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The human brain is a mysterious supercomputer. Billions of neurons buzz within an intricate network that controls our every thought, feeling, and movement. And we’ve only just begun to understand how it all works.
The Network Science Institute, home of the nation’s first doctoral program in network science, brings together an interdisciplinary team of renowned Northeastern scholars to plumb the structure and function of systems and develop intervention strategies to improve the health and security of people around the world.
Northeastern physicists Albert-László Barabási and Gang Yan reveal a measuring device that could guide scientists in controlling real-world complex systems.
Northeastern University network scientists have found a way to connect diseases based on their shared molecular interactions.
New research from Northeastern's Center for Complex Network Research presents a pioneering approach to understanding European and North American cultural history by mapping out the mobility patterns of notable intellectuals over a 2,000-year span.
The faculty members appear on Thomson Reuters' "Highly Cited Researchers 2014" list.
Albert-László Barabási, a world-renowned network scientist and Distinguished University Professor of Physics at Northeastern University, is the inaugural Robert Gray Dodge Professor of Network Science.
Like the rest of the academic community, physicists rely on various quantitative factors to determine whether a researcher will enjoy long-term success.
There are some questions that you don’t need to be a scientist to ask. You need to be a little kid.
The human genome is a vast parts list for the inner works of our biology.