Models and algorithms for social networks and social media


  • Shawn Brunsting, Hans De Sterck, Remco Dolman, and Teun van Sprundel, 'GeoTextTagger: High-Precision Location Tagging of Textual Documents using a Natural Language Processing Approach', submitted, 2016. [arXiv link]
  • H. Xu, H. De Sterck and G. Sanders, 'Fast Multilevel Co-Clustering: Unraveling the Multilevel Overlapping Cluster Structure of Social Network Data', submitted, 2015. [pdf]
  • John Lang and Hans De Sterck, 'A Hierarchy of Linear Threshold Models for the Spread of Political Revolutions on Social Networks', Journal of Complex Networks, 2016, doi: 10.1093/comnet/cnv030 (31 pages)[pdf]
  • John Lang and Hans De Sterck, 'The Arab Spring: A simple compartmental model for the dynamics of a revolution', Mathematical Social Sciences 69, 12-21, 2014. [pdf] [arXiv link]