Bacterial Cybernetics Group
Working group investigating the organizational principles of bacterial growth and colony formation (Tel Aviv University, Israel).

Biological Cybernetics / Theoretical Biology at the University of Bielefeld, Germany
The Department for Biological Cybernetics at the University of Bielefed, Germany, is Focussed in the Research for Movement Control in Animals and Humans.

Centre for Hyperincursion and Anticipation in Ordered Systems, University of Liège, Belgium.

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche: Istituto di Cibernetica
Institute of Cybernetics, Italian National Research Council.

The State Scientific Center of Russia, Central R&D Institute for Robotics and Technical Cybernetics (St. Petersburg, Russian Federation).

Cybernetic Center at TPU
Tomsk Polytechnical University, Russian Federation.

Cybernetic Intelligence Research Group
Working group at the department of Cybernetics, University of Reading, UK, engaged in the study of intelligence and its application.

Cybernetics - Reading University
Department of Cybernetics, University of Reading, UK.

Department of Cybernetics and Artificial Intelligence
Technical University of Kosice, Slovakia.

Department of Cybernetics, Czech Technical University in Prague
Research is conducted in two centers: (a) Gerstner Laboratory for Intelligent Decision Making Knowledge Based Systems, Multi-Agent Systems, Machine Learning, Mobile Robotics and (b) the Center for Machine Perception Computer Vision, Image Processing, Pattern Recognition.

Experimental and Computatinal Neurosciences
ECN is a multidisciplinary group Working at the Institute of Cybernetics of Italian CNR in the field of Neurosciences. The main topics include: Computer simulation of synaptic transmission; Neural Network; Parallel computation; Immuno-histochemistry of brain.

Faculty of Cybernetics
National Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv/Kiev, Ukraine. Information in English, Russian and Ukrainan.

Forschungszentrum Jülich: IBI
Institute for Biological Information Processing, Jülich, F. R. Germany.

Glushkov Institute of Cybernetics
GIC, Kyiv, Ukraine. Information on History, Research and Publikations.

Hamilton Institute
Centre for systems science research, NUI Maynooth, Ireland.

Institut für Kybernetik und Systemtheorie Dortmund
A Research Institute as well as a Granting and Promoting Association for Cybernetics in Science and Education (English - German).

Institute for Communications Engineering, Technical University of Munich
Institute Specialized in Communication Theory and Application, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition (München, Bavaria, F. R. Germany).

Institute for Systems Science
Located at the University of Linz, Austria. Teaching and research resources.
Institute of Cybernetics
Estonian Academy of Sciences.

Institute of Cybernetics at TTU
Interdisciplinary Research Centre Focusing on Nonlinear Dynamics, Control, and Computer Science. (Tallin, Estonia.)

Institutt for teknisk kybernetikk
Institute for Technical Cybernetics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim (Norway).

Instrumentation & Signal Processing Research Group
Working group at the Department of Cybernetics, University of Reading, UK, directed towards the development and use of instrumentation and techniques for the acquisition and processing of information from both natural and man-made signal sources.

Interactive Systems Research Group
The unifying theme to the research conducted in this working group at the Department of Cybernetics, University of Reading, UK, is the study of systems that require 'humans-in-the-loop'.

Istituto di Cibernetica a Biofisica
Institute of Cybernetics and Biophysics, University of Genoa, Italy.

Jagiellonian University - Medical College - Department of Biocybernetics$query%29&docid=528&docdb=struktura&dbname=CM_WWW&dbname=struktura&operator=OR&TemplateName=predoc.tmpl&setCookie=1
Cracow, Poland

Laboratory of Cybernetics
A joint project of the Ukrainian State University of Chemical Engineering, the Institute of Technical Mechanics of NASU and the Dniepropetrovsk Regional Diagnostic Centre.

Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics
The Institute in Tübingen (Germany) Is Centered on the Acquisition and Processing of Visual Information in the Nervous System.

Neuro Cybernetics Laboratory
Laboratory of Neuro-Cybernetics, Research Group of Biomedical Information Engineering, Division of Systems and Information Engineering, Graduate School, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

Research association "CYBERNETICS"
Covers the Institute of Engineering Cybernetics and the Scientific-Engineering Enterprises "Geoinformation Systems", "Information Technologies", "Automation Systems" and "Scientific Device-Building" of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.

Signal and Image Centre
Research center specialized in signal processing (compression, radar signal processing) and image processing (pattern recognition, image understanding). (Brussels, Belgium)

The Research Committee on Sociocybernetics
Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain.

The Santa Fe Institute
"Operating as a small, visiting institution, SFI seeks to catalyze new collaborative, multidisciplinary projects that break down the barriers between the traditional disciplines, to spread its ideas and methodologies to other individuals and encourage the practical applications of its results".

UCLA Biocybernetics Laboratory
Biocybernetics Laboratory at the University of California, Los Angeles, founded in 1966 by Prof. J. J. DiStefano, III (Los Angeles, Ca., USA).

University of Bradford - Department of Cybernetics
Cybernetics in Bradford is Centered in Control, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. Cybernetics has an Active Research Programme Mapping out Future Developments and Applications of the New Revolution (UK).

University of Paderborn: Institut für Kybernetik
The Institute for Cybernetics at the University of Paderborn, Germany with Three Divisions for Educational Cybernetics, Language Cybernetics and Educational Informatics.

University of Veszprem, Department of Process Engineering
Main Focus is the Application of soft Computing in Chemical Engineering Cybernetics. Offers MATLAB codes and Manuscripts Related to Fuzzy Modelling, Control, and Data Mining.

vordenker webforum
Web Forum for Innovative Approaches in Sciences, Economy and Culture with Emphasis on Cybernetics and Systems Science (Germany).

Extrapolation, Interpolation, and Smoothing of Stationary Time Series
by Norbert Wiener The Essence of Chaos (The Jessie and John Danz Lecture Series)
by Edward Lorenz Information Theory and Statistics (Dover Books on Mathematics)
by Solomon Kullback Artificial Intelligence: Modern Approach
by Stuart J. Russell, Peter Norvig 	Introduction to Algorithms, Second Edition
by Thomas H. Cormen, et al Software Engineering (6th Edition)
by Ian Sommerville The Java(TM) Programming Language (3rd Edition)
by Ken Arnold, et al 	Thinking Recursively
by Eric S. Roberts 	An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications, Volume 1
by William Feller Introduction to Automata Theory, Languages, and Computation (2nd Edition)
by John E. Hopcroft, et al The Art of Electronics
by Paul Horowitz, Winfield Hill A First Course in Abstract Algebra, Seventh Edition
by John B. Fraleigh Design Patterns
by Erich Gamma, et al 	Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms, and Source Code in C, Second Edition
by Bruce Schneier Understanding Human Nature
by Colin Brett Hidden Order: How Adaptation Builds Complexity (Helix Books)
by John H. Holland Art of Computer Programming, Volume 3: Sorting and Searching (2nd Edition)
by Donald E. Knuth 	Art of Computer Programming, Volume 2: Seminumerical Algorithms (3rd Edition)
by Donald E. Knuth 	Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice in C (2nd Edition)
by James D. Foley, et al Advanced Programming in the UNIX(R) Environment
by W. Richard Stevens

Content-addressable Memories by T. Kohonen
(Paperback - 1987)

Self-Organization and Associative Memory (Springer Series in Information Sciences, Vol 8) by Teuvo Kohonen

Self-Organization and Associative Memory
by Teuvo Kohonen

Faithful Representations and Topographic Maps: From Distortion- to Information-Based Self-Organization by Marc M. Van Hulle Self-Organization, Computational Maps, and Motor Control (Advances in Psychology) by P. Morasso (Editor), et al Self-Organization in Optical Systems and Applications in Information Technology (Springer Series in Synergetics) by Mikhail A. Vorontsov (Editor), Walter B. Miller (Editor) Self-Organization of Complex Structures: From Individual to Collective Dynamics by Frank Schweitzer (Editor) The Dynamical Systems Approach to Cognition: Concepts and Empirical Paradigms Based on Self-Organization, Embodiment,
 and Coordination Dynamics (Studies of Nonlinear Phenomena in Life Science) by Jean-Pierre Dauwalder (Editor), Wolfgang Tschacher (Editor) Paradigm of Self-Organization: Current Trends in Self-Organization (Studies in Cybernetics) by G.J. Dalenoort (Editor) Identity and Emotion : Development Through Self-Organization (Studies in Emotion and Social Interaction) by Harke A. Bosma (Editor), et al Paradigm of Self-Organization II (Studies in Cybernetics) by G. J. Dalenoort (Editor) (Paperback) Comprehensive Supramolecular Chemistry : Templating, Self-Assembly and Self-Organization by J. M. Lehn, et al Journal to the Self : Twenty-Two Paths to Personal Growth - Open the Door to Self-Understanding by Reading, Writing, and Creating a Journal of Your Life by Kathleen Adams The Challenge of Scientometrics: The Development, Measurement, and Self-Organization of Scientific Communications by Loet Leydesdorff

American Society for Cybernetics
Aims are to facilitate the work of those with an interest in the field of cybernetics.
Cambridge Cybernetic Society
Association with the mission to create a forum for transdisciplinary discussion in the tradition of cybernetics, to consider relationships of technology, commerce and society in the 21st Century and to offer perspectives of cybernetics as a constructive discipline, especially in the context of its prefix being usurped.
Cybernetics and Systems Societies
A list maintained by F. Heylighen.
The Cybernetics Society, London, UK
IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetic Society
Fields of Interest are Integration of the Theories of Communication, Control, Cybernetics, Stochastics, Optimization and System Structure towards the Formulation of a General Theory of Systems, Technology and Application of the Above to the Analysis and Design of Biological, Ecological, Socio-Economic, Social Service, Computer Information, and Operational Man-Machine Systems.

IFAC, the International Federation of Automatic Control
A multinational Federation of Organizations Representing the Engineering and Scientific Societies Concerned with Automatic Control.
International Association for Cybernetics
Aims are to ensure a permanent and organized connection between cybernetics researchers around the world to promote the development of this science and its technical applications.
Norbert Wiener Institute of Systems and Cybernetics
The Norbert Wiener Institute is active in over fifty nations worldwide. Since its foundation in 1969, and subsequently as a result of its reorganisation at the New York (1990) and the New Delhi (1993) WOSC Congresses, it has been involved in the researches of over 1000 scientists.
Oesterreichische Studiengesellschaft fuer Kybernetik (OESGK) (21-Feb-1996)
Austrian Society for Cybernetic Studies, a non-profit organization of scientists and practitioners. Its aims are "the study of the theoretical bases of cybernetics and its special fields, the investigation of its applications on technical, economic and social problems, its relations to problems studied in the natural sciences and the humanities; furthermore, the education in the methods of cybernetics and its technical aids, especially in electronic data processing; finally, the advancement of interdisciplinary studies, and the representation of Austria in international organizations".
The Control Systems Group
Membership organization dedicated to application of William T. Powers' perceptual control theory model to understanding purposeful behavior.
WOSC: Homepage
World Organization of Cybernetics and Systems

Embodiments of Mind
by Warren S. McCulloch The Embodied Mind: Cognitive Science and Human Experience
by Francisco J. Varela, et al Social Systems (Writing Science)
by Niklas Luhmann, et al Collected Works of A.M. Turing : Mechanical Intelligence (Collected Works of a.M. Turing)
by D.C. Ince (Editor) (Hardcover) Sociocybernetics : Complexity, Autopoiesis, and Observation of Social Systems (Contributions in Sociology)
by Felix Geyer (Editor), Johannes van der Zouwen (Editor)

Cybernetics. Links 999.
References and Links.

Evolutionary Cybernetics
Guide features definitions and descriptions of Darwinian methodologies.

Introduction to Cybernetics
A Classic Book by W. Ross Ashby (Chapman & Hall, London, 1956). Acrobat PDF Format.

In anticipation of the 1997 ASC Conference a number of perspectives on cybernetics were solicited for the website.

Web Dictionary of Cybernetics and Systems
Online Dictionary for Cybernetics, Systems Science and Communication, a combination of theASC Glossary, Krippendorff's Dictionary and Hornung's Glossary.

What is Cybernetics?
A Definition by Paul Pangaro.

A History of Cybernetics
A multi-part review of cybernetics' history by the American Society for Cybernetics (ASC).

A Biography of Karl Ludwig von Bertalanffy.

Bertalanffy Biography
Weltanschauung - A short Biography of Karl Ludwig von Bertalanffy, Founder of General Systems Theory.

Cybermedia: Wiener
View and Ideas of Norbert Wiener.

The Official Stafford Beer Web Site
Managed by Liverpool John Moores University to portray the holistic nature of Stafford Beer and his work. This is the authentic web site fully endorsed by Professor Stafford Beer.

Chilean School of Biology of Cognition
Offering overview of Maturana's contributions to psychology, 'Ask Professor Maturana', and online archive editions of important articles.

Cybernetics & Human Knowing
A Journal of Second Order Cybernetics, Autopoiesis and Cyber-Semiotics.

Luis E. Bastias
Contributions to the development of Valparaiso's Autopoiesis Theory
Mbr>Radical Constructivism
The most comprehensive Webspace on constructivist epistemology (a component of the second-order cybernetics worldview), especially the work of von Glasersfeld and von Foerster

Towards an Ecology of Mind
Well-organized site addressing (e.g.) Gregory Bateson, Humberto Maturana, Ernst von Glasersfeld, Heinz von Foerster, and George Kelly.

Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas
by Seymour Papert SOCIETY OF MIND
by Marvin Minsky

Systems & Control Encyclopedia
by M. G. Singh

Applied Industrial Control
by M. G. Singh, et al

Decision Support Systems and Qualitative Reasoning:
Proceedings of the Imacs International Workshop
on Decision Support Systems and Qualitative Reasoning
by M.G. Singh, L. Trave-Massuyes (Editor)

Parallel Processing Techniques for Simulation
(Applied Information Technology)
by M.G. Singh, et al

Fault Detection and Reliability:
Knowledge Based and Other Approaches
(International Series on Systems and Control, V. 9)
by Reliability, and Related knowledge
European Workshop on Fault Diagnostics, et al

Reliability of Computer and Control Systems
(North-Holland Systems and Control Series, Vol 8)
by N. Viswanadham, V.V.S. Sarma, M.G. Singh

Brain Processes, Theories and Models :
An International Converence in Honor of
W.S. McCulloch 25 Years After His Death
by Jose Mira-Mira, Roberto Moreno-Daz (Editor)

by Alistair Munro, W. McCulloch

A computer program for the design
of symmetrical digital filters -

Programme de calcul pour la conception
des filtres numériques symétriques (TEC)
by J. A. W McCulloch

A Beginner's Guide to Chaos
Covers the geometric and complex iterative framework by comparing chaos to randomness. Includes illustrations and programs.

A Route into Chaos: The Logistic Equation
Introduction to sequence related functions. Addresses basics, logistic equation and Lyapunov exponents. [English, German]

An Introduction to Lindenmayer Systems
Discusses the modeling of fractal plants with L-systems. Includes theoretical background, references and code.

Centre for Chaos Control and Synchronization
Research center of the City University of Hong Kong concerned with fundamental research and industrial applications. Includes mission statement, member list, publications, project and contact information.

Chaos at Maryland
Research group at the University of Maryland. Includes papers, gallery, database, abstracts, software, bibliography and contact.

Chaos Demonstrations
Introductory course on chaos from the California Institute of Technology, adressing basics, Lorenz attractor and Chua's Circuit. Includes program source code and bibliography.

Chaos Metalink
Resource for the scientific and non-scientific communities. Includes bibliography, gallery, tutorials, and softwares.

Chaos Research Group
Interdisciplinary research group at the University of Tennessee concerned with deterministic nonlinear dynamic aspects. Includes overview, publications, bibliography, monographs, glossary and project information.

Chaos Theory and Education
Article that describes how the theory can be applied to education and teaching. Includes citations.

Chaos Theory: A Brief Intro
Brief introduction to the theory. Includes an essay describing fractional dimensions.

Chaos: A Pictorial Introduction
Illustrates some essential features of the theory which have received media attention in recent years. Includes animated pictures.

Chaos: Making a New Science
Excerpt from the bestseller that brought the forefront of research to public eye. Includes illustrations and links.

Lecture notes on periodic orbits.

Terminology glossary about complex systems and chaotic dynamics.

Continued Fractions and Chaos
Scientific paper exploring some results of the theory of chaotic dynamical systems. Includes abstract, proceeding and references.

Emergence of Chaos
Demonstrates how chaos emerges following a change in a parameter. Includes mathematical formulations and diagrams.

Experimental Chaos Conference
Biennial meeting focusing on experimental work in nonlinear dynamics and chaos. Includes proceedings and contact information.

In the Wake of Chaos
Short review of book exposing the actual philosophical implications of chaos theory.

Java Chaos Simulator
Program designed to create and experiment with classical billiard systems and analyze their chaotic properties. Includes animated tutorial and system requirements.

Online Chaos Course
Interactive, nontechnical introduction to chaos physics and chaotic motion in classical and quantum mechanics.

Quantum-like Chaos in Prime Number Distribution and in Turbulent Fluid Flows
Paper concerned with the chaotic behavior of prime number distribution from the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology.

Discusses the order of deterministic chaos. Includes pictures and background about fractal dimensions.

Sci.nonlinear FAQ
FAQs collection from the sci.nonlinear newsgroup. Addresses basics, tutorial, applications and computational resources.

Society for Chaos Theory in Psychology and Life Sciences
Brings together researchers, theoreticians and practitioners interested in applying dynamical systems theory. Includes membership information, publications, meetings, tutorials and other resources.

The Chaos Game
Outlines Barnsley's chaos game, in which a random number generator is used to produce various fractals. Includes fractal screensavers.

The Chaos Hypertextbook
Covering several aspects of the theory by topics, including nonlinear dynamics. Includes experiments for programmable calculators and definitions.

The Feigenbaum Fractal
Comprehensive analysis of the Feigenbaum set. Addresses mathematical and historical background.

The Macsin Research Group
Research group concerned with various aspects of modeling, analysis and control of nonlinear and chaotic dynamics systems. Includes project and contact information.

The Non-Linear Lab
Covers many aspects and appliations of nonlinear mathematic. Includes interactive applets, tutorials and gallery.

Wikipedia: Chaos Theory
Free encyclopedia article describing the basics of the theory. Addresses mathematical, physical and historical aspects.

Yahoo Groups: Caostheory
Discusses the theory and its applications in various fields, such as medicine, astronomy and art.

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