Journal Publications and Peer Reviewed Conference Papers

2017

BEHERA, Pradeep

  1. Pradeep K Behera, Ramesh Teegavarapu, Chandra Pathak and Chandramouli Viswanatha Chandramouli, “Variability of Storm Event Characteristics in Different Climate Zones of Continental United States: Implications for Stormwater Management and Hydrologic Design” 2017 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Sacramento, California, May 21-25, 2017.

CHEN, Le

  1. C. Concolato, L. Chen, Data science: A new paradigm in the age of big-data science and analytics, New Mathematics and Natural Computation 13 (02), 119-143, 2017.
  2. L. Chen, VBS Prasath, Measuring Bone Density Connectivity Using Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry Images, International Journal of Fuzzy Logic and Intelligent Systems 17 (4), 235-244, 2017.

COTAE, Paul

  1. Rashed Rabie and Paul Cotae, “Network Congestion Control and Low Rate Denial of Service Attacks” Transaction on Techniques in STEM Education, Vol.2, No.3, pp.91-99, ISSN: 2381-649X April – June 2017.
  2. Rashed Rabie, Paul Cotae “Network Congestion Protocol and Low Rate Denial of Service Attacks”, Proceedings ASEE 2017 Gulf Southwest Annual Conference at Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at UT Dallas, March 12-14, 2017.

DANG, Hongmei

  1. Hongmei Dang, Esther Ososanya, Nian Zhang, Xiaohui Wang, Hojjatollah Sarvari and Vijay P. Singh , “Numerical Modeling Effect of Defects on Efficiency of Nanowire CdS-CdTe Solar Cells”. 2017 IEEE PVSC-44 June 25-30, 2017 Washington, D.C.
  2. Hongmei Dang, Esther Ososanya, Nian Zhang, Vijay Singh, “Numerical Modeling and Simulation of Stable Nanowire CdS-CdTe Solar Cells,” 17th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2017), Pittsburgh, PA, July 25-28, 2017.

DENIS, Max

  1. Mahdi Bayat, Max Denis, Adriana Gregory, Mohammad Mehrmohammadi, Viksit Kumar, Duane Meixner, Robert T. Fazzio, Mostafa Fatemi, Azra Alizad, “Diagnostic features of quantitative comb-push shear elastography for breast lesion differentiation”, PLOS ONE, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2017.
  2. Mahdi Bayat, Viksit Kumar, Max Denis, Jeremy Webb, Adriana Gregory, Mohammad Mehrmohammadi, Mathew Cheong, Douglas Husmann, Lance Mynderse, Azra Alizad, Mostafa Fatemi, “Correlation of ultrasound bladder vibrometry assessment of bladder compliance with urodynamic study results”, PLOS ONE, Vol. 12, No. 6 2017. (This work was highlighted in Nature Reviews Urology: Clemens Thoma, “Urinary incontinence: Evaluating bladder wall properties with vibrometry”, Nature Reviews Urology 2017)

HAGHANI, Sasan

  1. N. Chuenprateep, W. Abrams, A. Marshall and S. Haghani, “Modeling the Effect of Renewable Energy and Smart Appliances in Energy Reduction of Residential Homes Using GridLab-D”, Proc. of ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, June 25- 28, 2017, pp. 1-12, Paper ID #18948.

KACEM, Thabet

  1. Kacem, Thabet, Alexandre Barreto, Duminda Wijesekera, and Paulo Costa. “ADS-Bsec: A novel framework to secure ADS-B.” ICT Express 3, no. 4 ( 2017): 160-163.
  2. Kacem, Thabet, Wijesekera, Duminda and Costa, Paulo, “Key distribution scheme for aircraft equipped with secure ADS-B IN”. In 2017 IEEE 20th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC) (pp. 1-6), October 2017, London, UK.

KLEIN, Kate

  1. K.L. Klein, L. Barner, A.E. Vladar. “Direct-write Method for Machining Fluidic Structures with Helium Ions”. Electron, Ion, Photon Beam and Nanotechnology (EIPBN) Conference, May 2017.

OLADUNNI, Timothy

  1. Timothy Oladunni, Sharad Sharma, Raymond Tiwang “A Spatio-Temporal Hedonic House Regression Model” Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, Cancun, Mexico, DOI 10.1109/ICMLA. 2017.00-94, pp. 607 – 612, December 18-21, 2017.
  2. Timothy Oladunni, Sharad Sharma, Raymond Tiwang “Foreclosure Sale and House Value: Correlation or Causation?” Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, Cancun, Mexico, DOI 10.1109/ICMLA. 2017.00-94, pp. 607 – 612, December 18-21, 2017.
  3. Timothy Oladunni, Sharad Sharma, “An Occam’s Razor Approach to Hedonic Pricing Theory” Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence (CSCI17), Las Vegas, USA, December 14-16, 2017.

OSOSANYA, Esther

  1. Hongmei Dang, Esther Ososanya, Nian Zhang, Xiaohui Wang, Hojjatollah Sarvari and Vijay P. Singh , “Numerical Modeling Effect of Defects on Efficiency of Nanowire CdS-CdTe Solar Cells”. 2017 IEEE PVSC-44 June 25-30, 2017 Washington, D.C.
  2. Hongmei Dang, Esther Ososanya, Nian Zhang, Vijay Singh, “Numerical Modeling and Simulation of Stable Nanowire CdS-CdTe Solar Cells,” 17th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2017), Pittsburgh, PA, July 25-28, 2017.
  3. Hongmei Dang, Esther Ososanya, Nian Zhang and Vijay Singh, “Numerical Modeling and Simulation of Stable Nanowire CdS-CdTe Solar Cells”, 17th IEEE Nanotechnology Conference.

SHAHIRINIA, Amir

  1. A.H.Shahirinia, A.Hajizadeh, D.C.Yu, “Bayesian Predictive Models for Rayleigh Wind Speed”, 17th edition of the IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Wireless Broadband ICUWB’ 2017, Salamanca, Spain, 12-15 Sep. 2017.
  2. A.H.Shahirinia, A.Hajizadeh, D.C.Yu, “Bayesian Predictive Models for Weibull Wind Speed”, 17th edition of the IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Wireless Broadband ICUWB’ 2017, Salamanca, Spain, 12-15 Sep. 2017.
  3. A.H.Shahirinia, A.Hajizadeh, D.C.Yu, “Bayesian Predictive Models of Economic Dispatching for Wind-Penetrated Power Systems”, 17th edition of the IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Wireless Broadband ICUWB’ 2017, Salamanca, Spain, 12-15 Sep. 2017.
  4. A.H.Shahirinia, A.Hajizadeh, “Model Predictive Control of Grid Connected Modular Multilevel Converter for Integration of Photovoltaic Power Systems”, 44th International IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, Washington, DC., USA, 25-30 Jun. 2017.

SHETTY, Devdas

  1. “Strategies for Robust Mechatronics Systems: using (1) Mechatronic Instructional Platform (2) Web based virtual experimentation” Shetty, Pruthviraj and Gangadharan 2017 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2017 Nov, Tampa, Florida, USA.
  2. “Design for Disassembly as a sustainable product evaluation method” Shetty, D., and Xu, Jiajun, International Mechanical Engineering Congress, IMECE 2017 Nov, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA.
  3. Book
    Shetty, D., Product Design for Engineers, International Edition by Cengage Learning Publications, Ohio, USA ISBN: 978-1-133-96204-5, 2017.

THOMPSON, Lara

  1. Thompson LA, Badache M, Cale S, Behera L, Zhang N. Balance performance as observed by center-of-pressure parameter characteristics in male soccer athletes and non-athletes. Sports 2017, 5(4), 86. doi:10.3390/sports5040086.
  2. Behera L, Thompson LA. Exploring Force-Exertion of a Robotic, Prosthetic Hand for Common Hand Gestures. NSF Emerging Researchers National Conference (ERN) in STEM, 2017.
  3. Zhang NA, Xiong J, Zhong J, Thompson LA, Ying H. An Enhanced K-Nearest Neighbor Classification Method Based on Maximal Coherence and Validity Ratings. Advances in Neural Networks ISNN 2017, F. Cong et al. (Eds.): ISSN 2017, Part I, LNCS 10261, pp.206-204, 2017.
  4. Haburcakova C, Merfeld D, Gong W, Guinand N, Perez Fornos A, Thompson LA, Guyot JP, Lewis RF. Sensory prosthetics – clinical and scientific utility of a vestibular implant. Neurology, 88 (16), Supplement S26.002, 2017.
  5. Baker C, Brent D, Wilson C, Xu J, Thompson LA. Additive Manufacturing for Economical, User-accessible Upper-limb Prosthetics. Prosthetics and Orthotics Open Journal, 1:8, 2017.
  6. Thompson LA, Haburcakova C, Lewis R. Postural compensation strategy depends on the severity of vestibular damage. Heliyon, 3(3), e00270, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon. 2017.e00270.
  7. Thompson LA, Haburcakova C, Lewis RF. A novel platform-system to study the effects of a vestibular prosthesis on non-human primate postural control. American Society of Mechanical Engineering Proceedings. ASME. 58363(3): Biomedical and Biotechnology Engineering, V003T04A075, IMECE 2017-70724, 2017. doi: 10.1115/IMECE 2017-70724.
  8. Badache M, Behera L, Zhang N, Thompson LA. Investigating female athletes’ balance using center-of-pressure (COP) derived displacement and velocity parameters. American Society of Mechanical Engineering Proceedings. ASME. 58363(3): Biomedical and Biotechnology Engineering, V003T04A065, IMECE 2017-70730, 2017. doi: 10.1115/IMECE 2017-70730

TYAGI, Pawan

  1. P. Tyagi, “Surface Passivation with Sulfide and Fluoride Ions,” MRS Advances, vol. 2, pp. 2915-2920, 2017.
    M. Thomas, P. Tyagi, C. Moore, and P. Hampton-Garland, “Student Presentation Based Effective Teaching (SPET) Approach for Advanced Courses,” American Research Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, vol. 3, pp. 2378-7031, 2017.
  2. P. Tyagi, E. Friebe, B. Jacquis, T. Goulet, S. Travers, and F. Garcia Moreno, “Taguchi Design of Experiment Enabling the Reduction of Spikes on the Sides of Patterned Thin Films for Tunnel Junction Fabrication,” MRS Advances, vol. 2, pp. 3025-3030, 2017.

WANG, Lei

  1. Wang, L., Powers, M., and Gong, W. ( 2017). “Reliability Analysis of Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Walls.” Geo-Risk 2017: Geotechnical Risk from Theory to Practice, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 285, pp. 91-100.
  2. Gong, W., Martin, J.R., Juang, C.H., and Wang, L. ( 2017). “Site Characterization in Geotechnical Engineering – Does A Random Field Model Always Outperform A Random Variable Model?” Geo-Risk 2017: Geotechnical Risk from Theory to Practice, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 285, pp. 477-486.
  3. Wang, L., Smith, N., Khoshnevisan, S., Luo, Z., and Juang, C.H. ( 2017). “Reliability-Based Geotechnical Design of Geothermal Foundations.” Geotechnical Frontiers 2017, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication (GSP 280), pp. 124-132.
  4. Wang, L., and Zeytinci, A. ( 2017). “Enhance the Effectiveness of Teaching Geotechnical Engineering Courses using Various Design and Analysis Programs.” ASEE Middle Atlantic Spring 2017 Conference, Paper ID 20835, pp. 1-7.
  5. Khoshnevisan, S., Wang, L., and Juang, C. H. ( 2017). “Response surface-based robust geotechnical design of supported excavation–spreadsheet-based solution.” Georisk: Assessment and Management of Risk for Engineered Systems and Geohazards, 11(1), 90-102.

XU, Jiajun

  1. Jiajun Xu, Trinh Vu, Thanh N. Tran, “Single-phase flow and heat transfer characteristics of ethanol/polyalphaolefin nanoemulsion fluids in circular minichannels”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Volume 113, 2017, Pages 324-331.
  2. Jiajun Xu, Trinh Vu, “An Experimental Study on Flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics of Ethanol/Polyalphaolefin Nanoemulsion Flowing Through Circular Minichannels”, Nanoscale Research Letters ( 2017) 12: 216.
  3. Jiajun Xu, Trinh Vu, Tolessa Deksissa, “Development and characterization of a hybrid mesoporous material infused with metallic oxide nanoparticles for water treatment”, Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, Volume 7: 1–8, 2017.
  4. Trinh Vu, Highqueen Sarpomah, Michael Kamen, Tolessa Deksissa, Jiajun Xu, “Nanoparticles Infused Mesoporous Material for Water Treatment Processes”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov 3-9, 2017, Tampa, FL, USA.
  5. Devdas Shetty, Jiajun Xu, “Design for Disassembly as Sustainable Product Evaluation Method – Example of Underground Escalator”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov 3-9, 2017, Tampa, FL, USA.
  6. Robert Stephenson, Jiajun Xu, “Synchronized High-Speed Video and Infrared Thermometry Study of Bubble Dynamics during Nucleate Boiling of Nanoemulsion”, ASME 2017 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 9-14, 2017, Bellevue, Washington, USA.
  7. Fana Zewede, Henok Argaw, Thanh Tran, Jiajun Xu, “Convective Heat Transfer of Ethanol/Polyalphaolefin Nanoemulsion inside Circular Minichannel Heat Exchanger”, ASME 2017 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 9-14, 2017, Bellevue, Washington, USA.
  8. Lara Thompson, Jiajun Xu, Devdas Shetty, “Devices to Aid Mobility: Biomedical Engineering Focused Undergraduate Senior Capstone Design Projects”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov 3-9, 2017, Pittsburg, PA, USA.
  9. Jiajun Xu, Sasan Haghani, “Experiential Learning in STEM at the University of the District of Columbia (UDC) Through the Implementation of the First UDC Firebird Rover for the NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov 3-9, 2017, Pittsburg, PA, USA.
  10. Devdas Shetty, Jiajun Xu, “Strategies to Address “Design Thinking” in Engineering Curriculum”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov 3-9, 2017, Pittsburg, PA, USA.
  11. Pawan Tyagi, Morris Thomas, Carl Moore, Pamela Hampton-Garland, Jiajun Xu, Lara Thompson, Sasan Haghani, “Experience of Multiple Instructors About Student Presentation Based Teaching (SPET) Approach”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov 3-9, 2017, Pittsburg, PA, USA.

ZEYTINCI, Ahmet

  1. G. M. Owolabi, D. T. Bolling, A. G. Odeshi, H. A. Whitworth, N. Yilmaz, A. Zeytinci, “The Effects of Specimen Geometry on the Plastic Deformation of AA 2219-T8 Aluminum Alloy Under Dynamic Impact Loading,” Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, Vol. 26, No. 12, pp. 5837-5846, 2017.

ZHANG, Nian

  1. Nian Zhang and Keenan Leatham, “Feature Selection Based on SVM in Photo-Thermal Infrared (IR) Imaging Spectroscopy Classification with Limited Training Samples”, WSEAS Transactions on Signal Processing, ISSN / E-ISSN: 1790-5052 / 2224-3488, vol. 13, 2017, Art. #33, pp. 285-292.
  2. Nian Zhang, Tam Le, Sasan Haghani, “Design and Implementation of FPGA Based LMS Self-Adjusting Adaptive Filtering System for Audio Signal Processing,” WSEAS Transactions on Signal Processing, ISSN / E-ISSN: 1790-5052 / 2224-3488, vol. 13, Art. #29, pp. 256-263, 2017.
  3. Lara A. Thompson, Mehdi Badache, Steven Cale, Lonika Behera, and Nian Zhang, “Balance Performance as Observed by Center-of-Pressure Parameter Characteristics in Male Soccer Athletes and Non-Athletes,” Sports, vol. 5, no. 4, November 2017.
  4. Nian Zhang, Tam Le, Sasan Haghani, “An FPGA Implementation of an LMS Self-Adjusting Adaptive Noise Cancellation System for Audio Processing,” Journal of Circuits and Electronics, vol. 2, pp. 43-49, 2017.
  5. Mehdi Badache, Lonika Behera, Nian Zhang, and Lara Thompson, “Investigating female athletes’ balance using center-of-pressure (COP) derived displacement and velocity parameters,” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 3-9, 2017.
  6. Nian Zhang, Welezane Karimoune, Lara Thompson, and Hongmei Dang, “A Between-Class Overlapping Coherence-Based Algorithm in KNN Classification,” The 2017 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2017), Banff, Canada, October 5-8, 2017. 2017.
  7. Hongmei Dang, Esther Ososanya, Nian Zhang, Vijay Singh, “Numerical Modeling and Simulation of Stable Nanowire CdS-CdTe Solar Cells,” 17th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2017), Pittsburgh, PA, July 25-28, 2017.