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Jos De Roo

Jos De Roo is researcher at Agfa Healthcare and doing advanced development of components to realize semantic web oriented architectures for healthcare imaging applications, healthcare enterprise integration and medical decision support. Jos is also involved in Euler proof mechanism open source development and in W3C Semantic Web Activity Working Groups.

Bio

Jobs

AGFA R&D image networking, 1985-
- realization of first digital medical hardcopy MCL as R&D project lead
- realization of medical gateway MG3000 as R&D project lead
- IWT MIMI (Multimodal Integrated handling of Medical Images) project lead
- W3C OWL test cases recommendation
- Euler proof mechanism Sourceforge project
- Euler Yet another proof Engine for a range of Advanced Clinical Applications
ICOS co-founder, R&D image computer systems, 1982-1985
- realization of ICOS 20000 and ICOS 10000 for a range of computer vision applications
KULeuven PhD student, 1979-1982
- IWONL sponsored doctoral study in image computing

Education

KULeuven Master of Science (ir.), 1974-1979
Sint-Janscollege Humaniora Latin-Mathematics, 1968-1974
Born Bruges, Belgium, 10 January 1956

Talks

Using Prolog to build a Semantic Web reasoning engine for Advanced Clinical Applications.
Programming Languages Group UGent, 23 November 2011, Gent, Belgium.

Euler YAP Engine, a birds EYE view.
DTAI Group KULeuven, 7 April 2011, Leuven, Belgium.

SWIG implementation experience in Euler.
W3C Technical Plenary - Semantic Web Interest Group meet, 4 March 2004, Cannes-Mandelieu, France.

OWL implementation experience in Euler.
Fifth Meeting of the W3C Web Ontology Working Group, 9-10 January 2003, Manchester, UK.

W3C and the Semantic Web.
Semantic Web and Applications 2002, March 6th 2002, Gent, Belgium.

Inferential Semantics for Networked Image Data: Supporting the Derivation and Management of Semantic Attributes for Web-Based Multimedia Content.
EU Information Society Technologies (IST) Programme, Workshop Semantic Web Technologies, 22-23 November 2000, Luxembourg.

Publications

H. Sun, J. De Roo, M. Twagirumukiza, G. Mels, K. Depraetere, B. De Vloed, D. Colaert.
Assessing and Improving SKOS Mapping Quality.
Semantic Web Applications and tools for life sciences (2013).

M. Yuksel, S. Gonul, G. Banu Laleci Erturkmen, A. Anil Sinaci, K. Depraetere, J. De Roo, T. Bergvall.
Demonstration of the SALUS Semantic Interoperability Framework for Case Series Characterization Studies.
Semantic Web Applications and tools for life sciences (2013).

H. Sun, J. De Roo, M. Twagirumukiza, G. Mels, K. Depraetere, B. De Vloed, D. Colaert.
Validation Rules for Assessing and Improving SKOS Mapping Quality.
arXiv Computer Science, http://arxiv.org/abs/1310.4156 (2013).

N. Douali, C. Huszka, J. De Roo, E. Papageorgiou, M. Jaulent.
Diagnosis Support System based on clinical guidelines: comparison between Case-Based Fuzzy Cognitive Maps and Bayesian Networks.
Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (2013).

R. Endelin, H. Aloulou, J. De Roo, S. Renouard, T. Tiberghien, M. Mokhtari.
Implementation of Allen’s Interval Logic with the Semantic Web.
Poster for MEDES 2013.

E. Papageorgiou, C. Huszka, J. De Roo, N. Douali, M. Jaulent, D. Colaert.
Application of probabilistic and fuzzy cognitive approaches in semantic web framework for medical decision support.
Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (2013).

N. Douali, E. Papageorgiou, J. De Roo, H. Sun, D. Colaert, M. Jaulent.
Improve treatment of pneumonia and reduce adverse drug events.
2013 IEEE Point-of-Care Healthcare Technologies (PHT).

N. Douali, J. De Roo, J. Vanel, M. Jaulent.
New Semantic Web rules and new reasoning framework.
I2MTC 2013 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference.

S. Hussain, T. Dart, J. De Roo, C. Daniel.
Publishing Clinical Trials and Eligibility Criteria Metadata using Nanopublication Schema.
SWAT4LS 2012 Nanopublication competition.

H. Sun, K. Depraetere, J. De Roo, B. De Vloed, G. Mels, D. Colaert.
Semantic integration and analysis of clinical data.
arXiv Computer Science, http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.4405 (2012).

R. Verborgh, V. Haerinck, T. Steiner, D. Van Deursen, S. Van Hoecke, J. De Roo, R. Van De Walle, J. Gabarró Vallés.
Functional Composition of Sensor Web APIs.
5th International Workshop on Semantic Sensor Networks in conjunction with the 11th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2012).

N. Douali, J. De Roo, M. Jaulent.
Decision Support System Based Semantic Web for Personalized Patient Care.
Quality of Life through Quality of Information - Proceedings of MIE2012.

N. Douali, J. De Roo, M. Jaulent.
Clinical Diagnosis Support System Based on Case Based Fuzzy Cognitive Maps and Semantic Web.
Quality of Life through Quality of Information - Proceedings of MIE2012.

S. Hussain, J. De Roo, M. Jaulent.
Proof-based Ontology Matching: Finding semantic similarities between ancestor graph structures.
Sixth IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (IEEE ICSC2012).

P. De Potter, H. Cools, K. Depraetere, G. Mels, P. Debevere, J. De Roo, C. Huszka, D. Colaert, E. Mannens, R. Van de Walle.
Semantic Patient Information Aggregation and Medicinal Decision Support.
Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (2012).

R. Verborgh, T. Steiner, D. Van Deursen, J. De Roo, R. Van de Walle, J. Gabarró Vallés.
Capturing the functionality of Web services with functional descriptions.
Special Issue of Multimedia Tools and Applications "Advanced Semantic and Social Multimedia Technologies for Future Computing Environment" (2012).

R. Verborgh, T. Steiner, D. Van Deursen, J. De Roo, R. Van de Walle, J. Gabarró Vallés.
Description and Interaction of RESTful Services for Automatic Discovery and Execution.
Proceedings of the FTRA 2011 International Workshop on Advanced Future Multimedia Services (2011).

E. Papageorgiou, J. De Roo, C. Huszka, D. Colaert.
Formalization of treatment guidelines using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps and semantic web tools.
Journal of Biomedical Informatics (2011), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbi.2011.08.018.

E. Papageorgiou, J. De Roo, C. Huszka, D. Colaert.
Application of Fuzzy Cognitive Maps Using Semantic Web Approaches to Model Medical Knowledge.
2011 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, July 18-21, 2011, Las Vegas, USA.

R. Choquet, D. Karlsson, D. Schober, P. Daumke, P. Ruch, D. Teodoro, G. Mels, A. Assele, D. Colaert, C. Lovis, M. Jaulent, H. Cools, J. De Roo.
Exchanging biomedical information at large scale using the Semantic Web.
International Conference of the European Federation for Medical Informatics (MIE 2011).

S. Hussain, J. De Roo, A. Daniyal, R. Abidi.
Detecting and Resolving Inconsistencies in Ontologies Using Contradiction Derivations.
COMPSAC 2011 Semantic Web track, http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/freeabs_all.jsp?arnumber=6032396.

N. Douali, J. De Roo, E. Papageorgiou, M. Jaulent.
Case Based Fuzzy Cognitive Maps (CBFCM): New method for medical reasoning: Comparison study between CBFCM/FCM.
FUZZ-IEEE 2011, IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems.

R. Verborgh, D. Van Deursen, J. De Roo, E. Mannens, R. Van de Walle.
SPARQL Endpoints as Front-end for Multimedia Processing Algorithms.
Service Matchmaking and Resource Retrieval in the Semantic Web, November 8, 2010, 9th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) Shanghai, China.

P. Pauwels, D. Van Deursen, R. Verstraeten, J. De Roo, R. De Meyer, R. Van de Walle, J. Van Campenhout.
A semantic rule checking environment for building performance checking.
Automation in Construction (2010), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2010.11.017.

P. Pauwels, D. Van Deursen, J. De Roo, T. Van Ackere, R. De Meyer, R. Van de Walle, J. Van Campenhout.
Three-dimensional information exchange over the semantic web for the domain of architecture, engineering, and construction.
Journal on Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing (2011), http://journals.cambridge.org/repo_A84HqN6g.

T. Van Ackere, J. De Roo.
Rules for the conversion of 3D geometry information.
Accessed at http://eulersharp.sourceforge.net/2010/05smml/ on April 25, 2011.

J. De Roo.
EYE Note.
Accessed at http://eulersharp.sourceforge.net/2003/03swap/eye-note.txt on July 24, 2013.

J. De Roo.
Euler Yet another proof Engine.
Accessed at http://eulersharp.sourceforge.net/ on July 24, 2013.

H. Chen, J. De Roo.
Using Semantic Web and Proof Technologies to Reduce Errors in Radiological Procedure Orders.
Semantic Web Case Studies and Use Cases, 2007.

H. Chen, J. De Roo, S. Devitt.
RPGOntology: A Semantic Webized Knowledge Base of Radiation Protection Guidelines.
Proceedings of the First International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grid, pp. 97, 2005.

S. Devitt, H. Chen, J. De Roo.
Using The Semantic Web and Proof Technologies to Reduce Errors in Radiological Procedure Orders.
TRIP Conference & Workshop Poster Abstracts, 2005.

S. Devitt, J. De Roo, H. Chen.
Desirable Features of Rule Based Systems for Medical Knowledge.
W3C Workshop on Rule Languages for Interoperability, 2005.

H. Chen, D. Colaert, J. De Roo.
Towards Adaptable Clinical Pathway Using Semantic Web Technology.
W3C Workshop Semantic Web for Life Science, 2004.

J. Carroll, J. De Roo.
OWL Web Ontology Language Test Cases.
W3C Recommendation 10 February 2004.

H. Boley, J. De Roo.
Inferential semantics for networked image data: supporting the derivation and management of semantic attributes for Web-based multimedia content.
EU Information Society Technologies (IST) Programme, Workshop Semantic Web Technologies, 2000.

E. Bellon, M. Feron, W. Aerts, J. Wauters, B. Stevens, J. Van Cleynenbreugel, D. Vandermeulen, F. Maes, J. De Roo, G. Marchal, P. Suetens.
Web-technology for communicating image processing results through the medical decision making process and for tele-services.
Proceedings of the 18th international EuroPACS conference, pp. 342-344, 2000.

E. Bellon, M. Feron, W. Aerts, B. Stevens, J. Wauters, B. Van den Bosch, M. Vanautgaerden, A. De Deurwaerder, J. Van Cleynenbreugel, D. Vandermeulen, F. Maes, J. De Roo, J. Naudts, G. Marchal, P. Suetens.
Exploring 2nd generation Web technology for information integration and communication in the health care process.
Proceedings of EUROMEDIA 2000, 2000.

E. Bellon, M. Feron, J. Wauters, B. Van den Bosch, W. Aerts, K. Verstreken, T. Buytaert, J. De Roo, R. Koreman, G. Marchal, P. Suetens.
Active content on the Web using VRML and JAVA, and the influence of WWW/JAVA on modern information systems.
The internet for radiologists, Caramella D. and Pavone P., eds., November 1998, Springer Verlag.

J. Wauters, M. Feron, E. Bellon, J. Fernandez-Bayo, B. Van den Bosch, M. Vanautgaerden, H. Pauwels, J. De Roo, T. Buytaert, R. Koreman, G. Marchal, P. Suetens.
Application of JAVA in multimedia information systems and telematics.
Proceedings 15th international EuroPACS meeting, EuroPACS'97, pp. 141-144, 1997.

J. De Roo, A. Buts.
Image analysis for industrial applications.
Workshop on Industrial Applications of Image Analysis, 1983.

J. De Roo, A. Oosterlinck.
Table-driven architectures for real-time image processing.
Architectures and Algorithms for Digital Image Processing, SPIE Proceedings, Vol. 435., p.76 1983.

J. De Roo, A. Oosterlinck.
Vision automation with the ICOS 20000 image computer.
Applications of Digital Image Processing V, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 397., p.374, 1983.

P. Wambacq, J. De Roo, L. Van Eycken, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
Real-time image computer configuration.
Design of Digital Image Processing Systems, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 301., p.38, 1981.

P. Wambacq, L. Van Eycken, J. De Roo, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
Description of two hardware convolvers as a part of a general image computer.
Proceedings IEEE computer society conference on pattern recognition and image processing, pp. 294-296, 1981.

L. Van Eycken, P. Wambacq, J. De Roo, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
Two fast, orientation determining algorithms, well suited for hardware implementation.
Proceedings IEEE computer society conference on pattern recognition and image processing, pp. 297-299, 1981.

J. Van Daele, J. De Roo, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
A real-time and interactive image-processing display terminal.
Proceedings of the SID vol. 22 issue 3 pp. 145-151, 1981.

J. De Roo, A. Oosterlinck.
A computing algorithm for CAD/CAM.
13th CIRP international seminar on manufacturing systems, pp. 91-102, 1981.

J. De Roo, F. Dom, P. Wambacq, L. Van Eycken, L. Vanderheydt, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
An interactive language for a new generation graphical processor.
Proceedings 2nd SCIA, pp. 60-65, 1981.

J. De Roo, P. Wambacq, L. Van Eycken, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
A hardware implemented universal graphics generator.
IEEE Computer Society Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Processing, pp. 300-305, 1981.

J. De Roo, J. Van Daele, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
A universal graphics algorithm and its realization.
Proceedings SID, pp. 139-144, Vol. 22, 1981.

J. Van Daele, J. De Roo, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
Design of a modular video image processing system with extended graphical capabilities.
SID international symposium digest of technical papers, vol. XI, pp. 138-139, 1980.

J. Van Daele, J. De Roo, L. Vanderheydt, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
Image computer configuration with video rate processing capabilities.
Proceedings 1st Scandinavian conference on image analysis (SCIA), pp. 192-198, 1980.

J. De Roo, J. Van Daele, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
A hardware graphical processor based on a logic integration algorithm.
Proceedings 5th international conference on pattern recognition, vol. 1, pp. 318-320, 1980.

J. De Roo, J. Van Daele, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
A digital signal generating and encoding algorithm.
Signal processing: theories and applications, EURASIP, pp. 377-381, 1980.

J. De Roo, J. Van Daele, F. Dom, A. Oosterlinck, H Van den Berghe.
Line organized videocompression.
Proceedings SPIE, advances in image transmission II, vol. 249, pp. 42-46, 1980.

J. De Roo, J. Van Daele, A. Oosterlinck, H. Van den Berghe.
A hardware curve generator for graphics displays.
SID Int. Symp., pp. 141-142, Vol. XI, April 1980.

Address

Agfa Healthcare - ACA
Jos De Roo
Moutstraat 100
B-9000 Gent
Belgium