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.

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News

Pairing Social Networks with Social Motives to Close the Science Gap

Noshir Contractor and his collaborators are studying how to use networks to spread messages about public health knowledge

NetLogo 5.1 released

The Center for Connected Learning and Computer-Based Modeling at Northwestern University is pleased to announce the release of NetLogo 5.1, available for free download from our site.

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Research

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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