Dec 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm JHU Homewood, Hodson Hall 210
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[...]
Feb 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm JHU Homewood, Mason Hall Auditorium
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[...]
Mar 19 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Bloomberg School of Public Health Room W2008
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[...]
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm John Bahcall Auditorium, Space Telescope Science Institute, Muller Building, San Martin Drive
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.[...]
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 11 @ 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[...]
Oct 2 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm Mt. Washington Conference Center
On Thursday, October 2, 2014, the Systems Institute will host a symposium to allow various systems researchers to present their research and have conversations about future collaboration. The program includes short introduction by Scott Levin, Systems Institute Leadership Council[...]
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm 402 Ames Hall
Dr. Daniel Huppmann studied Mathematics at the Vienna University of Technology, where he earned an MSc degree in 2010. He joined the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) as a student research assistant in[...]
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 234 Ames Hall
Dr. Harrison Kim is an Associate Professor in the Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) with appointment at the Beckman Institute and the Computational Science and[...]
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Latrobe Hall, room 106
The Sensor Technology and Risk Mitigation (STIRM) Lab is pleased to host Dr. Gian Paolo Cimellaro, who will present the seminar “Integrated Design and Control of Sustainable Communities During Emergencies” this Wednesday. More…
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Malone Hall 328
Professor Bilal M. Ayyub, PhD, PE is the Director of the Center for Technology and Systems Management, University of Maryland College Park (on sabbatical leave) and currently a visitor at the National Security Analysis Department,[...]
Mar 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Ames Hall, Room 302
Dr. Eunshin Byon is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA.  She received her Ph.D. degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the[...]
Mar 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Mergenthaler Hall, Room 111
SI Leadership Council member Sauleh Siddiqui is the guest-lecturer of the Mar-25 E2SHI seminar on how mathematics can be used to solve today’s big challenges in energy, climate and urbanization. Dr. Siddiqui will discuss a modeling[...]
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm 328 Malone Hall
Dr. Cassandra Thiel is a Fulbright-Nehru Fellow studying the lifecycle impacts of cataractsurgery at Aravind Eye Hospitalin Pondicherry, India. Dr.Thiel obtained her BS in Civil Engineering from Michigan Technological University in 2009 and completed her PhD in[...]
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Malone Hall room 107
Kristen Cetin is a PhD candidate at the University of Texas at Austin, in the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, in the Building Energy and Environment Group. She is also a licensed professional[...]
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dr. Scott Levin, Director and Leadership Council Chair of the Systems Institute, will be participating in the Rising to the Challenge event in Chicago on June 25, 6pm at the Trump International Hotel. Rising to[...]
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Room E9519
Tomorrow, Thursday 8/13 from 12-1:30pm, you’re invited to attend Dr. Liaquat Hossain’s seminar on Integrated Science for Global Disasters and Resilience! Come to Room E9519 at the Bloomberg School of Public Health. Lunch provided. See[...]
Aug 13 @ 2:45 pm – 4:45 pm online
This afternoon, 8/13 Professor Judy Mitrani-Reiser will speak about critical care facilities in Nepal and how the earthquake on April 25th affected them. The Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER), Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI),[...]
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm Hodson Hall 203
Today, Tuesday 9/8, Caitlin Doolin of the Baltimore City Department of Transportation is opening up the discussion of the city’s role in the partnership between drivers and bicyclists. From the Car to the Bike: Infrastructure, Policy and Red Tape   Livable streets that prioritize walking, biking and transit are[...]
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Hackerman Hall B-17
Graduate Seminar: Modeling Cyclone Risk and Seismic Building Vulnerability in Central America and the Caribbean This seminar will introduce two research projects applied to the Country Disaster Risk Profiles initiative of the World Bank: a[...]
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Gilman Hall 132
Extreme weather events, such as hurricanes, can disrupt how healthcare services are delivered by damaging the infrastructure they depend on. Natural disasters can force hospitals to evacuate. However, evacuation is not without risk. At this[...]
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Hackerman Hall B-17
Tsunami & Geodisasters: A Decade of Lifeline Engineering The rise of mega-disasters this century prompted development of engineering solutions for community and infrastructure resilience. ASCE 7-16 will include a new Chapter 6 Tsunami Loads and[...]
Feb 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Hackerman Hall B-17
Labor Cost Accounting for Small Differences in Operating Room Time Such as From Lean Methods Over 25 years, Prof. Dexter & colleagues have studied the health system of anesthesia and surgical delivery, from the lowest level[...]
Feb 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm Bloomberg School of Public Health
Join the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy for their next Graduate Seminar, featuring Dr. Soames Job of the World Bank. Dr. Job is the Global Lead for Road Safety and he will[...]
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Charles Commons Conference Center
2016 Systems Institute Symposium “Diverse Perspectives in Systems Engineering”   Keynote Speaker: L. Dale Thomas, Ph. D., P.E. Professor and Eminent Scholar in Systems Engineering Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering & Engineering Management The[...]
Apr 9 – Apr 11 all-day Falvey Hall, MICA Brown Center
A new generation of designers is emerging committed to applying their creative talents to address the wicked social and environmental challenges of our time. But what are the professional pathways for designers pursuing careers in design for[...]

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