Characterizing the Community Structure of Complex Networks

  title={Characterizing the Community Structure of Complex Networks},
  author={Andrea Lancichinetti and Mikko Kivel{\"a} and Jari Saram{\"a}ki and Santo Fortunato},
  booktitle={PloS one},
BACKGROUND Community structure is one of the key properties of complex networks and plays a crucial role in their topology and function. While an impressive amount of work has been done on the issue of community detection, very little attention has been so far devoted to the investigation of communities in real networks. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS We present a systematic empirical analysis of the statistical properties of communities in large information, communication, technological… CONTINUE READING
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