DCS861A Emerging IT II - Syllabus Spring'04
Take quizzes on Blackboard   Deliverables are shown in red
Mtg    Topics    Assignments
1
Sat
Jan 24
Course Introduction + Security Research
   Chuck: Security research/projects: overview
   Sung: Security research/projects: case studies
   Cha/Tappert Suggested Research Topics
Readings: skim the following
   10 Emerging Technologies
Complete by Feb 21:
   Quiz 1: 10 Emerging Techologies
      + Security Research
2
Sat
Feb 21
XML
   Chuck: XML + DPS dissertation discussion +
       conference paper: Uniqueness of Voice
   Sung: Potential dissertation topics

Team 2 Presentation: XML slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings:
   Team slides (basis of XML quiz)
   XML example
   InkML (Ink subgroup of W3C)

Complete by Feb 21:
   Quiz 2: XML
3
Sat
Mar 20
Bioinformatics + Biometrics
   Guest Spk: John Sikorski, Regeneron Pharm.
      Mining Assoc. Rules in Microarray Data slides
      11:30-12:00, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
   Chuck and Sung: discuss biometrics paper

Team 3 Presentation: Bioinformatics slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings:
   Intro to Biometric Recognition
   Guest speaker's paper
   Team slides (basis of quiz)

Complete by Mar 20:
   Quiz3: Biometrics
4
Sat
Apr 17
Security + Voice Biometrics
   Guest Speaker: Naresh Trilok
      Establishing Uniqueness of the Human Voice
      11:30-12:00, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
   Chuck/Sung: discuss potential dissertation topics

Team 1 Pres: Security + Voice Biometrics slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings:
   Voice biometrics info for quiz
   Voice biometrics article
   Guide to Biometric Security

Complete by Apr 17:
   Quiz 4: Voice Biometrics
5
Sat
May 8
Pervasive Computing
   Pervasive Lab    Pervasive Computing Res Sem
   Cha/Tappert Suggested Research Topics

Team 4 Presentation: Pervasive Computing slides
   1:30-2:45 pm, Rm 320, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Readings:
    Pervasive Comp Gets Organized
Research Paper due May 8
Complete by May 8:
   Quiz 5: Pervasive Computing