Erisa Terolli

Erisa Terolli

Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik
Department 5: Databases and Information Systems
 office: Campus E1 4, Room 405
Saarland Informatics Campus
66123 Saarbrücken
 phone: +49 681 9325-5105
 web: Personal Webpage

Research Interests

  • Graph Mining
  • Computational Data/Social Science


  • Ernst, P.; Terolli, E.; Weikum, G; LongLife: a Platform for Personalized Search for Health and Life Sciences, In ISWC'19, In International Semantic Web Conference (pdf), (demo)
  • Guimareas, A.; Balalau, O.; Terolli, E.; Weikum, G; Analyzing the Traits and Anomalies of Political Discussions on Reddit , In Proceedings of International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media ICWSM'19 (pdf)
  • Chierichetti, F.; Kumar, R.; Panconesi, A.; Terolli, E.; On the Distortion of Locality Sensitive Hashing,SIAM Journal on Computing 48(2), 350–372. (pdf)
  • Antenore, M.; Leone, G.; Panconesi, A.; Terolli, E.; Together we buy, alone i quit: Some experimental studies of online persuaders. In Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Digital Tools and Uses Congress, DTUC'18.(pdf)
  • Antenore, M.; Panconesi, A.; Terolli, E.; Songs of the Future Past: An Experimental Study on Online Persuaders. In ICWSM '18: The International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media.
  • De Stefani, L.; Terolli, E.; Upfal, E.; Tiered Sampling: An Efficient Method for Approximate Counting Sparse Motifs in Massive Graph Streams. In IEEE Big Data ’17: IEEE Conference in Big Data [pdf].
  • Chierichetti, F.; Kumar, R.; Panconesi, A.; Terolli, E.; The Distortion of Locality Sensitive Hashing. In ITCS ’17: Innovations in Theoretical Computer Science [pdf].
  • Bressan, M.; Leucci, S.; Panconesi, A.; Raghavan, R.; Terolli, E.; The Limits of Popularity-Based Recommendations, and the Role of Social Ties . In KDD ’16: ACM SIGKDD Conferenceon Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining.[pdf]
  • Topal, A.; Altun, O.; Terolli, E.; Dynamic Virtual Bats Algorithms (DVBA) for Minimization of Supply Chain Cost with Embedded Risk. In EMS ’14: European Modelling Symposium,October 2014.
  • Terolli, E.; Hakrama, I.; Modeling a Career Office System with UML. In ISCIM ’13: International Symposium on Computing in Informatics and Mathematics.

Recent Positions


  • November 2014 - February 2018:
    Ph.D. studies in Computer Science at Sapienza University of Rome
    Title of Ph.D. Thesis: Market,Friends and Motifs: Mining Social and Market Forces in the Online Domain (supervisor: Prof. Dr. Alessandro Panconesi)
  • October 2013 - July 2014:
    Master Studies in Computer Engineering at the Epoka University
  • July 2009 - July 2013:
    Bachelor Studies in Computer Engineering at the Epoka University



  • Biking
  • Cooking
  • Travelling