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About Amit P. Sheth

Amit Sheth is an Educator, Researcher and Entrepreneur. He is the LexisNexis Ohio Eminent Scholar, an IEEE Fellow, and the director of Kno.e.sis- The Ohio Center of Excellence in Knowledge-enabled Computing. Kno.e.sis currently is a multidisciplinary Ohio Center of Excellence in BioHealth Innovation involving computer scientists, cognitive scientists, biomedical researchers and extensive clinical collaborations. It has one of the largest academic research groups in the area of Semantic Web among USA. Its work also places our university among the top few institutions in World Wide Web (WWW) based on 5-year (Mar13) and 10-year (June14) publication impact. Earlier, Dr. Sheth was a professor at the University of Georgia, where he started the LSDIS lab in 1994. His professional appointments also includes senior scientist/staff positions in R&D groups at Bellcore, Unisys, and Honeywell, as well as founding/co-founding and managing three startups in the roles of COB, CEO, SrVP, CTO and Chief Scientist.
Sheth is working towards a vision of Computing for Human Experience incorporating semantics-empowered Physical-Cyber-Social computing. His is recent work has focused on semantics empowered Web 3.0 and Smart Data involving analysis of enterprise, social,and sensor/IoT/IoE/WoT data and applications.In the past, he has extensively worked on federated databases, semantic interoperability and workflow management and services and cloud interoperability.


Present Director, Wright State University Ohio Center of Excellence in Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)
Present LexisNexis Ohio Eminent Scholar, Wright State University
Present Professor, Wright State University Computer Science and Engineering

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3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Dayton, OH 45435-0001
(937) 775-5203


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