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Journal articles


M. Despeisse, M. Baumers, P. Brown, F. Charnley, S.J. Ford, A. Garmulewicz, S. Knowles, T.H.W. Minshall, L. Mortara, F.P. Reed-Tsochas, J. Rowley, 2016. Unlocking value for a circular economy through 3D printing: A research agenda. In Press


Guerrero, O. A., Lopez, E., 2015. Firm-to-firm labor flows and the aggregate matching function: A network-based test using employer-employee matched records. Economics Letters
Aledavood, T., López, E., Roberts, S. G. B., Reed-Tsochas, F., Moro, E., Dunbar, R. I. M., Saramäki, J., 2015. Daily rhythms in mobile telephone communication. PLOS ONE 

Lux, T., Fricke, D., 2015. The effects of a financial transaction tax in an artificial financial market. Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination

Fricke, D., Lux, T., 2015. Core–periphery structure in the overnight money market: evidence from the e-MID trading platform. Computational Economics

Alfarano, S., Fricke, D., Lux, T., Raddant, M., 2015. Network approaches to interbank markets: foreword. Computational Economics

Fricke, D., Lux, T., 2015. On the distribution of links in the interbank network: evidence from the e-MID overnight money market. Empirical Economic



Jo, H.-H., Saramäki, J., Dunbar, R.I.M., Kaski, K., 2014. Spatial patterns of close relationships across the lifespan. Scientific Reports.

Arcaute, E., Hatna, E., Ferguson, P., Youn, H., Johansson A., Batty, M., 2014. Constructing cities, deconstructing scaling laws. Royal Society, Interface. 

Karsai, M., Iñiguez, G., Kaski, K., Kertész, J., 2014. Complex contagion process in spreading of online innovation. Interface, Journal of the Royal Society.

Gleeson, J.P., Cellai, D., Onnela, J.-P., Porter, M.A., Reed-Tsochas, F., 2014. A simple generative online model behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.

Bettencourt, L., Samaniego, H., Youn, H., 2014. Professional diversity and the productivity of cities. Scientific Reports 

Kito, T., Ueda, K. 2014. The implications of automobile parts supply network structures: A complex network approach. CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology

Salnikov, V., Schien, D., Youn H., Lambiotte, R., Gastner, M., 2014. The geography and carbon footprint of mobile phone use in Cote d’Ivoire. EPJ Data Science 3:3. 

Saramäki, J., Leitch, E.A., López, E., Roberts, S.G.B., Reed-Tsochas, F., Dunbar, R.I.M., Dunbar, 2014. The persistence of social signatures in human communication. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science  


Cellai, D., López, E., Zhou, J., Gleeson, J.P., Bianconi, G., 2013 Percolation in multiplex networks with overlap. Physical Review E 88, 052811. 

Farmer, J.D., Gerig, A., Lillo, F., Waelbroeck, H., 2013. How efficiency shapes market impact. Quantitative Finance, 13(11). 

Smart, J., Sivadasan, S., Huaccho Huatuco, L., Calinescu, A., 2013. Reducing schedule instability by identifying and omitting complexity-adding information flows at the supplier–customer interface. International Journal of Production Economics, 145(1).

Garlaschelli, D., Ahnert, S.E., Fink, T. M. A., Caldarelli, G., 2013. Low-temperature behaviour of social and economic networks. Entropy 2013, 15(8), 3238-3259

López, E., 2013. Weighted projected networks: mapping hypergraphs to networks. Physical Review E 87, 052813.

López, E., 2013. The distribution of the number of node neighbours in random hypergraphs. Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, 46, 305003.

Gerig, A., Olum, K.D., Vilenkin, A., 2013. Universal doomsday: analysing our prospects for survival. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, JCAP05(2013)013. 

Bottini, S., Bernini, A., De Chiara, M., Garlaschelli, D., Spiga, O., Dioguardi, M., Vannuccini, E., Tramontano, A., Niccolai, N., 2013. ProCoCoA: A quantitative approach for analyzing protein core composition. Computational Biology and Chemistry 43: 29-34.

Fagiolo, G., Squartini, T., Garlaschelli, D., 2013. Null models of economic networks: the case of the world trade web. Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination 8: 1.75-107.

Smart, J., Calinescu, A., Huaccho Huatuco, L., 2013. Extending the information-theoretic measures of the dynamic complexity of manufacturing systems, International Journal of Production Research, 51(2).  


Ruzzenenti, F., Picciolo, F., Basosi, F., Garlaschelli, D., 2012. Spatial effects in real networks: measures, null models, and applications. Physical Review E 86, 066110.

Smart, J., Scott, M., McCarthy, J. B., Tan, K. T., Argyrakis, P., Bishop, S., Conte, R., Havlin, S., San Miguel, M., Stuffacher, D., 2012. Big science and big administration:Confronting the governance, financial and legal challenges of FuturICT. The European Physical Journal: Special Topics, 214(1).

Onnela, J.-P., Fenn, D.J., Reid, S., Porter, M.A., Mucha, P.J., Fricker, M.D., Jones, N.S., 2012. Taxonomies of networks from community structure. Physical Review E 86, 036104. 

Heaton, L.L., López, E., Maini, P.K., Fricker, M.D., Jones, N.S., 2012. Advection, diffusion, and delivery over a network. Physical Review E 86, 021905.

Wu, Y.R., Huaccho Huatuco, L., Frizelle, G., Smart, J., 2012. A method for analysing operational complexity in supply chains. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 64(10).

B. E. Landon, B.E., Keating, N.L., Barnett, M.L., Onnela, J.-P., Paul, S., O’Malley, A.J., Christakis, N.A., 2012. Variation in patient-sharing networks of physicians across the United States. JAMA 308 (3), 265.

Fuentes, M.A., Gerig, A., Vicente, J., 2012. Non-Gaussian price dynamics. Derivative Securities Pricing and Modelling. 

Caruso, T., Rillig, M.C., Garlaschelli, D., 2012. On the application of network theory to arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi-plant interactions: the importance of basic assumptions. New Phytologist 194, pp.891-894

Heaton, L., López, E., Maini, P.K., Fricker, M.D., Jones,N.S., 2012. Analysis of fungal networks. Fungal Biology Reviews, 26(1).

Brummitta, Ch. D., D’Souza, R.M., Leicht, E.A., 2012. Suppressing cascades of load in interdependent networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(12).

Onnela, J.-P., Christakis, N.A., 2012. Spreading paths in partially observed social networks. Physical Review E 85, 036106.

López, E., Braunstein, L.A., 2012. Disorder induced limited path percolation. Europhysics Letters 97, 66001.

M. L. Barnett, M.L., Christakis, N.A., O’Malley, A.J., Onnela, J.-P., Keating, N.L., Landon, B.E., 2012. Physician patient-sharing networks and the cost and intensity of care in US hospitals. Medical Care 50 (2), 152.

Zlatic, V., Garlaschelli, D., Caldarelli, G., 2012. Networks with arbitrary edge multiplicities. Europhysics Letters 97, 28005.

Valori, L., Picciolo, F., Allansdottir, A., Garlaschelli, D., 2012. Reconciling long-term cultural diversity and short-term collective social behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(2).


Squartini, T., Fagiolo, G., Garlaschelli, D., 2011. Randomizing world trade. II. A binary network analysis. Physical Review E 84, 046117.

Squartini, T., Fagiolo, G., Garlaschelli, D., 2011. Randomizing world trade. I. A binary network analysis. Physical Review E 84, 046117.

Saavedra, S., Duch, J., Uzzi, B., 2011. Tracking traders' understanding of the market using e-communication data. PLoS One,  6(10), e26705.

Saavedra, S.,  Stouffer, D.B., Uzzi, B., Bascompte, J., 2011. Strong contributors to network persistence are the most vulnerable to extinction. Nature 478, pp. 233-235. 

Liu, J.-G., Tao Zhou, T., Guo, Q.,2011. Information filtering via biased heat conduction. Physical Review E 84, 037101.

Gerig, A., 2011. Universal laws and economic phenomena. Complexity,  17(1), pp. 9-12.

Squartini, T., Garlaschelli, D., 2011. Analytical maximum-likelihood method to detect patterns in real networks. New Journal of Physics 13, 083001.

Mislove, A., Lehmann, S., Ahn, Y.-Y., Onnela, J.-P., Rosenquist, J.N., 2011. Understanding the demographics of Twitter users. Proceedings of the Fifth International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM'11), Barcelona, Spain. 

Smith, D.M.D., Onnela, J.-P., Lee, Ch.F., Fricker, M.D., Johnson, N.F., 2011. Network automata: Coupling structure and function in dynamic networks. Advances in Complex Systems, 14(3), pp. 317-339.

Liu, J.-G., Guo, Q., Zhang, Y.Ch., 2011. Information filtering via weighted heat conduction algorithm. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 390(12), pp. 2414-2420.

Leicht, E.A., 2011. The role of interacting network structure. In: Applications of Network Theory: from Mechanisms to Large-Scale Structure (conference paper). Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics, Stockholm, Sweden.

Onnela, J.-P., Arbesman, S., González, M.C., Barabási, A.-L., Christakis, N.A., 2011. Geographic constraints on social network groups. PLoS ONE 6(4), e16939.

Leicht, E.A., 2011. Interacting networks: Formalism and significance. In: Complex Networks: Dynamics on Networks (conference paper),Statistical and Applied Mathematical Science Institute (SAMSI), North Carolina, USA.

Saavedra, S., Hagerty, K., Uzzi, B., 2011. Synchronicity, instant messaging and performance among financial traders. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108.

Wen, W., Leicht, E.A., D’Souza, R.M., 2011. Improving community detection in networks by targeted node removal. Physical Review E 83, 016114. 


Saavedra, S., Smith, D.M.D., Reed-Tsochas, F., 2010. Cooperation under indirect reciprocity and imitative trust. PLoS ONE 5(10), e13475. 

Onnela, J.-P., Reed-Tsochas, F., 2010. Spontaneous emergence of social influence in online systems. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107(43), pp. 18375 - 18380. 

Beguerisse Diaz, M., Porter, M.A., Onnela, J.-P., 2010. Competition for popularity in catalog networks. Chaos 20, 043101.

Ramasco, J.J., de La Lama, M.S., López, E., Boettcher, S., 2010. Optimization of transport protocols with path-length constraints in complex networks. Physical Review E 82, 036119.

Battistion, S., Glattfelder, J.B., Garlaschelli, D., Lillo, F., Caldarelli, G., 2010. The Structure of financial networks, chapter in Network Science: Complexity In Nature and Technology (edited by Ernesto Estrada, Maria Fox, Desmond J. Higham, Gian-Luca Oppo), Springer ISBN.

Heaton, L.L.M., López, E., Maini, P.K., Fricker, M.D., Jones, N.S., 2010. Growth-induced mass flow in fungal networks. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, rspb20100735.

Mucha, P.J., Richardson, T., Macon, K., Porter, M.A., Onnela, J.-P., 2010. Community structure in time-dependent, multiscale, and multiplex networks. Science 328(5980), pp. 876 - 878.

Staniczenko, P.P.A., Lewis, O.T., Jones, N.S., Reed-Tsochas, F., 2010. Structural dynamics and robustness of food webs. Ecology Letters 13(7), pp. 793-935.

Serano, M.A., Garlaschelli, D., Boguna, M., Loffredo, M.I., 2010. The world trade web: structure, evolution and modelling, chapter in The Encyclopaedia of Life Support Systems, EOLSS, UNESCO.

Barigozzi, M., Fagiolo, G., Garlaschelli D., 2010. Multinetwork of international trade: A commodity-specific analysis. Physical Review E 81, 04610.

Saavedra, S., Powers, S., McCotter, T., Porter, M.A., Mucha, P.J., 2010. Mutually-antagonistic interactions in baseball networks. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 389(5), pp.1131-1141.


Toivonen, R., Kovanen, L., Kivelä, M., Onnela, J.-P., Saramäki, J., Kaski, K., 2009. A comparative study of social network models: Network evolution models and nodal attribute models. Social Networks, 31(4), pp. 240-254.

Smith, D.M.D., Onnela, J.-P, Jones, N.S., 2009. Master-equation analysis of accelerating networks. Physical Review E 79, 056101.

Kumpula J. M., Onnela J.-P., Saramäki, J., Kertész, J., Kaski, K., 2009. Model of community emergence in weighted social networks. Computer Physics Communications 180(4), pp. 517-522.

Lagorio, C., Migueles, M.V.,  Braunstein, L.A.,  López, E., Macri, P.A., 2009. Effect of epidemic threshold definition on disease spread statistic. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 388(5), pp. 755-763.

Onnela J.-P., Töyli J., Kaski K., 2009. Decimalization and asset returns. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 388(4), pp. 441-454.

Onnela, J.-P., Johnson, N.F., Gourley, S., Reinert, G., Spagat, M., 2009. Sampling bias in systems with structural heterogeneity and limited internal diffusion. EPL 85, 28001.

Saavedra, S., Reed-Tsochas, F., Uzzi, B., 2009.  A simple model of bipartite cooperation for ecological and organisational networks. Nature 457, pp.463-466.

Staniczenko, P. A., Lee, C. F., Jones, N. S., 2009. Rapidly detecting disorder in rhythmic biological signals: A spectral entropy measure to identify cardiac arrhythmias. Physical Review E 79 011915.