Ph.D.Information Science, University of Maryland, 1994.
M.S. Information Science, Institute of Scientific & Technical Information of China, 1986.
B.S. Chem. Engr., East China University of Science & Technology, Shanghai, 1982.
BIO SKETCH: (Full Vita)
Dr. Wang joined the university in 1995. She teaches courses in Organization of Information, Database Management, Research Methods, Information Retrieval, and Information Seeking. Her research areas include Information Seeking Behaviors, Knowledge Structures, Research Methodologies and Methods, Data Mining, and Citation Analysis. She is the PI of a two-year IMLS grant (2005-2007) entitled "Modeling Web Searching Behaviors and Designing New Effective Interactions for Digital Libraries." Her honors include the 1994 ASIST Doctoral Forum Award, the 1999 Best JASIST Paper Award, the 2005 OCLC/ALISE Research Grant Award, and the 2005 ASIST Outstanding Information Science Teaching Award. She is listed in Whoâs Who in America,61st, 62nd editions.
AWARDS & HONORS:
2005 ASIST Outstanding Information Science Teaching Award
2005 OCLC/ALISE Research Grant
1999 John Wiley and Sons Best JASIS Paper Award
1994 ASIS Doctoral Dissertation Award
1994 Speaker, CLIS May Commencement
Journal of InfoLib & Archives (ISSN 2412-1800), 2014 -
Journal of Library and Information Studies (ISSN 1606-7509), 2012-
Library & Information Science Research (2003-2008).
Information Processing & Management
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology
Journal of the Association for Library and Information Science Education
Journal of Information Science
Library and Information Science Research
Program Committee and Reviewer:
The ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction & Retrieval (CHIIR)
International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval (KDIR)
International Conference on Conceptions of Library and Information Science (CoLIS)
International Conference on Information Seeking in Context (ISIC)
Symposium on Information Interaction in ConteXt (IIiX)
American Society for Information Science & Technology Annual Meetings.
American Society for Information Science and Technology, since 1989.
Association for Library and Information Science Education, since 1993.
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) SIG on Information Retrieval, since 1995.
ACM SIG on Human Computer Interaction, since 1998.
Dissertations from 2017
Linearly Preconditioned Nonlinear Solvers for Phase Field Equations Involving p-Laplacian Terms, Wenqiang Feng
Assessing the Economic Tradeoffs Between Prevention and Suppression of Forest Fires, Elizabeth Trulia Heines
Efficient Methods for Multidimensional Global Polynomial Approximation with Applications to Random PDEs, Peter A. Jantsch
Localization of Large Scale Structures, Ryan James Jensen
Surface Energy in Bond-Counting Models on Bravais and Non-Bravais Lattices, Tim Ryan Krumwiede
Data Analysis Methods using Persistence Diagrams, Andrew Marchese
Generalizations and Variations of the Zero-Divisor Graph, Grace Elizabeth McClurkin
Statistical Computational Topology and Geometry for Understanding Data, Joshua Lee Mike
Modeling the evolution of visual sexual signaling, receptivity, and sexual signal reliability among female primates, Kelly Anne Rooker
Numerical Methods for Non-divergence Form Second Order Linear Elliptic Partial Differential Equations and Discontinuous Ritz Methods for Problems from the Calculus of Variations, Stefan Raymond Schnake
Generalizations of Coarse Properties in Large Scale Spaces, Kevin Michael Sinclair
Dependence structures in Lévy-type Markov processes, Eddie Brendan Tu
Various Topics on Graphical Structures Placed on Commutative Rings, Darrin Weber
Construction and Classification Results for Commuting Squares of Finite Dimensional *-Algebras, Chase Thomas Worley
Approximation of Invariant Subspaces, Faruk Yilmaz
Dissertations from 2016
Non-Compact Solutions to Inverse Mean Curvature Flow in Hyperbolic Space, Brian Daniel Allen
Kinetic Monte Carlo Models for Crystal Defects, Kyle Louis Golenbiewski
Duality of Scales, Michael Christopher Holloway
Advanced sequential Monte Carlo methods and their applications to sparse sensor network for detection and estimation, Kai Kang
Modeling Feral Hogs in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Benjamin Anthony Levy
Extension Theorems on Matrix Weighted Sobolev Spaces, Christopher Ryan Loga
The Conway Polynomial and Amphicheiral Knots, Vajira Asanka Manathunga
Variable selection via penalized regression and the genetic algorithm using information complexity, with applications for high-dimensional -omics data, Tyler J. Massaro
ANTHRAX MODELS INVOLVING IMMUNOLOGY, EPIDEMIOLOGY AND CONTROLS, Buddhi Raj Pantha
Mathematical Approaches to Sustainability Assessment and Protocol Development for the Bioenergy Sustainability Target Assessment Resource (Bio-STAR), Nathan Louis Pollesch
Hankel Operators on the Drury-Arveson Space, James Allen Sunkes III
Numerical Solutions of Stochastic Differential Equations, Liguo Wang
Dissertations from 2011
Adaptive Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Methods for a Diffuse Interface Model of Biological Growth, Andreas C Aristotelous
Bounded Geometry and Property A for Nonmetrizable Coarse Spaces, Jared R Bunn
Dynamics of Mushy Layers on a Finite Domain, Nicholas Ray Gewecke
On the homology of automorphism groups of free groups., Jonathan Nathan Gray
Moderate deviation of intersection of ranges of random walks in the stable case, Justin Anthony Grieves
Lagrangian Representations of (p, p, p)-triangle Groups, Paul Wayne Lewis Jr.
A TIME-AND-SPACE PARALLELIZED ALGORITHM FOR THE CABLE EQUATION, Chuan Li
Counting Reducible Composites of Polynomials, Jacob Andrew Ogle
Circle Packings on Affine Tori, Christopher Thomas Sass
Explicit Lp-norm estimates of infinitely divisible random vectors in Hilbert spaces with applications, Matthew D Turner
Discrete Geometric Homotopy Theory and Critical Values of Metric Spaces, Leonard Duane Wilkins
Optimal Theory Applied in Integrodifference Equation Models and in a Cholera Differential Equation Model, Peng Zhong
Dissertations from 2010
Optimal Control of Species Augmentation Conservation Strategies, Erin Nicole Bodine
Carleson-type inequalitites in harmonically weighted Dirichlet spaces, Gerardo Roman Chacon Perez
A Method to Accomplish the Optimal Control of Continuous Dynamical Systems with Impulse Controls via Discrete Optimal Control and Utilizing Optimal Control Theory to Explore the Emergence of Synchrony., Rachel Natalie Graves
On the Irreducibility of the Cauchy-Mirimanoff Polynomials, Brian C. Irick
Schubert Numbers, Masato Kobayashi
On Conjectures Concerning Nonassociate Factorizations, Jason A Laska
Combinatorial Unification of Binomial-Like Arrays, James Stephen Lindsay
Elasticity of Krull Domains with Infinite Divisor Class Group, Benjamin Ryan Lynch
Computational Circle Packing: Geometry and Discrete Analytic Function Theory, Gerald Lee Orick
Fractions of Numerical Semigroups, Harold Justin Smith
Differential Equation Models and Numerical Methods for Reverse Engineering Genetic Regulatory Networks, Mi Un Yoon