Qiwei Sun (David) is currently a Ph.D. candidate with Ackoff Collaboratory for Advancement of the Systems Approach Lab at Penn Engineering, advised by Prof. Dr. Barry Silverman.

His research interests include Network Science, Graph Theory, and the Agent-Based Simulation & Modeling Approach in understanding the dynamics of coalitions in regions of conflict around the world.


Thesis in Progress

The Rise and Fall of Great Powers: Understanding Coalition Dynamics in Multiparty Conflicts – An Agent-based Approach with Multi-Objective Framework