System design, System analysis, Log-linear models, Data structures
Set-theoretic reconstructability analysis is used to characterize the structures of the mappings of elementary cellular automata. The minimum complexity structure for each ECA mapping, indexed by parameter σ, is more effective than the λ parameter of Langton as a predictor of chaotic dynamics.
Zwick, Martin and Shu, Hui, "Set-Theoretic Reconstructability of Elementary Cellular Automata" (1995). Systems Science Faculty Publications and Presentations. 99.