Graph, Social Networks and Connectivity

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45 hours


Introduction to the concept of Graph: Vertices, edges, isomorphism, directionality; Graph metrics: Order, degree distributions, diameter, centrality, connectivity, etc .; Matrix representations of graphs; Graphs as sets; Random graphs: processes that generate graph; Introduction to computational graph manipulation; Networks. Typology and relationship with the graph concept. Social Networks Information Networks Data collection from Online Social Networks. Building networks from data; Diffusion in networks: Epidemics, Deterministic and stochastic models. Application discussion



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