Dominique Boullier

EPFL CDH DHI DHI-GE
INN 139 (Bâtiment INN)
Station 14
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL CDH CDH-SODH SODH-ENS

Unit: SODH-ENS

Administrative data

Publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

  • Digital Humanities,

PhD Programs

  • Doctoral Program in Technology Management
  • Doctoral Program Digital Humanities

Courses

Quantification of user experience

The course will deliver all the conceptual and technical resources required for managing a user-centered design process that depends more and more on sophisticated quantification methods. goto

Section of Digital Humanities, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : english
Section of Digital Humanities, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : english

Sociopolitical stakes in the digital technology I

The course aims at training engineers/managers to decipher sociopolitical stakes of digital choices (including internet). Many policies are always available and decision makers must be aware of the political dimensions encapsulated in digital architecture... goto

Humanities and Social Sciences Program, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : french

Sociopolitical stakes in the digital technology II

The course aims at training engineers/managers to decipher sociopolitical stakes of digital choices (including internet). Many policies are always available and decision makers must be aware of the political dimensions encapsulated in digital architecture... goto

Humanities and Social Sciences Program, 2018-2019, Master semester 2, language : french

Research

Current work

1/ Memetics: how to design a meme tracker and the theory that accounts for replication processes. 1st field study and data set: memes from online conversations about french TV series. 2nd field study: project event meme tracker (FNS funding pending) 2/ Third Generation Social Sciences A web site displays the discussions and seminars addressing the issue of Big Data/ machine learning and Social sciences. It emphasizes the need for a theory of digital traces from likes to comments, from memes to Internet of Things) that should be considered as vibrations or replications, a third kind of social entities, besides "society" and "opinion" http://shs3g.hypotheses.org/ memetics, virality, propagation 3/ Habitèle: theory of digital enveloppes (i.e. anthropology of our personal data ecosystem) and mobile uses. 4/ Smart cities : how to choose among policies of urban traces 5/ Politics of technical architectures