The CSC is a scienti fic community of Siena University. It is strongly interdisciplinary and involves researchers working in diff erent fields, such as mathematics, engineering, physics, biology, chemistry, social sciences and economics.

The mission of CSC is the development of novel methodologies for describing, understanding and modeling complex systems, as well as the organization and promotion of scienti fic activities, such as schools, workshops and seminars, mainly directed to young researchers.