• 497 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
20082019

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Research Output

  • 497 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 36 Conference contribution
  • 6 Article
  • 4 Editorial
  • 3 Conference article
2019

Data science for social good chairs' welcome

Adler, N., Cattuto, C., Paolotti, D., Tizzoni, M., Verhulst, S., Young, A., Aiello, L. M., Garcia-Herranz, M., Graells-Garrido, E., Kalimeri, K., Luengo-Oroz, M., Mejova, Y., Omodei, E., Ramasco, J. & Schifanella, R., 13 May 2019, In : The Web Conference 2019 - Companion of the World Wide Web Conference, WWW 2019. p. 227-228 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Efect of values and technology use on exercise: Implications for personalized behavior change interventions

Mejova, Y. & Kalimeri, K., 7 Jun 2019, ACM UMAP 2019 - Proceedings of the 27th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 36-45 10 p. (ACM UMAP 2019 - Proceedings of the 27th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Kissing cuisines: Exploring worldwide culinary habits on the web

Sajadmanesh, S., Jafarzadeh, S., Ossia, S. A., Rabiee, H. R., Haddadi, H., Mejova, Y., Musolesi, M., De Cristofaro, E. & Stringhini, G., 1 Jan 2019, 26th International World Wide Web Conference 2017, WWW 2017 Companion. International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee, p. 1013-1021 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

15 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Fake cures: User-centric modeling of health misinformation in social media

Ghenai, A. & Mejova, Y., 1 Nov 2018, In : Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction. 2, CSCW, 58.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Information sources and needs in the obesity and diabetes twitter discourse

Mejova, Y., 23 Apr 2018, DH 2018 - Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Digital Health. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 21-29 9 p. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 2018-April).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Measuring subnational digital gender inequality in India through gender gaps in Facebook use

Mejova, Y., Gandhi, H. R., Rafaliya, T. J., Sitapara, M. R., Kashyap, R. & Weber, I., 20 Jun 2018, Proceedings of the 1st ACM SIGCAS Conference on Computing and Sustainable Societies, COMPASS 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, 3212698

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

Reports of the workshops held at the 2018 international AAAI conference on web and social media

An, J., Chunara, R., Crandall, D. J., Frajberg, D., French, M., Jansen, B. J., Kulshrestha, J., Mejova, Y., Romero, D. M., Salminen, J., Sharma, A., Sheth, A., Tan, C., Taylor, S. H. & Wijeratne, S., 1 Jan 2018, In : AI Magazine. 39, 4, p. 36-44 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Visualizing geo-demographic urban data

Araujo, M., Aupetit, M., Mejova, Y. & Weber, I., 30 Oct 2018, CSCW 2018 Companion - Companion of the 2018 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 45-48 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Welcome to digital health 2018

Kostkova, P., Grasso, F., Castillo, C., Mejova, Y., Bosman, A. & Edelstein, M., 23 Apr 2018, In : ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. 2018-April, p. iii

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2017

Bumps and bruises: Mining presidential campaign announcements on Twitter

Le, H., Boynton, G. R., Mejova, Y., Shafiq, Z. & Srinivasan, P., 4 Jul 2017, HT 2017 - Proceedings of the 28th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 215-224 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

Catching Zika Fever: Application of Crowdsourcing and Machine Learning for Tracking Health Misinformation on Twitter

Ghenai, A. & Mejova, Y., 8 Sep 2017, Proceedings - 2017 IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics, ICHI 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 1 p. 8031204

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

Public perception of a country: Exploring tweets about Qatar

Memon, S. A., Pillai, R. K., Dun, S., Mejova, Y. & Weber, I., 25 Jun 2017, WebSci 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Web Science Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 401-402 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Revisiting the American voter on Twitter

Le, H. T., Boynton, G. R., Mejova, Y., Shafiq, Z. & Srinivasan, P., 2 May 2017, CHI 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Explore, Innovate, Inspire. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2017-May. p. 4507-4519 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

16 Citations (Scopus)

Seminar users in the arabic twitter sphere

Darwish, K., Alexandrov, D., Nakov, P. & Mejova, Y., 1 Jan 2017, Social Informatics - 9th International Conference, SocInfo 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, p. 91-108 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10539 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

14 Citations (Scopus)

Using Facebook Ads audiences for global lifestyle disease surveillance: Promises and limitations

Araújo, M., Mejova, Y., Weber, I. & Benevenuto, F., 25 Jun 2017, WebSci 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Web Science Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 253-257 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

15 Citations (Scopus)

Visualizing health awareness in the middle east

Araujo, M., Mejova, Y., Aupetit, M. & Weber, I., 1 Jan 2017, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2017. AAAI press, p. 725-726 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Welcome to digital health 2017

Kostkova, P., Grasso, F., Castillo, C., Mejova, Y. & Bosman, A., 2 Jul 2017, In : ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Part F128634, p. iv

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2016

Are you Charlie or Ahmed? Cultural pluralism in Charlie Hebdo response on Twitter

An, J., Kwak, H., Mejova, Y., De Oger, S. A. S. & Fortes, B. G., 2016, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2016. AAAI Press, p. 2-11 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond entities: promoting explorative search with bundles

Bordino, I., Lalmas, M., Mejova, Y. & van Laere, O., 13 Jul 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Information Retrieval. p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Crowdsourcing health labels: Inferring body weight from profile pictures

Weber, I. & Mejova, Y., 11 Apr 2016, DH 2016 - Proceedings of the 2016 Digital Health Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 105-109 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Citations (Scopus)

Fetishizing food in digital age: #foodporn around theworld

Mejova, Y., Abbar, S. & Haddadi, H., 2016, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2016. AAAI Press, p. 250-258 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

31 Citations (Scopus)

Panel: Big data & social media for empowering patients with diabetes

Fernandez, L., Mejova, Y., Miguel-Angel, M., Per Erlend, H. & Surabhi, J., 2016, Nursing Informatics 2016 - eHealth for All: Every Level Collaboration - From Project to Realization. IOS Press, Vol. 225. p. 607-609 3 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 225).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Privacy and twitter in Qatar: Traditional values in the digital world

Abokhodair, N., Abbar, S., Vieweg, S. & Mejova, Y., 22 May 2016, WebSci 2016 - Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Web Science Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 66-77 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

13 Citations (Scopus)
2015

#FoodPorn: Obesity patterns in culinary interactions

Mejova, Y., Haddadi, H., Noulas, A. & Weber, I., 18 May 2015, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2015-May. p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

55 Citations (Scopus)

360° Quantified Self

Haddadi, H., Ofli, F., Mejova, Y., Weber, I. & Srivastava, J., 8 Dec 2015, Proceedings - 2015 IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics, ICHI 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 587-592 6 p. 7349770

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Citations (Scopus)

Building bridges into the unknown: Personalizing connections to little-known countries

Mejova, Y., Borge-Holthoefer, J. & Weber, I., 18 Apr 2015, Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2015-April. p. 2633-2642 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Dietary habits of an expat nation: Case of Qatar

Mejova, Y., Haddadi, H., Abbar, S., Ghahghaei, A. & Weber, I., 8 Dec 2015, Proceedings - 2015 IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics, ICHI 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 57-62 6 p. 7349674

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

Reports of the 2015 workshops held at the international AAAI conference on web and social media

Garcia, D., Halegoua, G., Mejova, Y., Perra, N., Pfeffer, J., Ruths, D., Weber, I., West, R. & Zia, L., 1 Dec 2015, In : AI Magazine. 36, 4, p. 119-123 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

What’s in a Dyad? Interaction and exchange in social media - Introduction

Schifanella, R., State, B. & Mejova, Y., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 8852. p. 127-129 3 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8852).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

You tweet what you eat: Studying food consumption through twitter

Abbar, S., Mejova, Y. & Weber, I., 18 Apr 2015, Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2015-April. p. 3197-3206 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

100 Citations (Scopus)
2014

DEESSE: Entity-driven exploratory and serendipitous search SystEm

Van Laere, O., Bordino, I., Mejova, Y. & Lalmas, M., 3 Nov 2014, CIKM 2014 - Proceedings of the 2014 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 2072-2074 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Giving is Caring: Understanding donation behavior through email

Mejova, Y., Weber, I., Garimella, V. R. K. & Dougal, M. C., 1 Jan 2014, CSCW 2014 - Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1297-1307 11 p. (Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Citations (Scopus)

Quantifying Politics Using Online Data: Introduction

Mejova, Y. & Weber, I., Apr 2014, In : Social Science Computer Review. 32, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

Twitter ain't without frontiers: Economic, social, and cultural boundaries in international communication

Garcia-Gavilanes, R., Mejova, Y. & Quercia, D., 1 Jan 2014, CSCW 2014 - Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1511-1522 12 p. (Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

26 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Detecting friday night party photos: Semantics for tag recommendation

McParlane, P. J., Mejova, Y. & Weber, I., 2 Apr 2013, Advances in Information Retrieval - 35th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2013, Proceedings. p. 756-759 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7814 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

GOP primary season on Twitter: "Popular" political sentiment in social media

Mejova, Y., Srinivasan, P. & Boynton, B., 28 Feb 2013, WSDM 2013 - Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining. p. 517-525 9 p. (WSDM 2013 - Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

42 Citations (Scopus)

Penguins in sweaters, or serendipitous entity search on user-generated content

Bordino, I., Mejova, Y. & Lalmas, M., 11 Dec 2013, CIKM 2013 - Proceedings of the 22nd ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management. p. 109-118 10 p. (International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

25 Citations (Scopus)

Searching for interestingness in wikipedia and yahoo! answers

Mejova, Y., Bordino, I., Lalmas, M. & Gionis, A., 1 Dec 2013, WWW 2013 Companion - Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on World Wide Web. p. 145-146 2 p. (WWW 2013 Companion - Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on World Wide Web).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Crossing media streams with sentiment: Domain adaptation in blogs, reviews and Twitter

Mejova, Y. & Srinivasan, P., 1 Dec 2012, ICWSM 2012 - Proceedings of the 6th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media. p. 234-241 8 p. (ICWSM 2012 - Proceedings of the 6th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Citations (Scopus)

Political speech in social media streams: YouTube comments and Twitter posts

Mejova, Y. & Srinivasan, P., 1 Jan 2012, Proceedings of the 4th Annual ACM Web Science Conference, WebSci'12. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 205-208 4 p. (Proceedings of the 4th Annual ACM Web Science Conference, WebSci'12; vol. volume).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Reuse in the wild: An empirical and ethnographic study of organizational content reuse

Mejova, Y., De Schepper, K., Bergman, L. & Lu, J., 13 Jun 2011, CHI 2011 - 29th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference Proceedings and Extended Abstracts. p. 2877-2886 10 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Citations (Scopus)

The university of iowa at TREC 2011: Microblogs, medical records and crowdsourcing

Bhattacharya, S., Harris, C. G., Mejova, Y., Yang, C. & Srinivasan, P., 1 Dec 2011, In : NIST Special Publication.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2010

News event modeling and tracking in the social web with ontological guidance

Ha-Thuc, V., Mejova, Y., Harris, C. & Srinivasan, P., 1 Dec 2010, Proceedings - 2010 IEEE 4th International Conference on Semantic Computing, ICSC 2010. p. 414-419 6 p. 5629095. (Proceedings - 2010 IEEE 4th International Conference on Semantic Computing, ICSC 2010).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)
2009

A relevance-based topic model for news event tracking

Ha-Thuc, V., Mejova, Y., Harris, C. & Srinivasan, P., 28 Dec 2009, Proceedings - 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2009. p. 764-765 2 p. (Proceedings - 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

13 Citations (Scopus)

Event intensity tracking in weblog collections

Ha-Thuc, V., Mejova, Y., Harris, C. & Srinivasan, P., 1 Dec 2009, Data Challenge Workshop - Papers from the 2009 ICWSM Workshop, Technical Report. p. 24-31 8 p. (AAAI Fall Symposium - Technical Report; vol. WS-09-01).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

TREC Blog and TREC Chem: A View from the corn fields

Mejova, Y., Thuc, V. H., Foster, S., Harris, C., Arens, B. & Srinivasan, P., 1 Dec 2009, In : NIST Special Publication.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2008

University of iowa at TREC 2008 legal and relevance feedback tracks

Almquist, B., Mejova, Y., Ha-Thuc, V. & Srinivasan, P., 1 Dec 2008, In : NIST Special Publication.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article