Steven Koonin

Steven Koonin

Biography: Steven E. Koonin was appointed as the founding Director of NYU’s Center for Urban Science and Progress in April 2012. That consortium of academic, corporate, and government partners will pursue research and education activities to develop and demonstrate informatics technologies for urban problems in the “living laboratory” of New York City. Prior to his […]

Neil Johnson

Neil Johnson

Biography: Neil Johnson heads up the Complex Systems Initiative at the University of Miami, Florida, where he is also Professor of Physics. Before this, he was Professor of Physics for 15 years at Oxford University where he co-founded the CABDyN interdisciplinary research center on Complex Agent-Based Dynamical Systems. He also co-founded the Oxford Center for […]

H. Eugene Stanley

H. Eugene Stanley

Biography: H. Eugene Stanley is an American physicist and University Professor at Boston University. He has made seminal contributions to statistical physics and is one of the pioneers of interdisciplinary science. His current research focuses on understanding the anomalous behavior of liquid water, but he had made fundamental contributions to complex systems, such as quantifying correlations […]