By Jan W Vasbinder

ISBN-10: 9814619868

ISBN-13: 9789814619868

John Holland is without doubt one of the few scientists, who all by way of themselves and via their ambitions, helped switch the process technological know-how and the wealth of human wisdom. there's not often a box of technological know-how or difficulties, that isn't tormented by John's paintings on complexity and particularly, advanced adaptive platforms. at the get together of his eighty fifth birthday, a lot of his acquaintances wrote approximately John, approximately elements of this awesome guy that simply humans just about him can understand and tell.

This booklet collects these tales highlighting features of the production of complexity technology that would probably now not be present in the books on John's works.

The tales and anecdotes approximately his quests, his collaborators, and his buddies, exhibit his tremendous brain, his boyish interest and explorative strength, his philosophy of lifestyles, his huge, immense hospitality and typical 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, complicated Adaptive platforms, Agent established Modeling
  • Poem, Poetry, His sort, Shoshin, A Tribute, First come upon, resource of notion, BACH workforce, Para Limes

Readership: scholars, teachers and a person drawn to complexity technology.
Key Features:

  • Gives a special perception into the area of individuals fascinated about constructing complexity science
  • A relocating tribute to a privotal determine by way 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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