Members of the centre regularly publish articles on various Complex Systems Science topics and here we only list the research output in which the CCSS activities played a role (in the order of dates of available online). * indicates the author is affiliated to the Centre for Complex Systems Studies.



  • Sámuel G Balogh, Gergely Palla, Ivan Kryven*. Networks with degree–degree correlations are special cases of the edge-coloured random graph. Journal of Complex Networks, 31 December 2020, https://doi.org/10.1093/comnet/cnaa045
  • Claudia E.Wieners*. Haze, Hunger, Hesitation: Disaster aid after the 1783 Laki eruption. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 15 November 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2020.107080
  • Sven Baars, Daniele Castellana,  Fred W. Wubs, Henk A. Dijkstra*. Application of Adaptive Multilevel Splitting to High-Dimensional Dynamical Systems, Journal of Computational Physics. 30 September 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2020.109876
  • Adriana D. Correia*, Michael Moortgat*, and Henk T. C. Stoof*. Density matrices with metric for derivational ambiguity. Journal of Applied Logics. 14 September 2020, http://collegepublications.co.uk/ifcolog/?00041
  • Peter D. Nooteboom*, Philippe Delandmeter, Erik van Sebille*, Peter K. Bijl, Henk A. Dijkstra*, Anna S. von der Heydt*. Resolution dependency of sinking Lagrangian particles in ocean general circulation models, PLOS ONE. 10 September 2020, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238650
  • Ann Kristin Klose, Rene van Westen, Henk A. Dijkstra*.  Phase synchronization of the Kuroshio Current System, Ocean Science. 4 September 2020, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-96
  • Verena Schamboeck, Piet D. Iedema, Ivan Kryven*. Coloured random graphs explain the structure and dynamics of cross-linked polymer networks. Scientific Reports. 3 September 2020, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-71417-9
  • Yuliia Orlova, Alessa A. Gambardella, Rebecca E.Harmona, Ivan Kryven*, Piet D.Iedema. Finite representation of reaction kinetics in unbounded biopolymer structures. Chemical Engineering Journal. 8 August 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2020.126485
  • Juste Raimbault, Joris Broere*, Marius Somveille, Jesus Mario Serna, Evelyn Strombom, Christine Moore, Ben Zhu, Lorraine Sugar. A spatial agent based model for simulating and optimizing networked eco-industrial systems. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, April 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2019.104538
  • Alje van Dam*, Koen Frenken. Variety, complexity and economic development. Research Policy, 18 March 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.respol.2020.103949
  • Paul Petersik, Henk A. Dijkstra*.  Probabilistic forecasting of El Niño using neural network models, Geophysical Research Letters. 13 March 2020, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL086423


  • David Wichmann*, Philippe Delandmeter, Henk A Dijkstra*, Erik van Sebille*. Mixing of passive tracers at the ocean surface and its implications for plastic transport modelling. Environmental Research Communications, 29 October 2019, https://doi.org/10.1088/2515-7620/ab4e77
  • Johannes Emmerling, Laurent Drouet, Kaj-Ivar van der Wijst*, Detlef van Vuuren, Valentina Bosetti, Massimo Tavoni. The role of the discount rate for emission pathways and negative emissions. Environmental Research Letters, 4 October 2019, https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/ab3cc9
  • David Wichmann*, Philippe Delandmeter, Erik van Sebille*. Influence of Near‐Surface Currents on the Global Dispersal of Marine Microplastic. Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, 6 August 2019, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JC015328
  • Alje van Dam*. Diversity and its decomposition into variety, balance and disparity. Royal Society Open Science, 17 July 2019, https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.190452
  • Koen G. Helwegen, Claudia E. Wieners*, Jason E. Frank, Henk A. Dijkstra*. Complementing CO2 emission reduction by solar radiation management might strongly enhance future welfare. Earth System Dynamics, 12 July 2019, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-453-2019 (News article)
  • Peter D. Nooteboom*, Peter K. Bijl, Erik van Sebille*, Anna S. von der Heydt*, Henk A. Dijkstra*. Transport Bias by Ocean Currents in SedimentaryMicroplankton Assemblages: Implications forPaleoceanographic Reconstructions. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 19 June 2019, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019PA003606
  • Mark M. Dekker*, Debabrata Panja*, Henk A. Dijkstra*, Stefan C. Dekker. Predicting transitions across macroscopic states for railway systems. PLOS ONE, 6 June 2019, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0217710 (News article)
  • Courtney Quinn, Jan Sieber, Anna S. von der Heydt*. Effects of periodic forcing on a Paleoclimate delay model. SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems, 4 June 2019, https://doi.org/10.1137/18M1203079
  • Joris Broere*, Vincent Buskens*, Henk T. C. Stoof*, Angel Sánchez. An experimental study of network effects on coordination in asymmetric games. Scientific Reports, 2 May 2019, https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-43260-0 (News article)
  • Adriana D. Correia*, Henk T. C. Stoof*. Nash Equilibria in the Response Strategy of Correlated Games. Scientific Reports, 20 February 2019, https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-36562-2 (News article)


  • Mark M. Dekker*, Anna S. von der Heydt*, Henk A. Dijkstra*. Cascading transitions in the climate system. Earth System Dynamics, 6 November 2018, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1243-2018
  • Matthias Aengenheyster, Qing Yi Feng*, Rick van der Ploeg, Henk A. Dijkstra*. The point of no return for climate action: effects of climate uncertainty and risk tolerance. Earth System Dynamics, 30 August 2018, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1085-2018 (News article)
  • Peter D. Nooteboom*, Qing Yi Feng*, Cristóbal López, Emilio Hernández-García, Henk A. Dijkstra*. Using network theory and machine learning to predict El Niño. Earth System Dynamics, 23 July 2018, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-969-2018 (News article)
  • Michiel Rhoen, Qing Yi Feng*. Why the ‘Computer says no’: illustrating big data’s discrimination risk through complex systems science. International Data Privacy Law, 25 June 2018, https://doi.org/10.1093/idpl/ipy005 (News article)
  • Brian J. Dermody*, Murugesu Sivapalan, Elke Stehfest, Detlef P. van Vuuren, Martin J. Wassen, Marc F. P. Bierkens, Stefan C. Dekker. A framework for modelling the complexities of food and water security under globalisation. Earth System Dynamics, 31 January 2018, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-103-2018 (News article)