Social network analysis of an online dating network

Chen, Lin & Nayak, Richi (2011) Social network analysis of an online dating network. In Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Communities & Technologies (C&T 2011), ACM, State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, pp. 41-49.

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Online social networks can be found everywhere from chatting websites like MSN, blogs such as MySpace to social media such as YouTube and second life. Among them, there is one interesting type of online social networks, online dating network that is growing fast. This paper analyzes an online dating network from social network analysis point of view. Observations are made and results are obtained in order to suggest a better recommendation system for people-to-people networks.

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ID Code: 47966
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Online Dating Network, Social Network Analysis, User profile, User preference
ISBN: 9781450308243
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > OTHER INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (089900) > Information and Computing Sciences not elsewhere classified (089999)
Divisions: Past > Schools > Computer Science
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 Lin Chen & Richi Nayak
Deposited On: 08 Jan 2012 22:48
Last Modified: 09 Jan 2012 00:25

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