Expertise DescriptionI have more than 15 years experience in the field of Geospatial Information Management. I have experience with real-world geographical and decision-making applications, such as location-based services / online maps and data sets (road-network data, aerial imagery, 3D models and database management). I also have experience with research and instruction on topics of online analytical processing (OLAP) and multimedia databases; XML and its languages; the development of Java applications; repair and replacement cost analysis; remote sensing; and crash recovery. I have contributed to the field of geospatial information management with spatial indexing, geospatial information integration, participatory sensing, geo-social environments, and location privacy. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My consulting experience include serving as a professor at university level with such topics as storage, manipulation, indexing, and queries of geospatial information; multidimensional data mining; design and implementation of object-relational database management systems, and more. I have expert advisement experience in the design and development of a middleware to perform load balancing among several we-accessible database servers and advisement in the design and development of a multimedia database system to store audio clips and generate customized audio packages tailored to user preferences.
|Ph.D.||Computer Science||University of Southern California||Los Angeles|
|M.S.||Computer Science||University of Southern California||Los Angeles|
|B.S.||Sharif University of Technology||Tehran||Iran|
Awards & Affiliation
|Organizer of the National Academy of Engineering Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering program|
|ACM Distinguished Scientists Award|
|NSF CAREER Award|
|Okawa Foundation Research Grant for Information and Telecommunications|
|Vietnam Education Foundation U.S. Faculty Scholar|
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
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