Shashi Shekhar
McKnight Distinguished University Professor
Department of Computer Science
College of Science and Engineering
University of Minnesota
shekhar at cs dot umn dot edu
(612) 624-8307 :fax: (612) 625-0572
address: 4-192, Keller Hall, 200 Union St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
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Overview: Biography , Selected Highlights (22 pages pdf) , Entries at Google Scholar, Arnetminer, DBLP. Experts@Minnesota.
Research:
Interests: Spatial Databases, Data and Knowledge Engineering, Spatial Data Mining
Book: Spatial Databases: A Tour (Prentice Hall 2003, ISBN 0-13-017480-7): flyer
Overview: text, talks
Details : Group home for Papers, slides, etc. , Current projects , Open problems ,
Proposal Related Info.
Teaching:
Spring 2014: CSci 4707, Practice of Database Systems
Old Portfolios
Service:
Computing Community Consortium : Council (2013-2015) , Blue Sky Ideas , From GPS and Virtual Globe to Spatial Computing ( brochure , report ).
The SSTD Endowment : Board of Directors (2014-2019) , 2011 Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases .
Geo Informatica Journal: website , flyer , ranking
Encyclopedia of GIS: brochure , download_statistics , website , reviews ( 1, 2), Google Book ( About , Preview ), worldcat , SpringerBriefs in GIS : pdf
Other: Related Links
Social Networks- Spatio-temporal Future: overview , news ( 1 , 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, ), tweets ( 1, ), whitepaper ( pdf ).
Spatio-temporal Data Mining: Stories ( 1 (SoundByte 2007) , 2 (SoundByte 2001) ), overview , survey paper ,
Evacuation Route Planning: Stories ( 1 , 2 , 3 , ), articles ( 1 , 2 , ), overview , videos ( FoxTV: avi , quicktime , umfoundation avi ),
Why Spatial ?: Nature on Mapping Opportunities , NYT on GIS , National Academies on Learning to Think Spatially , Wikipedia on GIS , Spatial Databases ,
Spatial Applications: NewScientist ( Crime Mapping , ), NYT:( spatial clustering of innovation ), Fortune ( Homeland Defense ), AAAS: ( Human Rights and GIS ), ,
Local spatial data: MetroGIS , Twincities (false color composite) ,

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