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Patterns of complexity

The Turing mechanism provides a paradigm for the spontaneous generation of patterns in reaction–diffusion systems. A framework that describes Turing-pattern formation in the context of complex networks should provide a new basis for studying the phenomenon.

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Pastor-Satorras, R., Vespignani, A. Patterns of complexity. Nature Phys 6, 480–481 (2010).

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