fastnet: Large-Scale Social Network Analysis

We present an implementation of the algorithms required to simulate large-scale social networks and retrieve their most relevant metrics. Details can be found in the accompanying scientific paper on the Journal of Statistical Software, <doi:10.18637/jss.v096.i07>.

Version: 1.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 4.0.0)
Imports: doParallel (≥ 1.0.0), foreach (≥ 1.5.0), igraph (≥ 1.2.0), tidygraph (≥ 1.2.0)
Published: 2020-12-01
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.fastnet
Author: Nazrul Shaikh [aut, cre], Xu Dong [aut], Luis Castro [aut], Christian Llano [ctb]
Maintainer: Nazrul Shaikh <networkgroupr at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: fastnet citation info
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: fastnet results


Reference manual: fastnet.pdf


Package source: fastnet_1.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): fastnet_1.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): fastnet_1.0.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): fastnet_1.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): fastnet_1.0.0.tgz
Old sources: fastnet archive


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