Fall 2015 Seminars


DropBox folder for papers and presentations

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are held in the Network Science Lab (Bldg 434, room 122) at 3 pm on Tuesdays.




Sep 29

Spring 2015 Module Presentations, part 1

Haraldur Tómas Hallgrímsson, Steven Munn, Tegan Brennan

Oct 6

Spring 2015 Module Presentations, part 2

Ayme Tomson, Axel Haaker, Elizabeth Forbes, Alex Kulick, and Rafael Melendez-Rios

Oct 13

A Network Perspective on the Biology of Aging

Prof. Daniel Promislow, U. Washington

Oct 14

Professional Development Lecture

Dr. Isaiah Hankel (location is ESB 1001)

Oct 20

Visser, W., Geldenhuys, J., Dwyer, M. (November, 2012) "Green: Reducing, Reusing and Recycling Constraints in Program Analysis."  SIGSOFT’12/FSE-20, , Cary, North Carolina, US

Kivela, M., Arenas, A., Barthelemy, M., Gleeson, J., Moreno, Y., and Porter, M. (March 2014) "Multilayer Networks" J. Complex Netw. 2(3): 203-271 arXiv:1309.7233v4

Tegan Brennan and Alex Jones

Oct 27

Andreasson, M.,  Dimarogonas, D. V., Sandberg, H.,  and Johansson, K. H.  (July 2014) "Distributed Control of Networked Dynamical Systems: Static Feedback, Integral Action and Consensus," IEEE Transactions Automatic Control.  arXiv:1310.8620v2

Prill, R., Iglesias, P., and Levchenko, A. (November 2005) "Dynamic Properties of Network Motifs Contribute to Biological Network Organization" PLOS Biology, Vol. 3 (11) pp 1881-1892, e343.

Axel Haaker and Yi Ding

Nov 3

Dobson, A., Allesina S., Lafferty, K., and Pascual, M. (2009) "The assembly, collapse and restoration of food webs." Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 364, pp. 1803–1806. doi:10.1098/rstb.2009.0002

Elizabeth Forbes and Lilla Bartko

Nov 10

Box-Steffensmeier, J. M. and Christenson, D. P. (2014.) “The Evolution and Formation of Amicus Curiae Networks.” Social Networks 36:82–96.

Oha, K-K., Park, M-C. and Ahn, H-S. (2015) "A survey of multi-agent formation control." Automatica 53 pp. 424–440

Alex Kulick and Tawny Lim

Nov 17

Cassels, S., Ampofo, W. K., Jenness, S. M.. Dodoo, F. N-A., Biney, A. A.E. (2014) "Migration, sexual networks, and HIV in Agbogbloshie, Ghana." Demographic Research, Vol. 31 (28) pp. 861-888. DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2014.31.28

Jenness, S. M., Biney, A. A.E., Ampofo, W. K., Dodoo, F. N-A., Cassels, S., (2015) "Minimal Coital Dilution in Accra, Ghana." Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Volume 69 (1) pp. 85-91.

Rafael Melendez-Rios and Ayme Tomson 

Nov 24

Backstrom, L., & Kleinberg, J. (2014, February). Romantic partnerships and the dispersion of social ties: a network analysis of relationship status on facebook. In Proceedings of the 17th ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work & social computing (pp. 831-841). ACM.

Optional Reading: Cheng, J., Romero, D. M., Meeder, B., & Kleinberg, J. (2011, October). Predicting reciprocity in social networks. In Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (PASSAT) and 2011 IEEE Third Inernational Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom), 2011 IEEE Third International Conference on (pp. 49-56). IEEE.

Steven Munn and Jonathan Sun

Dec 1

Michael, N., Zavlanos, M. M., Kumar, V., & Pappas, G. J. (2009, January). Maintaining connectivity in mobile robot networks. In Experimental Robotics (pp. 117-126). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Lazer, D., & Friedman, A. (2007). The network structure of exploration and exploitation. Administrative Science Quarterly, 52(4), 667-694.

Shadi Mohagheghi and Haleigh Wright