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    • A Declarative Approach to Hardening Services Against QoS Vulnerabilities 

      Kwon, Young-Wo; Tilevich, Eli (IEEE, 2011)
      The Quality of Service (QoS) in a distributed service-oriented application can be negatively affected by a variety of factors. Network volatility, hostile exploits, poor service management, all can prevent a service-oriented ...
    • A Simulation Optimization Approach to Epidemic Forecasting 

      Nsoesie, Elaine O.; Beckman, Richard J.; Shashaani, Sara; Nagaraj, Kalyani S.; Marathe, Madhav V. (PLOS, 2013-06-27)
      Reliable forecasts of influenza can aid in the control of both seasonal and pandemic outbreaks. We introduce a simulation optimization (SIMOP) approach for forecasting the influenza epidemic curve. This study represents ...
    • A systematic review of studies on forecasting the dynamics of influenza outbreaks 

      Nsoesie, Elaine O.; Brownstein, John S.; Ramakrishnan, Naren; Marathe, Madhav V. (Wiley, 2013-12-23)
      Forecasting the dynamics of influenza outbreaks could be useful for decision-making regarding the allocation of public health resources. Reliable forecasts could also aid in the selection and implementation of interventions ...
    • The Abridgment and Relaxation Time for a Linear Multi-Scale Model Based on Multiple Site Phosphorylation 

      Wang, Shuo; Cao, Yang (PLOS, 2015-08-11)
      Random effect in cellular systems is an important topic in systems biology and often simulated with Gillespie’s stochastic simulation algorithm (SSA). Abridgment refers to model reduction that approximates a group of ...
    • Accepted Tutorials at The Web Conference 2022 

      Tommasini, Riccardo; Basu Roy, Senjuti; Wang, Xuan; Wang, Hongwei; Ji, Heng; Han, Jiawei; Nakov, Preslav; Da San Martino, Giovanni; Alam, Firoj; Schedl, Markus; Lex, Elisabeth; Bharadwaj, Akash; Cormode, Graham; Dojchinovski, Milan; Forberg, Jan; Frey, Johannes; Bonte, Pieter; Balduini, Marco; Belcao, Matteo; Della Valle, Emanuele; Yu, Junliang; Yin, Hongzhi; Chen, Tong; Liu, Haochen; Wang, Yiqi; Fan, Wenqi; Liu, Xiaorui; Dacon, Jamell; Lye, Lingjuan; Tang, Jiliang; Gionis, Aristides; Neumann, Stefan; Ordozgoiti, Bruno; Razniewski, Simon; Arnaout, Hiba; Ghosh, Shrestha; Suchanek, Fabian; Wu, Lingfei; Chen, Yu; Li, Yunyao; Liu, Bang; Ilievski, Filip; Garijo, Daniel; Chalupsky, Hans; Szekely, Pedro; Kanellos, Ilias; Sacharidis, Dimitris; Vergoulis, Thanasis; Choudhary, Nurendra; Rao, Nikhil; Subbian, Karthik; Sengamedu, Srinivasan; Reddy, Chandan; Victor, Friedhelm; Haslhofer, Bernhard; Katsogiannis- Meimarakis, George; Koutrika, Georgia; Jin, Shengmin; Koutra, Danai; Zafarani, Reza; Tsvetkov, Yulia; Balachandran, Vidhisha; Kumar, Sachin; Zhao, Xiangyu; Chen, Bo; Guo, Huifeng; Wang, Yejing; Tang, Ruiming; Zhang, Yang; Wang, Wenjie; Wu, Peng; Feng, Fuli; He, Xiangnan (ACM, 2022-04-25)
      This paper summarizes the content of the 20 tutorials that have been given at The Web Conference 2022: 85% of these tutorials are lecture style, and 15% of these are hands on.
    • Access to Autism Spectrum Disorder Services for Rural Appalachian Citizens 

      Scarpa, Angela; Jensen, Laura S.; Gracanin, Denis; Ramey, Sharon L.; Dahiya, Angela V.; Ingram, L. Maria; Albright, Jordan; Gatto, Alyssa J.; Scott, Jen Pollard; Ruble, Lisa (2020-01)
      Background: Low-resource rural communities face significant challenges regarding availability and adequacy of evidence-based services. Purposes: With respect to accessing evidence-based services for Autism Spectrum ...
    • Accuracy Improvement of Vehicle Recognition by Using Smart Device Sensors 

      Pias, Tanmoy Sarkar; Eisenberg, David; Fresneda Fernandez, Jorge (MDPI, 2022-06-10)
      This paper explores the utilization of smart device sensors for the purpose of vehicle recognition. Currently a ubiquitous aspect of people’s lives, smart devices can conveniently record details about walking, biking, ...
    • Accurate and Efficient Gene Function Prediction using a Multi-Bacterial Network 

      Law, Jeffrey N.; Kale, Shiv D.; Murali, T. M. (2019-05-24)
      The rapid rise in newly sequenced genomes requires the development of computational methods to supplement experimental functional annotations. The challenge that arises is to develop methods for gene function prediction ...
    • Acoustic differences between healthy and depressed people: a cross-situation study 

      Wang, Jingying; Zhang, Lei; Liu, Tianli; Pan, Wei; Hu, Bin; Zhu, Tingshao (2019-10-15)
      Background Abnormalities in vocal expression during a depressed episode have frequently been reported in people with depression, but less is known about if these abnormalities only exist in special situations. In addition, ...
    • Active Learning for Microarray based Leukemia Classification 

      Zhu, Kecheng (ACM, 2021-11-12)
      In machine learning, data labeling is assumed to be easy and cheap. However, in real word cases especially clinical field, data sets are rare and expensive to obtain. Active learning is an approach that can query the most ...
    • AgroSeek: a system for computational analysis of environmental metagenomic data and associated metadata 

      Liang, Xiao; Akers, Kyle; Keenum, Ishi M.; Wind, Lauren L.; Gupta, Suraj; Chen, Chaoqi; Aldaihani, Reem; Pruden, Amy; Zhang, Liqing; Knowlton, Katharine F.; Xia, Kang; Heath, Lenwood S. (2021-03-10)
      Background Metagenomics is gaining attention as a powerful tool for identifying how agricultural management practices influence human and animal health, especially in terms of potential to contribute to ...
    • Algorithm 1028: VTMOP: Solver for Blackbox Multiobjective Optimization Problems 

      Chang, Tyler; Watson, Layne; Larson, Jeffrey; Neveu, Nicole; Thacker, William; Deshpande, Shubhangi; Lux, Thomas (ACM, 2022-09-10)
      VTMOP is a Fortran 2008 software package containing two Fortran modules for solving computationally expensive bound-constrained blackbox multiobjective optimization problems. VTMOP implements the algorithm of Deshpande ...
    • Analysis and remedy of negativity problem in hybrid stochastic simulation algorithm and its application 

      Chen, Minghan; Cao, Yang (2019-06-20)
      Background The hybrid stochastic simulation algorithm, proposed by Haseltine and Rawlings (HR), is a combination of differential equations for traditional deterministic models and Gillespie’s algorithm (SSA) for stochastic ...
    • ANTHEM: Attentive Hyperbolic Entity Model for Product Search 

      Choudhary, Nurendra; Rao, Nikhil; Katariya, Sumeet; Subbian, Karthik; Reddy, Chandan K. (ACM, 2022-02-11)
      Product search is a fundamentally challenging problem due to the large-size of product catalogues and the complexity of extracting semantic information from products. In addition to this, the blackbox nature of most search ...
    • Apigenin Impacts the Growth of the Gut Microbiota and Alters the Gene Expression of Enterococcus 

      Wang, Minqian; Firrman, Jenni; Zhang, Liqing; Arango-Argoty, Gustavo; Tomasula, Peggy; Liu, Lin Shu; Xiao, Weidong; Yam, Kit (MDPI, 2017-08-03)
      Apigenin is a major dietary flavonoid with many bioactivities, widely distributed in plants. Apigenin reaches the colon region intact and interacts there with the human gut microbiota, however there is little research on ...
    • Application and Evaluation of Surrogate Models for Radiation Source Search 

      Cook, Jared A.; Smith, Ralph C.; Hite, Jason M.; Stefanescu, Razvan; Mattingly, John (MDPI, 2019-12-12)
      Surrogate models are increasingly required for applications in which first-principles simulation models are prohibitively expensive to employ for uncertainty analysis, design, or control. They can also be used to approximate ...
    • Application of approximate matrix factorization to high order linearly implicit Runge-Kutta methods 

      Zhang, H.; Sandu, Adrian; Tranquilli, Paul (Elsevier Science Bv, 2015-10-01)
    • Application of Deep Learning Techniques and Bayesian Optimization with Tree Parzen Estimator in the Classification of Supply Chain Pricing Datasets of Health Medications 

      Oyewola, David Opeoluwa; Dada, Emmanuel Gbenga; Omotehinwa, Temidayo Oluwatosin; Emebo, Onyeka; Oluwagbemi, Olugbenga Oluseun (MDPI, 2022-10-10)
      From the development and sale of a product through its delivery to the end customer, the supply chain encompasses a network of suppliers, transporters, warehouses, distribution centers, shipping lines, and logistics service ...
    • Applications and Security of Next-Generation, User-Centric Wireless Systems 

      Ramstetter, Jerry Rick; Yang, Yaling; Yao, Danfeng (Daphne) (MDPI, 2010-07-28)
      Pervasive wireless systems have significantly improved end-users quality of life. As manufacturing costs decrease, communications bandwidth increases, and contextual information is made more readily available, the role of ...
    • Applying GIS and Text Mining Methods to Twitter Data to Explore the Spatiotemporal Patterns of Topics of Interest in Kuwait 

      G. Almatar, Muhammad; Alazmi, Huda S.; Li, Liuqing; Fox, Edward A. (MDPI, 2020-11-25)
      Researchers have developed various approaches for exploring the spatial information, temporal patterns, and Twitter content in topics of interest in order to generate a better understanding of human behavior; however, few ...