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Daniel Smilkov

Research Centre for Energy, Informatics and Materials
Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Bul. Krste Misirkov 2, P.O. Box 428

If you are interested in my qualifications, you can surf my resume.

Current situation
I'm currently in Skopje working with acad. Ljupco KocarevI had an 8-months internship at IBM Research (T.J. Watson, NY, USA) where I worked in the Distributed Digital Media Infrastructure group managed by Dr. Chai Wah WuI'm joining the Macro Connections group at MIT Media Lab this fall for postgraduate studies.

Research Interests
  • Mining and modeling large real-world social, technological and biological networks
  • Machine learning
  • Coding1


  1. D. Smilkov and L. Kocarev, "Influence of the network topology on epidemic spreading", Physical Review E 85, 016114 (2012)
  2. D. Smilkov and L. Kocarev, "Analytically solvable processes on networks", Physical Review E 84, 016104 (2011)
  3. A.StanoevD. Smilkov and L. Kocarev, "Identifying communities by influence dynamics in social networks", Physical Review E 84 046102 (2011)
  4. D. Smilkov and L. Kocarev, “Rich-club and page-club coefficients for directed graphs”, Physica A, 389(11), pp. 2290-2299 (2010)
  5. D. Trpevski, D. Smilkov, I. Mishkovski and L. Kocarev, “Vulnerability of labeled networks”, Physica A, 389(23), pp. 5538-5549 (2010)
Conferences (work while at IBM Research)
  1. H. Zhao, D. SmilkovP. Dettori, J. Nogima, F. Schaffa, P. Westerink and C. W. Wu, "A Feasibility Study Of Collaborative Stream Routing In Peer-to-Peer Multiparty Video Conferencing"The IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM2011)
  2. D. Smilkov, H. Zhao, P. Dettori, J. Nogima, F. Schaffa, P. Westerink and C. W. Wu, “Non-intrusive Adaptive Multi-Media Routing in peer-to-peer Multi-Party Video Conferencing”, The IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM2010)

1. in my spare time I'm working on a library of data structures for storing large graphs written in Go programming language. The library offers transparent control of memory layout and usage. It is only used internally at MASA, but I expect to publish it by March. (see GoGraph)
Borko Jovanovski,
Jan 12, 2012, 5:02 AM