This meeting will be held partly as a joint meeting with the DIMACS workshop on
Clustering Problems in Biological Networks May 9 - 11, 2006.
The CSNA meeting is co-sponsored by The Institute of Mathematical Statistics.
Dimension Reduction Problem: A Version of PARAMAP Extended to Deal With Large Data Sets Ulas Akkucuk, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey and J. Douglas Carroll, Rutgers Business School Graphical Modeling of Coded Text Data: Modeling and Measurement of Empathy Carolyn J. Anderson, University of Illinois Comparison of Classification Methods to Predict Complications to Liver Surgery Leah Ben-Porat, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Mithat Gonen, and William Jarnigan Robust Partial Least Squares Logistic Regression for High Dimensional Data Nedret Billor and Asuman Seda Turkmen, Auburn University Analyzing the Supreme Court Justice Decisions using Multidimensional Scaling (MDS) and Parametric Mapping (PARAMAP) Stephen France and J Douglas Carroll, Rutgers University Cluster Analysis using Different Correlation Coefficients Seong S. Chae, Daejeon University, Daejeon, South Korea Fitting Directed Tree Graphs to Asymmetric Proximities James E. Corter, Teachers College, Columbia University ACA Similarity Analysis Re-examined David Dubin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Standard Errors, Prediction Error and Model Tests in Additive Trees Willem J. Heiser, Leiden University, The Netherlands Distance Based Probabilistic Clustering of Data Cem Iyigun, Rutgers University Learning and Classification in Networked Data Sofus A. Macskassy, Fetch Technologies, Inc. Using Scan Statistics for Anomaly Detection in Genetic Networks Christopher Overall, George Mason University Using Cluster Analysis to Relate Subjective and Objective Pharmacovigilance Association Measures Ronald Pearson, ProSanos Corporation Distibuted Least-Squares Classification in Wireless Sensor Networks Joel Predd, Princeton University Natural Requirements to Classification Methods Alexander Rubchinsky A Comparison of One Heuristic and One Globally Optimal Unidimensional Scaling Technique Leslie Rutkowski, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign A Likelihood Approach for Determining Cluster Number William D. Shannon, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine Using Data Mining Tools in an Urban Development Study Chamont Wang, The College of New Jersey, and Pin-Shuo Liu, William Paterson University The Longest Ultraconserved Sequences and Evolution of Vertebrate Mitochondrial Genomes Fang Weiwu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China WoW!: The dynamics of knowledge networks in Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games (MMORPG) Bethany Wotal, Hank Green Jr., and Dmitri Williams, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign