The Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems serves as a hub and facilitator for pathbreaking and relevant research in complexity science transcending the boundaries of established disciplines.



Merging big data with social science

Kellogg News: May 15-17, 2015, NICO co-organized Kellogg’s first-ever Computational Social Science Summit that featured collaboration and human-machine partnerships.

New Report on Enhancing the Effectiveness of Team Science

New Publication: As a member of the National Research Council Committee on the Science of Team Science, Brian Uzzi co-authored a groundbreaking 2015 report on Team Science. Download and read the the report for free.



Robotic Sensor Swarms

Transportation Networks

Social and Information Networks

The Science of Teams

Weight Loss in the Internet Age

Computational Neuroscience

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