I am Alfons Hoekstra, and currently hold a position as Associate Professor at the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. I am affiliated with the Computational Science Lab, which is part of the Informatics Institute of the Faculty of Science.

I also hold a position as Professor in Computational Biomedicine at the ITMO University in Saint Petersburg, Russia.


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Book Simulating Complex Systems by Cellular Automata

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Out now, take a closer look, click here...

Journal of Computational Science

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The Journal of Computational Science is launched, and is now accepting papers for submission! Read more....


  • The Journal of Computational Science is launched, read more
  • A video report on the 2nd VPH study group is available here...