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Email golnaz.ghasemiesfeh@stonybrook.edu



I am a PhD candidate in Computer Science at Stony Brook University working under the supervision of Professor Jie Gao. My research is on how new innovations and behaviors spread through social networks.

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Publications

  1. 1- General Threshold Model for Social Cascades: Analysis and Simulations
    J. Gao, G. Ghasemiesfeh, G. Schoenebeck, F. Yu
    Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Economics and Computation (EC’16): 617-634.

  2. 2- Complex Contagions on Kleinberg's Small World Model
    Roozbeh Ebrahimi, Jie Gao, Golnaz Ghasemiesfeh, Grant Schoenebeck
    Proceedings of the 6th ACM SIGACT conference on Innovations in Theoretical Computer Science (ITCS'15), pp. 63-72.
  3. 3- Complex Contagions and the Weakness of Long Ties in Social Networks: Reveisited
    Roozbeh Ebrahimi, Golnaz Ghasemiesfeh, Jie Gao
    Proceedings of the 14th ACM conference on Electronic Commerce (EC'13), pages 507-524.
    Also accepted and presented in the 5th Workshop on Information in Networks (WIN'13), NYC.
  4. 4- How Complex Contagions Spread Quickly in Preferential Attachment Model and Other Time-Evolving Networks
    Roozbeh Ebrahimi, Jie Gao, Golnaz Ghasemiesfeh, Grant Schoenebeck
    submitted.
  5. 5- Cache-Adaptive Algorithms
    Michael A. Bender, Roozbeh Ebrahimi, Jeremy T. Fineman, Golnaz Ghasemiesfeh, Rob Johnson, Samuel McCauley
    Proceedings of Twenty-Fifth Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms (SODA'14), pages 958-971.
  6. 6- Quantifying Social Influence in Epinions
    Akshay Patil, Golnaz Ghasemiesfeh, Roozbeh Ebrahimi, Jie Gao
    Proceedings of the ASE/IEEE International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom'13) pages 87-92.
  7. 7- Competitive Analysis for Online Scheduling in Software-Defined Optical WAN
    S. Jia, X. Jin, G. Ghasemiesfeh, J. Ding, J. Gao
    Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM’17).

  8. 8- Contagions in Real World: A Case Study on Amazon Mechanical Turk
    J. Gao, G. Ghasemiesfeh, J. Jones, G. Schoenebeck
    In preparation.

  9. 9- Linearizability of Concurrent Cuckoo Hashing Algorithm
    G. Ghasemiesfeh
    Master’s Paper, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto, Canada, January 2011.

Invited Publications:

1- General Threshold Model for Social Cascades: Analysis and Simulations
J. Gao, G. Ghasemiesfeh, G. Schoenebeck, F. Yu
Invited to the special issue of journal of ACM Transactions on Economics and Computation (ACM-TEAC).  

2- Quantifying Social Influence in Epinions
Akshay Patil, Golnaz Ghasemiesfeh, Roozbeh Ebrahimi, Jie Gao
Invited and published in ASE Journal of Human vol 2, pp. 67-83.

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