Luis G. Moyano


Luis Gregorio Moyano, PhD

Adjunt Researcher - Consejo Nacional de de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas and

Statistical and Interdisciplinary Physics Group,

Centro Atómico Bariloche, CNEA.

Adjunt Professor - Universidad Nacional de Rio Negro

Visiting Professor - FCEN, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo

Research interests

  • Representation learning in complex networks.
  • Machine learning applications to interdisciplinary problems.
  • Complex Social networks, Big Data applications.
  • Evolutionary game theory, Cooperative behavior, Dynamics in complex networks.
  • Chaotic and nonlinear dynamics in coupled dynamical systems.
  • Foundations of statistical mechanics, non-extensive statistical mechanics.

Publications in JCR (SCI) journals

Journal articles

  • F. Alhasoun, F. Aleissa, M. Alhazzani, L.G. Moyano, C. S. Pinhanez, M. C. Gonza ́lez, “‘Age density patterns in patients medical conditions: A clustering approach”. PLoS Computational Biology 14(6) (2018) e1006115.
  • V. F. de Santana, A. P. Appel, L.G. Moyano, M. Ito, C. S. Pinhanez, “Revealing Physicians Referrals from Health Insurance Claims Data”, Big Data Research (2018) (in press).
  • L.G. Moyano, “Learning Network Representations: A review with applications to complex networks”, European Physical Journal: Special Topics, 226(3) (2016) 499-518.
  • L.G. Moyano, J.P. Cárdenas, J. Salcedo, M.L. Mouronte, R.M. Benito, “Information transfer dynamics in fixed-pathways networks”, Chaos 21, 013126 (2011).
  • L.G. Moyano, M.L. Mouronte, M.L. Vargas, ``Communities and dynamical processes in a complex software network'', Physica A, 390 (2011) 741.
  • J.P. Cárdenas, M.L. Mouronte, L.G. Moyano, M.L. Vargas, R.M. Benito, ``On the Robustness of Spanish Telecommunication Networks'', Physica A 389 (2010) 4209.
  • E. Moro, J. Vicente, L.G. Moyano, A. Gerig, J. D. Farmer, G. Vaglica, F. Lillo and R.N. Mantegna, "Market Impact and Trading Profile of Large Trading Orders in Stock Markets", Phys. Rev. E 80, (2009) 1-9, [arXiv:0908.0202].
  • L. G. Moyano and A. Sánchez, "Evolving learning rules and emergence of cooperation in spatial Prisoner's Dilemma", Journal of Theoretical Biology 259, (2009) 84-95, [arXiv:0805.2071v3].
    • Selected for Complexity Digest: see issue 12, article 7.2
  • L.G. Moyano, A. Robledo,"q-deformed statistical-mechanical property in the dynamics of trajectories en route to the Feigenbaum attractor", Phys. Rev. E 77, (2008) 036213, [arXiv:0801.2948v2].
  • S. D. Queirós, L.G. Moyano, J. de Souza and C. Tsallis, "A nonextensive approach to the dynamics of financial observables" Eur. Phys. J. B 55, (2007) 161, [physics/0601222].
  • L.G. Moyano, C. Anteneodo, "Diffusive anomalies in a long-range Hamiltonian system", Phys. Rev. E 74, (2006) 021118, [cond-mat/0601518].
  • L.G. Moyano, C. Tsallis, M. Gell-Mann, "Numerical indications of a q-generalised central limit theorem", Europhys. Lett. 73, (2006) 813, [cond-mat/0509229].
    • One of the ten most downloaded articles during 2006 from Europhysics Letters.
  • L.G. Moyano, Ana P. Majtey, Constantino Tsallis, "Weak chaos and metastability in a symplectic system of many long-range-coupled standard maps", Eur. Phys. J. B 52, 4 (2006) 493, [cond-mat/0602513].
  • F. Baldovin, L.G. Moyano and C. Tsallis, "Boltzmann-Gibbs thermal equilibrium distribution for classical systems and Newton Laws: A computational discussion", Eur. Phys. J. B 52, 1 (2006) 113, [cond-mat/0402635].
  • L.G. Moyano, G. Abramson, and D.H. Zanette , "Synchronization learning of coupled chaotic maps", Eur. Phys. J. B 22, (2001) 223, [nlin.AO/0010007].

Proceedings articles (peer reviewed)

  • Marcia Ito, Ana P. Appel, Vagner F. de Santana, L.G. Moyano, “Analysis of the Existence of Patient Care Team Using Social Network Methods in Physician Communities from Healthcare Insurance Companies”, Studies in health technology and informatics, 245 (2017) 412-416.
  • Marcia Ito, Luis G. Moyano, Ana P. Appel, Vagner F. de Santana, “An ́alise do relacionamento na comunidade de m ́edicos de seguradoras de sau ́de”, CBIS 2016 XV Congresso Brasileiro de Inform ́atica em Sau ́de, J. Health Inform. (2016) 309-318.
  • P. R. Cavalin, M. Gatti de Bayser, F. D. Figueredo, L.G. Moyano, “Building a Question-Answering Corpus using Social Media and News Articles”, PROPOR2016, Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language (2016) 353-358.
  • L.G. Moyano, O. Moll, E. Martinez-Frias, ``Uncovering the Spatio-Temporal Structure of Social Networks using Cell Phone Records'', ICDM'12 (2012) in print.
  • J.P. Cárdenas, J. Salcedo, R.M. Benito, M.L. Mouronte and L.G. Moyano, “Fixed-pathways dynamics in technological networks", 2010 Complexity in Engineering (2010) 97.
  • A. Robledo, L.G. Moyano, “Dynamics towards the Feigenbaum attractor", Brazilian Journal of Physics, 39 (2009) 364, [0706.4422].
  • M. L. Mouronte, R. M. Benito, J. P. Cárdenas, A. Santiago, V. Feliú, P. van Wijngaarden and L.G. Moyano, “Complexity in Spanish optical fiber and SDH transport networks", Computer Physics Communications 180, 4 (2009) 523.
  • L.G. Moyano, D.Silva and A.Robledo, “Labyrinthine pathways towards supercycle attractors in unimodal maps", Central European Journal of Physics, 7 (2009) 591 [0706.4415v1].
  • L.G. Moyano and A. Sanchez, “Prisoner's dilemma on a network of heterogenous agents: cooperation and learning co-evolution", International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, in press (2008).
  • J.A. Marsh, M.A. Fuentes, L.G. Moyano, C. Tsallis, "Influence of global correlations on central limit theorems and entropic extensivity", Physica A 372, (2006) 183, [cond-mat/0604007].
  • L.G. Moyano, J. de Souza and S.D. Queirós, “On the multi-fractal structure of traded volume in financial markets", Physica A 371, (2006) 118, [physics/0512240].
  • J. de Souza, L.G. Moyano and S.D. Queirós, “On statistical properties of traded volume in financial markets", Modern Problems in Complexity, Eur. Phys. J. B 50, (2006) 165, [physics/0510112].
  • F. Baldovin, L.G. Moyano, A.P. Majtey, A. Robledo and C. Tsallis, “Ubiquity of metastable-to-stable crossover in weakly chaotic dynamical systems", Physica A 340, (2004) 205, [cond-mat/0312407].

Other publications

  • L.G. Moyano, M.L. Mouronte Lopez, L. Boto Espada and M.L. Vargas, “Complex networks and cost propagation", IEEE Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, in press (2010) (peer reviewed).
  • M. L. Mouronte, M.L. Vargas, L.G. Moyano, F.J. Garcia Algarra and L.S. Del Pozo, “Modification Propagation in Complex Networks", Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, 4, Part 1, (2009) 435 (peer reviewed).
  • Marcelo P. de Albuquerque, A.M. de Almeida, L.H.P. Lessa, Marcio P. de Albuquerque, N. Alves, L.G. Moyano, C. Tsallis, “Molecular dynamics application for long-range interacting systems on a computational grid environment", Proceedings of the IV Workshop on Computational Grids and Applications, (2006) 79 (peer reviewed).

Book Chapters

  • Ana P. Appel and L.G. Moyano, “Link and Graph Mining in the Big Data Era”, in Handbook of Big Data Technologies, eds. Sherif Sakr and Albert Zomaya, Springer International Publishing, pp 583-616 (2016).
  • A. Robledo, L.G. Moyano, “Some aspects of the dynamics towards the supercycle attractors and their accumulation point, the Feigenbaum attractor", in Complexity, Metastability and Nonextensivity, Eds. S. Abe, T. Mie, H. Herrmann, P. Quarati, A. Rapisarda, and C. Tsallis (American Institute of Physics, New York, 2007) (peer reviewed).
  • L.G. Moyano, A.P. Majtey, C. Tsallis ,”Weak Chaos in large conservative system Infinite-range coupled standard maps", Complexity, Metastability and Nonextensivity, Eds. C. Beck, A. Rapisarda and C. Tsallis (Singapore, World Scientific, 2005) (peer reviewed) [cond-mat/0501035].


  • 2020 - Today: Adjunt Researcher, CONICET and FiEstIn, CAB/CNEA and UNRN, Bariloche, Argentina.
  • 2016 - 2019: Adjunt Researcher, CONICET and FCEN, UNCUyo, Mendoza, Argentina.
  • December 2013 - April 2016: Research Staff Member, IBM Research, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • April 2013 - November 2013: Data Scientist, BBVA, Madrid Spain.
  • September 2008 - April 2013: Researcher at Telefónica Research, Madrid, Spain.
  • February 2007 - August 2008: Postdoctoral Position at Grupo Interdisciplinar de Sistemas Complejos (GISC)/Departamento de Matemáticas, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.
  • November - December, 2006: Invited Research Visitor at Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.
  • August - October, 2006: Invited Research Visitor at Instituto de Física, Universidad Autónoma de México, México.
  • May - July, 2006: Invited Research Visitor at Santa Fe Institute, New Mexico, USA.
  • April - June, 2005: Invited Research Visitor at Santa Fe Institute, New Mexico, USA.
  • September 2001 - April 2006: PhD in Physics at Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Físicas Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • PhD Thesis: "Nonextensive statistical mechanics in complex systems: dynamical foundations and applications" , under supervision of Prof. Constantino Tsallis.
  • August 1997- December 2000: MSc in Physics at Instituto Balseiro Bariloche, Argentina.
  • Msc. Thesis: "Learning in coupled dynamical systems", under supervision of Prof. Damián Zanette and Prof. Guillermo Abramson.

Here is my extended CV for more details.