Originally a medical doctor, Kauffman is an emeritus professor of biochemistry at the University of Pennsylvania, one of the founders of the Santa Fe Institute, the legendary center of nonprofit studies where complexity theory has been elaborated.
Also a MacArthur Fellow, he holds the Gold Medal of the Accademia Licea in Rome, and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. He has published five major books, among them are At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity (1995) and Humanity in a Creative Universe (2016).
Let’s meet Stuart Kauffman on September the 9th, 2017, at 4.25pm
Beyond Physics: The Emergence and Evolution of Life
University of Pennsylvania, USA