Publications by year

*See Google Scholar for a list of all publications.
**HuMNet members are colored by orange.


  1. Cristobal PaisMinho Kim, John Radke, Marta C. González.  An interdisciplinary data-science approach to managing natural hazards risk”. ArXiv (2024). [PDF]
  2. Alben Rome Bagabaldo, Qianxin Gan, Alexandre M. Bayen, and Marta C. González. “Impact of navigation apps on congestion and spread dynamics on a transportation network.” Data Science for Transportation 6, no. 12 (2024): 1-20. [PDF]
  3. Ariel Salgado, Yiyi He, John Radke, Auroop Ganguly, and Marta C. González.. “Dimension Reduction Approach for Understanding Resource-Flow Resilience to Climate Change. Communication Physics 7, 192 (2024). [PDF][Supplementary Materials]
  4. Marta C. González, Shangqing Cao, Cristobal Pais, Violet Lingenfelter, Ruining Wang, Elouan Pulveric, and Tomas Wenzel. “A Data Science Framework to Measure Vehicle Miles Traveled by Mode and Purpose.” Report to California Air Resources Board Research Division (2024). [Project Page] [PDF]
  5. Bouzaghrane, Mohamed Amine, Hassan Obeid, Marta González, and Joan Walker. “Human mobility reshaped? Deciphering the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on activity patterns, spatial habits, and schedule habits.” EPJ Data Science 13, no. 1 (2024): 1-20.[PDF]
  6. Wu, Jiaman, Siobhan Powell, Yanyan Xu, Ram Rajagopal, and Marta C. Gonzalez. “Planning charging stations for 2050 to support flexible electric vehicle demand considering individual mobility patterns.” Cell Reports Sustainability (2024).[PDF][SI]


  1. Rhoads, D., Rames, C., Solé-Ribalta, A., González, M. C., Szell, M., & Borge-Holthoefer, J. (2023). “Sidewalk networks: Review and outlook”. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 106, 102031.[PDF]
  2. Pais, C., Gonzalez-Olabarria, J.R., Elimbi Moudio, P., Garcia-Gonzalo, J., González, M.C.,  & Shen, Z-J M.  “Global scale coupling of pyromes and fire regimes”. Commun Earth Environ 4, 267 (2023). [PDF][SI][DOI]
  3. Xu, Y., Olmos, L.E., Mateo, D., Hernando, A., Yang, X., and Gonzalez, M.C.,  “Urban dynamics through the lens of human mobility”. Nature Computational Science (2023).  [PDF] [SI]
  4. Lukas Ambuhl, Monica Menendez and Marta C. Gonzalez, “Understanding congestion propagation by combining percolation theory with the macroscopic fundamental diagram”, Communications Physics 6, 1 (2023). [PDF
  5. Ayse Tugba Oztuk, Helen Fitzmaurice, Olga Kavvada, Philippe Calvez, Ronald C. Cohen, Marta C. Gonzalez, “Scaling of Traffic Emissions by Converging Direct Measurements and Mobility Science” [PDF] [SI]


  1. Rybski, Diego, and Marta C. González. “Cities as complex system —Collection overview.” Plos one 17.2 (2022) [PDF]
  2. A Bagabaldo, M. Gonzalez “Predicting Traffic Flow on Faulty Traffic Detectors Using Machine Learning Techniques”. International Conference on Transportation and Development (2022) [PDF]
  3. T Yabe, NKW Jones, PSC Ra, MC Gonzalez and SV Ukkusuri, “Mobile phone location data for disasters: A review from natural hazards and epidemics”, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 94, 101777 (2022). [PDF]
  4. Chenbei Lu, Jiaman Wu, Jingshi Cui, Yanyan Xu, Chenye Wu and Marta C. Gonzalez, “Deadline Differentiated Dynamic EV Charging Price Menu Design”, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid 10, 1109 (2022). [PDF]
  5. Ariel Salgado, Ziyun Yuan, Ines Caridi and Marta C. Gonzalez, “Exposure to parks through the lens of urban mobility”, EPJ Data Science 11, 42 (2022) [PDF]


  1. He, Yiyi, Sarah Lindbergh, Yang Ju, Marta C. González, and John Radke. “Towards Resilient Critical Infrastructures: Understanding the Impact of Coastal Flooding on the Fuel Transportation Network in the San Francisco Bay”. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 10, no. 9 (2021): 573.[PDF]
  2. Chen, Xi, Haihui Wang, Fan Wu, Yujie Wu, Marta C. González, and Junshan Zhang. “Multi-Microgrids Load Balancing through EV Charging Networks.” IEEE Internet of Things Journal (2021).[PDF]
  3. Clark, C., Dangwal, C., Kato, D., & González M.. “A network spatial analysis simulating response time to calls for service at variable staffing levels-A case study on strategic police defunding in the city of Chicago”. The European Physical Journal Special Topics, 1-9. (2021) [PDF]
  4. Alhazzani, M., Alhasoun, F. , Alawwad, Z., & González M.. “Urban attractors: Discovering patterns in regions of attraction in cities”. Plos one, 16(4), e0250204. (2021) [PDF]
  5. Rhoads, Daniel, Albert Solé-Ribalta, Marta C. González, and Javier Borge-Holthoefer. “A sustainable strategy for Open Streets in (post) pandemic cities.” Communications Physics (2021): 1-12. [PDF]
  6. Pierre Melikov ,Jeremy A Kho, Vincent Fighiera,Fahad Alhasoun, Marta C. González.  “Characterizing Urban Mobility Patterns: A Case Study of Mexico City”, Urban Informatics, Editors: Wenzhong Shi, Michael F. Goodchild, Michael Batty, Mei-Po Kwan and Anshu Zhang 1-14 (2021). [eBook]
  7. Vlachogiannis, Dimitros and Yanyan Xu and Jin Ling and Marta C. González.  “Correlation networks of air particulate matter (PM2:5): a comparative study” Applied Network Science 6(1) 1-18 (2021). [PDF]
  8. D Matekenya, X Espinet Alegre, F Arroyo Arroyo, Marta C. González.  “Operationalizing Mobile Data for Urban Transport: Lessons from Freetown, Sierra Leone” Transportation Research Board 100th Annual Meeting (2021).
  9. Alhazzani, May, Fahad Alhasoun and Marta C. González.  “Urban attractors: Discovering patterns in regions of attraction in cities” PloS ONE 16(4) e0250204 (2021). [PDF]
  10. Juan D. Caicedo, Joan L. Walker and Marta C. González.  “Influence of socioeconomic factors on transit demand during the COVID-19 pandemic: A case study of Bogota’s BRT system” ,Frontiers in Built Environment 7, 63 (2021). [PDF]
  11. Ariel Salgado, Weixin Li , Fahad Alhasoun, Ines Caridi and Marta C. González.  “Street context of various demographic groups in their daily mobility” Applied Network Science 6(1) 1-14 (2021). [PDF]
  12. Bauranov, A., Parks, S., Jiang, X., Rakas, J., Marta C. González.  “Quantifying the Resilience of the US Domestic Aviation Network during the COVID-19 Pandemic”, Frontiers in Built Environment 7, 26 (2021).
  13. Yanyan XuRiccardo Di ClementeMarta C. González.  “Understanding vehicular routing behavior with location-based service data”,EPJ Data Science 10:1, 1-17 (2021). [PDF]


  1. Cristobal Paiz , Jose-Ramon Gonzalez, Pelagy Moudio,Jordi Garcia-Gonzalo, Marta C. González.  “ Understanding global fire regimes using Artificial Intelligence (Papers Track)” NeurIPS 2020 Workshop Tackling Climate Change with Machine Learning 1-14 (2020). [PDF]
  2. Balázs Lengyel, Eszter Bokányi, Riccardo Di Clemente, János Kertész, Marta C. González,  “The role of geography in the complex diffusion of innovations”, Scientific Reports 10:1, 1-11 (2020). [PDF] [Supplementary Materials]
  3. Xu, Yanyan, Luis E. Olmos, Sofiane Abbar, and Marta C. González. “Deconstructing laws of accessibility and facility distribution in cities.” Science Advances 6, no. 37 (2020): eabb4112. [PDF] [Supplementary Materials]
  4. Marco De Nadai, Yanyan Xu, Emmanuel Letouzé, Marta C. González, Bruno Lepri, “Socio-economic, built environment, and mobility conditions associated with crime: A study of multiple cities” Scientific Reports, 10, 13871 (2020). [PDF] [Supplementary Materials]
  5. Paipuri, Mahendra, Yanyan Xu, Marta C. González, and Ludovic Leclercq. “Estimating MFDs, trip lengths and path flow distributions in a multi-region setting using mobile phone data.” Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies 118 (2020): 102709. [PDF]
  6. Olmos L.E., Tadeo M.S., Vlachogiannis D., Alhasoun F., Espinet X., Ochoa C., Targa F. and González, M.C. “A data science framework for planning the growth of bicycle infrastructures.” Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, Volume 115, June 2020, 102640 [PDF]
  7. Paipuri, Y Xu, MC Gonzalez, L Leclercq, Zuo-Jun Shen “Calibration of Multi-region MFD Models using Mobile Phone Data”. hEART 2020, 9th Symposium of the European Association for Research in Transportation (2020) [PDF]
  8. Mahendra Paipuri, Yanyan XuMarta C. Gonzalez, Ludovic Leclercq. “Calibrating MFD Models from Mobile Phone Data”. TRB 2020, 99th Annual Meeting Transportation Research Board, Jan 2020, Washington DC, United States. [PDF]
  9. Saberi M., Hamedmoghadam H., Ashfaq M., Hosseini S.A., Gu Z., Shafiei S., Nair D.J., Dixit V., Gardner L., Waller S.T. & González M.C. “A simple contagion process describes spreading of traffic jams in urban networks” Nature Communications. vol 11, Article number: 1616 (2020) [PDF]
  10. Pena-Bello, Alejandro, Edward BarbourMarta C. González, Selin Yilmaz, Martin Kumar Patel, and David Parra. “How Does the Electricity Demand Profile Impact the Attractiveness of PV-Coupled Battery Systems Combining Applications?” Energies, 13:15, 4038 (2020). [PDF]
  11. Vaitla, Bapu, Stefaan Verhulst, Linus Bengtsson, Marta C. González, Rebecca Furst-Nichols, and Emily Courey Pryor. “The promise and perils of big gender data.” Nature Medicine 26, no. 1 (2020): 17-18. [PDF]


  1. Xu, S. ,Di Clemente, R, Marta C. González.  “ Mining urban lifestyles: urban computing, human behavior and recommender systems ” Big Data Recommender Systems – Volume 2: Application Paradigms (pp 71-81)(2019). [eBook]
  2. De Nadai, M., E. Letouze, Marta C. González.  “ Characterizing and analyzing urban dynamics in Bogota ” FD Research Paper Series , No. 2018-70 (2018). [PDF]
  3. Nicolaides, Christos, Demetris Avraam, Luis Cueto‐Felgueroso, Marta C. González, and Ruben Juanes. “Hand‐Hygiene Mitigation Strategies Against Global Disease Spreading through the Air Transportation Network.” Risk Analysis (2019). [PDF]
  4. Fahad Alhasoun and Marta C. González. “Streetify: Using Street View Imagery And Deep Learning For Urban Streets Development.” 2019 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, Los Angeles, CA. [arXiv:1911.08007]
  5. Sharon Xu, Riccardo Di Clemente, Marta C. González. “Mining urban lifestyles: urban computing, human behavior and recommender systems.” Big Data Recommender Systems – Volume 2: Application Paradigms, p. 71-81 (2019). [arXiv:1911.05464]
  6. Pena-Bello, Alejandro, Edward Barbour, M. C. Gonzalez, Martin Kumar Patel, and David Parra. “Optimized PV-coupled battery systems for combining applications: Impact of battery technology and geography.” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 112 (2019): 978-990.
  7. Barbour, Edward, Carlos Cerezo Davila, Siddharth Gupta, Christoph Reinhart, Jasleen Kaur, and Marta C. González. “Planning for sustainable cities by estimating building occupancy with mobile phones.” Nature communications 10, no. 1 (2019): 1-10. [PDF]
  8. Nelson, Andrew, Sarah Lindbergh, Lucy Stephenson, Jeremy Halpern, Fatima Arroyo Arroyo, Xavier Espinet, and Marta C. González. “Coupling natural hazard estimates with road network analysis to assess vulnerability and risk: case study of Freetown (Sierra Leone).” Transportation research record 2673, no. 8 (2019): 11-24. [PDF]
  9. Xu, Yanyan, Shan Jiang, Ruiqi Li, Jiang Zhang, Jinhua Zhao, Sofiane Abbar, and Marta C. González. “Unraveling environmental justice in ambient PM2. 5 exposure in Beijing: A big data approach.” Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 75 (2019): 12-21. [PDF] [Supplementary Information]
  10. Morse, Steven, Marta C. González, and Natasha Markuzon. “Role of persistent cascades in diffusion.” Physical Review E 99, no. 1 (2019): 012323. [PDF]


  1. Olmos, Luis E., Serdar Çolak, Sajjad Shafiei, Meead Saberi, and Marta C. González. “Macroscopic dynamics and the collapse of urban traffic.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115, no. 50 (2018): 12654-12661. [PDF]
  2. Kimon Proussaloglou, Shan Jiang, and Marta C. Gonzalez. Cell Phone Location Data for Travel Behavior Analysis.” National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board for NCHRP (2018). [PDF]
  3. Kalila, Adham, Zeyad Awwad, Riccardo Di Clemente, and Marta C. González. “Big Data Fusion to Estimate Urban Fuel Consumption: A Case Study of Riyadh.” Transportation Research Record 2672, no. 24 (2018): 49-59. [PDF]
  4. Cuttone, Andrea, Sune Lehmann, and Marta C. González. “Understanding predictability and exploration in human mobility.” EPJ Data Science 7, no. 1 (2018): 1-17. [PDF]
  5. Barbour, Edward, and Marta González. “Enhancing household-level load forecasts using daily load profile clustering.” In Proceedings of the 5th Conference on Systems for Built Environments, pp. 107-115. 2018.
  6. Di Clemente, Riccardo, Miguel Luengo-Oroz, Matias Travizano, Sharon Xu, Bapu Vaitla, and Marta C. González. “Sequences of purchases in credit card data reveal lifestyles in urban populations.” Nature communications 9, no. 1 (2018): 1-8. [PDF]
  7. Alhasoun, Fahad, Faisal Aleissa, May Alhazzani, Luis G. Moyano, Claudio Pinhanez, and Marta C. González. “Age density patterns in patients medical conditions: A clustering approach.” PLoS computational biology 14, no. 6 (2018): e1006115. [PDF]
  8. Barbour, Edward, and Marta C. González. “Projecting battery adoption in the prosumer era.” Applied energy 215 (2018): 356-370.
  9. Barbour, Edward, David Parra, Zeyad Awwad, and Marta C. González. “Community energy storage: A smart choice for the smart grid?.” Applied energy 212 (2018): 489-497. [PDF]
  10. Albert, Adrian, Emanuele Strano, Jasleen Kaur, and Marta Gonzalez. “The dark side of the Earth: benchmarking lighting access for all cities on Earth and the CityNet dataset.” In ACM Conference on Knowledge Discovery in Databases (KDD) Workshop on Urban Computing (UrbComp). 2018.
  11. Xu, Yanyan, Serdar Çolak, Emre C. Kara, Scott J. Moura, and Marta C. González. “Planning for electric vehicle needs by coupling charging profiles with urban mobility.” Nature Energy 3, no. 6 (2018): 484-493. [PDF]
  12. Albert, Adrian, Emanuele Strano, Jasleen Kaur, and Marta González. “Modeling urbanization patterns with generative adversarial networks.” In IGARSS 2018-2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, pp. 2095-2098. IEEE, 2018.


  1. Xu, Yanyan, Ruiqi Li, Shan Jiang, Jiang Zhang, and Marta C. González. “Clearer skies in Beijing–revealing the impacts of traffic on the modeling of air quality.” In The 96th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board, Washington DC, Paper, no. 17-05211. 2017. [PDF]
  2. Florez, M., Shan Jiang, Ruiqi Li, Carlos H. Mojica, S. A. Transmilenio, Ramiro A. Rios, and Marta C. González. “Measuring the impact of economic well being in commuting networks–A case study of Bogota, Colombia.” In Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, USA: Transportation Research Board. 2017. [PDF]
  3. Xu, Yanyan and Marta C. González.”Collective benefi ts in traffic during mega events via the use of information technologies”, J. R.  Soc. Interface 14(129), 20161041 (2017). [PDF]
  4. Jiang S., Ferreira, Jr. J. and Marta C. González. “Activity-Based Human Mobility Patterns Inferred from Mobile Phone Data: A Case Study of Singapore”, In  IEEE Trans. in Big Data, Volume 3, Issue: 2 (2017).[PDF]
  5. Alhasoun, Fahad, May Alhazzani, Faisal Aleissa, Riyadh Alnasser, and Marta González. “City scale next place prediction from sparse data through similar strangers.” In Proceedings of ACM KDD Workshop, pp. 191-196. 2017. [PDF]
  6. Albert, Adrian, Jasleen Kaur, and Marta C. Gonzalez. “Using convolutional networks and satellite imagery to identify patterns in urban environments at a large scale.” In Proceedings of the 23rd ACM SIGKDD international conference on knowledge discovery and data mining, pp. 1357-1366. 2017. [PDF]
  7. Xu, Sharon, Edward Barbour, and Marta C. González. “Household segmentation by load shape and daily consumption.” In Proc. ACM SigKDD 2017 Conf. Halifax, Nov. Scotia, Canada, August 2017. 2017.
  8. Vaitla, Bapu, Claudio Bosco, Victor Alegana, Tom Bird, Carla Pezzulo, Graeme Hornby, Alessandro Sorichetta et al. “Big data and the well-being of women and girls: Applications on the social scientific frontier.” (2017).


  1. Paldino, S., Bojic, I., Sobolevsky, S., Ratti, C. and Marta C. González. “Uncovering urban temporal patterns from geo-tagged Photography”, PLoS ONE 12(11), e0165753 (2016). [PDF]
  2. Chodrow, P, Awwad, Z, Jiang, S., and Marta C. González. “Demand and Congestion in Multiplex Transportation”, PLoS ONE 11(9), e0161738 (2016). [PDF]
  3. Jiang S., Yang Y., Gupta S., Veneziano D., Athavale S., and Marta C. González. “TimeGeo: A spatiotemporal framework for modeling urban mobility without surveys“, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113, no (37), E5370-E5378 (2016). [PDF]
  4. Qomi M.J.A., Noshadravan A., Sobstyl A., Toole J., Ferreira Jr. J., Pellenq R.J.M., Ulm F.J. and Marta C. González. “Data Analytics for Simplifying Thermal Efficiency Planning in Cities”, J. Roy. Soc. Interface 13, 20150971 (2016). [PDF]
  5. Lima, A., Stanojevic R., Papagiannaki D., Rodriguez P. and Marta C. González. “Understanding individual routing behaviour”, J. Roy. Soc. Interface 13, 20160021 (2016). [PDF]
  6. Colak, S., Lima, A., and Marta C. González. “Understanding congested travel in urban areas“, Nature Comms. Vol. 2, 10793 (2016). [PDF]
  7. Halu A., Scala A., Khiyami A., and Marta C. González. “Data-driven modeling of solar-powered urban microgrids“, Science Advances 2(1), (2016). [PDF]
  8. Morse, Steven, Marta C. Gonzalez, and Natasha Markuzon. “Persistent cascades: Measuring fundamental communication structure in social networks.” In 2016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (Big Data), pp. 969-975. IEEE, 2016. [PDF]
  9. Yang, Yingxiang, Peter Widhalm, Shounak Athavale, and Marta C. Gonzalez. “Mobility sequence extraction and labeling using sparse cell phone data.” In Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence. 2016. [PDF]


  1. Fast, S.M., Marta C. González, and Markuzon N. “Cost-effective control of infectious disease outbreaks accounting for societal reaction”, PLoS ONE 10(8), e0136059 (2015). [PDF]
  2. Paldino, S., Bojic, I., Sobolevsky, S., Ratti, C. and Marta C. González. “Urban magnetism through the lens of geo-tagged photography”, EPJ Data Science 4(1), 1-17 (2015).
  3. Toole J.L., Lin Y., Muehlegger E., Shoag D., Marta C. González, and Lazer D. “Tracking Employment Shocks using Mobile Phone Data”, J. R. Soc. Interface 12, 20150185 (2015).
  4. Toole J.L., Colak S., Sturt B., Alexandre L., Evsukoff A., and Marta C. González. “The Path Most Travelled: Travel Demand Estimation Using Big Data“, Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies 58, 162-177 (2015). [PDF]
  5. Colak S., Alexander L.P., Guatimosim Alvim B., Mehndiretta S.R., and Marta C. González. “Analyzing Cell Phone Location Data for Urban Travel: Current Methods, Limitations and Opportunities“, Transportation Research Records, presented in the annual TRB meeting as Practice Ready.” (2015).
  6. Fast S.M., Marta C. González, Wilson J.M., and Markuzon N. “Modeling the Propagation of Social Response during a Disease Outbreak.”, J. R. Soc. Interface 12, 20141105 (2015). [PDF]
  7. Widhalm P., Yang Y., Ulm M., Athavale S. and Marta C. González. “Discovering urban activity patterns in cell phone data”, Transportation 42, 597-623 (2015). [PDF]
  8. Alexander L., Jiang S., Murga M., and Marta C. González. “Origin–destination trips by purpose and time of day inferred from mobile phone data“, Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies 48, 240-250 (2015). [PDF]
  9. Toole J.L. , Herrera-Yague C., Schneider C.M., and Marta C. González. “Coupling Human Mobility and Social Ties Social Ties”, Journal of The Royal Society Interface 12(105), 20141128 (2015). [PDF]
  10. Herrera-Yague C., Schneider C.M., Couronne T., Smoreda Z., Benito R.M., Zu ria P.J., and Marta C. González. “The Anatomy of Urban Social Networks and its Implications in the Searchability Problem”, Scientific Reports 5, 10265 (2015). [PDF]
  11. De Domenico M., Lima A., Marta C. González, and Arenas A. “Personalized Routing for Multitudes in Smart Cities”, EPJ Data Science 4, 1 (2015). [PDF]
  12. Toole, Jameson L., Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye, Marta C. González, and Alex Sandy Pentland. “Modeling and understanding intrinsic characteristics of human mobility.” In Social phenomena, pp. 15-35. Springer, Cham, 2015.[PDF]
  13. Alexander, Lauren P., and Marta C. González. “Assessing the impact of real-time ridesharing on urban traffic using mobile phone data.” Proc. UrbComp (2015): 1-9. [PDF]


  1. Iqbal Md.S., Choudhury C.F., Wang P., and Marta C. González. “Development of Origin-destination Matrices Using Phone Call Data”, Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies 40, 63-74 (2014). [PDF]
  2. Yang Y., Herrera-Yague C., Eagle N., and Marta C. González. “Limits of Predictability in Commuting Flows in the Absence of Data for Calibration”, Scientific Reports 4, 5662 (2014). [PDF]
  3. Wang P., Liu L., Li X., Li G. and Marta C. González. “Empirical Study of Long-range Connections in a Road Network Offers New Ingredient for Navigation Optimization Models”, New Journal of Physics 16, 013012 (2014). [PDF]
  4. Yang Y., Gerstle D., Widhalm P., Bauer D., and Marta C. González. “Potential of Low-Frequency Automated Vehicle Location Data for Monitoring and Control of Bus Performance”, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board 2351(1), 54-64 (2014). [PDF]
  5. Ren Y., Ercsey-Ravasz M., Wang P., Marta C. González, and Toroczkai Z. “Predicting commuter flows in spatial networks using a radiation model based on temporal ranges”, Nature Communications 5, 5347 (2014). [PDF]
  6. Herrera-Yague, C., Schneider, C., Smoreda, Z., Couronne and Marta C. González, “The elliptic model for communication fluxes”, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment 2014 (4), P04022 (2014). [PDF]
  7. Tizzoni M., Bajardi P., Decuyper A., Kon Kam King G., Schneider C.M., Blondel V., Smoreda Z., Marta C. González, and Colizza V. “On the Use of Human Mobility Proxy for the Modeling of Epidemics”, PLoS Comput. Biol 10(7), e1003716 (2014). [PDF]


  1. Colak S., Schneider C.M., Wang P., and Marta C. González. “On the Role of Spatial Dynamics and Topology on Networks Flows”, New Journal of Physics 15, 113037 (2013).
  2. Schneider C.M., Belik V., Couronne T., Smoreda Z., and Marta C. González. “Unravelling Daily Mobility Motifs”, Journal of The Royal Society Interface 10(84), 20130246 (2013).
  3. Wang P., Marta C. González, Menezes R., Barabasi A.-L. “Understanding the Spread of Malicious Mobile-phone Programs and their Damage Potential”, Int. J. of Inf. Security 12(5), 383-392 (2013).
  4. Hasan S., Schneider C.M., Ukkusuri S.V., and Marta C. González. “Spatiotemporal Patterns of  Human Mobility”, Journal of Statistical Physics 151, 304-318 (2013).


  1. Jiang S., Ferreira Jr J., and Marta C. González. “Clustering Daily Patterns of Human Activities in the City”, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery 25, 478-510 (2012). [PDF]
  2. Simini F., Marta C. González, Maritan A., Barabasi A.-L. “A Universal Model for Mobility and Migration Patterns”, Nature 484 (7392), 96-100 (2012).[PDF]
  3. Toole J.L., Cha M., and Marta C. González. “Modeling the Adoption of Innovations in the Presence of Geographic and Media Influences”, PLoS ONE 7 (1), e29528 (2012). [PDF]
  4. Fazeen M., Gozick B., Dantu R., Bhukhiya M. and Marta C. González. “Safe Driving Using Mobile Phones”, Intelligent Transportation Systems, IEEE Transactions on 13(3), 1462-1468 (2012).
  5. Wang P., Hunter T., Bayen A.M., Schechtner K., and Marta C. González. “Understanding Road Usage Patterns in Urban Areas“, Scienti c Reports 2, 1001 (2012).
  6. Nicolaides C., Cueto-Felgueroso L., Marta C. González, and Juanes R. “A Metric of Influential Spreading during Contagion Dynamics through the Air Transportation Network”, PLoS ONE 7(7), e40961 (2012).[PDF]

Before 2011

  1. Onnela J.-P., Arbesman S., Gonzalez M.C., Barabasi A.-L., and Christakis N.A. “Geographic Constraints on Social Network Groups”, PLoS ONE 6(4), e16939 (2011). [PDF]
  2. Park J., Lee D.-S., and Gonzalez M.C. “The Eigenmode Analysis of Human Motion”, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment 2010(11), P11021 (2010).
  3. Wang P. and Gonzalez M.C. “Understanding Spatial Connectivity of Individuals with Nonuniform Population Density”, Philosophical Transactions A 367, 3321-3329 (2009).
  4. Wang P. and Gonzalez M.C., Hidalgo C.A and Barabasi A.-L., “Understanding the Spreading Patterns of Mobile Phone Viruses”, Science 324, 1071-1076 (2009).
  5. Gonzalez M.C., Hidalgo C.A and Barabasi A.-L. “Understanding Individual Human Mobility Patterns“, Nature 453, 479-482 (2008).
  6. Candia J., Gonzalez M.C., Wang P., Schoenharl T., Madey G., and Barabasi A.-L. “Uncovering Individual and Collective Human Dynamics From Mobile Phone Records”, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 41, 224015 (2008).
  7. Gonzalez M.C. and Barabasi A.-L. “Complex Networks: From Data to Models”, Nature Physics 3, 24-25 (2007).
  8. Gonzalez M.C., Herrmann H.J., Kertesz J., and Vicsek T. “Community Structure and Ethnic Preferences in School Friendship Networks”, Physica A 379, 307-316. (2007).
  9. Schwaemmle V., Gonzalez M.C., Moreira A.A., Andrade J.S. Jr., and Herrmann H.J. “Diff erent Topologies for a Herding Model of Opinion”, Physical Review E 75, 066108 (2007).
  10. Gonzalez M.C., Lind P.G. and Herrmann H.J. “Networks based on Collisions among Mobile Agents”, Physica D 224, 137-148 (2007).
  11. Gonzalez M.C., Lind P.G., and Herrmann H.J. “System of Mobile Agents to Model Social Networks”, Physical Review Letters 96, 088702 (2006).
  12. Gonzalez M.C., Lind P.G., and Herrmann H.J. “Model of Mobile Agents for Sexual Interactions Networks”, European Physical Journal B 49, 371-376 (2006).
  13. Gonzalez M.C., Sousa A.O., and Herrmann H.J. “Renormalizing Sznajd Model on Complex Networks Taking into Account the E ffects of Growth”, European Physical Journal B 49, 253-257 (2006).
  14. Lind P.G., Gonzalez M.C., and Herrmann H.J. “Cycles and Clustering in Bipartite Networks”, Physical Review E 72, 056127 (2005).
  15. Gonzalez M.C., Araujo A.D., and Herrmann H.J. “Cluster Size Distribution of Infection in a System of Mobile Agents”, Physica A 356, 100-106 (2005).
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