Main contents

Control Engineering:

Read the Introduction to Neocybernetics!


  • Heikki Hyötyniemi, group leader
  • Kalle Halmevaara, analysis of complex automation systems
  • Olli Haavisto, analysis of genetic and metabolic systems
  • Jan Tiri, simulation of ecosystems


  • Simbiot — Symbiosis of mill modelling and computational methods
  • SyMbolic — Systemic Models for Metabolic Dynamics and Regulation of Gene Expression
  • TeMa — Testing Manager


Educational material


I think that cybernetics is the biggest bite out of the fruit of the Tree of Knowledge that mankind has taken in the last 2000 years. But most such bites out of the apple have proven to be rather indigestible — usually for cybernetic reasons.

—Gregory Bateson