This is the authorshop network of the DBLP computer science bibliography. The network is bipartite; its nodes are authors and publications. Each edge connects an author to one of his publications.


Internal namedblp-author
Data sourcehttp://dblp.uni-trier.de/xml/
AvailabilityDataset is available for download
Consistency checkDataset passed all tests
Authorship network
Node meaningAuthor, publication
Edge meaningAuthorship
Network formatBipartite, undirected
Edge typeUnweighted, no multiple edges


Size n =7,577,304
Left size n1 =1,953,085
Right size n2 =5,624,219
Volume m =12,282,059
Wedge count s =320,739,707
Claw count z =24,570,683,973
Cross count x =2,921,014,732,764
Square count q =31,673,959
4-Tour count T4 =1,560,916,090
Maximum degree dmax =1,386
Maximum left degree d1max =1,386
Maximum right degree d2max =287
Average degree d =3.241 80
Average left degree d1 =6.288 54
Average right degree d2 =2.183 78
Fill p =1.118 12 × 10−6
Size of LCC N =6,735,203
Diameter δ =48
50-Percentile effective diameter δ0.5 =10.314 7
90-Percentile effective diameter δ0.9 =13.377 2
Median distance δM =11
Mean distance δm =10.972 5
Gini coefficient G =0.550 189
Balanced inequality ratio P =0.297 016
Left balanced inequality ratio P1 =0.271 530
Right balanced inequality ratio P2 =0.360 600
Relative edge distribution entropy Her =0.956 031
Power law exponent γ =2.338 25
Tail power law exponent γt =2.291 00
Degree assortativity ρ =+0.032 781 5
Degree assortativity p-value pρ =0.000 00
Spectral norm α =37.938 1


Degree distribution

Cumulative degree distribution

Lorenz curve

Spectral distribution of the adjacency matrix

Spectral distribution of the normalized adjacency matrix

Spectral distribution of the Laplacian

Spectral graph drawing based on the adjacency matrix

Spectral graph drawing based on the normalized adjacency matrix

Hop distribution

Matrix decompositions plots



[1] Jérôme Kunegis. KONECT – The Koblenz Network Collection. In Proc. Int. Conf. on World Wide Web Companion, pages 1343–1350, 2013. [ http ]
[2] Michael Ley. The DBLP computer science bibliography: Evolution, research issues, perspectives. In Proc. Int. Symposium on String Process. and Inf. Retr., pages 1–10, 2002.