School of Mathematics
,
University of Edinburgh
Interactive
disease simulation model
from the
University of Graz
An article about Euler and
the bridges:
The Truth About Konigsberg,
by Brian Hopkins and Robin Wilson,
The College Mathematics Journal, Vol. 35 (2004), pp. 198-207.
Resources on
disease modelling
from University of Cambridge
Material on
graph theory
from Mathigon
Info (including a video) about
Bloom's
Whisper
tool for analysing social media data
Cleve's Corner article from 2002 on
Google's PageRank algorithm:
The World's Largest Matrix Computation
An introductory article on Pagerank:
The sleekest link algorithm,
D. J. Higham and A. Taylor, The Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications (IMA) Mathematics Today, 39, 2003, 192-197.
A couple of short videos:
Milgram's small world experiment
and
Small world networks
Khan Academy video on
matrix multiplication (not just for use in graph theory)
A group at University of Oxford explain how they
Teach Network Science to Teenagers,
Heather A. Harrington, M.B.D., M. Puck Rombach, Laura M. Keating, Mason A. Porter, Network Science Volume 1, pp 226-247 (2013)
Info about Barabasi's network science book:
Linked: How Everything Is Connected to Everything Else and What It Means for Business, Science, and Everyday Life
Basic Books; Reissue edition 2014,
ISBN-10: 0465085733
Info about one of the many good university-level books on graph theory:
Robin Wilson's
Introduction to Graph Theory
,
Prentice Hall; 5th Edition(2010),
ISBN-10: 027372889X,
ISBN-13: 978-0273728894.
Article about
why your friends have more friends than you do
(on average),
written by Steven Strogatz.
Some follow-up research.
Event on June 14th, 2017
was
sponsored by
The Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow
as part of the
Glasgow Science Festival.
Last modified July 2021
d.j.higham [at] ed.ac.uk