The Physics of Friendship

The Physics of Friendship Science and technology news PhysOrg.com
By comparing people to mobile particles randomly bouncing off each other, scientists have developed a new model for social networks. The model fits with empirical data to naturally reproduce the community structure, clustering and evolution of general acquaintances and even sexual contacts.

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One Response

  1. The article is fantastic, it realy gives some theoretical basement to the social network analysis.

    I will surely use this in my studies on clustering social networks.

    http://www.brandkraft.wordpress.com

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