Dr Hao Ding

Thursday 23th of November Hao Ding defended his thesis entitled "A Semantic Search Framework in Peer-to-Peer Based Digital Libraries" for the degree of Ph.D.

Dr. Ding's supervisor were Professor Ingeborg Sølvberg. The doctoral committee members were Professor Maristella Agosti, University of Padova, Italia, Assoc. Professor Ee-Peng Lim, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and Associate Professor Heri Ramampiaro, NTNU. Click on the photos to see larger versions. Photos: Trond Aalberg.

Hao at his office, preparing for the trial lecture.

Time to don the defence armor :-)

The committee at Prof. Sølvberg's office, making their final preparations

Everything is in order. Murphy's law nowhere in sight.

Hao's trial lecture is within the topic of "Extraction and Mining of Data and Information from Digital Libraries"

Prof. Sølvberg gives her candidate the very last advise before the trial lecture

The coordinator of the evaluation committee, Assoc. Prof. Ramampiaro introduces the candidate.

Time to start...

Soon it is my turn...

The audiance seem to be quite interested in the discussion...

The committee follows Hao's explanation with great interest...

The committee seems to be satisfied with the trial lecture.

Rector Torbjørn Digernes of NTNU checks if all is well with the PhD candidate

Hao seems eager to start the PhD defence...

Hao explaining the graphs...

Prof. Agosti opens the discussion..

Assoc. Prof. Lim opens his discussion with Hao

The committee seems to be pleased with the answers...

At last, the "show time" is over and all parts are satisfied...

Yun Lin, Prof. Sølvberg and Hao

Assoc. Prof. Aalberg and Hao

The dinner after Dr Hao Ding's defence

 

 


Last updated: 29 of November 2006.