Indexed Journal Publications (peer-reviewed)

2017
  • EF Legara and C Monterola, "Inferring Passenger Types from Commuter Eigentravel Matrices," Transportmetrica B: Transport Dynamics. Accepted.


2016
  • N Hu, EF Legara, GG Hung, KK Lee, and C Monterola, "Impacts of land use and amenities on public transport use, urban planning and design," Land Use Policy 57, pp. 356–367 (2016). [DOI]
  • C Monterola, EF Legara, P Di, KK Lee, GG Hung, "Non-invasive procedure to probe the route choices of commuters in rail transit systems Procedia Computer Science 80, 2016, Pages 2387–2391. Proceedings of International Conference on Computational Science, 2016. [DOI]
  • H-Y Xu, S-H Kuo, G Li, EF Legara, D Zhao, and C Monterola, "Generalized Cross Entropy Method for Estimating Joint Distribution from Incomplete Information," Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 453, pp. 162-172 (2016). [DOI]
  • C David, J Ong, and EF Legara, "Tweeting Supertyphoon Haiyan: Evolving functions of Twitter during and after a disaster event," PLOS ONE 11(3): e0150190 (2016).

2015
  • C David and EF Legara, "How Voters Combine Candidates on the Ballot: the Case of the Philippine Senatorial Elections," Int. J. of Public Opinion Research, 2015. [DOI]
  • EF Legara, KK Lee, GG Hung, and C Monteorla, "Mechanism-based model of a mass rapid transit system: A perspective,"  Int. J. Mod. Phys. Conf. Ser. 36, 1560011, 2015. [DOI]
  • N Othman, EF Legara, V Selvam, and C Monterola, "A Data-Driven Agent-Based Model of Congestion and Scaling Dynamics of Rapid Transit Systems," J of Comp. Sci. 10, pp. 338-350 (2015). [DOI]

2014
  • C Abundo, C Monterola, EF Legara, Criticality of forcing directions on the fragmentation and resilience of grid networks, Nature Scientific Reports 4, No. 6195, 2014. [DOI]
  • JF Valenzuela, C Monterola, EF Legara, X Fu, and SM Goh, "On Centripetal Flows of Entities in Scale--Free Networks with Nodes of Finite Capability," Complexity, 2014. [DOI]
  • C David, EF Legara, JM Atun, C Monterola, "News Frames of the Population Issue in the Philippines," International Journal of Communication 8, pp. 1247-1267 (2014). [PDF]
  • NB Othman, EF Legara, V Selvam, and C Monterola, "Simulating Congestion Dynamics of Train Rapid Transit using Smart Card Data," Procedia Computer Science 29, pp. 1610–1620 (2014). [DOI] [arXiv]
  • JF Valenzuela, EF Legara, X Fu, RSM Goh, R de Souza, and C Monterola, "A network perspective on the calamity–induced inaccessibility of communities and the robustness of centralized, landbound relief efforts," International Journal of Modern Physics C 25, 1450047 (2014).  [DOI] [Press Release]
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, KK Lee, GG Hung, "Critical capacity, travel time delays and travel time distribution of rapid mass transit systems," Physica A 406, pp. 100-106 (2014). [DOI]

2013
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, and C David, "Complex Network Tools in Building Expert Systems that Perform Framing Analysis," Expert Systems With Applications 40, Issue 11, pp. 4600–4608 (2013). [DOI]

2011
  • C David, EF Legara, JM Atun, and C Monterola"Finding Frames: Comparing Two Methods of Frame Analysis," Communication Methods and Measures 5, Issue 4,  pp. 329-351 (2011). [DOI]
  • A Longjas, EF Legara, and C Monterola, "Power law mapping in human area perception", Int J of Mod Phys C 22, Issue 5, pp. 495-503 (2011). [DOI]
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, and C Abundo, "Ranking of predictor variables based on effect size criterion provides an accurate means of automatically classifying opinion column articles", Physica A 390, Issue 1, pp. 110-119 (2011). [DOI]

2008-2010
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, C David, and JM Atun, "News Framing of Population and Family Planning Issues via Syntactic Network Analysis", Intl J of Mod Phys C 21, Issue: 1, pp. 51-65 (2010). [DOI]
  • I Crisologo, R Batac, A Longjas, EF Legara and C Monterola, "Visual and auditory cues significantly reduce human's intrinsic biases when tasked to generate a random number sequence", Intl J of Mod Phys C 21, Issue: 5, pp. 567-581 (2010). [DOI]
  • EF Legara, A Longjas, R Batac, "Competition in a social structure," Intl J of Mod Phys C 20 (1), pp. 1-7 (2009). [DOI]
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, DE Juanico, M Litong-Palima, C. Saloma, "Earning potential in multilevel marketing enterprises," Physica A 387, pp. 4889-4895 (2008). [DOI]

Articles in Transit
[1]     J Oon, NB Othman, EF Legara and C Monterola, "Modeling route choice decisions using an empirically-driven binomial logit model"  (submitted).


Conference Proceedings/Presentations
  • C Monterola, C Abundo, and EF Legara, "Power law distribution of networks’ lifetime in the presence of deformation memory", 2015 Conference on Complex Systems, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, September 2015.
  • EF Legara and C Monterola, "Identifying Passenger Type from Travel Routine," 2015 Conference on Complex Systems, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, September 2015.
  • N Huynh, EF Legara, and C Monterola, "A dynamical model of twitter activity profiles," Proceedings of 26th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media, Accepted: May 2015.
  • C David, EF Legara, and J Ong, "Twitter’s Functions in Disaster Relief and Recovery," 65th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, 21-25 May 2015.
  • C David and EF Legara, "Candidate Set Selection and Its Correlates: Philippine Senatorial Elections," 65th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, 21-25 May 2015.
  • C David, EF Legara, and J Ong, "Tweeting Supertyphoon Yolanda: Evolving Functions of Twitter During and After a Disaster Event," 65th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, 21-25 May 2015.
  • EF Legara, N Othman, GG Hung, and C Monterola, “Absence of a dominant transit route drives asymmetry in the route paths of commuter,” 2014 European Conference on Complex Systems, IMT Lucca, Italy, 12-26 September 2014.
  • C Abundo, EF Legara, LY Chew, C Monterola, “Urban Land Use as a Means of Modelling Travel Demand in Transport Networks2014 European Conference on Complex Systems, IMT Lucca, Italy, 12-26 September 2014.
  • N Othman, EF Legara, GG Hung, C Monterola, “Efficacy of using travel distance in inferring the regions of influence in multimodal transfer patterns2014 European Conference on Complex Systems, IMT Lucca, Italy, 12-26 September 2014.
  • JF Valenzuela, EF Legara, C Monterola, et al., “Network-based evaluation of relief operations in disaster-struck regions2014 European Conference on Complex Systems, IMT Lucca, Italy, 12-26 September 2014.
  • S Lu, X Li, L Wang, H Kasim, H Palit, T Hung, EF Legara, G Lee, “A Dynamic Hybrid Resource Provisioning Approach for Running Large-scale Computational Applications on Cloud Spot and On-demand Instances", 2nd IEEE international workshop of scalable computing for big data analytics (SC-BDA), in conjunction with the 19th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Dec 15, 2013.
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, T Hung and G Lee, "Cascade of travel duration delays in a rapid transport system," 2013 European Conference on Complex Systems, WTC Barcelona, 16-20 September 2013.
  • C Monterola, EF Legara, P Di, G Lee and T Hung, "Non-invasive procedure to probe the route choices of commuters in rail transit systems,"  2013 European Conference on Complex Systems, WTC Barcelona, 16-20 September 2013.
  • H Kasim, T Hung, EF Legara, C Monterola, G Lee, X Li, BS Lee, S Lu, L Wang, and V Jayaraman, "Scalable Complex System Modeling for Sustainable City," Sixth IEEE International Scalable Computing Challenge (SCALE 2013), Delft, Netherlands, 14-16 May 2013. 
  • C Abundo, C Monterola and EF Legara, "Criticality of Forcing Directions on the Clustering, Fragmentation and Resilience of Grid Networks," 2012 European Conference on Complex Systems, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 03-7 September 2012.
  • EF Legara, V Narang, SY Wong, SR Leong and A Gouaillard, "Modeling of Lymph Node and Activation of T-Cells: recent trends and a workable complex systems solution," 2012 European Conference on Complex Systems, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 03-7 September 2012.
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, C David, JM Atun, "Network Analysis in Media Framing Research," 2011 European Conference on Complex Systems, Vienna, Austria, 12-16 September 2011.
  • C David, JM Atun, EF Legara, C Monterola, "Finding frames: A comparison of two methods applied to news analysis of Philippine population policy coverage," 61st Annual ICA Conference, Boston Westin Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA, 26-30 May 2011.
  • C David, EF Legara, JM Atun, and C Monterola , "News Frames of the Population Issue in the Philippines: Do They Reflect Strategic Frames of Message Sources?," 60th Annual ICA Conference, Singapore, Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre, 22-26 June 2010.
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, C David, and JM Atun, "Topology of Surrounding Concepts in Frames: A Complex Network Approach," Plenary Presentation. Proceedings of the 28th SPP Congress (2010).
  • C Abundo, EF Legara, C Monterola, "Dependency of a Network's Resilience to Forcing Directions", Proceedings of the 28th SPP Congress (2010).
  • A Longjas, I Crisologo, R Batac, EF Legara, and C Monterola, "Simultaneous Visual And Auditory Cues Enhance Human Random Number Generation", Proceedings of the 28th SPP Congress (2010).
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, and C Abundo, "Opinion column articles author attribution:  an effect-size criterion approach," Proceedings of the 27th SPP Congress (2009).
  • A Presbitero, EF Legara, and C Monterola, "Global community structure allows emergence of cooperation in spatial prisoner’s dilemma," Proceedings of the 27th SPP Congress (2009).
  • C Abundo, EF Legara, and C Monterola, "Pressure Loading Leading to Failure of Edges in a Grid Network," Proceedings of the 27th SPP Congress (2009).
  • EF Legara, A Longjas, and R Batac, "An Analaytic Approach to Competition Dynamics," Proceedings of the 26th SPP Congress (2008).
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, and J Tugaff, "Targeted versus random schemes in family planning information spreading," Proceedings of the 26th SPP Congress (2008).
  • EF Legara, I Crisologo, A Longjas, and C Monterola, "Dual scaling law in human area perception of concentric circles," Proceedings of the 26th SPP Congress (2008).
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, C David, and JM Atun, "News framing of population and family planning issues via semantic network analysis," Proceedings of the 26th SPP Congress (2008).
  • EF Legara, A Presbitero, C Monterola, and J Tugaff, "Random and targeted course deletions in curriculum network," Proceedings of the 26th SPP Congress (2008).
  • A Longjas, I Crisologo, C Monterola, and EF Legara, "A procedure for generating a random number sequence using at least seven individuals," Proceedings of the 26th SPP Congress (2008).
  • EF Legara, DE Juanico, C Monterola, and C Saloma, “Growth and Robustness of Multilevel Marketing Company,” Proceedings of the 25th SPP Congress (2007).
  • EF Legara and A Longjas, “Modeling the Dynamics of Competition Between Telecommunications Companies,” Proceedings of the 25th SPP Congress (2007).
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, M Litong‐Palima, and C Saloma, “Preferential Attachment Model of Multilevel Marketing” Proceedings of the 24th SPP Congress, ISSN 1656‐2666 Vol. 3, 2006.
  • SD Separa and EF Legara, “Scientific Collaboration in the SPP Physics Congress in 2001‐2005,” Proceedings of the 24th SPP Congress, ISSN 1656‐2666 Vol. 3, 2006.
  • EF Legara, C Monterola, M Litong‐Palima, and C Saloma, “Dynamical Model and Strategies for Network Marketing” Symposium of the Mathematical Aspects of Computer Science, 2006.
  • EF Legara, M Litong‐Palima, C Saloma, “Robustness of Multilevel Network Marketing Plans Under In[luenced Quitting,” Proceedings of the 23rd SPP Congress, ISSN 1656‐2666 Vol. 2, 2005.
  • JA Balista, EF Legara, JJ Escay, “Population’s Response to Depth Ambiguity: Patterns in Angle Dependence,” Proceedings of the 23rd SPP Congress, ISSN 1656‐2666 Vol. 2, 2005
  • EF Legara, M Litong‐Palima, C Saloma, “Behavior of an Evolving Business Network in a Social Network,” Proceedings of the 22nd    SPP Congress, ISSN 1656‐2666 Vol. 1, 2004.

Member of Editorial Board (Article Referee)
  • Modern Physics Letters B (since 2012) | keywords: statistical physics and applied physics
  • International Journal of Modern Physics B (since 2012) | keywords: statistical physics and applied physics
  • Quantitative Finance (since 2010) | keywords: mutual funds, empirical finance, statistical methods, monte carlo methods, performance evaluation
  • Proceedings of the Samahang Pisika ng Pilipinas Congress (2007-2010) | keywords: complex networks, social networks, monte carlo methods, statistical physics, computational physics

Other Scientific Works (published/unpublished)

Opinion Article on S&T in the Philippines

Working Papers
  • R Batac and EF Legara, "Return time analysis of transmitted firings in a complex network". (for submission: Jan 2012)