Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing,
(IIITD&M) Kancheepuram, Chennai - 600 127

(An Institute of National Importance Fully Funded by Govt of India)

Faculty Profile

Dr. Nargis Pervin

Visiting Faculty

U. G  :  B.Sc., Mathematics, July, 2004,University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India
P. G  :   M.Sc., Industrial Mathematics and Informatics, November, 2006, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India
             M.Tech., Computer Science, Aug, 2009, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India
PhD  :  National University of Singapore, Singapore
Email   : nargis@iiitdm.ac.in       Phone   : +91-44-27476368


  • Data Science
  • Data Mining

Research Interests

  • Social Network Mining
  • Big Data Analysis
  • Econometric Modeling
  • Recommender System


  • International Conference on Information Systems, Orlando, Florida, US, Dec 2012
  • Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems,Jeju Island, South Korea,June 2013
  • Workshop on Information Technology and Systems,Milan, Italy,Dec 2013
  • International Conference on Information Systems,Auckland, New Zealand, Dec 2014
  • Human Computer Interaction International,Los Angeles, USA, Aug 2015
  • Student Awards - National University of Singapore, School of Computing, Research Fellowship (2010-2014)
  • Student Awards - National Institute of Informatics, Japan ,NII International Internship Fellowship (March, 2013- Aug, 2013)

Other Details

  • Reviewer for European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), 2012
  • Reviewer for International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), 2013
  • Member, Association for Information Systems, 2012 to Present


  • Research Internship at National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
  • Junior Systems Consultant at Metalogic Systems,Kolkata, India


  • Pervin, N., Nishant, R., "Food for Thought: Managing Secondary data for Research Summary" 2015. Submitted to Palgrave Macmillan.


  • Pervin, N., Fang, F., Datta,A., Dutta, K., VanderMeer, D. "Fast, Scalable, and Context-Sensitive Detection of Trending Topics in Microblog Post Streams." ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems, Vol. 3, No. 4, Article. 19, 2013
  • Datta,A., Dutta, K., Kajnan, S., Pervin, N. "A mobile app search engine." ACM Mobile Networks and Applications(MONET), Vol. 18, No. 1, pages: 42-59, 2013
  • Pervin, N., Kajanan, S., Ramasubbu,N., Dutta, K., Datta, A.,Takeoff and Survival of Apps in Mobile Platform Ecosystems: An Empirical Analysis of iOS and Android Apps" 2014. Submitted to Production and Operation Management.

Conference and Workshop Publications

  • Pervin,N., Layek,L., Das,N. "Localized algorithms for connected set covering problems in wireless sensor networks", International Conference on Parallel Distributed and Grid Computing (PDGC), 2010
  • Datta,A., Dutta,K., Kajanan,S., Pervin,N., "A Mobile App Search Engine", Mobile Computing, Applications, and Services(MobiCASE), 2011
  • Fang,F., Pervin,N.,Datta,A., Dutta,K., VenderMeer,D. "Detecting Twitter Trends in Real Time", Workshop on Information Technology and Systems (WITS), 2011
  • Kajanan,S., Pervin,N., Ramasubbu,N.,Dutta,K., Datta, A., "Takeoff and Sustained Success of Apps in Hypercompetitive Mobile Platform Ecosystems: An Empirical Analysis", International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), 2012
  • Ramasubbu,N., Kajanan,S., Pervin,N.,Dutta,K., Datta, A."Surviving Hyper-Competitive, Unforgiving Platform Ecosystems: Examining Developer Strategies in iOS and Android Marketplaces." Workshop on Information Technology and Systems (WITS), 2012
  • Pervin,N., Datta, A., Dutta, K. "Towards Generating Recommendations on Large Dynamically Growing Domains.", Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems(PACIS), 2013
  • Cazabet, R.,Pervin,N., Toriumi, F., Takeda, H. "Information Diffusion on Twitter: everyone has its chance, but all chances are not equal", International Conference on Signal-Image Technology and Internet-Based Systems (SITIS), 2013
  • Pervin,N., Cazabet, R., Datta, A., Toriumi, F., Takeda, H. "User Roles in the time of Crisis: A social Media Analysis", Workshop on Information Technology and Systems (WITS), 2013
  • Pervin,N., Takeda, H., Toriumi, F. "Factors Affecting Retweetability : An Event-Centric Analysis on Twitter", International Conference on Information Systems(ICIS), 2014
  • Pervin, N., Phan, T.Q.,Datta, A., Takeda, H., Toriumi, F. "Hashtag Popularity on Twitter: Analyzing Co-occurrence of Multiple Hashtags", HCI International, 2015