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An Introduction to Interdependent Networks

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Nonlinear Dynamics of Electronic Systems (NDES 2014)

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Many real-world phenomena can be modelled using networks. Often, these networks interact with one another in non-trivial ways. Recently, a theory of interdependent networks has been developed which describes dependency between nodes across networks. Interdependent networks have a number of unique properties which are absent in single networks. In particular, systems of interdependent networks often undergo abrupt first-order percolation transitions induced by cascading failures. Here we present an overview of recent developments and significant findings regarding interdependent networks and networks of networks.

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Danziger, M.M., Bashan, A., Berezin, Y., Shekhtman, L.M., Havlin, S. (2014). An Introduction to Interdependent Networks. In: Mladenov, V.M., Ivanov, P.C. (eds) Nonlinear Dynamics of Electronic Systems. NDES 2014. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 438. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-08672-9_24

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