Saturday July 21, 2018

Zbigniew Ras

Position: Professor and KDD Lab. Director
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Computer Science
Office: Woodward Hall 430-C
Telephone: 704-687-8574
Email: ras@uncc.edu

Education: D. Sc. Computer Science; Polish Academy of Sciences (2004)
Personal web site: http://www.cs.uncc.edu/~ras/
Zbigniew Ras

Research Interests:
  • Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
  • Music Information Retrieval
  • Privacy Preserving Database Mining and Application Testing
  • Flexible Query Answering
  • Soft Computing
  • Knowledge Systems
  • Intelligent Agents
  • D.Sc. (Habilitation), Comp. Sci., Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
  • Ph.D., Comp. Sci., University of Warsaw , Poland
  • M.S., Math, University of Warsaw , Poland

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