New PDF release: Aha... That is Interesting! : John H Holland, 85 Years Young

By Jan W Vasbinder

John Holland is likely one of the few scientists, who all via themselves and through their ambitions, helped swap the process technology and the wealth of human wisdom. there's rarely a box of technology or difficulties, that's not tormented by John's paintings on complexity and specifically, complicated adaptive platforms. at the party of his eighty fifth birthday, a lot of his acquaintances wrote approximately John, approximately points of this impressive guy that purely humans as regards to him can comprehend and tell.

This publication collects these tales highlighting facets of the production of complexity technological know-how 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 associates, convey his amazing brain, his boyish interest and explorative strength, his philosophy of lifestyles, his huge, immense hospitality and normal inclination to make friends.


  • 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 platforms, Agent established Modeling
  • Poem, Poetry, His type, Shoshin, A Tribute, First come across, resource of idea, BACH team, Para Limes

Readership: scholars, lecturers and a person attracted to complexity technology.
Key Features:

  • Gives a special perception into the area of individuals all in favour of constructing complexity science
  • A relocating tribute to a privotal determine by means of acquaintances, lots of whom are popular scientists
  • Highlights a curious brain that has stayed younger for eighty five years

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