Research
     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
CVhttp://www.santafe.edu/research/cities-scaling-and-sustainability/http://synthetic-cognition.lanl.govhttp://www.sciencemag.orghttp://www.santafe.edu/research/working-papers/abstract/9667d0599d76e69e4ed6a57470b72222/http://www.santafe.edu/research/working-papers/abstract/87fa256e9a1cb56c9f494b023402fe9c/http://www.santafe.edu/media/workingpapers/13-01-001.pdfhttp://arxiv.org/abs/1210.7335http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.5215http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0040393http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v467/n7318/full/467912a.htmlhttp://www.pnas.org/content/108/49/19540.fullhttp://www.pnas.org/content/104/17/7301.abstractShort_Bio.htmlHome_files/Curriculum_Vitae_LBettencourt_02%3A13.pdfhttp://www.sciencemag.org/content/340/6139/1438shapeimage_2_link_0shapeimage_2_link_1shapeimage_2_link_2shapeimage_2_link_3shapeimage_2_link_4shapeimage_2_link_5shapeimage_2_link_6shapeimage_2_link_7shapeimage_2_link_8shapeimage_2_link_9shapeimage_2_link_10shapeimage_2_link_11shapeimage_2_link_12shapeimage_2_link_13

Professor  Santa Fe Institute


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