research

List of published and ongoing studies (* indicates equal contributions)

published

  1. Closed Ranks: The Discursive Value of Military Support for Indian Politicians
    Agrima Seth*, Soham De*Arshia Arya, and 3 more authors
    In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information & Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD) 2022
  2. Note: Picking Sides: The influencer-driven #HijabBan discourse on Twitter
    Soham De, Anmol Panda, and Joyojeet Pal
    In Proceedings of the 5th ACM SIGCAS/SIGCHI Conference on Computing and Sustainable Societies (COMPASS) 2022
  3. DISMISS: Database of Indian Social Media Influencers on Twitter
    Arshia Arya*Soham De*, Dibyendu Mishra*, and 12 more authors
    In Proceedings of the 16th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM) 2022

ongoing

  1. Towards a definition and quantification of Twitter Formality
    Soham DeAnirban Sen, Debayan Gupta, and 2 more authors
    2022
  2. Trends in Online Propaganda: A Comparative Study
    Anirban SenSoham De, and Joyojeet Pal
    arXiv (preprint) 2022
  3. Hierarchical Association, Harmonized Aggravation, and Hashtag Assemblies: A Dogma Community keeping its Twitter Candle Lit
    Anirban SenSoham De, and Joyojeet Pal
    arXiv (preprint) 2022
  4. The Troll’s Toolkit: A mixed-methods study on how journalists are trolled on Indian Twitter
    Soham De*Sukhnidh Kaur*, and Joyojeet Pal
    arXiv (preprint) 2022
  5. Catch, Corroborate and Communicate: The Contours of Professional fact-Checking In India
    Arshia AryaSoham DeSaloni Dash, and 1 more author
    arXiv (preprint) 2022

media

  1. Who are BJP’s favourite journalists? What about Congress and AAP? A Michigan study reveals
    Soham De, and Joyojeet Pal
    Newslaundry 2022
  2. Coordinated campaign? India #1 source for pro-Russia tweets amid Ukraine war, says Ashoka study
    Regina Mihindukulasuriya, and Soham De
    The Print 2022