Archive of posts with category 'robustness'

SIGMOD 2019 Paper: Compact Data Representation with Bounded Rank Regret

Selecting the best items in a dataset is a common task in data exploration. However, the concept of “best” lies in the eyes of the beholder - different users may...

AU Ed Talk: Data in the everyday

Heng Xu, co-director of the Robust Analytics Lab, will deliver one of the four AU Ed Talks in this year’s All American Weekend. Her talk, “Data in the Everyday”, will...

NSF Project: Robust Twitter Analytics

We gratefully acknowledge the National Science Foundation for their support on our project 1850605, “RR: Establishing and Boosting Confidence Levels for Empirical Research Using Twitter Data”.

Package for scheduling web requests with cache and throttling support

As part of our efforts for developing a toolset that enables robust analytics over social media such as Twitter, we published at Github the cached-throttled-req package under GPL-3.0 license. It...

National Academies Report on Open Data

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine today released a new report on “Open Data By Design: Realizing a Vision for 21st Century Research”, which introduces a framework of...

Talk on Reliable Research in Business Workshop

Heng Xu and Nan Zhang, Co-directors of Robust Analytics Lab, recently gave a joint talk titled “Open Data + Robust Workflow: Towards Reproducible Empirical Research on Organic Data” in the...