Songmei Yu, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Computer Science

Field of Interest

My Research interests lie in Web Mining dedicated to Web Community Search and Discovery, Efficiency and Effectiveness of Distance Learning, and Data Warehouse and Data Modeling.

My teaching interests lie in Database Systems, Data Warehouse and Data Mining, Programming Courses, Fundamentals of Information Systems, Electronic Commerce, System Architecture and Operating Systems.

Courses Taught at Felician College

CS 101 Introduction to Computer Applications
CS 103 Introduction to Advanced Computer Applications
CS 120 Introduction to Computer Science
CS 150 Fundamentals of Information Systems
CS 350 Introduction to Operating Systems
CS 360 Database Management Systems
CS 460 Senior Project Practicum

Publications

Chapter 3: Preview - Optimizing View Materialization Cost in Spatial Data Warehouses
Complex Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery for Advanced Retrieval Development: Innovative Methods and Applications, IGI Global Press Inc, 2009. Songmei Yu, Vijay Atluri and Nabil Adam
Chapter 18: Challenges in Environmental Data Warehousing and Mining
Data Mining: Next Generation Challenges and Future Directions, AAAI Press/The MIT Press, 2004. Nabil Adam, Vijay Atluri, Dihua Guo and Songmei Yu
Computer Fraud: Financial and Ethical Implications
Review of Business, SJU Publisher, Issue Nov.1998. Patrick Casabona and Songmei Yu
Mining Forums for Asynchronous Learning in Distance Education
Proc. of 2011 Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges North Eastern Region (CCSCNE 2011), MA, 2011. Songmei Yu, Sofya Poger and Alberto LaCava
Teaching Computer Information Systems Courses in Three Ways: Traditional, Hybird and Online
Presented in 2010 The Teaching Professor Conference, MA, 2010. Songmei Yu, Sofya Poger and Alberto LaCava
Cascaded Star: a Data Model for Hyper-dimensional Data Warehouses
Proc. of 17th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications, Poland, 2006. Songmei Yu, Vijay Atluri and Nabil Adam
Preview: Optimizing View Materialization Cost in Spatial Data Warehouses
Proc. of 8th International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (DaWak'06, acceptance rate: 52/199), Poland, 2006. Songmei Yu, Vijay Atluri and Nabil Adam
Hierarchical Metadata Driven View Selection for Spatial Query Evaluations
Proc. of the 6th International Conference in Web-Age Information Management, China, 2005. Songmei Yu
Selective View Materialization in a Spatial Data Warehouse
Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery, Denmark, 2005. Songmei Yu, Vijay Atluri and Nabil Adam
Knowledge Discovery for Scientific Data
Proc. of NSF Workshop on Next Generation of Data Mining, Maryland, 2002. Nabil Adam, Vijay Atluri, Dihua Guo and Songmei Yu
Efficient Storage and Management of Environmental Information
Proc. of the 19th IEEE Symposium on Mass Storage Systems and Technologies (MSST’02), Maryland, 2002. Nabil Adam, Vijay Atluri, Songmei Yu and Yelena Yesha
Office Location:
Kirby Hall 413
Contact Phone:
(201) 559-6227

Education

Ph.D., Rutgers University
M.S. State University of New York at Stony Brook
MBA, St. John’s University
B.S., Sichuan University

Positions Held

Felician College, Assistant to Associate Professor (2008- present)