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Critical delay accumulation

In many schedule-based systems, timeliness is paramount. A recent study provides insights into delay accumulation in networks, revealing a phase transition with connections to the physics of interfaces.

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Fig. 1: Accumulation of delays in a temporal network.

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Saramäki, J. Critical delay accumulation. Nat. Phys. (2024). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41567-024-02507-y

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