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Network Frontier Workshop, Northwestern University, December 4-6, 2013

last modified Oct 07, 2013 05:34 PM
The Network Frontier Workshop 2013 is a three-day event highlighting leading-edge research on complex networks. Participants working on innovative aspects of complex systems will communicate recent results and ideas relevant to fields as diverse as brain, climate, and socio-technological research. Sessions will include theory and applications of nonlinear dynamics and statistical physics in the context of synchronization, cascades, transportation, control, and failure recovery in complex dynamical systems.

The first day of the workshop will be dedicated to young researchers, with tutorials, a poster session, and contributed talks by students and postdocs. The remaining two days will include invited talks and additional contributed talks. 

Confirmed speakers include:
- Luís A. N. Amaral - Northwestern University, USA
- Alex Arenas - Rovira i Virgili University, Spain
- Albert-László Barabási - Northeastern University, USA
- Danielle S. Bassett - University of Pennsylvania, USA
- Rosemary Braun - Northwestern University, USA
- Vittoria Colizza - University of Paris VI, France
- Christopher M. Danforth - University of Vermont, USA
- Michelle Girvan - University of Maryland, College Park, USA
- Marta C. González - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
- Elad Harel - Northwestern University, USA
- Hawoong Jeong - Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
- Jürgen Kurths - Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany
- David Lazer - Northeastern University, USA
- Naoki Masuda - University of Tokyo, Japan
- Peter J. Mucha - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
- Anna Nagurney - University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
- Zoltán Toroczkai - University of Notre Dame, USA
- Bruce J. West - Army Research Office, USA

For more information or to apply, please visit our website at

Important dates & deadlines:
Application & abstracts submission: October 18, 2013
Acceptance: October 23, 2013
Registration: November 15, 2013