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Cliff Joslyn


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  • Joslyn CA, A Pogel, and EA Hogan. 2017. "Interval-Valued Rank in Finite Ordered Sets." Order 34(3):491-512.  doi:10.1007/s11083-016-9411-2
  • Frazar SL, KD Jarman, CA Joslyn, SJ Kreyling, AM Sayre, MJ Schanfein, CL West, and ST Winters. 2017. Exploratory study on potential safeguards applications for shared ledger technologyPNNL-26229, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Frazar SL, ST Winters, SJ Kreyling, CA Joslyn, CL West, MJ Schanfein, and AM Sayre. 2017. "Exploring the Application of Shared Ledger Technology to Safeguards and other National Security Topics." In Institute for Nuclear Materials Management 58th Annual Meeting, July 16-20, 2017, Indian Wells, California.  Institute for Nuclear Materials Management, DEERFIELD, IL. 


  • Joslyn CA, and EAH Purvine. 2016. "Information Measures of Degree Distributions with an Application to Labeled Graphs." In Advances in the Mathematical Sciences: Research from the 2015 Association for Women in Mathematics Symposium, College Park, Maryland, April 11-12, 2015, vol. 6, ed. G Letzer, et al, pp. 379-400.  Springer International Publishing, College Park, Switzerland. 


  • Wong PC, DJ Haglin, DS Gillen, D Chavarría-Miranda, VG Castellana, CA Joslyn, AR Chappell, and S Zhang. 2015. "A Visual Analytics Paradigm Enabling Trillion-Edge Graph Exploration." In IEEE 5th Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV 2015), October 25-26, 2015, Chicago, Illinois, pp. 57-64.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/LDAV.2015.7348072


  • Joslyn CA, EA Hogan, and M Robinson. 2014. "Towards A Topological Framework for Integrating Semantic Information Sources." In Semantic Technology for Intelligence, Defense and Security (STIDS 2014), November 18-21, 2014, Fairfax, Virginia, vol. 1304, ed. KB Laskey, I Emmons and PCG Costa, pp. 93-96.  George Mason University, Fairfax, VA. 
  • Joslyn CA, WE Cowley, EA Hogan, and BK Olsen. 2014. "Discrete Mathematical Approaches to Graph-Based Traffic Analysis." In The 2nd ASE International Conference on Big Data Science & Computing, the 6th ASE International Conference on Social Computing and the 3rd ASE International Conference on Cyber Security, May 27-31, 2014, Stanford, California.  Academy of Science & Engineering, Greensboro, NC. 


  • Joslyn CA, and JR Weaver. 2013. "Focused Belief Measures for Uncertainty Quantification in High Performance Semantic Analysis." In Proceedings of the Eighth Conference on Semantic Technologies for Intelligence, Defense, and Security (STIDS 2013), November 12-15, 2013, Fairfax, Virginia, vol. 1097, ed. KB Laskey, I Emmons and PCG Costa, pp. 18-24.  George Mason University, Fairfax. 
  • Baker NA, JL Barr, GT Bonheyo, CA Joslyn, K Krishnaswami, M Oxley, RW Quadrel, LH Sego, MF Tardiff, and AS Wynne. 2013. "Research towards a systematic signature discovery process." In IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI 2013), June 4-7, 2013, Seattle, Washington, ed. K Glass, et al, pp. 301-308.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/ISI.2013.6578848
  • Brier S, and CA Joslyn. 2013. "Information in Biosemiotics: Introduction to the Special Issue." Biosemiotics 6(1):1-7.  doi:10.1007/s12304-012-9151-7
  • Brier S, and CA Joslyn. 2013. "What Does It Take to Produce Interpretation? Informational, Peircean, and Code-Semiotic Views on Biosemiotics." Biosemiotics 6(1):143-159.  doi:10.1007/s12304-012-9153-5
  • Gessler DD, CA Joslyn, and KM Verspoor. 2013. "A Posteriori Ontology Engineering for Data-Driven Science." Chapter 10 in Data Intensive Science. Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science Series, vol. 18, ed. T Critchlow and K Kleese van Dam, pp. 215-244.  CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. 
  • Hogan EA, PSY Hui, S Choudhury, M Halappanavar, KJ Oler, and CA Joslyn. 2013. "Towards a Multiscale Approach to Cybersecurity Modeling." In IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2013), November 12-14, 2013, Waltham, MA, pp. 80-85.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/THS.2013.6698980
  • Joslyn CA, EA Hogan, PR Paulson, ES Peterson, EG Stephan, and DG Thomas. 2013. "Order Theoretical Semantic Recommendation." In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Ordering and Reasoning (OrdRing 2013), October 22, 2013, Sydney, Australia, vol. 1059, ed. I Celino, et al, pp. 9-20.  Semantic Web Science Association, Karlsruhe, Germany. 
  • Joslyn CA, S Choudhury, DJ Haglin, B Howe, WK Nickless, and BK Olsen. 2013. "Massive Scale Cyber Traffic Analysis: A Driver for Graph Database Research." In FIrst International Workshop on Graph Data Management Experiences and Systems (GRADES 2013), held in conjunction with the ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conference, June 22-27, 2013, New York, p. Article No. 3.  ACM, New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2484425.2484428
  • Zapata F, V Kreinovich, CA Joslyn, and EA Hogan. 2013. "Orders on Intervals Over Partially Ordered Sets: Extending Allen's Algebra and Interval Graph Results." Soft Computing 17(8):1379-1391.  doi:10.1007/s00500-013-1010-1


  • Joslyn CA, and B Goertzel. 2012. "Cliff Joslyn on the Global Brain." hplus Magazine (January 21, 2012):,
  • Joslyn CA. 2012. "Cliff Joslyn on the Global Brain." hplus Magazine (January 21, 2012):,
  • Burk RK, AR Chappell, ML Gregory, CA Joslyn, and LR McGrath. 2012. "Pattern Discovery Using Semantic Network Analysis." In Third International Workshop on Cognitive Information Processing (CIP), May 28-30, 2012, Baiona, Spain.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/CIP.2012.6232917
  • Burk RK, MD Davis, M Morara, SW Rust, AR Chappell, ML Gregory, LR Mcgrath, and CA Joslyn. 2012. "Semantic Network Analysis for Evidence Evaluation: The Threat Anticipation Platform." In IEEE Network Science Workshop (NSW 2011), June 22-24, 2011, West Point, New York, pp. 162-166.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NSW.2011.6004641
  • Zhang GQ, L Luo, C Ogbuji, CA Joslyn, J Mejino, and SS Sahoo. 2012. "An Analysis of Multi-type Relational Interactions in FMA Using Graph Motifs with Disjointness Constraints." In American Medical Information Association Annual Symposium, November 3-7, 2012, Chicago, Illinois, pp. 1060-1069.  AMIA, Bethesda, MD. 


  • al-Saffar S, CA Joslyn, and AR Chappell. 2011. "Structure Discovery in Large Semantic Graphs Using Extant Ontological Scaling and Descriptive Statistics." In IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology (WI-IAT 2011), August 22-27, 2011, Lyon, France, pp. 211-218.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/WI-IAT.2011.241
  • Joslyn CA, RD Adolf, S al-Saffar, JT Feo, DJ Haglin, GE Mackey, and DW Mizell. 2011. "High Performance Descriptive Semantic Analysis of Semantic Graph Databases." In Proceedings of the 1st High Performance Computing for the Semantic Web (HPCSW 2011), collocated with the 8th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2011), May 29-30, 2011, Heraklion, Greece, vol. 736, ed. J Weaver, et al.  Sun SITE, Informatik V, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany. 
  • Joslyn CA, S al-Saffar, DJ Haglin, and L Holder. 2011. "Combinatorial Information Theoretical Measurement of the Semantic Significance of Semantic Graph Motifs." In Mining Data Semantics Workshop (MDS 2011) in conjunction with SIGKDD2011, August 21-24, 2011, San Diego, California.  Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY. 


  • Joslyn CA, and EA Hogan. 2010. "Order Metrics for Semantic Knowledge Systems." In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Systems, Part II, (HAIS 2010), June 23-25, 2010, San Sebastian, Spain. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6077, ed. E Corchado, MG Romay and AM Savio, pp. 399-409.  Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany.  doi:10.1007/978-3-642-13803-4_50
  • Joslyn CA, RD Adolf, S Al-Saffar, JT Feo, EL Goodman, DJ Haglin, GE Mackey, and DW Mizell. 2010. "High Performance Semantic Factoring of Giga-Scale Semantic Graph Databases." In Proceedings of the 9th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2010), Semantic Web Challenge, November 7-11, 2010, Shanghai, China.  Semantic Web Science Association, Karlsruhe, Germany. 


  • Joslyn CA, RL Baddeley, J Blake, C Bult, M Dolan, RM Riensche, KD Rodland, AP Sanfilippo, and AM White. 2009. "Automated Annotation-Based Bio-Ontology Alignment with Structural Validation." In International Conference on Biomedical Ontology (ICBO), July 24-26, 2009, Buffalo, New York, ed. B Smith.  University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY. 
  • Joslyn CA. 2009. "Hierarchy Analysis of Knowledge Networks." In First IJCAI International Workshop On Graph Structures For Knowledge Representation And Reasoning (GKR@IJCAI 2009), July 13, 2009, Pasadena, California, ed. M Croitoru, et al, pp. 21-26.  Laboratoire d'Informatique, de Robotique et de Microélectronique de Montpellier (LIRMM), Montpellier, France. 
  • Chappell AR, A Bladek, CA Joslyn, EJ Marshall, LR McGrath, PR Paulson, SE Stolberg, and AM White. 2009. "Supporting the Analytic Knowledge Manager: Formal Methods for Ontology Display and Management." In ONTOLOGY FOR THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY: OIC 2009 .  Center of Excellence in Command, Control, Communications, Computing and Intelligence (C4I), Fairfax, VA. 
  • Euzenat J, A Ferrara, L Hollink, A Isaac, CA Joslyn, V Malaise, C Meilicke, A Nikolov, J Pane, M Sabou, F Scharffe, P Shvaiko, V Spiliopoulos, H Stuckenschmidt, O Svab-Zamazal, V Svatek, C Trojahn, G Vouros, and S Wang. 2009. "Results of the Ontology Alignment Evaluation Initiative 2009." In Proceedings 4th International Workshop on Ontology Matching (OM-2009), October 25, 2009, Chantilly, Virginia, vol. 551, ed. P Shvaiko.  CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Aachen, Germany. 
  • Joslyn CA, PR Paulson, and AM White. 2009. "Measuring the Structural Preservation of Semantic Hierarchy Alignments." In The Fourth International Workshop on Ontology Matching (OM-2009), October 25, 2009, Chantilly, Virginia, vol. 551, ed. P Shvaiko, et al.  CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Aachen, Germany. 
  • Joslyn CA, and PR Paulson. 2009. Hierarchical Analysis of the Omega OntologyPNNL-19041, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Joslyn CA, EJ Burke, III, and TJ Critchlow. 2009. "View Discovery in OLAP Databases through Statistical Combinatorial Optimization." In Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5566, pp. 37-55.  Springer Verlag, New York. 
  • Stephan EG, JS Burke, CA Carlson, DS Gillen, CA Joslyn, BK Olsen, and TJ Critchlow. 2009. "GeoSpatial Data Analysis for DHS Programs." In 2009 IEEE Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST 2009, pp. 553-560.  I E E E, Piscataway, NJ. 


  • Joslyn CA, DS Gillen, JS Burke, TJ Critchlow, M Damante, and R Fernandes. 2008. "Hybrid Multidimensional Relational and Link Analytical Knowledge Discovery for Law Enforcement." In IEEE Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, pp. 161-166.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ. 

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