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E-Mail: systems@mdpi.com
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Editorial Office

Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Thomas V. Huynh
National University of Singapore, Blk E1, #05-05, 1 Engineering Drive 2, Singapore 117576, Singapore
Tel. +65 65168798; Fax: +65 67789656
E-Mail: tdstvh@nus.edu.sg
Interests: systems engineering and architecting methodology; complex systems and complexity theory; systems modeling and simulation; mathematical methods in systems engineering and architecting; project management; system-of-systems acquisition; enterprise transformation

Assistant Managing Editor
Ms. Grace Lu
MDPI Beijing Office, Suite 2011, Ruidu International Center, No. 1 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing, 101100, China
Tel. +86 10 81521170; Fax: +86 10 5901 1089
E-Mail: grace.lu@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Richard Bawden
University of Western Sydney, Systemic Development Institute, PO Box 108, Richmond, NSW 2753, Australia
Website: http://systemicdevelopment.org/bawden.html

Prof. Dr. Carmine Bianchi
CED4-System Dynamics Group, University of Palermo, Via Mazzini, 59 - 90100 Palermo, Italy
Tel. +39 338.9244463
Website: http://ced4.academia.edu/CarmineBianchi
Interests: wide scope of applications of system dynamics modeling to performance management in the public sector and in SMEs; sustainability management; planning; organization studies
Contribution: Special Issue: Enhancing Sustainable Performance in Organizational and Inter-Institutional Systems

Prof. Dr. Ockie Bosch
Systems Design and Complexity Management, Business School, The University of Adelaide, 10 Pulteney Street, 5005, Adelaide, Australia
Tel. +61 8 8313 6460
Website: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/ockie.bosch
Interests: systems thinking; designing systems curricula; incorporating systems concepts in disciplinary education for different types of students; establishing evolutionary learning laboratories for managing complex issues; Director of Think2Impactâ„¢ - a web-based platform for worldwide co-learning and sharing of systems initiatives, innovation, identifying leverages and systemic interventions, tracking the impact of interventions and management strategies, and academic and executive training
Contribution: Special Issue: Systems Education for a Sustainable Planet

Dr. Robert Y. Cavana
Victoria Business School, Victoria University of Wellington, P.O. Box 600, Wellington, New Zealand
Website: http://www.victoria.ac.nz/som/about/staff/bob-cavana
Interests: systems thinking; system dynamics; management systems; quality management; sustainability; tobacco policy modeling; public policy analysis
Contribution: Special Issue: Systems Education for a Sustainable Planet

Lloyd A. Demetrius
Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Tel. +1 617 493 7489
Website: http://www.mcz.harvard.edu/Departments/PopGenetics/demetrius_l.html
Interests: ergodic theory of dynamical systems and its applications to the analysis of biological processes at molecular, cellular and population levels; quantum statistics as a formalism to investigate the dynamics of electron transport and proton transduction in cellular metabolism
Contribution: Special Issue: Allometric Scaling

Prof. Dr. Khac Duc Do
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley, WA 6102, Australia
Tel. +61 8 92667577; Fax: +61 8 92662628
Interests: nonlinear control; underactuated systems; cooperative/coordination/formation control; control of PDE systems; inverse modeling; multi-agents; flocking

Dr. Jim Duggan
School of Engineering and Informatics, National University of Ireland Galway, Galway, Ireland
Website: http://corrib.it.nuigalway.ie
Interests: system dynamics; complex systems; agent-based simulation; public health informatics; policy optimization

Prof. Dr. Toshio Fukuda
Department of Micro-Nano Systems Engineering, Nagoya University, Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-1\603, Japan
Tel. +81 52 789 4478; Fax: +81 52 789 3115
Website: http://www.mein.nagoya-u.ac.jp/staff/fukuda-e.html
Interests: autonomous distributed system; bioinspired robotic control; intelligent system control; medical robotics; bio-micro manipulation; nano robotics system; piezoelectric sensor-actuator; humanitarian demining

Prof. Dr. Martin Guay
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada
Tel. +1 613 533 2788; Fax: +1 613 533 6637
Website: http://chemeng.queensu.ca/people/faculty/guay/index.php
Interests: process control; applied statistics; economic optimization control (EOC); observation and adaptation in nonlinear systems; analysis of biological systems; supervisory control design for flexible manufacturing systems

Prof. Dr. Mike C. Jackson, OBE
Hull University Business School, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK
Tel. +44 7527 196400
Interests: systems thinking; organizational cybernetics; creative problem solving; critical systems thinking

Prof. Dr. Kyoichi Jim Kijima
Graduate School of Decision Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech), 2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8552 Japan
Tel. +81 3 5734 2363; Fax: +81 3 5734 2363
Website: http://www.valdes.titech.ac.jp/~kk-lab/overview/kijima.html
Interests: decision systems science; service systems science; agent-based simulation; problem structuring method

Prof. Dr. James Lam
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
Tel. +852 2859 2805; Fax: +852 2858 5415
Website: http://web.hku.hk/~jlam
Interests: robust control and filtering; stability of dynamic systems; networked control systems; positive systems; genetic regulatory networks; vibration control

Prof. Dr. Loet Leydesdorff
Amsterdam School of Communications Research (ASCoR), University of Amsterdam, Kloveniersburgwal 48, 1012 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 20 693 0565; Fax: +31 8422 39111
Website: http://www.leydesdorff.net/
Interests: science & technology studies; scientometrics; information theory; communication of meaning; discursive knowledge; nonlinear dynamics of reflexive systems; university-industry-government relations

Dr. Kimberly M. Thompson
Kid Risk Inc., P.O. Box 590129, Newton, MA 02459, USA
Tel. +1 617 680 2836
Interests: child health; system dynamics; risk analysis; infectious disease; economics

Prof. Dr. Dinesh Verma
508 Babbio Center, School of Systems and Enterprises, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ 07030, USA
Tel. +1 201 216 8645; Fax: +1 201 216 5080
Website: http://www.stevens.edu/research/Dinesh-Verma,%20PhD/rid/66
Interests: systems engineering and design with a focus on conceptual design evaluation, preliminary design and system architecture, design decision-making, life cycle costing, and supportability engineering

Prof. Dr. Hong Wang
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
Tel. +44 161 306 4655
Website: http://www.manchester.ac.uk/research/Hong.wang/
Interests: stochastic distribution control for non-Gaussian stochastic systems; fault detection, diagnosis and fault tolerant control for dynamic systems; semi-physical modelling and neural networks for complex non-linear systems

Prof. Dr. Hans Westerhoff
1 Department of Molecular Cell Physiology, BioCentrum Amsterdam, Faculty of Biology, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 University of Amsterdam Room C2.103, Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
3 University of Manchester, Integrative Systems Biology Manchester Interdisciplinary Biocentre (MIB), 131 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 7DN, UK
Tel. +31 20 5987230; Fax: +31 20 5987229
Interests: systems biology; control and regulation; kinetics and non equilibrium thermodynamics

Dr. Jennifer Wilby
Management Systems, Hull University Business School, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK
Tel. +44 1482 463089
Website: http://www2.hull.ac.uk/hubs/about-us/our-staff/allstaff/w/wilby_j.aspx
Interests: complex systems and complexity theory; systems modeling and simulation; general systems research, hierarchy theory, problem structuring methods

Prof. Dr. Graham Winch
24 Church Street, Modbury, Devon PL21 0QR, UK
Tel. +44 1548 830816
Website: http://www.plymouth.ac.uk/staff/gwinch#
Interests: strategic visioning and process visualisation across a number of strategic issue areas using system dynamics diagramming and simulation approaches
Contribution: Special Issue: Enhancing Sustainable Performance in Organizational and Inter-Institutional Systems

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