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Properties of real networks: degree distribution
 

Summary: Properties of real networks: degree
distribution
Nodes with small degrees are most frequent.
The fraction of highly connected nodes decreases, but is not zero.
Look closer: use a logarithmic plot.
semilog
20 40 60 80 100
power law P(k) ~ k-
exponential P(k) ~ exp(-k/)
10
0
10
1
10
2
10
3
10
-4
10

  

Source: Albert, Réka - Departments of Biology & Physics, Pennsylvania State University

 

Collections: Biology and Medicine