PHYSICS 508 - Theory of Social and Technological Networks
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
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Advisory Prerequisites:
Calculus and linear algebra; some computer programming experience recommended.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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Introduces and develops the mathematical theory of networks, particularly social and technological networks; with applications to important network-driven phenomena in epidemiology of human infections and computer viruses, cascading failure in grids, network resilience and opinion formation. Topics covered: experimental studies of social networks, WWW, internet, information, and biological networks.

PHYSICS 508 - Theory of Social and Technological Networks
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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