22 Aug 2014
ECE PhD student Mr. Ming Cheung won Best Paper Award at the 2014 IEEE CPSCom

The paper by ECE PhD student Mr. Ming Cheung, titled "Analyzing the User Inactiveness in a Mobile Social Game", to be presented in the 2014 IEEE International Cyber-physical Social Computing Conference (CPSCom) in Taipei on 1-3 Sep 2014, has been voted the Best Paper (the only paper to win this award). His supervisor is Prof. James She.

This is a joint research project with collaborator Mr. Ringo Lam, and game company sponsor NxToMo. This project aims to predict when a player becomes inactive in a mobile social game, using social network analysis on real gaming datasets.