Chapter 1 Introduction

Here I provide a tutorial on basic network analysis using R. This tutorial is suitable for people who are familiar with R.

1.1 Outline

  • Basic introduction on network objects. R packages including igraph, statnet(including sna, network).
  • Collect network data.
    • Web API requesting (Twitter, Reddit, IMDB, or more).
    • Useful websites (SNAP, or more)
  • Visualization (static and dynamic networks).
  • Network analysis using package amen.

1.2 Detailed Outline