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Phase Transitions in the Growth of Spatial Networks - Vito Latora

Phase Transitions in the Growth of Spatial Networks - Vito Latora

28 January 2015

Spatially embedded complex networks, such as nervous systems, the Internet, and transportation networks, generally have nontrivial topological patterns of connections combined with nearly minimal wiring costs. We report here the empirical analysis of two databases describing respectively: 200 years of evolution of the road network in a large area located ...
What is an Urban Energy System? - James Keirstead

What is an Urban Energy System? - James Keirstead

04 February 2015

That cities account over half of the world's population is now a well-known fact.  But our understanding of how cities use energy is still an emerging field, both at the scale of an individual city and in the aggregate contributions that urban areas make to climate change and other ...