Business Analytics Lab

Welcome to the Business Analytics Laboratory, established at the Department of Management Science and Technology of the Athens University of Economics and Business, and headed by Diomidis Spinellis. Here we research, develop, and disseminate software, systems, methods, and practices associated with the following areas.

  • Software engineering and management science applications of business analytics
  • Business analytics software and systems
  • Data analytics approaches for IT security
  • Industrial adoption of business analytics applications and systems
  • Optimization methods in business analytics
  • Recent Publications

      • Nikolaos Vasilakis, Nancy Pouloudi, Diomidis Spinellis, and Niki Tsouma. Enabling practices for information systems adoption in the complex context of greek e-government. In MCIS 2018: Proceedings of the 12th Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems. September 2019.
      • Diomidis Spinellis and Paris Avgeriou. Evolution of the Unix system architecture: an exploratory case study. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 2019. To appear.
      • Dimitris Mitropoulos, Panos Louridas, Vitalis Salis, and Diomidis Spinellis. All Your Script Are Belong to Us: Collecting and Analyzing JavaScript Code from 10K Sites for 9 Months. March 2019. doi:10.5281/zenodo.2593266.
      • Dimitris Mitropoulos, Panos Louridas, Vitalis Salis, and Diomidis Spinellis. Time present and time past: analyzing the evolution of JavaScript code in the wild. In 16th International Conference on Mining Software Repositories: Technical Track, MSR '19. 2019. To appear.
      • Dimitris Mitropoulos, Panos Louridas, Michalis Polychronakis, and Angelos D. Keromytis. Defending against Web application attacks: approaches, challenges and implications. IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, 16(2):188–203, March 2019.
      • Linos Giannopoulos, Eirini Degkleri, Panayiotis Tsanakas, and Dimitris Mitropoulos. Pythia: identifying dangerous data-flows in Django-based applications. In Proceedings of the 12th Workshop on Systems Security (EuroSec '19), colocated with the 14th European Conference on Computer Systems (EuroSys '19). 2019. To appear.
      • Vasiliki Efstathiou and Diomidis Spinellis. Source code embeddings. February 2019. doi:10.5281/zenodo.2558730.
      • Chioteli Efstathia, Batas Ioannis, and Spinellis Diomidis. Does Unit-Tested Code Crash? A Case Study of Eclipse. January 2019. doi:10.5281/zenodo.2546790.