The Computational Communication Collaboratory (CCC, C-Cube, or C3) was established in February 2015 by the Department of Journalism and Communication, Nanjing University. The mission of the center is to uncover the computational gene of human communication behaviors. The center supplies a series of workshops, including Introduction to Computational Communication, Data Journalism, Computational Advertising, and Web Data Collection and Analysis.



  1. Naipeng Chao, professor, Nanjing University

  2. Cheng-Jun Wang, Assistant Research Fellow, Nanjing University

  3. Lingfei Wu, Postdoc, The University of Chicago


  1. Wang, C.J., Wu, L*, Zhang, J., Janssen, M. (2016) The Collective Direction of Attention Diffusion. Scientific Reports. 6: 34059. doi:10.1038/srep34059

  2. Naipeng Chao, Guangfeng Yuan, Yonggang Li, Qian Yao. (2016) The internet ecological perception, political trust and political efficacy of Chinese netizens. Telematics and Informatics. doi: 10.1016/j.tele.2016.05.014

  3. Wu, L., Wang, C.J.* (2016) Tracing the Attention of Moving Citizens. Scientific Reports. 6, 33103. doi: 10.1038/srep33103

  4. Chandra, Y., Jiang, C.L., Wang, C.J. (2016) Mining Social Entrepreneurship Strategies Using Topic Modeling, PLOS ONE, 11(3):e0151342, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0151342

  5. Jiang, C.L, Yang, M, Wang, C.J. (2016) Self-Disclosure to Parents in Emerging Adulthood: Examining the Roles of Perceived Parental Responsiveness and Separation-Individuation. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. 2016. doi: 10.1177/0265407516640603

  6. Wang, C.J., Wu, L.*(2016) The Scaling of Attention Networks. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications.448:196–204, doi: 10.1016/j.physa.2015.12.081

  7. Wang, C.J.*, Wang, P.P, Zhu, J.J.H (2013). Discussing Occupy Wall Street on Twitter: Longitudinal network analysis of equality, emotion, and stability of public discussion. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 16(9): 679-685. doi:10.1089/cyber.2012.0409. [SSCI, Ranking 4/72 in Communication by 5-year IF].