Computational Complexity

2012 Edition
| Editors: Robert A. Meyers (Editor-in-Chief)

Community Structure in Graphs

  • Santo Fortunato
  • Claudio Castellano
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-1800-9_33

Article Outline

Glossary

Definition of the Subject

Introduction

Elements of Community Detection

Computer Science: Graph Partitioning

Social Science: Hierarchical and k‑Means Clustering

New Methods

Testing Methods

The Mesoscopic Description of a Graph

Future Directions

Bibliography

Keywords

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Santo Fortunato
    • 1
  • Claudio Castellano
    • 2
  1. 1.Complex Networks Lagrange Laboratory (CNLL)ISI FoundationTorinoItaly
  2. 2.SMC, INFM-CNR and Dipartimento di Fisica“Sapienza” Università di RomaRomaItaly