Shu-Ching Chen

Shu-Ching Chen is an Eminent Scholar Chaired Professor in the School of Computing and Information Sciences (SCIS), Florida International University (FIU), Miami since August 2009. Prior to that, he was an Assistant/Associate Professor in SCIS at FIU from 1999. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 1998, and Master's degrees in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Civil Engineering in 1992, 1995, and 1996, respectively, all from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA. He is the Director of Distributed Multimedia Information Systems Laboratory (DMIS) and the Co-Director of the Integrated Computer Augmented Virtual Environment (I-CAVE). His main research interests include multimedia big data, content-based image/video retrieval, multimedia data mining, multimedia systems, and Disaster Information Management. Dr. Chen has authored and coauthored more than 300 research papers in journals, refereed conference/symposium/workshop proceedings, book chapters, and four books.


Dr. Chen was named a 2011 recipient of the ACM Distinguished Scientist Award. He received the best paper awards from 2006 IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia and 2016 IEEE International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration. He was awarded the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC) Society's Outstanding Contribution Award in 2005 and was the co-recipient of the IEEE Most Active SMC Technical Committee Award in 2006. He is a fellow of IEEE, AAAS, and SIRI.


He has been a General Chair and Program Chair for more than 60 conferences, symposiums, and workshops. He is the founding Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, and Associate Editor/ Editorial Board of IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, IEEE Multimedia, and IEEE Trans. on Human-Machine Systems. He served as the Chair of IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Multimedia Computing. He is Co-Chair of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society's Technical Committee on Knowledge Acquisition in Intelligent Systems. He also serves/served as a member of technical program committee for more than 380 professional meetings. Dr. Chen is also the Co-Founder of Bay Area Multimedia Forum.

Publications

Multimedia Data Engineering Applications and Processing
Shu-Ching Chen, Mei-Ling Shyu. © 2013. 350 pages.
With a variety of media types, multimedia data engineering has emerged as a new opportunity to create techniques and tools that empower the development of the next...
Hybrid Query Refinement: A Strategy for a Distance Based Index Structure to Refine Multimedia Queries
Kasturi Chatterjee, Shu-Ching Chen. © 2013. 20 pages.
This paper proposes a hybrid query refinement model for distance-based index structures supporting content-based image retrievals. The framework refines a query by...
Rule-Based Semantic Concept Classification from Large-Scale Video Collections
Lin Lin, Mei-Ling Shyu, Shu-Ching Chen. © 2013. 22 pages.
The explosive growth and increasing complexity of the multimedia data have created a high demand of multimedia services and applications in various areas so that...
Content-Based Multimedia Retrieval Using Feature Correlation Clustering and Fusion
Hsin-Yu Ha, Fausto C. Fleites, Shu-Ching Chen. © 2013. 19 pages.
Nowadays, only processing visual features is not enough for multimedia semantic retrieval due to the complexity of multimedia data, which usually involve a variety...
Methods and Innovations for Multimedia Database Content Management
Shu-Ching Chen, Mei-Ling Shyu. © 2012. 362 pages.
Multimedia and its rich semantics are profligate in today’s digital environment. Databases and content management systems serve as essential tools to ensure that...
Multimedia Databases and Data Management: A Survey
Shu-Ching Chen. © 2012. 11 pages.
The exponential growth of the technological advancements has resulted in high-resolution devices, such as digital cameras, scanners, monitors, and printers, which...
Hybrid Query Refinement: A Strategy for a Distance Based Index Structure to Refine Multimedia Queries
Kasturi Chatterjee, Shu-Ching Chen. © 2011. 20 pages.
This paper proposes a hybrid query refinement model for distance-based index structures supporting content-based image retrievals. The framework refines a query by...
International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management (IJMDEM)
Shu-Ching Chen, Yonghong Tian. Est. 2010.
Recent advances in computing, networking, storage, and information technology have enabled the collection and distribution of vast amounts of multimedia data in a...
Multimedia Databases and Data Management: A Survey
Shu-Ching Chen. © 2010. 11 pages.
The exponential growth of the technological advancements has resulted in high-resolution devices, such as digital cameras, scanners, monitors, and printers, which...
MMIR: An Advanced Content-Based Image Retrieval System Using a Hierarchical Learning Framework
Min Chen, Shu-Ching Chen. © 2009. 17 pages.
This chapter introduces an advanced content-based image retrieval (CBIR) system, MMIR, where Markov model mediator (MMM) and multiple instance learning (MIL)...
MMIR: An Advanced Content-Based Image Retrieval System Using a Hierarchical Learning Framework
Min Chen, Shu-Ching Chen. © 2009. 16 pages.
This chapter introduces an advanced content-based image retrieval (CBIR) system, MMIR, where Markov model mediator (MMM) and multiple instance learning (MIL)...
A Multimedia-Based Threat Management and Information Security Framework
James B.D. Joshi, Mei-Ling Shyu, Shu-Ching Chen, Walid Aref, Arif Ghafoor. © 2008. 18 pages.
This chapter focuses on the key challenges in the design of multimedia-based scalable techniques for threat management and security of information infrastructures....
A Multimedia-Based Threat Management and Information Security Framework
J. B.D. Joshi, M. Shyu, Shu-Ching Chen, W. Aref, A. Ghafoor. © 2008. 18 pages.
This chapter focuses on the key challenges in the design of multimedia-based scalable techniques for threat management and security of information infrastructures....
A Stochastic and Content-Based Image Retrieval Mechanism
Mei-Ling Shyu, Shu-Ching Chen, Chengcui Zhang. © 2008. 16 pages.
Multimedia information, typically image information, is growing rapidly across the Internet and elsewhere. To keep pace with the increasing volumes of image...
MMIR: An Advanced Content-Based Image Retrieval System Using a Hierarchical Learning Framework
Min Chen, Shu-Ching Chen. © 2007. 18 pages.
This chapter introduces an advanced content-based image retrieval (CBIR) system, MMIR, where Markov model mediator (MMM) and multiple instance learning (MIL)...
Innovative Shot Boundary Detection for Video Indexing
Shu-Ching Chen, Mei-Ling Shyu, Chengcui Zhang. © 2005. 20 pages.
Recently, multimedia information, especially video data, has been made overwhelmingly accessible with the rapid advances in communication and multimedia computing...
A Stochastic and Content-Based Image Retrieval Mechanism
Mei-Ling Shyu, Shu-Ching Chen, Chengcui Zhang. © 2004. 20 pages.
Multimedia information, typically image information, is growing rapidly across the Internet and elsewhere. To keep pace with the increasing volumes of image...
Model-Based System Development for Asynchronous Distance Learning
Shu-Ching Chen, Sheng-Tun Li, Mei-Ling Shyu. © 2003. 16 pages.
The innovation and diversification of development in multimedia technology and network infrastructures have brought a significant impact to education, especially...