Aaditeshwar Seth

You can read my research statement here.


Economy and media monitoring

Price Forecasting & Anomaly Detection for Agricultural Commodities in India - L. Madaan, A. Sharma, P. Khandelwal, S. Goel, P. Singla, and A. Seth.
ACM COMPASS 2019. Supplementary material

Towards Building a District Development Model for India Using Census Data - D. Goswami, S.B. Tripathi, S. Jain, S. Pathak, and A. Seth.
ACM COMPASS 2019. Supplementary material

Studying the Discourse on Economic Policies in India Using Mass Media, Social Media, and the Parliamentary Question Hour Data - A. Sen, D. Ghatak, K. Kumar, G. Khanuja, D. Bansal, M. Gupta, K. Rekha, S. Bhogale, P. Trivedi, and A. Seth.
ACM COMPASS 2019.

An Attempt at Using Mass Media Data to Analyze the Political Economy Around Some Key ICTD Policies in India - A. Sen, Priya, P. Aggarwal, S. Verma, D. Ghatak, P. Kumari, M. Singh, A. Guru, and A. Seth.
ICTD 2019. Supplementary material

Leveraging Web Data to Monitor Changes in Corporate-Government Interlocks in India - A. Sen, A. Agarwal, A. Guru, A. Choudhuri, G. Singh, I. Mohammed, J. Goyal, K. Mittal, M. Singh, M. Goel, S. Gupta, S. Pathak, V. Madapur, and A. Seth.
ACM COMPASS 2018

Empirical Analysis of the Presence of Power Elite in Media - A. Sen, Priya, P. Aggarwal, A. Guru, D. Bansal, I. Mohammed, J. Goyal, K. Kumar, K. Mittal, M. Singh, M. Goel, S. Gupta, V. Madapur, V. Khatana, and A. Seth.
ACM COMPASS 2018


Guiding priciples for technology-for-development projects

A Call to Technologists - A. Seth.
Working paper, 2019.

The Elusive Model of Technology, Media, Social Development, and Financial Sustainability - A. Seth.
Working paper, 2019.

A New Paradigm to Accommodate Ethical Foundations in the Design and Management of Digital Platforms - A. Seth.
Working paper, 2019.

Ensuring Responsible Outcomes from Technology - A. Seth.
Invited talk and paper, COMSNETS 2019. Presentation slides


Realizing social development through technology

Experiences from a Mobile-based Behaviour Change Campaign on Maternal and Child Nutrition in Rural India - D. Chakraborty, A. Gupta, Gram Vaani Team, and A. Seth.
ICTD 2019. Supplementary material

An Analysis of Community Mobilization Strategies of a Voice-based Community Media Platform in Rural India - A. Moitra, A. Kumar, and A. Seth.
ITID 2018

Findings from a Civil Society Mediated and Technology Assisted Grievance Redressal Model in Rural India - D. Chakraborty, S. Ahmad, and A. Seth.
ICTD, 2017

Design Lessons from Creating a Mobile-based Community Media Platform in Rural India - A. Moitra, V. Das, A. Kumar, Gram Vaani, and A. Seth.
ICTD 2016

Building Citizen Engagement into the Implementation of Welfare Schemes in Rural India - D. Chakraborty and A. Seth.
ICTD, 2015

Airavat: an automated system to increase transparency and accountability in social welfare schemes in India - V. Srinivasan, V. Vardhan, S. Kar, S. Asthana, R. Narayanan, P. Singh, D. Chakraborty, A. Singh, and A. Seth.
ICTD, 2013 (poster)

Application of Mobile Phones and Social Media to Improve Grievance Redressal in Public Services - A. Seth, A. Katyal, R. Bhatia (IIT Delhi), D. Kapoor, Balachandran C, V. Venkat, A. Moitra, S. Chatterjee, M. Shivam, Z. Koradia (Gram Vaani), and P. Naidu (Action India).
Invited talk, M4D Web Foundation workshop 2012 [talk]


Theories of information evolution on social media

Fairness and Diversity in the Recommendation and Ranking of Participatory Media Content - Muskaan, M.P. Dhaliwal, and A. Seth.
KDD workshop on Intelligent Information Feeds, 2019 Supplementary material

A personalized credibility model for recommending messages in social participatory media environments - A. Seth, J, Zhang, and R. Cohen.
World Wide Web, 2015

Bayesian Credibility Modeling for Personalized Recommendation in Participatory Media - A. Seth, J, Zhang, and R. Cohen.
UMAP, 2010

A Subjective Credibility Model for Participatory Media - A. Seth, J. Zhang, and R. Cohen
AAAI Workshop on Recommender Systems, 2008

A Social Network Based Approach to Personalized Recommendation of Participatory Media Content - A. Seth and J. Zhang.
ICWSM, 2008

Understanding Participatory Media Using Social Networks - A. Seth
CS-2007-47, Technical Report, University of Waterloo, 2007


Use of voice-based technologies for rural communication

Usability, Tested? - N. Kumar, N. Karusala, B. Patra, and A. Seth.
ACM Interactions 2017

Gurgaon idol: a singing competition over community radio and IVRS - Z. Koradia, P. Aggarwal, G. Luthra, and A. Seth.
ACM DEV (3), 2013

A participatory video and audio platform for community interaction using DVDs and IVR systems - D. Chakraborty and A. Seth.
ACM DEV (3), 2013 (poster)

A case study on the use of IVR systems by visually impaired people - P. Aggarwal, G. Luthra, Z. Koradia, A. Seth, P. Gadodia, G. Abraham, and N. Jain
ACM DEV (3), 2013 (poster)

Experiences of Deploying and Commercializing a Community Radio Automation System in India - Z. Koradia, Balachandran C, K. Dadheech, M. Shivam, and A. Seth.
ACM DEV, 2012

Phonepeti: Exploring the Role of an Answering Machine System in a Community Radio Station in India - Z. Koradia and A. Seth.
ICTD 2012 (poster)

Social Media Tools for the Bottom of the Pyramid - A. Seth, Z. Koradia, I. Ahuja, A. Mahla, D. Martin, A. Premi, and Balachandran C.
Invited paper, CEWIT Korea, 2010

Using ICTs to Meet the Operational Needs of Community Radio Stations in India - Z. Koradia, A. Premi, B. Chandrasekharan, and A. Seth
ACM DEV, 2010

Making a Case for Spoken Web as the Mobile Web for Developing Countries - S. Agarwal, A. Jain, A. Kumar, P. Manwani, A. Nanavati, N. Rajput, and A. Seth
Mobile Web for Development (MW4D), 2009


Internet measurements for QoS of cellular data services

Response to TRAI consultation paper on Data Speed Under Wireless Broadband Connections - A. Seth.
Submitted, June 2017

Mobile Internet Services in India: Quality of Service - Joint report with CUTS and IIT Delhi, foreword by Prof Krithi Ramamritham (IIT Bombay).
Presented to TRAI, June 2016

Revisiting the State of Cellular Data Connectivity in India - A. Sharma, M. Kaur, Z. Koradia, R. Nishant, S. Pandit, A. Raman, and A. Seth.
Invited paper, ACM DEV 2015

First impressions on the state of cellular data connectivity in India - Z. Koradia, G. Mannava, A. Raman, G. Aggarwal, V. Ribeiro, A. Seth, S. Ardon, A. Mahanti, and S. Triukose.
ACM DEV (4), 2013

2G/3G network measurements in rural areas of India - A. Chandele, Z. Koradia, V. Ribeiro, A. Seth, S. Triukose, S. Ardon, and A. Mahanti.
ACM DEV (3), 2013 (poster)


Opportunistic low-cost communication

A Comprehensive Data Management Framework for Opportunistic Communication on Mobile Phones - S. Doraswamy, A. Subramaniam, and A. Seth.
ACM DEV (3), 2013 (poster)

Motivation and Design of a Content Distribution Architecture for Rural Areas - A. Mahla, D. Martin, I. Ahuja, Q. Niyaz, and A. Seth.
ACM DEV, 2012 [talk]

Design and Implementation of the KioskNet System - S. Guo, M. Derakhshani, M.H. Falaki, U. Ismail, R. Luk, E.A. Oliver, S. Ur Rahman, A. Seth, M.A. Zaharia, and S. Keshav.
Computer Networks, 2011

Design and Implementation of the KioskNet System - S. Guo, M.H. Falaki, E.A. Oliver, S. Ur Rahman, A. Seth, M.A. Zaharia, U. Ismail, and S. Keshav.
ICTD, 2007 (poster)

Policy Oriented Architecture for Opportunistic Communication on Heterogeneous Wireless Networks - A. Seth, M. Zaharia, S. Bhattacharya, S. Keshav
Manuscript, University of Waterloo, 2006

Opportunistic Scheduling in Ferry-Based Networks - S. Guo, M. Ghaderi, A. Seth, S.Keshav.
QShine Workshop on Networking in Public Transport (WNEPT), 2006

Low-cost Communication for Rural Internet Kiosks Using Mechanical Backhauls - A. Seth, D. Kroeker, M. Zaharia, S. Guo, S. Keshav.
ACM MOBICOM, 2006

Practical Security for Disconnected Nodes - A. Seth, S. Keshav.
ICNP Workshop on Secure Network Protocols (NPSec), 2005. A newer version is available too, co-authored with U. Hengartner.

An Architecture for Tetherless Communication - A. Seth, P. Darragh, S. Liang, Y. Lin, S. Keshav
Discussed in Disruption Tolerant Networking, Dagstuhl, 2005

Mobility Decisions in Heterogeneous Wireless Access Networks - A. Seth, N. Ahmed, S. Keshav
Manuscript, University of Waterloo, Fall 2004


Measurement studies on social media

The Rich and Middle Classes on Twitter: Are Popular Users Indeed Different from Regular Users - A. Ruhela, A. Bagchi, A. Mahanti, and A. Seth.
Computer Communications 2015

Spatio-temporal and Events Based Analysis of Topic Popularity in Twitter - S. Ardon, A. Bagchi, A. Mahanti, A. Ruhela, A. Seth, R. Tripathy, and S. Triukose.
CIKM, 2013

The Scope for Online Social Network Aided Caching in Web CDNs - A. Ruhela, S. Triukose, S. Ardon, A. Bagchi, A. Mahanti, and A. Seth.
ANCS, 2013

Towards the Use of Online Social Networks for Efficient Internet Content Distribution - A. Ruhela, R. Tripathi, S. Triukose, S. Ardon, A. Bagchi, and A. Seth.
IEEE ANTS, 2011

Characterization of Social Media Response to Natural Disasters - S. Nagar, A. Joshi, and A. Seth.
INSNA Sunbelt Social Networks Conference, 2012


Others

Jury: an automation framework for protocolised primary healthcare delivery - D. J. Mathew, A. Samarth, Z. Johar, and A. Seth
ACM DEV (4), 2013

Geolocating IP Addresses in Cellular Data Networks - S. Triukose, S. Ardon, A. Mahanti, and A. Seth:
PAM, 2012

Design of a molecular communication framework for nanomachines - A. Dubey, S. Tandon, and A. Seth
COMSNETS 2012 (poster)

Achieving Privacy and Security in Radio Frequency Identification - A. Seth, M. Beg.
Privacy, Security, Trust, 2006