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What Kind of #Communication is Twitter? A Psycholinguistic Perspective on Communication in Twitter for the Purpose of Emergency Coordination
Kno.e.sis Publications
  • Hemant Purohit, Wright State University - Main Campus
  • Andrew Hampton, Wright State University - Main Campus
  • Valerie L. Shalin, Wright State University - Main Campus
  • Amit P. Sheth, Wright State University - Main Campus
  • John Flach, Wright State University - Main Campus
Document Type
Presentation
Publication Date
7-1-2012
Abstract
The present research aims to detect coordinated citizen response within social media traffic to assist emergency response. We use domain-independent linguistic properties as the first step in narrowing the candidate set of messages for domain-dependent and computationally intensive analysis.
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Presented at the Symposium on Combinatorial Search, Niagara Falls, Canada, July 19-21, 2012.

Citation Information
Hemant Purohit, Andrew Hampton, Valerie L. Shalin, Amit P. Sheth, et al.. "What Kind of #Communication is Twitter? A Psycholinguistic Perspective on Communication in Twitter for the Purpose of Emergency Coordination" (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/john_flach/43/