# Path lengths, correlations, and centrality in temporal networks

@article{Pan2011PathLC, title={Path lengths, correlations, and centrality in temporal networks}, author={Raj Kumar Pan and Jari Saram{\"a}ki}, journal={Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics}, year={2011}, volume={84 1 Pt 2}, pages={ 016105 } }

In temporal networks, where nodes interact via sequences of temporary events, information or resources can only flow through paths that follow the time ordering of events. Such temporal paths play a crucial role in dynamic processes. However, since networks have so far been usually considered static or quasistatic, the properties of temporal paths are not yet well understood. Building on a definition and algorithmic implementation of the average temporal distance between nodes, we study…

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