Journal articles

  1. Giuseppe Lugano (2010) Do only computers scale? On the cognitive and social aspects of scalability. Encyclopaideia Journal of Phenomenology and Education XIV(28). ISSN 1590-492X, pp. 89-110.
  2. Giuseppe Lugano, Mobile social networking in theory and practice, FirstMonday, Vol.13, n.11 (November 2008).


Book chapters

Academic Theses

  1. Giuseppe Lugano, "Digital community design: exploring the role of mobile social software in the process of digital convergence". Jyväskylä Studies in Computing 114, University of Jyväskylä (Finland), (Doctoral thesis).
  2. Giuseppe Lugano, "Finnish and Italian technology in the global environment of EU: a comparison of ICT strategies in education", University of Bologna (Italy), 2003 (Master’s thesis).

Conference papers

  1. Giuseppe Lugano, G. (2012) Social computing: a classification of existing paradigms, Proceedings of the 2012 ASE/IEEE Int. Conference on Social Computing.DOI: 10.1109/SocialCom-PASSAT.2012.54, pp. 377-382.
  2. Giuseppe Lugano, Social aspects of digital convergence: the role of mobile social software in the evolving landscape of social space and community. EASST 2010 "Performative Infrastrucutres, Multiple Mobilities", Trento (Finland), September 2010.
  3. Harri Paloheimo, Heikki Waris, Giuseppe Lugano Resilience Thinking: from challenges towards solutions in a disrupted world. 4S Summer Symposium on Sustainable Systems, Sannäs (Finland), May 2010.
  4. Giuseppe Lugano, Towards an inclusive information society: an empirical study on digital natives and digital immigrants in Finland, EU/COST 298 conference, Copenhagen (Denmark), May 2009.
  5. Giuseppe Lugano, Beyond the small social group: scalability issues in mobile communications, International workshop on "Current research needs in mobile communication", Udine (Italy), April 2009.
  6. Giuseppe Lugano, Reconciling social and economic development: the role of virtual currency in mobile social applications, Mobile Communication and the Ethics of Social Networking, Budapest (Hungary), September 2008.
  7. Giuseppe Lugano, Designing for societal development: Enhancing Mobile Social Software through Social Capital,iSoca 2007 conference, Jyväskylä (Finland), October 2007.
  8. Giuseppe Lugano, Mobile Social Software: Definition, Scope and Applications, eChallenges conference, The Hague (Holland), October 2007.
  9. Giuseppe Lugano, Anna Kämäräinen, Tero Heiskanen, "Mobile Communication: The Misunderstood User, IASS/AIS World Congress of Semiotics, Helsinki/Imatra (Finland), June 2007.
  10. Giuseppe Lugano , Pertti Saariluoma, "To Share or not to share: supporting the user decision in Mobile Social Software applications, International User Modelling conference (UM 2007), Springer, Corfu (Greece), June 2007, 440-445.
  11. Giuseppe Lugano, Jorma Kyppö, Pertti Saariluoma, “Designing people’s interconnections in mobile social networks”, International Conference on Multidisciplinary Information Sciences & Technologies (INSCIT), Merida (Spain), October 2006.
  12. Giuseppe Lugano, “Understanding Mobile Relationships”, Human Centred Technology Workshop (HCT 2006), Pori (Finland), June 2006.
  13. Giuseppe Lugano, Marja-Liisa Viherä, Leena Viukari, “Towards a Network-Based Civil Society: The Communications Camp Paradigm, Proceedings of ICALT 2006 conference, Kerkrade (Holland), July 2006.
  14. Giuseppe Lugano, Petri Nokelainen, Miikka Miettinen, Jaakko Kurhila, Henry Tirri., "On the Relationship between Learners' Orientations and Activity in CSCL, Proceedings of ICALT 2004 conference, Joensuu (Finland), 2004.

Other writings and reports

  1. Giuseppe Lugano, Egypt - History's first "Facebook revolution"?. Helsinki Times 9(189), 03.03.2011.
  2. Giuseppe Lugano, 5 Domande a Giuseppe Lugano, ricercatore Nokia e autore di “Comunicazione Mobile” [5 questions to Giuseppe Lugano, researcher at Nokia and author of “Comunicazione mobile”]. Web interview for, 08.12.2010.
  3. Giuseppe Lugano, Mobile social software per un futuro più sostenibile [Mobile social software for a more sustainable future]. Education2.0 - Didattica e apprendimento. December 2010.
  4. Giuseppe Lugano, MoSoSo and the shift towards collaborative consumption.. Tiedosta magazine 4/2010.
  5. Giuseppe Lugano, MoSoSo and sustainable innovations: empowering digital communities to build resilience through community-generated services (CGS) . Theseus Day, VTT Tampere (Finland), May 2010.
  6. Giuseppe Lugano, Per una società dell'informazione dal volto umano . Education2.0 - Didattica e apprendimento. May 2009.
  7. Giuseppe Lugano, Main findings from Maailma Tutuksi's Youth Survey 2008 and Senior Citizens Study 2009. Executive Summary presented to Hans Martens, Chief Executive of the European Policy Center, Brussels, November 2009.
  8. Giuseppe Lugano, eChallenges 2007 conference report
  9. Giuseppe Lugano, “Users’ homophily and assortative mixing in mobile social networks”, report for the course Models and Algorithms for Complex Networks, University of Helsinki, 2006.
  10. Giuseppe Lugano, “Semantic Web technologies and the FOAF project”, report for the course “Mobile Web Services”, University of Helsinki, 2005.
  11. Giuseppe Lugano, “Bayesian logic programs”, report for the course “Probabilistic Logic Learning”, University of Helsinki, 2005.
  12. Giuseppe Lugano, “Construction of the individual identity in the environment of global information and media flows”, report for the course “Introduction to Information Society”, University of Helsinki, 2005.
  13. Giuseppe Lugano, Marja-Liisa Viherä, Leena Viukari, “Investigating People’s Interconnections in Mobile Social Networks”, Sonera Information Society Unit (SISU), Internal Publication, 2004.
  14. Giuseppe Lugano, “Clustering for hierarchical routing”, Algorithms for ad hoc networking - Seminar talk, University of Helsinki, 2003.
  15. Jari Alhonen, Lauri Hyttinen, Giuseppe Lugano, "Methods for Context Aware Retrieval”, in Context Aware Methods, pp.29-37, Technical Report, Series of Publications C of the University of Helsinki, Report C-2003-71, Helsinki, December 2003.
  16. Giuseppe Lugano, Rolf Holmberg "Angela, High School Teacher”, in Context Aware Scenarios, pp.29-37, Technical Report, Series of Publications C of the University of Helsinki, Report C-2003-70, Helsinki, December 2003.
  17. Giuseppe Lugano, “Finnish and Italian technology in the global environment of EU: a comparison of ICT strategies in education”, e.Finland "Article of the month", June 2004.