Hungry in Hungary

I’ve arrived in Budapest (on the Pest side) and taken a picture out of the window. That’s all so far but I’m looking forward to mapping out some of the necessary places I need to go and some of the less-than-necessary but culturally-valuable (read: food) places I think I should go. Here is the first … Continue reading Hungry in Hungary

NetSci 2011 in Budapest

NetSci 2011 is nearly here and this year’s conference will be held in Budapest, Hungary from June 6th to 11th (or thereabouts). The conference is an interesting and important one because of the calibre of the scientists involved - certainly most of the big guns will be there. Considering the most recent release in Nature on the “Controllability … Continue reading NetSci 2011 in Budapest

A new paper in PNAS: Mitigation of malicious attacks on networks

Mitigation of malicious attacks on networks I have wanted to write something like this paper for a few years now, and I think this is a particularly timely piece. In the face of Internet kill switches, and subsequent to multiple large failures in power grids, the international group of authors describe the ‘onion’ topology (TOR … Continue reading A new paper in PNAS: Mitigation of malicious attacks on networks