Informatics — Editors

Journal Contact

Informatics Editorial Office
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, 4057 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34; Fax: +41 61 302 89 18

Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. Antony Bryant
Leeds Beckett University, Headingley Campus, Leeds LS6 3QS, UK
Tel. +44 113 812 7422
Interests: business process modelling and integration; complexity & chaos theory; formal specification; grounded theory method; information systems development; informatics & information management; knowledge management; methods integration; object orientation; process improvement & capability maturity; qualitative research approaches - particularly grounded theory; research philosophy & methods; software engineering; standards and standardization

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Senior Assistant Editor
Mr. Zejian Zhang
MDPI Wuhan Office, No.6 Jingan Road, 5.5 Creative Industry Park, Floor 25th. 430064 Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
Tel. +86 27 8780 8658; Fax: +86 27 8761 2588

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Luc Bidaut
Research Imaging Facility (CRIF), c/o Clinical Research Centre (CRC), James Arrott Drive, Ninewells Hospital & Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
Tel. +44 1382 383 431
Interests: advanced biomedical imaging (modalities, processing and exploitation) and all ancillaries and applications thereof; preclinical imaging; 3D imaging, processing and visualisation; multimodality imaging, processing and visualisation; image-guided biomedical applications (diagnosis, therapy planning, monitoring, follow-up); virtual and augmented reality; high-performance computing and visualisation; telemedicine; biomedical image archival
Contribution: Special Issue: Biomedical Imaging and Visualization

Prof. Dr. Ian Bogost
School of Literature, Media, and Communication,
School of Interactive Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology,
Digital Media/TSRB 320B 85, Fifth Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30308-1030, USA
Interests: videogame criticism; videogame rhetoric; visualization; game design and educational, persuasive, and political speech in games; history of computing; computing platforms; materiality in media; media studies; metaphysics; speculative realism; object-oriented ontology

Dr. Kirk Borne
School of Physics, Astronomy, and Computational Sciences, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
Tel. +1 703 993 8402; Fax: +1 703 993 1269
Interests: data mining; outlier detection; classification; clustering; machine learning; artificial intelligence; discovery science; data science; big data; statistics; information systems; virtual observatories; databases; semantics; ontologies; annotation; indexing; recommender systems; astroinformatics; space science informatics; education informatics; x-informatics; computational informatics; social informatics; health informatics

Prof. Dr. Geoffrey C. Bowker
Department of Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences, University of California, Irvine, 6210 Donald Bren Hall, Irvine, CA 92697-3425, USA
Interests: social informatics; reading databases; values in the design of information systems; technology; emerging configurations of knowledge expression

Dr. Ryan Brinkman
Terry Fox Laboratory, BC Cancer Agency, 675 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver BC, Canada V5Z 1L3, Canada
Tel. +1 604 675 8132; Fax: +1 604 877 0712
Interests: bioinformatics; computational biology; flow cytometry; databases; data standards; clustering; ontologies; contests and olympiads in informatics

Dr. Stuart M. Brown
NYU Center for Health Informatics and Bioinformatics, New York University Langone Medical Center, 227 East 30th Street, Rm 747, New York, NY 10016, USA
Interests: bioinformatics; computational biology; cancer informatics; pattern recognition; machine learning; phylogenetics; evolutionary biology

Prof. Dr. Valentina Dagiene
Vilnius University, Universiteto St. 3, Lithuania
Tel. +370 698 05448; Fax: +370 5 2729 2019
Interests: education informatics; teaching algorithms; informatics didactics; computing at school; computational thinking; technology-based learning; engineering education; educational technology; digital literacy; digital competencies; contest and olympiads in informatics; distance learning; e-learning; virtual learning environments; social informatics

Prof. Dr. Lanis Hicks
Health Management & Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, CE 707 CS&E Building, DC006.00, One Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
Interests: evaluation; electronic health records; e-health and telemedicine; translational research; public health informatics

Dr. Alexander Hörbst
Research Division for eHealth and Telemedicine, University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology Research , Eduard-Wallnoefer Center 1, 6060 Hall / Tirol, Austria
Interests: eHealth and telemedicine as basis for integrated shared care; trans-institutional information system architectures and Electronic Health Records (EHR); technical interoperability and standardization in health care; quality management and quality certification

Dr. M. Sriram Iyengar
School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin, Suite 600 Houston, TX 77030, USA
Interests: clinical informatics; symbolic systems biology; computer science

Dr. William Jones
University of Washington Information School Mary Gates Hall, Ste 370 Seattle, WA 98195-2840, USA
Interests: human-information interaction; information overload; personal information management

Dr. Min Soon Kim
Department of Health Management and Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Missouri Informatics Institute, Columbia, MO, USA
Interests: information needs analysis by stake holders in health care; health information technology evaluation; quantitative and qualitative assessment of clinical outcomes, human computer interaction, human factors engineering

Dr. Yuval Kluger
Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine, Yale University, 300 George Street, Suite 505, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Interests: signal processing and dimensional reduction of genome-wide data; local and non-local genomic pattern recognition; de-mixing of cell types in heterogeneous samples; pattern recognition and data mining approaches in cancer genomics

Dr. J. Walter Larson
Prairie Informatics, 4141 Parklawn Avenue, Edina, MN 55435, USA
Tel. +1-612-353-2147
Interests: high-performance and parallel computing; numerical methods; climate and earth system science; multiphysics and multiscale simulation; software engineering; computational statistics; complex and dynamical systems

Prof. Dr. Feng Lin
School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, N4-2A-05, Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798, Singapore
Tel. +65 67906184; Fax: +65 67926559
Interests: biomedical informatics; bioimaging; visualization; computer graphics; high-performance computing
Contribution: Special Issue: Information Visualization for Healthcare

Dr. Michael E. Matheny
Geriatrics Research Education & Clinical Care Center, VA Medical Center, Departments of Medicine, Bioinformatics, and Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1310 24th Ave So, Nashville, TN 37211, USA
Tel. +1 615 873 8017; Fax: +1 615 873 7981
Interests: population and public health informatics; post-marketing surveillance; machine learning & risk modeling; natural language processing

Prof. Dr. Gabriel Robins
Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, USA
Tel. +1 434 249-0809
Interests: algorithms; optimization; computational geometry; computational biology; bioinformatics; computer-aided design; VLSI; radio-frequency identification

Dr. Kamran Sedig
Department of Computer Science and The Faculty of Information & Media Studies, Western University, London, Ontario, N6A 5B7 Canada
Tel. +1-519-519-661-2111 x86612; Fax: +1-519-661-3506
Interests: interactive visualizations; visual analytics; human-information interaction; analytical reasoning and cognition; distributed cognition using interactive tools; human-centered informatics; data, information, mathematical, and geospatial visualization design; interactivity design and evaluation
Contribution: Special Issue: Interactive Visualizations: Design, Technologies, and Applications
Special Issue: Human–Information Interaction

Prof. Dr. Peter Willett
Information School, The University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 211 Portobello, Sheffield, S1 4DP, UK
Interests: bibliometrics, bibliometric methods for the evaluation of research productivity; chemoinformatics, in particular the use of clustering, graph theory, and machine learning methods for the processing of databases of chemical and biological structures
Contribution: Special Issue: Chemoinformatics
In other journals:
Special Issue: Chemoinformatics

Prof. Dr. Jun Xu
Research Center for Drug Discovery (RCDD) and HPC Center, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University, 132 East Circle at University City, Guangzhou 510006, China
Interests: chemoinformatics; bioinformatics; high performance computing; graph theory; parallel algorithm; drug design; computational chemistry; drug discovery; structural biology; medicinal chemistry; high thoughput drug screening; anti-ageing; anti-cancer

Prof. Dr. Daniel Dajun Zeng
1 Institution of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100190, China
2 Department of MIS, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Interests: software agents and multi-agent systems, collaborative information and knowledge management, recommender systems; digital economic institutions, automated negotiation and auction; spatio-temporal data analysis and online surveillance, intelligence and security informatics; distributed optimization, process management and learning

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