About the Author
Gregoire Nicolis studied engineering at the Technical University of Athens and received his doctorate in physics from the Universite libre de Bruxelles, where he is currently Professor Emeritus at the Center for Nonlinear Phenomena and Complex Systems. His research focuses on the theory of irreversible processes, nonlinear phenomena, and complex systems.
R. Lefever is a faculty member at the Universite libre de Bruxelles in the Science Department. His expertise includes nonlinear analysis and biophysics.