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Chet Langin
         
Information Security Officer, Information Technology
Mail Code 4622, SIU, Carbondale, IL 62901
GIAC: GSEC Gold, GCIA Gold, GREM, GPCI
 
Ph.D., Computer Science
  Dissertation: A SOM+ Diagnostic System for Network Intrusion Detection (PDF)
Post-master research in bioinformatics
Post-master studies in statistics
Master's Degree in Computer Science
  Thesis: Pipelined Optimal Broadcast with Selective Reduction (BSR) (PDF)
Bachelor's Degree in Journalism
 

 
Current research interest: Using Soft Computing methods for network intrusion detection.
 
 
Peer Reviewed Publications:
 
2012
 
Patel, Purvag, Chet Langin, Feng Yu, and Shahram Rahimi, Network Intrusion Detection Types and Computation. International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security, Vol. 10, No. 1, pages 14-21, January, 2012.
 
2011
 
Langin, Chet, Michael Wainer, and Shahram Rahimi, ANNaBell Island: A 3D Color Hexagonal SOM for Visual Intrusion Detection. International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security, Vol. 9, No. 1, pages 1-7, January, 2011.
 
2010
 
Langin, Chet, Dunren Che, Michael Wainer, and Shahram Rahimi, SOM with Vulture Fest Model Discovers Feral Malware and Visually Profiles the Security of Subnets. International Journal of Computers and Their Applications, Vol. 17, No. 4, pages 241-249, December, 2010.
 
Langin, Chet, and Shahram Rahimi, Soft Computing in Intrusion Detection: The State Of The Art. Journal of Ambient Intelligence & Humanized Computing, Vol. 1, No. 2, pages 133-145, June, 2010.
 
2009
 
Langin, Chet, Dunren Che, Michael Wainer, and Shahram Rahimi, Visualization of Network Security Traffic using Hexagonal Self-Organizing Maps. The International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering, San Francisco, International Society for Computers and their Applications (ISCA), November 4-6, 2009.
 
Langin, Chet, Hongbo Zhou, Bidyut Gupta, Shahram Rahimi, and Mohammed R. Sayeh, 2009, A Self-Organizing Map and its Modeling for Discovering Malignant Network Traffic. 2009 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Cyber Security, Nashville, TN, USA, March 30-April 2.
 
2008
 
Langin, Chet, Hongbo Zhou and Shahram Rahimi, 2008, A Model to Use Denied Internet Traffic to Indirectly Discover Internal Network Security Problems. The First IEEE International Workshop on Information and Data Assurance, Austin, Texas, USA.
 
2004
 
Jeffry L. Shultz, Chet Langin, Dennis G. Watson and David Lightfoot, 2004, Protein Fingerprinting: A Domain-Free Approach to Protein Analysis (Research Article). Jrnl of Genome Science and Technology. 3:41-47
 
 
Reviewer:
 
The 2013 Sigma Xi Student Research Showcase.
The 19th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (SoftCOM 2011).
Neural Computing and Applications, 2010.
SANS Adviser for Gold professional certification white papers, 2009-present.
The 5th International Symposium on Bio- and Medical Informatics and Cybernetics (BMIC 2011).
The 4th International Symposium on Bio- and Medical Informatics and Cybernetics (BMIC 2010).
The 7th International Symposium on Risk Management and Cyber-Informatics (RMCI 2010).
Educause Computer Security Awareness Poster & Video Contest 2009.
Editor: International Journal of Computational Intelligence: Theory and Practice, Fall, 2008 to Spring, 2009.
Scalable Computing: Practice and Experience (Book Review) (8:4), 2007.
 
 
White Papers:
 
2010
 
Advisor for John Brozycki, 2010, Capturing and Analyzing Packets with Perl, SANS
 
2009
 
Advisor for Cristian Ruvalcaba, 2009, Smart IDS - Hybrid LaBrea Tarpit, SANS
 
2004
 
Chet Langin, 2007, A System of Persistent Baseline Automated Vulnerability Scanning and Response in a Distributed University Environment (White Paper), SANS
Chet Langin, 2007, Documentation is to Incident Response as an Air Tank is to Scuba Diving (White Paper), SANS
 
 
Book:
 
Chester Langin, illustrated by Virginia Rohrbacher, 1990, An Easy Course in Using DOS (Book), Grapevine Press.
 
 
Posters, etc.:
 
2007
 
Arjun Shekar, Chet Langin, and Kim Artita, 2007, ECE 572 Group Project Final Report: Text/image classification for word recognition using self-organizing maps (Class Project)
 
2005
 
K Shopinski, MJ Iqbal, J Shultz, Chet Langin, N Lavu, DA Lightfoot, 2005, An EST And Bes Based Physical Map Of Genes Distribution In The Soybean Genome (Poster Abstract). Presented at Plant & Animal Genome XIII Conference, San Diego, CA.
 
J Shultz, J Potter, K Wakefield, Chet Langin, MJ Iqbal, DA Lightfoot, 2005, Development Of Three Minimum Tile Paths For Soybean Functional Genomics (Poster Abstract). Presented at Plant & Animal Genome XIII Conference, San Diego, CA.
 
Afzal, R Ahsan, S Kazi, C Langin, MJ Iqbal, DA Lightfoot, 2005, Proteomic And Genomic Approaches To Molecular Breeding Of Resistance To Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome And Cyst Nematode In Elite Cultivars (Poster Abstract). Presented at Plant & Animal Genome XIII Conference, San Diego, CA.
 
C Langin, J Shultz, N Lavu, D Wainer, J Iqbal, DA Lightfoot, 2005, Mapping Relationships Among Soybean Genomic Features (Poster Abstract). Presented at Plant & Animal Genome XIII Conference, San Diego, CA.
 
C Langin, J Shultz, N Lavu, D Wainer, J Iqbal, DA Lightfoot, 2005, The Soybean Gbrowse Database Maps Relationships Between Soybean Genomic Features (Poster Abstract). Presented at Plant & Animal Genome XIII Conference, San Diego, CA.
 
Jeffry Shultz, N Lavu, Chet Langin, Kay Shopinski, S Kazi, R Bashir, J Iqbal, J Afzal, C Town, K Meksem, H Zhang, C Wu, David Lightfoot, 2005, Uses Of The Soybean Sequence Ready Physical Map (Workshop). Presented at Plant & Animal Genome XIII Conference, San Diego, CA.
 
J Shultz, S Yaegashi, K Zobrist, Chet Langin, MJ Iqbal, DA Lightfoot, 2005, Cataloging Homeologous Genomic Regions Of The Duplicated Soybean Genome By Physical Map Analysis (Poster Abstract). Presented at Plant & Animal Genome XIII Conference, San Diego, CA.
 
Jeffery Schultz, Chester Langin, Nagajothi Lavu, M Javed Iqbal, Kay Shopinski, Jawad Afzal, Samreen Kazi, Rabia Bashir, Chenchag Wu, Chris Town, Hongbin Zhang and David Lightfoot. Genome Evolution-Framework Genome Comparisons Among Medicago truncatula, Arabidopsis thaliana and Glycine max Shows Separate Paleopolyploid Genome Structures has Provided Aneuplorosis in Disease Resistance and Other Trait Loci (Poster Abstract). 2005 Model legume Congress, PacificGrove, California, June5-9, 2005, pg:153
 
Samreen Kazi, Rabia Bashir, Jeffry Shultz, Chester Langin, Javed Iqbal and David A. Lightfoot, 2005, Development and mapping of 1053 new SSR markers from the Soybean Sequence Ready Physical Map (Poster). Plant and Animal Genome conference. January 15-19, 2005 Town and Country convention center Sa Diego, CA.
 
2004
 
Shultz, Jeff , Meksem, Khalid, Langin, Chet, Kazi, Samreen, Zobrist, Kimberly, Yaegashi, Satsuki, Lavu, Nagajyothi, Iqbal, Javed, Potter, Jamie, Yesudas, Charles, Wainer, David, Watson, Dennis, Wu, Chencang, Zhang, Hong Bin, Town, Christopher, Lightfoot, David, 2004, Browsing the soybean genome: Educational challenges from physical map builds of a recently duplicated genome (Poster). American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB), Lake Buena Vista, FL, July 24 - July 28, 2004.
 

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