DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

 

FACULTY ACTIVITIES REPORT

 

FOR JULY 1, 2000 TO JUNE 30, 2001

 

 

Chapter 1:  Publications, Performances, Exhibits

 

Burg, Jennifer J.

·        J. Burg, A. Boyle, and S.-D. Lang, “Using Constraint Logic Programming to Analyze the Chronology in ‘A Rose for Emily’,” Computers and the Humanities 34 (2000):  377-392.

 

·        J. Burg and B. Cleland, “Computer-Enhanced or Computer-Enchanted?  The Magic and Mischief of Learning With Computers,”  Proceedings of EDMEDIA 2001, June 2001.

 

 

Cañas, Daniel

·        Annual Report not submitted as of May 23, 2001

 

 

Fulp, Errin W.

·        Errin Fulp, Zhi Fu, Douglas S. Reeves, S. Felix Wu, and Xiaobing Zhang, “Preventing Denial of Service Attacks on Quality of Service,” 2001 DARPA Information Survivability Conference and Exposition II

 

·        Errin W. Fulp and Douglas S. Reeves, “QoS Rewards and Risks:  A Multi-Market Approach to Resource Allocation,” In Proceedings of the IFIP-TC6 Networking 2000

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

N/A

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

·        “Stereotactic localization of breast lesions:  how it works and methods to improve accuracy,” Radiographics, 2001; 21(2):463-473

 

 

John, David J.

·        Rupa Bhaghavan, David J. John, Umha Mahesh Srinivasan, “Co-evolving the Bierwirth ‘delta’ in Job Shop Scheduling Problems,” Proceedings of the 39th Annual ACM Southeastern Conference, ACM Press, 2001, pages 22-23

 

 

Plemmons, Robert J.

·        “Regularization of RIF Blind Image Deconvolution.”  IEEE Trans. On Image Processing, 9 (2000), 1030-1044 (with M. Ng and S. Qiao).

 

·        “Structured Matrix Representations of Two-parameter Hankel Transforms in Adaptive Optics.”  Linear Algebra and Its Applications, 316 (2000), 29-45 (with B. Ellerbroek, P. Pauca, and X. Sun).

 

·        “A Mathematical Framework for the Linear Reconstructor Problem in Adaptive Optics.”  Linear Algebra and Its Applications, 316 (2000), 89-105 (with M. Chu, P. Pauca, and X. Sun).

 

·        “Regularization Methods for Image Restoration based on Autocorrelation Functions,”  Optical Science and Technology, 4116 (2000).  111-121 (with Z. Mu).

 

·        “A New Approach to Constrained Total Least Squares Image Restorations.”  Linear Algebra and Its Applications, 316 (2000) 237-259 (with M. Ng and F. Pimentel).

 

·        “Inverse Problems in Atmospheric Imaging.”  Hellenic European Research on Mathematics and Information Science, 1 (2000), 109-118.

 

 

Thomas, Stan J.

N/A

 

 

Torgersen, Todd

·        W. Cochran, R. Plemmons and T. Torgersen.  “Exploiting Toeplitz Structure in Atmospheric Image Reconstruction,” accepted for publication in the AMS Series on Comtemporary Mathematics, November, 2000.

 

Chapter 2:  Papers and Presentations

 

Burg, Jennifer

·        “Computer-Enhanced or Computer-Enchanged?  The Magic and Mischief of Learning With Computers,” EDMEDIA 2001, June 29, 2001.

 

 

Cañas, Daniel

·        Annual Report not submitted as of May 23, 2001

 

 

Fulp, Errin

·        Douglas S. Reeves and Errin Fulp, “Preventing Denial of Service Attacks on Quality of Service,” 2001 DARPA Information Survivability Conference and Exposition II

 

·        Errin W. Fulp, “QoS Rewards and Risks:  A Multi-Market Approach to Resource Allocation,” Networking 2000 Conference, Paris France, 2000

 

·        Errin W. Fulp, “Provisioning and Pricing Differentiated Services,” DARPA Review Meeting, ARQoS Project

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

·        E. Bayram, C.L. Wyatt, Y. Ge, “Automatic Scale Selection for Medical Image Segmentation,” SPIE Medical Imaging 2001:  Image Processing, SPIE vol. 4322, San Diego, CA, February, 2001

 

·        C.L. Wyatt and Y. Ge, “An Elliptic Operator for Constructing Conformal Metrics in Geometric Deformable Models,” Information Processing in Medical Imaging 2001, Davis, CA, June, 2001

 

·        C.L. Wyatt, Y. Ge, and D. Vining, “Improved Conformal Metrics for 3D Geometric Deformable Model in Medical Images,” SPIE Medical Imaging 2001:  Image Processing SPIE vol. 4322, San Diego, CA, February, 2001

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

·        “Reconstruction of 3-D Angiography Data Using the Algebraic Reconstruction technique (ART),” SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 2001, Newport Beach, CA, February, 2001, with C.J. Hampton

 

·        “A Geometric Problem in Medical Imaging,” The International Society for Optical Engineering Mathematical Modeling, Estimation and Imaging, San Diego, CA, July 31-August 1, 2000

 

 

John, David J.

·        David J. John, Co-evolving the Bierwirth ‘delta’ in Job Shop Scheduling Probleming, 39th Annual ACM Southern Conference, Athens, GA, March 16th, 2001

 

 

Plemmons, Robert J.

·        “Image Imaging Using Phase Retrieval,” DARPA/ARP Workshop On Integrated Imaging, Boulder, CO, July, 2000

 

·        “Optical and SAR Imaging Project for ARO Grant,” Workshop - Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD, August, 2000.

 

·        “Inverse Problems in Atmospheric Imaging,” SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, Washington, DC, September, 2000.

 

·        “Structured Matrix Computations in Adaptive Optics,” International Conference on Structured Matrices, Cortona, Italy, September, 2000.

 

·        “Low Rank Circulant Approximations,” Conference in Honor of Pete Stewart’s 60th Birthday, College Park, MD, October, 2000.

 

·        “Imaging Through the Atmosphere,” SIAM Conference on Linear Algebra and Applications, Raleigh, NC, October, 2000.

 

·        “Phase-Diversity Based Image Post Processing,” AFOSR Workshop on Space Object Imaging, Maui, HI, December, 2000.

 

·        “Inverse Problems in Atmospheric Imaging,” International Workshop on Mathematics in Imaging, Hong Kong, China, December, 2000.

 

·        Algorithms and Software for High Resolution Imaging,” International Seminar on Mathematics of Computers, Patras, Greece, May, 2001.

 

·        “Comparison of Iterative Methods for Inverse Problems in Imaging,” IMACS Conference on Iterative Methods, Heraklion, Crete, May, 2001.

 

·        “Inverse Problems in Optical Imaging,” International Conference on Inverse Problems, Tuscany, Italy, June, 2001.

 

·        Patras, Greece.  Mathematics of Computers and Decision Making.  May 25-26, 2001.

 

·        Heraklion, Crete.  IMACS Conference on Iterative Methods.  May 28-31, 2001.

 

·        Tuscany, Italy.  Mathematics of Inverse Problems.  June 18-22, 2001.

 

·        CERFACS Conference in France, June 26, 2001.

 

 

Thomas, Stan J.

N/A

 

 

Torgersen, Todd C.

·        “Models and Algorithms for Atmospheric Image Reconstruction using Phase Diversity,” Kamuela Optical Associates/Wave Front Sensing and Controls 2000, Hapuna, HI, November 13-17, 2000.

 

·        “Practical Problems in Estimating Images from Phase Diverse Speckle Data,” Maui High Performance Computing Center, Kihei, HI, December 4-8, 2000.

 

·        “Phase Diversity Models and Algorithms for Atmospheric Image Reconstruction,” Department of Mathematics, Montana State University (Department Colloquium), Bozeman, MT, February, 2001.

 

Chapter 3:  Editorships, Offices, Consultancies

 

Burg, Jennifer J.

Editor, The IMEJ of Computer-Enhanced Learning

 

 

Canas, Daniel

Annual Report not submitted as of May 23, 2001

 

Fulp, Errin

N/A

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

N/A

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

N/A

 

John, David J.

N/A

 

 

Plemmons, Robert J.

·        Editorial Board, Linear Algebra and Applications

·        Editorial Board, Electronic Transactions on Numerical Analysis

·        Editorial Board, Applied and Computational Control, Signals, and Circuits

·        SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics)

·        Board of Trustees - Elected Member 1998-2000

·        SIAM Committee on Local Sections, Chair

·        SIAM Activity Group on Imaging Science, Vice Chair

·        OSA (Optical Society of America), Organizing Committee for Conference on Integrated Imaging, Albuquerque, NM, 2001

 

·        AMS-SIAM, Organizing Committee for Joint Conference on Fast Algorithms, South Hadley, MA, 2001.

·        SIAM, Organizing Committee for Joint Conference on Imaging Science, Boston, MA, 2001.

·        Organizing Committee for Conference on Inverse Problems, Italy, 2001.

·        Organizing Committee for Conference on Optimization and Numerical Linear Algebra, Brazil, 2001.

·        Air Force Space Command, Maui, Hawaii

 

 

Thomas, Stan J.

·        Consultant, Eaton Corporation

·        Board of Advisors, Metagenix Corporation

 

 

Torgersen, Todd C.

N/A

 

Chapter 4:  External Grants Received

Burg, Jennifer

N/A

 

Canas, Daniel

Annual Report not submitted as of May 23, 2001

 

Fulp, Errin

N/A

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

N/A

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

N/A

 

 

John, David J.

N/A

 

 

Plemmons, Robert J.

·        New Research Grant Funded September 2000 (PI)

“Innovative Computational Methods for Inverse Problems in Optical and SAR Imaging”.

Dates of Grant Period:  September 15, 2000 - September 14, 2003

Granting Agency:  Army Research Office

Amount of Grant:  $213,043 (involves 4 external people as consultants)

 

·        Research Grant Sumitted October 2000 (Co-PI) - Have been notified grant to be funded:

“Information Theoretic Studies of Image Formation, Detection and Processing”

Dates of Grant Period:  June 1, 2001 to May 31, 2004

Granting Agency:  Air Force Office of Scientific Research

Amount of Grant:  $285,422

Number of Students:  1 Graduate Student

Joint with:  Sudhaker Prasad (University of New Mexico)

 

Thomas, Stan J.

N/A

 

Torgersen, Todd C.

N/A