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Roderick Riensche

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K7-28
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Sanfilippo AP, RM Riensche, JN Haack, and RS Butner. 2013. "Psychosocial and Cultural Modeling in Human Computation Systems: A Gamification Approach." In Handbook of Human Computation, ed. P Michelucci, pp. 803-815.  Springer, New York, NY. 
  • Wang J, BJM Webb-Robertson, MM Matzke, SM Varnum, JN Brown, RM Riensche, JN Adkins, JM Jacobs, JR Hoidal, MB Scholand, JG Pounds, MR Blackburn, KD Rodland, and JE McDermott. 2013. "A Semiautomated Framework for Integrating Expert Knowledge into Disease Marker Identification." Disease Markers 35(5):513-523.  doi:10.1155/2013/613529


  • Riensche RM, and AJ Cowell. 2012. "Commerce Models in Virtual Worlds and Environments." Chapter 40 in Handbook of Research on Practices and Outcomes in Virtual Worlds and Environments, ed. HH Yang and SC-Y Yuen, pp. 722-734.  Information Science Reference (an imprint of IGI Global), Hershey, PA. 
  • Riensche RM, and PD Whitney. 2012. "Combining Modeling and Gaming for Predictive Analytics." Security Informatics 1(August):Article No. 11.  doi:10.1186/2190-8532-1-11


  • Sanfilippo AP, RS Butner, AJ Cowell, AC Dalton, JN Haack, SJ Kreyling, RM Riensche, AM White, and PD Whitney. 2011. "Technosocial Predictive Analytics for Illicit Nuclear Trafficking." In SBP'11: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling and Prediction, March 29-31, 2011, College Park, MD. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6589, ed. J Salerno, SJ Yang, D Nau and SK Chai, pp. 374-381.  Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany.  doi:10.1007/978-3-642-19656-0_51
  • Taylor RC, AP Sanfilippo, JE McDermott, RL Baddeley, RM Riensche, RS Jensen, M Verhagen, and J Pustejovsky. 2011. "Enriching regulatory networks by bootstrap learning using optimised GO-based gene similarity and gene links mined from PubMed abstracts." International Journal of Computational Biology and Drug Design 4(1):56-82.  doi:10.1504/IJCBDD.2011.038657


  • McDermott JE, AP Sanfilippo, RC Taylor, RL Baddeley, RM Riensche, and RS Jensen. 2010. "An Integrated Approach to Predictive Genomic Analytics." In Proceedings of the First ACM International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, pp. 390-393.  Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/1854776.1854837
  • Sanfilippo AP, RM Riensche, SD Unwin, and JP Amaya. 2010. "Bridging the Gap between Human Judgment and Automated Reasoning in Predictive Analytics." In 10th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment & Management Conference - PSAM10, June 7-11, 2010, Seattle, WA.  International Association for Probabilistic Safety Assessment & Management, Mannheim, Germany. 
  • Taylor RC, AP Sanfilippo, JE McDermott, RL Baddeley, RM Riensche, RS Jensen, and M Verhagen. 2010. "Learning Biological Networks via Bootstrapping with Optimized GO-based Gene Similarity." In Proceedings of the First ACM International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, pp. 515-519.  Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/1854776.1854875


  • Pike WA, JR Bruce, RL Baddeley, DM Best, L Franklin, RA May, II, DM Rice, RM Riensche, and K Younkin. 2009. "The Scalable Reasoning System: Lightweight Visualization for Distributed Analytics." Information Visualization 8(1):71-84. 
  • Riensche RM, and RR Lewis. 2009. "Modeling and Rendering Physically-Based Wood Combustion." In Advances in Visual Computing: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5875, no. 2009, ed. G Bebis, et al, pp. 896-905.  Lecture Notes in Computer Science, N/A.  doi:10.1007/978-3-642-10331-5_83
  • Dowson ST, JR Bruce, DM Best, RM Riensche, L Franklin, and WA Pike. 2009. "Visual Analytics for Law Enforcement: Deploying a Service-Oriented Analytic Framework for Web-based Visualization ." In Proceedings of the SPIE: Visual Analytics for Homeland Defense and Security, vol. 7346, ed. WJ Tolone and W Ribarsky, p. Paper No. 734603.  Proceedings of SPIE Volume: 7346, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.820305
  • 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. 
  • Malone EL, AJ Cowell, and RM Riensche. 2009. "The Future Interaction of Science and Innovation Policy for Climate Change and National Security." In 2009 Atlanta Conference on Science and Innovation Policy, October 2-3, 2009, Atlanta, GA, pp. 1-7.  IEEE Computer Society, New York, NY.  doi:10.1109/ACSIP.2009.5367857
  • Riensche RM, PR Paulson, GR Danielson, SD Unwin, RS Butner, SM Miller, L Franklin, and N Zuljevic. 2009. "Serious Gaming for Predictive Analytics." In AAAI Spring Symposium on Technosocial Predictive Analytics.  Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Menlo Park, CA. 
  • Riensche RM, LM Martucci, J Scholtz, and MA Whiting. 2009. "Application and Evaluation of Analytic Gaming." In 2009 International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, August 29-31, 2009, Vancouver, Canada, vol. 4, pp. 1169-1173.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.  doi:10.1109/CSE.2009.250
  • Sanfilippo AP, AJ Cowell, EL Malone, RM Riensche, JJ Thomas, SD Unwin, PD Whitney, and PC Wong. 2009. "Technosocial Predictive Analytics in Support of Naturalistic Decision Making." In NDM9: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Naturalistic Decision Making, June 23-26, 2009, London, United Kingdom, ed. BLW Wong.  British Computer Society, Swindon, United Kingdom. 
  • Sanfilippo AP, RL Baddeley, N Beagley, RM Riensche, and B Gopalan. 2009. "Enhancing Automatic Biological Pathway Generation with GO-based Gene Similarity." In International Joint Conference on Bioinformatics, Systems Biology and Intelligent Computing (IJCBS), August 3-5, 2009, Shanghi, China, pp. 448-453.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.  doi:10.1109/IJCBS.2009.96
  • Sanfilippo AP, RL Baddeley, N Beagley, JE McDermott, RM Riensche, RC Taylor, and B Gopalan. 2009. "Using the Gene Ontology to Enrich Biological Pathways." International Journal of Computational Biology and Drug Design 2(3):221-235.  doi:10.1504/IJCBDD.2009.030114


  • Pike WA, JR Bruce, RL Baddeley, DM Best, L Franklin, RA May, II, DM Rice, RM Riensche, and K Younkin. 2008. "The Scalable Reasoning System: Lightweight Visualization for Distributed Analytics." In IEEE Symposium on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), pp. 131-138.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ. 
  • Baddeley RL, K Younkin, RM Riensche, DM Best, WA Pike, and RA May, II. 2008. "From Desktop to Field: Deploying Visual Incident Analysis for Law Enforcement." In IEEE Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, pp. 209-214.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/THS.2008.4534451
  • Sanfilippo AP, L Franklin, SC Tratz, GR Danielson, ND Mileson, RM Riensche, and L McGrath. 2008. "Automating Frame Analysis." Chapter 26 in Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling, and Prediction, ed. H. Liu, J.J. Salerno, M.J. Young, pp. 239-248.  Springer, New York, NY. 


  • Pike WA, RA May, II, B Baddeley, RM Riensche, J Bruce, and K Younkin. 2007. "Scalable Visual Reasoning: Supporting Collaboration through Distributed Analysis." In 2007 International Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems, pp. 24-32.  IEEE Press, New York, NY. 
  • Riensche RM, B Baddeley, AP Sanfilippo, C Posse, and B Gopalan. 2007. "XOA: Web-Enabled Cross-Ontological Analytics." In 2007 IEEE Congress on Services, 9-13 July 2007, Salt Lake City, UT , pp. 99-105.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/SERVICES.2007.73
  • Sanfilippo AP, C Posse, B Gopalan, RM Riensche, N Beagley, BL Baddeley, SC Tratz, and ML Gregory. 2007. "Combining Hierarchical and Associative Gene Ontology Relations with Textual Evidence in Estimating Gene and Gene Product Similarity." IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience 6(1):51-59.  doi:10.1109/TNB.2007.891886


  • Gopalan B, C Posse, AP Sanfilippo, M Stenzel-Poore, SL Stevens, J Castano, N Beagley, RM Riensche, B Baddeley, RP Simon, and J Pustejovsky. 2006. Aligning ontologies and integrating textual evidence for pathway analysis of microarray dataPNNL-16211, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Posse C, AP Sanfilippo, B Gopalan, RM Riensche, N Beagley, and BL Baddeley. 2006. "Cross-Ontological Analytics: Combining Associative and Hierarchical Relations in the Gene Ontologies to Assess Gene Product Similarity." In Computational Science - ICCS 2006: 6th International Conference, Reading, UK, May 28-31, 2006. Proceedings, Part II : 2006 International Workshop on Bioinformatics Research and Applications, IWBRA'06, vol. 3992, ed. VN Alexandrov, GD van Albada, PMA. Sloot, J Dongarra, pp. 871-878.  Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, Germany.  doi:10.1007/11758525_116


  • Sanfilippo AP, RA May, II, GR Danielson, BL Baddeley, RM Riensche, S Collins, SE Thornton, K Washington, M Schrager, J Van Randwyk, B Borchers, and D Gatchell. 2005. "InfoStar: An Adaptive Visual Analytics Platform for Mobile Devices ." In MCMP '05 First International Workshop on Managing Context Information in Mobile and Pervasive Environments held in Ayia Napa, Cyprus, May 9, 2005, ed. W. Mansoor.  RWTH-AACHEN, Aachen, Germany. 

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