Social Computing Seminar

December 11th, 2021

Social Computing is an area of computer science that is concerned with the intersection of social behavior and computational systems. It is based on creating or recreating social conventions and social contexts through the use of software and technology. In this seminar we explore recent topics in social computing like Social Bots, Fake News, Filter Bubbles, Socio-political campaigns, Shit & Candy Storms, Social Augmented and Virtual Reality, Gamification, Serious Games, Science 2.0

Type Seminar
Term WS 2020
Mentor(s) Ralf Klamma
Assistant(s) Alexander Neumann
Benedikt Hensen
Moodle visit

Topic Assignments

Topic Supervisor Author Reviews
Building Trust in Bots Neumann Kunz, Julia Current State of WebXR
Current State of WebXR Hensen Panichkin, Viktor Current Trends of Social Mixed Reality Spaces
Current Trends of Social Mixed Reality Spaces Hensen Mietz, Julia Decentralized Identifiers
Decentralized Identifiers de Lange Oprea, Camelia Fairness, Equality, Equity – Algorithmic Approaches
Fairness, Equality, Equity – Algorithmic Approaches Klamma Stücker Martinez, Juan News Recommendation Systems
News Recommendation Systems de Lange Razsolkov, Denis Proof of Stake Blockchains
Proof of Stake Blockchains de Lange Dastgir, Anum Social Sensing
Social Sensing Klamma Chu, Ariane Building Trust in Bots


Participation in Social Computing & Web Science Lectures welcome