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Alessandro Vespignani

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Viboud C, Vespignani A. (2019). The future of influenza forecasts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 116(8)

Massaro E, Ganin A, Perra N, Linkov I, Vespignani A. (2018). Resilience management during large-scale epidemic outbreaks. Scientific reports, 8(1)

Sun K, Zhang Q, Pastore-Piontti A, Chinazzi M, Mistry D, Dean NE, Rojas DP, Merler S, Poletti P, Rossi L, Halloran ME, Longini IM Jr., Vespignani A. (2018). Quantifying the risk of local Zika virus transmission in the contiguous US during the 2015-2016 ZIKV epidemic. BMC medicine, 16(1)

Vespignani A. (2018). Twenty years of network science. Nature, 558(7711)

Ajelli M, Zhang Q, Sun K, Merler S, Fumanelli L, Chowell G, Simonsen L, Viboud C, Vespignani A. (2018). The RAPIDD Ebola forecasting challenge: Model description and synthetic data generation. Epidemics

Viboud C, Simonsen L, Chowell G, Vespignani A. (2018). The RAPIDD Ebola forecasting challenge special issue: Preface. Epidemics

Zhang Q, Sun K, Chinazzi M, Pastore Y Piontti A, Dean NE, Rojas DP, Merler S, Mistry D, Poletti P, Rossi L, Bray M, Halloran ME, Longini IM Jr., Vespignani A. (2017). Spread of Zika virus in the Americas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(22)

Chowell G, Viboud C, Simonsen L, Merler S, Vespignani A. (2017). Perspectives on model forecasts of the 2014-2015 Ebola epidemic in West Africa: lessons and the way forward. BMC medicine, 15(1)

Ubaldi E, Perra N, Karsai M, Vezzani A, Burioni R, Vespignani A. (2016). Asymptotic theory of time-varying social networks with heterogeneous activity and tie allocation. Scientific reports

Ajelli M, Merler S, Fumanelli L, Pastore Y Piontti A, Dean NE, Longini IM Jr., Halloran ME, Vespignani A. (2016). Spatiotemporal dynamics of the Ebola epidemic in Guinea and implications for vaccination and disease elimination: a computational modeling analysis. BMC medicine, 14(1)

Borge-Holthoefer J, Perra N, Gonçalves B, González-Bailón S, Arenas A, Moreno Y, Vespignani A. (2016). The dynamics of information-driven coordination phenomena: A transfer entropy analysis. Science advances, 2(4)

Merler S, Ajelli M, Fumanelli L, Parlamento S, Pastore Y Piontti A, Dean NE, Putoto G, Carraro D, Longini IM Jr., Halloran ME, Vespignani A. (2016). Containing Ebola at the Source with Ring Vaccination. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 10(11)

Poletto C, Meloni S, Van Metre A, Colizza V, Moreno Y, Vespignani A. (2015). Characterising two-pathogen competition in spatially structured environments. Scientific reports

Merler S, Ajelli M, Fumanelli L, Gomes MF, Piontti AP, Rossi L, Chao DL, Longini IM Jr., Halloran ME, Vespignani A. (2015). Spatiotemporal spread of the 2014 outbreak of Ebola virus disease in Liberia and the effectiveness of non-pharmaceutical interventions: a computational modelling analysis. The Lancet. Infectious diseases, 15(2)

Liu S, Perra N, Karsai M, Vespignani A. (2014). Controlling contagion processes in activity driven networks. Physical review letters, 112(11)

Lazer D, Kennedy R, King G, Vespignani A. (2014). Big data. The parable of Google Flu: traps in big data analysis. Science (New York, N.Y.), 343(6176)

Lazer D, Kennedy R, King G, Vespignani A. (2014). Twitter: big data opportunities--response. Science (New York, N.Y.), 345(6193)

Karsai M, Perra N, Vespignani A. (2014). Time varying networks and the weakness of strong ties. Scientific reports

Gomes MF, Pastore Y Piontti A, Rossi L, Chao D, Longini I, Halloran ME, Vespignani A. (2014). Assessing the international spreading risk associated with the 2014 west african ebola outbreak. PLoS currents

Ciulla F, Perra N, Baronchelli A, Vespignani A. (2014). Damage detection via shortest-path network sampling. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 89(5)

Merler S, Ajelli M, Fumanelli L, Vespignani A. (2013). Containing the accidental laboratory escape of potential pandemic influenza viruses. BMC medicine

Mocanu D, Baronchelli A, Perra N, Gonçalves B, Zhang Q, Vespignani A. (2013). The Twitter of Babel: mapping world languages through microblogging platforms. PLoS One, 8(4)

Poletto C, Meloni S, Colizza V, Moreno Y, Vespignani A. (2013). Host mobility drives pathogen competition in spatially structured populations. PLoS computational biology, 9(8)

Gonçalves B, Balcan D, Vespignani A. (2013). Human mobility and the worldwide impact of intentional localized highly pathogenic virus release. Scientific reports

Zhang Q, Perra N, Gonçalves B, Ciulla F, Vespignani A. (2013). Characterizing scientific production and consumption in physics. Scientific reports

Salathé M, Bengtsson L, Bodnar TJ, Brewer DD, Brownstein JS, Buckee C, Campbell EM, Cattuto C, Khandelwal S, Mabry PL, Vespignani A. (2012). Digital epidemiology. PLoS computational biology, 8(7)

Balcan D, Vespignani A. (2012). Invasion threshold in structured populations with recurrent mobility patterns. Journal of theoretical biology

Tizzoni M, Bajardi P, Poletto C, Ramasco JJ, Balcan D, Gonçalves B, Perra N, Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2012). Real-time numerical forecast of global epidemic spreading: case study of 2009 A/H1N1pdm. BMC medicine

Perra N, Baronchelli A, Mocanu D, Gonçalves B, Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2012). Random walks and search in time-varying networks. Physical review letters, 109(23)

Bajardi P, Poletto C, Ramasco JJ, Tizzoni M, Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2011). Human mobility networks, travel restrictions, and the global spread of 2009 H1N1 pandemic. PLoS One, 6(1)

Meloni S, Perra N, Arenas A, Gómez S, Moreno Y, Vespignani A. (2011). Modeling human mobility responses to the large-scale spreading of infectious diseases. Scientific reports

Perra N, Balcan D, Gonçalves B, Vespignani A. (2011). Towards a characterization of behavior-disease models. PLoS One, 6(8)

Gonçalves B, Perra N, Vespignani A. (2011). Modeling users' activity on twitter networks: validation of Dunbar's number. PLoS One, 6(8)

Van den Broeck W, Gioannini C, Gonçalves B, Quaggiotto M, Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2011). The GLEaMviz computational tool, a publicly available software to explore realistic epidemic spreading scenarios at the global scale. BMC infectious diseases

Balcan D, Vespignani A. (2011). Phase transitions in contagion processes mediated by recurrent mobility patterns. Nature physics

Ajelli M, Gonçalves B, Balcan D, Colizza V, Hu H, Ramasco JJ, Merler S, Vespignani A. (2010). Comparing large-scale computational approaches to epidemic modeling: agent-based versus structured metapopulation models. BMC infectious diseases

Cattuto C, Van den Broeck W, Barrat A, Colizza V, Pinton JF, Vespignani A. (2010). Dynamics of person-to-person interactions from distributed RFID sensor networks. PLoS One, 5(7)

Vespignani A. (2010). Complex networks: The fragility of interdependency. Nature, 464(7291)

Ratkiewicz J, Fortunato S, Flammini A, Menczer F, Vespignani A. (2010). Characterizing and modeling the dynamics of online popularity. Physical review letters, 105(15)

Balcan D, Gonçalves B, Hu H, Ramasco JJ, Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2010). Modeling the spatial spread of infectious diseases: the GLobal Epidemic and Mobility computational model. Journal of computational science, 1(3)

Vespignani A. (2009). Predicting the behavior of techno-social systems. Science (New York, N.Y.), 325(5939)

Balcan D, Colizza V, Gonçalves B, Hu H, Ramasco JJ, Vespignani A. (2009). Multiscale mobility networks and the spatial spreading of infectious diseases. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(51)

Serrano MA, Boguñá M, Vespignani A. (2009). Extracting the multiscale backbone of complex weighted networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(16)

Balcan D, Hu H, Goncalves B, Bajardi P, Poletto C, Ramasco JJ, Paolotti D, Perra N, Tizzoni M, Van den Broeck W, Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2009). Seasonal transmission potential and activity peaks of the new influenza A(H1N1): a Monte Carlo likelihood analysis based on human mobility. BMC medicine

Balcan D, Colizza V, Singer AC, Chouaid C, Hu H, Gonçalves B, Bajardi P, Poletto C, Ramasco JJ, Perra N, Tizzoni M, Paolotti D, Van den Broeck W, Valleron A, Vespignani A. (2009). Modeling the critical care demand and antibiotics resources needed during the Fall 2009 wave of influenza A(H1N1) pandemic. PLoS currents

Hu H, Myers S, Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2009). WiFi networks and malware epidemiology. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(5)

Radicchi F, Fortunato S, Markines B, Vespignani A. (2009). Diffusion of scientific credits and the ranking of scientists. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 80(5 Pt 2)

Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2008). Epidemic modeling in metapopulation systems with heterogeneous coupling pattern: theory and simulations. Journal of theoretical biology, 251(3)

Colizza V, Barrat A, Barthélemy M, Vespignani A. (2007). Predictability and epidemic pathways in global outbreaks of infectious diseases: the SARS case study. BMC medicine

Colizza V, Vespignani A. (2007). Invasion threshold in heterogeneous metapopulation networks. Physical review letters, 99(14)

Colizza V, Barrat A, Barthelemy M, Valleron AJ, Vespignani A. (2007). Modeling the worldwide spread of pandemic influenza: baseline case and containment interventions. PLoS medicine, 4(1)

Colizza V, Barthélemy M, Barrat A, Vespignani A. (2007). Epidemic modeling in complex realities. Comptes rendus biologies, 330(4)

Colizza V, Barrat A, Barthélemy M, Vespignani A. (2006). The role of the airline transportation network in the prediction and predictability of global epidemics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(7)

Barthélemy M, Barrat A, Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2005). Dynamical patterns of epidemic outbreaks in complex heterogeneous networks. Journal of theoretical biology, 235(2)

Dall'asta L, Alvarez-Hamelin I, Barrat A, Vázquez A, Vespignani A. (2005). Statistical theory of Internet exploration. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 71(3 Pt 2A)

Barthélemy M, Barrat A, Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2004). Velocity and hierarchical spread of epidemic outbreaks in scale-free networks. Physical review letters, 92(17)

Barrat A, Barthélemy M, Vespignani A. (2004). Weighted evolving networks: coupling topology and weight dynamics. Physical review letters, 92(22)

Barrat A, Barthélemy M, Vespignani A. (2004). Modeling the evolution of weighted networks. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 70(6 Pt 2)

Moreno Y, Nekovee M, Vespignani A. (2004). Efficiency and reliability of epidemic data dissemination in complex networks. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 69(5 Pt 2)

Boguñá M, Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2003). Absence of epidemic threshold in scale-free networks with degree correlations. Physical review letters, 90(2)

Vázquez A, Boguñá M, Moreno Y, Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2003). Topology and correlations in structured scale-free networks. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 67(4 Pt 2)

Vazquez A, Flammini A, Maritan A, Vespignani A. (2003). Global protein function prediction from protein-protein interaction networks. Nature biotechnology, 21(6)

Vespignani A. (2003). Evolution thinks modular. Nature genetics, 35(2)

Vázquez A, Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2002). Large-scale topological and dynamical properties of the Internet. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 65(6 Pt 2)

Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2002). Immunization of complex networks. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 65(3 Pt 2A)

Pastor-Satorras R, Vespignani A. (2002). Epidemic dynamics in finite size scale-free networks. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 65(3 Pt 2A)