All Publications

  • Litt, D. M., Lewis, M. A., Spiro, E., Aulck, L., Waldron, K. A., Head-Corliss, M. K., & Swanson, A. (2018). #drunktwitter: Examining the relations between alcohol-related Twitter content and alcohol willingness and use among underage young adults. In Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 193, 75-82.

  • Tran, L. T., Park, K., Lee, P., West, J., & Schich, M. (2018). Chromatic Structure and Family Resemblance in Large Art Collections — Exemplary Quantification and Visualizations. In Digital Humanities Annual Conference.

  • Palmer, C. L., Wickett, K., Baker, K. S., Fouke, B., & Thomer, A. (2018). Documenting provenance in non-computational workflows: Development of Research Process Models through a case study of geobiology research in Yellowstone National Park. In Journal of the Association for Information Science & Technology, 69 (10) , 1234-1245.

  • Starbird, C., Dailey, D., Mohamed, O., Lee, G., & Spiro, E. (2018). Engage Early, Correct More: How Journalists Participate in False Rumors Online during Crisis Events. In Proceedings of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems.

  • Weber, N., & Yan, A. (2018). Mining Open Government Data Used in Scientific Research. In iConference 2018 .

  • Yan, A., & Weber, N. (2018). Mining Open Government Data Used in Scientific Research. In International Conference on Information (iConference 2018). Springer.

  • Weber, N., & Brown, J. (2018). Remediating Civic Tech. In Proceedings of the iConference.

  • Piwowar, H., Priem, J., Larivière, V., Alperin, J. P., Matthias, L., Norlander, B., Farley, A., West, J., & Haustein3, S. (2018). The State of OA: A large-scale analysis of the prevalence and impact of Open Access articles. In PeerJ, 6, e4375. PeerJ Inc..

  • Chow, M., Egna, H., & West, J. (2018). Towards Assessing Gender Authorship in Aquaculture Publications. In The Journal of the Asian Fisheries Society, 30S, 131-143. Asian Fisheries Science.

  • Almquist, Z., Arya, S., Zeng, L., & Spiro, E. (2018). Unbiased Sampling of Users from (Online) Activity Data. In Field Methods.

  • Cesare, N., Lee, H., McCormick, T., Spiro, E., & Zagheni, E. (2018). `Data in the Wild': Promises and Pitfalls of Using Big Social Data for Demographic Research. In Demography, 55 (5) , 1979-1999.

  • Torrance, A., & West, J. (2017). All Patents Great and Small - A Big Data Network Approach to Valuation. In Virginia Journal of Law and Technology, 20 (3) , 395-465.

  • Aulck, L., & West, J. (2017). Attrition and Performance of Community College Transfers . In PLoS One, 12 (4) , 1-23.

  • Krafft, P., Zhou, K., Edwards, I., Starbird, C., & Spiro, E. (2017). Centralized, Parallel, and Distributed Information Processing during Collective Sensemaking. In Proceedings of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems.

  • Weber, N. (2017). Contextual Integrity for Qualitative Data. In Digital Humanities 2017.

  • Ding, Y., West, J., Song, M., Meng, G., & Yu, Q. (2017). Data-Driven Discovery: A New Era of Exploiting the Literature and Data. In iConference.

  • Ping, H., Stoyanovich, J., & Howe, W. G. (2017). DataSynthesizer: Privacy-Preserving Synthetic Datasets. In ACM Scientific and Statistical Database Management Conference (SSDBM).

  • Howe, W. G., Lee, P., Grechkin, M., Yang, S. T., & West, J. (2017). Deep Mapping of the Visual Literature. In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web Companion (WWW): Big Scholar Workshop, 1273-1277.

  • Grechkin, M., Poon, H., & Howe, W. G. (2017). EZLearn: Exploiting Organic Supervision in Large-Scale Data Annotation. In Learning with Limited Labeled Data: Weak Supervision and Beyond, 2017 NIPS Conference.

  • Kim, L., West, J., & Stovel, K. (2017). Echo Chambers in Science?. In American Sociological Association (ASA) Annual Meeting.

  • Stoyanovich, J., Howe, W. G., Abiteboul, S., Miklau, G., Sahuguet, A., & Weikum, G. (2017). Fides: Towards a Platform for Responsible Data Science. In ACM Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM).

  • West, J. (2017). How to fine-tune your BS meter. In Seattle Times.

  • Nahum, J., West, J., Althouse, B., Zaman, L., Kerr, B., & (2017). Improved Adaptation in Exogenously and Endogenously Changing Environments. In European Conference on Artificial Life (ECAL), 14, 306-313. MIT Press.

  • Weber, N. (2017). Integrating User Feedback with Open Data Quality Models . In ASIS&T Annual Meeting 2017.

  • Hutchison, D., Howe, W. G., & Suciu, D. (2017). LaraDB: A Minimalist Kernel for Linear and Relational Algebra Computation. In BeyondMR workshop, 2017 ACM SIGMOD conference.

  • Zeng, L., Almquist, W., & Spiro, E. (2017). Let’s Workout! Exploring Social Exercise in an Online Fitness Community. In Proceedings of the iConference.

  • Portenoy, J., Hullman, J., & West, J. (2017). Leveraging citation networks to visualize scholarly influence over time. In Frontiers in Research Metrics and Analytics, 2, 1-10.

  • King, M. M., Correll, S., Jacquet, J., Bergstrom, C. T., & West, J. (2017). Men set their own cites high: Gender and self-citation across fields and over time. In Socius, 3, 1-22. SAGE.

  • Weber, N. (2017). Orchestrating Cloud Infrastructure to Manage Sensitive Data . In International Digital Curation Conference.

  • Lee, P., Yang, S., West, J., & Howe, B. (2017). PhyloParser: A Hybrid Algorithm for Extracting Phylogenies from Dendrogram. In 14th IAPR International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 1087-1094. IEEE.

  • Aulck, L., Aras, R., Li, L., L'Heureux, C., Lu, P., & West, J. (2017). STEM-ming the Tide: Predicting STEM attrition using student transcript data.

  • Bae, S., Halperin, D., West, J., Rosvall, M., & Howe, B. (2017). Scalable and Efficient Flow-Based Community Detection for Large-Scale Graph Analysis. In Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, 11 (3) , 32:1--32:30. ACM.

  • Bae, S., Halperin, D., West, J., Rosvall, M., & Howe, W. G. (2017). Scalable and Efficient Flow-Based Community Detection for Large-Scale Graph Analysis. In ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (TKDD), 11 (3) ,

  • Palmer, C. L., Thomer, A., & Fouke, B. (2017). Site-based data curation based on global hot-spring geobiology. In PLOS ONE, 12 (2) , e0172090.

  • Weber, N. (2017). Sticky and Leaky Abstractions for Data on the Web. In 11th U.S. Networked Knowledge Organization Systems (NKOS) Workshop.

  • Howe, W. G., Stoyanovich, J., Ping, H., Herman, B., & Gee, M. (2017). Synthetic Data for Social Good. In Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange.

  • Hiniker, A., Hong, R., Kim, Y., Chen, N., West, J., & Aragon, C. (2017). Toward the operationalization of visual metaphor. In Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 68 (10) , 2338-2349. Wiley.

  • Portenoy, J., & West, J. (2017). Visualizing Scholarly Publications and Citations to Enhance Author Profiles. In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web Companion (WWW): Workshop on Big Scholarly Data, 1279-1282.

  • Lee, P., West, J., & Howe, W. G. (2017). Viziometrics: Analyzing Visual Information in the Scientific Literature. In IEEE Transactions on Big Data, PP (99) , IEEE.

  • Wongsuphasawat, K., Qu, Z., Moritz, D., Chang, R., Ouk, F., Anand, A., Jock, J., Howe, W. G., & Heer, J. (2017). Voyager 2: Augmenting Visual Analysis with Partial View Specifications. In ACM Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI).

  • Grechkin, M., Poon, H., & Howe, W. G. (2017). Wide-Open: Accelerating public data release by automating detection of overdue datasets. In PLOS Biology, 15 (6) ,

  • West, J., Rosvall, M., Althouse, B. M., & Bergstrom, C. T. (2007). Ranking and Mapping Scholarly Literature. In Gordon Research Conference.

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  • Torrance, A., & West, J. Patent Analytics: Information From Innovation. In Katz, M. and Bommarito, M.J. and Dolin, R. (Ed.), Legal Informatics. MIT Press.