JungHwan Yang

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Research Interests

Computational social science
Political communication
Data science


University of Wisconsin-Madison, Journalism and Mass Communication, Ph.D.
Seoul National University, Communication, M.A.
Seoul National University, Mechanical Engineering, B.E.

Office Address

4092 Lincoln Hall, MC-456
702 South Wright Street
Urbana, IL 61801

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Research Output 2013 2019

  • 11 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Comment/debate

Political Astroturfing on Twitter: How to Coordinate a Disinformation Campaign

Keller, F. B., Schoch, D., Stier, S. & Yang, J. H., Oct 26 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Political Communication. p. 1-25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Information services
information service

How to manipulate social media: Analyzing political astroturfing using ground truth data from South Korea

Keller, F. B., Schoch, D., Stier, S. & Yang, J., Jan 1 2017, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2017. AAAI Press, p. 564-567 4 p. (Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2017).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The politics of “Unfriending”: User filtration in response to political disagreement on social media

Yang, J. H., Barnidge, M. & Rojas, H., May 1 2017, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 70, p. 22-29 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Media

Dual Screening During Presidential Debates: Political Nonverbals and the Volume and Valence of Online Expression

Shah, D. V., Hanna, A., Bucy, E. P., Lassen, D. S., Van Thomme, J., Bialik, K., Yang, J. H. & Pevehouse, J. C. W., Dec 1 2016, In : American Behavioral Scientist. 60, 14, p. 1816-1843 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonverbal Communication
Verbal Behavior
Handheld Computers
Social Media