Seyed Mohammad Mehdi (Saied) Tahaghoghi
سید محمد مهدی (سعید) تحققی مهریزی
B.E. (hons) Electronics Eng., M.Sc. Comp. Eng., Ph.D. Comp. Sci.
 
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Publications

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Books

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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi and Hugh E. Williams.
Learning MySQL.
O'Reilly Media, first edition, November 2006.
618 pages. 
URL: http://tahaghoghi.com/learningmysql.

Chapters in Books

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M. V. Ramakrishna, S. Nepal, S. Sumanasekara, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Design of a CBIR System Supporting High Level Concepts, chapter 15, pages 259-268.
IRM Press, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA, 2002.

Refereed Journals

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Mirna Adriani, Jelita Asian, Bobby Nazief, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Hugh E. Williams.
Stemming Indonesian: A confix-stripping approach.
ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing, 6(4):1-33, December 2007.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1316457.1316459.
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T. Volkmer, J.A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Modelling human judgement of digital imagery for multimedia retrieval.
IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Special issue on Semantic Image and Video Indexing in Broad Domains, 9(5):967-974, August 2007.
 
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TMM.2007.900153.
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Milad Shokouhi, Justin Zobel, Seyed M.M. Tahaghoghi, and Falk Scholer.
Using query logs to establish vocabularies in distributed information retrieval.
Information Processing and Management, 43(1):169-180, 2007.
 
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ipm.2006.04.003.
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Steven Burrows, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Justin Zobel.
Efficient plagiarism detection for large code repositories.
Software: Practice and Experience, 37(2):151-175, February 2007.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/spe.750.

Refereed Conferences

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Gabriella Kazai, Emine Yilmaz, Nick Craswell, and S.M.M Tahaghoghi.
User intent and assessor disagreement in web search evaluation.
In Proceedings of the 22nd ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, pages 699-708. ACM Press, New York, USA, 2013.
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Gabriella Kazai, Nick Craswell, Emine Yilmaz, and S.M.M Tahaghoghi.
An analysis of systematic judging errors in information retrieval.
In Proceedings of the 21st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, pages 105-114. ACM Press, New York, USA, 2012.
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Emine Yilmaz, Nick Craswell, S.M.M Tahaghoghi, and Gabriella Kazai.
On judgments obtained from a commercial search engine.
In Proceedings of the 35rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development on Information Retrieval, pages 1115-1116. ACM Press, New York, USA, 2012.
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Peter Bailey, Nick Craswell, Ryen W. White, Liwei Chen, Ashwin Satyanarayana, and S. M.M. Tahaghoghi.
Evaluating search systems using result page context.
In IIiX'10: Proceeding of the Third Symposium on Information Interaction in Context, pages 105-114, New York, NY, USA, 2010. ACM.
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Peter Bailey, Nick Craswell, Ryen W. White, Liwei Chen, Ashwin Satyanarayana, and S.M.M. Tahaghoghi.
Evaluating whole-page relevance.
In Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development on Information Retrieval, pages 767-768, New York, NY, USA, 2010. ACM.
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Vic Ciesielski, Nelson Wu, and Seyed Tahaghoghi.
Evolving similarity functions for code plagiarism detection.
In GECCO'08: Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation, pages 1453-1460, New York, NY, USA, 12-16 July 2008. ACM Press, New York, USA.
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D.N.F. Awang Iskandar, James A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
A visual ontology query interface for content-based image retrieval.
In Proceedings of the 21st International Symposium on Human Factors in Telecommunication (HFT), pages 335-342, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17-20 March 2008.
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D.N.F. Awang Iskandar, James A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Content-based image retrieval using image regions as query examples.
In Alan Fekete and Xuemin Lin, editors, Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Database Conference (ADC), volume 75 of Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology (CRPIT), pages 39-47, Wollongong, Australia, January 2008. Australian Computer Society.
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Steven Burrows, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Andrew Turpin.
Source code authorship attribution.
In Amanda Spink, Andrew Turpin, and Mingfang Wu, editors, Proceedings of the Twelfth Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS), pages 32-39, Melbourne, Australia, December 2007.
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D.N.F. Awang Iskandar, James A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Querying image ontology.
In Amanda Spink, Andrew Turpin, and Mingfang Wu, editors, Proceedings of the Twelfth Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS), pages 84-87, Melbourne, Australia, December 2007.
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Abdusalam F. Ahmad Nwesri, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Falk Scholer.
Answering English queries in automatically transcribed Arabic speech.
In Proceedings of the 6th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Science (ICIS2007), pages 11-16, Melbourne, Australia, 11-13 July 2007. IEEE.
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Jun Jie Foo, Justin Zobel, Ranjan Sinha, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Detection of near-duplicate images for web search.
In Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval, pages 557-564, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 9-11 July 2007.
 
DOI: http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1282280.1282360.
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Abdusalam F. Ahmad Nwesri, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Falk Scholer.
Finding variants of out-of-vocabulary words in Arabic.
In Proceedings of the 2007 Workshop on Computational Approaches to Semitic Languages: Common Issues and Resources, pages 49-56, Prague, Czech Republic, 28-29 June 2007. Association for Computational Linguistics.
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Abdusalam F. Ahmad Nwesri, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Falk Scholer.
Arabic text processing for indexing and retrieval.
In Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Arabic Language Processing (CITALA07), pages 29-49, Rabat, Morocco, 18-19 June 2007.
In Arabic.
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T. Volkmer, J. A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Exploring human judgement of digital imagery.
In Gill Dobbie, editor, Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Conference, volume 62 of Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology (CRPIT), pages 151-160, Ballarat, Australia, 29 January - 2 February 2007. Australian Computer Society.
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D.N.F. Awang Iskandar, Jovan Pehcevski, James A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Social media retrieval using image features and structured text.
In Norbert Fuhr, Mounia Lalmas, and Andrew Trotman, editors, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 4518 - A Comparative Evaluation of XML Information Retrieval Systems: Proceedings of the Fifth International Workshop of the INitiative for the Evaluation of XML Retrieval, INEX 2006, (Revised Selected Papers), (Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, December 17-20 2006), pages 358-372. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, 2007.
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Milad Shokouhi, Justin Zobel, Falk Scholer, and Seyed M.M. Tahaghoghi.
Capturing collection size for distributed non-cooperative retrieval.
In Proceedings of the 29th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development on Information Retrieval, pages 316-323, Seattle, WA, 6-11 August 2006.
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D.N.F. Awang Iskandar, Jovan Pehcevski, James A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Combining image and structured text retrieval.
In Norbert Fuhr, Mounia Lalmas, Saadia Malik, and Gabriella Kazai, editors, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 3977 - Advances in XML Information Retrieval: Fourth International Workshop of the INitiative for the Evaluation of XML Retrieval, INEX 2005 (Revised Selected Papers), (Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, November 28-30 2005), pages 525-539. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, June 2006.
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Abdusalam F. Ahmad Nwesri, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Falk Scholer.
Capturing out-of-vocabulary words in Arabic text.
In Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2006), pages 258-266, Sydney, Australia, 22-23 July 2006. Association for Computational Linguistics.
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J. Pehcevski, J. A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
RMIT University at INEX 2005: Ad hoc track.
In Norbert Fuhr, Mounia Lalmas, Saadia Malik, and Gabriella Kazai, editors, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 3977 - Advances in XML Information Retrieval: Fourth International Workshop of the INitiative for the Evaluation of XML Retrieval, INEX 2005 (Revised Selected Papers), (Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, November 28-30 2005), pages 306-320. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, June 2006.
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Christian Arwin and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Plagiarism detection across programming languages.
In Vladimir Estivill-Castro and Gill Dobbie, editors, Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Conference, volume 48 of Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology (CRPIT), pages 277-286, Hobart, Australia, 16-19 January 2006. Australian Computer Society.
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Abdusalam F. Ahmad Nwesri, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Falk Scholer.
Stemming Arabic conjunctions and prepositions.
In Mariano Consens and Gonzalo Navarro, editors, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 3772 - Proceedings of the International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE), pages 206-217, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2-4 November 2005. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany.
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J. Pehcevski, J. A. Thom, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and A-M. Vercoustre.
Hybrid XML retrieval revisited.
In Norbert Fuhr, Mounia Lalmas, Saadia Malik, and Zoltán Szlávik, editors, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 3493 - Advances in XML Information Retrieval: Third International Workshop of the INitiative for the Evaluation of XML Retrieval, INEX 2004 (Revised Selected Papers), pages 153-167. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, May 2005.
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Jelita Asian, Falk Scholer, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Justin Zobel.
Automatic identification of English and Indonesian parallel documents.
In Judy Kay, Andrew Turpin, and Ross Wilkinson, editors, Proceedings of the Tenth Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS), page 89, Sydney, Australia, 12 December 2005. School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, James A. Thom, Hugh E. Williams, and Timo Volkmer.
Video cut detection using frame windows.
In Vladimir Estivill-Castro, editor, Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Conference, volume 38 of Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology (CRPIT), pages 193-200, Newcastle, Australia, 31 January-3 February 2005. Australian Computer Society.
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Jelita Asian, Hugh E. Williams, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Stemming Indonesian.
In Vladimir Estivill-Castro, editor, Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Conference, volume 38 of Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology (CRPIT), pages 307-314, Newcastle, Australia, 31 January-3 February 2005. Australian Computer Society.
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T. Volkmer, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and H. E. Williams.
Gradual transition detection using average frame similarity.
In Sadiye Guler, Alexander G. Hauptmann, and Andreas Henrich, editors, Proceedings of the Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshop (CVPRW), Volume 9, 27 June-2 July 2004, Washington, DC, USA, 2 July 2004. IEEE Computer Society.
 
DOI: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/CVPR.2004.357.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, James A. Thom, and H. E. Williams.
Representing colour for computing image similarity.
In Gabriele Kotsis, Stéphane Bressan, David Taniar, and Ismail Khalil Ibrahim, editors, Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Information Integration and Web-based Applications and Services (iiWAS), volume 183, pages 677-683, Jakarta, Indonesia, 27-29 September 2004. Austrian Computer Society.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi and H. E. Williams.
The WebMark course management system.
In Proceedings of the International Conference on Computing in Education (ICCE), pages 1169-1178, Melbourne, Australia, 30 November-3 December 2004.
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M. Hamilton, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Cecily Walker.
Educating students about plagiarism avoidance--a computer science perspective.
In Proceedings of the International Conference on Computing in Education (ICCE), pages 1275-1284, Melbourne, Australia, 30 November-3 December 2004.
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Steven Burrows, Seyed M. M. Tahaghoghi, and Justin Zobel.
Efficient and effective plagiarism detection for large code repositories.
In G. Abraham and B. I. P. Rubinstein, editors, Proceedings of the Second Australian Undergraduate Students' Computing Conference (AUSCC04), pages 9-16, Melbourne, Australia, 8-10 December 2004.
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Jelita Asian, Hugh E. Williams, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
A testbed for Indonesian text retrieval.
In Proceedings of the Ninth Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS), pages 55-58, Melbourne, Australia, 13 December 2004.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, J. A. Thom, and H. E. Williams.
Multiple-example queries in content-based image retrieval.
In Alberto H. F. Laender and Arlindo L. Oliveira, editors, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 2476 - Proceedings of the International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE), pages 227-240, Lisbon, Portugal, 11-13 September 2002. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, J. A. Thom, and H. E. Williams.
Are two pictures better than one?
In Maria E. Orlowska and John F. Roddick, editors, Proceedings of the 12th Australasian Database Conference (ADC), volume 23, pages 138-144, Gold Coast, Australia, 29 January-2 February 2001. IEEE.
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M. V. Ramakrishna, S. Nepal, S. Sumanasekara, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and M. Kerr.
Design of the CHITRA content-based image retrieval system.
In Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Information Integration and Web-Based Applications and Services (iiWAS), Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 15-17 November 1999. Gadjah Mada University.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi and A. Hussain.
Colour video stream compression through wavelet coefficient differencing.
In Proceedings of the FAST-IEEE Student Conference on CS and IT (FISC), Lahore, Pakistan, 23-24 October 1998.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi and Arshad Hussain.
Error-tolerant image compression.
In Proceedings of the Second IEEE International Multi-topic Conference (INMIC), pages 56-59, Islamabad, Pakistan, April 1997.

Unrefereed Conferences

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D.N.F. Awang Iskandar, James A. Thom, and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Querying comics using multiple shape examples.
Technical Report TR-06-5, RMIT University, School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Melbourne, Australia, November 2006.
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T. Volkmer, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and J. A. Thom.
RMIT University video shot boundary detection at TRECVID-2006.
In Proceedings of the TRECVID 2006 Workshop, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, 13-14 November 2006.
 
URL: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/tvpubs/tv6.papers/rmit.pdf.
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T. Volkmer and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
RMIT University video shot boundary detection at TRECVID-2005.
In Proceedings of the TRECVID 2005 Workshop, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, 14-15 November 2005.
 
URL: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/tvpubs/tv5.papers/rmit.pdf.
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T. Volkmer, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, and H. E. Williams.
RMIT University at TRECVID-2004.
In E. M. Voorhees and L. P. Buckland, editors, Proceedings of the TRECVID 2004 Workshop, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, 15-16 November 2004.
 
URL: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/tvpubs/tvpapers04/rmit.pdf.
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T. Volkmer, S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, J. A. Thom, and H. E. Williams.
The moving query window for shot boundary detection at TREC-12.
In Proceedings of the TRECVID 2003 Workshop, pages 147-156, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, 17-18 November 2003.
 
URL: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/tvpubs/tvpapers03/notebook_papers/rmit.paper.pdf.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, J. A. Thom, and H. E. Williams.
Shot boundary detection using the moving query window.
In E. M. Voorhees and Lori P. Buckland, editors, NIST Special Publication 500-251: Proceedings of the Eleventh Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2002), pages 529-538, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, 19-22 November 2002.
 
URL: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/t2002v/results/notebook.papers/late-notaccepted.rmit_vid.pdf.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi, J. A. Thom, and H. E. Williams.
Colour features in content-based image retrieval.
Technical Report TR-01-5, RMIT University, School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Melbourne, Australia, 11 December 2001.

Theses

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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Processing Similarity Queries in Content-Based Image Retrieval.
PhD thesis, RMIT University, School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Melbourne, Australia, 30 August 2002.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Colour video stream compression through the wavelet transform.
Master's thesis, College of E.&M.E., National University of Sciences and Technology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, September 1998.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Error-tolerant image compression.
B.E. (hons.) thesis, College of E.&M.E., National University of Sciences and Technology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, September 1996.

Successful Grant Applications

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Justin Zobel and S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Development and application of techniques for detecting equivalent documents.
Australian Research Council Discovery Grant, 2005.
PI: Mark Sanderson, University of Sheffield. 2006-2008.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
ivog: imovie video blog.
Apple University Development Fund Grant, 2005.
Collaborator: Adrian Miles.
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S. M. M. Tahaghoghi.
Detecting gradual transitions in video using a moving query window.
RMIT School of Computer Science & IT Research Seed Grant, 2003.