Kingsley C. Nwosu, Ph.D.

 Employment History (Summary)

.	01/2014 - Present: Saint Leo University, Virginia Peninsula, Newport News, Virginia.
.	Position: Assistant Professor, Computer Science.

.	01/2012 - 12/2013: Ocean County Community College, Toms River, New Jersey.
.	Position: Lecturer II / Adjunct Professor

.	09/2001 - 10/2011: Enenia Biometrics, Inc., Freehold, New Jersey.
.	Position: Chairman/CEO/CTO

.	06/1994 - 09/2001: Software Technology Center, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, New Jersey. 
.	Position: Member of Technical Staff (Research & Development) 

.	08/1995-12/2002: Rutgers University, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Newark, New Jersey. 
.	Position: Adjunct Professor, Computer Science

.	08/1995 - 12/2002: Montclair State University, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Upper Montclair, New Jersey.
.	Position: Visiting Specialist, Computer Science

.	07/1989 - 06/1994: IBM, Kingston, New York.
.	Position:  System Programmer/R&D Staff.




Publications Awards/Recognitions Education Books




Educational Background


Ph.D., Computer Science, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York.

M.S., Computer Science, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma.

B.S., Computer Science, The University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana.

School Certificate and GCE, Christ the King College (C.K.C.), Onitsha, Anambra State, Nigeria.


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Areas of Research Interests


Biometrics, Mobile Applications,

Multimedia Computing/Information Systems, Operating Systems,

Object-Oriented Programming, Object-Oriented Design,

Distributed Processing/Computing, Parallel Processing, Computer Networks,

Parallel Algorithm Design and Analysis, Information Storage/Retrieval,

Software Engineering, ATM Networks/Systems, Theoretical Computer Science.


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Professional Memberships


Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) [Computer Society]
		Technical Committee on Distributed Computing
		Technical Committee on Multimedia Computing
		Technical Committee on Data Engineering
		Technical Committee on Computer Communications

Member, Academy of Science and Engineering (ASE)
Member, The New York Academy of Science (NYAS)
Member, Cloud Computing Association (CCA)
Member, Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)
Member, The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)
Member, Agile Alliance.



BOOKS



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  1. Kingsley C. Nwosu, B. Thuraisingham, P. B. Berra (Eds.),
    Multimedia Database Systems : Design and Implementation Strategies,
    Kluwer Academic Publishers, March 1996 (ISBN:0-7923-9712-6).

  2. Kingsley C. Nwosu, B. Thuraisingham, P. B. Berra (Eds.),
    Multimedia Database Management Systems: Research Issues and Future Directions,
    Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 4, No. 2, March 1997, Kluwer Academic Publishers (ISBN:0-7923-9886-6).

    Contents

    1. B. Thuraisingham, K. Nwosu, P. B. Berra,
      Editorial.


    2. C. Djeraba, K. Hadouda, H. Briand,
      Management of Multimedia Scenarios in an Object-Oriented Database Systems


    3. P. Bohannon, D. Lieuwen, R. Rastogi, A. Silberschatz, S. Seshadri, S. Sudarshan,
      The Architecture of the Dali Main-Memory Storage Manager


    4. G. Sheikholeslami, A. Zhang,
      Supporting Content-Based Retrieval in Large Image Database Systems


    5. V. Hakkoymaz, G. Ozsoyovglu,
      A Constraint-Driven Approach to Automate the Organization and Playout of Presentations in Multimedia Databases


    6. K. Lee, Y. Kyu Lee, P. B. Berra,
      Management of Multi-structured Hypermedia Documents : A Data Model, Query Language, and Indexing Scheme


    7. D.A. Adjeroh, M.C. Lee and C.U. Orji,
      Techniques for Fast Partitioning of Compressed and Uncompressed Video


Publications: Conference and Journal Articles




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  1. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Okey A. Igbonagwam,
    None Invasive Biometric for Patient information Satisfying Patient's Security Concerns
    15th annual IEEE Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, Boston, MA, May 10 - 12, 2016

  2. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Okey A. Igbonagwam,
    BEPOC: A Biometrics-Enabled Point-of-Care Patients and Electronic Medical Records Management System for Medical Missions,
    Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Healthcare Innovations and Point-of-Care Technologies Conference(HICPT'14), Seattle, WA, Oct. 2014.

  3. Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Ubiquitous Consumer-Centric System to Combating Product Counterfeiting and Boosting Entrepreneurship in Developing Economies
    Journal for the Advancement of Developing Economies (JADE), Volume 3, Issue 1, August 2014, Pages 56-67.

  4. Okey Igbonagwam, Kingsley Nwosu
    Human Kidnapping for Ransom the Probability for Cyber Kidnapping,
    2014 Society for Business Research (SBR) Conference, Nashville, TN, Oct. 23-25, 2014.

  5. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Robert Seacord,
    Life Cycle Activity Areas for Component-Based Software Engineering Processes,
    Proc. of Technology of Object-Oriented Languages and Systems (TOOLS), pp. 537-541, August 1-5, 1999, Santa Barbara, CA. (Copyright: IEEE Computer Society Press).

  6. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Robert Seacord,
    Workshop on Component-Based Software Engineering Processes,
    Proc. of Technology of Object-Oriented Languages and Systems (TOOLS) , pp. 532-546, August 1-5, 1999, Santa Barbara, CA. (Copyright: IEEE Computer Society Press).

  7. Cyril Orji, Donald Adjeroh, Patrick Bobbie, Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Design and Configuration Rationales for Digital Video Storage and Delivery Systems
    Multimedia Tools And Applications Journal , Vol. 6, No. 1, January 1998, pp. 5-32.

  8. Donald Adjeroh, Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Multimedia Database Management - Requirements and Issues,
    IEEE Multimedia , Vol. 4, No. 3, July-Sept. 1997, pp. 24-33. (copyright: IEEE Computer Society Press)

  9. Donald Adjeroh, Cyril Orji, Kingsley C. Nwosu, Patrick Bobbie,
    Multimedia Database Management Systems
    Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science (Allen Kent, Editor)

  10. Donald Adjeroh, Cyril Orji, Kingsley C. Nwosu, Patrick Bobbie,
    Multimedia Database Management Systems,
    Encyclopedia of Micro-Computers, Volume 23, pp. 345-359. Eds.: Allen Kent, James Williams

  11. Kingsley C.Nwosu, B. Thuraisingham, P. Berra,
    Multimedia Database Systems : A New Frontier,
    IEEE Multimedia , Vol. 4, No. 3, July-Sept, 1997, pp. 21-23. (copyright: IEEE Computer Society Press)

  12. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Cyril Orji, Donald Adjeroh,
    Dynamic Reallocation of Multimedia Data Objects
    Proc. 1996 Pacific Workshop on Distributed Multimedia Systems, Hong Kong, June 27-28, 1996. (copyrigth: Institute of Electrical Engineers)

  13. Cyril Orji, Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Data Layout for Interactive Video-On-Demand Storage Systems
    Proc. Eight International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE,'96), June 10-12, 1996, Lake Tahoe, Nevad.

  14. Cyril Orji, Mario Sanchez, Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Time Mechanics as Applied to Event Ordering
    Proc. IEEE S outheast Conference, Tampa, Florida, pp. 661-664, April 11-14, 1996.

  15. Cyril Orji, Kingsley C. Nwosu, N. Rishe
    Multimedia Object Storage and Retrieval
    Proc International Symposium on Multimedia Systems, March 18-20, 1996, pp. 368-3 75, Yokohama, Japan.

  16. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Cyril Orji, Bobbie Patrick,
    Spatio-Temporal Effects of Multimedia Objects Storage and Delivery in Video-On-Demand Systems
    Multimedia Systems Journal., Vol. 5, Number 1, Jan. 1997, ACM/Springer-verlag, pp. 39-52. (copyright: ACM Press)

  17. Cyril Orji, Mario Sanchez, Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Veritable Time Representation for Clock Synchronization in Distributed Computing Systems
    Proc. of the ISCA Intern. Conf. on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS'95), Sept. 1995, pp. 85-88, Orlando, Florida.

  18. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Patrick Bobbie, Bhavani Thuraisingham,
    Data Allocation and Spatio-Temporal Implications for Video-On-Demand Systems
    Proc. 14th Annual IEEE International Phoenix Conf. on Computers and Communications, (IPCCC'95), Scottsdale, Arizona, March 28-31, 1995. (copyright: IEEE COmmunications Society)

  19. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Bhavani Thuraisingham,
    Extending an Object-Oriented Data Model for Representing Multimedia Database Applications: A position Paper
    Proceedings of OOPSLA Workshop on Precise Behavioral Specifications in Object-Oriented Information Modeling, Portland, Oregon, Oct. 24, 1994, pp. 77-83.

  20. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Bhavani Thuraisingham and P. B. Berra,
    ACM Multimedia'94 Conference Workshop on Multimedia Data Base Management Systems
    SIGMOD Record Vol. 24 No. 1, March 1995, pp. 70-72 (1995). (copyright: ACM Press)


  21. Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Partitioning Multimedia Objects for Optimal Allocation in Distributed Computing Systems
    Proc. 2nd African Conf. on Research in Computer Science, Burkina-Faso, Oct. 1994, pp. 827-842.

  22. Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    On Complex Object Distribution Technique for Distributed Computing Systems
    Proc. 6th International Conf. on Computing and Information (ICCI'94), Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, May 1994. (CD-ROM)

  23. Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    An Analytical Model of Packet-Switching Finite-Buffered Multistage Interconnection Networks
    Proc. 1994 Supercomputing Symposium (SS'94): Canada's 8th Annual High Performance Computing and Exhibition, Toronto, Canada, June 1994, pp. 215-225. (copyright: The Univ. of Toronto, Ontario)

  24. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Cheng-Sheng M. Chang,
    An Efficient Partitioning Strategy for Complex Objects in Distributed Computing Systems
    Proc. 10th International Conf. on Advanced Science and Technology (ICAST'94), Naperville, Illinois, March 1994, pp. 83-90.

  25. Kingsley C. Nwosu, Bhavani Thuraisingham,
    Applying OMT for Designing Multimedia Information Systems Applications
    Proc. IEEE Dual-Use Technologies and Applications Conf., Utica, NY., May 1994, pp. 31-37.

  26. Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    A Buffer Management Strategy for a Model of Digital Continuous Media Display
    Proc. 13th Annual IEEE International Phoenix Conf. on Computers and Communications (IPCCC'94), Phoenix, AZ., April 1994, pp. 440-447. (copyright: IEEE Communications Society)

  27. Kingsley C. Nwosu, C.Y.R. Chen, and P. Bruce Berra,
    A Global Data Management Strategy for Distributed Computing Systems
    Proc. 13th Annual IEEE International Phoenix Conf. on Computers and Communications (IPCCC'94), Phoenix, AZ., April 1994, pp. 31-39. (copyright: IEEE Communications Society)

  28. Kingsley C. Nwosu, C.Y.R. Chen, and P. Bruce Berra,
    Efficient Storage Techniques for Multimedia Objects in Distributed Multimedia Systems
    Proc. International Conf. on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS'93), Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, Dec. 1993, pp. 334-342. (copyright: National Taiwan Univ., Taipei.)

  29. Kingsley C. Nwosu, C.Y.R. Chen, and P. Bruce Berra,
    Multimedia Object Modeling and Storage Allocation Strategies
    Special Issue of the Journal of Intelligent Information Systems (JIIS), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, MA., Vol. 3, No. 3/4, August 1994, pp. 357-391. (copyright: Kluwer Academic Publishers). Condensed version in CASE Center Technical Report Series, Report No. 9312, Syracuse Univ., Syracuse, NY, June 1993.

  30. Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    A Design of Storage and Retrieval Schemes in a Multimedia Object Manager for Modeled Object and Efficient Multimedia Object Storage Strategies
    Proc. 2nd International Conf. on Information Systems and Management of Data (CISMOD'93), New Delhi, India, Oct. 1993, pp. 200-217.

  31. Kingsley C. Nwosu, C.Y.R. Chen, and P. Bruce Berra,
    Multimedia Object Modeling and Storage Allocation Strategies for Heterogeneous Parallel Storage Devices in Real Time Multimedia Computing Systems
    Proc. IEEE 17th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conf. (COMPSAC'93), Phoenix, AZ., November 1993, pp. 216-223. (copyright: IEEE Communications Society).

  32. Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Object Modeling and Efficient Allocation of Multimedia Objects for Storage Device Architecture in Real Time Multimedia Information Processing Systems
    Proc. International Symposium on Applied Computing, (ISAC): Research and Applications in Software Engineering, Databases, and Distributed Systems, Monterrey, Mexico, Oct. 1993, pp. 169-178.

  33. C.Y.R. Chen, S. Hsiao, D. Meliksetian, and Kingsley C. Nwosu,
    Performance Analysis of Finite-Buffered Multistage Interconnection Networks
    Proc. IEEE International Conf. on Communications (ICC'93), Geneva, Switzerland, pp. 53-57, May 1993. (copyright:IEEE Computer Society Press)

  34. Kingsley C. Nwosu, C. Y. R. Chen, P. Bruce Berra,
    Modeling and Storage Allocation Strategies for Homogeneous Parallel Access Storage Devices in Real-Time Multimedia Information Processing
    Proc. IEEE 5th International Conf. on Computing and Information (ICCI'93), Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, pp. 565-569, May 1993.







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Patents

  1. Biometric Delegation and Authentication of Financial Transactions (US7216803B2)

  2. Fingerprint-based Authentication Using Radio Frequency Identification (US20060170530A1)

  3. Biometric Web Payment System (US20070033150A1)

  4. Method and System for Loss Tolerant Biometric Banking Identification Authentication and Validation (60/675,514)

  5. Mobile Biometric Merchant Transaction Processing (US20060224504A1)

  6. Vehemb: A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Based Vehicle Emblem and Ticket Issuance System (NG/P/2008/435)

  7. A System and Method for Reliable Product Security and Verification (NG/P/2012/679)

Awards and Recognitions


IBM, Kingston, New York

Team Leadership Award, 1991.
Doctoral Resident Study Scholarship, 1992.
First Plateau Publication Award, 1993.
Second Plateau Publication Award, 1994.

Lucent Technologies, Inc., Whippany, New Jersey

PRC Access Achievement Award, June 1996.


Who's Who Publications Nominations

Marquis Who's Who in Eastern United States, 26th Edition, 1997/1998.
Marquis Who's Who in America, 52nd Edition.
Marquis Who's Who in the World, 15th Edition.
Dictionary Of International Biography, 26th Edition, March/April 1998.


IEEE/ACM Professional Activities

Program Chair - ACM MM'95 Workshop on Multimedia Database Management Systems Oct. 1994, San Francisco, California.

Program Chair - 1995 International Workshop on Multi-Media Data Base Management Systems (IW-MMDBMS'95), August 1995, Blue Mountain Lake, NY.

Program Committee Member - First Intern. Conf. on Visual Info. Systems (VISUAL'96), Melbourne, Australia, Feb., 1996.

Program Committee Member - 1996 International Conference on Technology of Object-Oriented Languages and Systems (TOOLS), August 1996, Santa Barbara, CA.

Program Chair - 1996 International Workshop on Multi-Media Data Base Management Systems (IW-MMDBMS'96), August 1996, Blue Mountain Lake, NY.

Program Committee Member - 1996 Pacific Workshop on Distributed Multimedia Systems.

Program Committee Member - First IEEE Metadata Conference, April 1996.

Program Committee Member, 1996 ACM Multimedia Conference.

Program Committee Member, 2nd Intern. Conf. on Visual Info. Systems, San Diego, CA, 15-17 Dec. 1997.

Program Committee Member - 1997 International Conference on Technology of Object-Oriented Languages and Systems (TOOLS), July 28 - August 1st, 1997, Santa Barbara, CA.

Guest Editor,
Special Issue of the IEEE Multimedia Journal, Vol 4, No.3, July-Sept. 1997.

Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 4, No. 2, March 1997.

Program Chair, 1997 IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Data Base Management Systems (IW-MMDBMS'97), August, 1998.

Program Committee Member, 1999 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, Florence, Italy, June 7-11, 1999.

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications (MTAP) - An International Journal; Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Program Chair, 5th IEEE International Workshop on Multimedai Data Base Management Systems (IW-MMDBMS'99), Blue Mountain Lake, New York.

Program Committee Member, European Workshop on Content-based Search Techniques and Applications, Toulouse, France, Oct., 1999.

Program Committee Member, 4th International Confer ence on Visual Information Systems, Lyon, France November 2-4, 2000.




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