Acar Tamersoy

Acar Tamersoy 

Acar Tamersoy, Ph.D. (TR)
Research Scientist
Symantec Research Labs

Contact: lastname@gatech.edu
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Education

Awards

  • Best Demonstration Award, Honorable Mention at the ACM International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD), 2017

  • Symantec Research Labs Graduate Fellowship 2014–2015

  • Dilek Sabanci Scholarship 2007–2009

Industry Experiences

Publications

  • Visual Graph Query Construction and Refinement
    Robert Pienta, Fred Hohman, Acar Tamersoy, Alex Endert, Shamkant Navathe, Hanghang Tong, Duen Horng Chau
    In Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD), 2017 (Demonstration)
    Best Demonstration Award, Honorable Mention

  • VISAGE: Interactive Visual Graph Querying
    Robert Pienta, Acar Tamersoy, Alex Endert, Shamkant Navathe, Hanghang Tong, Duen Horng Chau
    In Proceedings of the ACM International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI), 2016

  • Click Traffic Analysis of Short URL Spam on Twitter
    De Wang, Shamkant B. Navathe, Ling Liu, Danesh Irani, Acar Tamersoy, Calton Pu
    In Proceedings of the 9th IEEE International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing (CollaborateCom), 2013

  • Instant Anonymization
    Mehmet Ercan Nergiz, Acar Tamersoy, Yucel Saygin
    ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS), 36(1), 2011

Patents

Professional Activities

Program Committee Member

  • ACM International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Workshop on Interactive Data Exploration and Analytics (KDD IDEA Workshop), 2016, 2017

External Reviewer

  • ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2017

  • ACM International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), 2014, 2016

  • ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM), 2016

  • European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML/PKDD), 2013

  • ECML/PKDD Workshop on Privacy and Security issues in Data Mining and Machine Learning (ECML/PKDD PSDML Workshop), 2010

  • IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), 2012

  • Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA), 2010, 2012

  • Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS), 2011

  • SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), 2016