Claudia Pearce

Alumnus, Collaborator, Ph.D. Alumnus

Dr. Pearce is a Senior Cloud Strategist with the Department of Defense. Her research interests include Cloud Computing Services, Databases, Information Retrieval, Text and Natural Language Processing, and Question/Answering Technologies.
In 2014, Dr. Pearce was named UMBC’s Outstanding Alumna in Engineering and Information Technology. She holds an M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from UMBC, a B.S. in Mathematics and a M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the University of Florida. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and the ACM. She has worked as a computer scientist with the Federal Government for more than 30 years and academia for 10 years.

Refereed Publications

2017

  1. S. Mittal, A. Gupta, K. P. Joshi, C. Pearce, and A. Joshi, "A Question and Answering System for Management of Cloud Service Level Agreements", InProceedings, IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, June 2017, 356 downloads.

2016

  1. K. P. Joshi, A. Gupta, S. Mittal, C. Pearce, A. Joshi, and T. Finin, "Semantic Approach to Automating Management of Big Data Privacy Policies", InProceedings, IEEE BigData 2016, December 2016, 836 downloads.
  2. K. P. Joshi, A. Gupta, S. Mittal, C. Pearce, A. Joshi, and T. Finin, "ALDA : Cognitive Assistant for Legal Document Analytics", InProceedings, AAAI Fall Symposium 2016, September 2016, 510 downloads.
  3. A. Gupta, S. Mittal, K. P. Joshi, C. Pearce, and A. Joshi, "Streamlining Management of Multiple Cloud Services", InProceedings, IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, June 2016, 600 downloads.
  4. S. Mittal, K. P. Joshi, C. Pearce, and A. Joshi, "Automatic Extraction of Metrics from SLAs for Cloud Service Management", InProceedings, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2016), April 2016, 640 downloads.

2015

  1. S. Mittal, K. P. Joshi, C. Pearce, and A. Joshi, "Parallelizing Natural Language Techniques for Knowledge Extraction from Cloud Service Level Agreements", InProceedings, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, October 2015, 618 downloads.
  2. K. P. Joshi and C. Pearce, "Automating Cloud Service Level Agreements using Semantic Technologies", InProceedings, CLaw Workshop, IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E), March 2015, 732 downloads.

Active Projects

  1. ALDA: Automated Legal Document Analytics, Collaborator