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Artime, Oriol, Marco Grassia, Manlio De Domenico, James P. Gleeson, Hernán A. Makse, Giuseppe Mangioni, Matjaž Perc, and Filippo Radicchi. “Robustness and resilience of complex networks.” Nature Reviews Physics (2024): 1-18. GitHub,


Avila, B., Serafino, M., Augusto, P., Zimmer, M., & Makse, H. A. (2024). Fibration symmetries and cluster synchronization in the Caenorhabditis elegans connectomePlos one19(4), e0297669.



Serafino, M., Zhou, Z., Andrade Jr, J. S., Bovet, A., & Makse, H. A. (2023). The Role of the IRA in Twitter during the 2016 US Presidential Election: Unveiling Amplification and Influence of Suspended AccountsarXiv preprint arXiv:2307.15365.


del Pozo, S. M., Pinto, S., Serafino, M., Moss, F., Cicchini, T., Makse, H. A., & Balenzuela, P. (2023). The hidden dimension of information diffusion: A latent space representation of Social Media News Sharing behavior. arXiv preprint arXiv:2311.10837.


S. M. del Pozo, S. Pinto, M. Sera no, L. Garcia, H. A. Makse, P. Balenzuela, Biased news sharing and partisan polarization on social media, submitted to Sci. Rep. (2023).


A. Nazerian, D. Phillips, H. A. Makse, F. Sorrentino, Single-integrator consensus dynamics over minimally reactive networks, IEEE Control Systems Letters 7, 2437-2442 (2023).


Baule, Adrian, Esma Kurban, Kuang Liu, and Hernán A. Makse. “Machine learning approaches for the optimization of packing densities in granular matter.” Soft Matter (Sept. 2023).


Barabási, Dániel L., Ginestra Bianconi, Ed Bullmore, Mark Burgess, SueYeon Chung, Tina Eliassi-Rad, Dileep George et al. “Neuroscience needs Network Science.” Journal of Neuroscience 43, no. 34 (2023): 5989-5995.


Flamino, James, Alessandro Galeazzi, Stuart Feldman, Michael W. Macy, Brendan Cross, Zhenkun Zhou, Matteo Serafino, Alexandre Bovet, Hernán A. Makse, and Boleslaw K. Szymanski. Political polarization of news media and influencers on Twitter in the 2016 and 2020 US presidential elections. Nature Human Behaviour (2023): 1-13. [OSF: 1, 2, 3, 4] [Github: 1, 2, 3] [SI]


Pasquini, L., Tao, A., Del Ferraro, G., Jenabi, M., Peck, K. K., Napolitano, A., Fahy, T. A., Brennan, C., Moss, N. S., Tabar, V., Makse, H., & Holodny, A. I. Association of Lack of Speech Arrest During Cortical Stimulation With Interhemispheric Reorganization of the Functional Language Network in Patients With Brain Tumors, American Journal of Roentgenology, Neuroradiology/Head and Neck Imaging. (2023).


L. Pasquini, K. K. Peck, A. Tao, G. Del Ferraro, D.  D. Correa, M. Jenabi, E. Kobylarz, Z. Zhang, C. Brennan, V. Tabar, H. A. Makse, A. I. Holodny, Longitudinal evaluation of brain plasticity in low-grade gliomas: fMRI and graph-theory provide insights on language reorganization, Cancers 15, no. 3 (2023): 836



M. SerafinoH.S. MonteiroS. LuoS.D.S. ReisC. IgualA.S. Lima NetoM. TravizanoJ.S. Andrade Jr.H.A. Makse. Digital contact tracing and network theory to stop the spread of COVID-19 using big-data on human mobility geolocalization. PLOS Computational Biology 18, no.4 (2022)


H. S. Monteiro, I. Leifer, S. D. S. Reis, J. S. Andrade Jr., H. A. Makse. Fast algorithm to identify cluster synchrony through fibration symmetries in large information-processing networks. Chaos 32, 033120 (2022)


A. Nazerian, S. Panahi, I. Leifer, D. Phillips, H. A. Makse, F. Sorrentino. Matryoshka and Disjoint Cluster Synchronization of Networks. Chaos 32, 041101 (2022).


O. Sedes, H.A. Makse, B. Chakraborty, J.F. Morris. K-core analysis of shear-thickening suspensions. Phys. Rev. Fluids 7, 024304 (2022)


FG Operti, AA Moreira, A Gabrielli, H Makse, JS Andrade Jr. Dynamics of racial segregation and gentrification in New York City. Frontiers in Physics Volume 9, ISSN 2296-424X, (2022)


Leifer I, Phillips D, Sorrentino F, Makse HA. Symmetry-driven network reconstruction through pseudobalanced coloring optimization. Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment. 2022 Jul 15;2022(7):073403. OSF, GitHub


P. Boldi, I. Leifer, H. A. Makse. Quasifibrations of Graphs to Find Symmetries in Biological Networks. Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment 2022, no. 11 (2022): 113401. OSF, GitHub, arxiv.


A. Bovet and HA Makse. Centralities in Complex Networks. Chakraborty, B. (eds) Statistical and Nonlinear Physics. Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science Series. Springer, New York, NY. (2022)



D. Torres, W. R. Sena, H. A. Carmona, A. A. Moreira, H. A. Makse, J. S. Andrade Jr. Eye-tracking as a proxy for coherence and complexity of texts. PLOS ONE 16, No. 12 (2021): e0260236


J. Flamino, A. Galezzi, S. Feldman, M. W. Macy, B. Cross, Z. Zhou, M. Serafino, A. Bovet, H. A. Makse, B. K. Szymanski. Shifting Polatization and Twitter News Influencers between two U.S. Presidential Elections. (2021)


Q. Li, G. Del Ferraro, L. Pasquini, K. Peck, H. Makse, A. Holodny. Monolingual and bilingual language networks in healthy subjects using functional MRI and graph theory. Sci Rep 11, 10568 (2021). SI 1, SI 2.


Z Zhou, M Serafino, L Cohan, G Caldarelli, HA Makse. Why polls fail to predict elections. Journal of Big Data volume 8, Article number: 137 (2021)


L Hirsch, Y Huang, S Luo, C Rossi Saccarelli, R Lo Gullo, I Daimiel Naranjo, AGV Bitencourt, N Onishi, E Sook Ko, D Leithner, D Avendano, S Eskreis-Winkler, M Hughes, DF Martinez, K Pinker, K Juluru, AE El-Rowmeim, P Elnajjar, H Hricak, E A. Morris, HA Makse, LC Parra, EJ Sutton. Radiologist-level Performance by using deep learning for segmentation of breast cancers on MRI Scans. Radiology: Artificial Intelligence Volume 4 No.1 (2021): e200231


I. Leifer, M. Sanchez-Perez, C. Ishida, H.A. Makse. Predicting synchronized gene coexpression patterns from fibration symmetries in gene regulatory networks in bacteria. BMC Bioinformatics volume 22, Article number: 363 (2021). OSF, GitHub



R. Bomfim, S. Pei, J. Shaman, T. Yamana, H.A. Makse, J.S. Andrade Jr, A.S. Lima Neto and V. Furtado. Predicting dengue outbreaks at neighbourhood level using human mobility in urban areas. J. R. Soc. Interface 17: 20200691 (2020).


I. Leifer, F. Morone, S.D.S. Reis, J.S. Andrade Jr, M. Sigman, H.A. Makse. Circuits with broken fibration symmetries perform core logic computations in biological networks. PLoS Comput Biol 16(6): e1007776. (2020). SI. OSF, GitHub


F. Morone, I. Leifer, H.A. Makse. Fibration symmetries uncover the building blocks of biological networks Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA.  SI, Structure of all fibers SI. OSF, GitHub


S. Pei, J. Wang, F. Morone, H. A. Makse. Influencer identification in dynamical complex systems. Journal of Complex Networks, Volume 8, Issue 2, (2020)




Q. Li, J.W. Dong, G. Del Ferraro, N. Petrovich Brennan, K. K. Peck, V. Tabar, H. A. Makse and A. I. Holodny (2019) Functional Translocation of Broca’s Area in a Low-Grade Left Frontal Glioma: Graph Theory Reveals the Novel, Adaptive Network Connectivity. Front. Neurol. 10:702. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2019.00702


Q. Li, G. Del Ferraro, L. Pasquini, K. Peck, H. Makse, A. Holodny. Core language brain network for fMRI-language task used in clinical applications, Network Neurosci. 4, 134-154 (2020). SI


cover-francescaF. Arese Lucini, G. Del Ferraro, M. Sigman, H. A. Makse How the brain transitions from conscious to subliminal perception Neuroscience 411, 279 (2019).


A. Bovet, H. A. Makse. Influence of fake news in Twitter during the 2016 US Presidential election, Nature Comm. 10, article 7 (2019). Supplementary Data 1. SI. Featured in Science Magazine. See here for metrics.


IMG_378F87CAB574-1F. Morone, G. Del Ferraro, H. A. Makse. The k-core as a predictor of structural collapse in mutualistic ecosystemsNature Physics 15, 95–102  (2019). Supporting information


F. Morone, K. Burleson-Lesser, H. A. Vinutha, S. Sastry, H. A. Makse. The jamming transition is a k-core percolation transition, Physica A 516, 172-177 (2019).



S. Pei, F. Morone, F. Liljeros, H. Makse, J. L. Shaman. Influence and control of the nosocomial transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, eLife 7:e40977 (2018).


A. Babino, H. Makse, R. DiTella, M. SigmanMaintaining trust when agents can engage in self-deception, PNAS 115,  8728-8733 (2018). SI


G. Del Ferraro, A. Moreno, B. Min, F. Morone, Ú. Pérez-Ramírez, L. Pérez-Cervera, L. C. Parra, A. Holodny, S. Canals, H. A. Makse. Finding influential nodes for integration in brain networks using optimal percolation theory and supporting information, Nature Comm. 9, 2274 (2018).


A. Baule, F. Morone, H. J. Herrmann, H. A. Makse. Edwards statistical mechanics for jammed granular matter, Rev. Mod. Phys. 90, 015006 (2018).


E. A. Oliveira, V. Furtado, J. S. Andrade Jr., H. A. Makse. A worldwide model for boundaries of urban settlements, R. Soc. open sci. 5, 180468 (2018). SI


E. Kyeyune-Nyombi, F. Morone, W. Liu, S. Li, M. L. Gilchrist, H. A. Makse. High-resolution of particle contacts via fluorophore exclusion in deep-imaging of jammed colloidal packings, Physica A 490, 1387-1395 (2018).


H. P. M. Melo, S. D. S. Reis, A. A. Moreira, H. A. Makse, J. S. Andrade Jr. The price of a vote: diseconomy in proportional elections, PLoS One 13, 1-13 (2018).


A. Bovet, F. Morone, H. A. Makse. Validation of Twitter opinion trends with national polling aggregates: Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump, Scientific Report 8, 8673 (2018). SI



F. Morone, K. Roth, B. Min, H. E. Stanley, H. A. Makse. A model of brain activation predicts the neural collective influence map of the human brain, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci.  114, 3849-3854 (2017). SI


K. Burleson-Lesser, F. Morone, P. DeGuzman, L. C. Parra, H. A. Makse. Collective Behaviour in Video Viewing: A Thermodynamic Analysis of Gaze Position, PLoS ONE 12, e0168995 (2017). SI 1, SI 2, SI 3, SI 4, SI 5


S. Luo, F. Morone, C. Sarraute, M. Travizano, H. A. Makse. Inferring personal economic status from social network location, Nat. Comm. 8, 15227 (2017). [Supporting Information here; also see Research Highlights in Nature Human Behaviour]


W. Liu, S. Li, S. Chen, Y. Jin, H. A. Makse. Effect of friction on random adhesive loose packings of micron-sized particles, arXiv:1604.05150v2,  (2017).


W. Liu, Y. Jin,  S. Chen, H. A. Makse, S. Li. Equation of state for random sphere packings with arbitrary adhesion and friction, Soft Matter 13,  421-427 (2017).


S. Pei, X. Teng, J. Shaman, F. Morone, H. A. Makse. Efficient collective influence maximization in cascading processes with first-order transitions, Sci. Rep. 7, 45240 (2017).


K. Roth, F. Morone, B. Min, H. A. Makse. Emergence of robustness in network of networks, Phys. Rev. E 95, 062308 (2017).


S. Pei, F. Morone, H. A. Makse. Theories for influencer identification in complex networks, in Complex Spreading Phenomena in Social Systems, edited by Sune Lehmann and Yong-Yeol Ahn (Springer Nature, 2017).



B. Min, F. Morone, H. A. Makse. Searching for influencers in big-data complex networks, Diffusive Spreading in Nature, Technology and Society, A. Bunde, J. Caro, J. Karger, G. Vogl (Edts), (Springer Verlag, 2016).



F. Morone, B. Min, L. Bo, R. Mari, H. A. Makse. Collective Influence Algorithm to find influencers via optimal percolation in massively large social media, Sci. Rep. 6, 30062 (2016).



S. Chena, S. Li, W. Liu, H. A. Makse. Effect of long-range repulsive Coulomb interactions on packing structure of adhesive particles, Soft Matter 12, 1836-1846 (2015).


B. Min, F. Liljeros, H. A. Makse. Finding influential spreaders from human activity beyond network location, PLoS ONE 10(8), e0136831 (2015).


W. Liu, S. Li, A. Baule, H. A. Makse. Adhesive loose packings of small dry particles, Soft Matter 11, 6492-6498 (2015).


F. Morone, H. A. Makse. Influence maximization in complex networks through optimal percolation, Nature 524, 65–68 (2015). [News and Views ][SI] [Software]


D. L. Johnson, Y. Hu, H. A. Makse. The density of states of granular media in the presence of dampingPhys. Rev. E 91,062208 (2015).


S. Pei, L. Muchnik, S. Tang, Z. Zheng, H. A. Makse. Exploring the complex pattern of information spreading in online blog communitiesPLoS ONE 10(5) e0126894 (2015).


M. Ramos, J. Shao, S. D. S. Reis, C. Anteneodo, J. S. Andrade, Jr, S. Havlin, H. A. Makse. How does public opinion become extreme? Sci. Rep. 5, 10032; doi: 10.1038/srep10032 (2015).



cover_brain_network_of_networks_makseS. D. S. Reis, Y. Hu, A. Babino, J. S. Andrade Jr., S. Canals, M. Sigman, H. A. Makse. Avoiding catastrophic failure in correlated networks of networks, Nature Phys. 10, 762-767 (2014). [News & Views][SI]


Y. Hu, D. L. Johnson, J. J. Valenza, F. Santibanez, H. A. Makse. Stress-dependent normal mode frequencies from the effective mass of granular matter, Phys. Rev. E 89, 062202 (2014).


Y. Hu, H. A. Makse, J. J. Valenza, D. L. Johnson. Frequency-dependent attenuation and elasticity in unconsolidated earth materials: effect of damping, Geophysics 79, L41-L49 (2014).


Y. Hu, S. Havlin, H. A. Makse. Conditions for viral influence spreading through multiplex correlated social networks, Phys. Rev. X 4, 021031 (2014).


H. P. M. Melo, A. A. Moreira, E. Batista, H. A. Makse, J. S. Andrade Jr. Statistical Signs of Social Influence on Suicides, Sci. Rep. 4, 6239 (2014).


B. A. Klumov, Y. Jin, H. A. Makse. Structural properties of dense hard sphere packings, J. Phys. Chem. B 118, 10761-10766 (2014).


L. Bo, R. Mari, C. Song, H. A. Makse. Cavity method for force transmission in jammed disordered packings of hard particles, Soft Matter 10, 7379-7392 (2014). [Data]


S. Pei, L. Muchnik, J. S. Andrade, Jr., Z. Zheng, H. A. Makse, Searching for superspreaders of information in real-world social media, Sci. Rep. 4, 5547 (2014). DOI: 10.1038/srep05547 [Data1][Data2]


Y. Jin, J. Puckett, H. A. Makse, A statistical model of correlations in random packings of hard particles, Phys. Rev. E 89, 052207 (2014). [Data]


E. A. Oliveira, J. S. de Andrade, H. A. Makse. Large cities are less green, Sci. Rep. 4, 4235 (2014). [Data]




L. Portal, M. Danisch, A. Baule, R. Mari, H. A. Makse. Calculation of the Voronoi boundary for lens-shaped particles and spherocylinders, J. Stat. Mech. P11009 (2013). [Data]


S. Pei, H. A. Makse, Spreading dynamics in complex networks, J. Stat. Mech. P12002 (2013). [Data]


L. Muchnik, S. Pei, L. C. Parra, S. D. S. Reis, J. S. Andrade Jr, S. Havlin, H. A. Makse, Origins of power-law degree distribution in the heterogeneity of human activity in social networks, Sci. Rep. 3 1783 (2013). [Data]


L. K. Gallos, F. Q. Potiguar, J. S. Andrade Jr., H. A. Makse, IMDB Network Revisited: Unveiling Fractal and Modular Properties from a Typical Small-World Network, PLoS ONE 8(6), e66443 (2013). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0066443


A. Baule, R. Mari, L. Bo. L. Portal, H. A. Makse, Mean-field theory for random close packings of axisymmetric particles, Nature Communications 4 , 2194 (2013). [Suppl. Mat.] [Code]


Y. Jin, D. Turaev, T. Weinmaier, T. Rattei, H. A. Makse, The evolutionary dynamics of protein-protein interaction networks inferred from the reconstruction of ancient networks, Plos One 8(3): e58134. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058134 (2013). [Suppl. Mat.] [Data]



L.K. Gallos, P. Barttfeld, S. Havlin, M Sigman, H. A. Makse, Collective behavior in the spatial spreading of obesity, Sci. Rep. 2, 454 (2012). [Data]


L. K. Gallos, S. Havlin, F. Liljeros, H. A. Makse, How people interact in evolving online affiliation networks, Phys. Rev. X 2,031014 (2012). [Data]


D. Rybski, S. V. Buldyrev, S. Havlin, F. Liljeros, H. A. Makse, Communication activity in a social network: relation between long-term correlations and inter-event clustering, Sci. Rep. 2, 560 (2012). [Data]


L. K. Gallos, M. Sigman, H. A. Makse, The conundrum of functional brain networks: small-world efficiency or fractal modularity, Front. Physio. 3:, 123 (2012).


L. K. Gallos, H. A. Makse, M. Sigman, A small world of weak ties provides optimal global integration of self-similar modules in functional brain networks, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 109, 2825 (2012). [Data] [Code]



H. D. Rozenfeld, D. Rybski, X. Gabaix, H. A. Makse, The area and population of cities: New insights from a different perspective on cities, American Economic Review 101, 560 (2011). [Data]


D. Rybski, S. V. Buldyrev, S. Havlin, F. Liljeros, H. A. Makse, Communication activity in social networks: growth and correlations, Eur. Phys. J.-B 84, 147-159 (2011). [Data]




homecoverM. Kitsak, L. K. Gallos, S. Havlin, F. Liljeros, L. Muchnik, H. Eugene Stanley, H. A. Makse, Identification of influential spreaders in complex networks, Nat. Phys. 6, 888 (2010). [Data]


V. Galvao, Jose G. V. Miranda, R. F. S. Andrade, J. S. Andrade Jr., L. K. Gallos, H. A Makse, Modularity map of the network of human cell differentiation, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 107, 5750 (2010). [Data] [Supp Data1 ] [Supp Data2] [PNAS] [Cell types]


L. La Ragione, V. Magnanimo, J. T. Jenkins, H. A. Makse, Irreversible incremental behavior in a granular material, arXiv:1001.5466 (2010).


Y. Jin and H. A. Makse, A first-order phase transition defines the random close packing of hard spheres, Physica A 389, 5362(2010). [Data]


K. Wang, C. Song, P. Wang, H. A. Makse, Angoricity and compactivity describe the jamming transition in soft particulate matterEurophys. Lett, 91, 68001 (2010). [Data]


M. Danisch, Y. Jin, and H. A. Makse, Model of random packings of different size balls, Phys. Rev. E 81, 051303 (2010). [Data]


H. D. Rozenfeld, L. K. Gallos, and H. A. Makse, Explosive percolation in the human protein homology network, Eur. Phys. J. B 75, 305 (2010).


H. D. Rozenfeld, C. Song and H. A. Makse, Small-World to Fractal Transition in Complex Networks: A Renormalization Group Approach,Phys. Rev. Lett 104, 025701 (2010).


C. Song, P. Wang, Y. Jin, H. A. Makse, Jamming I: A volume function for jammed matter, Physica A 389, 4497 (2010).


P. Wang, C. Song, Y. Jin, H. A. Makse, Jamming II: Edwards statistical mechanics of random packings of hard spheres, Physica A 390, 427(2010).


C. Briscoe, C. Song, P. Wang, H. A. Makse, Jamming III: Characterizing randomness via the entropy of jammed matter, Physica A 389, 3978 (2010).


S. Meyer, C. Song, Y. Jin, H. A. Makse, Jamming in two-dimensional packings, Physica A 389, 5137 (2010).


P. Wang, C. Song, Y. Jin, H. A. Makse, Distribution of volumes and coordination number in jammed matter: mesoscopic ensemble, J. Stat. Mech., P12005 (2010).


P. Wang, C. Song, C. Briscoe, K. Wang, H. A. Makse, From force distribution to average coordination number in frictional granular matterPhysica A 389, 3972 (2010).



D. Rybski, S. Buldyrev, S. Havlin, F. Liljeros, and H. A. Makse, Scaling laws of human interaction activity, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 106, 12620 (2009). [Supp. Mat.]


S. Carmi, S. Havlin, C. Song, K. Wang, H. A. Makse, An energy landscape network approach to the glass transition, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 42, 105101 (2009).


H. D. Rozenfeld, and H. A. Makse, Fractality and the percolation transition in complex networks, Chem. Eng. Sc. 64, 4572 (2009).


C. J. Hsu, D. L. Johnson, J. Valenza, R. Ingale, N. Gland, and H. A. Makse, Dynamic effective mass of granular media and the attenuation of structure borne sound, Phys. Rev. E 80, 051304 (2009).



H. D. Rozenfeld, D. Rybski, J. S. Andrade Jr., M. Batty, H. E. Stanley, and H. A. Makse, Laws of population growth, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci 105, 18702 (2008). [Supp. Mat.]


C. J. Hsu, D. L. Johnson, J. Valenza, R. Ingale, N. Gland, and H. A. Makse, Dynamic Effective Mass of Granular Media, Phys. Rev. Lett 102, 058001 (2008).


C. Briscoe, C. Song, P. Wang, H. A. Makse, Entropy of Jammed Matter, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 188001 (2008). [Data and Code]


L. K. Gallos, C. Song, and H. A. Makse, Scaling of Degree Correlations and Its Influence on Diffusion in Scale Free Networks, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 248701 (2008). [Data and Code]


H. D. Rozenfeld, L. K. Gallos, C. Song, H. A. Makse, Fractal and Transfractal Scale-Free Networks, Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science, R. A. Meyers, (Springer, 2008)



V. Magnanimo, L. La Ragione, J. T. Jenkins, P. Wang, and H. A. Makse, Characterizing the shear and bulk moduli of an idealized granular material, Europhys. Lett. 81, 34006 (2008).


C. Song, P. Wang, H. A. Makse, A phase diagram for jammed matter, Nature 453, 629 (2008). [SI] [Data and Code]



L. K. Gallos, C. Song, S. Havlin, H. A. Makse, Scaling theory of transport in complex biological network, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci 104, 7746 (2007).


J. Brujic, C. Song, P. Wang, C. Briscoe, G. Marty, and H. A. Makse, Measuring the Coordination Number and Entropy of a 3D Jammed Emulsion Packing by Confocal Microscopy, Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 248001 (2007).


C. Song, L. K. Gallos, S. Havlin, H. A. Makse, How to calculate the fractal dimension of a complex network- the box covering algorithm, J. Stat. Mech. , P03006 (2007). [Data and Code]



coverP. Wang, C. Song, and H. A. Makse, Dynamic particle tracking reveals the ageing temperature of a colloidal glass, Nat. Phys. 2, 526 (2006). [Data and Code]


C. Song, S. Havlin, and H. A. Makse, Origins of fractality in the growth of complex networks, Nat. Phys. 2, 275 (2006). [Code]


N. Gland, P. Wang, and H. A. Makse, Numerical study of the stress response of two-dimensional dense granular packings, Eur. Phys. J.-E 20, 179 (2006).


F. Potiguar and H. A. Makse, Effective temperature and jamming transition in dense, gently sheared granular assemblies, Eur. Phys. J.-E 19, 171 (2006).



C. Song, P.Wang, and H. A. Makse, Experimental measurement of an effective temperature for jammed granular materials, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci 102, 2299 (2005).


C. Song, S. Havlin and H. A. Makse, Self similarity complex of networks, Nature 433, 392 (2005). [Data and Code]


J. Brujic, P. Wang, D. Johnson, O. Sindt, and H. A. Makse, Granular Dynamics in Compaction and Stress Relaxation, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 128001 (2005).


H. Zhang and H. A. Makse, Jamming transition in emulsions and granular materials, Phys. Rev. E 72, 011301 (2005).


C. M. Song, P. Wang, F. Potiguar, H. A. Makse, Experimental and computational studies of jamming, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, S2770 (2005).



H. A. Makse, N. Gland, D. L. Johnson, and L. M. Schwartz, Granular packings-Nonlinear elasticity, sound propagation, and collective relaxation dynamics, Phys. Rev. E 70, 061302 (2004).


J. Jenkins, D. L. Johnson, L. La Ragione, and H. A. Makse, Fluctuations and the effective moduli of an isotropic, random aggregate of identical, frictionless spheres, J. Mech. and Phys. of Sol 53, 197 (2004).


H. A. Makse, J. Brujic, and S. F. Edwards, Statistical Mechanics of Jammed Matter, in “The Physics of Granular Media”, edited by H. Hinrichsen and D. E. Wolf (Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2004).


S. F. Edwards, J. Brujic, and H. A. Makse, A Basis for the Statistical Mechanics of Granular Systems, in “Unifying Concepts in Granular Media and Glasses“, edited by A. Coniglio, A. Fiero, H. J. Herrmann and M. Nicodemi (Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2004).


B. Jin, F. Xu, and H. A. Makse, Surface Shape of Two-Dimensional Granular Piles, J. Stat. Mech. 3, 1 (2004).



J. Brujic, S. F. Edwards, I. Hopkinson, and H. A. Makse, Measuring the distribution of inter droplet forces in a compressed emulsion system, Physica A 327, 201 (2003).


J. Brujic, S. F. Edwards, D. Grinev, I. Hopkinson, D. Brujic, and H. A. Makse, 3D Bulk measurements of the force distribution in a compressed emulsion systemFaraday Disc. 123, 207 (2003).




A. D. Araujo, A. A. Moreira, H. A. Makse, H. E. Stanley, and J. S. Andrade, Traveling length and minimal traveling time for flow through percolation networks with long-range spatial correlations, Phys. Rev. E 66, 046304 (2002).



H. A. Makse, D. L. Johnson, and L. M. Schwartz, Packing of compressible granular materials, Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 4160 (2000).


H. A. Makse, Grain segregation mechanism in aeolian sand ripples, Eur. Phys. J.-E 1, 127 (2000).


H. A. Makse, J. S. Andrade Jr., and H. Eugene Stanley, Tracer dispersion in a percolation network with spatial correlations, Phys. Rev. E 61, 583 (2000).


H. A. Makse, N. Gland, L. Schwartz, Nonlinear elasticity of granular media, Physica B. 279, 134 (2000).



T. Boutreux, H. A. Makse and P. G. de Gennes, Surface flows of granular mixtures: III. Canonical model, Eur. Phys. J.-B 9, 105 (1999).



H. A. Makse, Kinematic segregation of granular mixtures in sandpiles, Eur. Phys. J.-B 7, 271 (1999).


J. S. Andrade Jr., U. M. S. Costa, M. P. Almeida, H. A. Makse, and H. E. Stanley, Inertial Effects on Fluid Flow through Disordered Porous Media, Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 5249 (1999).



P. Cizeau, H. A. Makse, and H. E. Stanley, Mechanisms of granular spontaneous stratification and segregation in two-dimensional silos, Phys. Rev. E 59, 4408 (1998).


H. A. Makse and H. J. Herrmann, Microscopic Model for Granular Stratification and Segregation, Europhys. Lett. 43, 1 (1998).


L. A. N. Amaral and H. A. Makse, Comment on Kinetic Roughening in Slow Combustion of Paper, Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 5706 (1998).


H. A. Makse, R. C. Ball, H. E. Stanley, and S. Warr, Dynamics of granular stratification, Phys. Rev. E 58, 3357 (1998).


A. Karolyi, J. Kertesz, S. Havlin, H. A. Makse, Filling a Silo with a Mixture of Grains-Friction-Induced Segregation, Europhys. Lett. 44, 388 (1998).


H. A. Makse, S. Buldyrev, H. Leschhorn and H. E. Stanley, The Pinning Paths of an Elastic Interface, Europhys. Lett. 41, 251 (1998).


H. A. Makse, J. S. de Andrade, M. Batty, S. Havlin, and H. E. Stanley, Modeling urban growth patterns with correlated percolation, Phys. Rev. E 58, 7054 (1998).



H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, P. R. King, and H. E. Stanley, Spontaneous stratification in granular mixes, Nature 386, 379 (1997).


H. A. Makse, P. Cizeau, and H. E. Stanley, Possible Stratification Mechanism in Granular Mixtures, Phys. Rev. Lett 78, 3298 (1997).


H. A. Makse, Stratification instability in granular flows, Phys. Rev. E 56, 7008 (1997).


H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, P. R. King, and H. E. Stanley, Novel Pattern Formation in Granular Matter, in Lectures on Stochastic Dynamics, edited by L. Schimansky-Geier and T. Poeschel (Springer, Heidelberg, 1997), pp. 319.


H. A. Makse, H. E. Stanley, and S. Havlin, Power Laws for Cities, Physics World 10, 22 (1997).



K. L. Lauritsen, R. Cuerno, and H. A. Makse, Noisy Kuramoto-Sivashinsky equation for an erosion model, Phys. Rev. E 54, 3577 (1996).


H. A. Makse, A.-L. Barabasi, and H. E. Stanley, Elastic string in a random medium, Phys. Rev. E 53, 6573 (1996).


H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, M. Schwartz, and H. E. Stanley, Method for generating long range correlations for large systems, Phys. Rev. E 53, 5445 (1996).


H. E. Stanley, L. A. N. Amaral, S. V. Buldyrev, A. L. Goldberger, S. Havlin, H. Leschhorn, P. Maass, H. A. Makse, C.-K. Peng, M. A. Salinger, M. H. R. Stanley, and G. M Viswanathan, Scaling and universality in animate and inanimate systems, Physica A 231, 20 (1996).


H. A. Makse, G. Davies, S. Havlin, P.-Ch. Ivanov, P. R. King, and H. E. Stanley, Long range correlations in permeability fluctuations in porous rock, Phys. Rev. E 54, 3129 (1996).



H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, and H. E. Stanley, Modelling urban growth patterns, Nature 377, 608 (1995). [News and Views]


H. A. Makse and L. A. N. Amaral, Scaling Behavior of Driven Interfaces Above the Depinning Transition, Europhys. Lett. 31, 379 (1995).



L. A. N. Amaral, A.-L. Barabasi, H. A. Makse, and H. E. Stanley, Scaling properties of driven interfaces in disordered media, Phys. Rev. E 52, 4087 (1995).


H. A. Makse and R. P. J. Perazzo, The Thermodynamics of Dyslexic Learning, Int. J. Neural Sys. 4 , 351 (1995).

Conferences and Proceedings



F. Morone, L. Ma, H. A. Makse, A. Scala. Enhancing network resilience via self-healing, in IEEE Workshop on Environmental, Energy, and Structural Monitoring Systems (EESMS) (2016).



C. Song, P. Wang, H. A. Makse, Theory of random packings, AIP Workshop on Granular Matter, Regio Calabria (2010).



L. K. Gallos, C. Song and H. A. Makse, A review of fractality and self-similarity in complex networks, Physica A 386, 686 (2007).



H. A. Makse, A thermodynamic approach to slowly sheared granular matter, Proceeding of Randomness and Complexity, Eilat, Israel, January 2003, Physica A 330, 83 (2003).



H. A. Makse, N. Gland, D. L. Johnson, and L. M. Schwartz, The apparent failure of effective medium theory in granular materials, Phys. Chem. Earth A 26, 107 (2001).


H. A. Makse, Nonlinear Elasticity and Thermodynamics of Granular Materials, ICTP Workshop on Challenges in Granular Physics, Trieste, Advances in Complex Systems 4, 491 (2001).



D. L. Johnson, H. A. Makse, N. Gland, and L. M. Schwartz, Nonlinear elasticity of granular media, Proc. of Electrical Transport and Optical Properties of Inhomogeneous Media V (ETOPIM5), Hong Kong, Physica B, 279, 134 (2000).



U. M. S. Costa, J. S. Andrade Jr., H. A. Makse, and H. E. Stanley, The role of inertia on fluid flow through disordered porous media, [Proc. Giessen Conf. on Percolation] Physics A, 266, 420 (1999).


H. E. Stanley, J. S. Andrade, Jr., S. Havlin, H. A. Makse, and B. Suki, Percolation Phenomena: A Broad-Brush Introduction and Some Recent Applications to Porous Media, Liquid Water, and City Growth, [Proc. Giessen Conf. on Percolation], Physica A, 266, 5 (1999).


H. A. Makse, P. Cizeau, S. Havlin, P. R. King, and H. E. Stanley, Dynamics of Stratification and Segregation in Two-Dimensional Silos, in Slow Dynamics in Complex Systems, [Proc. Tohwa University Symposium, Fukuoka, Japan], edited by M. Tokuyama, and I Oppenheim (1999).



H. E. Stanley, L. A. N. Amaral, J. S. Andrade, Jr., S. V. Buldyrev, S. Havlin, H. A. Makse, C.-K. Peng, B. Suki, and G. Viswanathan, Scale-Invariant Correlations in the Biological and Social Sciences, [Proc. Minerva Conf., Eilat, Israel, March 1997], Phil. Mag. B, 77, 1373 (1998).


H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, P. R. King, and H. E. Stanley,Experimental studies of stratification in a granular Hele-Shaw cell, [Proc. Minerva Conf., Eilat, Israel, March 1997], Phil. Mag.B, 77, 1341 (1998).


H. A. Makse, P. Cizeau, and H. E. Stanley, Modeling Stratification in Two-Dimensional Sandpiles, [Proc. Bar-Ilan Conf], Physica A, 249, 391 (1998).


H. A. Makse, P. Cizeau, S. Havlin, P. R. King, and H. E. Stanley, Spontaneous Self Stratification Without Shaking: Potatoes from Mashed Potatoes in Physics of Dry Granular Media, [Proc. 1997 NATO ASI, Cargese], edited by H.J. Herrmann, J.-P. Hovi, and S. Luding (Kluwer, Dordrecht) , 671 (1998).


A. Karolyi, J. Kertesz, H. A. Makse, H. E. Stanley, and S. Havlin, Cellular Automata models for granular media, [Proc. 1997 NATO ASI, Cargese] in Granular Matter ed. by H.J. Herrmann (Kluwer, Dordrecht), (1998).


H. E. Stanley, L. A. N. Amaral, S. V. Buldyrev, S. Havlin, T. H. Keitt, H. A. Makse and G. Viswanathan, Scale-Invariant Correlations in the Social Sciences , Econophysics: An Emerging Science [Proc. 1997 Budapest Conference]edited by J. Kertesz and I. Kondo (Kluwer, Dordrecht)., (1998).



H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, P. R. King, and H. E. Stanley, Influence of Spatial Correlations on Permeability and Connectivity of Sandstone, in Disordered Materials and Interfaces, [Proc. Symposium of Materials Research Society, 1995]edited by H. Z. Cummins, D. J Durian, D. L. Johnson, and H. E. Stanley (Materials Research Society, Pittsburgh) 57 (1996).


H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, P.-Ch. Ivanov, P. R. King, S. Prakash, and H. E. Stanley, Pattern Formation in Sedimentary Rocks: Connectivity, Permeability, and Spatial Correlations, [Proc. Intl Conf. on Pattern Formation, Australia], Physica A, 233, 587 (1996).


H. E. Stanley, L. A. N. Amaral, S. V. Buldyrev, A. L. Goldberger, S. Havlin, B. T. Hyman, H. Leschhorn, P. Maass, H. A. Makse, C.-K. Peng, M. A. Salinger, M. H. R. Stanley, and G. M. Viswanathan, Scaling and Universality in Living Systems, Fractals 4, 427 (1996).



H. A. Makse, S. Havlin, H. E. Stanley, and M. Schwartz, Novel Method to Generate Long Range Correlations, [Proc. of the First International Conference in Complex Systems in Computational Physics, Buenos Aires, 1993], Chaos, Solitons, and Fractals 6, 295 (1995).


D. Futer, A.-L. Barabasi, S. Buldyrev, S. Havlin, and H. A. Makse, Self Affine Surfaces in Fractal in Science: An Introductory Course (Springer-Verlag, New York), (1994).