Lab Members & Collaborators

Principal Investigator

George Sugihara
McQuown Chair Professor of Natural Science


Graduate Students 


Erik Saberski
Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Researchers

Tom Lorimer
Postdoctoral Researcher, Eawag

Visiting Scholars

Cole Graham

 Nannan Zhang
Visiting Scholar


Wassapon Watanakeesuntorn
Graduate Student, Nara Institute of Science and Technology

Heli Einberg
Collaborator,PhD student at University of Tartu

Affiliated Researchers


  Ethan Deyle
Collaborator, Assistant Professor at Boston University

Joseph Park
Collaborator, Physical and Information Scientist at the U.S. Department of Interior South Florida Natural Resources Center  (SFRNC)

 Gerald Pao & Yair Daon
 Visiting Scholars

Martin Rypdal
Returning Fall 2019, Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of Tromsø

Hiroaki Natsukawa
Collaborator, Professor at Kyoto University

Koji Koyamada
Collaborator, Professor at Kyoto University

Michael J. Zyphur
Joining in Spring 2019, Associate Professor of Management & Marketing and Business & Economics, University of Melbourne

Jinjing Li
Joining in Spring 2019, Associate Professor of National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling, Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis, University of Canberra

Andrew Frederick Johnson
Collaborator, MarFishEco fisheries consultants

Alfredo Giron-Nava
Collaborator, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis

Simone Cenci
Collaborator, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Undergraduate Researchers

Cameron Smith

Ben Wiersma

Unduwap KandageDon

Former Undergraduate Researcher Students

  • Richard Penner
  • Alan Trombla: Academy Award-Winning Animator
  • DJ Patil: Former-Chief White House Data Scientist
  • Annie Park
  • Mohamad Serdarat

Former Graduate Students

  • Alistair Hobday: Senior Principal Research Scientist
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
  • Chi-Hao Hsieh: Professor at the National Taiwan University
    Institute of Oceanography and Institute of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Charles Perretti
  • Hao Ye
  • Ethan Deyle
  • Alfredo Giron-Nava

Former Postdocs

  • Luis Bersier: Professor at the University of Friebourg
    Department of Biology- Ecology & Evolution
  • Martin Casdagli
  • Reggie Brown
  • Franck Courchamp: First Class Senior Researcher
    French National Center for Scientific Research
  • Sarah Glaser: Research Scientist and Adjunct Professor at the University of Denver
    Josef Korbel School of International Studies
  • Yair Daon
  • Hao Ye: Postdoctoral Associate at the University of Florida
  • Ethan Deyle: Assistant Professor at Boston University