Identifying and Analyzing Researchers on Twitter

  title={Identifying and Analyzing Researchers on Twitter},
  author={Asmelash Teka and Robert J{\"a}schke},
For millions of users Twitter is an important communication platform, a social network, and a system for resource sharing. Likewise, scientists use Twitter to connect with other researchers, announce calls for papers, or share their thoughts. Filtering tweets, discovering other researchers, or finding relevant information on a topic of interest, however, is difficult since no directory of researchers on Twitter exists. In this paper we present an approach to identify Twitter accounts of… CONTINUE READING
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