Scientists review worldwide rise of ‘network of networks’
Phys.org - 12/03/2014
“Because most natural and engineered systems are composed of multiple subsystems and layers of connectivity, it is important to consider these features in order to improve our understanding of such complex systems,” state coauthors Jianxi Gao, a scientist based at Northeastern University in Boston, Daqing Li, based at Beihang University in Beijing, and Shlomo Havlin, based at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat-Gan, Israel.
“Now the study of network of networks has become one of the important directions in network science,” they point out in the National Science Review, in an issue of the journal specially focusing on network science.
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