New England Complex Systems Institute

International Conference on Complex Systems (ICCS)

May 21-26, 2000 in Nashua, NH

Conference Program (updated 05/18/2000)

SUNDAY, May 21

9:30AM-5:00PM PEDAGOGICAL SESSION

*DAVID MEYER - Pedagogical Session
 
*GEORGE COWAN - Complexity: Past and Future
*MICHEL BARANGER - Physics and the Complexity Revolution
*ATLEE JACKSON - Unifying principles
Lunch break
*RONNIE MAINIERI - Dynamical systems
*MITCHELL FEIGENBAUM - Chaos
*ROBERT BERWICK - Language
*DON INGBER - Biomedicine

5:00PM-6:00PM RECEPTION

6:00PM-7:30PM RECEPTION SESSION

*EDWARD LORENZ - Climate

MONDAY, May 22

8:10AM Continental breakfast
 
8:50AM YANEER BAR-YAM - Welcome
 
9:00AM-12:40PM EMERGENCE
 
*MICHEL BARANGER - Emergence
 
*STUART KAUFFMAN - Emergence [Herbert A. Simon Award Lecture]
*EUGENE STANLEY - Corelations and dynamics
Break
*SIMON LEVIN - The ecology and evolution of commmunties
*DAVE CLARK- Emergent dynamics of the Internet
 
Presentation of the HERBERT A. SIMON Award
12:40PM Lunch

2:20PM-5:00PM DESCRIPTION AND MODELING

*JACK COHEN - Description and Modeling
 
*GREG CHAITIN - Fundamentals of Mathematics
*PER BAK - Self-organization
Break
*KATHLEEN CARLEY - Agents in societies
 

6:30PM-9:00PM HIGH DENSITY PARALLEL SESSIONS (Titles of talks, labeled with M-<Subject Abbreviations>, are listed below program)

Thread A:
Applications
*BILL KALIARDOS
*STEPHEN HILL & PETER LEGG
Engineering, Internet, and Cyberspace
*M. RAGHIB
*ANDREW NORMAN
Pattern Formation
*E. LOZNEANU, S. POPESCU, & M. SANDULOVICIU
*IRINA TROFIMOVA
*WILLIAM SULIS
Spatiotemporal Patterns
*CARMEN J. GAGNE & MARCELO GLEISER
*E. LOZNEANU, M. SANDULOVICIU & S. POPESCU
*JESSICA KLEISS
*E. DEGROOTE & P. L. GARCIA-YBARRA
*HORACIO G. ROTSTEIN & RINA TANNENBAUM
Thread B:
Biocomplexity
*DEREK RAINE
*SIMON BERKOVICH
*KOJI OHNISHI
*SUNGCHUL JI
Neural Cognition
*SORINEL ADRIAN OPRISAN & CARMEN C. CANAVIER
*J. BHATTACHARYA, H. PETSCHE, E. PEREDA
*JOYDEEP BHATTACHARYA
*RICHARD HAHNLOSER
Medical
*CEFEINO OBCEMEA
Thread C:
Socio-economic Systems 
    Economics
*FREDERIC B. JENNINGS, JR.
*YOSHI FUJIWARA & SATOSHI MAEKAWA
    Political and Social Networks
*M. RAGHIB
*GUS KOEHLER
*PATTI HAMILTON & BRUCE J. WEST
*SEAN HAGBERG
    Organizational
*WILLIAM E. SMITH
*BERNARD PAVARD & JULIE DUGDALE
*IAN F. WILKINSON, JAMES B. WILEY, & AIZHONG LI
*ALICE DAVIDSON
Thread D:
Education
*CLAIRE EDELIST
*DAMON CENTOLA, EAMON MCKENZIE, & URI WILENSKY
*PAUL NEWTON & LARRY SMITH
*MARIA A SERRANO-LOPEZ
Psychology
*MIHNEA MOLDOVEANU
Business
*MICHAEL J. JACOBSON, GLEN E. P. ROPELLA, & MARY ANN ALLISON
*JERRY KURTYKA
*JOCHEN SCHOLL
*MARK GAYNOR
Thread E:
Ecology & Evolution
*LAEL PARROTT & ROBERT KOK
*PETER DITTRICH
*STUART M. LEIDERMAN
Complexity
*CARLOS E. PUENTE
*CARLOS J. MORALES & ERIC KOLACZYK
*ROBERT K. LOGAN
*LEV STEINBERG
Alternate Approaches to Complexity
*JEFFREY G. LONG
Alternate Approaches to Consciousness
*DANIEL W. MILLER
*ALEX LEVICHEV
Biocomplexity
*L. K. PANINA, UY. A. KUMZEROV, E. BOGOMOLOVA
*CRAIG ZIMMERMANN
ALFREDO MARCANO and JUAN JIMINEZ
*SANJIVE QAZI AND BARRY TRIMMER
*ISTVAN P. SUGAR
*HIROKI SAYAMA AND YANEER BAR-YAM
*STEPHEN H. BENNETT, MARLOWE W. ELDRIDGE, CARLOS E. PUENTE, RUDOLF H. RIEDI, THOMAS R. NELSON, BOYD W. GOETZMAN, JAY M. MILSTEIN, SHIAM S. SINGHAL, KEITH HORSFIELD, MICHAEL J. WOLDENBERG
*OLGA ZHAXYBAYEVA, LORRAINE OLENDZENSKI, LEI LIU, RYAN MURPHEY, DONG GUK SHIN & J. PETER GOGARTEN
*PETER WOLF
*CAROLY A. SHUMWAY, HANS A. HOFMANN, D. SOROCCO, R. WAKAFUMBE, AND L. KAUFMAN
*CARLOS E. PUENTE
*VICTORIA ANNE SMITH
Computing
*SOL EFRONI
*JEREMY ZUCKER
Ecology
*MICHAEL HAUHS, HOLGER LANGE, & ALOIS KASTNER-MARESCH
*YORAM LOUZOUN
*J. L GARLAND, J. F. WEISHAMPEL, & J. P. RICHMOND
Education
*BROCK DUBBELS
Medical
*JOHN H. HOLMES, DENNIS R. DURBIN, AND FLAURA K. WINSTON
*URI HERSHBERG, YORAM LOUZOUN, SORIN SOLOMON
*PARTHA PRATIM KANJILAL, SHARBA BANDYOPADHYAY, & JOYDEEP BHATTACHARYA
Psychology
*WILLEM ZUIDEMA
Socio-economic
*DEAN LEBARON & GOTTFRIED MAYER-KRESS
*CHRISTINA STOICA
*LIONEL SACKS
*VESA SALMINEN & BALAN PILLAI
*CARLOS GERSHENSON, PEDRO PABLO GONZALEZ AND JOSE NEGRETE MARTINEZ
*SORINEL ADRIAN OPRISAN
Spatio-Temporal
*DAVID J. SILL
*ABRAHAM D. STROOCK, RUSTEM F. ISMAGILOV, HOWARD A. STONE, AND GEORGE M. WHITESIDES
*M. LONG NGUYEN
*ILIJA DUKOVSKI
*J. BHATTACHARYA, R. KARIYAPPA, E. PEREDA, & P. P. KANJILAL

TUESDAY, May 23

8:20AM Continental Breakfast

9:00AM-12:20PM SELF-ORGANIZATION
 
*DAVID CAMPBELL - Self-Organization
 
*GEORGE WHITESIDES - Complex chemical systems
*IRV EPSTEIN - From nonlinear chemistry to biology
*CHRIS ADAMI - Artificial life
*DUNCAN WATTS-Small world networks
 
12:20PM Lunch
 
2:00PM-5:00PM AFTERNOON PARALLEL BREAKOUT SESSIONS
 
*JOHN SYMONS - Philosophy of Brain/Mind
*JOHN BICKLE,
*BILL BECHTEL,
*ALFREDO PEREIRA,
*JOAO TEIXERA,
*ALEX RUEGER
 
*IRV EPSTEIN - Evolution (Titles of talks, labeled with Tu-Aft-Evol, are listed below program)
*JACK COHEN
*HOMAYOUN BAGHERI-CHAICHIAN
*J. PETER GOGARTEN, W. FORD DOOLITTLE, & LORRAINE OLENDZENSKI
*YUKIHIKO TOQUENAGA
*JOHN PEPPER
 
*DAVID MEYER & RONNIE MAINIERI- Spatio-temporal Patterns (Titles of talks, labeled with Tu-Aft-SpatTemp, are listed below program)
*ALFRED HUBLER
*ANDREAS RECHTSEINER & ANDREW M. FRASER
*ALEXANDER WAGNER
*J. PALMER
*RUSTEM F. ISMAGILOV
*J. C. SPROTT
 
*JUERGEN KLUEVER - Social Systems
*NAZLI CHOUCRI,
*EDGAR PETERS,
*PATRICK DOREIAN,
*ROBERT MACDONALD & CHRISTOPHER OWENS,
*CHRISTINA STOICA
*KATHLEEN CARLEY & CARTER BUTTS
 
7:00PM-10:00PM EVENING PARALLEL BREAKOUT SESSIONS
 
*DAN FREY - Complexity in the Aerospace Industry
*EDWARD F. CRAWLEY,
*JOHN P. SULLIVAN,
*WILLIAM P. NIEDRINGHAUS,
*DAN HASTINGS,
*CHRIS HOLMES
 
*JOHN BICKLE - Neural Cognition (Titles of talks, labeled with Tu-Eve-Neural, are listed below program)
*HELEN BARBAS
*R. V. JENSEN
*MARK A. KON & LESZEK PLASKOTA
*MARICA BERNSTEIN
*RICHARD HAHNLOSER
*S. J. NASUTO, J. L. KRICHMAR, R. SCORCIONI, & G. A. ASCOLI
*PETER CARIANI
 
*JEFF STOCK - Ecology (Titles of talks, labeled with Tu-Eve-Ecol, are listed below program)
*MADHUR ANAND
*VASYL GAFIYCHUK & I. A. LUBASHEVSKY
*GUY HOELZER
*HIROKI SAYAMA, LES KAUFMAN & YANEER BAR-YAM
*MICHAEL HAUHS, HOLGER LANGE & ALOIS KASTNER-MARESCH
 
*MICHAEL JACOBSON - Business & Management (Titles of talks, labeled with Tu-Eve-Bus, are listed below program)
*BOB WIEBE
*LINDA TESTA
*PIERPAOLO ANDRIANI
*HAROLD E. KLEIN
*LUIS MATEUS ROCHA
*PHILLIP AUERSWALD
*TED FULLER & PAUL MORAN

 WEDNESDAY, May 24

8:20AM Continental Breakfast
 
9:00AM-12:20AM COMPLEX ENGINEERED SYSTEMS
 
*DAN BRAHA - Complex Engineered Systems
 
*NAM SUH - Complexity and Design Engineering
*STEVEN EPPINGER - Product Development Complexity
Break
*BILL MITCHELL - Complexity in Architecture
*MICHAEL CARAMANIS - Scale Decomposition of Production
 
*HELEN HARTE - Afternoon Session Organization
*ALI MINAI - Proceedings Organization
 
12:30PM Lunch
 
2:00PM-5:00PM AFTERNOON PARALLEL SESSIONS
 
Thread A
Education (Titles of talks, labeled with W-Ed, are listed below program)
*LYNN ANDREA STEIN
*URI WILENSKY
*ROBERT TINKER
*KAREN VANDERVEN & CARLOS ANTONIO TORRE
*LEN R. TRONCALE
Art (Titles of talks, labeled with W-Art, are listed below program)
*IGOR YEVIN
*JACK OX
Thread B
Particle Physics Special Talk
*CLAUDIO REBBI - Multiple scales in particle physics
Socio-Economic Systems Special Talk
*LIONEL SACKS
Applications (Titles of talks, labeled with W-App, are listed below program)
*FRED M. DISCENZO
Funding (Titles of talks, labeled with W-Fund, are listed below program)
*MARIANN JELINEK - NSF
*JAMES J. ANDERSON - NIH
*ERIC HAMILTON & ANTHONY E. KELLY - NSF
Thread C
Pattern Formation (Titles of talks, labeled with W-Patt, are listed below program)
*MARK KIMURA, YURI MANSURY, THOMAS S. DEISBOECK, & JOSE LOBO
*BARTOSZ A. GRZYBOWSKI, HOWARD A. STONE & GEORGE M. WHITESIDES
*S. C. NICOLIS, J. L. DENEUBOURG, A. SOQUET, & D. DEMOLIN
Cellular Automata and Artificial Life (Titles of talks, labeled with W-CA/Alife, are listed below program)
*FLOCCHINI, GIUSEPPE PRENCIPE, NICOLA SANTORO, & PETER WIDMAYER
*RAVI JONNAL & ANTHONY CHEMERO
Cellular Automata and Complexity (Titles of talks, labeled with W-Complx, are listed below program)
*HOWARD A. BLAIR
*SITABHRA SINHA
 
6:15PM-7:45PM BANQUET
 
7:45PM-9:30PM BANQUET SESSION
 
*KENNETH ARROW - Economics

THURSDAY, May 25

8:20AM Continental Breakfast
 
9:00AM-12:20AM BIOCOMPLEXITY
 
*TEMPLE SMITH - Biocomplexity
 
*LEROY HOOD - Complex biological systems
*JEFF STOCK - The bacterial nanobrain
*STUART PIMM - Biodiversity and the construction of ecosystems 
*JAY LEMKE - Multiple Timescales in Complex Ecosocial Systems
 
12:20PM Lunch
 
2:00PM-5:00PM AFTERNOON PARALLEL BREAKOUT SESSIONS
 
*JEFF CARES & JOHN DICKMANN - Military Systems (Titles of talks, labeled with Th-Aft-Mil, below program)
*ALFRED BRANDSTEIN & GARY E. HORNE
*ISSAC SAIS
*YACOV Y. HAIMES & PAUL JIANG
 
*PETRA AHRWEILER - Simulating Self-Organizing Innovation Networks
*NIGEL GILBERT,
*PAUL WINDRUM & CHRIS BIRCHENHALL
*ANDREAS PYKA & P. SAVIOTTI
*GLEN ROPELLA
 
*SUNGCHUL JI - Biocomplexity (Titles of talks, labeled with Th-Aft-BioComp, are listed below program)
*DANIEL ROTHMAN
*EDWARD C. COX
*E. B. BOGOMOLOVA, A. L. BULIANITSA, E. UY. BYSTROVA,V. E. KUROCHKIN, & L. K. PANINA
*LOIS LE SCELLER, CAMILLE RIPOLL, MAURICE DEMARTY, & VIC NORRIS
*CHRIS FALL
*ANDREY RZHETSKY
 
*EAMONN KELLY - Education Round Table
*JIM KAPUT,
*LEROY HOOD
*JAY LEMKE,
*ROUMEN BORISSOV,
*ERIC HAMILTON
 
7:00PM-10:00PM EVENING PARALLEL BREAKOUT SESSIONS
 
*MARK W. McELROY - Knowledge Management
*STEVEN A. CAVALERI,
*FRED REED,
*AMY EDMONDSON,
GEORGE ROTH
MICHAEL MCMASTER
 
*JEFF SCHANK - Psychology (Titles of talks, labeled with Th-Aft-Psych, are listed below program)
*D. R. BAUER & V. UTERMOHLEN
*WILLIAM H. CALVIN & DEREK BICKERTON
*RICHARD A. HEATH
*KEITH WARREN
*DAVID R. COLLINS & GEOFFREY P. BINGHAM
*MICHAEL PICHAT
*MIHNEA MOLDOVEANU
 
*JIM UBER - Socio-economic systems (Titles of talks, labeled with Th-Eve-SocEcon, are listed below program)
*I. ADJALI, D. COLLINGS, A. VARLEY, & M. H. LYONS
*ERIC B. BAUM & IGOR DURDANOVIC
*THOMAS MAXWELL, ROBERT COSTANZA, ALEXEY VOINOV, ROEL BOUMANS, & FERDINANDO VILLA
*DAVID W. PETERSON
*BENNETT LEVITAN, JOSE LOBO, & DEBORAH STRUMSKY
 
*HELEN HARTE - Medical Complexity (Titles of talks, labeled with Th-Eve-Med, are listed below program)
*STEVEN H. KLEINSTEIN & JASWINDER PAL,
*SUI HUANG & DONALD INGBER,
*F. SAFFRE, C. FRELIN, & V. KRINSKY,
*GARY AN,
*EDWARD J. GALLAHER

FRIDAY, May 26

8:20AM Continental Breakfast
 
9:00AM-3:00PM MEDICAL COMPLEXITY
 
*THOMAS DEISBOECK / *YASHA KRESH Medical Complexity
 
*CLAY EASTERLY - The virtual human
*ALAN PERELSON - Theory of the immune system
Break
*JIM COLLINS - Dynamics in multiscale biology
*TIMOTHY BUCHMAN - Multiorgan Failure
Break and continue over lunch
*ARY GOLDBERGER - Fractal Mechanisms and Complex Dynamics in Health, Aging and Disease
*STEPHEN SMALL - Medical Errors
MARK SMITH - Medical Management

List of Presentations (not yet including plenary talks)

Key: [P]Poster, [M]Monday Evening, [Tu-Aft]Tuesday Afternoon, [Tu-Eve]Tuesday Evening, [W]Wednesday Afternoon, [Th-Aft]Thursday Afternoon [Th-Eve]Thursday Evening. Subjects are also typically indicated in abbreviated form.

ADJALI[Th-Eve-SocEcon] I. ADJALI, D. COLLINGS, A. VARLEY, & M. H. LYONS — Investigating Learning Schemes in Game Theory With an Application to a Model of Entry in a Regulated Market

AHRWEILER[Th-Aft-InnNet] PETRA AHRWEILER - Simulating Self-Organizing Innovation Networks (session into)

AN[Th-Eve-Med] GARY AN – Complexity, Emergence, and Pathophysiology: Using Agent-Based Computer Simulation to Characterize the Non-Adaptive Inflammatory Response

ANAND[Tu-Eve-Ecology] MADHUR ANAND – Ecological Communities: More than the Sum of their Parts

ANDERSON [W-Funding] JAMES J. ANDERSON - Funding Opportunities at the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH

ANDRIANI[Tu-Eve-Bus] PIERPAOLO ANDRIANI - Complexity, Knowledge Creation, and Distributed Intelligence in Industrial Clusters

AUERSWALD[Tu-Eve-Bus] PHILLIP AUERSWALD — The Complexity of Production and Inter-Industry Difference in the Persistence of Profits Above the Norm

BAGHERI-CHAICHIAN[Tu-Aft-Evol] HOMAYOUN BAGHERI-CHAICHIAN – Evolvability of Multi-Enzyme Systems

BARANGER[Sunday]MICHEL BARANGER - Physics and the Complexity Revolution

BARBAS[Tu-Eve-Neural] HELEN BARBAS - Patterns Of Cortical Connections Linking Areas Associated With Cognition, Memory, And Emotion In Primates

BAUER[Th-Aft-Psych] D. R. BAUER & V. UTERMOHLEN - Sensor Fusion Between Taste and Smell to Provide Flavor: An Example of a Complex Process

BAUM [Th-Eve-SocEcon] ERIC B. BAUM & IGOR DURDANOVIC — Evolution of Cooperation in an Artificial Economy

BENNETT[P-BioComplx]STEPHEN H. BENNETT, MARLOWE W. ELDRIDGE, CARLOS E. PUENTE, RUDOLF H. RIEDI, THOMAS R. NELSON, BOYD W. GOETZMAN, JAY M. MILSTEIN, SHIAM S. SINGHAL, KEITH HORSFIELD, MICHAEL J. WOLDENBERG - Origins of Fractal Branching in the Lung

BERKOVICH[M-BioComplx] SIMON BERKOVICH – On the "Barcode" Interpretation of the DNA Structure

BERNSTEIN[Tu-Eve-Neural] MARICA BERNSTEIN - Fusing Significance Coding in Cingulate Cortex with Frontal Circuits Generating Cognitive Sequences: Generalizing from a Neurocomputational Model of "Motivated" Saccadic Eye Movements

BHATTACHARYA[M-Neural]J. BHATTACHARYA, H. PETSCHE, E. PEREDA - Co-Operation in the Brain in Higher Cognitive Functioning

BHATTACHARYA[M-Neural]JOYDEEP BHATTACHARYA - In Search Of Scaling in the Brain

BHATTACHARYA[P-SpatTemp]J. BHATTACHARYA, R. KARIYAPPA, E. PEREDA, & P. P. KANJILAL — Application of Nonlinear Analysis to Intensity Oscillations of the Chromospheric Bright Points

BLAIR[W-Complx] HOWARD A. BLAIR - Locating Self-Organizing Structure at the Edge of Chaos

BOGOMOLOVA[Th-Aft-BioComplx] E. B. BOGOMOLOVA, A. L. BULIANITSA, E. UY. BYSTROVA, V. E. KUROCHKIN, & L. K. PANINA – Spatial Periodicity in Mycelial Fungi Growth with Respect to their Life Strategies

BRANDSTEIN[Th-Aft-Mil] ALFRED BRANDSTEIN & GARY E. HORNE - Operational Synthesis

CALVIN[Th-Aft-Psych] WILLIAM H. CALVIN & DEREK BICKERTON - Lingua ex Machina: Reconciling Darwin and Chomsky

CARAMANIS[W-Eng] MICHAL C. CARAMANIS - Time Scale Decomposition in Complex Manufacturing Systems Decision Making

CARIANI[Tu-Eve-Neural] PETER CARIANI - Emergence of a Perceptual Gestalt: Neural Correlates of the Pitch of the "Missing Fundamental"

CENTOLA[M-Ed]DAMON CENTOLA, EAMON MCKENZIE, & URI WILENSKY — Survival of the "Groupiest:" Understanding of Multi-Level Evolution through Multi-Agent Modeling in the EACH Project

CHAISSON[P-AltComplx]ERIC J. CHAISSON — Cosmic Evolution: The Rise of Complexity in Nature

COHEN[Tu-Aft-Evol] JACK COHEN - Evolution is Complex ...

COLLINS[Th-Aft-Psych] DAVID R. COLLINS & GEOFFREY P. BINGHAM - How Continuous is the Perception of Relative Phase?

COHEN[Th-Aft-Evol] JACK COHEN - Evolution is Complex...

COX[Th-Aft-BioComplx] EDWARD C. COX – The Control of Organism and Territory Size in Dictyostelium: The Importance of Spiral Waves

CRAWLEY[Tu-Eve-AeroSpace] EDWARD F. CRAWLEY - System Architecture and Complexity

DAVIDSON[M-Med] ALICE DAVIDSON – Using Mutual Information to Discover Human-Environment Patterning Related to Well-Being

DAWIDOV[Th-Aft-BioComplx] D DAWIDOV , K PLATOV & N KOTOV - An analysis of the complex biomolecular system which controls motor activity of Paramecium

DEGROOTE [M-SpatTemp]E. DEGROOTE & P. L. GARCIA-YBARRA — Criticality of Flame Spreading over Liquid Fuels

DISCENZO[W-Apps] FRED M. DISCENZO — Intelligent Devices Enable Enhanced Modeling and Control of Complex Real-Time Systems

DITTRICH[M-Ecol] PETER DITTRICH – The Seceder Effect in Bounded Space

DMITRIEVA[M-complx]L. A. DMITRIEVA, D. D. GUSHIN, & YU. A. KUPERIN - Generalized Spectral Analysis of Some Exactly Solvable Chaotic Maps

DOREIAN[Tu-Aft-Soc] PATRICK DOREIAN - Evolution of Social Networks in Fragments

DUBBELS[P-Educ] BROCK DUBBELS - Simplifying Literature with Complexity

DUKOVSKI[P-SpatTemp] ILIJA DUKOVSKI - Invaded Cluster Monte Carlo Algorithm for Critical Points with Continuous Symmetry Breaking

EDELIST[M-Ed]CLAIRE EDELIST — Teaching the Modeling of Biological Systems

EFRONI[P-Comput]SOL EFRONI–Design principles of cognitive systems: Immunity, Vision, Language

EPPINGER[W-Eng] STEVE EPPINGER - Three Views of Product Development Complexity

FALL[M-BioComplx] CHRIS FALL – Integrated modeling of Ca2+ signaling

FLOCCHINI[W-CA/Alife] PAOLA FLOCCHINI, GIUSEPPE PRENCIPE, NICOLA SANTORO, & PETER WIDMAYER - Limits to Pattern Formation by Autonomous Mobile Robots

FREY[Tu-Eve-AeroSpace] DAN FREY - Overview of Complexity in the Aerospace Industry

FUJIWARA [M-SocioEcon-Econ]YOSHI FUJIWARA & SATOSHI MAEKAWA — Self-similarity dynamics of price fluctuations

FULLER [Tu-Eve-Bus] TED FULLER & PAUL MORAN - Thinking for Organizational Learning Complexity as a Social Science Methodology in Understanding the Impact of Exogenous Systemic Change on Small Business

GAFIYCHUK[Tu-Eve-Ecology] VASYL GAFIYCHUK & I. A. LUBASHEVSKY– Synergetic Self-Regulation in Complex Hierarchical Systems

GAGNE [M-SpatTemp]CARMEN J. GAGNE & MARCELO GLEISER — Lattice Independent Approach to Thermal Phase Mixing

GALLAHER[Th-Eve-Med] EDWARD J. GALLAHER - Experiments and Dynamic Modeling of Alcohol Sensitivity and Tolerance in Genetically Diverse Inbred Mouse Strains.

GARLAND[P-Ecology] J. L GARLAND, J. F. WEISHAMPEL, & J. P. RICHMOND – Self-Organized Critical Behavior in Microbial Communities

GAYNOR[M-Bus]MARK GAYNOR — Network Services as Complex Adaptive Systems

GERSHENSON[P-SocEcon] CARLOS GERSHENSON, PEDRO PABLO GONZALEZ AND JOSE NEGRETE MARTINEZ— Action Selection and Weak Social Action

GILBERT [Thu-Aft-InnNet] N. GILBERT and J. VAUX Innovation networks by design: the case of the Mobile Virtual Centre of Excellence

GOGARTEN[Tu-Aft-Evol] J. PETER GOGARTEN, W. FORD DOOLITTLE, & LORRAINE OLENDZENSKI – Does HGT Shape Microbial Taxonomy?

GOLDBERGER[F-Med] ARY GOLDBERGER - Fractal Mechanisms and Complex Dynamics in Health: Breakdown with Aging and Disease

GRZYBOWSKI[W-Patt] BARTOSZ A. GRZYBOWSKI, HOWARD A. STONE, & GEORGE M. WHITESIDES - Dynamic Self-Assembly of Magnetized, Millimeter-Sized Objects Rotating at the Liquid-Air Interface

HAGBERG[M-SocioEcon-SocNet]SEAN HAGBERG — The Emergence of Symbol 

HAHNLOSER[M-Neural] RICHARD HAHNLOSER - Steady-State Transmission of Poisson Distributed Pulses

HAIMES [Th-Aft-Mil] YACOV Y. HAIMES AND PAUL JIANG - Leontief-Based Model of Risk in Complex Interconnected Infrastructures

HAHNLOSER[Tu-Eve-Neural] RICHARD HAHNLOSER - Digital selection and analog amplification coexist in a silicon circuit inspired by cortex.

HAMILTON [W-Funding] ERIC HAMILTON & ANTHONY E. KELLY - Organizing NSF's Education Research Program as a Complex System of Investigation

HAMILTON [M-SocioEcon-SocNet]PATTI HAMILTON & BRUCE J. WEST — Nonlinear Dynamics in Births to Teens in Texas

HASTINGS[Tu-Eve-AeroSpace] DAN HASTINGS - Space Systems: Policy, Design, and Architecture

HAUHS[Tu-Eve-Ecology] [P-Ecol] MICHAEL HAUHS, HOLGER LANGE, & ALOIS KASTNER-MARESCH – Computer-Aided Managing of Ecosystems: The Case of Forestry

HEATH[Th-Aft-Psych] RICHARD A. HEATH - Complexity, Nonlinearly, and Human Cognition

HERSHBERG[P-Medical]URI HERSHBERG, YORAM LOUZOUN, SORIN SOLOMON - Modelling HIV strain evolution: The Mechanism of Slow Victory

HILL[M-Apps] STEPHEN HILL & PETER LEGG - Top Down vs. Bottom Up Resource Allocation Strategies in 3rd Generation Mobile Communications

HOELZER[Tu-Eve-Ecology] GUY HOELZER – The Self-Organization of Population Structure in Biological Systems

HOLMES[Tu-Eve-AeroSpace] CHRIS HOLMES - Using Platform Design to Manage Complexity of an Aerospace Product Line

HOLMES[P-Medical] JOHN H. HOLMES, DENNIS R. DURBIN, AND FLAURA K. WINSTON - Evolution-Assisted Emergence of Explanatory and Predictive Models in Population-Based Epidemiologic Surveillance Data

HUANG[Th-Eve-Med] SUI HUANG & DONALD INGBER – Cell State Dynamics and Malignant Transformation as Boolean Regulatory Networks: A Model for Postgenomic Integrative Biology

HUBLER[Tu-Aft-SpatTemp]ALFRED W. HUBLER, PAUL MELBY, CARL TRACY - Adaptation to the Edge of Chaos of Self-Adjusting Dynamical Systems

ISMAGILOV[Tu-Aft-SpatTemp] RUSTEM F. ISMAGILOV — [Spatiotemporal patterns and system environment interactions]

JACKSON [Sunday] E. ATLEE JACKSON - The Evolution of Nature's Dynamics: Unifying Principles?

JACOBSON[M-Bus]MICHAEL J. JACOBSON, GLEN E. P. ROPELLA, & MARY ANN ALLISON - Multi-Agent Modeling of Technologically Disrupted Market Ecologies: Business Challenges, Model Development, And Applications

JELINEK[W-Funding] MARIANN JELINEK, NSF - Innovation and Organizational Change

JENNINGS[M-SocioEcon-Econ]FREDERIC B. JENNINGS, JR. — Four Choice Metaphors for Economic Systems Analysis

JENSEN[Tu-Eve-Neural] R. V. JENSEN - Synchronization of Randomly Driven Nonlinear Oscillators

JI[M-BioComplx]SUNGCHUL JI - Language as a Model of Biocomplexity

JONNAL[W-CA/Alife] RAVI JONNAL & ANTHONY CHEMERO - Investigating the Evolution of Modularity and Punctuated Equilibrium

KALIARDOS[M-App] BILL KALIARDOS — Semi-Structured Decision Processes: A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Human-Automation Systems

KANJILAL[P-Med] PARTHA PRATIM KANJILAL, SHARBA BANDYOPADHYAY, & JOYDEEP BHATTACHARYA – An Analysis of the Periodicity Attributes of the Photoplethysmograph Signal to Assess the Cardiovascular State

KEL[Th-Eve-Med] ALEXANDER KEL, IGOR DEINEKO, & OLGA KEL-MARGOULIS – Modeling of Gene Regulatory Networks: Cell Cycle Gene Control and Tumor Development

KIMURA[W-Patt] MARK KIMURA, YURI MANSURY, THOMAS S. DEISBOECK, & JOSE LOBO – A Model of Spatial Agglomeration

KLEIN[Tu-Eve-Bus] HAROLD E. KLEIN - Representation of the Strategic Organization Environment as a Complex System

KLEINSTEIN[Th-Eve-Med] STEVEN H. KLEINSTEIN & JASWINDER PAL SINGH – Toward Quantitative Validation of Immune-System Models: Germinal Center Dynamics in the 2-Phenyl-5-Oxazolone Response

KLEISS[M-SpatTemp]JESSICA KLEISS — Non-linear Fluid Dynamics of an Open, Dissipative System of Many Masses

KOEHLER[M-SocioEcon-SocNet]GUS KOEHLER — Government Regulation of Industry-Cluster Time-Ecologies

KON[Tu-Eve-Neural] MARK A. KON & LESZEK PLASKOTA - Information Complexity of Neural Networks

KURTYKA[M-Bus]JERRY KURTYKA - Adaptive Marketing: Changing the Relationship of Businesses to Their Customers

LE SCELLER[Th-Aft-BioComplx] LOIS LE SCELLER, CAMILLE RIPOLL, MAURICE DEMARTY, & VIC NORRIS – Modeling Bacterial Hyperstructures with Cellular Automata

LEBARON[P-SocEcon]DEAN LEBARON & GOTTFRIED MAYER-KRESS— Complexity Digest

LEBARON[P-SocEcon]DEAN LEBARON — Complexity Digest #2

LEIDERMAN[M-Ecol] STUART M. LEIDERMAN – Discovering the "New World" of Environmental Refugees

LEMKE[Tu-Plenary] JAY LEMKE - Multiple Timescales in Complex Ecosocial Systems

LEVICHEV[P-AltConsc]ALEX LEVICHEV — Chronometry —Based Approach to Consciousness and a Possible Role of Tachionic Representations

LEVITAN[Th-Eve-SocEcon] BENNETT LEVITAN, JOSE LOBO, & DEBORAH STRUMSKY — The Effect of Connective on Organizational Performance and Learning

LOGAN[M-complx]ROBERT K. LOGAN - Science as a Language, the Non-Probativity Theorem, and the Complementarily of Complexity and Predictability

LONG[P-AltComplx]JEFFREY G. LONG — The Need for New Abstractions to Understand Seemingly Complex Systems

LOUZOUN[P-Ecology]YORAM LOUZOUN - Food Ranging By Simple Agents

LOZNEANU [M-SpatTemp]E. LOZNEANU & M. SANDULOVICIU —Ball Lighting as Self-Organized Complexity

LOZNEANU[M-Patt] E. LOZNEANU, S. POPESCU, & M. SANDULOVICIU – Plasma Experiments with Relevance for Complexity Science

MACDONALD[Tu-Eve-Bus] ROBERT MACDONALD & CHRISTOPHER OWENS - The Bios Group: Applying Complexity to Business Problems

MARCANO [P-BioComplx]ALFREDO MARCANO and JUAN JIMINEZ—Nonlinear Structures in DNA chains

MAXWELL[Th-Eve-SocEcon] THOMAS MAXWELL, ROBERT COSTANZA, ALEXEY VOINOV, ROEL BOUMANS, & FERDINANDO VILLA — Multiscale Modeling of Complex Ecological Economic Systems

MILLER[P-AltConsc]DANIEL W. MILLER — A Bridge for Consciousness: Are Criteria for Unification of Approaches Feasible?

MOLDOVEANU[M-Psyc]MIHNEA MOLDOVEANU — Problem-Shifts: A Model of Choices Among Problem 

MOLDOVEANU[Th-Aft-Psych] MIHNEA MOLDOVEANU - Cognition and Complexity: A Model of Choices Among Beliefs

MORALES [M-complx]CARLOS J. MORALES & ERIC KOLACZYK - Multifractal Spectrum Estimation Using Wavelets

NASUTO[Tu-Eve-Neural] S. J. NASUTO, J. L. KRICHMAR, R. SCORCIONI, & G. A. ASCOLI - Algorithmic Statistical Analysis of Electrophysiological Data for the Investigation of Structure-Activity Relationship in Single Neurons"

NEWTON [M-Ed]PAUL NEWTON & LARRY SMITH — An Account of a Year-Long Community System Dynamics Course Held for K-12 Teachers, High School Students, and Community Members to Address Complex Community Problems

NGUYEN[P-SpatTemp]M. LONG NGUYEN - Controlling Granular-Elastic Crossover in Granular Media Using Polydispersity

NICOLIS[W-Patt] S. C. NICOLIS, J. L. DENEUBOURG, A. SOQUET, & D. DEMOLIN – Fluctuation Induced Self-Organization of a Phonological system

NIEDRINGHAUS[Tu-Eve-AeroSpace] WILLIAM P. NIEDRINGHAUS - An Agent-Based Model Of The Airline Industry

NORMAN[M-EIC]ANDREW NORMAN — Information Architecture and the Emergent Properties of Cyberspace

OBCEMEA[M-Med] CEFEINO OBCEMEA – Chaotic Dynamics of Tumor Growth and Regeneration

OHNISHI[M-BioComplx] KOJI OHNISHI – Neural Network-Like Hierarchical Sociogenesis as a Common Evolutionary Logic for Bio-Machinogenesis and Semeiogenesis

OPRISAN [M-Neural] SORINEL ADRIAN OPRISAN & CARMEN C. CANAVIER - A Topological Approach on the Phase Resetting Curve Construction

OPRISAN [P-SocEcon] SORINEL ADRIAN OPRISAN - The theory of stochastic functional self-organization

OX[W-Art] JACK OX — A Complex System for the Visualization of Music, Including the Journey from 2D to Virtual Reality

PALMER[Tu-Aft-SpatTemp] J. PALMER - Complexity in the Climate system

PANINA[P-BioComplx] L. K. PANINA, UY. A. KUMZEROV, E. BOGOMOLOVA – Spatial Organization and Phase Transition in Dimorphic Fungi

PARROTT[M-Ecol] LAEL PARROTT & ROBERT KOK – Use of an Object-Based Model to Represent Complex Features of Ecosystems

PAVARD [M-SocioEcon-Org]BERNARD PAVARD & JULIE DUGDALE — The Contribution of Complexity Theory to the Study of Socio-Technical Cooperative Systems

PEPPER [Tu-Aft-Evol] John Pepper - Positive assortment among cooperators through environmental feedback

PETERS[W] EDGAR PETERS - Complexity Theory and the Austrian School of Economics

PETERSON[Th-Eve-SocEcon] DAVID W. PETERSON — Evolution of Firms Using Blind Strategies: The Emergence of Observed Patterns of Bureaucracy, Innovation, and Economic Growth

PICHAT[Th-Aft-Psych] MICHAEL PICHAT - Complex Mathematical Reasoning in Didactic Systems

PUENTE [M-complx]CARLOS E. PUENTE - May Plato be right?

PUENTE [P-BioComplx]CARLOS E. PUENTE - Simplicity from Complexity

PYKA [Th-Aft-InnNet] ANDREAS PYKA & P SAVIOTTI - Innovation Networks in the Biotechnology-Based Sectors

QAZI [P-BioComplx]SANJIVE QAZI AND BARRY TRIMMER - Studying Information Processing of Complex and Noisy Transmitter Signals by Multistate Ion-Gated Channels

RAUCH [P-EvolEcol] ERIK RAUCH - Simple Model Ecologies with Evolutionary Adaptation

RAGHIB[M-EIC]M. RAGHIB — A Complex Systems Model to Sustainable Engineering Design

RAGHIB[M-SocioEcon-SocNet]M. RAGHIB — The Challenge of Sustainability in Developing Countries: A Complex Systems View

RAINE[M-BioComplx] DEREK RAINE – Self-Organization in Metabolic Pathways?

REBBI[W-Particle] CLAUDIO REBBI - Multiple scales in particle physics

RECHTSEINER[Tu-Aft-SpatTemp] ANDREAS RECHTSEINER & ANDREW M. FRASER - Hidden States for Modeling Interactions Between Disparate Spatiotemporal Scales

ROCHA[Tu-Eve-Bus] LUIS MATEUS ROCHA - A Complex Systems Approach to Knowledge Management

ROTHMAN [Th-Aft-BioComplx] DAN ROTHMAN - Global biodiversity and the ancient carbon cycle

ROTSTEIN[M-SpatTemp]HORACIO G. ROTSTEIN & RINA TANNENBAUM, Distribution patterns in a coagulation-fragmentation process due to diffusion

RZHETSKY[M-BioComplx] ANDREY RZHETSKY – A Snail Climbing Mountain of Fuji: Towards Understanding Signal Transduction Pathways in Vertebrates

SACKS[W] LIONEL SACKS - A complexity analysis of Integrity in Telephony Networks

SACKS[P-SocEcon] LIONEL SACKS - Convergence in High Energy Physics: its impact on Distributed Working and the Internet

SAFFRE[Th-Eve-Med] F. SAFFRE, C. FRELIN, & V. KRINSKY – A Model for Atherosclerosis

SALMINEN[P-SocEcon]VESA SALMINEN & BALAN PILLAI - Nonlinear Dynamics Of Interacting Mechanisms In Distributed Product Development

SAYAMA[Tu-Eve-Ecology] HIROKI SAYAMA, LES KAUFMAN & YANEER BAR-YAM– The Role of Spontaneous Pattern Formation in the Creation and Maintenance of Biological Diversity

SAYAMA[P-BioComplx] HIROKI SAYAMA AND YANEER BAR-YAM-Formalizing The Gene Centered View Of Evolution

SAYAMA[P-BioComplx] HIROKI SAYAMA, LES KAUFMAN & YANEER BAR-YAM– The Role of Spontaneous Pattern Formation in the Creation and Maintenance of Biological Diversity

SCHOLL[M-Bus] JOCHEN SCHOLL - The Quest for Novel Explanations in Organizational Sciences

SERRANO-LOPEZ[M-Ed] MARIA A SERRANO-LOPEZ - The Organic Dynamic Model of Second Language Writing (L2W)

SHUMWAY[P-BioComplx] CAROLY A. SHUMWAY, HANS A. HOFMANN, D. SOROCCO, R. WAKAFUMBE, AND L. KAUFMAN - How Does Social and Habitat Complexity Affect Brain Structure?

SILL[P-SpatTemp] DAVID J. SILL - Probing Lower Level Hyperstructures

SINHA[W-Complx] SITABHRA SINHA - Phase Transitions in the Computational Complexity of "Elementary" Cellular Automata

SMITH[P-BioComplx] VICTORIA ANNE SMITH - Self-organized social environments in a freely assorting flock of captive cowbirds, <i>Molothrus ater</i>

SMITH[M-SocioEcon-Org]WILLIAM E. SMITH - Purpose, Power, and Process: A New Philosophy, Model, and Meta Language for Understanding and Designing the Organizing Process

SPROTT[Tu-Aft-SpatTemp] J. C. SPROTT — Complex Behavior of Simple Systems

STANLEY[M] H. EUGENE STANLEY - Correlations and Dynamics: Recent Results of Biocomplexity Research

STEIN[W-Ed] LYNN ANDREA STEIN - [Changing Educational Concepts in Computer Science]

STEINBERG[M-complx]LEV STEINBERG - Application of Gauge Theory to Uncertainties 

STOCK[Th-Plenary] JEFF STOCK - The Bacterial Nanobrain

STOICA[Tu-Aft-Soc] CHRISTINA STOICA - Social Constraints and Cybernetic Explanation

STROOCK[P-SpatTemp] ABRAHAM D. STROOCK, RUSTEM F. ISMAGILOV, HOWARD A. STONE, AND GEORGE M. WHITESIDES - Mean Flow in Supercritical Maragoni Convection over Asymmetrical Topography

SUGAR[P-BioComplx]ISTVAN P. SUGAR - Monte Carlo Simulation of Two Component Lipid Membranes

SUH [W-Eng] Nam P. Suh - Complexity in Engineering Design

SULIS[M-PattForm]WILLIAM SULIS - Transient Induced Global Response Stabilization

SULLIVAN[Tu-Eve-AeroSpace] JOHN P. SULLIVAN - Complexity of Product Development: the Role of Standard Work

TERESHKO [M-Neural]VALERY TERESHKO & NIGEL M. ALLINSON - Theory of Topology-Preserving Nets

TERESHKO[M-SpatTemp]I. TERESHKO, V. I. KHODYREV, A. M. TERESHKO, & V. N. KONCHALENKO — Computer Simulation of Self-Organizing Processes Induced by Low-Energy Ion Impact in Thin Films

TERESHKO[Tu-Eve-Ecology] VALERY TERESHKO & TROY LEE – Foraging Behavior of Social Insect Societies: Swarm Intelligence Through Communication

TINKER[W-Ed] ROBERT TINKER — Emergence in Precollege Education

TOQUENAGA[Tu-Aft-Evol] YUKIHIKO TOQUENAGA – Critical States of Fitness Landscapes

TROFIMOVA[M-Patt] IRINA TROFIMOVA – Diversity in Natural Systems

TRONCALE[W-Ed]LEN R. TRONCALE— Stealth Systems Science at All Universities: Integrated Science General Education.

VANDERVEN [W-Ed]KAREN VANDERVEN & CARLOS ANTONIO TORRE — Towards Transforming Education: Applications of Complexity Theory

WAGNER[Tu-Aft-SpatTemp] ALEXANDER WAGNER - Lack of Universality in late Time Spinodal Decomposition?

WAGNER[Th-Aft-BioComplx] JOHN WAGNER – The Virtual Cell

WARREN[Th-Aft-Psych] KEITH WARREN - Thresholds, Bifurcations, and Mental Control: An Application of Nonlinear Dynamics to Psychotherapy

WILENSKY[W-Aft] URI WILENSKY - Using networked handheld devices to enable participatory simulations:of complex systems

WILKINSON[M-SocioEcon-Org]IAN F. WILKINSON, JAMES B. WILEY, & AIZHONG LIN — Modeling the Structural Dynamics of Industrial Networks

WINDRUM [Th-Aft-InnNet] PAUL WINDRUM & CHRIS BIRCHENHALL - Unlocking a Lock-in: A formal Model of technological Succession

WOLF [P-BioComplx]PETER WOLF - Self-Organization via Dimerization of G-Protein Coupled Receptors

YEVIN[W-Art] IGOR YEVIN — Complexity Theory of Art and Traditional Study of Art

ZHAXYBAYEVA[P-BioComplx] OLGA ZHAXYBAYEVA, LORRAINE OLENDZENSKI, LEI LIU, RYAN MURPHEY, DONG GUK SHIN, & J. PETER GOGARTEN – Horizontal Transfer of Archaeal Genes into the Deinococcaceae: Detection by Molecular and Computer Based Approaches

ZIMMERMANN[P-BioComplx]CRAIG ZIMMERMANN —Community Self-Organization and the Introduction of a Bioremediative Soil Organism

ZUCKER[P-Comput] JEREMY ZUCKER – Self-Healing Structures in Amorphous Computing

ZUIDEMA[P-Psych] WILLEM ZUIDEMA - Conditions for lexical convergence in association games