Jian Zhang

Associate Professor

Division of Computer Science,
Louisiana State University

358 Hatcher Hall

Tel: (225)-578-8353

Email: zhang at csc dot lsu dot edu


Selected Publications

  • Towards Better Base Classifiers for Ensemble Classification of Gene Expression Data,
    with W. Duncan
    in Proceedings of International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, 2013.

  • A Comparative Assessment of Malware Classification using Binary Texture Analysis and Dynamic Analysis,
    with L. Nataraj, V. Yegneswaran and P. Porras
    in Proceedings of the 4th ACM Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Security, 2011.

  • Deep Transfer Learning via Restricted Boltzmann Machine for Document Classification,
    in Proceedings of 10th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, 2011

  • Transferred Correlation Learning: An Incremental Scheme for Neural Network Ensembles,
    with J. Lei and G. Allen
    in Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 2010.

  • Gaussian Process Learning for Cyber-Attack Early Warning,
    with Phil Porras and Johannes Ullrich,
    in Statistical Analysis and Data Mining 3(1): 56-68, 2010.

  • Knowledge Transfer for Feature Generation in Document Classification,
    with S. Shakya
    in Proceedings of the 9th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, 2009.

  • Graph Distances in the Streaming Model: The Value of Space,
    with Joan Feigenbaum, Sampath Kannan, Andrew McGregor, and Siddharth Suri,
    in SIAM Journal of Computing 38: 1709-1727, 2008.

  • Highly Predictive Blacklisting,
    with Phil Porras and Johannes Ullrich
    in Proceedings of the 17th USENIX Security, 2008.
    Winner of the best paper award

  • Finding Highly Correlated Pairs Efficiently with Powerful Pruning,
    with Joan Feigenbaum,
    in Proceedings of ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), 2006, pp. 152-161.

  • Efficient Algorithms for Constructing (1+ε,β)-Spanners in the Distributed and Streaming Models,
    with Michael Elkin,
    in Distributed Computing 18(5):375-385, 2006

  • On Graph Problems in a Semi-Streaming Model,
    with Joan Feigenbaum, Sampath Kannan, Andrew McGregor, and Siddharth Suri,
    in Theoretical Computer Science 348(2):207-216, 2005