Week | Date | Lectures | Labs | Out | Due | Comment |
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1 | Feb 21st | Networks motivation, graph theory \(\rightarrow\) network science, course logistics | / | Homework #0 | ||
2 | Feb 28th | Graphology & networkology, network representations, formats & data | Network representations, basic network algorithms | Homework #0 | ||
3 | Mar 7th | Erdos-Renyi & configuration graph models, random graphs vs real networks | Advanced network algorithms, random graph models | Homework #1 | ||
4 | Mar 14th | Node position & measures of centrality, link analysis algorithms | Measures of centrality, PageRank algorithm | |||
5 | Mar 21st | / | / | Homework #1 | CompleNet '17 | |
6 | Mar 28th | Link importance & measures of bridging, small-world networks & model | Homework #1 review, course project details | Homework #2 | ||
7 | Apr 4th | Scale-free distributions & networks, preferential attachment models | Small-world & scale-free models, graphs vs networks | |||
8 | Apr 11th | Assortative & disassortative mixing, fragments & frequent subgraphs | Node degree mixing, course project consultations | Homework #2 | ||
9 | Apr 18th | Network community structure & detection, graph partitioning | Network community detection, homework #2 review | Homework #3 | ||
10 | Apr 25th | Equivalence, blockmodeling & block models, core-periphery structure | Block models & \(k\)-cores, course project consultations | |||
11 | May 2nd | / | / | Homework #3 | Labour day | |
12 | May 9th | Network inference & prediction, network-based clustering, classification & regression | Homework #3 review, course project proposals | Project proposal | ||
13 | May 16th | / | / | ARS '17 | ||
14 | May 23rd | Network collection & sampling, structural comparison,\(^§\) layout & visualization | Random-walk sampling & Facebook, pegs & bands | Project milestone | ||
15 | May 30th | / | Course project consultations | |||
16 | Jun 6th | Fraud detection,\(^‡\) software engineering,\(^‡\) bibliometrics\(^‡\) & scientometrics\(^§\) | Course project presentations | Project deadline |
\(^‡\)Conference talk \(^§\)Conference poster