2016-11-03: Nature storyOur 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!
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!
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!
2015-11-13: Commentary published in PNAS!
2015-10-01: Paper published in Nature Physics!
2015-09-02: Paper accepted on Nature Physics soon to appear!
2015-03-17: New paper published on Physical Review E!
2015-01-31: I am now Research Assistant Professor at the CCNR!
2015-01-19: Invited Speaker at IREG - Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence!
I am a Speaker at the Symposium Academic Excellence: Between Holy Grail and Measurable Objectives organized by IREG - Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence and hosted by University of Maribor.
2015-01-15: PC member for ICWSM-15!
I am in the Program Committee for ICWSM-15, the 9th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, which will take place in Oxford, May 26-29, 2015.
2014-05-31: I am organizing a TEDx event: TEDxSSC!
As member of the alumni association of the Scuola Superiore di Catania, I am organizing TEDxSSC, a TEDx event, which will take place at Scuola Superiore di Catania (Sicily, Italy) on October 18th 2014.
2014-05-08: Our Career on the move article featured on The Economist!
Academic prestige: Why climb the greasy pole? Our paper Career on the Move: Geography, Stratification, and Scientific Impact has been featured in The Economist! Here the piece in pdf.
2014-04-24: New article on Scientific Reports!
Our paper on Career on the Move: Geography, Stratification, and Scientific Impact has been published on Scientific Reports, the open access journal of Nature.
2014-03-30: Ignite talk at Netsci'14!
I will give an ignite talk entitled "Quantifying patterns of scientific excellence" at Netsci'14 on June 6th 2014.
2013-11-13: PC member for COOL2014!
2013-11-10: I will give a talk at the NetFrontier !
2013-10-05: My Poster at WINworkshop 2013!
2013-09-24: Slides of Quantifying Success' talks online!
2013-05-30: Organizing Quantifying Success!
I am one of the organizers of Quantifying Success, a satellite of ECCS'13. The satellite will take place on September 18th 2013, at the World Trade Center of Barcelona, in Spain. Check the website for the call for contributions!.
2013-05-28: Speaker at the Science of Success Symposium!
I will give an ignite talk at the Science of Success symposium, which will take place at Harvard University, Cambridge (MA, USA) on June 17th.
2013-03-29: New Physical Review E paper!
Our paper on Motion-induced synchronization in metapopulations of mobile agents, published on Physical Review E.
2012-09-18: Our paper on the SFI newsletter!
Our paper on Understanding Human Mobility in a Social Petri Dish, published on Scientific Reports, the open access journal of Nature, has been featured on the Santa Fe Institute newsletter.
2012-06-14: New article on Scientific Reports!
Our paper on Understanding Human Mobility in a Social Petri Dish has been published on Scientific Reports, the open access journal of Nature.
2012-04-01: I am a JSMF Postdoctoral Fellow!
2011-01-27: Organizer of the ECCS'11!
I am Organizer and part of the Scientific Committe for the "European Conference of Complex Systems 2011", to be held in Vienna, 12 - 16 September 2011.