Agent-Based Complex Systems

October 12 - 14, 2009

Schedule


Monday, October 12, 2009

9:00 - 10:00
Mark Alber (University of Notre Dame)

Stochastic modeling of bacterial swarming

10:15 - 11:15
11:30 - 12:30
Charlotte Hemelrijk (Rijksuniversiteit te Groningen)

Self-organised aerial displays of thousands of starlings: A Model

2:30 - 3:30
Pierre Degond (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS))

Continuum models for complex systems
PDF Presentation

4:00 - 5:00

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

9:00 - 10:00
David Spivak (University of Oregon)

Agents as nodes in a fuzzy simplicial set
PDF Presentation

10:15 - 11:15
11:30 - 12:30
2:30 - 3:30
4:00 - 5:00
Kristina Lerman (University of Southern California (USC))

Stochastic Models of Social Web Sites
Presentation (PowerPoint File)


Wednesday, October 14, 2009

9:00 - 10:00
Jeff Brantingham (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Agent-based and continuum models of crime pattern formation

10:15 - 11:15
11:30 - 12:30
Andrea Bertozzi (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Swarming by Nature and by Design

2:30 - 3:30
Sanjeevi Krishnan (United States Naval Research Laboratory)

Directed cohomology

4:00 - 5:00
Alethea Barbaro (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Agent-based modeling for animal migration and gang behavior
PDF Presentation