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Statistical physics of social networking

  title={Statistical physics of social networking},
  author={Vaibhav Wasnik},
In this work we make an attempt to understand social networks from a mathematical viewpoint. In the first instance we consider a network where each node representing an individual can connect with a neighbouring node with a certain probability along with connecting with individuals who are friends of friends. We find that above a particular value of a chosen combination of parameters, the probability of connection between two widely separated nodes is a scale free. We next consider a simplified… 



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