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Journal Paper


  • Unger, M., Shapira, B., Rokach, L., Bar, A. Towards Latent Context-Aware Recommendation Systems, Knowledge Based Systems 104: 165-178
  • Naamani-Dery, L., Kalech, M., Rokach, L. Shapira, B. Reducing Preference
    Elicitation in Group Decision Making. Accepted to Expert Systems With Applications 
  • Grolman, E., Bar, A.,Rokach, L., Shapira, B. Utilizing Transfer Learning for In-Domain Collaborative Filtering. Accepted to Knowledge Based Systems
  • Ben-Shimon, D., Rokach, L., Shapira, B., An ensemble method for top-N recommendations from the SVD, Expert Systems with Applications, Volume 64, 1 December 2016, Pages 84-92 
  • Mirsky, Y., Elovici, Y., Shabtai, A., Rokach, L. Shapira, B. Anomaly Detection for Smartphone Data Streams. Accepted to Pervasive and Mobile Computing.
  • Beladev, M., Shapira, B., Rokach, L. Recommender Systems for Product Bundling. Accepted to Knowledge Based Systems
  • Katz, G., Ofek, N., Shapira, B. ConSent: Context-Based Sentiment Analysis, 2015, Knowledge based systems, 84:162-178
  • Ben-Shimon, D., Shani, G., Rokach, L., Shapira, B., Anytime Algorithms for Recommendation Service Providers, 2015. ACM TIST 7(3): 43:1-26,
  • Katz, G., Shapira, B., Elovici, Y., CoBAn: A Context Based Model for Data Leakage Prevention. 2014. Information Sciences, 262, pp. 137-158. 
  • Asaf Shabtai, Lena Tenenboim-Chekina, Dudu Mimran, Lior Rokach, Shapira, B. Yuval Elovici: Mobile malware detection through analysis of deviations in application network behavior. Computers & Security 43: 1-18 (2014)
  • Lihi Naamani Dery, Meir Kalech, Lior Rokach, Bracha Shapira: Reaching a joint decision with minimal elicitation of voter preferences. Inf. Sci. 278: 466-487 (2014)
  • Shani G. , Rokach, L., Shapira, B. Investigating Confidence Displays for Top-N Recommendations Journal of American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST). 64(12): 2548-2563 (2013).
  • Tenenboim, L., Gutfreund, D, Kontorovich, A., Rokach, L., Shapira,B. Exploiting Label Dependencies for Improved Sample Complexity, Machine Learning 91(1): 1-42 (2013).
  •  Shapira, B., Rokach, L., Freilichman, S., Facebook single and cross domain data for recommendation systems, User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction, 23(2-3): 211-247.
  • Liat Antwarg, Talia Lavie, Lior Rokach, Bracha Shapira, Joachim Meyer: Highlighting items as means of adaptive assistance. Behaviour & IT 32(8): 761-777 (2013)
  • Shmueli, E. Tassa, T., Wasserstein, R., Shapira, B., Rokach, L., Limiting Disclosure of Sensitive Data in Sequential Releases of Databases, Information Sciences, Volume 191, 15 May 2012, Pages 98–127
  • Liat Antwarg, Lior Rokach, Bracha Shapira: Attribute-Driven Hidden Markov Model Trees for Intention Prediction. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C 42(6): 1103-1119 (2012)
  • Taieb-Maimon, M., Cwikel, J., Shapira, B., and Orenstein I. (2011). The effectiveness of a training method using self-modeling webcam photos for reducing musculoskeletal risk among office workers using computers. Applied Ergonomics, 43(2), 376-385.
  • Shapira,., Zabar, B. (2010). Personalized Search-Integrating Collaboration and Social Networks.Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), 62(1), pp. 146-160.
  • Arazy, O. Kumar, N.,and  Shapira, B.  (2010). A Theory-Driven Design Framework for Social Recommender Systems. Journal of the Association of Information Systems (JAIS) 11(9).  Best paper of 2010, best IS publication of AIS of 2010
  • Raghupathi V., Arazy O., Kumar N., and Shapira B., 2009, Opinion Leadership: Non-Work-Related Advice in a Work Setting. Journal of e-Commerce Research (JECR), Vol. 10, Issue 4, pp 220-234
  • Shapira, B., Shoval, P., Tractinsky, N.,and  Meyer, J. (2009). ePaper – a Personalized  Mobile Newspaper, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), Vol. 60 (11). pp.  2333–2346
  • Yuval Elovici, Bracha Shapira, Mark Last, Omer Zaafrany, Menahem Friedman, Moti Schneider, Abraham Kandel: Detection of access to terror-related Web sites using an Advanced Terror Detection System (ATDS). JASIST 61(2): 405-418 (2010)
  • Veronica Maidel, Peretz Shoval, Bracha Shapira, Meirav Taieb-Maimon: Ontological content-based filtering for personalised newspapers: A method and its evaluation. Online Information Review 34(5): 729-756 (2010)
  • Slava Kisilevich, Lior Rokach, Yuval Elovici, Bracha Shapira: Efficient Multidimensional Suppression for K-Anonymity. IEEE Trans. Knowl. Data Eng. 22(3): 334-347 (2010)
  • Ofer Arazy, Nanda Kumar, Bracha Shapira: Improving Social Recommender Systems. IT Professional 11(4): 38-44 (2009)
  • Bracha Shapira, Peretz Shoval, Noam Tractinsky, Joachim Meyer: ePaper: A personalized mobile newspaper. JASIST 60(11): 2333-2346 (2009)
  • Alexander Binun, Bracha Shapira, Yuval Elovici: A decision theoretic approach to combining information filtering. Online Information Review 33(5): 920-942 (2009
  • Dan Melamed, Bracha Shapira, Yuval Elovici: MarCol: A Market-Based Recommender System. IEEE Intelligent Systems 22(3): 74-78 (2007)
  • Yuval Elovici, Bracha Shapira, Paul B. Kantor: A decision theoretic approach to combining information filters: An analytical and empirical evaluation. JASIST 57(3): 306-320 (2006)
  • Bracha Shapira, Meirav Taieb-Maimon, Anny Moskowitz: Study of Effectiveness of Implicit Indicators and Their Optimal Combination for Accurate Inference of Users Interests. JDIM 4(3): 169-174 (2006)
  • Yuval Elovici, Bracha Shapira, Adlay Meshiach: Cluster-analysis attack against a PRivAte Web solution (PRAW). Online Information Review 30(6): 624-643 (2006) 
  • Yuval Elovici, Chanan Glezer, Bracha Shapira: Enhancing customer privacy while searching for products and services on the world wide web. Internet Research 15(4): 378-399 (2005)
  • Bracha Shapira, Yuval Elovici, Adlay Meshiach, Tsvi Kuflik: PRAW - A PRivAcy model for the Web. JASIST 56(2): 159-172 (2005)Bracha Shapira, Meirav Taieb-Maimon, Yael Nemeth: Subjective and objective evaluation of interactive and automatic query expansion.Online Information Review 29(4): 374-390 (2005)
  • Yuval Elovici, Bracha Shapira, Paul B. Kantor: Using the Information Structure Model to Compare Profile-Based Information Filtering Systems. Inf. Retr. 6(1): 75-97 (2003)
  • Tsvi Kuflik, Bracha Shapira, Peretz Shoval: Stereotype-based Versus Personal-based Filtering Rules in Information Filtering Systems.JASIST 54(3): 243-250 (2003)
  • Zvi Boger, Tsvi Kuflik, Peretz Shoval, Bracha Shapira: Automatic keyword identification by artificial neural networks compared to manual identification by users of filtering systems. Inf. Process. Manage. 37(2): 187-198 (2001)
  • Bracha Shapira, Paul B. Kantor, Benjamin Melamed: The effect of extrinsic motivation on user behavior in a collaborative information finding system. JASIST 52(11): 879-887 (2001)
  • Uri Hanani, Bracha Shapira, Peretz Shoval: Information Filtering: Overview of Issues, Research and Systems. User Model. User-Adapt. Interact. 11(3): 203-259 (2001)
  • Paul B. Kantor, Endre Boros, Benjamin Melamed, Vladimir Menkov, Bracha Shapira, David J. Neu: Enabling technologies: capturing human intelligence in the Net. Commun. ACM 43(8): 112-115 (2000)


Bracha Shapira

Department of Information Systems Engineering

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Beer-Sheva p.o.b. 653 841051

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