Soroush Vosoughi

Soroush Vosoughi is a Postdoctoral Associate at the Laboratory for Social Machines at MIT, having received his Ph.D. from the same lab, for which he developed algorithms for automatic detection and verification of rumors on social media. His background is in machine learning, natural language processing, complex systems and network science. While at Berkman, he will focus his research on modeling the spread of false information on social network, with a particular focus on studying possible interventions to dampen the effects of misinformation.

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October 30, 2017