• 381 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
20072022
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Personal profile

Research interests

Dr. Silva’s research focuses on innovative ways to analyze and process data. His specific areas of interest include: social media analysis, online misbehavior detection, social computing, cyberbullying detection in social networks, big data, similarity-aware data analysis, scalable database systems, and fairness and transparency in AI.

Education/Academic qualification

PHD, Purdue University

… → 2010

MS, Purdue University

… → 2006

BS, Pontific Catholic University

… → 2001

Research interests

  • Social Media Analysis
  • Online Misbehavior Detection
  • Social Computing
  • Big Data
  • Scalable Database Systems
  • Similarity-aware Data Analysis
  • Cyberbullying Detection
  • Computer Science Education

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Research Output 2007 2020

  • 381 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 29 Conference contribution
  • 7 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Editorial

Pivot-based approximate k-NN similarity joins for big high-dimensional data

Čech, P., Lokoč, J. & Silva, Y., Jan 1 2020, In : Information Systems. 87, 101410.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric sparks
Data mining
Scalability
Big data

Hierarchical attention networks for cyberbullying detection on the instagram social network

Cheng, L., Guo, R., Silva, Y., Hall, D. & Liu, H., Jan 1 2019, SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, SDM 2019. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Publications, p. 235-243 9 p. (SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, SDM 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Experiments

Pi-Bully: Personalized cyberbullying detection with peer influence

Cheng, L., Li, J., Silva, Y., Hall, D. & Liu, H., Jan 1 2019, Proceedings of the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI 2019. Kraus, S. (ed.). International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence, p. 5829-5835 7 p. (IJCAI International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence; vol. 2019-August).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Similarity Grouping in Big Data Systems

Silva, Y. N., Sandoval, M., Prado, D., Wallace, X. & Rong, C., Jan 1 2019, Similarity Search and Applications - 12th International Conference, SISAP 2019, Proceedings. Amato, G., Gennaro, C., Oria, V. & Radovanovic, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 212-220 9 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 11807 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Grouping
Semantics
Relational database systems
Distributed computer systems
Electric sparks
8 Citations (Scopus)

XBully: Cyberbullying detection within a multi-modal context

Cheng, L., Li, J., Silva, Y., Hall, D. & Liu, H., Jan 30 2019, WSDM 2019 - Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 339-347 9 p. (WSDM 2019 - Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Heterogeneous networks
Identification (control systems)

Projects 2014 2022