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Department Research 2017

Artistic Performance/Exhibition Review

  • Balster, E., Mundy, D., Kordik, A. & Hill, K. L. (2017). Digital spotlighting parameter evaluation for SAR imaging. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing Theory, Tools, and Applications, Montreal.

Books

  • Chatterjee, M. R. (2017). Seasons of life: panoramic selection of Tagore songs. Springboro: Amazon Kindle, USA.
  • Chatterjee, M. R. (2017). Rabindranath Tagore's Africa. Kolkata: Institute of Social and Cultural Studies.

Journal Articles

  • Ali, R. A. & Hardie, R. C. (2017). Recursive non-local means filter for video denoising. EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, 2017(1), 29. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13640-017-0177-2
  • Alom, Z., Sidike, P., Taha, T. & Asari, V. K. (2017). State preserving extreme learning machine: a monotonically increasing learning approach. Neural Processing Letters, 45(2), 703–725. Retrieved from link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11063-016-9552-8
  • Ananthanarayanan, H. & Ordóñez, R. E. (2017). A fast converging optimal technique applied to path planning of hyper-redundant manipulators. Mechanism and Machine Theory, 118, 231-246. Retrieved from www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0094114X17304962
  • Aspiras, T. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Hierarchical autoassociative polynimial network (HAP Net) for pattern recognition. Neurocomputing, 222, 1-10. Retrieved from www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925231216311298
  • Balster, E., Scarpino, F. A., Kordik, A. & Hill, K. L. (2017). SAR imaging simulator for pulse envelope evaluation. SPIE Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS), 11(4).
  • Burrow, J., Yehyaoui, R., Sarangan, A. M., Agha, I., Mathews, J. & Searles, T. (2017). Polarization-dependent electromagnetic responses of ultrathin and highly flexible asymmetric terahertz metasurfaces. Optics Express, 25(26), 10.
  • Chodavarapu, V. (2017). Capacitive MEMS absolute pressure sensor using a modified commercial microfabrication process. Springer Microsystem Technologies, 23(8), 3215–3225.
  • Chodavarapu, V. (2017). Wafer-level vacuum-encapsulated rate gyroscope with high quality factor in a commercial MEMS process. Springer Microsystem Technologies, 23(8), 3745–3756.
  • Diego, G.-M., Haus, J. W., Chong, A., Ankita, K., Sarangan, A. M. & Hansen, K. M. (2017). Bi-tapered fiber sensor using visible to near infrared light. Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 263(15), 285-290.
  • Duran, J. M. & Sarangan, A. M. (2017). Fabrication of ultrahigh aspect ratio silicon nanostructures using self-assembled gold metal-assisted chemical etching. Journal of Micro/Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS, 16(8).
  • Essa, A., Sidike, P. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Volumetric directional pattern for spatial feature extraction in hyperspectral imagery. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 14(7), 1-5. Retrieved from ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7917331/
  • Fang, D., Ye, F., Qian, Y. & Sharif, H. (2017). A cloud-based incentive mechanism for sensing in mobile sensor networks. International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR), 8(3), 1-14.
  • Hardie, R. C. & Karch, K. (2017). Block matching and Wiener filtering approach to optical turbulence mitigation and its application to simulated and real imagery with quantitative error analysis. Optical Engineering, 56(7). Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.7.071503
  • Hardie, R. C., Power, J. D., LeMaster, D. A., Droege, D. R., Gladysz, S. & Bose-Pillai, S. (2017). Simulation of anisoplanatic imaging through optical turbulence using numerical wave propagation with new validation analysis. Optical Engineering, 56(7). Retrieved from http://opticalengineering.spiedigitallibrary.org/article.aspx?articleid=2603089
  • Hardie, R. C. & R. Droege,Szymon  Gladysz,Santasri  Bose-Pillai (2017). Simulation of anisoplanatic imaging through optical turbulence using numerical wave propagation with new validation analysis. Optical Engineering, 56(7). Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.7.071502
  • Hardie, R. C., Rucci, M. A., Dapore, A. J. & Karch, B. K. (2017). Multi-frame atmospheric optical turbulence mitigation with quantitative error analysis using simulated and real image sequences. Optical Engineering, 56(7). Retrieved from http://opticalengineering.spiedigitallibrary.org/article.aspx?articleid=2603090
  • Hirakawa, K. (2017). Fourier multispectral imaging: measuring spectra, one sinusoid at a time. Computational Color Imaging Workshop, 2017.
  • Hytla, P. C., Balster, E., Vasquez, J. R. & Neuroth, R. M. (2017). Multi-ratio fusion change detection with adaptive thresholding. SPIE Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 11(2).
  • Lee, Y., Hirakawa, K. & Nguyen, T. (2017). Joint defogging and demosaicking. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing.
  • Littlejohn, A., Yang, Y., Lu, Z., Shin, E., Pan, K., Subramanyam, G. & Vasilyev, V. (2017). Naturally formed ultrathin V2O5 heteroepitaxial layer on VO2/sapphire(001) film. Applied Surface Science, 419(10), 365-372.
  • Liu, R. & Asari, V. K. (2017). 3D reconstruction revisited: real-time indoor scene reconstruction by using RGB-D sensor. Asian Journal of Physics (AJP), 26(3&4), 197-212. Retrieved from gibo11-asianjou-primary.hostgator.co.in/content2/vol-26-2017/vol-26-no-3n4
  • McGuinness, C. & Balster, E. (2017). Enabling reliable change detection for independently compressed SAR images. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 55(8).
  • Narayanan, B. N., Hardie, R. C., Kebede, T. M. & Sprague, M. J. (2017). Optimized feature selection-based clustering approach for computer-aided detection of lung nodules in different modalities. Pattern Analysis and Applications. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1007/s10044-017-0653-4
  • Prince, D., Sidike, P., Essa, A. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Multi-feature fusion for automatic building change detection in wide area imagery. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 11(2), 026040: 1-20. Retrieved from remotesensing.spiedigitallibrary.org/article.aspx?articleid=2636851
  • Sidike, P., Ghulam, A., Asari, V. K. & Alam, M. (2017). Efficient hyperspectral target detection using class-associative spectral fringe-adjusted JTC with dimensionality reduction techniques. Asian Journal of Physics (AJP), 26(3&4), 171-180. Retrieved from gibo11-asianjou-primary.hostgator.co.in/content2/vol-26-2017/vol-26-no-3n4
  • Sidike, P., Krieger, E., Alom, Z., Asari, V. K. & Taha, T. (2017). A fast-single image super-resolution via directional edge guided regularized extreme learning regression. Signal, Image and Video Processing, 11(5), 961–968. Retrieved from link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11760-016-1045-8
  • Wan, C., Lombardo, D., Sarangan, A. M. & Zhan, Q. (2017). High efficiency geometric-phase polarization fan-out grating on silicon. Optics Express.
  • Wang, S., Wang, W., Shin, E., Quach, T. & Subramanyam, G. (2017). Tunable inductors using vanadium dioxide as the control material. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 59(5), 1057-61.
  • Wang, S., Wang, W., Yakopcic, C., Shin, E., Subramanyam, G. & Taha, T. (2017). Filament formation in lithium niobate memristors supports neuromorphic programming capability. Neural Computing and Application, 1-7.
  • Wang, S., Wang, W., Yakopcic, C., Shin, E., Subramanyam, G. & Taha, T. (2017). Experimental study of LiNbO3 memristors for use in neuromorphic computing. Microelectronic Engineering, 168, 37-40.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y. & Hu, R. Q. (2017). Incentive load scheduling schemes for PHEV battery exchange stations in smart grid. IEEE Systems Journal, 11(2), 922--930.
  • Zhan, Q., Chen, J. & Kong, L. (2017). Demonstration of a vectoral optical field generator with adaptive close loop control. Review of Scientific Instruments, 88(12), 125111.
  • Zhan, Q., Chen, J., Wan, C. & Kong, L. (2017). Tightly focused optical field with controllable photonic spin orientation. Optics Express, 25(16), 19517-19528.
  • Zhan, Q., Chen, J., Wan, C. & Kong, L. (2017). Experimental generation of complex optical fields for diffraction limited optical focus with purely transverse spin angular momentum. Optics Express, 25(8), 8966-8974.
  • Zhan, Q., Chen, J., Wan, C. & Kong, L. (2017). Precise transverse alignment of spatial light modulator sections for complex optical field generation. Applied Optics, 56(10), 2614-2620.
  • Zhan, Q., Chen, R., Zhang, X., Zhou, Y., Ming, H. & Wang, A. (2017). Detecting the topological charge of optical vortex beams using a sectorial screen. Applied Optics, 56(16), 4868-4872.
  • Zhan, Q. & Forbes, A. (2017). Editorial for special issue on Complex Optical Fields. Chinese Optics Letters, 15(3), 03001-1.
  • Zhan, Q., Lopez-Morales, G., Rico-Botero, V.-M. & Espinosa-Luna, R. (2017). Refractive index measurement of dielectric samples using highly focused radially polarized light. Chinese Optics Letters, 15(3), 03004.
  • Zhan, Q., Wan, C. & Chen, J. (2017). Tailoring optical orbital angular momentum spectrum with spiral complex field modulation. Optics Express, 25(13), 15108-15117.
  • Zhan, Q., Wan, C. & Chen, J. (2017). Compact and high-resolution optical orbital angular momentum sorter. APL Photonics /AIP, 2, 031302.
  • Zhan, Q., Wan, C., Lombardo, D. & Sarangan, A. (2017). High efficiency geometric-phase polarization fan-out grating on silicon. Optics Express, 25(20), 24559-24565. 
  • Zhan, Q., Wan, C., Rui, G. & Chen, J. (2017). Detection of photonic orbital angular momentum with micro- and nano-optical structures. Frontiers in Optoelectronics, 56.
  • Zhan, Q., Wang, X., Gong, L., Zhu, Z. & Gu, B. (2017). Creation of identical multiple focal spots with three-dimensional arbitrary shifting. Optics Express, 25(15), 17737-17745.
  • Zhan, Q., Yu, Y., Huang, H. & Zhou, M. (2017). Creation of a multi-segmented optical needle with prescribed length and spacing using the radiation pattern from a sectional-uniform line source. Scientific Reports, 7, 10708.
  • Zhan, Q., Zhou, Y., Yan, K., Chen, R., Gu, C., Xu, L. & Wang, A. (2017). Resonance efficiency enhancement for cylindrical vector fiber laser with optically induced long period grating. Applied Physics Letters/AIP, 110(16), 161104.
  • Zhan, Q., Zhou, Y., Yan, K., Yao, P., Gu, C., Xu, L., Wang, A. & Lin, J. (2017). Q-switching fiber laser based on carbon nano-tube for cylindrical-vector beams generation. Journal of Optics
  • Zhang, J. & Hirakawa, K. (2017). Improved denoising via Poisson mixture modeling of image sensor noise. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, PP(99), 1-1.

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

  • Albalooshi, F., Sidike, P. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Automatic detection and segmentation of oil leak in ocean environment. Middle East Heavy Oil Congress (MEHOC 2017): Exploration, Production & Transportation. Retrieved from www.worldheavyoilcongress.com/
  • Alsuwian, T., Ordonez, R. E. & Jacobsen, L. (2017). Nonlinear adaptive control for longitudinal dynamics of hypersonic vehicle at subsonic speeds. AIAA Aviation Forum, Denver, CO.
  • Asari, V. K. & Sidike, P. (2017). Automatic material segmentation in hyper-spectral imagery by a nonlinear line attractor neural network. OSA Imaging and Applied Optics Congress: Imaging Systems and Applications, San Francisco, CA. Retrieved from www.osa.org/en-us/meetings/osa_meetings/osa_imaging_and_applied_optics_congress/program/imaging_systems_and_applications/ 
  • Aspiras, T., Asari, V. K. & Albalooshi, F. (2017). Multi-cascade self-organizing lattice boltzmann active contour for coarse/fine image segmentation and classification. IEEE Workshop on Applied Imagery and Pattern Recognition: Big Data, Analytics, and Beyond - AIPR 2017, Washington DC. Retrieved from www.aipr-workshop.org/
  • Aspiras, T., Asari, V. K. & Neal, C. (2017). Integration of automated object detection and tracking system in full motion flight simulation system. The Image Society Conference: Image 2017, Dayton, OH. Retrieved from image-society.org/EVENTS/17IMAGE/Image17.html
  • Aspiras, T., Asari, V. K. & Ragb, H. (2017). Enhanced human detection using gradient and texture features and super-pixel segmentation. IEEE Workshop on Applied Imagery and Pattern Recognition: Big Data, Analytics, and Beyond - AIPR 2017, Washington DC. Retrieved from www.aipr-workshop.org/
  • Aspiras, T., Asari, V. K. & Stanard, T. (2017). Tracker fusion for robust object tracking and confidence reporting in wide area motion imagery. IEEE Workshop on Applied Imagery and Pattern Recognition: Big Data, Analytics, and Beyond - AIPR 2017, Washington DC. Retrieved from www.aipr-workshop.org/
  • Aspiras, T., Asari, V. K. & Stanard, T. (2017). Tracker fusion for robust object tracking and confidence reporting in wide area motion imagery. IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (IEEE HST 2017), Waltham, MA. Retrieved from www.ieee-hst.org/
  • Aspiras, T., Krieger, E. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Directional ringlet intensity feature transform (DRIFT) based object tracking in IR imagery. SPIE Optics and Photonics: Infrared Remote Sensing and Instrumentation XXV, San Diego, CA. Retrieved from spie.org/opo/conferencedetails/infrared-remote-sensing-and-instrumentation?SSO=1
  • Awedat, K., Essa, A., Asari, V. K. & Stoppenbrink, D. (2017). Sparse representation-based classification performance under different optimization forms for face recognition. 2017 National Aerospace & Electronics Conference: Algorithms for Tracking in Aerial Surveillance, Dayton OH. Retrieved from http://naecon.org/
  • Awedat, K., Essa, A. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Sparse representation classification based linear integration of l1-norm and l2-norm for robust face recognition. IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology (EIT 2017), Lincoln, NE. Retrieved from engineering.unl.edu/eit2017/
  • Balster, E., Hoffman, M. P., Skeans, J. & Fan, D. (2017). GPGPU acceleration using OpenCL for a spotlight SAR simulator. ACM International Workshop on OpenCL, Toronto.
  • Balster, E., Kordik, A. M., Scarpino, F. A. & Hill, K. L. (2017). Evaluation of aperture weighting techniques for SAR image formation. IEEE National Aerospace and Electronics Conference, Dayton, OH. Retrieved from 300 College Park
  • Balster, E., Kordik, A., Scarpino, F. A. & Hill, K. L. (2017). Chirp pulse envelope evaluation for SAR image formation. In E. Balster, (Ed.). IEEE Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference, New York, NY. Retrieved from 300 College Park
  • Balster, E., Scarpino, F. A., Kordik, A. M. & Hill, K. L. (2017). A simulator for spotlight SAR image formation. IEEE Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, Las Vegas, NV. Retrieved from 300 College Park
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Ataai, R. (2017). Fresnel coefficients for electromagnetic propagation across a non-chiral and chiral dispersive interface with negative index. OSA FiO Technical Digest, Washington, DC. Retrieved from www.osapublishing.org/abstract.cfm?uri=FiO-2017-JW3A.121
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Bugoffa, S. (2017). Negative index in a dispersive chiral material with first-order sideband dispersion under dielectric losses. In M. Chatterjee, (Ed.), OSA FiO 2017 Technical Digest, Washington, DC. Retrieved from www.osapublishing.org/abstract.cfm?uri=FiO-2017-FM3D.4
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Mohamed, A. (2017). Slanted electromagnetic wave propagation through atmospheric phase turbulence using altitude-dependent structure parameter. IEEE NAECON 2017, Dayton, OH.
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Mohamed, A. (2017). Chaos-based mitigation of image distortion under anisoplanatic electromagnetic signal propagation through turbulence. OSA FiO Technical Digest, Washington, DC. Retrieved from www.osapublishing.org/abstract.cfm?uri=FiO-2017-JW4A.1
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Mohamed, A. (2017). Anisoplanatic image propagation along a slanted path under lower atmosphere phase turbulence in the presence of encrypted chaos. In E. J. Kelmelis, (Ed.), SPIE Proceedings Long-Range Imaging II, Bellingham, WA. Retrieved from www.spiedigitallibrary.org/conference-proceedings-of-spie/10204/102040G/Anisoplanatic-image-propagation-along-a-slanted-path-under-lower-atmosphere/10.1117/12.2269131.short?SSO=1
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Uppalapati, B. (2017). Design and analysis of wafer-level vacuum-encapsulated disk resonator. IEEE National Aerospace & Electronics Conference (NAECON), Dayton, OH.
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Behara, G. (2017). Towards autonomous depth perception for surveillance in real world environments. IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), Columbus, OH.
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Behara, G. (2017). Towards autonomous surveillance in real world environments. IEEE National Aerospace & Electronics Conference (NAECON), Dayton, OH.
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Huan, J. (2017). Microfabrication and packaging process for a single-chip position, navigation, and timing system. International Microelectronics Assembly and Packaging Society (IMAPS) Symposium, Raleigh, NC.
  • Chodavarapu, V., Subramanyam, G. & Smarra, D. (2017). Embedded passive circuit elements in low temperature co-fired ceramic substrates for aerospace electronics. International Microelectronics Assembly and Packaging Society (IMAPS) Symposium, Raleigh, NC.
  • Essa, A. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Fusing facial shape and appearance-based features for robust face recognition. 2017 National Aerospace & Electronics Conference: Algorithms for Tracking in Aerial Surveillance, Dayton, OH. Retrieved from http://naecon.org/
  • Essa, A. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Multi-texture local ternary pattern for face recognition. Proceedings of the SPIE Defense + Security Conference: Pattern Recognition and Tracking XXVIII, Anaheim, CA. Retrieved from spie.org/Publications/Proceedings/Paper/10.1117/12.2263735
  • Essa, A. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Local boosted features for illumination invariant face recognition. Proceedings of the IS&T International Conference on Electronic Imaging (Society for Imaging Science and Technology): Imaging and Multimedia Analytics in a Web and Mobile World, Burlingame, CA. Retrieved from www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/ist/ei/2017/00002017/00000010/art00011
  • Essa, A., Sudakov, I. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Detecting of tundra lake patterns on permafrost historical maps. 2017 National Aerospace & Electronics Conference, Dayton OH. Retrieved from http://naecon.org/
  • Guo, P., Lombardo, D. & Sarangan, A. M. (2017). Vanadium dioxide switchable components based on wiregrids for mid-infrared applications. SPIE
  • Krieger, E. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Visual perception based adaptive feature fusion for object tracking. IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - SMC 2017, Banff, Alberta, Canada. Retrieved from www.smc2017.org/
  • Lee, Y., Hirakawa, K. & Nguyen, T. (2017). Lossless compression of CFA sampled image using decorelated Mallat wavelet packet decomposition. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing
  • Liu, R. & Asari, V. K. (2017). 3D indoor scene reconstruction and change detection for robotic sensing and navigation. SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing: Mobile Multimedia/Image Processing, Security, and Applications 2017, Anaheim, CA. 
  • Powar, N. U., Schneider, T., Skipper, J., Petkie, D., Asari, V. K., Riffle, R., Sherwood, M. & Cross, C. (2017). Thermal facial signatures for state assessment during deception. Proceedings of the IS&T International Conference on Electronic Imaging (Society for Imaging Science and Technology): Image Processing: Algorithms and Systems, Burlingame, CA. Retrieved from www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/ist/ei/2017/00002017/00000013/art00015 
  • Prince, D. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Automatic building change detection through linear feature fusion and difference of Gaussian classification. SPIE Optics and Photonics: Infrared Remote Sensing and Instrumentation XXV, San Diego, CA. Retrieved from spie.org/opo/conferencedetails/infrared-remote-sensing-and-instrumentation?SSO=1 
  • Ragb, H. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Fused shape features based on gradients and local phase in color domain. 2017 National Aerospace & Electronics Conference: Algorithms for Tracking in Aerial Surveillance, Dayton, OH. Retrieved from http://naecon.org/
  • Ragb, H. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Chromatic domain phase features with gradient and texture for efficient human detection. Proceedings of the IS&T International Conference on Electronic Imaging (Society for Imaging Science and Technology): Imaging and Multimedia Analytics in a Web and Mobile World, Burlingame, CA. Retrieved from www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/ist/ei/2017/00002017/00000010/art00012
  • Ragb, H., Aspiras, T., Asari, V. K. & Rawat, P. (2017). Omnidirectional camera image analysis for law-enforcement and border control applications. IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (IEEE HST 2017), Waltham, MA. Retrieved from www.ieee-hst.org/cfp.htm 
  • Sargent, G., Ratliff, B. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Single image super-resolution via regularized extreme learning regression for imagery from microgrid polarimeters. SPIE Optics and Photonics: Polarization Science and Remote Sensing VIII, San Diego, CA. Retrieved from spie.org/opo/conferencedetails/infrared-remote-sensing-and-instrumentation?SSO=1 
  • Sargent, G., Zhang, H., Alyssa, M., Van Camp, A., D'Arcy, A., Cassedy, A., Aspiras, T., Romstadt, E., Dicillo, V. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Brain machine interface for useful human interaction via extreme learning machine and state machine design. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence - IEEE SSCI 2017, Honolulu, HI. Retrieved from www.ele.uri.edu/ieee-ssci2017/index.html 
  • Sidike, P., Essa, A., Qumsiyeh, M. & Asari, V. K. (2017). Extreme learning machine with variance inflation factor for robust pattern recognition. SPIE Defense + Security: Pattern Recognition and Tracking XXVIII, Anaheim, CA. Retrieved from spie.org/SID/conferencedetails/optical-pattern-recognition
  • Wan, C., Sarangan, A. M., Lombardo, D. & Zhan, Q. (2017). Geometric-phase polarization fan-out grating fabricated with deep-UV interference lithography. Journal of Physics: Conference Series.

Invited Lectures

  • Asari, V. K. (2017, November). Computer vision and image understanding. Presented at the Fulbright, Santa Fe, Argentina.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, November). Computational intelligence and machine perception for autonomous systems. Presented at the Fulbright, Parana, Argentina.
  • Asari, V. K. & Aspiras, T. (2017, October). Sensing, processing, and automatic decision making in real time. Presented at the Quest Meeting, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, April). Automatic detection and segmentation of oil leak in ocean environment. Presented at the MEHOC 2017: Middle East Heavy Oil Congress: Exploration, Production & Transportation, Kingdom of Bahrain.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2017, June). Electrical and optical properties of vanadium dioxide phase change thin films produced by ion-assisted reactive evaporation. Presented at the International Workshop on Thin Films for Electronics, Electro-Optics, Energy & Sensors, University of Dayton.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Dey, S. (2017, November). Step coverage, macro-and micro-loading effects in SrTiO3 thin films by MOCVD. Presented at the U.S. Japan Seminar on Polar Dielectrics.
  • Subramanyam, G. (2017, September). Optimization of BST phase shifters for beam forming applications. Presented at the International Meeting of Ferroelectricity, San Antonio, TX.
  • Ye, F. (2017, December). A security architecture for networked internet of things devices. Nanjing, China.
  • Ye, F. (2017, December). A security architecture for networked internet of things devices. Shanghai, China.

Posters

  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Mohamed, A. (2017, September). Chaos-based mitigation of image distortion under anisoplanatic electromagnetic signal propagation through turbulence. Presented at the FIO OSA Annual Meeting 2017, Washington, DC.
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Ataai, R. (2017, September). Fresnel coefficients for electromagnetic propagation across a non-chiral and chiral dispersive interface with negative index. Presented at the FIO OSA Annual Meeting 2017, Washington, DC.

Presentations

  • Asari, V. K. & Rogers, S. (2017, August). Autonomy, artificial intelligence, and human machine teaming. Presented at the TecEdge ICC: TecEdge Innovation and Collaboration Center, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, August). Sensing, processing and automatic decision making in real time. Presented at the RSET IFDP 2017: International Faculty Development Program on High Performance Computing & Data Science, Kochi, India.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, August). Automatic building change detection through linear feature fusion and difference of Gaussian classification. Presented at the SPIE OP 2017: SPIE Optics and Photonics: Infrared Remote Sensing and Instrumentation XXV, San Diego, CA.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, August). Directional ringlet intensity feature transform (DRIFT) based object tracking in IR imagery. Presented at the SPIE OP 2017: SPIE Optics and Photonics: Infrared Remote Sensing and Instrumentation XXV, San Diego, CA. 
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, July). Deep dive workshop: sensing, processing and automatic decision making for security and surveillance applications. Presented at the Motorola Mobility: Emerging Tech Speaker Series, Chicago, IL. 
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, July). Emerging technology overview: sensing, processing and automatic decision making in real time. Presented at the Motorola Mobility: Emerging Tech Speaker Series, Chicago, IL.
  • Asari, V. K. & Aspiras, T. (2017, June). Integration of automated object detection and tracking system in full motion flight simulation system. Presented at the Image 2017: The IMAGE Society Conference, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. & Essa, A. (2017, June). Detecting of tundra lake patterns on permafrost historical maps. Presented at the NAECON 2017: National Aerospace & Electronics Conference, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. & Ragb, H. (2017, June). Fused shape features based on gradients and local phase in color domain. Presented at the NAECON 2017: National Aerospace & Electronics Conference, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. & Essa, A. (2017, June). Fusing facial shape and appearance-based features for robust face recognition. Presented at the NAECON 2017: National Aerospace & Electronics Conference, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. & Essa, A. (2017, June). Sparse representation-based classification performance under different optimization forms for face recognition. Presented at the NAECON 2017: National Aerospace & Electronics Conference, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, April). Omnidirectional camera image analysis for law-enforcement and border control applications. Presented at the IEEE HST 2017: 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, Waltham, MA.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, April). Tracker fusion for robust object tracking and confidence reporting in wide area motion imagery: DRIFT algorithm for rotation invariant object tracking in wide area motion imagery. Presented at the IEEE HST 2017: 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, Waltham, MA.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, April). Technology areas: semi-conductors, rf power conversion, and LADAR. Presented at the AFRL Innovation Discovery Panel, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, April). advanced image processing techniques for automatic object detection, tracking and recognition in complex environmental conditions. Kingdom of Bahrain. 
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, March). State preserving extreme learning machine: a monotonically increasing learning approach for pattern classification. Presented at the Dayton Area Machine Learning Group Meeting, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, March). Learning complex manifold of visual perception for pattern association. Valiamala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, March). Object detection, tracking and recognition in images captured in complex environmental conditions. Kakkanad, Kochi, Kerala, India.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, March). Wide area surveillance for situational awareness and security automation. Chandigarh, Panjab, India.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, March). Wide area surveillance for situational awareness and security automation. Gurgaon, Haryana, India.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, January). Chromatic domain phase features with gradient and texture for efficient human detection. Presented at the EI 2017: IS&T International Symposium on Electronic Imaging, Burlingame, CA.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, January). Local boosted features for illumination invariant face recognition. Presented at the EI 2017: IS&T International Symposium on Electronic Imaging, Burlingame, CA.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, January). Thermal facial signatures for state assessment during deception. Presented at the EI 2017: IS&T International Symposium on Electronic Imaging, Burlingame, CA. 
  • Balster, E. (2017, October). Persistent surveillance processing utilizing FPGAs. Presented at the IEEE Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference, New York, NY. 
  • Balster, E. (2017, January). Persistent surveillance processing utilizing FPGAs. Presented at the IEEE Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, Las Vegas, NV. 
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Mohamed, A. (2017, September). Slanted electromagnetic wave propagation through atmospheric phase turbulence using altitude-dependent structure parameter. Presented at the IEEE NAECON 2017, Dayton, OH. 
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Bugoffa, S. (2017, September). Negative index in a dispersive chiral material with first-order sideband dispersion under dielectric losses. Presented at the OSA FiO Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
  • Chatterjee, M. R. & Mohamed, A. (2017, April). Anisoplanatic image propagation along a slanted path under lower atmosphere phase turbulence in the presence of encrypted chaos. Presented at the SPIE Defense and Security Conference, Anaheim, CA. 
  • Ordóñez, R. E. Cooperative sensing using reconfigurable sensor networks. Presented at the Theoretical Layered Sensing Seminar, WPAFB, Dayton, OH. 
  • Ye, F. (2017, November). Authentication and access control for an IoT green roof monitoring system. Presented at the IEEE CyberSciTech, Orlando, FL. 
  • Ye, F. (2017, November). A security architecture for networked Internet of Things devices. Presented at the IEEE GLOBECOM, Singapore. 
  • Ye, F. (2017, May). An efficient incentive mechanism for cloud-based mobile sensor network. Presented at the 16th Annual IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology, Lincoln, NE. 
  • Ye, F. (2017, April). SAW-MAN: exploring smart service-aware wireless mixed-area networks. Presented at the 2nd SJTU Future Information Technology International Forum for young Scholars, Shanghai, China.
  • Zhan, Q. (2017, July). Three-dimensionally tunable spin within an optical focal spot beyond the diffraction limit. Presented at the AOM 2017, Nanjing, China.
  • Zhan, Q. (2017, July). Towards miniaturized detection of photonic orbital angular momentum states. Presented at the APOC 2017, Beijing, China.
  • Zhan, Q. (2017, July). Towards miniaturized detection of photonic orbital angular momentum states. Presented at the CLEO-PR and PGC 2017, Singapore.

Workshops

  • Asari, V. K. (2017, April). The neuroscience of diversity and inclusion. Presented at the Divergent Collaboration Workshop, Dayton, OH.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017, January). Brain machine interface and applications. Presented at the Divergent Collaboration Workshop, Dayton, OH.

Sponsored Research

  • Agha, I. & Zhan, Q. (2016 - 2018), Optoelectronic technology research, AFRL/RYDH & RYDP. Air Force Research Laboratory, Federal, $110,000.00.
  • Agha, I. & Sarangan, A. M. (2017 - 2020), Collaborative Research: Nanopatterning and temporal control of phase-change materials for reconfigurable photonics. National Science Foundation, Federal, $198,000.00.
  • Agha, I., Haus, J. W. & Sarangan, A. M. (2015 - 2018), Nonlinear Optical Signatures of Electronic Quantum Tunneling Effects in Nanoplasmonic Systems. Army Research Office, University of Dayton, $405,000.00.
  • Agha, I., Haus, J. W., & Sarangan, A. M. (2015 - 2018), Quantum Tunneling and Plasmonics. Army Research Office, Federal, $405,000.00.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017 - 2018), Object tracking via deep learning. Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Federal, $75,000.00.
  • Asari, V. K. (2015 - 2018), Feature fusion for object tracking. Air Force Research Laboratories (AFRL/RY), Federal, $340,000.00.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017 - 2018), An illumination/contrast invariant multi-feature fusion approach for efficient human detection and self-organized neural network-based scene segmentation and labeling. U.S. Army Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (through EOIR Technologies, Inc.), Federal, $149,000.00.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017 - 2018), Bicycle safety proximity project. Air Force Research Laboratories through University of Dayton Research Institute, Federal, $30,000.00.
  • Asari, V. K. (2017), Tracker performance evaluation and object behavior assessment. Air Force Research Laboratories (AFRL/RH) through InfoSciTex, Federal, $200,000.00.
  • Asari, V. K. (2015 - 2017), Sensor automation: human-automation interface for tasking and managing feature-based object tracking, event detection, and object re-identification. Air Force Research Laboratories (SBIR Phase II Award with 361 Interactive, Federal, $200,000.00. 
  • Asari, V. K. & Sorg, B. (2016 - 2017), Super-resolution analysis of Polari-metric imagery. Air Force Research Laboratories through University of Dayton Research Institute, Federal, $270,000.00.
  • Balster, E. (2015 - Present), Army SBIR phase II, “CRAMMIT.” U.S. Army, University of Dayton, $65,000.00.
  • Balster, E. (2013 - Present), Academic layered sensing program (ALSP), project 32. AFRL/RYDI, Federal, $1,800,000.00.
  • Balster, E. (2013 - Present), Research, development, and evaluation of surveillance imaging (R-DESI). AFRL/RYAA, Federal, $900,000.00.
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Subramanyam, G. (2016 - 2019), CloudMEMS: cybermanufacturing of micro-electro-mechanical systems. National Science Foundation, Federal, $249,999.00. 
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Subramanyam, G. (2017 - 2019), Development of high-temperature LTCC smart node for FADEC. United States Air Force/Spectral Energies, LLC, Federal, $245,000.00.
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Subramanyam, G. (2017 - 2018), Development of die extraction and reassembly process for improved functionality. United States Air Force/Spectral Energies, LLC, Federal, $30,000.00.
  • Chodavarapu, V. (2015 - 2018), Start up. University of Dayton, University of Dayton, $120,000.00.
  • Chodavarapu, V. & Subramanyam, G. (2016 - 2017), Development of high-temperature LTCC smart node for FADEC. United States Air Force/Spectral Energies, LLC, Federal, $46,000.00. 
  • Haus, J. W., Agha, I. & Sarangan, A. M. (2017 - 2018), Fast optical limiters with enhanced dynamic range. AEgis Technology Group LLC, Private, $74,997.00.
  • Hirakawa, K. (2016 - Present). Samsung, Other, $60,000.00.
  • Hirakawa, K. (2017 - 2018), BRDF capture using Fresnel lens. Japan National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Other, $36,000.00.
  • Hirakawa, K. & Ambrozic, C. (2017 - 2018), Stochastic structure-property relationships of continuous ceramic fiber reinforced ceramics. DAGSI/RX, Federal, $44,130.00.
  • Ordóñez, R. E. (2017 - Present), More electric aircraft generator control. AFRL, Federal, $200,000.00.
  • Ordóñez, R. E. (2016 - 2017), Novel approaches for integrated controls with thermal management systems (TMS) and power, STTR with smart asset monitoring & management systems. AFRL, Federal, $150,000.00.
  • Pinnell, M. F., Blust, R. P., Balster, E., Bigelow, K. E., Crosson, K. M., Schneider, S. J. & Kinnucan-Welsch, K. A. (2010 - Present), EEC-1009607 - Engineering innovation and design for STEM teachers. NSF, Federal, $499,101.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2017 - 2020), Antireflection coatings. UES/AFRL, Federal, $53,271.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2017 - 2019), Transition metal nitrides for opto-electronic applications and new ferroelectrics and composite multiferroic materials for RF. AFRL/UES, Federal, $98,734.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M., Lombardo, D. & Agha, I. (2016 - 2019), An integrated photonics CMOS compatible platform for chemical and biological sensors. Dayton Area Graduate Studies Institute, State, $70,992.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2017 - 2018), Design and assessment of wiregrid polarizers for automotive applications. Gentex Corp, Private, $29,240.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Kumar, J. (2017 - 2020), Extreme temperature LiS batteries. NASA, Federal, $650,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Taha, T. (2017 - 2020), Neuromorphic architectures for online learning. NSF, Federal, $440,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Chodavarapu, V. (2017 - 2019), High temperature LTCC smart node for FADEC (SBIR Phase II). Air Force, Federal, $250,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Kumar, J. (2016 - 2019), Thermal fail-proof li-ion battery operation. Federal Aviation Authority, Federal, $600,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Chodavarapu, V. (2016 - 2019), Cloud MEMS. NSF, Federal, $500,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Kumar, J. (2016 - 2018), High energy/power, long cycle life, thermally safe Li-S battery development. Ohio Federal Research Network, Centers of Excellence, State, $450,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Browning, C. (2013 - 2018), Research collaboration program: oxide thin film based novel RF and EO devices. Air Force/Clarkson Aerospace, Federal, $700,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Chodavarapu, V. (2017 - 2018), Die extraction and reassembly (DER) (SBIR Phase I). Air Force, Federal, $45,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G., & Kumar, J. (2016 - 2018), STTR phase II: ceramic polymer composite electrolyte. Cornerstone Research Group, Federal, $400,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. (2014 - 2017), High power agile transmitter/receiver modules. AFOSR, Federal, $150,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Kumar, J. (2016 - 2017), Lithium-oxygen battery: a sustainable and environmental friendly way of generating and storing energy. Hanley Sustainability Institute, University of Dayton, $20,000.00.
  • Subramanyam, G. & Chodavarapu, V. (2016 - 2017), SBIR phase I with Air Force: development of high-temperature LTCC smart node for FADEC. Spectral Energies, Federal, $45,000.00.
  • Taha, T. (2017 - 2018), Autonomy research initiatives. U.S. Air Force, Federal, $605,645.00.
  • Taha, T. (2017 - 2018), Neuromorphic processing device assessment research. U.S. Air Force, Federal, $85,000.00.
  • Taha, T. (2017), Deep learning course. Center for Cybersecurity, University of Dayton, $8,788.00.
  • Taha, T. (2017), Deep learning course enhancement. Keen Foundation, University of Dayton, $7,000.00.
  • Taha, T. (2017), Minority Leader’s Program. Clarkson Aerospace, Private, $110,760.00.
  • Zhao, C. & Zhan, Q. (2016 - 2017), Harvest solar energy with metasurfaces for a cleaner and sustainable energy future. Hanley Sustainability Institute, University of Dayton, $19,249.76.
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