Publications [TO BE UPDATED]

It follows a list of publications of ARCS’ members in major international peer-reviewed multidisciplinary scientific journals and conferences proceedings. When information like acceptance rates [AR] for conferences, and impact factors [IF] for journals, is available, then such values are reported.



[J.11] M. Deplano and G. Ruffo, GWAP as a tool to analyze, design, and test geo-social systems, in Intelligent Multimedia Technologies for Networking Applications: Techniques and Tools, D. Kanellopoulos, Ed. IGI Global, ch. 16, pp. 380–407, (2013)

[J.10] L. M. Aiello, A. Barrat, C. Cattuto, R. Schifanella,  G. Ruffo, Link creation and information spreading over social and communication ties in an interest-based online social network, in  EPJ Data Science 2012, 1:12 (2012)

[J.09] L. M. Aiello, A. Barrat, R. Schifanella, C. Cattuto, B. Markines, and F. Menczer, Friendship prediction and homophily in social media, in TWEB, ACM Transactions on the Web 6(2):1-33 (2012)

[J.08] M.I. Mandel, R.Pascanu, D. Eck, Y. Bengio, L. M. Aiello, R. Schifanella, F. Menczer, Contextual tag inference, in TOMMCAP, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications 7S(1):1-18 (2012).

[J.07] A. Panisson, A. Barrat, C. Cattuto, G. RuffoR. Schifanella, and Wouter Van den Broeck, On Human Proximity Dynamics for Data Diffusion through Ad-Hoc Networks, in AD HOC NETWORKS Journal, Elsevier 10(8):1532–1543 (2012) [IF: 1.592]

[J.06] L. M. Aiello, and G. RuffoLotusNet: tunable privacy for distributed on-line social network services,in Computer Communications, Elsevier 35(1): 75-88 (2012) [IF: 0.815]

[J.05] L. M. Aiello, M. Milanesio, G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaAn identity-based approach to secure P2P applications with Likir,  in Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications, 4(4): 420-438 (2011) Springer [IF: 0.417]

[J.04] A. Glorioso, U. Pagallo and G. RuffoThe Social Impact of P2P Systems, in Handbook of Peer-to-Peer Networking, Shen, X; Yu H.; Buford, J.; Akon, M. (Eds.) 2010 ISBN: 978-0-387-09750-3. Springer. 2009.

[J.03] G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaA Peer-to-Peer Recommender System Based on Spontaneous Affinities, in ACM Trans. Internet Technol. 9, 1 (Feb. 2009), 1-34.  [IF: 1.118]

[J.02] G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaFairPeers: Efficient Profit Sharing in Fair Peer-to-Peer Market Places, in Journal of Network and Systems Management (Special Issue on Peer-to-Peer Technologies in Network and Service Management), 15(3): 355-382 (2007), Springer. [IF: 0.450]

[J.01] G. Ruffo, R. Schifanella, G. Ballocca, and R. Politi, Integrated Techniques and Tools for Web Mining, User Profiling and Benchmarking analysis, in Web Mining: an Overview, October 2006, ICFAI University Press. ISBN: 81-314-0420-X.




[C.29] L. Allisio, V. Mussa, C. Bosco, V. Patti, G. Ruffo: Felicittà: Visualizing and Estimating Happiness in Italian Cities from Geotagged Tweets. ESSEM@AI*IA 2013: 95-106

[C.28] F. Cena, E. Chiabrando, A. Crevola, M. Deplano, C. Gena, and M. Perrero, “A Movie Timeline for a Movie Recommender“, AI*CHI workshop at AI*IA’13, Turin, Italy, 2013

[C.27] F. Cena, E. Chiabrando, A. Crevola, M. Deplano, C. Gena, F. Osborne, “A Proposal for an Open Local Movie Recommender”, PATCH workshop at UMAP’13, Rome, Italy, 2013

[C.26] L. M. Aiello, M. Deplano, R. Schifanella, G. RuffoPeople are Strange when you’re a Stranger: Impact and Influence of Bots on Social Networks, in Proc. of the 6th Intern. AAAI Conf. on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM’12), Dublin, Ireland, 2012 [AR: 20%] [Best Dataset Award]

[C.25] L. M. Aiello, D. Donato, U. Ozertem, F. Menczer,  Behavior-driven clustering of queries into topics, in CIKM’11: Proc. of the 13th ACM Intern. Conf. on Information and Knowledge Management, Glasgow, UK, 2011

[C.24] R. Schifanella, L. M. Aiello, G. RuffoTagging relations to achieve complex search goals, in NweSP’11: Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Next Generation Web Services Practices, Salamanca, SP, 2011

[C.23] L. Weng, R. Schifanella, F. Menczer, Design of Social Games for Collecting Reliable Semantic Annotations, in the Proc. of the 16th International Conference on Computer Games: AI, Animation, Mobile, Interactive Multimedia, Educational & Serious Games (CGAMES 2011), 27th-30th July, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

[C.22] L. Weng, R. Schifanella, F. Menczer, The Chain Model for Social Tagging Game Design, in the Proc. of the 6th Intern. Conf. on the Foundations of Digital Games, Bordeaux, France, June 28-July 1, 2011

[C.21] A. Basso, M. Milanesio, A. Panisson, and G. RuffoOn Collaborative Filtering techniques for Live TV and Radio Discovery and Recommendation, in Proc. of EC-Web 2011, LNBIP 85, Springer.

[C.20] L. M. Aiello, A. Barrat, C. Cattuto, G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaLink creation and profile alignment in the aNobii social network, in SocialCom’10: Proc. of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Social Computing, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 2010  [AR: 13%]

[C.19] R. Schifanella, A. Barrat, C. Cattuto, B. Markines, and F. Menczer, Folks in Folksonomies: Social Link Prediction from Shared Metadata, in the 3rd ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2010), February 3-6, 2010, New York, USA.

[C.18] L. M Aiello, and G. RuffoSecure and Flexible Framework for Decentralized Social Network Services, in Proc. of the Security and Social Networking Workshop, (SESOC 2010), Mannheim, Germany, 29 Mar 2010, IEEE Computer Society.  [AR: 33%]

[C.17] L. M Aiello, M. Milanesio, G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaTagging with DHARMA,  in Proc. of the Seventh International Workshop on Hot Topics in Peer-to-Peer Systems (HOT-P2P 2010), April, 2010, Atlanta (USA). IEEE Computer Society digital library   [AR: 43%]

[C.16] R. Fantacci, L. Maccari, L. Chisci, M. Rosi, L. M. Aiello, M. MilanesioAvoiding eclipse attacks on Kad/Kademlia: an identity based approachin ICC’09: Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications – Communication and Information Systems Security Symposium, Dresden, Germany, 2009

[C.15] A. Basso, M. Milanesio and G. RuffoEvents discovery for personal video recorders, in Proc. of the Seventh European Conference on European interactive Television Conference (Leuven, Belgium, June 03 – 05, 2009). EuroITV ’09. ACM, New York, NY, 171-174

[C.14] R. Schifanella, A. Panisson, C. Gena and G. RuffoMobHinter: Epidemic Collaborative Filtering and Self-Organization in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks, in the 2nd ACM Intern. Conf. on Recommender Systems 2008 (RecSys 2008), October 23-25, 2008, Lausanne, Switzerland. ACM Press.  [AR: 16.1%]

[C.13] L. M. Aiello, M. Milanesio, G. Ruffo, and R.SchifanellaTempering Kademlia with a Robust Identity Based System, in the 8th International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing 2008 (P2P’08), September 8-11, 2008, RWTH Aachen University, Germany. IEEE Press. [AR: 20.8%]

[C.12] A. Panisson, G. Ruffo and R. SchifanellaX-Hinter: a Framework for Implementing Social Oriented Recommender Systems, in Proc. of the 21th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia (Hypertext 2008), June 19-21, 2008, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. ACM Press

[C.11] M. Milanesio, and G. RuffoIterative Key Based Routing for Web Services Addressing and Discovery, in Inter-Domain Management, Proc. of First International Conference on Autonomous Infrastructure, Management and Security, AIMS 2007, Oslo, Norway, June 21-22, 2007, LNCS 4543 Springer.

[C.10] U. Pagallo, and G. RuffoP2P Systems in Legal Networks: Another “Small World” Case, in Proc. of 11th Intern. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence and Law, ICAIL 2007, Stanford, CA (USA). June 2007, ACM Press.

[C.09] G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaEvaluating Peer-to-Peer Recommender Systems that Exploit Spontaneous Affinities, in Proc. of 22nd Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Seoul, South Korea. March, 2007, ACM Press.  [AR: < 30%]

[C.08] M. Milanesio, G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaA Totally Distributed Iterative Scheme for Web Services Addressing and Discovery, in Proc. of Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS 2007), Nov. 19-21, 2007, Cambridge, MA, USA. ACTA Press.

[C.07] G. Ruffo, R. Schifanella, and E. Ghiringhello, A Decentralized Recommendation System based on Self-Organizing Partnerships, in IFIP-Networking’06, Maggio 2006, Coimbra (Portugal) LNCS 3976, pp. 618-629, Springer, 2006.  [AR: 20%]

[C.06] M. Milanesio and G. RuffoPublishing, Retrieving and Streaming Lectures via Application Level Multicast, in Intern. Conference on Internet and Web Applications and Services, ICIW’06, Guadaloupe (Fr), Febraury 2006. IEEE Press.

[C.05] D. Catalano, G. Ruffo, and R. SchifanellaA P2P Market Place Based on Aggregate Signatures, in Proc. of 3rd Int. Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing and Applications (ISPA05), 2005 Int. Workshop on Applications and Economics of Peer to Peer Systems, November, Nanjing, P. R. China, in G. Chen et al. (Eds.): ISPA Workshops 2005, LNCS 3759, pp. 54-63, Springer, 2005. [AR: 22.2%]

[C.04] G. Ruffo and R. SchifanellaScalability Evaluation of a Peer-to-Peer Market Place based on Micro-Payments, in Proc. of the 2nd Inter. Workshop on Hot Topics in Peer-to-Peer Systems (HOT-P2P 2005), July 2005. San Diego, CA (USA). IEEE Press.

[C.03] D. Catalano and G. RuffoA Fair Micro-Payment Scheme for Profit Sharing in a P2P Network, in Proc. of the 1st International Workshop on Hot Topics in Peer-to-Peer Systems (HOT-P2P 2004), October 8th, 2004. Volendam, The Netherlands. IEEE Press.

[C.02] G. RuffoLegal File and Profit Sharing in a Peer to Peer Network, in Proc. of the Security and Management (SAM’04) Conference, Las Vegas, June 2004, CSREA Press.

[C.01] G. Ballocca, P. Politi, G. Ruffo, V. Russo, Benchmarking a Site with Realistic Workload, in Proc. of the 5th IEEE Workshop on Workload Characterization (WWC-5), November 25th 2002, Austin (Texas), IEEE Press.



[B.3] C. Cattuto, G. Ruffo and F. Menczer (editors), HYPERTEXT 2009, Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia, Torino, Italy, June 29 – July 1, 2009. ACM Press.

[B.2] L. Benussi, C. Blengino, A. Glorioso, G. Ramello, G. Ruffo and M. Travostino, Copyright Digitale: l’impatto delle nuove tecnologie tra economia e diritto. Presentazione di: Marco Ricolfi, Giappichelli, Torino 2009.

[B.1] F. Bergadano, A. Mantelero, G. Ruffo, and G. Sartor, Digital Privacy. Giuristi e informatici a confronto, Giappichelli, Torino 2006.