Publications and presentations

Shaw Taylor, L., Fiore, A.T., Mendelsohn, G.A., and C. Cheshire. (2010). A Second Chance to Make a First Impression: Factors Affecting the Longevity of Online Dating Relationships. Poster presented at the 4th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, Washington, DC. [Original submission]

Fiore, A.T., Shaw Taylor, L., Mendelsohn, G.A., and C. Cheshire. (2010). Whom we (say we) want: Stated and actual preferences in online dating. Poster presented at the Eleventh Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV.

Shaw Taylor, L., Fiore, A.T., Mendelsohn, G.A., and C. Cheshire. (2010). More Than Just a Pretty Face? The Relative Importance of Physical Attractiveness in Initial Attraction and Dating. Poster presented at the Eleventh Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV.

Fiore, A.T., Shaw Taylor, L., Zhong, X., Mendelsohn, G.A., and C. Cheshire. (2010) Who's right and who writes: People, profiles, contacts, and replies in online dating. In proceedings of Hawai'i International Conference on System Sciences 43, Persistent Conversation minitrack.

Nagarajan, M. and Hearst, M.A. (2009) An Examination of Language Use in Online Dating Profiles. In proceedings of 3rd International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2009), San Jose, CA.

Shaw Taylor, L., Fiore, A.T., Cheshire, C., Mendelsohn, G. A., and X. Zhong. (2009) Self-Worth and Romantic Partner Evaluation and Selection. Poster presented at Association for Psychology Science 21st Annual Conference, San Francisco, Calif.

Fiore, A.T., Shaw Taylor, L., Mendelsohn, G.A., and M.A. Hearst. (2008) "Assessing Attractiveness in Online Dating Profiles." In proceedings of ACM Computer-Human Interaction 2008, Florence, Italy.

Fiore, A.T. (2006) "Revealing Communication Patterns in an Online Dating System." Workshop position paper, Social Visualization Workshop, CHI 2006, Montreal, Canada.

Fiore, A.T., and J.S. Donath. (2005) "Homophily in Online Dating: When Do You Like Someone Like Yourself?." Short paper, ACM Computer-Human Interaction 2005, Portland, Ore.

Mendelsohn, G.A., and L.H. Shaw. (2005) Computer-Mediated Relating: Liking and Self-Disclosure in Online Interactions.

Fiore, A.T., and J.S. Donath. (2004) "Online Personals: An Overview." Short paper, ACM Computer-Human Interaction 2004, Vienna, Austria.

Fiore, A.T., Frost, J., and J.S. Donath. (2004) "'Scientists, designers seek same for good conversation': A Workshop on Online Dating." Workshop, ACM Computer-Human Interaction 2004, Vienna, Austria.

Fiore, A.T. (2004) Romantic Regressions: An Analysis of Behavior in Online Dating Systems, Master's thesis, MIT Media Lab.

Shaw, L.H. (2004) Liking and Self-Disclosure in Computer-Mediated and Face-to-Face Interactions. Master's thesis, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Psychology.

Mendelsohn, G.A., Bleiweiss, O., Canny, J., and M. Williams. Variations in Role-playing and Personality "Leakage" as a Function of Communication Medium. [PDF]

Additional materials

Presentation [PPT] given by Marti Hearst about our online dating research, CITRIS sessions

Attraction, Selection, and Satisfaction -- Understanding what makes happy couples, an annotated bibliography by Andrew Fiore