People

Vittorio Loreto

Research Leader

Fields of study:
Language dynamics, Online social dynamics, Phylogeny and evolution, Complexity Theory

Publications

Significance and popularity in music production

B. Monechi, P. Gravino, V. Servedio, F. Tria, V. Loreto
R. Soc.open sci. 4: 170433 (2017)

Opinion Dynamics: Models, Extensions and External Effects

A. Sirbu, V. Loreto, V. Servedio, F. Tria
Participatory Sensing, Opinions and Collective Awareness - Understanding Complex Systems (2017)

The regularity game: Investigating linguistic rule dynamics in a population of interacting agents

C. Cuskley, C. Castellano, F. Colaiori, V. Loreto, M. Pugliese, F. Tria
Cognition 159 (2017)

Exploring the evolution of pathogens organised in discrete antigenic clusters

M. Pugliese, V. Loreto, S. Pompei, F. Tria
Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment (2016)

Dynamics on Expanding Spaces: Modeling the Emergence of Novelties

V. Loreto, V. Servedio, S. H. Strogatz, F. Tria
Lecture Notes in Morphogenesis (2016)

Large Scale Engagement Through Web-Gaming and Social Computations

V. Servedio, S. Caminiti, P. Gravino, V. Loreto, A. Sirbu, F. Tria
Understanding Complex Systems - Participatory Sensing, Opinions and Collective Awareness (2016)

On the Emergence of Syntactic Structures: Quantifying and Modeling Duality of Patterning

V. Loreto, P. Gravino, V. Servedio, F. Tria
New Frontiers in Language Evolution and Development (2016)

Participatory Patterns in an International Air Quality Monitoring Initiative

A. Sirbu, M. Becker, S. Caminiti, B. De Baets, B. Elen, L. Francis, P. Gravino, A. Hotho, S. Ingarra, V. Loreto, A. Molino, J. Mueller, J. Peters, F. Ricchiuti, F. Saracino, V. Servedio, G. Stumme, J. Theunis, F. Tria, J. Van den Bossche
PLOS one 10(08) (2015)

Local Optimization Strategies in Urban Vehicular Mobility

P. Mastroianni, B. Monechi, C. Liberto, G. Valenti, V. Servedio, V. Loreto
PLoS ONE 10 (2015)

Optimal Learning Paths in Information Networks

G. C. Rodi, V. Loreto, V. Servedio, F. Tria
Scientific Reports 5 10286 (2015)

Modeling the Emergence of Contact Languages

F. Tria, V. Servedio, V. Loreto, S. S. Mufwene
PLoS ONE 10(4) (2015)

The dynamics of correlated novelties

F. Tria, V. Loreto, V. Servedio, S. H. Strogatz
Scientific Reports 4 (2014)

XTribe: A web-based social computation platform

S. Caminiti, F. Tria, A. Sirbu, V. Servedio, V. Loreto, P. Gravino, C. Cicali
IEEE Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Cloud and Green Computing, Karlsruhe, Germany (2013)

Cohesion, consensus and extreme information in opinion dynamics

A. Sirbu, V. Loreto, V. Servedio, F. Tria
Advances in Complex Systems 16 (2013)

Awareness and learning in participatory noise sensing

M. Becker, L. C. Caminiti, D. Fiorella, D. Francis, P. Gravino, M. Haklay, A. Hotho, V. Loreto, J. Mueller, F. Ricchiuti, V. Servedio, A. Sirbu, F. Tria
PLoS ONE 8(12) (2013)

Opinion Dynamics with disagreement and modulated information

A. Sirbu, V. Loreto, V. Servedio, F. Tria
Journal of Statistical Physics Volume 151 (2013)

A stochastic local search approach to language trees reconstruction

F. Tria, E. Caglioti, V. Loreto, A. Pagnani
Diachronica - Special issue: Quantitative Approaches to Linguistic Diversity: Commemorating the centenary of the birth of Morris Swadesh. 46 (2012)

Linguistics in Sylicon

Sistemi intelligenti. Rivista quadrimestrale di scienze cognitive e di intelligenza artificiale (2012)

Challenges in Complex Systems Science

R. Mackay, M. San Miguel, A. Dìaz-Guilera, P. Erdi, D. Helbing, J. J. Johnson, K. Kaski, J. Kertesz, V. Loreto
European Physical Journal - Special Topics 214 (2012)

Why are basic color names basic?

A. Mukherjee, V. Loreto, F. Tria
Advances in Complex Systems 15 (3 & 4) (2012)

Language Dynamics

A. Baronchelli, V. Loreto, F. Tria
Editorial for a Special Issue in Advances in Complex Systems 15(3 & 4) (2012)

Complex structures and semantics in free word association

P. Gravino, V. Servedio, A. Barrat, V. Loreto
Advances in Complex Systems 15 (3 & 4) (2012)

Exploring the Roles of Complex Networks in Linguistic Categorization

T. Gong, A. Baronchelli, A. Puglisi, V. Loreto
Artificial Life 18(1) (2012)

Manifesto of Computational Social Science

R. Conte, N. Gilbert, G. Bonelli, C. Cioffi-Revilla, G. Deffuant, J. Kertesz, V. Loreto, S. Moat, J. Nadal, A. Sanchez, A. Nowak, A. Flache, M. San Miguel, D. Helbing
European Physical Journal - Special Topics 214 (2012)

Fisica generale. Meccanica

V. Loreto, A. Baldassarri, V. Servedio, F. Tria
Fisica generale. Meccanica (Book) McGraw Hill, 2012 (ISBN 978-88-386-6795-4) (2012)

Statistical physics of language dynamics

V. Loreto, A. Baronchelli, A. Mukherjee, A. Puglisi, F. Tria
Journal of Statistical Mechanics P04006 (2011)

Brownian motor in a granular medium

G. Pontuale, A. Petri, V. Loreto, F. Dalton, R. Balzan
Physical Review E 83 (2011)

Aging in language dynamics

A. Mukherjee, F. Tria, A. Baronchelli, A. Puglisi, V. Loreto
PLoS ONE 6(2) (2011)

A fast no-rejection algorithm for the Category Game

F. Tria, A. Mukherjee, A. Baronchelli, A. Puglisi, V. Loreto
Journal of Computational Science Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2011 (2011)

A fast noise reduction driven distance-based phylogenetic algorithm

F. Tria, E. Caglioti, V. Loreto, S. Pompei
Proceedings of BIOCOMP2010B (2010)

Distance-based Phylogenetic algorithms: new insights and applications

S. Pompei, E. Caglioti, V. Loreto, F. Tria
Math. Models Methods Appl. Sci. 20 (2010)

Participatory sensing in policy modelling: a complex systems view

V. Loreto, A. Capocci, V. Servedio
Position paper of the CROSSROAD project (2010)

Mathematical modeling of language games

V. Loreto, A. Baronchelli, A. Puglisi
book chapter in: Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents eds S. Nolfi and M. Mirolli. Springer (2010)

Theoretical Tools in Modeling Communication and Language Dynamics

Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents (2010)

Modeling the Formation of Language: Conclusions and Future Research

L. Steels, V. Loreto
Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents eds. S. Nolfi and M. Mirolli. Springer (2010)

Friendship, collaboration and semantics in Flickr: from social interaction to semantic similarity

A. Capocci, A. Baldassarri, V. Servedio, V. Loreto
Proceedings of the International Workshop on Modeling Social Media, Toronto, Canada June 13-16 2010 Paper n. 8, ACM, New York, NY, USA (2010)

Statistical properties of inter-arrival times distribution in social tagging systems

A. Capocci, A. Baldassarri, V. Servedio, V. Loreto
Proceeding HT \'09- Proceedings of the 20th ACM conference on Hypertext and hypermedia (2009)

Consensus and ordering in language dynamics

X. Castelló, A. Baronchelli, V. Loreto
The European Physical Journal B 71,4 (2009)

Complex systems approach to the emergence of language

A. Baronchelli, C. Cattuto, V. Loreto, A. Puglisi
Language, Evolution, and the Brain. Hong Kong : City University of Hong Kong Press. (2009)