# Butterfly Counting in Bipartite Networks

31 Dec 2017Seyed-Vahid Sanei-MehriAhmet Erdem SariyuceSrikanta Tirthapura

We consider the problem of counting motifs in bipartite affiliation networks, such as author-paper, user-product, and actor-movie relations. We focus on counting the number of occurrences of a "butterfly", a complete $2 \times 2$ biclique, the simplest cohesive higher-order structure in a bipartite graph... (read more)

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