Prof. Frank Schweitzer

fschweitzer@ethz.ch

+41 44 632 83 50

Prof. Frank Schweitzer
Chair of Systems Design
WEV G 211
Weinbergstrasse 56/58
8092 Zurich
SWITZERLAND

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Publications in

The Rise and Fall of R&D Networks

[2016]
Tomasello, Mario Vincenzo; Napoletano, Mauro; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

ICC - Industrial and Corporate Change (submitted). Preprint available at SSRN and ArXiv

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Value of peripheral nodes in controlling multilayer scale-free networks

[2016]
Zhang, Yan; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

Physical Review E, pages: 012309, volume: 93

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A model of dynamic rewiring and knowledge exchange in R&D networks

[2015]
Tomasello, Mario Vincenzo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

Advances in Complex Systems (submitted). Available at ArXiv.

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The network structure of city-firm relations

[2015]
Garas, Antonios; Rozenblat, C'eline; Schweitzer, Frank

arXiv:1512.02859

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The spatial component of R&D networks

[2015]
Scholl, Tobias; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

arXiv:1509.08291

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The effect of R&D collaborations on firms' technological positions

[2015]
Tomasello, Mario Vincenzo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the 10th International Forum IFKAD 2015

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Quantifying knowledge exchange in R&D networks: A data-driven model

[2015]
Tomasello, Mario Vincenzo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

Journal of Evolutionary Economics (submitted). Available at SSRN and ArXiv.

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From Aristotle to Ringelmann: A large-scale analysis of team productivity and coordination in Open Source Software projects

[2015]
Scholtes, Ingo; Mavrodiev, Pavlin; Schweitzer, Frank

Empirical Software Engineering, pages: 1-42

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Tumor Invasion Optimization by Mesenchymal-Amoeboid Heterogeneity

[2015]
Hecht, Inbal; Bar - El, Yasmin; Balmer, Frederic; Natan, Sari; Tsarfaty, Ilan; Schweitzer, Frank; Ben - Jacob, Eshel

Scientific Reports, pages: 10622, volume: 5

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The Network of Counterparty Risk: Analysing Correlations in OTC Derivatives

[2015]
Nanumyan, Vahan; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

PLOS ONE, pages: e0136638, volume: 10

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The language-dependent relationship between word happiness and frequency

[2015]
Garcia, David; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, pages: 201502909, volume: 112, number: 23

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Systemic risk in multiplex networks with asymmetric coupling and threshold feedback

[2015]
Burkholz, Rebekka; Leduc, Matt; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

Physica D

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Emotions and Activity Profiles of Influential Users in Product Reviews Communities

[2015]
Tanase, Dorian; Garcia, David; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

Frontiers in Physics, volume: 3, number: 87

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Neighborhood Approximations for Non-Linear Voter Models

[2015]
Schweitzer, Frank; Behera, Laxmidhar

Entropy, pages: 7658-7679, volume: 17

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Social signals and algorithmic trading of Bitcoin

[2015]
Garcia, David; Schweitzer, Frank

Royal Society Open Science, volume: 2, number: 150288

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An ensemble perspective on multi-layer networks

[2015]
Wider, Nicolas; Garas, Antonios; Scholtes, Ingo; Schweitzer, Frank

arXiv:1507.00169

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Ideological and Temporal Components of Network Polarization in Online Political Participatory Media

[2015]
Garcia, David; Abisheva, Adiya; Schweighofer, Simon; Serdult, Uwe; Schweitzer, Frank

Policy and Internet, pages: 46-79, volume: 7, number: 1

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Sentiment cascades in the 15M movement

[2015]
Alvarez, Raquel; Garcia, David; Moreno, Yamir; Schweitzer, Frank

EPJ Data Science, volume: 4, number: 6

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How Damage Diversification Can Reduce Systemic Risk

[2015]
Burkholz, Rebekka; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

ETH Risk Center WP series, arXiv:1503.00925v1

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Communication In Innovation Communities: An Analysis Of 100 Open Source Software Projects

[2014]
Geipel, Markus Michael; Press, Kerstin; Schweitzer, Frank

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 1550006, volume: 17, number: 07n08

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Dynamical coupling during collective animal motion

[2014]
Richardson, Tom O.; Perony, Nicolas; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Bousquet, Christophe A.H.; Manser, Marta B.; Schweitzer, Frank

Submitted. arXiv:1311.1417

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Quantifying the Impact of Leveraging and Diversification on Systemic Risk

[2014]
Tasca, Paolo; Mavrodiev, Pavlin; Schweitzer, Frank

Journal of Financial Stability, pages: 43-52, volume: 15, number: 0

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The Social Dimension of Information Ranking: A Discussion of Research Challenges and Approaches

[2014]
Scholtes, Ingo; Pfitzner, Rene; Schweitzer, Frank

Socioinformatics - The Social Impact of Interactions between Humans and IT

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Predicting Scientific Success Based on Coauthorship Networks

[2014]
Sarigol, Emre; Pfitzner, Rene; Scholtes, Ingo; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

EPJ Data Science, pages: 9, volume: 3

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Online Privacy as a Collective Phenomenon

[2014]
Sarigol, Emre; Garcia, David; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the 2nd Conference on Online Social Networks 2014, pages: 95-105

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Modeling collective emotions in online social systems

[2014]
Garcia, David; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

Collective Emotions

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Innovator Networks

[2014]
Tomasello, Mario Vincenzo; Mueller, Moritz; Schweitzer, Frank

Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining

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How do OSS projects change in number and size? A large-scale analysis to test a model of project growth

[2014]
Schweitzer, Frank; Nanumyan, Vahan; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Xia, Xi

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 1550008, volume: 17, number: 07n08

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Automated Software Remodularization Based on Move Refactoring

[2014]
Zanetti, Marcelo Serrano; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Scholtes, Ingo; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Modularity 2014, pages: 73-84

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Dissonance minimization as a microfoundation of social influence in models of opinion formation

[2014]
Groeber, Patrick; Lorenz, Jan; Schweitzer, Frank

The Journal of Mathematical Sociology, pages: 147-174, volume: 38, number: 3

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Editorial: Scientific networks and success in science

[2014]
Schweitzer, Frank

EPJ Data Science, volume: 3, number: 35

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The Role of Endogenous and Exogenous Mechanisms in the Formation of R&D Networks

[2014]
Tomasello, Mario Vincenzo; Perra, Nicola; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Karsai, M'arton; Schweitzer, Frank

Scientific Reports, pages: 5679, volume: 4

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Causality-driven slow-down and speed-up of diffusion in non-Markovian temporal networks

[2014]
Scholtes, Ingo; Wider, Nicolas; Pfitzner, Rene; Garas, Antonios; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

Nature Communications, pages: 5024, volume: 5

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Selection rules in alliance formation: Strategic decisions or abundance of choice?

[2014]
Garas, Antonios; Tomasello, Mario Vincenzo; Schweitzer, Frank

arXiv:1403.3298

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How can social herding enhance cooperation?

[2013]
Schweitzer, Frank; Mavrodiev, Pavlin; Tessone, Claudio Juan

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 1350017-1-1350017-22, volume: 16

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Enhancing consensus under opinion bias by means of hierarchical decision making

[2013]
Perony, Nicolas; Pfitzner, Rene; Scholtes, Ingo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 1350020, volume: 16

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Social resilience in online communities: The autopsy of Friendster

[2013]
Garcia, David; Mavrodiev, Pavlin; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the 1st ACM Conference in Online Social Networks (COSN'13), pages: 39-50

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The Role of Emotions in Contributors Activity: A Case Study of the Gentoo Community

[2013]
Garcia, David; Zanetti, Marcelo Serrano; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the International Conference on Social Computing and Its Applications, pages: 410-417

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How big is too big? Critical shocks for systemic failure cascades

[2013]
Tessone, Claudio Juan; Garas, Antonios; Guerra, Beniamino; Schweitzer, Frank

Journal of Statistical Physics, pages: 765-783, volume: 151, number: 3

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Categorizing bugs with social networks: A case study on four open source software communities

[2013]
Zanetti, Marcelo Serrano; Scholtes, Ingo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Engineering, pages: 1032-1041

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The rise and fall of a central contributor: Dynamics of social organization and performance in the Gentoo community

[2013]
Zanetti, Marcelo Serrano; Scholtes, Ingo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Cooperative and Human Aspects of Software Engineering, pages: 49-56

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Redistribution spurs growth by using a portfolio effect on risky human capital

[2013]
Lorenz, Jan; Paetzel, Fabian; Schweitzer, Frank

PLOS ONE, pages: e54904, volume: 8, number: 2

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Quantifying the effects of social influence

[2013]
Mavrodiev, Pavlin; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

Scientific Reports, volume: 3, number: 1360

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Betweenness preference: Quantifying correlations in the topological dynamics of temporal networks

[2013]
Pfitzner, Rene; Scholtes, Ingo; Garas, Antonios; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

Physical Review Letters, pages: 198701, volume: 110, number: 19

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Diversity-induced resonance in the response to social norms

[2013]
Tessone, Claudio Juan; Sanchez, Anxo; Schweitzer, Frank

Physical Review E, pages: 022803, volume: 87

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The Link between Dependency and Cochange: Empirical Evidence

[2012]
Geipel, Markus Michael; Schweitzer, Frank

IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, pages: 1432-1444, volume: 38, number: 6

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"Take me to your leader!": Inferring leadership in animal groups on the move

[2012]
Perony, Nicolas; Richardson, Thomas R.; Manser, Marta B.; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems (Artificial Life 13)

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A k-shell decomposition method for weighted networks

[2012]
Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank; Havlin, Shlomo

New Journal of Physics, pages: 083030, volume: 14, number: 8

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Emotional divergence influences information spreading in Twitter

[2012]
Pfitzner, Rene; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

Sixth International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, pages: 2-- 5

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Effects of social influence on the wisdom of crowds

[2012]
Mavrodiev, Pavlin; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the conference on Collective Intelligence 2012

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The efficiency and stability of R&D networks

[2012]
Koenig, Michael D; Battiston, Stefano; Napoletano, Mauro; Schweitzer, Frank

Games and Economic Behavior, pages: 694-713, volume: 75, number: 2

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Optimal migration promotes the outbreak of cooperation in heterogeneous populations

[2012]
Schweitzer, Frank; Behera, Laxmidhar

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 1250059, volume: 15, number: supp01

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A tunable mechanism for identifying trusted nodes in large scale distributed networks

[2012]
Chandra, Joydeep; Scholtes, Ingo; Ganguly, Niloy; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of 11th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom 2012)

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Political polarization and popularity in online participatory media : An integrated approach

[2012]
Garcia, David; Mendez, Fernando; Serdult, Uwe; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the Proceedings of the first edition workshop on Politics, elections and data - PLEAD '12

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A quantitative study of social organisation in open source software communities

[2012]
Zanetti, Marcelo Serrano; Sarigol, Emre; Scholtes, Ingo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

In Proceedings of the 2012 Imperial College Computing Student Workshop

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Hierarchical consensus formation reduces the influence of opinion bias

[2012]
Perony, Nicolas; Pfitzner, Rene; Scholtes, Ingo; Schweitzer, Frank; Tessone, Claudio Juan

In ECMS 2012 - Proceedings of the 26th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation

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Time-explicit graphs: A framework for dynamic network analysis

[2012]
Pfitzner, Rene; Scholtes, Ingo; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

Extended Poster Abstract at Summer School "Modeling and Analysis of Novel Mechanisms in Future Internet Applications", Würzburg

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Editorial

[2012]
Schweitzer, Frank; Vespignani, Alessandro

EPJ Data Science, pages: 1, volume: 1, number: 1

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A network perspective on software modularity

[2012]
Zanetti, Marcelo Serrano; Schweitzer, Frank

Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS) Workshops 2012

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How random is social behaviour? Disentangling social complexity through the study of a wild house mouse population

[2012]
Perony, Nicolas; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Koenig, Barbara; Schweitzer, Frank

PLOS Computational Biology, pages: e1002786, volume: 8, number: 11

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Positive words carry less information than negative words

[2012]
Garcia, David; Garas, Antonios; Schweitzer, Frank

EPJ Data Science, pages: 3, volume: 1

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Emotional persistence in online chatting communities

[2012]
Garas, Antonios; Garcia, David; Skowron, Marcin; Schweitzer, Frank

Scientific Reports, pages: 402, volume: 2

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Modeling online collective emotions

[2012]
Garcia, David; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the 2012 workshop on Data-driven user behavioral modelling and mining from social media-DUBMMSM '12, CIKM2012

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Moving recommender systems from on-line commerce to retail stores

[2012]
Walter, Frank Edward; Battiston, Stefano; Yildirim, Mahir; Schweitzer, Frank

Information Systems and e-Business Management, pages: 367-- 393, volume: 10, number: 3

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Agent-based simulations of emotion spreading in online social networks

[2012]
Suvakov, Milovan; Garcia, David; Schweitzer, Frank; Tadic, Bosiljka

(Submitted in May 2012), pages: 21

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Editorial: Agents and multi-agent systems

[2011]
Schweitzer, Frank; Taylor, Matthew E.

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: iii-- iv, volume: 14, number: 2

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Agent-based modeling of intracellular transport

[2011]
Birbaumer, Mirko; Schweitzer, Frank

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 245-- 255, volume: 82, number: 3

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Testing an agent-based model of bacterial cell motility: How nutrient concentration affects speed distribution

[2011]
Garcia, Victor; Birbaumer, Mirko; Schweitzer, Frank

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 235-- 244, volume: 82, number: 3-4

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Emotions in product reviews – empirics and models

[2011]
Garcia, David; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of 2011 IEEE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk, and Trust, and IEEE International Conference on Social Computing, PASSAT/SocialCom, pages: 483--488

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Recombinant knowledge and the evolution of innovation networks

[2011]
Koenig, Michael D; Battiston, Stefano; Napoletano, Mauro; Schweitzer, Frank

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, pages: 145–164, volume: 79, number: 3

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Sustainable growth in complex networks

[2011]
Tessone, Claudio Juan; Geipel, Markus Michael; Schweitzer, Frank

Europhysics Letters, pages: 58005, volume: 96, number: 5

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Bats are able to maintain long-term social relationships despite the high fission-fusion dynamics of their groups.

[2011]
Kerth, Gerald; Perony, Nicolas; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, pages: 2761-2767, volume: 278, number: 1719

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Reply to Farrell: Improved individual estimation success can imply collective tunnel vision

[2011]
Rauhut, Heiko; Lorenz, Jan; Schweitzer, Frank; Helbing, Dirk

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), pages: E626, volume: 108, number: 36

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How social influence can undermine the wisdom of crowd effect

[2011]
Lorenz, Jan; Rauhut, Heiko; Schweitzer, Frank; Helbing, Dirk

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), pages: 9020-- 9025, volume: 108, number: 22

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Sind die Physiker schuld an der Finanzkrise?

[2011]
Schweitzer, Frank

Physik Journal, pages: 3, volume: 10, number: 4

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Sozio- und Ökonophysik sind etablierte Forschungsfelder

[2010]
Schweitzer, Frank

Physik in unserer Zeit, pages: 3, volume: 6, number: 41

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An agent-based model of collective emotions in online communities

[2010]
Schweitzer, Frank; Garcia, David

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 533-- 545, volume: 77, number: 4

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Power law signature of media exposure in human response waiting time distributions

[2010]
Crane, Riley; Schweitzer, Frank; Sornette, Didier

Physical Review E, pages: 1-- 6, volume: 81, number: 5

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A stochastic model of social interaction in wild house mice

[2010]
Perony, Nicolas; Koenig, Barbara; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the European Conference on Complex Systems 2010

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Editorial: Complex networks

[2009]
Scalas, Enrico; Schweitzer, Frank

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 1, volume: 12, number: 01

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How groups can foster consensus: The case of local cultures

[2009]
Groeber, Patrick; Schweitzer, Frank; Press, Kerstin

Journal of Aritifical Societies and Social Simulation, pages: 1-- 22, volume: 12, number: 2

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Economic Networks: What do we know and What do we need to know?

[2009]
Schweitzer, Frank; Fagiolo, Giorgio; Sornette, Didier; Vega - Redondo, Fernando; White, Douglas R.

Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 407-- 422, volume: 12, number: 04

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Nonlinear voter models: The transition from invasion to coexistence

[2009]
Schweitzer, Frank; Behera, Laxmidhar

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 301-- 318, volume: 67, number: 3

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Economic networks: The new challenges

[2009]
Schweitzer, Frank; Fagiolo, Giorgio; Sornette, Didier; Vega - Redondo, Fernando; Vespignani, Alessandro; White, Douglas R.

Science (New York, N.Y.), pages: 422-- 425, volume: 325, number: 5939

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Microeconomic agent model of innovation networks

[2009]
Konig, Michael D; Battiston, Stefano; Schweitzer, Frank

Innovation networks: new approaches in modelling and analyzing

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Modeling evolving innovation networks

[2009]
Koenig, Michael D; Battiston, Stefano; Schweitzer, Frank

Innovation Networks . New Approaches in Modelling and Analyzing

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Software change dynamics: Evidence from 35 Java projects

[2009]
Geipel, Markus Michael; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the the 7th joint meeting of the European software engineering conference and the ACM SIGSOFT symposium on The foundations of software engineering

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Editorial: The complex systems section of EPJ B

[2009]
Schweitzer, Frank

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 269-- 270, volume: 67, number: 3

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Personalised and Dynamic Trust in Social Networks

[2009]
Walter, Frank Edward; Battiston, Stefano; Schweitzer, Frank

Proceedings of the third ACM conference on Recommender systems, pages: 197-- 204

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Systemic risk in a unifying framework for cascading processes on networks

[2009]
Lorenz, Jan; Battiston, Stefano; Schweitzer, Frank

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 441-- 460, volume: 71, number: 4

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A complementary view on the growth of directory trees

[2009]
Geipel, Markus Michael; Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 641-- 648, volume: 71, number: 4

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Editorial: Risk, markets, games, and networks

[2009]
Schweitzer, Frank; Battiston, Stefano; Tessone, Claudio Juan

The European Physical Journal B, pages: 439-- 440, volume: 71, number: 4

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On Algebraic Graph Theory and the Dynamics of Innovation Networks

[2008]
Koenig, Michael D; Battiston, Stefano; Napoletano, Mauro; Schweitzer, Frank

Networks and Heterogeneous Media, pages: 201-- 219, volume: 3, number: 2

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A Model of a Trust-based Recommendation System in a Social Network

[2008]
Walter, Frank Edward; Battiston, Stefano; Schweitzer, Frank

JAAMAS, pages: 57-- 74, volume: 16, number: 1

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Slower is faster: Fostering consensus formation by heterogeneous interia

[2008]
Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

ACS - Advances in Complex Systems, pages: 551-563, volume: 11, number: 4

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Efficiency and stability of dynamic innovation networks

[2008]
Koenig, Michael D; Battiston, Stefano; Napoletano, Mauro; Schweitzer, Frank

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization

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Risk-seeking versus risk-avoiding investments in noisy periodic environments

[2008]
Navarro - Barrientos, Jesus Emeterio; Walter, Frank Edward; Schweitzer, Frank

International Journal of Modern Physics C, pages: 971-- 994, volume: 19, number: 6

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Investments in random environments

[2008]
Navarro - Barrientos, Jesus Emeterio; Cantero, Ruben; Rodrigues, Joao F.; Schweitzer, Frank

Physica A, pages: 2035-- 2046, volume: 387, number: 8-9

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The epidemics of donations: Logistic growth and power-laws.

[2008]
Schweitzer, Frank; Mach, Robert

PLOS ONE, pages: e1458, volume: 3, number: 1

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Decelerating microdynamics can accelerate macrodynamics in the voter model

[2008]
Tessone, Claudio Juan; Schweitzer, Frank

Physical Review Letters, pages: 1-- 4, volume: 101, number: 1

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