Professor Geoff J Rodgers

Professor Geoff J Rodgers Pro Vice Chancellor Research
Director of BURSt
Room: Halsbury Building 158A
Brunel University London
Uxbridge
UB8 3PH
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1895 265609
Fax: +44 (0)1895 269757
Email: g.j.rodgers@brunel.ac.uk
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Research Interests

Applying statistical mechanics to problems in social science, economics and finance. Complex Networks.

University Research Centre Membership

Research Group Membership

Publications

Journal Papers

(2012) Colman, ER. and Rodgers, GJ., Kinetics of node splitting in evolving complex networks, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 391 (24) : 6626- 6631 Download publication

(2011) Colman, ER. and Rodgers, GJ., The resistance of randomly grown trees, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 44 (50) : 505001 Download publication

(2010) Scoble, R., Dickson, KE., Hanney, SR. and Rodgers, GJ., Institutional strategies for capturing socio-economic impact of academic research, Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management 32 (5) : 499- 510 Download publication

(2010) Tadić, B. and Rodgers, GJ., Modelling conflicts with cluster dynamics in networks, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 389 (23) : 5495- 5502

(2009) Masucci, AP. and Rodgers, GJ., Differences between normal and shuffled texts: structural properties of weighted networks, Advances in Complex Systems 12 (1) : 113- 129

(2008) Bedogne, C. and Rodgers, GJ., Adjacency networks, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 387 (27) : 6863- 6868

(2008) Bedogne, C., Masucci, AR. and Rodgers, GJ., Diophantine networks, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 387 (8-9) : 2161- 2169 Download publication

(2008) Nagao, T. and Rodgers, GJ., Spectral density of complex networks with a finite mean degree, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 41 (26) : 265002 Download publication

(2008) Masucci, AP. and Rodgers, GJ., The network of commuters in London, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 387 (14) : 3781- 3788

(2007) Bedogne, C. and Rodgers, GJ., A continuous model of human dynamics, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 385 (1) : 356- 362

(2007) Hellervik, A. and Rodgers, GJ., A power law distribution in patients' lengths of stay in hospital, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 379 (1) : 235- 240 Download publication

(2007) Kujawski, B., Holyst, J. and Rodgers, GJ., Growing trees in internet news groups and forums, Physical Review E 76 (3) : 036103 Download publication

(2007) Wyld, A. and Rodgers, GJ., Models for random graphs with variable strength edges, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 374 (1) : 491- 500

(2007) Masucci, AP. and Rodgers, GJ., Multi-directed Eulerian growing networks, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 386 (1) : 557- 563 Download publication

(2007) Kujawski, B., Tadic, B. and Rodgers, GJ., Preferential behaviour and scaling in diffusive dynamics on networks, New Journal of Physics 9154 Download publication

(2007) Tadic, B., Rodgers, GJ. and Thurner, S., Transport on complex networks: flow, jamming and optimization, International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos 17 (7) : 2363- 2385 Download publication

(2006) Bedogne, C. and Rodgers, GJ., Complex growing networks with intrinsic vertex fitness, Physical Review E 74 (4) : 046115

(2006) Masucci, AP. and Rodgers, GJ., Network properties of written human language, Physical Review E 74 (2) : 026102 Download publication

(2005) Rodgers, GJ., Austin, K., Kahng, B. and Kim, D., Eigenvalue spectra of complex networks, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 38 (43) : 9431- 9437 Download publication

(2005) Kim, DH., Rodgers, GJ., Kahng, B. and Kim, D., Modelling hierarchical and modular complex networks: division and independence, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 351 (2-4) : 671- 679

(2005) Rawal, S., Rodgers, GJ. and Yap, YJ., Modelling the distribution of salaries, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 357 (3-4) : 477- 484

(2005) Rawal, S. and Rodgers, GJ., Modelling the gap size distribution of parked cars, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 346 (3-4) : 621- 630

(2005) Kim, DH., Rodgers, GJ., Kahng, B. and Kim, D., Spin-glass phase transition on scale-free networks, Physical Review E 71 (5) : 056115 Download publication

(2004) Guzman, F., Rodgers, GJ. and Sotolongo-Costa, O., Fingerprints of non-extensivity in DNA fragment distributions, Revista Cubana de Fisica 21 (1-2) : 29- 32

(2004) Krasikov, I., Rodgers, GJ. and Tripp, CE., Growing random sequences, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 37 (6) : 2365- 2370 Download publication

(2004) Tadic, B., Thurner, S. and Rodgers, GJ., Traffic on complex networks: towards understanding global statistical properties from microscopic density fluctuations, Physical Review E 69 (3) : 036102 Download publication

(2003) Sotolongo-Costa, O. and Rodgers, GJ., Bose-Einstein condensation in random directed networks, Physical Review E 68 (5) : 056118 Download publication

(2003) Filipe, JAN. and Rodgers, GJ., Exact solution of a generalized model for surface deposition, Physical Review E 68 (2) : 027102 Download publication

(2003) Austin, K. and Rodgers, GJ., Growing networks with two vertex types, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 326 (3-4) : 594- 603 Download publication

(2003) Rawal, S. and Rodgers, GJ., Modelling inflation as a random process, International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Finance 6 (8) : 821- 828

(2003) Rodgers, GJ., Yap, YJ. and Young, TP., Simple models of waiting lists, Advances in Complex Systems 6 (2) : 215- 222

(2003) Edwards, PJ., Hobson, PR. and Rodgers, GJ., Speckle noise arising from coherently illuminated polydisperse and continuous size distributions of discs, Journal of Modern Optics 50 (12) : 1849- 1856

(2002) Rodgers, GJ. and Zheng, DF., A herding model with preferential attachment and fragmentation, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 308 (1-4) : 375- 380 Download publication

(2002) Zheng, D., Rodgers, GJ. and Hui, PM., A model for the size distribution of customer groups and businesses, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 310 (3-4) : 480- 486 Download publication

(2002) Ergun, G. and Rodgers, GJ., Growing random networks with fitness, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 303 (1-2) : 261- 272 Download publication

(2002) Rodgers, GJ. and Yap, YJ., Growth and addition in a herding model, The European Physical Journal B - Condensed Matter and Complex Systems 28 (1) : 129- 132

(2002) Zheng, DF., Rodgers, GJ., Hui, PM. and D'Hulst, R., Non-universal scaling and dynamical feedback in generalized models of financial markets, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 303 (1-2) : 176- 184 Download publication

(2002) Tadic, B. and Rodgers, GJ., Packet transport on scale free networks, Advances in Complex Systems 5 (4) : 445- 456 Download publication

(2002) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Percolation and depinning transitions in cut-and-paste models of adaptation, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 308 (1-4) : 443- 459 Download publication

(2001) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Bid distributions of competing agents in simple models of auctions, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 294 (3-4) : 447- 464 Download publication

(2001) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Business size distributions, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 299 (1-2) : 328- 333

(2001) Krapivsky, PL., Rodgers, GJ. and Redner, S., Degree distributions of growing networks, Physical Review Letters 86 (23) : 5401- 5404 Download publication

(2001) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Models for the size distribution of businesses in a price driven market, The European Physical Journal B - Condensed Matter and Complex Systems 21 (3) : 447- 453

(2001) Rodgers, GJ. and Darby-Dowman, K., Properties of a growing random directed network, The European Physical Journal B - Condensed Matter and Complex Systems 23 (2) : 267- 271

(2001) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Transition from coherence to bistability in a model of financial markets, The European Physical Journal B - Condensed Matter and Complex Systems 20 (4) : 619- 625 Download publication

(2000) Khorunzhy, A. and Rodgers, GJ., Asymptotic distribution of eigenvalues of weakly dilute Wishart matrices, Mathematical Physics, Analysis and Geometry 3 (1) : 1- 31

(2000) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Democracy versus dictatorship in self-organized models of financial markets, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 280 (3-4) : 554- 565 Download publication

(2000) Tavassoli, Z. and Rodgers, GJ., Diffusive growth of a single droplet with three different boundary conditions, The European Physical Journal B - Condensed Matter and Complex Systems 14 (1) : 139- 144 Download publication

(2000) Sotolongo-Costa, O., Rodriguez, AH. and Rodgers, GJ., Dimensional crossover in fragmentation, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 286 (3-4) : 638- 642 Download publication

(2000) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Exact solution of a model for crowding and information transmission in financial markets, International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Finance 3 (4) : 609- 616 Download publication

(2000) D'hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Strategy selection in the minority game, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 278 (3-4) : 579- 587

(2000) Sotolongo-Costa, O., Rodriguez, AH. and Rodgers, GJ., Tsallis entropy and the transition to scaling in fragmentation, Entropy 2 (4) : 172- 177 Download publication

(1999) Rodgers, GJ., Methodologies in spectral analysis of large dimensional random matrices, a review, by ZD Bai. Comment: Spectral analysis of random matrices using the replica method, Statistica Sinica 9 (3) : 662- 667

(1999) Tavassoli, Z. and Rodgers, GJ., Models of fragmentation with composite power laws, Physics Letters A 256 (4) : 272- 283

(1999) Head, DA. and Rodgers, GJ., Stretched exponentials and power laws in granular avalanching, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 32 (8) : 1387- 1393 Download publication

(1999) D'hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., The Hamming distance in the minority game, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 270 (3-4) : 514- 525 Download publication

(1998) Head, DA. and Rodgers, GJ., A coarse-grained model for granular compaction and relaxation, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 31 (1) : 107- 122 Download publication

(1998) Rodgers, GJ. and Tavassoli, Z., Deposition and growth of domains in one dimension, Physics Letters A 246 (3-4) : 252- 258

(1998) Filipe, JAN., Rodgers, GJ. and Tavassoli, Z., Deposition on disordered substrates with precursor layer diffusion, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 31 (37) : 7417- 7427

(1998) Khorunzhy, A. and Rodgers, GJ., On the Wigner law in dilute random matrices, Reports on Mathematical Physics 42 (3) : 297- 319

(1998) Head, DA. and Rodgers, GJ., The anisotropic Bak-Sneppen model, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 31 (17) : 3977- 3988 Download publication

(1997) Head, DA. and Rodgers, GJ., Crossover to self-organized criticality in an inertial sandpile model, Physical Review E 55 (3) : 2573- 2579 Download publication

(1997) Khorunzhy, A. and Rodgers, GJ., Eigenvalue distribution of large dilute random matrices, Journal of Mathematical Physics 38 (6) : 3300- 3320 Download publication

Conference Papers

(2007) Kujawski, B., Tadic, B. and Rodgers, GJ., Origin of scaling on networks, structural inhomogeneity and preference in dynamical behaviour, Conference on Noise and Stochastics in Complex Systems and Finance

(2004) Rawal, S. and Rodgers, GJ., Growth and coagulation in a herding model, Applications of Physics in Financial Analysis 4 Conference (APFA4), Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications (344) : 50- 55 Download publication

(2004) Austin, K. and Rodgers, GJ., Universal features of network topology, 4th International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS 2004), Lecture Notes in Computer Science (3038) : 1054- 1061 Download publication

(2003) D'Hulst, R. and Rodgers, GJ., Efficiency and persistence in models of adaptation, International Econophysics Conference, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications (324) : 323- 329 Download publication

(2000) Edwards, PJ., Hobson, PR. and Rodgers, GJ., Intrinsic speckle noise in in-line particle holography due to poly-disperse and continuous particle sizes, Conference on Optical Diagnostics for Industrial Applications Download publication

Book Chapters

(2006) Austin, K. and Rodgers, GJ., Growth of random sequences. In: The Logistic Map and the Route to Chaos. Berlin/Heidelberg : Springer 99- 113

(2006) Kujawski, B., Rodgers, GJ. and Tadic, B., Local information based algorithms for packet transport in complex networks. In: Alexandrov, VN., VanAlbada, GD., PMA, S. and Dongarra, J. eds. Computational Science – ICCS 2006. Berlin/Heidelberg : Springer (3993/2006) : 1024- 1031

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