Han Woo Park, Mike Thelwall and Randolph Kluver
Han Woo Park
Han Woo Park is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication & Information, YeungNam University, South Korea where he teaches courses and conduct research on various computer-mediated communication issues, focusing on the use of new communication technologies in extending social networks and the role of communication in scientific, technical, and innovative activities. Prior to this position, Han had been a research associate at the Royal Netherlands Academy's group for Network Research and Digital Information (Nerdi). He received his Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2002. Han\'s research has appeared in several international journals including Journal of American Society of Information Science and Technology, New Media & Society, and Scientometrics. He served as a guest editor of the Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication Special Issue on Internet Networks.
Mike Thelwall leads the Statistical Cybermetrics Research Group in the School of Computing and Information Technology, having joined the University of Wolverhampton in 1989. His PhD was in Pure Mathematics at the University of Lancaster. His current research field includes identifying and analyzing web phenomena using quantitative-lead research methods, primarily link analysis and has pioneered an information science approach to link analysis. He has developed a wide range of tools for gathering and analysing web data, including a research web crawler and software for statistical and topological analyses of site structures (through links) and site content (through text). His total list of publications includes 86 refereed journal articles, four book chapters and a book, and he sits on six editorial boards including that of the Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology.
University of Wolverhampton
Randolph Kluver is Executive Director of the Singapore Internet Research Centre, and an Associate Professor in the School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University. His current research interests include the role of the Internet in Asian societies, Asian political communication, globalization, and the political impact of information technologies.
Singapore Internet Research Centre
School of Communication and Information
Nanyang Technological University