Henrik Jeldtoft Jensen

1994-Present Professor, Imperial College,
2007-Present Program Leader for Complexity Science
2014-Present Director of Post Graduate Studies, Imperial College
2016-Present Specially Appointed Professor, WRHI, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Field of Specialization
Statistical physics, Complex systems, Information Theoretic Causal Analysis, Mathematical Biology

Advanced Data Analysis and Modeling Unit (ADAM) (IIR, Tokyo Tech)
Imperial College London(U.K.)


Research Hub Group:Information and Artificial Intelligence Research International Hub Group

Research Highlights

  • Evolution of Complex Networks
  • Self-Organized Criticality
  • Stochastic Dynamics of Complex Systems
  • Information Theoretic Causality Causal


  • Financial Times October 2013 “The sounds of science: how physics and music can help each other” By Clemency Burton-Hill

Selected Publications

  • 2018 Hayato Goto, Eduardo Viegas, Henrik Jeldtoft Jensen, Hideki Takayasu, and Misako Takayasu,
    ”Smoluchowski Equation for Networks: Merger Induced Intermittent Giant Node Formation and Degree Gap”,
    Journal of Statistical Physics 172(4), 1086-1100.
  • 2017 Hayato Goto, Eduardo Viegas, Henrik Jeldtoft Jensen, Hideki Takayasu, Misako Takayasu,
    “Appearance of Unstable Monopoly State Caused by Selective and Concentrative Mergers in Business Networks”
    Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 5064(2017)
  • 2017 Rita Maria del Rio-Chanona, Jelena Grujic, and Henrik Jeldtoft Jensen
    “Trends of the World Input and Output Network of Global Trade”
    PLOSOne 10 https:doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0170817.
  • 2016 A. Diaz-Ruelas, H.J. Jensen, D. Piovani and A. Robledo,
    “Tangent map intermittency as an approximate analysis of intermittency in a high dimensional fully stochastic dynamical system: The Tangled Nature model”
    Chaos, 26, 123105 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4968207.
  • 2016 K.M. Broga, E. Viegas, H.J. Jensen,
    “A Model Analysis of the Link Between Interest Rates and Crashes”,
    Physica A 457, 225.
  • 2015 H. Kawamoto, H. Takayasu, H. J. Jensen, and M. Takayasu
    “Precise Calculation of a Bond Percolation Transition and Survival Rates of Nodes in a Complex Networks”
    PLOSOne 10 https:doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0119979
  • 2014 Andrea Cairoli, Duccio Piovani, and Henrik Jeldtolft Jensen
    “Forecasting Transitions in Systems with High-Dimensional Stochastic Complex
    Dynamics: A Linear Stability Analysis of the Tangled Nature Model”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 264102.
  • 2014 X. Wan, B Cruts and H.J. Jensen,
    “The causal inference of cortical neural networks during music improvisations.”
    PLOSOne DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0112776.
  • 2013 Tiago Pereira, Deniz Eroglu, G. Baris Bagci, Ugur Tirnakli, Henrik J. Jensen
    “Connectivity-Driven Coherence in Complex Networks”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 234103.
  • 2013 E. Viegas, M. Takayasu, W. Miura, K. Tamura, T. Ohnishi, H. Takayasu and
    H.J. Jensen,
    “Ecosystems perspective on financial networks: diagnostic tools”,
    Complexity 18, 34