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Statistical physics of social networking

@article{Wasnik2020StatisticalPO,
  title={Statistical physics of social networking},
  author={Vaibhav Wasnik},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2006.01605}
}
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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