Model of Opinion Interactions Base on Evolutionary Game in Social Network

  • Li Liu
  • Yuanzhuo Wang
  • Songtao Liu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7996)


Due to convenient information change at individual level in recent years, social network has become popular platform of information dissemination, more precisely, micro-blog has attracted a lot of attention, thus modeling the real opinion interactions on micro-blog is important. This paper is devoted to apply evolutionary game models to reveal some basic rules and features of opinion interactions in micro-blog. We have divided the users into three different kinds of player with respective payoff. Then the evolutionary game model simulates a group of individuals participating in a discussion, aiming at persuading opponent into an agreement. Our results show some characteristics consistent with facts, and also offer possible explanations for the emergence of some real features.


evolutionary games replicator dynamics opinion interactions social network 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Li Liu
    • 1
  • Yuanzhuo Wang
    • 2
  • Songtao Liu
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Automation & Electrical EngineeringUniversity of Science and Technology BeijingBeijingChina
  2. 2.Institute of Computing TechnologyChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  3. 3.Beijing AVIC Information Technology CompanyAviation Industry Corporation of ChinaChina

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