Subway Train in New York at Sunset


  • Congratulations to Debra Laefer, who was selected as a member of the American Delegation for the USA-Russia Symposium in May 2018 hosted by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Russian Society for Soil Mechanics, Foundations, and Geotechnical Engineering.
  • Jorge Garcia-Vidal of the Computer Architecture Department at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya will join us starting January 23. He will be working with Prof. Masoud Ghandehari. García-Vidal is head of the Statistical Analysis of Networks and Systems (SANS) research group. He lectures courses on Statistical Analisys of Systems, Mobile Internet and Internet of Things. 


  • Congratulations to Prof. Debra Laefer who received Provostial support to fund her aerial LiDAR ground-truthing experiments.


  • M’cleod, Lani, Richard Vecsler, Yuan Shi, Ekaterina Levitskaya, Sunny Kulkarni, Sergey Malinchik, and Stanislav Sobolevsky.
  •  Procedia Computer Science. 119 (2017): 42-50.  Note: This paper results from one of this year’s capstone projects.
  • Stanislav Sobolevsky,  Philipp Kats,  Sergey Malinchik,  Mark Hoffman,  Brian Kettler,  Constantine Kontokosta. “Twitter Connections Shaping New York City.” Hawaii International Conference In System Sciences’2018 (January, 2018; this is a paper resulting from our collaboration with Lockheed Martin).
  • Sobolevsky, S., Levitskaya, E., Chan, H., Enaker, S., Bailey, J., Postle, M., Loukachev, Y., Rolfs, M. and Kontokosta, C., 2017. Impact Of Urban Technology Deployments On Local Commercial Activity. arXiv preprint arXiv:1712.00659 .
  • Sobolevsky, S., Belyi, A. and Ratti, C., 2017. Optimality Of Community Structure In Complex Networks. arXiv preprint arXiv:1712.05110
  • Sobolevsky, S., 2017. Inferring hierarchical structure of spatial and generic complex networks through a modeling framework. arXiv preprint arXiv:1712.05792