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Maksim Kitsak, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Electrical Engineering,
Mathematics and Computer Science

Delft University of Technology

M.Sc. Program Coordinator
Track: Wireless Communication and Sensing

Editorial Board Member
Nature Scientific Reports

Consultant in Network and Data Sciences

Skype: mkitsak
Office: 09.260

Phone: +1 (857) 869-5102 (Viber and Whatsapp only)
Phone: +31 (0) 687-520-206
E-mail: maksim.kitsak (at) gmail

Delft University of Technology, EEMCS
Mekelweg 4, 09.260
Delft, 2628CD, the Netherlands



  • 01/13/2021: Geometric Representations of Complementarity-Driven Networks:
    On Wednesday, January 20, 2021 I will give a talk @ the NICO webinar at Northwestern University.
    This talk should be of interest to all Network and Data Scientists. NICO webinars are open to public!
  • 12/23/2020: Good news in the end of the year! Together with Sergio Pequito we received seed funding to develop Privacy and Security theory for incomplete dynamic networks.
    Many thanks to the TU Delft Safety and Security Institute!
  • 11/02/2020: Honored to be a coauthor of a paper by Massimo Achterberg et al that is now published by the International Journal of Forecasting, DOI.
  • 10/29/2020: A new paper in collaboration with the DK-lab, TU/e, and Cyprus University of Technology is now published by Physical Reviews Research, DOI.
  • 10/23/2020: Our notes on Random Hyperbolic Graphs in d + 1 dimensions are available here, and also on arXiv.
  • 10/21/2020: My work titled Link Prediction with Hyperbolic Geometry is now published by the Physical Reviews Research, DOI.
  • 10/16/2020: Congratulations to Ivan Voitalov for successfully defending his Ph.D. thesis! I had a pleasure to co-supervise Ivan for 5 years at the DK-lab.
  • 07/07/2020: My Ph.D. student Gabriel Budel successfully passes his Go/noGo qualification evaluation. Congratulations, Gabriel! Looking forward to working with you for another 3 years!
  • 03/14/2020: My work on modeling complementarity with latent geometry is now available on arXiv.

  • 03/01/2020: I am starting a new chapter of my life as a tenure-track Assistant Professor at TU Delft !
  • 12/11/2019: A new paper on Economic costs of Transportation Resilience arrives.
  • 03/01/2019: Looking forward to seeing everyone at the APS March Meeting next week!
  • 12/31/2018: SPREAD THE WORD: My colleagues are looking to hire a postdoc to work on questions of Network Resilience. More info here.
  • 11/14/2018: A new paper in collaboration with Daniel Eisenberg on Network Foundation for Command and Control (C2) systems is now published by IEEE Access, DOI.
  • 10/26/2018: A new paper in collaboration with Amitabh Sharma is now published by Scientific Reports, DOI.
  • 08/21/2018: My interview with Igor Linkov at the Lab @ DC is now available as a podcast.
  • 06/23/2018: Honored to join the editorial board of Scientific Reports. Looking forward to editing your manuscripts!
  • 05/01/2018: Congratulations to William Cunningham on the successful defense of his Ph.D. thesis!
  • 03/03/2018: HELLO WORLD!!! My son, Benjamin Kitsak, is born on March 3rd, 2018!
  • 01/22/2018: My paper entitled Stability of a Giant Connected Component in a Complex Network is now published in Phys. Rev. E DOI, arXiv.
  • 12/21/2017: A new paper is published by Science Advances: Resilience and efficiency in transportation networks, DOI.
  • 09/12/2017: Another proposal Latent structure and dynamics of big data is funded by the Natonal Science Foundation.
  • 08/18/2017: My proposal titled Link Prediction and Community Inference in Networks using Latent Geometry has been funded by the Army Research Office. Stay tuned for hiring updates!
  • 08/03/2017: A book chapter Towards a Generic Resilience Management, Quantification and Development Process
    is now published as part of the Resilience and Risk Conference Proceedings DOI.
  • 03/08/2017: My paper entitled Latent Geometry of Bipartite Networks is now published in Phys. Rev. E. DOI arXiv.
  • 10/17/2016: My paper titled Tissue Specificity of Human Disease Module is now published in Scientific Reports. DOI
  • 06/25/2016: My proposal titled Latent Geometry of Random Simplicial Complexes has been approved for funding by the Army Research Office.

Last Updated: October 2020