Research

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In prep

When do networks matter? A comparative study of informal social networks in firms. [working draft]
A. Z. Jacobs, Duncan Watts.

Diffusion of opioids in the family household. [extended abstract]
Mathijs de Vaan, A. Z. Jacobs, Toby Stuart.

Measurement and fairness.
A. Z. Jacobs, Hanna Wallach.


Publications

Discovering heterogeneous subpopulations for fine-grained analysis of opioid use and opioid use disorders. NIPS ML4H Workshop: Machine Learning for Health. [arXiv]
Jen J. Gong, A. Z. Jacobs, Toby Stuart, Mathijs de Vaan.

Assembly in populations of social networks. CSCW Workshop on Multi-Site Research. Short paper. (2018). [arXiv]
A. Z. Jacobs.

Assembling thefacebook: Using heterogeneity to understand online social network assembly. ACM Web Science Conference (WebSci). (2015). [arXiv, data]
A. Z. Jacobs, Samuel F. Way, Johan Ugander & Aaron Clauset.

Untangling the roles of parasites in food webs with generative network models. Preprint. (2015). [arXiv]
A. Z. Jacobs, Jennifer A. Dunne, Cristopher Moore & Aaron Clauset.

Learning latent block structure in weighted networks. Journal of Complex Networks 3(2), 221-248. (2015). [arXiv]
Christopher Aicher, A. Z. Jacobs & Aaron Clauset.

A unified view of generative models for networks: models, methods, opportunities, and challenges. NIPS Workshop on Networks: From Graphs to Rich Data. (2014). [arXiv]
A. Z. Jacobs & Aaron Clauset.

Efficiently inferring community structure in bipartite networks. Physical Review E 90, 012805. (2014). [arXiv, code]
Daniel B. Larremore, Aaron Clauset & A. Z. Jacobs.

Complex life cycles in a pond food web: effects of life stage structure and parasites on network properties, trophic positions and the fit of a probabilistic niche model. Oecologia 174 (3) 953-965. (2014). [publisher link
Daniel L. Preston, A. Z. Jacobs, Sarah A. Orlofske & Pieter T.J. Johnson.

Adapting the stochastic block model to edge-weighted networks. ICML Workshop on Structured Learning (SLG). (2013). [arXiv, code]
Christopher Aicher, A. Z. Jacobs & Aaron Clauset.

Detecting friendship within dynamic online interaction networks. AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM). (2013). [arXiv]
Sears Merritt, A. Z. Jacobs, Winter Mason & Aaron Clauset.

Adapting to non-stationarity with growing expert ensembles. Preprint. (2011).  [arXiv
Cosma R. Shalizi, A. Z. Jacobs, Kristina L. Klinkner & Aaron Clauset.



See also:

Comparative, population-level analysis of social networks in organizations. Dissertation. 2017.

Why so few? Network science with populations of networks. [in prep via dissertation]
A. Z. Jacobs.

Activity bias in network measurement. [in prep via dissertation]
A. Z. Jacobs, Duncan Watts.





Abigail Z. Jacobs
azjacobs + berkeley + edu