• Agent-based Safety Protection in Online Social Networks

      Tao, Yingying (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      With the development of the Internet, more and more people actively interact with others via online social networks. Potentially, people can hide themselves in the dark and continually gather information from other users ...
    • Assessing Core Stable Coalitions Based On Social Network Structures

      Chan, Su Yuan (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Game theoretic techniques have become deliberate with social network analysis. Studies show that contemporary approach on social network analysis is unable to collectively evaluate the rationality of individuals and synergies ...
    • Dynamic algorithms for partially-sorted lists

      Ross, Kostya Kamalah (Auckland University of Technology, 2015)
      The dynamic partial sorting problem asks for an algorithm that maintains lists of numbers under the link, cut and change value operations, and queries the sorted sequence of the k least numbers in one of the lists. We ...
    • Power and Network Integration: Structural and Algorithmic Analysis of Organizational Networks

      Moskvina, Anastasia (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      This thesis constitutes the results of our research towards structural and algorithmic analysis of organizational networks. We study how interpersonal ties become crucial empowerment channels that shape organizational ...