The Research Group on Web Science and Social Computing (WSSC) is led by Dr. Carlos Castillo. The group focuses on the study of every kind of problem related with the better understanding of the Web, making use of its information and easy access.

The main research lines are:

  • Text and multimedia Information Retrieval
  • Web Usage, Content and Structure Mining
  • Semi-Structured Data Retrieval (XML
  • Information Visualization
  • Web Characterization, Analisis and Modelling
  • The Semantic Web and its Applications
  • Distributed IR
  • Large-scale Web Systems

Research Group Website