Escher-like internet map could speed online traffic

 作者:原肛     |      日期:2017-07-21 08:01:00
A NOVEL map of the internet (left) created by Marián Boguñá and colleagues at the University of Barcelona, Spain, could help make network glitches a thing of the past. Boguñá squeezed the entire network into a disc using hyperbolic geometry, more familiar to us through the circular mosaic-like artworks of M. C. Escher. Each square on the map is an “autonomous system” – a section of the network managed by a single body such as a national government or a service provider. The most well-connected systems are close to the centre,