***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Prabir: A web search on 'scale-free network' yielded these two pages as the top two results: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scale-free_network http://mathworld.wolfram.com/Scale-FreeNetwork.html each of which contains further references to relevant papers. For this sort of basic definitional question of a common term, it's always a good idea to try a web search first. Joshua On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 6:49 AM, Prabir G. Dastidar <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > ***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** > > Dear all, > Could you please give me some reference on Scale-free network? > Why it is called scale-free? Please explain a bit to me. > > Thank you for your kind help. > > Prabir. > > -- > ......................................................... > Prabir G.Dastidar > Scientist > Ministry of Earth sciences, > Mahasagar Bhawan,Block # 9 & 12, > CGO Complex, Lodi Road, > New Delhi- 110003 > INDIA. > > E-mail: [log in to unmask] > [log in to unmask] > Telephone: 91-11-24366130(O), > 0120-2481046(R) > Cellphone: 09868543999 > > _____________________________________________________________________ > SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social > network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send > an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line > UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message. > -- email@example.com...................www.ics.uci.edu/~jmadden Joshua O'Madadhain: Information Scientist, Musician, Philosopher-At-Tall It's that moment of dawning comprehension that I live for. -- Bill Watterson My opinions are too rational and insightful to be those of any organization. _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.