Luis M. Rocha is the director of the NSF-NRT Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Training Program in Complex Networks and Systems. He is a Fulbright Scholar and is affiliated with the Instituto Gulbenkian da Ciencia, Portugal, the Champalimaud Foundation in Portugal, and the Center for Theoretical Physics at Aix-Marseille University, France. He received his Ph.D in systems science in 1997 from the State University of New York at Binghamton. From 1998 to 2004, he was a staff scientist at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, where he founded and led a Complex Systems Modeling Team, and he was part of the Santa Fe Institute.
Areas of Expertise
Complex networks, complex systems, network science, computational biology, systems biology, computational intelligence, complex adaptive systems, computational social science, data science, artificial life, biosemiotics, agent-based modeling, evolutionary systems, cybernetics, systems science, information theory, literature mining, text mining, discrete dynamical systems, RNA editing, artificial life, artificial intelligence, embodied cognition, recommender systems, web intelligence, social media, public health, health informatics, informatics, computer science, natural language processing.
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