O’Sullivan, Hendry, Davies,...? A complex networks approach to ranking professional Snooker players

The question is often posed regarding who is the greatest competitor within a given sport resulting in endless debates without definitive answer and is generally discussed via qualitative, rather than quantitative, arguments. In this talk we consider …

Anderson-like localization in real-world non-normal networks

In this talk we discuss the level of localization present within the Laplacian matrix of a large collection of empirical networks and demonstrate how it is related to the spectral properties of these network's adjacency.

Identification of skill in an online game: The case of Fantasy Premier League

In this talk we consider what makes a successful Fantasy Premier League manager through a combination of data science, networks, and statistical analysis.