Discovering social networks using a mobile phone game

Terence Bossomaier, Roderick Duncan, Steven D'Alessandro, Michelle Evans, Liaquant Hossian

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Abstract

This paper is part of a larger project, which applies a social medicine approach to complex Aboriginal health issues in Northern Australia. A major component of this project is the construction and use of multiplex social networks, both with Aboriginal communities and health care worker networks. In an attempt to overcome difficulties with language diversity and poor survey response, a mobile computer game is under development for determination of the social networks. This paper discusses simulations of the game developed to optimize the server-side processing required to elucidate the network.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication14th International Conference on Modeling and Applied Simulation (MAS 2015) (held at the 12th International Multidisciplinary Modeling and Simulation Multi-Conference
Subtitle of host publicationI3M2015)
Place of PublicationRed Hook, New York
PublisherI3M
Pages189-195
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9781510813816
Publication statusPublished - 2015
EventI3M 2015 Multiconference - Bergeggi, Italy, Italy
Duration: 21 Sep 201523 Sep 2015

Conference

ConferenceI3M 2015 Multiconference
CountryItaly
Period21/09/1523/09/15

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