Paper submissions must conform to the Information Retrieval Journal format guidelines.
Manuscripts must be submitted to the online submission system (select option S.I. : Social Media for Personalization and Search in the article type).
Submissions to this Special Issue must represent original material that has been neither submitted to, nor published in, any other journal. A submission based on one or more papers that appeared elsewhere should have at least 30% of novel valuable content that extends the original work (the original papers should be referenced and the novel contributions should be clearly stated in the submitted paper).
Digital Humanities Department, Eurecat (Technology Center of Catalonia)
Barcelona – Spain (email@example.com)
Ludovico Boratto is researcher in the Digital Humanities research group at Eurecat. His research interests focus on Data Mining and Machine Learning approaches, mostly applied to recommender systems and social network analysis. In 2012 he got a Ph.D. at the University of Cagliari, where he was a research assistant until May 2016. In 2010 and 2014 he spent 10 months at Yahoo! Research in Barcelona as a visiting researcher. He is member of the ACM.
Digital Humanities Department, NTENT
Barcelona – Spain (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Andreas Kaltenbrunner is Head of the Digital Humanities research group at Eurecat. He also holds a position as assistant professor at the Department of Information and Communication Technologies - University Pompeu Fabra. His research is centred on social media and social network analysis. He uses methods from computer science and the study of complex systems to resolve sociological research questions. Dr. Kaltenbrunner obtained his Ph.D. from the University Pompeu Fabra in Computer Science and Digital Communication in 2008.
Dipartimento di Informatica, Sapienza Università di Roma
Rome – Italy (email@example.com)
Giovanni Stilo is an assistant professor at the Department of Computer Science - Sapienza University of Rome. Dr. Stilo obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Aquila in Computer Science and Applications in 2013. He is mainly involved on the study of temporal mining, network analysis over social source, semantic oriented recommender systems, and centrality measures in multiplex networks. He was previously contractor with the Web Mining Group of Yahoo! Lab in Barcelona.
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