Stigmergy: Special Issue of Cognitive Systems Research

Here is the line-up for the forthcoming special issue of Cognitive Systems Research Marge Doyle and I have just edited. It’s been a long time coming because of the highly technical nature of some of the papers not to mention the various disciplines involved.


Stigmergy 3.0: From Ants to Economies – Margery Doyle, Cognitive Research Scientist/ Leslie Marsh, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Cognitive Stigmergy: A Study of Emergence of Social Structure in Small Groups – Ted Lewis, Professor of Computer Science and Executive Director, Center for Homeland Defense and Security, Naval Postgraduate School

Emergence in Stigmergic and Complex Adaptive Systems: A Formal Discrete Event Systems Perspective – Saurabh Mittal, Founder and Principal Scientist, Dunip Technologies, Tempe, AZ

Stigmergy in Human Practice: Coordination in Construction Work – Lars Rune Christensen, Global Interaction Research Initiative, Technologies in Practice Group, University of Copenhagen

Stigmergic Self-organization and the Improvisation of Ushahidi – Janet Marsden, School of Information Studies, Syracuse University

Stigmergic Dimensions of Online Creative Interaction – Jimmy Secretan, Principal Scientist, Korrelate, Orlando.