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[1] Zheng Yue, Li Wenquan, Qiu Feng, Cao Xi, et al. Laplacian energy maximizationfor multi-layer air transportation networks [J]. Journal of Southeast University (English Edition), 2017, 33 (3): 341-347. [doi:10.3969/j.issn.1003-7985.2017.03.014]

Laplacian energy maximizationfor multi-layer air transportation networks()

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Laplacian energy maximizationfor multi-layer air transportation networks
Zheng Yue1 Li Wenquan1 Qiu Feng2 Cao Xi3
1 School of Transportation, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
2 Department of Computer Science, University of Victoria, Victoria V8W3P6, Canada
3College of Civil Aviation, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing 210016, China
air transportation network Laplacian energy robustness multi-layer networks
To increase airspace capacity, alleviate flight delay, and improve network robustness, an optimization method of multi-layer air transportation networks is put forward based on Laplacian energy maximization. The effectiveness of taking Laplacian energy as a measure of network robustness is validated through numerical experiments. The flight routes addition optimization model is proposed with the principle of maximizing Laplacian energy. Three methods including the depth-first search(DFS)algorithm, greedy algorithm and Monte-Carlo tree search(MCTS)algorithm are applied to solve the proposed problem. The trade-off between system performance and computational efficiency is compared through simulation experiments. Finally, a case study on Chinese airport network(CAN)is conducted using the proposed model. Through encapsulating it into multi-layer infrastructure via k-core decomposition algorithm, Laplacian energy maximization for the sub-networks is discussed which can provide a useful tool for the decision-makers to optimize the robustness of the air transportation network on different scales.


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Biographies: Zheng Yue(1990—), male, graduate; Li Wenquan(corresponding author), male, doctor, professor, wenqli@seu.edu.cn.
Foundation items: The National Natural Science Foundation of China(No.61573098, 71401072), the Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province(No.BK20130814).
Citation: Zheng Yue, Li Wenquan, Qiu Feng, et al.Laplacian energy maximization for multi-layer air transportation networks[J].Journal of Southeast University(English Edition), 2017, 33(3):341-347.DOI:10.3969/j.issn.1003-7985.2017.03.014.
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