Computer Science @ University of St Andrews

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Dr Alex Voss

Dr Alex Voss

Director of Publicity and Recruitment

Position: Lecturer

Research profile

Email (@st-andrews.ac.uk): alex.voss

Office: JC0.25 - Jack Cole Building, North Haugh

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 3262

Home page: https://avoss.host.cs.st-andrews.ac.uk

Recent Publications

The heating of solar coronal loops by Alfvèn wave turbulence

Towards Real-Time, Country-Level Location Classification of Worldwide Tweets

Data Storage, Curation and Preservation

Voss, A, Lvov, I & Day Thomson, S 2017, Data Storage, Curation and Preservation. in L Sloan & A Quan-Haase (eds), The SAGE Handbook of Social Media Research Methods. Sage, London, pp. 161-176.

Audience research and social media data: Opportunities and challenges

The inescapable history and politics of Anglo-Iranian relations: Audience engagement with BBC Persian on social media during the London 2012 Olympics

Staging the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 on Russia Today and BBC World News: From soft power to geopolitical crisis

Big and broad social data and the sociological imagination: A collaborative response

Housley, W, Procter, R, Edwards, A, Burnap, P, Williams, M, Sloan, L, Rana, O, Morgan, J, Voss, A & Greenhill, A 2014, 'Big and broad social data and the sociological imagination: A collaborative response' Big Data & Society, vol 1, no. 2, pp. 1-15. DOI: 10.1177/2053951714545135

Tweeting the terror: modelling the social media reaction to the Woolwich terrorist attack

Burnap, P, Williams, ML, Sloan, L, Rana, O, Housley, W, Edwards, A, Knight, V, Procter, R & Voss, A 2014, 'Tweeting the terror: modelling the social media reaction to the Woolwich terrorist attack' Social Network Analysis and Mining, vol 4, no. 1, 206. DOI: 10.1007/s13278-014-0206-4

An elastic virtual infrastructure for research applications (ELVIRA)

Reading the riots: what were the police doing on Twitter?