Dr Jérôme Kunegis
Dr. Jérôme Kunegis is a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Web Science and Technologies (WeST) at the University of Koblenz–Landau, Germany. He is the lead of the focus group on network analysis at the WeST Institute, as well as of the Koblenz Network collection project (KONECT), a large-scale effort to assemble network datasets for use in web science, network science and other disciplines. Dr. Kunegis has written over 30 peer-reviewed papers in the areas of web science, network analysis, data mining, machine learning and information retrieval. He graduated at the Berlin Institute of Technology (TU Berlin) in 2006, and received his PhD at the University of Koblenz–Landau in 2011 for his work on the spectral evolution model under the supervision of Prof. Steffen Staab.