Ahmed Abbasi

Journal Publications

Conference Papers

25. ​Zahedi, F. M., Abbasi, A., and Chen, Y. “Fake-Website Detection Tools: Identifying Design Elements that Promote Individuals’ Use and Enhance their Performance,” Journal of the Association for Information Systems, forthcoming.


24. Abbasi, A., Zahedi, F. M., Zeng, D., Chen, Y., Chen, H., and Nunamaker Jr., J. F. “Enhancing Predictive Analytics for Anti-Phishing by Exploiting Website Genre Information,” Journal of Management Information Systems, forthcoming.


23. Abbasi, A., Lau, R. Y. K., and Brown, D. E. “Predicting Behavior,” IEEE Intelligent Systems, 30(3), 2015, forthcoming.


22. Brown, D. E., Abbasi, A., and Lau, R. Y. K., “Predictive Analytics,” IEEE Intelligent Systems, 30(2), 2015, forthcoming guest editor’s introduction to special issue.


​​21.Abbasi, A. and Adjeroh, D. "Social Media Analytics for Smart Health," IEEE Intelligent Systems, 29(2), 2014, pp. 60-64. PDF

 

20. Adjeroh, D., Beal, R., Abbasi, A., Zheng, W., Abate, M., and Ross, A. "Signal Fusion for Social Media Analysis of Adverse Drug Events," IEEE Intelligent Systems, 29(2), 2014, pp. 74-80.


19. Zhang, Z., Zeng, D., Abbasi, A., Peng, J., and Zheng, X. “A Random Walk Model for Item Recommendation in Social Tagging Systems,” ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems, 4(2), 2013, no. 8. PDF


18. Abbasi, A., Albrecht, C. C., Vance, A., and Hansen, J. V. “MetaFraud: A Meta-learning Framework for Detecting Financial Fraud,” MIS Quarterly, 36(4), 2012, pp. 1293-1397. PDF Appendices


17. Fu, T., Abbasi, A., Zeng, D., and Chen, H. “Sentimental Spiders: Leveraging Opinion Information in Focused Crawlers,” ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 30(4), 2012, no. 24. PDF


16. Abbasi, A., Zahedi, F. M., and Kaza, S. “Detecting Fake Medical Websites using Recursive Trust Labeling,” ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 30(4), 2012, no. 22. PDF


15. Abbasi, A., France, S. L., Zhang, Z., and Chen, H. “Selecting Attributes for Sentiment Classification using Feature Relation Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 23(3), 2011, pp. 447-462. PDF


14. Zimbra, D., Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “A Cyber-Archaeology Approach to Social Movement Research: Framework and Case Study,” Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 16, 2010, pp. 48-70. PDF


13. Abbasi, A. “Intelligent Feature Selection for Opinion Classification,” IEEE Intelligent Systems, 25(4), 2010, pp. 75-79. PDF


12. Abbasi, A., Zhang, Z., Zimbra, D., Chen, H., and Nunamaker Jr., J. F. “Detecting Fake Websites: The Contribution of Statistical Learning Theory,” MIS Quarterly, 34(3), 2010, pp. 435-461 (MISQ Best Paper Award for 2010). PDF


11. Fu, T., Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “A Focused Crawler for Dark Web Forums,” Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 61(6), 2010, pp. 1213-1231. PDF


10. Chen, Y. Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “Framing Social Movement Identity with Cyber-Artifacts: A Case Study of the International Falun Gong Movement,” Annals of Information Systems, 9, 2010, pp. 1-24. PDF


9. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. “A Comparison of Tools for Detecting Fake Websites,” IEEE Computer, 42(10), 2009, pp. 78-86. PDF


8. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. “A Comparison of Fraud Cues and Classification Methods for Fake Escrow Website Detection,” Information Technology and Management, 10(2), 2009, pp. 83-101. PDF


7. Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “CyberGate: A Design Framework and System for Text Analysis of Computer Mediated Communication,” MIS Quarterly, 32(4), 2008, pp. 811-837. PDF


6. Abbasi, A., Chen, H., Thoms, S., and Fu, T. “Affect Analysis of Web Forums and Blogs using Correlation Ensembles,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 20(9), 2008, pp. 1168-1180. PDF


5. Abbasi, A., Chen, H., and Nunamaker Jr., J. F. “Stylometric Identification in Electronic Markets: Scalability and Robustness,” Journal of Management Information Systems, 25(1), 2008, pp. 49-78. PDF


4. Abbasi, A., Chen, H., and Salem, A. “Sentiment Analysis in Multiple Languages: Feature Selection for Opinion Classification in Web Forums,” ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 26(3), 2008, no. 12. PDF


3. Fu, T., Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “A Hybrid Approach to Web Forum Interactional Coherence Analysis,” Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 59(8), 2008, pp. 1195-1209. PDF


2. Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “Writeprints: A Stylometric Approach to Identity-Level Identification and Similarity Detection in Cyberspace,” ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 26(2), 2008, no. 7. PDF


1. Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “Applying Authorship Analysis to Extremist-Group Web Forum Messages,” IEEE Intelligent Systems, 20(5), 2005, pp. 67-75. PDF


28. Benjamin, V., Chung, W., Abbasi, A., Chuang, J., Larson, C. A., and Chen, H. “Evaluating Text Visualization for Authorship Analysis,” Security Informatics, 3(10), 2014.


27. Abbasi, A., Li, W, Benjamin, V., Hu, S., and Chen, H. “Descriptive Analytics: Examining Expert Hackers in Web Forums,” In the IEEE Joint Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference, The Hague, Netherlands, September 24-26, 2014. PDF


​26. Sharif, H., Abbasi, A., Zaffar, F., and Zimbra, D. “Detecting Adverse Drug Reactions using a Sentiment Classification Framework,” In the 6th ASE International Conference on Social Computing, Stanford, May 27-31, 2014. PDF


25. Li, W., Abbasi, A., Hu, S., Benjamin, V., and Chen, H. “Modeling Interactions in Web Forums,” In the 6th ASE International Conference on Social Computing, Stanford, May 27-31, 2014. PDF


24. Abbasi, A., Hassan, A., and Dhar, M. “Benchmarking Twitter Sentiment Analysis Tools,” In the 9th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland May 26-31, 2014. PDF


23. Abbasi, A., Fu, T., Zeng, D., and Adjeroh, D. “Crawling Credible Online Medical Sentiments for Social Intelligence,” In the ASE/IEEE International Conference on Social Computing, Washington D.C., September 8-14, 2013. PDF


22. Hassan, A., Abbasi, A., and Zeng, D. “Twitter Sentiment Analysis: A Bootstrap Ensemble Framework,” In the ASE/IEEE International Conference on Social Computing, Washington D.C., September 8-14, 2013. PDF


21. Beal, R., Adjeroh, D., and Abbasi, A. “The Forward Stem Matrix,” In the ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Biomedical Informatics, Washington D.C., September 22-25, 2013. PDF


20. Benjamin, V., Chung, W., Abbasi, A., Chuang, J., Larson, C., and Chen, H. “Evaluating Text Visualization: An Experiment in Authorship Analysis,” In the 11th IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, Seattle, Washington, June 4-7, 2013 (Best Paper Nominee). PDF


19. Abbasi, A., Zahedi, F. M., and Chen, Y. “Impact of Anti-Phishing Tool Performance on Attack Success Rates,” In the 10th IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, Washington D.C., June 11-14, 2012.


18. Kopeke, J., Kaza, S., and Abbasi, A. “Identification of Malicious and Fake Websites: Using Information from the Transport and Internet Layers of the Network Stack,” In the 10thIEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, Washington D.C., June 11-14, 2012.


17. France, S. and Abbasi, A. “Boosting Unsupervised Additive Clustering Using Cluster-Wise Optimization and Multi-Label Learning,” In the 11th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshops, Vancouver, Canada, December 11, 2011.


16. Zhang, Z., Zeng, D., Abbasi, A., and Peng, J. “A Random Walk Model for Item Recommendation in Folksonomies,” In the 21st Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems, Shanghai, China, December 3-4, 2011.


15. Zahedi, F. M., Abbasi, A., and Chen, Y. “Design Elements that Promote the use of Fake Website Detection Tools,” In the 10th Annual SIG-HCI Workshop, Shanghai, China, December 4, 2011.


14. Zahedi, F. M., Abbasi, A., and Chen, Y. “Trust Calibration of Security IT Artifacts: The Case of Fake Website Detection Tools,” In the Workshop on Information Security and Privacy, Shanghai, China, December 4, 2011.


13. Chen, Y., Zahedi, F. M., and Abbasi, A. “Interface Design Elements for Anti-Phishing Systems,” In the 6th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, May 5-6, 2011 (Best Paper Nominee).


12. Abbasi, A. “Leveraging Website Genre and Structure Information for Fake Website Detection,” In the 20th Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems, St. Louis, Missouri, December 11-12, 2010 (Best Paper Award).


11. Fu, T., Abbasi, A., Zeng, D., and Chen, H. “Evaluating the Usefulness of Sentiment Information for Focused Crawlers,” In the 20th Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems, St. Louis, Missouri, December 11-12, 2010. PDF


10. Abbasi, A., Kaza, S., and Zahedi, F. M. “Evaluating Link-Based Techniques for Detecting Fake Pharmacy Websites,” In the 19th Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems, Phoenix, Arizona, December 14-15, 2009. PDF


9. Abbasi, A., Zhang, Z., and Chen, H. “A Statistical Learning Based System for Fake Website Detection,” In the Workshop on Secure Knowledge Management, Dallas, Texas, November 3-4, 2008. PDF


8. Chen, Y., Abbasi, A., and Chen, H. “Developing Ideological Networks using Social Network Analysis and Writeprints: A Case Study of the International Falun Gong Movement,” In the 6th IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, Taiwan, June 17-20, 2008, pp. 7-12.


7. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. “Detecting Fake Escrow Websites using Rich Fraud Cues and Kernel Based Methods,” In the 17th Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems, Montreal, Canada, December 8-9, 2007, pp. 55-60. PDF


6. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. “A Framework for Stylometric Similarity Detection in Online Settings,” In the 13th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Keystone, Colorado, August 9-12, 2007.


5. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. "Categorization and Analysis of Text in Computer Mediated Communication Archives using Visualization," In the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Vancouver, Canada, June 18-23, 2007, pp. 11-18. PDF


4. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. "Affect Intensity Analysis of Dark Web Forums," In the 5thIEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, New Brunswick, New Jersey, May 23-24, 2007, pp. 282-288.


3. Fu, T., Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. "Interaction Coherence Analysis for Dark Web Forums," In the 5th IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, New Brunswick, New Jersey, May 23-24, 2007, pp. 342-349.


2. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. "Visualizing Authorship for Identification," In the 4th IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, San Diego, California, May 23-24, 2006, pp. 60-71. PDF


1. Abbasi, A. and Chen, H. "Applying Authorship Analysis to Arabic Web Content," In the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, Atlanta, Georgia, May 18-19, 2005, pp. 183-197.