Please see the latest copy of my CV here. (updated April 2017)

Journal Publications

  1. M. Zabihimayvan, R. Sadeghi, and D. Doran. "An Integrated Approach for Benign and Malicious Web Robot Detection",
    Expert Systems With Applications, 2017

  2. N. Trivedi, D. Asamoah, and D. Doran. “Keep the Conversation Going: Engagement-Based Customer Segmentation for Online Social Service Platforms”, Information Systems Frontiers, 2016

  3. D. Asamoah, R. Sharda, N. Rude, and D. Doran. “RFID-Based Information Visibility for Hospital Operations: Exploring its Positive Effects using Discrete Event Simulation”, Healthcare Management Science, 2016

  4. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. "An Integrated Method for Offline and Real-time Web Robot Detection",
    Expert Systems, 2016

  5. D. Doran and A. Fox. "Operationalizing Central Place and Central Flow Theory with Mobile Phone Data",
    Annals of Data Science, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 1-24, 2016

  6. D. Doran, K. Severin, S. Gokhale, and A. Dagnino. "Social Media Powered Human Sensing for Smart Cities",
    AI Communications, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2016

  7. D. Doran. "On the Discovery of Social Roles in Large Scale Social Systems",
    Social Network Analysis and Mining, Vol. 5, No. 49, 2015

  8. D. Doran, S. Gokhale, and A. Dagnino. "Discovering Perceptions in Online Social Media: A Probabilistic Approach",
    International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Vol. 24, No. 9, pp. 1-27, 2014

  9. D. Doran, S. Gokhale, and N. Lownes. "Analytic Model of Screening Times at Airport Security Checkpoints",
    Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Vol. 2400, No. 1, pp. 1-8, 2014

  10. D. Doran, A. De la Rosa Algarin, and S. Gokhale. "Characterizing the Activity of Friendship Triads on Facebook",
    Journal of Advances in Computer Networks, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 35-39, 2014

  11. C. Phadke, V. Mendiratta, H. Uzunalioglu, and D. Doran. "Prediction of Subscriber Churn Using Social Network Analysis",
    Bell Laboratories Technical Journal, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 63-75, 2013

  12. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. "A Classification Framework for Web Robots",
    Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 64 pp. 2549-2554, 2012

  13. L. Lipsky, D. Doran, and S. Gokhale. "Checkpointing for the RESTART Problem in Markov Networks",
    Journal of Applied Probability, Vol. 48A, pp. 195-207, 2011

  14. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. "Web Robot Detection Techniques: Overview and Limitations",
    Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Vol. 22, pp. 183-210, 2011

Book Chapters

  1. D. Doran. "Graph and Link Mining",
    Encyclopedia of Big Data, Springer, L. Schintler, C. McNeely (Eds.), 2017

  2. D. Doran and V. Mendiratta. “Modeling Propagation Phenomena for Mobile Phone Data Analytics”,
    Propagation Phenomena in Real World Networks, D. Krol, D. Fay, and B. Gabrys (Eds.), pp. 335-376, Springer, 2015

Patents

  1. D. Kushnir, A. Akyamac, V. Mendiratta, H. Uzunalioglu, D. Doran. "Root Cause Analysis for Service Degradation in Computer Networks", Granted 2016, U.S. Patent #9424121

  2. V. Mendiratta, D. Doran, C. Phadke, H. Uzunalioglu, D. Kushnir. “Method and Apparatus for Deriving Composite Tie Metric For Edge Between Nodes of Telecommunication Call Graph”, Granted 2015, U.S. Patent #9159077

  3. C. Phadke, H. Uzunalioglu, V. Mendiratta, D. Kushnir, D. Doran. “System and Method for Generating Subscriber Churn Predictions”,
    Granted 2014, U.S. Patent #8804929

Refereed Conference Publications

  1. J. Robinson and D. Doran. “Seasonality in Dynamic Stochastic Blockmodels”,
    Proc. of 4th Workshop on Complex Methods for Data and Web Mining at Intl. Conference on Web Intelligence, Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 2017

  2. M. K. Sarker, N. Xie, D. Doran, M. Raymer, and P. Hitzler. “Explaining Trained Neural Networks with Semantic Web Technologies: First Steps”,
    Proc. Of 12th Intl. Workshop on Neural-Symbolic Learning and Reasoning, London, United Kingdom, Jul. 2017

  3. S. Wijeratne, L. Balasuriya, A. Sheth, and D. Doran. "EmojiNet: An Open Service and API for Emoji Sense Discovery”,
    Proc. Of AAAI Intl. Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, Vancouver, CA, May 2017

  4. N. Xie, K. Brown, N. Rude, and D. Doran. “A Soft Computing Prefetcher to Mitigate Cache Degradation by Web Robots”,
    Proc. Of Intl. Symposium on Neural Networks, Sapporo, Japan, Jun. 2017

  5. S. Wijeratne, L. Balasuriya, A. Sheth, and D. Doran. "EmojiNet: Building a Machine Readable Sense Inventory for Emoji",
    Proc. Of International Conference on Social Informatics, Seattle, WA, Nov. 2016

  6. L. Balasuriya, S. Wijeratne, D. Doran, and A. Sheth. "Finding Street Gang Members on Twitter",
    Proc. of ACM/IEEE Intl. Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining, San Francisco, CA, Aug. 2016

  7. S. Wijeratne, L. Balasuriya, D. Doran, and A. Sheth. "Word Embeddings to Enhance Twitter Gang Member Profile Identification",
    Proc. of 3rd Workshop on Semantic Machine Learning at Intl. Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, New York, NY, Jul. 2016

  8. M.C. Calzarosa, L. Masarri, D. Doran, S. Yelne, N. Trivedi, and G. Moriarty. "Measuring the Users and Conversations of a Vibrant Online Emotional Support System", Proc. of IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, Messina, Italy, Jul. 2016

  9. M. Piekenbrock and D. Doran. "Exploring Information-Optimal Network Discretization for Dynamic Network Analysis",
    INSNA 2016 Sunbelt Conference, Newport Beach, CA, April 2016

  10. N. Rude and D. Doran. "Request Type Prediction for Web Robot and Internet of Things Traffic",
    Proc. of IEEE Intl. Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, Miami, Florida, Dec. 2015

  11. Best Teaching Paper, Runner-up Award
  12. D. Asamoah, D. Doran, and S. Schiller. “Teaching the Foundations of Data Science: An Interdisciplinary Approach”,
    Proc. Of SIGDSA Business Analytics Congress, Fort Worth, TX, Dec. 2015

  13. M. Maurice, M. Piekenbrock, and D. Doran. "WAMINet: An Open Source Library for Dynamic Geospace Analysis Using WAMI",
    Proc. of IEEE Intl. Symposium on Multimedia, Miami, Florida, Dec. 2015

  14. Best Paper Award, Industry Track
  15. D. Doran, S. Yelne, L. Massari, M.C. Calzarossa, L. Jackson, G. Moriarty. “Stay Awhile and Listen: User Interactions in a Crowdsourced System Offering Emotional Support”, Proc. of ACM/IEEE Intl. Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining, Paris, France, Aug. 2015

  16. S. Kumar, P. Kapanipathi, D. Doran, P. Jain, and A. Sheth. "Entity Recommendations Using Hierarchical Knowledge Bases",
    Proc. Of Intl. Workshop on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Meets Linked Open Data at ESWC, Portoroz, Slovenia, June 2015

  17. S. Wijeratne, D. Doran, A. Sheth, and J. Dustin. "Analyzing the Social Media Footprint of Street Gangs",
    Proc. Of IEEE Intl. Conference on Intelligence Security Informatics, Baltimore, Maryland, May 2015

  18. H. Alhazmi, S. Gokhale, and D. Doran. "Understanding Social Effects in Online Networks",
    Proc. of IEEE Intl. Symposium on Social Computing and Semantic Data Mining, Anaheim, California, February 2015

  19. D. Doran. "Triad-based Social Role Discovery for Large Social Systems",
    Proc. of 6th Intl. Conference on Social Informatics Workshops, Barcelona, Spain, November 2014

  20. L. Lin, A. Dagnino, D. Doran, and S. Gokhale. "Data Analytics for Power Utility Storm Planning",
    Proc. of 6th Intl. Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval, Rome, Italy, October 2014

  21. D. Doran, S. Gokhale, and A. Dagnino. "Accurate Local Estimation of Geo-Coordinates for Social Media Posts",
    Proc. of 26th Intl. Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Vancouver, CA, July 2014

  22. D. Doran. "An Analytic Model of Airport Security Checkpoint Screening Times",
    Proc. of the Transportation Research Board 93rd Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., January 2014

  23. D. Doran, S. Gokhale, and K. Konduri. "Participatory Paradigms: Promises and Challenges for Urban Transportation",
    Proc. of the Transportation Research Board 93rd Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., January 2014

  24. D. Doran, S. Gokhale, and A. Dagnino. "Human Sensing for Smart Cities",
    Proc. of IEEE/ACM Intl. Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining, Niagra Falls, Canada, August 2013

  25. D. Doran, K. Morillo, and S. Gokhale. "A Comparison of Web Robot and Human Requests",
    Proc. of IEEE/ACM Intl. Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining, Niagra Falls, Canada, August 2013

  26. D. Doran, H. Alhazmi, and S. S. Gokhale. "Triads, Transitivity, and Social Effects in User Interactions on Facebook",
    Proc. of IEEE Intl. Conference on Computational Aspects of Social Networks, Fargo, ND, August 2013

  27. 3rd Place Best Paper Award
  28. D. Doran, S. Gokhale, and A. Dagnino. "Understanding Common Perceptions from Online Social Media",
    Proc. of 25th Intl. Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Boston, MA, July 2013

  29. B. Lim, D. Doran, V. Mendiratta, M. Rodriguez, and D. Klabjan. "Social Capital for Economic Development: Application of Time Series Cluster Analysis on Personal Network Structures",
    3rd Intl. Conference on the Analysis of Mobile Phone Datasets (Mobile Phone Data for Development Book), Cambridge, MA, May 2013

  30. M. Rodriguez, V. Mendiratta, B. Lim, D. Doran, and D. Klabjan. "Interactive Visualization of Cellphone Network Data Using D3: The Case of Ivory Coast",
    3rd Intl. Conference on the Analysis of Mobile Phone Datasets and Networks (Mobile Phone Data for Development Book), Cambridge, MA, May 2013

  31. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. "Detecting Web Robots Using Resource Request Patterns",
    Proc. of 11th Intl. Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, Boca Raton, FL, December 2012

  32. Best Paper Award
  33. D. Doran, V. Mendiratta, C. Phadke, and H. Uzunalioglu. "The Importance of Outlier Relationships in Mobile Call Graphs",
    Proc. of 11th Intl. Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, Boca Raton, FL, December 2012

  34. D. Doran, A. De la Rosa Algarin, and S. Gokhale. "Understanding User Triads on Facebook",
    Workshop on Information and Decision in Social Networks, Cambridge, MA, November 2012

  35. D. Doran, V. Mendiratta, C. Phadke, D. Kushnir, and H. Uzunalioglu. "Using Social Influence to Predict Subscriber Churn",
    Workshop on Information and Decision in Social Networks, Cambridge, MA, November 2012
  36. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. “Long Range Dependence (LRD) in the Arrival Process of Web Robots”,
    Proc. Of Intl. Conference on Intelligent Network and Computing, New Delhi, India, August 2012

  37. D. Doran, S. Curley, and S. Gokhale. “How Social Network APIs Have Ended the Age of Privacy”,
    Proc. Of 24th IEEE Intl. Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Redwood City, CA, July 2012

  38. K. Severin, C. Spinner, M. Calvo, D. Doran, and L. Fiondella. “Reliability and Performance Assessment of an Aviation Security Screening Checkpoint”,
    Proc. of 17th Reliability and Quality in Design Conference, Boston, MA, July 2012

  39. D. Doran, V. Mendiratta, C. Phadke, and H. Uzunalioglu. “Examining the Social Decomposition of Mobile Call Graphs”,
    2nd Conference on the Analysis of Mobile Phone Datasets and Networks, Cambridge, MA, October 2011

  40. D. Doran, M. Tran, L. Fiondella, and S. Gokhale. “Architecture-based Reliability Analysis with Uncertain Parameters”,
    Proc. of 23rd IEEE Intl. Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Miami, FL, July 2011

  41. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. “Searching for Heavy-Tails in Web Robot Traffic”,
    Proc. of 7th IEEE Intl. Conference on Quantitative Evaluation of Systems, Williamsburg, VA, Sept. 2010

  42. Best Student Paper Nominee
  43. D. Doran, L. Lipsky, and S. Thopmson. “Cost-based Optimization of Buffer Size in M/G/1/N Systems Under Different Service-time Distributions”,
    Proc. of 11th IEEE Intl. Symposium on Network Computing and Applications, Cambridge, MA, July 2010

  44. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. “Classifying Web Robot Traffic By K-Means Clustering”,
    Proc. of 21st IEEE Intl. Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Boston, MA, July 2009

  45. D. Doran and S. Gokhale. "Discovering New Trends in Web Robot Traffic through Functional Classification",
    Proc. of 9th Intl. Symposium on Network Computing and Applications, Cambridge, MA, 2008

Refereed Posters

  1. D. Doran, A. De la Rosa Algarin, and S. Gokhale. "Understanding User Triads on Facebook",
    Workshop on Information and Decision in Social Networks, Cambridge, MA, Nov. 2012

  2. D. Doran, V. Mendiratta, C. Phadke, D. Kushnir, and H. Uzunalioglu. "Using Social Influence to Predict Subscriber Churn",
    Workshop on Information and Decision in Social Networks, Cambridge, MA, Nov. 2012

  3. V. Mendiratta, D. Doran, C. Phadke, and H. Uzunalioglu. "Applying SNA Techniques to Telecom Subscriber Calling Data",
    INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics & Operations Research, Huntington Beach, CA, Apr. 2012