Imperial College London

Professor Henrik Jeldtoft Jensen

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Mathematics

Prof. of Math. Physics, Research in Complex Sys.



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1201Electrical EngineeringSouth Kensington Campus





For more information please visit:  

Personal website

Complexity & Networks website

Recent Invited Lectures 


  • Summer School:  Nonlinearity and Stochasticity in Emergent Phenomena, 29.7-3.8.2013, Cuernavaca, Mexico.
  • Invited talk at Physics of emergent behaviour – from single cells to group of individuals. 24-26 June 2013, Brighton. England.
  • Keynote at The XXXVI Brazilian Meeting of Condensed Matter Physics, May 13-17 2013, Aguas de Lindola.
  • Keynote at Complex 2012, Dec 5-7 Santa Fe, USA – eventually had to decline because of urgent obligations in London.
  • Anomalous Statistics, Generalized Entropies, and Information Geometry, Nara, Japan 6-10 March 2012.
  • XII Latin American Workshop on Nonlinear Phenomena, San Louis, Mexico, 10-14 Oct. 2011
  • Net-Works 2011, El Escorial, Spain 26-28 Oct. 2011.
  • Berlinsky Condensed, McMaster University, Canada, 6 May 2011.
  • Greek-Turkish Conference on Statistical Mechanics and Dynamical Systems, 5-12    September 2010
  • Keynote at Mathematics, Computation and Biology, UWE, 24 June 2010
  • Keynote to the Shaping Health Systems network meeting, London, 17 June 2010.
  • Invited colloquium Santa Fe Institute, New Mexico, 13 May 2010.
  • Simulation Hierarchies for Climate Modeling, UCLA, May 3-7, 2010
  • Particle Systems Conference, Warwick, 11-13 January, 2010.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Jensen HJ, 2008, Emergence of network structure in models of collective evolution and evolutionary dynamics, Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences, Vol:464, ISSN:1364-5021, Pages:2207-2217

Alarcon T, Jensen HJ, 2011, Quiescence: a mechanism for escaping the effects of drug on cell populations, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, Vol:8, ISSN:1742-5689, Pages:99-106

Tirnakli U, Jensen HJ, Tsallis C, 2011, Restricted random walk model as a new testing ground for the applicability of q-statistics, Europhysics Letters, Vol:96, ISSN:0295-5075

Giometto A, Jensen HJ, 2012, Connecting the microdynamics to the emergent macrovariables: self-organized criticality and absorbing phase transitions in the Deterministic Lattice Gas., Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys, Vol:85

Petri G, Expert P, Jensen HJ, et al., 2013, Entangled communities and spatial synchronization lead to criticality in urban traffic, Scientific Reports, Vol:3, ISSN:2045-2322

Viegas E, Takayasu M, Miura W, et al., 2013, Ecosystems Perspective on Financial Networks: Diagnostic Tools, Complexity, Vol:19, ISSN:1076-2787, Pages:22-36

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