Events & News

Sociocentric and behavioral health data are being collected at this small village on the outskirts of Copán Ruinas in Honduras.
October 2, 2015

After years of observational studies and lab experiments, two researchers are hoping to find answers in Honduras.

September 9, 2015

Many commentators have pointed to disturbances in Ferguson and elsewhere over the past year as proof that economic inequality leads to tensions and even violence. But new research out from the...

August 31, 2015

This year we are excited to announce the following course offerings in network science. Some have been offered in the past and some are new this semester.  More information regarding all courses...

Leandros Tassiulas
June 30, 2015

The IEEE Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award, established in 1986 and sponsored by the NEC Corporation, honors outstanding contributions to the integration of computers and...

Daniel A. Spielman, Henry Ford II Professor of Computer Science, Mathematics, and Applied Mathematics at Yale University
May 29, 2015

The Gödel prize, sponsored jointly by ACM SIGACT, recognizes outstanding papers in the area of theoretical computer science.  This year, the Gödel Prize has been awarded to YINS co-director Dan...

May 5, 2015

Convincing a large group of people to change its behavior is no popularity contest, a new study shows.

In a novel experiment,...