Zongmin Ma

Zongmin Ma (Z. M. Ma) received the Ph. D. degree from the City University of Hong Kong in 2001 and is currently a Full Professor in College of Information Science and Engineering at Northeastern University, China. His current research interests include intelligent database systems, knowledge representation and reasoning, the Semantic Web and XML, knowledge-bases systems, and semantic image retrieval. He has published over 80 papers in international journals, conferences, and books in these areas since 1999. He also authored and edited several scholarly books published by Springer-Verlag and IGI Global, respectively. He has served as member of the international program committees for several international conferences and also spent some time as a reviewer of several journals. Dr. Ma is a senior member of the IEEE.

Publications

Intelligent Multimedia Databases and Information Retrieval: Advancing Applications and Technologies
Li Yan, Zongmin Ma. © 2012. 334 pages.
As consumer costs for multimedia devices such as digital cameras and Web phones have decreased and diversity in the market has skyrocketed, the amount of digital information has...
Approach of Using Texture and Shape for Image Retrieval
Gang Zhang, Zongmin Ma, Li Yan. © 2012. 16 pages.
Feature integration is one of important research contents in content-based image retrieval. Single feature extraction and description is foundation of the feature integration....
Advanced Database Query Systems: Techniques, Applications and Technologies
Li Yan, Zongmin Ma. © 2011. 410 pages.
Databases are designed to support data storage, processing, and retrieval activities related to data management. The use of databases in various applications has resulted in an...
International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR)
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A.. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR) combines research from academicians and industrialists across the globe on advanced tools and technologies that...
A Review of Fuzzy Models for the Semantic Web
Hailong Wang, Zongmin Ma, Li Yan, Jingwei Cheng. © 2010. 15 pages.
In the Semantic Web context, information would be retrieved, processed, shared, reused and aligned in the maximum automatic way possible. Our experience with such applications in...
Artificial Intelligence for Maximizing Content Based Image Retrieval
Zongmin Ma. © 2009. 450 pages.
The increasing trend of multimedia data use is likely to accelerate creating an urgent need of providing a clear means of capturing, storing, indexing, retrieving, analyzing, and...
The Semantic Web for Knowledge and Data Management
Zongmin Ma, Huaiqing Wang. © 2009. 386 pages.
While the current Web provides access to an enormous amount of information, it is currently only human-readable. In response to this problem, the Semantic Web allows for explicit...
Intelligent Databases: Technologies and Applications
Zongmin Ma. © 2007. 320 pages.
With advances and in-depth applications of computer technologies, and the extensive applications of Web technology in various areas, databases have become the repositories of...
Database Modeling for Industrial Data Management: Emerging Technologies and Applications
Zongmin Ma. © 2006. 374 pages.
Collecting and presenting the latest research and development results from the leading researchers in the field of industrial database modeling, Database Modeling for Industrial...
Web-Based Intelligent E-Learning Systems: Technologies and Applications
Zongmin Ma. © 2006. 388 pages.
Collecting and presenting the latest research and development results from the leading researchers in the field of e-learning systems, Web-Based Intelligent E-Learning Systems...
Advances in Fuzzy Object-Oriented Databases: Modeling and Applications
Zongmin Ma. © 2005. 354 pages.
Collecting the latest research results from the leading researchers in the field of fuzzy object-oriented databases, Advances in Fuzzy Object-Oriented Databases: Modeling and...