Francis Marchese
Professor

E-mail: fmarchese@pace.edu

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

Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday
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

Spring 2015:
  • CS 692: Computer Science Project II

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 692: Computer Science Project II
  • 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

    Publications

    • Marchese, F. Media art and the urban environment - engendering public engagement with urban ecology.
    • Banissi, E., Marchese, F., Johansson, J. & 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.

    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

    UNIVERSITY SERVICE

    • Steering Committee, Helene & Grant Wilson Center for S ocial Entrepreneurship [Committee Member]
    • Pace University High Performance Computing Committee [Committee Member]

    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