Posts Tagged ‘networks’

A structural transition in physical networks | Nature

Monday, August 12th, 2019

A structural transition in physical networks

Nima Dehmamy, Soodabeh Milanlouei & Albert-László Barabási

Naturevolume 563, pages676–680 (2018)

How can Facebook and its users burst the ‘filter bubble’? | New Scientist

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

How can Facebook…burst the filter bubble? How reporting via social networks leads to bias & how to "flip the feed"

Integrated Systems Approach Identifies Genetic Nodes and Networks in Late-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease: Cell

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Zhang, Bin, Chris Gaiteri, Liviu-Gabriel Bodea, Zhi Wang, Joshua McElwee, Alexei A. Podtelezhnikov, Chunsheng Zhang et al. "Integrated systems approach identifies genetic nodes and networks in late-onset Alzheimer’s disease." Cell 153, no. 3 (2013): 707-720.

Integrated systems approach identifies genetic…#networks in…Alzheimer’s Determining causality from co-expression

PLOS Computational Biology: The Evolutionary Origins of Hierarchy

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Evolutionary Origins of Hierarchy Simulations explain how connection cost drives formation in sparse #networks

Turns Out All Your Friends Have More Friends Than You

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

All Your Friends Have More Friends Than You Twist on social #networks having a #powerlaw degree distribution
The paradox arises because numbers of friends people have are distributed in a way that follows a power law rather than an ordinary linear relationship. So most people have a few friends while a small number of people have lots of friends.

DREM 2.0: Improved reconstruction of dynamic regulatory networks from time-series expression data | BMC Systems Biology | Full Text

Friday, April 8th, 2016

DREM…reconstruction of…regulatory #networks from time-series expression Classic approach using 3-level IO #HMMs

Networks, Crowds, and Markets: A Book by David Easley and Jon Kleinberg

Sunday, February 7th, 2016

Understanding multicellular function and disease with human tissue-specific networks : Nature Genetics : Nature Publishing Group

Saturday, November 28th, 2015

Human tissue-specific #networks by @TroyanskayaLab
Brain-specific ones & NetWAS approach for combining #GWAS genes

access all tissue networks including the brain-specific
networks at

LinkedIn’s Plan for World Domination

Monday, October 19th, 2015

LinkedIn’s Plan for World Domination No job security, everyone’s an entrepreneur, enlarging prof’l #networks is key

“Manyika understood that not every chief executive in Silicon Valley could sign the statement, but he was gently trying to pull Hoffman to the left, and he knew how to frame the argument so that it would appeal to him. He went on, “We cannot ignore this problem. Right now, everybody’s punting. We know the share of income that goes to wages is a declining portion, compared with capital expenditures. What does that mean for jobs? Entrepreneurship is part of the answer. Mass-scale entrepreneurship. Before you even get to A.I.”

“You have to be able to let people adapt,” Hoffman said. “You have to have cheap resources to put across the whole system. How do you get inclusion within the tech ecosystem?”

“Very few of the programs have scale,” Manyika said.

“You have to scale to infinite,” Hoffman said.

Modern Lessons from Ancient Food Webs » American Scientist

Saturday, August 22nd, 2015

Modern Lessons from [reconstructing] Ancient Food Webs Overall #network structure (eg degree dist.) fairly invariant