System of Mobile Agents to Model Social Networks
Physical Review Letters, Volume 96, Issue 8, 2006.
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We propose a model of mobile agents to construct social networks, based on a system of moving particles by keeping track of the collisions during their permanence in the system. We reproduce not only the degree distribution, clustering coefficient and shortest path length of a large data base of empirical friendship networks recently coll...More
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