Current Projects

Media

Compariosn of different social media groups for social capital and social support

The use of the Internet for peer-to-peer connection has been one of its most dramatic and transnational features. Social support and social capital have both been linked with better healthcare too. Using participant observation and discourse analysis, we will examine a Facebook and Whats app groups' data to find out whether social capital was present, and if so, how it was developed and used in men and women.

Media

Analyze Tweet Content

Online information has been used in recent research to derive new or enhance our existing knowledge about the physical world. Social media is playing a vital role in analysing users and providing information which they didn’t mention in their profiles. We will use micro blogging platform to analyse users and predict their socio-economic status based on their tweets content social network. Language and their online behaviour could also help us to further improve our results.