Vagelis and Leman win ‘best paper’ awards in SDM’16

Posted: May 22, 2016 | Posted in Awards

SIAM SDM is one of the top conferences in data mining. Specifically, Vagelis  attracted the ‘best student paper award’, with his single-author paper on tensors

  •   Evangelos E. Papalexakis, Automatic Unsupervised Tensor Mining with Quality Assessment

There, Vagelis showed how to measure the goodness of a tensor decomposition, and how to automatically determine the correct rank of such a decomposition. Moreover, CMU/SCS alumna Prof. Leman Akoglu, and her student,  attracted the ‘best  paper runner-up award’ for their paper on anomaly detection

Congratulations, Vagelis and Leman!