Alessandro Vespignani

VespignaniAlessandro Vespignani is the scientific director of the ISI foundation and holds a distinguished professorship at Northeastern University, Boston and he is fellow of the Institute for Quantitative Social Sciences at Harvard University. Vespignani is elected fellow of the American Physical Society, member of the Academy of Europe, and president elected of the Complex Systems Society. Vespignani’s research activity focuses on the interdisciplinary application of statistical and numerical simulation methods in the analysis of epidemic and spreading phenomena and the study of biological, social and technological networks.