Optima Network-of-Networks Seminar

Faculty Advisor
My T. Thai
Coordinator
J David Smith
Time
10:00am on Wednesdays
Location
CSE E555
If you are interested in participating in the activities of the seminar please send an email to emallson[at]ufl.edu.

Scalable Motif-Aware Graph Clustering
Charalampos Tsourakakis, Jakub Pachocki and Michael Mitzenmacher in WWW 2017

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
22 August 2018

Robust Guarantees of Stochastic Greedy Algorithms
Avinatan Hassidim and Yaron Singer in ICML 2017

Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
15 August 2018

Monotone k-Submodular Function Maximization with Size Constraints
Naoto Ohsaka and Yuichi Yoshida in NIPS 2015

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
8 August 2018

DeepInf: Social Influence Prediction with Deep Learning
Jiezhong Qiu, Jian Tang, Hao Ma, Yuxiao Dong, Kuansan Wang and Jie Tang in KDD 2018

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
1 August 2018

Research-Paper Recommender Systems: A Literature Survey.
Joeran Beel, Bela Gipp, Stefan Langer and Corinna Breitinger in IJDL, 2016

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
25 July 2018

Distributed Submodular Maximization: Identifying Representative Elements in Massive Data
Baharan Mirzasoleiman, Amin Karbasi, Rik Sarkar and Andreas Krause in NIPS 2013

Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
11 July 2018

Better Streaming Algorithms for the Maximum Coverage Problem
Andrew McGregor and Hoa Vu in ICDT 2017

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
4 July 2018

Active Opinion Maximization in Social Networks
Xinyue Liu, Xiangnan Kong and Philip S. Yu in KDD 2018

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
28 June 2018

Disinformation Warfare: Understanding State-Sponsored Trolls on Twitter and Their Influence on the Web
Savvas Zannettou, Tristan Caulfield, Emiliano De Cristofaro, Michael Sirivianos, Gianluca Stringhini and Jeremy Blackburn in arXiv, Jan 2018

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
13 June 2018

Submodular Optimization Under Noise
Avinatan Hassidim and Yaron Singer in COLT 2017

Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
6 June 2018
Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
30 May 2018

Shortest Paths in Multiplex Networks
Saeed Ghariblou, Mostafa Salehi, Matteo Magnani and Mahdi Jalili in Scientific Reports 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
23 May 2018

Kek, Cucks, and God Emperor Trump: A Measurement Study of 4chan’s Politically Incorrect Forum and Its Effects on the Web
Gabriel Emile Hine, Jeremiah Onaolapo, Emiliano De Cristofaro, Nicolas Kourtellis, Ilias Leontiadis, Riginos Samaras, Gianluca Stringhini and Jeremy Blackburn in ICWSM 2017

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
17 May 2018

Streaming submodular maximization: massive data summarization on the fly
Ashwinkumar Badanidiyuru, Baharan Mirzasoleiman, Amin Karbasi and Adreas Krause in KDD 2014

Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
10 May 2018

Analyzing cascading failures in power grids under the AC and DC power flow models
H. Cetinay, S. Soltan, F. Kuipers, G. Zussman and P. Van Mieghem in IFIP Performance 2017

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
26 April 2018

On Multiset Selection with Size Constraints
Chao Qian1, Yibo Zhang, Ke Tang and Xin Yao in AAAI 2018

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
19 April 2018

The Web Centipede: Understanding How Web Communities Influence Each Other Through the Lens of Mainstream and Alternative News Sources
Savvas Zannettou, Tristan Caulfield, Emiliano De Cristofaro, Nicolas Kourtellis, Ilias Leontiadis, Michael Sirivianos, Gianluca Stringhini and Jeremy Blackburn in IMC 2017

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
12 April 2018

Budget Allocation Problem with Multiple Advertisers: A Game Theoretic View.
Takanori Maehara, Akihiro Yabe and Ken-ichi Kawarabayashi in ICML 2015

Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
5 April 2018

Interplay between social influence and competitive strategical games in multiplex networks.
Roberta Amato, Albert Díaz-Guilera and Kaj-Kolja Kleineberg in Scientific Reports 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
29 March 2018

Layered social influence promotes multiculturality in the Axelrod model.
Federico Battiston, Vincenzo Nicosia, Vito Latora and Maxi San Miguel in Scientific Reports 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
29 March 2018

Hijacking Bitcoin: Routing Attacks on Cryptocurrencies
Maria Apostolaki, Aviv Zohar and Laurent Vanbever in IEEE S&P 2017

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
15 March 2018
Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
1 March 2018

How to Influence People with Partial Incentives.
E. D. Demaine, M. Hajiaghayi, H. Mahini, D. L. Malec, S. Raghavan, A. Sawant and M. Zadimoghadam in WWW 2014

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
22 February 2018

Deanonymization in the Bitcoin P2P Network
Giulia Fanti and Pramod Viswanath in NIPS 2014

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
15 February 2018

Measuring #GamerGate: A Tale of Hate, Sexism, and Bullying
Despoina Chatzakou, N. Kourtellis, J. Blackburn, E. De Cristofaro, G. Stringhini and A. Vakali in WWW 2017

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
1 February 2018

A Tempest in a Teacup? Analyzing firestorms on Twitter
H. Lamba, M. M. Malik and J. Pfeffer in ASONAM 2015

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
1 February 2018

DeepWalk: Online Learning of Social Representations
B. Perozzi, R. Al-Rfou and S. Skiena in KDD 2014

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
25 January 2018

Maximizing Monotone Submodular Functions over the Integer Lattice
Tasuku Soma and Yuichi Yoshida in IPCO 2016

Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
18 January 2018

Continuous influence maximization -- what discounts should we offer to social network users?
Yu Yang, Xiangbo Mao, Jian Pei and Xiaofei He in SIGMOD 2016

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
19 December 2017

Influence Maximization with ε-Almost Submodular Threshold Functions
Qiang Li, Wei Chen, Xiaoming Sun and Jialin Zhang in NIPS 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
13 December 2017

Why approximate when you can get the exact? Optimal Targeted Viral Marketing at Scale
X. Li, J. D. Smith, T. N. Dinh and M. T. Thai in INFOCOM 2017

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
30 November 2017
Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
30 November 2017

Quantifying the effect of k-line failures in power grids
S. Soltan and G. Zussman in PES-GM 2016

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
26 October 2017

Progressive Damage Assessment and Network Recovery after Massive Failures
S. Ciavarella, N. Bartolini, H. Khamfroush and T. La Porta in INFOCOM 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
12 October 2017

The Structure of Online Diffusion Networks
Sharad Goel, Duncan Watts and Daniel Goldstein in EC 2012

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
28 September 2017

Boosting Information Spread: An Algorithmic Approach
Yishi Lin, Wei Chen and John C.S. Lui in ICDE 2017

Presenter
Xiang Li
Presented on
31 August 2017

Guarantees for Greedy Maximization of Non-submodular Functions with Applications
Andrew An Bian, Joachim M. Buhmann, Andreas Kraus and Sebastian Tschiatschek in ICML 2017

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
24 August 2017

On Finding Socially Tenuous Groups for Online Social Networks.
Chih-Ya Shen, Liang-Hao Huang, De-Nian Yang, Hong-Han Shuai, Wang-Chien Lee and Ming-Syan Chen in KDD 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
16 August 2017
Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
26 July 2017

The Strong Link Graph for Enhancing Sybil Defenses
Suhendry Effendy and Roland H. C. Yap in ICDCS 2017

Presenter
Xiang Li
Presented on
14 July 2017
Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
7 July 2017

Efficient collective influence maximization in cascading processes with first-order transtions.
Sen Pei, Xian Teng, Jeffrey Shaman, Flaviano Morone and Hernán A. Makse in Scientific Reports 7 (2017)

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
30 June 2017
Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
9 June 2017
Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
31 May 2017

An Efficient Randomized Algorithm for Rumor Blocking in Online Social Networks
Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, Ling Guo, Deying Li, Cong Liu, Bin Liu and Ding-Zhu Du in INFOCOM 2017

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
17 May 2017

Robust Routing in Interdependent Networks
Jianan Zhang and Eytan Modiano in INFOCOM 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
10 May 2017
Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
3 May 2017

Maximization of Approximately Submodular Functions
T. Horel and Y. Singer in NIPS 2016

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
26 April 2017

Blocking simple and complex contagion by edge removal
Chris Kuhlman, Gaurav Tuli, Samarth Swarup, Madhav V. Marathe and S. S. Ravi in ICDM 2013

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
12 April 2017

Analysis of failures in power grids
Saleh Soltan, Dorian Mazauric and Gil Zussman in IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems (Pre-Print)

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
29 March 2017

Online and dynamic algorithms for set cover.
Anupam Gupta, Ravishankar Krishnaswamy, Amit Kumar and Debmalya Panigrahi in arXiv

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
22 March 2017

Scalable diffusion-aware optimization of network topology
E. B. Khalil, B. Dilkina and L. Song in KDD'14

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
15 March 2017

Robust Influence Maximization
X. He and D. Kempe in KDD'16

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
8 March 2017

Radio resource allocation for device-to-device underlay communication using hypergraph theory
Hongliang Zhang, Lingyang Song and Zhu Han in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications 15(7)

Presenter
Victoria Crawford
Presented on
1 March 2017

Submodular Maximization over Multiple Matroids via Generalized Exchange Properties
J. Lee, M. Sviridenko and J. Vondrák in Journal of Mathematics of Operations Research 35(4)

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
22 February 2017

Computing minimum cuts in hypergraphs
Chandra Chekuri and Chao Xu in SODA 2017

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
15 February 2017

Triangle Sparsifiers.
C. E. Tsourakakis, M. Kolountzakis and G. L. Miller in Journal of Graph Theory and Applications 15(6)

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
8 February 2017

FRAUDAR: Bounding Graph Fraud in the Face of Camouflage
Bryan Hooi, Hyun Ah Song, Alex Beutel, Neil Shah, Kijung Shin and Christos Faloutsos in KDD'16

Presenter
Lan Nguyen
Presented on
1 February 2017
Presenter
Chenxi Chen
Presented on
25 January 2017

Doubly Balanced Connected Graph Partitioning
Saleh Soltan, Mihalis Yannakakis and Gil Zussman in SODA 2016

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
18 January 2017

Structure of triadic relations in multiplex networks.
E. Cozzo, M. Kivelä, M. Domenico, A. de Solé-Ribalta, A. Arenas, S. Gómez, M. Porter and Y. Moreno in New Journal of Physics 17(7)

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
11 January 2017

Fast and Memory-Efficient Significant Pattern Mining via Permutation Testing
Felipe Llinares-López, Mahito Sugiyama, Laetitia Papaxanthos and Karsten Borgwardt in KDD'15

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
4 January 2017

Influence maximization in complex networks through optimal percolation.
Flaviano Morone and Hernán A. Makse in Nature

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
13 December 2016

Distributed Set Reachability
Sairam Gurajada and Martin Theobald in SIGMOD'16

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
29 November 2016

A Survey of Quantitative Models of Terror Group Behavior and an Analysis of Strategic Disclosure of Behavioral Models
E. Serra and V. S. Subrahmanian in IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems (2014)

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
30 August 2016
Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
23 August 2016

Distributed Submodular Cover: Succinctly Summarizing Massive Data
B. Mirzasoleiman, A. Karbasi, A. Badanidiyuru and A. Krause in NIPS'15

Presenter
Tianyi Pan
Presented on
16 August 2016

The Bang for the Buck: Fair Competitive Viral Marketing from the Host Perspective
Wei Lu, Francesco Bonchi, Amit Goyal and Laks V. S. Lakshmanan in KDD'13

Presenter
Huiling Zhang
Presented on
29 July 2016

Cascading Failure Analysis Considering Interaction Between Power Grids and Communication Networks
Ye Cai, Yijia Cao, Yong Li, Tao Huang and Bin Zhou in Transactions on Smart Grid'15

Presenter
Subhankar Mishra
Presented on
22 July 2016

A Mobility-Based Mode Selection Technique for Fair Spatial Dissemination of Data in Multi-Channel Device-to-Device Communication
H. Kuribayashi, K. Suto, H. Nishiyama, N. Kato, K. Mizutani, T. Inoue and O. Akashi in ICC'16

Presenter
Abdul Alim
Presented on
15 July 2016
Presenter
Sarah Anderson
Presented on
5 July 2016

Walking in Facebook: A Case Study of Unbiased Sampling of OSNs
Minas Gjoka, Maciej Kurant, Carter T. Butts and Athina Markopoulou in INFOCOM'10

Presenter
J David Smith
Presented on
21 June 2016
Presenter
Xiang Li
Presented on
14 June 2016

A unified approach to approximating partial covering problems
J. Könemann, O. Parekh and D. Segev in Algorithmica'11

Presenter
Alan Kuhnle
Presented on
7 June 2016

Continuous Influence Maximization: What Discounts Should We Offer to Social Network Users?
Yu Yang, Xiangbo Mao, Jian Pei and Xiaofei He in SIGMOD'16

Presenter
Huiling Zhang
Presented on
31 May 2016
Presenter
Abdul Alim
Presented on
24 May 2016