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Distributed Utilities

Distributed manufacturing is poised to change our world using 3D printing technology to manufacture objects locally. Our utility infrastructure can move in the same direction. Our basic needs are water, food, shelter, power, communications, and medical services. The basic utilities we consume most are water, electric power, communications networks. We are already seeing the beginning […]

Self Organizing

If, when something is left to itself it tends to become more organized, we describe that something as “self-organizing”. This is most commonly studied in the field of cellular automata, which involves very simple programming rules that have the ability to produce quite complex output. Cellular automata is used to model developmental growth patterns that […]