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Summer talks in Europe

I gave four invited talks in Spain, Italy, and Switzerland this summer:

Thanks to my wonderful hosts and their groups for engaging discussions and delightful  hospitality!

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NaN is a research group exploring the modeling, simulation, and analysis of complex social and information networks, adaptive agents, and social computing systems. We especially focus on social media and the Web as complex techno-social networks in which we leave abundant traces of our activities: what we do, what we are interested in, whom we talk to, what knowledge we acquire and contribute. Our research spans from modeling the dynamic processes that occur online (how information networks grow and evolve, how they can be manipulated for the spread of misinformation, how individual and collective traffic patterns emerge, how attention bursts are generated and shaped by social and search tools) to designing tools that mine the Web to build better search, navigation, management, and recommendation tools (where ‘better’ means more reliable, intelligent, autonomous, robust, personalized, contextual, scalable, adaptive, and so on). We have ongoing collaborations with colleagues at the IU Network Science Institute (IUNI)ISI Foundation, Yahoo Labs, and MoBS Lab.

Active NaN projects

OSoMe
Observatory on Social Media (OSoMe)
Algorithmic Bias
Algorithmic Bias
Attention and Virality
Attention and Virality
Kinsey Reporter
Kinsey Reporter
DESPIC
DESPIC
Scholarometer
Scholarometer
Web Dynamics
Web Dynamics
Web Traffic Analysis & Modeling
Web Traffic
Web Security
Web Security

Archived NaN projects

GiveALink
GiveALink
Text & Link Modeling
Text & Link Modeling
Sixearch
Sixearch
Network Flow Analysis
Network Flow Analysis
WebGraph++
WebGraph++
InfoSpiders
InfoSpiders
Web Topologies
Web Topologies
IntelliShopper
IntelliShopper
ELSA
ELSA
LEE
LEE
BioNets
BioNets
ACE
ACE

Mathematical models add more options for life sciences, cancer researchers

941_imgThe use of mathematical modeling to better understand the origin and progression of life systems is the subject of American Scientist cover article Multiscale Modeling in Biology featuring the work of Prof. Santiago Schnell. A related paper authored by Schnell is ranked first among the Theoretical Biology & Medical Modelling most viewed articles of all time. This is a list of the most frequently accessed articles in the history of the journal, compiled using online access statistics of the publisher BioMedCentral. The article A multiscale mathematical model of cancer, and its use in analyzing irradiation therapies was coauthored with Benjamin Ribba and Thierry Colin, and appeared in Theoretical Biology and Medical Modelling 3:7 (2006). More…