On the mathematics front, here is a link to a book project
(working version! chech for updates)
As it is now, it’s not much more than a merger of previous research papers, without the nice figures from “Computing with space…” , but from seeing all in one place you may get a sense of what is this all about.
This first version has been prepared as a basis for the minicourse
“Carnot-Caratheodory spaces as metric spaces with dilations”
held at a January 2011 Summer School in Rio de Janeiro.
In the same place I started being interested in exploring this frontier between neuroscience and mathematics…