Department of Computer Science & Engineering

University of Ioannina

Online Social Networks and Media

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Class Description

Course ID: D6

Unit: DATA SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING – Unit D: Data Analysis and Processing

Weekly Hours: 4


ECTS Credits: 7

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  • Theoretical problems and applications around the analysis and mining of (online) social networks and media such as Facebook and Twitter.
  • Indicative subjects: models for networks, techniques for obtaining, storing and processing networked data, models for information diffusion, algorithms for ranking and selecting of influencers, dynamic processes such as influence spread and opinion formation, team formation and community finding, games over networks, privacy, fairness and diversity.