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Hierarchical Network Structure Promotes Dynamical Robustness

@article{Smith2014HierarchicalNS,
  title={Hierarchical Network Structure Promotes Dynamical Robustness},
  author={Cameron Smith and Raymond S Puzio and Aviv Bergman},
  journal={arXiv: Populations and Evolution},
  year={2014}
}
The relationship between network topology and system dynamics has significant implications for unifying our understanding of the interplay among metabolic, gene-regulatory, and ecosystem network architecures. Here we analyze the stability and robustness of a large class of dynamics on such networks. We determine the probability distribution of robustness as a function of network topology and show that robustness is classified by the number of links between modules of the network. We also… 

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