News & past events (32)  pag. 1

MACFANG-17

macfang workshops 06/11/2017

Mapping Complexity. Foundations and Applications of Network Geometry
Barcelona | November 6 – 8, 2017

Full details can be found at our website www.macfang.net. We kindly ask for your cooperation in spreading the word by forwarding this e-mail and retweeting our posts @macfang17. Hope to meet you next November in Barcelona!

original font



Renormalization Group for Complex Networks

M. BoguƱƔ publications 08/06/2017

We use the geometry underlying real complex networks to define a renormalization group. Check the paper here

original font



World Trade Atlas 1870-2013

M. BoguƱƔ applications 01/03/2017

We present the World Trade Atlas 1870-2013, a collection of annual world trade maps in which distances incorporate the different dimensions that affect international trade, beyond mere geography. The atlas provides us with information regarding the long-term evolution of the international trade system and demonstrates that, in terms of trade, the world is not flat, but hyperbolic. You can check the evolution of world trade in this interactive video tool

original font



New paper in Nature Communications

Nature Physics Research Highlights, A. Klopper publications 01/03/2017

The old maxim that it's less about what you know than who you know is an appropriate analogy for how the behaviour of a complex network can be profoundly influenced by the weights of its links. Read more

original font



New paper in Nature Physics

M BoguƱƔ publications 01/02/2017

We show that multiplex systems are not random combinations of single network layers. Instead, they are organized in specific ways dictated by hidden geometric correlations between the layers.

original font



Postdoctoral position available (closed)

redacciĆ³n advices 06/03/2015

We invite applications for a Post-Doctoral Research Associate (1+1 years) in Network Science-Mapping Complexity at the University of Barcelona (Spain). The successful candidate will be required to join us in the investigation of complex networks embedded in hidden metric spaces to get insights into the connection between the structure and function in biological complex systems.

original font



Postdoctoral position available (closed)

M. BoguƱƔ advices 10/11/2014

Universitat de Barcelona announces the availability of one Marie-Curie experienced researcher position in Online Social Networking technologies with a focus on structure and evolution of social networks and their navigability properties (code: iSocial-UB-ER4)

original font



Complex architecture of primes and natural numbers

NewScientist publications 08/10/2014

Is there a pattern behind prime numbers? This is one of the biggest questions in mathematics. Now networks that reproduce relationships between primes and non-primes could point the way to an answer. Read the paper.

original font



New paper in Physical Review X

Phys. Rev. X publications 29/09/2014

Online social networks offer a data-driven way to study patterns of human behavior on small and large scales. Researchers have shown that individuals are significantly more likely to enroll in social networks based on the influence of one active friend than the influence of mass-media campaigns. Read the paper. Check the videos here and here

original font



New paper in Phyical Review X

M. BoguƱƔ publications 28/05/2014

Strong clustering in networks induces a core-periphery organization responsible for the emergence of a double percolation transition associated with the same symmetry breaking.

original font



Mapping complexity: Embedding networks in hidden metric spaces

M. BoguƱƔ awards 05/12/2013

M. Ángeles Serrano and Marián Boguñá have been awarded a 21st Century Science Initiative Grant: Studying Complex Systems of the James S. McDonnell Foundation.

original font



Cosmological networks

M. BoguƱƔ projects 24/10/2013

The causal structure of observers uniformly scattered in an open FLRW universe is a growing scale-free network

original font



New postdoctoral positions (closed)

M. BoguƱƔ advices 17/10/2013

Two post-doctoral research associate positions (1+1 years) are available at the University of Barcelona to work on the field of complex networks/network science

original font



New paper in Scientific Reports

M. BoguƱƔ publications 30/08/2013

Degree distribution and degree-dependent clustering coefficient alone seem to be responsible for the emergence of the global organization of complex networks.

original font



New paper in Physical Review Letters

M. BoguƱƔ publications 20/08/2013

Yet another paper on the existence/non-existence of an epidemic threshold in the SIS model. It seems that our colleagues Lee et al. do not believe our results. Read their comment here and our reply here

original font



European Conference on Complex Systems 2013

M. BoguƱƔ conferences 20/08/2013

Don't miss this exciting conference that will take place in Barcelona, 16-20 September 2013. On Monday 16, I will give an invited talk entitled "Hyperbolic Geometry of Complex Networks"

original font



Joint CRM-Imperial College school and workshop in complex systems

M. BoguƱƔ news 21/01/2013

A three hours course on Percolation in Complex Networks. April 8 to 13 2013.

original font



Talk at KAUST

M. BoguƱƔ conferences 14/01/2013

Next Wednesday January 23rd, I will give a lecture within the 2013 Winter Enrichment Program (WEP) of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).

original font



Human Brain, Internet, and Cosmology: Similar Laws at Work?

UC San Diego publications 20/11/2012

The structure of the universe and the laws that govern its growth may be more similar than previously thought to the structure and growth of the human brain and other complex networks, such as the Internet or a social network of trust relationships between people, according to a new paper published in the science journal Nature’s Scientific Reports.

original font



Talk at the University of Southampton

M. BoguƱƔ conferences 08/11/2012

From November 13 to November 15 I will be visiting the Mathematics Department at the University of Southampton. On Wednesday 14 I will give the talk entitled "Networks Meet Geometry: A Hyperbolic Journey from the Internet to the Universe"

original font



Marie-Curie Ph.D. Fellowship Position available (CLOSED)

M. BoguƱƔ advices 18/10/2012

Universitat de Barcelona announces the availability of one Marie-Curie Ph.D. Fellowship Position for an Early-stage researcher in Online Social Networking technologies with a focus on structure and evolution of social networks (code: iSocial-UB-ESR9). read more-->

original font



Post-doctoral positions available (CLOSED)

M. BoguƱƔ advices 08/10/2012

Three post-doctoral research associate positions (1+1 years) are available at the University of Barcelona (Spain), to work on the field of complex networks/network science. Click here for more information

original font



New paper in Nature

UCSD publications 13/09/2012

Do you know who Michael Jackson or George Washington was? You most likely do: they are what we call “household names” because these individuals were so ubiquitous. But what about Giuseppe Tartini or John Bachar? Read the paper

original font



Does the song remain the same?

Nature research highlights news 27/07/2012

A quantitative analysis of songs in the Million Song Dataset, published in Scientific Reports, reveals several emerging patterns in the evolution of contemporary pop music.

original font



The Emerging Science of Connected Networks

technology review publications 21/06/2012

Complexity scientists have made great strides in understanding the behaviour of single networks. Now they want to know what happens when networks become connected to each other

original font



1

© 2017 marián boguñá
logo ub
eowd   eotools