Early Warning Indicators and Resilience

Phase transitions are characteristic of many complex systems. We attempt to quantify early warning indicators and resilience for these phase transitions and apply them to many systems.

  • Games - Using data from Twitch Plays Pokemon and from Unanimous AI, we are using information theory and collective intelligence methods to see if the decision time of a group can be pinpointed.

  • Social Media Data - We are using sentiment analysis tools to see if there are emotional patterns that can be seen across riots, extreme weather, mental distress, and economic distress.

Krishna Bathina
PhD student

PhD student interested in complexity and systems science