Hybrid Centrality Measures for Service Coverage Problem

  • Anuj Singh
  • Rishi Ranjan SinghEmail author
  • S. R. S. Iyengar
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11917)


Service Coverage Problem aims to find an ideal node for installing a service station in a given network such that services requested from various nodes are satisfied while minimizing the response time. Centrality Measures have been proved to be a salient computational science tool to find important nodes in networks. With increasing complexity and vividness in the network analysis problems, there is a need to modify the existing traditional centrality measures. In this paper we propose a new way of hybridizing centrality measures based on node-weighted centrality measures to address the service coverage problem.


Complex network analysis Centrality measures Weighted networks Hybrid centrality 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anuj Singh
    • 1
  • Rishi Ranjan Singh
    • 1
    Email author
  • S. R. S. Iyengar
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceIndian Institute of TechnologyBhilaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringIndian Institute of TechnologyRoparIndia

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