Control Principles of Complex Networks

@article{Liu2015ControlPO,
  title={Control Principles of Complex Networks},
  author={Yang-Yu Liu and A L Barabasi},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2015},
  volume={abs/1508.05384}
}
A reflection of our ultimate understanding of a complex system is our ability to control its behavior. Typically, control has multiple prerequisites: It requires an accurate map of the network that governs the interactions between the system's components, a quantitative description of the dynamical laws that govern the temporal behavior of each component, and an ability to influence the state and temporal behavior of a selected subset of the components. With deep roots in nonlinear dynamics and… 

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