Paul B. Kantor
Benjamin Schettler Kantor, b.
Liam Jacob Kantor, b.
; June 2010
Madeline Murphy Kantor
|"The problem with quotations on the Internet is that you cannot confirm their validity"
"Big Brother wants only to improve your user experiences"
the ghost of George Orwell
|"The wealth of your practical experience
with sane and interesting problems
will give to mathematics
a new direction and a new impetus" |
Kronecker, to Helmholtz
Kurt Westgaard, Danish Cartoonist, 2009
.. you can speak freely, you can vote, you can speak out any
time, there's only one thing you can't do -- you can't be free of being
mocked or being offended. that's the condition in Denmark"
In the age of the Internet, anyone can spread a lie around the world, a privilege which, in earlier times, was reserved to the Media. Author unrevealed
Natan Sharansky Do not "compromise for the sake of stability with those who will come to power -- and who, inevitably, if they have the opportunity to lead as dictators, will try to lead as dictators"
George Orwell> ("Politics and the English Language," 1946 )
"A scrupulous writer, in every sentence that he writes, will ask himself at least four questions, thus: 1. What am I trying to say? 2. What words will express it? 3. What image or idiom will make it clearer? 4. Is this image fresh enough to have an effect? And he will probably ask himself two more: 1. Could I put it more shortly? 2. Have I said anything that is avoidably ugly?:"
In the syle of Ranganathan:
There is no paper so bad that it cannot be published.
OR "Every paper has its journal"
But: There are some papers so good that they cannot be published anywhere.
Rutgers University School of Communication and
The SECOND HAT
The SNSRTREE Sensor Fusion Software
BOXER Bayesian Online Polytomous Classifier
Adaptive Methods for Scalable Dissemination and Retrieval of Scientific Information
Building, Room 310
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1071
tel. (848) 932-8811 / /FAX 732 932-1504
LAIR Laboratories Research Coordinator: Cecilia Gal: (848) 932-8767
A.B. Columbia University.
Physics and Mathematics
Ph.D. Princeton University.
Erdos Number 3
Academic Ancestors: Sam B. Treiman, Enrico Fermi
My LIS Graduate Students (Thanks to the MPACT project)
The Area Coordinator,
LIS Area of the SC&I Ph.D. Program
is currently Prof. Ross Todd . Some other useful information is here
Publications known to DBLP
Links to Most of My Publications , and CV
Google Scholar Profile
Faculty Survey (Requires PWD))
SELECTED RELEVANT PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY
Security Informatics and Terrorism-Patrolling the Web
Workshop on Interdisciplinary Studies in Information Privacy and
Workshop Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies in Information Privacy and
The Internet and the Information Environment: A Quantitative Approach.
This course meets part of the Rutgers Math CORE requirement.
Experiment and Evaluation of
MLIS 551 Information Retrieval
Introduction to Communication, LIS and Media Processes
ITI-410 Electronic Commerce
Director of Research: CCICADA DHS Center
Chair: Center for
Interdicisplinary Studies in Information Privacy and Security
If I am not in the office, try the lab, Room 302.
Information Science Research at LIS, SC&I
covers many areas. Interested students are invited to apply.
SELECTED RESEARCH PROJECTS
Implantable Cardiac Devices
Optimal Allocation of Nuclear Detectors:
Deceptive Detection Strategies
MMS: Retrospective/Prospective Event Detection
AntWorld: Networked Information Finding
Semantic Dimensionality: Data Fusion for IR
Dynamic Brain Image Archives
High Quality Interactive Question Answering.
the first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool." Richard Feynman
From lecture "What is and What Should be the Role of Scientific Culture in Modern Society", given at the Galileo Symposium in Italy, 1964.
view of my work, with thanks to George Price
Fellow, American Association for the
Advancement of Science
Member, Rutgers Center for
Member, Center for Discrete
Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science
The Homeand Security
Center for Dynamic Data Analysis
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