Carlos Gershenson - Curriculum Completo

Academic Education

  • PhD in Sciences, summa cum laude, at the Centrum Leo Apostel of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium (2002-2007), on “Design and Control of Self-organizing Systems” (With a scholarship from the Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (CONACYT)).
  • MSc in Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems, School of Cognitive and Computer Sciences, University of Sussex, UK (2001-2002) (With a scholarship from the Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (CONACYT)). Thesis: A Comparison of Different Cognitive Paradigms Using Simple Animats in a Virtual Laboratory, with Implications to the Notion of Cognition.
  • BEng in Computer Engineering at the Fundación Arturo Rosenblueth, México. 9.72/10.0 avg. Thesis: “Artificial Societies of Intelligent Agents”, Valedictorian with Honours (1996-2001).
  • Coursed five semesters of Philosophy at Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. 8.5/10.0 avg. (1998-2001).
  • Research student at project Genia, directed by Dr. Jaime Lagunez (1997-2001) at the Instituto de Química, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Student at the Karyn Kupcinet International Summer School, in the Theoretical Mathematics Department of the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel (1999).
  • Advanced Mathemathics course at the Escuela Superior de Física y Matemáticas del Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México (1993).
  • High School: 9.3/10.0 avg. at the Escuela Nacional Preparatoria No. 6 “Antonio Caso”, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Outstanding student (1993-1996).

 

 

Professional Appointments

Head, Computer Science Department, Instituto de Investigaciones en Matemáticas Aplicadas y en Sistemas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (2012-).

Leader, Self-organizing Systems Laboratory, Computer Science Department, Instituto de Investigaciones en Matemáticas Aplicadas y en Sistemas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (2012-).

Researcher, Instituto de Investigaciones en Matemáticas Aplicadas y en Sistemas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (2008-).

Postdoctoral Fellow. Vrije Universiteit Brussel and New England Complex Systems Institute (2007-2008)

Assistant Researcher, Centrum Leo Apostel for Interdisciplinary Studies. Free University of Brussels (VUB) (2002-2007).

Collaborator with La Jornada newspaper (In the scientific supplement) (1998-)

Web developer for the Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems Group, School of Cognitive and Computer Sciences, University of Sussex (2002).

Development Director of Principia Informatica (Coordination of Graduate Studies at the Universidad Autónoma del Carmen, Development of Internet applications, taught Internet Technologies graduate course) (1999-2001).

Consulting for Tecnología, Medios y Aplicaciones (Tecnomedia). Worked as developer for the project Astra of TELMEX (2001).

Director of Software Development of Praktisch Kontakt México (1998-2000). (Project Leader and Developer in various Internet projects).

Teacher at the Diplomado en Informática Médica in the Facultad de Medicina, UNAM. (Artificial Intelligence graduate course) (2000).

Teacher at the Fundación Arturo Rosenblueth (1999-2000) (Introduction to Computing undergraduate courses).

 

Professional Service

  • Editor-in-Chief for Complexity Digest (http://comdig.unam.mx) (2009-) and Contributing Editor (2001-2008).
  • Complexity-at-Large Editor for the journal Complexity (2009-).
  • Webmaster for the International Society of Artificial Life (http://alife.org) (2002-2010).
  • Book and Software Review Editor for the Artificial Life journal, MIT Press (2004-).
  • Executive Committee Member of the Complex Systems Society (2012-2014).
  • Council Member of the Complex Systems Society (2012-2014).
  • Directive Council Member, Center for Complexity Sciences, UNAM (2013-).
  • Representative of the Latin American node, FuturICT project (2012-).
  • Scientific Board Member of the Global Brain Institute, Vrije Univeristeit Brussel (2012-).
  • Advisory Board Member, Polymaths LLP (2012-).
  • Scientific Advisor, Tecnofrog (2012-).
  • Editorial Board: CopIt ArXives (2007-), Journal of Biourbanism (2010-), Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling journal (2012-), Systems. Connecting matter, life, culture and technology – open access journal for transdisciplinarity (2012-), Human Computation (2013-), (Complex systems) (2013-).

Ad hoc Editor: 

  • Special inaugural issue on “Multidisciplinary applications of Complex Networks Modeling, Simulation, Visualization & Analysis”, Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling, 2013. Together with Muaz Niazi.
  • Special issue on the Evolution of Complexity. Artificial Life 14(3), Summer 2008. Together with Tom Lenaerts.
  • Special issue on Complex Networks, Artificial Life, 17(4), Fall 2011. Together with Mikhail Prokopenko.

Ad hoc Reviewer:

  • For Books: MIT Press, Editorial de la Univiersidad Veracruzana, CopIt Arxives, Editorial CEIICH.
  • For Journals: Artificial Life, Artificial Intelligence, Advances in Complex Systems, Complexity, Entropy, Physica A, Physica D, Europhysics Letters,  European Physical Journal B, Adaptive Behavior, Information Sciences, Journal of Theoretical Biology, Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics---Part C: Applications and Reviews, Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, Knowledge Engineering Review, Swarm Intelligence, Robotica, Sensors,  Journal of Cellular Automata, International Journal of Unconventional Computing, Neural Computing & Applications, Applied Mathematics and Computation, Acta Biotheoretica, International Journal for Equity in Health, Foundations of Science, Emergence: Complexity & Organization (E:CO), HFSP Journal, Pueblos y Fronteras, Cirugía y Cirujanos, Automatica, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Evolving Systems, International Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation, Earth Science Informatics, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking Research, Ecological Complexity, Chaos, Applied Mathematical Modelling, Journal of Systems Science and Complexity, Cognitive Systems Research, PLoS ONE, Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling, Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling, Bioinspiration & Biomimetics, American Journal of Operations Research, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Eureka, Llengua, societat i comunicación, Journal of Scientific Research and Reports.
  • For Volumes: Merelli, E., P. Gonzalez and A. Omicini (eds) (2005). LNCS Transaction on Computational Systems Biology.
  • For Projects: PAEP, Posgrado UNAM (México), CONACYT (Mexico), SEP (Mexico), ICyTDF (Mexico), UAM (Mexico), NSF (USA), NWO (Netherlands), FWO (Belgium), SNF (Switzerland), CONICYT (Chile), COST (Europe).

Organization:

  • Simposio Complejidad y Multidisciplina: El Centro de Ciencias de la Complejidad de la UNAM. Mexico City, 2013-11-04:06. Together with Mariana Benítez Keinrad, Mónica García and Rubén Fossion.
  • Sixth International Workshop on Guided Self-Organization. Barcelona, Spain, 2013/09/18. Together with Mikhail Prokopenko y Daniel Polani.
  • Complex Systems Digital Campus: Science, Policy, and Applications. Barcelona, Spain, 2013/09/19. Together with Paul Bourgine, Laura Hernandez, Jeffrey Johnson, Jorge Louçã, Yasmin Merali & Carla Taramasco.
  • Primer Taller Latinoamericano en Sistemas Complejos, Cúcuta, Colombia, 2013/05/21-24. Together with Paul Bourgine, Carla Taramasco, Nelson Fernández y Eduard Puerto.
  • Publicity Co-Chair, IWSOS 2013: 7th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 2013/05/9-10. Together with Karin Anna Hummel.
  • 3rd International Workshop on Computation in Cyber-Physical Systems, Mexico City, Mexico, 2012/06/25.
  • The Past, Present and Future of Cybernetics and Systems Research. Round table at 21st European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research, Vienna, Austria, 2012/04/10-13.
  • Symposium on Self-* Systems – Biological Foundations and Technological Applications, 21st European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research, Vienna, Austria, 2012/04/10-13. Together with Vesna Sesum-Cavic and Wilfried Elmenreich.
  • TPC Co-Chair, Artificial Life/Robotics/Evolvable Hardware track, GECCO 2011, Dublin, Ireland, 2011/07/12-16. Together with Giovanni Squillero.
  • TPC Co-Chair, IWSOS 2011: Fifth International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2011/02/23-25. Together with Christian Bettsetter.
  • Track on Complex Networks, ALife XII, Odense, Denmark, 2010/08. Together with Mikhail Prokopenko. 
  • Workshop on the Evolution of Complexity, at the ALife X conference. Indiana University, 2006/06/03. Together with Tom Lenaerts.
  • Philosophy and Complexity session of the Complexity, Science and Society Conference 2005. University of Liverpool. September 11-15, 2005.

Programme Committee:

  • Artificial Life track on the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2014), Vancouver, Canada.
  • Fourteenth International Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems (ALIFE 14), New York, NY, USA.
  • 2014 Interdisciplinary Symposium on Complex Systems, Italy
  • EvoCOMPLEX 2014, part of Evostar, Granada, Spain.
  • 1er Congreso Iberoamericano de Instrumentación y Ciencias Aplicadas CIICA, Campeche, México, 2013.
  • ECCS2013: European Conference on Complex Systems, Barcelona, Spain.
  • 2013 Interdisciplinary Symposium on Complex Systems, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • EPIA 2013: 16th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Açores, Portugal.
  • EvoCOMPLEX 2013, track on evolutionary algorithms and complex systems at EvoApplications 2013, part of Evostar 2013. Vienna, Austria.
  • ECAL2013: 12th European Conference on Artificial Life. Taormina, Italy.
  • 2013 IEEE Symposium on Artificial Life (IEEE ALIFE 2013), Singapore
  • “VIII Congreso Internacional en Tecnologías Inteligentes y de la Información”, CITII 2012, Apizaco, Mexico.
  • ANTS 2012 - Eighth International Conference on Swarm Intelligence. Brussels, Belgium.
  • Technologies for the Organisation and Adaptation of Systems for Travel, Traffic and Transportation (TOAST) Workshop @ SASO2012. Lyon, France.
  • ALife XIII: 13th International Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems "Evolution in Action". East Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  • GECCO 2012: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. Artificial Life/Robotics/Evolvable Hardware track. Philadelphia, USA.
  • Workshop On Large-Scale Intelligent Environments 2012 (WOLSIE’12) @ IE’12, Guanajuato, Mexico.
  • ECTA 2012: 4th International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications. Barcelona, Spain.
  • IBERAMIA 2012, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
  • EvoComplex 2012: 3rd European event on algorithms and complex systems, part of EvoStar, Málaga, Spain.
  • EvoHOT 2012: Bio-Inspired Heuristics for Design Automation, part of EvoStar, Málaga, Spain.
  • 6th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems (IWSOS 2012), Delft, Netherlands.
  • Workshop on Complex Systems as Computing Models 2011 (WCSCM2011) Mexico City, Mexico.
  • ALEA@EPIA2011, the 5th Workshop on Artificial Life and Evolutionary Algorithms, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications (ECTA 2011), Paris, France.
  • Interdisciplinary Symposium on Complex Systems at the 9th International Conference of Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics (ICNAAM), Halkidiki, Greece.
  • ECAL 11: European Conference on Artificial Life, Paris, France.
  • Workshop on Complex Systems and Sports@ECAL 11, Paris, France. 
  • Third International Workshop on nonlinear Dynamics and Synchronization -- INDS'11 & Sixteenth International Symposium on Theoretical Electrical Engineering -- ISTET'11, Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Austria.
  • GECCO 2011: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, Dublin, Ireland.
  • 2011 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, New Orleans, USA.
  • ICCS 2011: Eight International Conference on Complex Systems, Boston, MA, USA.
  • EvoComplex 2011, Torino, Italy.
  • IWSOS 2011: Fifth International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems, Karlsruhe, Germany.
  • International Conference on Evolutionary Computation 2010, Valencia, Spain.
  • Third IEEE Symposium on Artificial Life, Paris, France.
  • Third Workshop on Guided Self-organization, Bloomington, IN, USA.
  • ALife XII: 12th International Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems, Odense, Denmark.
  • 12th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems (SSS 2010), Self-Organizing Systems track. New York City, USA.
  • 2010 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, Barcelona, Spain.
  • EvoCOMPLEX 2010: Evolutionary Algorithms and Complex System, Istambul, Turkey.
  • International Conference on Evolutionary Computation - ICEC 2009, Madeira, Portugal.
  • Swarm Cognition Workshop at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, CogSci 2009, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • SASO 2009: Third IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems. San Francisco, CA, USA.
  • PROTOCOL-2009: International Workshop on Theory and Practice of Programming Collectives. San Francisco, CA, USA.
  • International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems (SSS'09), Self-Organizing Systems track. Lyon, France.
  • 2009 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation,  Special Session on Artificial Biochemical Networks. Trondheim, Norway.
  • "Self-Organization in Pervasive Distributed Systems" track at the 24th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
  • The First International Conference on the Evolution and Development of the Universe. 2008, Paris, France.
  • International Workshop on Nonlinear Synchronization and Applications 2008, Klagenfurt, Austria.
  • Epistemological Perspectives on Simulation (EPOS 2008), Lisbon, Portugal.
  • International Conference on Complex Systems, ICCS2007. Boston, MA.
  • 3rd Workshop on Artificial Life and Evolutionary Algorithms (ALEA), Guimarães, Portugal.
  • ECCS 2007, European Conference on Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany.
  • Multi-Agents for modelling Complex Systems (MA4CS 2007), Dresden, Germany.
  • ECAL 2007, IXth European Conference on Artificial Life. Lisbon, Portugal.
  • International Conference on Complex Systems, ICCS2006. Boston, MA.
  • ALife X, the Tenth International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems. Indiana University.
  • ECAL 2005 - VIIIth European Conference on Artificial Life. University of Kent.
  • International Congress on Computational Intelligence, CIIC-2005. Montería, Colombia.
  • Multi-Agent Systems and Complexity session of the Complexity, Science and Society Conference 2005. University of Liverpool.
  • International Congress on Computational Intelligence, CIIC-2003, National University of Colombia, Campus Medellín City

 

Publications

  • Abstracts, full articles and unpublished/submitted papers not listed here are available at http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/sos/biblio 

 

Books

  • Bettstetter, C. & C. Gershenson (Eds.) (2011). Self-Organizing Systems 5th International Workshop, IWSOS 2011, Karlsruhe, Germany, February 23-24, 2011, Proceedings. Springer LNCS 6557. ISBN: 978-3-642-19166-4.
  • Gershenson, C. (2010). Artificial Societies of Intelligent Agents: Virtual Experiments of Individual and Social Behaviour. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN 3838357736.
  • Gershenson, C. (2010). Design and Control of Self-organizing Systems: Facing Complexity with Adaptation and Self-organization. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing. ISBN 3838335287.
  • Gershenson, C. (Ed.) (2008) Complexity: 5 Questions. Automatic Press/VIP. ISBN 8792130135.
  • Gershenson, C., D. Aerts, and B. Edmonds (Eds.). (2007). Worldviews, Science and Us: Philosophy and Complexity. World Scientific, Singapore. ISBN 978-981-270-548-8.

 

Theses

  • Gershenson, C. (2007). Design and Control of Self-organizing Systems. PhD Thesis. Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium.
  • Gershenson, C. (2002). A Comparison of Different Cognitive Paradigms Using Simple Animats in a Virtual Laboratory, with Implications to the Notion of Cognition. Unpublished MSc Thesis. School of Cognitive and Computer Sciences. University of Sussex, U.K.
  • Gershenson, C. (2001). Artificial Societies of Intelligent Agents. Unpublished BEng Thesis. Fundación Arturo Rosenblueth, México.

 

In Journals

  • Gershenson, C., Csermely, P., Erdi, P., Knyazeva, H., and Laszlo, A. (In Press). The past, present and future of cybernetics and systems research. systems. connecting matter, life, culture and technology.
  • Gershenson, C. (2013). Living in Living Cities. Artificial Life 19(3 & 4):401–420. Special Issue on Living Technology. doi:10.1162/ARTL_a_00112
  • Gershenson, C. (2013). The Implications of Interactions for Science and Philosophy. Foundations of Science 18(4):781-790. doi:10.1007/s10699-012-9305-8
  • Gershenson, C. & M. A. Niazi (2013). Multidisciplinary applications of complex networks modeling, simulation, visualization, and analysis. Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling 1:17  doi:10.1186/2194-3206-1-17
  • Farnsworth, K. D., J. Nelson & C. Gershenson (2013). Living is information processing; from molecules to global systems. Acta Biotheoretica 61(2):203–222. doi:10.1007%2Fs10441-013-9179-3
  • Gershenson, C. (2013). ¿Cómo hablar de complejidad? Llengua, Societat i Comunicació, 11:14–19.
  • Gershenson, C. & T. N. Wisdom (2013). Previniendo enfermedades crónico-degenerativas con vacunas sociales. Cirugía y Cirujanos 81 (2): 83-84
  • Gershenson, C. & N. Fernández (2012). Complexity and Information: Measuring Emergence, Self-organization, and Homeostasis at Multiple Scales. Complexity 18(2):29-44. doi:10.1002/cplx.21424
  • Zenil, H., C. Gershenson, J. A. Marshall & D. A. Rosenblueth (2012). Life as Thermodynamic Evidence of Algorithmic Structure in Natural Environments. Entropy 14(11):2173-2191. doi:10.3390/e14112173
  • Gershenson, C. (2012). Guiding the Self-organization of Random Boolean Networks. Theory in Biosciences 131(3):181-191. doi:10.1007/s12064-011-0144-x
  • Gershenson, C. & D. A. Rosenblueth (2012). Self-organizing traffic lights at multiple-street intersections. Complexity 17(4):23-39 (Cover article). doi:10.1002/cplx.20392
  • Gershenson, C. & D. A. Rosenblueth (2012). Adaptive self-organization vs. static optimization: A qualitative comparison in traffic light coordination. Kybernetes 41(3):386-403. doi:10.1108/03684921211229479.
  • De la Guardia, R. & C. Gershenson (2012). Self-organizing system-on-chip design. Intel Technology Journal 16(2):188-207.
  • Gershenson, C. (2011). Self-organization leads to supraoptimal performance in public transportation systems,  PLoS ONE 6(6):e21469. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0021469.
  • Gershenson, C. (2011). Epidemiología y las Redes Sociales. Cirugía y Cirujanos 79(3):199-200. (guest editorial). 
  • Gershenson, C. & M. Prokopenko (2011). Complex Networks. Artificial Life 17(4):259–261. doi:10.1162/artl_e_00037
  • Poblanno-Balp, R. & C. Gershenson (2011). Modular Random Boolean Networks. Artificial Life 17(4):331–351. doi:10.1162/artl_a_00042
  • Gershenson, C. (2011). The Sigma Profile: A Formal Tool to Study Organization and its Evolution at Multiple Scales. Complexity. 16(5):37-44 DOI:10.1002/cplx.20350.
  • Rosenblueth, D. A. & C. Gershenson (2011). A model of city traffic based on elementary cellular automata. Complex Systems 19(4):305-322
  • Gershenson, C. (2011). What does artificial life tell us about death? International Journal of Artificial Life Research 2(3):1-5.
  • Pineda. L.A., I. V. Meza, H. H. Avile´s, C. Gershenson, C. Rasco´n, M. Alvarado & L. Salinas (2011). IOCA: An Interaction-Oriented Cognitive Architecture, Research in Computer Science 54:273-284.
  • Gershenson, C. (2011). Book Review: "Reviving the Living: Meaning Making in Living Systems", by Yair Neuman. Artificial Life 17 (2):145-146.
  • Gershenson, C. (2010). Computing Networks: A General Framework to Contrast Neural and Swarm Cognitions, Paladyn, Journal of Behavioral Robotics 1(2): 147-153, DOI: 10.2478/s13230-010-0015-z.
  • Gershenson, C., Meza, I. V., Avilés, H. & Pineda, L.A. (2010). Film Review: “Mechanical Love”. Phie Ambo. (2009, Icarus Films). Artificial Life 13(3):269-270.
  • Gershenson, C. & Pineda, L. A. (2009). Why does public transport not arrive on time?  The pervasiveness of equal headway instability. PLoS ONE 4(10): e7292. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0007292
  • Gershenson, C. and T. Lenaerts (2008) Evolution of Complexity. Artificial Life 14(3):241–243.
  • Gershenson, C. (2008). Book Review: "Self-Organization and Emergence in Life Sciences", edited by Bernard Feltz, Marc Crommelinck and Philippe Goujon. Artificial Life 14 (2):239-240.
  • Gershenson, C. (2008). Towards Self-Organizing Bureaucracies. International Journal of Public Information Systems 2008(1):1-24.
  • Gershenson, C. (2007). Book Review: "Life Evolving: Molecules, Mind, and Meaning", by Christian De Duve. Artificial Life 13 (1):91-92.
  • Gershenson, C. (2005). Self-Organizing Traffic Lights. Complex Systems 16 (1): 29-53.
  • Gershenson, C. (2004). Cognitive Paradigms: Which One is the Best? Cognitive Systems Research, 5 (2):135-156, June 2004.
  • Heylighen, F. and C. Gershenson (2003). The Meaning of Self-organization in Computing. IEEE Intelligent Systems 18 (4):72-75, July/August 2003.
  • Gershenson, C. (2002). Philosophical Ideas on the Simulation of Social Behaviour. Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation 5 (3).

 

In Books

  • Gershenson, C. (2013). Facing Complexity: Prediction vs. Adaptation. In Massip, A. & A. Bastardas (Eds.) Complexity Perspectives on Language, Communication and Society. Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-32817-6, ISBN 978-3-642-32816-9.
  • Gershenson, C. (2012). Self-organizing urban transportation systems. In Portugali, Y., H. Meyer, E. Stolk & E. Tan (Eds.) Complexity Theories of Cities Have Come of Age: An Overview with Implications to Urban Planning and Design, Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 269-279. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-24544-2_15, ISBN 978-3-642-24543-5.
  • Gershenson, C. (2011). Complexity. In Encyclopedia of Astrobiology, Gargaud, M., Amils, R., Quintanilla, J.C., Cleaves, H.J., Irvine, W.M., Pinti, D.L. & Viso, M. (Eds), Springer, pp. 352-354. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-11274-4, ISBN 978-3-642-11271-3.
  • Gershenson, C. (2007). Towards a General Methodology for Designing Self-Organizing Systems. In Bogg, J. and R. Geyer (eds.) Complexity, Science and Society. pp. 97-99. Radcliffe Publishing, Oxford.
  • Gershenson, C., D. Aerts, and B. Edmonds (2007). Introduction. In Gershenson, C., D. Aerts, and B. Edmonds (Eds.). Worldviews, Science and Us: Philosophy and Complexity, pp. 1-4. World Scientific, Singapore.
  • Cools, S.-B., C. Gershenson, and B. D'Hooghe (2007). Self-organizing traffic lights: A realistic simulation. In Prokopenko, M. (Ed.). Self-Organization: Applied Multi-Agent Systems, Chapter 3, pp. 41-49. Springer, London.
  • Heylighen, F., P. Cilliers, and C. Gershenson (2007). Complexity and Philosophy. In Bogg, J. and R. Geyer (eds.) Complexity, Science and Society. Radcliffe Publishing, Oxford.
  • Gershenson, C. and F. Heylighen (2005). How can we think the complex? In Richardson, Kurt (Ed.) Managing the Complex Volume One: Philosophy, Theory, Application. Chapter 3, pp. 47-62. Information Age Publishing.

 

In Proceedings

  • Fernández, N. and Gershenson, C. (2014). Measuring complexity in an aquatic ecosystem. In Castillo, L. F., Cristancho, M., Isaza, G., Pinzón, A., and Corchado Rodríguez, J. M., editors, Advances in Computational Biology, volume 232 of Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, pages 83–89. Springer.
  • Lugo, I. and Gershenson, C. (2014). Decoding road networks into ancient routes: The case of the aztec empire in mexico. In Glass, K., editor, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Complex Sciences: Theory and Applications (COMPLEX 2012), volume 126 of LNICST, pp. 228–233. Springer, Berlin, Germany.
  • Froese, T., C. Gershenson & D. A. Rosenblueth (2013). The Dynamically Extended Mind: A Minimal Modeling Case Study, 2013 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2013), IEEE Press, pp. 1419-1426, Cancun, Mexico, 20-23 June, 2013.
  • Cortés-Berrueco, L.E., C. Gershenson & C. R. Stephens (2013). Self-Organization Promotes the Evolution of Cooperation with Cultural Propagation. Proceedings of IWSOS 2013 - 7th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems. Springer.
  • Gershenson, C. (2012). The World as Evolving Information. In Minai, A., Braha, D. & Bar-Yam, Y., (Eds.), Unifying Themes in Complex Systems, vol VII: 100–115. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg. doi:10.1007%2F978-3-642-18003-3_10
  • Edmonds, B. & C. Gershenson (2012). Learning, Social Intelligence and the Turing Test - why an "out-of-the-box" Turing Machine will not pass the Turing Test. In Cooper, S. B., A. Dawar & B. Löwe (Eds) How the World Computes: Turing Centenary Conference and 8th Conference on Computability in Europe, CiE 2012, Cambridge, UK, June 18-23, 2012. Proceedings. Springer LNCS 7318/2012, pp. 182-192. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-30870-3_18
  • Fernández, N., J. Aguilar, C. Gershenson & O. Terán (2012).  Sistemas Dinámicos como Redes Computacionales de Agentes para la Evaluación de sus Propiedades Emergentes. II Simposio Científico y Tecnológico en Computación SCTC 2012. Universidad Central de Venezuela.
  • Gershenson, C. & F. Heylighen (2011). Protocol Requirements for Self-organizing Artifacts: Towards an Ambient Intelligence In Minai, A., Braha, D. & Bar-Yam, Y., (Eds.), Unifying Themes in Complex Systems, vol V: 136–143. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-17635-7_17. Also VUB AI-Lab Memo 04-04.
  • Marriott, C. & Gershenson, C. (2011). Polyethism in a colony of artificial ants. In Lenaerts, T., M. Giacobini, H. Bersini, P. Bourgine, M. Dorigo and R. Doursat (Eds.) Advances in Artificial Life, ECAL 2011: Proceedings of the Eleventh European Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems, pp. 498-505. MIT Press.
  • Poblanno-Balp, R. & Gershenson, C. (2010). Modular Random Boolean Networks. In Fellermann, H., et al. (Eds.) Artificial Life XII Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems. pp. 303-304. MIT Press.
  • Das, A., M. Marko, A. Probst, M. A. Porter, and C. Gershenson (2008). Neural Net Model for Featured Word Extraction. In Minai, A. A. and Bar-Yam, Y. (Eds.), Unifying Themes in Complex Systems Vol. IV. pp. 353-362. Springer. Also InterJournal of Complex Systems, 539 (2002).
  • Rodriguez, M.A., Watkins, J.H., Bollen, J., Gershenson, C. (2007) Using RDF to Model the Structure and Process of Systems. In Proceedings of International Conference on Complex Systems ICCS2007. Also LA-UR-07-5720.
  • Rodriguez, M.A., Steinbock, D.J., Watkins, J.H., Gershenson, C., Bollen, J., Grey, V., deGraf, B. (2007). Smartocracy: Social Networks for Collective Decision Making, Proceedings of the 40th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences - 2007 pp. 90-99. Also LA-UR-06-2244.
  • Gershenson, C., S. A. Kauffman, and I. Shmulevich (2006). The Role of Redundancy in the Robustness of Random Boolean Networks. In Rocha, L. M., L. S. Yaeger, M. A. Bedau, D. Floreano, R. L. Goldstone, and A. Vespignani (Eds.), Artificial Life X, Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems. pp. 35-42. MIT Press.
  • Gershenson, C. and T. Lenaerts (2006). Evolution of Complexity: Introduction to the Workshop. Artificial Life X Workshop Proceedings. pp. 71-72.
  • Gershenson, C. (2004). Updating Schemes in Random Boolean Networks: Do They Really Matter? In Pollack, J., M. Bedau, P. Husbands, T. Ikegami, and R. A. Watson (eds.) Artificial Life IX, Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems. pp. 238-243. MIT Press.
  • Gershenson, C. (2004). Introduction to Random Boolean Networks. In Bedau, M., P. Husbands, T. Hutton, S. Kumar, and H. Suzuki (eds.) Workshop and Tutorial Proceedings, Ninth International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems (ALife IX). pp. 160-173.
  • de la Mora-B., C.-R., C. Gershenson and García-Vega, A. (2004). Representation Development and Behavior Modifiers. In Lemaître, C., C. A. Reyes, and J. A. González (Eds.) Advances in Artificial Intelligence – IBERAMIA 2004: 9th Ibero-American Conference on AI. p. 504. LNAI 3315. Springer.
  • Gershenson, C. and F. Heylighen (2003). When Can we Call a System Self-organizing? In Banzhaf, W, T. Christaller, P. Dittrich, J. T. Kim, and J. Ziegler, Advances in Artificial Life, 7th European Conference, ECAL 2003, Dortmund, Germany, pp. 606-614. LNAI 2801. Springer.
  • Gershenson, C., J. Broekaert, and D. Aerts (2003). Contextual Random Boolean Networks. In Banzhaf, W, T. Christaller, P. Dittrich, J. T. Kim, and J. Ziegler, Advances in Artificial Life, 7th European Conference, ECAL 2003, Dortmund, Germany, pp. 615-624. LNAI 2801. Springer.
  • Gershenson, C. (2003). Comparing Different Cognitive Paradigms with a Virtual Laboratory. IJCAI-03: Proceedings of the Eighteenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pp. 1635-6. Morgan Kaufmann.
  • Gershenson, C. (2002). Complex Philosophy. Proceedings of the 1st Biennial Seminar on Philosophical, Methodological & Epistemological Implications of Complexity Theory. La Habana, Cuba. Also in InterJournal of Complex Systems, 544.
  • Gershenson, C. (2002). Behaviour-based Knowledge Systems: An Epigenetic Path from Behaviour to Knowledge. In Prince, C. G., Y. Demiris, Y. Marom, H. Kozima, and C. Balkenius (eds). Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Epigenetic Robotics: Modelling Cognitive Development in Robotic Systems. pp. 35-41. Lund University Cognitive Studies 94.
  • Gershenson, C. (2002). Classification of Random Boolean Networks. In Standish, R. K., M. A. Bedau, and H. A. Abbass (eds.) Artificial Life VIII: Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Artificial Life. pp. 1-8. Sydney, Australia. MIT Press.
  • Gershenson, C., M. A. Porter, A. Probst, M. Marko, and A. Das. (2002) A Study on the Relevance of Information in Discriminative and Non-Discriminative Media. InterJournal of Complex Systems, 533.
  • Marko, M., M. A. Porter, A. Probst, C. Gershenson, and A. Das (2002). Transforming the World Wide Web into a Complexity-Based Semantic Network. InterJournal of Complex Systems, 568.
  • Gershenson, C. (2001). Comments to Neutrosophy. In Smarandache, F. (Ed.) Proceedings of the First International Conference on Neutrosophy, Neutrosophic Logic, Set, Probability and Statistics, pp. 139-146. University of New Mexico. Gallup, NM. Xiquan.
  • González, P. P., M. Cárdenas, C. Gershenson, and J. Lagúnez-Otero (2001). Integration of Computational Techniques for the Modelling of Signal Transduction. In N. E. Mastorakis and L. A. Pecorelli-Peres (Eds.) Advances in Systems Science: Measurement, Circuits and Control. WSES Press.
  • González, P. P., C. Gershenson, M. Cárdenas, and J. Lagunez.(2000) Modelling intracellular signalling networks using behaviour-based systems and the blackboard architecture, Proceedings of the International Conference: Mathematics and Computers in Biology and Chemistry (MCBC 2000), Montego Bay, Jamaica.
  • Gershenson, C. and P. P. González, (2000). Dynamic Adjustment of the Motivation Degree in an Action Selection Mechanism . Proceedings of ISA '2000. Wollongong, Australia.
  • Gershenson, C., P. P. González, and J. Negrete. (2000) Thinking Adaptive: Towards a Behaviours Virtual Laboratory. In Meyer et. al. (eds.) SAB 2000 Proceedings Supplement. Paris, France. ISAB press.
  • Gershenson, C., P. P. González, and J. Negrete. (2000) Action Selection Properties in a Software Simulated Agent, in Cairó et. al. (Eds.) MICAI 2000: Advances in Artificial Intelligence. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 1793, pp. 634-648. Springer-Verlag.
  • González, P. P., J. Negrete, A. Barreiro and C. Gershenson.(2000) A Model for Combination of External and Internal Stimuli in the Action Selection of an Autonomous Agent, in Cairó et. al. (Eds.) MICAI 2000: Advances in Artificial Intelligence. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 1793, pp. 621-633. Springer-Verlag.
  • Gershenson, C. (1999) Modelling Emotions with Multidimensional Logic. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS '99), pp. 42-46. New York City, NY. IEEE Press.
  • Gershenson, C. (1998). Lógica multidimensional: un modelo de lógica paraconsistente. Memorias XI Congreso Nacional ANIEI, pp. 132-141. Xalapa, México.
  • Gershenson, C. (1998). Control de Tráfico con Agentes: CRASH. Memorias XI Congreso Nacional ANIEI. Xalapa, México.
  • Gershenson, C. (1997). El Juego de la Vida en 3D. Memorias X Congreso Nacional ANIEI. Monterrey, México.
  • Gershenson, C. (1997). Aplicaciones de la Topología. Memorias X Congreso Nacional ANIEI. Monterrey, México.

 

In La Jornada (Mexican national newspaper, scientific divulgation)

  • “Sistemas Auto-organizantes” (Self-organizing systems). 21/apr/08.
  • “Vida Artificial” (Artificial Life). 3/apr/08.
  • “Porqué las Máquinas No Conquistarán al Mundo” (Why Machines Will Not Take Over the World). 24/sep/03.
  • “Sistemas Complejos” (Complex Systems). 11/dec/00.
  • “Manipulando la Evolución” (Manipulating Evolution). 15/nov/99
  • “Emergencia y Evolución” (Emergence and Evolution). 25/oct/99
  • “Inteligencia Artificial e Inteligencia Natural” (Artificial Intelligence and Natural Intelligence). 14/jun/99
  • “Tecnología y desempleo” (Technology and unemployment). nov/9/98
  • “Las farmacéuticas y la genética” (Pharmaceutics and genetics), in colaboration with Jaime Lagunez. 25/may/98
  • “Pros y contras de la clonación humana” (Pros and cons of human cloning). mar/9/98
  • “Nuestro futuro genético y la medicina” (Our genetic future and medicine). feb/2/98

 

Popular Science

  • Gershenson, C. (2013). ¿Cómo medir la inteligencia de las máquinas? Ciencia 64(4):18-23. Número especial sobre Alan Turing y la Computación.
  • Gershenson, C. (2013). Si a mi me importa el medio ambiente ¿de qué me sirve la ciencia?. Blog de la Universidad del Medio Ambiente, http://tinyurl.com/brno46w  
  • Gershenson, C. (2013). Levende teknologi skal redde byerne. Videnskab.dk. http://tinyurl.com/cm8ewrc 
  • Adapted for Global Coordination. Traffic Technology International February-March 2011, p. 49.
  • “Paradigmas para Diseñar e Implementar Sistemas Complejos” (Paradigms for Designing and Implementing Complex Systems). InterFAR 1(8), April 2003

 

Translations

  • Morin, E. (2007). Restricted Complexity, General Complexity (Translated from French by C. Gershenson). In Gershenson, C., D. Aerts, and B. Edmonds (Eds.). Worldviews, Science and Us: Philosophy and Complexity. World Scientific.

 

Conferences, Presentations and Talks

  • Complexity, computation, and philosophy. Keynote talk at the  Simposio Complejidad y Multidisciplina, Mexico City, 2013-11-04.
  • Sistemas complejos: semáforos auto-organizantes, talk at the Festival de las Ciencias y las Humanidades, UNAM, Mexico, 2013-10-04.
  • Improving Urban Mobility with Self-organization, talk at the IX Congreso Internacional de Transporte Sustentable, Mexico, 2013-10-02.
  • Self-organizing Public Transport. Self-organizing Systems Seminar, IIMAS, UNAM, 2013-10-01.
  • "¿Cómo hablar de complejidad?" Invited seminar, Universidad de Barcelona, 2013-09-20 http://youtu.be/pD4Lki91k08 
  • How complexity models can help to understand social/linguistic phenomena, invited talk at ECCS'13 satellite "Variation and contact in languaging: ecological and complex approaches", Barcelona, Spain, 2013-09-19
  • Education, Complexity and Technology, invited talk at ECCS'13 satellite "Global Computing for our connected World", Barcelona, Spain, 2013-09-19
  • Measuring the Complexity of Self-organizing Traffic Lights, talk at the 6th International Workshop on Guided Self-organization (ECCS'13 satellite), Barcelona, Spain, 2013-09-18. 
  • Young Researchers Satellite at ECCS'13, invited panelist, Barcelona, Spain, 2013-09-15
  • Viviendo en Ciudades Vivas. Laboratorio para la Ciudad, México, 2013-09-06.
  • Measuring the Complexity of Self-organizing Traffic Lights. Self-organizing Systems Seminar, IIMAS, UNAM, 2013-09-03.
  • ¿Cómo controlar la complejidad?. Invited keynote talk. V Encuentro Interuniversitario sobre Complejidad. Bogotá, Colombia, 2013/08/31.
  • Complejidad y futuro de la educación. Invited keynote talk. V Encuentro Interuniversitario sobre Complejidad. Bogotá, Colombia, 2013/08/30.
  • Viviendo en Ciudades Vivas. Invited keynote talk. 1er Taller Latinoamericano en Sistemas Complejos. Cúcuta, Colombia, 2013/05/22.
  • ¿Cómo controlar la complejidad? Seminar at Universidad Javeriana, Colombia 2013/05/20.
  • La investigación en tecnologías de la información: Orígenes y perspectivas. Taller de nuevas tecnologías de la comunicación. DGDC, UNAM, Mexico 2013/05/13.
  • “Auto-organización en transporte público”. Invited talk. V Congreso Internacional de Transporte. México, D.F, México. 2013/04/26.
  • “Viviendo en Ciudades Vivas”. Keynote Conference, ITESM, CCM, 2013/03/20
  • “When Slower is Faster?” Self-organizing Systems Seminar, IIMAS, UNAM, 2013/02/06
  • “Living in Living Cities”. Seminar on Complexity and Economy, CEIICH, UNAM, México, 2012/12/11.
  • “Sistemas Auto-organizantes”. Talk. Taller de Inteligencia Artificial, UNAM, México, 2012/11/30.
  • “Modelo de Simulación del Fenómeno Migratorio: una Aproximación”. Seminar on Planning Research, IIMAS, UNAM, México, 2012/11/23.
  • “¿Podrá Pasar una Máquina de Turing la Prueba de Turing?” Talk. Taller de Teoría de la Computación, UNAM, México, 2012/11/16.
  • “Computación Adaptativa”. Invited keynote talk.  VIII Congreso Internacional en Tecnologías Inteligentes y de la Información, CITII 2012 , Apizaco, México, 2012/10/26.
  • ¿Proyecto FuturICT en México? Round table discussion. II Congreso Mexicano de Ciencias de la Complejidad, UNAM, México. 2012/10/23.
  • “?¿Cómo Controlar a la Complejidad?”. Seminar. Diplomado en Promoción de la Salud, UACM, México, 2012/10/20.
  • “Information and Complexity”. Invited keynote talk. Fifth International Workshop on Guided Self-Organization. Sydney, Australia, 2012/09/26. http://www.youtu.be/Ba0zSNYkWtw 
  • “Application of living technology to urban problems”. Invited seminar. Global Brain Institute, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium. 2012/09/10. http://youtu.be/GGUlchEob3k  
  • “Complexity and Information: Measuring Emergence, Self-organization, and Homeostasis at Multiple Scales”. Poster. European Conference on Complex Systems. Brussels, Belgium, 2012/09/04
  • “Aprendizaje, inteligencia social y el test de Turing”, Keynote talk, Alan Turing: de las Computadoras a la Vida. UNAM, Mexico, 2012/06/26
  • “Complexity and Information: Measuring Emergence, Self-organization, and Homeostasis at Multiple Scales”. Third International Workshop on Computation in Cyber-Physical Systems, Mexico City, Mexico, 2012/06/25.
  • “Bringing urban technology to life with realtime feedback”. TEDSaoPaulo, Brasil. 2012/06/12. http://tinyurl.com/cat7djn
  • “Semáforos auto-organizantes en intersecciones múltiples”. Invited talk. Primera Reunión Nacional de Modelos Matemáticos para Transporte. UNAM, México. 2012/04/27.
  • “Semaforización Inteligente”. Invited talk. IV Congreso Internacional de Transporte: Política, Ciudad y Movilidad. México, D.F, México. 2012/04/26.
  • “Adaptability and self-organization in natural and artificial systems”. Talk. International congress Complexity and multidiscipline: new approaches to health, UNAM, Mexico, 2012/04/19
  • “Towards a Smarter Mexico City”. Seminar. IBM Smart Cities group. Dublin, Ireland,  2012/04/16.
  • “Living in Living Cities”. Talk. European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research. Vienna, Austria. 2012/04/11.
  • “Hablemos de tránsito. El ingenio detrás”. Café de las Ciencias. México, D.F., México. 2012/03/15.
  • “Engineering Self-organizing Systems”. Invited talk. International Industrial Engineering Conference. UAM-Azcapotzalco, México. 2012/03/12.
  • “Semáforos auto-organizantes”. Seminar, Análisis Numérico y Modelación Matemática del Departamento de Matemáticas, UAM-Iztapalapa, México. 2012/03/08.
  • ¿La complejidad implica un cambio de paradigma científico? Virtual seminar for Colombia, Venezuela and USA. 2012/03/07. http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/~cgg/talks/Cx.html 
  • "¿Qué hacer con tu vida?". IEMS-DF, Iztapalapa-1. 2012/03/05.
  • Panelist in "La Sencillez de la Complejidad: El Nuevo Paradigma del Conocimiento", general session of the Instituto Nacional de Cardiología Ignacio Chávez, México. 2012/02/15.
  • “Complejidad”. Semana de la Ciencia, Liceo Franco Mexicano, Coyoacán, México. 2012/01/25.
  • “Self-organizing Urban Transportation Systems”. Invited seminar. Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA. 2012/01/12.
  • “Introducción a los Sistemas Dinámicos como Redes Computacionales Basadas en Agentes”, talk at Mexican Workshop Complex Systems as Computing Models, UNAM, Mexico. 2011/11/10.
  • “Semáforos auto-organizantes”. Talk at TEDxDF. México, D.F., 2011/11/04. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QohrFmeNnVw
  • “La auto-organización lleva al desempeño supraóptimo en sistemas de transporte público”. Seminar at the Facultad de Ciencias, UAEM, Cuernavaca, 2011/10/07.
  • “Auto-organización en Sistemas de Transporte Urbanos”, Diplomado en Complejidad y Problemas de la Ciudad de México, UACM, 2011/09/23.
  • “A Common Language in Complex Systems”, Prerecorded video, Interdisciplinary Symposium on Complex Systems, "Open Problems" session, Halkidiki, Grecia, 2011/09/21. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKN_mD7i2fQ
  • "Self-organization leads to supraoptimal performance in public transportation systems". Invited talk at Lakeside Research Days 2011, Klagenfurt, Austria, 2011/07/11-15. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=laXjL13SfwQ
  • "The Implications of Interactions for Science and Philosophy", talk at 8th International Conference on Complex Systems, Boston, MA, USA, 2011/06/30.
  • "Self-organization leads to supraoptimal performance in public transportation systems", talk at 8th International Conference on Complex Systems, Boston, MA, USA, 2011/06/28.
  • Invited panelist, “Movilidad Urbana y Transporte” workshop, ALDF-PUEC, UNAM, México, 2011/03/01.
  • “Self-organizing systems”. Invited seminar series, Intel, Guadalajara, México, 2010/12/09-10.
  • “Sistemas auto-organizados de transporte urbano”. Invited talk, Taller de Complejidad y Metodologías Espaciales para el Análisis Regional, CRIM, UNAM, Cuernavaca, México, 2010/12/08.
  • “Complejidad”. Invited talk, "La Ciencia en las Calles", Plaza de la Ciudadela, México, 2010/12/04.
  • “Diseño de sistemas auto-organizantes”. AI Workshop talk, IIMAS, UNAM, México, 2010/12/03.
  • “¿Por qué el transporte público no llega a tiempo? La inestabilidad de intervalos iguales”. Seminar on Complex Systems, UACM, México, 2010/10/22.
  • “¿Por qué la complejidad implica un cambio de paradigma científico?”. Invited keynote talk, Primer Congreso Mexicano de Ciencias de la Complejidad, UNAM, México, D.F., 2010/10/4-6.
  • “Enfrentando a la complejidad: Predecir vs. Adaptar” Invited talk at the Tercera Semana de Computación y Matemáticas Aplicadas (SCMA’2010), UAM-Cuajimalpa, México, 2010/09/27.
  • “Guiding the Self-organization of Random Boolean Networks”. Invited keynote talk, Third Workshop on Guided Self-organization, Bloomington, IN, USA, 2010/09/04.
  • “¿Por qué la complejidad implica un cambio de paradigma científico?” Invited talk, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales, UAQ, Querétaro, México, 2010/08/26.
  • “¿Por qué el transporte público no llega a tiempo? La inestabilidad de intervalos iguales” Invited talk, Coloquio del Instituto de Ciencias Físicas, UNAM, Cuernavaca, México, 2010/06/23.
  • “¿Por que el transporte público llega tarde?” Talk at the Workshop on Transdisciplinary Complexity in Research, Mexico City, 2010/05/14.
  • “Sistemas Auto-organizantes: Enfrentando a la Complejidad con Adaptación” Invited talk, Congreso Nacional de Enlace Tecnológico, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, 2010/04/20.
  • “Modelado de semáforos auto-organizantes con autómatas celulares elementales.” Seminar given at the Centro de Ciencias de la Complejidad, UNAM (together with David Rosenblueth). 2010/04/14.
  • “Enfrentando a la complejidad: Predecir vs. Adaptar” Seminar at Faculty of Medicine, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, 2010/03/19.
  • “¿Por que el transporte público no llega a tiempo? Inestabilidad de Intervalos Iguales” Artificial Intelligence Seminar, IIMAS, UNAM, 2010/03/18.
  • “Enfrentando a la complejidad: Predecir vs. Adaptar” Invited talk. 1st International Congress on Applied Mathematics. Toluca, México, 2009/11/05.
  • “Self-organizing urban transportation systems” Invited keynote talk. Conference Complexity Theories of Cities have come of Age. Delft, The Netherlands, 2009/09/25.
  • “Self-organizing urban transportation systems” Seminar at the European Space Agency (ESA), Noordwijk, The Netherlands. 2009/09/24.
  • “Self-organizing urban transportation systems” Seminar at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium, 2009/09/22.
  • “Self-organizing urban transportation systems” Seminar at the Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Budapest, Hungary. 2009/09/17.
  • “Modeling self-organizing traffic lights with elementary cellular automata” (with David Rosenblueth), “Prediction vs. Adaptation in Science”, & “The Synthetic Production of Antibiotic by Protocells” (with Gabriela Michel and Rodrigo Poblanno-Balp). Posters presented at the European Conference on Artificial Life. Budapest, Hungary,  2009/09/13-16.
  • “Enfrentando a la complejidad: Predecir vs. Adaptar” Invited seminar at the ITESM, Querétaro, México. 2009/09/7.
  • “The Sigma Pro?le A Formal Tool to Study Organization and its Evolution at Multiple Scales” Seminar given at the Centro de Ciencias de la Complejidad, UNAM. 2009/04/22.
  • “Design and Control of Self-organizing Systems” Seminar given at the Universidad Autónoma de la Ciudad de México. 2009/04/03.
  • “Enfrentando la complejidad: Predecir vs. Adaptar” Invited talks. Un ésser viu anomenat llenguatge. Complexitat i paraula. CosmoCaixa-Museo de la Ciencia, Lleida, Spain. 2009/03/03. Barcelona, Spain. 2009/03/04. Tarragona, Spain. 2009/03/05.
  • “Semáforos auto-organizantes” Invited talk. 1er Congreso Complejidad, Ciencia y Sociedad: Nuevas agendas para la reflexión y la investigación. Cocoyoc, Morelos, México. 2009/02/23.
  • “Predictability vs. Adaptability” Invited keynote talk. International Symposium on Complex Systems Engineering. Morelia, Michoacán, México. 2008/10/30-31.
  • “An Introduction to Self-organizing Systems” Invited talk given at Lakeside Research Days, Klagenfurt, Austria, June 30th, 2008.
  • “Design and Control of Self-organizing Systems” Talk given at Greythumb, Cambridge, MA, USA. April 7th, 2008.
  • “Self-Organizing Traffic Lights” Lecture given at the NECSI Winter School, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA. Jaunuary 17th, 2008.
  • “The World as Evolving Information” Talk given at the 7th International Conference on Complex Systems (ICCS). Boston, MA, USA. October 31st, 2007.
  • “Self-Organizing Traffic Lights” Seminar given at New England Complex Systems Institute, Cambridge, MA, USA. June 29th, 2007.
  • “Self-Organizing Traffic Lights” Invited seminar given at EPHS, Sorbonne, Paris, France. February 2nd, 2007.
  • “Towards Self-organizing Bureaucracies” Seminar given to the Evolution, Complexity, and Cognition group, VUB, Brussels, Belgium. January 10th, 2007.
  • “Self-organizing traffic lights: A realistic simulation of the Wetstraat” Presentation given (with Seung Bae Cools) at the cabinet of the Minister of Mobility and Public Works, Pascal Smet. Brussels, Belgium. December 5th, 2006.
  • “A General Methodology for Designing Self-Organizing Systems” Seminar given at IRIDIA, ULB, Brussels, Belgium. October 27th, 2006.
  • “Future Directions in Artificial Life” Invited panelist at round table discussion at the ALife X conference. Bloomington, IN, USA, June 7th, 2006.
  • “The Role of Redundancy in the Robustness of Random Boolean Networks” Poster presented at the ALife X conference. Bloomington, IN, USA, June 6th, 2006.
  • “A General Methodology for Designing Self-Organizing Systems” Talk given at Redfish Group. Santa Fe, NM, USA, May 31st, 2006.
  • “A General Methodology for Designing Self-Organizing Systems” Seminar given at the Kansai Advanced Research Center. Kobe, Japan, April 13th, 2006.
  • “Self-Organizing Traffic Lights” Seminar given At Tokyo University, Japan, April 6th, 2006.
  • “A General Methodology for Designing Self-Organizing Systems” Invited talk at CSS’05. Liverpool, UK. September 14th, 2005.
  • “Introduction to Random Boolean Networks” Tutorial given (with Andy Wuensche) at the ECAL conference. Canterbury, UK. September 5th, 2005.
  • “Self-organizing traffic lights: An alternative for Brussels” Presentation given at the cabinet of the Minister of Mobility and Public Works, Pascal Smet. Brussels, Belgium. August 24th, 2005.
  • “A General Methodology for Designing Self-Organizing Systems” Seminar given to the Evolution, Complexity, and Cognition group, VUB, Brussels, Belgium. June 17th, 2005.
  • “Self-Organizing Traffic Lights” Seminar given to the Evolution, Complexity, and Cognition group, VUB, Brussels, Belgium. January 28th, 2005.
  • “Self-Organizing Traffic Lights” Poster presented at the 1st European Conference on Complex Systems. Torino, Italy, December 5th-7th, 2004; and at the Nonlinearity, Fluctuations, and Complexity Conference. ULB, Brussels, Belgium, March 16th-19th, 2005
  • “Protocol Requirements for Self-organizing Artifacts: Towards an Ambient Intelligence” and “Self-organizing Traffic Lights”. Double seminar given to the VUB AILab, Brussels, Belgium. November 26th, 2004.
  • “Updating Schemes in Random Boolean Networks: Do They Really Matter?” Poster presented at the ALife IX conference. Boston, MA, September 14th, 2004.
  • “Introduction to Random Boolean Networks” Tutorial given (with Andy Wuensche) at the ALife IX conference. Boston, MA, September 12th, 2004.
  • “Imitation Promotes Cooperation” Talk given at the Social Connectionism Meeting. Genval, Belgium. June 17th, 2004.
  • “Protocol Requirements for Self-organizing Artifacts: Towards an Ambient Intelligence” Talk given at the 5th International Conference on Complex Systems (ICCS). Boston, MA. May 20th, 2004.
  • “Phase Transitions in Random Boolean Networks with Different Updating Schemes”. Talk given at the Nonlinear Dynamics and Statistical Mechanics Days. Université Libre de Bruxelles. April 27th, 2004
  • “Updating Schemes in Random Boolean Networks”, “C. S. Lewis’ “The Four Loves” as a Metaphor for Evolution”, and “Topologies and Dynamics of Sexual Networks”. Talks given at the Rule 110 Winterworkshop, Haus Neuland, Bielefeld, Germany. March 6th - 13th, 2004.
  • “When Can we Call a System Self-organizing?” Seminar given at IRIDIA, ULB, Brussels, Belgium. October 6th, 2003.
  • “Contextual Random Boolean Networks” Talk given at ECAL 2003, Dortmund, Germany. September 16th, 2003.
  • “When Can we Call a System Self-organizing?” Poster presented at ECAL 2003, Dortmund, Germany. September 16th, 2003.
  • “Contextual Random Boolean Networks” Talk given at the Centrum Leo Apostel, VUB, Brussels, Belgium. September 2nd, 2003.
  • “When Can we Call a System Self-organizing?” Talk given at the Centrum Leo Apostel, VUB, Brussels, Belgium. March 11th, 2003.
  • “Classification of Random Boolean Networks” Talk given at the ALife VIII conference. UNSW, Syndey, Australia. December 11th, 2002.
  • “Comparing Cognitive Paradigms: Which one is the best?” Seminar given at the VUB AILab, Brussels, Belgium.. November 22nd, 2002.
  • “Comparing Cognitive Paradigms: Which one is the best?” Talk given to the ALERGIC group. University of Sussex. October 23rd, 2002.
  • “Behaviour-based Knowledge Systems: An Epigenetic Path from Behaviour to Knowledge”. Talk given at the Second International Workshop on Epigenetic Robotics. Edinburgh, Scotland. August 10th, 2002.
  • “KEBA Virtual Laboratory”. Demo given at From Animals to Animats: The Seventh International Conference on the Simulation of Adaptive Behavior. Edinburgh, Scotland. August 7th, 2002.
  • “So... What is Cognition?”. Poster presented at Sussex University. July 10th, 2002.
  • “On the Subjectivity of Cognition”. Talk given at the Workshop on Distributed Cognition. Center Leo Apostel. Free University of Brussels. July 6th, 2002.
  • “Complex Philosophy”, “A Study on the Relevance of Information in Discriminative and Non-Discriminative Media”, “Neural Net Model for Featured Word Extraction”, and “Transforming the World Wide Web into a Complexity-Based Semantic Network”. Posters presented at the 4th International Conference on Complex Systems. Nashua, NH, June 10th, 2002.
  • “Knowledge Emerging from Behaviour”. Talk given to the Cognitive Sciences Group, Lund University, Sweden. May 8th, 2002.
  • “Contextuality: A Philosophical Paradigm”. Talk given the E-Intentionality group. University of Sussex. March 1st, 2002.
  • “Classification of Random Boolean Networks”. Talk given to the ALERGIC group. University of Sussex. February 19th, 2002.
  • “Complex Philosophy”. Talk given to the LOINAS group. University of Sussex. December, 2001.
  • “Artificial Societies of Intelligent Agents” BEng Thesis Defense, approved with honours. March 3rd, 2001, Fundación Arturo Rosenblueth, México.
  • “Un laboratorie comportemental virtuel”. Demo presented in From Animals to Animats: the Sixth International Conference on the Simulation of Adaptive Behavior. September 14th, 2000. Paris, France.
  • “Thinking Adaptive: Towards a Behaviours Virtual Laboratory”. Poster presented in From Animals to Animats: the Sixth International Conference on the Simulation of Adaptive Behavior. September 11th, 2000. Paris, France.
  • “Action Selection and Weak Social Action” in the 3rd International Conference of Complex Systems (ICCS3), poster presented May 21th, 2000, Nashua, NH.
  • “Action Selection Properties in a Software Simulated Agent” Talk given at the 1st Mexican International Conference of Artificial Intelligence (MICAI 2000). April 13th, 2000, Acapulco, México.
  • “A Model for Combination of External and Internal Stimuli in the Action Selection of an Autonomous Agent” Talk given at the 1st Mexican International Conference of Artificial Intelligence (MICAI 2000). April 13th, 2000, Acapulco, México.
  • “Manipulating Evolution” Invited talk at the 8va Semana de Biología Experimental, UAM Iztapalapa, México. October 27th, 1999.
  • “Modelling Emotions with Multidimensional Logic”. Talk given at the 18th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Process Society – NAFIPS '99, New York City, NY. June 10th, 1999.
  • “Towards a Revolution in Science and Philosophy”, Invited talk at the XI Semana Académica de la UAQ, Querétaro, México. March 16th, 1999.
  • “Modelling Emotions with Multidimensional Logic”, Invited talk at the XI Semana Académica de la UAQ, Querétaro, México. March 16th, 1999.
  • “Multidimensional Logic: a model of paraconsistent logic”. Talk at the XI Congreso Nacional de la ANIEI (Asociación Nacional de Instituciones de Enseñanza en Informática) sobre Informática y Computación. Xalapa, Mexico. October 8th, 1998.
  • “Traffic Control with Agents: CRASH”. Talk at the XI Congreso Nacional de la ANIEI sobre Informática y Computación. Xalapa, Mexico. October 8th, 1998.
  • “Topology Applications”. Talk at the X Congreso Nacional de la ANIEI sobre Informática y Computación, Monterrey, México. October 9th, 1997.
  • “Game of Life in 3D”. Talk at the X Congreso Nacional de la ANIEI sobre Informática y Computación, Monterrey, México. October 8th, 1997.

 

 

Scientific Software Developed

The programs and their source code are available at the listed webpages.

  • Equal Headway Instability, Netlogo. 2009-2011.

             http://tinyurl.com/EqHeIn 

  • Modelling self-organizing traffic lights with elementary cellular automata. Netlogo. 2009-2012.
  • http://tinyurl.com/trafficCA
  • http://tinyurl.com/trafficHexCA  
  • RAN: Random Agent Networks: A simple simulation for illustrating the benefits of self-organization in social organizations. Java. 2005.
  • http://rans.sourceforge.net/
  • SOTL: Self-organizing Traffic Lights. Multi-agent traffic simulation of a simple regular city. NetLogo. 2004-2005.
  • http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/~cgg/sos/#sotl 
  • RBNLab: A software laboratory for studying the properties of different types of random Boolean networks. Java. 2001-2005.
  • http://rbn.sourceforge.net/
  • SOTraCon: Self-organizing Traffic Control. Virtual Laboratory. Java 3D. 2003.
  • http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/~cgg/sos/#sotracon 
  • KEB: A virtual laboratory for comparing different types of cognitive architectures. Java 3D. 2001-2002.
  • http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/~cgg/cogs/keb/ 
  • ASIA: A behavioural virtual laboratory used for studying Artificial Societies of Intelligent Agents. Java and VRML. 1999-2001.
  • http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/~cgg/jlagunez/asia/bvl/ 
  • CRASH: Car and Road Automated Simulation in Hyperways. Agent-based traffic simulation where cars do not stop at crossings. C++. 1998.
  • http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/~cgg/jlagunez/crash/ 

 

Media & Popular Science Coverage

  • Entrevista en sección ”Mentes Brillantes” con Sergio Sarmiento y Guadalupe Juárez, programa La Red De Radio Red, Grupo Radio Centro, 2013-10-30 http://redfm.mx/?p=41281  
  • Desarrolla la UNAM programa prototipo para agilizar el flujo de vehículos. José Luna, El Sol de México. 2013-10-28. http://tinyurl.com/m7xsm5g  
  • Matemáticas y comportamiento de parvadas podrían solucionar el tráfico. Eliesheva Ramos, Ferriz.com.mx. 2013-10-28. http://tinyurl.com/pbas3sr  
  • Matemáticos desarrollan semáforos “inteligentes”. Crónica. 2013-10-28. http://tinyurl.com/l3pptl8  
  • Diseñan programa contra denso tráfico en DF. Noticieros Televisa 2013-10-27. http://tinyurl.com/lm642ol  
  • Desarrollan en la UNAM programa para agilizar flujo de vehículos. Notimex, publicado en La Jornada, Radio Fórmula, CostaRicaOn.com, PanamaOn.com, ElPuntoCritico.com. 2013-10-27, http://tinyurl.com/mlr9cva  
  • Semáforos auto-organizantes. Academia Mexicana de Ciencias?, Boletín AMC/378/13 2013-10-27  http://tinyurl.com/lsn3xst 
  • Crece inscripción a cursos abiertos masivos en línea, Gaceta UNAM, 4,552, Pag. 8. 2013-10-17 http://tinyurl.com/mms5p8m 
  • Enrólate con tu vocación, con Gloria Hernández, Interferencia 710 AM, IMER, 2013-06-07
  • Pensamiento científico, podcast interview, Masa Crítica, 2013/04/24 http://tinyurl.com/cwxxajm  
  • UNAM ofrecerá en mayo cursos gratuitos a distancia, Opinión de Yucatán, 2012/02/27 http://tinyurl.com/bm9yo8k  
  • UNAM ofrecerá en mayo cursos gratuitos a distancia, Noti52 / MiMorelia.com, 2012/02/27 http://tinyurl.com/czduvxn / http://tinyurl.com/c6p9h8z 
  • UNAM brinda cursos por internet gratis, CB, 2012/02/26, http://tinyurl.com/c5r8z6j  
  • La UNAM abre cursos ‘online’ gratis, guia t, 2012/02/26 http://tinyurl.com/btd2lns 
  • Ofrecerá UNAM cursos gratuitos masivos a distancia a través de Coursera, Crónica de Oaxaca, 2012/02/26 http://tinyurl.com/cje9gl4 
  • La UNAM ofrece cursos gratuitos en línea, Ileana Fernández, Noticanarias, 2012/02/26 http://tinyurl.com/ccrx4nh 
  • La UNAM abre cursos ‘online’ gratis,  Ivonne Vargas Hernández, CNNExpansión, 2012/02/26 http://tinyurl.com/c9bcjqe 
  • Cursos gratuitos en español vía educación a distancia. Guadalupe Lugo, Gaceta UNAM, p. 9. 2013/02/25 http://tinyurl.com/b74yhns 
  • La UNAM ofrecerá cursos gratuitos a distancia, Universia, 2012/02/25 http://tinyurl.com/cwhdex7 
  • Ofrecerá UNAM masivos en línea a través de Coursera, PortalPolitico.tv, 2012/02/25 http://tinyurl.com/bp5neqn 
  • UNAM ofrecerá cursos gratuitos. Noticieros Televisa. 2013/02/24 http://tinyurl.com/c3mybkq 
  • Ofrecerá UNAM cursos gratuitos masivos a distancia a través de COURSERA, Antonio Hernández, Noticias de Chihuahua, 2012/02/24 http://tinyurl.com/c8houme 
  • Creadores Universitarios, foroTV, 2013/03/07 http://tinyurl.com/a6hudsv 
  • The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv. Technology Review. 2012/12/1.  http://tinyurl.com/bqoycsp 
  • Un viaje de boleto, Xavier Criou, Fundación UNAM. 2012/10/30 http://tinyurl.com/bglwkva  
  • El Futuro del Transporte, El Futuro de la Ciudad de México, y el Futuro de México, Jorge Ramirez Suarez, Futuros Posibles, Canal 30. 2010/10. http://vimeo.com/album/2432397  password: futuros
  • Robots Compete for Soccer World Domination, Brandon Keim, Wired, 2012/06/28 http://tinyurl.com/83f9byf 
  • Conoce los semáforos funcionales, Tábata Jalil, Venga la Alegría, TVAzteca 2012/06/18 http://tinyurl.com/ces8556 
  • Concluyen disertaciones sobre los grandes retos del siglo XXI. Gaceta UNAM, p. 8-10. 2012/05/28. http://tinyurl.com/cn445rk  
  • La Ciencia vs. el Caos Vial. Anabell Mariana Fuentes. Publimetro. 2012/05/18 p. 16 http://tinyurl.com/cy6plmq 
  • Inteligencia Artificial: las ciudades como organismos vivos, Alan Lazalde, alt1040.com, 2012/05/05 http://tinyurl.com/c9ph9zn 
  • Beams 'n' Bones, Technology Review, 2012/05/12 http://tinyurl.com/c897kxp 
  • Artificial Intelligence Could Be on Brink of Passing Turing Test. Brandon Keim, Wired 2012/04/12. http://tinyurl.com/d9bppfo  
  • Desarrollan sistema de semáforos auto-organizantes para enfrentar tráfico en las ciudades, María Luisa Santillán, Portal Ciencia UNAM, 2012/04/11. http://tinyurl.com/83kr3pg  
  • "Planeación de Ciudades: las matemáticas al rescate" Entrevista en Venga a tomar Cafe con nosotros, Radio UNAM, 960 AM, 2012/01/27. 
  • Propuestas para el desarrollo economico, social y urbano, en el Distrito Federal. UNAM, 2011. http://tinyurl.com/6rjjcdk 
  • Entrevista con Salvador García Soto, El Empujón, Proyecto 40 TV, 2012/01/23 http://ow.ly/8DCFA [min 55:00]
  • Anuario: El algoritmo que acabaría con el caos del Metro, José Huerta, El Universal, 2011/12/30. http://www.eluniversaledomex.mx/otros/nota26138.html 
  • Súbale, súbale, hay lugares. Diálogos con Fernanda Tapia. Once TV México, 2011/12/15.
  • Algoritmo Antiaglomeraciones, Oscar Martell, Hora 21 con Karla Iberia Sánchez, Foro TV, 2011/12/08. http://tvolucion.esmas.com/foro-tv/hora-21/146928/algoritmo-antiaglomeraciones
  • ¿Cómo acabar con los tumultos en el metro?, Lilián Anaya, El Universal, 2011/12/04. http://www.eluniversaledomex.mx/home/nota25183.html 
  • La solución a los tumultos del metro en un algoritmo: Lo más leído, El Universal, 2011/12/04. http://www.eluniversaledomex.mx/otros/nota25237.html
  • Entrevista con Alejandro Cacho, Radio, 2011/12/02.
  • Adiós a los tumultos en el Metro; algoritmo salvador en 2012, José Huerta, El Universal, 2011/12/01. http://www.eluniversaledomex.mx/nezahualcoyo/nota25099.html
  • Matemáticas solucionan caos del metro: Lo más leído, El Universal, 2011/11/30. http://www.eluniversaledomex.mx/otros/nota25082.html 
  • El algoritmo que acabaría con el caos del Metro. Parte I, José Huerta, El Universal, 2011/11/30. http://www.eluniversaledomex.mx/nezahualcoyo/nota25059.html
  • Retrasos en el metro podrían tener solución matemática, El Universal, 2011/11/24. http://www.eluniversaledomex.mx/otros/nota24858.html 
  • Sistema para disminuir los tiempos de recorridos del Metro, Gaceta UNAM, Cristóbal López, 2011/11/24. http://www.dgcs.unam.mx/gacetaweb/2011/111124/gaceta.pdf 
  • Entrevista con Enrique Cuevas, Formato 21, Radio Red. 2011/11/26.
  • Entrevista en Hoy x hoy, W Radio. 2011/10/25.
  • Entrevista en Hoy x hoy en la Ciencia, con Ángel Figueroa, W Radio. 2011/10/08. http://tinyurl.com/797znum 
  • Matemáticas para mejorar al transporte público. El Universal, 2011/09/13. http://tinyurl.com/3zvjzqo
  • Las matemáticas y el tránsito en la ciudad. Live chat, El Universal, 2011/09/13. http://tinyurl.com/6yu4krj
  • Polyethism in a colony of artificial ants. ASSYST/CSS Newsletter 18, p. 5, 2011/05. http://tinyurl.com/3lrecgh
  • Buscan alternativas para mejorar traslados en transporte público, Asamblea Legislativa del Distrito Federal, 2011/03/01. http://tinyurl.com/675qgg8
  • The World as Evolving Information, ASSYST/CSS Newsletter, 2010/11, p. 6. http://tinyurl.com/4clpsdd
  • Inicia Semana de Computación y Matemáticas Aplicadas con conferencia sobre predicción y sistemas complejos, Cuajimalpa VA, 2010/09/28. http://tinyurl.com/2gycsnf
  • Self-Organizing Urban Transportation Systems. Bits 'n' bytes, Technology Review, 2009/12/12. http://tinyurl.com/6sek5ro 
  • Update on the undead from science's bat-cave, Sunday Star Times (New Zealand), Susan Pepperell, 2009/11/22. http://tinyurl.com/yz8votj
  • Weekly PLoS ONE News and Blog Round-Up, Bex Walton. 2009/11/06. http://tinyurl.com/yla7ofe
  • Modelo matemático para evitar los retrasos en transporte, Matematicalia, 2009/10/30. http://tinyurl.com/yzfkgj3
  • Transforming Transportation. Frontier Economy, 2009/10/30. http://tinyurl.com/ylccsg2
  • Interview in BBC Radio World Service's Newshour with Owen Bennett Jones. 2009/10/30
  • Why three buses come at once, and how to avoid it. 29 October 2009, Debora MacKenzie, New Scientist, 2009/10/29. http://tinyurl.com/yzuf7r2
  • L'hegemonia de la física clàsica s'està desmuntant, R. Ríos, Segre, 2009/03/04.
  • Interview with Mariví Chacón for Cafeïna, Lleida Televisió, 2009/03/03.
  • Autonomous Agents Take On City Driving, Mark Ingebretsen, "In the News," IEEE Intelligent Systems 23(6):4-7, Nov/Dec, 2008. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MIS.2008.104
  • Crash. Efecto Mariposa. Interview for Radio Uruguay. 2008/07/28.
  • Slimme lichten' tegen fileleed. De Morgen. 2008/06/16. http://tinyurl.com/4xgtcf
  • Slimme lichten op elk Vlaams kruispunt. Vrije Universiteit Brussel 2007 Jaarverslag, p. 29
  • Slimme verkeerslichten. Knack. 2007/05/23, p. 63
  • Minder files door zelf-regulerende verkeers-lichten. Blik op Nieuws. http://tinyurl.com/yvxjzg
  • Sneller door de Wetstraat. De Standaard (ed. Vlaams-Brabant/Brussel). 2007/05/12, p. 21 http://tinyurl.com/29btgz
  • Sneller door Wetstraat met blokrijden. Het Volk (ed. Vlaams-Brabant). 2007/05/12, p. 28
  • Sneller door Wetstraat met blokrijden. Het Nieuwsblad (ed. Brussel-Noordrand). 2007/05/12, p. 27 http://tinyurl.com/289qy7
  • Sneller door Wetstraat met blokrijden. De Gentenaar. 2007/05/12. http://tinyurl.com/yvs6nk
  • Intelligente lichten kunnan files inkorten. Brussel Deze Week. 2007/05/10, p. 5
  • Dynamische verkeedrslichten. De Weekkrant (ed. Westhoek). 2007/05/10, p. 4
  • Zelfregulerende verkeerslichten kunnen het fileprobleem verminderen. Elektronische Nieuwsbrief VUB. 2007/05/07. http://tinyurl.com/yrlqkm
  • Feux autorégulés.  L'Echo. 2007/05/05, p. 16
  • Slimme lichten op elk Vlaams kruispunt. Gazet van Antwerpen. 2007/05/04, p.9. http://tinyurl.com/ywmpx5
  • Minder files dankzij slimme verkeerslichten. De Morgen. 2007/05/04, p.3. http://tinyurl.com/ywmpx5
  • Gewest test zelfregulerende verkeerslichten. Brussel Nieuws (Brussel Deze Week, TV Brussel, FM Brussel). 2007/05/04. http://tinyurl.com/23cxw4
  • Slimme verkeerslichten houden dichtslibbende wegen open. Metro. 2007/05/04, p. 3
  • Slim verkeerslicht. Het Financieele Dagblad. 2007/05/04, p. 3
  • VUB-docent heeft oplossing voor files in Wetstraat. Het Laatste Niewus. 2007/05/04, p. 13
  • Minder files bij 'zelfregulerende' lichten. De Tijd. 2007/05/04, p. 40
  • 'Slimme' verkeerslichten kunnen files verminderen. Nieuwsblad.be 2007/05/04
  • Zelfreguerende verkeerslichten kunnen files verminderen. Belga. 2007/05/03, p. 468
  • Améliorer la fluiditeé du trafic par des feux auto-régulés (étude). Belga. 2007/05/03, p. 175
  • Zelfregulerende verkeerslichten kunnen files verminderen. Telegraaf.nl 2007/05/03
  • 'Slimme' verkeerslichten kunnen files verminderen. De Standaard. 2007/05/03. http://tinyurl.com/2zpr67
  • 'Slimme' verkeerslichten kunnen files verminderen. HetVolk.be. 2007/05/03. http://tinyurl.com/yuetnk
  • Zelfregulerend verkeerslicht drukt wachttijd. Kennislink.nl. 2007/05/03. http://tinyurl.com/2s5576
  • Traffic light intelligence. In Complexity at Large. Complexity 12(4):6, 2007/03/14.
  • 'Smart' Traffic Lights Sense Congestion. Anna Salleh. Discovery News. 2006/11/02. http://tinyurl.com/3xkpfh
  • Le peuple des connecteurs. Thierry Crouzet. Bourin Editor, 2006. http://tinyurl.com/fo5pq
  • Self-organizing systems design. In Complexity at Large. Complexity 11(1):4, 2005/10/18.
  • Les feux de croisement sont capables de s'autogérer. Science & Vie 1049, Février 2005, p. 32
  • Adaptive lights organize traffic. ACM TechNews 7(747), 2005/01/28. http://tinyurl.com/yt6bne
  • Adaptive lights organize traffic. Kimberly Patch, Technology Research News. 2005/01/26. http://tinyurl.com/ghcsm
  • Matemáticas antes de cruzar. Página 12. 2005/01/07. http://tinyurl.com/y8cby7
  • Zet zelf het lich op groen. De Tijd 2004/12/13, p. 17.
  • Alle macht aan de verkeerslichten. Trends.be. 2004/12/09. http://tinyurl.com/z7xbr
  • Grüne Welle auf Verlangen. Bayerischer Rundfunk 2004/12/08. http://tinyurl.com/g6ma9
  • Ampel Je nach Verkehr von Rot auf Grün. Wienweb.at 2004/12/07. http://tinyurl.com/tlnt2
  • Perfekte Ampelschaltung. Berliner Morgenpost 2004/12/07. http://tinyurl.com/sfhxc
  • Beating the lights. Philip Ball, News @ Nature 2004/12/03. http://www.nature.com/news/2004/041129/full/news041129-12.html
  • Rules aim to get devices talking. Eric Smalley, Technology Research News. 2004/06/02. http://tinyurl.com/jtkrw

 

Teaching Courses

  • Pensamiento Científico, Coursera, 2013 (21,000 students). https://www.coursera.org/course/ciencia 
  • Adaptive Computing. Graduate course, UNAM, 2011, 2012, 2013. http://turing.iimas.unam.mx/CA/ 
  • Associate Professor, Diplomma Course on Medicine and Complexity, UNAM, 2011, 2012.
  • Introduction to Adaptive and Self-organizing Systems. Graduate course, UNAM, 2009, 2010.

 

Summer schools and internsive courses

  • Complex Systems Summer School - Chile | Santa Fe Institute, 2013-11-11:21.
  • School on Nonlinearity and Stochasticity in Emergent Phenomena, Cuernavaca, Mexico: Self-organizing systems: theory and applications. 2013-07-29:08-02
  • Complex Systems, Intensive course, Universidad de Pamplona, Colombia, 2012. http://tinyurl.com/kf3u6xe 
  • New England Complex Systems Institute Summer School, Cambridge, MA, USA (2008).

 

Postdocs

  • Guillermo Santamaría. A Computational Approach for Biological Networks Modeling Using Machine Learning, Random Boolean Networks and Stochastic Metaheuristics. 2014-.
  • Yevgeniy Kolokoltsev. A Public Grid Platform for Distributed Calculations. 2013-.
  • Tom Froese. Self-Organization and the Origins of Civilization: The case of Teotihuacan. 2012-.    
  • Thomas Wisdom. Social Interventions for Non-Communicable Disease. 2012-2013.
  • Christopher P. Marriott. Polyethism and Self-organizing Systems. 2011.

 

Awards

  • CONACyT Repatriation Support (2009).
  • FWO postdoctoral fellowship (2007-2010).
  • CONACyT scholarship for graduate studies, Mexico (2001-2006)
  • Fundación Telmex scholarship, Mexico (1996-2001).
  • Karyn Kupcinet International Summer School, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel (1999)
  • SEP scholarship, Mexico (1989-1991).

 

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