19 July 2006

From Organic Design wiki
Gregory Chaitin speaking at Auckland University
  • Affiliation: IBM Research, New York
  • Title: Speculations on biology, information and complexity
  • Date: Wed 19 July 2006
  • Time: 12:00 noon
  • Location: Room 303.561, fifth floor


It would be nice to have a mathematical understanding of basic biological concepts and to be able to prove that life must evolve in very general circumstances. At present we are far from being able to do this. But I'll discuss some partial steps in this direction plus what I regard as a possible line of attack.

All welcome.