Guest Editorials:

S. Shirmohammadi, J. Luo, J. Yang, and A. El Saddik, “Introduction to ACM Multimedia 2010 Best Paper Candidates”, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications, Vol. 7S, Issue 1, October 2011, Article No. 20, 2 pages.
 
S. Shirmohammadi, S. Panchanathan, and A. Alamari, “Guest Editorial for Special Section on IEEE Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games 2010”, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 60, Issue 11, November 2011, pp. 3498-3500.
 
S. Shirmohammadi and A. Sarti, “Special Section on IEEE HAVE 2009”, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 60, No. 1, January 2011, pp. 2-3.
 
 

Non-refereed Articles:

R. Iqbal and S. Shirmohammadi, “Secure Adaptive Video Streaming in the Compressed-Domain: Benefits and Drawbacks”, IEEE COMSOC Multimedia Communications Technical Committee E-Letter, Vol. 6, No. 10, October 2011, pp. 14-18. 

 

Refereed Journals (accepted or published):

M.-B. Radac, R.-E. Precup, E.M. Petriu, S. Preitl, “Application of IFT and SPSA to Servo System Control," IEEE Tr. Neural Networks, Vol. 22 , No. 12 , Part: 2, pp. 2363-2375, 2011
 
R. Abielmona, E.M. Petriu, M. Harb, S. Wesolkowski, “Mission-Driven Robotic Intelligent Sensor Agents for Territorial Security,” IEEE Comp. Intell. Mag., Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 55-67, 2011
 
J. Zhou, F. Malric, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, “Uniform Hardness Perception in 6-DOF Haptic Rendering,” IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas. Vol. 60, No. 1, pp. 214-225, 2011
 
X, Wang, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, “Fabric Texture Analysis Using Computer Vision Techniques,” IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 60, No. 1, pp. 44-56, 2011
 
M.-B. Radac, R.-E. Precup, E.M. Petriu, S. Preitl, C.-A. Dragoş, “Convergent Iterative Feedback Tuning of State Feedback-Controlled Servo Systems,” Informatics in Control Automation and Robotics, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Vol. 85, Part 2, pp. 99-111, Springer, Berlin-Heidelberg, 2011,
 
M. Omidyeganeh, S. Ghaemmaghami, and S. Shirmohammadi, “Video Keyframe Analysis Using A Segment Based Statistical Metric in A Visually Sensitive Parametric Space”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 20, Issue 10, October 2011, pp. 2730-2737.
 
N. Hariri, B. Hariri, and S. Shirmohammadi, “A Distributed Measurement Scheme for Internet Latency Estimation”, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 60, Issue 5, May 2011, pp. 1594-1603. 
 
 

Refereed Demos published in Proceedings:

H. Rahimi, A.A.N. Shirehjini, and S. Shirmohammadi, “Context-Aware 3D Object Streaming for Mobile Games”, Proc. ACM/IEEE Network and Systems Support for Games, Ottawa, Canada, October 6-7 2011, 3 pages. 
 
B. Hariri, S. Abtahi, S. Shirmohammadi, and L. Martel, “Vision Based Smart in-Car Camera System for Driver Yawning Detection”, Proc. ACM/IEEE International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras, Ghent, Belgium, August 23-26 2011, 2 pages. 
 
 

Refereed Proceedings:

F. Shi, E.M. Petriu, A. Cordeiro, “Human Action Recognition from Local Part Model,“ Proc. HAVE 2011 -IEEE Int. Symp. Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, pp. 35 - 38, Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China, Oct. 2011.
 
Y. Zhao, X. Wang, E.M. Petriu, “Facial Expression Anlysis using Eye Gaze Information,” Proc. CIMSA 2011 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications, pp. 7-10, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Sep. 2011.
 
N. Dardas, E.M. Petriu, “Hand Gesture Detection and Recognition Using Principal Component Analysis,” Proc. CIMSA 2011 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications, pp. 11-16, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Sep. 2011.
 
M. Abdallah, E. M. Petriu, K. Kennedy, R. Narbaitz, M. Warith, “Intelligent Control of Bioreactor Landfills,” Proc. CIMSA 2011 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications, pp. 17-22, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Sep. 2011.
 
X. Wang, E.M. Petriu, “Neural Fractal Prediction of Three Dimensional Surface Roughness,” Proc. CIMSA 2011 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications, pp. 76-79, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Sep. 2011.
 
A.Stathakis, E.M. Petriu, “Robust Pseudo-Random Fiducial Marker for Indoor Localization,” Proc. ROSE 2011, IEEE Int. Symp. Robotic and Sensor Environments, pp. 19-24, Montreal, Que, Canada, Sep. 2011.
 
E.M. Petriu, “Biology-Inspired Multimodal Tactile Sensor System,” Proc. ROSE 2011, IEEE Int. Symp. Robotic and Sensor Environments, pp. 54-59, Montreal, Que, Canada, Sep. 2011.
 
E. Torunski, A. El Saddik, E.M. Petriu, “Gesture Recognition on a Mobile Device for Remote Event Generation,” Proc. ICME’2011 Int. Conf. Multimedia and Expo, pp. 1-6, Barcelona, Spain, July 2011
 
H.R. Maamar, G.R. Alonso, A. Boukerche, E.M. Petriu, “Energy-aware Analysis for Supplying Partner Selection in Mobile P2P 3D Streaming,” Proc. 2011 IEEE Symp. Computers and Communications (ISCC), pp, 74 – 79, 2011
 
M. Fouad, A. El Saddik, J. Zhao, E.M. Petriu, “Combining cryptography and watermarking to secure revocable iris templates,” Proc. I²MTC 2011 – IEEE Int. Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 1-4, Hangzhou, China, May 2011
 
M.-B. Radac, R.-B. Grad, R.-E. Precup, E. M. Petriu, S. Preitl, C.-A. Dragos, “Mixed Virtual Reference Feedback Tuning - Iterative Feedback Tuning: Method and Laboratory Assessment,” Proc. ISIE 2011 - IEEE Int. Symposium on Industrial Electronics, pp. 649-654, Gdansk, Poland, 2011.
 
C.-A. Dragos, S. Preitl, R.-E. Precup, E. M. Petriu, A.-I. Stinean, “A Comparative Case Study of Position Control Solutions for a Mechatronics Application,” Proc. 2011 IEEE/ASME Int. Conf. Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics - AIM 2011, pp. 814-819, Budapest, Hungary, 2011.
 
M. Fouad, A. El Saddik, J. Zhao, E.M. Petriu, ”A Fuzzy Vault Implementation for Securing Revocable Iris Templates, ” Proc. IEEE Int. Systems Conf - SysCon 2011, pp. 491 – 494, Montreal, Que, Canada, 2011
 
G. Villalobos, R. Almaghrabi, B. Hariri, and S. Shirmohammadi “A Personal Assistive System for Nutrient Intake Monitoring”, Proc. ACM Workshop On Ubiquitous Meta User Interfaces, in Proc. ACM Multimedia, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, November 28-December 1 2011, pp. 17-22.
 
M. Omidyeganeh, A. Javadtalab, S. Ghaemmaghami, and S. Shirmohammadi, “Statistical Modeling of Error Resilient JPEG2000 Decoding”, Proc. IEEE Region 10 Annual Conference (TENCON), Bali, Indonesia, November 21-24 2011, pp. 403-407.
 
H. Rahimi, A.A.N. Shirehjini, and S. Shirmohammadi, “Activity-Centric Streaming of Virtual Environments and Games to Mobile Devices”, Proc. IEEE Symposium on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China, October 15-16 2011, pp. 45-50.
 
A.S.M. Rahman, N. Azmi, S. Shirmohammadi, and A. El Saddik, “A Novel Haptic Jacket based Alerting Scheme in a Driver Fatigue Monitoring System”, Proc. IEEE Symposium on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China, October 15-16 2011, pp. 112-117.
 
M. Omidyeganeh, A. Javadtalab, and S. Shirmohammadi, “Intelligent Driver Drowsiness Detection through Fusion of Yawning and Eye Closure”, Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Ottawa, Canada, September 19-21 2011, 6 pages.
 
N. Azmi, A.S.M. Rahman, S. Shirmohammadi, and A. El Saddik, “LBP-based Driver Fatigue Monitoring System with the Adoption of Haptic Warning Scheme”, Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Ottawa, Canada, September 19-21 2011, 4 pages.
 
P. Pouladzadeh, M. Semsarzadeh, B. Hariri, and S. Shirmohammadi, “An Enhanced Mean-Shift and LBP-based Face Tracking Method”, Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Ottawa, Canada, September 19-21 2011, 4 pages.
 
A. Yassine, A.A.N. Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, and T.T. Tran, “Online Information Privacy: Agent-Mediated Payoff”, Proc. Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust, Montreal, Canada, July 19-21 2011, pp. 260-263.
 
A. Javadtalab, L. Abbadi, M. Omidyeganeh, C. Adams, S. Shirmohammadi, and A. El Saddik, “Transparent Non-Intrusive Multimodal Biometric System For Video Conference Using The Fusion of Face and Ear Recognition”, Proc. Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust, Montreal, Canada, July 19-21 2011, pp. 87-92.
 
A. Javadtalab, M. Omidyeganeh, S. Shirmohammadi, and M. Hosseini, “A Rate Control Algorithm for x264 High Definition Video Conferencing”, Proc. Workshop on Acoustics and Video Coding and Communication, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, Barcelona, Spain, July 11-15 2011, 6 pages.
 
H. Rahimi, A.A.N. Shirehjini, and S. Shirmohammadi, “Context-Aware Prioritized Game Streaming”, Proc. Workshop on Interactive Ambient Intelligence Multimedia Environments, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, Barcelona, Spain, July 11-15 2011, 6 pages.
 
H. Roodaki, M.R. Hashemi, and S. Shirmohammadi, “A New Scalable Multi-View Video Coding Configuration for Mobile Applications”, Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, Barcelona, Spain, July 11-15 2011, 4 pages.
 
D.T. Ahmed and S. Shirmohammadi, “A Decision Support Engine for Video Surveillance Systems”, Proc. Workshop on Advances in Automated Multimedia Surveillance for Public Safety, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, Barcelona, Spain, July 11-15 2011, 6 pages.
 
M. Kazemi, K. Sadeghi, and S. Shirmohammadi, “A High Video Quality Multiple Description Coding Scheme for Lossy Channels”, Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, Barcelona, Spain, July 11-15 2011, 6 pages.
 
A. Javadtalab, M. Omidyeganeh, S. Shirmohammadi, and M. Hosseini, “On the Suitability of Current x264 Rate Controller Algorithms for High Definition Video Conferencing”, Proc. International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Signal Processing, Tehran, Iran, June 15-16 2011, pp. 107-112.
 
(Winner: Student Travel Grant) S. Abtahi, B. Hariri, and S. Shirmohammadi, “Driver Drowsiness Monitoring Based on Yawning Detection”, Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Binjiang, Hangzhou, China, May 10-12 2011, 4 pages.