Max Harper Social Computing and Recommender Systems

Publications

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2017

Tien T. Nguyen, F. Maxwell Harper, Loren Terveen, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2017. User Personality and User Satisfaction with Recommender Systems. Information Systems Frontiers: 1–17. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10796-017-9782-y


Mohit Sharma, F. Maxwell Harper, and George Karypis. 2017. Learning from Sets of Items in Recommender Systems. Retrieved from https://www.thinkmind.org/download.php?articleid=eknow_2017_4_10_68011

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F. Maxwell Harper. 2017. Recommender Popularity Controls: An Observational Study. In Poster Proceeding of ACM Recsys 2017. Retrieved September 1, 2017 from http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1905/recsys2017_poster15.pdf


Jie Kang, Kyle Condiff, Shuo Chang, Joseph A. Konstan, Loren Terveen, and F. Maxwell Harper. 2017. Understanding How People Use Natural Language to Ask for Recommendations. In Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’17), 229–237. https://doi.org/10.1145/3109859.3109873


Qian Zhao, Gediminas Adomavicius, F. Maxwell Harper, Martijn Willemsen, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2017. Toward Better Interactions in Recommender Systems: Cycling and Serpentining Approaches for Top-N Item Lists. In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW ’17), 1444–1453. https://doi.org/10.1145/2998181.2998211


2016

Shuo Chang, F. Maxwell Harper, Lingfei He, and Loren G. Terveen. 2016. CrowdLens: Experimenting with Crowd-Powered Recommendation and Explanation. In Tenth International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media. Retrieved May 23, 2016 from http://www.aaai.org/ocs/index.php/ICWSM/ICWSM16/paper/view/13111


Qian Zhao, Shuo Chang, F. Maxwell Harper, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2016. Gaze Prediction for Recommender Systems. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’16), 131–138. https://doi.org/10.1145/2959100.2959150


Shuo Chang, F. Maxwell Harper, and Loren Gilbert Terveen. 2016. Crowd-Based Personalized Natural Language Explanations for Recommendations. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’16), 175–182. https://doi.org/10.1145/2959100.2959153


Qian Zhao, Zihong Huang, F. Maxwell Harper, Loren Terveen, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2016. Precision CrowdSourcing: Closing the Loop to Turn Information Consumers into Information Contributors. In Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing (CSCW ’16), 1615–1625. https://doi.org/10.1145/2818048.2819957


2015

F. Maxwell Harper and Joseph A. Konstan. 2015. The MovieLens Datasets: History and Context. ACM Trans. Interact. Intell. Syst. 5, 4: 19:1–19:19. https://doi.org/10.1145/2827872


Shuo Chang, F. Maxwell Harper, and Loren Terveen. 2015. Using Groups of Items for Preference Elicitation in Recommender Systems. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing (CSCW ’15), 1258–1269. https://doi.org/10.1145/2675133.2675210


F. Maxwell Harper, Funing Xu, Harmanpreet Kaur, Kyle Condiff, Shuo Chang, and Loren Terveen. 2015. Putting Users in Control of Their Recommendations. In Proceedings of the 9th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’15), 3–10. https://doi.org/10.1145/2792838.2800179


Michael D. Ekstrand, Daniel Kluver, F. Maxwell Harper, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2015. Letting Users Choose Recommender Algorithms: An Experimental Study. In Proceedings of the 9th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’15), 11–18. https://doi.org/10.1145/2792838.2800195


2014

Ting-Yu Wang, F. Maxwell Harper, and Brent Hecht. 2014. Designing Better Location Fields in User Profiles. In Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP ’14), 73–80. https://doi.org/10.1145/2660398.2660424


Tien T. Nguyen, Pik-Mai Hui, F. Maxwell Harper, Loren Terveen, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2014. Exploring the Filter Bubble: The Effect of Using Recommender Systems on Content Diversity. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW ’14), 677–686. https://doi.org/10.1145/2566486.2568012


Michael D. Ekstrand, F. Maxwell Harper, Martijn C. Willemsen, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2014. User Perception of Differences in Recommender Algorithms. In Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’14), 161–168. https://doi.org/10.1145/2645710.2645737


2012

Aditya Pal, F. Maxwell Harper, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2012. Exploring Question Selection Bias to Identify Experts and Potential Experts in Community Question Answering. ACM Trans. Inf. Syst. 30, 2: 10:1–10:28. https://doi.org/10.1145/2180868.2180872


Yuqing Ren, F. Maxwell Harper, Sara Drenner, Loren G Terveen, Sara B Kiesler, John Riedl, and Robert E Kraut. 2012. Building Member Attachment in Online Communities: Applying Theories of Group Identity and Interpersonal Bonds. Mis Quarterly 36, 3: 841–864.


2011

John Logie, Joseph Weinberg, F. Maxwell Harper, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2011. Asked and Answered: On Qualities and Quantities of Answers in Online Q&A Sites. In Fifth International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media. Retrieved November 13, 2015 from http://www.aaai.org/ocs/index.php/ICWSM/ICWSM11/paper/view/3844


Xiao Dong, F. Maxwell Harper, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2011. Entity-linking Interfaces in User-contributed Content: Preference and Performance. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’11), 2187–2196. https://doi.org/10.1145/1978942.1979261


2010

F. Maxwell Harper, Joseph Weinberg, John Logie, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2010. Question types in social Q&A sites. First Monday 15, 7. https://doi.org/10.5210/fm.v15i7.2913


Yan Chen, F. Maxwell Harper, Joseph Konstan, and Sherry Xin Li. 2010. Social Comparisons and Contributions to Online Communities: A Field Experiment on MovieLens. The American Economic Review 100, 4: 1358–1398. Retrieved November 13, 2015 from http://www.jstor.org/stable/27871259


2009

F. Maxwell Harper. 2009. The impact of social design on user contributions to online communities. University of Minnesota. Retrieved November 13, 2015 from http://purl.umn.edu/52035


F. Maxwell Harper, Daniel Moy, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2009. Facts or Friends? Distinguishing Informational and Conversational Questions in Social Q&A Sites. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’09), 759–768. https://doi.org/10.1145/1518701.1518819


2008

Joseph F. McCarthy, Ben Congleton, and F. Maxwell Harper. 2008. The Context, Content & Community Collage: Sharing Personal Digital Media in the Physical Workplace. In Proceedings of the 2008 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW ’08), 97–106. https://doi.org/10.1145/1460563.1460580


F. Maxwell Harper, Daphne Raban, Sheizaf Rafaeli, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2008. Predictors of Answer Quality in Online Q&A Sites. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’08), 865–874. https://doi.org/10.1145/1357054.1357191


Daphne Raban and F. Maxwell Harper. 2008. Motivations for answering questions online. In New Media and Innovative Technologies. Ben Gurion University of the Negev Press. Retrieved from http://cmsprod.bgu.ac.il/Eng/Centers/burda/Publications/books/usesgratnewm.htm


2007

F. Maxwell Harper. 2007. Encouraging Contributions to Online Communities with Personalization and Incentives. In User Modeling 2007, Cristina Conati, Kathleen McCoy and Georgios Paliouras (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 460–464. Retrieved November 13, 2015 from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-540-73078-1_65


F. Maxwell Harper, Sherry Xin Li, Yan Chen, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2007. Social Comparisons to Motivate Contributions to an Online Community. In Persuasive Technology, Yvonne de Kort, Wijnand IJsselsteijn, Cees Midden, Berry Eggen and B. J. Fogg (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 148–159. Retrieved November 13, 2015 from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-540-77006-0_20


F. Maxwell Harper, Shilad Sen, and Dan Frankowski. 2007. Supporting Social Recommendations with Activity-balanced Clustering. In Proceedings of the 2007 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys ’07), 165–168. https://doi.org/10.1145/1297231.1297262


Dan Frankowski, Shyong K. Lam, Shilad Sen, F. Maxwell Harper, Scott Yilek, Michael Cassano, and John Riedl. 2007. Recommenders Everywhere: The WikiLens Community-maintained Recommender System. In Proceedings of the 2007 International Symposium on Wikis (WikiSym ’07), 47–60. https://doi.org/10.1145/1296951.1296957


F. Maxwell Harper, Dan Frankowski, Sara Drenner, Yuqing Ren, Sara Kiesler, Loren Terveen, Robert Kraut, and John Riedl. 2007. Talk Amongst Yourselves: Inviting Users to Participate in Online Conversations. In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI ’07), 62–71. https://doi.org/10.1145/1216295.1216313


Shilad Sen, F. Maxwell Harper, Adam LaPitz, and John Riedl. 2007. The Quest for Quality Tags. In Proceedings of the 2007 International ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP ’07), 361–370. https://doi.org/10.1145/1316624.1316678


2006

Shilad Sen, Shyong K. Lam, Al Mamunur Rashid, Dan Cosley, Dan Frankowski, Jeremy Osterhouse, F. Maxwell Harper, and John Riedl. 2006. tagging, communities, vocabulary, evolution. In Proceedings of the 2006 20th Anniversary Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW ’06), 181–190. https://doi.org/10.1145/1180875.1180904


Sara Drenner, Max Harper, Dan Frankowski, John Riedl, and Loren Terveen. 2006. Insert Movie Reference Here: A System to Bridge Conversation and Item-oriented Web Sites. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’06), 951–954. https://doi.org/10.1145/1124772.1124914


2005

F. Maxwell Harper, Xin Li, Yan Chen, and Joseph A. Konstan. 2005. An Economic Model of User Rating in an Online Recommender System. In User Modeling 2005, Liliana Ardissono, Paul Brna and Antonija Mitrovic (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 307–316. Retrieved November 13, 2015 from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/11527886_40


F. Maxwell Harper, Joseph A Konstan, Xin Li, and Yan Chen. 2005. User motivations and incentive structures in an online recommender system. In Proceedings of Group 2005 Workshop on Sustaining Community: The role and design of incentive mechanisms in online systems.


2004

F. Maxwell Harper. 2004. Digital Government. In Alexei Pavlichev and G. David Garson (eds.). IGI Global, Hershey, PA, USA, 236–247. Retrieved November 13, 2015 from http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=973560.973576