Watts in Science
Feb. 24, 2006 -
Duncan Watts (External Faculty) coauthored a report in the February 10, 2006 issue of Science entitled "Experimental Study of Inequality and Unpredictability in an Artificial Cultural Market."
Public Lecture Tonight
Feb. 20, 2006 -
Dean Falk, Hale G. Smith Professor and Chair, Anthropology, Florida State University, will give a talk entitled "The Hobbit of Flores Island: Body and Soul" on Wednesday, February 22, 2005 at 7:00 pm at the Lensic Performing Arts Center.
Workshop Extends Deadline
Feb. 15, 2006 -
The workshop in the Foundations of Theoretical Medicine now has ongoing admissions.
SFI Researchers featured in Nature
Jan. 26, 2006 -
The work of SFI researchers Jessica Flack, Michelle Girvan, and David Krakauer, along with Frans B. M. de Waal (Emory University), is featured in the January 26, 2006 issue in "Policing Stabilizes Construction of Social Niches in Primates." This work on a group of pigtailed macaques demonstrates how niche construction can modify the behavior of primates within social networks.
Business Network Fellowship 2006
Jan. 25, 2006 -
The 2006 Business Network Fellowship position is open to individuals from member companies of the Santa Fe Institute Business Network. This position allows an individual up to four weeks of visitation at the Institute over a two-year period to pursue research congruent with the science of the Santa Fe Institute. One Fellowship per year is awarded.
Europhysics News Online
Jan. 25, 2006 -
The European Physical Society has posted its Special Annual Issue of Europhysics News (European analog of Physics Today) which includes articles by Murray Gell-Mann, Yuzuru Sato, and Constantino Tsallis. SFI is mentioned in several places.
2006 Public Lecture Series
Jan. 24, 2006 -
This annual series of public lectures is designed to present SFI science to anyone who is interested, including non-scientists. All lectures are free and the public is encouraged to attend.
Theoretical Medicine Workshop
Jan. 6, 2006 -
Applications are now being accepted for "The Foundations of Theoretical Medicine", SFI's Summer Math Modeling workshop. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2006.