Curriculum Vitae
Contact: afariha [at] cs.umass.edu

I am a PhD candidate at the College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS), University of Massachusetts, Amherst. I work in the DREAM lab as a research assistant with Prof. Alexandra Meliou.

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Research Projects

Publications

Conference papers and demonstrations (peer-reviewed)
  • Anna Fariha, Ashish Tiwari, Alexandra Meliou, Arjun Radhakrishna, Sumit Gulwani: CoCo: Interactive Exploration of Conformance Constraints for Data Understanding and Data Cleaning [Demo]. SIGMOD 2021
  • Anna Fariha, Ashish Tiwari, Arjun Radhakrishna, Sumit Gulwani, Alexandra Meliou: Conformance Constraint Discovery: Measuring Trust in Data-Driven Systems. SIGMOD 2021
  • Anna Fariha, Ashish Tiwari, Arjun Radhakrishna, Sumit Gulwani: ExTuNe: Explaining Tuple Non-conformance [Demo]. SIGMOD 2020
  • Anna Fariha, Suman Nath, Alexandra Meliou: Causality-Guided Adaptive Interventional Debugging. SIGMOD 2020
  • Anna Fariha, Matteo Brucato, Peter J. Haas, Alexandra Meliou: SuDocu: Summarizing Documents by Example [Demo]. PVLDB 2020
  • Anna Fariha, Alexandra Meliou: Example-Driven Query Intent Discovery: Abductive Reasoning using Semantic Similarity. PVLDB 2019
  • Anna Fariha, Sheikh Muhammad Sarwar, Alexandra Meliou: SQuID: Semantic Similarity-Aware Query Intent Discovery [Demo]. SIGMOD 2018
Technical reports
  • Anna Fariha, Ashish Tiwari, Arjun Radhakrishna, Sumit Gulwani, Alexandra Meliou: Conformance Constraint Discovery: Measuring Trust in Data-Driven Systems. CoRR abs/2003.01289 (2020)
  • Maliha Tashfia Islam, Anna Fariha, Alexandra Meliou: Through the Data Management Lens: Experimental Analysis and Evaluation of Fair Classification. CoRR abs/2101.07361 (2021)
  • Anna Fariha, Lucy Cousins, Narges Mahyar, Alexandra Meliou: Example-Driven User Intent Discovery: Empowering Users to Cross the SQL Barrier Through Query by Example. CoRR abs/2012.14800 (2020)
  • Anna Fariha, Suman Nath, Alexandra Meliou: Causality-Guided Adaptive Interventional Debugging. CoRR abs/2003.09539 (2020)
  • Anna Fariha, Alexandra Meliou: Example-Driven Query Intent Discovery: Abductive Reasoning using Semantic Similarity. CoRR abs/1906.10322 (2019)
Undergraduate and masters research
  • Anna Fariha, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Carson K. Leung, Md. Samiullah, Suraiya Pervin, Longbing Cao: A New Framework for Mining Frequent Interaction Patterns from Meeting Databases. Eng. Appl. Artif. Intell. 2015
  • Amit Mandal, Mehedi Hasan, Anna Fariha, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed: GSCS - Graph Stream Classification with Side Information. APWeb 2015
  • Quazi Marufur Rahman, Anna Fariha, Amit Mandal, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Carson K. Leung: A Sliding Window-Based Algorithm for Detecting Leaders from Social Network Action Streams. WI-IAT 2015
  • Shafaet Ashraf, Sheikh Muhammad Sarwar, Md. Abeed Hassan, Saifuddin Md. Tareeq, Anna Fariha: An Efficient Method for Extracting Subtrees Against Forest Query. IMCOM 2015
  • Md. Samiullah, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Anna Fariha, Akiz Uddin Ahmed: Efficient Graph Classification in Shifted Datasets Using Weighted Correlated Feature Selection. LMCE@ECML-PKDD. 2014
  • Md. Samiullah, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Anna Fariha, Md. Rafiqul Islam, Nicolas Lachiche: Mining Frequent Correlated Graphs with a New Measure. Expert Syst. Appl. 2014
  • Md. Samiullah, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Manziba Akanda Nishi, Anna Fariha, S. M. Abdullah, Md. Rafiqul Islam: Correlation Mining in Graph Databases with a New Measure. APWeb 2013
  • Anna Fariha, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Carson Kai-Sang Leung, S. M. Abdullah, Longbing Cao: Mining Frequent Patterns from Human Interactions in Meetings Using Directed Acyclic Graphs. PAKDD 2013
  • Anna Fariha, Shariful Islam, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Byeong-Soo Jeong: An Algorithm towards Indexing Evolving Graph Databases. GSTF Journal on Computing 2012
  • Shariful Islam, Anna Fariha, Chowdhury Farhan Ahmed, Byeong-Soo Jeong: EGDIM: Evolving Graph Database Indexing Method. ICUIMC 2012

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Courses & course projects