A uniform framework for community detection via influence maximization in social networks

@article{Jiang2014AUF,
  title={A uniform framework for community detection via influence maximization in social networks},
  author={Fei Jiang and Shuyuan Jin and Yanlei Wu and Jin Xu},
  journal={2014 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2014)},
  year={2014},
  pages={27-32}
}
Community structure as a significant feature helps us understand networks in a mesoscopic view. Existing approaches for community detection haven't considered about the formation of communities, whereas community in real social networks is usually established around influential nodes. In this paper, we present an efficient and effective framework based on local influence to detect both overlapping and hierarchical communities. We try to illuminate two fundamental questions: 1)Whether local… CONTINUE READING