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Publications 2009

Computer Science

Publications 2009


  • J. Pach and M. Sharir: Combinatorial Geometry and its Algorithmic Applications: The Alcala Lectures, Mathematical Surveys and Monographs, Vol. 152, American Mathematical Society, Providence, 2009
  • P. Brass,W. Moser, J. Pach: Research Problems in Discrete Geometry, Japanese translation: Springer, Tokyo, 2009

Journal Articles

  • Mikhail Atallah, Marina Blanton, Nelly Fazio, and Keith Frikken: Dynamic and Efficient Key Management for Access Hierarchies. ACM Transaction on Information and System Security (TISSEC), 12(3):1–43 (2009)
  • Igor V. Maslov, Izidor Gertner: A unified approach to image registration and object recognition with a hybrid evolutionary algorithm", in "Emerging intelligent computing technology and applications with aspects of artificial intelligence.” LNAI vol.5755, Springer:74-84 (2009)
  • A. Kawaguchi, M. Inaishi, H. Kondo, and M. Kondo: Towards the Development of Intelligent Navigation Support Systems for Group Shipping and Global Marine Traffic Control. IET Intelligent Transport Systems, 3(3): 257-267 (2009), doi:10.1049/iet-its.2008.0080
  • M. Inaishi, H. Kondo, A. Kawaguchi: Impact of Route Dimensions on Ship Agent Group Navigation. Japan Institute of Navigation, Vol. 121 (2009)
  • A. Mowshowitz and N. Kumar: Then there were three. IEEE Computer, 42(2): 106-108 (2009)
  • J. Pach and G. Toth: Degenerate crossing numbers. Discrete and Computational Geometry 41: 376-384 (2009)
  • J.Pach, G. Tardos, and G. Toth: Indecomposable coverings. Canadian Mathematical Bulletin 52 (3): 451-463 (2009)
  • J. Fox and J. Pach: A bipartite analogue of Dilworth's theorem for multiple partial orders. European Journal of Combinatorics 30: 1846-1853(2009)
  • X. Chen, J. Pach, M. Szegedy, and G. Tardos: Delaunay graphs of point sets in the plane with respect to axis-parallel rectangles. Random Structures and Algorithms 34:11-23 (2009)
  • J. Pach and G. Toth: Decomposition of multiple coverings into many parts. Discrete and Computational Geometry 42: 127-133 (2009)
  • E. Ezra, J. Pach, and M. Sharir: On regular vertices of the union of planar objects. Discrete and Computational Geometry 41: 216-231 (2009)
  • R. Fulek, A. Holmsen, J. Pach,: Intersecting convex sets by rays. Discrete and Computational Geometry 42 (3): 343-358 (2009)
  • J. Pach and G. Tardos: Conflict-free colorings of graphs and hypergraphs. Combinatorics, Probability & Computing 18: 819-834 (2009)
  • A. Dumitrescu, J. Pach, and G. Toth: A note on blocking visibility between points. Geombinatorics 19 (1): 67-73 (2009)
  • K. Ravindran: “Management Intelligence in Service-level Reconfiguration of Distributed Network Applications”, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Service-oriented Computing: Agents, Semantics, and Engineering), Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, vol.5907:95-110, Nov. (2009)
  • K. Ravindran, K. A. Kwiat, and P. Hurley: Adaptive Voting Algorithms for Reliable Dissemination of Data in Fault-prone Distributed Environments. Intl. Journal of Business Intelligence and Data Mining, Inderscience Publ., 3(3): 277-304, Oct. (2008)
  • G. Baumslag, B. Fine, C.F. Miller, and D. Troeger,: Virtual Properties of Cyclically Pinched One-Relator Groups. International Journal of Algebra and Computation, 19(2):213-227 (2009)
  • Jianting Zhang, Le Gruenwald, Michael Gertz, VDM-RS: A Visual Data Mining System for Exploring and Classifying Remotely Sensed Images. Computers & Geosciences, 35(9): 1827-1836. [doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2009.02.006]. ISSN 0098-3004
  • Jianting Zhang, Michael Gertz, Le Gruenwald, Efficiently Managing Large-Scale Raster Species Distribution Data in PostgreSQL. Proceedings of ACM-GIS'09, Nov. 4-6, Seattle, WA. (doi: 10.1145/1653771.1653815) (Full paper acceptance rate 38/185)
  • Jianting Zhang, Quinn Hart, Michael Gertz, Carlos Rueda, Jeffrey Bergamini, Sensor data dissemination systems using Web-based standards: A case study of publishing data in support of evapotranspiration models in California. Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, 26(1), pp. 35-52. (doi: 10.1080/10286600802003567). ISSN 1028-6608
  • Angelo Lucia, Jae W. Lee, Jianting Zhang, Ann Zimmerman, DataNet: An Emerging Cyber-infrastructure for Sharing, Re-Using & Preserving Data for Scientific Discovery & Learning. The American Institute of Chemical Engineers Journal (AIChe Journal), Wiley-Blackwell. (10.1002/aic.12085) (Invited perspective article)
  • Kate S. He, Jianting Zhang, Testing the Correlation between Beta Diversity and Differences in Productivity among Global Ecoregions, Biomes, and Biogeographical Realms. Ecological Informatics 4(2), 93-98 [doi:10.1016/j.ecoinf.2009.01.003] ISSN 1574-9541
  • Duccio Rocchini, Kate S. He, Jianting Zhang, Is spectral distance a proxy of beta diversity at different taxonomic ranks? A test using quantile regression. Ecological Informatics 4(4), 254-259. [doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2009.07.001]. ISSN 1574-9541
  • T. Wang, Z. Zhu, E. Blasch: Bio-Inspired Adaptive Hyperspectral Imaging for Target Tracking. IEEE Sensors Journal, Special issue on Enhancement Algorithms, Methodologies & Technology for Spectral Sensing, accepted June 2009
  • Z. Zhu: Mobile Sensors for Security and Surveillance. Journal of Applied Security Research, the Haworth Press, 4 (1&2):79–100, January 2009 (invited paper)


Conference Papers, Proceedings, Book Chapters
  • A. KawaguchiJ. Wei, Y. Noda, T. Miyoshi, and K. Terashima: A Study on the Safety and Drivability Enhancement of Mobile Wheelchairs. In the International Conference of Computing in Engineering, Science and Information (ICC2009), Fullerton, California, April 2009, pp. 384-387
  • A. Kawaguchi and C. Chan, Community Support for Disabled Bus Riders: What Can We Do? In the International Conference of Computing in Engineering, Science and Informatics (ICC2009), Fullerton, California, April 2009, pp. 100-103
  • A. Kawaguchi, A. Mondal, N. Montesdeoca, S. Govind, and M. Lee, PADMA Database: Pathogen Associated Drosophila MicroArray Database. In the International Conference of Computing in Engineering, Science and Information (ICC2009), Fullerton, California, April 2009, pp. 63-66
  • M. Lee, A. Mondal, N. Montesdeoca, C. Small, A. Kawaguchi, and S. Govind, Easy Retrieval and Comparison of Microarray Data of Pathogen-Infected Drosophila through PADMA Database. In the 50th Annual Genetic Society of America's Drosophila Research Conference, Chicago, Illinois, March 2009
  • M. Dehmer and A. Mowshowitz: On measuring the complexity of sets of graphs using graph entropy, in Advanced Computational Technologies, B. Iantovics, ed. Romanian Academy Press, Bucharest, in press
  • A. Mowshowitz: Entropy of digraphs and infinite graphs, in Towards an Information Theory of Complex Networks: Statistical Methods and Applications, M. Dehmer, F. Emmert-Streib, and A. Mehler, eds., Springer/Birkhäuser (in press)
  • A. Mowshowitz and V. Mitsou: Entropy, orbits and spectra of graphs, in Analysis of Complex Networks: From Biology to Linguistics, M. Dehmer, ed., Wiley-VCH: Weinheim (2009), 1-22
  • A. Mowshowitz, G. Bent, and P. Dantressangle, Aligning network structures: embedding a logical dynamic distributed database in a MANET, Annual Conference of the International Technology Alliance, 2009
  • G. Bent, P. Dantressangle, P. Stone, D. Vyvyan, A. Mowshowitz, Exprimental evaluation of the performance and scalability of a dynamic distributed federated database, Annual Conference of the International Technology Alliance, 2009
  • E. Ackerman, J. Fox, J. Pach, and A. Suk: On grids in topological graphs, in: Proceedings 24th annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, ACM Press, 2009, 403-412
  • J. Pach and G. Toth: Families of convex sets not representable by points, in: Indian Statistical Institute Platinum Jubilee Series, Algorithms, Architecture and Information Systems Security (B. B.Bhattacharya et al.), World Scientific, Singapore, 2009, 43-53
  • B. Keszegh, J. Pach, D. Palvolgyi, and G. Toth: Cubic graphs have bounded slope parameter, in: Graph Drawing 2008 (I. G. Tollis and M. Patrignani, eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5417, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2009, 50-60
  • J. Fox and J. Pach: A separator theorem for string graphs and its applications, in: Proc. WALCOM: Algorithms and Computation, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5431, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2009, 1-14
  • K. Ravindran, M. Rabby, and S. Elmetwaly. "Management Intelligence for Optimal Resource Allocations in Network Server Systems", Accepted (Nov.'09) for publication IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium, Osaka (Japan), April 2010.
  • K. Ravindran. "Information-theoretic Treatment of Sensor Measurements in Networked Embedded Systems", Accepted (Nov.'09) for publication IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium, Osaka (Japan), April 2010.
  • M. Rabby, K. Ravindran, Jun Wu. " Distributed Adaptation Algorithms for Rate Controlled Video Multicast over Shared Infrastructure Networks", Accepted (Nov.'09) for publication Second Intl. Conference on Communication Systems and Networks, IEEE Com.Soc.,ACM-SIGMOBILE, Bangalore (India), Jan. 2010.
  • K. Ravindran, M. Rabby, and Jun Wu. "Protocol-level Reconfigurations for Autonomic Management of Distributed Network Services", in 3rd IEEE Workshop on Autonomic Communications and Network Management (ACNM 2009), New York City (USA), June 2009
  • Jun Wu and K. Ravindran. "Optimization Algorithms for Proxy Server Placement in Content Distribution Networks", in 3rd IEEE Workshop on Autonomic Communications and Network Management (ACNM 2009), New York City (USA), June 2009.
  • K. Ravindran. "Reconfigurable Peer-to-Peer Connectivity Overlays for Information Assurance Applications", in IEEE Intl. Conf. on Communications: Symp. on Communications and Information Security (ICC 2009), Dresden (Germany), June 2009.
  • K. Ravindran, M. Rabby, and X. Liu. "Bandwidth Measurement and Management for End-to-End Connectivity over IP Networks", in proc. 3rd IEEE Intl. Workshop on Intelligent Networking: Adaptation, Communication and Reconfiguration (IAMCOM 2009), Bangalore (India), Jan.2009.
  • K. Ravindran, and M. Rabby. "Online Control Techniques for Optimal Management of Bandwidth over Shared Infrastructure Networks", In proc. 33rd Annual IEEE conf. on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2008), Montreal (Canada), Oct.2008.
  • Z.N. Li and Jie Wei, "Feature Localization and Shape Indexing for Content Based Image Retrieval", Chap. 2, in Computational intelligence and its applications, edited by X. Yao et. al., USTC Press, 2009 (invited).
  • Michael Gertz, Carlos Rueda, Jianting Zhang, Interoperability and Data Integration in the Geosciences. Book chapter in Arie Shoshani and Doron Rotem (Editors): Scientific Data Management: Challenges, Existing Technology, and Deployment. Dec. 2009, Chapman & Hall/CRC. ISBN 1420069802.
  • Jianting Zhang, Efficiently managing large scale species range maps in a spatial database environment, Proceedings of 17th International Conference on GeoInformatics, Aug 12-14, 2009, Fairfax, VA. (DOI: 10.1109/GEOINFORMATICS.2009.5293395).
  • H. Tang, Z. Zhu and J. Xiao, Stereovision-Based 3D Planar Surface Estimation for Wall-Climbing Robots, 2009 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, October 11-15, 2009, St. Louis, USA
  • W. Khoo, T. Jordan, D. Stork, Z. Zhu, Reconstruction of a Three-Dimensional Tableau from a Single Realist Painting, 15th International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia, September 9th − 12th, 2009: pp 9-14
  • Y. Qu, T. Wang and Z. Zhu, Remote Audio/Video Acquisition for Human Signature Detection, The 3rd IEEE CVPR Biometrics Workshop, June 25, 2009.
  • T. Wang, Z. Zhu, H. Rhody, A Smart Sensor with Hyperspectral/Range Fovea and Panoramic Peripheral View. The 6th IEEE Workshop on Object Tracking and Classification Beyond and in the Visible Spectrum (OTCBVS) (in conjunction with CVPR'09), June 20, 2009
  • T. Jordan, D. Stork, W. Khoo, Z. Zhu, Finding Intrinsic and Extrinsic Viewing Parameters from a Single Realist Painting. 13th International Conference on Computer Analysis of Images and Patterns, September 2nd − 4th, 2009: pp 293-300