Paul Kiparisov's Homepage

System topology

Complex system exploration

I study how cities are prepared for crises and catastrophes. I analyze urban topology focusing on critical infrastructure access and availability. This is mostly about looking at cities from above and considering their systems as the connected and interdependent networks.

Earlier, I examined food security and trade issues in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

Here you can find some published papers.

I also write posts in the Bitterbump blog.


Photography, music, and stuff

I play the musical instruments and sporadically write music. Listen to some recorded pieces here.

I am keen on photography but now it’s on the sidelines. See some photographs.

When I am in right spirits, I write stories and translate poems and song lyrics. Open this link to read some pieces of mine. On this page I keep a list of books I find stimulating.

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