Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes

Associate Member CRSA

Professor of Social Networks
Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences, ETH Zürich


Weinbergstrasse 109

Room WEP J 14

CH-8092 Zürich

+41 (0)44 632 21 96


Short Bio

Selected Publications

Exploring Transformations in Caribbean Indigenous Social Networks through Visibility Studies: the Case of Late Pre-Colonial Landscapes in East-Guadeloupe (French West Indies), in Journal of archaeological method and theory, 2018, 25, 475-519, (with Tom Brughmans, Maaike S de Waal, and Corinne L Hofman).

Correlations among centrality indices and a class of uniquely ranked graphs, in Social Networks , 2017, 50, 46-54, (with David Schoch and Thomas W Valente).

Social network analysis in sport research: an emerging paradigm, in European Journal for Sport and Society, 2017, 14(2), 138-165, (with Hagen Wäsche, Geoff Dickson, and Alexander Woll).

Re-conceptualizing centrality in social networks, in European Journal of Applied Mathematics, 2016, 27(6), 971-985, (with David Schoch).

Maintaining the duality of closeness and betweenness centrality, in Social Networks, 2016, 44, 153-159, (with Stephen P.Borgatti Linton C. Freeman).

Will they stay or will they go? How network properties of WebICs predict dropout rates of valuable Wikipedians, in European Management Journal, 2011, 29(5), 404-413, (with Jürgen Lerner, Patrick Kenis, and Denise vanRaaij).

Longitudinal analysis of personal networks. The case of Argentinean migrants in Spain, in Social Networks, 2010, 32(1), 91-104, (with Miranda J. Lubbers, José Luis Molina, Jürgen Lerner, Javier Ávila, and Christopher McCarty).

A faster algorithm for betweenness centrality, in Journal of Mathematical Sociology, 2001, 25(2), 163-177.

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