Fabiana is a Postdoctoral Researcher at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, where she is member of the Laboratory of Data Science and Complexity (DSCLab) coordinated by Walter Quattrociocchi.
She comes from a background in Computer Science and received her PhD in Computer, Decision and Systems Science from IMT Lucca in November 2016.
Her research is based on a interdisciplinary, cross-methodological approach and focuses on information and misinformation spreading, social dynamics, and the evolution of collective narratives on online social media. She collected several papers on the topic, both with national and international co-authors.
Her results have been included in the Global Risk Report 2017 of the World Economic Forum and have been widely covered by the media (among the others: The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Economist, Bloomberg View, The Guardian, Phys.org, Le Scienze, Pour La Science, El Pais).
Her complete list of publications is available at her personal page.
She was an invited speaker at: Logic Lounge @CAV'17 (Heidelberg, 27 July 2017), Brain Awareness Week @SISSA (Trieste, 17 March 2017), Wissenswerte (Bremen, 29 November 2016), Festival delle Comunità e del Cambiamento (Milano, 7-9 October 2016), International Journalism Festival (Perugia, 6-10 April 2016)