The Structure and Function of Complex Networks

@article{Newman2003TheSA,
  title={The Structure and Function of Complex Networks},
  author={Mark E. J. Newman},
  journal={SIAM Rev.},
  year={2003},
  volume={45},
  pages={167-256}
}
  • M. Newman
  • Published 25 March 2003
  • Computer Science
  • SIAM Rev.
Inspired by empirical studies of networked systems such as the Internet, social networks, and biological networks, researchers have in recent years developed a variety of techniques and models to help us understand or predict the behavior of these systems. Here we review developments in this field, including such concepts as the small-world effect, degree distributions, clustering, network correlations, random graph models, models of network growth and preferential attachment, and dynamical… 
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