Zealots' effect on opinion dynamics in complex networks

In this paper, we study zealots' effects on social networks.  Our social network is based on scale-free networks using Barabasi–Albert method and random networks using Erdős–Rényi method.  We used a pre-studied modified Voter model that includes zealots, individuals who never change their opinions.  We chose prominent individuals (i.e.

About practical preparation of marine engineers on the electromechanical systems laboratory

This article discusses the methods and possibilities of using modern laboratory equipment based on PLC-control technology and Variable Frequency Drives in the educational process of the National University "Odessa Maritime Academy" to improve the preparation quality of ship electro-technical officers and mechanical engineers.