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| Prasanna K
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Minnesota
4-192 EE/CSci Building
200 Union Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Ph.D., Computer Science, the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (UMN), USA.
M.S, Computer Science, the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (UMN), USA.
Dr. Prasanna Desikan is currently Senior Scientific Advisor at Center for Healthcare Innovation, Allina Hospitals and Clinics. Previously he worked in Boston Scientific on their advanced patient monitoring system. Prior to that, he worked as a Senior Researcher for Infobionics Inc, based in Eden Prairie, Minn., where he was actively involved in developing a new database management system based on novel data model called Cellular Data Model. His current research focus is on 'Data mining for healthcare management'. He is co-organizing a tutorial on Data Mining for Healthcare Management at SIAM International Conference on Data Mining Conference, 2011 and PAKDD 2011. He has successfully co-organized workshop on Data mining for healthcare management at PAKDD 2010 and is co-organizing the same workshop at PAKDD 2011. His earlier research work primarily focused on areas of Web mining and link analysis. Early on he has collaborated in tutorials for Web Mining and has published book chapters providing research overview in the area. He received his Ph.D and M.S in Computer Science from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA. RECENT PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Co-organizer, Workshop on Data Mining For Healthcare Management:
Tutorial Co-Chair, Tutorial on Data Mining For Healthcare Management: SDM 2011 || PAKDD 2011
P. Desikan, D. Haggerty, C.Bonta, J. Srivastava, "Infobionics Server - the next generation database", Department of Computer Science, University of Minnesota,Tech Report: TR 08-042, 2008.
C. DeLong, P. Desikan, J. Srivastava, "USER: User-Sensitive Expert Recommendations for Knowledge-Dense Environment", Advances in Web Mining and Web Usage Analysis, Lecture Notes on Computer Science, Vol. 4198, pp. 77-95, 2006.
P. Desikan, N. Pathak, J. Srivastava and V. Kumar, "Incremental PageRank Computation on Evolving Graphs", Fourteenth International World Wide Web Conference on May 10-14, 2005, in Chiba, Japan.
D. Padmanabhan, P. Desikan, J. Srivastava, K. Riaz, "WICER: A Weighted Inter-Cluster Edge Ranking for Clustered Graphs", IEEE/ACM Conference on Web Intelligence, September 2005.