February 21, 2013
By Ricky Treadwell
J. Doyne Farmer is an American physicist and entrepreneur, with interests in chaos theory, complexity and econophysics. He is currrently a Professor of Mathematics at Oxford University. His illustrious career has involved finding a method to beat the casino at roulette as well as conducting the early research for what later became known as chaos theory.
His main interest in recent years has been developing quantitative theories for social...