Bacterial Cybernetics Group http://star.tau.ac.il/~inon/baccyber0.html
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 http://www.uni-bielefeld.de/biologie/Kybernetik/
The Department for Biological Cybernetics at the University of Bielefed, Germany, is Focussed in the Research for Movement Control in Animals and Humans.

CHAOS http://www.ulg.ac.be/mathgen/CHAOS/CHAOS.html
Centre for Hyperincursion and Anticipation in Ordered Systems, University of Liège, Belgium.

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche: Istituto di Cibernetica http://www.cib.na.cnr.it/
Institute of Cybernetics, Italian National Research Council.

CRDI RTC http://spacer.rtc.ru/index-en.php
The State Scientific Center of Russia, Central R&D Institute for Robotics and Technical Cybernetics (St. Petersburg, Russian Federation).




Cybernetic Center at TPU http://www.cctpu.edu.ru/english/cc.htm
Tomsk Polytechnical University, Russian Federation.

Cybernetic Intelligence Research Group http://www.cyber.rdg.ac.uk/CIRG/
Working group at the department of Cybernetics, University of Reading, UK, engaged in the study of intelligence and its application.

Cybernetics - Reading University http://www.cyber.reading.ac.uk/
Department of Cybernetics, University of Reading, UK.

Department of Cybernetics and Artificial Intelligence http://www.tuke.sk/kkui/kkui-a.html
Technical University of Kosice, Slovakia.

Department of Cybernetics, Czech Technical University in Prague http://cyber.felk.cvut.cz/
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 http://biocib.cib.na.cnr.it/
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 http://www.unicyb.kiev.ua/
National Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv/Kiev, Ukraine. Information in English, Russian and Ukrainan.

Forschungszentrum Jülich: IBI http://www.kfa-juelich.de/ibi/index-e.htm
Institute for Biological Information Processing, Jülich, F. R. Germany.

Glushkov Institute of Cybernetics http://www.icyb.kiev.ua/
GIC, Kyiv, Ukraine. Information on History, Research and Publikations.

Hamilton Institute http://www.hamilton.may.ie
Centre for systems science research, NUI Maynooth, Ireland.




Institut für Kybernetik und Systemtheorie Dortmund http://www.vordenker.de/ics/index.html
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 http://www.lnt.e-technik.tu-muenchen.de/
Institute Specialized in Communication Theory and Application, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition (München, Bavaria, F. R. Germany).

Institute for Systems Science http://www.sea.uni-linz.ac.at/
Located at the University of Linz, Austria. Teaching and research resources.
Institute of Cybernetics http://www.cs.ioc.ee/ioc/index.php.en
Estonian Academy of Sciences.

Institute of Cybernetics at TTU http://www.cs.ioc.ee/ioc/
Interdisciplinary Research Centre Focusing on Nonlinear Dynamics, Control, and Computer Science. (Tallin, Estonia.)




Institutt for teknisk kybernetikk http://www.itk.ntnu.no/cgi-bin/databaser/nyheter/index.cgi?language=engelsk
Institute for Technical Cybernetics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim (Norway).

Instrumentation & Signal Processing Research Group http://www.cyber.rdg.ac.uk/ISP/
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 http://www.cyber.rdg.ac.uk/ISRG/
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 http://www.ge.cnr.it/ICB/Inglese/FrameInglese.html
Institute of Cybernetics and Biophysics, University of Genoa, Italy.

Jagiellonian University - Medical College - Department of Biocybernetics http://www.cm-uj.krakow.pl:80/plweb-cgi/fastweb?state_id=1013772422&view=All_eng&numhitsfound=5&query=Biocybernetics&query_rule=%28$query%29&docid=528&docdb=struktura&dbname=CM_WWW&dbname=struktura&operator=OR&TemplateName=predoc.tmpl&setCookie=1
Cracow, Poland




Laboratory of Cybernetics http://cyberlab.iatp.org.ua
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 http://www.mpik-tueb.mpg.de/
The Institute in Tübingen (Germany) Is Centered on the Acquisition and Processing of Visual Information in the Nervous System.

Neuro Cybernetics Laboratory http://ncmac2.es.hokudai.ac.jp/index.html
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" http://itk1.bas-net.by
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 http://www.sic.rma.ac.be/
Research center specialized in signal processing (compression, radar signal processing) and image processing (pattern recognition, image understanding). (Brussels, Belgium)

The Research Committee on Sociocybernetics http://www.unizar.es/sociocybernetics/
Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain.

The Santa Fe Institute http://www.santafe.edu
"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 http://biocyb.cs.ucla.edu/
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 http://www.brad.ac.uk/acad/cybernet/
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 http://www.uni-paderborn.de/extern/fb/2/FB2.ifk.html
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 http://www.fmt.vein.hu/softcomp
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 http://www.vordenker.de/
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 http://www.asc-cybernetics.org/
Aims are to facilitate the work of those with an interest in the field of cybernetics.
Cambridge Cybernetic Society http://www.pangaro.com/CCS/CCS.html
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 http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/SOCIETIES.html
A list maintained by F. Heylighen.
CybSoc http://www.cybsoc.org/
The Cybernetics Society, London, UK
IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetic Society http://www.isye.gatech.edu/ieee-smc/
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 http://www.ifac-control.org/
A multinational Federation of Organizations Representing the Engineering and Scientific Societies Concerned with Automatic Control.
International Association for Cybernetics http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/IAC.html
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 http://pages.britishlibrary.net/alexandrew/institut.htm
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) http://www.ai.univie.ac.at/oesgk/oesgk.html
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 http://www.ed.uiuc.edu/csg/
Membership organization dedicated to application of William T. Powers' perceptual control theory model to understanding purposeful behavior.
WOSC: Homepage http://www.cybsoc.org/wosc/
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. http://www.links999.net/robotics/cybernetics/cybernetics.html
References and Links.

Evolutionary Cybernetics http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/EVOLCYB.html
Guide features definitions and descriptions of Darwinian methodologies.

Introduction to Cybernetics http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/books/IntroCyb.pdf
A Classic Book by W. Ross Ashby (Chapman & Hall, London, 1956). Acrobat PDF Format.

Perspectives http://www.asc-cybernetics.org/foundations/perspectives.htm
In anticipation of the 1997 ASC Conference a number of perspectives on cybernetics were solicited for the website.

Web Dictionary of Cybernetics and Systems http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/ASC/
Online Dictionary for Cybernetics, Systems Science and Communication, a combination of theASC Glossary, Krippendorff's Dictionary and Hornung's Glossary.

What is Cybernetics? http://www.pangaro.com/published/cyber-macmillan.html
A Definition by Paul Pangaro.







A History of Cybernetics http://www.asc-cybernetics.org/foundations/history.htm
A multi-part review of cybernetics' history by the American Society for Cybernetics (ASC).

Bertalanffy http://bertalanffy.iguw.tuwien.ac.at/
A Biography of Karl Ludwig von Bertalanffy.

Bertalanffy Biography http://www.isss.org/1998meet/weltansc.htm
Weltanschauung - A short Biography of Karl Ludwig von Bertalanffy, Founder of General Systems Theory.

Cybermedia: Wiener http://mindymcadams.com/cybermedia/wiener.html
View and Ideas of Norbert Wiener.

The Official Stafford Beer Web Site http://www.staffordbeer.com
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 http://www.inteco.cl/biology/index.htm
Offering overview of Maturana's contributions to psychology, 'Ask Professor Maturana', and online archive editions of important articles.

Cybernetics & Human Knowing http://www.imprint.co.uk/cyber.html
A Journal of Second Order Cybernetics, Autopoiesis and Cyber-Semiotics.

Luis E. Bastias http://www.bastias.luis.com
Contributions to the development of Valparaiso's Autopoiesis Theory
Mbr>Radical Constructivism http://www.univie.ac.at/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 http://www.oikos.org/psicen.htm
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 http://www.yiin.ca/chaos/
Covers the geometric and complex iterative framework by comparing chaos to randomness. Includes illustrations and programs.

A Route into Chaos: The Logistic Equation http://library.thinkquest.org/C005375/start.html
Introduction to sequence related functions. Addresses basics, logistic equation and Lyapunov exponents. [English, German]

An Introduction to Lindenmayer Systems http://www.biologie.uni-hamburg.de/b-online/e28_3/lsys.html
Discusses the modeling of fractal plants with L-systems. Includes theoretical background, references and code.

Centre for Chaos Control and Synchronization http://www.ee.cityu.edu.hk/~cccs/
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 http://www-chaos.umd.edu/
Research group at the University of Maryland. Includes papers, gallery, database, abstracts, software, bibliography and contact.

Chaos Demonstrations http://www.cmp.caltech.edu/~mcc/chaos_new/Chaos_demos.html
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 http://www.industrialstreet.net/chaosmetalink/
Resource for the scientific and non-scientific communities. Includes bibliography, gallery, tutorials, and softwares.

Chaos Research Group http://www-chaos.engr.utk.edu/
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 http://www.libraryreference.org/chaos.html
Article that describes how the theory can be applied to education and teaching. Includes citations.

Chaos Theory: A Brief Intro http://www.imho.com/grae/chaos/
Brief introduction to the theory. Includes an essay describing fractional dimensions.




Chaos: A Pictorial Introduction http://johnbanks.maths.latrobe.edu.au/chaos/
Illustrates some essential features of the theory which have received media attention in recent years. Includes animated pictures.

Chaos: Making a New Science http://www.around.com/chaos.html
Excerpt from the bestseller that brought the forefront of research to public eye. Includes illustrations and links.

ChaosBook http://www.nbi.dk/ChaosBook/
Lecture notes on periodic orbits.

CompLexicon http://www.exploratorium.edu/complexity/CompLexicon.html
Terminology glossary about complex systems and chaotic dynamics.

Continued Fractions and Chaos http://www.cecm.sfu.ca/organics/papers/corless/index.html
Scientific paper exploring some results of the theory of chaotic dynamical systems. Includes abstract, proceeding and references.




Emergence of Chaos http://www.cut-the-knot.com/blue/chaos.html
Demonstrates how chaos emerges following a change in a parameter. Includes mathematical formulations and diagrams.

Experimental Chaos Conference http://complex.gmu.edu/ecc/
Biennial meeting focusing on experimental work in nonlinear dynamics and chaos. Includes proceedings and contact information.

In the Wake of Chaos http://dannyreviews.com/h/Wake_of_Chaos.html
Short review of book exposing the actual philosophical implications of chaos theory.

Java Chaos Simulator http://www.students.bucknell.edu/tgoodman/Chaos/
Program designed to create and experiment with classical billiard systems and analyze their chaotic properties. Includes animated tutorial and system requirements.

Online Chaos Course http://order.ph.utexas.edu/chaos/
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 http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Lab/5833/prime3/Prime3.html
Paper concerned with the chaotic behavior of prime number distribution from the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology.

Quatuor http://www.quatuor.org/home.htm
Discusses the order of deterministic chaos. Includes pictures and background about fractal dimensions.

Sci.nonlinear FAQ http://amath.colorado.edu/faculty/jdm/faq.html
FAQs collection from the sci.nonlinear newsgroup. Addresses basics, tutorial, applications and computational resources.

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

The Chaos Game http://www.geocities.com/ResearchTriangle/System/8956/Fractal/intro.htm
Outlines Barnsley's chaos game, in which a random number generator is used to produce various fractals. Includes fractal screensavers.

The Chaos Hypertextbook http://hypertextbook.com/chaos/
Covering several aspects of the theory by topics, including nonlinear dynamics. Includes experiments for programmable calculators and definitions.

The Feigenbaum Fractal http://www.stud.ntnu.no/~berland/math/feigenbaum/
Comprehensive analysis of the Feigenbaum set. Addresses mathematical and historical background.

The Macsin Research Group http://www.cpdee.ufmg.br/~MACSIN/
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 http://www.apmaths.uwo.ca/~bfraser/nll/version1/
Covers many aspects and appliations of nonlinear mathematic. Includes interactive applets, tutorials and gallery.

Wikipedia: Chaos Theory http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chaos_theory
Free encyclopedia article describing the basics of the theory. Addresses mathematical, physical and historical aspects.

Yahoo Groups: Caostheory http://groups.yahoo.com/group/caostheory/
Discusses the theory and its applications in various fields, such as medicine, astronomy and art.











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