Social Networks and Surveillance for Society

  • Tansel Özyer
  • Sambit Bakshi
  • Reda Alhajj

Part of the Lecture Notes in Social Networks book series (LNSN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Manoj Apte, Girish Keshav Palshikar, Sriram Baskaran
    Pages 1-18
  3. Samer Al-Khateeb, Muhammad Nihal Hussain, Nitin Agarwal
    Pages 19-42
  4. Francisco de Asís López-Fuentes
    Pages 85-100
  5. Reji Kumar, Shibu Manuel
    Pages 115-128
  6. Coşkun Şahin, Jon Rokne, Reda Alhajj
    Pages 149-164
  7. Animesh Gupta, Tansel Özyer, Jon Rokne, Reda Alhajj
    Pages 165-179

About this book


This book focuses on recent technical advancements and state-of-the art technologies for analyzing characteristic features and probabilistic modelling of complex social networks and decentralized online network architectures. Such research results in applications related to surveillance and privacy, fraud analysis, cyber forensics, propaganda campaigns, as well as for online social networks such as Facebook. The text illustrates the benefits of using advanced social network analysis methods through application case studies based on practical test results from synthetic and real-world data. This book will appeal to researchers and students working in these areas. 


identifying influencers online social network fraud social media frauds decentralized social networks identifying influential spreaders cybersecurity and social network analysis

Editors and affiliations

  • Tansel Özyer
    • 1
  • Sambit Bakshi
    • 2
  • Reda Alhajj
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Computer EngineeringTOBB University of Economics and TechnologyAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Computer EngineeringNational Institute of Technology RourkelaRourkelaIndia
  3. 3.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences Social Sciences (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-78255-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-78256-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2190-5428
  • Series Online ISSN 2190-5436
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