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Yefim Kats, Ph.D.

Yefim Kats, Ph.D.

Yefim
Assistant Professor in Computer Science and Information Technology
Chairperson, Computer Science and Information Technology; Department Coordinator, Graduate Instructional Technology Program
St. Joseph Hall, 2nd flr., West Wing, SJ208
215.248.7008
Educational Background: 
  • MPhil., Ph.D., The City University of New York
  • B.S., M.S.E.E., St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University
Courses Taught: 
  • Bioinformatic
  • Data Structures
  • Algorithm Analysis
  • Computer and Information Access
  • Database Systems
  • Decision Support and Intelligent Systems
  • E-Commerce
  • Operating Systems
  • Programming Languages
  • Programming with C/C++/JAVA
  • Computer Organization/Architecture
  • Discrete Structures
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Software Engineering
  • Probability and Stochastic Processes
  • Integrated Business Project
  • Technology
  • Society and Values
  • Seminar in Instructional Technology 
Selected Publications: 
Books
  • Kats, Y. (editor) Learning Management System Technologies and Software Solutions for Online Teaching: Tools and Applications, IGI Pub., ISBN: 978-1615208531, 2010.   
 Articles/Chapters/Proceedings: 
  • Kats, Y. "Computer Technologies in Logic Education," Encyclopedia of InformationTechnology Curriculum Integration, IGI Global Pub. 2008. ISBN: 978-1599048819   
  •  Kats, Y. "Computer Ethics and Intelligent Technologies," Encyclopedia of Information Ethics and Security, Idea Group Pub. 2007. ISBN: 978–159140987 8   
  • Kats, Y. Geller, J. Huang, K. "Web Ontology as E-Business Information Exchange and Decision Support Tool." Emerging Trends and Challenges in Information Technology Management. Pub. By IGI Global, 2006, p. 968, ISBN: 978- 1599040196.   
  • Kats, Y. "Web Ontologies and Philosophical Aspects of Knowledge Management."Emerging Trends and Challenges in Information Technology Management. Pub. By IGI Global, 2006, p. 968, ISBN: 978- 1599040196.   
  • Kats, Y. "Integrating Information Technology Practice into Logic Courses." Journal of Science Education, Vol. 6, 2005. ISSN: 0124-5481. 
  • Kats, Y. "Enabling Intelligent Agents and the Semantic Web for e-Commerce,"Computing, (2, 3), 2003, pp. 153-159, ISSN: 1727-6209. 
  • Kats, Y. "Towards NLP-Based Psychological Evaluation," Proceedings ofAmerican Medical Informatics Association Symposium,Chicago, Nov. 8-10, 2007. p. 105.  
  • Kats, Y. "Biomedical Ontologies as Data Exchange and Decision Support Tools."Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Symposium of the Oklahoma Bioinformatics Society,Oklahoma City, OK, October 28, 2005, p.18.                           
  • Kats, Y. "Socially Responsible Software Engineering," Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Information Communication Technologies in Education, July 3-5, 2003. National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. pp. 111-119, ISBN: 960-8313-16-3.                             
  • Kats, Y. "Intelligent Software Design: Challenges and Solutions," Proceedings of the Second IEEE International Workshop on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems, September 8-10, 2003, Lviv, Ukraine. pp. 468-471. ISBN: 0-7803-8138-6.