ITBio Related Organizations

Below is a list of academic institutes, research groups, organizations, societies and other related groups that cover the research areas related to information theory and biology. If you have other resources to recommend to others, please enter the relevant details in our suggestion box for inclusion to the list.

Academic/Research Institutes

Santa Fe Institute 

NIMBioS: National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (at University of Tennessee)

Mathematical Biosciences Institute (MBI) (at Ohio State University)

Institute of Computational Biology (Helmholtz Zentrum München)

Organizations, societies, and groups which relate to the overlap of information theory and biology:

IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology

IEEE Information Theory Society  (Biology and Information Page)

American Society for Cybernetics

Biophysical Society

International Society for the Systems Sciences

The Cybernetics Society

World Organisation of Systems and Cybernetics (WOSC)

Complex Systems Society

Society for Mathematical Biology

SIAM Activity Group on the Life Sciences


SIGEVO (ACM Special Interest Group on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation)

Organization for Computational Neurosciences

IEEE Computational Intelligence Society

NSF Mathematical Sciences Institutes

Academic and Pedagogic Resources

Complexity Explorer

Miscellaneous Resources

Complexity Digest