Towards Convention Propagation in Multi-layer Social Networks

  • Smitha Keertipati
  • Bastin Tony Roy Savarimuthu
  • Maryam A. Purvis
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8861)


Most work on convention propagation have focused on single-layer networks. This work a) highlights the need for studying convention propagation in multi-layer networks, b) presents results comparing the speed of convention propagation in single-layer vs. multi-layer networks and c) demonstrates the role of influencer agents in convention propagation in multi-layer networks.


Multiagent System Layer Network Network Switch Convention Propagation Multiplex Network 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Smitha Keertipati
    • 1
  • Bastin Tony Roy Savarimuthu
    • 1
  • Maryam A. Purvis
    • 1
  1. 1.University of OtagoDunedinNew Zealand

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