Roberta Sinatra

Assistant Professor
Center for Network Science and Math Department
Central European University
Budapest (Hungary)

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News

2016-11-03: Nature story

Our new work on "Quantifying the evolution of individual scientific impact" is out! Watch the Nature story:


Read also the New York Times coverage!


2016-11-03: New paper in Science!


Career Paths

Our new paper Quantifying the evolution of individual scientific impact is published in Science! Explore the results on the Interactive Visualization Website.
Watch the Story on the Nature Youtube channel and read it on Nature News.

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2016-06-01: Invited Speaker at the European Forum Alpbach!


Alpbach

In August I will give an invited talk at the Technology Symposium of the European Forum, in Alpbach. Check the program here.



2016-01-01: I am Assistant Professor at CEU!


CEU

Happy to announce that the start of 2016 coincides with a new exciting adventure for me: I am now Assistant Professor at CEU, working with the CNS and Math Department.





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About Me

Hi! I am a Research Assistant Professor (since January 2015) at Northeastern University (Boston, MA) in the Center of Complex Network Research (CCNR), the research group of Prof. László Barabási, where I work on the characterization of the large-scale structure of complex networks. I arrived at the CCNR in April 2012 as a JSMF Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Before moving to Boston, I was a PhD student in Physics at the University of Catania, where I was part of the Complex Systems Lab and of the ATP group. My research focused on the application of methods of statistical physics and information theory for the modelling and analysis of complex networks. Beyond a PhD in Physics (February 2012), I also received a Laurea Magistrale in Theoretical Physics (equivalent to a MSc) from the University of Catania, and a Diploma degree from Scuola Superiore di Catania. Also, I have been a student at the Complex Systems Summer School at the Santa Fe Institute, and a visiting research scholar at the BIFI, Queen Mary University, Imperial College, and at the Medical University of Vienna.

Contact

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  • Phone: +1 617 373 8055
  • Fax: +1 617 373 4858
  • Address:
    Center for Complex Network Research at Northeastern University,
    111 Dana, Physics Department
    110 Forsyth street
    02115 Boston, MA (USA)