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.



NICO Researchers Present Findings at NetSci 2017

NICO Researchers are presenting research at NetSci 2017 on topics ranging from computational social science, social networks, data science, and more.

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.


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NICO Reading Group

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

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