and older news:
- Sept 2014: Our paper "Assessing the Potential of Ride-Sharing Using Mobile and Social Data: A Tale of Four Cities" received the Best Paper Nominee Award (top 5% of the papers) in UbiComp 2014, in Seattle. Details here.
- June 2014: Minas will present our work on “Efficient Construction of 2K+ Graphs” at NetSci 2014.
- May 2014: Our paper on Estimating Clique Composition and Size Distributions from Sampled Network Data appeared at NetSciCom 2014. We provide software to demonstrate the cliques estimators described in our paper.
- Feb 2014: Minas gave a talk in Sunbelt 2014 introducing methods to estimate the frequency of attribute-labeled, low-semidiameter subgraphs.
- May 2013: Blerim's paper on "A tale of 2 continents and 4 cities about the influence of demographics and social constraints on ride-sharing" has been shortlisted at MIT Technology Review.
- May 2013: two papers to appear in NetCod 2013.
- April 2013: Minas' and Maciej's paper on "2.5K-graphs: from Sampling to Generation" appeared in INFOCOM 2013.
- March 2013: Pegah's paper on “Active Learning of Topology” appeared in CISS 2013.
- Jan. 2013: “Quantifying the Potential of Ride-Sharing using Call Description Records” has been accepted to ACM Hotmobile 2013
- Nov. 12, 2012: We completed the I-CORPS training. Here are some lessons learnt.
- June 25, 2012: Microcast was nominated one of the 5 best papers in MobiSys 2012. More information can be found on the project website.
- June 14, 2012: Anh and Blerim presented Microcast and Microplay in AMASE 2012 and won first place in the general category.
- NetCod 2012, June 29-30 @MIT.
- May 2012: Anh and Pegah defended their theses - congrats to the new doctors!
- May 2012: “NC-Audit: Auditing for Network Coding Storage” has been accepted to the Symposium on Network Coding (NetCod) 2012!
- May 2012: “MicroPlay: A Networking Framework for Local Multiplayer Games” has been accepted to SIGCOMM Workshop on Mobile Gaming (MobiGames).
- Apr. 2012: “On the Feasibility of Precoding-Based Network Alignment for Three Unicast Sessions” has been accepted to ISIT2012. We successfully reduced an infinite number of conditions to just four conditions, allowing efficient algorithm to check the feasibility of network alignment.
- Apr. 2012: Our paper Coarse-Grained Topology Estimation via Graph Sampling was accepted to WOSN '12, a workshop co-located with SIGCOMM '12 in Helsinki, Finland. Visit Geosocialmap to visualize and explore estimated topologies for the strength of ties between colleges and countries in Facebook.
- Dec. 2011: Pegah's paper on "Active topology Inference using Network Coding" is accepted to the Elsevier Physical Communication: Special Issue on Network Coding, 2011.
- Nov. 2011: Two papers accepted in IEEE INFOCOM 2012: “Proactive Seeding for Information Cascades in Cellular Networks” by Malandrino et al. and “On Detecting Pollution Attacks in Inter-Session Network Coding” by Le et al.
- Nov. 2011: Maciej gives a presentation on Sampling Massive Online Graphs: Challenges, Techniques, and Applications to Facebook at KTH, University of Helsinki and ETHZ
- Oct. 2011: Anh gives a presentation on Defense Against Pollution Attacks in Network Coding at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC). An earlier version of this talk was also given at the Stanford Security Seminar.
- 9/21/2011: Tutorial on Exponential Random Graphs and the ERGM in statnet, by Carter Butts, at UCI.
- 9/1/2011: Anh's paper on a complete defense system against pollution attacks in network coding using SpaceMAC is accepted to IEEE JSAC on Cooperative Networking.
- 6/24/2011: Fabio defended his Ph.D. thesis.
- 6/14/2011: Our paper on "Optimal Source-Based Filtering of Malicious Traffic" is accepted to IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking.
- 5/16/2011: Athina gives an keynote talk at NNMC. It is an overview of our work on Sampling Online Social Networks.
- 4/23/2011: 3 papers accepted to JSAC on Internet Topologies.
- 4/18/2011: Athina gives a talk on "Crawling Online Social Networks" at UCLA.
- 4/17/2011: 3 regular papers and one poster accepted to Netcod 2011.
- 3/15/2011: Our paper on “Blacklisting Recommendation System: Using Spatio-Temporal Patterns to Predict Future Attacks” is accepted to IEEE JSAC on Network Forensics.
- 1/27/2011: Our paper on “Walking on a Graph with a Magnifying Glass” is accepted to SIGMETRICS 2011.
- 1/10/2011: An article on our CDI project at Calit2.
- 11/29/2010: Minas defended his Ph.D. thesis!
- 11/22/2010: Anh's work on " PhishDef: URL names say it all" is accepted to INFOCOM 2011 mini-conference.
- 11/10/22: Hulya defended her thesis!
- New project funded by the NSF: Topology and Function in Computer, Social and Biological Networks
- 10/12/2010: Wiki page is now available.
- Check out or sample of Facebook users, now publicly available.
- 4 papers presented in NetCod 2010.
- Check out the new graduate class (EECS246/NETSYS256) on Network Coding, offered in Fall 09.
- Two papers got accepted in INFOCOM 2010. Preprints: "Predictive Blacklisting as an Implicit Recommendation System" and "A Walk in Facebook: Unbiased Sampling of OSNs".
- Check out the schedule of the Networked Systems Seminar for Spring 2009.
- Our paper on “Multiple Source Multiple Dest ination Topology Inference using Network Coding”, to appear in NetCod 2009.
- Our paper on “Network coding-aware rate control and scheduling in wireless networks”, to appear in ICME 2009, Special Session on “Network Coding for M ultimedia Streaming”.
- Our paper on "Video-Aware Opportunistic Network Coding over Wireless Networks" got accepted in the JSAC Special Issue on Network Coding over Wireless Communication Networks
- Our paper on Distributed Rate Control for Video Streaming over Wireless Networks with Network Coding got accepted in Packet Video 2009.
- We would like to thank DOCOMO USA Labs for the contract that supports Hulya's work.
- Athina is on maternity leave until the end of the winter quarter.
- Our paper on Optimal Filtering of Source Address Prefixes: Models and Algorithms got accepted to INFOCOM 2009. [And here is the Technical Report]
- Aug. 08: We would like to thank NSF CyberTrust for their support of our project on "I-BLOCK: Understanding and Filtering of Malicious Traffic".
- June 08: We took care of the local arrangements for WoWMoM in Newport Beach.
- June 08: Minas passes his advancement exam.
- Jan.08: paper on "Joint control of packet scheduling and content-aware playout for video over wireless links" accepted to IEEE Trans on Multimedia.
- Winter 08: Check out the Networked Systems Seminar Series.
- Dec. 07: Giuseppe graduates! And he joins Cisco at San Jose.
- Dec. 07: Hulya passes her advancement exam.
- Nov. 07: our paper on opportunistic network coding for video over wireless appeared in Packet Video 2007. It combines, for the first time, network coding techniques with packet scheduling for video streaming