Scale-Free Networks : Complex Webs in Nature and Technology. (eBook, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Scale-Free Networks : Complex Webs in Nature and Technology.

Author: Guido Caldarelli
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, 2007.
Series: Oxford Finance Series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Many different systems both in nature and in technology can be described by means of networks of interconnected components. Despite their different aspects, all of them share similar mathematical properties. In this book we explain how to recognize these features and why these different systems develop this common structure. - ;A variety of different social, natural and technological systems can be described by the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Caldarelli, Guido.
Scale-free networks.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007
(DLC) 2007408536
(OCoLC)77540519
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Guido Caldarelli
ISBN: 9780191526343 0191526347 9780199211517 0199211515 9781429492676 1429492678 9786611160838 6611160833
OCLC Number: 476244652
Description: 1 online resource (324 pages)
Contents: I: DEFINITIONS AND METHODOLOGY; 1. Introduction to graphs; 2. Graph structures: communities; 3. Scale-invariance; 4. The origin of power-law functions; 5. Graph generating models; II: EXAMPLES; 6. Networks in the cell; 7. Geophysical networks; 8. Ecological networks; 9. Technological networks: Internet and WWW; 10. Social and cognitive networks; 11. Financial networks; III: APPENDICES; A. Glossary; B. Graph quantities; C. Basic statistics; D. Matrices and eigenvectors; E. Population dynamics; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z.
Series Title: Oxford Finance Series.
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Many different systems both in nature and in technology can be described by means of networks of interconnected components. Despite their different aspects, all of them share similar mathematical  Read more...

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The context and exposition make this a useful textbook for beginners, as well as a reference book for experts in a variety of disciplines * CERN Courier *

 
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