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    • Understanding Contributor to Developer Turnover Patterns in OSS Projects: A Case Study of Apache Projects 

      Iqbal, Aftab (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2014-01-19)
      OSS projects are dynamic in nature. Developers contribute to a project for a certain period of time and later leave the project or join other projects of high interest. Hence, the OSS community always welcomes members who ...
    • GenomeSnip: Fragmenting the Genomic Wheel to augment discovery in cancer research 

      Kamdar, MR; Iqbal, A; Saleem, M; Deus, HF; Decker, S (ISCB, 2014-02-28)
      Cancer genomics researchers have greatly benefited from high-throughput technologies for the characterization of genomic alterations in patients. These voluminous genomics datasets when supplemented with the appropriate ...
    • Approximate Semantic Matching of Events for the Internet of Things 

      Hasan, Souleiman; Curry, Edward (ACM, 2014-07-01)
      Event processing follows a decoupled model of interaction in space, time, and synchronization. However,another dimension of semantic coupling also exists and poses a challenge to the scalability of event processing systems ...
    • Big linked cancer data: Integrating linked TCGA and PubMed 

      Saleem, M; Kamdar, M; Iqbal, A; Sampath, S; Deus, H; Ngomo, A (Elsevier, 2014-07-07)
      The amount of bio-medical data available on the Web grows exponentially with time. The resulting large volume of data makes manual exploration very tedious. Moreover, the velocity at which this data changes and the variety ...
    • Big linked cancer data: Integrating linked TCGA and PubMed 

      Kamdar, Maulik R.; Iqbal, Aftab; Sampath, Shanmuka (Elsevier ScienceDirect, 2014-07-16)
      The amount of bio-medical data available on the Web grows exponentially with time. The resulting large volume of data makes manual exploration very tedious. Moreover, the velocity at which this data changes and the variety ...
    • TopFed: TCGA tailored federated query processing and linking to LOD 

      Padmanabhuni, Shanmukha S.; Iqbal, Aftab; Decker, Stefan (BioMed Central, 2014-12-03)
      Backgroud: The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) is a multidisciplinary, multi-institutional effort to catalogue genetic mutations responsible for cancer using genome analysis techniques. One of the aims of this project is to ...
    • Thematic Event Processing 

      Hasan, Souleiman; Curry, Edward (ACM, 2014-12-08)
      Event-based systems follow a decoupled mode of interaction between event producers and consumers in space, time, and synchronization to enable scalability within distributed systems. We recognize a fourth dimension of ...
    • A case study of collecting dynamic social data: The pro-ana twitter community 

      Wood, Ian (Australian National University, College of Engineering and Computer Science, Department of Computer Science, 2015)
      The study of social processes in on-line social media content is a relatively new and rapidly growing endeavour. Many social media platforms provide a public API (Application Programming Interface) which can be used for ...
    • Improved edge detection algorithm for brain tumor segmentation 

      Aslam, Asra; Khan, Ekram; Beg, M.M. Sufyan (Elsevier, 2015-08-21)
      Image segmentation is used to separate objects from the background, and thus it has proved to be a powerful tool in bio-medical imaging. In this paper, an Improved Edge Detection algorithm for brain-tumor segmentation is ...
    • SPORTAL: Profiling the Content of Public SPARQL Endpoints 

      Hasnain, Ali; Mehmood, Qaiser; Sana e Zainab, Syeda; Hogan, Aidan (IGI Global, 2016)
      Access to hundreds of knowledge bases has been made available on the Web through public SPARQL endpoints. Unfortunately, few endpoints publish descriptions of their content (e.g., using VoID). It is thus unclear how agents ...
    • A linked data visualiser for finite element biosimulations 

      Mehdi, Muntazir; Khan, Yasar; Jares, Joao; Freitas, Andre; Jha, Alok Kumar; Sakellarios, Antonis; Sahay, Ratnesh (World Scientific Publishing, 2016)
      Biosimulation models are used to understand the multiple or different causative factors that cause impairment in human organs. Finite Element Method (FEM) provide a mathematical framework to simulate dynamic biological ...
    • Semantic representation and enrichment of information retrieval experimental data 

      Bordea, Georgeta; Buitelaar, Paul (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2016-05-28)
      Experimental evaluation carried out in international large-scale campaigns is a fundamental pillar of the scientific and technological advancement of information retrieval (IR) systems. Such evaluation activities produce ...
    • Facilitating scientometrics in learning analytics and educational data mining - The LAK dataset 

      Dietze, Stefan; Taibi, Davide; d’Aquin, Mathieu (IOS Press, 2016-11-06)
      The Learning Analytics and Knowledge (LAK) Dataset represents an unprecedented corpus which exposes a near complete collection of bibliographic resources for a specific research discipline, namely the connected areas of ...
    • Abstract A27: A linked data approach to discover HPV oncoprotiens and RB1 induced mutation associations for the retinoblastoma research 

      Jha, Alokkumar; Khan, Yasar; Rebholz-Schumann, Dietrich; Sahay, Ratnesh (American Association for Cancer Research, 2017-01)
      Background: LOSS or GAIN in tumor suppressor gene RB1 play a significant role as in case of loss low penetrance where only 39% of eye at risk develops in retinoblastoma. This research covers the multiple mutation types and ...
    • SAFE: SPARQL federation over RDF data cubes with access control 

      Khan, Yasar; Saleem, Muhammad; Mehdi, Muntazir; Hogan, Aidan; Mehmood, Qaiser; Rebholz-Schuhmann, Dietrich; Sahay, Ratnesh (BioMed Central, 2017-02-01)
      Several query federation engines have been proposed for accessing public Linked Open Data sources. However, in many domains, resources are sensitive and access to these resources is tightly controlled by stakeholders; ...
    • Lessons learnt from the Named Entity rEcognition and Linking (NEEL) challenge series 

      Rizzo, Giuseppe; Pereira, Bianca; Varga, Andrea; van Erp, Marieke; Cano Basave, Amparo Elizabeth (2017-03-13)
      The large number of tweets generated daily is providing policy makers with means to obtain insights into recent events around the globe in near real-time. The main barrier for extracting such insights is the impossibility ...
    • Advancing clinical research by semantically interconnecting aggregated medical data information in a secure context 

      Antoniades, Athos; Aristodimou, Aristos; Georgousopoulo, Christos; Forgó, Nikolaus; Gledson, Ann; Hasapis, Panagiotis; Vandeleur, Caroline; Perakis, Konstantinos; Sahay, Ratnesh; Mehdi, Muntazir; Demetriou, Christiana A.; Strippoli, Marie-Pierre F.; Giotaki, Vasiliki; Ioannidi, Myrto; Tian, David; Tozzi, Federica; Keane, John; Pattichis, Constantinos (Springer Verlag, 2017-03-22)
      Electronic Health Records (EHRs) contain an increasing wealth of medical information. When combined with molecular level data, they enhance the understanding of the underlying biological mechanisms of diseases, enabling ...
    • Improving data workflow systems with cloud services and use of open data for bioinformatics research 

      Karim, Md. Rezaul; Michel, Audrey; Zappa, Achille; Baranov, Pavel; Sahay, Ratnesh; Rebholz-Schuhmann, Dietrich (Oxford University Press, 2017-04-16)
      Data workflow systems (DWFSs) enable bioinformatics researchers to combine components for data access and data analytics, and to share the final data analytics approach with their collaborators. Increasingly, such systems ...
    • The colloquial WordNet: Extending Princeton WordNet with neologisms 

      McCrae, John P.; Wood, Ian D.; HIcks, Amanda (Springer International Publishing, 2017-05-27)
      Princeton WordNet is one of the most important resources for natural language processing, but has not been updated for over ten years and is not suitable for analyzing the fast moving language as used on social media. We ...
    • Facilitating prediction of adverse drug reactions by using knowledge graphs and multi-label learning models 

      Muñoz, Emir; Nováček, Vít; Vandenbussche, Pierre-Yves (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2017-08-18)
      Timely identification of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) is highly important in the domains of public health and pharmacology. Early discovery of potential ADRs can limit their effect on patient lives and also make drug ...