Publications

More recent publications on our ResearchGate page.


Journal Publications

  • M. Badami, O. Nasraoui, W. Sun and P. Shafto, Detecting Polarization in Ratings: An Automated Pipeline and a Preliminary Quantification on Several Benchmark Data Sets, 2017 International Workshop on Big Social Media Data Management, IEEE International Conference on Big Data.
  • J.C. Caicedo, J. Ben Abdallah, F. A. Gonzalez, O. Nasraoui, “Multimodal Representation, Indexing, Automated Annotation and Retrieval of Image Collections via Non-negative Matrix Factorization “, Neurocomputing (2011).
  • B. Hawwash and O. Nasraoui, “Mining and Tracking Evolving Web user Trends from Large Web Server Logs”, Statistical Analysis and Data Mining, 3(2): 106-125, 2010.

Book Chapters


Edited Books


Edited Volumes (Conference & Workshop Proceedings):

  • Giles, L., McCallum, A., Mobasher, B., Nasraoui, O., Spiliopoulou, M., Srivastava, J., Yen, J., and Zhang, H. 2007. The Joint 9th WEBKDD and 1st SNA-KDD Workshop on Web Mining and Social Network Analysis. In Proceedings of the 13th ACM SIGKDD international Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (San Jose, California, USA, August 12 – 15, 2007). KDD ’07.
  • Olfa Nasraoui , Myra Spiliopoulou, Jaideep Srivastava, Bamshad Mobasher, Brij Masand, Eds., “Proceedings of the WebKDD 2006 workshop on Knowledge Discovery on the Web”, part of the ACM KDD: Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference, Philadelphia , PA , Aug. 2006
  • Olfa Nasraoui , Osmar Zaiane, Myra Spiliopoulou, Bamshad Mobasher, Philip Yu, Brij Masand, Eds., “Proceedings of the WebKDD 2005 workshop onWeb Mining and Web Usage Analysis”, part of the ACM KDD: Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference, Chicago, IL, Aug. 2005
  • B. Mobasher, B. Liu, B. Masand, O. Nasraoui, Eds., “Proceedings of the WebKDD- 2004 workshop on Web Mining and Web Usage Analysis part of the ACM KDD: Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference, Seattle, WA, 2004.
  • M. Kantardzic, O. Nasraoui, M. Millanova Eds., “Proceedings of the International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA 2004)”, IEEE, December 2004.
  • Nasraoui O., Frigui H., and Keller, J., Eds., “Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems” IEEE, May 2003.
  • Keller J. and Nasraoui O., Eds., “Proceedings of the 2002 Annual Meeting of The North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society” IEEE, June 2002.

Refereed Conference Publications

  • B. Abdollahi, O. Nasraoui. Using Explainability for Constrained Matrix Factorization, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (ACM RecSys), 79-83, 2017. 
  • GC Nutakki, O Nasraoui. Clustering Data Streams with Adaptive Forgetting. Big Data, 2017 IEEE International Congress on Big Data, 494-497, 2017.
  • S.C-H. Yang, J.A. Whritner, O. Nasraoui, P.Shafto. Unifying Recommendation and Active Learning for Human-Algorithm Interactions. In Proceedings of the 39th annual conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci). 2017.
  • GC Nutakki, O Nasraoui. Compartmentalized adaptive topic mining on social media streams. Big Data, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, 992-997, 2016. 
  • P. Shafto and O. Nasraoui. Human-Recommender Systems: From Benchmark Data to Benchmark Cognitive Models. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 127-130. 2016. 
  • B. Abdollahi and O. Nasraoui. Explainable Restricted Boltzmann Machines for Collaborative Filtering. Proceedings of 2016 ICML Workshop on Human Interpretability in Machine Learning (WHI 2016), New York, NY.
  • B. Abdollahi and O. Nasraoui. Explainable Matrix Factorization for Collaborative Filtering. In Proceedings of the 25th International Conference Companion on World Wide Web (WWW ’16 Companion), 2016. 
  • Soliman, M., Nasraoui, O., & Cooper, N. G. Analysis and visualization of a literature-mined glaucoma gene interaction network. In 2016 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM), (pp. 669-676). IEEE, 2016.
  • W. Scott Sanders, Gopi Chand Nutakki, and Olfa Nasraoui. Testing the Application of Warranting Theory to Online Third Party Marketplaces: The Effects of Information Uniqueness and Product Type. In Proceedings of the 7th 2016 International Conference on Social Media & Society (SMSociety ’16), Anatoliy Gruzd, Jenna Jacobson, Philip Mai, Evelyn Ruppert, and Dhiraj Murthy (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Article 16, 7 pages. 2016.  
  • B. Abdollahi, M. Badami, G.C. Nutakki, W. Sun, O. Nasraoui, “A Two Step Ranking Solution for Twitter User Engagement”, In Proceedings of the 2014 Recommender Systems Challenge, 35-40, 2014.
  • B. Hawwash, O. Nasraoui, “From Tweets to Stories: Using Stream-Dashboard to weave the twitter data stream into dynamic cluster models”, In Proceedings of KDD Workshop on Big Data, Streams and Heterogeneous Source Mining: Algorithms, Systems, Programming Models and Applications, JMLR: Workshop and Conference Proceedings, Wei Fan, Albert Bifet, Qiang Yang, Philip S. Yu (Eds.) 36: 182-197, 2014.
  • B. Abdollahi and O. Nasraoui, “A cross-modal warm-up solution for the cold-start problem in collaborative filtering recommender systems”, In Proceedings of the 2014 ACM conference on Web science (WebSci ’14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 257-258, 2014.
  • G.C. Nutakki, O. Nasraoui, “Online sentiment-based topic modeling for continuous data streams”, In Proceedings of the 2014 ACM conference on Web Science (WebSci ’14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 259-260, 2014.
  • G.C. Nutakki, O. Nasraoui, B. Abdollahi, M. Badami, “Distributed LDA-based Topic Modeling and Topic Agglomeration in a Latent Space”, In Proceedings of SNOW 2014 Data Challenge (Social News On the Web), 23rd International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2014) (2014), S. Papadopoulos, D. Corney, L. Aiello (eds.) pp. 17-24, 2014.

Non-refereed publications