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Table 1 Parameters and their values used in the simulation experiments

From: To sleep or not to sleep: the ecology of sleep in artificial organisms

Parameter Name Min Max Step Constant
Distance between sleep and food (interDistance) 0.0 0.7 0.01 0.0, 0.35, 0.7
Food depletion rate 10 240 1 60
Number of food patches 10 120 1 40
Number of sleep patches 10 120 1 40
Number of sleep and food patches 10 120 1 40
  1. "Min" and "Max" represent the extreme ranges of values in focused tests, holding other traits constant. "Step" refers to the amount that values were incremented, while "Constant" gives the values used when one of the other parameters was varied.