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Privacy-Aware Knowledge Discovery

Novel Applications and New Techniques, 1st Edition

Edited by Francesco Bonchi, Elena Ferrari

CRC Press

542 pages

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Covering research at the frontier of this field, Privacy-Aware Knowledge Discovery: Novel Applications and New Techniques presents state-of-the-art privacy-preserving data mining techniques for application domains, such as medicine and social networks, that face the increasing heterogeneity and complexity of new forms of data. Renowned authorities

Table of Contents

General Techniques. Traces and Streams. Spatio-Temporal and Mobility Data. Time Series. Biomedical Data. Web Usage Data. Social Networks. References.

About the Editors

Francesco Bonchi is a senior research scientist at Yahoo! Research in Barcelona, Spain, where he is part of the Barcelona Social Mining Group. He is program co-chair of the upcoming European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML PKDD 2010). Dr. Bonchi has also served as program co-chair of the first and second ACM SIGKDD International Workshop on Privacy, Security, and Trust in KDD (PinKDD 2007 and 2008), the first IEEE International Workshop on Privacy Aspects of Data Mining (PADM 2006), and the fourth International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery in Inductive Databases (KDID 2005). He earned his Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Pisa.

Elena Ferrari is a professor of computer science at the University of Insubria in Italy, where she heads the Database & Web Security Group. In 2009, Dr. Ferrari received the IEEE Computer Society's prestigious Technical Achievement Award for "outstanding and innovative contributions to secure data management." She has served as program co-chair of the third IFIP WG 11.11 International Conference on Trust Management (IFIPTM2009), PinKDD 2007 and 2008, the fourth ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT 2004), and the first Workshop on Web Security and Semantic Web at COMPSAC 2002. She earned her Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Milano.Check out Dr. Ferrari's interview with the IEEE Computer Society.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Programming / Games
COMPUTERS / Database Management / General
COMPUTERS / Database Management / Data Mining
COMPUTERS / Security / General