Singapore Institute of Technology

Michael Thorsten Gastner


  • Density-equalizing map projections: Diffusion-based algorithm and applications
  • Network formation, statistical physics and social dynamics
  • The distribution functions of vessel calls and port connectivity in the global cargo ship network
  • Spatial distributions: Density-equalizing map projections, facility location, and two-dimensional networks
  • Cartogram
  • Balancing shape distortions and contiguity in cartograms
  • Beyond Fortune 500: Women in a Global Network of Directors
  • Teaching Data Visualisation and Basic Map-Making Skills at a Liberal Arts College
  • Effectiveness of Area-to-Value Legends and Grid Lines in Contiguous Area Cartograms
  • Smooth Pycnophylactic Interpolation Produced by Density-Equalising Map Projections
  • a web application for generating contiguous cartograms
  • Mean Consensus Time of the Voter Model on Networks Partitioned into Two Cliques of Arbitrary Sizes
  • Shape and efficiency in growing spatial distribution networks
  • Motivating good practices for the creation of contiguous area cartograms
  • Modelling on the very large-scale connectome
  • Data set discussed in "Beyond Fortune 500: Women in a Global Network of Directors"
  • The geography and carbon footprint of mobile phone use in Cote d’Ivoire
  • The Ising chain constrained to an even or odd number of positive spins
  • Traffic flow in a spatial network model
  • Scaling and entropy inp-median facility location along a line
  • Opinion Formation Models on a Gradient
  • The topology of large Open Connectome networks for the human brain
  • Optimal design of spatial distribution networks
  • How Heavy-Tailed is the Distribution of Global Cargo Ship Traffic?
  • The geometry of percolation fronts in two-dimensional lattices with spatially varying densities
  • Erratum: Price of Anarchy in Transportation Networks: Efficiency and Optimality Control [Phys. Rev. Lett.101, 128701 (2008)]
  • Consensus time in a voter model with concealed and publicly expressed opinions
  • Changes in the Gradient Percolation Transition Caused by an Allee Effect
  • Inefficiency in Networks with Multiple Sources and Sinks
  • Shape and efficiency in spatial distribution networks
  • Price of Anarchy in Transportation Networks: Efficiency and Optimality Control
  • Fast flow-based algorithm for creating density-equalizing map projections
  • Transition from Connected to Fragmented Vegetation across an Environmental Gradient: Scaling Laws in Ecotone Geometry
  • The risk of marine bioinvasion caused by global shipping
  • The complex network of global cargo ship movements
  • The spatial structure of networks
  • From The Cover: Diffusion-based method for producing density-equalizing maps
  • The impact of hypocrisy on opinion formation: A dynamic model
  • Voter model on networks partitioned into two cliques of arbitrary sizes
  • Task-Based Effectiveness of Interactive Contiguous Area Cartograms
  • Mapping the inequality of the global distribution of seasonal influenza vaccine
  • Agent-based neutral competition in two-community networks
  • Comparative evaluation of the web-based contiguous cartogram generation tool

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