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Åke Brännström
Åke BrännströmProfessor
Exploring eco-evolutionary processes with mathematics.
Mehdi Cherif
Mehdi CherifSenior Lecturer
Ecosystem and Community Ecology.
Sebastian Diehl
Sebastian DiehlProfessor of Ecology
Ecological Dynamics. Takes pleasure in finding things out about the real world and the models we make of it.
Eric Libby
Eric LibbySenior Lecturer
Major transitions in evolution.
Keen on charismatic microfauna.
Ludvig Lizana
Ludvig LizanaSenior Lecturer
Deciphering the life of a cell with physics. Loves crafting new ideas.
Martin Rosvall
Martin RosvallSenior Lecturer
Network Science.
Cries over melting snow.
Martin Holmberg
Martin HolmbergAffiliated Researcher
Mapping the spread of influenza in Sweden.
Believes in the power of transdisciplinary science.
András Bóta
András BótaPostdoctoral Fellow
Modelling infection and diffusion processes in networks. Plays the violin in his spare time.
Joaquin Calatayud
Joaquin CalatayudPostdoctoral Fellow
Biota detection in networks.
Negar Nahali
Negar NahaliPostdoctoral Fellow
Modelling cellular life with polymers. Loves nature and animals.
Magnus Neuman
Magnus NeumanAffiliated Researcher
Network theory applied to epidemiology and ecology.
Alexis Rojas-Briceno
Alexis Rojas-BricenoPostdoctoral Fellow
Understanding the biosedimentary record using networks
Jelena Smiljanić
Jelena SmiljanićPostdoctoral Fellow
Network Science. Likes books, movies and theater.
Wojciech Uszko
Wojciech UszkoPostdoctoral Fellow
Consumer Resource Interactions
Francisco Vasconcelos
Francisco VasconcelosPostdoctoral Fellow
Aquatic ecosystem dynamics.
Enjoys a life mixed with games, nature, music and science.
Matilda Rentoft
Matilda RentoftSenior Research Engineer
Plant stress tolerance. Believes color in your life helps keep you happy.
Gabrielle Beans
Gabrielle BeansResearch Engineer
Likes the fuzzy edges of science.
Christopher Blöcker
Christopher BlöckerPhD Student
Network Science and Autonomous Systems.
Into Haskell and Dancing.
Daniel Edler
Daniel Edler PhD Student
Network science and visualizations. Believes a user interface is like a joke. If you have to explain it, it’s not that good.
Anton Eriksson
Anton ErikssonPhD Student
Network science and visualizations.
Enjoys infinite random walks on the beach.
Peter Fransson
Peter FranssonPostgraduate Student
Markus Nyberg
Markus NybergPhD Student
Stochastic Processes
Doesn’t say no to a cold drink and good sports.
Jonas Wickman
Jonas WickmanPhD Student
Spatial evolutionary modeling.
Likes to listen to jazz fusion while working.

IceLab Alumni

Senior Scientists

  • Folmer Bokma

  • Petter Holme

  • Lennart Person

  • Xavier Thibert-Plante

Postdocs & PhD Students

  • Jungkoo Kang

  • Magnus Lindh

  • Niklas Lundström

  • Raffaele Rani

  • Lai Zhang

Master’s Students

  • Alexander Ramström

  • Nikanor Öhman

  • Samuel Brändström

  • Sebastian Långström