2011: Haptics

N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, "Human Perception-based Data Reduction for Haptic Communication in Six-DoF Telepresence Systems", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, (accepted, to appear), 2011
A.S.M. Rahman, N. Azmi, S. Shirmohammadi, 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, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China, October 14-17, 2011
J. Zhou, F. Malric, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, "Uniform Hardness Perception in 6-DOF Haptic Rendering", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 60, Issue 1, pp. 214-225, 2011

2011: Multimedia Computing and Communications

M. Omidyeganeh, S. Ghaemmaghami, S. Shirmohammadi, "Video Keyframe Analysis Using A Segment Based Statistical Metric in A Visually Sensitive Parametric Space", IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, (accepted, to appear), 2011
G. Villalobos, R. Almaghrabi, B. Hariri, 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
M. Omidyeganeh, A. Javadtalab, S. Ghaemmaghami, S. Shirmohammadi, F. Zargari, "Statistical Modeling of Error Resilient JPEG2000 Decoding", Proc. IEEE Region 10 Annual Conference (TENCON), Bali, Indonesia, November 21-24, 2011
M. Omidyeganeh, A. Javadtalab, 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, ON, Canada, September 19-21, 2011
N. Azmi, A.S.M. Rahman, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Nayak, 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, ON, Canada, September 19-21, 2011
P. Pouladzadeh, M. Semsarzadeh, B. Hariri, 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, ON, Canada, September 19-21, 2011
B. Hariri, S. Abtahi, S. Shirmohammadi, 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
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Decision Support Engine for Video Surveillance Systems", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Advances in Automated Multimedia Surveillance for Public Safety, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, Barcelona, Spain, July 11-15, 2011
A. Javadtalab, M. Omidyeganeh, S. Shirmohammadi, 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
H. Rahimi, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, 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
H. Roodaki, M.R. Hashemi, 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
A. Javadtalab, L. Abbadi, M. Omidyeganeh, C. Adams, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Transparent Non-Intrusive Multimodal Biometric System For Video Conference Using The Fusion of Face and Ear Recognition", Proc. Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust, Montreal, QC, Canada, July 19-21, 2011
M. Kazemi, K.H. Sadeghi, 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
A. Javadtalab, M. Omidyeganeh, S. Shirmohammadi, 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
S. Abtahi, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "Driver Drowsiness Monitoring Based on Yawning Detection", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Binjiang (Hangzhou), China, May 10-12, 2011
M. Kazemi, K.H. Sadeghi, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Mixed Layer Multiple Description Video Coding Scheme", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, (accepted, to appear), 2011

2011: Networked Games and Distributed Virtual Environments

N. Hariri, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Distributed Measurement Scheme for Internet Latency Estimation", IEEE Trans. on Instrumentation and Measurement, (accepted, to appear), 2011
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Improving Online Gaming Experience Using Location Awareness and Interaction Details", Multimedia Tools and Applications (Springer), (accepted, to appear), 2011
A. Yassine, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, T.T. Tran, "Knowledge-empowered Agent Information System for Privacy Payoff in eCommerce", Knowledge and Information Systems, Springer, (accepted, to appear), 2011
H. Rahimi, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, "Activity-Centric Streaming of Virtual Environments and Games to Mobile Devices", Proc. IEEE Symposium on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China, October 14-17, 2011
H. Rahimi, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, "Context-Aware 3D Object Streaming for Games", Proc. ACM/IEEE Network and Systems Support for Games, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 6-7, 2011
S. Shirmohammadi, A. Yassine, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, T.T. Tran, "Online Information Privacy: Agent-Mediated Payoff", Proc. Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust, Montreal, QC, Canada, July 19-21, 2011
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Message Prioritization Scheme for Virtual Collaboration", Proc. International Conference on Data Engineering and Internet Technology, Bali, Indonesia, March 15-17, 2011
A. Yassine, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, T.T. Tran, "Privacy Tradeoffs in eCommerce Agent-based Delegation for Payoff Maximization", Proc. International Conference on Data Engineering and Internet Technology, Bali, Indonesia, March 15-17, 2011
S. Shirmohammadi, A. Sarti, "Special Section on IEEE HAVE 2009", IEEE Trans. on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 60, No. 1, pp. 2-3, January 2011
E. Duplàa, S. Shirmohammadi, "Video Games in the Classroom: Building Skills in Literacy and Numeracy", Inspire: The Journal of Literacy and Numeracy for Ontario (research monograph #31), December 2011

2010: Haptics

J. Zhou, F. Malric, S. Shirmohammadi, "A New Hand Measurement Method to Simplify Calibration in CyberGlove-Based Virtual Rehabilitation", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 59, No. 10, pp. 2496-2504, October 2010
N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, "Exploring Human Perception-based Data Reduction for Haptic Communication in 6-DOF Telepresence Systems", Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, pp. 1-6, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A., October 2010
N. Sakr, F.A. Alsulaiman, J.J. Valdés, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Feature Selection in Haptic-based Handwritten Signatures Using Rough Sets", IEEE Congress on Computational Intelligence, IEEE Conference on Fuzzy Systems, Barcelona, Spain, July 2010
N. Sakr, F.A. Alsulaiman, J.J. Valdés, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Exploring the Underlying Structure of Haptic-based Handwritten Signatures using Visual Data Mining Techniques", IEEE Haptics Symposium, Boston, MA, USA, March 2010

2010: Multimedia Computing and Communications

R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "Spatio-Temporal H.264/AVC Video Adaptation with MPEG-21", in Handbook of MPEG Applications: Standards in Practice (Marios C. Angelides and Harry Agius, Wiley, 2010, ISBN 978-0-470-75007-0), pp. 205-220
M. Omidyeganeh, H. Khalilian, S. Ghaemmaghami, S. Shirmohammadi, "Robust Digital Video Watermarking in an Orthogonal Parametric Space", Proc. IEEE Region 10 Annual Conference (TENCON), Fukuoka, Japan, November 21-24, 2010
M. Omidyeganeh, S. Ghaemmaghami, S. Shirmohammadi, "Autoregressive Video Modeling through 2D Wavelet Statistics", Proc. International Conference on Intelligent Information Hiding and Multimedia Signal Processing, Darmstadt, Germany, October 15-17, 2010
M. Omidyeganeh, S. Ghaemmaghami, S. Shirmohammadi, "An Event Based Approach to Video Analysis and Keyframe Selection", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems, San Francisco, CA, USA, October 6-8, 2010
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "An Analytical Approach to Model Adaptive Video Streaming and Delivery", Proc. Workshop on Advanced Video Streaming Techniques for Peer-To-Peer Networks and Social Networking, in Proc. ACM Multimedia, Firenze, Italy, October 25-29, 2010
C.W. Leong, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, N.D. Georganas, "Leveraging Motion Estimation for Data Reduction in 3D Tele-immersive Systems", Proc. IEEE Symposium on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A., October 16-17, 2010
R. Iqbal, S. Shahabuddin, S. Shirmohammadi, "Compressed-Domain Spatial Adaptation Resilient Perceptual Encryption of Live H.264 Video", Proc. International Conference on Information Sciences, Signal Processing and their Applications, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2010

2010: Networked Games and Distributed Virtual Environments

H. Rahimi, S. Ratti, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, "Unsynchronized Networked Games: Feasibility with Time Rewind", Proc. ACM/IEEE Network and Systems supports for Games (NetGames 2010), Taipei, Taiwan, November 16-17, 2010
S. Ratti, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Survey of First Person Shooter Gaming Traffic on the Internet", IEEE Internet Computing, Vol. 14, No. 5, pp. 60-69, September - Octobre, 2010
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Uniform and Non-Uniform Zoning for Load Balancing in Virtual Environments", Proc. International Conference on Embedded and Multimedia Computing, Cebu, Philippines, August 11-13, 2010
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Quality Control Algorithm Based on Virtual Distance in Games", Proc. International Conference on Embedded and Multimedia Computing, Cebu, Philippines, August 11-13, 2010
A. Yassine, S. Shirmohammadi, T.T. Tran, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, "An Intelligent Agent-based Model for Future Personal Information Markets", Proc. IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology, Toronto, Canada, August 31 - September 3, 2010
N. Hariri, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Distributed Measurement System for Internet Delay Estimation", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Austin, Texas, USA, May 3-6, 2010
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Fault Tolerance Procedure for P2P Online Games", Proc. International Conference on Information Sciences, Signal Processing and their Applications, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2010

2009: Ambient Intelligence

A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, "A High Precision Sensor System for Indoor Object Positioning and Monitoring", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Robotic and Sensors Environments, Lecco, Italy, November 6 - 7, 2009
A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Mobile 3D User Interface for Interaction with Ambient Audio Visual Environments", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, Lecco, Italy, November 7 - 8, 2009
Q. Chen, F. Malric, Y. Zhang, M. Abid, A. Cordeiro, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, "Interacting with Digital Signage Using Hand Gestures", in Proc. ICIAR 2009, LNCS 5627, pp. 347-358, Halifax, NS, Canada, July 2009

2009: Haptics

N. Sakr, J. Zhou, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, "Prediction-based Haptic Data Reduction and Transmission in Telementoring Systems", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 58, No. 5, pp. 1727-1736, August 2009
R. Kayyali, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Benchmarked Automated Progress Measurement System for Haptic Motor Rehabilitation", International Journal of Advanced Media and Communication, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2009
A.M. Cretu, P. Payeur, E.M. Petriu, "Neural Gas and Growing Neural Gas Networks for Selective 3D Sensing: A Comparative Study", Sensors & Transducers Journal, Vol. 5, pp. 119-134, 2009
N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, E.M. Petriu, "Multimodal Vision-Haptic Perception of Digital Watermarks Embedded in 3D Meshes", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, (accepted, to appear), 2009
X. Wang, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Fiber-level Structure Recognition of Woven Textile", Proc. HAVE 2009 - IEEE Int. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and Games, pp. 117-122, Lecco, Italy, November 2009
Y. Zhao, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Part-based PCA for Facial Feature Extraction and Classification", Proc. HAVE 2009 - IEEE Int. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and Games, pp. 99-104, Lecco, Italy, November 2009
J. Zhou, F. Malric, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, "Compensating Device Inertia for 6-DOF Haptic Rendering", Proc. of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC'09), pp. 12-17, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A, October 11-14, 2009
N. Sakr, J. Zhou, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, E.M. Petriu, "Network Traffic Reduction in Six Degree-of-Freedom Haptic Telementoring Systems", Proc. IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, pp. 2525-2530, San Antonio, TX, U.S.A., October 11-14, 2009
N. Sakr, F.A. Alsulaiman, J.J. Valdés, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Relevant Feature Selection and Generation in High Dimensional Haptic-based Biometric Data", Proc. International Conference on Data Mining (DMIN'09) (CSREA Press), Las Vegas, NV, USA, July 2009
F.A. Alsulaiman, N. Sakr, J.J. Valdés, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Feature Selection and Classification in Genetic Programming: Application to Haptic-based Biometric data", IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defence Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, July 2009
N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, "Perceptibility of Digital Watermarks Embedded in 3D Meshes using Unimodal and Bimodal Hapto-Visual Interaction", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Singapore, May 5-7, 2009
J. Zhou, F. Malric, S. Shirmohammadi, "Practical Calibration for Upper Extremity Patients in Haptic Rehabilitation", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Medical Measurement and Applications, pp. 73-78, Cetraro, Italy, May 29 - 30, 2009
A.M. Cretu, P. Payeur, E.M. Petriu, "Selective Elasticity Data Acquisition on 3D Deformable Objects for Virtualized Reality Applications", Proc. 2009 IEEE Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Virtual Environments, pp. 14-19, Nashville, TN, USA, April 2009
N. Sakr, J. Zhou, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, E.M. Petriu, "Robust Perception-based Data Reduction and Transmission in Telehaptic Systems", Proc. of World Haptics, Third Joint Eurohaptics Conference and Symposium on Haptic Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems, pp. 214-219, Salt Lake City, USA, March 2009

2009: Multimedia Computing and Communications

R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "DAg-stream: Distributed Video Adaptation for Overlay Streaming to Heterogeneous Devices", Springer’s Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications, (Accepted, to Appear), 2009
S. Shahabuddin, R. Iqbal, A.A. Nazari Shirehjini, S. Shirmohammadi, "Compressed Domain Spatial Adaptation for H.264 Video", Proc. ACM Multimedia, Beijing, China, October 19 - 24, 2009
R. Iqbal, S. Shahabuddin, S. Shirmohammadi, "Compressed-Domain Spatio-Temporal Adaptation System for Video Delivery", Proc. ACM Multimedia, Beijing, China, October 19 - 24, 2009 (Demo)
R. Iqbal, S. Ratti, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Distributed Camera Network Architecture Supporting Video Adaptation", Proc. ACM/IEEE International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras, Como, Italy, August 30 - Septembre 2, 2009
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Light-Weight Federated Video Adaptation System for P2P Overlays", Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, New York, USA, June 28 - July 3, 2009
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "Cooperative Video Adaptation And Streaming Scheme For Mobile And Heterogeneous Devices In A Community Network", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Community Driven Mobile Multimedia, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, New York, USA, June 28 - July 3, 2009
S. Shahabuddin, R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, J. Zhao, "Compressed-Domain Temporal Adaptation-Resilient Watermarking For H.264 Video Authentication", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Multimedia Security and Content Protection, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, New York, USA, June 28 - July 3, 2009
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "MPEG-21 Based Temporal Video Adaptation for Heterogeneous Devices and Mobile Environments", Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, New York, USA, June 28 - July 3, 2009 (Demo)

2009: Networked Games and Distributed Virtual Environments

D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, "A Hybrid P2P Communications Architecture for Zonal MMOGs", Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer, (accepted, to appear), 2009
B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, M.H. Alavi, "An Adaptive Latency Mitigation Scheme for Massively Multiuser Virtual Environments", Journal of Computer and Network Applications, Elsevier, (accepted, to appear), 2009
B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, M.H. Alavi, "Using Geometrical Routing for Overlay Networking in MMOGs", Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer, (accepted, to appear), 2009
M. Ghaffari, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "On the Necessity of Using Delaunay Triangulation Substrate in Greedy Routing Based Networks", IEEE Communications Letters, (accepted, to appear), 2009
S. Ratti, C. Towle, P. Proulx, S. Shirmohammadi, "FizzX: Multiplayer Time Manipulation in Networked Games", Proc. ACM workshop on Network and Systems Support for Games (NetGames), Paris, France, November 23-24, 2009
N. Hariri, J. Habibi, S. Shirmohammadi, B. Hariri, "DCS: A Distributed Coordinate System for Network Positioning", Proc. IEEE Int. Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, Singapore, October 25 - 28, 2009
M. Ghaffari, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Delaunay Triangulation Architecture Supporting Churn and User Mobility in MMVEs", Proc. ACM International Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV), Williamsburg, Virginia, U.S.A., June 3-5, 2009
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Model and Measurement of MMOG Time-Constraint Relaxation Algorithm", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Singapore, May 5-7, 2009
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "An Algorithm for Measurement and Detection of Path Cheating in Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Hong Kong, China, May 11 - 13, 2009
A. Yassine, S. Shirmohammadi, "Measuring Users’ Privacy Payoff Using Intelligent Agents", Proc. IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications, Hong Kong, China, May 11 - 13, 2009
S. Zonjic, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "Multidimensional Query Based Routing for Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Hong Kong, China, May 11 - 13, 2009
N. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, J. Habibi, "Preserving Locality in MMVE Applications Based on Ant Clustering", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Hong Kong, China, May 11 - 13, 2009
A. Yassine, S. Shirmohammadi, "An Intelligent Agent-Based Framework for Privacy Payoff Negotiation in Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Virtual Environments, in Proc. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, Nashville, TN, USA, March 30 - April 2, 2009
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Intelligent Path Finding for Avatars in Massively Multiplayer Online Games", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Virtual Environments, in Proc. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, Nashville, TN, USA, March 30 - April 2, 2009
S. Shirmohammadi, M. Claypool, "Massively Multiplayer Online Gaming Systems and Applications", Multimedia Tools and Applications (Springer), Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 1-5, 2009
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Zoning Issues and Area of Interest Management in MMOGs", in Handbook of Digital Media in Entertainment and Arts (Borko Furht, Springer, 2009, ISBN: 978-0-387-89023-4), pp. 175-196

2008: Haptics

A.M. Cretu, P. Payeur, E.M. Petriu, "Neural Network Mapping and Clustering of Elastic Behavior from Tactile and Range Imaging for Virtualized Reality Applications", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 57, No. 9, pp. 1918-1928, 2008
J. Zhou, X. Shen, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, "Linear Velocity and Acceleration Estimation of 3 DOF Haptic Interfaces", Proc. HAVE 2008 - IEEE Int. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 137-142, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2008
A. Hamam, N.D. Georganas, "A Comparison of Mamdani and Sugeno Fuzzy Inference Systems for Evaluating the Quality of Experience of Hapto-Audio-Visual Applications", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE’08), Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2008
N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, "Perceptibility of Watermarked 3D Meshes using a Multimodal Visuo-Haptic Interface", Proc. IEEE International Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, pp. 20-24, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2008
A. Hamam, M. Eid, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "A Fuzzy Logic System for Evaluating Quality of Experience of Haptic-based Applications", Proc. Eurohaptics2008 (also, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 5024/2008, June 2008, pp. 129-138), Madrid, Spain, June 2008
J. Zhou, E.M. Petriu, X. Shen, F. Malric, N.D. Georganas, "Modelling Contact Forces for 3D Interactive Peg-in-Hole Virtual Reality Operations", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (I2MTC), pp. 1397-1402, Victoria, BC, Canada, May 2008
R. Kayyali, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Measurement of Progress for Haptic Motor Rehabilitation", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Medical Measurement and Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2008
N. Sakr, J. Zhou, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, X. Shen, "Prediction-based Haptic Data Reduction and Compression in Tele-Mentoring Systems", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, pp. 1828-1832, Victoria, BC, Canada, May 2008
A. El Saddik, S. Shirmohammadi, "Haptics: Touching Beyond Audio and Video", Multimedia Tools and Applications (Springer), Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 1-4, 2008
A. Hamam, M. Eid, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "A Quality of Experience Model for Haptic User Interfaces", Haptic User Interfaces in Ambient Media System, Quebec, QC, Canada, 2008

2008: Multimedia Computing and Communications

M.N.A. Abdelhakim, S. Shirmohammadi, "Improving Educational Multimedia Selection Process Using Group Decision Support Systems", International Journal of Advanced Media and Communication, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2008
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Mobile P2P Computing", in Encyclopedia of Wireless and Mobile Communications (Borko Furht, Taylor & Francis, 2008, ISBN: 1420043269), pp. 751-758
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Multicasting in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", in Encyclopedia of Wireless and Mobile Communications (Borko Furht, Taylor & Francis, 2008, ISBN: 1420043269), pp. 546-555
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "MPEG-21 Based Video Adaptation with Encryption and Authentication", in Encyclopedia of Multimedia, 2nd Edition (Borko Furht, Springer, 2008, ISBN: 978-0-387-74724-8), pp. 449-457
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "Online Adaptation for Video Sharing Applications", Proc. ACM Multimedia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, October 2008
F. Malric, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Artificial Neural Networks for Real-Time Optical Hand Posture Recognition Using a Color-Coded Glove", Proc. IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications (CIMSA08), Istanbul, Turkey, July 2008
N.H. Woo, S. Shirmohammadi, "Modeling and Measurement of Personality for E-commerce Systems", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Victoria, BC, Canada, May 2008
R. Iqbal, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "Modeling and Evaluation of Overlay Generation Problem for Peer-assisted Video Adaptation and Streaming", Proc. ACM International workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV), Braunschweig, Germany, May 2008
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, J. Zhao, "Compressed Domain Video Processing for Adaptation, Encryption, and Authentication", IEEE Multimedia, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 38-50, April 2008
R. Iqbal, D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Distributed Video Adaptation and Streaming for Heterogeneous Devices", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing, in Proc. IEEE Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops, Hong Kong, China, March 2008

2008: Networked Games and Distributed Virtual Environments

M. Khoury, X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, "Managing Accessibility and Scalability in Collaborative eCommerce Applications", International Journal of Product Lifecycle Management (accepted, to appear), 2008
A. Yassine, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Business Privacy Model for Virtual Communities", International Journal of Web-Based Communities (accepted, to appear), 2008
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Networking for Massively Multiuser Online Gaming", in Encyclopedia of Multimedia, 2nd Edition (Borko Furht, Springer, 2008, ISBN: 978-0-387-74724-8), pp. 664-670
A. El-Sawah, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "A Prototype for 3-D Hand Tracking and Posture Estimation", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 57, No. 8, pp. 1627-1636, 2008
M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, D.C. Petriu, "Three-Dimensional Head Tracking and Facial Expression Recovery Using an Anthropometric Muscle-Based Active Appearance Model", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 57, No. 8, pp. 1578-1588, 2008
Q. Chen, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Hand gesture recognition using Haar-like features and a stochastic context-free grammar", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 57, No. 8, pp. 1562-1571, 2008
S. Ratti, B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, "NL-DHT: A Non-uniform Locality Sensitive DHT Architecture for Massively Multi-user Virtual Environment Applications", Proc. International Workshop on Peer-to-Peer Network Virtual Environments, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Melbourne, Australia, December 2008
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Dynamic Area of Interest Management and Collaboration Model for P2P MMOGs", Proc. IEEE Int. Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, Vancouver, BC, Canada, October 2008
B. Hariri, S. Ratti, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, "Distributed Routing Architecture for Massively Multi-User Online Games", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2008
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "An Auxiliary Area of Interest Management for Synchronization and Load Regulation in Zonal P2P MMOGs", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and Games, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2008
A. Kazantsev, E.M. Petriu, "Robust Pseudo-Random Coded Colored Structured Light Technique for 3D Object Model Recovery", Proc. ROSE 2008 - IEEE Int. Workshop on Robotic and Sensors Environments, pp. 150-155, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2008
A.M. Cretu, E.M. Petriu, P. Payeur, "Evaluation of Growing Neural Gas Networks for Selective 3D Scanning", Proc. ROSE 2008 - IEEE Int. Workshop on Robotic and Sensors Environments, pp. 108-113, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2008
B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, "A Distributed Interest Management Scheme for Massively Multi-user Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2008
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Microcell Oriented Load Balancing Model for Collaborative Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2008
B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, "LOADER: A Location-Aware Distributed Virtual Environment Architecture", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2008
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "An Expedite State Dissemination Mechanism for MMOGs", Proc. International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms, and Networks, Sydney, Australia, May 2008
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Model and Measurement of State Dissemination in MMOGs", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Victoria, BC, Canada, May 2008
B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, "Hierarchical HMM Model and Measurement of Online Gaming Traffic Patterns", Proc. IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Victoria, BC, Canada, May 2008
Q. Chen, M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, I. Rudas, A. Varkonyi-Koczy, T.E. Whalen, "Hand-Gesture and Facial-Expression Human-Computer Interfaces for Intelligent Space Applications", Proc. MeMeA 2008 - IEEE Int. Workshop on Medical Measurements and Applications, pp. 1-6, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2008
A. Yassine, S. Shirmohammadi, "Privacy and the Market for Private Data: A Negotiation Model to Capitalize on Private Data", Proc. ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, Doha, Qatar, 2008

2007: Distributed Virtual Environments

S. Shirmohammadi, I. Kazem, D.T. Ahmed, M. El-Badaoui, J.C. Oliveira, "A Visibility-Driven Approach for Zone Management in Simulations", SCS Simulations (accepted, to appear), 2007
Q. Chen, A.M. Rahman, X. Shen, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Navigating a 3D virtual environment of learning objects by hand gestures", Int. J. Advanced Media and Communication, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 351-368, 2007
L. Chen, N.D. Georganas, "Region-based 3D Mesh Compression Using an Efficient Neighborhood-based Segmentation", Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, "State Management in Large Scale Group Communication", Proc. IEEE Int. Conference on Signal Processing and Communication, Dubai, UAE, November 2007
I. Kazem, D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Visibility-Driven Approach to Managing Interest in Collaborative Virtual Environments with Dynamic Load Balancing", Proc. IEEE Int. Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, Chania, Crete Island, October 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, "Performance Enhancement in MMOGs Using Entity Types", Proc. IEEE Int. Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, Chania, Crete Island, October 2007
B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, "A Distributed Topology Control Algorithm for P2P Based Simulations", Proc. IEEE Int. Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, Chania, Crete Island, October 2007
M. Khoury, S. Shirmohammadi, "Accessibility and Scalability in Collaborative eCommerce Environments", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Dynamic Virtual Communities, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Digital Information Management, Lyon, France, October 2007
K. Liu, X. Shen, A. El Saddik, A. Boukerche, N.D. Georganas, "SimSITE: The HLA/RTI Based Emergency Preparedness and Response Training Simulation", The 11-th IEEE International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT), Chania, Crete Island, Greece, October 2007
J. Zhou, X. Shen, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Design and Implementation of Haptic Tele-mentoring over the Internet", The 11-th IEEE International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT), pp. 201-208, Chania, Crete Island, Greece, October 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, "Improving Gaming Experience in Zonal MMOGs", Proc. ACM Multimedia, Augsburg, Germany, September 2007
Z. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, "A Novel Algorithm for MPEG-4 XMT Scene Structure Authentication and Multimedia Content Location", ACM Trans. On Multimedia Comp. Communic. and Applic. (TOMCCAP), Vol. 3, No. 3, August 2007
C. Desmarais, X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Cameron, N.D. Georganas, I. Kerr, "PLUTO - A Privacy Control Protocol for e-Commerce Communities", Proc. IEEE Conference on Enterprise Computing, E-Commerce and E-Services, Tokyo, Japan, July 2007
B. Hariri, S. Shirmohammadi, M.R. Pakravan, "Topology Control Modeling and Measurement for Networked Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Ostuni, Italy, June 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, J. Bonney, "Supporting Large-Scale Networked Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Ostuni, Italy, June 2007
P. Lavoie, D. Ionescu, E.M. Petriu, "Constructing 3D Virtual Reality Objects from Images of Real Objects Using NURBS", Proc. VECIMS 2007, IEEE Intl. Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement System. (8 pages), Ostuni, Japan, June 2007
Q. Chen, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Real-time Vision-based Hand Gesture Recognition Using Haar-like Features", IMTC 2007, Warsaw, Poland, May 2007
M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, D.C. Petriu, "3D Head Tracking and Facial Expression Recovery using an Anthropometric Muscle-Based Active Appearance Model", Proc. IMTC/2006, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., Warsaw, Poland, May 2007
A. El-Sawah, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Calibration and Error Model Analysis of 3D Monocular Vision Model Based Hand Posture Estimation", Proc. IMTC/2006, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., Warsaw, Poland, May 2007
A. El-Sawah, C. Joslin, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "A Framework for 3D Hand Tracking and Gesture Recognition using Elements of Genetic Programming", Proc. VideoRec'07: Int. Workshop on Video Processing and Recognition, pp. 495-502, Montreal, Que, Canada, May 2007
M. Khoury, X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Peer-to-Peer Collaborative Virtual Environment for E-Commerce", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 2007
C. Desmarais, X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Cameron, N.D. Georganas, I. Kerr, "Privacy Management in e-Commerce Communities", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 2007
I. Kazem, D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Zone Based Architecture for Massively Multiuser Simulations", Proc. SCS/ACM Communications and Networking Simulation Symposium, Norfolk, VA, USA, March 2007

2007: Haptics

A. Alamri, M. Eid, R. Iglesias, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Haptic Virtual Rehabilitation Exercises for Post-stroke Diagnosis", IEEE Trans. On Instrumentation and Measurement (accepted), 2007
X. Shen, J. Zhou, A. Hamam, S. Nourian, N.R. El-Far, F. Malric, N.D. Georganas, "Haptic-Enabled Telementoring Surgery Simulation", IEEE Multimedia, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 64-76, 2007
R. Kayyali, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, E. Lemaire, "Daily-Life Exercises for Haptic Motor Rehabilitation", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2007
S. Andrews, J. Lang, "Haptic Texturing based on Real-World Samples", The 6th IEEE International Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE), Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2007
S. Andrews, M. Eid, A. Alamri, A. El Saddik, "Extending Blender: Development of a Haptic Authoring Tool", The 6th IEEE International Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE), Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2007
N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, "A Perceptual Quality Metric for Haptic Signals", The 6th IEEE International Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE), Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2007
N.R. El-Far, N.D. Georganas, A. El Saddik, "Collision Detection and Force Response in Highly-Detailed Point-Based Hapto-Visual Virtual Environments", Proceedings of the 11-th IEEE International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, Chania, Crete Island, Greece, October 2007
R. Kayyali, A. Alamri, M. Eid, R. Iglesias, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, E. Lemaire, "Occupational Therapists’ Evaluation of Haptic Motor Rehabilitation", Proc. IEEE Conference of Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Lyon, France, August 2007
S. Andrews, J. Lang, "Interactive Scanning of Haptic Textures and Surface Compliance", The 6th International Conference on 3-D Digital Imaging and Modeling (3DIM), Montreal, QC, Canada, August 2007
N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, X. Shen, "Motion and Force Prediction in Haptic Media", International Conference on Multimedia & Expro (ICME2007), Beijing, China, July 2007
N. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, J. Zhao, X. Shen, "Towards an Architecture for the Compression of Haptic Media", IEEE International Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems (VECIMS 2007), Ostuni, Italy, June 2007
F. El-Far, M. Orozco, A. El Saddik, "A Haptic Data Repository Framework", Proc. VECIMS 2007, IEEE Intl. Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement System, Ostuni, Japan, June 2007
N.R. El-Far, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "A Collision Detection Algorithm for Point-Like Haptic Interactions in Highly Detailed Virtual Environments", Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE International Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, Italy, June 2007
X. Shen, A. Hamam, F. Malric, S. Nourian, N.R. El-Far, N.D. Georganas, "Immersive Haptic Eye Tele-Surgery Training Simulation", Proc. of the 3DTV Conference, The True Vision Capture, Transmission and Display of 3D Video, Kos Island, Greece, May 2007
A. Alamri, R. Iglesias, M. Eid, A. El Saddik, S. Shirmohammadi, E. Lemaire, "Haptic-based Exercises for Post-Stroke Patient Rehabilitation", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Medical Measurement and Applications, Warsaw, Poland, May 2007
E.M. Petriu, P. Payeur, A.M. Cretu, "Haptic Human Interfaces for Robotic Telemanipulation", Proc. SACI 2007, 4th Int. Symp’ Applied Computational Intelligence and Informatics, pp. 53-58, Timisoara, Romania, May 2007

2007: Multimedia Computing and Communications

M. Hosseini, D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, N.D. Georganas, "A Survey of Application-Layer Multicast Protocols", IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials (accepted, to appear), 2007
S. Shirmohammadi, H. Jabbour, J. Zhao, "Embedding Watermark Images in Transcoded Audio Streams for Content Protection and Quality of Service Monitoring", International Journal of Advanced Media and Communication, Vol. 1, No. 4, 2007
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, J. Zhao, "Compressed Domain Authentication of Live Video", Proc. IEEE Int. Conference on Signal Processing and Communication, Dubai, UAE, November 2007
M.N.A. Abdelhakim, S. Shirmohammadi, "Web-Based Group Decision Support System for the Selection and Evaluation of Educational Multimedia", Proc. ACM Workshop on Educational Multimedia and Multimedia Education, Augsburg, Germany, September 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Framework for Provisioning Overlay Network Based Multimedia Distribution Services", Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Beijing, China, July 2007
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, J. Zhao, "Hard Authentication of H.264 Video Applying MPEG-21 Generic Bitstream Syntax Description (GBSD)", Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, pp. 875-878, Beijing, China, July 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "A Dominating Set Based Peer-to-Peer Protocol for Real-Time Multi-Source Collaboration", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Collaborative P2P Information Systems, Paris, France, June 2007 *(Best Paper Award)*
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Design Issues of Peer-to-Peer Systems for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", Proc. International Conference on Networking, Martinique, April 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Architectural Analysis of Multicast Routing Protocols for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", Proc. International Conference on Networking, Martinique, April 2007
N.H. Woo, X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, "Personalization through Personality Categorization of Products", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 2007
Z. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, "A Novel Algorithm for Authentication and Protection of SMIL Scenes", Proc. IEEE Can.Conf. on Electr. And Comp. Eng (CCECE’2007), Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 2007
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "Multi-Level Hashing for Peer-to-Peer System in Wireless Ad Hoc Environment", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing, White Plains, NY, USA, March 2007
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "A Framework for MPEG-21 DIA Based Adaptation and Perceptual Encryption of H.264 Video", Proc. SPIE/ACM Multimedia Computing and Networking Conference, San Jose, CA, USA, January 2007
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Video Learning Contents Processing Framework for Portable E-learning Apparatus", 4th annual conference on Intelligent Interactive Learning Object Repository Networks (I2LOR), Montreal, QC, Canada, 2007

2007: Sensor Networks and Ubiquitous Computing

D. Tian, Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "Configuring node status in a two-phase tightly integrated mode for wireless sensor networks", Int. J. Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 175-185, 2007
V. Hinic, E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "Human-Computer Symbiotic Cooperation in Robot-Sensor Networks", Proc. IMTC/2006, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., Warsaw, Poland, May 2007
R. Abielmona, E.M. Petriu, V.Z. Groza, "Tree-In-Motion Mapping: A Multi-Agent Solution for Environment Monitoring", Proc. SACI 2007, 4th Int. Symp’ Applied Computational Intelligence and Informatics, pp. 177-182, Timisoara, Romania, May 2007

2006: Distributed Virtual Environments

A.M. Cretu, E.M. Petriu, G.G. Patry, "Neural-Network-Based Models of 3-D Objects for Virtualized Reality: A Comparative Study", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 99-111, 2006
M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, "A 3-D Anthropometric-Muscle-Based Active Appearance Model", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 91-98, 2006
X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, "Virtual and Augmented Reality", in Encyclopedia of Multimedia (Borko Furht, Springer, 2006, ISBN: 0-387-24395-X)
X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, "Telepresence", in Encyclopedia of Multimedia (Borko Furht, Springer, 2006, ISBN: 0-387-24395-X)
L. Chen, N.D. Georganas, "An efficient and robust algorithm for 3D mesh segmentation", Multimedia Tools and Applications (Springer Netherlands), 2006
J. Mora, W.S. Lee, G. Comeau, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Assisted Piano Pedagogy through 3D Visualization of Piano Playing", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2006
K. Osman, F. Malric, S. Shirmohammadi, "A 3D Annotation Interface Using the DIVINE Visual Display", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2006
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, I. Kazem, "Zone Based Messaging in Collaborative Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2006
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, "A Novel Method for Supporting Massively Multi-user Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2006
Q. Chen, A.M. Rahman, A. El-Sawah, X. Shen, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Access Learning Objects in Virtual Environment by Hand Gestures and Voice", Proc. Of the 3rd annual e-learning conference on Intelligent Interactive Learning Object Repositories (I2LOR 2006), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 2006
X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, C. Desmarais, N.D. Georganas, I. Kerr, "Enhancing e-Commerce with Intelligent Agents in Collaborative e-Communities", Proc. IEEE Conference on Enterprise Computing, E-Commerce and E-Services, San Francisco, CA, U.S.A, June 2006
A. Diabi, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Gillmore, P. Lacombe, J.C. Oliveira, "Internet-based Collaborative Virtual Simulations with Area of Interest Management", Proc. International Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems (CTS ’06), Las Vegas, U.S.A, May 2006
X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, C. Desmarais, N.D. Georganas, "Multi-agent System Architecture for Collaborative E-Commerce", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2006
X. Wang, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "A Fuzzy Logic Based Intelligent Negotiation Agent (FINA) in E-Commerce", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2006
S. Nourian, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "XPHEVE: An Extensible Physics Engine for Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2006

2006: Haptics

A. Boukerche, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Hossain, "Prediction-Based Decorators for Distributed Collaborative Haptic Virtual Environments", J. Computer Applications in Technology, Special Issue in Collaborative Multimedia Applications in Technology (accepted, to appear), 2006
M. Orozco, M. Graydon, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Experiments in Haptic-Based Authentication of Humans", Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications ( accepted, to appear), 2006
A. El Saddik, M. Orozco, Y. Asfaw, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Adler, "A Novel Biometric System for Identification and Verification of Haptic Users", IEEE Trans. on Instrumentation and Measurement (accepted, to appear), 2006
A.M. Cretu, E.M. Petriu, "Neural-Network -Based Adaptive Sampling of Three-Dimensional-Object Surface Elastic Properties", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 55, No. 2, pp. 483-492, 2006
X. Shen, S. Shirmohammadi, "Tele-Haptics", in Encyclopedia of Multimedia (Borko Furht, Springer, 2006, ISBN: 0-387-24395-X)
A. Hamam, S. Nourian, N.R. El-Far, F. Malric, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "A Distributed, Collaborative, and Haptic-Enabled Eye Cataract Surgery Application with a User Interface on Desktop, Stereo Desktop, and Spatially Immersive Displays", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2006
M. Orozco, B. Malek, M. Eid, A. El Saddik, "Haptic-Based Sensible Graphical Password", Proceedings of Virtual Concept 2006, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, November 2006
S. Andrews, J. Mora, J. Lang, W.S. Lee, "HaptiCast: a Physically-based 3D Game with Haptic Feedback", Proc. of Future Play 2006, London, ON, Canada, October 2006
M. Graydon, M. Orozco, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Using Haptic Interfaces for User Verification in Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems, La Coruna, Spain, July 2006
B. Malek, M. Orozco, A. El Saddik, "Novel Shoulder-Surfing Resistant Haptic-based Graphical Password", Proceedings of the Eurohaptics 2006 conference, Paris, France, July 2006
X. Shen, J. Zhou, N.D. Georganas, "Evaluation Patterns of Tele-Haptics", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2006
A. Boukerche, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Hossain, "Moderating Simulation Lag in Haptic Virtual Environments", Proc. 39th Annual Simulation Symposium, Huntsville, AL, USA, April 2006
I. Shakra, M. Orozco, A. El Saddik, S. Shirmohammadi, E. Lemaire, "VR-Based Hand Rehabilitation Using A Haptic-Based Framework", Proc. IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Conference, Sorrento, Italy, April 2006
I. Shakra, M. Orozco, A. El Saddik, S. Shirmohammadi, E. Lemaire, "Haptic Instrumentation for Physical Rehabilitation of Stroke Patients", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Medical Measurement and Applications, Benevento, Italy, April 2006
A.M. Cretu, J. Lang, E.M. Petriu, "A Composite Neural Gas-Elman Network that Captures Real-World Elastic Behavior of 3D Objects", Proc. IMTC/2006, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 1063-1068, Sorrento, Italy, April 2006
A. Boukerche, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Hossain, "The Effect of Prediction on Collaborative Haptic Applications", IEEE Haptic Symposium, Proc. IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Alexandria, VA, USA, March 2006
Y. Asfaw, M. Orozco, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Adler, A. El Saddik, "Haptic-Based Biometrics: A Feasibility Study", IEEE Haptic Symposium, Proc. IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Alexandria, VA, USA, March 2006

2006: Multimedia Systems and Tools

S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, "Audio Streaming", in Encyclopedia of Multimedia (Borko Furht, Springer, ISBN: 0-387-24395-X)
S. Shirmohammadi, J.C. Oliveira, "Teleconferencing", in Encyclopedia of Multimedia (Borko Furht, Springer, 2006, ISBN: 0-387-24395-X)
S. Shirmohammadi, G. Comeau, A. Khanafar, "MIDIator: A Tool for Score Analysis in Musical Performance", Recherche en Éducation Musicale, Vol. 24, 2006
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "BM-ALM: An Application Layer Multicasting with Behavior Monitoring Approach", Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2006
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, C. Joslin, "MPEG-21 Based Temporal Adaptation of Live H.264 Video", Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2006
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Compressed-domain Encryption of Adapted H.264 Video", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Security and Pervasive Multimedia Environments, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2006
H. Jabbour, S. Shirmohammadi, J. Zhao, "Watermarking of Audio Learning Objects with Quality of Service", Proc. Intelligent Interactive Learning Object Repositories (I2LOR) Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada, November 2006
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, "MPEG-21 Adaptation of Video Learning Objects", 3rd Annual Conference on Intelligent Interactive Learning Object Repository Network, Montreal, QC, Canada, November 2006 (Demo)
R. Iqbal, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Secured MPEG-21 Digital Item Adaptation for H.264 Video", Proc. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Toronto, ON, Canada, July 2006
D.T. Ahmed, S. Shirmohammadi, "A Hybrid P2P Protocol for Real-Time Collaboration", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Collaborative P2P Information Systems, Manchester, U.K., June 2006

2006: Sensor Networks and Ubiquitous Computing

J. Abdo, H. Mouftah, N.D. Georganas, "Test-bed for Sensor Network Management Protocols", Proc. 23d Queen's Bienniel Symp. On Communications, Kingston, ON, Canada, May 2006
R. Abielmona, E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "Multi-Agent System Information Fusion for Environment Monitoring", Proc. IMTC/2006, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 1774-1779, Sorrento, Italy, April 2006
B. Abou Merhy, P. Payeur, E.M. Petriu, "Application of Segmented 2D Probabilistic Occupancy Maps for Mobile Robot Sensing and Navigation", Proc. IMTC/2006, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 2342-2347, Sorrento, Italy, April 2006

2005: Haptics

P. Payeur, C. Pasca, A.M. Cretu, E.M. Petriu, "Intelligent Haptic Sensor Intelligent Haptic Sensor System for Robotic Manipulation", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 54, No. 4, pp. 1583-1592, 2005
Y. Asfaw, M. Orozco, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, A. Adler, "Participant Identification in Haptic systems using Hidden Markov Model", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
A. Boukerche, S. Shirmohammadi, A. Hossain, "A Prediction Algorithm for Haptic Collaboration", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 154-158, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
T.E. Whalen, D.C. Petriu, L. Yang, E.M. Petriu, "Interactive Scripts for Haptic Virtual Environments", Proc. HAVE 2005 - IEEE Intl. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 143-147, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
A.M. Cretu, J. Lang, E.M. Petriu, "Adaptive Acquisition of Virtualized Deformable Objects with a Neural Gas Network", Proc. HAVE 2005 - IEEE Intl. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 165-170, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
S. Nourian, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "Role of Extensible Physics Engine in Surgery Simulations", Proc. HAVE 2005 - IEEE Intl. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 61-66, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
J. Zhou, X. Shen, I. Shakra, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "XML-based Representation of Haptic Information", Proc. HAVE 2005 - IEEE Intl. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 116-120, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
N.R. El-Far, S. Nourian, J. Zhou, A. Hamam, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "A Cataract Tele-Surgery Training Application in a Hapto-Visual Collaborative Environment Running over the CANARIE Photonic Network", Proc. HAVE 2005 - IEEE Intl. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 29-32, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
M. Orozco, A. El Saddik, I. Shakra, "Adaptive Haptic Framework", Proc. VECIMS 2005, IEEE Intl. Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement System, Giardini Naxos, Italy, July 2005
P. Liu, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, G. Roth, "Multi-resolution Modeling and Locally Refined Collision Detection for Haptic Interaction", Proc. 3DIM 2005: The Fifth International Conference on 3-D Digital Imaging and Modeling, Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 2005
M. Orozco, Y. Asfaw, A. Adler, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Automatic Identification of Participants in Haptic Systems", Proc. IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (IEEE IMTC '05), Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2005
C. Joslin, A. El-Sawah, Q. Chen, N.D. Georganas, "Dynamic Gesture Recognition", Proc. IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (IEEE IMTC '05), Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2005

2005: Distributed Virtual Environments

X. Yang, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, E.M. Petriu, "Hierarchical Animation Control of Avatars in 3D Virtual Environments", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 1333-1341, 2005
S. Shirmohammadi, A. Diabi, P. Lacombe, "A Peer-to-Peer Communication Architecture for Networked Games", Proc. Future Play 2005, Michigan State U., USA, October 2005
S. Shirmohammadi, A. Diabi, "An Application-Layer Multicasting Protocol for Distributed Collaborations", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
E. Lemaire, W.S. Lee, F. Malric, M. Robichaud, M.M. Desrosiers, "Real-Time Free-Viewpoint 3D Video for Wheelchair Seating Assessment: Preliminary Assessment for Local and Remote Applications", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2005
S. Shirmohammadi, N.H. Woo, S. Alavi, "Network Lag Mitigation Methods in Collaborative Distributed Simulations", Proc. International Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems (CTS '05), St-Louis, USA, May 2005

2005: Sensor Networks and Ubiquitous Computing

D. Tian, N.D. Georganas, "Node Activity Scheduling Algorithms in Wireless Sensors Networks", Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless and Mobile Networks ((A. Boukerche, editor), Taylor and Francis Books, Inc.), 2005
D. Tian, N.D. Georganas, "Connectivity Maintenance and Coverage Preservation in Wireless Sensor Networks", AdHoc Networks Journal (Elsevier Science), pp. 744-761, 2005
G. Cao, Z. Lei, J. Li, N.D. Georganas, Z. Zhu, "A Novel DCT Domain Transcoder for Transcoding Video Streams with Half-pixel Motion Vectors", Real-Time Imaging J. (Elsevier Science), 2005
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "Adaptive Video Transcoding and Streaming over Wireless Channels", Journal of Systems and Software, Special Issue on Adaptive Multimedia Computing, 2005
R. Abielmona, E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "Heterogeneous Multi-Agent Framework for Environment Monitoring Applications", Proc. VECIMS'05, IEEE Intl. Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement Systems, pp. 151-156, Giardini Naxos, Italy, July 2005
Y. Jia, D. Makrakis, N.D. Georganas, D. Ionescu, "Dynamic Algorithms for Quality of Service Support in Virtual Private Networks", Proc. 4th International Workshop on Efficient and Experimental Algorithms, Santorini, Greece, May 2005
R. Liscano, E.F. Sadok, E.M. Petriu, "Mobile Wireless RSA Overlay Network as Critical Infrastructure for National Security", Proc. IMS 2005-IEEE Intl.Workshop on Measurement Systems for Homeland Security, Contraband Detection and Personal Safety, pp. 96-102, Orlando, FL, USA, March 2005

2005: Multimedia Telecollaboration Tools

A. El Saddik, D. Yang, N.D. Georganas, "Tools for Transparent Synchronous Collaborative Environments", J. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2005
S. Biswas, S.R. Das, E.M. Petriu, "An Adaptive Compressed MPEG-2 Video Watermarking Scheme", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 54, No. 5, pp. 1853-1861, 2005
Y. Zhong, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, "Measurement of the Effectiveness of Application-Layer Multicasting", Proc. IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (IEEE IMTC '05), Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2005

2004: Haptics

E.M. Petriu, S.K.S. Yeung, S.R. Das, A.M. Cretu, H.J.W. Spoelder, "Robotic Tactile Recognition of Pseudorandom Encoded Objects", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 53, No. 5, pp. 1425-1432, 2004
N.R. El-Far, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "Applying Unison, a Generic Framework for Hapto-Visual Application Development, to an E-Commerce Application", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2004
J. Zhou, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "Haptic Tele-Surgery Simulation", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2004
S. Shirmohammadi, N.H. Woo, "Evaluating Decorators for Haptic Collaboration over Internet", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2004
X. Shen, J. Zhou, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Architecture and Evaluation of Tele-Haptic Environments", Proc. 8th IEEE International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (IEEE DS-RT 2004), Budapest, Hungary, October 2004
S. Dodeller, N.D. Georganas, "Transport Layer Protocols for Telehaptics Update Messages", Proc. BiennealSymp. On Communic., Kingston, ON, Canada, June 2004
T. Metais, N.D. Georganas, "A Glove Gesture Interface", Proc. BiennealSymp. On Communic., Kingston, ON, Canada, June 2004
N.R. El-Far, X. Shen, M. Hosseini, N.D. Georganas, "Unison: A Generic Framework for Hapto-Visual Synchronization and how it Operates over a Distributed Architecture", Proc. BiennealSymp. On Communic., Kingston, ON, Canada, June 2004
C. Pasca, P. Payeur, E.M. Petriu, A.M. Cretu, "Intelligent Haptic Sensor System for Robotic Manipulation", Proc. IMTC/2004, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 279-284, Como, Italy, May 2004
A.M. Cretu, E.M. Petriu, G.G. Patry, "Neural Network-Based Adaptive Sampling of 3D Object Surface Elastic Properties", Proc. IMTC/2004, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 285-290, Como, Italy, May 2004

2004: Distributed Virtual Environments

P. Lavoie, D. Ionescu, E.M. Petriu, "3-D Object Model Recovery from 2-D Images Using Structured Light", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 437-443, 2004
L. Chen, N.D. Georganas, "An Efficient and Robust Algorithm for 3D Mesh Segmentation", J. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2004
M. Zhang, N.D. Georganas, "An Orientation Update Message Filtering Algorithm in Collaborative Virtual Environments", Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 2004
D. Inkpen, D. Kipp, "A prototype natural language interface for animation systems", Proceedings of the IEEE International workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE 2004), Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2004
Q. Chen, X. Yang, E.M. Petriu, "Watershed Segmentation for Binary Images with Different Distance Transforms", Proc. IEEE Workshop on Haptic Audio Visual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 2004
S. Shirmohammadi, N.H. Woo, "Shared Object Manipulation with Decorators in Virtual Environments", Proc. 8th IEEE International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (IEEE DS-RT 2004), Budapest, Hungary, October 2004
M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, "A 3D-Anthropometric-Muscle-Based Active Appearance Model", Proc. VECIMS'04, IEEE Intl. Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement Systems, pp. 88-93, Boston, MA, USA, July 2004
J.C. Delannoy, E.M. Petriu, "Modeling Moment of Inertia for Virtual Environments", Proc. VECIMS'04, IEEE Intl. Conference on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement Systems, pp. 142-146, Boston, MA, USA, July 2004
A.M. Cretu, E.M. Petriu, G.G. Patry, "A Comparison of Neural Networks Architectures for Geometric Modelling of 3D Objects", Proc. CIMSA'04 IEEE Intl. Conference on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications, pp. 155-160, Boston, MA, USA, July 2004
M. Hosseini, N.D. Georganas, "End System Multicast Protocol for Collaborative Virtual Environments", J. PRESENCE: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, (Special Issue on Advances in Collaborative Virtual Environments) (MIT Press), Vol. 13, Issue 3, June 2004
J.C. Oliveira, J. Yu, N.D. Georganas, "Enabling Embedded Worlds in Very Large Virtual Environments", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 73-83, May 2004
Q. Chen, E.M. Petriu, X. Yang, "A Comparative Study of Fourier Descriptors and Hu's Seven Moments", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE 2004, Vol. 1, pp. 103-106, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, May 2004
X. Yang, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, E.M. Petriu, "Web-Based 3D Virtual Robot Remote Control System", Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE 2004, Vol. 2, pp. 955-958, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, May 2004
M. Zhang, N.D. Georganas, "Fast Color Correction Using Principal Regions Mapping in Different Color Spaces", Real-Time Imaging Journal, Vol. 10, Issue 1, pp. 23-30, February 2004
J.C. Oliveira, N.D. Georganas, "VELVET: An Adaptive Hybrid Architecture for VEry Large Virtual EnvironmenTs", J. PRESENCE: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments (MIT Press), Vol. 12, Issue 6, pp. 555-580, December 2004

2004: Sensor Networks and Ubiquitous Computing

E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, R. Abielmona, A. Stewart, "Robotic SensorAgents", IEEE Instrum. Meas. Mag., Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 46-51, 2004
D. Tian, N.D. Georganas, "Connectivity Maintenance and Coverage Preservation in Wireless Sensor Networks", Proc. Can. Conf. on Electr. & Comp. Eng., Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, May 2004
J. Zhang, A. Perkis, N.D. Georganas, "H.264/AVC and Transcoding for Multimedia Adaptation", Proc. 6th COST 276 Workshop, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 2004
D. Tian, N.D. Georganas, "Location and Calculation Free Node-Scheduling Schemes in Large Wireless Sensor Networks", AdHoc Networks Journal (Elsevier Science), Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 66-85, January 2004

2004: Digital Watermarking

H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Digital Image Watermarking for Joint Ownership", J. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2004
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "A Novel approach to Digital Image Watermarking Based on a Generalized Secret Sharing Scheme", ACM/Springer Multimedia Systems J., 2004
Z. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, "A MPEG-4 XMT Algorithm for Scene Structure Authentication and Content Location", Proc. Can. Conf. on Electr. & Comp. Eng, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, May 2004
Z. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, "A Novel Watermarking Technique For MPEG-4 XMT Scene Structure", Proc. 14th International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering (RIDE WS-ECEG'2004), Boston, MA, USA, March 2004
Z. Sakr, N.D. Georganas, "A Novel Watermarking Technique For MPEG-4 XMT Scene Structure", Proc. 14th International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering (RIDE WS-ECEG'2004), Boston, MA, USA, March 2004

2003: Haptics

X. Shen, F. Bogsanyi, G. Ni, N.D. Georganas, "A Heterogeneous Scalable Architecture of Collaborative Haptics Environments", Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE'2003), Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2003
E.M. Petriu, S.K.S. Yeung, S.R. Das, H.J.W. Spoelder, "Robotic Tactile Recognition of Pseudo Random Encoded Objects", Proc. IMTC/2003, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 1397-1404, Vail, CO, USA, May 2003

2003: Distributed Virtual Environments

T.E. Whalen, D.C. Petriu, X. Yang, E.M. Petriu, M.D. Cordea, "Capturing Behaviour for the Use of Avatars in Virtual Environments", CyberPsychology & Behavior, Vol. 6, No. 5, pp. 537-544, 2003
E.M. Petriu, "Neural Networks for Measurement and Instrumentation in Virtual Environments", Neural Networks for Instrumentation, Measurement and Related Industrial Applications, (S. Ablameyko, L. Goras, M. Gori, V. Piuri - Eds.), NATO Science Series, Series III: Computer and System Sciences (IOS Press), Vol. 185, pp. 273-290, 2003
X. Zhong, P. Liu, N.D. Georganas, P. Boulanger, "Designing a Vision Based Collaborative Augmented Reality Application for Industrial Training", it-Information Technology, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 7-18, 2003
M. Hosseini, N.D. Georganas, "Design of a Multi-sender 3D Videoconferencing Application over an End System Multicast Protocol", Proc. ACM MM2003, Berkeley, November 2003
N. Chefai, G.V. Bochmann, N.D. Georganas, "Performance Evaluation of the Preemptive Bandwidth Allocation Protocol", Proc. International Workshop on Multimedia Interactive Protocols and Systems (MIPS2003), Napoli, Italy, November 2003
D. Laberge, J-F. Lapointe, E.M. Petriu, "An Auto-Calibrated Laser-Pointing Interface for Large Screen Displays", Proc. DS-RT 2003, The 7th Intl. Symp. on Distributed Simulations and Real-Time Applications, pp. 190-194, Delft, Netherlands, October 2003
Q. Chen, E.M. Petriu, "Optical Character Recognition for Model-based Object Recognition Applications", Proc. HAVE 2003 - IEEE Intl. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 77-82, Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2003
J.C. Delannoy, E.M. Petriu, P. Wide, "Mechanics Modeling for Virtual Interactive Environments", Proc. HAVE 2003 - IEEE Intl. Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications, pp. 55-59, Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2003
A.M. Cretu, E.M. Petriu, G.G. Patry, "Neural Network Architecture for 3D Object Representation", Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE'2003), pp. 31-36, Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2003
M.D. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, T.E. Whalen, "Development of a Humanoid Avatar in Java3D", Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE'2003), Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2003
X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "Joint Manipulation Management in Collaborative Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE'2003),, Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2003
P. Liu, X. Sun, N.D. Georganas, E. Dubois, "Augmented Reality: A Novel Approach for Navigating In Panorama-Based Virtual Environments (PBVE)", Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and their Applications (HAVE'2003), Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2003
X. Yang, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, E.M. Petriu, "Script Language for Avatar Animation in 3D Virtual Environments", Proc. VECIMS'03, IEEE Intl. Symposium on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement Systems, pp. 101-106, Lugano, Switzerland, July 2003
M. Eraslan, N.D. Georganas, J.R. Gallardo, D. Makrakis, "A Scalable Network Architecture with Dynamic QoS over IPv6 for Distributed Virtual Environments", Proc. 8th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications ( ISCC 2003), Kemer - Antalya, Turkey, June 2003
X. Yang, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, E.M. Petriu, "Avatar Animations in a 3D Virtual Environment", Proc. 2003 Canadian Conf. Elec. Comput. Eng., Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2003
P. Boulanger, N.D. Georganas, X. Zhong, P. Liu, "A Real-Time Augmented Reality System for Industrial Tele-Training", Proc. Videometrics VII, IS&T/SPIE 15th annual Symp. on Electronic Imaging, Santa Clara, CA, USA, January 2003
X. Shen, T. Radakrishnan, N.D. Georganas, "vCOM: Electronic Commerce in a Collaborative Virtual World", Electronic Commerce Research and Applications J. (Elsevier Science), Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 281-300, September 2003

2003: Digital Watermarking

H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Digital Image Watermarking for Joint Ownership", J. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2003
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "A Novel approach to Digital Image Watermarking Based on a Generalized Secret Sharing Scheme", ACM/Springer Multimedia Systems J., Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 249-260, 2003
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Digital Image Watermarking for Joint Ownership Verification without a Trusted Dealer", Proc. IEEE ICME2003, Baltimore, MD, USA, June 2003
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Blind joint ownership verification for Digital Images", Proc. Can. Conf. on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2003
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Joint Ownership Verification for an Image Using Digital Watermarking", Proc. First IEEE Conference on Information Technology ITCC 2003, Las Vegas, NV, USA, April 2003

2003: Multimedia Telecollaboration Tools

J.C. Oliveira, M. Hosseini, S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, F. Malric, S. Nourian, N.D. Georganas, "Java Multimedia Telecollaboration", IEEE Multimedia, Vol. 10, Issue 3, pp. 18-29, July 2003
X. Liu, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, " An implementable architecture of an e-learning system", Proc. Can. Conf. in Electrical and Comp. Engg (CCECE03), Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2003
S. Shirmohammadi, L. Ding, N.D. Georganas, "An Approach for Recording Multimedia Collaborative Sessions: Design and Implementation", J. Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 19, No. 2, February 2003

2003: Sensor Networks and Ubiquitous Computing

Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "Adaptive Video Transcoding and Streaming over Wireless Channels", Journal of Systems and Software, Special Issue on Adaptive Multimedia Computing, 2003
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "An Accurate Bit-Rate Algorithm for DCT Domain Video Transcoding", Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, 2003
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "A Rate Adaptation Transcoding Scheme for Real-time Video Transmission over Wireless Channels", Signal Processing: Image Communication Journal, (Special issue on Multimedia Adaptation), Vol. 18, Issue 8, pp. 641-658, September 2003
R. Abielmona, V.Z. Groza, E.M. Petriu, "Evolutionary Neural Network-Based Sensor Self-Calibration Scheme using IEEE 1451 and Wireless Sensor Networks", Proc. CIMSA'03 IEEE Intl. Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications, pp. 38-43, Lugano, Switzerland, July 2003
E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, R. Abielmona, "Autonomous Robotic Sensor Agents", Proc. ROSE'03, 1st IEEE Intl. Workshop on Robotic Sensing, Orebro, Sweden, June 2003
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "Rate Adaptation Transcoding For Video Streaming Over Wireless Channels", Proc. IEEE ICME2003, Baltimore, MD, USA, June 2003
R. Abielmona, E.M. Petriu, V.Z. Groza, T.E. Whalen, "Can an Intelligent Society of Robots Survive in a Hostile Environment?", Proc. 2003 Canadian Conf. Elec. Comput. Eng., Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2003
D. Tian, N.D. Georganas, "A Node Scheduling Scheme for Energy Conservation in Large Wireless Sensor Networks", Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Journal, May 2003
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "Video Transoding Gateway for Wireless Video Access", Proc. Can. Conf. on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2003
D. Tian, N.D. Georganas, "Energy Efficient Routing with Guaranteed Delivery in Wireless Sensor Networks", Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC2003), New Orleans, LA, USA, March 2003

2002:

E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "Computer-Controlled Human Operators", IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement. Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 35-38, 2002
S. Shirmohammadi, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, R. Steinmetz, "JASMINE: A Java Tool for Multimedia Collaboration on the Internet", J. Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2002
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "Rate Adaptation Transcoding for Precoded Video Streams", Proc. ACM Multimedia 2002, Juan Les Pins, France, December 2002
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Digital Image Watermarking for Joint Ownership", Proc. ACM Multimedia 2002, Juan Les Pins, France, December 2002
D. Yang, A. El Saddik, N.D. Georganas, "Latecomer Support and Client Synchronization for Synchronous Multimedia Collaborative Environments", Proc. 4th Intern. Workshop on Collaborative Editing, ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, New Orleans, LA, USA, November 2002
D. Laberge, J-F. Lapointe, E.M. Petriu, P. Boulanger, " 6-D Mouse for Virtual Environments", Proc. HAVE'2002 - IEEE Workshop on Haptic Virtual Environments and their Applications, pp. 37-41, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2002
Q. Zhou, H. Yu, D. Makrakis, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Quality of Service Support of Distributed Interactive Virtual Environment Applications in IP-Diffserv Networks", Proc. HAVE'2002 - IEEE Workshop on Haptic Virtual Environments and their Applications, pp. 97-102, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2002
M. Hosseini, F. Malric, N.D. Georganas, "A Haptic Virtual Environment for Industrial Training", Proc. HAVE'2002 - IEEE Workshop on Haptic Virtual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2002
L. Chen, N.D. Georganas, "An Efficient Multi-resolution Modeling for 3D Objects in Applications of Virtual Environments", Proc. HAVE'2002 - IEEE Workshop on Haptic Virtual Environments and their Applications, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 2002
D. Tian, N.D. Georganas, "A Coverage-Preserving Node Scheduling Scheme for Large Wireless Sensor Networks", Proc. ACM Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks and Applications, Atlanta, USA, October 2002
A. Ghavam, R. Liscano, M. Barbeau, T. Grey, N.D. Georganas, "Enabling Secure Ad hoc Communications in the Enterprise", Proc. Ad-Hoc Networks and Wireless (ADHOC-NOW) Workshop, Toronto, ON, Canada, September 2002
M. Hosseini, S. Pettifer, N.D. Georganas, "Visibility Based Interest Management in Collaborative Virtual Environments", Proc. ACM Collaborative Virtual Environments Conf. (CVE 2002), Bonn, Germany, September 2002
M.D. Cordea, D.C. Petriu, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, T.E. Whalen, "3D Head Pose Recovery for Interactive Virtual Reality Avatars", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, August 2002
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Digital Image Watermarking for Arbitrarily Shaped Objects", Proc. 21st Biennial Symp. on Communication, Kingston, ON, Canada, June 2002
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "A Frame Layer Bit-Allocation for H.263+ Based Video Transcoding", Proc. 21st Biennial Symp. on Communications, Kingston, ON, Canada, June 2002
X. Zhong, P. Boulanger, N.D. Georganas, "A Collaborative Augmented Reality System with Wearable Computing", Proc. 21st Biennial Symp. on Communications, Kingston, ON, Canada, June 2002
Z. Lei, N.D. Georganas, "Accurate Bit Allocation and Rate Control for DCT Domain Video Transcoding", Proc. Can. Conf. on Elec. And Comp. Eng., Winnipeg, Canada, May 2002
H. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "Multiresolution Image Watermarking Scheme in the Spectrum Domain", Proc. Can. Conf. on Elec. And Comp. Eng., Winnipeg, Canada, May 2002
E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, V.Z. Groza, "Haptic Perception System for Robotic Tele-Manipulation", Proc. INES 2002, 6th International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems 2002, Opatija, Croatia, May 2002
P. Liu, N.D. Georganas, P. Boulanger, "Designing Real-Time Vision Based Augmented Reality Environments for 3D Collaborative Applications", Proc. Can. Conf. on Elec. And Comp. Eng., Winnipeg, Canada, May 2002
J.C. Oliveira, N.D. Georganas, "VELVET: An Adaptive Hybrid Architecture for VEry Large Virtual EnvironmenTs", Proc. IEEE Intern. Communic. Conf. ( ICC2002), New York, NY, USA, May 2002
M. Hosseini, N.D. Georganas, "MPEG-4 Based Recording and Replay of Collaborative Virtual Reality Sessions", Proc. IEEE Virtual Reality 2002 Conf, Orlando, FL, USA, March 2002
M. Hosseini, N.D. Georganas, "MPEG-4 BIFS Streaming of Large Virtual Environments and their Animation on the Web", Proc. ACM Web3D Symposium, Tempe, Arizona, February 2002

2001:

H. Zhao, N.D. Georganas, "Collaborative Virtual Environments: Managing the Shared Spaces", Networking and Information Systems Journal (Invited), Vol. 3, No. 2, 2001
V.Z. Groza, V. Cretu, M. Bogoevici, E.M. Petriu, "Distributed Virtual Instrumentation Architecture", Proc. SIcon'01 Sensors for Industry Conference, pp. 177-180, Rosemount, IL, USA, November 2001
H. Zhao, N.D. Georganas, "Enabling Technologies for Real-Time Distributed Simulation", Proc. 2001 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, Orlando, FL, USA, September 2001
H. Zhao, N.D. Georganas, "HLA Real-Time Extension", Proc. 2001 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, Orlando, FL, USA, September 2001
H. Zhao, N.D. Georganas, "Architecture Proposal of Real-Time RTI", Proc. 2001 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, Orlando, FL, USA, September 2001
X. Shen, S. Nourian, I. Hertento, N.D. Georganas, "vCOM: Virtual Commerce in a Collaborative 3D World", Proc. ACM Multimedia 2001, Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2001
M. Hosseini, N.D. Georganas, "Collaborative Virtual Environments for Traning", Proc. ACM Multimedia 2001, Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2001
M.D. Bondy, E.M. Petriu, M.D. Cordea, N.D. Georganas, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "Model-based Face and Lip Animation for Interactive Virtual Reality Applications", Proc. ACM Multimedia 2001, Ottawa, ON, Canada, September 2001
H. Zhao, N.D. Georganas, "HLA Real-Time Extension", Proc 5th IEEE D S - R T ' 2001 Fifth IEEE International Workshop on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, Cincinnati, OH, USA, September 2001
M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "Real-Time 2½D Head Pose Recovery for Model-Based Video-Coding", IEEE Trans. on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 1007-1013, September 2001
H. Yu, Q. Zhou, D. Makrakis, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Quality of Service Support of Distributed Interactive Virtual Environment Applications in IP Networks", Proc. 2001 IEEE Pacific Rim Conf. Communications, Computers and Signal Processing - PACRIM 2001, pp. 196-199, Victoria, BC, Canada, July 2001
M. Hosseini, N.D. Georganas, "Suitability of MPEG4's BIFS for Development of Collaborative Virtual Environments", IEEE International Workshop on Enabling Technologies for Collaborative Enterprises (WET ICE'01), Cambridge, MA, USA, June 2001
H. Yu, Q. Zhou, D. Makrakis, N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, "Quality of Service Support of Distributed Interactive Virtual Environment Applications in IP Networks", Proc. 6th Pacific Rim Conference on Telecommunications 2001, Victoria, BC, Canada, June 2001
M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "3D Head Pose Recovery for Interactive Virtual Reality Avatars", Proc. IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Budapest, Hungary, May 2001
S. Shirmohammadi, N.D. Georganas, "An End-to-End Communication Architecture for Collaborative Virtual Environments", Computer Networks Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 351-367, February 2001

2000:

H.J.W. Spoelder, F.M. Vos, E.M. Petriu, F.C.A. Groen, "Some Aspects of Pseudo Random Binary Array Based Surface Characterization", IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., Vol. 49, No. 6, pp. 1331-1336, 2000
Y. Zhang, L. Guo, N.D. Georganas, "AGILE: An Architecture for Agent-Based Collaborative and InteractiveVirtual Learning Environments", Proc. Workshop on Application of Virtual Reality Technologies for Future Telecommunication Systems, IEEE Globecom'2000 Conference, San Fransisco, USA, November 2000
J.C. Oliveira, X. Shen, N.D. Georganas, "Collaborative Virtual Environment for Industrial Training and e-Commerce", Proc. Workshop on Application of Virtual Reality Technologies for Future Telecommunication Systems, IEEE Globecom'2000 Conference, November 2000
H. Zhao, N.D. Georganas, "An Approach for Stream Retrieval over HLA-RTI in Distributed Virtual Environments", Proc 4th IEEE D S - R T ' 2000 Fourth IEEE International Workshop on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, San Fransisco, September 2000
V. Darlagiannis, N.D. Georganas, "Virtual Collaboration and Media Sharing using COSMOS", Proc. 4th WORLD MULTICONFERENCE on Circuits, Systems, Communications & Computers (CSCC 2000), Greece, July 2000
J.C. Oliveira, M. Hosseini, S. Shirmohammadi, M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, D.C. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, "VIRTUAL THEATER for Industrial Training: A Collaborative Virtual Environment", Proc. 4th WORLD MULTICONFERENCE on Circuits, Systems, Communications & Computers (CSCC 2000), Greece, July 2000
S. Shirmohammadi, N.D. Georganas, "Collaborating in 3D Virtual Environments: A Synchronous Architecture", Proc.IEEE 9th Inter. Workshops on Enab. Technol. Infr. For Collabor. Entreprises (WETICE) Knowledge Media Networking workshop, NIST (Workshop's Best Paper Award), Washington DC, USA, June 2000
E.M. Petriu, Z. Sakr, H.J.W. Spoelder, A. Moica, "Object Recognition Using Pseudo-random Color Encoded Structured Light", Proc. IMTC/2000, Proc. IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 1237-1241, Baltimore, MD, USA, May 2000
M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, N.D. Georganas, D.C. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, "Real-Time 2½D Head Pose Recovery for Model-Based Video-Coding"", Proc. IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Baltimore, MD, USA, May 2000
J.C. Oliveira, S. Shirmohammadi, N.D. Georganas, "A Collaborative Virtual Environment for Industrial Training", Proc. IEEE Virtual reality 2000 (VR'2000), New Brunswick, NJ, USA, March 2000
S. Shirmohammadi, N.D. Georganas, "An Architecture for Collaboration in Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE Virtual reality 2000 (VR'2000), New Brunswick, NJ, USA, March 2000

1999:

E.M. Petriu, M.D. Cordea, D.C. Petriu, "Virtual Prototyping Tools for Electronic Design Automation", IEEE Instrum. Meas. Mag, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 28-31, 1999
H. Zhao, N.D. Georganas, "An Approach for Stream Transmission over HLA-RTI in Distributed Virtual Environments", Proc. IEEE/ACM Third International Workshop on Distributed Interactive Simulation and Real Time Applications (D I S - R T ' 99), Greenbelt, MD, USA, October 1999
J.C. Oliveira, S. Shirmohammadi, N.D. Georganas, "Distributed Virtual Environment Standards: A Performance Evaluation", Proc. IEEE/ACM Third International Workshop on Distributed Interactive Simulation and Real Time Applications (D I S - R T ' 99), Greenbelt, MD, USA, October 1999
H.J.W. Spoelder, E.M. Petriu, T.E. Whalen, D.C. Petriu, M.D. Cordea, "Knowledge-Based Animation of Articulated Anthropomorphic Models for Virtual Reality Applications", Proc. IMTC/98, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., pp. 690-695, Venice, Italy, May 1999
E.M. Petriu, M.D. Cordea, D.C. Petriu, L. McNamee, "Modelling Issues in Virtual Prototyping Environments", Proc. VIMS'99, IEEE Workshop on Virtual and Intelligent Measurement Systems, pp. 1-5, Venice, Italy, May 1999
N.D. Georganas, E.M. Petriu, M.D. Cordea, D. Ionescu, "Distributed Virtual Environments for Training and Telecollaboration", Proc. IMTC/99, IEEE Instrum. Meas. Technol. Conf., Venice, Italy, May 1999

1998:

M.D. Cordea, E.M. Petriu, D.C. Petriu, "Object-Oriented Face Animation for Model-Based Video Compression Applications", Proc. ICT'98, Intl. Conf. Telecommunications, Vol. 1, pp. 246-249, Porto Caras, Greece, 1998

1997:

S.K.S. Yeung, E.M. Petriu, S.R. Das, "A Model-Based Method for the Tactile Recognition of 3-D Objects", Proc. MSO'97, IASTED Intl. Conf. Modelling, Simulation and Optimization, pp. 195-198, Singapore, 1997
S.K.S. Yeung, E.M. Petriu, "A Haptic Device with Collision Detection Response for Sculpting Virtual Objects", Proc. IMTC/97, IEEE Instrum. Meas.Technol. Conf., pp. 322-328, Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1997
M.H. Assaf, M.D. Cordea, M.D. Bondy, C.M. Nafornita, E.M. Petriu, H.J.W. Spoelder, "Image/Voice Modeling and Synchronization for Model-Based Video-Telephony", Proc. ET&VS-IM/97 IEEE Workshop on Emergent Technol. and Virtual Systems for Instrum. Meas., Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, 1997