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



Visual Thinking Lab unites journalists, engineers and data scientists

Northwestern News: Read how Steve Franconeri's Visual Thinking Lab brings together journalists, engineers and data visualization researchers to solve real-world problems.

Teresa Woodruff named 2017 Guggenheim Fellow

Feinberg News: Congratulations to Teresa Woodruff who was named a 2017 Guggenheim Fellow in support of her research into reproductive health and fertility preservation.


NICO Listserv

Subscribe to the NICO Listserv and receive information about the Wednesdays@NICO Speaker Series or other NICO related information.

NICO Reading Group

The NICO reading group meets regularly over lunch to discuss recent papers, fundamentals, and emerging trends in complexity research. 

Connect with NICO on Social Media

facebook twitter linked-in YouTube