!!International Workshop on Theoretical Computer Science\\
!Dedicated to Prof. Cristian S. Calude's 60th Birthday
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The Workshop took place between February 21 and February 24, 2012 in Auckland, New Zealand. The volume titled __[Computation, Physics and Beyond|http://www.springer.com/computer/theoretical+computer+science/book/978-3-642-27653-8?cm_cmm=sgw-_-ps-_-book-_-978-3-642-27653-8]__, based on the WTCS2012, was published in the [LNCS Festschrifts Series|http://www.springer.com/computer/lncs?SGWID=0-164-12-73275-0] of Springer. The volume contains contributions from invited speakers and regular papers that present either expository/survey results or original research in the following areas (in which [Cristian S. Calude|User/Calude_Cristian] has had significant contributions): 

*Algorithmic information theory 
*Automata and formal languages 
*Automata, logic, and applications 
*Computing and natural sciences 
*Computability and applications 
*Philosophy of computation 
*Physics and computation 
*Unconventional models of computation  
For further details concerning the workshop, see [http://www.cs.auckland.ac.nz/research/conferences/wtcs2012]
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|Metadata:International Workshop on Theoretical Computer Science - Dedicated to Prof. Cristian S. Calude's 60th Birthday