Amit Sheth is an Educator, Researcher and Entrepreneur. He is a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Georgia, and the director of the Large Scale Distributed Information Systems lab.
He is the CTO and co-founder of Semagix, Inc.
His research is in the areas of semantic interoperability and information integration, semantic web, knowledge discovery, and workflow management and web processes.
His research has led to two companies, three significant enterprise product suites, several open source tools and many applications in such domains as health care, bioinformatics, financial services, government and intelligence.
http://lsdis.cs.uga.edu/~amit or Google: sheth
Publications at: http://scholar.google.com/scholar?q=amit+sheth