2017

  • Balancing Information Exposure on Social Networks, NIPS 2017, Kiran Garimella, Aristides Gionis, Nikos Parotsidis, Nikolaj Tatti. (paper,slides,website)
  • Quantifying Controversy on Social Media, WSDM 2016, Transactions on Social Computing (TSC), Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,slides)(In the Media).
  • Understanding Para Social Breakups on Twitter (Poster), WebScience 2017 (also at ICCSS 2017), Kiran Garimella, Jonathan Cohen, Ingmar Weber. (paper,poster)
  • The Effect of Collective Attention on Controversial Debates on Social Media, WebScience 2017, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,slides,website) (Best student paper award)
  • Factors in Recommending Contrarian Content on Social Media (Short paper), WebScience 2017, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,slides)
  • Ad-blocking: A Study on Performance, Privacy and Counter-measures (Short paper), WebScience 2017, Kiran Garimella, Orestis Kostakis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,slides,website)
  • Polarization on Social Media (Tutorial), ICWSM 2017, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (website,slides)
  • The Ebb and Flow of Controversial Debates on Social Media (Short paper), ICWSM 2017, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,poster,website)
  • A Motif-based Approach for Identifying Controversy (Short paper), ICWSM 2017, Mauro Coletto, Kiran Garimella, Aristides Gionis, Claudio Lucchese. (paper,poster)
  • A Long-Term Analysis of Polarization on Twitter (Short paper), ICWSM 2017 (also at ICCSS 2017), Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber. (paper,poster,website)
  • Media Attention to Science (Poster), WWW 2017, Kiran Garimella, Han Xiao. (paper,poster,website)
  • Understanding International Migration using Tensor Factorization (Poster), WWW 2017, Hieu Nguyen, Kiran Garimella. (paper,poster,website)
  • Exposing Twitter Users to Contrarian News (Demo), WWW 2017, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,poster,Demo)
  • Balancing Opposing Views to Reduce Controversy, WSDM 2017, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (Best student paper award) (paper,slides,poster) (In the Media)
  • 2016

  • Discovering the Network Backbone from Traffic Activity Data, PAKDD 2016/Journal of Data Science and Analytics 2016, Kiran Garimella, Sanjay Chawla, Aristides Gionis, Dominic Tsang. (Inivted for the journal track,paper,slides)
  • Quote RTs on Twitter: Usage of the New Feature for Political Discourse (Short paper), ACM WebScience 2016 (also at ICCSS 2016), Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber, Munmun De Choudhury. (paper,slides)
  • Social Media Image Analysis for Public Health (Short paper), CHI 2016, Kiran Garimella, Aboud Alfayad, Ingmar Weber. (paper,poster,data)
  • Exploring Controversy on Twitter (Demo), CSCW 2016, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,Demo,poster)
  • Quantifying Controversy on Social Media, WSDM 2016, Transactions on Social Computing (TSC), Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Michael Mathioudakis. (paper,slides)(In the Media).
  • 2015

  • Scalable Facility Location for Massive Graphs on Pregel-like Systems, CIKM 2015, Kiran Garimella, Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Aristides Gionis, Mauro Sozio. (paper,slides)
  • 2014

  • From ``I love you babe'' to ``leave me alone'' - Romantic Relationship Breakups on Twitter, SocInfo 2014 (also at ICCSS 2015), Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber, Sonya Dal Cin. (paper,slides) (Nominated for Best paper, Best Presentation Award) (In the Media).
  • Co-Following on Twitter (Short paper), ACM Hypertext 2014, Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber. (paper)
  • Gender Asymmetries in Reality and Fiction: The Bechdel Test of Social Media, ICWSM 2014, David Garcia, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella. (paper,slides) (In the Media).
  • Who Watches (and Shares) What on YouTube? And When? Using Twitter to Understand YouTube Viewership, WSDM 2014, Adiya Abisheva, Kiran Garimella, David Garcia, Ingmar Weber. (paper)
  • Giving is Caring: Understanding Online Donation behavior through Email, ACM CSCW 2014. Yelena Mejova, Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber, Michael Dougal. (paper,slides)
  • Inferring International and Internal Migration Patterns from Twitter Data, Web Science workshop at WWW 2014, Emilio Zagheni, Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber, and Bogdan State. (paper) (In the Media)
  • Using Co-Following for Out-of-Context Twitter Friend Recommendation (Demo) , ICWSM 2014, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella. (paper)
  • Visualizing User-Defined, Discriminative Geo-Temporal Twitter Activity (Demo), ICWSM 2014, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella. (paper, Demo1, Demo2)
  • FAST: Forecast and Analytics of Social Media and Traffic (Demo), ACM CSCW 2014, Kiran Garimella, Carlos Castillo. (paper, Demo)
  • 2013

  • Secular vs. Islamist Polarization in Egypt on Twitter, ASONAM 2013, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella, Alaa Batayneh. (paper) (In the Media)
  • #Egypt: Visualizing Islamist vs. Secular Tension on Twitter (Demo), ASONAM 2013, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella. (paper)
  • Inferring Audience Partisanship for YouTube Videos (Poster), WWW 2013, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella, Erik Borra. (paper)
  • Political Hashtag Trends (Short paper), ECIR 2013, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella, Asmelash Teka. (paper)
  • Political Hashtag Hijacking in the U.S. (Poster), WWW 2013, Asmelash Teka, Kiran Garimella, Ingmar Weber. (paper)
  • 2012

  • Mining Web Query Logs to analyze political issues, ACM WebScience 2012, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella, Erik Borra. (paper)
  • Political Search Trends (Demo), SIGIR 2012, Ingmar Weber, Kiran Garimella, Erik Borra. (paper)
  • 2011

  • Towards Multi-Document Summarization of Scientific Articles:Making Interesting Comparisons with SciSumm, Workshop on Automatic Summarization for Different Genres, Media, and Language at ACL 2011. Nitin Agarwal, Kiran Garimella, Ravi Shankar, Carolyn Rose. (paper)
  • SciSumm: A Multi-Document Summarization System for Scientific Articles (Demo), ACL 2011. Nitin Agarwal, Kiran Garimella, Ravi Shankar, Carolyn Rose. (paper)
  • Load Prediction and Hot Spot Detection Models for Autonomic Cloud Computing, UCC 2011. Prasad Saripalli, Kiran Garimella, Ravi Shankar, Nitin Bindal. (paper)
  • 2010

  • Frequent Itemset based Hierarchical Document Clustering using Wikipedia as External Knowledge, KES 2010. Kiran Garimella, Ravi Shankar, Vikram Pudi. (paper, Masters Thesis)
  • Evolutionary Clustering using Frequent Itemsets, StreamKDD workshop, KDD 2010. Ravi Shankar, Kiran Garimella, Vikram Pudi. (paper)
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