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Feb. 13, 2016Attended AAAI Conference in Phoenix, AZ.
Dec. 28, 2015Paper with Baoxu Shi titled "Scalable Models for Computing Hierarchies in Information Networks." accepted at Knowledge and Information Systems
Dec. 11, 2015Received research support from Notre Dame's Rome Global Gateways Initiative. PhD students will spend a few months collaborating with Roma Tre researchers in 2016.
Dec. 8, 2015Received research support renewal from Templeton Foundation and the KnolwedgeLab at the University of Chicago for our research on Concept Genesis and Natural Navigation.
Nov. 20, 2015Gave invited talk titled Creation, Relation and Navigation in Knowledge Networks to the Computation Institute at the University of Chicago.
Oct. 29, 2015Paper with Salvador Aguinaga, Aditya Nambiar and Zuozhu Liu titled ``Concept Hierarchies and Human Navigation'' presented at IEEE International Conference on BigData in Santa Clara, CA. Oct 2015
Sept. 1, 2015Paper with Maria Glenski titled ``Random Voting Effects in Social-Digital Spaces: A case study of Reddit Post Submissions'' presented at ACM Hypertext Conference at METU Cyprus
August 20, 2015Paper with Rodrigo Palacios, Valter Crescenzi, Thomas Gottron and Paolo Merialdo titled ``Web Content Extraction - a Meta-Analysis of its Past and Thoughts on its Future.'' accepted to SIGKDD Exporlations
August 10, 2015Paper with Corey Pennycuff titled ``Fast, Exact Graph Diameter Computation with Vertex Programming'' presented at SIGKDD Workshop on High Performance Graph Mining in Sydney, Australia
July 27-31, 2015Attending MetaKnowledge Retreat in Monterry, CA
July 6, 2015Attending ICML in Lille, France
June 22, 2015Paper with R. Ryan McCune and Prof Gregory Madey titled ``Thinking Like a Vertex: a Survey of Vertex-Centric Frameworks for Distributed Graph Processing'' accepted to ACM Computing Surveys
June 1, 2015Presenting at NetSci in Zaragoza, Spain.
May 11, 2015Speaking at Air Force Office of Scientific Research Program Review at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs.
April 27, 2015Speaking at Greater Chicago Area System Research Workshop at UIC Forum in Chicago.
April 17, 2015Maria Glenski wins Kaneb Center Teaching Assistant Award.
April 2, 2015Ryan McCune wins IBM PhD Fellowship.
March 30, 2015Ryan McCune wins US AID Fellowship.
March 23, 2015Attending MetaKnowledge Retreat at Univ of Chicago.
January 11, 2015Attending International Symposium on Occupational Exposure to deliver keynote on Data Science for ALARA tasks.
January 8, 2015Hosting Danilo Bustos as a visiting student for Spring 2014
Dec 3, 2014Received grant from Templeton Foundation and .
December 3, 2014Received grant from Air Force Office of Scientific Research.
December 14, 2014Baoxu "Dash" Shi will present out paper "Mining Interesting Meta-Paths from Complex Heterogeneous Information Networks" at ICDM on December 14th, 2014.
November 13, 2014Traveling to the United States National Academies of Science as Fellow of the National Academies Keck Futures Initiative.
August 24, 2014Attending MetaKnowledge Meeting in Asilomar, CA on August 27-29, 2014.
August 24, 2014Attending the KDD Conference in New York City on August 24-27, 2014.
June 23, 2014Attending WebSci Conference in Bloomington, IN.
June 16, 2014AFOSR Program Review in Washington DC.
Summer 2014Hosting Aditya Nambiar and Zuozhu Liu as iSURE students.
May 19, 2014Attending Digital Science Conference at the the University of Chicago.
March 5, 2014TEDx Talk Selected as Editors Pick
February 27, 2014TEDx Talk Available: Changing the Hivemind
January 21, 2014Giving a TEDx talk
January 15, 2014Hosting fireside chat with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian at Notre Dame
January 2, 2014I'll be in New Orleans for the NETI Workshop.
October 7, 2013I'll give an invited talk at Texas A&M University in College Station.
October 4, 2013I'll give a talk at the 2013 Workshop on Informaiton Networks at NYU's Stern School of Business.
September 1, 2013Journal article entitled "The Parallel Path Framework for Entity Discovery on the Web" will appear in September's Issue of ACM Transactions on the Web.
August 25, 2013I'll be speaking at the 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining in Niagra Falls, Canada on August 25-28, 2013.
August 11, 2013I'll be attending at the 19th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery in Databases in Chicago on August 11-14, 2013.
July 1, 2013Officially joined the University of Notre Dame as Assistant Professor.
June 21, 2013New website is up and running.
June 1, 2013Defended and deposited dissertation at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.