Spreading Processes in Multilayer Networks

  title={Spreading Processes in Multilayer Networks},
  author={Mostafa Salehi and Rajesh Sharma and Moreno Marzolla and Matteo Magnani and Payam Siyari and Danilo Montesi},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering},
Several systems can be modeled as sets of interconnected networks or networks with multiple types of connections, here generally called multilayer networks. Spreading processes such as information propagation among users of online social networks, or the diffusion of pathogens among individuals through their contact network, are fundamental phenomena occurring in these networks. However, while information diffusion in single networks has received considerable attention from various disciplines… 

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