Leonard Brown

 

 Assistant Professor

 Department of Computer Science

 The University of Texas at Tyler

 

 3900 University Blvd

 Room RBN 3012

 Tyler, TX, 75799

 

 Telephone:  (903) 565-5677

 E-mail:  lbrown@uttyler.edu

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Research Interests

bulletDatabase Management Systems
bulletMultimedia Systems
bulletContent-Based Image Retrieval
bulletInformation Retrieval

Education

bulletPh.D. in Computer Science, The University of Oklahoma, Summer 2003
bulletM.S. in Computer Science, The University of Oklahoma, Spring 1997
bulletB.S. in Computer Science, The University of Oklahoma, Spring 1993

Organizations

bulletACM
bulletIEEE
bulletOUDB (The University of Oklahoma Database Group)

Publications

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Brown, L. and L. Gruenwald, Using Editing Operations to Improve Searching by Color in Multimedia Database Management Systems, International Journal of Imaging Systems and Technology, Volume 18, Issue 2-3, 2008, pp. 182-194.

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Kulkarni, A. and L. Brown, Association-Based Image Retrieval, in Semantic Mining Technologies for Multimedia Databases (Edited by D. Tao, D. Xu, and X. Li), IGI Global, to appear.

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Brown, L., S. Dodd, et al., The Virtual Emergency Crash Cart: An Immersive Virtual Reality Learning Experience for Nurses, Emerging Technologies in Nurse Education, Seattle, Washington, July 2008, p. 107.

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Brown, L. and L. Gruenwald, Speeding up Color-Based Retrieval in Multimedia Database Management Systems that Store Images as Sequences of Editing Operations, Proceedings of the First IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Databases and Data Management (MDDM), Atlanta, Georgia, April 2006, CD-ROM.

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Brown, F. and L. Brown, Improving the Clinical Applicability of a Non-Invasive Perfusion Determination Technique, Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Management for Real-Life Problems in Biomedicine (DMRB), San Diego, California, June 2005, pp. 106-110.

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Dukkipati, P. and L. Brown, "Improving the Recognition of Geometrical Shapes in Road Signs by Augmenting the Database, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science and its Applications (ICCSA), San Diego, California, June 2005, pp. 8-13.

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Brown, L., Issues in Augmenting Image Databases to Improve Processing Content-Based Similarity Searches, Proceedings of the 20th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), Santa Fe, New Mexico, March 2005, pp. 1254-1255.

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Brown, L. and L. Gruenwald, "Performing Color-Based Similarity Searches in Multimedia Database Management Systems Augmented with Derived Images, Proceedings of the 21st British National Conference on Databases (BNCOD), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3112 - Key Technologies for Data Management, Edinburgh, Scotland, July 2004, pp. 178-189.

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Brown, L. and L. Gruenwald, "A Prototype Content-Based Retrieval System that Uses Virtual Images to Save Space", Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB), Rome, Italy, September 2001, pp. 693-694. 

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Brown, L., L. Gruenwald, and G. Speegle, "Issues in Using Specifications to Improve Content-Based Search of Multimedia Data", Proceedings of the 1999 International Symposium on Database Applications in Non-Traditional Environments (DANTE), Tokyo, Japan, November 1999, pp. 195-202. 

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Brown, L., L. Gruenwald, and G. Speegle, "Using Knowledge to Perform Similarity Searching in Multimedia Databases without Redundant Data Objects", Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Multimedia Intelligent Storage and Retrieval Management (MISRM), Orlando, Florida, October 1999, CD-ROM. 

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L. Gruenwald, L. Brown, et al., "Database Research at The University of Oklahoma", ACM SIGMOD Record, Volume 28, Number 3, September 1999. 

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Brown, L. and L. Gruenwald, Tree-Based Indexes for Image Data, Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation (JVCIR), Volume 9, Number 4, December 1998, pp. 300-313. 

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Brown, L. and L. Gruenwald, Determining a Minimal and Independent Set of Image Processing Operations for a Multimedia Database System, Proceedings of the 1998 Energy Technology Conference and Exhibition (ETCE), Houston, Texas, February 1998, CD-ROM. 

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Brown, L., L. Gruenwald, and G. Speegle, Testing A Set of Image Processing Operations for Completeness, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Advanced Science and Technology (ICAST) in conjunction with the 2nd International Conference on Multimedia Information Systems (ICMIS), Chicago, Illinois, April 1997, pp. 127-134.