Selection of Publications on Location Privacy

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

1. M. Benisch, P.G. Kelley, N. Sadeh, and L.F. Cranor, “Capturing Location-Privacy Preferences: Quantifying Accuracy and User-Burden Tradeoffs”, Journal of Personal and Ubiquitous Computing. Volume 15 Issue 7, October 2011 (published online December 7, 2010).[Download PDF]
2. J. Tsai, P.G.Kelley, L.F.Cranor and N.M. Sadeh, “Location Sharing Technologies: Privacy Risks and Controls”, “I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society”, Vol. 6, No. 2, Summer 2010, pp. 119-151.[Download PDF]
3. N. Sadeh, J. Hong, L. Cranor, I. Fette, P. Kelley, M. Prabaker, and J. Rao, “Understanding and Capturing People’s Privacy Policies in a Mobile Social Networking Application”, Journal of Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol. 13, No. 6, August 2009.[Download PDF]
4. Gandon, F. and Sadeh, N., “Semantic Web Technologies to Reconcile Privacy and Context Awareness”, Journal of Web Semantics. Vol. 1, No. 3, 2004.[Download PDF]

Peer-Reviewed Conference and Workshop Publications

5. V. Kostakos, J. Venkatanathan, B. Reynolds, N. Sadeh, E. Toch, S. Shaikh, S. Jones, “Who’s Your Best Friend? Targeted Privacy Attacks in Location-Sharing Social Networks”, Proc. of the 13th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing, Beijing, PRC, Sept. 2011.[Download PDF]
6. Justin Cranshaw, Jonathan Mugan, Norman Sadeh, “User-Controllable Learning of Location Privacy Policies with Gaussian Mixture Models”, Proceedings of the 25th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AAAI-11, August 2011.[Download PDF]
7. Venkatanathan, J., Ferreira, D., Benisch, M., Lin, J., Karapanos, E., Kostakos, V., Sadeh, N., Toch, E. 2011. Improving Users’ Consistency When Recalling Location-Sharing Preferences. Proceedings of the 13th IFIP Conference on Human Computer Interaction (INTERACT), September 2011.[Download PDF]
8. Shahriyar Amini, Janne Lindqvist, Jason Hong, Jialiu Lin, Eran Toch, Norman Sadeh, “Caché: Caching Location-Enhanced Content to Improve User Privacy”, Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications and Services (Mobisys 2011), June 2011. Also available as CyLab Technical Report CMU-CyLab-10-019, Dec. 2010.
9. P. Gage Kelley, M. Benisch, L. Cranor and N. Sadeh, “When Are Users Comfortable Sharing Locations with Advertisers?”, in Proceedings of the 29th annual SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI2011, May 2011. Also available as CMU School of Computer Science Technical Report, CMU-ISR-10-126 and CMU CyLab Tech Report CMU-CyLab-10-017.[Download PDF]
10. R. Balebako, P.G. Leon, J. Mugan, A. Acquisti, L.F. Cranor, N. Sadeh, “Nudging Users Towards Privacy on Mobile Devices”, CHI 2011 workshop article, May 2011
11. E. Toch, J. Cranshaw, P.H. Drielsma, J. Y. Tsai, P. G. Kelley, L. Cranor, J. Hong, N. Sadeh, “Empirical Models of Privacy in Location Sharing”, in Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing. Ubicomp 2010. Download PDF]
12. J. Cranshaw, E. Toch, J. Hong, A. Kittur, N. Sadeh, “Bridging the Gap Between Physical Location and Online Social Networks”, in Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing. Ubicomp 2010. Download PDF]
13. Jialiu Lin, Guang Xiang, Jason I. Hong, and Norman Sadeh, “Modeling People’s Place Naming Preferences in Location Sharing”, Proc. of the 12th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing, Copenhagen, Denmark, Sept 26-29, 2010.Download PDF]
14. Karen Tang, Jialiu Lin, Jason Hong, Norman Sadeh, Rethinking Location Sharing: Exploring the Implications of Social-Driven vs. Purpose-Driven Location Sharing. Proc. of the 12th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing, Copenhagen, Denmark, Sept 26-29, 2010.Download PDF]
15. R. Ravichandran, M. Benisch, P. G. Kelley, and N. Sadeh, “Capturing Social Networking Privacy Preferences: Can Default Policies Help Alleviate Tradeoffs between Expressiveness and User Burden?”, Proceedings of the 2009 Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium, August 2009.Download PDF]
16. Y. Wang, J. Liu, M. Annavaram, Q.A Jacobson, J. Hong, B. Krishnamachari, and N. Sadeh, “A Framework of Energy Efficient Mobile Sensing for Automatic User State Recognition”, Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications and Services (Mobisys’09), June 2009.Download PDF]
17. J. Tsai, P. Kelley, P. Hankes Drielsma, L. Cranor, J. Hong, N. Sadeh “Who’s Viewed You? The Impact of Feedback in a Mobile Location Applications”, in Proceedings of the 27th annual SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2009), April 2009.Download PDF]
18. P.G. Kelley, P. Hankes Drielsma, N. Sadeh, and L.F. Cranor, “User-Controllable Learning of Security and Privacy Policies”, First ACM Workshop on AISec (AISec’08), ACM CCS 2008 Conference. Oct. 2008.Download PDF]
19. M. Benisch, N. Sadeh, and T. Sandholm, “A Theory of Expressiveness in Mechanisms”, in Proc. of the 23rd Conference on Artificial Intelligence, July 2008. Download PDF]
20. J. Cornwell, I. Fette, G. Hsieh, M. Prabaker, J. Rao, K. Tang, K. Vaniea, L. Bauer, L. Cranor, J. Hong, B. McLaren, M. Reiter, N. Sadeh, “User-Controllable Security and Privacy for Pervasive Computing”. Proceedings of the 8th IEEE Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (“HotMobile 2007”). Feb. 2007.Download PDF]
21. Gandon, F. and Sadeh, N., “A Semantic eWallet to Reconcile Privacy and Context Awareness”, Proceedings of the Second International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC03), Florida, October 2003. Download PDF]

Technical Reports and Lightly Refereed Conference and Workshop Publications

22. N. Sadeh, P. Gage Kelley, L. Cranor and J.I. Hong. “User-Controllable Location Privacy”, First International Workshop on Privacy Management in Mobile Applications, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2011.Download PDF]
23. J. Venkatanathan, J. Lin, M. Benisch, D. Ferreira, E. Karapanos, V. Kostakos, N. Sadeh and E. Toch, “Who, when, where: Obfuscation Preferences in Location-Sharing Applications”, CMU Technical Report, CMU-ISR-11-110, June 2011.Download PDF]
24. E. Toch, J. Cranshaw, P. Hankes Drielsma, J. Springfield, P. Gage Kelley, L. Cranor, J. Hong, N. Sadeh, “Locaccino: A Privacy-Centric Location Sharing Application”, demonstration paper, in Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp 2010), Copenhagen, Denmark
25. N. Sadeh, “APIs for User-Controllable Location Privacy”, W3C Workshop on Privacy for Advanced Web APIs”, London, July 2010.