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Welcome to the Center for Polymer Studies (CPS), a scientific visualization research center in the Physics Department and Science and Mathematics Education Center at Boston University. We are devoted to interdisciplinary research in aspects of polymer, random, and fractal systems and we utilize our expertise in this area to develop experimental and computational materials for high school and undergraduate education.

Research Projects
Interdisciplinary science research including complex networks, cardiac dynamics, statistical mechanisms of Alzheimer's Disease, and simulations of liquid water

Science Education Group
Education projects include curriculum development, teacher professional development, outreach as well as building collaborations with other researchers


"Identification of Influential Spreaders in Complex Networks", Nature Physics (Vol. 6, p. 888-893, 2010)

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