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Refereed Papers

  • Wednesday, April 23, 2008
  • Thursday, April 24, 2008
  • Friday, April 25, 2008

Location Topic
Wednesday, April 23, 2008
10:30am to 12:00 noon
Level 2 - Hall 2C Search: Query Analysis
  • Modeling Anchor Text and Classifying Queries to Enhance Web Document Retrieval
  • Unsupervised Query Segmentation using Generative Language Models and Wikipedia
  • Spatial Variation in Search Engine Queries
Level 2 - Room 201C Web Engineering - Applications
  • Mining, Indexing, and Searching for Textual Chemical Molecule Information on the Web
  • Value-Driven Design for "Infosuasive" Web Applications
  • Organizing and Sharing Distributed Personal Web-Service Data
Level 3 - Room 302 Semantic Web I
  • Structured Objects in OWL: Representation and Reasoning
  • Computing Minimum Cost Diagnoses to Repair Populated DL-based Ontologies
  • Scalable Querying Services over Fuzzy Ontologies
Level 3 - Room 305C Social Networks: Analysis of Social Networks and Online Interaction Spaces
  • Statistical analysis of the social network and discussion threads in Slashdot
  • Yes, There is a Correlation - From Social Networks to Personal Behavior on the Web
  • Knowledge Sharing and Yahoo Answers: Everyone Knows Something
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Level 2 - Hall 2C Data Mining: Log Analysis
  • Query-Sets: Using Implicit Feedback and Query Patterns to Organize Web Documents
  • Mining the Search Trails of Surfing Crowds: Identifying Relevant Websites From User Activity
  • Using the Wisdom of the Crowds for Keyword Generation
Level 2 - Room 201C XML
  • Learning Deterministic Regular Expressions for the Inference of Schemas from XML Data
  • Efficient Evaluation of Generalized Path Pattern Queries on XML Data
  • On Incremental Maintenance of 2-hop Labeling of Graphs
Level 3 - Room 302 Technology for Developing Regions
  • Organizing the Unorganized -- Employing IT to Empower the Under-privileged
  • DTWiki: A Disconnection and Intermittency Tolerant Wiki
  • Action Science Approach to Nonprofit Housing Services using Web 2.0 Mapping Tools
Level 3 - Room 305C Internet Monetization: Online advertising
  • Externalities in Online Advertising
  • A combinatorial allocation mechanism with penalties for banner advertising
  • Dynamic Cost-Per-Action Mechanisms and Applications to Online Advertising
3:30pm to 5:30pm
Level 2 - Hall 2C Search: Corpus Characterization and Search Performance
  • Genealogical Trees on the Web: A Search Engine User Perspective
  • A graph-theoretic approach to webpage segmentation
  • Performance of Compressed Inverted List Caching in Search Engines
Level 2 - Room 201C Browsers and UI
  • Personalized Web Exploration with Task Models
  • Validating the Use and Role of Visual Elements of Web Pages in Navigation with an Eye-Tracking Study
  • Improving Relevance Judgment of Web Search Results with Image Excerpts
  • KeySurf: A character controlled browser for people with physical disabilities
Level 3 - Room 302 Internet Monetization: Recommendation and Security
  • Optimal Marketing Strategies over Social Networks
  • Trust-based recommendation systems: an axiomatic approach
  • Secure or insure? A game-theoretic analysis of information security games
Level 3 - Room 305C Social Networks: Discovery and Evolution of Communities
  • Tag-based Social Interest Discovery
  • FacetNet: A Framework for Analyzing Communities and Their Evolutions in Dynamic Networks
  • Statistical Properties of Community Structure in Large Social and Information Networks
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Thursday, April 24, 2008
10:30am to 12:00 noon
Level 2 - Hall 2C Search: Ranking and Retrieval Enhancement
  • Ranking Refinement and Its Application to Information Retrieval
  • Learning to Rank Relational Objects and Its Application to Web Search
  • Contextual Advertising by Combining Relevance with Click Feedback
Level 2 - Room 201C XML
  • XML Data Dissemination using Automata on top of Structured Overlay Networks
  • Utility-driven Load Shedding for XML Stream Processing
  • SewNet - A Framework for Creating Services utilizing Telecom Functionality
Level 3 - Room 302 Security I: Misc
  • Privacy-Enhanced Sharing of Personal Content on the Web
  • Detecting Image Spam using Visual Features and Near Duplicate Detection
  • Better Abstractions for Secure Server-Side Scripting
Level 3 - Room 305C Semantic Web II
  • Networked Graphs: A Declarative Mechanism for SPARQL Rules, SPARQL Views and RDF Data Integration on the Web
  • SPARQL Basic Graph Pattern Optimization Using Selectivity Estimation
  • Scaling RDF with Time
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Level 2 - Hall 2C Data Mining
  • FloatCascade Learning for Fast Imbalanced Web Mining
  • Recommending Questions Using the MDL-based Tree Cut Model
  • Learning to Classify Short and Sparse Text & Web with Hidden Topics from Large-scale Data Collections
Level 2 - Room 201C Web Service Composition
  • Matching Independent Global Constraints for Composite Web Services
  • Wishful Search: Interactive Composition of Data Mashups
  • Extending the Compatibility Notion for Abstract WS-BPEL Processes
Level 3 - Room 302 Security II: Web Client Security
  • SessionLock: Securing Web Sessions against Eavesdropping
  • ForceHTTPS: Protecting High-Security Web Sites from Network Attacks
  • SMash: Secure Component Model for Cross-Domain Mashups on Unmodified Browsers
  • CompoWeb: A Component-Oriented Web Architecture
Level 3 - Room 305C Rich Media
  • Generating Diverse and Representative Image Search Results for Landmarks
  • PageRank for Image Search
  • Graph Theoretical Framework for Simultaneously Integrating Visual and Textual Features for Efficient Web Image Clustering
  • Flickr Tag Recommendation based on Collective Knowledge
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Friday, April 25, 2008
10:30am to 12:00 noon
Level 2 - Hall 2C Data Mining: Modeling
  • Topic Modeling with Network Regularization
  • Modeling Online Reviews with Multi-grain Topic Models
  • Opinion Integration Through Semisupervised Topic Modeling
Level 2 - Room 201C Mobility
  • Supporting Anonymous Location Queries in Mobile Environments with PrivacyGrid
  • Learning Transportation Mode from Raw GPS Data for Geographic Applications on the Web
  • Deciphering Mobile Search Patterns: A Study of Yahoo! Mobile Search Queries
Level 3 - Room 302 Performance and Scalability
  • Service-Oriented Data Denormalization for Scalable Web Applications
  • Anycast CDNs Revisited
  • A Comparative Analysis of Web and Peer-to-Peer Traffic
Level 3 - Room 305C Search: Crawlers
  • IRLbot: Scaling to 6 Billion Pages and Beyond
  • Recrawl Scheduling Based on Information Longevity
  • iRobot: An Intelligent Crawler for Web Forums
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Level 2 - Hall 2C Data Mining: Algorithms
  • Efficient Similarity Joins for Near Duplicate Detection
  • Learning Multiple Graphs for Document Recommendations
  • Enhanced Hierarchical Classification via Isotonic Smoothing
Level 2 - Room 201C Social Networks: Applications and Infrastructures for Web 2.0
  • Why Web 2.0 is Good for Learning and for Research: Principles and Prototypes
  • Exploring Social Annotations for Information Retrieval
  • Lock-Free Consistency Control for Web 2.0 Applications
Level 3 - Room 305C Internet Monetization: Sponsored Search
  • Analyzing Search Engine Advertising: Firm Behavior and Cross-Selling in Electronic Markets
  • Online Learning from Click Data for Sponsored Search
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Level 2 - Hall 2C Search: Applications
  • Automatic Online News Issue Construction in Web Environment
  • Finding the Right Facts in the Crowd: Factoid Question Answering over Social Media
  • Personalized Interactive Faceted Search
Level 2 - Room 201C Web Service Deployment
  • Investigating Web Services on the World Wide Web
  • RESTful Web Services vs. "Big" Web Services: Making the Right Architectural Decision
  • Non-Intrusive Monitoring and Service Adaption for WS-BPEL
Level 3 - Room 305C Semantic Web III
  • Wiki Content Templating
  • Querying for Meta Knowledge
  • Automatically Refining the Wikipedia Infobox Ontology

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