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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Western Ontario - Canada
  • Master of Arts, University of Western Ontario - Canada
  • Bachelor of Science, University of New South Wales
  • Diploma of Computer Science, Canberra College of Advanced Education

Research

Research keywords

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Image Processing
  • Information Systems

Research expertise

Representation and reasoning, with particular interest in modelling human cognition and from there, information structures.

Information systems strategy and evaluation, focussing on health systems, e-procurement and logistics.

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
080299Computation Theory And Mathematics Not Elsewhere Classified45
090699Electrical And Electronic Engineering Not Elsewhere Classified35
080100Artificial Intelligence And Image Processing20
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Publications

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Chapter (4 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Gibbon G, 'A Tribute to Lotfi Zadeh with Personal Recollections', On Fuzziness, Springer, New York 585-589 (2013)
2013Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Yager RR, Gibbon G, 'Computing with Words Using Weighted Power Mean Aggregation Operators', Soft Computing: State of the Art Theory and Novel Applications, Springer, New York 145-160 (2013)
2000Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Epistemic Utility in Commonsense Reasoning', Logic, Language and Computation, CSLI Publications, Leland Stanford, United States 1-21 (2000) [B1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

1998Gibbon GG, Aisbett J, 'Switching between reasoning and search', Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 1441, Springer-Verlag, Berlin 240 (1998) [B1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

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Journal article (14 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Aisbett J, Rickard JT, 'Type-2 fuzzy sets and conceptual spaces', Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, 301 113-129 (2013)
2013Rickard JT, Aisbett J, 'New classes of threshold aggregation functions based upon the Tsallis q-exponential', Proceedings of the 2013 Joint IFSA World Congress and NAFIPS Annual Meeting, IFSA/NAFIPS 2013, 1022-1027 (2013)
2010Aisbett J, Rickard JT, Morgenthaler DG, 'Type-2 Fuzzy Sets as Functions on Spaces', IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, 18 841-844 (2010) [C1]
2010Aisbett J, Rickard JT, Morgenthaler D, 'Multivariate modeling and type-2 fuzzy sets', Fuzzy Sets and Systems, 163 78-95 (2010) [C1]
2009Rickard JTT, Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Fuzzy subsethood for fuzzy sets of type-2 and generalized type-n', IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, 17 50-60 (2009) [C1]
2007Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Reformulation of the theory of conceptual spaces', Information Sciences, 177 4539-4565 (2007) [C1]
2006Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'A cognitive model based on representations that are spatial functions', WSEAS Transactions on Information Science and Applications, 3 218-223 (2006) [C2]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2006Gibbon GG, Aisbett J, 'Matching records on birthdate, sex and locality', WSEAS Transactions on Information Science and Applications, 3 444-448 (2006) [C2]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2005Aisbett J, Lasch R, Pires G, 'A decision-making framework for adoption of e-procurement', International Journal of Integrated Supply Management, 1 278-293 (2005) [C1]
2005Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'A cognitive model in which representations are images', Cognitive Systems Research, 6 333-363 (2005) [C1]
2004Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, Regan BG, 'Raising community awareness about the environment through dynamically generated stories', Cybernetics and Systems, 35(7-8) 709-722 (2004) [C1]
2003Aisbett J, Pires G, 'Macro Issues in Electronic Commerce: The Cultural Divide', Global Business & Economic Review, 5 369-390 (2003) [C1]
2003Pires G, Aisbett J, 'The relationship between technology adoption and strategy in business-to-business markets. The case of e-commerce', Industrial Marketing Management, 32 291-300 (2003) [C1]
1999Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'A practical measure of the information in a logical theory', Journal of Experimental and Theoretical AI, 11 201-217 (1999) [C1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

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Conference (34 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Aisbett J, Rickard JT, 'Centroids of fuzzy sets when membership functions have spikes', Proceedings of the 2013 Joint IFSA World Congress and NAFIPS Annual Meeting, IFSA/NAFIPS 2013, Edmonton, AB (2013)
2012Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Mendel JM, 'Rule-based fuzzy systems with weighted power mean firing operator as universal approximators', 2012 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, FUZZ 2012, Brisbane, QLD (2012) [E1]
2011Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Yager RR, Gibbon GG, 'Linguistic weighted power means: Comparison with the linguistic weighted average', FUZZ-IEEE 2011 2011 IEEE International Conference On Fuzzy Systems. Proceedings, Taipei, Taiwan (2011) [E1]
2010Aisbett J, Rickard JT, Morgenthaler D, 'Intersection and union of Type-n fuzzy sets', Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ), 2010 IEEE International Conference, Barcelona, Spain (2010) [E1]
2010Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Gibbon G, 'Type-2 fuzzy conceptual spaces', 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence: WCCI 2010, Barcelona, Spain (2010) [E1]
2008Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, Morgenthaler D, 'Fuzzy subsethood for type-n fuzzy sets', Annual Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS Proceedings, New York (2008) [E1]
2007Rickard JT, Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Knowledge representation and reasoning in conceptual spaces', Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Foundations of Computational Intelligence, FOCI 2007, Honolulu, Hawaii (2007) [E1]
2005Aisbett J, Townsend JT, Gibbon GG, 'Modelling perceptual discrimination', Computational Intelligence and Bioinspired Systems 8th InternationalWork-Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, IWANN 2005 Vilanova i la Geltr?, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-10, 2005 Proceedings, Barcelona, Spain (2005) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2004Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Problem Based Learning in the Digital Age: A Case Study On Digital Entertainment', Cognition and Exploratory Learning in the Digital Age, Lisbon, Portugal (2004) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2004Al Shibly H, Aisbett J, Pires G, 'Customer Empowerment and Electronic Commerce Success', Information Technology and Organizations in the 21st Century: Challenges and Solutions, Amman, Jordan (2004) [E1]

Co-authors: Guilherme Pires

2004Aisbett J, Dampney CN, Gibbon GG, 'Maintaining Meaning of Information When It Is Shared Amongst Information Systems', Proceedings of the Fifth Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Conference 2004, Gold Coast, Australia (2004) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2004Al Shibly H, Pires G, Aisbett J, 'Exploring the impact of customer empowerment on marketing strategy and information systems effectiveness', The 2004 International Business Information Management Conference Proceedings, Edinburgh (2004) [E1]

Co-authors: Guilherme Pires

2004Aisbett J, Pires G, 'Shared Meaning in the Electronic Marketplace', IADIS International Conference e-Commerce 2004, Lisbon, Portugal (2004) [E1]

Co-authors: Guilherme Pires

2004Al Shibly H, Aisbett J, Pires G, 'Customer empowerment and the evaluation of the effectiveness of information systems which support electronic commerce', The 2004 International Business Information Management Conference Proceedings, Amman, Jordan (2004) [E3]

Co-authors: Guilherme Pires

2003Balnave PR, Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Failure to use information limits return on investment in information systems: a case study', The Role of Quality in Knowledge Management, Melbourne, Australia (2003) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2003Dampney CN, Aisbett J, Regan BG, 'Where the Meanings are - a critical analysis of the Electronic Health Record', Proceedings of HIC 2003 & 12th RACGP CC, Darling Harbour, Sydney (2003) [E1]

Co-authors: Brian Regan

2003Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, Regan BG, 'Raising Community Awareness about the Environment Through Dynamically Generated Stories', First International ICSC Symposium on Information Technologies in Environmental Engineering, Gdansk, Poland (2003) [E1]
2003Chang E, Aisbett J, Jayaratna N, 'Generational Change Model in the Software Life Cycle', Proceedings of the 21st IASTED International Multi-Conference on Applied Informatics, Innsbruck, Austria (2003) [E1]
2003Regan BG, Dampney CN, Aisbett J, 'Modifying Health Privacy Management', Proceedings of HIC 2003 & 12th RACGP CC, Darling Harbour, Sydney (2003) [E1]

Co-authors: Brian Regan

2002Gibbon GG, Aisbett J, 'Memory and Learning in a Meso Level Reasoning System', CD - 9th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP'02), Singapore (2002) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2002Pires G, Aisbett J, 'Cultural Influences in Electronic Commerce', Doing Business Acress Borders Conference, Newcastle, Australia (2002) [E1]
2002Pires G, Aisbett J, 'Cultural influences in electronic commerce', Proceedings, Doing business Across Borders Conference, Newcastle, NSW (2002) [E3]

Co-authors: Guilherme Pires

2001Pires G, Aisbett J, 'Impact of E-Commerce on Business Strategy', Bridging Marketing Theory and Practice, Auckland, New Zealand (2001) [E1]

Co-authors: Guilherme Pires

2001Pires G, Aisbett J, 'A Dual Marketing and Informational Perspective to E-Commerce Adoption', Bridging Marketing Theory and Practice, Auckland, New Zealand (2001) [E1]

Co-authors: Guilherme Pires

2000Regan BG, Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, Regan C, 'Combining IT Support Across All Health Sectors Within an IT Teaching Centre', Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Information Systems, Austria (2000) [E1]
2000Gibbon GG, Aisbett J, 'Human Categorisation and its Application to Automatic Classification', Proceedings of the Fifth Biennial Australasian Cognitive Science Conference, Melbourne, Australia (2000) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

2000Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Reasoning With Numbers', Proceedings of the Fifth Biennial Australiasian Cognitive Science Conference, Melbourne, Australia (2000) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

1999Aisbett J, Srikanth R, 'Communication centers and the need to support both protection and promulgation of information', Proceedings 9th International Conference On Decision Support Systems, Melbourne (1999) [E1]
1999Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Cognitive Classification', Proceedings 16th National Conference on AI American Association for Artificial Intelligence, Orlando Florida USA (1999) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

1999Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Editors', Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Managing Enterprises, Newcastle, Australia (1999) [E4]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

1998Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Frugality in Reasoning and the Role of Summary', PRICAI'98: Topics in Artificial Intelligence, Singapore (1998) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

1998Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Modelling the Small Business Inventory Reorder Decision', AWIDS'98, Sydney (1998) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

1998Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'A framework for secure sharing of business knowledge', AWIDS'98, Sydney (1998) [E1]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

1998Aisbett J, Gibbon GG, 'Epistemic utility in commonsense reasoning', ITALLC'98, Hsi-Tou, Taiwan (1998) [E3]

Co-authors: Greg Gibbon

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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants24
Total funding$1,122,781

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2006 (4 grants)

Intelligent archiving and retrieving of clinic laboratory records in pathology/radiology informatics study$253,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Jesse Jin, Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Mr David Burton, Dr Robert Hofstetter, Doctor Mira Park, Associate Professor Mao Huang
SchemeRole
Linkage ProjectsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$253,00020062009
GNo:G0186024

Intelligent archiving and retrieving of clinic laboratory records in pathology/radiology informatics study$131,225
Funding Body: IntelliRAD Solutions Pty Ltd

Project Team
Professor Jesse Jin, Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Mr David Burton, Dr Robert Hofstetter, Doctor Mira Park
SchemeRole
Linkage Projects Partner fundingInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$131,22520062008
GNo:G0186962

Improving Alzheimer's disease diagnosis by analysing the brain tissue using pathology/radiology informatics$110,000
Funding Body: CSIRO - Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Project Team
Professor Jesse Jin, Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Professor Ulli Schall, Doctor Suhuai Luo, Mr Paul Rasser, Doctor Brian Regan
SchemeRole
National Research Flagship ProjectInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$110,00020062007
GNo:G0186234

Dynamic Systems based on conceptual spaces$66,316
Funding Body: Lockheed Martin Corporation

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$66,31620062006
GNo:G0187286

2005 (1 grants)

Deduction graphs for concurrency satisfaction problem in concurrent engineering (CE)$6,406
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Edward Szczerbicki, Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,40620052005
GNo:G0184612

2004 (4 grants)

Invoking Consistency of meaning in data integration and extraction for Electronic Health Records$70,668
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Brian Regan, Mr G Pegler
SchemeRole
Linkage ProjectsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$70,66820042006
GNo:G0183620

Invoking consistency of meaning in data integration and extraction for Electronic Health Records.$30,000
Funding Body: NSW Ministry of Health

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Brian Regan, Mr G Pegler
SchemeRole
Linkage Projects Partner fundingChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$30,00020042006
GNo:G0183827

Palladium based mobile agent system for collaborative environments$10,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Linkage ProjectsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020042004
GNo:G0185115

Int Conf Cognition & Exploratory Learning in Digital Age (CELDA 2004)/IADIS Int Conf e-Commerce 2004, 14-17 Dec 2004, Portugal$2,400
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,40020042004
GNo:G0185008

2003 (5 grants)

Semantic Compliance in Complex Enterprise Information Systems.$74,681
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon, Mr G Pegler
SchemeRole
Linkage ProjectsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$74,68120032005
GNo:G0182183

Semantic Compliance in Complex Enterprise Information Systems.$50,000
Funding Body: NSW Ministry of Health

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon, Mr G Pegler
SchemeRole
Linkage Projects Partner fundingChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50,00020032005
GNo:G0183135

Palladium based mobile agent system for collaborative environments$30,000
Funding Body: Communication Electronics Solutions Pty Ltd

Project Team
Emeritus Professor Mirka Miller, Associate Professor Elizabeth Chang, Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Linkage Projects Partner fundingInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$30,00020032005
GNo:G0182776

An image based representation and reasoning system$6,500
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,50020032003
GNo:G0182416

Joint International Conference on Cognitive Systems. NSW 13-17 July 2003$264
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$26420032003
GNo:G0183580

2002 (3 grants)

A Planning Framework for Concurrent Engineering$6,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Edward Szczerbicki, Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,00020022002
GNo:G0181262

Conducting data analysis of the General Practice and the Emergency Department Interface$5,000
Funding Body: Laeta Pty Ltd

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$5,00020022002
GNo:G0182582

9th International Conference on Neural Information Processing, Singapore 18 - 22 November 2002$2,400
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,40020022002
GNo:G0182622

2001 (2 grants)

Visit of Dr Rainer Lasch from 22 October 2001 to 1 December 2001$3,857
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Visitor GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$3,85720012001
GNo:G0181514

International Work-Conference on Artificial and Natural Networks, Spain 13-15 June 2001$2,400
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,40020012001
GNo:G0180975

1999 (4 grants)

Prediction and scheduling in a livestock production chain with unexplained outcomes. 1999 SPIRT PARTNER.$109,164
Funding Body: Steggles Limited.

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon, Mr C Aisbett
SchemeRole
SPIRT Partner fundingChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$109,16419992001
GNo:G0179121

Prediction and scheduling in a livestock production chain with unexplained outcomes.$102,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon, Mr C Aisbett
SchemeRole
Strategic Partnerships with Industry - Research & Training Scheme (SPIRT)Chief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$102,00019992001
GNo:G0177886

Prediction and scheduling in a livestock production chain with unexplained outcomes. 1999 SPIRT PARTNER.$41,000
Funding Body: Laeta Pty Ltd

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett, Doctor Greg Gibbon, Mr C Aisbett
SchemeRole
SPIRT Partner fundingChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$41,00019992001
GNo:G0179122

Funding to support the 2nd International Conference on Managing Enterprises, Newcastle, 19 November 1999.$5,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
Special Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$5,00019991999
GNo:G0179194

1997 (1 grants)

Security costing of distributed information systems supporting supply chains$4,500
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett
SchemeRole
New Staff GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$4,50019971997
GNo:G0177499
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2009PhD (Information Systems)Co-SupervisorInteroperability and Information System Replacement in the Health Sector
2007M Commerce (Management) [R]Co-SupervisorAssessing the Quality of Ontology-Based Biomedical Knowledge
2007PhD (Information Systems)Principal SupervisorCustomer Satisfaction and Empowerment as the Prerequisite for Web-Based Electronic Commerce Systems Success
2006PhD (Information Systems)Sole SupervisorA Methodology to Facilitate Knowledge Acquisition and Maintenance for Decision Support in the Medical Domain: Interpretation of Clinical Guidelines
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Conjoint Professor Janet Aisbett

Work Phone(02) 4968 6767
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Email
PositionConjoint Professor
School of Design Communication and IT
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaInformation Technology
Office
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Newbolds Administration,
Callaghan
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Callaghan NSW 2308
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URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/janet-aisbett
Linkhttp://www.newcastle.edu.au/school/design-communication-it/our_staff/aisbett_janet.html