In a network analysis context, “edge” refers to a link or connection between two entities in a network – between two people on Facebook, for example. Metrics associated with edges or links are the raw material of social network analysis. In image processing, an edge is a boundary between two differently- appearing areas in an image. A key task of machine learning algorithms in image processing is to identify edges automatically. In a picture of the human eye, there would be an edge surrounding the pupil, and a second edge of larger diameter surrounding the iris.
Week # 24 – Edge
In a network analysis context, "edge" refers to a link or connection between two entities in a network