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On Centripetal Flows in SF Networks…

We examine the transmission of entities from the peripheries of scale-free networks toward their centers when the nodes of the network have finite processing capabilities. We look at varying network … Continue reading

September 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Critical capacity, travel time delays of rapid mass transit systems

We set up a mechanistic agent-based model of a rapid mass transit system. Using empirical data from Singapore’s unidentifiable smart fare card, we validate our model by reconstructing actual travel … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Complex Network Tools in Building Expert Systems…

Complex Network Tools in Building Expert Systems that Perform Framing Analysis Framing, in its specific application to media research, is defined as the “central organizing idea for making sense of … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Finding Frames: Comparing Two Methods of Frame Analysis

Detecting media frames has spawned a variety of methods, but very little has been done to investigate whether these methods provide comparable results. This article compares the results of two … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Power law mapping in human area perception

We investigate how humans visually perceive and approximate area or space allocation through visual area experiments. The participants are asked to draw a circle concentric to the reference circle on … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ranking of predictor variables…

Ranking of predictor variables based on effect size criterion provides an accurate means of automatically classifying opinion column articles We demonstrate an accurate procedure based on linear discriminant analysis that … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

News Framing of Population and Family Planning Issues…

News Framing of Population and Family Planning Issues via Syntactic Network Analysis Contentious political debates regarding the issues on population and family planning have been perennial over the past four … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment