Iowa State University

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Vasant Honavar

Department of Computer Science

Vasant Honavar: Professional Activities
Professional Organizations

  • Senior Member, Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • Senior Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Member, American Association for Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)
  • Member, American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)
  • Member, International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)
  • Elected Member, New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS)
  • Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • Member, International Neural Networks Society (INNS)
  • Associate, Behavioural and Brain Sciences (BBS)
  • Elected Member, Sigma Xi
  • Member, Society for Neuroscience
  • Member, Cognitive Science Society
  • Member, ACM Special Interest Group In Artificial Intelligence (SIGART)
  • Member, Neural Networks Council (NNC)

Conferences, Symposia, and Workshops Organized

Tutorials and Invited Lectures at Conferences

Conferences, Symposia, and Workshop Program Committee Memberships

Referee

  • IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks
  • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
  • IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
  • IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation
  • IEEE Expert / IEEE Intelligent Systems
  • IEEE Computer
  • Proteins Structure, Function and Bioinformatics
  • Protein Engineering
  • Applied Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Neural Networks
  • Neural Computation
  • Information Sciences
  • Connection Science
  • Image and Vision Computing
  • Microcomputer Applications
  • Numerous National and International Conferences

Panels

  • Member of Biological Data Management and Analysis Study Section, National Institutes of Health, 2004-2007.
  • Member of the Bioinformatics Special Study Section, National Institutes of Health, 2001, 2002, 2003.
  • Member of Review Panel, Intelligent Information Systems, National Science Foundation, 2005.
  • Member of Review Panel, Intelligent Information Systems, National Science Foundation, 2004.
  • Member of Review Panel, Bioinformatics, National Science Foundation, 2003.
  • Member of Review Panel, Information and Intelligent Systems Program, National Science Foundation, 2002
  • Member of Review Panel, SBIR Program, National Science Foundation, 2000.
  • Member of Review Panel, U.S. Civilian Research Development Foundation, 2000.
  • Member of Review Panel, Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT) Program, National Science Foundation, 1999.
  • Member of Review Panel, CISE Research Instrumentation Grants, National Science Foundation, 1994.
  • Reviewer, National Science Foundation
  • Reviewer, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  • Reviewer, National Scientific and Engineering Research Council, Canada.

  • Department, College, and University Service
    • Director, Center for Computational Intelligence, Learning, and Discovery 2005-
    • Member, Strategic Planning Committee, Computer Science, 2005.
    • Member, Bioinformatics Undergraduate Curriculum Planning Committee, 2005-2006.
    • Chair, Bioinformatics Graduate Program, 2003-2005
    • Associate Chair, Bioinformatics Graduate program, 2001-2003
    • Director of Research, Computer Science, 2002-
    • Human Computer Interaction Streering Committee, 2003-
    • Co-Chair, Strategic Planning Committee, Computer Science, 2001
    • Member, Department Chair Search Committee, Computer Science, 2000-2002
    • Member, Faculty Search Committee, Computer Science, 2000-2001
    • Chair, Graduate Admissions Committee, 2000-2002
    • Chair of Faculty Search Committee, Computer Science, 1999-2000
    • Neuroscience Program Supervisory Committee, 1996-2000
    • Bioinformatics Steering Committee, 1998-;
    • Graduate Committee, Computer Science Dept. 1996-;
    • Graduate Admissions Committee, Computer Science Dept. 1990-1996, 2001-2003
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences Honors Program Committee, 1992-1994.