Professor Egemen Tanin

  • Room: Level: 06 Room: 602
  • Building: Doug McDonell Building
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Spatial Databases, Database Visualization

Personal webpage

http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/etanin/

Biography

Dr Tanin's research interests include Spatial Databases and Mobile Data Management. He has graduated from the University of Maryland at College Park in 2001 before joining the University of Melbourne. He is an Associate Editor of ACM TSAS and served as a PC Chair for ACM SIGSPATIAL 2011 and 2012. He was elected to serve as the Treasurer for ACM SIGSPATIAL and served in this role till 2017. Dr Tanin was also recently elected to be the next secretary of the SIG. Dr Tanin is also the co-founder of ACM SIGSPATIAL Australia as well as the founding editor for ACM SIGSPATIAL Special. He has supervised 13 postgraduate students to completion and more than 100 papers in related areas published in top venues such as the VLDB Journal, SIGSPATIAL, etc. He has won more than $2.5M in grants, with many ARC Discovery Project Grants in the last 10 years. For more information, please refer to his personal webpage.

Recent publications

  1. Reinoso Naranjo M, Hoang T, Vetere F, Tanin E. Annotating Animated AR Objects for Co-located Learning. 2018 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment, and Learning for Engineering (TALE). IEEE. 2019. DOI: 10.1109/TALE.2018.8615452
  2. Correa O, Khan A, Tanin E, Kulik L, Kotagiri R. Congestion-Aware Ride-Sharing. ACM Transactions on Spatial Algorithms and Systems. Association for Computing Machinery. 2019, Vol. 5, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1145/3317639
  3. Amores D, Vasardani M, Tanin E. Smartphone usability for emergency evacuation applications. 14th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory. 2019, Vol. 142. DOI: 10.4230/LIPIcs.COSIT.2019.2
  4. Correa O, Tanin E, Kulik L, Kotagiri R. Activity-based ride-sharing in action. ACM International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems. ACM Press. 2018. DOI: 10.1145/3274895.3274991
  5. Qi J, Kumar V, Zhang R, Tanin E, Trajcevski G, Scheuermann P. Continuous maintenance of range sum heat maps. 2018 IEEE 34th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE). IEEE. 2018. DOI: 10.1109/ICDE.2018.00192
  6. Amores D, Vasardani M, Tanin E. Early detection of herding behaviour during emergency evacuations. 10th International Conference on Geographic Information Science (GIScience 2018). Schloss Dagstuhl. 2018, Vol. 114. DOI: 10.4230/LIPIcs.GIScience.2018.1
  7. Khan A, Kulik L, Tanin E, Hua H, Hashem T. Efficient Computation of the Optimal Accessible Location for a Group of Mobile Agents. ACM TRANSACTIONS ON SPATIAL ALGORITHMS AND SYSTEMS. Association for Computing Machinery Inc.. 2018, Vol. 4, Issue 4. DOI: 10.1145/3239124
  8. Hua H, Xie H, Tanin E. Is Euclidean Distance Really that Bad with Road Networks?. 11th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Computational Transportation Science (IWCTS). Association for Computing Machinery Inc.. 2018. DOI: 10.1145/3283207.3283215
  9. Kannangara S, Tanin E, Harwood A, Karunasekera S. Stepping stone graph for public movement analysis. GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems. 2018. DOI: 10.1145/3274895.3274913
  10. Xie H, Kulik L, Tanin E, Zhang R, Kotagiri R, Karunasekera S, Qi J. Studying transportation problems with the SMARTS simulator. GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems. 2018. DOI: 10.1145/3274895.3274939
  11. Xie H, Karunasekera S, Kulik L, Tanin E, Zhang R, Kotagiri R. A Simulation Study of Emergency Vehicle Prioritization in Intelligent Transportation Systems. 2017 IEEE 85TH VEHICULAR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE (VTC SPRING). IEEE. 2017, Vol. 2017-June. DOI: 10.1109/VTCSpring.2017.8108282
  12. Naghi Zadeh Kakhki E, Bailey J, Kulik L, Tanin E. Challenges of differentially private release of data under an open-world assumption. ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. 2017, Vol. Part F128636. DOI: 10.1145/3085504.3085531
  13. Aldwyish A, Tanin E, Karunasekera S. Follow The Best: Crowdsourced Automated Travel Advice. 14th EAI International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MOBIQUITOUS). Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2017. DOI: 10.1145/3144457.3144475
  14. Kotagiri R, Qi J, Tanin E, Motallebi S. From How to Where: Traffic Optimization in the Era of Automated Vehicles (Vision Paper). 25th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2017, Vol. 2017-November. DOI: 10.1145/3139958.3139997
  15. Correa O, Kotagiri R, Tanin E, Kulik L. From Ride-Sourcing to Ride-Sharing through Hot-Spots. 14th EAI International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous). Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2017. DOI: 10.1145/3144457.3144483

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