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What is self organization?

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Date Issued:
2006-04 - 2006-08
Title: What is self organization?.
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Name(s): Liebovitch, Larry S., creator
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Article
Issuance: single unit
Date Issued: 2006-04 - 2006-08
Publisher: The Plexus Institute
Language(s): English
Identifier: 165910 (digitool), FADT165910 (IID), fau:2614 (fedora)
FAU Department/College: Department of Psychology Charles E. Schmidt College of Science
Note(s): The most surprising forms of self-organization begin with a few simple rules of individual units that form unanticipated patterns and complex structures. Many different physical, chemical, or biological mechanisms can self-organize microscopic pieces into strikingly similar global patterns. These patterns are produced by mathematical equations.
This manuscript is a version of an article published in Emerging (April-August 2006) p. 16-19 http://www.plexusinstitute.org/
Subject(s): Biomathematics
Biocomplexity
Self-Organizing systems
Cellular automata--mathematical models
Fractals
Molecules--Mathematical models
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/165910
Restrictions on Access: ©2006 The Plexus Institute
Host Institution: FAU

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