In this work, we presents three empirical patterns related to k-cores in real-world graphs and their applications to anomaly detection, streaming algorithm design, and influential spreaders identification.
CoreScope: Graph Mining Using k-Core Analysis - Patterns, Anomalies and Algorithms.
IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) 2016, Barcelona, Spain
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CoreScope v1.0 [Github Repository]
- Core-A: an anomaly detection algorithm based on coreness
- Core-D: a streaming algorithm for degeneracy
- Core-S: an influential spreader detection method based on the structure of degeneracy-cores