ISHWAR K. SETHI

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ISHWAR K. SETHI

http://www.cse.secs.oakland.edu/isethi


Office Address:


Computer Science and Engineering Department



School of Engineering and Computer Science


Oakland University



Rochester, Michigan 48309
-
4401



Tel: 248
-
370
-
2820, Fax: 248
-
370
-
4625


Email: isethi@oakland.edu


Home Address:



1677 Heatherwood Drive



Troy, Michigan 48098



Tel: 248
-
641
-
8102

Date of Birth:

January 30, 1948

Current Position:

Professor and Chair (Since August 15, 1999)

University Education:



Indian Ins
titute of Technology, Kharagpur (India), Ph.D., 1978



Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (India), M.Tech. 1971



Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (India), B.Tech. (Hons), 1969

Professional Positions Held:


Professor, September 1992 to
August 1999, Wayne State University, Detroit


Visiting Professor, July 1988 to Dec. 1988, I.I.T. Delhi, India


Associate Professor, Sept. 1985 to August 1992, Wayne State University, Detroit


Assistant Professor, Sept. 1982 to August 1985, Wayne State Univ
ersity, Detroit


Assistant Professor, Jan. 1978 to August 1982, Dept. of Electronics, I.I.T. Kharagpur, India


Honors and Awards:

IEEE Fellow for contributions in statistical pattern recognition and neural networks, January 1, 2001

Certificate of Appreciat
ion from IEEE Computer Society for outstanding services as an Associate
Editor of IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis & Machine Intelligence, June 2001


Second Best Paper Award, ANNIE, St. Louis, November 1999


Certificate of Appreciation from IEEE Computer Socie
ty, June 1999

Honorary Visiting Professor, School of Computer Science & Engineering, University of New South
Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1998

General Chair, Int’l Conference on Knowledge
-
Based Intelligent Engineering Systems, May 1998,
Adelaide, Australia



Current Research Interests:


Data Mining


Multimedia Information Management


Information Retrieval

Pattern Recognition


Video Analysis & Object Recognition and Tracking


Document Image Processing












Externally Funded Research:




Title: Adaptation of a
n Undergraduate Program in Information Technology


Source: NSF


Amount: $194,275 (Pending; Co
-
PI)


Duration: June 2003
-

May 2005


Title: Pictorial Information Retrieval Through Feature Associations


Source: NSF


Amount: $330,407 (Pending)


Duration: June 2
003
-

May 2006


Title: Data Mining of Medical Outcomes Data for Hip
-
replacement


Source: Mandala Sciences


Amount: $95,238

Duration: November 2002
-

August 2003


Title:
Undergraduate Computer Research (UnCoRe) for Women at Oakland University


Source: NSF


Am
ount: $288,384

Duration: June 2002
-

May 2006


Title: Industrial Partnership Program with Accenture Technology Lab


Source: Accenture


Amount: $10,000

Duration: April 2002
-

March 2003


Title: Industrial Partnership Program with Guardian Industries


Source:
Guardian Industries


Amount: $5,000

Duration: May 2002


April 2003


Title: Airport Obstruction Identification


Source: Rutgers University, New Jersey


Amount: $118,320 (Co
-
PI)

Duration: April 2002


August 2003


Title: Text Analysis Toolbox


Source: Phili
ps Research


Amount: $17,040

Duration: January 2002


May 2002


Title: Artificial Intelligence Methods for Sputter Coating Production Line


Source: Guardian Science and Technology


Amount: $127,360

Duration: March 2001
-

February 2004


Title: Center for Ent
repreneurial in Information Technology (CEIT)


Source: Michigan Economic Development Corporation


Amount: $150,000 (Co
-
PI)

Duration: January 2001
-

December 2003


Title: Industrial Partnership Program with Andersen Consulting


Source: Andersen Consulting


A
mount: $15,000







Duration: April 2000
-

December 2001



Title: Industrial Partnership Program with Guardian Industries


Source: Guardian Industries


Amount: $10,000


Duration: May 2000


April 2002



Title:
Client Computing for Next Generation TAS System


So
urce: Interpro Corporation


Amount: $46,620 (Co
-
PI)


Duration: September 2000


May 2001


Title: Recognition of Movement Patterns


Source: DCS Corporation


Amount: $24,999


Duration: August 15, 1999


February 14, 2001



Title: A Feature Space Method for
MRI Computer
-
Based Analysis


Source: Henry Ford Hospital


Amount: $11,103

Duration: January 1, 1999


May 31, 1999



Title: Audio Analysis for Content
-
Based Video Indexing and Retrieval


Source: Philips Laboratories


Amount: $155,066


Duration: September
1, 1998


December 31, 2001



Title: Tools for High Speed Biplane Radiography


Source: Henry Ford Hospital


Amount: $16,771


Duration: September 1, 1997


June 30, 1998



Title: Laboratory for Data Management and Modeling


Source: National Science Foundati
on


Amount: $91,048


Duration: Jan. 1, 1998
-

June 30, 1999



Title: Data Mining: Issues and Future Directions


Source: Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), Palo Alto, California


Amount: $29,799


Duration: March 1, 1997
-

December 31, 1997



Title:
Self
-
Organizing Neural Representation Generator


Source: Dept. of Air Force / Rome Laboratory


Amount: $25,998


Duration: June 1, 1995
-

July 31, 1996



Title: Medical Imaging


Source: Medical Knowledge Systems, Detroit


Amount: $25,000


Duration: Septe
mber 1, 1994
-

August 31, 1995



Title: Transparent Neural Networks


Source: Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), Palo Alto, California


Amount: $199,056


Duration: July 1, 1994
-

June 30, 1997








Title: Eye Movement Tracking in Video


Source: Kresge
Eye Institute, Detroit


Amount: $57,000


Duration: January 1, 1994
-

December 31, 1995



Title: Development of Model
-
Based Fault Diagnostic Tools


Source: Ford Motor Company, Dearborn


Amount: $18,433


Duration: June 1993
-

December 1993







Title: Extr
acting Diagnostic Rules for Lupus Using Neural Networks



Source: Sinai Hospital, Detroit


Amount: $5,000


Duration: August 1992
-

December 1993



Title: REU Supplement to Artificial Neural Networks and Decision Trees



Source: National Science F
oundation


Amount: $4,000


Duration: June 1992
-

May 1993



Title: Evaluation of Operational Action Plan for Improved Mobility


Source: Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)


Amount: $9,950


Duration: October 1992
-

September 1993



Title:
Artificial Neural Networks and Decision Trees


Source: National Science Foundation (NSF)


Amount: $184,166


Duration: February 1991
-

December 1993



Title: REU Supplement to Artificial Neural Networks and Decision Trees


Source: National Science Foundat
ion (NSF)


Amount: $4,000


Duration: June 1991
-

May 1992





Title: Autonomous Imaging System


Source: Naval Surface Warfare Center


Amount: $39,914


Duration: June 1989
-

May 1990



Title: Suspicious Movement Detection in Presence of Wave Motion


Source:

Naval Surface Warfare Center


Amount: $9,931


Duration: March
-

May 1989



Title: Trajectory Based Dynamic Scene Analysis


Source: National Science Foundation


Amount: $39,723


Duration: July 1985
-

May 1987



Title: NSF Range Image Processing Workshop


S
ource: NSF


Amount: $500 (Travel Grant)


Duration: March 1988






Publications:


Books and Chapters



Oktay Ibrahimov, IK Sethi and N. Dimitrova, “Clustering of Imperfect Transcripts using a Novel Similarity
Measure” in
Information Retrieval Techniques for S
peech Applications
, A. Coden, E. Brown and S.
Srinivasan (Eds.), pp.35
-

42, Springer
-
Verlag, March 2002.


IK Sethi, “Introduction to Data Mining,” in
Data Mining in Design and Manufacturing
, D. Braha (Ed.), Kluwer
Academic Publishers, 2001.


N. Dimitrova,

Y. Rui and IK Sethi, “Media Content Management,” in
Design and Management of Multimedia
Information Systems
, SM Rahman (Ed.), Idea Group Publishing, 2001.


R. Khosla, IK Sethi and E. Damiani,

Intelligent Multimedia Multiagent Systems
, Kluwer Academic Publ
ishers,
October 2000.


N. Patel and IK Sethi, “Video Segmentation for Video Data Management,” in
The Handbook of Multimedia
Information Management
, WI Grosky, R. Jain, and R. Mehrotra (Eds.), Prentice
-
Hall, 1997.


IK Sethi and J.H. Yoo, "Symbolic Approxima
tion of Feedforward Neural Networks," in E.S. Gelsema and L.N.
Kanal (Eds.),
Pattern Recognition in Practice IV
, pp. 313
-
324, North
-
Holland, 1994.


IK Sethi and N. Patel, "Token Correspondence Through Neural Optimization," in C.H. Dagli, L.I. Burke, B.R.
F
ernandez, and J. Ghosh (Eds.),
Intelligent Engineering Systems Through Artificial Neural Networks
, Vol.
3, pp. 335
-
342, ASME Press, 1993.


IK Sethi, "Decision Tree Performance Enhancement Using and Artificial Neural Network Implementation," in
IK Sethi and

Anil K. Jain (Eds.),
Artificial Neural Nets and Statistical Pattern Recognition: Old and New
Connections
, pp. 71
-
86, North Holland, 1991.


IK Sethi, “Pattern Recognition,” in GB Bitter (Editor
-
in
-
Chief)
Encyclopedia of Computers
, pp. 759
-

764,
Macmillan
Publishing Company, New York, 1992.


IK Sethi and E. Hajeer, “Tactile Object Recognition Using Hopfield Net,” in C.H. Dagli, S.R.T. Kumara, and
Y.C. Shin (Eds.),
Intelligent Engineering Systems through Artificial Neural Networks
, pp. 415
-
422, ASME
Press 19
91.


IK Sethi, V. Salari, and S. Vemuri, "Feature Point Matching Using Temporal Smoothness of Motion,"
NATO
ASI Series: Advances in Pattern Recognition
, Eds. P. Devijuer and J. Kittler, Springer
-
Verlag Pub, pp. 119
-
132, 1987.



Editorships of Books/Proceed
ings


Journal of Electronic Imaging,

Editor, Special Section on Image and Video Databases, Vol. 7, No. 2, April
1998.

Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases VI
, Editors IK Sethi and Ramesh Jain, SPIE Vol. 3312,
January 1998.

Machine Vision and

Applications
, Editor, Special Issue on Image and Video Databases, Vol. 10, No. 2, 1997.

Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases V
, Editors IK Sethi and Ramesh Jain, SPIE Vol. 3022,
Feb. 1997.

Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases

IV
, Editors IK Sethi and Ramesh Jain, SPIE Vol. 2670,
Jan. 1996.

Machine Vision and Applications
, Editor, Special Issue on Artificial Neural Networks for Machine Vision, Vol.
8, No. 5, 1995.

Artificial Neural Nets and Statistical Pattern Recognition: Old
and New Connections
, Eds. IK Sethi and Anil K.
Jain, North
-
Holland, September 1991.







Journal Articles


Aiyesha Ma, R. Mukhopadhyay, and IK Sethi, “Vector Quantization of Binary Images using Hausdorff
Distance,”
IEEE Trans. Image Processing

(Submitted).


So
rin Draghici, F. Graziano, S. Kettoola, IK Sethi, and G. Towfic, “Mining HIV Dynamics Using Independent
Component Analysis,”
Bioinformatics

(To appear).


Daniela Stan and Ishwar K Sethi, “eID: A System for Exploration of Image Databases,”
Information Proce
ssing
and Management
, Vol. 39, pp. 335
-
361, May 2003.


Daniela Stan and Ishwar K Sethi, “Synobins: An Intermediate Level Approach for Image Annotation and
Semantic Retrieval,”
IEEE Trans. Multimedia

(In revision).


Dongge Li, Gang Wei, Ishwar K Sethi, and
N Dimitrova, “Person Identification in TV Programs,”
Journal of
Electronic Imaging
, Vol. 10, pp. 930
-
938, October 2001.


Dongge Li, IK Sethi, N Dimitrova and T McGee, “Classification of General Audio Data for Content
-
Based
Retrieval,”
Pattern Recognition L
etters
, Vol. 22, pp. 533
-
544, April 2001.


IK Sethi and I. Coman, “Image Retrieval using Hierarchical Self
-
Organizing Feature Maps,”
Pattern
Recognition Letters
, Vol. 20, pp. 1337
-
1345, November 1999.


G. Wei and IK Sethi, “Face Detection for Image Annotat
ion,”
Pattern Recognition Letters
, Vol. 20, pp. 1313
-
1321, November 1999.


Shen, B., IK Sethi and B. Vasudev, “Adaptive Motion
-
Vector Resampling for Compressed Video Down
-
Scaling,”
IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
, Vol. 9, pp. 929
-
936,

September 1999.


Shen, B., IK Sethi and B. Vasudev, “DCT Convolution and its Application in Compressed Domain,”
IEEE
Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
, Vol. 8, pp. 947
-
952, December 1998.


Shen, B. and IK Sethi, "Block
-
Based Manipulations o
f Transformed
-
Compressed Images and Videos,"
Multimedia Systems
, Vol. 6, No. 2, April 1998.


K. Han and IK Sethi, “
An Off
-
line
Cursive
Handwritten
Word Recognition
System and its
Application to
Legal
Amount Interpretation
,”
International Journal of Pattern

Recognition and Artificial Intelligence
, Vol. 11,
No. 5, pp. 757
-
770, 1997.


N. Patel and IK Sethi, "Video Shot Detection and Characterization for Video Databases,"
Pattern Recognition
,
Vol. 30, pp. 583
-
592, April 1997.


J.H. Yoo and IK Sethi, “Growing Ne
ural Trees using Mutual Information,”
International Journal of
Knowledge
-
Based Intelligent Engineering Systems
, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 57
-
66, April 1997.


IK Sethi and J.H. Yoo, "Structure
-
Driven Induction of Decision Tree Classifiers Through Neural Learning,"

Pattern Recognition
, Vol. 30, No. 11, pp. 1893
-
1904, 1997.


B. Shen and IK Sethi, “Convolution
-
Based Edge Detection for Image/Video in Block DCT Domain,”
Journal of
Visual Communication and Image Representation
, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 411
-
423, December 1996.


N. Patel and IK Sethi, "Compressed Video Processing for Cut Detection,"
IEE Proceedings
-

Vision, Image and
Signal Processing
, Vol. 143, No. 3, pp. 315
-
323, October 1996.


IK Sethi and J.H. Yoo, "Multiple
-
Valued Logic Representation of Neurons in Feedforw
ard Networks,"
Engineering Intelligent Systems
, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 243
-
253, December 1996.







B. Shen and IK Sethi, ”Scanline Algorithms in the JPEG Discrete Cosine Transform Compressed Domain,”
Journal of Electronic Imaging
, Vol. 5, pp. 182
-
190, April 1996.


K. Han and IK Sethi, "Handwritten Signature Retrieval and Identification,"
Pattern Recognition

Letters
, Vol.
17, No. 1, pp. 83
-
90, 1996.


IK Sethi and J.H. Yoo, "Symbolic Mapping of Neurons in Feedforward Networks,"
Pattern Recognition

Letters
,
Vol. 17,
No. 10, pp. 1035
-
1046, 1996.


IK Sethi, “Neural Implementation of Tree Classifiers,"
IEEE Trans. Systems, Man, and Cybernetics,

Vol. 25,
No. 8, pp. 1243
-
1249, 1995


IK Sethi, N. Patel, and J.H. Yoo, “A General Approach for Token Correspondence,”
Pattern Re
cognition
, Vol.
27, No. 12, pp. 1775
-
1786, 1994


Tao Li and IK Sethi, “Optimal Decision Fusion in Presence of Link Failures,”
IEEE Trans. Aerospace and
Electronic Systems
, Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 661
-
667, April 1996.


N. Ramesh, J.H. Yoo, and IK Sethi, “Thresh
olding Based on Histogram Approximation,”
IEE Proceedings
Vision, Image and Signal Processing,
Vol. 142, No. 5, pp. 271
-

279, 1995.


W.I Grosky, F. Fotouhi, IK Sethi, and B. Capatina, "Using Metadata for the Intelligent Browsing of Structured
Media Object
s,"
SIGMOD Record
, Vol. 23, pp. 49
-
56, December 1994.


IK Sethi and Jae H. Yoo, “Design of Multicategory Multifeature Split Decision Trees Using Perceptron
Learning,”
Pattern Recognition
, Vol. 27, No. 7, pp. 939
-
947, 1994


IK Sethi, "Comments on "Tracking
Multiple Features Using Relaxation,"
Pattern Recognition
, Vol. 27, No. 6,
pp. 865, 1994.


IK Sethi and Gening Yu, "Robot Localization Using Entropy Net,"
Pattern Recognition Letters
, Vol. 24, pp.
393
-
402, April 1994.


IK Sethi and Jae H. Yoo, “An Ellipse D
etection Method from the Polar and Pole Definition of Ellipse,”
Pattern
Recognition
, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 307
-

316, 1993.


Tao Li and IK Sethi, “Optimal Multiple Level Decision Fusion with Distributed Sensors,”
IEEE Trans.
Aerospace and Electronics Systems
, Vol. 29, pp. 1252
-
1259, October 1993.


IK Sethi and Nagarajan Ramesh, "Local Association Based Recognition of Two Dimensional Objects,"
Machine Vision & Applications
, Vol. 5, pp. 265
-
276, 1992.


IK Sethi, "Entropy Net: From Decision Trees to Neural Net
s,"
Proceedings of the IEEE
, Vol. 78, No. 10, pp.
1605
-
1613, 1990. (
This paper has been reprinted by IEEE Press and appears in Neural Networks:
Theoretical Foundations and Analysis, 1992)


V. Salari and IK Sethi, "Correspondence of Feature Points in Prese
nce of Occlusion,”
IEEE Trans. Pattern
Analysis and Machine Intelligence
, Vol. 12, pp. 87
-
91, Jan. 1990.


IK Sethi, V. Salari, and S. Vemuri, "Feature Point Matching in Image Sequences,”
Pattern Recognition Letters
,
Vol. 7, pp. 113
-
121, 1988.


IK Sethi an
d R. Jain, "Finding Trajectories of Feature Points in a Monocular Image Sequence,"
IEEE Trans.
Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
, Vol. 9, pp. 56
-
73, 1987. (
This paper has been reprinted by
IEEE Press and appears in Computer Vision: Principles, 19
91
)







IK Sethi, "A General Scheme for Discontinuity Detection,”
Pattern Recognition Letters
, Vol. 3, pp. 327
-
333,
1985.


G.P.R. Sarvarayudu and IK Sethi, "Walsh Descriptors for Polygonal Curves,”
Pattern Recognition
, Vol. 16, pp.
327
-
336, 1983.


BP Bandyopa
dhyay, IK Sethi, and P.N. Chakraborty, "Classification, Data Analysis and Composition
Determination in High Pressure Moulding Sand Systems Using Pattern Recognition Techniques,”
British
Foundaryman
, Vol. 76, pp. 104
-
107, 1983.


IK Sethi, "Edge Detection Us
ing Charge Analogy,"
Computer Graphics and Image Processing
, Vol. 20, pp.
185
-
195, 1982.


IK Sethi and G.P.R. Sarvarayudu, "Hierarchical Classifier Design Using Mutual Information,”
IEEE Trans.
Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
, Vol. 4, pp. 441
-
445
, 1982


IK Sethi, "A Fast Algorithm for Recognizing Nearest Neighbors,"
IEEE Trans. Systems, Man, and Cybernetics
,
Vol. 11, pp. 245
-
248, 1981


IK Sethi, "Fault Detection in Combinational Circuits Using Compressed Fault Table,”
Int'l Journal of
Electronics
,

Vol. 49, pp. 279
-
286, 1980.


IK Sethi and B. Chaterjee, "Conversion of Decision Tables into Efficient Sequential Testing Procedures,”
Comm. of ACM
, Vol. 23, pp. 279
-
285,1980.


IK Sethi, "Fast Sequential Evaluation of Monotonic Boolean Functions,”
Informat
ion Sciences
, Vol. 20, pp.
101
-
113, 1980


IK Sethi and B. Chaterjee, "Efficient Decision Tree Design for Discrete Variable Pattern Recognition
Problems,”
Pattern Recognition
, Vol. 9, pp. 197
-
206, 1978.


IK Sethi and B. Chaterjee, "Learning Classifier Desig
n for Discrete Variable Pattern Recognition Problems,”
IEEE Trans. Systems, Man, and Cybernetics
, Vol. 8, pp. 49
-
52, 1978.


IK Sethi and B. Chaterjee, "Machine Recognition of Constrained Handprinted Devanagari,”
Pattern
Recognition
, Vol. 9, pp. 69
-
75, 1977
.


IK Sethi and B. Chaterjee, "Machine Recognition of Handprinted Devanagari Numerals",
JIETE (India)
, Vol.
22, pp. 532
-
535, 1976.




Conference Publications


Mingkun Li, Dongge Li, Nevenka Dimitrova and Ishwar K Sethi, “Audio
-
Visual Talking Face Detectio
n,”
Proceedings IEEE Conference on Multimedia Exposition (ICME),

Baltimore, Maryland, USA, July 2003.




Mingkun Li, Ishwar K Sethi, Dongge Li and Nevenka Dimitrova, “Region Growing Using Online Learning,”
Proceedings Int’l Conference on Imaging Science, S
ystems and Technology (CISST),

pp. 73
-
76, Las Vegas,
Nevada, USA, June 2003.


Aiyesha Ma, Rishi Mukhopadhyay and Ishwar K Sethi, “Hausdorff Metric Based Vector Quantization of Binary
Images,”
Proceedings Int’l Conference on Information and Knowledge Engine
ering (IKE),

pp. 315
-
320,
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, June 2003.


Dongge Li, IK Sethi and N. Dimitrova, “Fast DCT
-
Domain Filtering Using Frequency Division Processing,”
Proceedings Int’l Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing
, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands,
December
2002.







V Kulesh, VA Petrushin and IK Sethi, “Video Clip Recognition Using Joint Audio
-
Visual Processing Model,”
Proceedings Int’l Conf. Pattern Recognition
, pp. I
-
500
-
03, Quebec City, Canada, August 2002.


Oktay Ibrahimov, IK Sethi and N. Dimitro
va,” The Performance Analysis of a Chi
-
Square Similarity Measure
for Topic Related Clustering of Noisy Transcripts,”
Proceedings Int’l Conf. Pattern Recognition
, pp. IV
-
485
-
490, Quebec City, Canada, August 2002.


Daniela Stan and Ishwar K Sethi, “Color Pat
terns for Pictorial Content Description,”
Proceedings

ACM
Symposium on Applied Computing (
SAC
)
, Madrid, Spain, March 2002.


Oktay Ibrahimov, IK Sethi and N. Dimitrova, “Novel Similarity
-
Based Clustering Algorithm for Grouping
Broadcast News,”
Proceedings

S
PIE Conf. Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
, pp. 294
-
304, Orlando,
Florida, April 2002.


V Kulesh, VA Petrushin and IK Sethi, “PERSEUS: Personalized Multimedia News Portal,”
Proceedings
IASTED Conference on Artificial Intelligence & Applications
, pp. 307
-
312, Marbella, Spain, September,
2001.


V Kulesh, VA Petrushin and IK Sethi, “The PERSEUS Project: Creating Personalized Multimedia News
Portal,”
Proceedings Second Int’l Workshop on Multimedia Data Mining
, pp. 31
-
37, San Francisco,
California, August, 20
01.


IK Sethi, IL Coman and D Stan, “Mining Association Rules between Low
-
level Image Features and High
-
level
Concepts,”
Proceedings

SPIE Conf. Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
, Orlando, Florida, April 2001.


D. Stan and IK Sethi, “Mapping Low
-
level Ima
ge Features to Semantic Concepts,”
Proceedings IS&T/SPIE
Conference on Storage and Retrieval for Media Databases
, San Jose, CA, January

2001.


D. Li, G. Wei, IK Sethi and N. Dimitrova, “Fusion of Visual and Audio Features for Person Identification in
Real
Video,”
Proceedings IS&T/SPIE Conference on Storage and Retrieval for Media Databases
, San
Jose, CA, January

2001.


G. Wei, IK Sethi and N. Dimitrova, “Tracking Faces of Arbitrary Views for Video Annotation,”
Proceedings
SPIE Conference on Visual Communica
tions and Image Processing
, San Jose, January 2001.


D. Stan and IK Sethi, “Image Retrieval using a Hierarchy of Clusters,”
Proceedings International Conference
on Advances in Pattern Recognition
, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 2001.


V. Kulesh, K. Schaffer
, IK Sethi and M. Schwartz, “Handwriting Quality Evaluation,”

Proceedings
International Conference on Advances in Pattern Recognition
, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 2001.


G. Wei and IK Sethi, “Omni
-
Face Detection for Image/Video Content Description,” Pro
ceedings
ACM
Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval
, pp. 185
-
190, Marina del Rey, CA, November 2000.


G. Wei and IK Sethi, “Detection of Side
-
view Faces in Color Images,” Proceedings
IEEE Workshop on
Applications of Computer Vision
, pp. 79
-
84, Palm S
pring, CA, December 2000.



D. Reimann, V. Chaudhary, and IK Sethi, “Modeling Core
-
Beam Tomographic Reconstruction using LogSMP:
An Extended LogP Model for Clusters of SMPs,”
Proceedings International Conference on High
Performance Computing
, pp. 77
-
83, De
cember 1999.


Alina Lazar and IK Sethi, “Decision rule extraction from trained neural networks using rough sets,”
Proceedings
ANNIE’99
, pp. 493
-
497, St. Louis, Missouri, November 1999. (Awarded Second Best Paper Prize)


G. Wei, IK Sethi and S. Sarkar, “Tra
ffic sign detection for driving assistance,”
Proceedings ANNIE’99
, St.
Louis, Missouri, pp. 821
-
826, November 1999.







S. Sarkar, IK Sethi and G. Bocheneck, “A survey of alertness monitoring methods for drivers,”

Proceedings
ANNIE’99
, pp. 845
-
850, St. Louis,

Missouri, November 1999.


IK Sethi and I. Coman, “Image Retrieval using Hierarchical Self
-
Organizing Feature Maps,”
Pattern
Recognition in Practice VI
, Vlieland, Holland, June 1999.


G. Wei and IK Sethi, “Face Detection for Image Annotation,”
Pattern Reco
gnition in Practice VI
, Vlieland,
Holland, June 1999.


Dongge Li and IK Sethi, “MDC: A Software Tool for Developing MPEG Applications,”
IEEE Conf.
Multimedia Systems
, Florence, Italy, June 1999.


IK Sethi, “Building a Term Association Model for Documents o
f Interests,”
Proc. SPIE Conf. Data Mining and
Knowledge Discovery
, pp. 102
-
107, Orlando, Florida, April 1999.


B. Shen, IK Sethi and V. Bhaskaran, “DCT domain alpha blending,”
Proc. IEEE Conf. Image Processing
, pp. I
-
857
-
861, Chicago, Illinois, October 19
98.


IK Sethi
et al
, “Color
-
WISE: A System for Image Similarity Retrieval using Color,”
Proceedings Storage and
Retrieval for Image and Video Databases VI
, pp. 140
-
148, San Jose, California, January 1998.


Bo Shen, Dongge Li and IK Sethi, “Cut Detection vi
a Edge Extraction in Compressed Video,”
Visual’97
, pp.
149
-
156, San Diego, December 1997.


Bo Shen, IK Sethi and V. Bhaskaran, “Adaptive Motion Vector Resampling for Compressed Video Down
-
Scaling,”
IEEE International Conference on Image Processing
, Santa
Barbara, October 1997


Bo Shen and IK Sethi, “Closed Loop MPEG Video Rendering,”
IEEE International Conference on Multimedia
Systems
, Ottawa, June 1997.


Sorin Draghici, V. Beiu and IK Sethi, “A VLSI optimal constructive algorithm for classification proble
ms,”
Proc.

Smart Engineering Systems: Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic, Data Mining and Evolutionary
Programming
, vol. 7, pp. 145
-
151, ASME Press, New York, 1997.


Sorin Draghici and IK Sethi, “On the possibilities of the limited precision weights neural netwo
rks in
classification problems,” in
Biological and Artificial Computation: From Neuroscience to Technology
,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, J. Mira, R. Moreno
-
Diaz, J. Cabestany (Eds.), pp. 753
-
762, Springer
Verlag, 1997.


Sorin Draghici and IK Sethi, “
Choosing the appropriate size network for low
-
cost hardware implementation: a
tight lower bound for the number of bits of integer limited weights neural networks,” In I. Dumitrache (ed.):
Proc. of the 11th Intl. Conf. on Control System and Computer Science

CSCS
-
11
, Politehnica Univ.,
Bucharest, Romania, vol. 2, pp. 95
-
100, 28
-
30 May 1997.


Sorin Draghici and IK Sethi, “Adapting theoretical constructive algorithms to hardware implementations for
classification problems, in Neural Networks in Engineering Syst
ems,” AB Bulsari, S. Kallio (Eds.),
Proc. of
the 1997 International Conference on Engineering Applications of Neural Networks
, Stockholm, Sweden,
16
-
18 June 1997, pp. 303
-
308, Systeemitekniikan seurary, 1997.


Nilesh Patel and IK Sethi, “Video Classificati
on using Speaker Identification,”
Proc. IS&T/SPIE Conf.

Storage
and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases,
San Jose, February 1997


Bo Shen, IK Sethi, and V. Bhaskaran, “Digital Blue Screen Editing in Compressed Domain,”
Proc. Visual
Communications and
Image Processing
, San Jose, February 1997.


Richard J.H. Filer, IK Sethi, and J. Austin, “A Comparison Between Two Rule Extraction Methods for





Continuous Data,”
Proceedings of the NIPS Workshop on Rule Extraction from Trained Neural Networks
,
Snowmass, Col
orado, December 1996.


David Reimann, V. Chaudhary, M.J. Flynn, and IK Sethi, "Parallel Implementation of Cone Beam
Tomography,"
Proc. Int'l Conf. Parallel Processing
, Bloomingdale, Illinois, August 1996.


Bo Shen and IK Sethi, "Scanline Algorithms in Comp
ressed Domain,"
Proc. IS&T/SPIE Conf. Digital Video
Compression
, San Jose, Jan. 1996.


N. Patel and IK Sethi, "Audio Characterization for Video Indexing,"
Proc. IS&T/SPIE Conf.

Storage and
Retrieval for Image and Video Databases,
pp. 376
-
384,
San Jose, Ja
n. 1996


Bo Shen and IK Sethi, "Direct Feature Extraction from Compressed Images,"
Proc. IS&T/SPIE Conf.

Storage
and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases,
San Jose, Jan. 1996


Jae Yoo and IK Sethi, "Design of Radial Basis Function Networks Using Decisi
on Trees,"
Proc.

ICNN
-
95
,
Perth, Australia.


Bo Shen and IK Sethi, "Inner
-
Block Operations for Compressed Images,"
Proc. ACM Multimedia
, pp. 489
-
498,
San Francisco, November 1995.


Gening Yu and IK Sethi, "Road Following with Continuous Learning,"
Proc. Sy
mposium on Intelligent
Vehicles
, pp. 412
-
417, Detroit, September 1995.



IK Sethi, "Image Computing for Visual Information Systems,"
ETD 2000
, Adelaide, Australia, May 1995
(Invited Paper).


Ke Han and IK Sethi, "Signature Identification via Local Associat
ion of Features,"
Proc. Int'l Conf. Document
Analysis & Recognition
, pp. 187
-
190, Montreal, August 1995.


Ke Han and IK Sethi, "Off
-
Line Cursive Writing Segmentation Scheme,"
Proc. Int'l Conf. Document Analysis &
Recognition
, pp. 894
-
897, Montreal, August
1995.


IK Sethi and N. Patel, "Scene Change Detection Using Statistical Approach,"
Proc. IS&T/

SPIE Conference
Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases
, pp. 329
-
339, 1995.


N. Ramesh and IK Sethi, "Feature Identification as an Aid to Content
-
Bas
ed Image Retrieval,"
Proc. IS&T/SPIE
Conference Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases
, pp. 2
-
11, 1995.


IK Sethi and Ke Han, "Retrieval of Signature Images Using Local Structural Associations,"
Proc. IS&T/SPIE
Conference Storage and Retrieval

for Image and Video Databases
, pp. 125
-
136, 1995.


N. Ramesh and IK Sethi, “Nearest Neighbor Classification Using CMAC,”
Proc. IEEE Conference Neural
Networks
, Vol. V, pp. 3061
-
3066, Orlando, Florida, June 1994.


E. Hajeer and IK Sethi, "Adaptive Hyperpla
ne Algorithm for Texture Characterization,"
Proc.

IEEE Int'l Conf.
Systems, Man, and Cybernetics
, Vol. III, pp. 2426
-
2430, San Antonio, Texas, October, 1994.


N. Ramesh and IK Sethi, "Efficient Nearest Neighbor Classification,"
Proceedings World Congress o
n Neural
Networks
, Vol. III, pp. 138
-
143, San Diego, California, June 1994.


J.H. Yoo and IK Sethi, "Growing Neural Trees Using AMIG Learning,"
Proceedings World Congress on
Neural Networks
, Vol. III, pp. 396
-
401, San Diego, California, June 1994.


IK Seth
i and J.H. Yoo, “Modified Pocket Algorithm for Single Perceptron Training in Multicategory
Environment,”
Proc. World Congress on Neural Networks
, Vol. IV, pp. 33
-
38, Portland, Oregon, July
1993.







IK Sethi, J.H. Yoo, and C. Brickman, “Extraction of Diagnost
ic Rules Using Neural Networks,”
Proc. 6th
Annual Symp. Computer
-
Based Medical Systems
, pp. 217
-
222, Ann Arbor, June 1993


IK Sethi and J.H. Yoo, "SIR: Simultaneous Induction of Rules Using Neural Networks,"
Proc.

Int'l Joint Conf.
Neural Networks
, pp. I
-
3
59
-
364, Baltimore, June 1992.


IK Sethi, Y.K. Chung, and J.H. Yoo, "Correspondence Using Property Coherence,"
Proc.

SPIE Conf.
Applications of AI
, Orlando, April 1992.


IK Sethi and Y.K. Chung, "Relative Motion Detection in Point Patterns,"
Proc.

Int'l Con
f. Pattern Recognition
,
pp. I
-
696
-
699, Hague, The Netherlands, August 1992.


IK Sethi and Gening Yu, "Robot Localization With Entropy Net Using Ultrasonic Sensing,"
Proc.

Int'l Joint
Conf. Neural Networks,

pp. II
-
753
-
758, Seattle, July 1991.


IK Sethi and
W.L. Brillhart, "Traffic Analysis Including Non
-
Conforming Behavior via Image Processing,"
Proc. Int'l Conf. on Vehicle Navigation and Information System
, Dearborn, Michigan, October 1991.


IK Sethi and E. Hajeer, "Tactile Object Recognition Using Hopfield

Net,"
Proc.

Int'l Conf. on Artificial Neural
Networks in Engineering, pp. 415
-
422, St. Louis, November 1991.


N. Ramesh and IK Sethi, “A Model Based Industrial Part Recognition System Using Hashing,”
Proc.

International Robots and Vision Automation Confer
ence
, pp. 3
-
37
-
3
-
51, Detroit, October 1991.


IK Sethi and Gening Yu, “Making a Mobile Robot Learn to Determine its Location," Proc
.

International Robots
and Vision Automation Conference
, Detroit, October 1991.


IK Sethi and Gening Yu, "A Neural Network App
roach to Robot Localization,"
Proc. Int'l Symp. Intelligent
Control Systems
, pp. 513
-

517, Philadelphia, September 1990


IK Sethi and Mike Otten, "Comparison Between Entropy Net and Decision Tree Classifiers",
Proc. Int'l Joint
Conf. Neural Networks
, pp.
63
-
68, San Diego, June 1990.


IK Sethi, H. Cheung, N. Ramesh, and Y.K. Chung, "Automatic Detection of Motion of Interest for
Surveillance,"
Proc. Int'l Conf. Automation, Robotics, and Vision
, pp. 227
-
231, Singapore, September
1990.


IK Sethi, "Layered Neur
al Net Design Using Decision Trees,”
Proc. IEEE Int'l Symposium on Circuits and
Systems
, pp. 1082
-

1085, Louisiana, May 1990.


IK Sethi and Nagarajan Ramesh, "A Flexible 2
-
D Shape Recognition Approach Through Hashing,”
Proc.

ROBEX 89
, pp. 185
-
188, Palo Al
to, August 1989.


K. Dreyer, IK Sethi, and AC Held, "Segmenting Echocardiographic Images Using Expert Labeling,”
Proc.

SPIE
Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Vision
, pp. 807
-
817, Philadelphia, November 1989.


IK Sethi and Nagarajan Ramesh, "2
-
D Shape Recogni
tion Using Redundant Hashing,”
Proc. SPIE Conf. on
Intelligent Robots and Vision
, pp. 477
-
486, Philadelphia, November 1989.


D. Thomas and IK Sethi, "Detection of Small Moving Objects,” Proc.
Pattern Recognition for Advanced
Missile Systems,

Huntsville, Al
abama, Nov. 1988.


J. Sowers, R. Mehrotra, and IK Sethi, "Road Boundary Detection",
Proc. SPIE Conf. on Mobile Robots III
, pp.
56
-
63, Cambridge, November, 1988.


J. Leu, IK Sethi, and T. Hong, "Object Surface Characterization from Range Images,”
Proc.

SPI
E Conf. on





Piece Recognition. & Image Proc.,
Dearborn, Michigan, June 1988.


D. Thomas, IK Sethi, and V. Salari, "Motion Filtering for Target Extraction and Tracking in Infrared Images,”
Proc.

SPIE Conf. on AI Applications
, pp. 505
-
511, Orlando, April 1988
.


V. Salari and IK Sethi, "Feature Point Correspondence in Presence of Occlusion,”
Proc.

IEEE Computer Vision
Workshop
, pp. 327
-
330, Miami, Dec. 1987.


Jia
-
Guu Leu, IK Sethi, and G. Yu, "Range Image Segmentation Using Equi
-
distance Contours,”
Proc.

IEEE
C
omputer Vision

Workshop
, pp. 339
-
341, Miami, Dec. 1987.


Jia
-
Guu Leu and IK Sethi, "Range Image Analysis via Density Slicing,”
Proc
.
SPIE Conf. on Advances in
Intelligent Robots,

pp. 388
-
393, Cambridge, Mass., Nov. 1987.


GM Tse and IK Sethi, "Road Boundar
y Detection for a Mobile Robot,”
Proc. of 30th Midwest Symposium
Circuits and Systems
, pp. 373
-
375, Syracuse, August 1987.


IK Sethi, V. Salari, and S. Vemuri, "Image Sequence Segmentation Using Motion Coherence,"
Proc. First Int'l
Conf. on Computer Vision
, pp. 667
-
671, London, England, June 1987


IK Sethi, V. Salari, and S. Vemuri, "Temporal Segmentation in Image Sequences,”
Proc. SPIE Conf. on AI
Applications
, pp. 162
-
168, Orlando, Florida, May 1987.


IK Sethi and R. Jain, "Finding Trajectories of Points
in a Monocular Image Sequence,”
Proc. Second IEEE
Conf. on AI Applications
, pp. 106
-
110, Miami Beach, Florida, December 1985.


IK Sethi and S.N. Jayaramamurthy, "Surface Classification Using Characteristic Contours,”
Proc. Seventh Int'l
Conf. on Pattern

Re
cognition
, pp. 438
-
440, Montreal, Canada, July 1984.


IK Sethi, "A General Scheme for Discontinuity Detection,”
Proc. Seventh Int'l Conf. on Pattern Recognition
,
pp. 42
-
44, Montreal, Canada, July 1984.


R. Jain and IK Sethi, "Establishing Correspondence of

Non
-
rigid Objects Using Smoothness of Motion,”
Proc.
IEEE Computer Vision Workshop
, pp. 83
-
87, Annapolis, Maryland, May 1984.


G.P.R. Sarvarayudu and IK Sethi, "Condensed Library Approach for 3
-
D Object Recognition,”
Proc. Int'l Conf.
on Systems, Man, and

Cybernetics
, pp. 40
-
42, Bombay, India, December 1983.


IK Sethi and G.P.R. Sarvarayudu, "Boundary Approximation Using Walsh Series Expansion for Numeral
Recognition,”

Proc. Fifth Int'l Conf. on Pattern Recognition
, pp. 879
-
881, Miami, Florida, December 19
80.


IK Sethi, "Sequential Evaluation of Logic Statements in Character Recognition,”
Proc. Fifth National Systems
Conf.
, pp. 12
-
15, Ludhiana, India, October 1978.


IK Sethi and B. Chatterjee, "Syntactic Methods in Character Recognition,”
Proc. All India Sy
mp. Pattern
Recognition and Digital Techniques
, pp. 56
-
62, ISI Calcutta, India, January 1977.



Book Reviews Published


IK Sethi, A Review of
Neural Networks in Vision and Pattern Recognition
, (Eds.) J. Skrzypek and W. Karplus,
World Scientific Press,
Jou
rnal of Classification
, Vol. 12, pp. 140
-
142, 1995


IK Sethi, A Review of
Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning

by Y. Anzai, Academic Press,
IEEE Trans.
Neural Networks
, Vol. 4, pp. 889
-
890, November, 1993.


IK Sethi, A Review of
Algorithms for Clusteri
ng Data

by AK Jain and R. Dubes,
PAMI Newsletter
, pp. 13
-
14,





October 1988.



Professional Achievements:


Membership on Editorial Boards



Associate Editor, IEEE Trans. Multimedia (January 2002

)

Associate Editor, IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine I
ntelligence (Jan 1997


Dec 2000)


Associate Editor, IEEE Multimedia (July 2000

)


Associate Editor, Journal of Pattern Recognition (January 1990

)


Associate Editor, Machine Vision and Applications (January 1994

)


Associate Editor, Pattern Recognition

Letters (January 1996

)





Membership on Conference Committees (Last Five Years)



Program Committee Member, IEEE Workshop on Motion, Orlando, 2002

Program Committee Member, Visual Communication and Image Processing (VCIP), 1997
-

2001


Program Committe
e Member, SPIE Conference Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Orlando,
Since 1999


Program Committee Member, IEEE Conference Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition,


Santa Barbara, June 1998


Program Committee Member, IEEE Workshop Content
-
Based Retriev
al, Santa Barbara, June 1998


Honorary Chair, First International Conference on Conventional and Knowledge
-
Based


Intelligent Electronic Systems, Adelaide, Australia, May 1997


Co
-
Chair, IS&T/SPIE Conference on Storage & Retrieval for Image and Video Datab
ases, San Jose,
1996
-

1998


Program Committee Member, Visual’97, San Diego, December 1997


Program Committee Member, IEEE Conference Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition,


San Francisco, June 1996



Reviewing Activities



NIH Panel Member (1992


2001
)


NSF Panel Member (2001

)


Regular Reviewer for many journals and book publishers

Australian Research Council (1997

)

Dutch Research Council

University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, 1996
-
1997

University of New South Wales, Australia, 1996, 200
0

La Trobe University, Australia, 2001