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Mei-Ling Shyu

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Mei-Ling Shyu

Professor | College of Engineering | Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
Work Phone: (305) 284-5566/4044

Website: Data mining, Database & Multimedia Research Group Website: Personal Web Page
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Biography

Mei-Ling Shyu has been an Associate Chair and a Full Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), University of Miami (UM) since October 2013 and June 2013, respectively. Prior to that, she was an Associate/Assistant Professor in ECE at UM from January 2000. She received her PhD degree from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering and three Master degrees in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Restaurant, Hotel, Institutional, and Tourism Management, all from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA. She has authored and co-authored 2 books and more than 250 technical papers published in various prestigious journals, book chapters, and refereed conference proceedings. Dr. Shyu was awarded the 2012 Computer Society Technical Achievement Award, the ACM 2012 Distinguished Scientists Award, and four Best Paper Awards and one Best Student Paper Award from IEEE conferences. She is a Fellow of SIRI.

Research Interests

Data Mining, Multimedia Information Systems, Big Data, Databases, Networking and Security.

HIGHER EDUCATION

    • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer and Engineering. (1999)
    • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, M.S. in Restaurant, Hotel, Institutional and Tourism. (1997)
    • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, M.S. in Electrical Engineering. (1995)
    • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, M.S. in Computer Science. (1992)

EXPERIENCE

    • University of Miami, Associate Chair. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (2013 - Present)
    • University of Miami, Professor. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (2013 - Present)
    • University of Miami, Associate Professor. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (2005 - 2013)
    • University of Miami, Assistant Professor. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (2000 - 2005)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Juried or Refereed Journal Articles or Exhibitions

    • You, M., Shu, C., Chen, W., Shyu, M. (2017).Analysis of Cardinal Grey Relational Grade and Grey Entropy on Achievement of Air Pollution Reduction by Evaluating Air Quality Trend in Japan. Journal of Cleaner Production, 142, 3883-3889.
    • Yan, Y., Chen, M., Sadiq, M. S., Shyu, M. (2017).Efficient Imbalanced Multimedia Concept Retrieval by Deep Learning on Spark Clusters. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 8, 1-20.
    • Zhang, C., Wu, X., Shyu, M., Peng, Q. (2016).Integration of Visual Temporal Information and Textual Distribution Information for News Web Video Event Mining. IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, 46, 124-135.
    • Soliman, A. T., Meng, T., Chen, S., Iyengar, S. S., Iyengar, P., Yordy, J., Shyu, M. (2015).Driver Missense Mutation Prediction Using Feature Selection and Model Fusion. Journal of Computational Biology, 22, 1075-1085.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2015).Emerging Multimedia Research and Applications. IEEE Multimedia Magazine, 22, 13-Nov.
    • Shyu, M., Joshi, J., Liu, Q. (2015).Guest Editors? Introduction. International Journal of Semantic Computing, Special Issue of the 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, 9, 139-142.
    • Li, T., Shyu, M. (2015).Guest Editors? Introduction. International Journal of Semantic Computing, Special Issue of the Ninth IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing, 9, 281-282.
    • Liu, D., Yan, Y., Shyu, M., Zhao, G., Chen, M. (2015).Spatio-temporal Analysis for Human Action Detection and Recognition in Uncontrolled Environments. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 6(1), 18-Jan.
    • Mejia, F., Shyu, M., Nanni, A. (2015).Data Quality Enhancement and Knowledge Discovery from Relevant Signals in Acoustic Emission. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing Journal, 62-63, 381-394.
    • Zhu, Q., Shyu, M. (2015).Sparse Linear Integration of Content and Context Modalities for Semantic Concept Retrieval. IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, 3, 152-160.
    • Jeong, Y., Shyu, M., Xu, G., Wagner, R. R. (2015).Guest Editorial: Advanced Technologies and Services for Multimedia Big Data Processing. Multimedia Tools and Applications.
    • Meng, T., Shyu, M. (2014).Multi-Layer Model Collaboration for Bioimage Temporal Stage Classification. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 8(2), 123-144.
    • Wang, H., Hong, M., Shyu, M. (2014).Study on Residential Hedonic Price Classification Model based on Decision Tree. Information Technology Journal, 13(13), 2121-2128.
    • Zhu, Q., Shyu, M., Wang, H. (2014).VideoTopic: Modeling User Interests for Content-based Video Recommendation. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 5(4), 21-Jan.
    • Huang, Z., Shyu, M., Tien, J. M., Vigoda, M. M., Birnbach, D. J. (2014).Knowledge-Assisted Sequential Pattern Analysis with Heuristic Parameter Tuning for Labor Contraction Prediction. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 18(2), 492-499.
    • Liu, D., Shyu, M. (2013).emantic Motion Concept Retrieval in Non-Static Background Utilizing Spatial and Temporal Visual Information. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 7(1), 43-67.
    • Shyu, M., Pilato, G., Harrington, B., Dubnov, S. (2013).Guest Editors? Introduction, Special Issue of the Seventh IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 7(4), 349-351.
    • Lin, L., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2013).Rule-based Semantic Concept Classification from Large-scale Video Collections. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 4, 46-67.
    • Meng, T., Soliman, A. T., Shyu, M., Yang, Y., Chen, S., Iyengar, S. S., Yordy, J., Iyengar, P. (2013).Wavelet Analysis in Current Cancer Genome Research: A Survey. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, 10(6), 1442-1459.
    • Zhang, C., Wu, X., Shyu, M., Peng, Q. (2013).A Novel Web Video Event Mining Framework with the Integration of Correlation and Co-occurrence Information. Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 28(5), 788-796.
    • Chen, C., Zhu, Q., Lin, L., Shyu, M. (2013).Web Media Semantic Concept Retrieval via Tag Removal and Model Fusion. ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, 4(4), 61, (Article 61).
    • Huang, Z., Shyu, M., Tien, J. M., Vigoda, M. M., Birnbach, D. J. (2013).Prediction of Uterine Contractions Using Knowledge-Assisted Sequential Pattern Analysis. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 60, 1290-1297.
    • Meng, T., Shyu, M. (2013).Concept-Concept Association Information Integration and Multi-Model Collaboration for Multimedia Semantic Concept Detection. International Journal of Information Systems Frontiers, 13-Jan.
    • Lin, L., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2012).Association Rule Mining with a Correlation-based Interestingness Measure for Video Semantic Concept Detection. International Journal of Information and Decision Sciences, Vol. 4, Nos. 2/3, 199-216.
    • Zhu, Q., Lin, L., Shyu, M. (2012).Correlation Maximization-based Discretization for Supervised Classification. International Journal of Business Intelligence and Data Mining, Vol. 7, Nos. 1/2, 40-59.
    • Chen, C., Lin, L., Shyu, M. (2012).Re-Ranking Algorithm for Multimedia Retrieval via Utilization of Inclusive and Exclusive Relationships between Semantic Concepts. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 6(2), 135-154.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, C., Chen, S. (2011).Multi-Class Classification via Subspace Modeling. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 5(1), 55-78.
    • Luo, H., Shyu, M. (2011).Quality of Service Provision in Mobile Multimedia - A Survey. Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (HCIS) Journal, 1:05.
    • Liu, D., Shyu, M., Chen, C., Chen, S. (2011).Within and Between Shot Information Utilization in Video Key Frame Extraction. Journal of Information and Knowledge Management, 10(3), 247-259.
    • Zhu, Q., Lin, L., Shyu, M., Liu, D. (2011).Utilizing Context Information to Enhance Content-Based Image Classification. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 2(3), 34-51.
    • Lin, L., Chen, C., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2011).Weighted Subspace Filtering and Ranking Algorithms for Video Concept Retrieval. IEEE Multimedia, 18(3), 32-43.
    • Meng, T., Shyu, M., Lin, L. (2011).Multimodal Information Integration and Fusion for Histology Image Classification. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 2(2), 54-70.
    • Lin, L., Shyu, M. (2010).Correlation-based Ranking for Large-scale Video Concept Retrieval. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 1(4), 60-74.
    • Shyu, M. (2010).Guest Editor's Introduction. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 4(4), 419-421.
    • Friedland, G., Shyu, M. (2010).Guest Editors' Introduction. nternational Journal of Semantic Computing, 4(2), 153-154.
    • Lin, L., Shyu, M. (2010).Weighted Association Rule Mining for Video Semantic Detection. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management (Received "The Best Published Journal Article in IJMDEM for 2010" Award), 1(1), 37-54.
    • Shyu, M., Cao, Y., Li, M., Kong, J., Bao, J. (2010).Guest Editorial. Journal of Multimedia, 5(4), 299-301.
    • Ravitz, G., Shyu, M., Powell, M. D. (2010).Integrating Multimedia Semantic Content Analysis of YouTube Videos with Hurricane Wind Analysis for Public Situation Awareness and Outreach. International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 20(2), 155-172.
    • Shyu, M., Cao, Y., Kong, J., Li, M., Lux, M., Bao, J. (2010).Introduction to the special issue on 'data semantics for multimedia systems. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 46, Numbers 2-3, 147-154.
    • Lin, L., Shyu, M. (2009).Effective and Efficient Video High-Level Semantic Retrieval using Assiciations and Correlations. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 3(4), 421-444.
    • Wu, S., Shyu, M., I, Y., Chi, J., Shu, C. (2009).Evaluation of runaway reaction for dicumyl peroxide in a batch reactor by DSC and VSP2. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries (JLPPI), 22(6), 721-727.
    • Hanjalic, A., Li, Y., Shyu, M., Zhang, L. (2009).Guest Editorial: On Emerging Techniques for Multimedia Content Sharing, Search and Understanding. Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation (JVCI), 20, no. 2, 69-70.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2008).Guest Editorial: Introduction to the Special Issue on Multimedia Information Processing and Retrieval. International Journal of Semantic Computing (IJSC), 2(2), 161-163.
    • Luo, H., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2008).Differentiated Service Protection via Anomalous Traffic Detection. International Journal of Electronics and Computer Systems (IJECS), 10(2), 79-92.
    • Luo, H., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2008).Video Streaming over the Internet with Optimal Bandwidth Resource Allocation. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 40(1), 111-134.
    • Shyu, M., Xie, Z., Chen, M., Chen, S. (2008).Video Semantic Event/Concept Detection Using a Subspace-based Multimedia Data Mining Framework. IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Special Issue on Multimedia Data Mining, 10(2), 252-259.
    • Hewawasam, K., Premaratne, K., Shyu, M. (2007).Rule Mining and Classification in a Situation Assessment Application: A Belief-Theoretic Approach for Handling Data Imperfections. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part B, 37(6), 1446-1459.
    • Chen, S., Zhao, N., Shyu, M. (2007).Modeling Semantic Concepts and User Preferences in Content-Based Video Retrieval. International Journal of Semantic Computing (IJSC), 1(3), 377-402.
    • Shyu, M., Quirino, T., Xie, Z., Chen, S., Chang, L. (2007).Network Intrusion Detection through Adaptive Sub-Eigenspace Modeling in Multiagent Systems. ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, 2, no. 3, Article No. 9, Jan-37.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S., Sun, Q., Yu, H. (2007).Overview and Future Trends of Multimedia Research for Content Access and Distribution. International Journal of Semantic Computing, 1(1), 29-66.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S., Chen, M., Zhang, C., Sarinnapakorn, K. (2007).Capturing High-Level Image Concepts via Affinity Relationships in Image Database Retrieval. Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, 32(1), 73-92.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Zhang, C., Chen, M. (2006).A Multimodal Data Mining Framework for Soccer Goal Detection Based on Decision Tree Logic. International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, Special Issue on Data Mining Applications, 27, no. 4, 312-323.
    • Haruechaiyasak, C., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2006).A Web-Page Recommender System via a Data Mining Framework and the Semantic Web Concept. International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, Special Issue on Data Mining Applications, 27, no. 4, 298-311.
    • Chen, S., Rubin, S. H., Shyu, M., Zhang, C. (2006).A Dynamic User Concept Pattern Learning Framework for Content-Based Image Retrieval. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Part C, 36(6), 772-783.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2006).Guest Editorial: Introduction to the Special Issue on Multimedia Databases. Information Systems, 31, no. 7, 636-637.
    • Shyu, M., Haruechaiyasak, C., Chen, S. (2006).Mining User Access Patterns with Traversal Constraint for Predicting Web Page Requests. Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS) Journal, 10(4), 515-528.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S., Chen, M., Zhang, C. (2006).Probabilistic Semantic Network-based Image Retrieval Using MMM and Relevance Feedback. Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, 30(2), 131-147.
    • Liao, C., Wu, S., Su, T., Shyu, M., Shu, C. (2006).Thermokinetics evaluation and simulations for the polymerization of styrene in the presence of various inhibitor concentrations. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 85(1), 65-71.
    • Luo, H., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2006).An Optimal Resource Utilization Scheme with End-to-End Congestion Control for Continuous Media Stream Transmission. Computer Networks, 50(7), 921-937.
    • Chen, M., Chen, S., Shyu, M., Wickramaratna, K. (2006).Semantic Event Detection via Temporal Analysis and Multimodal Data Mining. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, Special Issue on Semantic Retrieval of Multimedia, 23(2), 38-46.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2005).Guest Editorial: Introduction to the Special Issue. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 26, no. 2, 151-152.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Gray, I., Luo, H. (2005).An Adaptive Rate-Control Streaming Mechanism with Optimal Buffer Utilization. Journal of Systems and Software, Special Issue on Adaptive Multimedia Computing, 75, no. 3, 271-282.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Peeta, S., Zhang, C. (2005).Spatiotemporal Vehicle Tracking: The Use of Unsupervised Learning-Based Segmentation and Object Tracking. IEEE Robotics and Automation Magazine, special issue on Robotic Technologies applied to Intelligent Transportation Systems, ISSN 1070-9932, 12, no. 1, 50-58.
    • Kulasekere, E., Premaratne, K., Dewasurendra, D., Shyu, M., Bauer, P. (2004).Conditioning and Updating Evidence. International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, Elsevier Sciences, 36/1, 75-108.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S., Rubin, S. H. (2004).Stochastic Clustering for Organizing Distributed Information Sources. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part B, 34, no. 5, 2035-2047.
    • Rubin, S. H., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2003).Database Cluster Hierarchies and Semantic Relationship Discovery in Distributed Database Systems. Space and Naval Warefare Systems Center (SSC) 2003 Biennial Review, 73-77.
    • Chen, S., Li, S., Shyu, M. (2003).Model-Based System Development for Asynchronous Distance Learning. International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 1, no. 4, 39-54.
    • Shyu, M., Haruechaiyasak, C., Chen, S. (2003).Category Cluster Discovery from Distributed WWW Directories. Journal of Information Sciences, Special Issue on Knowledge Discovery from Distributed Information Sources, 155, no. 3-4, 181-197.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Peeta, S., Zhang, C. (2003).Learning-Based Spatio-Temporal Vehicle Tracking and Indexing for Transaction Multimedia Database Systems. IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 4, no. 3, 154-167.
    • Zhang, K., Chen, S., Whitman, D., Shyu, M., Yan, J., Zhang, C. (2003).A Progressive Morphological Filter for Removing Non-Ground Measurements from Airborne LIDAR Data. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 41, no. 4, 872-882.
    • Haruechaiyasak, C., Shyu, M., Chen, S. (2002).Identifying Topics for Web Documents through Fuzzy Association Learning. International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Applications (IJCIA), 2, no. 3, 277-285.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Zhang, C., Strickrott, J. (2002).A Multimedia Data Mining Framework: Mining Information from Traffic Video Sequences. Journal of Intelligent Information System, Special Issue on Multimedia Data Mining, 19, no. 1, 61-77.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Zhang, C., Kashyap, R. (2001).Identifying Overlapped Objects for Video Indexing and Modeling in Multimedia Database Systems. International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools (IJAIT), 10, no. 4, 715-734.
    • Li, S., Chen, S., Shyu, M. (2001).A Snapshot Browsing Model for a Distributed Surveillance System. Journal of Applied Systems Studies, Special Issue on Distributed Multimedia Systems with Applications, 2, no. 3, 421-437.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S., Kashyap, R. (2001).Generalized Affinity-Based Association Rule Mining for Multimedia Database Queries. Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS), An International Journal, 3, no. 3, 319-337.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Kashyap, R. (2000).Augmented Transition Network as a Semantic Model for Video Data. International Journal of Networking and Information Systems, Special Issue on Video Data, 3, no. 1, 25-Sep.
  • Refereed Books

    • Chen, S., Shyu, M. (Eds.) Multimedia Data Engineering Applications and Processing. IGI Global.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M. (Eds.) Methods and Innovations for Multimedia Database Content Management. IGI Global.

    Book Chapters

    • Yan, Y., Zhu, Q., Shyu, M., Chen, S., (2016). Classifier Fusion by Judgers on Spark Clusters for Multimedia Big Data Classification. (pp. ). Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing.
    • Chen, C., Shyu, M., (2013). Integration of Semantics Information and Clustering in Binary-class Classification for Handling Imbalanced Multimedia Data. Information Reuse and Integration in Academia and Industry -- Chapter: 19 (pp. ). Springer Verlag.
    • Zhu, Q., Shyu, M., Chen, S., (2012). Discriminative Learning Assisted Video Semantic Concept Classification. Multimedia Security and Steganography -- Chapter: 2 (pp. ). CRC Press.
    • Huang, Z., Shyu, M., (2012). Long-Term Time Series Prediction Using k-NN Based LS-SVM Framework with Multi-Value Integration. Recent Trends in Information Reuse and Integration -- Chapter: 9 (pp. 191-209). Springer Verlag.
    • Chen, M., Chen, S., Shyu, M., (2010). Content-based Retrieval of Video. Semantic Computing -- Chapter: 3 (pp. 33-48). IEEE Press/Wiley.
    • Zhao, N., Chen, M., Chen, S., Shyu, M., (2010). User Adaptive Video Retrieval on Mobile Devices. Mobile Intelligence: When Computational Intelligence Meets Mobile Paradigm -- Chapter: 21 (pp. 488-509). John Wiley & Sons Inc.
    • Shyu, M., Sainani, V., (2009). A Multiagent-based Intrusion Detection System with the Support of Multi-Class Supervised Classification. Data Mining and Multiagent Integration -- Chapter: 8 (pp. 127-142). Springer.
    • Shyu, M., Huang, Z., Luo, H., (2009). Efficient Mining and Detection of Sequential Intrusion Patterns for Network Intrusion Detection Systems. Machine Learning in Cyber Trust: Security, Reliability, Privacy (pp. 133-154). Springer.
    • Subasingha, S., Zhang, J., Premaratne, K., Shyu, M., Kubat, M., Hewawasam, K., (2008). Using Association Rules for Classification from Databases Having Class Label Ambiguities: A Belief Theoretic Method. Data Mining: Foundations and Practice (pp. 539-562). Springer-Verlag.
    • Chen, M., Chen, S., Shyu, M., Zhang, C., (2007). Video Event Mining via Multimodal Content Analysis and Classification. Multimedia Data mining and Knowledge Discovery (pp. 234-258). Springer-Verlag.
    • Joshi, J. B., Shyu, M., Chen, S., Aref, W., Ghafoor, A., (2006). A Multimedia-Based Threat Management and Information Security Framework. Web and Information Security (pp. 215-240). Idea Group Publishing.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S., Sarinnapakorn, K., Chang, L., (2006). Principal Component-based Anomaly Detection Scheme. Foundations and Novel Approaches in Data Mining (pp. 311-329). Springer-Verlag.
    • Chen, S., Shyu, M., Zhang, C., (2005). Innovative Shot Boundary Detection for Video Indexing. Video Data Management and Information Retrieval (pp. 217-236). Idea Group Publishing.
    • Shyu, M., Chen, S., Zhang, C., (2004). A Stochastic Content-Based Image Retrieval Mechanism. Multimedia Systems and Content-based Image Retrieval (pp. 302-320). Idea Group Publishing.
    • Huang, X., Chen, S., Shyu, M., Zhang, C., (2003). Mining High-Level User Concepts with Multiple Instance Learning and Relevance Feedback for Content-Based Image Retrieval. Mining Multimedia and Complex Data (pp. 50-67). Springer Verlag, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence.