Achim's p16

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Achim's p16
Achim's p16 image
Pattern type Oscillator
Number of cells 32
Bounding box 15×15
Period 16
Mod 8
Heat 43
Volatility 1.00
Strict volatility 0.77
Discovered by Achim Flammenkamp
Year of discovery 1994

Achim's p16 is a period 16 oscillator that was found by Achim Flammenkamp on July 27, 1994.[1] With only 32 cells, it is the smallest known period 16 oscillator.[2] In October 2004 Jason Summers found a 12-glider synthesis of this oscillator.[3]

See also

References

  1. Dean Hickerson's oscillator stamp collection.
  2. "Class 2 Objects Catalog". Retrieved on April 11, 2009.
  3. Jason Summers' jslife pattern collection.

External links

  • Achim's p16 at Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Life