Nitin Agarwal, Ph.D.

Jerry L. Maulden-Entergy Endowed Chair & Distinguished Professor

Director, Collaboratorium for Social Media and Online Behavioral Studies (COSMOS)

Fellow, International Academy, Research and Industry Association (IARIA)

Information Science Department

Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

2801 S. University Ave.

Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

Phone: (501) 683-7155, Fax: (501) 683-7049

Email: nxagarwal@ualr.edu

Office: EIT 548

 

I joined the faculty of Information Science at UALR in Fall 2009. I received my Ph.D. in Computer Science from the School of Computing and Informatics, Arizona State University in August, 2009. I received my Bachelors in Technology in Information Technology from the Indian Institute of Information Technology in May 2003.


Curriculum Vitae | Regular Bio | Short Bio


Research Interests

My research interests include the following topics,

  1. -Social computing, knowledge extraction in social media, behavioral modeling, group dynamics, complex systems, influence, trust, collective action;

  2. -Social Cyber Security, Modeling Deviant Behaviors;

  3. -Health Informatics;

- Data Mining and Machine Learning, Semantic Web Mining; and

  1. -Privacy


Our research and outreach efforts are funded by US Office of Naval Research, US Air Force Research Lab, US Army Research Office, US National Science Foundation’s ‘Human Centered Computing’ and ‘Social Computational Systems’ programs.


Teaching

Fall 2017: IFSC 3360 System Analysis and Design


(For courses taught in previous semesters, please see the Teaching page)


Call for Papers

  1. The Ninth International Conference on Information, Process, and Knowledge Management, eKNOW 2017, March 19 - 23, 2017 - Nice, France. CFP.

  2. Seventh International Conference on Advances in Information Mining and Management, IMMM 2017, June 25-29, 2017, Venice, Italy. CFP.

  3. Tenth International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling and Prediction, SBP 2017, July 5 – July 8, 2017, George Washington University, Washington D.C., USA. CFP.

  4. The Third International Conference on Human and Social Analytics, HUSO 2017, July 23 - 27, 2017 - Nice, France. CFP.

  5. IEEE International Conference on Health Informatics, ICHI 2017, August 1-4, 2017, Park City, UT, USA. CFP.

  6. Seventh International Conference on Social Media Technologies, Communication, and Informatics, SOTICS 2017, October 8 - 12, 2017, Athens, Greece. CFP.