Community core detection in transportation networks

Vincenzo De Leo, Giovanni Santoboni, Federica Cerina, Mario Mureddu, Luca Secchi, Alessandro Chessa
2013 Physical Review E  
This work analyses methods for the identification and the stability under perturbation of a territorial community structure with specific reference to transportation networks. We considered networks of commuters for a city and an insular region. In both cases, we have studied the distribution of commuters' trips (i.e., home-to-work trips and viceversa). The identification and stability of the communities' cores are linked to the land-use distribution within the zone system, and therefore their
more » ... roper definition may be useful to transport planners.
doi:10.1103/physreve.88.042810 pmid:24229228 fatcat:7ktmrlibvnexxbhmc6ranelwyi