Natural Computing (journal)

Natural Computing is a scientific journal covering natural computing research. It has been published quarterly by Springer Verlag (Springer Netherlands) in print (ISSN 1567-7818) and online (ISSN 1572-9796) since 2002.[1]

"Natural Computing refers to computational processes observed in nature, and human-designed computing inspired by nature ... molecular computing and quantum computing ... use of algorithms to consider evolution as a computational process, and neural networks in light of computational trends in brain research."[1]

It includes 19 open access articles as of 19 June 2016[2] and has an impact factor of 1.310.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "An International Journal". Natural Computing. 2002.
  2. ^ "Open Access at Natural Computing". Natural Computing. 2016.