Asynchronous

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Asynchronous

1. In computing, describing a process that occurs independently of other processes.

2. In telecommunications, describing two signals within a network or between two networks that are sent at different times.

3. More generally, describing two or more events that occur at a different time or something that occurs at the wrong time.
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In the no-information condition, the synchronism and asynchronism groups experienced the identical contingency.
Keywords: cellular automata, asynchronism, random processes, coalescent random walks
Influence of asynchronism in ECA's has been studied for instance in [11384, SdR99], with motivations in physics, and in biology.