Prof. Mung Chiang, EE postdoctoral research associate Soumya Sen and Grad Student Felix Wong recently published an article on the use and abuse of Tweets about movies, analyzing all the tweets around the world about Oscar-nominated movies during February 2012. The set of interesting results have been widely covered in online media outlets such as WSJ blogs, Yahoo blogs, Technology Review, Mashable and many more.
Prof. Mung Chiang, EE postdoctoral research associate Soumya Sen, Grad Student Carlee Joe-Wong and Tian Lan *10 received the 2012 IEEE INFOCOM Best Paper Award for their paper "Multi-resource allocation: Fairness-efficiency tradeoff in a unifying framework." INFOCOM is IEEE's flagship conference in networking. Sixteen papers were selected as finalists from over 1500 submissions and one paper selected as the winner of the best paper award.