Graph Metrics for Temporal Networks

@article{Nicosia2013GraphMF,
  title={Graph Metrics for Temporal Networks},
  author={Vincenzo Nicosia and John Kit Tang and Cecilia Mascolo and Mirco Musolesi and Giovanni Russo and Vito Latora},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2013},
  volume={abs/1306.0493}
}
Temporal networks, i.e., networks in which the interactions among a set of elementary units change over time, can be modelled in terms of time-varying graphs, which are time-ordered sequences of graphs over a set of nodes. In such graphs, the concepts of node adjacency and reachability crucially depend on the exact temporal ordering of the links. Consequently, all the concepts and metrics proposed and used for the characterisation of static complex networks have to be redefined or appropriately… 
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