Francis Marchese
Professor

E-mail: fmarchese@pace.edu

Personal Website: Click Here

School/College: Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems
Department(s): Computer Science NY
Primary Location:

Office Hours:
Monday
3:00PM-5:30PM
Tuesday
3:00PM-5:30PM

Office Phone:
+1 (212) 346-1803

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Education

Postdoctoral Fellow, Hunter College, 1983

Theoretical Chemistry, Scientific Computing

PhD, University of Cincinnati, 1979

Theoretical Chemistry, Scientific Computing

MS, Youngstown State University, 1973

Chemistry

BS, Niagra University, 1971

Natural Science

Scheduled Courses

Fall 2014:
  • CS 691: Computer Science Project I
  • SE 765: Distributed Software Develop
  • CS 610: Intro to Parallel & Dis Comp
  • SE 616: Intro to Software Engineering
  • SE 675: Requirements Engineering

View All Courses Taught
  • CS 383: Computer Graphics
  • CS 389: Software Engineering
  • CS 396: Seminar: Tpc Comp & The Great
  • CS 397: Topic: Visual Computing
  • CS 490: Ind Study in Computer Science
  • CS 600: Indpndnt Study in Grad CS
  • CS 610: Intro to Parallel & Dis Comp
  • CS 615: Software Engineering Seminar I
  • CS 616: Softwre Engineering Seminar II
  • CS 632: Topic: Visual Computing
  • CS 691: Computer Science Project I
  • CS 693: Thesis I
  • CS 694: Thesis II
  • CS 775: System Requirement Engineering
  • CS 835: Data & Dcmnt Rep & Prcsng
  • CS 865: Distributed Sftwr Development
  • CS 901: Software Development Thesis I
  • CS 902: Software Development Thesis II
  • DCS 990: Dissertation for DPS in Cmptng
  • DCS 991: Dssrttn for DPS in Cmptg II
  • SE 616: Intro to Software Engineering
  • SE 675: Requirements Engineering
  • SE 700: Independent Study
  • SE 735: Data & Document Rep
  • SE 765: Distributed Software Develop
  • Research Interests

    Scientific and information visualization; novel user interfaces for visualization; distributed an d collaborative visualization; integration of visualization into lifecycles for scientific research and software engineering; development of visualization systems at the intersection of art, science, and technology; the artistic origins of information visualization; and the long-term conservation of time -based digital art.

    Awards and Honors

    • Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies, September 2012 - Faculty Scholar
    • Helene & Grant Wilson Center for Socia l Entrepreneurship, September 2011 - Faculty Fellow
    • NYU Steinhardt School , 2010 - Visiting Scholar
    • Pace University, December 2008 - Faculty Award for Distinguished Service
    • Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information System, January 1, 2002 - CSIS Excellence in Research Award
    • Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information System, December 31, 1996 - CSIS Excellence in Research Award
    • Pace University, December 31, 1992 - Kenan Award for Outstanding Teaching
    • Carnegie Foundation, 1992 - Excellence in Teaching Award Nominee

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • Sigma Xi
    • American Association for the Advancement of Science , January 1 , 2002
    • IEEE Computer Society , September 1 , 1984
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers , September 1984
      World's largest association of technical professionals with more than 400,000 members in chapters around the world. Its objectives are the educational and technical advancement of electrical and electronic engineering, telecommunications, computer engineering and allied disciplines
    • Association for Computing Machinery 1983
    • Association for Computing Machinery, Graphics Special Interest Group 1983
    • American Chemical Society 1977

    ARTISTIC AND PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITS

    • Digital Art and the Urban Environment [Art - Exhibition, Curator]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Flow [Art - Exhibition, Curator]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Flow [Art - Exhibition, Catalog]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Turbulence @ Pace Digital Gallery 2 [Art - Exhibition, Curator]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • David Crawford: Retrospective [Art - Exhibition, Curator]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Map Marking [Art - Exhibition, Curator]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Map Marking [Art - Exhibition, Catalog]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Inner Lives [Art - Exhibition, Curator]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Digital Marginalia [Art - Exhibition, Curator]
      Pace Digital Gallery
    • Digital Marginalia: Annotation, Ill umination, Appropriation [Art - Exhibition, Catalog]
      Pace Digital Gallery

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • Marchese, F. & Strahs, D. (2012, January 1). A three dimensional visualization and projection workbench for the pace hpc initiative. Thinkfinity, Verizon Foundation , Pace University , $14,449.00 . Funded,Grant
    • Marchese, F. (2009, July 1). Thinkfinity, verizon foundation, in support of informatics and natural computation. Pace University , $7,500.00 . Funded,
    • Coutras, C. & Anderson, D. (2005, July 1). Education grant. PowerDsine , Pace University , $15,000.00 . Funded,Power over Ethernet technology - Power over Ethernet Technology
    • Marchese, F. (2001, September 1). Nsf internet 2 grant. NSF , Pace University , $382,804.00 . Funded,Co-Principal Investigator - Co-Principal Investigator
    • Marchese, F. (1992, December 31). Kenan award for outstanding teaching. Pace University , Pace University , $0.00 . Funded,
    • Merritt, S. & Anderson, D. (2001, September 15). High performance network connections for science and engineering research - hpnc: internet 2 at pace university. Pace University , Pace University , $150,000.00 . Funded,Effective 9/15/01, enabling Internet 2 connectivity for the whole University.
    • Marchese, F. (1995, June 1). Summer research. Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $0.00 . Funded,To continue writing book on molecular visualization
    • Marchese, F. (1994, June 1). Summer research. Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $0.00 . Funded,To continue research into scientific visualization

    Publications

    • Banissi, E. & Forsell, C. (2014, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Information visualisation - techniques, usability & evaluation.
    • Marchese, F. (2014, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). The beginning of medieval information visualization.
    • Marchese, F. (2014, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). The gothic cathedral: an immersive information visualization space. , pages 220 – 224.
    • Marchese, F. & Banissi, E. (2013). Knowledge visualization currents: from text to art to culture.
    • Marchese, F. (2013). Tables and early information visualization. , pages 35 -61.
    • Marchese, F. (2013, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Conserving software-based artwork through software engineering. Vol vol 2 , pages 181 - 184.
    • Marchese, F. (2013, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Medieval information visualization. Vol Proceedings of the IEEE VIS Arts Program (VISAP)
    • Marchese, F. (2013, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Virtues and vices: examples of medieval knowledge visualization. , pages 359 - 365.
    • Marchese, F. (2013, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Periodicity, visualization, and design. Foundations of Chemistry. Vol 15 (Issue 1) , pages 31-55.
    • Marchese, F. (2013, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Software archaeology and the preservation of code-based digital art. , pages 25 -30.
    • Marchese, F. (2012, September). 500 year documentation. , pages 157 -160.
    • Marchese, F. (2012, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). The origins and rise of medieval information visualization. , pages 389 - 395.
    • Marchese, F. (2011, August). Conserving digital art for deep time. Leonardo . Vol 44 (Issue 4) , pages 302 -308. http://www.leonardo.info/index.html
    • Marchese, F. (2011, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 13). Exploring the origins of tables for information visualization.
    • Marchese, F. & Shefer, L. D. (2010, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1). A system for real-time transcoding and delivery of video to smartphones. , pages 494 - 499.
    • Marchese, F. & Marchese, S. M. (2010, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1). Molecular rendering with medieval and renaissance color theory. , pages 487 - 493.
    • Marchese, F. (2010, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 26). Engineering, science, and design. , pages 140 – 144.
    • Shefer, L. D. & Marchese, F. (2009, November 1). Customizable real-time flash video delivery to iphones. Vol Conference DVD
    • Marchese, F. (2009, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Asynchronous collaborative visualization on a stick. Vol Conference DVD

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Marchese, F. (2014, July). 18th International Conference on Information Visualisation – IV2014 . Medieval visualization and the art of memory. IEEE, Paris, France
    • Marchese, F. (2013, October). IEEE VIS Arts Program (VISAP). Medieval information visualization. IEEE, Atlanta, GA
    • Marchese, F. (2013, October 28). Digital Heritage 2013. Conserving software - based artwork through software en gineering. Marseille, France
    • Marchese, F. (2013, July). 17th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'13. Virtues and vices: examples of medieval knowledge visualization,. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2013, April). Archiving 2013. Software archaeology and preservation of code-based digital art. Washington, DC
    • Marchese, F. & Shergill, M. P. (2012, September). DocEng 12. 500 year documentation. Paris, France
    • Marchese, F. (2012, July). 16th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'12 . The origins and rise of medieval information visualization. IEEE, Montpellier, France
    • Marchese, F. (2011, August). SIGGRAPH 2011. Conserving digital art for deep time. ACM, Vancouver, CA
    • Marchese, F. (2011, July). 5th International Conference on Information Visualization : IV'11 . Exploring the origins of tables for information visualization.”. IEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2011, July 13). 15th International Conference on Information Visualization IV'11. Downright medieval: information visualization in the middle ag. London, England
    • Marchese, F. (2011, May). Media in Transition 7: Unstable Platforms: The Promise and Peril of Transition . Conserving digital art for the ages. MIT, Boston
    • Marchese, F. (2011, May 13). Media in Transition 7: Unstable Platforms: The Promise and Peril of Transition. MIT, Boston
    • Marchese, F. & Shefer, L. D. (2010, July). 14th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'10. A system for real - time transcoding and delivery of video to smartphones. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2010, July). 14th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'10. Molecular rendering with medieval and renaissance color theory. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2009, October). IEEE Vis 2009 . Asynchronous collaborative visualization on a stick. IEEE, Atlantic City, NJ
    • Marchese, F. (2009, July). 12th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'08. The chemical table: an open dialog between visualization and design.. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. & , O. (2009, July). 13th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'09 . Scouting requirements quality using visual representations. IEEE, Barcelona, Spain
    • Marchese, F. & , . (2009, May). The 8th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia MUM 2009. Customizable real-time flash video delivery to iphones. ACM, Cambridge, UK
    • Marchese, F. & , S. (2008, July). 12th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'08. The potential for synergy between information visualization and software engineering visualization. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. & , J. (2007, July). 11th International Conference information Visualization IV'07 . Crystaldome: a projected hemispherical display with a gestural interface. IEEE, Zurich, Switzerland
    • Marchese, F. & , . (2007, July). 11th International Conference information Visualization IV'07. Fostering asynchronous collaborative visualization.. IEEE, Zurich, Switzerland
    • Marchese, F. (2007, May). XTech 2007: “The Ubiquitous Web. An augmented wiki for interactive scientific visualization and evolutionary collaboration. Paris, France
    • Marchese, F. & , J. (2006, August). ACM SIGGRAPH 2006. A projected hemispherical display with a gestural interface. ACM, Boston, MA
    • Marchese, F. (2006, July). Conference on the Philosophy of Models and Simulations. Abstraction, design and the synthesis of (molecular) objects.. Paris, France
    • Marchese, F. (2006, July). Tenth International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'06. The making of trigger and the agile engineering of artist - scientist collaboration.. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2006, April 23). Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI 2006. Reasoning and representation: the sketching of organic chemical reaction mechanisms. ACM, Montreal, Canada
    • Marchese, F. (2005, January 1). Visualization and Data Analysis 2005. Paper reviewer for visual and data analysis 2005. Visualization and Data Analysis
    • Marchese, F. (2004, July). Eighth International Conference on Information Visualization: IV’04. Dynamically binding image to text for information communication.. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. & Marchese, S. M. (2004, July). The Eighth Intern ational Conference on Information Visualization: IV’04 . Plato’s cave: an image stream installation within an office setting.. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2004, January 1). ACM SIGGRAPH 2004. Course reviewer. ACM SIGGRAPH
    • Marchese, F. & , Y. (2003, July). The Seventh International Conference on Information Visualization: IV’03 . Adapting single - user visualization software for collaborative use.. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2003, July 1). Seventh International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '03. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2003, July 1). Seventh International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '03. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2002, July). Sixth International Conference on Information Visualization: IV’02 . A stereographic table for biomolecular visualization. IEEE, London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2002, July 1). Sixth International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '02. London, UK
    • Marchese, F. (2002, May). The Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces: AVI 2002. Opglyph: a tool for exploring op art representation of height field and vector field data. ACM, Trento, Italy
    • Marchese, F. (2002, May 1). Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces: AVI 2002. Trento, Italy
    • Marchese, F. (2001, September 1). SIGGRAPH I. Workshop on immersive environments. ACM SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, CA
    • Marchese, F. (2001, August 12). ACM SIGGRAPH 2001. Los Angeles, CA
    • Marchese, F. (2001, August 12). ACM SIGGRAPH 2001. Los Angeles, CA
    • Marchese, F. (2001, April 1). ACS National Meeting. Text and (con)text in molecular visualization.. American Chemical Society, San Diego, CA
    • Marchese, F. (2000, July 7). SIGGRAPH 2000. Animation and special effects. New Orleans, LA
    • Marchese, F. (1999, December 14). Fall '99 Research Day. Concept and context in science and art. Pace, New York City
    • Marchese, F. (1998, July 18). SIGGRAPH '98. "teaching computer graphics with spreadsheets". Association for Computing Machinery, Los Angeles, CA

    Department Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Digital Gallery - Artist Talks - Fall 2004 Coordinator]
      Desc: Coordinated guest speakers for Digital Gallery's Artist Talks
    • Computer Science Department Tenure and Promotion Committee [Committee Chair]
    • Computer Science Curriculum Committee [Committee Member]

    College Service

    • Software Engineering Curriculum Committee [Committee Member]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Member]
      Desc: Member of the NY CS Tap Committee
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Member]
      Desc: Member of the NY CS Faculty Search Committee
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Other]
      Desc: Member of the committee to search for a computer art professor
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Other]
      Desc: Put forth initial architectural design for 163 William Street. Continued to meet with architects, interior designers, and others involved with the project.

    University Service

    • Steering Committee, Helene & Grant Wilson Center for S ocial Entrepreneurship [Committee Member]
    • Pace University High Performance Computing Committee [Committee Member]
    • Board of Trustees Administrative Affairs Committee [Committee Member]
    • Provost Review Committee [Committee Member]
    • Associate Provost for Academic Affairs Search Committee [Committee Member]
    • Board of Trustees Committee on Information Technology [Committee Member]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Chair]
      Desc: Supervised doctoral students, Mary Curtin and Yi Rong, and master's degree student, Maneesha Aggarwal

    PROFESSIONAL Service

    • ACM Journal of Computing and Cultural Heritage [Editor, Journal Editor]
      Desc: Associate Editor. Assigns reviewers and writes final review to submitting authors.
    • IEEE VIS 2014 Arts Program [Committee Member]
      Desc: Input input into arts program organization and review of submitted papers and artwork
    • Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'14 [Editor, Conference Proceedings]
      Desc: Selected papers for publication
      Committee's Key Accomplishments: Published proceeding with IEEE
    • 5th International Symposium on Visualization, Art, and Design [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organized and Co-chaired Symposium
    • 3rd International Symposium on Digital Humanities Knowledge Visualization [Committee Chair]
      Desc: Organized and Co-chaired Symposium
    • Information Visualization 2014 (IV ‘14) Conference [Committee Member]
      Desc: Organizing Committee, Publications Chair
      Committee's Key Accomplishments: Ran conference
    • Kno, Inc. [Board of Advisors of a Company]
    • Pace Digital Gallery Symposium on Digital Art and the Urban Environment [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organized and chaired symposium to formally appraise the ways new media and digital artists engage urban ecology.
    • Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'13 [Editor, Conference Proceedings]
      Desc: Selected papers for volume.
    • 2nd International Symposium on Digital Humanities Knowledge Visualization [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organized and co-chaired symposium
    • 4th International Symposium on Visualization, Art, and Design [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organized and co-chaired symposium
    • Information Visualization 2013 (IV‘13) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Organizing Committee, Publications Chair
      Committee's Key Accomplishments: Ran conference
    • Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Information Visuali zation: IV'12 [Editor, Conference Proceedings]
    • 1st International Symposium on Digital Humanities Knowledge Visualization
      Desc: Symposium Co-chair
    • 3rd International Symposium on Visualization, Art, and Desi gn [Chairperson]
      Desc: Symposium Organizer and Co-chair
    • Information Visualization 2012 (IV ‘12) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Organizing Committee (Publications Chair)
    • Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Information Visualization IV'11 ( [Editor, Conference Proceedings]
    • 2nd International Symposium on the Intersection of Visualization, Art, and Design, [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organizer and Co-chair
    • Fourth International Symposium on Visualization in Software Engineering [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organizer and Chair
    • Information Visualization 2011 (IV ‘11) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Organizing Committee
    • Fifth International Workshop on Requirements Engineering Visualization (REV’10) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information Visualization IV'10 [Editor, Conference Proceedings]
    • 1st International Symposium on the Intersection of Visualization, Art, and Design [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organizer and Co-chair
    • Information Visualization 2010 (IV‘10) [Chairperson]
    • Third International Symposium on Visualization in Software Engineering, SEVIZ [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organizer and Co-Chair
    • Workshop on Interactive Data Exploration and Knowledge at the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interface [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Fourth International Workshop on Requirements Engineering Visualization (REV’09) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Informat ion Visualization IV'09 [Editor, Conference Proceedings]
    • Information Visualization 2009 (IV ‘09) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Organizing Committee
    • Second International Symposium on Visualization in Software Engineering, SEVIZ [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organizer and Co-chair
    • Visual Information Communications International (VINCI'09) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • The International Journal of the Book [Editor, Associate Editor]
    • Third International Workshop on Requirements Engineering Visualization (REV’08) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Visualization IV'08 [Editor, Conference Proceedings]
    • First International Symposium on Visualization in Software Engineering, SEVIZ [Chairperson]
      Desc: Organizer and Co-chair
    • Information Visualization (IV ‘08) Conference [Committee Member]
      Desc: Organizing Committee
    • Second International Workshop on Requirements Engineering Visualization (REV’07) [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Information Visualization (IV’07) Conference [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Information Visualization 2006 (IV‘06) Conferences [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program committee
    • Information Visualization 2005 (IV‘05) Conference [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Information Visualization 2004 (IV‘04) Conference [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Information Visualization 2003 (IV‘03) Conference [Committee Member]
      Desc: Program Committee
    • Conference on Understanding Images [Chairperson]
      Desc: Conceived, organized and chaired. Produced conference proceedings

    PUBLIC SERVICE

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Consultant to local NYC artists on computer technology in the arts]
      Desc: Non-remunerated consultant to local NYC artists on computer technology in the arts.