I am a fourth year Ph.D. student in Informatics at Indiana University, Bloomington, in the Center for Complex Networks and Systems. My Ph.D. advisor is Filippo Radicchi.


  1. Şirag Erkol, Filippo Radicchi. Who is the best coach of all time? A network-based assessment of the career performance of professional sports coaches. arXiv | Website
  2. Şirag Erkol, Dario Mazzilli, Filippo Radicchi. (2020). Influence maximization on temporal networks. Physical Review E, 102, 042307. DOI | arXiv
  3. Şirag Erkol, Claudio Castellano, Filippo Radicchi. (2019). Systematic comparison between methods for the detection of influential spreaders in complex networks. Scientific Reports, 9, 15095. DOI | arXiv
  4. Şirag Erkol, Ali Faqeeh, Filippo Radicchi. (2018). Influence maximization in noisy networks. EPL, 123, 58007. DOI | arXiv
  5. Şirag Erkol, Gönenç Yücel. (2017). Influence maximization based on partial network structure information: A comparative analysis on seed selection heuristics. International Journal of Modern Physics C, 28, 1750122.
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