Instagram photos reveal predictive markers of depression

EPJ Data science. Coverage by New York Times. 2017.

The emotional arcs of stories are dominated by six basic shapes” EPJ Data Science. Coverage by The Atlantic. 2016.

Human language reveals a universal positivity bias” 2015.

Proc. Nat. Academy of Sciences. Coverage by New York Times.

Measuring population level happiness & health in real-time


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flint professor of mathematical, natural & technical sciences

co-director: computational story lab

associate professor: department of mathematics & statistics

associate director: vermont complex systems center

node: mathematics & climate research network

university of vermont