Published in CIKM (Acceptance Rate 21%), 2017
Find how emotions vary across users, how they evolve, and how they are connected to social ties+the dual of structural balance (signed nodes instead of edges).
Recommended citation: Jin, Shengmin, and Reza Zafarani. "Emotions in social networks: Distributions, patterns, and models." Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Conference on Information and Knowledge Management. ACM, 2017. http://shengminjin.github.io/files/EmotionsDPM.pdf