Information Science and Technology Center Report for Sept 2000 - Sept 2005 Period

Information Science and Technology Center

Report for Sept 2000 - Sept 2005 Period

 

 

IV. Research Activities

(B) Awards and Honors.

ZORAN OBRADOVIC:

• Team leader for the best predictor in protein disorder category at fifth and the sixth critical assessments of structure prediction experiments (CASP 5 and CASP 6), 2002 and 2004.

Executive Committee Member:

• Greater Philadelphia Bioinformatics Alliance (BioAdvance, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Drexel University, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Penn State, Temple University, Thomas Jefferson University, University of Pennsylvania, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, The Wistar Institute), 2002 - Present.

Advisory Board and Scientific Committee:

• International Artificial Intelligence Knowledge Society, 2005 - Present

Editorial Board Member:

• International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics, 2005 - Present.

• Multiple Valued Logic journal, 1995 - Present.

• IEEE Trans. on Education, 1997- 2001.

• Journal of Computational Intelligence in Finance, 1995 - 1999.

Guest Editor:

Knowledge and Information Systems, Special Issue on Selected and Revised Papers from KDD-2000 Workshop on Distributed and Parallel Knowledge Discovery, vol. 3, no. 4, 2001. (co-edited with J. Ghosh, H. Kargupta and V. Kumar)

Journal of Computational Intelligence in Finance, Special Issue on Financial News Analysis using Distributed Data Mining, vol. 7, no. 2, March 1999, (co-edited with S.H. Rubin).

Journal of Computational Intelligence in Finance, Special Issue on Hybrid Neural Networks for Financial Forecasting, vol. 5, no. 1., January 1997.

Program Chair or Program Committee Member:

The 38th Symposium on the Interface of Statistics, Computing Science and Applications, Pasadena, CA, May 2006.

Sixth SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, Program Vice Chair for Bio-Medical Informatics Track, Bethesda, Maryland, April 2006.

5th IEEE Symposium on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Oct. 2005.

IEEE Region 8 EUROCON Int'l Conf. on Computer as a Tool, Belgrade, Serbia&Montenegro, Nov. 2005.

4th Int'l Conf. Computational Intelligence in Economics and Finance, special session on Forecasting Volatility in Financial Market, Salt Lake City, Utah, July 2005.

2005 IEEE Int'l Conf. Mechatronics and Automation, Niagara Falls, Canada, July, 2005.

Fifth SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, Newport Beach, CA, April, 2005.

Emerging Information Technology Conference, Princeton University, Oct. 2004.

Fourth SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, Orlando, FL, April, 2004.

Bioinformatics Workshop at the Fourth SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, Orlando, FL, April, 2004.

3rd Workshop on Bioinformatics in Data Mining (BIOKDD 2003), ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, 27th August, Washington, DC.

Third SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, San Francisco, CA, May, 2003.

Sixth Workshop on Mining Scientific Dataset, San Francisco, CA, May 2003.

• Second Workshop on Data Mining in Bioinformatics, The Eight ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, July 2002.

Int'l Conf. on Neural Networks Applications in Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, September 2002.

• Distributed and Parallel Knowledge Discovery Workshop, The Sixth ACM SIGKDD Int'l. Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, co-chair with P. Chan, J. Ghosh, H. Kargupta and V. Kumar, Boston, August, 2000.

• Soft Computing in Financial Markets Conference, Int'l Congress on Computational Intelligence

Methods and Applications, Rochester Institute of Technology, N.Y., June, 1999.

• Distributed and Parallel Data Mining Workshop, Knowledge Discovery in Databases Conference,

• New York City, N.Y., August, 1998.

4th Int'l Conf. on Neural Networks Applications in Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, September 1997.

Advising Expert:

• Bioinformatics Faculty Recruitment Committee, Faculty of Science and Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden, 2003.

Grant Proposal Review Panel Member:

• The National Science Foundation, Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Division of Information and Intelligent Systems, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2003 and 2004.

• The First Int'l Nonlinear Financial Forecasting Competition, Performance Analyst Evaluating Prediction Strategy Entries, 1996.

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ROLF LAKAEMPER

Invited Speaker:

• International Spatial Cognition Summer Institute (ISCSI) in Bad Zwischenahn, Germany, 24 Aug - 6 Sep 2003

• RoboCup Rescue Camp, Rome, Oct. 2004

Reviewer:

• 2004/5 Reviewer for IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI),

• Reviewer for IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP 2004), Singapore, 10/ 2004

• Reviewer for IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP 2005), Genova, 9/ 2005

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LONGIN JAN LATECKI

Editorial Board Member:

• Pattern Recognition

Conference Chair:

SPIE Conference on Vision Geometry XI, Seattle, Washington, July 2002.

SPIE Conference on Vision Geometry XII, San Jose, California, Jan. 2004.

IS&T-SPIE Conference on Vision Geometry XIII, San Jose, California, Jan. 2005.

• Demo and Poster Chair of the IEEE Workshop Object Tracking and Classification Beyond the Visible Spectrum, San Diego, California, June 2005.

IS&T-SPIE Conference on Vision Geometry XIV, San Jose, California, Jan. 2006.

Invited Speaker:

11th Int. Workshop on Combinatorial Image Analysis (IWCIA), Humbold University, Berlin, Germany, June 21-27,

11th Int. Conf. on Discrete Geometry for Computer Imagery (DGCI) in Naples, Italy, 19-21 November 2003.

Program Committee Member:

• Int. Conf. on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Hong Kong, China, August 2006

• 9th Pacific Rim Int. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI), Guilin, China, August 2006

• 11th Int. Workshop on Combinatorial Image Analysis (IWCIA), Humbold University, Berlin, Germany, June 2006

• IS&T/SPIE 18th Annual Symposium on Electronic Imaging, San Jose, California, January 2006

• IAPR Int. Conf. on Data Mining and Machine Learning, Leipzig, Germany, July 2005

• Int. Conf. on Advanced Data Mining and Applications, Wuhan, China, July 2005

• IEEE Workshop Object Tracking and Classification Beyond the Visible Spectrum, San Diego, California, June 2005

• SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, 2004.

Reviewer:

• National Science Foundation (NSF)

• IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI)

• IEEE Transactions on Image Processing

• IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics

• Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU)

• Graphical Models and Image Processing (GIMP)

• Information Sciences (IS)

• Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision (JMIV)

• Pattern Recognition (PR)

• Pattern Recognition Letters (PRL)

• Artificial Intelligence (AI)

• Image and Vision Computing Journal(IVC)

• Pattern Analysis and Applications Journal

• Computer & Graphics Journal

• Eurasip Journal on Applied Signal Processing

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VASILEIOS MEGALOOIKONOMOU

Awards:

• National Science Foundation, Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, 2003. Title: Extracting Patterns from Medical Image Databases, $401,422 for 5 years.

Conference Organization:

• Program co-Chair (Bioengineering), 3rd IEEE Symposium on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE), Washington, DC, March 10-12, 2003.

Program Committee Member:

• PC member, SIAM Data Mining Conference (SDM), 2004, 2005, 2006.

• PC member, International Workshop on Biomedical Data Engineering (BMDE), 2005, part of IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2005.

• PC member, 9th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Washington, DC, Aug. 24-27, 2003.

• PC member, International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA), Los Angeles, California, June 23-24, 2003.

• PC member, 3rd IEEE Symposium on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE), Washington, DC, March 10-12, 2003.

• PC member, the World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI) and the International Conference on Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis (ISAS), Orlando, Florida, 1998 and 1999.

Grant Proposal Review Panel Member:

• The National Science Foundation (NSF), Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Division of Information and Intelligent Systems, 2001, 2002 and 2003.

• The National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Centers for Biomedical Computing, May 2005.

Grant Proposal Reviewer:

• The United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), 2004.

• Kentucky Science and Engineering Foundation (KSEF), 2005.

Journal Reviewer:

• IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 2003-2004.

• IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 2001-2003.

• IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 2003.

• IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 2004.

• Image and Vision Computing, 2005.

• Information Processing Letters, 2004.

• NeuroImage, 2003.

• Journal of Systems and Software, 2003.

• Journal of Electronic Imaging, 2001-2002.

• Archives of General Psychiatry, 2000.

• Pattern Recognition, 2000.

Invited Talks:

• "Data Mining in 3D Medical Image Databases", Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics, University of Patras, Greece, June 2004.

• "Mining of Brain Image Data", A Decade of Neuroscience Informatics: Looking Ahead, The National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, Apr. 2004.

• "Extracting Patterns from 3-D Medical Image Databases", Computer Science Department, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, July 2003.

• "Data Mining in 3-D Medical Image Databases", General Robotics, Automation, Sensing, and Perception (GRASP) Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, July 2001.

• "Data Mining in Brain Imaging", Center for Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, Temple University, PA, May 2001.

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SLOBODAN VUCETIC

• Team member for the best predictor in protein disorder category at fifth and the sixth critical assessments of structure prediction experiments (CASP 5 and CASP 6), 2002 and 2004.

Reviewer for:

• 2004 NSF Panel Member - Grant proposal review for CISE Directorate.

• 2004, 2005 Kentucky Initiative - Grant proposal review.

• 2005 Best Technological Innovation Award, Serbian Science Foundation - Grant proposal review.

• IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics 2003.

• IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks 2004.

• IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 2003, 2005.

• Knowledge and Data Engineering, 2005.

• International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Mining, 2005.

• Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing, 2005, 2006.

• SIAM International Conf. on Data Mining, San Francisco, CA, 2003.

• International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, 2002.

Invited Lectures:

• "Target selection in structural genomics using contrast classifiers," 2005 Applied Mathematics Summer Workshop, Delaware State University.

• "Bioinformatics Approach to Study of Protein Disorder," at Concepts and Application in Proteomics and Bioinformatics Workshop, Temple University School of Medicine, 2003

• "Contrast Classifiers for Learning from Biased Biological Data," at Greater Philadelphia Bioinformatics Alliance, Retreat at Merion Tribute House, 2003.

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