I am a PhD Candidate in Computer Science at the Kno.e.sis Center at Wright State University advised by Prof. Amit P. Sheth. I completed a Masters in Computer Science under Prof. I. Budak Arpinar at the LSDIS Lab at the University of Georgia (12/2007). I also obtained a Bachelors in Computer Science Technology from Savannah State University (05/2005). My research interests are Text Mining and Literature-Based Discovery (LBD) using structured background knowledge and healthcare and life sciences (HCLS) data.
July 18, 2014
I will defend my Ph.D. Dissertation on ''A Context-Driven Subgraph Model for Literature-Based Discovery,'' on August 18, 2014. May 28, 2014
Our work on A Web-based study of lay attitudes about use of buprenorphine to self-treat opioid withdrawal symptoms has been submitted for review May 13, 2014
A short video demo of Obvio (beta version) is now available online. Obvio is the core of my PhD dissertation research. April 25, 2014
Our work on A Hybrid Approach to Finding Relevant Social Media Content for Complex Domain Specific Information Needs has been submitted for review Feb 28, 2014
Our Poster on User beliefs about buprenorphine dosing in self-treatment of opioid withdrawal symptoms has been accepted in CPDD 2014. This is our second poster in CPDD, following the Loperamide-Withdrawal Discovery [knoesis, wiki]