• Network Science: From Social Networks to Human Communications

A lecture by Albert-Laszlo Barabasi

Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Munce Conference Room

The Math and Computer Science Department presents a lecture by Albert-Laszlo Barabasi of Northeastern University and Harvard Medical School.

Barabasi will discuss the highly interconnected networks that describe systems as diverse as the Internet, our cells, social systems, and even the economy, and how recurring patterns of our interconnected world have implications for everything from the spread of viruses to human communications.

Albert-Laszlo Barabasi is a Distinguished University Professor at Northeastern University. His most recent publication is Bursts: The Hidden Pattern Behind Everything We Do and he is also author of Linked: The New Science of Networks.

This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

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