Author Archive: ktc1373

Noshir Contractor’s paper accepted at ASONAM 2018

Noshir Contractor co-authored a paper titled, “Generative Modeling of Human Behavior and Social Interactions Using Abductive Analysis”, with Yihui Ren, Vanessa Cedeno-Mieles, Zhihao Hu, Xinwei Deng, Abhjijin Adiga, Christopher Barrett, Saliya Ekanayake, Joshua Epstein, Brian Goode, Gizem Korkmaz, Christopher... read more »

 

Noshir Contractor presents at a NetSci 2018 satellite workshop in Paris

Noshir Contractor’s presentation, titled “Deep Space Collaboration: Impact of Social Networks on Task Switching in Collaborative Work”, was co-authored with Alina Lungeanu, Patrick Park, and Leslie A. DeChurch.  This was presented at a NetSci 2018 satellite workshop in Paris, France on June 12, 2018. ... read more »

 

Noshir Contractor presents at ICA 2018

Noshir Contractor presents at ICA 2018

Noshir Contractor presents a paper (co-authored with Michael Schultz and Leslie DeChurch) titled “Communicating through space and over time” at ICA 2018, in Prague, Czech Republic.   Schultz, M., DeChurch, L., & Contractor, N. (2018, May). Communicating through space and over time. Paper to be presented... read more »

 

Noshir Contractor presents at the Computational Social Science Luncheon

Noshir Contractor’s presentation at the Computational Social Science Luncheon at Northwestern University on May 21, 2018 was titled “Some Assembly Required: Teaming in the 21st Century”.  read more »

 

SONIC Speaker Series presents: Prasad Balkundi

SONIC Speaker Series presents: Prasad Balkundi

The SONIC Speaker Series presents Prasad Balkundi Organization and Human Resources, University of Buffalo The Negative Side of the Social Ledger: A Meta-Analysis SONIC Lab is proud to welcome Prasad Balkundi of the University of Buffalo. Dr. Balkundi will speak on Wednesday, April 18th, 2017 at 10 AM in Frances Searle... read more »

 

SONIC Speaker Series presents: Gianluca Carnabuci

SONIC Speaker Series presents: Gianluca Carnabuci

The SONIC Speaker Series presents Gianluca Carnabuci Organizational Behavior, ESMT Berlin Good For One But Bad For Most? How Intra-Organizational Networks Impact Innovative Performance At The Inventor And Firm Level SONIC Lab is proud to welcome Gianluca Carnabuci of ESMT Berlin. Dr. Carnabuci will speak on Wednesday, April... read more »

 

SONIC Speaker Series Presents: Sadat Shami

SONIC Speaker Series Presents: Sadat Shami

The SONIC Speaker Series presents N. Sadat Shami Director, Center for Engagement and Social Analytics IBM The Application of Social Analytics to Understand and Improve Organizational Outcomes SONIC Lab is proud to welcome N. Sadat Shami of IBM. Dr. Shami will speak on Monday, February 26th, 2017 at 10 AM in Frances Searle... read more »

 

SONIC Speaker Series presents: Johan Ugander

SONIC Speaker Series presents: Johan Ugander

The SONIC Speaker Series presents Johan Ugander Management Science & Engineering Stanford University Ruffled Feathers: Trait inference beyond homophily SONIC Lab is proud to welcome Johan Ugander of Stanford University. Dr. Ugander will speak on Tuesday, February 6th, 2017 at 10 AM in Frances Searle Building, Room 1-483.... read more »

 

Yuan Li successfully defends dissertation on leveraging meta data and topology to infer the role that a node plays in the network

Yuan Li successfully defends dissertation on leveraging meta data and topology to infer the role that a node plays in the network

Yuan successfully defended his dissertation titled “Inference in heterogeneous network”.  His research leverages meta data, namely node attributes and dyadic attribute, and topology to infer the role that a node plays in the network.  His committee consisted of Noshir Contractor, Wenxin Jiang, and Bruce Spencer. ... read more »

 

Alexandros Nathan successfully defends dissertation on methodological and applied facets of machine learning

Alexandros Nathan successfully defends dissertation on methodological and applied facets of machine learning

Alexandros successfully defends his dissertation titled “Essays in Machine Learning, Social Networks and Marketing”.  He designed novel distributed optimization algorithms and investigated problems that lie at the interface of social networks, and marketing, with an emphasis on customer retention and new product... read more »