Social Media Analysis


Advanced Lecture Summer Term 2016

 


Important dates

Course schedule till mid term exam


This is a tentative schedule. Minor modifications could be made based on the progress of the course.


** Please Note that some tutorials are rescheduled as lectures to amend for cancelled classes.


Lecture # Date Topic covered Resources / References
Lecture 1 21/04/16

(10:00-12:00)
Introduction to Social Media Systems & Social Networks
Tutorial 1 26/04/16

(14:00-16:00)
Basics of SNAP library (python) install and usage for large scale network analysis SNAP library and datasets
Lecture 2 28/04/16

(10:00-12:00)
Basics of network structures Chapter 6, 7, 9, 10 of Newman's book
Tutorial 2 03/05/16

(14:00-16:00)
Random Graphs**

**Note: Rescheduled as a lecture
Chapter 12 and 13 of Newman's book
Lecture 3 05/05/16

(10:00-12:00)
Class cancelled (Holiday)
Tutorial 3 10/05/16

(14:00-16:00)
Structure & Evolution of Large Networks : Social & Information Networks**

**Note: Rescheduled as a lecture
Chapter 8, 14 and 15 of Newman's book
Lecture 4 12/05/16

(10:00-12:00)
Measures and Metrics for Network Structure - I Chapter 7, 11 of Newman's book
Tutorial 4 17/05/16

(14:00-16:00)
Class cancelled
Lecture 5 19/05/16

(10:00-12:00)
Class cancelled
Tutorial 5 24/05/16

(14:00-16:00)
Fundamental Network Algorithms Chapter 10 of Newman's book
Lecture 6 26/05/16

(10:00-12:00)
Class cancelled (Holiday)
Tutorial 6 31/05/16

(14:00-16:00)
Measures and Metrics for Network Structure - II **

**Note: Rescheduled as a lecture
Lecture 7 02/06/16

(10:00-12:00)
Tutorial : Revision for Mid term
07/06/16

(14:00-16:00)
Mid term exam
Lecture 8 09/06/16

(10:00-12:00)
Guest Lecture : Ashish Goel (Stanford) "Decision making at scale: Algorithms, Mechanisms, and Platforms"
Lecture 9 16/06/16

(10:00-12:00)
Graph Clustering I
Lecture 10 23/06/16

(10:00-12:00)
Graph Clustering II
Tutorial 7 28/06/16

(14:00-16:00)
Hierarchical Graph Clustering
Lecture 11 30/06/16

(10:00-12:00)
Introduction to Social Media Content Analysis Intro PDF
Tutorial 8 05/07/16

(14:00-16:00)
TBA
Lecture 12 07/07/16

(10:00-12:00)
Sentiment Analysis Slides
Tutorial 9 12/07/16

(14:00-16:00)
Text classification Slides
code
Lecture 13 14/07/16

(10:00-12:00)
Topic Modeling Slides
Tutorial 10 19/07/16

(14:00-16:00)
TBA
Lecture 14 21/07/16

(10:00-12:00)
Graphical Models Slides
Tutorial 11 26/07/16

(14:00-16:00)
TBA
Lecture 15 28/07/16

(10:00-12:00)
Recommender Systems II
Tutorial 12 02/08/16

(14:00-16:00)
Revision for Final Exam
04/08/16

(10:00-12:00)
Final Exam
13/10/16

(10:00-12:00)
Re-Exam

News

First lecture on April 21, 2016 (Thursday) at 10:00 in room 029, E 1 5 .

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