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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sarana Nutanong รศ.ดร.สรณะ นุชอนงค์

Dean of School
SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY (IST)
Tel.  +(66) 33-014-307

Personal Details

Email : snutanon@vistec.ac.th
Tel : +66 (0)92 636 9336
Affiliation : School of Information Science and Technology
Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology, Wangchan, Rayong, Thailand


Education

Doctor of Philosophy, 2010
Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, University of Melbourne
Master of Software Systems Engineering, 2004
Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Computer Engineering (Honors), 2003
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Melbourne

Work Experience

Research

Associate Professor, 2018 - present, School of Information Science and Technology, Vidyasir-imedhi Institute of Science and Technology
   Areas of Research: Scalable Machine Learning, Similarity Search in High Dimensional Spaces
Assistant Professor, 2014 - 2018, Department of Computer Science, City University of HongKong
   Areas of Research: Scienti c data managements, Scalable Query Processing
Assistant Research Scientist, 2012 - 2013, Department of Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University and Department of Physiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
   Areas of Research: Protein simulation control
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2010 - 2012, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, De-partment of Computer Science, University of Maryland
   Area of research: Spatial query processing
PhD Candidate and Research Assistant, 2004 - 2010, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, University of Melbourne
   Area of research: Spatial Database Systems and Spatial Query Processing


Teaching

Course Lecturer of Database Systems, 2015-2018
Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong
Course Lecturer of Data-Intensive Computing, 2014-2018
Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong
Head Teaching Assistant of Networks and Communications, 2005-2008
Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, University of Melbourne
Head Teaching Assistant of Managerial Decision Analysis, 2006-2007
Department of Management and Marketing, University of Melbourne
Teaching Assistant of Algorithmic Problem Solving, 2006-2007
Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, University of Melbourne
 

Research Interests

Incremental Query Processing
Large-scale Scienti c Databases
Distributed Systems

Teaching Interests

Database Systems
Data-Intensive Computing
Distributed Systems
Computer Networks
Functional Programming
 

Publications

  1. [Category: Q1 Journal] Zimeng Zhou, Chenyun Yu, Sarana Nutanong, Yufei Cui, Chenchen Fu, Chun Xue: A Hardware-Accelerated Solution for Hierarchical Index-Based Merge-Join IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (2018) Accepted for Publication
  2. [Category: Q1 Journal] Wendi Nei, Victor C.S. Lee, Sarana Nutanong, Dusit Niyato, YaoxinDuan, Kai Liu: A Quality-oriented Data Collection Scheme in Vehicular Sensor Networks IEEETransactions on Vehicular Technology (2018) Accepted for Publication
  3. [Category: A+ Conference] Chenyun Yu, Sarana Nutanong, Hangyu Li, Cong Wang, Xingliang Yuan: A Generic Method for Accelerating LSH-Based Similarity Join Processing (Extended Ab- stract) IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2017: 29-30
  4. [Category: Q1 Journal] Xingliang Yuan, Xinyu Wang, Cong Wang, Chenyun Yu, Sarana Nu- tanong: Privacy-preserving Similarity Joins Over Encrypted Data IEEE Transactions on Informa- tion Forensics and Security PP(99): 1-1 (2017)
  5. [Category: Q1 Journal] Chenyun Yu, Sarana Nutanong, Hangyu Li, CongWang, Xingliang Yuan: A Generic Method for Accelerating LSH-based Similarity Join Processing. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering 29(4): 712-726 (2017)
  6. [Category: A+ Conference] Sarana Nutanong, Yu Chenyun, Raheem Sarwar, Peter Xu, Dick- son Chow: A Scalable Framework for Stylometric Analysis Query Processing. IEEE International Conference on Data Mining 2016: 1125-1130
  7. [Category: Q1 Journal] Chengcheng Dai, Sarana Nutanong, Chi-Yin Chow, Reynold Cheng:Entropy-based Scheduling Policy for Cross Aggregate Ranking Workloads. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (Volume: PP, Issue: 99) (Preprint version published on 29 June 2016)
  8. [Category: Q1 Journal] Hanan Samet, Sarana Nutanong, Brendan C. Fruin: Dynamic Presentation Consistency Issues in Smartphone Mapping Apps. Communications of the ACM 59(9): 58-67(2016)
  9. [Category: Q1 Journal] Hanan Samet, Sarana Nutanong, Brendan C. Fruin: Static Presentation Consistency Issues in Smartphone Mapping Apps. Communications of the ACM 59(5): 88-98 (2016)
  10. Ran Wang, Chi-Yin Chow, Yan Lyu, Victor C. S. Lee, Sarana Nutanong, Yanhua Li, Mingxuan Yuan: Exploring Cell Tower Data Dumps for Supervised Learning-based Point-of-Interest Prediction (industrial paper). GeoInformatica 20(2): 327-349 (2016)
  11. Sarana Nutanong, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Egemen Tanin, Kyriakos Mouratidis: Dynamic Nearest Neighbor Queries in Euclidean Space. Encyclopedia of GIS, Springer, (Published online in 2016)
  12. Mohammed Eunus Ali, Egemen Tanin, Peter Scheuermann, Sarana Nutanong, Lars Kulik: Spatial Consensus Queries in a Collaborative Environment. ACM Trans. Spatial Algorithms and Systems 2(1): 3 (2016)
  13. Ran Wang, Chi-Yin Chow, Sarana Nutanong, Yan Lyu, Yanhua Li, Mingxuan Yuan, Victor C. S. Lee: Exploring Cell Tower Data Dumps for Supervised Learning-based Point-of-Interest Prediction SIGSPATIAL/GIS 2014
  14. [Category: A Conference] Sarana Nutanong, Nick Carey, Yanif Ahmad, Alexander S. Szalay, Thomas B.Woolf: Adaptive Exploration for Large-Scale Protein Analysis in the Molecular Dynamics Database. Scienti c and Statistical Database Management Conference 2013:45-48
  15. [Category: A Conference] Sarana Nutanong, Marco D. Adel o, Hanan Samet: An Ecient Layout Method for a Large Collection of Geographic Data Entries. International Conference on Extending Database Technology 2013:717-720
  16. [Category: A+ Conference] Sarana Nutanong, Hanan Samet: Memory-Ecient Algorithms for Spatial Network Queries. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2013:649-660
  17. [Category: A+ Conference] Sarah Masud, Farhana Murtaza Choudhury, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Sarana Nutanong: Maximum Visibility Queries in Spatial Databases. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2013:637-648
  18. [Category: A Conference] Hossain Mahmud, Ashfaq Mahmood Amin, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Tanzima Hashem, Sarana Nutanong: A Group Based Approach for Path Queries in Road Networks. International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases 2013:367-385
  19. Sarana Nutanong, Marco D. Adel o, Hanan Samet: Multiresolution select-distinct queries on large geographic point sets. SIGSPATIAL/GIS 2012:159-168
  20. [Category: Q1 Journal] Sarana Nutanong, Egemen Tanin, Jie Shao, Rui Zhang, Kotagiri Ramamohanarao: Continuous Detour Queries in Spatial Networks. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering 24(7):1201-1215 (2012)
  21. [Category: A+ Conference] Sarana Nutanong, Edwin H. Jacox, Hanan Samet: An Incremental Hausdor Distance Calculation Algorithm. Proceedings of VLDB 4(8): 506-517 (2011)
  22. Marco D. Adel o, Sarana Nutanong, Hanan Samet: Searching Web Documents as Location Sets. ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2011: 489-492
  23. Marco D. Adel o, Sarana Nutanong, Hanan Samet: Similarity Search on a Large Collection of Point Sets. ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2011: 132-141
  24. Sarana Nutanong, Egemen Tanin, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Lars Kulik: Local network Voronoi Dia-grams. ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2010:109-118
  25. [Category: Q1 Journal] Sarana Nutanong, Egemen Tanin, Rui Zhang: Incremental Evaluation of Visible Nearest Neighbor Queries. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering 22(5):665-681 (2010)
  26. [Category: Q1 Journal] Sarana Nutanong, Rui Zhang, Egemen Tanin, Lars Kulik: Analysis and Evaluation of V*-NN: an Ecient Algorithm for Moving NN Queries. International Journal on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB J.) 19(3):307-332 (2010)
  27. [Category: A+ Conference] Sarana Nutanong, Rui Zhang, Egemen Tanin, Lars Kulik: V*-kNN: An Ecient Algorithm for Moving k Nearest Neighbor Queries. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2009:1519-1522
  28. [Category: A+ Conference] Sarana Nutanong, Rui Zhang, Egemen Tanin, Lars Kulik: The V*-Diagram: a Query-Dependent Approach to Moving KNN Queries. Proceedings of VLDB 1(1):1095-1106 (2008)
  29. Sarana Nutanong, Egemen Tanin, Rui Zhang: Visible Nearest Neighbor Queries. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications 2007:876-883
  30. Egemen Tanin, Aaron Harwood, Hanan Samet, Deepa Nayar, Sarana Nutanong: Building and Querying a P2P Virtual World. GeoInformatica 10(1):91-116 (2006)
  31. Egemen Tanin, Aaron Harwood, Hanan Samet, Sarana Nutanong, Minh Tri Truong: A Serverless 3D World. ACM GIS 2004:157-165

Grants and Projects

  • Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF), $1,655,673, 1 June 2016 - 31 December 2017, \Achieving Similarity Join Services for Outsourced Large Encrypted Datasets", Co-I, 25% of $1,655,673 (Total). (Ref: ITS/307/15; Approval Date: 14 April 2016)
  • City University of Hong Kong SDG, $100,000, 2016-2018, \A Distributed Framework and Schedulers for Data-Intensive Top-k Processing". (Ref: 7004675).
  • City University of Hong Kong SDG, $100,000, 2015-2017, \Scalable Methods for Analytical Query Processing in Metric Spaces". (Ref: 7004421)
  • City University of Hong Kong Start-up Grant, $350,000, 2014-2016, \A Scalable Framework for Rare Event Generations: A Data Science Approach to Scienti c Data Management". (Ref: 7200387)
  • City University of Hong Kong Teaching Start-up Grant, $100,000, 2014-2015, \A Hands-on Approach to Data-Intensive Computing: Bridging the Gap Between Undergraduate Education, Research and Industry". (Ref: 6000511))

Academic Services

Organization:

  • Poster Session Cochair, DASFAA (2015)
  • Registration Cochair, ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS (2015 and 2016)
  • PC Chair, Mobile Entity Localization, Tracking and Analysis (2016)
     

PC Member and Invited Reviewer:

  • IEEE Trans. Knowl. Data Eng. (2013-2016)
  • VLDB Journal (2010 and 2016)
  • ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016)
  •  Australiasian Database Conference (2014)
  • IEEE Trans. Mobile Comput. (2013)
  •  Distrib. Parallel Dat. (2012)