Program 2020


20th International Symposium on
“Disordered Systems: Theory and Its Applications” (DSS-2020)

“Complexity and COVID-19”

ATTENTION: All times reported for the DSS-2020 are Turkey time (GMT+3).


12:55-13:00 Welcome and Opening /Online group photo

13:00-13:25 Education as a Complex System in the Post COVID-19 World
Fatimah Abdul Razak 
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia 
(The National University of Malaysia)

13:25-13:50 Spread of COVID-19 in Slums of the Developing World
Anand Sahasranaman, Henrik Jeldtoft Jensen
Krea University, India  – Imperial College of London,UK

13:50-14:15  Understanding Global Reflexes to COVID-19 with Autopoiesis System Approach
Şuay Nilhan Açıkalın
,  Şefika Şule Erçetin
Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University, Ankara, Turkey

14:15-14:40  Complexity and Entropic Behaviors of COVID-19 Pandemic in Europe
Nazmi Yılmaz
, Mahmut Akıllı, G.Cigdem Yalcin, K.Gediz Akdeniz
Koc University, Istanbul,Turkey

14:40-15:05  A Novel Methodology for Epidemic Risk Assessment: the Case of COVID-19 Outbreak in Italy
Alessandro Pluchino,
A.E.Biondo, N.Giuffrida , G.Inturri, V.Latora,   R.Le Moli, A.Rapisarda, G.Russo, C.Zappalà.
University of Catania, Italy

15:05-15:30 Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Phenomenological Curves and Epidemiological Models
Ugur Tırnaklı
Ege University, Izmir, Turkey

15:30-15:40 Discussion and Closing /Online group photo

The DSS-2020 will take place on zoom platform and the zoom link will be posted to participants who have been registered to (G.Cigdem Yalcin, Istanbul University) via e-mail.

There is no registration fee for the DSS-2020.