Wake Forest University

Summary of Professional Activity and Publications

Department of Computer Science

July 1, 2001 - June 30, 2002

 

I        Publications, Performances, Exhibits

II       Papers and Presentations

III     Editorships, Offices, Consultancies

IV      External Grants Received

 

 

I:  Publications, Performances, Exhibits

 

 

Burg, Jennifer J.

·        Burg, J. and Y.-L. Wong.  “Creative Discovery in Digital Art Forms:  A First-Year Seminar.”  The IMEJ of Computer Enhanced Learning, 4, 1 (April 2002).  http://imej.wfu.edu/articles/2002/1/index-temp.asp.

 

·         Lukins, S.,  A. Levicki and J. Burg.  “A Tutorial Program for Propositional Logic with Human/Computer Interactive Learning.”  Proceedings of SIGCSE ’02 (March 2002), 381-385.

 

·        Sherriff, M. and J. Burg.  “On-Line Tutorials to Move Students from PC/Windows to Unix.”  Proceedings of EDMEDIA 2002,  June 2002.

 

 

Cañas, Daniel

None

 

 

Fulp, Errin W.

·        Fulp, Errin W. and Douglas S. Reeves. “Optimal Provisioning and Pricing of Internet Differentiated Services Using QoS Class Promotion.” Proceedings of the INFORMATIK 2001, Workshop on Advanced Internet Charging and QoS Technology.

 

·        Fulp, Errin W. and Douglas S. Reeves. “Optimal Provisioning and Pricing of Internet Differentiated Services in Hierarchical Markets.” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Networking, 2001.

 

·        Fulp, Errin W. “Connection Management Methods for Network Service Providers.” Proceedings of the IEEE SECON, 2002.

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

On leave

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

·        Fahey, F. H., K. L. Grow, P. F. Hemler, R. L. Webber, B. A. Harkness and E. Bayram. “Emission Tuned-Aperture Computed Tomography: A Novel Approach to Scintimammography.” The Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 42(7):1121-1127, July 2001.

 

·        Lehman, T. M., P. F. Hemler and R. L. Webber. “Virtual Radiographs Computed from TACT Volume Data as a Gold Standard for Image Registration Prior to Subtraction.” Dentomaxillofacial Radiology, in press, April 2002.

 

·        Persons, T. M., R. J. Plemmons and P. F. Hemler. “3D Iterative Tomosynthetic Image Restoration.” Proceedings of the Optical Society of America Conference on Integrated Computational Imaging Systems and Signal Recovery and Synthesis, Albuquerque, NM, November 5-8, 2001.

 

 

John, David J.

None

 

 

Plemmons, Robert J.

·        Cochran, W., T. Torgersen and R. Plemmons. “Exploiting Toeplitz Structure in Atmospheric Image Restoration.” Contemporary Mathematics, Vol. 280, pp. 177-198.

 

·        Van der Gracht, J., J. Nagy, P. Pauca and R. Plemmons. “Iterative restoration of wavefront coded imagery for focus invariance.” In OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics (TOPS), Integrated Computational Imaging Systems, OSA Technical Digest, Washington, D.C., 2001.

 

·        Hemler, P., T. Persons and R. Plemmons. “3D Restoration of Tomosynthetic Images,” preprint, 2001. To be submitted to Medical Physics.

 

·        Golub, G., J. Yaun and R. Plemmons. “Semi-Conjugate Direction Methods for Non-Symmetric Systems,” preprint 2001.

 

 

Thomas, Stan J.

None

 

 

Torgersen, Todd C.

·        Tyler, David W. and Todd C. Torgersen. “Practical Considerations in Restoring Images from Phase Diverse Speckle Data.” Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 114, pp. 671-685, 2002 June.

 

 

Williams, Donna J.

None

 

 

Wong, Yue-Ling

None

II:  Papers and Presentations

 

 

Burg, Jennifer J.

·        “A Tutorial Program for Propositional Logic with Human/Computer Interactive Learning.”  SIGCSE ’02, March 2, 2002.

 

 

Cañas, Daniel

None

 

 

Fulp, Errin W.

·        Presentation: “Optimal Provisioning and Pricing of Internet Differentiated Services in Hierarchical Markets.” INFORMATIK 2001, Workshop on Advanced Internet Charging and QoS.

 

·        Presentation: “What Happened to Internet Quality of Service?” Computer Science Colloquium, Wake Forest University.

 

·        Presentation: “Optimal Provisioning and Pricing of Internet Differentiated Services in Hierarchical Markets.” IEEE International Conference on Networking, 2001.

 

·        Presentation: “Connection Management Methods for Network Service Providers.” IEEE SECON, 2002.

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

On leave

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

·        “3D Iterative Tomosynthetic Image Restoration.”  The Optical Society of America Conference on Integrated Computational Imaging Systems and Signal Recovery and Synthesis, Albuquerque, NM, November 5-8, 2001.

 

 

John, David J.

None

 

 

Plemmons, Robert J.

·        Paper: “Algorithms for High Resolution Image Reconstruction.” AFOSR Workshop, Albuquerque, NM, July 2001.

 

·        Paper: “Extended Focus Image Reconstruction.” 2001 AMS-IMS-SIAM Summer Research Conference, South Hadley, MA,  August 2001.

 

·        Paper: “Numerical Linear Algebra in Imaging.” SIAM Conference on Signals, Systems and Control, Boston, MA,  August 2001.

 

·        Paper: “Optimization Methods in Imaging.” International Workshop on Numerical Optimization, Curitiba, Brazil,  August 2001.

 

·        Paper: “Phase Estimation and Applications.” NASA /DOD Workshop on New Directions in Atmospheric Imaging, Marshall Space Flight Center, AL, September 2001.

 

·        Paper: “Restoring Extended Focus Imagery.” National Security Agency Briefing on Personnel Identification and Verification,  Ft. Meade, MD, October 2001.

 

·        Paper: “3D Restoration of Tomosynthetic Images.” Optical Society of America Topical Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, November 2001.

 

·        Paper: “Phase Estimation in Optical Imaging.” SE USA Conference on Applied Mathematics, Raleigh, NC, November 2001.

 

·        Paper: “Image Quality Control.” AFOSR Workshop on Space Situational Awareness, Maui, HI, January 2002.

 

·        Paper: “Structured Matrices in Imaging.” Hong Kong Conference on Structured Matrix Computations, Hong Kong, China, May 2001.

 

·        Presentation:  Duke (Fitzpatrick Photonics Center & ECE Dept), October 2001.

 

·        Presentation:  Boeing Co., Seattle, WA, February 2002.

 

 

Thomas, Stan J.

None

 

 

Torgersen, Todd C.

·        Presentation:  “Practical Problems in Restoring Images from Phase Diverse Speckle Data.” AFOSR Workshop on Imaging, Albuquerque High Performance Computing Center, Albuquerque, NM, July 2001.

 

·        Presentation:  “Practical Problems in Restoring Images from Phase Diverse Speckle Data.” Department of Computer Science, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, October 2001.

 

·        Presentation:  “The Discrete Fourier Transform:  Convolution, the FFT, and Applications.” A four-hour mini-course (4 one-hour meetings) held at the Maui Scientific Research Center, 590 Lipoa Parkway, Kihei, HI, May 2002.

 

 

Williams, Donna J.

None

 

Wong, Yue-Ling

·        King, Angela Glisan and Yue-ling Wong.  “Increasing Active Learning with an On-line Dimensional Analysis Tutorial.”  53rd Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Region of the American Chemical Society, September 24, 2001.

·        “Digital Media Curriculum Development Project.” NSF Project Showcase. ACM SIGCSE Conference, March 1, 2002.

III:  Editorships, Offices, Consultancies

 

 

Burg, Jennifer J.

·        Editor, The IMEJ of Computer-Enhanced Learning, a Wake Forest interactive multimedia electronic journal

 

 

Cañas, Daniel

None

 

 

Fulp, Errin W.

None

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

On leave

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

·        Cardiovascular Engineering Center, Florida International University, summer months

 

 

John, David J.

None

 

 

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 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, November 2001

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

·        Boeing Phantom Works, 2 weeks in Summers

 

·        Air Force Space Command, 1 month in Summers

 

 

Thomas, Stan J.

·        Board of Advisors, Metagenix Corporation

 

 

Torgersen, Todd C.

None

 

 

Williams, Donna J.

None

 

 

Wong, Yue-Ling

·        Book reviewed: “Computer in Culture: In the Realm of Circuit” by Charles Traub and Lipkin, Prentice Hall.

·        Wake Forest STARs 2-day student training on Macromedia Flash.

·        1-day Faculty Technology Workshop at Transylvania University, on Using Digital Media to Enhance Teaching.

 

 


IV:  External Grants Received

 

 

Burg, Jennifer J.

$35,296                       “The Art and Science of Digital Media:  A Curriculum Development Project” (Co-PI),

                                    National Science Foundation

 

Cañas, Daniel

None

 

 

Fulp, Errin W.

None yet funded

 

 

Ge, Yaorong

On leave

 

 

Hemler, Paul F.

None

 

 

John, David J.

None yet funded

 

 

Plemmons, Robert J.

$203,043                     Continuation of research grant funded September 2000 in the total amount of $203,043.

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

                                    Army Research Office, grant period September 15, 2000 - September 14, 2003

 

$185,000                     “Novel Methods for Image Quality Control,” National Security Agency through the ARO

 

$55,000 Y1                 “Space Situational Awareness,” AFOSR subcontract with University of New Mexico

$65,000 Y2

$65,000 Y3

 

Thomas, Stan J.

None yet funded

 

 

Torgersen, Todd C.

1 month                        “Advanced Concepts in Space Situational Awareness” [(with D. W. Tyler (PI),

summer salary               S. Prasad, S. Jefferies and R. Plemmons], WFU Subcontract on an AFOSR grant

+ approx. $5K/yr.        at the University of New Mexico

travel funds

for 2002, 2003

and 2004


1.5 months summer       “Pupil Phase Engineering for Image Quality Control” [with R. Plemmons (PI),

salary + approx.           S. Prasad,  V. P. Pauca, J. van der Gracht], Army Research Office (ARO)

$3K travel funds

 

1 Origin 2000               “High Performace Computing for Advanced Imaging Methods,” Army Research

system with 32  Office, Engineering Sciences Directorate, Mathematics Division

processors, 16GB

memory, 139GB

disk

 

 

Williams, Donna J.

None

 

 

Wong, Yue-Ling

$72,572                       “Digital Media Curriculum Development  Project,” National Science Foundation