Hanan Samet

Email: hjs_at_cs_umd.edu
Academic Degree:Ph.D.,Stanford University, 1975
New:General Co-Chair of ACM GIS 2008
New:Founding Chair of ACM SIGSPATIAL
New:Winner of 2009 UCGIS Research Award
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Current Position: Professor, Computer Science Department , Center for Automation Research , and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies
Research Interests: Spatial Databases, Data Structures, Geographic Information Systems, Image Databases, Computer Vision, and more
Selected Publications: Browse my publications by year, categories, co-authors
Recent Book: Foundations of Multidimensional and Metric Data Structures by Hanan Samet (20% off)
NSF Projects: Spatio-Textual Extraction, Twitterstand, Similarity Search
Online Demos: VASCO Spatial Index Demo, SAND Internet Browser, MARCO Image Database Demos
Miscellaneous Links: Selected Talk Slides, Short Course on Spatial Data Structures (March 29-31, 1999 at UC Berkeley), Movie Reviews, Music, Amazon Ranking
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