Network Science: Theory and Applications / Edition 1

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Overview

Network science helps you design faster, more resilient communication networks; revise infrastructure systems such as electrical power grids, telecommunications networks, and airline routes; model market dynamics; understand synchronization in biological systems; and analyze social interactions among people.
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"This book provides a comprehensive study of network science, specifically of different network classes and their respective properties. The chapters are easy to understand, each containing an extensive introduction that prepares the reader for what is to follow." (Computing Reviews, 1 November 2010)

“This fascinating book is a tour de force review of the application of network theory to a number of real-life and wildly different areas.” (Computing Reviews, July 2009)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470331880
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/11/2009
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 524
  • Sales rank: 1,358,021
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 3.60 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Origins 1

2 Graphs 23

3 Regular Networks 71

4 Random Networks 97

5 Small-World Networks 131

6 Scale-Free Networks 177

7 Emergence 217

8 Epidemics 261

9 Synchrony 299

10 Influence Networks 337

11 Vulnerability 375

12 NetGain 433

13 Biology 469

Bibliography 493

About the Author 503

Index 505

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