Minimal wiring in insect nest networks

By Yunkyu Sohn

Vavlerde et al. (2009) shows that ant nest networks exhibit near optimal wiring, the presence of efficient shortcuts generated by minimal physical efforts, which may be a consequence of natural selection.

Percolation in insect nest networks: Evidence for optimal wiring

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