Noise-Based Control of Opinion Dynamics

  title={Noise-Based Control of Opinion Dynamics},
  author={Wei Su and Xianzhong Chen and Yongguang Yu and Ge Chen},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control},
Designing feasible control strategies for opinion dynamics in complex social systems has never been an easy task. It requires a control protocol, which 1) is not enforced on all individuals in the society, and 2) does not exclusively rely on specific opinion values shared by the social system. Thanks to the recent studies on noise-induced consensus in opinion dynamics, the noise-based intervention strategy has emerged as the only one meeting both of the above requirements, yet its underlying… 

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