What's New

  • 08/2018: I get funded to attend GHC'18 in Sep 26-28 in Houston, TX.
  • 06/2018: I am accepted to be one of members in IMC 2018 Shadow PC.
  • 06/2018: I am accepted to attend SICSS'18 in Aug 13-17 in Boulder, CO.
  • 04/2018: I am awarded student travel grant to attend ICWSM'18 in Jun 25-28 in Standford, CA.
  • 10/2017: I am awarded Post-Comprehensive Research Fellowship, Graduate College, University of Iowa
  • 03/2017: Our paper "Bumps and Bruises: Mining Presidential Campaign Announcements on Twitter" was accepted at HT'17
  • 03/2017: I passed the PhD comprehensive exam
  • 02/2017: Our paper "Scalable News Slant Measurement Using Twitter" was accepted at ICWSM'17
  • 12/2016: Our paper "Revisiting The American Voter on Twitter" was accepted at CHI'17
  • 11/2016: Our paper "What Campaigns Become as Social Media Become the Infrastructure of Political Communication" was published as a chapter in the book "Social Media and Politics: A New Way to Participate in the Political Process"
  • 02/2015: I passed the PhD qualifying exam
  • 06/2013: I am awarded Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF) Fellowship to pursue PhD in U.S.

Publications

  • Bumps and Bruises: Mining Presidential Campaign Announcements on Twitter
    Huyen Le, G.R. Boynton, Yelena Mejova, Zubair Shafiq, Padmini Srinivasan
    ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HT), Prague, 2017.
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  • Scalable News Slant Measurement Using Twitter
    Huyen Le, Zubair Shafiq, Padmini Srinivasan
    International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM), Montreal, 2017.
    Acceptance rate: (49 full + 62 short)/357 = 31%
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  • Revisiting The American Voter on Twitter
    Huyen Le, G.R. Boynton, Yelena Mejova, Zubair Shafiq, Padmini Srinivasan
    ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Denver, 2017.
    Acceptance rate: 25%
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  • What Campaigns Become as Social Media Become the Infrastructure of Political Communication
    G.R. Boynton, Huyen Le, Yelena Mejova, Zubair Shafiq, Padmini Srinivasan
    Social Media and Politics, Vol 1, pp. 21-40, 2016.
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