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Networks and Complex Systems Spring 2010 Talk Series


The Spring 2010 Networks and Complex Systems Talk Series will begin February 8, 2010. The talks will be normally be held on Mondays from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. in SLIS, Wells Library, Room 001. SLIS professor Katy Börner is the organizer of the talk series. Check the Talk Series website for updates, abstracts, and biographies.

2/8Mathew Palakal and Jake Chen, School of Informatics, IUPUI
•Bibliomics, Textmining, and Biomarker Identification

2/11 (Thursday) Bruce Weinberg, Department of Economics, OSU
• Age Dynamics in Scientific Creativity

2/15Matthias Scheutz, Cognitive Science, Computer Science, and Informatics, IUB
• The Limited Utility of Communication for Simple Organisms

2/22 David Hachen, Department of Sociology, University of Notre Dame
• Open Sourcing the Design of Civil Infrastructure

3/4 (Thursday) James Hendler, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
• Linked Open Data (as part of the NSF/JSMF Workshop on Mapping Science and Semantic Web)

3/22 Porter, Director, R&D Search Technology, Inc., Co-Director, Technology Policy & Assessment Center, Georgia Tech and Ismael Rafols
• Diversity and Network Coherence as Indicators of Interdisciplinarity: Case Studies in Bionanoscience

4/5 Yves Gingras, Canada Research Chair in History and Sociology of Science, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada
• Evolution of Interdisciplinarity (1900-2008)

4/12 Paul Thompson, Dartmouth Medical School
• Collaborative Utility - Theoretic Information Retrieval

4/19 Una O. Osili, Associate Professor of Economics, Interim Director of Research at The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

4/26 Guilherme Rocha, Department of Statistics, IUB

Posted February 01, 2010