Gerard WR, Fenton A, Ahmed W, Scarf P. Recognizing Events 4.0: The digital maturity of events. International Journal of Event and Festival Management 2020. In Press. (2018 CiteScore 1.73)
Downing, J & Ahmed, W (2019). #MacronLeaks as a “warning shot” for European democracies: challenges to election blackouts presented by social media and election meddling during the 2017 French presidential election. French Politics. (RG Journal Impact Factor: 0.53 & Q2 in SJR for Political Science and International Relations).
Ahmed, W., Bath, P.A, Sbaffi, L., Demartini, G. (2019). Novel insights into views towards H1N1 during the 2009 Pandemic: a thematic analysis of Twitter data. Health Information and Libraries Journal (2018 impact factor 1.19/ ABS 2* & Q2 in SJR for Health Informatics).
Ahmed, W., & Lugovic, S. (2019). Social Media Analytics: Analysis and Visualisation of News Diffusion using NodeXL. Online Information Review. (2018 Impact Factor: 1.928 & Q1 in SJR for Library and Information Sciences).
Zhang, Z., & Ahmed, W (2018). A Comparison of Information Sharing Behaviours across 379 Health Conditions on Twitter. International Journal of Public Health. (2018 impact factor 2.373 & #4 in public health ranked by Google Scholar)
Ahmed, W. (2018) Public Health Implications of #ShoutYourAbortion. Public Health Journal. (2018 Impact Factor 1.696 & Q2 in SJR for public health).
Samuel, G., Ahmed, W., Kara, H., Jessop, C., Quinton, S., & Sanger, S. (2018). Is It Time to Re-Evaluate the Ethics Governance of Social Media Research?. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 1556264618793773. (2017 Impact Factor 0.953 & Q1 in SJR for Communication)
Brooks, D., Hughes,P., Farrington, C., Bath, P.A, McGregor. M, Ahmed,W. & Noble, B. (2018): Implementation of a metastatic malignancy of unknown primary origin service led by a palliative physician, Hospital Practice Journal. (2017 RG Impact Factor 0.72 & Q3 in SJR for Medicine).
Virginia, H., Ahmed, W., & Bath P.A. (2018) Evaluation of websites that contain information relating to malaria in pregnancy. Public Health Journal. (2018 Impact Factor 1.696 & Q2 in SJR for Public Health).
Ahmed, W., Fayoyin, O., & Bath P.A (2018). Physical activity and long-term survival in older men and women: a 21 year longitudinal study. Activities, Adaptation & Aging. (2018 RG Impact Factor 0.33 & Q3 for Gerontology )
De Baets, S., Önkal D., Ahmed, W (2019). Nudging for improved forecasts of future expenses and saving. International Symposium on Forecasting.
Fenton, A., Chadwick, S. M., Dron, R. M., & Ahmed, W. (2018). Talking about sports brands-how our social media conversations reveal what we say. Proceedings EASM 2018, The European Sport Management Conference.
Ahmed, W., Bath, P.A., Sbaffi, L., & Demartini. G. (2018) Moral Panic through the Lens of Twitter: An Analysis of Infectious Disease Outbreaks. ACM Digital Library, Social Media and Society Conference Proceedings. (Acceptance rate 47%).
Ahmed, W., Bath, P.A., Sbaffi, L., & Demartini. G. (2018) Measuring the Effect of Public Health Campaigns on Twitter: The Case of World Autism Awareness Day. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. (Acceptance rate 50%).
Ahmed, W., & Bath, PA. (2015) The Ebola epidemic on Twitter: challenges for health informatics. The Seventeenth International Symposium for Health Information Management (pp 289-289). York, 24 June 2015 – 26 June 2015.
Other key non-peer reviewed publications
Ahmed, W. (2019) Using Twitter as a data source: An overview of current social media research tools (Updated for 2019) LSE Impact of Social Sciences blog
Ahmed, W. (2018) Croatia’s World Cup consolation: Google searches soar as world seeks information on finalists. The Conversation. https://theconversation.com/croatias-world-cup-consolation-google-searches-soar-as-world-seeks-information-on-finalists-99959 (Accessed 16/07/18).
Ahmed, W. (2017). Review of the book The ethics of memory in a digital age: interrogating the right to be forgotten, by Ghezzi, A., Pereira, Â., & Vesnic-Alujevic, L. (Eds.). Information, Communication & Society. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1369118X.2017.1362456.
Ahmed, W. (2017) Amplified messages: How hashtag activism and Twitter diplomacy converged at #ThisIsACoup – and won in Politics, Protest, Emotion: Interdisciplinary Perspectives. A Book of Blogs (pp.109 – 114). Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Ahmed, W., Lugovic, S. (2016) Using Twitter as a teaching tool can boost engagement and enrich classroom debate and discourse. LSE Impact of Social Sciences blog June 23 2016 http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/2015/09/28/challenges-of-using-twitter-as-a-data-source-resources/ (Accessed 28/09/2016).
Ahmed, W. (2016). #ThisIsACoup: A Case Study of Data Journalism using Social Media. Data Driven Journalism Resource. (http://bit.ly/2ATNYjx) (Accessed 04/07/2016).