Categorized Research Publications




Edited Books/Proceedings



Context-Aware Data Management for Ambient Intelligence



Data Mining and Data Warehouse


Web-based Data/Knowledge Management

  • Polly M. S. Poon, Tharam S. Dillon, Elizabeth Chang, and Ling Feng. XML Profile for Distributed Real Time Systems. ISORC 2008: 570-576.


  • Henk Blanken, Ling Feng, Maurice van Keulen, and Henk Ernst Blok. Introduction. Chapter in the Book Multimedia Retrieval. Data-Centric Systems and Applications. Springer Verlag, Berlin, pp. 1-22. ISBN 978-3-540-72894-8, 2007.


  • Ling Feng, R. Brussee, Henk Blanken, and M. Veenstra. Languages for Metadata. Chapter in the Book Multimedia Retrieval. Data-Centric Systems and Applications. Springer Verlag, Berlin, pp. 1-22. ISBN 978-3-540-72894-8, 2007.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng. Visual Modeling of Behavioral Properties in the LVM for XML Using XSemantic Nets Assigned code, IDEAS06, Delhi,India, December 11-14, 2006.


  • Polly M.S. Poon, Tharam Dillon, Elizabeth Chang, and Ling Feng. XML Descriptor based approach for Real Time data messaging. Proc. of the 9th IEEE International Symposium on Object and component-oriented Real-time distributed Computing, Gyeongju, Korea, April 24-26, 2006.


  • Polly M. S. Poon, Tharam S. Dillon, Elizabeth Chang, Ling Feng. Representing real time semantics for distributed application integration. CEC/EEE, page 51, 2006.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng. Modeling Views in the Layered View Model for XML Using UML. International Journal of Web Information Systems, Troubador Publisher Ltd., 2(2), 2006, page 95-117.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Ling Feng, and Tharam Dillon. Modeling Dynamic Properties in the Layered View Model for XML Using XSemantic Nets. Proc. of the International Workshop on XML Research and Applications, January 16-18, Springer-Verlag (LNCS 3842), Harbin, China, January 2006, page 142-147.


  • Ling Feng, Qing Li, and Guoren Wang. Web-Age Information Management on its Way: Snapshot and Opportunities. International Journal of Web Engineering, 2006.


  • Ling Feng, Manfred A. Jeusfeld, and Jeroen Hoppenbrouwers. Beyond Information Searching and Browsing: Acquiring Knowledge from Digital Libraries, International Journal on Information Processing and Management, ISSN: 0306-4573, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2005, page 97-120.


  • Bin Wang, Ling Feng, and Yun Shen. Efficient XPath Evaluation. Proc. of the 9th East-European Conference on Advances in Databases and Information Systems (ADBIS), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3631, Springer, ISBN 3-540-28585-7, Tallinn, ESTONIA, September 2005, page 223-237.


  • Polly M.S. Poon, Tharam Dillon, Ling Feng, and Elizabeth Chang. Descriptor based QoS Representation in XML. Proc. of the 3rd International IEEE Conference on Industrial Informatics (INDIN¡¯05), ISBN: 0-7803-9095-4, Perth, Western Australia, August 2005, page 87-94.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Ling Feng, and Tharam Dillon. Semantic Modeling of e-Solutions Using a View Formalism with Conceptual and Logical Extensions. Proc. of the 3rd International IEEE Conference on Industrial Informatics (INDIN¡¯05), IEEE Computer Society, USA, ISBN: 0-7803-9095-4, Perth, Western Australia, August 2005, page 286-293.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng. A Three-Layered XML View Model: A Practical Approach. Proc. of the 24th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER¡¯05), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3716 Springer 2005, ISBN 3-540-29389-2, Klagenfurt, Austria, October 2005, page 79-95.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng. XML Views, Part III: An UML Based Design Methodology for XML Views. Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Miami, USA, May 25-28, 2005, ISBN 972-8865-19-8, page 19-28.


  • Tharam S. Dillon, Ling Feng, Mustafa Jarrar, Aldo Gangemi, Joost Breuker, Jos Lehmann, André Valente: SWWS 2005 PC Co-chairs' Message. OTM Workshops 2005, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3762 Springer 2005, ISBN 3-540-29739-1, page 808.


  • Rajagopal Rajugan, Elizabeth Chang, Ling Feng, Tharam S. Dillon: Modeling Views for Semantic Web. Proc. of the 1st IFIP WG 2.12 & 12.4 International Workshop on Web Semantics, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3762 Springer 2005, ISBN 3-540-29739-1, page 936-946.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, Ling Feng. Alternate Representations for Visual Constraint Specification in the Layered View Model. Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 19-21, 2005, pp 571-582.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, Ling Feng, and Carlo Wouters. Modeling Ontology Views. Proceedings of the First International IFIP WG 12.5 Working Conference on Industrial Applications of Semantic Web (IASW'05), Jyvaskyla, Finland, August 25-27, Springer IFIP Book series, 2005, page 227-246.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng. Engineering XML Solutions Using Views. Proc. of the 5th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, IEEE Computer Society 2005, ISBN 0-7695-2432-X, Shanghai, China, September 2005, page 116-123.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng. A Layered View Model for XML Repositories & XML Data Warehouses. Proc. of the 5th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, IEEE Computer Society 2005, ISBN 0-7695-2432-X, Shanghai, China, September 2005, page 206-215.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng. Modeling Abstract Views for Ontology Extraction. Proc. of the International Conference on Next Generation Web Services Practices, IEEE Computer Society Press, Seoul, Korea, August 2005.


  • Yun Shen, Ling Feng, Tao Shen, and Bin Wang. A Self-Adaptive Scope Allocation Scheme for Labeling Dynamic XML Documents. Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA¡¯04), ISBN: 3-540-22936-1, Zaragoza, Spain, August, 2004, page 811-821.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Ling Feng, and Tharam Dillon. XML View, Part II: Modeling Conceptual Views Using XSemantic Nets. Proc. of the 30th IEEE Annual Conference on Industrial Electronic Society (IECON¡¯04), ISBN: 0-7803-8731-7, Busan, Korea, November 2004, page WD7.1-9.


  • Ling Feng, Tharam Dillon, and E. Chang, Schemata Transformation of Object-Oriented Conceptual Models to XML, International Journal of Computer Systems, Science & Engineering, Vol.18, No.1, 2003, page 45-60.


  • E. Chang, E. Damiani, and Ling Feng (ed.). Trends in XML Technology for the Global Information Infrastructure. International Journal of Computer Systems, Science & Engineering, Vol.18, No.5, September 2003.


  • Ling Feng. Supporting Intelligent Querying Over Multimedia Digital Libraries (invited paper). Proc. of the 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Networking, USA, September 2003, page 1295-1298.


  • Rajugan Rajagopal, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam Dillon, and Ling Feng, XML View, Proc. of the 14th International Conference on Data and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA¡¯03), Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS 2736, Springer, Prague, Czech Republic, September 2003, page 148-159.


  • Marko Smiljanic, Ling Feng, and Willem Jonker. Web-Based Distributed XML Query Processing. Book chapter in ¡°Intelligence Search on XML¡± (editors: H. Blanken, Grabs, Schek, Schenkel and Weikum), Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS 2818, Springer, 2003, page 207-216.


  • Ling Feng, E. Chang, and Tharam Dillon. A Semantic Network Based Design Methodology for XML Documents, ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), Vol. 20, No. 4, 2002, page 390-421.


  • Ling Feng, M.A. Jeusfeld, and J. Hoppenbrouwers, A Strategic Level for Scientific Digital Libraries, Proc. of the 5th International Conference on Asian Digital Library conference, Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS 2555, Springer, December, 2002.


  • Ling Feng, M.A. Jeusfeld, and J. Hoppenbrouwers, Towards Knowledge-Based Digital Libraries, SIGMOD Record, Vol.30, No.1 March 2001, page 41-46.


  • Ling Feng, M.A. Jeusfeld, and J. Hoppenbrouwers, Beyond Passive Digital Objects: Providing Actionable Intelligence to Digital Libraries, INFOLAB Technical Report ITRS-008, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2001.


  • Renguo Xiao, Tharam Dillon, E. Chang, and Ling Feng, Modeling and Transformation of Object-Oriented Conceptual Models into XML Schema, Proc. of the 12th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA¡¯01), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Publisher, Germany, September, 2001, page 795-804.


  • Renguo Xiao, Tharam Dillon, E. Chang, and Ling Feng, Mapping Object Relationships into XML Schema, Proc. of OOPSLA¡¯01 Workshop on Objects, XML and Databases, USA, October 2001.


  • Ling Feng and Hongjun Lu, Towards a Web-Based Database Application Development System, Proc. of APWEB,, China, 2000.


  • Quan Xia, Ling Feng, and Hongjun Lu, Supporting Web-Based Database Application Development, Proc. of the 6th International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA¡¯99), Taiwan, April 1999.


  • Ling Feng, Hongjun Lu, and Allan Wong, Integrating Legacy Systems Towards Enterprise Computing, Proc. of 1999 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC¡¯99), Japan, October 1999.


  • Hongjun Lu and Ling Feng, Integrating Database and World Wide Web, International Journal of World Wide Web, Vol.1, No.2, 1998, 73-86.


  • Hongjun Lu, Ling Feng, and Baocun Zai, Fetching Data from Tertiary Storage Systems, Australian Computer Science Communications, Vol.20, No.2, February 1998, page 27-38.



Distributed Active Object-Oriented Databases

  • Ling Feng and Allan K.Y.Wong, ADO: An Active Distributed Object-Oriented Database Model, Americas Conference on Information Systems, California, USA, August 2000.

  • Ling Feng, Hongjun Lu and Ying Lu, An Event-Based Model for Workflow Management Systems, Proc. of International Workshop on CSCW in Design, Bangkok, Thailand, December 1997, 249-254.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, Query Processing in Object-Oriented Databases, Computer Research and Development, Vol.32, No.9, September 1995.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, Recent Advances in Information Management Techniques, Computer Science, Vol.22, No.1, January 1995.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, Semantic Integrity in Object-Oriented Databases, Micro Computer, Vol.15, No.1, January 1995.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, Trigger Mechanism in Object-Oriented Databases, Computer Engineering and Application, Vol.30, No.1, January 1995.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, Query Pre-Processing in Object-Oriented Databases, Proc. Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Information Management Systems, Washington D.C., USA, June 1994, 134-139.

  • Ling Feng and YuCai Feng. Schema Evolution and Version Management in Object-Oriented Databases. Computer Era, No. 3, 1994.

  • Yu Zheng, Ling Feng and YuCai Feng. Key Techniques in Object-Oriented Databases. Proc. of the 12th Chinese National Database Conference, WuHan, China, October 1994.

  • WenYue Yan, Ling Feng and YuanZen Wang. Study on the Active Object-Oriented Databases. Proc. of the 12th Chinese National Database Conference, WuHan, China, October 1994.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, Formal Model for Deductive Object-Oriented Databases, Computer Research and Development, Vol.30, No.7, July 1993.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, View Mechanism in Object-Oriented Databases, Computer Science, Vol.30, No.5, May 1993.

  • Ling Feng and YuCai Feng. Data Model Design for the Image Database Management System. Computer Software, No.10, 1993.

  • Ling Feng and YuCai Feng. User Interface Design and Implementation for the Relational Database Management System HDB. Computer Software, No. 5, 1993.

  • Ling Feng and YuCai Feng. Using Object-Oriented Method To Manage Heterogeneous Multidatabase Systems. Software World, No.3, 1993.

  • Ling Feng and YuCai Feng. A New Object-Oriented Database Schema: Client/Server Schema. Proc. of the 11th Chinese National Database Conference, XiAn, China, September 1993.

  • Ling Feng and YuCai Feng. Using a Hierarchical-Relational Model to Manage Complex Objects. Proc. of the 2nd Chinese National Multimedia Conference, HangZhou, China, October 1993.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, Rule Management in Object-Oriented Databases, Computer Science, Vol.20, No.1, January 1993.

  • Ling Feng and Yucai Feng, An Integral Answer to Object-Oriented Queries, Computer Science, Vol.20, No.1, January 1993.

  • Ling Feng and YuCai Feng, Design and Implementation of an Inference Object-Oriented Database Management System. Proc. of the 10th Chinese National Database Conference, ShenYang, China, September 1992.