# Self-organization

Self-organization is an emergent phenomenon

## Open questions in self-organization

From (Gershenson et al. 2020)

### How can self-organization be programmed?

This question is fundamental. It is one thing to have systems that exhibit beautiful and surprising self-organization, but its a different thing to be able to steer it in the right direction and use it.

## Bibliography

1. . . "Self-organization and Artificial Life". Artificial Life 26 (3):391–408. DOI.