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Simple Universal One-Dimensional Reversible Cellular Automata
Kenichi Morita

We study a problem of finding universal one-dimensional reversible (injective) cellular automata (RCAs) with a small number of states. We first give a 36-state universal RCA that operates on an infinite configuration that can simulate any cyclic tag system (CTAG). We then give a 98-state model that operates on a finite configuration and can also manage halting of a CTAG.

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