• Physical-aware predictive dynamic thermal management of multi-core processors 

      Salami, Bagher; Noori, Hamid; Madipour, Farhad; Baharani, Mohammadreza (Elsevier, 2016-03-30)
      The advances in silicon process technology have made it possible to have processors with larger number of cores. The increment of cores number has been hindered by increasing power consumption and heat dissipation due to ...
    • Performance analysis of some operating systems in wireless 802.11n networks 

      Kolahi, Samad; Li, Peng (University of Bahrain (Zallaq, Bahrain), 2016-01-30)
      In this paper, the performance of some operating systems (Windows 7, Windows XP, and Fedora 12) are evaluated over IEEE 802.11n WLAN (Wireless LAN), for TCP (Transmission Control Protocol) and UDP (User Datagram Protocol), ...
    • Modelling land water composition scene for maritime traffic surveillance 

      Pang, Shaoning; Zhao, Jing (Jane); Hartill, B.; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (Inderscience Enterprises, 2016)
      Background modelling, used in many vision systems, must be robust to environmental change, yet sensitive enough to identify all moving objects of interest. Existing background modelling approaches have been developed to ...
    • Lounging with robots – social spaces of residents in care : a comparison trial 

      Peri, Kathryn; Kerse, N.; Broadbent, E.; Jayawardena, Chandimal; Kuo, Tony; Datta, Chandan; Stafford, R.Q.; MacDonald, B.A. (Wiley Online Library, 2016)
      Aims: To investigate whether robots could reduce resident sleeping and stimulate activity in the lounges of an older persons’ care facility. Methods: Non-randomised controlled trial over a 12-week period. The ...
    • Effects of software security on software development life cycle and related security issues 

      Mohaddes Deylami, Hanif; Ardekani, Iman; Muniyandi, R.C.; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Information Security (IJCIIS) (Victoria, Australia), 2015-12)
      Security is a significant issue in the software development life cycle, and may become much more problematic in the future. In the current state there is no simple solution to the software security issue. Moreover, software ...
    • Capture the talent : secondary school education with cyber security competition 

      Mohaddes Deylami, Hanif; Mohaghegh, Dr Mahsa; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein; McCauley, Michael; Ardekani, Iman; Kingston, Tamsin (Academy & Industry Research Collaboration Center (AIRCC), 2015-11)
      Recent advances in computing have caused cyber security to become an increasingly critical issue that affects our everyday life. Both young and old in society are exposed to benefits and dangers that accompany technological ...
    • Error signal measurement in active noise control systems 

      Sheth, Darshana; Ardekani, Iman (Asia-Pasific Signal Information Processing Association, 2015-08)
      Active noise control (ANC) creates a set of silent points at the location of error microphones. As a byproduct, a zone of quiet is created surrounding the silent points. Unfortunately, the extension of the created quite ...
    • A fast and adaptive video-based method for eye blink rate estimation 

      Mohammadi, Gheis; Shanbehzadeh, Jamshid; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (ACCENT Society (India), 2015-06-16)
      Eye blink rate (EBR) estimation is one of the informative cues and challengeable areas in eye-based systems that has a wide range of applications like the detecting a driver’s drowsiness, anxiety analysis, diseases detection ...
    • Role-based process view derivation and composition 

      Zhao, X.; Liu, Chengfei; Yongchareon, Dr. Sira; Kowalkiewicz, M.; Sadiq, W. (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2015-05)
      The process view concept deploys a partial and temporal representation to adjust the visible view of a business process according to various perception constraints of users. Process view technology is of practical use for ...
    • RF fingerprinting : research opportunities 

      Rehman, Saeed; Sowerby, K.W.; Alam, Shafiq (Asia Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (APSIPA), 2015-01)
      Radio Frequency (RF) fingerprinting aims to de- velop a unique identity for a wireless device that can be used in the same way a biological fingerprint operates, to improve the security and privacy of wireless communication. ...
    • Estimation of internet node location by latency measurements : the underestimation problem 

      Komosny, Dan; Voznak, Miroslav; Ganeshan, Kathiravelu; Sathu, Hira (Kaunas University of Technology (Kaunas, Lithuania), 2015)
      In this paper we deal with discovering a geographic location of a node in the Internet. Knowledge of location if fundamental element for many location based applications and web services. We focus on location finding without ...
    • An approach to interesting objects detection in low quality image sequences for fisheries management 

      Li, Z.; Chen, L.; Peng, J.; Song, Lei (World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS), 2015)
      In order to extract interest objects in low quality image sequences from fisheries management, this paper proposes a new significant feature extraction method based on cascade framework. This algorithm involves pre processing ...
    • An efficient stream-based join to process end user transactions in real-time data warehousing 

      Jamil, Noreen (2014-06)
      In the field of real-time data warehousing semistream processing has become a potential area of research since last one decade. One important operation in semi-stream processing is to join stream data with a slowly changing ...
    • Analysis of impersonation attacks on systems using RF fingerprinting and low-end receivers 

      Rehman, Saeed; Sowerby, K.W.; Coghill, Colin (Academic Press, 2014-05)
      Recently, physical layer security commonly known as Radio Frequency (RF) fingerprinting has been proposed to provide an additional layer of security for wireless devices. A unique RF fingerprint can be used to establish ...
    • Migration from PLC to IEC 61499 using Semantic Web Technologies 

      Dai, Wenbin; Dubinin, V.N.; Vyatkin, V. (IEEE, 2014-03)
      This paper proposes a new methodology of migration from IEC 61131-3 PLCs to IEC 61499 function blocks. The aim of this migration process is to recreate IEC 61131-3 applications in IEC 61499 implementations with equivalent ...
    • NIR spectrometer used for material modeling with neural networks 

      Yee, Nigel (IEEE Computer Science, 2014)
      Near infrared multi-spectral image analysis is a tool used for non-destructive determination of biological material properties. In this investigation a custom built imaging spectrometer is constructed and used for the image ...
    • Potato Crisp moisture determination using NIR data and a Back Propagation Neural Network 

      Yee, Nigel; Potgieter, Paul; Liggett, Stephen (Advanced Institute of Convergence Information Technology (AICIT), 2013-06)
      Near infrared analysis is a tool used for non-destructive determination of material properties and the potato crisp production sector has been using the technique for determination of moisture content however near infrared ...
    • Service provision control in federated service providing systems 

      Chen, Gang; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein; Pang, Shaoning (2013-03)
      Different from traditional P2P systems, individuals nodes of a Federated Service Providing (FSP) system play a more active role by offering a variety of domain-specific services. The service provision control (SPC) problem ...
    • Dynamic class imbalance learning for incremental LPSVM 

      Pang, Shaoning; Zhu, Lei; Chen, Gang; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein; Ban, Tao; Inoue, Daisuke (Neural Networks, 2013-02)
      Linear Proximal Support Vector Machines (LPSVMs), like decision trees, classic SVM, etc. are originally not equipped to handle drifting data streams that exhibit high and varying degrees of class imbalance. For online ...
    • Collaborative learning skills in multi-touch tables for UML software design 

      Basheri, Mohammed; Munro, Malcolm; Burd, Liz; Baghaei, Nilufar (International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 2013)
      The use of multi-touch interfaces for collaborative learning has received significant attention. Their ability to synchronously accommodate multiple users is an advantage in co-located collaborative design tasks. This paper ...

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