Gap Filling of High-Resolution Soil Moisture for SMAP/Sentinel-1: A Two-layer Machine Learning-based Framework with Spatial/Temporal Transfer Learning, Hanzi Mao, Dhruva Kathuria, Nick Duffield, Binayak P. Mohanty, eartharxiv.org/ce865

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# Announcement of Director for Texas A&M Institute of Data Science

My appointment as Director of the Texas A&M Institute of Data Science has been announced

# NSF Award for Learning-Mediated Control in Traffic Shaping

NSF Award EAGER: Real-Time: Learning-Mediated Control for Traffic Shaping, PI N. Duffield, Co-PI’s, K. Narayanan, S. Shakkottai, A. Talebpour, $300,000, 10/1/2018-9/30/2020

# Paper accepted at ICDM 2018

A Semi-Supervised and Inductive Embedding Model for Churn Prediction of Large-Scale Mobile Games, by Xi Liu, Muhe Xie, Xidao Wen, Rui Chen, Yong Ge, Nick Duffield, and Na Wang, accepted to appear at ICDM 2018

# NSF Award for Graph Stream Sampling

- NSF Grant 1848596 Adaptive Sampling of Massive Graph Streams, PI N. Duffield, 09/01/2018 to 08/21/2020, $200,488

# Paper accepted to IJCAI-ECAI-2018

Our paper Sampling for Approximate Bipartite Network Projection by Nesreen Ahmed (Intel), Nick Duffield and Liangzhen Xia (Facebook) has been accepted to appear at IJCAI-ECAI-2018 (Acceptance rate 20%)

# New paper on graph reconstruction

Preprint: Graph Reconstruction from Path Correlation Data by G. Berkolaiko (Texas A&M Mathematics), N. Duffield, M. Ettehad (Texas A&M Mathematics) and K. Manouskais (Vencore Labs)

# 2018 Summer Internship for Hanzi Mao

Congratulations to PhD student Hanzi Mao who will intern as a Data Scientist at Pinterest this summer!

# Congratulations to Liangzhen Xia on her MS!

Congratulations to Liangzhen Xia who will be graduating with her MS this month. She will be joining Facebook in 2018.

# New paper on Graph Signal Processing for Transportation Analytics

A Graph Signal Processing Approach For Real-Time Traffic Prediction In Transportation Networks by Arman Hasanzadeh, Xi Liu, Nick Duffield, Krishna R. Narayanan, Byron Chigoy, 2017, submitted