Complexity Science and Principles of Resilience

As founders and key figures in the evolution of Cognitive Systems Engineering, we have abstracted our research into patterns of complexity and resilience that are applicable across domains to improving performance. Several of these contributions are seminal to the field.



David Woods

Phil Smith

Mike Rayo

Asher Balkin 

Kati Walker

Laura Maguire


Related Publications:

Walker, K. E., Woods, D. D., & Rayo, M. F. (2016). Multiple Systemic Contributors versus Root Cause: Learning from a NASA Near Miss. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 60(1), 264–264.