Publications

2015    2014     2013


2015

T. Minkus, Y. Ding, R. Dey, K.W. Ross, The City Privacy Attack: Combining Social Media and Public Records for Detailed Profiles of Adults and Children, ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN), 2015

 

T. Minkus, K. Liu, K.W. Ross, Children Seen But Not Heard: When Parents  Compromise Children's Online Privacy, 24th World Wide Web Consortium (WWW'2015), 2015


J. Xue, Y. Liu, K.W. Ross, H. Qian, I know Where You Are: Thwarting Privacy Protection in Location-Based Social Discovery Services, IEEE Infocom Workshop on Security and Privacy in Big Data, 2015

 

C.L. Nemelka, C.L. Ballard, K. Liu. M. Xue, K.W. Ross, You Can Yak but You Can't Hide (poster), ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN), 2015

 

Minhui Xue, Yong Liu, Keith W. Ross and Haifeng Qian. Thwarting privacy protection on location-based social discovery services. Workshop on Security and Privacy in Big Data, Hong Kong, 2015

 

Chenchen Wu, Dachuan Xu. and Jiawei Zhang (2015) Safe approximations for distributionally robust joint chance constrained program. Asia-Pacific Journal of Operational Research 32 (01)

 

Tianjun Xiao, Yichong Xu, Kuiyuan Yang, Jiaxing Zhang, Yuxin Peng and Zheng Zhang. The application of two-level attention models in deep convolutional neural network for fine-grained image classification. Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2015)

 

Yichong Xu, Tianjun Xiao, Jiaxing Zhang, Kuiyuan Yang and Zheng Zhang (2015) Scale-invariant convolutional neural networks

 

Ying Yan, Jiaxing Zhang, Bojun Huang, Xuzhan Sun, Jiaqi Mu, Zheng Zhang and Thomas Moscibroda.  Distributed outlier detection using compressive sensing. ACM Sigmod International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 2015)

 

Zhou, Jing, Yundong Tu, Yuxin Chen, and Hansheng Wang. "Estimating Spatial Autocorrelation with Sampled Network Data." Journal of Business & Economic Statistics just-accepted (2015)

 

2014

S.T. Peddinti, K.W. Ross, J. Cappos, On the Internet, Nobody Knows You’re a Dog": A Twitter Case Study of Anonymity in Social Networks, ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN), 2014

 

R.Dey, M. Nangia, K.W. Ross, Y. Liu, Estimating Heights from Photo Collections: A Data-Driven Approach, ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN), 2014

 

T. Minkus and K.W. Ross, I Know What You're Buying: Privacy Breaches on eBay, Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETS), 2014

 

A. Chaabane, Y. Ding, R. Dey, M. A. Kaafar, K. W. Ross, A Closer Look at Third-Party OSN Applications: Are They Leaking Your Personal Information?, Passive and Active Measurement Conference (PAM), 2014

 

Y. Ding, S.T. Peddinti, K.W. Ross, Stalking Beijing From Timbuktu: A Generic Measurement Approach for Exploiting Location-Based Social Discovery, Proceedings of the 4th ACM Workshop on Security and Privacy in Smartphones & Mobile Devices, 2014

 

Weili Ding and Steven F. Lehrer (2014) Accounting for time-varying effects of unobserved ability heterogeneity within education production functions.Economics of Education Review 40(1), 55-75

 

Weili Ding and Yuan Zhang (2014) When a son is born: the impact of fertility patterns on family finance in rural China. China Economic Review(forthcoming)

 

Gang Fang, Doreen Ware, Sergei Maslov and Mark Gerstein (2014) 188. A notion before projecting biological networks across species: have the genes co-occurred through evolution? 2014 Genomic Science Contractor-Grantee Meeting XII, 327

 

Juan Chen, Shuo Chen, Pierre F. Landry, and Deborah S. Davis (2014) How dynamics of urbanization affect physical and mental health in Urban China. The China Quarterly (220), 988-1011

 

Pierre F. Landry, Xiaobo Lu and Haiyan Duan (2014) Does performance matter? Evaluating the institution of political selection along the Chinese administrative ladder. Available at SSRN (link)

 

Peter Lorentzen, Pierre F. Landry and JohnYasuda (2014) Undermining authoritarian innovation: the power of China's industrial giants. The Journal of Politics 76(01), 182-194.

 

Xiaobo Lu and Pierre F. Landry (2014) Show me the money: the interjurisdiction political competition and fiscal extraction in China. American Political Science Review 108(03), 706-722.

 

Matthew Embrey, Guillaume R. Frechette and Steven F. Lehrer (2014) Bargaining and reputation: Experimental evidence of bargaining in the presence of irrational types. (forthcoming at the

Review of Economic Studies) Available at NYU CESS (link).

 

Michael J. Kottelenberg and Steven F. Lehrer (2014) Do the perils of universal childcare depend on the child's age? CESif Economic Studies 60 (2), 338-365.

 

Abdelberi Chaabane, Yuan Ding, Ratan Dey, Mohamed Ali Kaafar, Keith W. Ross A closer look at third-party OSN applications: Are they leaking your personal information? Passive and Active Measurement Conference (PAM), 2014.

 

Ratan Dey, Madhurya Nangia, Keith W. Ross and Yong Liu Estimating heights from photo collections: A data-driven Approach.  ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN 2014).

 

Tehila Minkus and Keith W. Ross (2014) I know what you're buying: privacy breaches on eBay. Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium.

 

Sai Teja Peddinti, Keith W.  Ross and Justin Cappos “On the Internet, nobody knows you’re a dog": A twitter case study of anonymity in social networks. ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN 2014).

 

Xi Chen, Jiawei Zhang and Yuan Zhou (2014) Optimal sparse designs for process flexibility via probabilistic expanders. Operations Research. Available at SSRN (link).  

 

Antoine Desir, Vineet Goyal, Yehua Wei and Jiawei Zhang (2014) Sparse process flexibility designs: Is long chain really optimal?  Operations Research. Available at SSRN (link).

 

Dongdong Ge, Guohua Wan, Zizhuo Wang  and Jiawei Zhang (2014) A note on appointment scheduling with piecewise linear cost function.Mathematics of Operations Research (forthcoming).

 

Simai He, Jay Sethuraman, Xuan Wang and Jiawei Zhang (2014) Analysis of a simple cost allocation rule for joint replenishment, Operations Research, Available at SSRN (link).

 

Ho-Yin Mak, Ying Rong and Jiawei Zhang (2014) Appointment scheduling with limited distributional information. Management Science 310-334.

 

Ho-Yin Mak, Ying Rong and Jaiwei Zhang (2014) Sequencing appointments for service systems using inventory approximations. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management 16(2), 251-262.

 

Xuan Wang and Jiawei Zhang (2014) Process flexibility: A distribution-free bound on the performance of K-chain. Operations Research. Available at SSRA (link).

 

Qian Wang, Jiaxing Zhang, Seg Song and Zheng Zhang  Attentional neural network: feature selection using cognitive feedback. Neural Information Processing Systems 2014 (NIPS 2014).

 

Menjie  Wang, Tianjun Xiao, Jianpeng Li, Jiaxing Zhang, Chuntao Hong and Zheng Zhang. Minerva: a highly efficient and scalable deep learning training platform. Neural Information Processing Systems 2014 (NIPS 2014) Workshop of Distributed Matrix Computations.

 

Jiaxing Zhang, Ying Yan, Liang Jeff Chen, Minjie  Wang, Thomas Moscibroda and Zheng Zhang. Impression store: compressive sensing-based storage for big data analytics. The 6th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing 2014 (HotCloud 14).

 

Minjie Wang, Hucheng Zhou, Minyi Guo and Zheng Zhang  A scalable and topology configurable protocol for distributed parameter synchronization, ACM SIGOPS Asia-Pacific Workshop on Systems 2014 (APSys14).

 

Tianjun Xiao, Jiaxing Zhang and Kuiyuan Yang, Yuxin Peng and Zheng Zhang. Error-driven incremental learning in deep convolutional neural network for large-scale image classification. ACM Multimedia 2014 (ACM MM 14).

 

2013

Chen, Xinlei, Yuxin Chen, and Ping Xiao. "The impact of sampling and network topology on the estimation of social intercorrelations." Journal of Marketing Research 50, no. 1 (2013): 95-110.

 

Chen, Xinlei, Yuxin Chen, and Charles B. Weinberg. "Learning about movies: the impact of movie release types on the nationwide box office." Journal of Cultural Economics 37, no. 3 (2013): 359-386.

 

R. Dey, Y. Ding, K.W. Ross, The High-School Profiling Attack: How Online Privacy Laws Can Actually Increase Minors Risk, ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC), 2013(Short version appeared in HotPets, July 2013)

 

Yuxin Chen and Ozge Turut (2013) Context-Dependent Preferences and Innovation Strategy,  Management Science. 2747-2765.

 

Gang Fang, Karla D.  Passalacqua, Jason Hocking, Paula M. Liopis, Mark Berstein, Nicholas H. Bergman and Christine Jacobs Wagner (2013)  Transcriptomic and phylogenetic analysis of a bacterial cell cycle reveals strong associations between gene co-expression and evolution. BMC Genomics 14(1), 450.  

 

Daifeng Wang, Eric  Pan, Fang Gang, Sunita Kumari,  Fei He, Doreen Ware, Sergei Maslov and Mark Gerstein (2013)  Comparative network analysis of gene co-expression networks reveals the conserved and species-specific functions of cell-wall related genes between Arabidopsis and Poplar. International Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Biomedical Informatics.  

 

Carlos Acevedo-Rocha, Gang Fang, Markus Schmidt, David W. Ussery, Antoine Danchin (2013) From essential to persistent genes: a functional approach to constructing synthetic life.  Trends in Genetics 29 (5), 273-297.

 

Jason Q. Ng and Pierre F. Landry (2013) The political hierarchy of censorship: an analysis of keyword blocking of CCP officials’ names on Sina Weibo before and after the 2012. National Congress (S) election. Eleventh Chinese Internet Research Conference. Available at SSRN (link).

 

Juan Chen, Shuo Chen and Pierre F. Landry (2013) Migration, environmental hazards, and health outcomes in China. Social Science & Medicine 80, 85-95.

 

Gregory Kordas and Steven F. Lehrer (2013) Matching using semiparametric propensity scores. Empirical Economics 44(1), 13-45.

 

Michael J. Kottelenberg and Steven F. Lehrer (2013) New evidence on the impacts of access to and attending universal childcare in Canada. Canadian Public Policy 39 (2),263-285.

 

Adnan Khan and Steven F.  Lehrer (2013) The impact of social networks on labour market outcomes: new evidence from Cape Breton. Canadian Public Policy 39 (s1),  1-24.

 

Ratan  Day, Yuan Ding and Keith W. Ross. The High-School Profiling Attack: How Online Privacy Laws Can Actually Increase Minors Risk, ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC), 2013 (Short version appeared in HotPets, July 2013).

 

Guibin Tian, Yang Xu, Yong Liu and Keith W. Ross  Mechanism Design for Dynamic P2P Streaming.   IEEE P2P, 2013.

 

Yang Xu, Yong Liu and Keith W. Ross.  Capacity Analysis of Peer-to-Peer Adaptive Streaming, IEEE P2P, 2013.

 

Ye Tian, Ratan Dey, Yong Liu and Keith W. Ross (2013) China's Internet: Topology Mapping and Geolocating, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 24, 2013 (Short version appeared in Infocom Mini-Conference 2012, Orlando, 2012).

 

Dongdong Ge, Guohua Wan, Zizhuo Wang and Jiawei Zhang (2013) A note on appointment scheduling with piecewise linear cost functions. Mathematics of Operations Research 39 (4), 1244-1251.

 

Ho-Yin Mak, Ying Rong and Jiawei Zhang. Extended Appendix to: Sequencing Appointments for Service Systems Using Inventory Approximations: Sequencing for Multiple Servers. Available at SSRN 2352901

 

Yu  Li, Jia Shu, Xi Wang, Naihua Xiu, Dachuan Xu and Jiawei Zhang (2013) Approximation algorithms for integrated distribution network design problems. INFORMS Journal on Computing 25 (3), 572-584.

 

Zhisu Zhu, Jiawei Zhang and Yinyu Ye (2013) Newsvendor optimization with limited distribution information. Optimization Methods and Software28 (3), 640-667.

 

Zhenyu Guo, Sean McDirimid, Mao Yang, Li Zhuang, Pu Zhang, Yingwei Luo, Tom Bergan, Peter Bodik, Madan Musuvathi, Zheng Zhang, Lidong  Zhou (2013) Failure recovery: When the cure is worse than the disease. HotOS XIV.

 

Zhengping Qian, Yong He, Chunzhi Su, Zhuojie Wu, Hongyu Zhu, Taizhi  Zhang, Lidong Zhou, Yuan Yu and Zheng Zhang (2013)  Timestream: Reliable stream computation in the cloud. 8th ACM European Conference on Computer Systems, 1-14.