Selected Publications

  • Cesare, N., H. Lee, T. McCormick, E.S. Spiro and E. Zagheni. (Forthcoming) “‘Data in the Wild’: Promises and Pitfalls of Using Big Social Data for Demographic Research.” Demography.
  • Almquist, Z.W., S. Arya, L. Zeng, and E.S. Spiro. (Forthcoming). “Unbiased Sampling of Users from (Online) Activity Data.” Field Methods.
  • Starbird, K., D. Dailey, O. Mohamed, G. Lee, and E.S. Spiro. (2018) “Engage Early, Correct More: How Journalists Participate in False Rumors Online during Crisis Events.” In Proceedings of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Montreal, Canada.
  • Wilson, T., S.A. Stanek, Emma S. Spiro, and K. Starbird. (2017) “Language Limitations in Rumor Research? Comparing French and English Tweets Sent During the 2015 Paris Attacks. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM). Albi, France.
  • Stewart, Leo G, A. Arif, A.C. Nied, Emma S. Spiro, and Kate Starbird. (2017). “Drawing the Lines of Contention: Networked Frame Contests Within #BlackLivesMatter Discourse.” PACMHCI. 1, CSCW, Article 122 (November), 23 pages.
  • Zeng, L., Almquist, W., & Spiro, E. (2017). Let’s Workout! Exploring Social Exercise in an Online Fitness Community. In Proceedings of the iConference.
  • Krafft, P., Zhou, K., Edwards, I., Starbird, C., & Spiro, E. (2017). Centralized, Parallel, and Distributed Information Processing during Collective Sensemaking. In Proceedings of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems.
  • Cesare, N., Spiro, E., Lee, H., & McCormick, T. (2016). Examining Community Policing on Twitter: Precinct Use and Community Response. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Social Informatics (SocInfo).
  • Arya, S., Spiro, E., & Almquist, Z. W. (2016). Geo-social Rankings Derived from Activity-based Apps. In Workshop on Activity-Based Networks, International Conference on Social Informatics.
  • Almquist, Z. W., Spiro, E., & Butts, C. T. (2016). Shifting Attention: Modeling Follower Relationship Dynamics among US Emergency Management-related Organizations. In Eric Jones and A.J. Faas (Ed.), Social Networks in Disaster.
  • Spiro, Emma S., J. Sutton, S. Fitzhugh and C. T. Butts. (2014) “Online Communication Dynamics During Natural Hazard Events.’ International Communication Association Annual Conference. Seattle, Washington.
  • Sutton, J., Emma S. Spiro, M. Greczek, B. Johnson, S. Fitzhugh, and C. T. Butts. (2013) “Tweeting the Spill.” International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management. 5(1), 1-21, pp. 58-76.
  • Eppstein, D. and Emma S. Spiro. (2009) “The h-Index of a Graph and its Application to Dynamic Subgraph Statistics.” Algorithms and Data Structures Symposium (WADS), Banff, Canada. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5664, pp. 278-289.