Computational Social Science

REFEREED PUBLICATIONS
25 August 2017 Jin Yao Chin, Sourav S Bhowmick, Adam Jatowt

TOTEM: Personal Tweets Summarization on Mobile Devices

In Proceedings of 40th international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (ACM SIGIR 2017)

ACM Press, Tokyo, Japan (Demo).

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24 Sept 2015 Boon Siew Seah, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun

PRISM: Concept-preserving Summarization of Top-K Social Image Search Results

In the Proceedings of 41st International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2015)

Hawaii, USA (Demo).

Acceptance Rate: 49/150
23 May-June 2015 Hui Li, Sourav S Bhowmick, Jiangtao Cui, Yunjun Gao, Jianfeng Ma

GetReal: Towards Realistic Selection of Influence Maximization Strategies in Competitive Networks

In the Proceedings of 41st ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (ACM SIGMOD 2015)

ACM Press, Melbourne, Australia.

Nomination for the Best paper award

Acceptance Rate: 25.6%
22 Jan 2015 Hui Li, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun, J Cui

Conformity-aware Influence Maximization in Online Social Networks

The VLDB Journal, 24(1), Springer-Verlag.

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21 July 2014 Boon-Siew Seah, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun

PRISM: Concept-preserving Social Image Search Results Summarization

In Proceedings of 37th international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (ACM SIGIR 2014)

ACM Press, Gold Coast, Australia.

A Video of PRISM

Acceptance Rate: 21%
20 June 2014 Kaiyu Feng, Gao Cong, Sourav S Bhowmick, Shuai Ma

In Search of Influential Event Organizers in Online Social Networks

In the Proceedings of 40th ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (ACM SIGMOD 2014)

ACM Press, Snowbird, Utah, USA.

Acceptance Rate: 25%
19 Apr 2014 Boon-Siew Seah, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun

Summarizing Social Image Search Results

In the Proceedings of 23rd ACM International World Wide Web Conference (ACM WWW 2014)

ACM Press, Seoul, South Korea (Poster).

Acceptance Rate: 91/566
18 Apr 2014 Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun, Ba Quan Truong

Why Not, WINE?

In the Proceedings of 23rd ACM International World Wide Web Conference (ACM WWW 2014)

ACM Press, Seoul, South Korea (Demo).

A Video of WINE

Acceptance Rate: 28/84
17 Jan 2014 Hui Li, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun, J. Cui.

Affinity-driven Blog Cascade Analysis and Prediction

Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery (DMKD) (IF 2.877), 28(2), Springer

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16 Oct 2013 Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun, Ba Quan Truong

Why Not, WINE?: Towards Answering Why-Not Questions in Social Image Search

In the Proceedings of 21st ACM Conference on Multimedia (ACM MM 2013)

ACM Press, Barcelona, Spain

Acceptance Rate: 20%
15 Mar 2013 Hui Li, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun

CINEMA: Conformity-Aware Greedy Algorithm for Influence Maximization in Online Social Networks

In the Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Extending Database Technology (EDBT 2013)

ACM Press, Genoa, Italy

 Acceptance Rate: 20.6%
14 June 2012 Ba Quan Truong, Aixin  Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick

Content is Still King: The Effect of Neighborhood Voting Schemes on Tag Relevance for Social Image Retrieval

In the Proceedings of 2nd ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ACM ICMR 2012)

ACM Press, Hong Kong, China

Acceptance Rate: 18% (Oral)
13 Apr 2012 Ba Quan Truong, Aixin Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick

CASIS: A System for Concept-Aware Social Image Search

In the Proceedings of 21st ACM International Conference on World Wide Web (ACM WWW 2012)

ACM Press, Lyon, France (Demo).

Video

 
12 Nov-Dec 2011 Aixin Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick, Jun-An Chong

Social Image Tag Recommendation By Concept Matching

In the Proceedings of 19th ACM Conference on Multimedia (ACM MM 2011)

ACM Press, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA (Short)

 
11 Oct 2011 Hui Li, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun

CASINO: Towards Conformity-Aware Social Influence Analysis in Online Social Networks

In the Proceedings of 20th ACM Conference of Information and Knowledge Management (ACM CIKM 2011)

ACM Press, Glasgow, Scotland (Short)

Extended version

 Acceptance Rate: 25%
10 2011 Aixin Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick, Khanh Tran Nam Nguyen, Ge Bai

Tag-based Social Image Retrieval: An Empirical Evaluation

Journal of the American Society of Information Science and Technology (JASIST), 62(12) (IF 2.3)

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9 July 2011 Hui Li, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun

AffRank: Affinity-Driven Ranking of Products in Online Social Rating Networks.

Journal of the American Society of Information Science and Technology (JASIST), 62(7) (IF 2.3)

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8 2011 Aixin Sun, Sourav S. Bhowmick

Quantifying Visual-Representativeness of Social Image Tags using Image Tag Clarity.

Social Media Modeling and Computing, Steven C.H. Hoi, et al (Eds.), Springer-Verlag

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7 Oct 2010 Hui Li, Sourav S Bhowmick, A Sun

Affinity-Driven Prediction and Ranking of Products in Online Product Review Sites

In the Proceedings of 19thACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (ACM CIKM 2010)
ACM Press, Toronto, Canada (Short paper).

Acceptance Rate: 31%
6 Oct 2010 A Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick

Quantifying Tag Representativeness of Visual Content of Social Images

In the Proceedings of 18th ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACM MM 2010)
ACM Press, Firenze, Italy

Acceptance Rate: 16%
5 Oct 2010 A Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick

Searching and Browsing Social Images through iAVATAR

ACM Multimedia Grand Challenge (ACM MM 2010)
Firenze, Italy

 
4 Sept 2010 A Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick, Y Liu

iAVATAR: An Interactive Tool for Finding and Visualizing Visual-Representative Tags in Image Search

In the Proceedings of 36thInternational Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2010)
Singapore (Demo paper) Video

Acceptance Rate: 36%
3 Oct 2009 Aixin Sun, Sourav S Bhowmick

Image Tag Clarity: In Search of Visual-Representative Tags for Social Images.

In ACM Workshop on Social Media (in conjunction with ACM MM 2009)
ACM Press, Beijing, China

Nominated for Best Paper Award.

2 Nov 2009 Li Hui, Sourav S Bhowmick, Aixin Sun

Blog Cascade Affinity: Analysis and Prediction
In the Proceedings of 18thACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (ACM CIKM 2009)
ACM Press, Hong Kong, China.

Acceptance rate 14.5%
1 Oct 2008 Q Zhao, S S Bhowmick, X Zheng, K Yi

Characterizing and Predicting Community Members from Evolutionary and Heterogeneous Networks
In the Proceedings of 17thACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (ACM CIKM 2008)
ACM Press, Napa Valley, California, USA

Acceptance rate 17%

 

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