Our Faculty

Lixin Tao

Professor
Department Chairperson

Seidenberg School of CSIS

Computer Science West

Location
  • @Pleasantville
    Goldstein Academic Center 310
Office Hours

Spring 2021

Office Hours

Spring 2021

Office Hours
Virtual

Spring 2021

Tue, Fri (by appointment)

Biography


Dr. Lixin Tao received PhD in Computer Science from University of Pennsylvania in 1988. He is now full professor and chairperson of Computer Science Department at Westchester.

Education


PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1988
Computer & Information Science

M.S.E., University of Pennsylvania, 1985
Computer & Information Science

M.S.E., East China Normal University, 1981
Computer Applications & Software Engineering

B.S.E., East China Normal University, 1978
Computer Engineering

Awards and Honors


East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, April 20, 2006 - Advisory Professor Certificate
Marquis, January 1, 2005 - Who's Who in America - Commemorative 60th Diamond Edition
Marquis, January 1, 2005 - Who's Who in American Education - 2005
Pace University, September 1, 2004 - Pace Research Grant Proposal Time Release Award
Computing Sciences Accreditation Board, April 1, 2004 - Nominated to be Program Evaluator for CSAB (Computing Sciences Accreditation Board)
Marquis, January 1, 2004 - Who's Who in America
Academic Keys, January 1, 2004 - Who's Who in Sciences Higher Education - 2004
Marquis, January 1, 2003 - Who's Who in America
Moore School, University of Pennsylvania, January 1, 1986 - Research Fellow
Moore School, University of Pennsylvania, January 1, 1984 - Teaching Fellow


Publications


Evaluating Word Similarity Measure of Embeddings Through Binary Classification
Altowayan, A. A. & Tao, L. (2016, August). Journal of Computer Science Research. Vol 01 (Issue 03) , pages 7.
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A Knowledge-Based Approach to Reducing Complexity of Maintaining Semantic Constraints in Data Exchange and Integration
Jiang, N. & Tao, L. (2019, November 20). , pages 89-94.

An Ontology-based Ranking Model in Search Engines
Hou, Y. & Tao, L. (2019, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 30). Journal of Computer Science Research. Vol 01 (Issue 02) , pages 8-16.
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Enhancing Secure Software Development Education Through Relevant Active Learning
Tao, L. & Qian, K. (2019, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 30). , pages 7.

Improving Prediction Accuracy for Logistic Regression on Imbalanced Datasets
Zhang, H. & Tao, L. (2019, June 25). , pages 918-919.

Parallelizing Combinatorial Optimization Heuristics with GPUs
Tao, L. & Rashid, M. H. (2019, June 20). Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal,. http://861 Bedford Road

Parallelize Simulated Annealing Heuristics with GPUs
Tao, L. & Rashid, M. H. (2019, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). , pages 76-81.

Benchmark Requirements for Assessing Software Security Vulnerability Testing Tools
Tao, L., Parizi, R. M., Qian, K., Shahriar, H. & Wu, F. (2018, June 27).

A Knowledge-Based Approach to Reducing Complexity of Maintaining Semantic Constraints in Data Exchange and Integration
Tao, L. & Jiang, N. (2018, June 26).

Extending OWL with Custom Relations for Knowledge-Driven Intelligent Agents
Tao, L. (2018, June 1). , pages 10.

Extending OWL with Custom Relations for Knowledge-Driven Intelligent Agents
Tao, L. (2017, August 23). Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence. , pages 156-166.

Hands-On Learning for Computer Network Security with Mobile Devices
Qian, K., Shi, Y., Tao, L. & Qian, Y. (2017, August 23). , pages 6.

A Knowledge-Driven Web Tutoring System Framework for Adaptive and Assessment-Driven Open-Source Learning
Sette, M., Tao, L. & Jiang, N. (2017, August 3). Vol 2 , pages 712-717.

Cloud Computing and its Security Issues
Thakur, K., Tao, L., Wang, T. & Ali, M. L. (2017, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 4). Application and Theory of Computer Technology Journal. Vol 2 (Issue 1) , pages 10.

Towards Analyzing MongoDB NoSQL Security and Designing Injection Defense Solution
Hou, B., Shi, Y., Qian, K. & Tao, L. (2017, June). , pages 90-95.

Word Embeddings for Arabic Sentiment Analysis
Altowayan, A. & Tao, L. (2017, May 26). , pages 3820-3825.

Connectivity, Traffic Flow and Applied Statistics in Cyber Security
Thakur, K., Ali, M., Kopecky, S., Kamruzzaman, A. & Tao, L. (2016, December 5). , pages 295-300.

Static Mining and Dynamic Taint for Mobile Security Threats Analysis
Yang, T., Qian, K., Li, L., Lo, D. & Tao, L. (2016, November 18). , pages 234-240.

RESEARCH INTEREST


Internet Computing; Server/Service Scalability; Component Technologies & Software Architectures; Parallel Computing; Functional Simulation Technologies; Combinatorial Optimization

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


Association for Computing Machinery

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Computer Society[Senior Member]

COLLEGE SERVICE


  • [Committee Member]
    Desc: International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing, Techniques and Applications

PUBLIC SERVICE


  • International Conferences[Referee]
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