NECSI Educational Programs
Introduction to Complex Systems
Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2002
A one day course, Introduction to Complex Systems, will be offered on Tuesday, November 19, 2002. This course will be given in conjunction with the Workshop on Modeling Complex Systems with the US Geological Survey and will give an introduction to the opportunities that complex systems provides in research and in applications. Several approaches to the study of complex systems will be described, basic concepts will be introduced and implications for the study of biological, social and engineered systems will be discussed.
The location of the program will be the Reid Engineering Conference Facility, University of Nevada, Reno.
Lectures and discussions will focus on the following topics: