About
This reading group holds bi-weekly meetings among A/Prof. Michael Sheng's research students. It aims at providing a platform for students to have a chance to present and discuss the newest good research works, brainstorm new ideas and identify research topics, etc. Only papers from CORE A* or A conferences published within 2 years are selected.
For more information, please contact the coordinator Wei Zhang via wei.zhang01@adelaide.edu.au


Schedule 2016

Round One
Meeting Time Room Reading period Presenter Selected Papers Status
4:00-5:00pm, 12 Feb 2016, Friday 4.63 8 Feb 2016 - 12 Feb 2016 Wenjie Ruan

Snooping Keystrokes with mm-level Audio Ranging on a Single Phone [PDF] MobiCom 2015(A*), Authors: Jian Liu et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 26 Feb 2016, Friday 4.63 22 Feb 2016 - 26 Feb 2016 Abdullah Masod O Alfazi

Long-tail Vocabulary Dictionary Extraction from the Web [PDF] WSDM 2016(A*), Authors: Zhe Chen et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 11 Mar 2016, Friday 4.63 NA Nguyen Tran Khoi

Major Review Rehearsal

4:00-5:00pm, 1 April 2016, Friday 4.63 21 Mar 2016 - 1 April 2016 Wei Zhang

TBD

4:00-5:00pm, 8 April 2016, Friday 4.63 4 April 2016 - 8 April 2016 Ali Shemshadi

TBD

4:00-5:00pm, 22 April 2016, Friday 4.63 18 April 2016 - 22 April 2016 Yihong Zhang

TBD

4:00-5:00pm, 6 May 2016, Friday 4.63 2 May 2016 - 6 May 2016 Xiu Fang

TBD

Schedule 2014

Round Two
Meeting Time Room Reading period Presenter Selected Papers Status
4:00-5:00pm, 1 Aug 2014, Friday 4.63 28 Jul 2014 - 31 Jul 2014 Wei Zhang

Identifying Hot and Cold Data in Main-Memory Databases [PDF] ICDE2013(A*), Authors: Justin Levandoski et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 15 Aug 2014, Friday 4.63 11 Aug 2014 - 15 Aug 2014 Abdullah Alfazi

Search Engine Switching Detection Based on User Personal Preferences and Behavior Patterns [PDF] SIGIR2013(A*), Authors: Denis Savenkov et al

Learning Similarity Functions for Topic Detection in Online Reputation Monitoring [PDF] SIGIR2014(A*), Authors: Damiano Spina et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 29 Aug 2014, Friday 4.63 23 Aug 2014 - 29 Aug 2014 Kalavathi Kotamarthi

Predictive Monitoring of Business Processes [PDF] CaiSE(A), Authors: Fabrizio Maria Maggi et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 12 Sept 2014, Friday 4.63 1 Sept 2014 - 12 Sept 2014 Yongrui Qin

Incremental Cluster Evolution Tracking from Highly Dynamic Network Data [PDF] ICDE(A*), Authors: Pei Lee et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 26 Sept 2014, Friday 4.63 22 Sept 2014 - 26 Sept 2014 Ali Shemshadi

Who Killed My Battery:Analyzing Mobile Browser Energy Consumption [PDF] WWW(A*) BEST PAPER, Authors: Thiagarajan, N. et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 10 Oct 2014, Friday 4.63 8 Oct 2014 - 10 Oct 2014 Wenjie Ruan

A Wearable RFID System for Real-time Activity Recognition using Radio Patterns [PDF] MobiQuitous (A), Authors: Liang Wang et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 24 Oct 2014, Friday 4.63 21 Oct 2014 - 23 Oct 2014 Yihong Zhang

On Truth Discovery in Social Sensing: A Maximum Likelihood Estimation Approach [PDF] IPSN (A*), Authors: Dong Wang et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 14 Nov 2014, Friday 4.63 10 Nov 2014 - 14 Nov 2014 Shifa Haidry

Cowboys, Ankle Sprains, and Keepers of Quality:How Is Video Game Development Different from Software Development? [PDF] ICSE (A*) Authors: Emerson Murphy-Hill et al

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 28 Nov 2014, Friday 4.63 22 Nov 2014 - 28 Nov 2014 Xiu Fang

Biperpedia:An Ontology for Search Applications [PDF] VLDB(A*) Authors: Rahul Gupta et al

Finished

Round One
Meeting Time Room Reading period Presenter Selected Papers Status
4:00-5:00pm, 14 Mar 2014, Friday 4.63 7 Mar 2014 - 14 Mar 2014 Wei Zhang

Loginal Linked Data Compression [PDF] ESWC2013(A), Authors: Amit Krishna Joshi, Pascal Hitzler, and Guozhu Dong

Reconciling Ontologies with the Web of Data [PDF] CIKM2012(A), Authors: Ziawasch Abedjan, Johannes Lorey, Felix Naumann

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 28 Mar 2014, Friday 4.63 21 Mar 2014 - 28 Mar 2014 Abdullah Alfazi

Building a Large-scale Corpus for Evaluating Event [PDF] CIKM2013(A), Authors: Andrew J. McMinn, Yashar Moshfeghi, and Joemon M. Jose

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 11 Apr 2014, Friday 4.63 4 Apr 2014 - 11 Apr 2014 Kala Indrakanti

Process mining manifesto [PDF] BPM2012(A), Authors: Wil van der Aalst et al.

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 2 May 2014, Friday 4.63 18 Apr 2014 - 2 May 2014 Yongrui Qin

Linear-Time Enumeration of Maximal k-Edge-Connected Subgraphs in Large Networks by Random Contraction [PDF] CIKM(A), Authors: Takuya Akiba, Yoichi Iwata, Yuichi Yoshida

Efficiently Computing k-Edge Connected Components via Graph Decomposition [PDF] SIGMOD(A*), Authors: Lijun Chang, Jeffrey Xu Yu, Lu Qin, Xuemin Lin et al.

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 9 May 2014, Friday 4.63 2 May 2014 - 9 May 2014 Ali Shemshadi

From "Think Like a Vertex" to "Think Like a Graph" [PDF] VLDB(A*), Authors: Yuanyuan Tian et al.

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 23 May 2014, Friday 4.63 16 May 2014 - 23 May 2014 Wenjie Ruan

SCPL:Indoor Device-Free Multi-Subject Counting and Localization Using Radio Signal Strength [PDF] IPSN(A*), Authors: Chenren Xu et al.

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 6 Jun 2014, Friday 4.63 30 May 2014 - 6 Jun 2014 Yihong Zhang

Tweet Analysis for Real-Time Event Detection and Earthquake Reporting System Development [PDF] TKDE(A), Authors: Takeshi Sakaki et al.

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 20 Jun 2014, Friday 4.63 13 Jun 2014 - 20 Jun 2014 Shifa Haidry

Spent: Changing Students' Affective Learning Toward Homelessness Through Persuasive Video Game Play [PDF] CHI2014(A*), Author: Dana Ruggiero

Finished
4:00-5:00pm, 4 Jul 2014, Friday 4.63 27 Jun 2014 - 4 Jul 2014 Xiu Fang

Less is More: Selecting Sources Wisely for Integration [PDF] VLDB2013(A*), Author: Xin Luna Dong et al.

Finished