News

11/16/2017
Invited to the Doctoral Colloquium at the iConference 2018, Sheffield, U.K.
11/08/2017
Awarded a RIG-II grant from iSchool, UMD
Research Improvement Grant (Incremental) for the Human Face of Big Data project
08/28/2017
Teaching the INST377 class as the main instructor in the fall 2017
INST377 is the Dynamic Web Applications course in the InfoSci program.
06/01/2017
Our proposal for UN's Data for Climate Action Challenge was accepted
In collaboration with Dr. Vanessa Frias-Martinez and Dr. Afra Mashhadi
05/25/2017
Our poster on identifying activity-based neighborhoods was presented at HCIL Annual Symposium
In collaboration with Dr. Grant McKenzie and Rajat Aghi
03/22/2017
Accepted to the Data Science for Social Good summer program at Georgia Tech (Atlanta's DSSG)
03/05/2017
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
12/13/2016
Our paper received the Best Paper Award at ICIS 2016!
Co-authored with Dr. Ping Wang, Xu Meng, and Dr. Brian Butler
11/04/2016
Awarded a Merit Fellowship for the Fall 2016, iSchool, UMD
09/23/2016
Our paper about design creativity in the ecology of mobile industry has been accepted to ICIS 2016
05/11/2016
Our proposal for the CSST 2016 Summer Institute has been accepted!
04/21/2016
Awarded a Graduate Student Summer Research Fellowship 2016, UMD
04/01/2016
Selected for UW's Data Science for Social Good Summer Fellowship
03/11/2016
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
03/03/2016
Presenting three posters at the iSchool Research Showcase (Hornbake Library, UMD)