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Complex Systems Summer School 2011 Modules

Organized by Simon DeDeo and James O'Dwyer


For the upcoming Emergence module, there will be two options at the practical Tuesday afternoon:

1. for those who have group projects that they are excited about, James and I will join in discussions about how concepts and tools from the lectures can be usefully applied.

2. for those who want focused practice, we will have a guided practical, outlined on the worksheet, on topological defects and the dynamics of phase transitions as applied to physical, biological and social systems.


Simon DeDeo

Some influential views on emergence

Background concepts, tools and techniques

Many different fields invent similar tools to study emergent phenomena; browse through these below as you like, following in greater depth those that fit your skill set and interests.

Useful, but not directly related

Iain Couzin

(Content from the 2009/2010 Wikis)