Date | Subject | Slides |
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23/09 | Course organization and contents, Motivation, Complex systems: definitions, methodologies (F/1); Dynamical systems, Nonlinear dynamics (F/10) | |
26/09 | Chaos, Bifurcations and Feigenbaum constant, Predictability, Randomness and Chaos (F/14) | |
30/09 | Models of complex systems (MP/3), Cellular automata, Wolfram's classification, Game of life (MP/8, F/15) | |
03/10 | Autonomous agents (MP/6), Flocking, Schooling (F/16), Synchronization, Formation creation (papers) | |
07/10 | Cooperation and Competition, Game theory basics, Prisoner's Dilemma (F/17) | 05-Game-Theory.pdf |
10/10 | Game theory: Nash equilibrium (EK/6), Coordination games, Mixed strategy games (EK/6) | |
14/10 | Adaptation, Evolution (MP/10, F/20), Genetic algorithms, Evolutionary games (EK/7) | 06-Adaptation-GA.pdf |
17/10 | Network Science: Definitions and examples (EK/1, vS/1); Graph theory, Basic concepts and definitions (EK/2, vS/2-3) | |
21/10 | Graph theory, Basic concepts and definitions (EK/2, vS/2-3) | |
24/10 | Diameter, Path length, Clustering (vS/6-7), Centrality metrics (EK/3); Network visualization with Gephi | |
28/10 | Structure of real networks (vS/8-9), Degree distribution, Power-laws, Popularity (EK/18); Models of network formation; The Erdos-Renyi random model (vS/7) | |
31/10 | Models of network formation; Clustered models; Watts-Strogatz model (vS/7) | 11-Models-Clustered.pdf |
04/11 | Models of network growth, Preferential attachment (vS/7); Small-world networks, Network navigation (EK/20) | |
07/11 | NetLogo tutorial | NetLogo.pdf |
11/11 | Peer-to-peer systems and overlay networks (vS/8), Structured overlays, DHTs, Key-based routing, Chord (vS/8.2); Distributed network formation: Newscast, Cyclon, T-Man (papers) | |
14/11 | Processes on networks: Aggregation; Rational dynamics (papers) | |
18/11 | Lesson cancelled | |
21/11 | Lesson cancelled | |
25/11 | PeerSim and MatLab tutorials | PeerSim.pdf Matlab Tutorial.pdf |
28/11 | Cooperation in selfish environments, Homophily, Segregation (EK/4); Diffusion, Percolation, Tipping points, Peer-effects, Cascades (EK/19, 21) (Course Evaluation) | 18-Diffusion-Contagion.pdf |
02/12 | Presentation of course project specifications | |
05/12 | Student presentations | |
09/12 | Student presentations | |
12/12 | Student presentations | |
16/12 | Further questions and answers about the project |