Huang, G., & Liang, H. (2020, March). I (dis)trust what you wrote: Uncovering the effects of textual features in information diagnosticity and adoption of online consumer reviews. Paper presented at the annual conference of the American Academy of Advertising, San Diego, CA, USA.

Huang, G., & Ren, Y. (2020). Linking technological functions of fitness mobile apps with continuance usage among Chinese users: Moderating role of exercise self-efficacy. Computers in Human Behavior, 103, 151-160.

Huang, Y. H. C., Lu, Y., Kao L., Choy, H. Y., & Chang, Y. (Forthcoming). Mainframes and Mandarins: The Impact of Internet Use on Institutional Trust in East Asia. Telecommunication Policy.

Kobayashi, T. (2020). Depolarization through social media use: Evidence from dual identifiers in Hong Kong. New Media & Society. Online First. Doi: 10.1177%2F1461444820910124

Liang, L. (Forthcoming). Between Emotion, Politics and Law: Narrative Transformation and Authoritarian Deliberation in a Land-Dispute-Triggered Social Drama in China. The China Quarterly. 

Lin, W.-Y. & Zhang, X. (in press). Digital Politics in Mainland China: Participation in an Unlikely Place, forthcoming in Dutton, W. H. (Ed.), A Research Agenda for Digital Politics. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

Peng, T. Q., & Zhu, J. J. H. (in press). Mobile phone use as sequential processes: From discrete behaviors to sessions of behaviors and trajectories of sessions. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication.

Shen, F., Xia, C., & Skoric, M. (2020). Examining the roles of social media and alternative media in social movement participation: A study of Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement. Telematics and Informatics, 47, 101303.

Wang, Y. (2020). When relationships meet situations: Exploring the antecedents of employee communication behaviors on social media. Social Science Computer Review. Advanced online publication. https://doi.org/10.1177/0894439320904719

Wang, Y., & Yang, Y. (2020). Dialogic communication on social media: How organizations use Twitter to build dialogic relationships with their publics. Computers in Human Behavior. Advanced online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chb.2019.106183

Zhao, W. X., Hou, Y. P., Chen, J. H., Zhu, J. J. H., Yin, E. J., Su, H. T., & Wen, J. R. (2020). Learning semantic representations from directed social links to tag microblog users at scale. ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 38(2), 17. doi: 10.1145/3377550.


Guan, L., Peng, T. Q., & Zhu, J. J. H. (2019). Who is tracking health on mobile devices: A behavioral logfile analysis in Hong Kong. Journal of Medical Internet Research7(5), 313679. doi: 10.2196/13679.

Hilbert, M., Barnett, G., Blumenstock, J., Contractor, N., Diesner, J., Frey, S., Gonzalez-Bailon, S., Lamberso, P. J., Pan, J., Peng, T. Q., Shen, C. C., Smaldino, P. E., Van Atteveldt, W., Waldherr, A., Zhang, J., & Zhu, J. J. H. (2019). Computational Communication Science| Computational Communication Science: A Methodological Catalyzer for a Maturing Discipline. International Journal of Communication, 13, 3912–3934.

Huang, G. (2019). Variation matters: How to curb ad intrusiveness for native advertising on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Internet Research, 29(6), 1469-1484. https://doi.org/10.1108/INTR-12-2017-0524 

Huang, G., Li, K., & Li, H. (2019). Show, not tell: The contingency role of infographics versus text in the differential effects of message strategies on optimistic bias. Science Communication, 41(6), 732-760. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1075547019888659 

Huang, G., & Zhou, E. (2019). Time to work out! Examining the behavior change techniques and relevant theoretical mechanisms that predict the popularity of fitness mobile apps with Chinese-language user interfaces. Health Communication, 34(12), 1502-1512.

Liang, L. (2019). Crafting Resonance in a Sports Media Event: The Olympic Games as a Transnational Social Drama. Journalism Studies. 20(3) 401-422.

Lin, F. (2019). The discursive paradox of AI criticism. International Journal of Chinese & Comparative Philosophy of Medicine, 17(2), 133-137.

Peng, T. Q., Liang, H., & Zhu, J. J. H. (2019). Introducing computational methods for computational communication research in Asia-Pacific. Asian Journal of Communication, 29(3), 205-216. doi: 10.1080/01292986.2019.1602911.

Skoric, M. M., & Zhang, N. (2019). Opinion leadership, media use, and environmental engagement in China. International Journal of Communication. 19, 1-22.

Wang, C. J., & Zhu, J. J. H. (2019). Jumping onto the bandwagon of collective gatekeepers: Testing the bandwagon effect of information diffusion on social news website. Telematics and Informatics41(8), 34-45. doi: 10.1016/j.tele.2019.03.001.

Zhu, J. J. H., Guan, L., Zhou, Y. X., Shen, A. Q., & Lu, H. (2019). Applying user analytics to social media in China. Asian Journal of Communication, 29(3),291-306. doi: 10.1080/01292986.2019.1602916.


Dai, Y., & Walther, J. B. (2018). Vicariously experiencing parasocial intimacy with public figures through observations of interactions on social media. Human Communication Research44(3), 322–342. https://doi.org/10.1093/hcr/hqy003

Kim, J. W. (2018). Facebook use for profile maintenance and social grooming and young Korean women’s appearance comparison with peers and body image concerns. Social Media + Society, 4(2), 1–11. 

Kim, J. W. (2018). They liked and shared: Effects of social media virality metrics on perceptions of message influence and behavioral intentions. Computers in Human Behavior, 84, 153–161. 

Lin, F. and Zhang, X. (2018). Movement-press dynamics and news diffusion: A typology of activism in digital China. The China Review. 18 (2), 33-63.

Liu, Y.L. & Chou, Y. T. (April, 2018). Editorial: Big Data, the IOT, and Interconnected Society. Telecommunications Policy.

Shen, F.& Tsui, L. (2018). Revisiting the Asian Values Thesis: An Empirical Study of Asian Values, Internet Use, and Support for Freedom of Expression in 11 Societies. Asian Survey, 58(3), 535-556.

Wang, Y., & Ki, E.-J. (2018). Membership matters: Why members engage with professional associations. VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, 29, 71-82. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11266-017-9873-x

Zhan, X. X., Liu, C., Zhou, G., Zhang, Z. K., Sun, G. Q., Zhu, J. J. H., & Jin, Z. (2018). Coupling dynamics of epidemic spreading and information diffusion on complex networks. Applied Mathematics and Computation332, 437-448. doi: 10.1016/j.amc.2018.03.050.

Zhang, X. & Lin, W.-Y. (2018) Hanging together or not? Impacts of social media use and organizational membership on individual and collective political actions. International Political Science Review, 39(2):273-289.

Zhu, J. J. H., Chen, H. X., Peng, T. Q., Liu, X. F., & Dai, H. X. (2018). How to measure sessions of mobile phone use: Quantification, evaluation, and applications. Mobile Media and Communication, 6(2), 215-232. doi: 10.1177/2050157917748351.


Cheng, Y., Huang, Y. H. C., & Chan, C. M. (2017). Public relations, media coverage, and public opinion in contemporary China: Testing agenda building theory in a social mediated crisis. Telematics and Informatics, 34(3), 765-773.

He, X. and Lin, F. (2017).  The losing media? An empirical study of defamation litigation in China, The China Quarterly. 230: 371-298 

Kim, K. J., Shin, D., & Yoon, H. (2017). Information tailoring and framing in wearable health communication. Information Processing & Management, 53(2), 351-358. 

Kobayashi, T., Hoshino, T., & Suzuki, T. (2017). Inadvertent learning on a portal site: A longitudinal field experiment. Communication Research. Online First. Doi: 10.1177/0093650217732208 

Shen, F. (2017). Internet Use, Freedom Supply, and Demand for Internet Freedom: A Cross-National Study of 20 Countries. International Journal of Communication, 11, 2093–2114.


Jiang, L. C., Yang, M., & Wang, C. (2016). Disclosures to parents in emerging adulthood: Examining the role of separation-individuation in parent-child relationships. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. doi: 10.1177/0265407516640603

Kim, K. J. (2016). Interacting socially with the Internet of Things (IoT): Effects of source attribution and specialization in human–IoT interaction. Journal of Computer–Mediated Communication, 21(6), 420-435.

Lin, F., & Zhao, D. (2016). Social movements as a dialogic process: Framing, interpretation schemata and the dynamics of the anti-CNN movement, Chinese Sociological Review. 48(3): 185-208 

Lin, W.-Y., Cao, B., & Zhang, X. (2017). To speak or not to speak? Predicting college students’ outspokenness in the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong. International Journal of Communication, 11:3704-3720.

Skoric, M. M., Zhu, Q., Goh, D., & Pang, N. (2016). Social media & citizen engagement: A meta-analytic review. New Media & Society, 18(9), 1817-1839.

Skoric, M. M. & Zhu, Q. (2016). Social media and offline political participation:  Uncovering the paths from digital to physical. International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 28(3), 415-426.

Huang, Y. H. C., Wu, F., & Cheng, Y. (2016). Crisis communication in context: Cultural and political influences underpinning Chinese public relations practice. Public Relations Review, 42(1), 201-213.

Xu, J. & Huang, G. (2016). Mapping public relations scholarship in Asia: A longitudinal analysis of published research, 1995 to 2014. Asian Journal of Communication26(6), 548- 565. https://doi.org/10.1080/01292986.2016.1218900 


Jiang, L. C., Wang, Z. Z., Peng, T. Q., & Zhu, J. J. H. (2015). The divided communities of shared concerns: Mapping the intellectual structure of e-Health research in social science journals. International Journal of Medical Informatics.  doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2014.09.00. 

Kobayashi, T. & Ichifuji, Y. (2015). Tweets that matter: Evidence from a randomized field experiment in Japan. Political Communication, 32(4), 574–593. 

Before 2015

Kim, K. J., Park, E., & Sundar, S. S. (2013). Caregiving role in human–robot interaction: A study of the mediating effects of perceived benefit and social presence. Computers in Human Behavior, 29(4), 1799-1806.

Chia, S. C. & Wen, N. (2010). College men’s third-person perceptions about idealized body image and consequent behavior. Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, 63, No.6-7, 542-555. 

Chia, S. C. (2006). How peers mediate media influence on adolescents’ sexual attitudes and sexual behavior. Journal of Communication, 56, 3, 585-606.