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Leonids Novickis

Head of Department,

Corresponding member of the Latvian Academy of Sciences,

RTU professor, Dr.habil.sc.ing. 

                Education

1977-1980 Doctoral  student, RPI (Riga)
1973 Graduated from the Faculty of Computer Science and IT of Riga Politechnical Institute ( RPI ). Applied Mathematics
2006 Latvian Academy of Science: Corresponding Member
2001 RTU professor
1992 Dr.habil.sc.ing., Riga Technical University
1990   Dr.sc.ing., Latvian Academy of Sciences
1980 Candidate of Technical Sciences (RPI )
  Current employment
2014 -  present    Head of the Department of Software Engineering, Riga Technical University  (RTU)
1992 – present     Professor, RTU
  Previous employment

1998  - 2014        

Head of the Department of Applied Computer Software, RTU
1984 – 1992         Assistant Professor, RTU ( former  RPI )
1973 – 1984  Assistant and Lecturer, Riga Politechnical Institute ( RPI )
  Research experience
 

Main research projects:

1996-2000 The project "Intelligent Tutoring Systems Development based on the modeling and animation" funded by the Latvian Council of Sciences. Project leader
1998-2000

The project under 4th EC Framework  Programme.

Title: Further Development and Practical Application of Harbour Processes Models, Methods and Tools (DAMAC-HP). Scientific co-ordinator 
1998-2013

Collaboration project with insurance company BALVA and company DIASOFT

Title : "IT solutions for Insurance Business". Project's leader
2001 - 2003 EC IST 5th FP Project "Applications of Simulation and IT-Solutions in the Baltic Port Areas of the Newly Associated States" (BALTPORTS-IT). Project”s scientific co-ordinator
2004 - 2006  Leonardo da Vinci Programme project SocSimNet “Competence Network for Introduction of Modern ICT in Social Systems Simulation”.  Participant
2004 - 2007 EC IST 6th FP project IST4Balt “Promotion of IST in Baltic States”, WP leader
2004 - 2006 EC IST 6th FP project eLOGMAR-M “Web-Based and Mobile Solutions for Collaborative Work Environment with Logistics and Maritime Applications”.Scientific co-ordinator
2004 - 2008 EC IST 6th FP project UNITE “Unified Teaching Environment for the School”. WP leader 
2009 - 2012 EC Baltic Sea Region Interreg Programme project BONITA “Baltic Organisation and Network of Innovation Transfer Associations”. WP leader
2004 - 2006  Leonardo da Vinci Programme Project LOGIS-Mobile “Competence Framework for Mobile on-site Accelerated Vocational Training in Logistics Information Systems”. Participant
2001-2004  Project of Latvian Council of Science “ Development of Intelligent Financial and Insurance Software Based on Web Technologies”. Project leader
2005 - 2008 Project of Latvian Council of Science “ Integrated Applied Software Based on Web Technologies”. Project leader
From  2013 Project of Latvian Council of Science “Distributed Artificial Intelligence and Web Technologies Based Methods and Models for the Development of Intelligent Applied Software and Computer Systems Architecture”. WP leader
2013 - 2015 EC FP7 project eINTERASIA „ICT Transfer Concept for Adaptation, Dissemination and Local Explotation of European Research Results in Central Asian Contries”. Project coordinator
 

Main publications (2010-2016):

 

  1. Bartusevics A., Novickis L. Models for Implementation of Software Configuration Management. In:„Procedia Computer Science”, ICT in Regional Developmemnt, Volume 43, 2015, Elsevier, ISSN 1877-0509 , pp. 3.-10 (SCOPUS)
  2. Lesovskis A., Kotovs V., Novickis L. Integration of the tagging mechanism in the collaborative e-Learning system. In: Scientific Journal of RTU. 5 series, Computer Science,  Riga, 2012, ISSN-1436-4522-, 8 p.(EBSCO, VINITI)
  3. Mitasiunas A.,  Rikure T., Novickis L., Jurenoks A. Further Development of Information Technology Transfer Concept for Adaptation and Exploitation of European Research Results in the Baltic Sea Region Countries. In:  Scientific Journal of RTU, series  5, Computer Science, vol. 49 , Information technology and  management science (2011), pp.  9-16 (EBSCO, VINITI)
  4. Mitasiunas A., Novickis L. Enterprise SPICE Based Education Capability Maturity Model. In: Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, BIR 2011. International Workshops and Doctoral Consortium. Revised Selected Papers, Springer, 2012, pp. 102–116 (ACM, DBL Vis, Springer Link DBs, Web of Science).
  5. Romanovs A., Soshko O., Merkuryev Y., Novickis L. Evaluation of Engineering Course Content by Bloom”s Taxonomy: A Case Study. In: Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, BIR 2011 International Workshops and  Doctoral Consortium. Selected  Revised Papers, Springer (2012), pp. 158-170.(ACM, Springer Link DBs, Web of Science)
  6. Bartusevičs, A., Kotovs, V., Novickis, L. A Method for the Effective Configuration of Reuse-Oriented Software Release and Its Application in the Field of Insurance Area. In:. Scientific Journal of Riga Technical University. Information Technology and Management Science. Volume.15, 2012, Riga, Latvia, pp.111-115 (EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar)
  7. Bartusevics A., Novickis L., Bluemel E. Intellectual Model-Based Configuration Management Conception In: Scientific Journal of Riga Technical University. Applied Computer Systems. 2014/15. Riga: RTU Press, 2014. – pp. 22-27, ISSN-2255-8683, e-ISSN 225-8691 (EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar)
  8. Grundspenkis J., Novickis L., Nikiforova O. Scientific Journal of Applied Computer Systems: Looking Back and Moving Forward. In : Scientific Journal of Riga Technical University. Applied Computer Systems. 2013/14. Riga: RTU Press, 2013. – pp. 6-8, ISSN-2255-8683, e-ISSN 225-8691 (EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar)
  9. Bartusevičs A., Novickis L. Models for Implementation of Software Configuration Management. In: Journal „Procedia Computer Science”, Elsevier, 2014, Vol.43, pp. 3.-10, ISSN 1877-0509 (SCOPUS)
  10. Bartusevičs A., Novickis L., Leye S. Implementation of Software Configuration Management Process by Models: Practical Experiments and Learned Lessons. In: Scientific Journal of RTU. Applied Computer Systems. Nr.16, 2014, 26.-32.lpp. ISSN 2255-8683. e-ISSN 2255-8691. (EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar)
  11. Bartusevičs A., Novickis L. Towards the Model-driven Software Configuration Management Process . In: Scientific Journal of RTU. Information Technology and Management Science. Nr.17, 2014, 32.-38.lpp. ISSN 2255-9086. e-ISSN 2255-9094 (EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar)
  12. Mitasiunas A., Novickis L., Kalpokas R. Security Process Capability Model Based on ISO/IEC 15504 Conformant Enterprise SPICE. In : Scientific Journal of RTU. Applied Computer Systems, 2014/15, RTU Press, 2014, pp.36-41 ( EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar).
  13. Novickis L., Mitasiunas A. eINTERASIA Project : IT Transfer Concept for Adaptation and Dissemination of Innovative European Research Results in Central Asian Countries. In: Scientific Journal of RTU. Applied Computer Systems, 2015/17, RTU Press, 2015, pp.7-12 ( EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar).
  14. Novickis L., Vinichenko S., Sotnichoks M., Lesovskis A. Graph Models and GeoData Based Web Portal in Cargo Transportation. In : Scientific Journal of RTU. Applied Computer Systems, 2015/17, RTU Press, 2015, pp.35-39 ( EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar).
  15. Bartusevičs A., Novickis L., Leye S. Models and Methods of Software Configuration Management. In: Scientific Journal of RTU. Applied Computer Systems, 2015/17,RTU Press, pp. 53-59 (EBSCO, VINITI, Google Scholar).
  16. Ponomarenko V., Novickis L., Mitasiunas A., etc. Use of Technology Transfer Model in the Dissemination and Validation of Web-Based Solutions in Transport and Logistics. In : International Journal of Computers, vol. 1, 2016, pp.89-95. Proceedings of International Conference „Applications and Simulation of Computer Science”, Prague, March 18-20, 2016. ISSN : 2367-8895. On-line : http://www.iaras.org/iaras/journals/ijc ( Elsevier, ACM, SCOPUS).
  17. Novickis L., Mitasiunas A., Ponomarenko V. Towards Knowledge and Information Technology Transfer Concept and Its Validation. In: Procedia Computer Science, ICTE in Regional Development , 2015 , Valmiera, Elsevier, Volume 77, 2015, Pages 48–55.

Conference proceedings

  1. Novickis, L., Mitasiunas, A., Rikure, T., Jurenoks, A. Promotion of e-Learning Solutions via Information Technology Transfer Concept and Baltic Regional Network. In: Proceedings of Annual International Conference "Virtual and Augmented Reality in Education" (VARE 2011), Latvia, Valmiera, March, 2011, pp.71-80. ISBN 978-9984-633-18-3 (EBSCO DB)
  2. Novickis, L., Lesovskis, A., Mitasiunas, A. Technology Transfer Model and Web-Based Solutions for Transport Logistics Service Providers. In: Proceedings of the European Computing Conference (ECC ’11), France, Paris, 28-30 April, 2011, WSEAS Press, 2011, pp.132-136. ISBN 978-960-474-297-4 (The Web of Knowledge, SCOPUS)
  3. T.Rikure, L.Novickis. Building a Learner Psychophysiological Model Based Adaptive e-learning Systems: A General Framework and its Implementation. In: Lecdture Notes in Computer Science. Advances in Databases and Information Systems, Associated Workshops and Doctoral Consortium .  5968 Springer, 2010, ISBN 978-3-642-12081-7. – pp. 31-38 (ACM, Web of Science, DBLVis, SpringerLink DBs).
  4. Romanovs A., Soshko O., Y. Merkuryev, Novickis L. Planning “Logistics Information Systems” Course Content and Its Promotion through Baltic Regional Competence Network. In: Proceedings of WSEAS 13th International Conference on Applied Informatics and Communications, Italy, Florence, 23.-25. August, 2011. - pp. 77-82. (The ISI Web of Knowledge SCOPUS, EBSCO)
  5. Lesovskis, A., Novickis, L. Semantic Wiki-Based Collaborative e-Learning System. In: Proceedings of Annual International Conference "Virtual and Augmented Reality in Education" (VARE 2011), Latvia, Valmiera, March, 2011, pp.125-129. ISBN 978-9984-633-18-3 (EBSCO)
  6. Kotovs, V., Lesovskis, A., Novickis, L. Reuse-Oriented and Internet-Based Collaborative Framework for Transport Logistics Service Providers. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Intelligent Technologies in Logistics and Mechatronics Systems (ITELMS '2011), Lithuania, Panevėžys, 5-6 May, 2011, pp.43-47. ISBN 978-609-02-0054-4 (EBSCO, Web of Science)
  7. Kotovs, V., Lesovskis, A., Novickis, L. Towards Reuse-Oriented and Web-Based Collaborative Framework for e-Business Providers. In: Proceedings of IFIP Conference on e-Business, e-Services and e-Society (I3E), October, 2011, Kaunas, Lithuania.- pp. 282-291 (ISI Web knowledge/Web of Science)
  8. Lesovskis, A., Kotovs, V., Rikure, T., Novickis, L. Supporting the Psychophysiological Model of the Learner in the Collaborative E-Learning System. In: Local Proceedings of 10th International Conference BIR 2011 „Perspectives in Business Informatics Research”,Associated Workshops and Doctoral Consortium, Latvia, Rīga, 6-8 October, 2011, Riga Technical University, 2011, pp.251-258, ISBN 978-9984-30-197-6.
  9. Ginters E.,Merkuryev Y., Novickis L., Grundspenkis J. at.al.Simulation Highway – Direct Access Intelligent Cloud Simulator. In: Proceedings of the 23rd European Modelling and Simulation Symposium, EMSS 2011, September 12-14, Rome, Italy, pp. 62-71 (SCOPUS)
  10. Romanovs A., Soshko O., Merkuryev Y., Novickis L. Harmonizing „Logistics Information Systems” Course’s Content to Bloom”s Taxonomy. In: Local Proceedings of 10th International Conference  BIR 2011 „Perspectives in Business Informatics Research”. Associates Workshop and  Doctoral Consortium, Latvia, Riga, October 6-8, 2011,pp.259-268, ISBN 978-9984-30-197-6
  11. Mitasiunas A., L.Novickis Education Capability Assessment and Improvement. In: Local Proceedings of 10th International Conference  BIR 2011 „Perspectives in Business Informatics Research”. Associates Workshop and  Doctoral Consortium, Latvia, Riga, October 6-8, 2011,pp. 189.-199, ISBN 978-9984-30-197-6
  12. Bluemel E., Novickis L., Schumann M., Leye S. Mixed  Reality and Digital Engineering Solutions and Their Promotion in the Baltic States. In : Proceeding of 3rd International Workshop „Intelligent Educational Systems and Technology-enhanced Learning” (INTEL-EDU 2012), ISBN 978-9984-30-210-2, Riga, RTU, 2012, pp. 7-19
  13. Chistovskis V., Lesovskis A., Novickis L. Optimization of Educational and Learning Web Portals for  Searching Systems. In : Proceeding of 3rd International Workshop „Intelligent Educational Systems and Technology-enhanced Learning” (INTEL-EDU 2012), ISBN 978-9984-30-210-2, Riga, RTU, 2012, pp. 79-88.
  14. Jurenoks A., Novickis L. Wireless Sensor Networks Lifetime Assessment Model Development. In : Proceedings of the 10th International  Scientific and Practical Conference „ Environment, Technology, Resources”, Vol. 3, Rezekne, Latvia, June 18-20, 2015. ISSN 1691-5402, ISBN 978-9984-44-173-3, pp. 121-126 ( Web of Science ).
  15. Jurenoks A., Novickis L. Wireless Sensor Network Live Circle Simulation Tool to Balance Energy Consumption in the Network Nodes. In : Proceedings ot the 2015 European Simulation and Modelling Conference ESM”2015, October 26-28, 2015, Leicester, UK, ISBN 978-90-77381-90-8, pp. 245-250 ( SCOPUS ).
  16. Jurenoks, A., Novickis, L. Modification of Routing Protocols of the Wireless Sensor Network for Increasing the Network Life Expectancy. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Data Networks, Communications, Computers (DNCOCO '15), Budapest, Hungary, December 12-14, 2015. ISBN 978-1-61804-355-9, ISSN 1790-5117 WSEAS Press, 2015, 110.-118.lpp. (SCOPUS)
  17. Bartusevičs, A., Novickis, L. Model–Driven Software Configuration Management and Environment Model. In: Recent Advances in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Systems, Communications, Computers and Applications (CSCCA"14), Italy, Florence, November 22–24, 2014, WSEAS Press, pp. 132–140. ISBN 978–960–474–399–5. ISSN 1790–5117 (SCOPUS).
  18. Bartusevičs, A., Novickis, L., Lesovskis, A. Model–Driven Software Configuration Management and Semantic Web in Applied Software Development. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Telecommunications and Informatics 11 (TELE–INFO'14), Istanbul, Turkey, December 15–17, 2014, pp. 108.–116, ISBN 978-1-61804-262-0  (SCOPUS).
  19. Kumar M. Agarwal, L.Novickis. Internet-Based Learning Approach for English Language Acquisition. In : Proceedings of the International Scientific Conference „Society, Integration, Education”, Volume 3, May 23-24, 2014, Rezekne, Latvia, pp.495-503 ( Web of Science).
  20. Bartusevics, A., Novickis, L. Model–Based Approach for Implementation of Software Configuration Management Process. In: MODELSWARD 2015. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Model-Driven Engineering and Software Development, France, Angers, 9-11 February, 2015, pp.177-184. ISBN 978-989-758-083-3 (SCOPUS).
  21. Bartusevičs, A., Lesovskis, A., Novickis, L. Semantic Web Technologies and Model–Driven Approach for the Development and Configuration Management of Intelligent Web–Based Systems. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Circuits, Systems, Signal Processing, Communications and Computers, Austria, Vienna, March 15–17, 2015, pp. 32–39. ISBN 978–1–61804–285–9, ISSN 1790–5117 (SCOPUS).
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Edited proceedings

  1. Scientific Journal of Riga Technical University. Applied Computer Systems, 2015/17, RTU Press, 2015- Volume editor, Editor-in-chief J.Grundspenkis
  2. Intelligent Educational Systems and Technology- enhanced Learning. Proceedings of 3rd International Workshop INTEL-EDU 2012, Riga. Edited by J.Grundspenkis, L.Novickis
  3. Proceedings of Associated Workshops and Doctoral Consortium of the 13th East European Conference ADBIS 2009. Revised Selected, Vol.5968, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, Berlin/ Heidelberg, 2010. Editors: J.Grundspenkis, M.Kirikova, Y.Manolopoulas, L.Novickis.

 

Supervision of defended doctoral theses

  1.  T.Rikure. Development of Adaptive Tutoring Systems Based on Learner Model (2009).
  2.  M.Uhanova. Estimation of Insurance Risks  Based on Web Technologies and Modelling (2008)         
  3.  A.Bartusevics. The Development and Implementation of Model-Driven Software Configuration Management Solutions  ( 2015 ).
  4.  A.Jurenoks. Development and Estimation of Wireless Sensor Network Life Expectancy Assessing Model and Methods ( 2016).

Main taught courses

  • Adaptive Data Processing Systems
  • Applied Computer Systems Software
  • Applied Intelligent Systems
  • Specialized Data Processing Technologies
  • e-Business Solutions

Participation in scientific bodies

  • Chairman of the Council for  Scientific Degree Promotion in e-Learning Management.
  • Member of the Council for Scientific Degree Promotion in Information Technology

Institutional positions

  • Member of the Council of the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technologies  ( RTU).
  • Member of the Council of the Institute of Applied Computer Systems ( RTU ).
  • Member of the Professor Council of Latvian University.
  • Member of RTU Senate.
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