Kun (Maggie) Hu  Kun  (Maggie) Hu photo       

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Research Scientist: Public Health Research, IBM AoT member
Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA, USA
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Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  ACM SIGSPATIAL  |  IBM Academy of Technology  |  INFORMS  |  Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)


2015

A Modeling Framework to Accelerate Food-borne Outbreak Investigations
Hu, K., Renly S., Edlund S., Davis M., Kaufman J.
Food Control59, 53-58, 2015

Predicting unobserved contacts from Ebola epidemic data
Biano S, Hu K, Kaufman JH., Schwartz IB
Ebola Modeling Workshop, 2015

A Study of Environmental Factors Impact on the Dynamics of Mosquito Population in Modeling Dengue Fever
Hu, K., Bianco S., Edlund S., Kaufman J.
Impact of Environmental Changes on Infectious Diseases 2015 (IECID 2015)

The impact of human behavioral changes in 2014 West Africa Ebola outbreak
Hu, K., Bianco S., Edlund S., Kaufman J.
SBP 2015


2014

System Dynamics Models of Dengue Fever: Learning from Different Levels of Modeling Assumptions and Complexity
Hu K., Kaufman J.
INFORMS 2014

A likelihood-based approach to identifying contaminated food products using sales data: performance and challenges
Kaufman J., Lessler J., Harry A., Edlund S., Hu K., et al
PLoS Computational Biology 10(7), 2014


2013

Accelerating Investigation Of Food-Borne Disease Epidemics Through Pro-Active Modeling Of Food Distributions
Hu K., Dorr D., Kaufman J., Renly S., Edlund S., Davis M., Douglas J., Lessler J., Filter M., Kaesbohrer A., Appel B., and Thoens C.
IFT 13, 2013

Modeling the Dynamics of Dengue Fever
K. Hu, C. Thoens, S. Bianco, S. Edlunda M. Davis, J. Douglas, J.H. Kaufman
The 2013 International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, & Prediction (SBP 2013)

The effect of antibody-dependent enhancement, cross immunity, and vector population on the dynamics of dengue fever
K. Hu, C. Thoens, S. Bianco, S. Edlunda M. Davis, J. Douglas, J.H. Kaufman
Journal of Theoretical Biology319, 64-72, 2013

A generic open-source software framework supporting scenario simulations in bioterrorist crises
Falenski A, Filter M, Thons C, Weiser AA, Wigger JF, Davis M, Douglas JV, Edlund S, Hu K, Kaufman JH, Appel B, Kosbohrer A
Biosecurity and Bioterrorism 11(suppl. 1), S134-S145, 2013


2012

The SpatioTemporal Epidemiological Modeler: An open source framework for modeling infectious disease
Kaufman JH, Edlund S, Davis M, Hu K.
EE2 (EPIWORK/EPIFOR) 2nd International Workshop, Facing the Challenge of Infectious Diseases, 2012

The Spatiotemporal Epidemiological Modeler, an Eclipse framework for spatial and temporal modeling of infectious diseases.
Thoens C, Filter M, Kaesbohrer A, Appel B, Kaufman JH, Edlund S, Davis M, Hu K.
Eclipse Integrated Development Day 2012

An open-source community resource for epidemiological modelling in bioterroristic or agroterroristic crisis situations.
Falenski A, Thoens C, Filter M, Kaesbohrer A, Kaufman J, Edlund S, Davis M, Douglas J, Hu K, Appel B
Future Security 2012, 7th meeting on this topic sponsored by the Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Process and Ergonomics (FKE).

A community resource for spatial, temporal and food chain epidemiological modelling to assess risks in bio-terroristic or agro-terroristic crisis situations
Falenski A, Thoens C, Filter M, Kaesbohrer A, Appel B, Kaufman JH, Edlund S, Davis M, Douglas JV, Hu K.
ISVEE 13, Building Bridges, Crossing Borders, the annual meeting of the International Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics, 2012

The SpatioTemporal Epidemiological Modeler: an open source framework for modeling food-borne disease.
Kaufman JH, Davis M, Douglas JV, Edlund S, Hu K, Filter M, Wigger J-F, Thoens C, Weiser AA, Kaesbohrer A, Appel B.
ISVEE 13, Building Bridges, Crossing Borders, the annual meeting of the International Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics, 2012

Disease Dynamics in Three Models of Dengue Fever
Hu, K., Kaufman J., Edlund S., Davis M., Thoens C.
Industrial Engineering Research Conference (ISERC12), 2012

Accelerating investigation of food-borne disease epidemics using pro-active geospatial modeling of food distribution
Dorr, D., Hu, K., Kaufman J., Edlund S., Davis M.
20th ACM SIGSPATIAL, HealthGIS 2012


2011

Modeling Dengue Fever: An extra large data challenge
Hu, K., Kaufman J., Edlund S., Davis M., Thoens C.,
Extremely Large Databases Conference (XLDB5), 2011

STEM: A Platform for Modeling Complex Zoonotic Disease
Hu, K., Kaufman J., Edlund S., Davis M., Thoens C.,
Industrial Engineering Research Conference (ISERC12), 2011

Development of an individual-based model for polioviruses: Implications of the selection of network type and outcome metrics
H. Rahmandad, K. Hu, R.J. Duintjer Tebbens, K.M. Thompson
Epidemiology and Infection139, 836-848, 2011

Factors influencing the risk of falls in the construction industry: a review of the evidence
Kun Hu, Hazhir Rahmandad, Tonya Smith-Jackson
Construction Management and Economics29, 397-416, 2011


2010

An Agent-Based Model to Explore Network Impact on Poliovirus Transmission
Hu K., Rahmandad H.
ISREC 10, 2010

Developing an Agent-Based Model for Poliovirus Transmission for Post-eradication Outbreak Response
Hu K., Rahmandad H.
INFORMS 10, 2010

Modeling rework Cycle: Multiple Errors per Task
H. Rahmandad, K. Hu
System Dynamics Review26, 291-315, 2010


2009

Factors Influencing Risk of Falls: A Review of Evidence in Construction
Hu K., Rahmandad H., Smith-Jackson T., Winchester W.
Industrial Engineering Research Conference (ISERC09), 2009

Factors Influencing Risk of Falls in Construction
Hu K., Rahmandad H., Smith-Jackson T., Winchester W.
XXIst Annual International Occupational Ergonomics and Safety Conference (ISOES 09), 2009


2008

Modeling Rework Cycle, Comparing Alternative Formulations
Rahmandad H., Hu K., Ratnarajah T.
International System Dynamics Conference, 2008

Modeling Product Development Rework Cycle
Rahmandad H., Hu K.
INFORMS 08, 2008