4thPh.D. summer School - conference on
“Mathematical Modeling of Complex Systems”
In the framework of the European research and training activities in Complexity Science, we announce the 4th Ph.D. Schools on “Mathematical Modeling of Complex Systems” as follows:
Time: 14 – 25 July, 2014
Location: Cultural Foundation “Kritiki Estia”, Athens, Greece (http://www.kritikiestia.gr).
This is the next in a series of events that began at the University of Patras, Greece, in July, 2011 (see http://www.math.upatras.gr/~phdsch11) and continued at the University of Pescara, Italy, July, 2012 (see http://www.nodycosy.unich.it) and July, 2013 at the Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Heraklion, Greece (see http://nlsconf2013.physics.uoc.gr).
This Ph.D. School is intended for postgraduate students primarily from European countries (but students from other countries are also invited to apply) and offers four coherent lecture courses, taught by experts in each field, on:
Foundations of Complexity Science
Tassos Bountis (Patras), David K. Campbell (Boston), Manuel Velarde (Madrid), Constantino Tsallis (Rio de Janeiro), Lefteris Economou (Crete), Giulio Casati (Como), Manolis Floratos (Athens), Dimitris Ghikas (Patras), Theo Geisel (Goettingen), Gregoire Nicolis (Brussels), Catherine Nicolis (Brussels)
Complex Networks: Theory and Applications
Panos Argyrakis (Thessaloniki), Jeff Johnson (London)
Complex Physical, Chemical and Biological Systems,
Rudolph Dvorak (Vienna), Tassos Bezerianos (Patras), Fabio Babiloni (Roma), Mike Tribelsky (Moscow), Alex Vakakis(Urbana), Ko van der Weele (Patras), Nather Engeta (U. Penn)
Complexity in Social Sciences
Hideki Takayasu(Tokyo), Misako Takayasu (Tokyo)
Scientific Organizing Committee: Prof. Jeff Johnson (British Open University), Prof. Dirk Helbing (ETH, Zürich), Prof. Giulio Casati (University of Insubria, Como), Prof. Manuel G. Velarde (Complutense University of Madrid), Assoc. Prof. Angela de Sanctis (University of Chieti – Pescara, Italy), Prof. Tuğrul Hakioğlu (Bilkent University, Ankara), Prof. Ugur Tirnakli (Egee University, Izmir), Dr. Astero Provata (NCSR Demokritos, Athens). Prof. Giorgos Tsironis (University of Crete and FORTH, Heraklion), Prof. Tassos Bountis (University of Patras), Prof. Tassos Bezerianos (National University of Singapore/University of Patras).
Local Organizing Committee: Dr. Astero Provata (NCSR Demokritos, Athens). Prof. Giorgos Tsironis (University of Crete and FORTH, Heraklion), Prof. Tassos Bountis (University of Patras), Dr. Joanne Hizanidis, Evelyn Panagakou and Nefeli Tsigkri (NCSR Demokritos).