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2008

Roles

  • Father
  • Scholar

Achievements

Major Activities

  • Intelligence Engineering with a focus on Self Organising Systems, Mathematics and Analogy. Commenced work on a first attempt to grow an intelligent device on a serial computer.
  • Lived in Wuyishan, Fujian, China

Training

Influential reading
  • Complexity and Information (Lezioni Lincee) - Traub & Werschulz - Cambridge University Press
  • The Glass Bead Game - Hesse - Bantam Books
  • Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern - Hofstadter - Basic Books
  • Design Patterns. - Gamma, Helm, Johnson, Vlissides - Addison-Wesley
  • Computers and Intractability. - Garey & Johnson - W.H.Freeman and Company
  • The Dreams of Reason. - Pagels - Bantam Books
  • Mathematics Today - Steen - Vintage Books
  • Self-organisation and Evolution of Social Systems - Hemelrijk - Oxford University Press
  • Attitudes Chaos & the Connectionist Mind - Eiser - Blackwell
  • Sleep and Brain Plasticity - Maquet, Smith & Stickgold - Oxford University Press.
  • How the Immune System Works - Sompayrac - Blackwell Publishing
  • The Self-Made Tapestry - Pattern Formation in Nature - Ball - Oxford University Press
  • The Science of Fractal Images - Barnsley, Devaney, Mandelbrot, Peitgen, Saupe & Voss - Springer-Verlag
  • Self-organisation and Evolution of Social Systems - Hemelrijk - Cambridge
  • The Essence of Chaos - Lorenz - University of Washington Press.
  • Computers and Intractability - Garey & Johnson - W.H.Freeman and Company
  • Chaotic Evolution and Strange Attractors (Lezioni Lincee) - Ruelle - Cambridge University Press
  • Mathematics Today - Steen - Vintage Books