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Recruitment on Networks: Cost, Risks, and Uncertainty

March 7, 2018

What is the nature of recruitment and what kind of new dimensions does it include when recruited actors are supposed to be engaged in high-risk activities?

Cory Cox, PhD candidate at the Center for Network Science investigates these questions among many others by examining numerous recruiting organizations.

Shock Propagation on Interacting Economic Networks

March 1, 2018

Results obtained in theoretical network models suggest that the interconnected nature of networks causes qualitatively different behavior and robustness than one could observe examining only isolated subsystems.

Milán Janosov Receives Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students

February 14, 2018

Milán Janosov - PhD student at the Center for Network Science - has received the Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students for the 2016/2017 academic year. Congratulations!

Tamer Khraisha Receives Award for Advanced Doctoral Students

February 13, 2018

Tamer Khraisha - PhD student at the Center for Network Science - has received the Award for Advanced Doctoral Students for outstanding student research. Congratulations!

Complex Brain Networks: Applications and Issues

February 7, 2018

The brain can be regarded as a network: nodes represent different specialized regions, and links represent communication pathways between the regions. In his recent talk at CNS, Mario Chavez, a professor at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), gave the audience an introduction of the recent progress of applying graph analysis techniques to quantify brain dysfunctions.