Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Law and director of the Center for Health Policy and Law
Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Computer and Information Science
Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management
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Alessandro Vespignani's research includes developing data-driven models for the spread of infectious diseases; studying social human behavior; modeling the evolution of complex social and technological networks; mining usage and traffic patterns in technological networks such as the Web and the Internet; studying the interaction between social dynamics and online behaviors. Prof. Vespignani is at the forefront of mapping the spread of COVID-19.