Holton regarding interdisciplinary and joint work
See Gerald Holton's remarks on The Increasing Coalescence of Scientific Disciplines.
Grisogono: I am surprised that Holton didnt reference EO Wilson's "Consilience" - an entire book on teh subject of the unity of knowledge and bridges between the islands of academe - one of the most challenging and exhilarating books I've ever read.
North, CONTAINING AGENTS: CONTEXTS, PROJECTIONS, AND AGENTS.
If an agent can be in only one context at a time, how would one model an agent at work speaking to his/her wife on the telephone?
Don't really understand how projections work.
North, "Agent-based Meta-Models"
From the paper. We advocate an approach to software development that may strike some as arcane and overly complex.