Information Diffusion: A Study of Twitter During Large Scale Events

  • Christa Rogers-Pettie
  • Published 2015

Abstract

The diffusion of information through a population about a natural disaster or other emergency affects how and when the public reacts to the situation, including evacuation and the demand for assistance. Thus, it is important to understand how and at what speed important information spreads. Social media are an important part of this diffusion and provide a… (More)

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@inproceedings{RogersPettie2015InformationDA, title={Information Diffusion: A Study of Twitter During Large Scale Events}, author={Christa Rogers-Pettie}, year={2015} }