Archive of Topics

Presentation slides of some past workshops can be found in this page.

IEEE IWCSN 2018, Nanjing

  1. Minimum Agent-Movement LeaderFollower Persistent Formation for Switching Topologies - Philip Chen
  2. Analysis of Daily Rainfall Data in China from 1961-2011 and Application to Prediction - Michael Tse
  3. Similarity and Measures of Complex Networks - Zengqiang Chen
  4. Characterizing the Researcher’s Features by Network Analysis - Zengru Di
  5. Edge Consensus on Networked Systems - Xiaofan Wang
  6. Complex Network Analysis of Public Transport Networks - Ivan Ho
  7. Predictability of Extreme Climate Events via a Complex Network Approach - Jürgen Kurths
  8. Introduction to Hybrid Intelligent Networks - Zhihong Guan
  9. Optimal Causation Entropy Principle and Entropic Regression for Nonlinear System Identification under Large Noise and Outliers - Jie Sun
  10. Power Network Science - David Hill
  11. Machine Learning Algorithms for Detection of Network Intrusions - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  12. Collaboration/cooperation in Groups of Agents - Ljupco Kocarev

IEEE IWCSN 2017, Doha

  1. Local Activity, Memristor, and 137 - Leon Chua
  2. Controlling the Collective Behaviour of Complex Networks - Mario di Bernardo
  3. Synchronization of Complex Networks and Consensus of Multi-Agent Systems - Zhiseng Duan
  4. Hybrid Intelligent Networks - Zhihong Guan
  5. Risks and Dynamics in Future Power Systems under Climate Change - Juergen Kurths
  6. Fault Tolerant Cyber-Physical Systems - Marios M. Polycarpou
  7. Ordinal networks and characterizing dynamics from time series - Michael Small
  8.  Performance Comparison Between Neuroadaptive Control and Robust Adaptive Control - Yong-Duan Song
  9. Applications of Computational Intelligence in Condition-Based Maintenance - Kay Chen Tan
  10. Coordination Control of Dynamical Networks with Time-varying Topology - Yang Tang
  11. Machine Learning for Complex Networks - Ljiljana Trajković
  12. Cascading Failures in Power Systems - Mchael Tse
  13. Grid Modernization: Challenges, Heterogeneous Mobile Sensor Networks - Xiaofan Wang
  14. Recent Advances and New Challenges for Distributed Cooperative Control and Optimization in Complex Networks - Wenwu Yu
  15. Supervised Learning and Control Method to Improve Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithms - Meng-Chu Zhou
  16. Running Sparse and Low-Precision Neural Networks: When Algorithm Meets Hardware - Yiran Chen

IEEE IWCSN 2015, Perth

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IEEE IWCSN 2014, Shanghai

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IEEE IWCSN 2013, Vancouver 

  1. On pinning control and controllability of complex networks - Ron Chen
  2. Pinning-based social learning in complex networks - Xiaofan Wang
  3. Control of nonlinear network dynamics: applications to cascade control and network repurposing - Adilson Motter
  4. Finding communities in weighted graphs, digraphs, and hypergraphs: A game-theoretic perspective - Marcello Pelillo
  5. Deflection routing in complex networks - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  6. What preferential attachment doesn't do - Michael Small
  7. Spectral properties of graph covers - Bojan Mohar
  8. Big Data: Opportunities and Challenges for Complex Networks - Jinhu Ju
  9. Master stability function approaches to analyze stability of the synchronous evolution for hypernetworks and of synchronized clusters for networks with symmetries - Francesco Sorrentino
  10. Time delay in complex systems: vibrational resonance and synchronization - Miguel Sanjuan
  11. Probing human interactive dynamics with temporal complex networks - Xiang Li
  12. How Facebook grows? Do Twitter, Weibo, LinkedIn, WeChat grow in different ways? - Michael Tse
  13. Complex networks on-chip - Maciej Ogorzalek
  14. Dynamical networks with on-off stochastic connections - Igor Belykh
  15. Oscillations suppression, synchronization, and modulation - Wei Lin

IWCSN 2012, Minneapolis 

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IWCSN 2011, Melbourne 

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  1. Planning and Control of Future Smart Massive Networks - David Hill
  2. Towards the Modeling of the AS-level Internet - Guanrong Chen
  3. Synchronization, Control and Coordination of Complex Networks via Contraction Theory - Mario di Bernardo
  4. Global Relative Parameter Sensitivities of the Feed-Forward Loops in Genetic Networks - Jinhu Lü
  5. Models, Modules and Motifs – The Challenge of Complex Networks - David Green
  6. From Brains to Grains: Unraveling the Physics of Sand Through Structural and Functional Networks Derived From X-ray Tomography - Antoinette Tordesillas
  7. Predicting Epileptic Episodes? - Iven Mareels
  8. Spectral Analysis and Dynamical Behavior of Complex Networks - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  9. Shape Grammars for Description and Optimization of Geometric Design in 3D - Maciej Ogorzalek
  10. Orchestral Conducting: A Practical Consensus Problem - Michael Tse
  11. Consensus of Multi-Agent Systems: Some Recent Advances - Xinghuo Yu
  12. A Citation Network Study in Data Fusion - Kathy Horadam
  13. Graph Sequence Segmentation via Information Theory - Graham Farr

IWCSN 2010, Beijing 

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  1. Theory of Game-based Control Systems - Lei Guo
  2. Networked Control of Power Networks - David Hill
  3. Get Panic or Synchronized in the Network of Stocks - Michael Tse
  4. Complex Networks Issues in Smart Grids - Xinghuo Yu
  5. Control and Synchronization of Evolving Dynamical Networks - Mario di Bernardo 
  6. A Triumvirate of Complex Network Methods to Study Granular Materials - David Walker
  7. Laplacian Spectra of Complex Networks and Their Effects on Synchronizability - Guanrong Chen
  8. Spectral Analysis and Dynamical Behavior of Complex Networks - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  9. 3D Integrated Circuits - A Real Complex Network Challenge - Maciej Ogorzalek 
  10. Hardware Efficient Random Numbers Generation with Chaos - Gianluca Setti
  11. Some Graph-Theoretical Criteria for Control in Networks of Dynamical Systems - Chai Wah Wu
  12. Synchronization and Graph Topology - Igor Belykh

IWCSN 2009, Bristol 


  1. Introduction to Complex Networks - Guanrong Chen
  2. Nonlinear Contraction Analysis: A Tutorial - Jean-Jacques Slotine
  3. Traffic Networks - Eddie Wilson
  4. Epidemics on Networks - Caroline Colin
  5. Mining Network Traffic Data - Ljiljana Trajkovic

Workshop Presentations

  1. Feedback Networks: Stability and Synthesis  - David Hill
  2. Dynamics on Complex Networks: from Brain to Climate - Jurgen Kurths
  3. Modularity, Polyrhythms, and What Robotics May Yet Learn from the Brain - Jean-Jacques Slotine
  4. Entanglement in Quantum Mechanics and Network Laplacians  - Chai Wah Wu
  5. Composing Music from Complex Networks - Michael Tse
  6. Analysis of Internet Topologies  - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  7. Naming Game on Complex Networks - Guanrong Chen
  8. The Spread of Infectious Diseases Through Complex Contact Networks - Erik Volz
  9. Strategic Behavior and Social Network Structure  - Mike Kearns
  10. Infrastructure Networks: Data, Statics and Dynamics - David Arrowsmith

IWCSN 2008, Canberra


  1. Complex Networks - David Hill
  2. Synchronization of Complex Networks - Guanrong Chen
  3. Control of Complex Networks - Xiaofan Wang

Workshop Presentations

  1. Welcome and Introduction - David Hill
  2. Applications of Nodes and Edges - Michael Tse
  3. Network Synchronizability Analysis: A Graph Theoretic Approach - Guanrong Chen
  4. Some Recent Developments in Flocking Control - Xiaofan Wang
  5. Synchronization of Complex Dynamical Networks with Switching Topology - Jun Zhao
  6. Enhancing Synchronizability in Systems of Non-identical Kuramoto Oscillators - Markus Brede
  7. Synchronization of Kuramoto Model with Multi-SF Property - Jin Fan
  8. Localization of Forcing Sites to Facilitate Synchronization in Systems Coupled Via Complex Networks - Chai Wah Wu
  9. Complex Dynamical Networks: Control and Synchronization - Jinhu Lü
  10. Quantum Feedback Networks - Matt James
  11. Stability Analysis of TCP/RED Communication Algorithms - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  12. Stochastic Models for Population Networks - Phil Pollet
  13. Complex Systems from DNA to Development - Janet Wiles
  14. Unified Approach to Controller Design for Systems with Quantization and Time Scheduling - Dragan Nesic
  15. From Kuramoto to Boyd: Applying Networked Dynamical Systems to Military Command and Control -  Alexander Kolloniatis

IWCSN 2007, Guilin

  1. Metabolic networks: organization, biomass production, and other issues - Leihan Tang
  2. Flocking of multi-agents with virtual leaders - Xiaofan Wang
  3. Novel hypothesis on the self-regulation of genetic information: scenario from one-dimensional DNA code into spatio-temporal order - Kenichi Yoshikawa
  4. Synchrony and consensus in complex networks: an overview - Chai Wah Wu
  5. Synchronizability and  controllability of complex networks - Mario Di Bernardo
  6. dentification and monitoring of complex networks based on synchronization - Wallace Tang
  7. Chaos-based generation of optimal spreading sequences for DS-UWB sensor networks - Gianluca Setti
  8. Optimal networks, congestion and Braess' paradox - David Arrowsmith
  9. Mining network traffic data - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  10. Fractal applications in electronics - Maciej Ogorzalek
  11. Synchronization in dynamic networks - David Hill
  12. Constructing error-correction codes from scalefree networks - Francis Lau 

IWCSN 2006, Vancouver

  1. Border Collision Bifurcations: Theory and Applications - Soumitro Banerjee
  2. Pinning Control of Complex Networks - Guanrong Chen
  3. QoS Routing and Admission Control of High-Priority Connection-Oriented Flows While Protecting TCP Traffic - Daniel C. Lee
  4. A Fast Lightweight Approach to Origin-Destination Traffic Matrix Estimation through Partial Measurements - Gang Liang
  5. Heterogeneous Congestion Control Protocols - Steven Low
  6. Fractals for Electronic Applications - Maciej Ogorzalek
  7. An EMI Reduction Methodology Based on Nonlinear Dynamics - Gianluca Setti
  8. Discontinuity-Induced Bifurcations in TCP/RED Communication Algorithms - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  9. Application of Complex Networks in Traffic Analysis of Communication Networks - Michael Tse
  10. SOCP Relaxation of Sensor Network Localization - Paul Y. Tseng

IWCSN 2005, Hong Kong (Distributed on CD-ROM)

  1. Statistical learning for time-series-based model building with applications in bio-medicine and chemistry - Maciej Ogorzalek
  2. Chaotic point processes - theory and applications - Wolfgang Schwarz
  3. Dynamics of discontinuous maps and their applications in analysing the dynamics of circuits - Soumitro Banerjee
  4. Modeling TCP/RED: a dynamical approach - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  5. Why exact theory is necessary in chaos communications research - Anthony Lawrance
  6. Data traffic, topology of networks and congestion - David Arrowsmith
  7. Public-key cryptography using chaotic maps - Ljupco Kocarev
  8. High throughput true random number generation based on chaotic maps - Gianluca Setti
  9. Bifurcation and synchronization in firing activities of coupled neural systems - Qishao Lu
  10. Synchronization and consensus in networks of systems with nonreciprocal coupling - Chai Wah Wu
  11. Complex network models of disease transmission: SARS in Hong Kong - Michael Small

International Workshop on Nonlinear Dynamics and Complexity in Information and Communication Technology 2004, Bologna

  1. Bifurcation Analysis in Power Electronics and Applications - Michael Tse
  2. The Frobenius-Perron Operator: Applications to Chaotic Dynamics - Jose Luis Rodriguez Marrero
  3. System Theory and Communication Networks: An Overview on Some Recent Results - Patrick Thiran
  4. Modelling and Characterization of Traffic in Deployed Networks - Ljiljana Trajkovic
  5. Shannon's Challenge and Iterative Coding Systems - Ruediger Urbanke
  6. Nonlinear Dynamics of Iterative Decoding Systems - Ljupco Kocarev
  7. Complex Networks: Small World, Scale Free and Beyond - Guanrong Chen
  8. Synchronization in Networks of Coupled Nonlinear Systems with Delay in Nonreciprocal Time-Varying Coupling - Chai Wah Wu
  9. Multistability, Clustering and Other Interesting Behaviors in Simple Driver-Dissipative Lattices - Manuel Velarde
  10. Mobile Agents in Innovatove System Modelling - Pier Paolo Adriani
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