Francis Marchese
Professor

E-mail: fmarchese@pace.edu

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

Department(s):
  • Computer Science NY

Primary Location:

Office Phone:
+1 (212) 346-1803

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 2014:
No courses scheduled.

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 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

    Computer Graphics (Computer Graphics); Numerical Mathematics (Scientific Computing); Computer Graphics (Scientific Visualization); Artificial Intelligence (Cellular Automata and Artificial Life);

    Awards and Honors

    • Carnegie Foundation, - Excellence in Teaching Award Nominee
    • 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

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • American Chemical Society
    • Association for Computing Machinery
    • Association for Computing Machinery, Graphics Special Interest Group
    • Sigma Xi
    • American Association for the Advancement of Science , January 1 , 2003
    • IEEE Computer Society , January 1 , 2003

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • A Three Dimensional Visualization and Projection Workbench for the Pace HPC Initiative [Grant]
      Thinkfinity, Verizon Foundation , Pace University , $14,449.00
      Funded,Grant 2012
    • Thinkfinity, Verizon Foundation, in support of Informatics and Natural Computation [Grant]
      Pace University , $7,500.00
      Funded, 2009
    • Education Grant [Grant]
      PowerDsine , Pace University , $15,000.00
      Funded,Power over Ethernet technology - Power over Ethernet Technology 2005
    • High Performance Network Connections for Science and Engineering Research - HPNC: Internet 2 at Pace University [Grant]
      Pace University , Pace University , $150,000.00
      Funded,Effective 9/15/01, enabling Internet 2 connectivity for the whole University. 2001
    • NSF Internet 2 Grant [Grant]
      NSF , Pace University , $382,804.00
      Funded,Co-Principal Investigator - Co-Principal Investigator 2001
    • Kenan Award for Outstanding Teaching [Grant]
      Pace University , Pace University , $0.00
      Funded, 1992
    • Summer Research [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $0.00
      Funded,To continue writing book on molecular visualization 1995
    • Summer Research [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $0.00
      Funded,To continue research into scientific visualization 1994

    Publications

    • Book, Scholarly-New
      Information Visualisation - Techniques, Usability & Evaluation
      2013
    • Book, Scholarly-New
      Knowledge Visualization Currents: From Text to Art to Culture
      2013
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
      Tables and Early Information Visualization
      Knowledge Visualization Currents: From Text to Art to Culture , 2013
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
      The Beginning of Medieval Information Visualization
      Information Visualisation-Techniques, Usability & Evaluation , 2013
    • Journal Article, Professional Journal
      Periodicity, Visualization, and Design
      April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2013
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Conserving Digital Art for Deep Time
      Leonardo Journal , December 31 2011
    • Working Paper [Published]

      Conserving Digital Art for Deep Time, Leonardo, 44(4) pp. 302-308, Presented at SIGGRAPH 2011 , August 7 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Art for Visualizers
      15th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV'11 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 13 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Downright Medieval: Information Visualization in the Middle Ages
      15th International Conference on Informational Visualization , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 13 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Exploring the Origins of Tables for Information Visualization
      Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Information Visualization IV'11 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 13 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Archives and Cultural Memory
      Media in Transition 7: Unstable Platforms: The Promise and Peril of Transition , May 13 2011
    • Working Paper [Published]

      Conserving Digital Art for the Ages, Media in Transition 7: Unstable Platforms: The Promise and the Peril of Transition , May 13 2011
    • Other [Published]

      Conserving Digital Art for the Ages , May 1 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A System for Real-time Transcoding and Delivery of Video to Smartphones
      Proceedings of the 14th International Conference Information Visualization – IV '10 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A System for Real-time Transcoding and Delivery of Video to Smartphones
      Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information Visualization – IV '10 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Molecular Rendering with Medieval and Renaissance Color Theory
      Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information Visualization – IV '10 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Engineering, Science, and Design
      Proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering and Meta-Engineering – ICEME 2010 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 26 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Customizable Real-time Flash Video Delivery to iPhones
      Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia – MUM 2009 , November 1 2009
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Scouting Requirements Quality Using Visual Representations
      Information Visualization 2009 (IV '09) , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 13 2009
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Molecular Visualization at the Interface
      Trends in Interactive Visualization: Advanced Information and Knowledge Processing Series, eds., E. Zudilova-Seinstra, T. Adriaansen, and R. van Liere , November 1 2008
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Chemical Table: An Open Dialog between Visualization and Design
      Proceedings of the 12th International Conference Information Visualization – IV '08 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2008
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Potential for Synergy between Information Visualization and Software Engineering Visualization
      Proceedings of the12th International Conference Information Visualization – IV '08 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2008
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      On Requirements Visualization
      Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Requirements Engineering Visualization – REV 2007 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      CrystalDome: A Projected Hemispherical Display with a Gestural Interface
      Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Information Visualization – IV '07 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Fostering Asynchronous Collaborative Visualization
      Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Information Visualization – IV '07 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      An Augmented Wiki for Interactive Scientific Visualization and Evolutionary Collaboration
      Proceedings of the XTech Conference 2007 , May 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Projected Hemispherical Display with a Gestural Interface
      Proceedings of the 33rd International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques – SIGGRAPH 2006 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 30 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Making of Trigger and the Agile Engineering of Artist–Scientist Collaboration
      Proceedings of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Information Visualization Conference - 2006 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Reasoning and Representation: The Sketching of Organic Chemical Reaction Mechanisms
      Proceedings of the Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems – CHI 2006 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2006
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      A Peer-to-Peer Collaborative 3D Virtual Environment for Visualization
      Visualization and Data Analysis 2004, R.F. Erbacher, P.C. Chen, J.C. Roberts, M.T. Gröhn, and Katy Börner, eds , December 31 2004
    • Book Review [Published]

      Reviewed Manuscript on Virtual Reality , December 31 2004
    • Book Review [Published]

      Manuscript on Virtual Reality , December 31 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Dynamically Binding Image to Text for Information Communication
      Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '04 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Plato's Cave: an Image Stream Installation within an Office Setting
      Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '04 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Peer-to-Peer Collaborative 3D Virtual Environment for Visualization
      Proceedings of Visualization and Data Analysis: VDA 2004 , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Peer-to-Peer Collarborative 3D Virtual Environment for Visualization
      Proceedings of Visualization and Data Analysis: VDA 2004 , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Adapting Single-User Visualization Software for Collaborative Use
      Proceedings of the 7th International Conference of Information Visualization: IV 2003 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Stereographic Table for Biomolecular Visualization
      Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '02 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 30 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      OpGlyph: A Tool for Exploring Op Art Representation of Height Field and Vector Field Data
      Proceedings of the Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces: AVI 2002 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 30 2002
    • Software [Published]
      Created a site describing the mission and activities for CAM
      The Center for Advanced Media , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2002
    • Newsletter [Published]
      Text and (Con)text in Molecular Visualization
      Web-Based Information Sources session during the Spring Meeting of the American Chemical Society , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 30 2001
    • Other [Published]
      Web-Based Information Sources
      Spring 2001 American Chemical Society , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Teaching Computer Graphics with Spreadsheets
      Proceedings of SIGGRAPH '98 , November 1 1998
    • Other [Published]
      Using Spreadsheets to Teach Computer Graphics
      SIGGRAPH '98 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 1998
    • Book, Scholarly-New [Submitted]
      Introduction to Molecular Visualization
      December 31 1997
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Digital Media and Ephemeralness Art, Artist, and Viewer
      CSIS Technical Report , December 1 1996
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Digital Media and Emphemeralness: Art, Artist and Viewer
      Leonardo , December 31 1995
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      An Application of Artificial Intelligence: Simulating the Business Environment Using Artificial Life
      Proceedings of the Third International AI on Wall Street Conference , June 1 1995
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Technology Management in Educational Environments
      Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference of the Association of Management , August 1 1993
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Microcomputers in Educational and Research Environments: Their Management, Acquisition, Upgrade and Maintenance
      Proceedings of the Twentieth ACM/SIGUCCS User Services Conference , November 1 1992
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Molecular Rendering on IBM Personal Computers
      Journal of Molecular Graphics , December 31 1991
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Two Semester Software Engineering Course as Part of an M.S. Degree in Computer Science
      Proceedings of the Workshop on Software Engineering Education , May 1 1991
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Simulating Ionic Crystal Growth With Cellular Automata
      Proceedings of the Workshop on Cellular Automata , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1991
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Coordination Numbers for Biomolecular Hydration: A Quantitative Method Based on Pattern Recognition Analysis of Monte Carlo Simulations of Aqueous Solutions
      Journal of Computational Chemistry , December 31 1990
    • Magazine/Trade Publication [Published]
      Turbocharging your 386: Build a 386 from Scratch or Improve Performance on a Budget
      UNIXWORLD , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 1990
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Microcomputer Visulization of Molecules
      Proceedings of Computer Graphics International '89 , December 31 1989
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Cellular Automata: A New Way of Simulation
      Dr. Dobbs' Journal , September 1 1989
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      MOPIC: An Advanced Molecule Rendering Package for Microcomputers
      New Trends in Computer Graphics , December 31 1988
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Thermal Motion from Monte Carlo Simulations of Aqueous Ionic Solutions
      International Journal of Quantum Chemistry , December 31 1986
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Thermal Motion from Monte Carlo Simulations of Aqueous Ionic Solutions
      CSIS Technical Report , December 1 1986
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      A Monte Carlo Study of the Aqueous Hydration of Formamide At T=25 C
      Journal of Physical Chemistry , December 31 1985
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      A Pattern Recognition Approach to the Analysis of Geometrical Features of Solvation: Application to the Aqueous Hydration of Li+, Na+, K+ and C1-
      Journal of the American Chemistry Society , December 31 1984
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Cooperativity of Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Effects in the Aqueous Hydration of Polyfunctional Solutes
      Chemical Physics Letters , December 31 1984
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Intermolecular Forces and the Structure of Liquid Water
      ACS Advances in Chemistry Series: Molecular-Based Study of Fluids , December 31 1983
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      Statistical State Solvation Sites: [ (CHO) ] ag
      Biophysics of Water , December 31 1982
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Transferrable Potential Functions From Quantum Mechanical Calculations of Intermolecular Interaction Energies
      Journal of Physical Chemistry , December 31 1982
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      A Revised Intermolecular Potential Function for the Water Dimer in the EPEN/2 Form
      Journal of Physical Chemistry , December 31 1981
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Liquid State Computer Simulation of Biomolecular Solvation Problems in Quantus Chemistry in Biomedical Science
      Proceedings of the New York Academy of Science , December 31 1981
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      Statistical State Solvation Sites
      Journal of the American Chemistry Society , December 31 1981
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      The Calculation of Ground and Excited Doublet State Molecular Polarizabilities by the CNDO/S-CI Method
      Journal of Molecular Structure (Theochem) , December 31 1981
    • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal [Published]
      The Use of CNDO/S in Spectroscopy. XV. Two Photon Absorption
      Journal of Physical Chemistry , December 31 1980

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Archiving 2013 [Paper]
      Title: Software Archaeology and Preservation of Code-based Digital Art
      Washington, DC
    • DocEng 12 [Paper]
      Title: 500 Year Documentation
      Paris, France
    • Downright Medieval: Information Visualization in the Middle Ages [Other]
      Title: Keynote Speaker
      15th International Conference on Information Visualization IV'11, London, England
    • River Summer 2006 - Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "Information Visualization: IV '04"
      IEEE, London, UK
    • River Summer 2006 - Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "Information Visualization: IV '04"
      IEEE, London, UK
    • River Summer 2006 - Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: "Plato's Cave: an Image Stream Installation within an Office Setting"
      IEEE, London, UK
    • River Summer 2006 - Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: Dynamically Binding Image to Text for Information Communication
      IEEE, London, UK
    • Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI 2006 [Other]
      Title: Workshop on "Sketching:" "Nurturing Creativity: Commonalities in Art, Design, Engineering and Research"
      ACM, Montreal, Canada
    • Visualization and Data Analysis 2005 [Keynote/Plenary Address]
      Title: Paper Reviewer for Visual and Data Analysis 2005
      Visualization and Data Analysis
    • ACM SIGGRAPH 2004 [Other]
      Title: Course Reviewer
      ACM SIGGRAPH
    • Seventh International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '03 [Other]
      Title:
      IEEE, London, UK
    • Seventh International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '03 [Other]
      Title:
      IEEE, London, UK
    • Sixth International Conference on Information Visualization: IV '02 [Other]
      Title:
      London, UK
    • Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces: AVI 2002 [Other]
      Title:
      Trento, Italy
    • SIGGRAPH I [Other]
      Title: Workshop on Immersive Environments
      ACM SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, CA
    • ACM SIGGRAPH 2001 [Other]
      Title:
      Los Angeles, CA
    • ACM SIGGRAPH 2001 [Other]
      Title:
      Los Angeles, CA
    • Spring American Chemical Society [Other]
      Title:
      San Diego, CA
    • Web-Based Information Sources [Other]
      Title:
      Spring American Chemical Society, San Diego, CA
    • SIGGRAPH 2000 [Other]
      Title: Animation and Special Effects
      New Orleans, LA
    • Fall '99 Research Day [Other]
      Title: Concept and Context in Science and Art
      Pace, New York City
    • SIGGRAPH '98 [Other]
      Title: "Teaching Computer Graphics with Spreadsheets"
      Association for Computing Machinery

    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

    College Service

    • 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

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Chair]
      Desc: Supervised doctoral students, Mary Curtin and Yi Rong, and master's degree student, Maneesha Aggarwal

    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.