Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems
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.more
Complexity Institute Receives Significant Gift for New Research
Leslie and John A. “Mac” McQuown (mechanical engineering ’57) have given a significant gift to fund new research at the Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems (NICO). The donation will fund three new research projects within NICO involving complexity in biological systems, markets, and innovation adoption in workplaces.
A Model System for Natural and Artificial Swarms
Cristian Huepe publishes article titled "Elasticity-Based Mechanism for the Collective Motion of Self-Propelled Particles with Springlike Interactions: A Model System for Natural and Artificial Swarms" in the American Physical Society (APS) Journal Physical Review Letters with coauthors Eliseo Ferrante, Ali Emre Turgut, and Marco Dorigo.