11. Bioinspired and Biomimetic Logic Devices

  1. Konrad Szaciłowski1,2

Published Online: 16 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470710883.ch11

Infochemistry: Information Processing at the Nanoscale

Infochemistry: Information Processing at the Nanoscale

How to Cite

Szaciłowski, K. (2012) Bioinspired and Biomimetic Logic Devices, in Infochemistry: Information Processing at the Nanoscale, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470710883.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Non-Ferrous Metals, AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland

  2. 2

    Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470710722

Online ISBN: 9780470710883



  • bioinspired and biomimetic logic devices;
  • information processing in natural systems, dynamic reaction–diffusion;
  • biomolecular processes, Boolean logic and gene, signal transduction;
  • concatenated four-enzyme logic, and electronic circuits;
  • concatenation of logic gates, enzymatic implementation of logic gates;
  • logic systems, biocatalytic half-adder and four coupled enzymes;
  • direct electrochemical reactions, enzymatic in traumatic level detection;
  • enzymes as information carriers, and enzyme-driven logic gates;
  • nucleic acids, information carriers and storage units for genetic information;
  • MAYA-II automaton, and bioinspired devices, a greater flexibility


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Information Processing in Natural Systems

  • Protein-Based Digital Systems

  • Binary Logic Devices based on Nucleic Acids

  • Logic Devices Based on Whole Organisms

  • References