Christos Nicolaides is currently an IDE Postdoctoral Fellow. For the last two years he was a James McDonnell Postdoctoral Fellow in complex systems under the supervision of Sinan Aral at the Information Technology group at MIT Sloan School of Management.
His research interest includes social influence in complex networks, digital media, and the design of effective digital strategy. Before joining at Sloan School, Christos completed his PhD degree at the Civil and Environmental Engineering department at MIT, where he worked on understanding human mobility as well as the mechanisms of disease spreading in social and transportation networks. He holds a bachelor degree in Physics and a master degree in Applied Mathematics from Imperial College London.