Complex Adaptive Systems of Social Insect Colonies: Emergence of Scaling, Social Dynamics, Evolution Cooperation


This research program aims to develop new models to advance the understanding on how scale, social dynamics and cooperation affect social insect colonies as complex adaptive systems.

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Project details 

Principal Investigator(s)
Yun Kang

Date: 10/1/2016 – 9/30/2020

Agency: The James S. McDonnell Foundation 21st Century Science Initiative in Studying Complex Systems Scholar Award

Award: $450,000