Charles Tappert
Clinical Professor

E-mail: ctappert@pace.edu

Personal Website:
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School/College:
  • Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Department(s):
  • Computer Science West

Primary Location:
Goldstein Academic Center 325

Office Hours: (Spring 2014)
Tuesday, Thursday
(by Appointment Only)
12:00PM-4:00PM

Office Phone:
+1 (914) 773-3989

Fax Phone: 914-773-3533

Secondary Location: 1 Martine Ave

Biography

Ph.D. EE Cornell, Fulbright Scholar, researched speech and handwriting recognition IBM 26 years, taught at U.S. Military Academy West Point seven years, CS Professor Pace University since 2000, over 100 publications.

Education

PhD, Cornell University, 1967
Electrical Engineering

MS, Cornell University, 1962
Electrical Engineering

BS, Swarthmore College, 1960
Engineering Sciences

Scheduled Courses

Spring 2014:
  • CS 701: Advanced Algorithms
  • IT 691: Capstone Project
  • CS 692: Computer Science Project II
  • DCS 991: Dssrttn for DPS in Cmptg II
  • CS 704: Independent Research
  • CS 600: Indpndnt Study in Grad CS
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar II
  • CS 389: Software Engineering
  • DCS 861: Tpc in Emerging Cmptr Tech II

View All Courses Taught
  • CIT 481: Cpstn in Infrmtn Tchnlgy
  • CS 389: Software Engineering
  • CS 490: Ind Study in Computer Science
  • CS 600: Indpndnt Study in Grad CS
  • CS 615: Software Engineering Seminar I
  • CS 616: Softwre Engineering Seminar II
  • CS 691: Computer Science Project I
  • CS 691: Computer Science Projects
  • CS 692: Computer Science Project II
  • CS 693: Thesis I
  • CS 694: Thesis II
  • CS 701: Advanced Algorithms
  • CS 704: Independent Research
  • DCS 860: Tpcs in Emrgng Cmptr Tchnlgs
  • DCS 861: Tpc in Emerging Cmptr Tech II
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar I
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar II
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar III
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar VI
  • DCS 990: Dissertation for DPS in Cmptng
  • DCS 991: Dssrttn for DPS in Cmptg II
  • IT 691: Capstone Project
  • IT 691: IT for E-Commerce Project I
  • Research Interests

    Biometrics, pattern recognition, data mining, forensics, artificial intelligence, interactive visual image studies, natural language processing

    Awards and Honors

    • Pace University, 2002 - Distinguished Service Award: DPS in Computing Faculty Team
    • United States Military Academy at West Point, 2000 - Meritorious Civilian Service Award
    • United States Military Academy at West Point, 1998 - Department of the Army Certificate of Appreciation
    • IBM Corporation, 1990 - Four Patent Achievement Awards
    • Fulbright, 1962 - Fulbright Scholar, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
    • Cornell University, 1960 - RCA Fellowship
    • Swarthmore College, 1959 - Westinghouse Achievement Scholarship
    • Swarthmore College, 1958 - Sharpless Scholarship

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • Association for Computing Machinery [Member]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Computer Society [Member]
    • International Graphonomics Society [Member]

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • CSIS Summer Research Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $2,500.00
      Funded, 2003
    • Kenan Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $625.00
      Funded,For research activities 2003
    • CSIS Fall Research Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $0.00
      Funded, 2002
    • CSIS Summer Research Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $1,250.00
      Funded, 2002
    • Kenan Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $625.00
      Funded,For research activities 2002
    • HVCET Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $5,000.00
      Funded,To establish the Pervasive Computing Laboratory 2001

    Publications

    • Other [Published]
      Continual Keystroke Biometric Authentication on Short Bursts of Keyboard Input
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 10th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2012
    • Other [Published]
      Evaluation of a Stylometry System on Various Length Portions of Books
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 10th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2012
    • Other [Published]
      Predicting Deep Venous Thrombosis Using Binary Decision Trees
      International Journal of Engineering and Technology – IJET , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2011
    • Other [Published]

      Technologies May Curb Online Cheating , August 19 2011
    • Other [Published]

      Online Education's Net Worth: E-Learning is starting to take off at NYC universities but are all the bugs worked out? , August 10 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Project Management and Assessment of Distributed Teams in an Online Capstone Masters-level Information Technology Course
      Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on e-Learning e-Learning , June 12 2011
    • Other [Published]

      Gagging on Tagging: Facebook Facial Recognition Creeps Out Privacy Partisans (Quoted) , June 8 2011
    • Other [Published]

      Pace U. Researchers Work on New Way to Stop Online Cheating (Quoted) , May 20 2011
    • Other [Published]

      New Research Shows Keystroke Biometric is an Inexpensive, Effective Method to Identify, Authenticate Online Test Takers, Monitor Email Transactions Over Company Servers, Pace University Reveals (Quoted) , May 20 2011
    • Other [Published]

      New Pace University Study Shows Vulnerabilities in Face, Fingerprint Biometrics Products Increasingly Used in Border Control, Criminal Investigations, Passport Issuance, Voter Registration (Quoted) , May 12 2011
    • Other [Published]
      A Character Recognition Study Using a Biologically Plausible Neural Network of the Mammalian Visual System
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2011
    • Other [Published]
      A Keystroke Biometric System Test Taker Setup and Data Collection
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2011
    • Other [Published]
      A Stylometry System for Authenticating Students Taking Online Tests
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2011
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      A Research Doctorate for Computing Professionals
      Communications of the ACM , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2011
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      A Keystroke Biometric System for Long-Text Input
      International Journal of Information Security and Privacy – IJISP, 4:1 , December 31 2010
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      A Survey of Binary Similarity and Distance Measures
      Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, 8:1 , December 31 2010
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Identification and Authentication on Long-Text Input
      Behavioral Biometrics for Human Identification: Intelligent Applications, eds., L. Wang and Xin Geng , December 31 2010
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      The Trend toward Online Project-oriented Capstone Courses
      Computers in The Schools , December 1 2010
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      The Trend Toward Online Project-Oriented Capstone Courses
      Computers in The Schools , December 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Constructing Binary Decision Trees for Predicting Deep Venous Thrombosis
      Proceedings of the 2010 2nd International Conference on Software Technology and Engineering – ICSTE 2010 , November 1 2010
    • Technical Report [Published]
      The Trend toward Online Project-Oriented Capstone Courses
      CSIS Technical Reports , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Performance of a Long-Text-Input Keystroke Biometric Authentication System using an Improved k-Nearest-Neighbor Classification Method
      Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory Applications and Systems – BTAS 2010 , September 1 2010
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Performance of a Long-Text-Input Keystroke Biometric Authentication System Using an Improved k-Nearest-Neighbor Classification Method
      CSIS Technical Report , September 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      ROC Curves for Multivariate Biometric Matching Models
      Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Pattern – AIPR , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2010
    • Other [Published]
      Human Visual System Neural Network
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2010
    • Other [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric: Data/Feature Experiments
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2010
    • Other [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric: Receiver Operating Characteristics (ROC) Experiments
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2010
    • Other [Published]
      Refactoring a Keystroke Biometric System
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2010
    • Technical Report [Published]
      The DPS in Computing - The First Ten Years
      CSIS Technical Reports , March 1 2010
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Identification and Authentication on Long-Text Input
      Behavioral Biometrics for Human Identification: Intelligent Applications, eds., L. Wang and X. Geng , December 31 2009
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Obtaining Biometric ROC Curves from a Non-Parametric Classifier in a Long-Text-Input Keystroke Authentication Study
      CSIS Technical Report , November 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Assessment of Student Work on Geographically Distributed Information Technology Project Teams
      Proceedings of the World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education – ELEARN 2009 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2009
    • Technical Report [Published]
      ROC Curves for Multivariate Biometric Matching Models
      CSIS Technical Report , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Correlation Analysis of Binary Similarity and Distance Measures on Different Binary Database Types
      International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition (AIPR-09) , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 13 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Survey of Binary Similarity and Distance Measures
      Proceedings of the 13th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics: WMSCI 2009 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Survey of Binary Similarity and Distance Measures
      Proceedings of the 13th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics: WMSCI 2009 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2009
    • Other [Published]
      Anomaly between Jaccard and Tanimoto Coefficients
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Anomaly between Jaccard and Tanimoto Coefficients
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Assessment of Student Work on Geographically Distributed Information Technology Project Teams
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2009
    • Other [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Authentication System Experimentation
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2009
    • Other [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Test-Taker Authentication System
      Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2009
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Teamwork: Understandings and Resources from the Seidenberg School
      CSIS Technical Report , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Pedagogical Issues in Managing Information Technology Projects Conducted by Geographically Distributed Student Teams
      Proceedings of the 20th International Conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education – SITE 2009 , March 1 2009
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      A Genetic Algorithm for Constructing Compact Binary Decision Trees
      Journal of Pattern Recognition Research – JPRR , February 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Constructing Binary Decision Trees Using Genetic Algorithm
      Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Methods – GEM '08 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2008
    • Technical Report [Published]
      The Interplay of Student Projects and Student-Faculty Research
      CSIS Technical Report , December 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Interplay of Student Projects and Student-Faculty Research
      Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2007 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Analyzing Shape Context Using the Hamiltonian Cycle
      Proceedings of the 7th International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) International Workshop on Graphics Recognition – GREC 2007 , September 1 2007
    • Other [Published]
      A Web-Based Genealogy System
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 4 2007
    • Other [Published]
      Shorthand Handwriting Recognition for Pen-Centric Interfaces
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 4 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Pen-Centric Shorthand Handwriting Recognition Interfaces
      Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Pen-Based Learning Technologies - PLT '07 , May 1 2007
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Handwriting Copybook Style Identification for Questioned Document Examination
      Journal of Forensic Document Examiners , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2007
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Handwriting Recognition Interfaces
      Text Entry Systems: Mobility, Accessibility, Universality, eds., S. MacKenzie and K. Tanaka-Ishii , March 1 2007
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Enhancing Binary Feature Vector Similarity Measures
      Journal of Pattern Recognition Research (JPRR) , December 31 2006
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Security-Related Research and Projects in Computing Promote Student Awareness of Security Issues
      Information Systems Education Journal (ISEDJ) , September 1 2006
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Analyzing Shape Context Using the Hamiltonian Cycle
      CSIS Technical Report , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Recognition Studies on Long-text Input Over the Internet
      Proceedings of the 23rd International Biometric Conference – IBC 2006 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Shape Matching with Ordered Boundary Points Using a Least-cost Diagonal Method
      Proceedings of the 2006 World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Applied Computer Science – WORLDCOMP '06 , June 26 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Recognition on Long-Text Input: A Feasibility Study
      Proceedings of International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2006 (IMECS 06) , June 20 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Recognition on Long-Text Input: A Feasibility Study
      Proceedings of the International Workshop Sci Comp/Comp Stat - IWSCCS 2006 , June 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Recognition Studies on Long-Text Input under Ideal and Application-Oriented Conditions
      IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics , June 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Recognition Studies on Long-Text Input under Ideal and Application-Oriented Conditions
      CVPR 2006 Workshop on Biometrics , June 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Shape Matching with Ordered Boundary Points Using a Least-Cost Diagonal Method
      Proceedings of the International Conference Image Processing, Computer Vision, & Pattern Recognition - IPCV 2006 , June 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Assessing the Discriminatory Power of Biometric Verifiers
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2006
    • Other [Published]
      Developing a Java-Based Keystroke Biometric System for Long-Text Input
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2006
    • Other [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Recognition on Long-Text Input: A Feasibility Study
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2006
    • Other [Published]
      Keystroke Biometric Recognition Studies on Long-Text Input Under Ideal and Application-Oriented Conditions
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2006
    • Other [Published]
      Shape Matching with Ordered Boundary Points Using a Least-Cost Diagonal Method
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2006
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      On the Individuality of the Iris Biometric
      International Journal on Graphics, Vision and Image Processing , December 31 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Recent Security-Related Research and Projects in CSIS at Pace University
      Proceedings of the High Technology Crime Investigation Association – HTCIA '05 Northeast Regional Conference , November 1 2005
    • Technical Report [Published]
      The D.P.S. in Computing Program, A View from the Start and an Assessment Following Its Fifth Year
      CSIS Technical Report , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      On the Individuality of the Iris Biometric
      Proceedings of the Audio- and Video- based Biometric Authentication Conference - 2005 , September 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      On Binary Similarity Measures for Handwritten Character Recognition
      Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition , August 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Writer Profiling Using Handwriting Copybook Styles
      Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition , August 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Biometric Identification Generalizability
      Proceedings of the Audio- and Video- based Biometric Authentication Conference , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Combining Multiple Iris Biometric Verifiers
      Proceedings of the 9th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics - WMSCI 2005 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Common Chatroom Abbreviations Speed Pen Computing
      Proceedings of the 11th Annual International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Evaluation of Biometric Identification in Open Systems
      Proceedings of the Audio- and Video- based Biometric Authentication Conference , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Integrating Heterogeneous Features for Iris Biometric Authentication
      Proceedings of the 9th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics - WMSCI 2005 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Nationality Identification from Names Using N-gram Based Cumulative Frequency Addition
      Proceedings of the 9th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics - WMSCI 2005 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Analyzing Open Biometric Identification Systems
      Proceedings of the Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications (MCSCE/MLMTA) , June 27 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Applying Keystroke Biometrics for User Verification and Identification
      Proceedings of the Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications (MCSCE/MLMTA) , June 27 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Identification of Pottery Shapes and Schools Using Image Retrieval Techniques
      Proceedings of the Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Conference on Imaging Science, Systems and Technology , June 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Similarity-based Copybook Style Analysis Using Pseudo-online Handwriting
      Proceedings of the 12th International Graphonomics Society Conference (IGS 2005) , June 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Computer Assisted Visual Interactive Recognition (CAVIAR) Technology
      Proceedings of the 2005 Electro/Information Technology Conference - EIT 2005 , May 22 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Applying Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Problems of Incomplete Information: Optimizing Bidding in the Game of Bridge
      Proceedings of the Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/International Conference of Artificial Intelligence , May 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Automated Pottery Fragment Classifier for Archaeological Studies
      Proceedings of Computer Applications in Archaeology , March 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Lightweight Image Retrieval System for Paintings
      Proceedings of the Electronic Imaging 2005 Conference - Storage and Retrieval Methods and Applications for Multimedia , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Computer-Assisted Handwriting Style Identification in Questioned Document Examination
      Proceedings of Investigative Image Processing III - Electronic Imaging , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2005
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Enhancing Binary Feature Vector Similarity Measures
      CSIS Technical Report , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Similarity-based Handwriting Copybook Style Identification
      Proceedings of the Electronic Imaging 2005 Conference - Storage and Retrieval Methods and Applications for Multimedia , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2005
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Automatic Detection of Handwriting Forgery Using a Fractal Number Estimate of Wrinkliness
      International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence , December 31 2004
    • Book Review [Published]
      Internet Technologies Handbook: Optimizing the IP Network
      Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries , December 31 2004
    • Book Review [Published]
      Knowledge Management Lessons Learned
      Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries , December 31 2004
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Developing a Professional Doctorate in Computing: A Fifth Year Assessment
      ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, Inroads , December 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Security-Related Research and Projects in Computing Promote Student Awareness of Security Issues
      Proceedings of the 21st Annual Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2004 , November 4 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Use of Chatroom Abbreviations and Shorthand Symbols in Pen Computing
      Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition - IWFHR 2004 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 26 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Graphical User Interface for a Fine-Art Painting Image Retrieval System
      Proceedings of the 6th Annual ACM/SIGMM International Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 15 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Interactive Flag Identification Using a Fuzzy Neural Technique
      Proceedings of the 6th Annual ACM/SIGMM International Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 15 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Neural Network Classifier for Junk E-mail
      Proceedings of the 6th International Document Analysis Systems VI Workshop - DAS 2004 , September 8 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Interplay of Research and Project Activities in Computing
      Proceedings of the International Symposium on Research Methods - ISRM 2004 , August 5 2004
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Interactive Flag Identification Using Image Retrieval Techniques
      CSIS Technical Report , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Detection of Forged Handwriting Using a Fractal Number Estimate of Wrinkliness
      Proceedings of the 11th International Graphonomics Society Conference - IGS 2004 , June 21 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Use of Histogram Distances in Iris Authentication
      Proceedings of the International Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering , June 21 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Interactive Flag Identification Using Image Retrieval Techniques
      Proceedings of the International Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering , June 1 2004
    • Book Review [Published]

      Wireless Internet Handbook: Technologies, Standards, and Applications , December 31 2003
    • Book Review [Published]

      From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog , December 31 2003
    • Book Review [Published]

      To the Digital Age: Research Labs, Start-up Companies, and the Rise of MOS Technology , December 31 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Optimizing Binary Feature Vector Similarity Mearsure Using Genetic Algorithm and Handwritten Character Recognition
      Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition , December 31 2003
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Interactive Visual System
      CSIS Technical Report , December 1 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Detection of Forged Handwriting Using a Fractal Number Estimate of Wrinkliness
      Proceedings of the 10th International Graphonomics Society Conference - IGS 2003 , November 1 2003
    • Book Review [Published]

      Behind Deep Blue: Building the Computer that Defeated the World Chess Champion , December 31 2002
    • Book Review [Published]

      The Internet Galaxy , December 31 2002
    • Book Review [Published]

      Internet Telephony , December 31 2002
    • Book Review [Published]

      Hacker Culture , December 31 2002
    • Book Review [Published]

      Nexus: Small Worlds and the Groundbreaking Science of Networks , December 31 2002
    • Book Review [Published]

      Global Information Warfare , December 31 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Mulitmodal Integration of Voice and Ink for Pervasive Computing
      Proceedings of the 4th Annual International Symposium on Multimedia Software Engineering Conference , December 1 2002
    • Technical Report [Published]

      Students Develop Real-World Computer Information Systems , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 30 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Students Develop Real-World Web and Pervasive Computing Systems
      Proceedings of the 2002 World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare and Higher Education , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 30 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Pervasive Computing Solution to Asset, Problem, and Knowledge Management
      Proceedings of the 2002 World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare and Higher Education , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Voice and Ink XML Multimodal Architecture for Mobile e-Commerce Systems
      Second ACM International Workshop on Mobile Commerce , September 1 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Data-fusion of Static and Delta Cepstral Scores with Application to Language Detection
      International Speech Processing Conference , August 30 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Automatic Detection of Handwriting Forgery
      Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition - IWFHR 2002 , August 1 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Automatic Language Detection of Telephone Speech
      21st Annual Conference of Applied Voice Input/Output Society Speech Conference , May 30 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Corpus Collection Framework Using VoiceXML
      21st Annual Conference of Applied Voice Input/Output Society Speech Conference , May 30 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Integrated VoiceXML and InkXML Gateway
      21st Annual Conference of Applied Voice Input/Output Society Speech Conference , May 30 2002
    • Technical Report [Published]

      Wireless Technologies in Pre-Hospital Communications: An Analysis for Northern Westchester Hospital , May 30 2002
    • Book Review [Published]

      M-Business , December 31 2001
    • Book Review [Published]

      Data and Computer Technologies , December 31 2001
    • Book Review [Published]

      Handbook of Computer Troubleshooting , December 31 2001
    • Book Review [Published]

      Object-Oriented Implementation of Numerical Methods , December 31 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Doctor of Professional Studies in Computing: An Innovative Professional Doctoral Program
      Proceedings of the 19th Annual Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2002 , November 1 2001
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Pervasive Computing Lab Established
      CSIS Communique: A Publication of the School of Computer Science and Information Systems , September 30 2001
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      School to Host Workshop, MASPLAS '02
      CSIS Communique: A Publication of the School of Computer Science and Information Systems , September 30 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Data-fusion of Static and Delta Cepstral Scores with Application to Language Detection
      Proceedings of the International Speech Processing Conference , August 30 2001
    • Technical Report [Published]

      Recent Advances in Pen Computing , August 1 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Template-based Application Framework for Building Multi-language Voice XML Applications
      Proceedings of the 7th Annual Mid-Atlantic Student Workshop in Programming Languages and Systems - MASPLAS '01 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 30 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Design of Dialog Systems Using Voice XML
      Proceedings of the 7th Annual Mid-Atlantic Student Workshop in Programming Languages and Systems - MASPLAS '01 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 30 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The State of the Art in Voice XML
      Proceedings of the 7th Annual Mid-Atlantic Student Workshop in Programming Languages and Systems - MASPLAS '01 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 30 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Voice XML Application Design Issues
      Proceedings of the 7th Annual Mid-Atlantic Student Workshop in Programming Languages and Systems - MASPLAS '01 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 30 2001
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Military Applications of Wearable Computers and Augmented Reality
      Fundamentals of Wearable Computers and Augmented Reality, W. Barfield and T. Caudell (Eds.) , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 30 2001
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Notebook versus desktop computers for cadets at West Point
      IEEE Transactions on Education , November 1 1996
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Online recognition of uncontained handprinting: a stroke-based system and Itsevaluation
      From Pixels to Features III: Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, S. Impedovo and J.C. Simon (Eds.) , December 1 1992
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Pen computing -- fad or revolution?
      Information Display , March 1 1992
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Online Run-on Character Recognizer
      Character and Handwriting Recognition, P.S.P. Wang (Ed.) , December 31 1991
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Speed, accuracy, flexibility trade-offs in on-line character recognition
      Character and Handwriting Recognition, P.S.P. Wang (Ed.) , December 31 1991
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Online Run-on character recognizer
      International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence , June 1 1991
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Speed, accuracy, flexibility trade-offs in on-line character recognition
      International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence , June 1 1991
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      The state-of-the-art in on-line handwriting recognition
      IEEE Transactions Pattern Analysis Machine Intelligence , August 1 1990
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Handwriting recognition on transparent tablet over flat display
      Journal Society for Information Display , December 1 1987
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      An adaptive system for handwriting recognition
      Graphonomics: Contemporary Research in Handwriting , December 1 1986
    • Other [Published]
      Overview of Pervasive Computing and Related, Ongoing Research Activity
      Pace University's CSIS Pervasive Computing Lab , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 1900

    PRESENTATIONS

    • European Intel & Security Informatics Title: Developing a Keystroke Biometric System for Continual Authentication of Computer Users
      Odense, Denmark,
    • Pace CSIS Research Day Title:  Continual Keystroke Biometric Authentication on Short Bursts of Keyboard Input
    • Int. Joint Conf. Biometrics Title: An Investigation of Keystroke and Stylometry Traits
      Washington DC
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Assessing the Discriminatory Power of Biometric Verifiers"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Keystroke Biometric Recognition on Long-Text Input Under Ideal and Application-Oriented Conditions"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Keystroke Biometric Recognition on Long-Text Input: A Feasibility Study"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Shape Matching with Ordered Boundary Points Using a Least-Cost Diagonal Method"
    • International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognition - ICIAR 2005 [Other]
      Title: "On the Individuality of the Iris Biometric"
      Toronto, Canada,
    • The 6th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR [Other]
      Title: "On Binary Similarity Measures for Handwritten Character Recognition"
      Seoul, Korea,
    • The 6th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR [Other]
      Title: "Writer Profiling Using Handwriting Copybook Styles"
      Seoul, Korea,
    • The 8th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition [Other]
      Title: "On Binary Similarity Measures for Handwritten Character Recognition"
    • Audio- and Video-based Biometric Person Authentication Conference [Other]
      Title: "Biometric Identification Generalizability"
    • The 11th Annual International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction [Other]
      Title: "Common Chatroom Abbreviations Speed Pen Computing"
    • The 9th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics - WMSCI 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Combining Multiple Iris Biometric Verifiers"
    • The 9th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics - WMSCI 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Integrating Heterogeneous Features for Iris Biometric Authentication"
    • The 9th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics - WMSCI 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Nationality Identification from Names Using N-gram Based Cumulative Frequency Addition"
    • Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications (MCSCE/MLMTA) [Other]
      Title: "Analyzing Open Biometric Identification Systems"
      Las Vegas, NV
    • Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications (MCSCE/MLMTA) [Other]
      Title: "Applying Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Problems of Incomplete Information: Optimizing Bidding in the Game of Bridge"
      Las Vegas, NV
    • Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications (MCSCE/MLMTA) [Other]
      Title: "Applying Keystroke Biometrics for User Verification and Identification"
      Las Vegas, NV
    • Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications (MCSCE/MLMTA) [Other]
      Title: "Identification of Pottery Shapes and Schools Using Image Retrieval Techniques"
      Las Vegas, NV
    • 12th Annual Conference of the International Graphonomics Society [Other]
      Title: "Similarity-based Copybook Style Analysis Using Pseudo-online Handwriting"
    • Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/Conference on Imaging Science, Systems and Technology [Other]
      Title: "Identification of Pottery Shapes and Schools Using Image Retrieval Techniques"
    • Multiconference in Computer Science and Computer Engineering/International Conference of Artificial Intelligence [Other]
      Title: "Applying Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Problems of Incomplete Information: Optimizing Bidding in the Game of Bridge"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "A Greek Pottery Shape and School Identification and Classification System Using Image Retrieval Techniques"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Applying Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Problems of Incomplete Information: Optimizing Bidding in the Game of Bridge"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Detection of Foreign Entities in Native Text Using N-gram Cumulative Frequency Addition"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Handwriting Copybook Style Analysis of Pseudo-Online Data"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Long-Text Keystroke Biometric Applications over the Internet"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "On Evaluating Open Biometric Identification Systems"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Semantic Geometric Features: A Preliminary Investigation of Automobile Identification"
    • The 2005 Electro/Information Technology Conference - EIT 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Computer Assisted Visual Interactive Recognition (CAVIAR) Technology"
    • Computer Applications in Archaeology - 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Automated Pottery Fragment Classifier for Archaeological Studies"
    • Electronic Imaging Conference - Image and Video Communications and Processing 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Computer-assisted Handwriting Style Identification in Questioned Document Examination"
    • Electronic Imaging Conference - Image and Video Communications and Processing 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Lightweight Image Retrieval System for Paintings"
    • Investigative Image Processing III - Electronic Imaging 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Computer-assisted Handwriting Style Identification in Questioned Document Examination"
      San Jose, CA
    • Investigative Image Processing III - Electronic Imaging 2005 [Other]
      Title: "Lightweight Impage Retrieval System for Paintings"
      San Jose, CA
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "A Neural Network Classifier for Junk E-Mail"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Establishing the Uniqueness of the Human Voice for Security Applications"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Interactive Flag Identification Using a Fuzzy Neural Technique"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Language Identification from Text Using N-gram Based Cumulative Frequency Addition"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Use of Chatroom Abbreviations and Shorthand Symbols in Pen Computing"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Use of Histogram Distances in Iris Authentication"
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Lecture]
      Title: "Emerging Computer Applications to Multidisciplinary Security Issues"
      Pace University
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Other]
      Title:
      Pace University
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Other]
      Title:
      Pace University
    • World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Multimodal Working Group [Other]
      Title: Invited Expert Participant
    • CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day [Other]
      Title: "Students Develop Real-World Computer Information Systems"
      Pace University
    • CENPARMI Research Lab - Centre for Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence [Other]
      Title: "Shorthand Alphabets and Pen Computing"
      Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
    • E-Learn 2002 World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education [Other]
      Title:
      Montreal, Canada
    • Progresso Latino Event [Other]
      Title: "Emerging Information Technologies"
      Pace University, CSIS
    • MASPLAS 2002 [Other]
      Title:
    • CAM Research Day [Other]
      Title: "VoiceXML Application Research"
      Pace University
    • SpeechTek Conference 2001 [Other]
      Title:
      New York, NY
    • Teaching, Learning and Technology Roundtable Conference [Other]
      Title: "Critical Thinking: Technology, Interaction, and Student Thinking Skills"
      Pace University
    • Pace University Research Day [Other]
      Title: "VoiceXML Research Facility"
      Pace University
    • Breakfast Seminar on e-Business [Other]
      Title: "Emerging Information Technologies"
      CSIS and Lubin School of Business, White Plains, NY
    • Pace University Research Day [Other]
      Title: "Online Handwritng Recognition and the Palm Pilot"
      Pace University
    • Marist College Conference [Other]
      Title: "Pen Computing - Fad or Revolution?"
      Marist College, NY
    • Eighth Annual U.S. Army ARL/USMA Technical Symposium [Other]
      Title: "Online Handwriting Recognition & Pen Computing"
      United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
    • Fifth Annual U.S. Army ARL/USMA Technical Symposium [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "Wearable Computers: Military Application Areas and Cadet/Faculty Projects"
      West Point, NY
    • Sterling Software's Enterprise Strategies '97 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Systems Design in the CS Curriculum at West Point"
    • Fourth Annual U.S. Army ARL/USMA Technical Symposium [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "Military Potential of Handheld Computers"
      West Point, NY
    • Seventh Biennial Conference of International Graphonomics Society and Annual Symposium of Assoc. Forensic Document Examiners [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "The IBM ThinkWrite Handwriting Recognizer"
      London, Ontario
    • Fifth Handwriting Conference of the International Graphonomics Society [Other]
      Title: Online Handwriting Recognition with Hidden Markov Models"
      Tempe, Arizona
    • International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition [Other]
      Title: "Online Recognition of Run-on Handwriting"
      Chateau de Bonas, France
    • IEEE 10th International Conference On Pattern Recognition [Other]
      Title: "Online Recognizer for Run-on and Printed Characters"
      Atlantic City, NJ
    • International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition [Other]
      Title: "Rationale for Adaptive Online Handwriting Recognition"
      Montreal, Canada
    • Neural Networks for Computing Conference [Other]
      Title: "A Survey of Online Handwriting Recognition"
      Snowbird, Utah
    • IEEE 9th International Conference on Pattern Recognition [Other]
      Title: "On-line Handwriting Recognition - a Survey"
      Rome, Italy
    • Third International Symposium on Handwriting and Computer Applications [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "On-line External Word Segmentation for Handwriting Recognition"
      Montreal, Canada
    • International Society for Information Display Symposium Digest of Technical Papers - 1986 [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "Handwriting Recognition on Transparent Tablet Over Flat Display"

    Intellectual Property

    • Patent: Silent Training by Error Correction for On-line Handwriting Recognition Systems [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: Methods and Apparatus for Evolving a Starter Set of Handwriting Prototypes Into a User-specific Set [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: On-line Handwriting Recognition Using a Prototype Confusability Dialog [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: Elastic Prototype Averaging in Online Handwriting Recognition [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: Method and Apparatus for Improving Prototypes of Similar Characters in On-line Handwriting Recognition [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: Robust Prototype Establishment in an On-line Handwriting Recognition System [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: Handwriting Recognition Employing Pairwise Discriminant Measures [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: Recognition System for Run-on Handwritten Characters [Non-Provisional]
      United States
    • Patent: System for Automatic Adjustment and Editing of Handwritten Text Image [Non-Provisional]
      United States

    Department Service

    • Institute for End User Computing [Committee Member]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Chair]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Faculty Advisor]
    • World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Multimodal Working Group [Committee Member]

    University Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Attendee, Meeting]
      Desc: Open Houses, Orientations, Graduations, and Award Ceremonies