Derek Weber

Derek Weber

Higher Degree by Research Candidate

School of Computer Science

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

I have worked as a researcher with the Defence Science and Technology Group since 1998 and am now a PhD student. My research examines how automation and coordinated behaviour on online social media are exploited in attempts to sway public opinion.

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2019 Butavicius, M. A., Parsons, K. M., McCormac, A., Dennis, S. J., Ceglar, A., Weber, D., . . . Powers, D. M. (2019). Using Semantic Context to Rank the Results of Keyword Search.. Int. J. Hum. Comput. Interaction, 35, 725-741.
    2019 Butavicius, M., Parsons, K., McCormac, A., Dennis, S., Ceglar, A., Weber, D., . . . Powers, D. (2019). Using Semantic Context to Rank the Results of Keyword Search. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 35(9), 725-741.
  • Conference Papers

    Year Citation
    2018 Pattison, T., Ceglar, A., & Weber, D. (2018). Efficient formal concept analysis through recursive context partitioning. In CEUR Workshop Proceedings Vol. 2123 (pp. 219-230).
    2014 Pattison, T., Weber, D., & Ceglar, A. (2014). Enhancing layout and interaction in formal concept analysis. In I. Fujishiro, U. Brandes, H. Hagen, & S. Takahashi (Eds.), IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (pp. 248-252). Keio Univ, Yokohama, JAPAN: IEEE.
    DOI Scopus5 WoS1
    2013 McCormac, A., Parsons, K., Butavicius, M., Ceglar, A., Weber, D., Pattison, T., . . . Powers, D. (2013). Interfaces for discourse summarisation: A human factors analysis. In H. Shen, R. T. Smith, J. Paay, P. R. Calder, & T. G. Wyeld (Eds.), Proceedings of the 25th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference: Augmentation, Application, Innovation, Collaboration, OzCHI 2013 (pp. 139-142). ACM.
    DOI Scopus1
    2004 Weber, D., & Phillips, M. (2004). An Architecture for Multi-View Information Overlays.. In N. Churcher, & C. Churcher (Eds.), Vol. 35 (pp. 9-15). Australian Computer Society.
    Weber, D., Nasim, M., Falzon, L., & Mitchell, L. (n.d.). #ArsonEmergency and Australia's "Black Summer": Polarisation and
    misinformation on social media.

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