CS673 (Fall 2017): Reading List

This list is much more extensive than what we will cover in class, in order to provide additional background, and give you a chance to learn about topics in more depth. It will also likely be updated as the semester moves along.

  1. Background

  2. Web Search using Links, and Spectral Analysis of Data

  3. Community Structure

  4. Link-Based Classification

  5. Rank Aggregation and Meta-Search

  6. Power-Law Distributions

  7. Decentralized Search and the Small-World Phenomenon

  8. Diffusion of Information Through Networks

  9. Epidemic Algorithms in Networks

  10. Decentralized Search in Peer-to-Peer Networks