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Definitions

  • Katharina A. ZweigEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Lecture Notes in Social Networks book series (LNSN)

Abstract

This chapter provides all necessary definitions to understand network analytic methods. This chapter can be used as a glossary whenever a term is unclear in the main text; as the readership is intended to be very diverse, here all necessary definitions are discussed in detail. It may thus be skipped upon first reading and referred to if basic notions are unfamiliar for the reader.

Keywords

Markov Chain Bipartite Graph Directed Graph Adjacency Matrix Degree Distribution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.TU Kaiserslautern, FB Computer ScienceGraph Theory and Analysis of Complex NetworksKaiserslauternGermany

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