Membrane Computing - Xholon App

What is it

This is a model of a Membrane Computing system.

How to use it

Run it:

  1. Run the Java application through the XhnMemComp GUI (, and select File --> Open --> memcomp --> CoopPSys02ex343_2 --> CoopPSys02ex343_2_xhn.
  2. Expand the Controller node in the tree.
  3. Press the Start node.
  4. You should see ...

Expected Results for each membrane (for deterministic, or typical case)
DIS - dissolved

Step  m1     m2       m3
===== ====== ======   ======
0            aaaaccd
1            aadzz
2            dcc
3     ccd    DIS
4     cc              y
"Computation was successful."

Things to notice

Things to try

Extending the model

Xholon and Ealontro features

Credits and references

Paun, Gh. (2002). Membrane Computing. Second example in section 3.4.3