# Algorithmic complexity of multiplex networks

@article{Santoro2020AlgorithmicCO, title={Algorithmic complexity of multiplex networks}, author={Andrea Santoro and Vincenzo Nicosia}, journal={ArXiv}, year={2020}, volume={abs/1903.08049} }

Multilayer networks preserve full information about the different interactions among the constituents of a complex system, and have recently proven quite useful in modelling transportation networks, social circles, and the human brain. A fundamental and still open problem is to assess if and when the multilayer representation of a system provides a qualitatively better model than the classical single-layer aggregated network. Here we tackle this problem from an algorithmic information theory…

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