Computer-mediated relationship formation. Currently my primary research area, with the goal of understanding and improving the experience of finding a romantic partner through mediated channels.
Enron email analysis. Analysis of informational and interactional patterns in the corpus of email messages from Enron that the U.S. government released during its investigation of the company.
Gestalt visual grouping of Web page components. Course project with Sheel Dhande for Rosalind Picard's Pattern Recognition course at the MIT Media Lab.
Newsgroup behavior [PDF]. With Marc Smith and Scott Counts at Microsoft Research, I ran a study to find associations between how people behave in Usenet newsgroups and how others perceive them. That is, we examined what low-level behaviors lead observers to draw various high-level conclusions about a person.