Neal Lathia

Dr. Neal Lathia

Publications

When User Experience Designers Partner with Data Scientists

F. Girardin, N. Lathia
In AAAI Spring Symposium on Designing the User Experience of Machine Learning Systems. Palo Alto, CA, USA. March 2017.

Workshop

Mobile Sensing at the Service of Mental Well-being: a Large-Scale Longitudinal Study

S. Servia-Rodríguez, K. K. Rachuri, C. Mascolo, P. J. Rentfrow, N. Lathia, G. M. Sandstrom
In Proceedings of 26th International World Wide Web Conference. Computational Health Track. Perth, Australia. April 2017.

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Happier People Live More Active Lives: Using Smartphones to Link Happiness and Physical Activity

N. Lathia, G. M. Sandstrom, C. Mascolo, P. J. Rentfrow
In PLoS ONE. Accepted July 2016. Published January 2017.

Online
Press Release
New York Times

Putting Mood in Context: Using Smartphones to Examine How People Feel in Different Locations

G. M. Sandstrom, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo, P. J. Rentfrow
Journal of Research in Personality. Accepted June 2016.

Online

The Feasibility of a Context Sensing Smoking Cessation Smartphone Application (Q Sense): A Mixed Methods Study

F. Naughton, S. Hopewell, N. Lathia, R. Schalbroeck, C. Brown, C. Mascolo, S. Sutton
JMIR mHealth uHealth. Accepted May 2016.

Online

Mobile-Based Experience Sampling for Behaviour Research

V. Pejovic, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo, M. Musolesi
Chapter in Emotions and Personality in Personalized Systems. Accepted June 2015.

ArXiv

Opportunities for Smartphones in Clinical Care: The Future of Mobile Mood Monitoring

G. Sandstrom, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo, P. Rentfrow
The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. May 2015.

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Comparing Cities' Cycling Patterns Using Online Shared Bicycle Maps

A. Sarkar, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo
In Transportation, Special Issue on Emerging, Passively Generated Datasets for Travel Behavior and Policy Analysis. April 2015.

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Tube Star: Crowd-Sourced Experiences on Public Transport

N. Lathia, L. Capra
In the 11th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems. London, UK. December 2014.

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The Anatomy of Mobile Location-Based Recommender Systems

N. Lathia
In the Recommender Systems Handbook (2nd Edition).

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Online

Group Colocation Behavior in Technological Social Networks

C. Brown, N. Lathia, A. Noulas, C. Mascolo, V. Blondel
In PLoS ONE. August 2014

arXiv

Smartphones for Large-scale Behaviour Change Interventions

N. Lathia, V. Pejovic, K. Rachuri, C. Mascolo, M. Musolesi, P. Rentfrow
In IEEE Pervasive Computing, Special Issue on Understanding and Changing Behavior, Accepted May 2013.

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Contextual Dissonance: Design Bias in Sensor-Based Experience Sampling Methods

N. Lathia, K. Rachuri, C. Mascolo, P. Rentfrow
In ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing. Zurich, Switzerland. September 8-12, 2013.

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Open Source Smartphone Libraries for Computational Social Science

N. Lathia, K. Rachuri, C. Mascolo, G. Roussos
In 2nd ACM Workshop on Mobile Systems for Computational Social Science. Zurich, Switzerland. September 8, 2013.

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Probabilistic Group Recommendation via Information Matching

J. Gorla, N. Lathia, S. Robertson, J. Wang
In 22nd International World Wide Web Conference. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. May 13-17, 2013.

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The Human Sensor: Bridging Between Human Data and Services

N. Lathia
Chapter in Handbook of Human Computation. Springer Publishing. October 2013.

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Individuals Among Commuters: Building Personalised Transport Information Services from Fare Collection Systems

N. Lathia, C. Smith, J. Froehlich, L. Capra
In Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Special Issue on Pervasive Urban Applications, Accepted October 2012.

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Measuring the Impact of Opening the London Shared Bicycle Scheme to Casual Users

N. Lathia, S. Ahmed, L. Capra
In Elsevier Transportation Research Part C, January 2012.

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Press

Mining User Mobility Features for Next Place Prediction in Location-based Services

A. Noulas, S. Scellato, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo
In IEEE International Conference on Data Mining. Brussels, Belgium. December 10-13, 2012.

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A Random Walk Around the City: New Venue Recommendation in Location-Based Social Networks

A. Noulas, S. Scellato, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo
In IEEE International Conference on Social Computing. Amsterdam, Netherlands. September 3-5, 2012.

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The Hidden Image of the City: Sensing Community Well-Being from Urban Mobility

N. Lathia, D. Quercia, J. Crowcroft
In Pervasive 2012. Newcastle, UK. June 18-22, 2012.

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New Scientist

Using Control Theory for Stable and Efficient Recommender Systems

T. Jambor, J. Wang, N. Lathia
In 21st International World Wide Web Conference. Lyon, France. April 16-20, 2012.

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Using Idle Moments to Record Your Health via Mobile Applications

N. Lathia
In ACM Workshop on Mobile Systems for Computational Social Science. Low Wood Bay, Lake District, UK. June 25, 2012.

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Using Ratings to Profile Your Health

N. Lathia
In ACM Recommender Systems (Demo Track). Dublin, Ireland. September 9-13, 2012.

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Personalizing Mobile Travel Information Services

N. Lathia, L. Capra, D. Magliocchetti, F. De Vigili, G. Conti, R. De Amicis, T. Arentze, J. Zhang, D. Calì, V. Alexa
In Transport Research Arena. Athens, Greece. April 23-26, 2012.

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How Smart is Your Smartcard? Measuring Travel Behaviours, Perceptions, and Incentives

N. Lathia, L. Capra
In 13th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing. Beijing, China. September 17-21, 2011.

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Mining Mobility Data to Minimise Travellers' Spending on Public Transport

N. Lathia, L. Capra
In ACM SIGKDD 2011 Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining. San Diego, California, USA. August 21-24, 2011.

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BBC News

Mining Public Transport Usage for Personalised Intelligent Transport Systems

N. Lathia, J. Froehlich, L. Capra
In IEEE International Conference on Data Mining. Sydney, Australia. December 14-17, 2010.

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Recommending Social Events from Mobile Phone Location Data

D. Quercia, N. Lathia, F. Calabrese, G. Di Lorenzo, J. Crowcroft
In IEEE 2010 International Conference on Data Mining. Sydney, Australia. December 14-17, 2010.

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Temporal Diversity in Recommender Systems

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra, X. Amatriain
In ACM SIGIR 2010 Annual Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval. Geneva, Switzerland. July 19-23, 2010.

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Temporal Defenses for Robust Recommendations

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra
In ECML/PKDD Workshop on Privacy and Security Issues in Data Mining and Machine Learning. Barcelona, Spain. September 24, 2010.

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Temporal Collaborative Filtering with Adaptive Neighbourhoods

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra
In ACM SIGIR 2009 Annual Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval. Boston, Massachusetts, USA. July 19-23, 2009.

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Extended Version

The Wisdom of the Few: A Collaborative Filtering Approach Based on Expert Opinions from the Web

X. Amatriain, N. Lathia, J.M. Pujol, H. Kwak, N. Oliver
In ACM SIGIR 2009 Annual Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval. Boston, Massachusetts, USA. July 19-23, 2009.

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Evaluating Collaborative Filtering Over Time

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra
In ACM SIGIR 2009 Workshop on the Future of IR Evaluation. Boston, Massachusetts, USA. July 23, 2009.

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Collaborative Filtering With Adaptive Information Sources

N. Lathia, X. Amatriain, J.M. Pujol
In IJCAI Workshop on Intelligent Techniques for Web Personalization and Recommender Systems. Pasadena, California, USA. July 11-17, 2009.

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kNN CF: A Temporal Social Network

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra
In ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys) 2008. Lausanne, Switzerland. October 23-25, 2008.

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Trust-Based Collaborative Filtering

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra
In Joint iTrust and PST Conferences on Privacy, Trust Management and Security (IFIPTM). Trondheim, Norway. June 18-20, 2008.

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The Effect of Correlation Coefficients on Communities of Recommenders

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra
In 23rd Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing. Trust, Recommendations, Evidence and other Collaboration Know-how (TRECK Track). Fortaleza, Brazil. March 16-20, 2008.

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Computing Recommendations With Collaborative Filtering

N. Lathia
Chapter 2 in Collaborative and Social Information Retrieval and Access: Techniques for Improved User Modeling. IGI Global Publishing. July 2008.

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Private Distributed Collaborative Filtering using Estimated Concordance Measures

N. Lathia, S. Hailes, L. Capra
In ACM 2007 Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys). Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. October 19-20, 2007.

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Posters, Abstracts, Other

Assessing the Relationship Between Personality and Adaption to University Life Using Mobile Phones.

S. Muller, G. Sandstrom, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo, J. Rentfrow
In European Conference on Personality. Timisoara, Romania. July 19-23, 2016.

Speed of engagement with support generated by a smoking cessation smartphone Just In Time Adaptive Intervention (JITAI).

F. Naughton, C. Brown, N. Lathia, S. Hopewell, S. Sutton, C. Mascolo
In 2nd Behaviour Change Conference: Digital Health and Wellbeing. London, UK. February 24-25, 2016.

Using Mobile Technology to Understand Student Adjustment

S. R. Müller, G. Sandstrom, N. Lathia, C. Mascolo, J. Rentfrow
In Society for Personality and Social Psychology. San Diego, California, USA. January 28-30, 2016.

Happy People have Active Lives: Sensing Happiness using Smartphone Accelerometers

N. Lathia, G. Sandstrom, J. Rentfrow and C. Mascolo
In International Conference on Computational Social Science. Helsinki, Finland. June 8-11, 2015.

The Development of a Novel Sensing Smoking Cessation App (Q Sense)

F. Naughton, N. Lathia, S. Hopewell, B. Brafman-Price, C. Mascolo, A. McEwen & S. Sutton
In UK Society for Behavioural Medicine. Nottingham, UK. December 3-4, 2014.

The Development of a Context Aware Smoking Cessation app (QSense)

F. Naughton, N. Lathia, B. Brafman-Price, C. Mascolo, A. McEwen, S. Sutton
In European Health Psychology Society. Innsbruck, Austria. August 26-30, 2014.