Cities and Urbanization
     Synthetic Cognition and Theoretical Neuroscience
     Real Time Epidemiology
     Evolution and Structure of Science and Technology
     Statistical Mechanics and Non-equilibrium Field Theory

Recent Selected Papers
     The Origins of Scaling in Cities
     The Kind of Problem a City Is
     Development, Information and Social Connectivity in Côte d’Ivoire
     Urban Scaling in Pre-Hispanic Valley of Mexico
     Professional Diversity and the Productivity of Cities
     The Scaling of Human Interactions with City Size
     The Statistics of Urban Scaling and their Relation to Zipf’s Law
     A Unified Theory of Urban Living
     Evolution and Structure of Sustainability Science   
     Growth, Innovation, Scaling and the Pace of Life in Cities
Short Bio

Professor  Santa Fe Institute

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