Workshop on Critical and collective effects in graphs and networks, April 25 – April 29, Moscow, 2016

949235c2a4d4fcb48cb769866dbc0979Organizing committee:

  • Alexander Gorsky (MIPT, IITP, Russia)
  • Dmitri Krioukov (Northeastern University, USA)
  • Andrey Leonidov (LPI, REES, MIPT, Russia)
  • Sergei Nechaev (CNRS, Poncelet, France)
  • Andrey Raigorodsky (Yandex, MIPT, MSU, NES, Russia)
  • Mikhail Tamm (MSU, HSE, Russia)
  • Lyubov Tupikina (Humboldt University, Germany)
  • Dmitri Samirov (MIPT, Russia)

Workshop locations:

List of speakers includes:

  • Konstantin Anokhin (Kurchatov Institute, Moscow, Russia)
  • Konstantin Avrachenkov (Inria, Nice, France)
  • Ginestra Bianconi (Queen Mary University of London, London, UK)
  • Marian Boguñá (Universitat de Barcelona, Spain)
  • Béla Bollobás (Cambridge, UK; Memphis, USA)
  • Misha Chertkov (SkolTech, Moscow, Russia)
  • Sergey Dorogovtsev (Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal)
  • Petter Holme (Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea)
  • Pavel Krapivsky (Boston University, USA)
  • Jürgen Kurths (Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany)
  • Nelly Litvak (University of Twente, Netherlands)
  • Cristina Masoller (Universitat Polytecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain)
  • Panos Pardalos (University of Florida, Gainesville, USA, and HSE, Russia)
  • Marta Sales-Pardo (Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain)
  • Zoltan Toroczkai (University of Notre Dame, USA)

Workshop program (PDF)

Abstract book (PDF)



  1. Fundamental problems in network theory

      • Phase transitions in random graphs and networks
      • Metric-induced topological effects in graphs
      • Graph invariants and comparison of graphs
      • Spectral theory of graphs and networks
  1. Applied problems in graphs and networks

  • Applications to data analysis and machine learning
  • Applications to socio- and econophysics
  • Applications to biophysics and genomics
  • Applications to climatology, geophysics and engineering
  • Applications to quantum field theory

Important dates:

  • Registration deadline: March 1, 2016
  • Deadline for abstract submission: March 20, 2016
  • Letter of acceptance by March 31, 2016

Participation is free of charge.

Note that European and American citizens need visa to visit Russia.
We invite registered participants who need visas to send copies of their passports (main page with name, number and photo) to the conference e-mail address as soon as possible in order to organize official invitations.

Contact information:


Funding sources:

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Social and cultural events in Moscow:

Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory

Exhibitions in museums:

Moscow river tour


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