Naren Ramakrishnan

VTRC-Arlington, Room 5-026
900 North Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22203
Phone: (571) 858-3331
Fax: (571) 858-3015
Thomas L. Phillips Professor of Engineering
Director, Discovery Analytics Center, Virginia Tech
Department of Computer Science
Email: naren cs vt edu
(bio)

Research Interests

    Data science, applied machine learning, urban analytics.

Quote

    "In science, self-satisfaction is death. Personal self-satisfaction is the death of the scientist. Collective self-satisfaction is the death of the research. It is restlessness, anxiety, dissatisfaction, agony of mind that nourish science."
    -Jacques-Lucien Monod

Recent Publications

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  • The Effect of Edge Bundling and Seriation on Sensemaking of Biclusters in Bipartite Graphs, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2018 (with M. Sun and others). [PDF]

  • What to know before Forecasting the Flu, PLoS Computational Biology, Vol. 14, No. 10, Oct 2018 (with P. Chakraborty and others). [PDF]

  • Generating Realistic Synthetic Population Datasets, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, Vol. 12, No. 4, June 2018 (with H. Wu and others). [PDF]

  • illiad: Intelligent Invariant and Anomaly Detection in Cyber Physical Systems, ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, 2018 (with N. Muralidhar and others). [PDF]

  • Interactive Discovery of Coordinated Relationship Chains with Maximum Entropy Models, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, 2018 (with H. Wu and others). [PDF]