Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

CSDE Computational Demography Working Group: Final Winter Quarter Meeting

Posted: 2/27/2018 (CSDE Workshop)

Join CSDE’s Computational Demography Working Group for our last meeting of winter quarter! Nathan Welch will lead the session on modeling and mapping human mobility, and Adrian Dobra and Nathalie Williams will facilitate the discussion.

Light refreshments will be served, and everyone is welcome to attend!

Here are a couple of background articles relating to the subject matter that will be covered at the session:

1) Dobra, A., Williams, N.E. and Eagle, N. (2015). Spatiotemporal detection of unusual human population behavior using mobile phone data, PLoS ONE, 10(3): e0120449. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0120449

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0120449

2) Williams, N.E., Thomas, T.A., Dunbar, M., Eagle, N. and Dobra, A. (2015). Measures of human mobility using mobile phone records enhanced with GIS data, PLoS ONE 10(7): e0133630. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0133630.

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0133630

 

Date: 03/01/2018

Time: 12:00-1:20 PM

Location: 114 Raitt Hall