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IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (2009)
Ajman United Arab Emirates
Dec. 14, 2009 to Dec. 17, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-4244-5949-0
TABLE OF CONTENTS

[Front cover] (PDF)

pp. c1

Quick invariant signature extraction from binary images (Abstract)

Hamid Shahbazkia , Universidade do Algarve, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, 8005-139 Faro, Portugal
Antonio dos Anjos , Universidade do Algarve, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, 8005-139 Faro, Portugal
pp. 172-177

Assessment of CELP codecs quality in multi-lingual environment (Abstract)

Sarunas Paulikas , Dept. of Telecommunication Engineering, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Naugarduko 41, LT-03227, LITHUANIA
Mohamad Itani , Dept. of Telecommunication Engineering, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Naugarduko 41, LT-03227, LITHUANIA
pp. 55-60

A dynamic approach to reliable mobile agents systems using group communication services. (PDF)

Alaa Eldeen Sayed Ahmed , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Benha University, Shoubra-Cairo, Egypt
Rania Ramadan Abd El-dayem , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Benha University, Shoubra-Cairo, Egypt
pp. 71-76

Robust two-stage lip tracker (PDF)

Jongju Shin , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31, Hyoja-Dong, Nam-Gu, 790-784, Korea
Bongjin Jun , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31, Hyoja-Dong, Nam-Gu, 790-784, Korea
Daijin Kim , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31, Hyoja-Dong, Nam-Gu, 790-784, Korea
pp. 265-270

An E-learning model based on dynamic qualitative constraint networks (Abstract)

Nouhad Amaneddine , Department of Information Technology and Computing, Faculty of computer studies, The Arab Open University-Lebanon, USA
Jean-Francois Condotta , CRIL-CNRS UMR 8188, Université Lille-Nord de France, Artois rue de l'université, SP 16, F62307 Lens, France
pp. 77-82

Generic multi-document summarization using cluster refinement and NMF (PDF)

Sun Park , Advanced Graduate Education Center of Jeonbuk for Electronics and Information Technology-BK21, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Dong Un An , Division of Electronic & Infomation Engineering, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Youn Jeong Cho , Division of Electronic & Infomation Engineering, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
pp. 65-70

Online Social Networks - An interface requirements analysis (PDF)

Vishwesh Akre , Manipal University Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Aftab Haider Rizvi , Manipal University Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Mohammed Arif , University of Salford, United Kingdom
pp. 550-556

Dynamic fuzzy clustering using Harmony Search with application to image segmentation (PDF)

Osama Moh'd Alia , CVRG - School of Computer Sciences, University Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Penang, Malaysia
Rajeswari Mandava , CVRG - School of Computer Sciences, University Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Penang, Malaysia
Dhanesh Ramachandram , CVRG - School of Computer Sciences, University Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Penang, Malaysia
Mohd Ezane Aziz , Department of Radiology - Health Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 K.K, Kelantan, Malaysia
pp. 538-543

Time-weighted quantitative testing of image segmentation with a genetic algorithm (PDF)

H. Almuhairi , University of Essex, School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, United Kingdom CO4 3SQ
M. Fleury , University of Essex, School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, United Kingdom CO4 3SQ
A. F. Clark , University of Essex, School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, United Kingdom CO4 3SQ
pp. 271-276

Source geography estimation for web pages (PDF)

Davide Bardone , NEXA Center for Internet & Society, Dipartimento di Automatica ed Informatica, Politecnico di Torino, c.so Duca degli Abruzzi, 24, 10129, Italy
Elias S. G. Carotti , NEXA Center for Internet & Society, Dipartimento di Automatica ed Informatica, Politecnico di Torino, c.so Duca degli Abruzzi, 24, 10129, Italy
Juan Carlos De Martin , NEXA Center for Internet & Society, Dipartimento di Automatica ed Informatica, Politecnico di Torino, c.so Duca degli Abruzzi, 24, 10129, Italy
pp. 457-462

Flooding Zone Control Protocol (FZCP): enhancing the reliability of real-time multimedia delivery in WSNs (PDF)

Tarik Elamsy , School of Computer Science, University of Windsor, ON N9B 3P4, Canada
Randa El-Marakby , School of Computer Science, University of Windsor, ON N9B 3P4, Canada
pp. 451-456

Improving the performance of the instantaneous Blind audio Source Separation algorithms (PDF)

Amr E. Mahmoud , Faculty of Engineering, Helwan University, Egypt
Reda A. Ammar , CSE Dept., University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
Mohamed I. Eladawy , Faculty of Engineering, Helwan University, Egypt
Medhat Hussien , Faculty of Engineering, Helwan University, Egypt
pp. 519-526

Reversible blind watermarking for medical images based on wavelet histogram shifting (Abstract)

Hemin Golpira , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran
Habibollah Danyali , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran
pp. 31-36

Intuitive fuzzy c-means algorithm (PDF)

Dong-Chul Park , Intelligent Computing Research Lab, Dept. of Information Engineering, Myong Ji University, Yong In, KOREA
pp. 83-88

Classification of video data using Centroid Neural Network (PDF)

Jae-Young Kim , Intelligent Computing Research Lab, Dept. of Information Engineering, Myong Ji University, Yong In, KOREA
Dong-Chul Park , Intelligent Computing Research Lab, Dept. of Information Engineering, Myong Ji University, Yong In, KOREA
Dong-Min Woo , Intelligent Computing Research Lab, Dept. of Information Engineering, Myong Ji University, Yong In, KOREA
pp. 408-411

Speech recognition system for embedded real-time applications (PDF)

Octavian Cheng , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Waleed Abdulla , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Zoran Salcic , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Auckland, New Zealand
pp. 118-122

Partitioned Feature-based Classifier model (PDF)

Dong-Chul Park , Department of Information Engineering, Myongji University, Yongin, Korea 449-728
pp. 412-417

A new psycho-acoustic model For MPEG1 layer 3 coder using A dynamic Gammachirp wavelet (PDF)

Khalil Abid , Laboratory of Systems and Signal Processing (LSTS), National Engineering School of Tunis, France
Kais Ouni , Laboratory of Systems and Signal Processing (LSTS), National Engineering School of Tunis, France
Noureddine Ellouze , Laboratory of Systems and Signal Processing (LSTS), National Engineering School of Tunis, France
pp. 123-128

High throughput multiple-precision GCD on the CUDA architecture (PDF)

Noriyuki Fujimoto , Department of Mathematics and Information Sciences, Graduate School of Science, Osaka Prefecture University, 1-1 Gakuen-Cho, Naka-ku, Sakai-Shi, 599-8531, Japan
pp. 507-512

An evaluation of the Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol extension with multi segment load balancing (PDF)

Fazl E Hadi , Riphah International University Islamabad, Pakistan
Atif Naseer , Riphah International University Islamabad, Pakistan
Fawad Bashir , Riphah International University Islamabad, Pakistan
Khalid Hussain , Riphah International University Islamabad, Pakistan
pp. 446-450

AdamRTP: Adaptive Multi-flows Real-time Multimedia delivery over WSNs (PDF)

Aniss Zakaria , Ajman University of Science & Technology, United Arab Emirates
Randa El-Marakby , University of Windsor, Canada
pp. 440-445

Network forensics: Notions and challenges (PDF)

Ahmad Almulhem , Computer Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
pp. 463-466

Iris fusion for multibiometric systems (PDF)

Lahouari Ghouti , Information and Computer Science Department. King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
Ahmed A. Bahjat , Information and Computer Science Department. King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
pp. 248-253

Multiobjective optimization for low SAR antenna design (PDF)

Ibrahim Elshafiey , Electrical Engineering Department and Prince Sultan Advanced Technologies Research Institute (PSATRI), King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
Abdel-Fattah Sheta , Electrical Engineering Department and Prince Sultan Advanced Technologies Research Institute (PSATRI), King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
Saeed Aldosari , Electrical Engineering Department and Prince Sultan Advanced Technologies Research Institute (PSATRI), King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
Majeed A. Alkanhal , Electrical Engineering Department and Prince Sultan Advanced Technologies Research Institute (PSATRI), King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
Saleh A. Alshebeili , Electrical Engineering Department and Prince Sultan Advanced Technologies Research Institute (PSATRI), King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
pp. 213-218

Multimodal image fusion for next generation NDE systems (PDF)

Ayed Algarni , Electrical Engineering Department, King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
Ibrahim Elshafiey , Electrical Engineering Department, King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
Majeed A. Alkanhal , Electrical Engineering Department, King Saud University, PO Box 800, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
pp. 219-224

Application of time reversal signal processing to microwave NDE (Abstract)

S. Reyes-Rodriguez , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824 USA
N. Lei , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824 USA
R. J. McGough , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824 USA
S. Udpa , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824 USA
L. Udpa , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824 USA
pp. 225-229

Image deconvolution for enhancing IR images in order to detect defects in metallic plates (PDF)

Uvais Qidwai , Computer Science & Engineering Department, Qatar University, P.O. Box 2713, Doha-Qatar
Mohammed Maqbool , Materials Technology Unit, Qatar University, P.O. Box 2713, Doha-Qatar
pp. 230-235

Fuzzy Time-Frequency defect classifier for NDT applications (PDF)

Uvais Qidwai , Computer Science & Engineering Department, Qatar University, P.O. Box 2713, Doha-Qatar
Maamar Bettayeb , Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, University of Sharjah, UAE
pp. 303-309

Reconstruction of microwave tomography data obtained using deformable mirrors (PDF)

Kavitha Arunachalam , Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham NC 27710 USA¿
Lalita Udpa , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48823 USA
Satish S. Udpa , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48823 USA
pp. 310-315

SiGnal Processing Techniques For Nondestructive Evaluation Using Laser Ultrasonics (PDF)

Marvin B. Klein , Intelligent Optical Systems, 2520 West 237th Street, Torrance, CA 90505 USA
Homayoon Ansari , Intelligent Optical Systems, 2520 West 237th Street, Torrance, CA 90505 USA
pp. 316-321

Bio-inspired machine learning in microarray gene selection and cancer classification (PDF)

Sultan H. Aljahdali , Computer Sciences Dept., Taif University-Saudi Arabia
Mohammed E. El-Telbany , Computers Engineering Dept., Taif University-Saudi Arabia
pp. 339-343

Verifying speakers in emotional environments (PDF)

Ismail Shahin , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Sharjah, P. O. Box 27272, United Arab Emirates
pp. 328-333

Tracking analysis of the normalized LMS algorithm without the independence and small step size assumptions (PDF)

Eweda Eweda , Department of Electrical Engineering, Ajman University, P. O. Box 346, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
pp. 129-134

Optimization of thinned arrays using stochastic Immunity Genetic Algorithm (PDF)

Zoubir M. Hamici , Amman University, Computer Engineering Department, Al Seru area, al salt road, 19328, Jordan
Taisir H. Ismail , Amman University, Communication Engineering Department, Al Seru area, al salt road, 19328, Jordan
pp. 378-383

Reconfigurable array by digital phase control using particle swarm optimization (PDF)

Taisir H. Ismail , Amman University, Communication Engineering Department, Al Seru area, al salt road, 19328, Jordan
Zoubir M. Hamici , Amman University, Computer Engineering Department, Al Seru area, al salt road, 19328, Jordan
pp. 501-506

Direction of estimation approach for collaborative localization in wireless sensor networks (PDF)

A. I. Alhasanat , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering / Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, NE1 7RU
B. S. Sharif , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering / Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, NE1 7RU
C. C. Tsimenidis , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering / Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, NE1 7RU
S. Boussakta , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering / Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, NE1 7RU
pp. 513-518

Automated visual inspection of flat surface products using feature fusion (PDF)

A.S. Tolba , Faculty of Computer Studies, Arab Open University, HQ, Jordan
H. A. Khan , Faculty of Computer Studies, Arab Open University, HQ, Jordan
Hazem M. Raafat , Math. & Computer Sci. Dept., Kuwait University, Kuwait
pp. 160-165

Efficient target identification for MIMO high-resolution imaging radar via plane-rotation-invariant feature (PDF)

Dang-Wei Wang , Department of Air/Space-based Early Warning Surveillance Equipment, Wuhan Radar Academy, 430019, China
Gang Chen , Computer Control Centr of Wuhan University, 430079, China
Ning Wu , Department of Graduate Management, Wuhan Radar Academy, 430019, China
Xiao-Yan Ma , Department of Air/Space-based Early Warning Surveillance Equipment, Wuhan Radar Academy, 430019, China
pp. 350-354

Home ECG system: Signal processing and remote transmission (PDF)

Tahereh Shams , College of Engineering, Ajman University of Science & Technology, UAE
Fereshteh Rahi , College of Engineering, Ajman University of Science & Technology, UAE
Mustahsan Mir , College of Engineering, Ajman University of Science & Technology, UAE
Mohamed Nasor , College of Engineering, Ajman University of Science & Technology, UAE
pp. 254-258

Improved analysis of spaceborne radar signals using wavelet-based techniques (PDF)

K. A. Mubarak , Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR) , P.O. Box 573, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
A. M. Dawood , Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR) , P.O. Box 573, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
R. M. Shubair , Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR) , P.O. Box 573, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
A. M. Al Hamer , Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR) , P.O. Box 573, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
pp. 344-349

Nonnegative matrix factorization using projected gradient algorithms with sparseness constraints (PDF)

Nasser Mohammadiha , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
Arne Leijon , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
pp. 418-423

An embedded speech and audio coding method based on bit-plane coding and SQVH (PDF)

Mao-shen Jia , Speech and Audio Signal Processing Lab, School of Electronic Information and Control Engineering, Beijing University of Technology, 100124, China
Chang-chun Bao , Speech and Audio Signal Processing Lab, School of Electronic Information and Control Engineering, Beijing University of Technology, 100124, China
Xin Liu , Speech and Audio Signal Processing Lab, School of Electronic Information and Control Engineering, Beijing University of Technology, 100124, China
pp. 43-48

A new robust non-blind digital watermarking scheme in contourlet domain (PDF)

Sirvan Khalighi , Electical and Computer Department, Qazvin Azad University, Iran
Parisa Tirdad , Electical and Computer Department, Qazvin Azad University, Iran
Hamid R. Rabiee , AICTC Research Center, Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran
pp. 20-25

Blind scheme for carrier frequency offset estimation in MIMO-OFDM systems (PDF)

S. Younis , School of EECE, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K
B. Sharif , School of EECE, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K
C. Tisimendis , School of EECE, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K
A. J. Al-Dweik , Khlaifa University of Science, Technology and Research, Sharjah, UAE
A. Hazmi , Department of Communication Engineering, Tampere University of Technology, P.O.Box 553, Finland
pp. 1-4

A novel OCR system for calculating handwritten persian arithmetic expressions (PDF)

Sirvan Khalighi , Electical and Computer Department, Qazvin Azad University, Iran
Parisa Tirdad , Electical and Computer Department, Qazvin Azad University, Iran
Hamid R. Rabiee , AICTC Research Center, CE Department, Sharif University of Technology, Iran
pp. 277-282

Design of IIR filters for a limited number of samples with optimum dynamic frequency responses (PDF)

J. Jeedella , Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research, P.O. Box 573, Sharjah, UAE
H. Al-Ahmad , Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research, P.O. Box 573, Sharjah, UAE
R. Shubair , Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research, P.O. Box 573, Sharjah, UAE
M. Al-Mualla , Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research, P.O. Box 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE
pp. 430-435

Autonomous trajectory learning using free configuration-eigenspaces (PDF)

Tauseef Gulrez , Department of Computer Engineering, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Al Ghurair University, Dubai Academic City, U.A.E.
Shyba Zaheer , Deaprtment of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Al Ghurair University, Dubai Academic City, U.A.E.
Yousif Abdallah , Deaprtment of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Al Ghurair University, Dubai Academic City, U.A.E.
pp. 424-429

MMI-based optimal LBP code selection for facial expression recognition (PDF)

Taewan Kim , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31, Hyoja-Dong, Nam-Gu, 790-784, Korea
Daijin Kim , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31, Hyoja-Dong, Nam-Gu, 790-784, Korea
pp. 384-391

Chernoff information-based optimization of sensor networks for distributed detection (PDF)

Gernot Fabeck , Institute for Theoretical Information Technology, RWTH Aachen University, D-52056, Germany
Rudolf Mathar , Institute for Theoretical Information Technology, RWTH Aachen University, D-52056, Germany
pp. 606-611

Joint adaptive quantization and fading channel estimation for target tracking in wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Majdi Mansouri , ICD/LM2S, University of Technology of Troyes, 12, rue Marie-Curie, 10000, France
Hichem Snoussi , ICD/LM2S, University of Technology of Troyes, 12, rue Marie-Curie, 10000, France
Cedric Richard , ICD/LM2S, University of Technology of Troyes, 12, rue Marie-Curie, 10000, France
pp. 612-615

Fingerprint verification using fingerprint texture (PDF)

Mohammed S. Khalil , Department of Computer Graphics and Multimedia, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Dzulkifli Muhammad , Department of Computer Graphics and Multimedia, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Muhammad Khurram Khan , Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (CoEIA), King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Qais AL-Nuzaili , Department of Computer Graphics and Multimedia, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
pp. 591-594

Hilbert-Huang transform based physiological signals analysis for emotion recognition (PDF)

Cong Zong , Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique, CNRS UMR 7222, 4 Place Jussieu 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
Mohamed Chetouani , Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique, CNRS UMR 7222, 4 Place Jussieu 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
pp. 334-339

Distributed detection with transmit-only sensors and a successive interference cancellation receiver (PDF)

Daniel Bielefeld , Institute for Theoretical Information Technology, RWTH Aachen University, D-52056, Germany
Rudolf Mathar , Institute for Theoretical Information Technology, RWTH Aachen University, D-52056, Germany
pp. 207-212

An impulse noise fading technique based on local histogram processing (PDF)

Siavash Khodambashi , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Shahid Beheshti University;G.C, Tehran , Iran
Mohsen Ebrahimi Moghaddam , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Shahid Beheshti University;G.C, Tehran , Iran
pp. 95-100

Fast seam carving using partial update and divide and conquer method (PDF)

Jinseok Lee , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
Daijin Kim , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
pp. 107-112

A gradient-based ordering for MIMO decoding (PDF)

Rafael A. Trujillo , Departamento de Técnicas de Programación, Universidad de las Ciencias Informáticas, Havana, Cuba
Victor M. Garcia , Departamento de Sistemas Informáticos y Computación, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Antonio M. Vidal , Departamento de Sistemas Informáticos y Computación, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Sandra Roger , Departamento de Comunicaciones, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Alberto Gonzalez , Departamento de Comunicaciones, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
pp. 5-8

FH-adaptive motion compensation for moving object detection in an active camera (PDF)

Jiman Kim , Intelligent Media Labolatory, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
Jongju Shin , Intelligent Media Labolatory, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
Daijin Kim , Intelligent Media Labolatory, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
pp. 532-537

Complexity assessment of sphere decoding methods for MIMO detection (PDF)

Johannes Fink , Instituto de Telecomunicaciones y Aplicaciones Multimedia, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Sandra Roger , Instituto de Telecomunicaciones y Aplicaciones Multimedia, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Alberto Gonzalez , Instituto de Telecomunicaciones y Aplicaciones Multimedia, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Vicenc Almenar , Instituto de Telecomunicaciones y Aplicaciones Multimedia, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Victor M. Garciay , Departamento de Sistemas Informáticos y Computación, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
pp. 9-14

A novel speech-like symbol design for data transmission through GSM voice channel (PDF)

Ali Shahbazi , Department of Electrical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran 15875-4413, Iran
Amir Hossein Rezaie , Department of Electrical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran 15875-4413, Iran
Abolghasem Sayadiyan , Department of Electrical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran 15875-4413, Iran
Saeed Mosayyebpour , Department of Electrical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran 15875-4413, Iran
pp. 478-483

BER performance of MRC/MC-CDMA systems for MSK scheme in independent and correlated Nakagami-m and Rician fading channels (PDF)

Heba Shaban , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Eng., Virginia Tech (VT-MENA),AAST, UK
M. Abou El-Nasr , Dept. of Computer Engineering, Arab Academy for Science and Technology (AAST), UK
R.M. Buehrer , Mobile and Portable Radio, Research Group (MPRG) Virginia Tech., UK
pp. 15-19

Delay-efficient GOP size control algorithm in Wyner-Ziv Video Coding (PDF)

Imad Ahmad , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Ziad Ahmad , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Ibrahim Abou-Faycal , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
pp. 403-407

A comparison between allophone, syllable, and diphone based TTS systems for Kurdish language (PDF)

Wafa Barkhoda , Department of Computer and IT, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran
Bahram ZahirAzami , Department of Computer and IT, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran
Anvar Bahrampour , Department of Information Technology, Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch, Iran
Om-Kolsoom Shahryari , Department of Computer and IT, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran
pp. 557-562

Parametric stereo coder with only MDCT domain computations (PDF)

K. Suresh , ECE Department, College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram, India
T.V. Sreenivas , Department of Electrical Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
pp. 61-64

FPGA implementation of blind adaptive decision feedback equalizer (PDF)

Doaa Ashmawy , ECE Dept., Benha University, Cairo, Egypt
Esam Abdel-Raheem , ECE Dept., University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Hala Mansour , ECE Dept., Benha University, Cairo, Egypt
Mohamed Youssif , ECE Dept., Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
Mahmoud Mohanna , Seismology Dept., NRIAG, Cairo, Egypt
pp. 495-500

Quasi-Newton multimodulus blind equalization algorithm (PDF)

Kashif N. Paracha , Electrical Engineering Department, The University of Faisalabad, Pakistan
Azzedine Zerguine , Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran,31261, Saudi Arabia
pp. 151-154

Common-acoustic-poles and zeros modeling using jointly balanced model truncation (PDF)

C. J. Liu , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300
Shih-Fu Hsieh , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300
pp. 436-439

Fast converging nonlinear echo cancellation based on optimum step size (PDF)

Chia-Sheng Shih , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
Shih-Fu Hsieh , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
pp. 135-139

Nonlinear acoustic echo cancellation based on higher order correlation (PDF)

Guan-Yu Jiang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
Shih-Fu Hsieh , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
Jang-Chyuan Jenq , Department of Computer and Communication Engineering, China University of Technology, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
pp. 140-144

Two-staged nonlinear acoustic echo cancellation and its convergence analysis (PDF)

Ko-Chiang Li , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
Shih-Fu Hsieh , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
Jang-Chyuan Jenq , Department of Computer and Communication Engineering, China University of Technology, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, China
pp. 283-287

Particle filter algorithm for tracking manoeuvring target using FM signal (PDF)

K. Jishy , Telecom. SudParis: Dept. of Communication, Image and Signal Processing, 9 rue Charles Fourier 91000 Evry, France
F. Lehmann , Telecom. SudParis: Dept. of Communication, Image and Signal Processing, 9 rue Charles Fourier 91000 Evry, France
M. Moruzzis , Telecom. SudParis: Dept. of Communication, Image and Signal Processing, 9 rue Charles Fourier 91000 Evry, France
G. Salut , Telecom. SudParis: Dept. of Communication, Image and Signal Processing, 9 rue Charles Fourier 91000 Evry, France
pp. 355-359

A semi-blind time domain equalization of SCFDMA signal (Abstract)

Sosthene Yameogo , Avenue de la Boulaie, 35500 Cesson-sevigné, Rennes, France
Palicot Jacques , Avenue de la Boulaie, 35500 Cesson-sevigné, Rennes, France
Laurent Cariou , France Telecom Rennes, France
pp. 360-365

How much training is optimal in adaptive PSAM over markov rayleigh fading channels (PDF)

Khalid Zeineddine , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Eng., American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Ibrahim Abou-Faycal , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Eng., American University of Beirut, Lebanon
pp. 366-371

Large corpus of Iranian music (PDF)

M. Hassan Shirali-Shahreza , Virtual Education Graduate College, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran
Sajad Shirali-Shahreza , Computer Engineering Department, Sharif University of Technology, Iran
pp. 568-573

An image watermarking technique with improved resistance to geometric distortions using image feature points (PDF)

Mohamed S. Yasein , Dept. of Comp. Science, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
Pan Agathoklis , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Engineering, University of Victoria, B.C., Canada, V8W 3P6
pp. 26-30

Coding artifacts reduction method based on a perceptually-weighted variational approach (PDF)

Q.B. Do , L2TI, Institut Galile, Université Paris 13, 99, Avenue J. B. Clément, 93430 Villetaneuse, France
M. Luong , L2TI, Institut Galile, Université Paris 13, 99, Avenue J. B. Clément, 93430 Villetaneuse, France
A. Beghdadi , L2TI, Institut Galile, Université Paris 13, 99, Avenue J. B. Clément, 93430 Villetaneuse, France
pp. 101-106

Convergence evaluation of variable step-size NLMS algorithm in adaptive channel equalization (PDF)

S. A. Jimaa , Communication Engineering Department, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, P.O.Box: 573, Sharjah, UAE
A. Al-Simiri , Communication Engineering Department, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, P.O.Box: 573, Sharjah, UAE
R. M. Shubair , Communication Engineering Department, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, P.O.Box: 573, Sharjah, UAE
T. Shimamura , Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Saitama University, 255 Shimo-Okubo, Sakura-ku, 338-8570, Japan
pp. 145-150

Statistical face image preprocessing and non-statistical face representation for practical face recognition (Abstract)

Bongjin Jun , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Pohang, South Korea
Hyung-Soo Lee , Res. Lab., Olaworks, Inc., Seoul, South Korea
Jinseok Lee , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Pohang, South Korea
Daijin Kimy , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Pohang, South Korea
pp. 392-397

A multi-class SVM based phonemes classifier based on a trainable confidence measure (PDF)

Sahar Amini , Electrical Engineering Department, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, Tehran, Iran
Farbod Razzazi , Electrical Engineering Department, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, Tehran, Iran
Kambiz Nayebi , BeenaVision Co., GA, USA
pp. 49-54

Random Hypersurface Models for extended object tracking (PDF)

|Marcus Baum , Intelligent Sensor-Actuator-Systems Laboratory (ISAS), Institute for Anthropomatics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
|Uwe D. Hanebeck , Intelligent Sensor-Actuator-Systems Laboratory (ISAS), Institute for Anthropomatics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
pp. 178-183

Flowchart content descriptor for visually disabled people (Abstract)

A. Mendez Zorrilla , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (SPAIN)
B. Garcia Zapirain , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (SPAIN)
I. Ruiz Oleagordia , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (SPAIN)
A. Muro , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (SPAIN)
pp. 242-247

Regularized and simplified Monte Carlo Joint Probabilistic Data Association Filter for multi-target tracking in wireless sensor networks (PDF)

M. A. Tinati , Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Tabriz, Iran
T. Yousefi Rezaii , Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Tabriz, Iran
M. J. Museviniya , Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Tabriz, Iran
pp. 600-605

Satellite image segmentation using Self- Organizing Maps and Fuzzy C-Means (PDF)

Mohamad M. Awad , National Council for Scientific Research, P. O. Box 11-8281, Beirut, Lebanon, 11072260
Ahmad Nasri , American University of Beirut - Computer Sc. Department, Lebanon
pp. 398-402

Skin cancer parameterisation algorithm based on epiluminiscence image processing (Abstract)

B. Garcia Zapirain , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (Spain)
A. Mendez Zorrilla , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (Spain)
I. Ruiz Oleagordia , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (Spain)
G. Nunez , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (Spain)
A. Abtane , eVIDA-PAS Group, Engineering Faculty (ESIDE), University of Deusto, Av. Universidades 24, 48007, Bilbao (Spain)
pp. 236-241

Stability analysis of decentralized overlapping estimation scheme with Markovian packet dropouts (PDF)

Muhammad A. S. Murtadha , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Sharjah, POB 27272, UAE
Maamar Bettayeb , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Sharjah, POB 27272, UAE
pp. 372-377

Blind channel estimation in OFDM systems by relying on the Gaussian assumption of the input (PDF)

T. Y. Al-Naffouri , Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
A. A. Quadeer , Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
pp. 201-206

A hybrid rotation-invariant face recognition system using Log-Polar Transform (PDF)

Rehab F. Abdel-Kader , Electrical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering - Port-Said, Suez Canal University, Port Fouad 42523, Egypt
Rabab M. Ramadan , Electrical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering - Port-Said, Suez Canal University, Port Fouad 42523, Egypt
Rawya Y. Rizk , Electrical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering - Port-Said, Suez Canal University, Port Fouad 42523, Egypt
pp. 585-590

Particle swarm optimization for human face recognition (PDF)

Rabab M. Ramadan , Electrical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering - Port-Said, Suez Canal University, Port Fouad 42523, Egypt
Rehab F. Abdel-Kader , Electrical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering - Port-Said, Suez Canal University, Port Fouad 42523, Egypt
pp. 579-584

An F0 contour fitting model for singing synthesis (PDF)

Wen-Hsing Lai , Dept. of Computer and Communication Engineering, National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology, No. 2, Jhuoyue Rd., Nanzih District, 811, Taiwan
pp. 113-117

Affine invariant Iris identification using angular and radial partitioning (PDF)

Mehran Deljavan Amiri , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, P.O. Box 416, Sanandaj, Iran
Wafa Barkhoda , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, P.O. Box 416, Sanandaj, Iran
Habibollah Danyali , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, P.O. Box 416, Sanandaj, Iran
Fardin Akhlaqian Tab , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, P.O. Box 416, Sanandaj, Iran
pp. 574-578

Channel prediction for limited feedback precoded MIMO-OFDM systems (PDF)

A. S. Khrwat , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, Merz Court, NE1 7RU, UK
B. S. Sharif , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, Merz Court, NE1 7RU, UK
C. C. Tsimenidis , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, Merz Court, NE1 7RU, UK
S. Boussakta , School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, Merz Court, NE1 7RU, UK
A. J. Al-Dweik , Communications Engineering Department, Khalifa University, Sharjah, UAE
pp. 195-200

Robust speech recognition using MLP neural network in log-spectral domain (PDF)

Masoumeh P. Ghaemmaghami , Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Science & Research Branch, Tehran, Iran
Hossein Sameti , Speech Processing Lab, Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Farbod Razzazi , Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Science & Research Branch, Tehran, Iran
Bagher BabaAli , Speech Processing Lab, Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Saeed Dabbaghchian , Speech Processing Lab, Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
pp. 467-472

A high capacity digital watermarking technique for the authentication of colour images (PDF)

A. Al-Gindy , School of Computing, Informatics and Media, University of Bradford, UK
H. Al-Ahmad , Department of Electronic Engineering, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, UAE
R. Qahwaji , School of Computing, Informatics and Media, University of Bradford, UK
A. Tawfik , Faculty of Engineering, Ajman University of Science and Technology, UAE
pp. 37-42

Automatic meter classification in Persian poetries using support vector machines (PDF)

Saeid Hamidi , Department of Electrical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Campus, Tehran, Iran
Farbod Razzazi , Department of Electrical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Campus, Tehran, Iran
Masoumeh P. Ghaemmaghami , Department of Electrical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Campus, Tehran, Iran
pp. 563-567

Gait recognition system tailored for Arab costume of the Gulf region (PDF)

Tamer Shanableh , Department of computer science and Engineering, American University of Sharjah, UAE
Khaled Assaleh , Department of Electrical Engineering, American University of Sharjah, UAE
Layla Al - Hajjaj , Computer Science program, American university of Sharjah, UAE
AbdulWahab Kabani , Computer Science program, American university of Sharjah, UAE
pp. 544-549

Design and FPGA implementation of a Viterbi decoder: A case study using SystemVerilog and co-simulation (PDF)

Jiuling Tang , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, University of Windsor, ON, N9B 3P4, Canada
pp. 1-6

Noise robust speech activity detection (PDF)

Waleed H. Abdulla , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, New Zealand
Zhou Guan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, New Zealand
Hou Chi Sou , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, New Zealand
pp. 473-477

Noise cancellation in ECG signals using normalized Sign-Sign LMS algorithm (PDF)

Mohammad Zia Ur Rahman , Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Narasaraopet Engineering College, 522 601, India
Rafi Ahamed Shaik , Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, 781 039, India
D V Rama Koti Reddy , Department of Instrument Technology, College of Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam-530 003, India
pp. 288-292

An efficient IMM-UKF-Bias algorithm for mobile location in UMTS-FDD under NLOS conditions (PDF)

H. Benoudnine , University of Abdelhamid Ibn Badis, BP. 227 Rue Belhacel, Mostaganem, Algeria
S. Bartelmaos , Telecom-ParisTech, TSI Department,37/39 rue Dareau, 14, France
K. Abed-Meraim , Telecom-ParisTech, TSI Department,37/39 rue Dareau, 14, France
pp. 527-531

Texture analysis of tissue samples using APDTOCS with color components (Abstract)

Jouni Paakkonen , Dept. of Comp. Science, University of Kuopio, P.O.B 1627 FIN-70211, Finland
Niina Paivinen , Dept. of Comp. Science, University of Kuopio, P.O.B 1627 FIN-70211, Finland
Pekka Toivanen , Dept. of Comp. Science, University of Kuopio, P.O.B 1627 FIN-70211, Finland
pp. 166-171

Efficient blind adaptive channel shortening algorithm for multicarrier modulation systems (PDF)

Ishaq Gul Muhammad , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Engineering, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Ave., ON. N9B 3P4, CANADA
Esam Abdel-Raheem , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Engineering, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Ave., ON. N9B 3P4, CANADA
Kemal Tepe , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Engineering, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Ave., ON. N9B 3P4, CANADA
pp. 293-296

Regularized semi-blind estimator over MIMO-OFDM systems (Abstract)

Abla Kammoun , Télécom ParisTech 46, rue Barrault, 75634 Paris Cedex 13, France
Karim Abed-Meraim , Télécom ParisTech 46, rue Barrault, 75634 Paris Cedex 13, France
Sofiene Affes , INRS-EMT, 800, de la Gauchetière, Bureau 6900, Montreal, QC, H5A 1K6 Canada
pp. 189-194

A family of normalized least mean fourth algorithms and their tracking analysis (PDF)

Azzedine Zerguine , Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, 31261, Saudi Arabia
pp. 297-302

Cooccurrence Histograms for characterizing brain magnetic resonance images (PDF)

Doaa Mahmoud-Ghoneim , Physics Department, Faculty of Science, United Arab Emirates University, P.O. Box 17551, Abu Dhabi, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates
pp. 1-4

A matrix-vector based approach to FFT implementations (Abstract)

Yuheng He , Institute for Integrated Systems, Ruhr University Bochum, 44780, Germany
Klaus Hueske , TU Dortmund University, Information Processing Lab, Germany
Jurgen Gotze , TU Dortmund University, Information Processing Lab, Germany
Edmund Coersmeier , Task9 GmbH, 44799 Bochum, Germany
pp. 490-494

A new fingerprint image compression based on wave atoms transform (PDF)

Zehira Haddad , L2TI, Institut Galilee, Université Paris 13, 99, Avenue J. B. Clément, 93430 Villetaneuse, France
Azeddine Beghdadi , L2TI, Institut Galilee, Université Paris 13, 99, Avenue J. B. Clément, 93430 Villetaneuse, France
Amina Serir , LTIR, Faculté d'électronique et d'informatique, USTHB, BP 32 El alia, bab ezzouar, 16111 Alger, Algérie
Anissa Mokraoui , L2TI, Institut Galilee, Université Paris 13, 99, Avenue J. B. Clément, 93430 Villetaneuse, France
pp. 89-94

A new reference-free image quality index for blur estimation in the frequency domain (PDF)

Aladine Chetouani , L2TI, Institut Galilee - Universite Paris 13, France
Azeddine Beghdadi , L2TI, Institut Galilee - Universite Paris 13, France
Mohamed Deriche , Electrical Engineering Department, KFUPM University, Saudi Arabia
pp. 155-159

Phoneme recognition via coupling landmark ISOMAP and Random Forests (PDF)

Ioannis Atsonios , Computer Science Department, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
pp. 484-489

Energy saving by using floating input approach in a wireless sensor network (PDF)

M. Babazadeh , Institute for Microsensors, -actuators and -systems (IMSAS), University of Bremen, D-28359, Germany
I. Lal , Institute for Microsensors, -actuators and -systems (IMSAS), University of Bremen, D-28359, Germany
W. Lang , Institute for Microsensors, -actuators and -systems (IMSAS), University of Bremen, D-28359, Germany
pp. 595-599

RAKE receiver design for TH-PPM UWB systems (PDF)

Homa Eghbali , Simon Fraser University, Victoria, Canada
Mohamed El-Tarhuni , Department of Electrical Engineering, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
pp. 184-188
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