People

The Center has four principal members: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Northeastern University, City University of New York and IBM. In addition, the Center has multiple partners from many other institutions.

Center Director

Boleslaw Szymanski
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Claire and Roland Schmitt Distinguished Professor, Department of Computer Science

Principle Member, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Participants

Sibel Adali
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Jim Hendler
Tetherless World Senior Constellation Professor, Department of Computer Science

Heng Ji
Edward G. Hamilton Development Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Gyorgy Korniss
Associate Professor, Department of Physics

Malik Magdon-Ismail
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

William Wallace
Yamada Corporation Professor, Department of Decision Sciences and Engineering

General Member Northeastern Participants

Albert-Laszlo Barabasi
Distinguished University Professor, Department of Physics, Director of the Center for Complex Network Research

David Lazer
Associate Professor, Public Policy

General Member IBM Participants

Ching-Yung Lin
IBM Chief Scientist, Graph Computing & IBM Distinguished Researcher

General Member CUNY Participants

Hernan Makse
Professor, Department of Physics

Jennifer Mangels
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology

Subawardees

Alex Pentland
(MIT), Toshiba Professor of Media, Arts and Sciences

Brian Uzzi
(Northwestern Univ.), Richard L. Thomas Distinguished Chair in Leadership, Kellogg School of Management

Zoltan Toroczkai
(Notre Dame), Associate Professor, Physics

Nitesh Chawla
(Notre Dame), Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Omar Lizzardo
(Notre Dame), Assistant Professor, Sociology

Stanley Wasserman
(Indiana), Rudy Professor of Sociology, Psychology and Statistics