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social network

A group of individuals linked by behaviors (e.g., drug abuse), diseases (e.g., a cancer support group), hobbies or lifestyles (e.g., participation in sports or online friendships), family ties, or professions (e.g., nursing).
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Los documentos con mayor numero de citas correspondieron a los articulo Social Network Analysis: A powerful strategy, also for the Information Sciences (Otte y Rousseau, 2002) y Co-authorship networks in the digital library research community (Liu, X.
Social network analysis can assess these connections and provide a macro-level understanding of the network structures within Tor.
Some libraries and APIs have been used for displaying the data, especially when dealing with graphs that show social connections (e.g., SigmaJS: http://sigmajs.org/; see [16] for a similar approach) and the results of the social network analysis algorithms (e.g., the Louvain community detection algorithm described in [17]).
Social network analysis of a gamified e-learning course: Small-world phenomenon and network metrics as predictors of academic performance.
The Sage Handbook of Social Network Analysis. Sage Publications.
Table 4: Social Network analysis software tools Product Function Input format Output format Ucinet social Dl, excel Dl,excel,paj network ek,VNA in net analysis and draw visualization Visone visual Many format Many format social network and exploration Gephi Graph Ucinet(.dl) Guess(.gdf) exploration Gephi(.gdf) Gephi(.gefx) and Pajek(.gml) manipulation software Pajek Analysis and .net, .paj, visualization of .dat(UCINET), .ged, large networks .bs, .mac, R Social network R will read any analysis within format data file versatile R Product Function platform Ucinet social Windows network analysis and visualization Visone visual Windows,m social network acos and exploration Gephi Graph Support all exploration usingjava1.
There are a number of means to measure the success of capacity building for research; but Barron and co-authors in their contribution "Measuring interactions among research grant recipients through social network analysis: insights into evaluating and improving research collaborations" have utilized social network analysis to measure the degree to which collaborations can be enhanced through specific initiatives.
Social network analysis that analyzes the structure established by social relationships can analyze social roles and effects by means of relationship modeling, relationship strength, and density (high/low).
Exploring the use of social network analysis in identifying physician engagement in quality improvement in the hospital setting.