Crime Data Mining

"Possible to predict recidivism? Here's how..." The Docket, MSNBC (TV), Tuesday May 19, 2015:

"Crime-Fighting Computer Code from Cambridge Police and MIT": Interview on WBUR (NPR) Radio Boston, August 2013.

"Cambridge police look at math to solve crimes," Boston Globe, Metro Section, front page (also link to article from Boston Globe front page), Sunday August 4 2013

"Statistician enlisted to fight crime by numbers," The Times of London, US & Americas section, Tuesday August 6 2013

"Mapping the Future: The Power of Algorithms," documentary, not aired yet.

"Can Cops Predict Crime?," Discovery News, December 12, 2014.

"Data-driven tool enables patients to balance recovery expectations," FierceHealthIT, July 2, 2014

Meeting Analysis

"At Work: Just Say 'Yeah'": Wall Street Journal, Business Section, on page B8 in the U.S. edition, June 19, 2013

"How to sound like a boss at your next work meeting," Interview on Fox & Friends, Fox News, national television, 6:45AM July 3 2013:

"How to be effective at meetings? Say 'yeah'," Toronto Star, Business section, June 28, 2013

"'Yeah' is the most persuasive word to use in a meeting: study says," NY Daily News, living section, June 26, 2013

"Most persuasive four-letter-word in meetings (it's not what you think)," Yahoo! Shine, work-money section, June 25, 2013

"5 Words That Get Results Business Meetings," Yahoo! News, (also LiveScience and Business News Daily), June 21, 2013

"Researchers discover the key to persuasion," ABC News, consumer report blog / business, June 24, 2013

"MIT Sloan Professor's Research Identifies Top Persuasive Words in Meetings,", June 20, 2013

"5 Important words to say in business meetings," Business News Daily, June 20, 2013

"How To Win Over Co-Workers And Influence Meetings: Use These 3 Words,", Pharma & healthcare section, June 23, 2013

"The most effective words to use at a meeting," Fox Nation, June 20, 2013

"Eight most persuasive words you can use in a meeting," Fox 9 News (TV), June 25, 2013

"Five persuasive words for more successful meetings," Fox 8 News (TV), June 24, 2013
Growing A List
"A New Way to Google" (aired in October 2012): Boston Public Radio
Supervised Ranking
"How to Improve Product Rankings": Businessweek
Energy Grid Maintenance
INFORMS Innovative Analytics Award Semifinal Presentation, October 2012

Image from Award Ceremony

"New York's Exploding Manhole Covers Pose Unexpected Winter Hazard" NY Times (Reuters)

"MIT Sloan Professor's Ranking of Manholes Prioritizes Repairs and Maintenance": Energy Daily, based on this article

"Machine vs. Manhole":
- Science News
- U.S. News and World Report
- WIRED Science
- Slashdot
- Discovery News / Discovery Channel

"Don't blow your top:" CIO Magazine: Finish section, Sept 1 issue, 2010

"21st-Century Data Miners Meet 19th-Century Electrical Cables" (one of three articles featured on the cover)
IEEE Computer Magazine pdf bib

Quoted in "IPL: City will be safe for the Super Bowl: But fixing manhole problems goes beyond big game," Indianapolis Star, November 22, 2011

Interview with Band News FM, Journalismo Radio, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 8, 2011

Quoted in article "From movies you'll love to drugs you'll take," Science News, April 20 2010

Poets & Quants, Top 40 Under 40

Most Impressive Professors at MIT

Photo credit: Russell Gienapp, taking during filming of "Mapping the Future. The Power of Algorithms." Photo taken in computer lab of Cambridge Police Department.