Arbee L.P. Chen (陳良弼)

Department of Computer Science

National Chengchi University

Taipei, Taiwan, ROC

Phone: (02)29393091x62558

Fax: (02)22341494

Email: alpchen@cs.nccu.edu.tw

EDUCATION

-          Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, USA, 1984

-          M.S. in Computer Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA, 1981

-          B.S. in Computer Science, Department of Computer Science, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan, 1977

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

-          University Chair Professor, National Chengchi University, August 2004 – present

-          Dean, College of Science, National Chengchi University, August 2006 – July 2012

-          Director, Center for Teaching and Learning Development, National Chengchi University, March 2008 – July 2008

-          Professor (Joint Appointment), Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, August 2004 – present

-          Researcher (Joint Appointment), Research Center for Information Technology Innovation, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, August 2012 - present

-          Professor, Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, August 1991 – July 2004

-          Chairman, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, August 2001 – July 2004

-          Director, Computer and Communications Center, National Tsing Hua University, 1994 – 1996

-          Visiting Specialist, National Science Council (at Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University), 1990

-          Member of Technical Staff, Bell Communications Research, USA, 1986 – 1990

-          Adjunct Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Polytechnic University, New York, USA, 1988 – 1990

-          Research Scientist, Unisys Inc., USA, 1984 – 1986

VISITING ACADEMIC

-          Visiting Scholar at Deaprtment of Computer Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University (hosted by Prof. Wang-Chien Lee), USA, August, 2011

-          Visiting Scholar at Harvard Graduate School of Education (hosted by Prof. Tina Grotzer), USA, February, 2010 (on Science Education and Learning Technologies)

-          Visiting Scholar at Department of Computer Science, The University of Hong Kong (hosted by Prof. David Cheung), Hong Kong, August, 2009

-          Visiting Scholar at Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (hosted by Prof. Hong Cheng), Hong Kong, July, 2009

-          Visiting Scholar at Department of Computer Science, Boston University (hosted by Prof. George Kollios), USA, January - February, 2009

-          Visiting Scholar at Harvard Graduate School of Education (hosted by Prof. Christopher Dede), USA, January -February, 2009 (on Science Education and Learning Technologies)

-          Invited Participant at Faculty Summit of Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, PRC, October, 2006

-          Visiting Scholar at King’s College London, University of London (hosted by Prof. Costas Iliopoulos), UK, November 2005 (for a two-year research project “Algorithms for Pattern Analysis in Music Databases” under National Science Council Taiwan–UK Joint Project Grant)

-          Visiting Scholar at Center for Computer Assisted Research in the Humanities, Stanford University (hosted by Prof. Eleanor Selfridge-Field), USA, July 2005

-          Visiting Scholar at Computer Science Department, Stanford University (hosted by Prof. Hector Garcia-Molina), USA, January 2004

-          Visiting Scholar at Center for Computer Assisted Research in the Humanities, Stanford University (hosted by Prof. Eleanor Selfridge-Field), USA, February 2003 (lectured in Music 253/CS275A - “Musical Information: An Introduction”)

-          Senior Visiting Scholar at Beijing Tsinghua University (hosted by Prof. Lizhu Zhou), PRC, May 1999 (delivered a short course on “Multimedia Database Systems” at Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University; also gave talks at Beijing University, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Renmin University of China)

-          Visiting Scholar at Kyoto University (hosted by Prof. Yahiko Kambayashi), Japan, January - February, 1999 (as a foreign examiner for Japan’s National Scientific Research Project on Priority Areas (A): Research and Development of Advanced Database Systems for Integration of Media and User Environments)

INVITED TALK AND KEYNOTE/PANEL/TUTORIAL AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

-          “On Top-n Reverse Top-k Queries: Variants, Algorithms, and Applications,” Keynote Speech at The 2011 IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing, November 9, 2011

-          “Mining Frequent Itemsets from Transactional Data Streams,” The Chinese University of Hong Kong (hosted by Prof. Hong Cheng), July 24, 2009

-          “Mining Frequent Itemsets from Transactional Data Streams,” Boston University (hosted by Prof. George Kollios), February 13, 2009

-           “Continuous Evaluation of Fastest Path Queries on Road Networks,” Northwestern University (hosted by Prof. Peter Scheuermann), February 24, 2008

-          “Efficient kNN Search in Polyphonic Music Databases,” Beijing Google (hosted by Dr. Edward Chang), August 23, 2006

-          “Mining Frequent Itemsets from Data Streams with a Time-Sensitive Sliding Window,” Beijing Tsinghua University (hosted by Prof. Lizhu Zhou), August 24, 2006

-          “Music Retrieval and Analysis,” Distinguished Lecturer at VLDB School (sponsored by the US Very Large Data Base Endowment), Harbin Institute of Technology and Heilongjiang University, PRC, January 12-13, 2006

-          “Searching Music in a Music Collection,” IEEE Shannon Lecture Series, Stanford University (hosted by Prof. T.Y. Lin), September 22, 2005

-          “On Data Analysis: Contributions to 21st Century Technologies,” Keynote Speech at The 7th International Conference on Intelligent Technologies, Taiwan, 2006

-          “Efficient kNN Search in Polyphonic Music Databases using a Lower Bounding Mechanism,” Goldsmiths College London (hosted by Prof. Tim Crawford), UK, 2005

-          “Music Retrieval and Analysis,” International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications, Beijing, 2004

-          “Content-based Music Retrieval and Analysis,” Tutorial at International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval, USA, 2003

-          “The Effectiveness Study of Various Music Retrieval Approaches,” Sino Franco Workshop on Web Technologies, Taiwan, 2003

-          “3D-List: A Data Structure for Efficient Video Query Processing,” Association of East Asia Research University Workshop on Computer Science, Japan, 2003

-          “Music Representation, Indexing and Retrieval,” NSF Inaugural International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval, USA, 2000

-          “Multimedia Database Systems,” Tutorial at International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications, Taiwan, 1999

-          “An Efficient Approach on Content-Based Image Retrieval with DCT Coefficient Indexes,” Symposium on Advanced Database Systems for Integration of Media and User Environments, Japan, 1999

-          “Continuous Media Management – Where we stand today and where we will be over the next decade,” Panel at IEEE International Workshop on Research Issues in Data Engineering, USA, 1998

-          “Data Management and Query Processing in Mobile Environment,” International Symposium on Information Systems and Technologies for Network Society, Japan, 1997

-          “Indexing, Query Interface and Query Processing for Venus: A Video Database System,” International Symposium on Cooperative Database Systems for Advanced Applications, Japan, 1996

-          “Future Trends on Data Engineering,” Plenary Panel at IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, Taiwan, 1995

-          “Database Mining: Applications, Issues and Solutions,” Panel at International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications, Singapore, 1995

-          “Future Directions in Database Research,” Panel at IEEE International Computer Software and Applications Conference, Taiwan, 1994

-          “The Status of Information Technology Development in Taiwan,” ACM International Meeting, Singapore, 1993

-          “Dealing with Uncertainties in Heterogeneous Databases,” Panel at IEEE International Computer Software and Applications Conference, Japan, 1991

RESEARCH INTEREST

-          Cloud Databases, Big Data Analytics, Top-k Queries, Data Stream Processing and Analysis, Data Mining, Multimedia Information Systems

AWARD

-          Best Dissertation Supervision Award, Taiwan Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 2011

-          Distinguished Research Fellow Award, National Science Council, 2008 (Highest honor from National Science Council)

-          Distinguished Engineering Professor Award, Chinese Institute of Engineers, 2006

-          Research Fellow Award, National Science Council, 2005 - 2007

-          Research Fellow Award, National Science Council, 2002 - 2004

-          Who’s Who in the Republic of China, Government Information Office, Executive Yuan, 2001

-          Distinguished Research Award, National Science Council, 2000 - 2001

-          Distinguished Research Award, National Science Council, 1998 - 1999

-          Distinguished Research Award, National Science Council, 1996 - 1997

-          Best Dissertation Supervision Award, Institute of Information & Computing Machinery, 2001

-          Best Dissertation Supervision Award, Institute of Information & Computing Machinery, 2000

-          Best Dissertation Supervision Award, Institute of Information & Computing Machinery, 1999

-          College Student’s Research and Invention Supervision Award, National Science Council, 1996

-          Best Dissertation Supervision Award, Acer Inc., 1993

PH.D. THESIS SUPERVISION

-          Lin, Chen-Yi, “Efficient Algorithms for Determining k-Most Demanding/Favorate Products,” July 2012, National Tsing Hua University

-          Fan, Yao-Chung, “Efficient and Robust Schemes for Accuracy-Guaranteed Sensor Data Aggregation,” October 2010, National Tsing Hua University

-          Wang, En-Tzu, “Mining Frequent Itemsets over Distributed Data Streams,” August 2010, National Tsing Hua University

-          Cho, Chung-Wen, “Mining and Retrieving Various Sequential Patterns in Sequence Databases,” November 2008, National Tsing Hua University

-          Chiu, Ding-Ying, “On Frequent Sequence Mining and Online Classification Techniques,” October 2008, National Tsing Hua University

-          Chen, Hung-Chen, “Techniques of Music Analysis, Recommendation, and Retrieval for Music Services,” June 2008, National Tsing Hua University

-          Liu, Ning-Han, “Similarity Search in Polyphonic Music Databases,” July 2005, National Tsing Hua University

-          Lin, Chia-Han, “A Study on Video Modeling, Indexing and Query Processing,” May 2005, National Tsing Hua University

-          Hsu, Jia-Lien, “Content-based Music Information Retrieval and Analysis,” September 2001, National Tsing Hua University

-          Wu, Yi-Hung, “The Analysis, Indexing and Retrieval of Web Data,” May 2001, National Tsing Hua University

-          Lee, Guanling, “Location Management and Efficient Query Processing in Mobile Information Systems,” May 2001, National Tsing Hua University

-          Lo, Shou-Chih, “Data Broadcasting in the Mobile Computing Environment,” May 2000, National Tsing Hua University

-          Kuo, Tony C.T., “Indexing, Retrieval, and Query Processing for Video Databases,” July 1998, National Tsing Hua University

-          Liu, Chih-Chin, “Content-Based Video and Music Data Retrieval,” June 1998, National Tsing Hua University

-          Yen, Show-Jane, “Efficient Knowledge Discovery from Large Databases,” June 1997, National Tsing Hua University

-          Koh, Jia-Ling, “Integration and Query Processing for Object and Multimedia Databases,” June 1997, National Tsing Hua University

-          Chang, Chih-Shyang, “The Inference, Aggregation, Refinement and Applications of Uncertain Data,” June 1996, National Tsing Hua University

-          Tsai, Pauray S.M., “Interoperability and Query Optimization in Multi-database Systems,” January 1996, National Tsing Hua University

-          Chiu, Jui-Shang, “PV-Table - A Representation System for Exclusive Disjunctive Data,” January 1995, National Tsing Hua University

-          Tseng, Frank S.C., “A Study on Partial Values with Applications to Query Processing in Heterogeneous Database Systems,” November 1992, National Chiao-Tung University

PATENT

-          “Systems and Methods for Discovering Frequently Accessed Subtrees,” U.S. Patent (Patent No. US7599946 B2), 10/6/2009

-          “Method for Processing Multiple Continuous Top-k Queries,” US Patent (Patent No. US7761528 B2), 10/11/2006–11/24/2027

-          “Efficient Shot Change Detection on Compressed Video Data,” US Patent 5900919, 5/4/1999

-          “Video Database Indexing and Query Method and System,” US Patent 5819286, 10/6/1998

-          “Methods for Efficiently discovering Repeated Patterns in a Music Database,” ROC Patent 134411, 90/5/16–107/10/8

-          “Communications Service Systems and Methods for Location Registration,” ROC Patent 117149, 89/6/21–107/10/8

-          “Methods and Systems for Indexing and Querying Video Databases,” ROC Patent 090454, 86/10/1–105/4/11

-          “Methods for Detecting Digital Data,” ROC Patent 086436, 86/4/21–105/8/7

-          “Methods and Systems for Handling Update, Deletion and Insertion in Multiple Databases,” ROC Patent 071141, 84/3/21–103/7/25

-          “Wireless Sensing System and Method Thereof,” ROC, USA, Japan, PRC (pending)

-          “System and Method for Sensor Data Aggregation using Dynamic Counting Techniques,” ROC, USA (pending)

SERVICE IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

- Consultation Service

-          Review Commissioner for Distinguished Research Award in Engineering and Applied Sciences, National Science Council (NSC)

-          Consultation Commissioner, Department of Engineering and Applied Sciences, NSC

-          Convener of Cutting-Edge Foresight Research Projects in Information Domain, NSC

-          Review Commissioner for Governmental Technology Projects, NSC

-          Evaluation Commissioner for Major Information System Projects, NSC

-          Chief Evaluation Commissioner for Technology Projects, Department of Industrial Technology, Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)

-          Convener of Academic Technology Projects in Information Domain, Department of Industrial Technology, MOEA

-          Chief Evaluation Commissioner for the Development of New Technologies in Emerging Small/Medium Enterprises Initiative, MOEA

-          Group Leader of the Policy Evaluation and Strategic Development for Encouraging Foreign Enterprises to Establish Research and Development Centers in Taiwan, MOEA

-          Evaluation Commissioner for the New Products Development Initiative, Industrial Development Bureau, MOEA

-          Executive Consultant for the planning and establishment of information and network systems for the National Defense Medical Center, Environmental Protection Administration, Bureau of Labor Insurance, Tainan National University of the Arts, and Hsinchu General Hospital

-          Commissioner for the Advanced Examinations, Examination Yuan

-          Evaluation Commissioner for Academic Promotion Theses, Ministry of Education (MOE)

-          Interviewer for Government-Funded Study Abroad Programs, MOE

-          Evaluation Commissioner for National Elementary and High School Science and Technology Fair, MOE

-          Planning Commissioner for Innovative and Prospective Technology Projects, Institute for Information Industry

-          Consultant for Industrial Technology Research Institute, Institute for Information Industry, Tatung, Turbotek, and InterVideo

- International Assessor

-          Research Proposals for The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

-          Research Proposals for Hong Kong Research Grants Council

-          Professors and Head of the Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong

-          PhD Theses, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

-          PhD Thesis, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

- Editor

-          World Wide Web: Internet and Web Information Systems, Springer

-          International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Soft Data Paradigms, Inderscience Publishers

-          Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Academia Sinica

-          Proceedings of the National Science Council, NSC

-          International Advisory Committee of the Chinese Database Encyclopedia Editorial Board

-          Editorial Advisory Board of “Intelligent Soft Computational and Evolving Data Mining: Integrating Advanced Technologies,” IGI Publisher

- International Committee Member

-          IEEE/CS Technical Committee on Multimedia Computing

-          Steering Committee Member of International Conference of Database Systems for Advanced Applications

-          Awards Committee Member of International Conference of Database Systems for Advanced Applications

-          Steering Committee Member of Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

- Conference/Program/Panel Chair

-          Conference Chair, Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Taiwan, 2014

-          Program Vice Chair, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, Belgium, 2012

-          Symposium Chair, Foundation and Practices of Data Mining, PRC, 2012

-          Workshop Chair, Workshop on Database, Data Mining and Information Retrieval, International Computer Symposium, Taiwan, 2012

-          Panel Chair, International Conference on Mobile Data Management, Taiwan, 2009

-          Program Chair, IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, Mexico, 2008

-          Conference Chair, International Conference on Digital Archive Technologies, Taiwan, 2005

-          Conference Chair, International Computer Symposium, Taiwan, 2002

-          Conference Chair, Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Taiwan, 2002

-          General Chair, Workshop on Software Engineering and Database Systems, International Computer Symposium, Taiwan, 2000

-          Program Chair, Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Japan, 2000

-          Conference Organizer and Program Chair, International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications, Taiwan, 1999

-          Vice Program Chair, IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence, USA, 1999

-          Program Chair, International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems, USA, 1997

-          Conference Organizer and Program Chair, IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, Taiwan, 1995

- Program Committee Member

-          2013 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Australia, Senior Program Committee Member)

-          2012 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (Belgium)

-          2012 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Malaysia)

-          2011 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (Canada)

-          2010 International Conference on Very Large Databases (Singapore)

-          2010 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (Australia)

-          2010 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (India)

-          2009 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (USA)

-          2009 ACM International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (USA)

-          2009 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Thailand)

-          2008 International Conference on Very Large Databases (New Zealand)

-          2008 Ph.D. Workshop, International Conference on Extending Database Technology (France)

-          2008 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Japan)

-          2007 International Conference on Very Large Databases (Austria)

-          2007 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (Germany)

-          2007 International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (France)

-          2007 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (China)

-          2007 International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (Thailand)

-          2007 International Workshop on Combinatorial Algorithms (Australia)

-          2006 ICDM Workshop on Foundation of Data Mining and Novel Techniques in High Dimensional Structural and Unstructured Data

-          2006 IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (USA)

-          2006 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (Hong Kong)

-          2006 IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Databases and Data Management/IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (USA)

-          2006 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (Poland)

-          2006 International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (Hong Kong)

-          2006 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Singapore)

-          2006 International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (Singapore)

-          2006 International Conference on Multimedia Content Analysis, Management, and Retrieval (USA)

-          2005 International Conference on Very Large Databases (Norway)

-          2005 International Conference on Web Information Systems (USA)

-          2005 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (Denmark)

-          2005 International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (UK)

-          2005 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Vietnam)

-          2005 International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (China)

-          2005 Workshop on Foundations of Data Mining, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (USA)

-          2005 International Workshop on Managing Data for Emerging Multimedia Applications (Japan)

-          2005 IASTED International Conference on Databases and Applications (Austria)

-          2005 International Conference on Web-based Learning (Hong Kong)

-          2004 International Conference on Very Large Databases (Canada)

-          2004 Foundation of Data Mining Workshop in ICDM04 (UK)

-          2004 ACM Workshop on Multimedia Databases (USA)

-          2004 International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (Australia)

-          2004 IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia Software Engineering (USA)

-          2004 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (Spain)

-          2004 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Australia)

-          2004 Asia Pacific Web Conference (China)

-          2004 Electronic Imaging and Multimedia Technology Conference at Photonics Asia (China)

-          2004 International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (Korea)

-          2004 Mobile Computing Workshop (Taiwan)

-          2004 Workshop on Object-Oriented Technology and Applications (Taiwan)

-          2003 ACM Workshop on Multimedia Databases (USA)

-          2003 Foundation and New Directions of Data Mining Workshop at IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (USA)

-          2003 International Conference on Information and Knowledge Sharing (USA)

-          2003 International Symposium on Multimedia Software Engineering (Taiwan)

-          2003 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (USA)

-          2003 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (India)

-          2003 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discover (Czech Republic)

-          2003 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Korea)

-          2003 International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (Japan)

-          2002 IEEE International Conference of Data Mining (Japan)

-          2002 IEEE International Conference of Data Mining/Workshop on Toward the Foundation of Data Mining (Japan)

-          2002 International Workshop on Multimedia Information Systems (USA

-          2002 International Conference on Web-based Learning (Hong Kong)

-          2002 International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (Hong Kong)

-          2002 First International Conference on Ontologies, DataBases, and Applications of Semantics for Large Scale Information Systems (ODBASE'02) (USA)

-          2002 International Conference On Web Information Systems Engineering (Singapore)

-          2002 Electronic Imaging and Multimedia Technology Conference of SPIE Photonics Asia (China)

-          2002 International Symposium on Multimedia Software Engineering (USA)

-          2002 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (France)

-          2002 IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (USA)

-          2001 International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (Japan)

-          2001 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (Germany)

-          2001 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (USA)

-          2001 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (USA)

-          2001 International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (China)

-          2001 International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (Japan)

-          2001 IEEE International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering (Germany)

-          2000 ADBIS-DASFAA Symposium on Advances in Databases and Information Systems (Czech Republic)

-          2000 International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (China)

-          2000 International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (Egypt)

-          2000 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (USA)

-          2000 International Symposium on Multimedia Software Engineering (Taiwan)

-          2000 International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (Hong Kong)

-          2000 International Database Symposium on Mobile, XML and Post-relational Databases (Hong Kong)

-          2000 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (UK)

-          2000 National Conference of China on Database Systems (China)

-          2000 IEEE ICDCS International Workshop of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining in the World-Wide Web (Taiwan)

-          2000 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (USA)

-          1999 International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (Italy)

-          1999 International Conference on Mobile Data Access (Hong Kong)

-          1999 International Symposium on Cooperative Databases Systems for Advanced Applications (Australia)

-          1999 IFCIS Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (UK)

-          1999 International Symposium on Database, Web and Cooperative Systems (Germany)

-          1999 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (USA)

-          1999 ACM International Workshop on Data Warehousing and OLAP (USA)

-          1999 Workshop on Software Engineering and Database Systems, ICS’99 (Taiwan)

-          1999 IEEE Knowledge and Data Engineering Exchange Workshop (U.S.A.)

-          1999 International Symposium on Multimedia Information Processing (Taiwan)

-          1999 International Symposium on Database Applications in Non-Traditional Environments (JAPAN)

-          1998 International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (USA)

-          1998 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (USA)

-          1998 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Australia)

-          1998 International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (Singapore)

-          1998 International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (USA)

-          1998 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (USA)

-          1998 Euro-Par Conference (UK)

-          1998 Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence: Workshop on Data Mining and Machine Learning (Singapore)

-          1998 Workshop on Mobile Data Access, ER'98 (Singapore)

-          1998 Workshop on Data Warehousing and Data Mining, ER'98 (Singapore)

-          1998 International Database Conference (Hong Kong)

-          1998 IEEE Knowledge and Data Engineering Exchange Workshop (Taiwan)

-          1998 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (Taiwan)

-          1998 Taiwan Area Network Conference (Taiwan)

-          1998 SPIE Photonics China: Electronic Imaging and Multimedia Systems Conference (China)

-          1998 Pacific Workshop on Distributed Multimedia Systems (Taiwan)

-          1998 Mobile Computing Workshop (Taiwan)

-          1998 International Symposium on Internet Technology (Taiwan)

-          1998 Workshop on Computer Networks, Multimedia, and Internet, ICS'98 (Taiwan)

-          1998 Workshop on Software Engineering and Database Systems, ICS'98 (Taiwan)

-          1997 International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (Greece)

-          1997 International Conference on Deductive and Object-Oriented Databases (Australia)

-          1997 International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (Australia)

-          1997 Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Singapore)

-          1997 Symposium on Computer and Communication Technologies (Taiwan)

-          1997 Multimedia Technology and Applications Symposium (Taiwan)

-          1997 International Database Workshop (Hong Kong)

-          1997 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (Korea)

-          1997 Real-Time and Media Systems Workshop (TAIWAN)

-          1997 Mobile Computing Workshop (Taiwan)

-          1997 International Symposium on Multimedia Information Processing (Taiwan)

-          1997 Internet Information Society Workshop (Taiwan)

-          1996 International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (India)

-          1996 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (USA)

-          1996 International Symposium on Cooperative Database Systems for Advanced Applications (Japan)

-          1996 Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (Korea)

-          1996 International Conference on Distributed Systems, Software Engineering, and Database Systems (Taiwan)

-          1996 Object-Oriented Technology and Applications Workshop (Taiwan)

-          1995 International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (Singapore)

-          1995 International Workshop on Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (Japan)

-          1995 International Conference on Management of Data (India)

-          1995 Object-Oriented Technology and Applications Workshop (Taiwan)

-          1994 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (USA)

-          1994 International Conference on Data and Knowledge Systems for Manufacturing and Engineering (Hong Kong)

-          1994 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (Taiwan)

-          1993 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (USA)

-          1993 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (Austria)

-          1992 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (USA)

-          1992 International Workshop on Database Management Horizon (Hong Kong)

PUBLICATION LIST

(A) Journal Papers

-          C.Y. Lin, J.L. Koh, A.L.P. Chen, “Determining k-Most Demanding Products with Maximum Expected Number of Total Customers,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (to appear).

-          Y.C. Fan and A.L.P. Chen, 2012, “Energy Efficient Schemes for Accuracy-Guaranteed Sensor Data Aggregation using Scalable Counting,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 24, No. 8, pp. 1463-1477.

-          C.W. Cho, Y.H. Wu, S.J. Yen, Y. Cheng, A.L.P. Chen, 2011, “On-Line Rule Matching for Event Prediction,” The VLDB Journal, 20(3): 303-334.

-          E.T. Wang and A.L.P. Chen, 2011, “Mining Frequent Itemsets over Distributed Data Streams by Continuously Maintaining a Global Synopsis," Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 252-299.

-          N.S. Yen, J.L. Tsai, P.L. Chen, H.Y. Lin, A.L.P. Chen, 2011, “Effects of Typographic Variables on Eye Movement Measures in Reading Chinese from the Screen,” Behaviour & Information Technology, 30(6), 797-808.

-          Y.C. Fan and A.L.P. Chen, November 2010, “Efficient and Robust Schemes for Sensor Data Aggregation based on Linear Counting,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 21, No. 11, pp. 1675-1691.

-          N.H. Liu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, July 2010, “Identifying Prototypical Melodies by Extracting Approximate Repeating Patterns from Music Works,” Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp.1181-1198.

-          E.T. Wang and A.L.P. Chen, 2009, “A Novel Hash-based Approach for Mining Frequent Itemsets over Data Streams Requiring Less Memory Space,” Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Springer, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp.132-172.

-          D.Y. Chiu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2009, “Efficient Frequent Sequence Mining by a Dynamic Strategy Switching Algorithm,” The VLDB Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp.303-327.

-          C.W. Cho, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2009, "Effective Database Transformation and Efficient Support Computation for Mining Sequential Patterns," Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp.23-51.

-          H.C. Chen, Y.H. Wu, Y.C. Soo and A.L.P. Chen, 2008, “Continuous Query Processing over Music Streams Based on Approximate Matching Mechanisms,” ACM/Springer Multimedia Systems Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp.51-70.

-          Y.H. Wu, C.M. Chiang and A.L.P. Chen, 2007, “Hiding Sensitive Association Rules with Limited Side Effects,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp.29-42.

-          S.C. Lo and A.L.P. Chen, 2007, “Efficient Index and Data Allocation for Wireless Broadcast Services,” Data & Knowledge Engineering, Elsevier, Vol. 60, No. 1, pp.235-255.

-          P.Y. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, 2006, “A Similarity-based Motion Track Management for Video Retrieval,” Journal of Information Science and Engineering (EI,SCIE), Vol. 7, No. 1, pp.1-11.

-          C.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, 2006, "Indexing and Matching Multiple-Attribute Strings for Efficient Multimedia Query Processing," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (EI,SCIE), Vol. 8, No. 2, pp.408-411.

-          Y.C. Chang, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2006, “Discovering Phenomena – Correlations among Association Rules,” Journal of Internet Technology (EI), Vol. 7, No. 1, pp.1-11.

-          N.H. Liu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2005, "Efficient kNN Search in Polyphonic Music Databases Using a Lower Bounding Mechanism," ACM Multimedia Systems Journal (EI,SCI), Vol. 10, No. 6, pp.513-528.

-          C.H. Hsu, G. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, 2005, "An Efficient Algorithm for Near Optimal Data Allocation on Multiple Broadcast Channels,” Distributed and Parallel Databases (EI,SCI), Springer Science, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp.207-222.

-          W.W. Hsieh and A.L.P. Chen, 2005, “Constructing a Bowling Information System with Video Content Analysis,” Multimedia Tools and Applications (EI,SCIE), Springer Science, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp.207-220.

-          G. Lee, Y.N. Pan and A.L.P. Chen 2005, "Data Scheduling in Multiple Channels/Multiple Receivers Environments for processing Data Requests with Timing Constraints," Journal of Information Science and Engineering (EI,SCIE), Vol. 21, No. 6, pp.1179-1199.

-          H.C. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, 2005, "A Music Recommendation System based on Music and User Grouping," Intelligent Information Systems (EI,SCIE), 24:2/3, Springer Science, pp.113-132.

-          G. Lee, S.C. Lo and A.L.P. Chen, October 2002, "Data Allocation on Wireless Broadcast Channels for Efficient Query Processing," IEEE Transactions on Computers: Special Section on Data Management Systems and Mobile Computing (EI,SCI), Vol. 51, No. 10, pp.1237-1252.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, July/August 2002, "Optimizing Queries with Foreign Functions in a Distributed Environment," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), Vol. 14, No. 4, pp.809-824.

-          J.L. Koh and A.L.P. Chen, July/August 2002, "Efficient Query Processing in Integrated Multiple Object Databases with Maybe Result Certification," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), Vol. 14, No. 4, pp.691-708.

-          S.C. Lo and A.L.P. Chen, July 2002, "Adaptive Region-Based Location Management for PCS Systems," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (EI,SCI), Vol. 51, No. 4, pp.667-676.

-          Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2002, "Prediction of Web Page Accesses by Proxy Server Log," World Wide Web: Internet and Web Information Systems (SCIE), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp.67-88.

-          J.L. Koh and A.L.P. Chen, March 2002, "An Approach to Querying Multiple Object Databases," Journal of Information Science and Engineering (EI,SCIE), Vol. 18, No. 2, pp.281-310.

-          C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, January/February 2002, "3D-List: A Data Structure for Efficient Video Query Processing," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), Vol. 14, No. 1, pp.106-122.

-          T.C.T. Kuo and A.L.P. Chen, 2002, "A Mask Matching Approach for Video Segmentation on Compressed Data," Information Sciences: an International Journal (EI,SCI), special issue on Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Networking, pp.169-191.

-          S.J. Yen and A.L.P. Chen, September/October 2001, "A Graph-Based Approach for Discovering Various Types of Association Rules," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), Vol. 13, No. 5, pp.839-845.

-          J.L. Hsu, C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, September 2001, "Discovering Non-Trivial Repeating Patterns in Music Data," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (EI,SCIE), Vol. 3, No. 3, pp.311-325.

-          G. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, 2001, "The Design of Location Regions using User Movement Behaviors in PCS Systems," Multimedia Tools and Applications (EI,SCIE), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol. 15, pp.187-202.

-          G. Lee, K.L. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, 2001, "Efficient Graph-Based Algorithms for Discovering and Maintaining Association Rules in Large Databases," Knowledge and Information Systems (SCIE), Springer-Verlag, Vol. 3, pp.338-355.

-          C.C. Liu, A.J.L. Hsu and A.L.P. Chen, 2001, "Efficient Near Neighbor Searching Using Multi-Indexes for Content-Based Multimedia Data Retrieval," Multimedia Tools and Applications (EI,SCIE), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp.235-254.

-          S.C. Lo and A.L.P. Chen, July/August 2000, "An Adaptive Access Method for Broadcast Data under an Error-Prone Mobile Environment," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), Vol. 12, No. 4, pp.609-620.

-          T.C.T. Kuo and A.L.P. Chen, March 2000, "Content-Based Query Processing for Video Databases," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (EI,SCIE), Vol. 2, No. 1, pp.1-13.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, July 2000, "Partial Natural Outerjoin - An Operation for Interoperability in a Multidatabase Environment," Journal of Information Science and Engineering (EI,SCIE), Vol. 16, No. 4, pp.593-617.

-          A.L.P. Chen, C.C. Liu and T.C.T. Kuo, 1999, "Content-based Video Data Retrieval," Proceedings of the National Science Council, ROC(A), Vol. 23, No. 4, pp.449-465.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, 1999, "A Methodology for Schema Integration Using Concept Hierarchies," Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering (EI), 6(3), pp.233-248, John Wiley & Sons.

-          C.S. Chang and A.L.P. Chen, 1998, "Supporting Conceptual and Neighborhood Queries on WWW," IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C: application and reviews (EI,SCI), Vol.28, no.2, pp.300-308.

-          C.S. Chang and A.L.P. Chen, 1997, "Efficient Refinement of Uncertain Data by Fuzzy Integrity Constraints," Information Sciences: An International Journal (EI,SCI), Elsevier Science, pp. 191-212.

-          C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, 1997, "Vega: A Multimedia Database System Supporting Content-Based Retrieval," Information Science and Engineering (EI), p. 369-398.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, 1997, "Optimizing Entity Join Queries hen Data Transmission Cost Dominates," Data & Knowledge Engineering (EI), North-Holland, pp. 283-308.

-          J.S. Chiu and A.L.P. Chen, 1997, "Manipulation of Exclusive Disjunctive Data in Relational Databases," Data & Knowledge Engineering (EI), North-Holland, pp. 39-65.

-          S.J. Yen and A.L.P. Chen, 1996, "The Analysis of Relationships in Databases for Rule Derivation," Intelligent Information Systems (EI), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 235-260.

-          A.L.P. Chen, J.S. Chiu and F.S.C. Tseng, April 1996, "Evaluating Aggregate Operations over Imprecise Data," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), pp. 273-284.

-          J.S. Chiu and A.L.P. Chen, February 1996, "A Note on Incomplete Relational Database Models Based on Intervals," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), pp. 189-191.

-          A.L.P. Chen, P.S.M. Tsai, J.L. Koh, 1996, "Identifying Object Isomerism in Multidatabase Systems," Distributed and Parallel Databases (EI,SCI), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 143-168.

-          C.S. Chang and A.L.P. Chen, 1996, "Aggregate Functions over Probabilistic Data," Information Sciences: An International Journal (EI,SCI), Elsevier Science, pp.15-45.

-          W.F. Wang and A.L.P. Chen, April 1996, "A New Relation Partitioning Scheme for Distributed Query Optimization," Information Science and Engineering (EI), pp. 79-99.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, April 1996, "Implementing the Division Operation on a Database Containing Uncertain Data," Information Science and Engineering (EI), pp. 51-78.

-          J.S. Chiu and A.L.P. Chen, December 1995, "An Exploration of Relationships among Exclusive Disjunctive Data," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (EI,SCI), pp. 928-940.

-          A.L.P. Chen, J.L. Koh, T.C.T. Kuo, C.C. Liu, 1995, "Schema Integration and Query Processing for Multiple Object Databases," Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering: Special Issue on Multidatabase and Interoperable Systems, John Wiley & Sons, pp. 21-34.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, October 1993, "Searching a Minimal Semantically-Equivalent Subset of a Set of Partial Values," The VLDB Journal, The VLDB Endowment, pp. 489-512.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, 1993, "Answering Heterogeneous Database Queries with Degrees of Uncertainty," Distributed and Parallel Databases (EI,SCI), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 281-302.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, 1993, "Refining Imprecise Data by Integrity Constraints," Data & Knowledge Engineering (EI), North-Holland, pp. 299-316.

-          C. Wang, V.O.K. Li, A.L.P. Chen, October 1993, "One-Shot Semi-Join Execution Strategies for Processing Distributed Queries," Computer Systems Science and Engineering (EI,SCI), CRL Publishing, pp. 245-253.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, 1993, "Finding a Complete Matching with the Maximum Product on Weighted Bipartite Graphs," Computers & Mathematics with Applications (SCI), Pergamon Press, pp. 65-71.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, 1993, "A Localized Approach to Query Optimization in Heterogeneous Database Systems," Information Science and Engineering (EI), pp. 605-623.

-          C. Wang, A.L.P. Chen, S.C. Shyu, May 1992, "A Parallel Execution Method to Minimizing Distributed Query Response Time," IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (EI,SCI), pp. 325-333.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, October 1992, "On Mapping Natural Language Constructs into Relational Algebra through E-R Representation," Data & Knowledge Engineering (EI), North-Holland, pp. 97-118.

-          J.C.R. Tseng and A.L.P. Chen, December 1992, "Improving Distributed Query Processing by Hash-Semijoins," Information Science and Engineering (EI), pp. 525-540.

-          A.L.P. Chen, June 1991, "Optimizing Multidatabase Queries by Query Transformation," Information Science and Engineering (EI), pp. 279-296.

-          A.L.P. Chen, D. Brill, M. Templeton, C. Yu, April 1989, "Distributed Query Processing in a Multiple Database System," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications: Special Issue on Databases in Communications Systems (SCI,EI), pp. 390-398.

-          C. Yu, K. Guh, D. Brill, A.L.P. Chen, June 1989, "Partition Strategy for Distributed Query Processing in Fast Local Networks," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (SCI,EI), pp. 780-793.

-          C. Yu, K. Guh, W. Zhang, M. Templeton, D. Brill, A.L.P. Chen, October 1987, "Algorithms to Process Distributed Queries in Fast Local Networks," IEEE Transactions on Computers (SCI,EI), pp. 1153-1164.

-          M. Templeton, D. Brill, A.L.P. Chen, S. Dao, E. Lund, R. MacGregor, P. Ward, May 1987, "Mermaid - A Front-end to Distributed Heterogeneous Databases," Proceedings of the IEEE: Special Issue on Distributed Database Systems (SCI,EI), pp. 695-708.

-          A.L.P. Chen and V.O.K. Li, October 1985, "An Optimal Algorithm for Processing Distributed Star Queries," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (SCI,EI), pp. 1097-1107.

-          A.L.P. Chen and V.O.K. Li, November 1984, "Improvement Algorithms for Semijoin Query Processing Programs in Distributed Database Systems," IEEE Transactions on Computers (SCI,EI), pp. 959-967.

(B) Invited Articles, Book Chapters, and Edited Books

-          A.L.P. Chen, et al., "A Qualitative Comparison of Various Techniques for Content-based Music Information Retrieval," Music Information Retrieval, Springer Science (to appear).

-          Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2009, "Data Analysis," Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering, Benjamin W. Wah (Ed.), John Wiley & Sons Publishers, Vol. 2, pp.747-759.

-          A.L.P. Chen and Y.H. Wu, 2009, "Data Analysis," Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, John G. Webster (Ed.), John Wiley & Sons Publishers.

-          A.L.P. Chen and Y.H. Wu, 1999, "Data Analysis," Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, John G. Webster (Ed.), John Wiley & Sons Publishers, Vol. 4, pp.506-514.

-          A.L.P. Chen, 1994, "Database Research at NTHU and ITRI," ACM Sigmod Record.

-          C. Yu, K. Guh, A.L.P. Chen, 1988, "An Integrated Algorithm for Distributed Query Processing," Distributed Processing, Barton, Dagless, Reijns (Eds.), North-Holland.

-          M. Templeton, D. Brill, A.L.P. Chen, S. Dao, E. Lund, R. MacGregor, P. Ward, 1986, "An Introduction to AIDA - A Front-end to Heterogeneous Databases," Distributed Processing and Data Base Systems, W.W. Chu (Ed.), Artech-House.

-          Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining: Current Issues and New Applications, T. Terano, H. Liu, A.L.P. Chen (Eds.), Springer, 2000.

-          Database Systems for Advanced Applications, A.L.P. Chen, F.H. Lochovsky (Eds.), IEEE, 1999.

-          Cooperative Information Systems, A.L.P. Chen, W. Klas, M.P. Singh (Eds.), IEEE, 1997.

(C) Conference Papers

2012

-          Y.C. Fan, X. Liu, W.C. Lee, A.L.P. Chen, “Efficient Time Series Disaggregation for Non-intrusive Appliance Load Monitoring,” Proc. IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing.

-          D.J. Li, E.T. Wang, Y.C. Tsai, A.L.P. Chen, ''On Continuous Top-k Similarity Joins,'' Proc. International Conference on Data Technologies and Applications.

-          M.F. Tsai, C.W. Tzeng, A.L.P. Chen, “Discovering Leaders from Social Network by Action Cascade,” Proc. EuroSys Workshop on Social Network Systems.

-          T.A. Yeh, E.T. Wang, A.L.P. Chen, “Finding Leaders with Maximum Spread of Influence through Social Networks,” Proc. International Computer Symposium.

2011

-          W.C. Wang, E.T. Wang, A.L.P. Chen, “Dynamic Skylines Considering Range Queries,” Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications.

2010

-          C.Y. Lin, J.L. Koh, A.L.P. Chen, “A Better Strategy of Discovering Link-Pattern based Communities by Classical Clustering Methods,” Proc. Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining.

-          Y.C. Su, E.T. Wang, A.L.P. Chen, “Continuous Probabilistic Skyline Queries over Uncertain Data Streams,” Proc. International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications.

2009

-          G.R. Lin, Y.C. Fan, E.T. Wang, T. Zou, A.L.P. Chen, “Energy-Efficient Sensor Data Acquisition based on Periodic Patterns,” Proc. International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (EI).

-          Y.C. Fan and A.L.P. Chen, “An Approximation Algorithm for Optimizing Multiple Path Tracking Queries over Sensor Data Streams,” Proc. International Conference and Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications.

-          B.S.E. Chung, W.C. Lee, A.L.P. Chen, “Processing Probabilistic Spatio-Temporal Range Queries over Moving Objects with Uncertainty,” Proc. International Conference on Extending Database Technologies.

2008

-          B.S.E. Chung, W.C. Lee, A.L.P. Chen, “Efficient Processing of Probabilistic Spatio-Temporal Range Queries over Moving Objects,” Proc. ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management.

-          Y.C. Fan and A.L.P. Chen, “Efficient and Robust Sensor Data Aggregation using Linear Counting Sketches,” Proc. IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium.

-          C.W. Cho, Y. Cheng, Y.H. Wu, and A.L.P. Chen, "A Tree-Based Approach for Event Prediction Using Episode Rules over Event Streams," Proc. International Conference and Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications.

-          T.Y. Lee, E.T. Wang, and A.L.P. Chen, "Mining Serial Episode Rules with Time Lags over Multiple Data Streams," Proc. International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery.

2007

-          C.C. Lee, Y.H. Wu, and A.L.P. Chen, “Continuous Evaluation of Fastest Path Queries on Road Networks,” Proc. International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases.

-          A.L.P. Chen, C.S. Iliopoulos, S. Michalakopoulos, and M.S. Rahman, “Implementation of Algorithms to Classify Musical Texts according to Rhythms,” Proc. International Sound and Music Computing Conference.

-          C.W. Cho, Y. Zheng, and A.L.P. Chen, “Continuously Matching Episode Rules for Predicting Future Events over Event Streams,” Proc. Joint International Conference on Asia-Pacific Web Conference and Web-Age Information Management Conference.

-          Y.C. Su, Y.H. Wu, and A.L.P. Chen, “Monitoring Heterogeneous Nearest Neighbors for Moving Objects Considering Location-Independent Attributes,” Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications.

2006

-          M.C.E. Hsieh, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “Discovering Frequent Tree Patterns over Data Streams,” Proc. SIAM International Conference on Data Mining.

-          C.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, “Approximate Video Search Based on Spatio-Temporal Information of Video Objects,” Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Databases and Data Management/IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering.

-          J.C. Chuang, C.W. Cho and A.L.P. Chen, “Similarity Search in Transaction Databases with a Two-Level Bounding Mechanism,” Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications.

-          T.C. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “Maintaining Moving Sums over Data Streams,” Proc. International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications.

2005

-          C.W. Cho, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “Effective Database Transformation and Efficient Support Computation for Mining Sequential Patterns,” Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications.

-          N.H. Liu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “An Efficient Approach to Extracting Approximate Repeating Patterns in Music Databases,” Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications.

-          C.H. Lin, D.Y. Chiu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “Mining Frequent Itemsets from Data Streams with a Time-Sensitive Sliding Window,” Proc. SIAM International Conference on Data Mining.

-          P.H. Weng and A.L.P. Chen, “Automatic Musical Form Analysis,” Proc. International Conference on Digital Archive Technologies.

2004

-          D.Y. Chiu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “An Efficient Algorithm for Mining Frequent Sequences by a New Strategy without Support Counting,” Proc. IEEE Data Engineering Conference.

-          H.C. Chen, C.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, “Music Segmentation by Rhythmic Features and Melodic Shapes,” Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo.

-          G. Lee, C.Y. Chang and A.L.P Chen, “Hiding Sensitive Patterns in Association Rules Mining,” Proc. IEEE COMPSAC.

-          J. L. Hsu, A.L.P. Chen, H.C. Chen, "Finding Approximate Repeating Patterns from Sequence Data," Proc. International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval.

-          Y.S. Tzeng, H.C. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, “A New Approach for Rating-Based Collaborative Music Recommendation,” Proc. Internet and Multimedia Systems and Applications.

-          C.R. Lin, N.H. Liu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “Music Classification Using Significant Repeating Patterns,” Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (SCI).

-          C.H. Lee, C.W. Cho, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, “A Novel Representation of Sequence Data based on Structural Information for Effective Music Retrieval,” Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (SCI).

-          P.Y. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, “Video Retrieval Based on Motion Tracks of Moving Objects,” Proc. SPIE Storage and Retrieval Methods and Applications for Multimedia.

-          M.H. Jian, C.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, “Perceptual Analysis for Music Segmentation,” Proc. SPIE Storage and Retrieval Methods and Applications for Multimedia.

2003

-          W.W. Hsieh and A.L.P. Chen, “Constructing a Bowling Information System with Video Content Analysis," Proc. ACM Multimedia Database Workshop.

-          N.H. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, “Efficient K-NN Search in Polyphonic Music Databases Using a Lower Bounding Mechanism,” Proc. ACM Multimedia Information Retrieval Workshop.

2002

-          G. Lee, Y.N. Pan and A.L.P. Chen, "Scheduling Real-Time Data Items in Multiple Channels and Multiple Receivers Environments," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems.

-          A.H.C. Lee, E.C.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, “A Semantic Model for Video Description and Retrieval,” Proc. IEEE Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia.

-          J.L. Hsu, A.L.P. Chen and H.C. Chen, “The Effectiveness Study of Various Music Information Retrieval Approaches,” Proc. ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management.

-          C.W. Cho, Y.H. Wu, J. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, "A Graph-based Approach to Mining Inter-transaction Association Rules," Proc. International Computer Symposium.

2001

-          C.T. Hsu, Y.T. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, "Content-Based Image Retrieval by Feature Point Matching," Proc. SPIE Conference on Storage and Retrieval for Media Databases.

-          C.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, "Motion Event Derivation and Query Language for Video Databases," Proc. SPIE Conference on Storage and Retrieval for Media Databases.

-          Y.H. Wu, Y.C. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, "Enabling Personalized Recommendation on the Web based on User Interests and Behaviors," Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Research Issues in Data Engineering (EI) (RIDE).

-          H.C. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, "A music recommendation system based on music data grouping and user interests," Proc. ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management.

-          C.H. Hsu, G. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "A Near Optimal Algorithm for Generating Broadcast Programs on Multiple Channels," Proc. ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management.

-          J.L. Hsu and A.L.P. Chen, "Building a Platform for Performance Study of Various Music Information Retrieval Approaches," Proc. International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval.

-          J.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, "Processing Concept Queries with Object Motions in Video Databases," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing.

-          C.H. Hsu, G. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "Index and Data Allocation on Multiple Broadcast Channels," Proc. International Conference on Mobile Data Management.

-          G. Lee, M.S. Yeh, S.C. Lo, and A.L.P. Chen, "A Strategy for Efficient Access of Multiple Data Items in Mobile Environments," Proc. International Conference on Mobile Data Management.

2000

-          A.L.P. Chen, M. Chang, J. Chen, J.L. Hsu, C.H. Hsu, and S.Y.S. Hua, "Query by Music Segments: An Efficient Approach for Song Retrieval," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo.

-          Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, "Index Structures of User Profiles for Efficient Web Page Filtering Services," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (EI).

-          S.C. Lo and A.L.P. Chen, "Optimal Index and Data Allocation in Multiple Broadcast Channels," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (EI).

-          W. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "Efficient Multi-Feature Index Structures for Music Data Retrieval," Proc. SPIE Conference on Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases.

-          C.Y. Tsai, A.L.P. Chen and K. Essig, "Efficient Image Retrieval Approaches for Different Similarity Requirements," Proc. SPIE Conference on Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases.

-          A.L.P. Chen, "Music Representation, Indexing and Retrieval at NTHU," Proc. International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval.

1999

-          C.C. Liu, J.L. Hsu and A.L.P. Chen, "An Approximate String Matching Algorithm for Content-Based Music Data Retrieval," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems (EI).

-          J.L. Koh, C.S. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "Semantic Video Model for Content-Based Retrieval," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems (EI).

-          C.H. Lin, A.L.P. Chen, T.C.T. Kuo and C.Y. Tsay, "An Efficient Approach on Content-Based Image Retrieval with DCT Coefficient Indexes," Proc. Symposium on Advanced Database Systems for Integration of Media and User Environments (invited speech and paper).

-          C.C. Liu, J.L. Hsu and A.L.P. Chen, "Efficient Theme and Non-Trivial Repeating Pattern Discovering in Music Databases," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (EI).

-          K.L. Lee, G. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "Efficient Graph-Based Algorithms for Discovering and Maintaining Knowledge in Large Databases," Proc. Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining.

-          P.S.M. Tsai, C.C. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "An Efficient Approach for Incremental Association Rule Mining," Proc. Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining.

1998

-          J.C.C. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, "Query by Rhythm: An Approach for Song Retrieval in Music Databases," Proc. IEEE Eighth International Workshop on Research Issues in Data Engineering: Continuous-Media Databases and Applications (EI) (RIDE).

-          J.L. Hsu, C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, "Efficient Repeating Pattern Finding in music Databases," Proc. ACM Seventh International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (EI) (CIKM).

-          T.C.T. Kuo and A.L.P. Chen, "Content-based Query Processing and Approximation for Video Databases," Proc. IEEE Knowledge and Data Engineering Exchange Workshop.

-          C.G. Chen, A.L.P. Chen and W.C. Liao, "Query Interface and Query Processing for Mobile Information Systems," Proc. 4th Workshop on Real-Time and Media Systems.

1997

-          T.T.Y. Wai and A.L.P. Chen, "Retrieving Video Data via Motion Tracks of Content Symbols," Proc. ACM Sixth International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (EI) (CIKM).

-          J.L. Koh, A.L.P. Chen, P.C.M. Chang, and J.C.C. Chen, "A Query Language and Interface for Integrated Media and Alphanumeric Database Systems," Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Database and Expert Systems Applications, Springer, pp. 508-518.

-          S.J. Yen and A.L.P. Chen, "An Efficient Data Mining Technique for Discovering Interesting Association Rules" Proc. International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (EI) (DEXA), IEEE Computer Society.

-          W.Y. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "Data Management and Query Processing in Mobile Environments," Proc. International Symposium on Information Systems and Technologies for Network Society (invited speech and paper).

-          T.C.T. Kuo and A.L.P. Chen, "Querying Video Databases by Key Frame Matching," Proc. International Symposium on Multimedia Information Processing.

-          T.C.T. Kuo and A.L.P. Chen, "An Index Tool for Content-Based Video Data Retrieval," Proc. Multimedia Technology and Applications Symposium.

-          T.C.T. Kuo, G.S. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "The Design and Implementation of a Video Query Processing and Presentation System," Proc. 3rd Workshop on Real-Time and Media Systems.

-          S.C. Lo, A.L.P. Chen, C.F. Tsai, and C.H. Tsai, "A Region-Based Location Strategy for PCS Systems," Proc. 3rd Workshop on Mobile Computing.

-          D.L. Pan, A.L.P. Chen, S.C. Lo, and Y.S. Lin, "VPCA: An Efficient Virtual Architecture for PCS Systems," Proc. 3rd Workshop on Mobile Computing.

-          W.Y. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "Managing Replicate Data in Ubiquitous Information Systems," Proc. 3rd Workshop on Mobile Computing.

1996

-          J.L. Koh and A.L.P. Chen, "Query Execution Strategies for Missing Data in Distributed Heterogeneous Object Databases," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (EI).

-          T.C.T. Kuo and A.L.P. Chen, "A Content-Based Query Language for Video Databases," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems (EI).

-          S.J. Yen and A.L.P. Chen, "An Efficient Approach to Discovering Knowledge from Large Databases," Proc. IEEE/ACM International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Information Systems (PDIS).

-          T.C. Chou, A.L.P. Chen and C.C. Liu, "Music Databases: Indexing Techniques and Implementation," Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Data Base Management Systems.

-          T.C.T. Kuo, Y.B. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, "Efficient Shot Change Detection on Compressed Video Data," Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Data Base Management Systems.

-          T.C.T. Kuo and A.L.P. Chen, "Indexing, Query Interface and Query Processing for Venus: A Video Database System," Proc. International Symposium on Cooperative Database Systems for Advanced Applications (invited speech and paper).

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, "An Approach to Resource Discovery in Distributed Autonomous Databases," Proc. International Conference on Information Networking (invited paper).

-          Y.H. Wu, Y.H. Chen and A.L.P. Chen, "Querying and Browsing Resources in Internet," Proc. International Conference on Distributed Systems, Software Engineering, and Database Systems.

-          C.S. Chang and A.L.P. Chen, "Managing Global Constraints in Multidatabase Systems," Proc. International Conference on Distributed Systems, Software Engineering, and Database Systems.

-          J.H. Lin and A.L.P. Chen, "An Efficient Query Processing Algorithm on Object Databases with Multivalued Attributes," Proc. International Conference on Distributed Systems, Software Engineering, and Database Systems.

-          C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, "Modeling and Query Processing of Distributed Multimedia Databases," Proc. 2nd Workshop on Real-Time and Media Systems.

-          C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, "Extending Object Data Model for Representing Spatial-Temporal Relationships and Constraints of Multimedia Data," Proc. 7th Workshop on Object-Oriented Technology and Applications.

-          J.L. Koh and A.L.P. Chen, "Schema Integration and Query Processing of Object-Oriented Multidatabase Systems," Proc. 7th Workshop on Object-Oriented Technology and Applications.

-          Y.H. Wu and A.L.P Chen, "An Object-Oriented Resource Query System in Internet" Proc. 7th Workshop on Object-Oriented Technology and Applications.

1995

-          J.L. Koh and A.L.P. Chen, "A Mapping Strategy for Querying Multiple Object Databases with a Global Object Schema," Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering: Distributed Object Management (RIDE).

-          C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, "Parallel Query Processing in Distributed Object Database Systems by Query Packets," Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering: Distributed Object Management (EI) (RIDE).

-          S.J. Yen and A.L.P. Chen, "An Efficient Algorithm for Deriving Compact Rules from Databases," Proc. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA).

-          A.L.P. Chen, C.C. Liu, K.L. Lee, C.C. Chen, "The Design of a Video Database System," Proc. 1st Workshop on Real-Time and Media Systems.

-          Y.H. Wu, P.S.M. Tsai, S.C. Lo, Y.H. Chen, J.L. Hsu, A.L.P. Chen, H.L. Liu, "Performance Analysis for Heterogeneous Distributed Database Systems," Proc. National Computer Symposium.

1994

-          S.J. Yen and A.L.P. Chen, "Neighborhood/Conceptual Query Answering with Imprecise/Incomplete Data," Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Entity-Relationship Approaches (SCI), Springer-Verlag, pp. 149-165.

-          J.L. Koh and A.L.P. Chen, "Integration of Heterogeneous Object Schemas," Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Entity-Relationship Approaches (SCI), Springer-Verlag, pp. 297-314.

-          C.C. Liu and A.L.P. Chen, "Object View Derivation and Object Query Transformation," Proc. IEEE COMPSAC.

-          A.N.J. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, "Improving Execution Concurrency for Long-Duration Database Transactions," Proc. IEEE COMPSAC.

-          J.S. Chiu and A.L.P. Chen, "A Sound and Complete Extended Relational Algebra for Exclusive Disjunctive Data," The VLDB'94 Poster Paper Collection.

-          C.S. Chang and A.L.P. Chen, "Determining Probabilities for Probabilistic Partial Values," Proc. International Conference on Data and Knowledge Systems for Manufacturing and Engineering.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, "Entity Join Optimization in Multidatabase Systems," Proc. International Conference on Management of Data.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, "Concept Hierarchies for Relational Multidatabase Queries," Proc. International Conference on Management of Data.

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, "Optimizing Entity Join Queries by Extended Semijoins in a Wide Area Multidatabase Environment," Proc. International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems.

1993

-          P.S.M. Tsai and A.L.P. Chen, "Querying Uncertain Data in Heterogeneous Databases," Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering: Interoperability in Multidatabase Systems (RIDE).

1992

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, "A Probabilistic Approach to Query Processing in Heterogeneous Database Systems," Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering: Transaction and Query Processing (RIDE).

-          T.S. Chen, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, "Optimizing Distributed Query Processing by Hash-Semijoins," Proc. IEEE Workshop on Future Trends in Distributed Computing Systems.

-          A.L.P. Chen, K.F. Chieng, C.T. Kuo, J.D. Lee, S.C. Su, "Improving the Performance of a Distributed Computing System through Inconsistent Caches," roc. IEEE Workshop on Future Trends in Distributed Computing Systems.

-          E.J.D. Lee and A.L.P. Chen, "Performance Analysis for Managing Inconsistent Caches in Client/Server Architecture," Proc. International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, "Generalizing the Division Operation on Indefinite Databases," Future Databases, Chen, Kambayashi, Sacks-Davis (Eds.), World Scientific.

1991

-          C. Wang, V.O.K. Li, A.L.P. Chen, "Distributed Query Optimization by One-Shot Fixed-Precision Semi-Join Execution," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (EI).

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, "Extending the E-R Concepts to Capture Natural Language Semantics for Database Access," Proc. IEEE COMPSAC.

-          F.S.C. Tseng, A.L.P. Chen, W.P. Yang, "A Probabilistic Approach to Resolving the Interoperability Problems in Heterogeneous Database Systems," Proc. National Computer Symposium.

1990

-          A.L.P. Chen, 1990, "A Localized Approach to Distributed Query Processing," Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Advances in Database Technology (SCI), Springer-Verlag, pp. 188-202.

-          A.L.P. Chen, "Outerjoin Optimization in Multidatabase Systems," Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Databases in Parallel and Distributed Systems.

1988

-          A.L.P. Chen, E.J. Cameron, G. Shuttleworth, E.C. Anderson, "A Simulation Approach for Network Operations Performance Studies," Proc. IEEE COMPSAC.

1987

-          A.L.P. Chen, E.C. Anderson, M.Y. Lai, "Simulation Modeling of Data Management for Network Operations," Proc. Bellcore Database Symposium.

1986

-          M. Templeton, D. Brill, A.L.P. Chen, S. Dao, E. Lund, "Mermaid - Experiences with Network operation," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (EI).

-          C. Yu, L. Lilien, K. Guh, M. Templeton, D. Brill, A.L.P. Chen, "Adaptive Techniques for Distributed Query Optimization," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (EI).

-          C. Yu, K. Guh, D. Brill, A.L.P. Chen, "Partitioning Relation for Parallel Processing in Fast Local Networks," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Parallel Processing (EI).

-          A.L.P. Chen, D. Brill, M. Templeton, C. Yu, "Distributed Query Processing in Mermaid: A Frontend System for Multiple Databases," Proc. International Computer Symposium.

1984

-          A.L.P. Chen and V.O.K. Li, "Optimizing Star Queries in a Distributed Database System," Proc. International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB).

-          A.L.P. Chen and V.O.K. Li, "Deriving Optimal Semijoin Programs for Distributed Query Processing," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM.

-          A.L.P. Chen and V.O.K. Li, "Improving Semijoin Programs for Distributed Query Processing," Proc. IEEE COMPSAC.

-          A.L.P. Chen and V.O.K. Li, "Performance Analysis for Distributed Query Optimization Algorithms," Proc. International Computer Symposium.

1983

-          A.L.P. Chen and V.O.K. Li, "Properties of Optimal Semijoin Programs for Distributed Query Processing," Proc. IEEE COMPSAC.