Invited to the Doctoral Colloquium at the iConference 2018, Sheffield, U.K.
Awarded a RIG-II grant from iSchool, UMD
Research Improvement Grant (Incremental) for the Human Face of Big Data project
Teaching the INST377 class as the main instructor in the fall 2017
INST377 is the Dynamic Web Applications course in the InfoSci program.
Our proposal for UN's Data for Climate Action Challenge was accepted
In collaboration with Dr. Vanessa Frias-Martinez and Dr. Afra Mashhadi
Our poster on identifying activity-based neighborhoods was presented at HCIL Annual Symposium
In collaboration with Dr. Grant McKenzie and Rajat Aghi
Accepted to the Data Science for Social Good summer program at Georgia Tech (Atlanta's DSSG)
Our work on estimating and visualizing poverty maps has been accepted to NetMob 17
Co-authored with R. Dottle, C. Espino, I. Subkhan, A. Rokem, and A. Mashhadi
Our paper received the Best Paper Award at ICIS 2016!
Co-authored with Dr. Ping Wang, Xu Meng, and Dr. Brian Butler
Awarded a Merit Fellowship for the Fall 2016, iSchool, UMD
Our paper about design creativity in the ecology of mobile industry has been accepted to ICIS 2016
Our proposal for the CSST 2016 Summer Institute has been accepted!
Awarded a Graduate Student Summer Research Fellowship 2016, UMD
Selected for UW's Data Science for Social Good Summer Fellowship
Our work about characterizing urban places has been accepted to the CityLab workshop in ICWSM!
Co-authored with Dr. Rosta Farzan and Dr. Brian Butler
Presenting three posters at the iSchool Research Showcase (Hornbake Library, UMD)