<HTML> <META NAME="description" content="Institute of Cybernetics"> <META NAME="keywords" content="Georgia, Caucasus, "> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"> <TITLE>Institute of Cybernetics - Besarion Partsvania</TITLE> </head> <BODY BGCOLOR=#ffffee leftMargin=10 rightMargin=10 topMargin=5 MARGINWIDTH="0" MARGINHEIGHT="0"> <font face=" Sylfaen"> <hr><TABLE border=0 cellPadding=7 cellSpacing=0 width="100%"><TBODY><TR> <TD width="11%" vAlign=top><center><font size=-1><a href=index.html><br>Home</a></font></center></TD> <TD width="11%" vAlign=top><center><font size=-1><a href=ann.htm><br>Announcements</a></font></center></TD> <TD width="11%" vAlign=top><center><font size=-1><a href="reg.pdf" target="_blank"><br>Regulations</a></font></center></TD> <TD width="16%" vAlign=top><center><font size=-1><a href=aca.htm> <br>Academic Council</a></font></center></TD> <TD width="16%" vAlign=top><center><font size=-1><a href=str.htm>  <br>Structure & Staff</a></font></center></TD> <TD width="16%" vAlign=top><center><font size=-1><a href=rep.htm> <br>Annual report</a></font></center></TD> <TD width="19%" vAlign=top><center><font size=-1><a href=pro.htm> <br>International Projects</a></font></center></TD> </TR></TBODY></TABLE> <hr> <TABLE border=0 cellPadding=7 cellSpacing=0 width="100%"><TBODY> <TR><TD width="50%" vAlign=top><center><img alt="Besarion Partsvania" src="partsvania.jpg" border=0 width=400 height=300></center> </TD><TD width="50%" vAlign=center><center><font size=+2> <br><br>Besarion Partsvania<br><br>CV</font></center> </TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE> <TABLE border=0 cellPadding=7 cellSpacing=0 width="100%"><TBODY> <TR><TD width="50%" vAlign=top<p><b>Date of Birth: </b>14 July 1945</p> <p><b>Citizenship:</b> Georgia</p> <p align=justify><b>Background:</b> graduated from Tbilisi State University (Department of Physics ) with honor in 1967. Specialization- Biophysics. </b> <p><b>Office address:</b> <ul><li>Sandro Euli str., 5, 0186 Tbilisi, GEORGIA.</li> <li>Tel:Mob.: +995 99 505563</li> <li>e-mail: <a href="mailto:besari2@yahoo.com">besari2@yahoo.com</a></li></ul></p> <p><b>Academic Activities :</b> <br> Since 1967 works at the Institute of Cybernetics of Georgian Academy of Sciences; <ul><li>1967 - 1975 - junior scientific researcher of the Institute</li> <li>1975-2001 - Senior scientific researcher of the Institute of Cybernetics (Department of Biocybernetics); </li> <li>2001-2003 - Leading scientific researcher of the Institute of Cybernetics (Department of Biocybernetics);</li> <li>2003  up to know - The Head of the Department of Biocybernetics of the Institute of Cybernetics.</li></ul></p> <p><b>Scientific interests:</b> <ul><li>Informative processing, storage, coding in the nervous system,</li> <li>Problems of control in biological systems,</li> <li>Neuroimitators</li> <li>Bio-electromagnetism in the nervous system.</li></ul></p> <p><b>Languages:</b> English Russian (both fluent).</p> <p><b>Participation in grant projects</b> <ul><li>1999-2005  Grants of Georgian Academy of Sciences  Principal Investigator</li> <li>2006-2008  Grant of the International scientific Technology Center #G-1187  Manager and scientific leader</li> <li>2007-2009  Grant of the International scientific Technology Center #G-1318  Scientific-researcher </li> <li>2010-up to now  Grant of Shota Rustaveli National Scientific Foundation # GNSF/ST09_80_6_274  Manager and scientific leader</li> </ul></p> <p><b>Qualifications:</b> In 1973 maintained candidate dissertation; in 1993 - maintained doctoral dissertation. Doctoral thesis title:  Mechanism and Function of Pacemaker Potential .</p> <p><b>Publication:</b> <ul><li>Partsvania B., Sulaberidze T., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z. <i>Acute Exposure of Mollusc Single Neuron to 900 MHz Mobile Phone Radiation, </i>Electromagnetic Biology and Medicine in press.</li> <li>Partsvania B., Sulaberidze T., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z. <i>Extremely Low Frequency Magnetic Fields effects on the Snail Single Neurons, </i>Electromagnetic Biology and Medicine 27. 4. 409-419. 2008</li> <li>Partsvania B., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T. <i>ELF Utilized in cell phone Causes Destruction of the Single neuron Habituation to Stimulus., </i>The Bioelectromagnetics Society 30th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California USA, 2008, 373-376</li> <li>Partsvania B., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T. <i>Low Frequency Magnetic Field Effects on the Synaptic Habituation of the Single Neuron., </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci., Bil. Ser. A, 2008, V 34, #1-2, 63-70.</li> <li>Partsvania B., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T. <i>Study of Cell Phone Irradiation Effects on the Mollusc Single Neuron Habituation. </i>The Bioelectromagnetics Society 29th Annual Meeting, Kanazawa, Japan, 2007, 442-446</li> <li>Partsvania B., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T., Shoshiashvilil L. <i>Effect of 8,34 Hz Frequency Magnetic field on the Single neuron, </i>IEEE 12th International Seminar/Workshop DIPED 2007, Lvov, 43-47</li> <li>Partsvania B., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T., Shoshiashvilil L. <i>Experimental and Numerical Study of Electromagnetic Field Influence on Mollusk Neurons, </i>IEEE 11th International Seminar/Workshop DIPED, Tbilisi, 78-82</li> <li>Partsvania B., Modebadze Z., Shoshiashvilil L., Andriadze L., Saneblidze L. <i>Electromagnetic Fields of GSM Signals Modifies Dynamics of Neuron Habituation to Antidromic Stimulation, </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci. Biol. Ser. A 2006, v 32, no 6,1247-1251</li> <li>B. Partsvania, Z. Modebadze, T. Surguladze, L. Andriadze, L. Saneblidze <i>Is cell phone Irradiation Hazardous to the Single Neuron? </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 2005, v31, # 3, 427-436</li> <li>Partsvania. B., Andriadze L., Saneblidze L., Surguladze T., Modebadze Z. <i>Influence of Magnetic liquid on the Single Neuron Acivity. </i>Proceedings of the Institute of Cybernetics GAS, . 3, #1 2, 2004</li> <li>Partsvania B., Andriadze L., Saneblidze L., Surguladze T., Bakhtadze M. <i>Does magnetic Liquid Affect on the Single neuron Acivity? </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 2004, v30, # 12.</li> <li>Partsvania B., Surguladze T,, Modebadze Z. <i>Biological Effects of Electromagnetic Field on the Pacemaker Neuron Activity. </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 2003, v29, # 3-4, 417-426.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, T. Surguladze, Z. Modebadze. <i>Investigation of High Frequency Electromagnetic Radiation Influence on the Single Neuron. </i>Proceedings of the Institute of Cybernetics GAS, v2, #1, 117-129, 2002</li> <li>B. Partsvania, T. Surguladze, <i>Ion Current Dynamics in Condition of Action of Millimeter Diapason EMF on the Membrane. </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series, v25, #4-6, 495-500, 1999</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>The Mechanism and Function of Pacemaker Potential. </i>Proceedings of the Institute of Cybernetics GAS, v1, #1, 105-115, 2000.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, T. Surguladze, <i>Influence of Glucagon on neuron pacemaker activity. </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v25, #4-6, 491-495, 1999.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, A. Giorgadze, <i>Cellular automate model of neuronal membrane, (in Russian) </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v18, # 2, 199-206, 1992.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Sergeenko, <i>Influence of alcohol on neuron pacemaker activity, (in Russian), </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v17, #3, 181-189, 1991.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Non even distribution of Ca ion channels on the membrane of pacemaker neuron, (in Russian), </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v17, #2, 79-85, 1991.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Chachanidze, <i>About the location of the pacemaker zone on the membrane of the identified snail neurons, (in Russian). </i>In Biokcybernetics and Biophysics, ed., Mecniereba, Tbilisi, 44-52, 1988.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Habituation as track of the information recording on the neuron, (in Russian). </i>In Actual problems of biology and medicine, Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series, 454-459, 1988.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, E. Melnikova, <i>Capacity current of neuronal membrane due to habituation, (in Russian), </i>in Actual problems of biology and medicine, Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 114-121, 1988.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Pacemaker potential as frequency filter, (in Russian), </i>Zurnal Visshei Nervnoi Deiatelnosti, v25, #6, 1177-1185, 1985.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Pacemaker potential in the dynamic system of CNS, </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v 10, #4, 221-229, 1984,</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Plasticity of pacemaker potential, (in Russian), </i>Psykhologicheski Zurnal, V4, #1, 51-59,1983.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>The role of pacemaker potential in organization of the neuron reactions, (in Russian), </i>Zurnal Visshei Nervnoi Deiatelnosti, v31, #6, 1286-1292, 1981.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Information coding by pacemaker potential, (in Russian), </i>Bulletin of GAS, v100, #2, 313-318, 1980.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Effects of coding in the identified snail neuron. </i>VII-th USSR biocybernetics symposium, 442-447,1980.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Dynamics of habituation in the snail neurons, (in Russian), </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series, v5, #1, 48-55, 1979.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Sergeenko, <i>Synchronous effects in snail neurons and holographic memory, (in Russian). </i>VIII USSR Cybernetics Symposium, 442-447, 1976.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Sergeenko, <i>Multiple stable frequencies in the neuron impulse activity. (in Russian). </i>VIII USSR Cybernetics Symposium, 475-481, 1976.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Computer analyze of pacemaker impulses. </i>II conference of Georgian Biologists, 23-28, 1976.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, E. Sokolov, <i>Neuron pacemaker potential. (in Russian). </i>Monograph, ed.  Mecniereba , Tbilisi, 1975.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>About possibility of the pacemaker potential control. (in Russian). </i>Bulletin of GAS, v 68, #3,318-326, 1973.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Influence of temperature on the snail neuron s spontaneous activity. (in Russian). </i>Bulletin of GAS, v 67, #4, 445-454, 1972.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Modelling of membrane potential pacemaker oscillations. (in Russian). </i>Bulletin of GAS, v 67, #3,569-576, 1972.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, D.. Chernavski, <i>Oscillatory model of the ion transport through the membrane. (in Russian). </i>In Oscillatory processes in the biological and chemical systems. (in Russian). Pushchino-na Oke, 31-38,1971,2.</li></ul></p> <p><b>International collaboration:</b> <ul><li>Henry C. Lai, PhD, professor, University of Washington, Department of Bioengineering <a href="mailto:hlai@u.washington.edu">hlai@u.washington.edu</a></li> <li>Dr. Carl F. Blackman PhD, United States Environmental Protection Agency, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory. <a href="mailto:blackman.carl@epamail.epa.gov">blackman.carl@epamail.epa.gov</a></li> <li>Dr. Jukka Juutilainen, Professor PhD, University of Cuopio, Department of Environmental Sciences <a href="mailto:juuka.juutilainen@uku.fi">juuka.juutilainen@uku.fi</a></li> <li>Frank S. Barnes Distinguished Professor,Electrical and Computer Engineering,University of Colorado at Boulder. Engineering center ECOT 250 <a href="mailto:Barnes@colorado.edu">Barnes@colorado.edu</a></li> <li>Professor Andrei Pakhomov ,Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA <a href="mailto:andreip@swbell.net">andreip@swbell.net</a></li> <li>Pablo Varona, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Gruppo de Neurocomputacion Biologica, Pablo.<a href="mailto:varona@uam.es">varona@uam.es</a></li> <li>Luciano Tarricone, University of Salento , Lecce, Italy Via Monteroni, Dept. Innovation Engineering <a href="mailto:luciano.tarricone@unile.it">luciano.tarricone@unile.it</a></li></ul></p> </TD><TD width="50%" vAlign=top><p><b> :</b> 14  1945</p> <p><b>:</b> </p> <p><b>-:</b> <a href="mailto:besari2@yahoo.com">besari2@yahoo.com</a></p> <p><b> :</b>   .</p> <p><b> :</b> .</p> <p><b>:</b> <ul><li>1967  ()      ,   .</li> <li>1973    .</li> <li>1993    </li></ul></p> <p><b>  :</b> <ul><li>2003 . - :     .</li> <li>2001-2003 .:        .</li> <li>1975-2001 .:        </li> <li>1967-1975.:        </li></ul></p> <p><b> :</b> <ul><li>Partsvania B., Sulaberidze T., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z. <i>Acute Exposure of Mollusc Single Neuron to 900 MHz Mobile Phone Radiation, </i>Electromagnetic Biology and Medicine in press.</li> <li>Partsvania B., Sulaberidze T., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z. <i>Extremely Low Frequency Magnetic Fields effects on the Snail Single Neurons, </i>Electromagnetic Biology and Medicine 27. 4. 409-419. 2008</li> <li>Partsvania B., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T. <i>ELF Utilized in cell phone Causes Destruction of the Single neuron Habituation to Stimulus., </i>The Bioelectromagnetics Society 30th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California USA, 2008, 373-376</li> <li>Partsvania B., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T. <i>Low Frequency Magnetic Field Effects on the Synaptic Habituation of the Single Neuron., </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci., Bil. Ser. A, 2008, V 34, #1-2, 63-70.</li> <li>Partsvania B., Shoshiashvili L., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T. <i>Study of Cell Phone Irradiation Effects on the Mollusc Single Neuron Habituation. </i>The Bioelectromagnetics Society 29th Annual Meeting, Kanazawa, Japan, 2007, 442-446</li> <li>Partsvania B., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T., Shoshiashvilil L. <i>Effect of 8,34 Hz Frequency Magnetic field on the Single neuron, </i>IEEE 12th International Seminar/Workshop DIPED 2007, Lvov, 43-47</li> <li>Partsvania B., Modebadze Z., Surguladze T., Shoshiashvilil L. <i>Experimental and Numerical Study of Electromagnetic Field Influence on Mollusk Neurons, </i>IEEE 11th International Seminar/Workshop DIPED, Tbilisi, 78-82</li> <li>Partsvania B., Modebadze Z., Shoshiashvilil L., Andriadze L., Saneblidze L. <i>Electromagnetic Fields of GSM Signals Modifies Dynamics of Neuron Habituation to Antidromic Stimulation, </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci. Biol. Ser. A 2006, v 32, no 6,1247-1251</li> <li>B. Partsvania, Z. Modebadze, T. Surguladze, L. Andriadze, L. Saneblidze <i>Is cell phone Irradiation Hazardous to the Single Neuron? </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 2005, v31, # 3, 427-436</li> <li>Partsvania. B., Andriadze L., Saneblidze L., Surguladze T., Modebadze Z. <i>Influence of Magnetic liquid on the Single Neuron Acivity. </i>Proceedings of the Institute of Cybernetics GAS, . 3, #1 2, 2004</li> <li>Partsvania B., Andriadze L., Saneblidze L., Surguladze T., Bakhtadze M. <i>Does magnetic Liquid Affect on the Single neuron Acivity? </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 2004, v30, # 12.</li> <li>Partsvania B., Surguladze T,, Modebadze Z. <i>Biological Effects of Electromagnetic Field on the Pacemaker Neuron Activity. </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 2003, v29, # 3-4, 417-426.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, T. Surguladze, Z. Modebadze. <i>Investigation of High Frequency Electromagnetic Radiation Influence on the Single Neuron. </i>Proceedings of the Institute of Cybernetics GAS, v2, #1, 117-129, 2002</li> <li>B. Partsvania, T. Surguladze, <i>Ion Current Dynamics in Condition of Action of Millimeter Diapason EMF on the Membrane. </i>Proc. Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series, v25, #4-6, 495-500, 1999</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>The Mechanism and Function of Pacemaker Potential. </i>Proceedings of the Institute of Cybernetics GAS, v1, #1, 105-115, 2000.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, T. Surguladze, <i>Influence of Glucagon on neuron pacemaker activity. </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v25, #4-6, 491-495, 1999.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, A. Giorgadze, <i>Cellular automate model of neuronal membrane, (in Russian) </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v18, # 2, 199-206, 1992.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Sergeenko, <i>Influence of alcohol on neuron pacemaker activity, (in Russian), </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v17, #3, 181-189, 1991.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Non even distribution of Ca ion channels on the membrane of pacemaker neuron, (in Russian), </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v17, #2, 79-85, 1991.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Chachanidze, <i>About the location of the pacemaker zone on the membrane of the identified snail neurons, (in Russian). </i>In Biokcybernetics and Biophysics, ed., Mecniereba, Tbilisi, 44-52, 1988.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Habituation as track of the information recording on the neuron, (in Russian). </i>In Actual problems of biology and medicine, Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series, 454-459, 1988.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, E. Melnikova, <i>Capacity current of neuronal membrane due to habituation, (in Russian), </i>in Actual problems of biology and medicine, Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, 114-121, 1988.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Pacemaker potential as frequency filter, (in Russian), </i>Zurnal Visshei Nervnoi Deiatelnosti, v25, #6, 1177-1185, 1985.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Pacemaker potential in the dynamic system of CNS, </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series A, v 10, #4, 221-229, 1984,</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Plasticity of pacemaker potential, (in Russian), </i>Psykhologicheski Zurnal, V4, #1, 51-59,1983.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>The role of pacemaker potential in organization of the neuron reactions, (in Russian), </i>Zurnal Visshei Nervnoi Deiatelnosti, v31, #6, 1286-1292, 1981.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Information coding by pacemaker potential, (in Russian), </i>Bulletin of GAS, v100, #2, 313-318, 1980.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Effects of coding in the identified snail neuron. </i>VII-th USSR biocybernetics symposium, 442-447,1980.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Dynamics of habituation in the snail neurons, (in Russian), </i>Proc.Georgian Acad. Sci., Biological series, v5, #1, 48-55, 1979.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Sergeenko, <i>Synchronous effects in snail neurons and holographic memory, (in Russian). </i>VIII USSR Cybernetics Symposium, 442-447, 1976.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Sergeenko, <i>Multiple stable frequencies in the neuron impulse activity. (in Russian). </i>VIII USSR Cybernetics Symposium, 475-481, 1976.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Computer analyze of pacemaker impulses. </i>II conference of Georgian Biologists, 23-28, 1976.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, E. Sokolov, <i>Neuron pacemaker potential. (in Russian). </i>Monograph, ed.  Mecniereba , Tbilisi, 1975.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>About possibility of the pacemaker potential control. (in Russian). </i>Bulletin of GAS, v 68, #3,318-326, 1973.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, <i>Influence of temperature on the snail neuron s spontaneous activity. (in Russian). </i>Bulletin of GAS, v 67, #4, 445-454, 1972.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, <i>Modelling of membrane potential pacemaker oscillations. (in Russian). </i>Bulletin of GAS, v 67, #3,569-576, 1972.</li> <li>B. Partsvania, N. Tavkhelidze, D.. Chernavski, <i>Oscillatory model of the ion transport through the membrane. (in Russian). </i>In Oscillatory processes in the biological and chemical systems. (in Russian). Pushchino-na Oke, 31-38,1971,2.</li></ul></p> <p><b> :</b> <ul><li> ,     .</li> <li>   .</li> <li> .</li> <li>  .</li> </ul></p> <p><b>  :</b> ,  ( ).</p> <p><b>:</b> <ul><li>2002-2003       .</li> <li>2004-2005       .</li> <li>2006-2008   -   # G-1187    .</li> <li>2007-2009   -   # G-1318   .</li> <li>2010-  SoTa rusTavelis erovnuli samecniero fondis granti # GNSF/ST09_80_6_274   .</li> </ul></p> <p><b>  ():</b> <ul><li>Henry C. Lai, PhD, professor, University of Washington, Department of Bioengineering <a href="mailto:hlai@u.washington.edu">hlai@u.washington.edu</a></li> <li>Dr. Carl F. Blackman PhD, United States Environmental Protection Agency, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory. <a href="mailto:blackman.carl@epamail.epa.gov">blackman.carl@epamail.epa.gov</a></li> <li>Dr. Jukka Juutilainen, Professor PhD, University of Cuopio, Department of Environmental Sciences <a href="mailto:juuka.juutilainen@uku.fi">juuka.juutilainen@uku.fi</a></li> <li>Frank S. Barnes Distinguished Professor,Electrical and Computer Engineering,University of Colorado at Boulder. Engineering center ECOT 250 <a href="mailto:Barnes@colorado.edu">Barnes@colorado.edu</a></li> <li>Professor Andrei Pakhomov ,Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA <a href="mailto:andreip@swbell.net">andreip@swbell.net</a></li> <li>Pablo Varona, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Gruppo de Neurocomputacion Biologica, Pablo.<a href="mailto:varona@uam.es">varona@uam.es</a></li> <li>Luciano Tarricone, University of Salento , Lecce, Italy Via Monteroni, Dept. Innovation Engineering <a href="mailto:luciano.tarricone@unile.it">luciano.tarricone@unile.it</a></li></ul></p> </TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE> </BODY> </HTML>