- Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia
- Adaptive networks, Collaboration in networks, Dynamics on networks, Ecological networks, Economic networks, Emergence in complex networks, Evolving networks, Multilayer, multiplex or multilevel Networks, Network models, Networks and epidemics, Networks in arts and humanities, Networks in neuroscience, Nonlinear dynamics in networks, Percolation and phase transitions in networks, Philosophy of network complexity, Political networks, Self-organization in complex networks, Social networks, Spreading, Statistical physics, Synchronization in networks, Temporal networks
Educational and work
Matjaž Perc studied physics at the University of Maribor, where he is now professor and director of the Complexity Science Laboratory. He is a member of Academia Europaea and the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, and among top 1% most cited physicists according to 2020 Clarivate Analytics data. He is also the 2015 recipient of the Young Scientist Award for Socio and Econophysics from the German Physical Society, and the 2017 USERN Laureate. In 2018 he received the Zois Award, which is the highest national research award in Slovenia. In 2019 he became Fellow of the American Physical Society.