I am a fourth year graduate student at Juanes Research Group in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at MIT. I obtained my bachelor degree in Physics from University of Thessaloniki and a master degree in Applied Mathematics from Imperial College London. My research interests focus on characterizing dynamical processes in complex networks including physical transport, epidemic spreading and reaction-diffusion systems. Possible real world applications include agents and diseases spreading, the design of optimal mitigation strategies against outbreaks and the analysis and predictability self-organized patterns formation in complex socio-technical systems.
My research is mainly funded by the George and Marie Vergottis Foundation.
1. Impact of viscous fingering and permeability heterogeneity on fluid mixing in porous media.
C. Nicolaides, B. Jha, L. Cueto-Felgueroso, and R. Juanes, Submitted for publication.
2. The price of anarchy in mobility-driven contagion dynamics.
C. Nicolaides, L. Cueto-Felgueroso and R. Juanes, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 10(87), 20130495 (2013), doi:10.1098/rsif.2013.0495. (read the paper)
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3. A metric of influential spreading during contagion dynamics through the air transportation network.
C. Nicolaides, L. Cueto-Felgueroso, M. C. Gonzalez and R. Juanes, PLoS ONE, 7(7), e40961 (2012). (Link to paper - open access)
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4. Anomalous physical transport in complex networks.
C. Nicolaides, L. Cueto-Felgueroso and R. Juanes, Physical Review E, 82(5), 055101(R) (2010). (read the paper)
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