“Modeling Public Health and Medicine: STScI Engineering & Technology” Colloquium

March 27, 2013
When: April 2, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: John Bahcall Auditorium, Space Telescope Science Institute, Muller Building, San Martin Drive, Johns Hopkins University, 3700 San Martin Drive, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA

Systems dynamics and agent-based modeling have recently been used to explore complex systems in a wide range of disciplines. This talk will begin with a quick tutorial outlining the basic principles of these computational tools.[…]

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“Complex Systems Science: Solving Complex Problems in a Complex World” Seminar

March 13, 2013
When: March 19, 2013 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Where: Bloomberg School of Public Health Room W2008, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA

Dr. Yaneer Bar-Yam is the founder and president of the New England Complex Systems Institute. He received his SB and PhD in physics from MIT in 1978 and 1984 respectively. His work explores the origins[…]

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Workshop on Systems Methods for Understanding Obesity

March 12, 2013
When: April 10, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – April 11, 2013 @ 6:00 pm

The Education and Training Core (ETC) of the Johns Hopkins Global Center on Childhood Obesity (JHGCCO) is pleased to announce a training workshop entitled Agent-based and System Dynamics Models: New Tools for UnderstandingObesity. The workshop will begin[…]

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Systems Institute & Institute for Computational Medicine Special Seminar

January 28, 2013
When: February 18, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: JHU Homewood, Mason Hall Auditorium, Johns Hopkins University, 3101 Wyman Park Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA

John Doyle (Caltech): Universal Laws and Architectures: brains, bugs, nets, dance, art, music, literature, fashion, and zombies Complex networks arise in a wide range of applications from neuroscience and cell biology to the internet and social[…]

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John C. & Susan S.G. Wierman Lecture

November 24, 2012
When: December 6, 2012 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Where: JHU Homewood, Hodson Hall 210, Johns Hopkins University Department of Engineering for Professionals, Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA

Richard L. Smith:  Attribution of Extreme Climatic Events Superstorm Sandy is merely the most recent high-impact weather event to raise concerns about extreme weather events becoming more frequent or more severe. Previous examples include the[…]

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