A collection of interactive explorable explanations of complex systems in biology, physics, mathematics, social sciences, epidemiology, ecology and other fields….

January 8, 2019

Anomalous Itinerary

Lévy Flights - Superdiffusive, Scale-Free Random Walks

December 30, 2018

Hopfed Turingles

A Zoo of Patterns in a Reaction-Diffusion System

December 11, 2018

Albert & Carl Friedrich

Diffusion, Random Walks & the Central Limit Theorem

November 14, 2018

Critically Inflammatory

Spatial patterns in forest fire dynamics

November 12, 2018

Dr. Fibryll & Mr. Glyde

Pattern formation in spatially distributed pulse-coupled oscillators

October 9, 2018

Facebooked Flu Shots

Counter-Intuitive Vaccination Strategies in Complex Networks

September 29, 2018

The Blob

The Emergence of a Giant Component in a Complex Network

September 12, 2018

Stranger Things

Attractors of two-dimensional chaotic maps

August 6, 2018

I herd you!

Four models that explain how vaccination not only protects you but also helps others

August 2, 2018

Scott's World*

Pattern Formation in Microbial Communities

July 30, 2018

Yo, Kohonen!

Dynamics of a simple self-organizing map

July 27, 2018

Echo Chambers

A model for opinion dynamics in populations

July 9, 2018


Growth Patterns in Stochastic Cellular Automata

July 3, 2018

Surfing a Gene Pool

A model for pattern formation in bacterial populations

June 26, 2018


Growing Heterogeneous Networks

June 20, 2018

If you ask your XY

Self-organization of spatially arranged magnets

April 14, 2018

Ride my Kuramotocycle!

Synchronization of Phase-Coupled Oscillators

April 8, 2018

Maggots in the Wiggle Room

A simple agent based simulation of evolutionary dynamics

February 27, 2018

A Patchwork Darwinge

Variation and selection in evolution

February 12, 2018

Into the Dark

An Example of Collective Intelligence

February 6, 2018

Barista's Secret

Site percolation on a square lattice

January 28, 2018

Lotka Martini

Oscillatory Dynamics & Spatial Patterns of a Simple Predator Prey System

January 12, 2018

Double Trouble

The hypnotic dynamics of the double pendulum

January 5, 2018

Critical HexSIRSize

A contagion process near its critical point

December 30, 2017

Orli's Flock'n Roll

Collective Behavior - Schooling Fish & Flocking Birds - And Rainbow Droplets

December 29, 2017

Hokus Fractus!

Explore the ragged nature of self-similarity

October 9, 2017

Particularly Stuck

Diffusion limited aggregation - An example for fractal growth in natural systems

October 3, 2017


Patterns in the Rock, Paper, Scissors Game

October 3, 2017

Kick it like Chirikov

Explore the chaotic sea of the standard map

October 3, 2017


A simple model for contagion dynamics in a population

October 3, 2017

Keith Haring's Mexican Hat

Pattern Formation by Local Excitation and Long-Range Inhibition

September 10, 2017

Spin Wheels

Explore the rainbow of dynamics generated by spatially coupled oscillators

August 7, 2017

Weeds & Trees

Lindenmeyer Systems - Natural, Self-Similar Growth Patterns by Simple Rules

August 2, 2017

Flock'n Roll

Collective Behavior - Schooling Fish & Flocking Birds