Caldarelli, Guido and Pastor-Satorras, Romualdo and Vespignani, Alessandro Structure of cycles and local ordering in complex networks. The European Physical Journal B - Condensed Matter, 38 (2). pp. 183-186. ISSN 1434-6028 (2004)Full text not available from this repository.
We study the properties of quantities aimed at the characterization of grid-like ordering in complex networks. These quantities are based on the global and local behavior of cycles of order four, which are the minimal structures able to identify rectangular clustering. The analysis of data from real networks reveals the ubiquitous presence of a statistically high level of grid-like ordering that is non-trivially correlated with the local degree properties. These observations provide new insights on the hierarchical structure of complex networks.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||PACS: 89.75.-k Complex systems - 89.75.Fb Structures and organization in complex systems|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Q Science > QC Physics
|Research Area:||Economics and Institutional Change|
|Depositing User:||Ms T. Iannizzi|
|Date Deposited:||15 Feb 2012 16:02|
|Last Modified:||15 Feb 2012 16:02|
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