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By Jan W Vasbinder

ISBN-10: 9814619868

ISBN-13: 9789814619868

John Holland is without doubt one of the few scientists, who all by means of themselves and by means of their objectives, helped switch the process technology and the wealth of human wisdom. there's not often a box of technological know-how or difficulties, that isn't suffering from John's paintings on complexity and specifically, complicated adaptive structures. at the get together of his eighty fifth birthday, lots of his pals wrote approximately John, approximately aspects of this impressive guy that in simple terms humans on the subject of him can recognize and tell.

This e-book collects these tales highlighting elements of the construction of complexity technology that might probably no longer be present in the books on John's works.

The tales and anecdotes approximately his quests, his collaborators, and his buddies, express his extraordinary brain, his boyish interest and explorative power, his philosophy of existence, his huge, immense hospitality and traditional inclination to make friends.

Contents:

  • John Holland as Brother, Father, Uncle, pal, Youngest guy, Poker participant, Boss, Colleague, instructor and Evolutionary Paradox
  • About Self Reproducing Automata, the realm of Economics, Genetic Algorithms, advanced Adaptive structures, Agent established Modeling
  • Poem, Poetry, His type, Shoshin, A Tribute, First come upon, resource of thought, BACH workforce, Para Limes

Readership: scholars, lecturers and somebody attracted to complexity technological know-how.
Key Features:

  • Gives a distinct perception into the area of individuals serious about constructing complexity science
  • A relocating tribute to a privotal determine by means of buddies, a lot of whom are popular scientists
  • Highlights a curious brain that has stayed younger for eighty five years

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