Workshop on Discrete Mathematics & Data Mining


San Francisco, CA - May 3, 2003




CHAIRMAN:                       Peter L. Hammer

                                                                RUTCOR - Rutgers University Center for Operations Research

                                                                640 Bartholomew Road, Piscataway, NJ  08854




8:30 - 9:00                            Anthony, Martin

                                                                London School of Economics, UK

                                                                Accuracy of Classification by Iterative Linear Thresholding



9:00 - 9:30                            Anthony, Martin

                                                                London School of Economics, UK

                                                                Data Classification by Multithreshold Functions



9:30 - 10:00                          Alexe, Gabriela and Sorin

                                                                Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ

                                                                Pattern-Based Clustering and Attribute Analysis

                                                                (Co-Author: Peter L. Hammer)


10:00 - 10:30                       COFFEE  BREAK


10:30 - 11:00                       Balcazar, Jose

Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain

Discrete Deterministic Data Mining as Knowledge Compilation

(Co-Author: J. Baixeries)


11:00 - 11:30                       Berry, Anne

                                                                Universite Blaise Pascal, Aubiere, France

Generalized Domination in Closure Systems

(Co-Authors: Eric SanJuan and Alain Sigayret)


11:30 - 12:00                       Bronnimann, Herve

                                                                Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, NY

                                                                Efficient Data Reduction with EASE

                                                                (Co-Authors: Bin Chen, Manoranjan Dash, Peter Haas and

Peter Scheuermann)


12:00 - 1:45                          LUNCH


1:45 - 2:15                            Ding, Chris

                                                                Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, CA

                                                                Analysis of Spectral Clustering and the Connectivity Matrix Method

                                                                (Co-Authors: X. He, H.Zha, M. Gu and H. Simon)


2:15 - 2:45                            Elloumi, Mourad

                                                                Faculty of Economic Sciences & Management of Tunis, Tunisia

                                                                A Data Mining Approach based on Votes Strategies to Classify

                                                                Biological Sequences

                                                                (Co-Author: Mondher Maddouri)


2:45 - 3:15                            Kargupta, Hillol

                                                                University of Maryland Baltimore County

                                                                Multi-Variate Fourier Spectrum Estimation from Non-Uniform Data

                                                                and its Applications in Data Mining

                                                                (Co-Author: Rajeev Ayyagari)


3:15 - 3:45                            COFFEE  BREAK


3:45 - 4:15                            Mielikainen, Taneli

                                                                University of Helsinki, Finland

                                                                Frequency-based Views to Pattern Collections


4:15 - 4:45                            Valtchev, Petko

                                                                Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Incremental Maintenance of Association Rule Bases

(Co-authors: Rokia Missaoui, Mohamed Rouane Hacene and

Robert Godin)


4:45 - 5:15                            Peter L. Hammer

                                                                Open Problems in DM & DM




D M  &  D M   Workshop

Program Committee

Endre Boros

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ


Yves Crama

University of Liege, Belgium


Peter L. Hammer (Chairman)

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ


Toshihide Ibaraki

University of Kyoto, Japan


Alex Kogan

                Rutgers University, Newark and

New Brunswick, NJ


Heikki Mannila

Helsinki University of Technology, Finland


Michel Minoux

University of Paris, France


Bruno Simeone

University of Rome, Italy