Alexander Nikolaev

PhD

Alexander Nikolaev

PhD

Alexander Nikolaev

PhD

Research Topics

Stochastic optimization, social network modeling, statistical inference

Contact Information

312 Bell Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-4710

anikolae@buffalo.edu

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Top Publications

  • Lei Sun, & Alexander Nikolaev, "Mutual Information Based Matching for Causal Inference with Observational Data”, Journal of Machine Learning Research, 17(199), pp. 1-31, 2016.
  • Alexander Nikolaev, Shounak Gore, & Venu Govindaraju, “Engagement Capacity and Engaging Team Formation for Reach Maximization of Online Social Media Platforms,” the 22nd ACM SIGKDD Conference, pp. 225-234, 2016.
  • Mohammadreza Samadi, Alexander Nikolaev, & Rakesh Nagi, “A Subjective Evidence Framework for Influence Maximization in Online Social Networks”. OMEGA, 59(B), pp. 263-278, 2016.
  • Anshuman Kumar, Jamie Kang, Chang Kwon, & Alexander Nikolaev, “Inferring OD-Pairs and Utility-Based Travel Preferences of Shared Mobility System Users in a Multi-Modal Environment”, Transportation Research B: Methodology, 91, pp. 270-291, 2016.
  • Alexander Nikolaev, Raihan Razib, & Ashwin Kucheriya, "On Efficient Use of Entropy Centrality for Community Detection in Social Networks". Social Networks, 40, pp. 154-162, 2015.
  • Alexander Nikolaev, Sheldon H. Jacobson, Wendy K. Tam Cho, Jason Sauppe, & Edward C. Sewell "Balance Optimization Subset Selection (BOSS): An Alternative Approach to Causal Inference with Observational Data". Operations Research, 61(2), pp. 398-412, 2012.
  • Alexander Nikolaev, & Sheldon H. Jacobson "Stochastic Sequential Decision-Making with a Random Number of Jobs". Operations Research, 54(4p1), pp. 1023-1027, 2010.
  • Alexander Nikolaev, Matthew J.D. Robbins, & Sheldon H. Jacobson "Evaluating the Impact of Legislation Prohibiting Cell Phone Use While Driving". Transportation Research A: Policy, pp. 182-193, 2010.
  • Alexander Nikolaev & Sheldon H. Jacobson "The Theory and Practice of Simulated Annealing" in Handbook on Metaheuristics, vol. 146. (Ed.), New York: Springer, pp. 1-40, 2010.
  • Alexander Nikolaev, Sheldon H. Jacobson, & Laura A. McLay "A Sequential Stochastic Security System Design Problem for Aviation Security". Transportation Science, 41(2), pp. 182-194, 2007.

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