Steen Rasmussen
Professor and Director, University of Southern Denmark

Steen Rasmussen is a professor in physics and director of the Center for Fundamental Living Technology at the University of Southern Denmark, as well as an external research professor at the Santa Fe Institute in New Mexico, USA.

Written by Steen Rasmussen

An aerial view shows a typically busy Wuhan, in China’s central Hubei province, deserted amid the deadly coronavirus outbreak that originated in the city. 27 January 2020. Photo by Hector Retamel/AFP/Getty

Essay/
Technology and the self
Collaborators in creation

Our world is a system, in which physical and social technologies co-evolve. How can we shape a process we don’t control?

Doyne Farmer, Fotini Markopoulou, Eric Beinhocker & Steen Rasmussen