Matjaz Perc - CSH

Matjaz Perc

University of Maribor & CSH External Faculty

Matjaz Perc is professor of physics at the University of Maribor and director of the Complex Systems Center Maribor. He is member of Academia Europaea and the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, and he was among the top one percent of the most cited physicists according to Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers in 2014 and 2015.


Matjaz received the Zois Certificate of Recognition for outstanding research achievements in theoretical physics in 2009 and the Young Scientist Award for socio-and econophysics in 2015. His research on complex systems covers evolutionary game theory, social physics, large-scale data analysis, and network science, and has been covered by Nature News, New Scientist, MIT Technology Review, Inside Science, Boston Globe, Fox News, Chemistry World,, Physics Today, Science News, and APS Physics.