LQ placeholderExtracting meaning from social networks

Extracting meaning from social networks

Developing new local and global measures for networks derived from social interactions to infer social structure, sentiment and behaviour.

The London Institute for Mathematical Sciences uses mathematics to understand the world and make it better.


Collective behaviourEv

Mathematicians and social scientists discuss quantitative models of group dynamics and emergent behaviour on 30 Jan from 6:30. All welcome.



New About sectionNe

Our new About section sets out the London Institute’s purpose and describes how it is curiosity-driven, collegiate and competitive.



Imaginary replica analysisPa

The imaginary replica method provides a new approach for calculating the spectral properties of an ensemble of random regular loopy graphs.



Recursively divisible nos.Pa

Recursively divisible numbers are a new kind of number that are highly divisible, whose quotients are highly divisible, and so on.


Where we publish

Classical and Quantum Gravity
Discrete Mathematics
Journal of Physics A
Journal of Statistical Physics
MIT Sloan Management Review
Nature Communications
Nature Physics
New Journal of Physics
Nature Quantum Information
Science Advances
Physical Review B
Physical Review E
Physical Review Letters
Physical Review Materials
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Proceedings of the Royal Society A
Research Policy
Journal of Chemical Physics
Transactions of the American Mathematical Society

Who's funding us

Boston  Consulting Group
BCG Henderson Institute
Cancer Research UK
Centre for  Defence Enterprise
Defence Advanced  Research Projects Agency
Defence Threat  Reduction Agency
European  Innovation Council
Framework Programme 7
Garfield Weston  Foundation
Horizon 2020
Invenia Labs
LIMS Ventures
Medical Research Council
Office of  Naval Research
Pilgrim Trust
Porter Foundation
Rose Foundation
Edward Harvist Trust
European Commission  Migration and Home Affairs