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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology D-index 51 Citations 16,396 86 World Ranking 1380 National Ranking 580

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Statistics
  • The Internet
  • Artificial intelligence

His main research concerns Social media, Internet privacy, Misinformation, Microblogging and Data science. His Social media study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Structure, Popularity and Information retrieval. His study in Structure is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Competition and Social network.

His research in Popularity intersects with topics in The Internet and Web space. His Internet privacy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Probability and statistics, Anomaly detection and Intrusion detection system. His work deals with themes such as Latent semantic analysis and Metadata, which intersect with Data science.

His most cited work include:

  • The rise of social bots (868 citations)
  • Political Polarization on Twitter (868 citations)
  • ERRATUM: Competition among memes in a world with limited attention (829 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Alessandro Flammini focuses on Social media, Internet privacy, Misinformation, Data science and Popularity. His Social media study is focused on World Wide Web in general. Many of his studies on Internet privacy involve topics that are commonly interrelated, such as Social influence.

His Misinformation research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Regression analysis, Fact checking, Fake news and Vulnerability. Alessandro Flammini has researched Data science in several fields, including Search engine and Citation. His Popularity research includes elements of Information flow and The Internet, Web traffic.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social media (40.78%)
  • Internet privacy (16.20%)
  • Misinformation (16.20%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Social media (40.78%)
  • Internet privacy (16.20%)
  • Misinformation (16.20%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Alessandro Flammini focuses on Social media, Internet privacy, Misinformation, Data science and Disinformation. He interconnects F1 score and Training set in the investigation of issues within Social media. His research on Internet privacy also deals with topics like

  • Interpretability most often made with reference to Relevance,
  • Social network that connect with fields like Big data and Complex system.

Alessandro Flammini studied Misinformation and News sharing that intersect with Correlation. Alessandro Flammini combines subjects such as Cryptocurrency and Information warfare with his study of Data science. His research integrates issues of Narrative, Web traffic and Media studies in his study of Disinformation.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Arming the public with artificial intelligence to counter social bots (123 citations)
  • Uncovering Coordinated Networks on Social Media. (24 citations)
  • Quantifying Biases in Online Information Exposure (24 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Statistics
  • The Internet
  • Artificial intelligence

Alessandro Flammini mainly focuses on Social media, Internet privacy, Training set, Data science and Social network. His Social media research incorporates elements of Cryptocurrency and Construct. The various areas that Alessandro Flammini examines in his Internet privacy study include Social influence, Misinformation, Conversation and Communication in small groups.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Interpretability and Relevance. His Data science study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Information warfare, Search engine, Disinformation, Web traffic and Popularity. He has included themes like Simple, Echo and Information sharing in his Social network study.

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Best Publications

Political Polarization on Twitter

Michael D. Conover;Jacob Ratkiewicz;Matthew R. Francisco;Bruno Gonçalves.
international conference on weblogs and social media (2011)

1688 Citations

The rise of social bots

Emilio Ferrara;Onur Varol;Clayton Davis;Filippo Menczer.
Communications of The ACM (2016)

1431 Citations

ERRATUM: Competition among memes in a world with limited attention

L. Weng;A. Flammini;A. Vespignani;F. Menczer.
Scientific Reports (2013)

1303 Citations

Detecting rich-club ordering in complex networks

V. Colizza;A. Flammini;M. A. Serrano;A. Vespignani.
Nature Physics (2006)

883 Citations

Global protein function prediction from protein-protein interaction networks

Alexei Vazquez;Alessandro Flammini;Amos Maritan;Amos Maritan;Alessandro Vespignani.
Nature Biotechnology (2003)

797 Citations

Detecting and Tracking Political Abuse in Social Media

Jacob Ratkiewicz;Michael D. Conover;Mark Meiss;Bruno Goncalves.
international conference on weblogs and social media (2011)

686 Citations

Predicting the Political Alignment of Twitter Users

Michael D. Conover;Bruno Goncalves;Jacob Ratkiewicz;Alessandro Flammini.
privacy security risk and trust (2011)

636 Citations

Competition among memes in a world with limited attention

L. Weng;A. Flammini;A. Vespignani;A. Vespignani;F. Menczer.
Scientific Reports (2012)

612 Citations

Modeling of Protein Interaction Networks

Alexei Vázquez;Alessandro Flammini;Amos Maritan;Alessandro Vespignani.
Complexus (2003)

531 Citations

Online Human-Bot Interactions: Detection, Estimation, and Characterization

Onur Varol;Emilio Ferrara;Clayton A. Davis;Filippo Menczer.
arXiv: Social and Information Networks (2017)

525 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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