Discover Patterns and Mobility of Twitter Users - A Study of Four US College Cities

  title={Discover Patterns and Mobility of Twitter Users - A Study of Four US College Cities},
  author={Yue Li and Qinghua Li and Jie Shan},
  journal={ISPRS Int. J. Geo Inf.},
Geo-tagged tweets provide useful implications for studies in human geography, urban science, location-based services, targeted advertising, and social network. This research aims to discover the patterns and mobility of Twitter users by analyzing the spatial and temporal dynamics in their tweets. Geo-tagged tweets are collected over a period of six months for four US Midwestern college cities: (1) West Lafayette, IN; (2) Bloomington, IN; (3) Ann Arbor, MI; (4) Columbus, OH. Various analytical… 

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