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List of Recent Publications:
(last update: March 2011)


Journals

International Journal of Signs and Semiotic Systems. (Editors-in-chief: Angelo Loula & João Queiroz)

Books:

Loula, A. & Queiroz, J. (2009). Advances in Modeling Adaptive and Cognitive Systems. Editora UEFS. (available online here)

El-Hani, C., Queiroz, J.,  & Emmeche, C. (2009). Genes, Information and Semiosis. Tartu Semiotic Library. 

Queiroz, J. & Gudwin, R. (eds.) (2007) Computação, Cognição e Semiose. EDUFBA. (in portuguese)

Farias, P. & Queiroz, J. (orgs.) (2006). Advanced Issues in Cognitive Science and Semiotics. Shaker.

Gudwin, R. & Queiroz, J. (2006) Semiotics and Intelligent Systems Development. Idea Group Inc. (IGI). 

Loula, A., Gudwin, R., Queiroz, J. (2006) Artificial Cognition Systems. Idea Group Inc. (IGI).


Queiroz, J. (2004) Semiose segundo C.S.Peirce. EDUC-FAPESP. PDF

Queiroz, J. & Gudwin, R. (orgs.) (2002). The Digital Encyclopedia of C.S.Peirce.  www.digitalpeirce.fee.unicamp.br



Special Issues:

Stjernfelt, F. & Queiroz, J. (guest eds.) (in prep.) Peircean diagrammatical logic. Semiotica (special issue on Peirce’s logical graphs)

Queiroz, J. & Merrell, F. (guest eds.). (2005). Abduction - between subjectivity and objectivity. (special issue on abductive inference) Semiotica 153 (1/4). cover online

Queiroz, J. & Gudwin, R. (guest eds.) (2003). Special issue on Computacional Intelligence and Semiotics. Semiotics, Evolution, Energy, and Development 3 (3).



Book Chapters:

Queiroz, J., Emmeche, C., Kull, K., El-Hani, C. (in press) The biosemiotic approach in biology: theoretical bases and applied models. The Ashgate Companion to Contemporary Philosophy of Biology. Terziz, George & Arp, Rob (eds.). Ashgate Publishing Limited Press.

Queiroz, J. (2007). Sobre a síntese de sistemas e criaturas semióticas, In: Computação, Cognição, Semiose. J.Queiroz, A. Loula & R.Gudwin (eds.). EDUFBA.

Loula, A., Gudwin, R., Ribeiro S., Araújo, I. e Queiroz, J. (2004) A proposal for a synthesis approach of semiotic artificial creatures. In: de Castro, L.N.  and von Zuben, F.J. (eds). Recent Developments in Biologically Inspired Computing. Idea Group Inc. (IGI). pp 270-300.


Journals:
Loula, A., El-Hani, C., Gudwin, R., Queiroz, J. (2010). The emergence of self-organized symbol-based communication in artificial creatures. Cognitive Systems Research 11:131-147.  PDF   DOI

Queiroz, J. & Merrell, F. (2009). On Peirce´s pragmatic notion of semiosis – a contribution for the design of meaning machines. Minds & Machines 19: 129-143.

Queiroz, J. & Merrell. (2008). Some remarks on Bickard and process metaphysics. Cybernetics and Human Knowing -- A Journal of Second Order Cybernetics, Autopoiesis & Semiotics 15: 64-70.

Queiroz, J. (2008). Classificações de signos de C.S.Peirce – de 'On the Logic of Science' ao 'Syllabus of Certain Topics of Logic'. Trans/form/ação 30 (2): 179-195.

Queiroz, J. & El-Hani, C. (2007). On Peirce's notion of information: remarks on De Tienne's position. Cognitio 8(2): 289-298.

Farias, P & Queiroz, J. (2007). On a diagrammatic method for Peirce's classifications of signs. Semiotics, Evolution, Energy, and Development 1: 1-18. PDF

Queiroz, J. & El-Hani, C. (2007). La emergencia del significado en sistemas semióticos. Revista de Filosofia -- Centro de estudos filosóficos Adolfo Garcia Dias 56: 47-65. PDF

Gomes, A., El-Hani, C., Gudwin, R., & Queiroz, J. (2007) Towards the emergence of meaning processes in computers from Peircean semiotics. Mind & Society -- Cognitive Studies in Economics and Social Sciences. 6: 173-187. PDF DOI

El-Hani, C., Arnelos, A. & Queiroz, J. (2007). Modeling a semiotic process in the immune system: signal transduction in the B-cell activation. Triple C - Cognition, Communication, Co-operation 5 (2): 24-36. PDF


Ribeiro, S., Loula, A., Araujo, I., Gudwin, R., Queiroz, J. (2007). Symbols are not uniquely human. Biosystems 90:263-272. PDF Available online: DOI

Queiroz, J. & Merrell, F. (2006). Semiosis and pragmatism: toward a dynamic concept of meaning. Sign System Studies 34 (1): 37-66. PDF

Queiroz, J. & El-Hani, C. (2006). Towards a multi-level approach to the emergence of meaning in living systems. Acta Biotheoretica 54: 179-206. 

Queiroz, J. & Merrell, F. (2006). Semiosis and pragmatism: toward a dynamic concept of meaning. Sign System Studies 34 (1): 37-66.

Farias, P. & Queiroz, J. (2006) Images, diagrams and metaphors: hypoicons in the context of Peirce’s 66-fold classification of signs. Semiotica -- Journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies 162 (1/4): 287-308. PDF

Queiroz, J. & El-Hani, C. (in press). Towards a multi-level approach to the emergence of meaning in living systems. Acta Biotheoretica. PDF

El-Hani, C., Queiroz, J. & Emmeche, C. (2006) A semiotic analysis of the genetic information system. Semiotica -- Journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies  160 (1/4): 1-68. Mouton D'Or 2006

Queiroz, J., El-Hani, C. (2006) Semiosis as an Emergent Process. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society: A Quarterly Journal in American Philosophy
42 (1): 78-116. PDF  online
 
El-Hani, C. & Queiroz, J. (in press) Semiose e emergência. Galaxia.

Queiroz, J. 2006. Comunicação animal -- problemas e métodos. Com Ciência, 80. 
 
Queiroz, J., Gudwin, R., Loula, A. (2006) Semiótica Sintética: sobre a síntese de criaturas simbólicas artificiais. In Cognito 3(2). PDF  online

El-Hani, C. & Queiroz, J. (2005) Modos de irredutibilidade das propriedades emergentes. Scientiæ Studia, São Paulo, v. 3, n. 1, p. 9-41. online

El-Hani, C. & Queiroz, J. (2005) Downward Determination. Abstracta 1(2):162-192. PDF  online

Queiroz, J., Emmeche, C. & El-Hani, C. (2005) Information and Semiosis in Living Systems: a semiotic approach. S.E.E.D. Journal (Semiotics, Evolution, Energy, and Development)
5(1):60-90. PDF

Queiroz, J. & Merrell, F. (eds.) (2005) Abduction – between subjectivity and objectivity. (special issue on Abduction: Semiotica - Journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies 153, 1/4).  PDF

Farias, P. & Queiroz, J. (2004). 10cubes and 3N3: Using interactive diagrams to model Charles Peirce’s classifications of signs. Semiotica -- Journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies 151 (1/4): 41-63. PDF draft

Farias, P., Queiroz, J. (2003). On diagrams for Peirce's 10, 28, and 66 classes of signs. Semiotica -- Journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies 147 (1/4): 165-184.

Queiroz, J., Gudwin, R. (2003) Computational Intelligence and Semiotics – on the synthesis of semiosis in artificial systems and creatures. S.E.E.D. Journal (Semiotics, Evolution, Energy, and Development), 3(3), pp.1-4.  HTML

Loula, A., Gudwin, R., Queiroz, J. (2003). Synthetic approach of symbolic creatures.
S.E.E.D. Journal (Semiotics, Evolution, Energy, and Development), 3(3), pp.125-133. HTML

Gomes, A., Gudwin, R., Queiroz, J. (2003) Towards Meaning Processes in Computers from Peircean Semiotics.
S.E.E.D. Journal (Semiotics, Evolution, Energy, and Development) 3(2), p. 69-79. HTML




Proceedings:


Loula, A., Gudwin, R., Queiroz, J. (2010). On the emergence of indexical and symbolic interpretation in artificial creatures, or What is this I hear?. Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems. MIT Press. pp. 862-868.  PDF

Freitas, Jackeline Spinola de; Imbert, Ricardo & Queiroz, João. (2007). Modeling Emotion-Influenced Social Behavior for Intelligent Virtual Agents. In A. Gelbukh and A.F. Kuri Morales (Eds.): MICAI 2007, LNAI 4827, 2007. (c) Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. pp. 370–380.

Gudwin, R. & Queiroz, J. (2007). Towards Machine Understanding:  Some Considerations Regarding Mathematical Semiosis. In The IEEE 2007 International Conference on Integration of Knowledge Intensive Multi-Agent Systems Proceedings. Henry Hexmoor and Craig Thompson (Eds.). pp. 247-252. 

Loula, A., Ribeiro, S., Queiroz, J. (2007) From theoretical and empirical constraints to synthetic experiments on symbol-based communication. In 8th IEEE AFRICON Conference, 2007, Windhoek, Namibia. 8th IEEE AFRICON Conference, 2007. p. 1-7. DOI

Gudwin, R. & Queiroz, J. 2007. Some considerations regarding mathematical semiosis. Africon 2007, IEEE, Issue 28: 1-7

Gomes, A., Gudwin, R., El-Hani, C., Queiroz, J. (forthcoming) Towards Meaning Process in Computer from Peircean Semiotics. In European Computing and Philosophy conference, June 3rd to 5th, 2004, University of Pavia, Italy.

Freitas, J. S., Gudwin, R., Queiroz, J. (2005). Emotion in Artificial Intelligence and Artificial Life Research: Facing Problems. Intelligent Virtual Agents: 5th International Working Conference, IVA 2005. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3661:501. Abstract(PDF) Extended Version(PDF) Springer
     
Loula, A., Gudwin, R. El-Hani, C.N. & Queiroz, J. (2005) The Emergence of Symbol-Based Communication in a Complex System of Artificial Creatures. In: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference Integration of Knowledge Intensive Multi-Agent Systems KIMAS '05: Modeling, Evolution and Engineering. 18 - 21 April 2005. Waltham, Massachusetts. Craig Thmpson & Henry Hexmoor (eds.). IEEE. pp.279-284. PDF

Gomes, A., Gudwin, R. & Queiroz, J. 2005. Meaningful Agents: A Semiotic Approach. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Integration of Knowledge Intensive Multi-Agent Systems. KIMAS ’05: Modeling, Evolution, and Engineering. Craig Thmpson & Henry Hexmoor (eds.). IEEE. Vol.1, pp.399-404.

Loula, A., Gudwin, R. e Queiroz, J. (2004) Symbolic Communication in Artificial Creatures: an experiment in Artificial Life. In XVII Brazilian Symposium on Artificial Intelligence - SBIA'04, September 29 - October 1, 2004, São Luís, Maranhão - Brazil (to appear in Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Springer-Verlag).  PDF Springer

Loula, A., Gudwin, R. e Queiroz, J. (2004) Comunicação Simbólica entre Criaturas Artificiais: um experimento em Vida Artificial. In II Workshop de Teses e Dissertações em Inteligência Artificial WTDIA'04, September 28, 2004, São Luis – Brasil. (in portuguese) PDF

Gomes, A., Gudwin, R. & Queiroz, J. (2003) On a Computational Model of Peircean Semiosis, In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Integration of Knowledge Intensive Multi-Agent Systems - KIMAS'03, Cambridge, MA, USA, 30-sep/04-oct 2003, IEEE, pp. 703-708. (ed.) Henry Hexmoor. PDF
 
Queiroz, J., Ribeiro, S. (2002) The biological substrate of icons, indexes and symbols in animal communication: a neurosemiotic analysis of Vervet monkey alarm-calls. In: The Peirce Seminar Papers – The State of the Art. Vol. V (Ed.) M. Shapiro. Berghahn Books. pp. 69-78. PDF

Loula, A., Gudwin, R., Ribeiro S., Araújo, I. e Queiroz, J. (2002). A proposal for a synthesis approach of semiotic artificial creatures. In: Joao Queiroz and Ricardo Gudwin (Eds.), Proceedings from the II Workshop on Computational Intelligence and Semiotics, October 8 and 9, 2002. Itaú Cultural, São Paulo. PUC-SP/UNICAMP.  v.1. p.42 - 47

Gudwin, R., Loula, A., Ribeiro S., Araújo, I. e Queiroz, J.. (2004) A proposal for a synthetic approach of symbolic semiosis. In: Körper - Verkörperung - Entkörperung / Body - Embodiment - Disembodiment [Akten des 10. Internationalen Kongresses der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Semiotik. Nöth, Winfried und Guido Ipsen (Hrsg.). 2003]. Kassel: Kassel University Press (CD-ROM). pp.641-658




Thesis and Technical Reports:

Gomes, A., Gudwin, R. & Queiroz, J. 2006. Modelo das relações signo-objeto segundo C.S.Peirce. DCA-FEEC Technical Report 06-02; 1-29.

Queiroz, J. & El-Hani, C. (2004) Towards a multi-level approach to the emergence of semiosis. DCA-FEEC Technical Report 04-07; 1-21. 2004.  PDF

Loula, Angelo (2004) Comunicação Simbólica entre Criaturas Artificiais: um experimento em Vida Artificial. MSc Thesis.  School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP). (in portuguese) PDF