Algorithms Lecture

Recently HDR student, Justin Miller gave a lecture to first year digital culture students on algorithms. The discussion centered on defining what an algorithm is and exploring its practical applications across various fields.

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Congratulations Dr. Olga Boichak!

The CSS would like to extend our congratulations to Dr. Olga Boichak for being awarded a DECRA fellowship. Her research will investigate how weaponisation of information and communication technologies affects territorial integrity of sovereign democratic states.

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The inaugural 2023 cohort

The Computational Social Science Lab is excited to welcome its inaugural cohort of Ph.D. students: Justin Miller, Thanh Lan Ha, Claudia Castro, Melissa Kemble, Itsakul Unahakate, Putri Limilia, and Alicia Wang. These talented individuals come with diverse expertise spanning data science, linguistics, digital communications, and politics.

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Jennifer Stromer-Galley

The Computational Social Science Lab will host an event with Professor Jennifer Stromer-Galley (Syracuse University). Details coming soon!  

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Eurovision Hackathon

The Eurovision Hackathon was a one-day research event organised by the Sydney Social Sciences and Humanities Advanced Research Centre (SSSHARC) and the Computational Social Science Lab. It brought together Eurovision experts and early career scholars from 5 Australian universities to investigate the social, cultural, and political aspects of the Eurovision Song Contest. Using digital trace …