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Online Social Networks and Media  journal

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Issued quarterly, OSNEM is an Elsevier peer-reviewed international
journal that publishes high-quality scientific articles (both
theoretical and experimental) and survey papers covering all aspects of
online social networks and media:  from OSNEM protocols and applications
to the use of data mined from OSNEM for modeling and understanding the
human behavior in the cyber-physical world.
It is a multidisciplinary journal for the wide community of computer and
network scientists working on developing OSNEM platforms and services
and using OSNEM as a big data source to mine, learn and mode the
(online) human behavior. The journal also welcomes contributions
applying a wide range of (computer- and network-science) techniques and
tools to OSNEM for investigating how social relationships affect other
scientific fields, e.g., social and political sciences, economic and
financial sciences, medical sciences.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

-   OSNEM platforms, protocols and applications;
-   Decentralized, mobile and location-based OSNEM;
-   Trust, reputation, privacy and security in OSNEM;
-   Dynamics of trends, information and opinion diffusion in OSNEM;
-   Recommendations and advertising in OSNEM;
-   Measurement, analysis and modeling of popular online social networks
(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Flickr, etc.);
-   Data mining, and machine learning in OSNEM systems;
-   Social media analysis and social analytics;
-   Information extraction and search in OSNEM;
-   Complex-network analysis of OSNEM;
-   Measurement, analysis and modeling of social behavior through OSNEM
-   Analysis of the use of OSNEM in the urban context;
-   Crowdsourcing and online social networks;
-   Multidisciplinary applications of OSNEM (economics, medicine,
society, politics, homeland security, etc.).

Marco Conti
Founding EiC
Elsevier Journal on Online Social Networks and Media

Elisabetta Biondi

Institute for Informatics and Telematics (IIT)
Italian National Research Council (CNR)
Via G. Moruzzi, 1 - 56124 Pisa, Italy
phone: +39 050 315 2195
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