How are topics born? Understanding the research dynamics preceding the emergence of new areas

“How are topics born? Understanding the research dynamics preceding the emergence of new areas” is a peer-reviewed paper submitted to PeerJ Computer Science. The paper has been submitted in July 2016 and accepted in May 2017. All the co-authors are thankful to the reviewers and the editor for providing insightful comments and thus improving the […]

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Export Graph in R via JSON

This post presents an easy solution for exporting and importing a graph object of igraph library. In its previous versions, the library used to have the save and load functions in which you could respectively export and import the graph object [1]. Although they seem to not be in the library anymore, the documentation states: “Attribute values […]

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BigDat2017: a review

This week I have been attending the 3rd edition of the Big Data winter school: BigDat2017. It was held in my former campus, at the University of Bari (IT). It was a really nice feeling to be back for a while, sitting on those benches and following courses, once again. Big Data has recently gained […]

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XMLResearcherProfile

  XMLResearcherProfile is a technology for tracking and presenting academics’ profile. In its early stage, it allows to record all the published papers (in proceedings, journals, posters and phd thesis) within a single XML file and afterwards it allows to format them as a list in a HTML page. Using specific XML tags it is possible to describe […]

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Analisi delle reti VANET

Per sostenere l’esame di Grafi e Combinatoria alla Facoltà di Ingegneria Informatica Magistrale presso il Politecnico di Bari era necessario un tema che inglobasse la teoria sui grafi e la teoria sui codici correttori ed un eventuale prova pratica. In collaborazione con il collega Marco Colaprico è stato sviluppato un documento con cenni teorici approfonditi […]

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