Associate Professor

Matus, Medo

Associate Professor


Office phone: +86-28-83201896


1998.09-2000.08    B.S     Slovakia    Comenius University    physics 

2000.09-2003.08    M.S     Slovakia    Comenius University    physics

2003.09-2010.11    Ph.D    Slovakia    Comenius University    physics

2006.10-2008.09    Ph.D    Switzerland  University of Friborg   physics

Work Experience

2008.10-2012.05    Postdoctoral     Switzerland   University of Friborg

2012.06-2017.03    Associate Professor  Switzerland   University of Friborg

Research Interests

Mainly engaged in statistical physics, especially complex systems and complex networks and other research work.


1.*M  Medo, G Cimini, S Gualdi.Temporal  effects in the growth of networks; Physical Review Letters  1079(23),238701;2011

2.L Lü, M  Medo, CH Yeung,*YC Zhang, ZK Zhang,T Zhou.Recommender  systems; Physics Reports;519(1),1-49;2012

3. *M Medo.Statistical  validation of high-dimensional models of growing networks; Physical Review E;  89(3), 032801;2014

4.*T Zhou, M Medo, G Cimini, ZK Zhang, YC  Zhang.

Emergence of scale-free leadership structure in socail recommender  

systems; PLoS  ONS;6(7),e20648;2011

5.H Liao, R Xiao, G Cimini,*M Medo.Network-driven reputation in online scientific communities; PloS  ONS;9(12),e112022;2014

6.H Liao,R Xiao.,D Chen,*M  Medo,YC Zhang. Firm  competition in a probabilistic framework of consumer choice; Physica A:  Statistical Mechanics and its Applications; 400,47-56;2014

7.*G Cimini,DB Chen,M  Medo,LY Lü,YC Zhang,T  Zhou.Enhancing  topology adaptation in information-sharing social networks; Physical Review  E;85(4),046108;2012

8.A Zeng,A  Vidmer,M  Medo,*YC  Zhang.Information  filtering by similarity-preferential diffusion processes;EPL(Europhysics  Letters);105(5),58002;2014

9.*S  Gualdi,M  Medo,YC  Zhang.Influence,originality and similarity in directed acyclic graphs;  EPL(Europhysics Letters);96(1),18004;2011

10.*A Vidmer,A  Zeng,M Medo,YC Zhang.Prediction in  complex systems:The case of the international trade network; Physica  A:Statistical Mechanics and its Applications;  436,188-199;2015

11.*S Gualdi,M Medo,YC  Zhang.Crowd  avoidance and diversity in socio-economic systems and recommendations;EPL  (Europhysics Letters); 101(2), 20008;2013

12.*S Gualdi,M  Medo,YC Zhang.Self-organized model of  cascade spreading;European Physical Journal


13.Y Berset, *M Medo.The effect of  the initial network configuration on preferential attachment; European Physical  Journal B ;86.6 (2013): 1-7;2013

14.*A Zeng,CH  Yeung,M Medo,YC Zhang.Modeling  mutual feedback between users and recommender systems; Journal of Statistical  Mechanics: Theory and Experiment;2015(7),  P07020;2015


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