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### Ph.D. Dissertation

**Nan Li**, "Uncovering interesting attributed anomalies in large graphs", [pdf].

### Archive

Tobias G. Tiecke, Xianming Liu, Amy Zhang, Andreas Gros, **Nan Li**, Gregory Yetman, Talip Kilic, Siobhan Murray, Brian Blankespoor, Espen B. Prydz, Hai-Anh H. Dang, "Mapping the world population one building at a time", *CoRR abs/1712.05839 (2017)*, [pdf]

### Conference Papers

**Nan Li**, Huan Sun, Kyle Chipman, Jemin George, Xifeng Yan, "A Probabilistic Approach to Uncovering Attributed Graph Anomalies", *Proc. of the 2014 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM'14)*,Philadelphia, PA, Apr. 24-26, 2014, pp. 82-90, [pdf].

**Nan Li**, Ziyu Guan, Lijie Ren, Jian Wu, Jiawei Han, Xifeng Yan. "gIceberg: towards iceberg analysis in large graphs", *Proc. of the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE'13)*, Brisbane, Australia, Apr. 8-12, 2013, pp. 1021-1032, [pdf].

**Nan Li**, Xifeng Yan, Zhen Wen, Arijit Khan, "Density index and proximity search in large graphs", *Proc. of the 2012 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'12)*, Maui, HI, USA, Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 2012, pp. 235-244, [pdf].

Arijit Khan, **Nan Li**, Xifeng Yan, Ziyu Guan, Supriyo Chakraborty and Shu Tao, "Neighborhood based fast graph search in large networks", *Proc. of the 2011 International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD'11)*, Athens, Greece, Jun. 12-16, 2011, pp. 901-912.

Charu Aggarwal, **Nan Li**, "On node classification in dynamic content-based networks", *Proc. of the 2011 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM'11)*,Phoenix, AZ, USA, Apr. 28-30, 2011, pp. 355-366 [pdf].

**Nan Li**, Naoki Abe, "Temporal cross-sell optimization using action proxy-driven reinforcement learning", *ICDM 2011 Workshop on Optimization BasedMethods for Emerging Data Mining Problems (ICDMW’11)*, Vancouver, Canada, Dec. 2011, pp. 259-266 [pdf].

**Nan Li**, Yinghui Yang, Xifeng Yan, "Cross-selling optimization for customized product promotion", *Proc. of the 2010 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM'10)*, Columbus, OH, USA, Apr. 29-May 1, 2010, pp. 918-929 [pdf].

### Journal Papers

Charu Aggarwal, **Nan Li**, "On supervised mining of dynamic content-based networks", *Statistical Analysis and Data Mining*, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2012, pp. 16-34 [pdf].

**Nan Li**, Desheng Dash Wu, "Using text mining and sentiment analysis for online forums hotspot detection and forecast", *Decision Support Systems*, Vol. 48, No. 2, 2010, pp. 354-368 [pdf].

**Nan Li**, Xun Liang, Xinli Li, Chao Wang, Desheng Dash Wu, "Network environment and financial risk using machine learning and sentiment analysis", *Hum. Ecol. Risk Assess.*, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2009, pp. 227-252 [pdf].