Community structure is one of the most relevant features encountered in numerous real-world applications of networked systems. Despite the tremendous effort of a large interdisciplinary community of scientists working on this subject over the past few years to characterize, model, and analyze communities, more investigations are needed in order to better understand the impact of their structure and dynamics on networked systems. Therefore, the primary goal of COMNET@NETWORKS 2021 is to demonstrate the cutting-edge research advances on community structures in networks, in order to provide a landscape of research progresses and application potentials in related areas.
This special issue includes papers ranging from a broad nature, to various aspects of community structure with strong algorithmic innovations, but also application-oriented works.
Authors of accepted abstracts will be invited to submit their full manuscripts through the journal submission system at https://www.editorialmanager.com/apns . Please note during the submission process, choose the relevant special issue under the Additional Information section when asked “Are you submitting this to a Thematic Series?”. The special issue is available as "S.I: COMNET@NETWORKS2021”
Submission deadline - 11 October, 2021
Hocine Cherifi, Université de Bourgogne, France
Gergely Palla, Eötvös University, Hungary
Boleslaw K. Szymanski, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, USA