# Table of Contents

# Topics #

- Bipartite network
- Centrality
- Community structure
- Diffusion of innovations, Information spreading, Contagion, Homophily and influence
- Directed network
- Generative models of networks
- Graph database
- Graph theory
- Graph visualization
- Group evolution
- Hypergraph
- Multilayer network
- Network literacy
- Network sampling
- Non-backtracking matrix
- Power law
- Random network
- Road network
- Robustness of networks
- Self-similarity
- Weak tie
- Weighted network

# People #

- Sinan Aral
- Albert-László Barabási
- Jordi Bascompte
- Nicholas Christakis
- James Fowler
- Matthew O. Jackson
- Cosma Shalizi
- Alessandro Vespignani

# Quotes #

- "The whole is the sum of the parts plus the interactions" by Martin Rosvall

# Real-world networks #

- Analyzing and Modeling Real-World Phenomena with Complex Networks: A Survey of Applications - a survey on the real world networks.
- See Public datasets

## Biological network #

## Ecological networks #

## Social networks #

## Political networks #

# Tools #

## Popular libraries #

- Networkx: easy to install & use. slow but ok for most occasions.
- igraph
- Stanford Network Analysis Platform: http://snap.stanford.edu/snap/index.html
- graph-tool: it uses the Boost library and very fast.
- NetworKit
- GraphLab, GraphChi
- GraphX: a graph library on top of (Apache Spark).

## etc. #

- APGL (another Python graph library)
- http://github.com/xslogic/phoebus - "Phoebus is a distributed framework for large scale graph processing written in Erlang."
- Conedy
- Cassovary

# Books and Review papers #

## Books #

- Networks: An Introduction by Mark Newman
- Networks, Crowds, and Markets by David Easley and John Kleinberg
- http://www.cs.cornell.edu/home/kleinber/networks-book/ - You can download each chapter.

- Social and Economic Networks by Matthew O. Jackson
- An Introduction to Systems Biology by Uri Alon

## Reviews #

- Statistical mechanics of complex networks by Réka Albert and Albert-László Barabási
- The Structure and Function of Complex Networks by Mark Newman
- Dynamical Systems on Networks: A Tutorial

# Courses #

## General #

- http://barabasilab.neu.edu/courses/phys5116/ by Albert-László Barabási
- http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mejn/courses/2010/cscs535/index.html by Mark Newman
- http://www.cs.cornell.edu/Courses/cs6850/2011sp/ and http://www.infosci.cornell.edu/courses/info2040/2010fa/ by Jon Kleinberg
- http://macroconnections.media.mit.edu/courses/ by Cesar A. Hidalgo
- http://informatics.indiana.edu/fil/Class/i400/ by Filippo Menczer
- Social and Information Network Analysis by Jure Leskovec
- teaching with "Networks, Crowds, and Markets: Reasoning About a Highly Connected World" by Lada Adamic
- SI 508 - Networks: Theory and Application by Lada Adamic
- Social and Technological Network Analysis by Cecilia Mascolo
- Five lectures on networks by Aaron Clauset

## Biological networks #

# Articles #

- http://www.nature.com/nphys/journal/v8/n1/index.html - Nature physics special issue about complexity