Samarth Swarup

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Research Associate Professor, Network Systems Science and Advanced Computing


Samarth Swarup is a research associate professor in the Network Systems Science and Advanced Computing division. Swarup earned his PhD in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Resilience and Sustainability: Simulation methods for urban and environmental modeling, disaster response, epidemic mitigation and prevention.

Computational Social Science: Model-based informatics, racial and economic disparities, social media, big data.

Simulation Analytics: Social networks and social contagion, causality and sense-making in simulations, AI and machine learning.


Google Scholar

  • Impact of Demographic Disparities in Social Distancing and Vaccination on Influenza Epidemics in Urban and Rural Regions of the United States
    BMC Infectious Diseases, 19:221. (2019) Singh M, Sarkhel P, Kang GJ, Marathe A, Boyle K, Murray-Tuite P, Abbas KM, Swarup S

  • Simulation Analytics for Social and Behavioral Modeling. In, Davis, P. K.; O'Mahony, A. (Eds.)
    Social-Behavioral Modeling for Complex Systems, Wiley. (2019) Swarup S, Marathe A, Marathe MV, Barrett CL

  • The Matrix: An Agent-Based Modeling Framework for Data Intensive Simulations
    Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Montreal, Canada, May 2019. Bhattacharya P, Ekanayake S, Kuhlman C, Lebiere C, Morrison D, Swarup S, Wilson M, Orr M

  • Behavior Model Calibration for Epidemic Simulations
    Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), Stockholm, Sweden, July 2018. Singh M, Marathe A, Marathe MV, Swarup S

  • Semantic Network Analysis of Vaccine Sentiment in Online Social Media
    Vaccine, 35(29):3621-3638. (2017) Kang GJ, Ewing-Nelson SR, Mackey L, Schlitt J, Marathe A, Abbas KM, Swarup S


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Computer Science, PhD, 2007
University of Bombay, Computer Engineering, BE, 1998