CS108 (Life in the Age of Networks)
Fall 2007, Carleton College

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Basic information:


Course Materials:

Week 1: course overview; introduction to networks
Week 2: connectivity in graphs
Week 3: the spread of disease and innovation
Week 4: network effects; communities and clustering
Week 5: shortest paths; midterm!
Week 6: neural networks and shortest paths
Week 7: small worlds
Week 8: the internet, small worlds, and web search
Week 9: assorted applications: PageRank, network exchange theory, organ donation
Week 10: assorted applications; course wrapup
Finals Period:
The final is self-scheduled.