The 2008 International Conference of Applied and Engineering Mathematics ( ICAEM )

ICAEM I [ Day One ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Prof. James Lambers
Lie Symmetry Methods in Finance - An Example of the Bond Pricing Equation
Dr. Joanna Goard
Numerical Solution Techniques for the Steady Incompressible Navier-Stokes Problem
Mr. Mehfooz ur Rehman
Vibration of the Euler-Bernoulli Beam with Allowance for Dampings
Dr. Leopold Herrmann
ICAEM II [ Day One ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Dr. Joanna Goard
An Exact Algorithm for the Maximum Weight K3-free Subgraph Problem
Prof. Kazuaki Yamaguchi, and Mr. Masayasu Fujiwara
Strange Attractors in Simple Control Systems
Dr. Valeriu Gutu
Transformation Methods for the Blasius Problem and its Recent Variants
Prof. Riccardo Fazio
An Improved Heaviside Approach to Partial Fraction Expansion and its Applications
Dr. Yiu-Kwong MAN
Two-Stage Stochastic Programs with Mixed Probabilities
Dr. Paul Bosch
Different Kinds of Boundary Elements for Solving the Problem of the Compressible Fluid Flow around Bodies-a Comparison Study
Discovery of Frequent Closed Itemsets using Reduced Pattern Count Tree
Miss Geetha Maiya
ICAEM III [ Day One ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Implicitly Defined High-Order Operator Splittings for Parabolic and Hyperbolic Variable-Coefficient PDE Using Modified Moments
Prof. James Lambers
Functional Equations and Integral Equations in Spectral Domain for Scattering by Impedance Polygons
A New Analytical Integration Expression Applied To Quadrilateral Finite Elements
Finite Transfer Method for the Problem of Spatially Curved Beams
Prof. Lazaro Gimena
Baire's Theorem in Probabilistic Modular spaces
Prof. Kourosh Nourouzi
Ishikawa Iteration Process for Nonself Nonexpansive Maps in Banach Spaces
Dr. Abdul Rahim Khan
Feller Properties on the Torus
Prof. Emil Popescu
ICAEM IV [ Day Three ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room G ]
Session Chair: Dr. Karl Deckers
Modeling of Banking Profit via Return-on-Assets and Return-on-Equity
Dr. Ilse Schoeman
The Coupon Collector Problem in Statistical Quality Control
On-Line Fast Algebraic Parameter and State Estimation for a DC Motor Applied to Adaptive Control
Miss Gabriela Lorena Mamani
Algorithm to Describe the Ideal Spur Gear Profile
Mrs. Orlando Reyes
Linear Combinations of Gaussians with a Single Variance are Dense in L2
Dr. Craig Calcaterra
ICAEM V [ Day Three ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room G ]
Session Chair: Dr. Sohrab Rahbar
Scaling and Spiral Equivalence from a Numerical Viewpoint
Dr. Salvatore IACONO
On Multidimensional Analog of Kendall-Takacs Equation and its Numerical Solution
Prof. Gheorghe Mishkoy
Wide Band Noise as a Distributed Delay of White Noise
Miss sinem fatma ertürk
Development of a Statistical Model for the Ultimate Concrete Shrinkage
Mr. Farhad Azeez
A Computational Approach to the Fredholm Integral Equation of the Second Kind
Dr. Sohrab Rahbar
Cryptoalgorithm Based on Formulas of Reconstruction and Decomposition on the Non-uniform Grid
Ms. Alla Levina
Inverse Modelling for Estimation of Average Grain Size and Material Constants - An Optimization Approach
Dr. Padmanathan Kathirgamanathan
ICAEM VI [ Day Three ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room G ]
Session Chair: Dr. Ilse Schoeman
Linear Stability Analysis Of A Soil-Water Hysteresis Model
Mr. Alexander Pimenov
The Inverse Eigenvalue Problem for Some Especial Kinds of Matrices
Dr. Ali Mohammad Nazari
Heuristic Methods for Parameter Estimation in a Smart Beam Structure
Dr. Jose Ernie C. Lope
Influence of Chemical Reaction on Mixed Convection of Non-Newtonian Fluids Along Non-isothermal Horizontal Surface in Porous Media
Dr. sahar Abdel-Gaied
Control of Marangoni Convection in a Variable-Viscosity Fluid Layer with Deformable Surface
Miss Seripah Awang Kechil
Points of Intersection of Symmetrical Solutions of Reaction-Diffusion Processes
Dr. Panayiotis Vlamos
ICAEM VII [ Day Three ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room G ]
Session Chair: Prof. Gheorghe Mishkoy, and Dr. JOHNSON OLALERU
Orthogonal Rational Functions, Associated Rational Functions And Functions Of The Second Kind
Dr. Karl Deckers
Some Properties of Sign Regular Matrix in Neville Elimination Method
Dr. Mahdi Sohrabi haghighat
Common Fixed Point Theorems of Gregus Type in a Complete Metric Space
A numerical Solution of the Burgers Equation Using Quintic B-Splines
Dr. Behnam Sepehrian
Transforming the Expression of the Integral of a Vector Field Curl over a Cylindrical Surface into Another Surface Integral without Differential Operators
Prof. Andrei Nicolaide
Generalized Control Limits of George Obreja Type
Prof. Florin Cristian Gheorghe
Solving the Multiresponse Problem in Taguchi Method by Aggressive Formulation in DEA
Mr. Abbas Al-Refaie
Algorithms for Differential Equations with Oscillatory Solutions
Dr. Mohamed K EL DAOU
Poster Session
The Study of DEA Evaluating Model on Road Traffic Safety
Mr. Yu RenDe
The Study on Road Accidents Forecasting Model Based on Multi-level Recursive Method
Mr. Yu RenDe
A Fixed Point Theorem on Four Self Maps Under Weakly Compatible
Numerical Method For The Incompressible Euler Equations
Dr. Peiangpob Monnuanprang
Control Law for UNI-Axial Vehicle Using Lyapunov Analysis
Mr. Fahad Maqbool
Exact Weight Perfect Matching of Bipartite Graph is NP-Complete
Mr. Guohun Zhu
On Numerical Accuracy of Gauss-Chebyshev Integration Rules Using the Stochastic Arithmetic
Prof. Mohammad Ali Fariborzi Araghi

The 2008 International Conference of Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Systems ( ICCIIS )

ICCIIS I [ Day Two ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Ms. Zhiyuan Chen
Creating Short-term Stockmarket Trading Strategies using Artificial Neural Networks: A Case Study
Dr. Bruce Vanstone
Design an Expert System for Virtual Classmate Agent (VCA)
Shima roozbahani, and Ms. Somayeh Fatahi
Complexifying Artificial Neural Networks through Topological Reorganization
Mr. Thomas Jorgensen
An Artificial Immune Networking Using Intelligent Agents
Mr. Murugappan Alagappan
Influence of Ambient Light on the Quality of Laser Digitized Surfaces
Dr. David Blanco
Accessibility Analysis for the Automatic Contact and Non-contact Inspection on Coordinate Measuring Machines
Dr. Braulio J. Alvarez
Information Security Risk Assessment by Using Bayesian Learning Technique
Mr. Farhad Foroughi
A New Method of Learning Weighted Similarity Function to Improve Predictions of Nearest Neighbor Rule
Mrs Elham Parvinnia
Generation of Lyapunov Functions by Neural Networks
Miss Fatemeh Safaei
ICCIIS II [ Day Three ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room M ]
Session Chair: Dr. Bruce Vanstone
Wall Following to Escape Local Minima for Swarms of Agents Using Internal States and Emergent Behaviour
Mr. Mohamed Abdelwahid
An Analysis of Hardware Configurations for an Adaptive Weightless Neural Network
Mr. Pierre Lorrentz
A Self-Developing Fuzzy Expert System, Designed for Optimization of Machining Process
Dr. Asif Iqbal
Uncertain Decision Tree Inductive Inference
Mr. Seyed Mostafa Fakhrahmad
ICCIIS III [ Day Three ( 11:25 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room M ]
Session Chair: Mr. Pierre Lorrentz
Neural Network Application for High Speed Impacts Classification
Mr. Israel Gonzalez-Carrasco
Inferential Estimation for a Ternary Batch Distillation
Miss Pornsiri Kaewpradit
A Hybrid Data Mining and Case-Based Reasoning User Modeling System Architecture
Ms. Zhiyuan Chen
A Compact Parameterization for Shape Optimization of Aerofoils
Prof. Damir Vucina
ACO-FCR: Applying ACO-Based Algorithms to Induct FCR
Mr. Ehsan Khosrowshahi Asl
ICCIIS IV [ Day Three ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room F ]
Session Chair: Prof. Damir Vucina
Building Adaptive Emotion-Based Pet Robots
Dr. Wei-Po Lee
Early SME Market Prediction using USDNN
Dr. Terry Walcott
Three-layered Case-based Reasoning Cycles for Autonomous Virtual Agent Moving Through 3D Virtual Environment
Dr. Haris Supic
Effective Techniques Applying via Genetic Algorithm Approach
Dr. Stefania GALLOVA
Efficacy of Applying Expert System in Monitoring of Milling Process
Dr. Asif Iqbal
Poster Session
New Index Base Iterative Controller
Dr. Mansoor Zolghadri Jahromi
Fuzzy Iterative Learning Control in 2-D Systems
Dr. Mansoor Zolghadri Jahromi

The 2008 International Conference of Computational Statistics and Data Engineering ( ICCSDE )

ICCSDE I [ Day Two ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Session Chair: Dr. Vippal Savani
A Signal-to-Noise Ratio Estimator for Generalized Linear Model Systems
Dr. Gabriela Czanner
Effective Linear Discriminant Analysis for High Dimensional, Low Sample Size Data
Prof. Jianhua Huang, and Prof. Lan Zhou
Statistical Analysis of Climate Evolution in Dobrudja Region
Prof. Alina Barbulescu, and Prof. Maftei Carmen
A Distributed Lag Estimator with Piecewise Monotonic Coefficients
Prof. Ioannis C. Demetriou
Feature Selection Based On A Data Quality Measure
Dr. Edgar Acuna
The Wide-Sense Parametric Coverage Estimator against the Distribution Mismatch Problem for Sparse Data
Mr. Wen-Hui Lo
A Technique for Estimator Densities applied to Exponential Regression, Nonlinear Regression models and Biochemical Titration Curves
Dr. Peter Hingley
Special Session 2: Statistics and Econometrics with Applications in Finance and Engineering- ICCSDE II [ Day Two ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Prof. Ioannis C. Demetriou
Capturing Extremes
Dr. Konstantinos Tolikas
The Taylor Effect of Asset Returns: Stylized Fact or …Finite-Sample Behaviour?
Dr. Violetta Dalla
Singular Spectrum Analysis Based on the Minimum Variance Estimator
Mr. Hossein Hassani
Special Session 1: Mixed Poisson Processes and their Applications - ICCSDE III [ Day Two ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Professor A. Zhigljavsky, Dr. Peter Hingley, and Dr. Gabriela Czanner
Using Mixed Poisson Models in Patient Recruitment in Multicentre Clinical Trials
Prof. Vladimir Anisimov
Modeling Recurrent Events in Panel Data Using Mixed Poisson Models
Dr. Vippal Savani
Modeling Health Care Events Using Mixed Poisson Models
Miss Anette Woehl
Mixed Poisson Processes with Panel Flow
Prof. Anatoly Zhigljavsky
Multivariate Analysis of Variance Using a Kotz Type Distribution
Dr. Kusaya Plungpongpun
Poster Session
Statistical Analysis of Human Physiological Parameter using Six Sigma Techniques
Ms. Dipali Bansal
Tests of Fit for Normal Variance Inverse Gaussian Distributions
Prof. Simos Meintanis

The 2008 International Conference of Computer Science and Engineering ( ICCSE )

ICCSE I [ Day Two ( 9:00 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Dr. Arulanandasamy Arokiasamy
Understanding Programming Language Semantics For The Complex World
Prof. Trong Wu
Interleaving Concealment Method for CELP-Based Coders in Packet Networks
Dr. Fatiha Merazka
A Simple Approach for Modeling Shapes and Objects with Irregular Boundaries and Cavities by Combining and Interpolating Parametrically Defined Contours
Dr. Arulanandasamy Arokiasamy
Classification Of Computationally Tractable Weighted Voting Games
Mr. Haris Aziz
A Wireless Sensor Network for Distributed Fault Management in Power Systems
Mr. Sandip Vijay
Intuitive & Light-Weight Driving Direction on Mobile Phone
Mr. Satidchoke Phosaard
ICCSE II [ Day Three ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Session Chair: Dr. Fatiha Merazka
The Design and Implementation of a Reconfigurable USART IP Core for Embedded Computing With Support for Networks
Mr. Nasser Salim Sulaim
Delay and Power Optimization of Sequential Circuits through DJP Algorithm
Mr. Nireekshan Kumar Sodavaram
Improving Face Recognition Rate by Combining Eigenface Approach and Case-based Reasoning
Dr. Haris Supic
A Novel Algorithm based on Fuzzy Optimization for Antenna Arrays used in Radio Mobile Communications
Mr. Seyed Mohammad Ali Mohammadi
ICCSE III [ Day Three ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Session Chair: Prof. Trong Wu
Optimization of Grover's Search Algorithm
Miss Anupama Pande
Unknown Malicious Identification: an Improved Solution Based on Bayesian Analysis
Dr. Yingxu Lai, and Mr. Zenghui LIU
Improvements on Face Detection in Line-Drawings
Dr. Ana Piquer
Design and Implementation of a Wireless Automatic Meter Reading System
Dr. Tariq Jamil
A Study on Ubiquitous Healthcare System based on LBS
Prof. Wooshik Kim, and Mr. Jinsoo Ahn
Development of a Novel Reinforcement Learning Automata Method for Optimum Design of Proportional Integral Derivative Controller For Nonlinear Systems
Mr. Seyed Mohammad Ali Mohammadi
Design of A Novel Sliding Mode Observer for Chaotic Systems
Mr. Seyed Mohammad Ali Mohammadi
A Novel Automatic Designing Technique for Tuning Power System Stabilizer
Mr. Seyed Mohammad Ali Mohammadi
ICCSE IV [ Day Three ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room A ]
An Efficient Programmable Logic Device Implementation of the Second-order Extended Physical Addressing
Dr. Mountassar Maamoun
GPS-based Vehicle Tracking System-on-Chip
Mr. Adnan Elberjawi Yakzan
N-G Approach for Solving the Multiresponse Problem in Taguchi Method
Mr. Abbas Al-Refaie
Performance Analysis of Elliptic Curve Cryptography on Reconfigurable Hardware
Analysis of AutoPlay Feature via the USB Flash Drives
Ms. Ruhma Tahir
ICCSE V [ Day Three ( 16:40 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room M ]
Session Chair: Dr. Ana Piquer
Force Directed Graph Drawing Algorithms for Macro Cell Placement
Mrs. Meththa Samaranayake
An Improved Simulation Modeling Method Using OOP Language Features
Mr. Khondoker Mohammad Rahamatullah
A Unified Model for Computer Threat Protection (UMCTP)
Mr. Muhammad Sharif
SCUR: Secure Communications in Wireless Sensor Networks using Rabbit
Ms. Ruhma Tahir
BioFIM: Multifactor Authentication for Defeating Vehicle Theft
Ms. Ruhma Tahir
Poster Session
Theoretical Analysis and Overhead Control Mechanisms in MANET: A Survey
Mr. Gowrishankar S
Analysis of Facial Expressions from Video Images using PCA
Mrs. Praseeda Lekshmi.V
Issues in Wireless Sensor Networks
Mr. Gowrishankar S
A PC based System for the Control of an Object Manipulator Movements in an X-Ray Tomograph
Dr. Moufid MANSOUR
PreText: A Predictive Text Entry System for Mobile Phones
Mr. Tushar Mahule
Model Checking Behavioral Specification of BPEL Web Services
Dr. Xiangyu Luo
A New Process Model For Reuse Based Software Development Approach
Mrs. Jasmine K.S
Component Oriented Human Machine Interface for In-vehicle Infotainment Applications
Mr. Hemant Sharma
Model Based Approach for the Integration of ECUs
Miss Rajeshwari Hegde
Context-Aware Payment for Supply Chains: Software Architecture and Formal Verification
Ms. Zahra Zamani
Transformation of a Process Business Model to Domain Model
Mr. Medardo Delgado Paredes
A Device-independent Design Scheme on Interactive Animation and Game
Prof. Shen Qing

The 2008 International Conference of Data Mining and Knowledge Engineering ( ICDMKE )

ICDMKE I [ Day Three ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room F ]
Session Chair: Mr. YAN WU
Using A Concept-based User Context For Search Personalization
Maximal Frequent Itemsets Mining Using Database Encoding
Mr. Mohammad Nadimi-Shahraki
Detect Climatic Factors Contributing to Dengue Outbreak based on Wavelet, Support Vector Machines and Genetic Algorithm
A Novel Approach for Constructing Conversational Agents using Sentence Similarity Measures
Miss Karen O'Shea
Transaction-Consistent Global Checkpoints in a Distributed Database System
Dr. D. Manivannan
Web as a Tool for Some Diagnostic Problem Solving
Dr. Stefania GALLOVA
Poster Session
Design of an Augmented and Optimised Hiding Technique and Framework for Privacy Preserving Data Mining

The 2008 International Conference of Electrical and Electronics Engineering ( ICEEE )

ICEEE I [ Day One ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Mr. Sajad Loan
A Comparison of Induction Motor Speed Estimation using Conventional MRAS and AI-Based MRAS with a Dynamic Reference Model
Mr. Chao Yang
Variable Step LMS Algorithm Using the Accumulated Instantaneous Error Concept
Mr. Khaled Abusalem
An Automated Model Generation Approach for High Level Modelling
Mr. Likun Xia
Cyclical Mutation of Stator and Rotor Designs and Their Impact to the Acoustic Behavior of Induction Motor
Dr. Christian Grabner
ICEEE II [ Day One ( 17:25 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room M ]
Session Chair: Prof. Francisco Alegria
A High Breakdown Voltage Two Zone Step Doped Lateral Bipolar Transistor on Buried Oxide Thick Step
Mr. Sajad Loan
Concepts and Properties of Controlled Permanent Magnet Drives
Dr. Christian Grabner
ICEEE III [ Day Two ( 9:00 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Session Chair: Dr. marissa condon
Modeling and Simulation of the Perdawd CCGS Connected to the Kurdistan Regional Power System of Iraq Using Simulink
Dr. Ibrahim Hamarash
Study On Noise Attenuation Of Multi-Cylinder Diesel Engine With Existing And Modified Muffler
Prof. Bankim Ghosh
Automation of a Particle Accelerator Operation Using LabVIEW
Prof. Francisco Alegria
A Battery Charging Control Strategy for Renewable Energy Generation Systems
Mr. Xing Luo
ICEEE IV [ Day Two ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Session Chair: Dr. Mehran Motamed Ektesabi
Novel PolSK-OCDMA Transceiver Architecture
Mr. Massoud Karbassian
Leakage Cancellation in Coded Automotive Radar
Microcontroller Based Instrumentation System for Measurement of Strength of Cementing Medium Used in Dental Restorations: Orthodontic Studies
Mr. Dinesh Singh Rana
Generalized Minimum Variance Controller as a Velocity Loop Controller of a Casting Drum Drive in a Polyester Manufacturing Line
Mr. Sean Donoghue
Critical Performance Evaluation of a Photoreceiver for Application in Optoelectronics
Mr. Anthony McGrath
Study On Noise Attenuation Of Multi-cylinder Diesel Engine with Resonative Muffler
Prof. Bankim Ghosh
ICEEE V [ Day Two ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Session Chair: Mr. Massoud Karbassian
Model Reduction of a Perturbative Representation of a Weakly Nonlinear System
Dr. marissa condon
An ASIC Control Circuit for Thermal Actuated Large Optical Packet Switch Array
Mr. Jian-Chiun Liou
Analytical Formulation of Dynamic Characteristics of a Diode with Non-linear Contact Characteristics
Mr. Rajiv Ganguly
Experimental Analysis of Luminescence in Printed Materials
Mr. Anthony McGrath
Development of a Mathematical Model for Vane-type Air Motors with Arbitrary N Vanes
Mr. Xing Luo
Synthesis of Finite Time Stable Backstepping Control Systems
Miss Fatemeh Safaei
ICEEE VI [ Day Two ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Session Chair: Mr. Rajiv Ganguly
Synthesis of Complicated Asynchronous Control Circuits Using Template Based Technique
RF Indoor Intrusion Detection System
Dr. Mehran Motamed Ektesabi
Development of a Tube-ball Coal Mill Mathematical Model Using Particle Swarm Optimization (P.S.O.)
Mr. Paschalis Zachariades
Velocity Measurement System for Small Caliber Projectiles
Mr. Gagandeep Singh Gill
Pathloss Determination using Okumura-Hata Model and Spline Interpolation for missing Data for Oman
Automatic Monitoring of a Vodafone Radiocommunication Base Station
Prof. Francisco Alegria

The 2008 International Conference of Financial Engineering ( ICFE )

ICFE I [ Day One ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Dr. Andrew Skabar
Optimal Capital Management in Banking
Mr. Mmboniseni Phanuel Mulaudzi
Logistic Growth Models for Analysis of Stocks Markets Bubbles
Prof. Dalia Streimikiene
Definition of the Company Strategy
Mr. Jaroslav Pavlíček
Computational Neural Network for Global Stock Indexes Prediction
Dr. Wai Tung Wilton Fok
Asset Liability Management in Indian Banking Industry - with special reference to Interest Rate Risk Management in ICICI Bank
Dr. Charumathi Balakrishnan
ICFE II [ Day One ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Prof. Dalia Streimikiene
Copula Marginal Expected Tail Loss Efficient Frontiers for CDOs of Bespoke Portfolios
Mr. Diresh Jewan
Direction-of-Change Financial Time Series Forecasting using Bayesian Learning for MLPs
Dr. Andrew Skabar
Reaction Theory
Mr. Srinivas Bharadwaj
The Scaling Model for Credit Limit Management
Dr. Maxim Konivalikhin
Evolutionary Methods for Multi-Objective Portfolio Optimization
Ms. Ingrida Radziukyniene
Behavioural Finance Or Efficient Market: Which Is Right ?
Mr. Mamadou Konte
A Genetic Programming Based Stock Price Predictor together with Mean-Variance Based Sell/Buy Actions
Mr. Ramin Rajabioun
A Regularization Approach to Hedging Collateralized Mortgage Obligations
Dr. Yury Gryazin

The 2008 International Conference of Information Engineering ( ICIE )

ICIE I [ Day Two ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Dr. Roshan Shaikh
Information System Quality Evaluation Based on Audit Processes
Prof. Marius Emanuel Popa
Impact of Instructional Objectives on e/learning Materials
Dr. Mahdi Yousefkhani
Measurable Quality Characteristics of a Software System on Software Architecture Level
Effects of Workspace on Engineering Software Projects
Dr. Ayman Issa
Poster Session
Using VRML to Build a Virtual Reality Campus Environment
Mr. kashif Irfan

The 2008 International Conference of Information Security and Internet Engineering ( ICISIE )

ICISIE I [ Day One ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Session Chair: Mr. Sarabjeet Singh Bedi
Rule-based Defense Mechanism against Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks
Mr. Sung-ju Kim
Worm Analysis through Computer Simulation (WAtCoS)
Mrs. Madihah Mohd Saudi
ICISIE II [ Day One ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Session Chair: Dr. OLUMIDE LONGE
Secure Digital Image Watermarking Scheme for Copyright Protection and Buyer Fingerprinting
Mr. Sarabjeet Singh Bedi
Cascaded Encryption Scheme (CES) for Robust Content Security Over Internet Networks
Steganalysis of Reversible Contrast Mapping Watermarking
Prof. Ran Zan Wang
Client Server System for e-Services Providing in Mobile Communications Networks
A New KEM-Based Generic Construction
Miss Neyire Deniz Sarier
Web Usage Data for Web Access Control (WUDWAC)
Dr. Selma Elsheikh Abdrahman
The Application of System Dynamics for Managing Information Security Insider-Threats of IT Organization
Mr. Farhad Foroughi
ICISIE III [ Day One ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room E ]
Session Chair: Dr. Nazli Hardy, and Dr. Selma Elsheikh Abdrahman
Information Asset Valuation Method for Information Technology Security Risk Assessment
Mr. Farhad Foroughi
EDOWA Worm Classification
Mrs. Madihah Mohd Saudi
The Case for the Universal Personal Internet Identification: The Case against Internet Anonymity
Dr. Nazli Hardy
Poster Session
Efficiency and Security of Some Image Encryption Algorithms
Miss Marwa Abd El-Wahed
State-Of-The-Art in Refurbishing-Based Approach for Privacy Preserving Data Mining
Dr. Wheat: A Web-based Expert System for Diagnosis of Diseases and Pests in Pakistani Wheat
Mr. kashif Irfan
Associating the Authentication and Connection-Establishment Phases in Passive Authorization Techniques
Mr. Muhammad Tariq

The 2008 International Conference of Mechanical Engineering ( ICME )

ICME I [ Day One ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Prof. Subbiah Ramalingam
Method of Transformation from Inertial to Reference Frame Formulation of Flexible Multibody Systems
Dr. Dmitry Vlasenko
Impact Performance of Advanced High Strength Steel Thin-Walled Columns
Mr. Oscar Portillo
Positional Accuracy of an Alignment Stage for a Large-area UV Nanoimprint Lithography
Prof. Jay Jeong
A Study of Short Areca Fiber Reinforced PF Composites
Studying the Effect of Rock Shape on Brittle Fracture Pattern Using a Mesh-free Method SPH
Dr. Rajarshi Das
Modeling a Catalytic Converter for CO and NO Emissions
Dr. Juan C. Prince
Functional Design Of A Transmission For A Myoelectric Elbow Prosthesis
Prof. federico casolo
ICME II [ Day One ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Dr. Dmitry Vlasenko
Investigating the Bubble Behavior in Pool Boiling in Microgravity Conditions
Mr. Thilanka Munasinghe
Mass Efficiency in Mechanical Design
Prof. Subbiah Ramalingam
The Use of Fabric Diffusers to Control Environmental Tobacco Smoke
Dr. Andrew Geens
Numerical Simulation of a Pulsatory Flow Moving Through Flexible Walls Using Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
Dr. Nima Amanifard, and Mr. Mehrdad Hosnieh Farahani
Design of Hollow Cone Nozzles for Gas Oil Injection Process
Dr. Juan C. Prince
Design Sensitivity Analysis and Optimization of McPherson Suspension Systems
Prof. Hee Lee
In-Process Electrical Dressing of Metal-Bonded Diamond Grinding Wheels
Mr. Andi Sudiarso
ICME III [ Day Two ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Mr. Oscar Portillo
An Insight of Torque and Stress Balance Behaviour of A Contrahelically Armored Cable
Transient Free Convection Flow Between two Long Vertical Parallel Plates with Constant Temperature and Mass Diffusion
Dr. Narahari Marneni
Theoretical Study of a New Spray On Demand Print-Head
Mr. TEMBELY Moussa
Research on Mechanics Symmetry Ontology
Dr. Ma ZhiYong
Effects of Drill Points on Glass Fibre Reinforced Plastic Composite While Drilling at High Spindle Speed
Dr. Vijayan Krishnaraj
Particularity of the Rocket Movement upon the Launcher under the Disturbance Factors Action which Appear During the Firing
Explorative Computation on Vacuum-Energized Fluid Conveyance
Prof. Weikang Zhang, and Prof. SUN Gang
New Empirical Correlations for Simulating the Influence of Compression Ratio on Ignition Delay and Overall Combustion Duration in SI Engines
ICME IV [ Day Two ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Dr. Andrew Geens
Knee Joint Edoprosthesis - Verification of Contact Pressures by Pressure Sensitive Films
Mr. Lukas Zach
Improvement in Surface Quality with Solid Lubrication in Hard Turning
Experimental Investigation into the Effect of Mechanical Design of an Escalator and Passenger Loading on its Energy Consumption
Dr. Lutfi Al-Sharif
Dry Testing Method for Heat Exchangers
Prof. Laura Diana Cotoros
Influence of Machining Parameters on Electric Discharge Machining of Maraging Steels - An Experimental Investigation
Dr. Krishna Mohana Rao Gurram
Performance Analysis of Using Nanofluids in Microchannel Heat Sink in different Flow Regimes and its simulation using Artificial Neural Network
Prof. Hossein Shokouhmand
ICME V [ Day Two ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Dr. Lutfi Al-Sharif
The Dynamics of Shock Amplification
Mr. Gerard Kelly
Theoretical Performance Comparison between Inline, Offset and Twin Crankshaft Internal Combustion Engines
Dr. Tag Elssir Hassan Hussan
Analytical Solution of Temperature Field in a Spherical Powder Particle Subjected to Gaussian Heat Flux
Miss Shokran Khadem alsharieh
The Ovalisation of Thin-walled Circular Tubes Subjected to Bending
Analysis of Aerofoil Blade using ANSYS for a Vehicle Mounted Micro Wind Turbine
Mr. Prasad Narasimha, Mr. Sai Sashankh Rao, and Mr. Vijay Mohan
Buoyancy Effects on a Mist/Air Impingement Jet
Prof. Hossein Shokouhmand
Analyze of the Counter-Rotating Vortices Pair Stability under the External Turbulence Influence
MOLDOVEANU Cristian-Emil
An Optimal Design for Subsonic Wing Planar Shape and Twisted Angle by a Modified Genetic Algorithm
Prof. SUN Gang
ICME VI [ Day Three ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Dr. ANTONY AJ
Modeling the Transient Response of the Thermosyphon Heat Pipes
Mr. Babak Rashidian
Optimal Process Control Parameters Estimation in Aluminium Extrusion for Given Product Characteristics
Dr. Padmanathan Kathirgamanathan
Deposition of Ni-Fe/Si3N4 Nanocomposite Prepared by Electroplating
Dr. Iskandar Idris Yaacob
Impact of Exhaust Gas Recirculation on the Performances of Diesel Engine
Mr. Pramod Walke
Alpha Risk of Taguchi Method with L18 Array for NTB Type QCH by Simulation
Mr. Abbas Al-Refaie
ICME VII [ Day Three ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Dr. Anilkumar.S.H
CFD Investigation of Airflow on a Model Radio Control Race Car
Dr. Noel Perera
Comparison Between Different Finite Element Methods for Foreseeing the Elastic Properties of Carbon nanotube Reinforced Epoxy Resin Composite
Mr. esmaeel saeedi
Family of Mapped Elastodynamic Infinite Elements, Applicable to FEM
Prof. Konstantin Kazakov
Study on Mixed Mode Crack-tip Plastic Zones in CTS Specimen
Mr. Sharanaprabhu C M
Thermal-Mechanical Analysis of a QFN Stacked-Die Leadframe under Reflow Process
Dr. Shahrum Abdullah
New Developments in Thermoplastic Elastomers: The Hard Segment Inelastic Effects OnThe Mechanical Performance of Polyurethane Elastomers
A Developed Quasi-Dimensional Combustion Model in Spark-Ignition Engines
Mr. Seyedmohsen HOSSEINI
Annealing Behavior of Ferromagnetic FePt Nanoparticles Prepared in Water in Oil Microemulsions
Dr. Iskandar Idris Yaacob
ICME VIII [ Day Three ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room B ]
Session Chair: Dr. Shahrum Abdullah
Die Wear Profile Investigation in Hot Forging
Dr. Farid Reza Biglari
A Model for Potential Deterministic Effects in Turbomachinery Flows
Mr. Stefan Stollenwerk
Natural Convection Heat Transfer Enhancement in a Closed Cavity with Partition Utilizing Nano Fluids
Development of Active Suspension System for Automobiles using PID Controller
Dr. Mouleeswaran Senthilkumar
Robot Position Tracking Using Kalman Filter
Mr. Oscar Laureano Casanova
Investigation of the Idea of Active Suspension System Application in Hybrid Electric Vehicles
Mr. Seyedmohsen HOSSEINI
Emission Characteristics Of A Compression Ignition Engine Using Different Catalyst
Mr. Pramod Walke
Poster Session
Advances in Automobile Engineering: Brake Assisted Differential Locking System
Mr. kanwar Bharat Singh
Development and Optimization of Vibration Protection Seats (Tempered Springs) for Agricultural Tractor
Comparison Final Velocity for Land Yacht with a Rigid Wing and Cloth Sail
Numerical Analysis of Two-Phase Turbulent Flow in Horizontal Channel with Experimental Verification
Dr. Hassan Rahimzadeh
Manipulator Redundancy Reduction as a Tool for Reinforcing Motion Planning Using Genetic Algorithms
Mr. Amir Homayoun Javadi Arjomand
Numerical Study of the Effects of Porous Burner Parameters on Combustion and Pollutants Formation
Mr. Bahman Haddadi

The 2008 International Conference of Manufacturing Engineering and Engineering Management ( ICMEEM )

ICMEEM I [ Day Two ( 9:00 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Dr. Ozalp VAYVAY, and Dr. Ahmad Mujahid Ahmad Zaidi
Process Capability Index for Off-line Application of Product Life Cycle
Mr. Chien-Ping Chung
Consumer Insight Mining for Retail Multi-Item Inventory Modeling
Prof. Pradip Bala
Application of Finite Elements on Non-Linear Deformation of Flexographic Photopolymer Printing Plate
Mr. Mohd Sallehuddin Yusof
Are All Designs of Experiments Approaches Suitable for Your Company?
Dr. Tanco Martín
Machining Error Predictive Model in a CAPP system for turning: Formulation and Initial Tests
Dr. Gonzalo Valiño
ICMEEM II [ Day Two ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Dr. Tanco Martín
Comparison between Empirical Correlation and Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation for the Pressure Gradient of Multiphase Flow
Miss Yvonne S. H. Chang
Penetration Depth Prediction in Mesh-less Metal Targets
Dr. Ahmad Mujahid Ahmad Zaidi
Engineering Ocean Nourishment
Mr. Bruce Judd, and Prof. Ian S F Jones
The Marmaray Project: Managing a Large Scale Project with Various Stake Holders
Mr. Ahmet Arslan, and Mr. Huseyin Belkaya
Solving Assembly Line Balancing Problem using Genetic Algorithm with Heuristics-Treated Initial Population
Mr. Chong Kuan Eng
Collaborative Clusters: A Customer Focused Innovative Approach for Product Development
Dr. Ozalp VAYVAY
Supply Chain Management in a Dairy Industry – A Case Study
Prof. Venkata Subbaiah Kambagowni
ICMEEM III [ Day Two ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room D ]
Session Chair: Prof. Pradip Bala
A Discussion About How to Model Biofuel Plants for the Risk Optimization
Dr. Jorge Núñez Mc Leod
Enhancing Six Sigma with Systems Dynamic
Mr. Hari Agung Yuniarto
The Statistical Mixture Design of Rice Polishing Cylinder
Mr. Surapong Bangphan
Application of Fuzzy Mathematical Approach for Cell Formation and Layout Design with Uncertain Condition
Prof. Iraj Mahdavi
Ms. Yolandi Muntingh
ICMEEM IV [ Day Three ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room F ]
Session Chair: Prof. Ian S F Jones, and Mr. Bruce Judd
Sensor Based Condition Monitoring Feature Selection Using a Self-Organizing Map
Dr. Rui Silva
Micro Structure Printer with Automated Workflow for Fabrication of Micro Implantable Medical Devices
Prof. Markus Schwarz
The Need for a Life Cycle Approach on the Material Selection: a Case Study of an Automobile Fender
Miss Inês Ribeiro
Fuzzy Programming Approach for a Multi-objective Single Machine Scheduling Problem with Stochastic Processing Time
Prof. Iraj Mahdavi
ICMEEM V [ Day Three ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room F ]
Session Chair: Dr. Rui Silva
An Analysis Of Rise And Fall Of SCM - ICT Integration By The FMCG Sector In Pakistan
Dr. Roshan Shaikh
Intelligent Manufacturing Systems: a methodology for technological migration
Mr. Jorge Gamboa
Engine Assembly Process Quality Improvement using Six Sigma
Prof. Rakesh Shrivastava
Characterisation of Natural Fibres (Sugarcane Bagasse) in Cement Composites
Dr. Mariyam Jameelah Ghazali Ghazali
E Manufacturing a Technology Review
Human Error in Biofuel Plants Accidents
Dr. Selva Soledad Rivera
Design and Development of a Model for Competitive Production Management System through Axiomatic Design – A Case Study
Poster Session
Grey Relation Entropy based Dynamic Evaluation Model of Product Lifecycle Information System Evolution
Dr. Shi-yi Zhao
Computer Assisted Technologies in the Development of Prototypes
Dr. José Filipe C. P. Antunes Simões
Key Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of Technical Education - An Indian Perspective
Mr. Anil Sahu
Investigating Flank Wear and Cutting Force on Hard Steels by CBN Cutting Tool by Turning
Mr. Sivaprakasam THAMIZHMANII
Measurement of Agility in Manufacturing Systems: A Fuzzy Logic Approach

The 2008 International Conference of Parallel and Distributed Computing ( ICPDC )

ICPDC I [ Day Three ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Session Chair: Mr. George Oikonomou
Accelerating the Computation of Haralick’s Texture Features using Graphics Processing Units (GPUs)
Mr. Markus Gipp
WebDMF: A Web-based Management Framework for Distributed Services
Mr. George Oikonomou
A Taxonomy for Desktop Grids from Users' Perspective
Dr. Monica Vladoiu
Real Time Decision Support for Energy Management
Mr. Raghavendra Nagesh DY
A Comparative Study on the Topological Properties of the Hyper-Mesh Interconnection Network
Prof. Emad Abuelrub
Parallel Mining of Frequent Patterns in Transactional Databases
Mr. Seyed Mostafa Fakhrahmad

The 2008 International Conference of Systems Biology and Bioengineering ( ICSBB )

ICSBB I [ Day One ( 14:00 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Mr. Charles-Francois Latchoumane
Spiking Neurons: Is coincidence-factor enough for comparing responses with fluctuating membrane voltage?
Mr. Mayur Sarangdhar
From Neuronal Ionic Channels to Muscle Control: A Web-based Simulator and Its Application to Teaching
Prof. Andre Kohn
Wireless Device for Patient Monitoring
Mr. Robert Gabriel Lupu, and Mr. Andrei Stan
Two Antigenically Indistinguishable Viruses in a Population
Mr. Radoslaw Nielek
ICSBB II [ Day One ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Dr. ali hilal-alnaqbi
Multiway Analysis of Alzheimer’s Disease: Classification based on Space-frequency Characteristics of EEG Time Series
Mr. Charles-Francois Latchoumane
Prediction of Protein–Protein Interactions Using Evolutionary and Structural Relationships
Dr. Nazar Zaki
In vitro Testing of a Novel Fibre-In-Fibre Bioartificial Liver (FIF-BAL) With Bovine Plasma
Dr. ali hilal-alnaqbi
A Novel Stack based Dynamic Programming for Reducing Memory Complexity Applied on DNA Sequences
A Novel Cellular-Level Numerical Model of the Lac Operon in E. Coli
Prof. SUN Gang
A Passive Support To Motion Capability Of Subjects Affected By Neuromuscular Diseases
Prof. federico casolo
Poster Session
Object Recognition, A Particular Reference to Face Recognition
Mrs. Praseeda Lekshmi.V
Modeling and Reconstruction of Blood Vessels Based on CT & MR Images
Mr. Sepehr Sadeghian
A Fuzzy Approach to Clustering and Selecting Features for Classification of Gene Expression Data
Miss Elham Chitsaz
MP-HA: Multicycles Protocol for Hospital Automation over Multicast
Prof. Ricardo Valentim
Hospital Automation RFID-Based: Technology Stored In Smart Cards
Prof. Ricardo Valentim

The 2008 International Conference of Signal and Image Engineering ( ICSIE )

ICSIE I [ Day One ( 14:30 - 15:30 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Session Chair: Mr. Athar Ali Moinuddin
An Evaluation of 3D OSEM, and a Comparison with FBP in 99mTC SPECT Images
Mr. Khalid Alzimami
Hardware Implementation of a Soft Computing Technique for Edge Detection
A Fourier Extension Based Algorithm for Impulse Noise Removal
Mr. Ramin Rajabioun
ICSIE II [ Day One ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Robust Block Selection for Watermarking Video Streams
Mr. Tamás Polyák
Fast and Efficient 3-D Wavelet Based Video Coding Technique
Mr. Athar Ali Moinuddin
A Projection-based Segmentation Algorithm for Breaking MSN and YAHOO CAPTCHAs
Dr. Shih-Yu Huang, and Dr. Graeme Bell
A Novel Approach to Calculate Stable Densities
Mr. Mahdi Teimouri
A Novel Content-Based Image Retrieval Technique Using Tree Matching
Mr. Reza Sabzevari
ICSIE III [ Day Two ( 9:40 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Session Chair: Prof. Koichi Harada
Detection and Tracking of Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs) by Means of the Watershed Segmentation and Hough Transform
Prof. Mariusz Nieniewski
ICSIE IV [ Day Two ( 16:00 - 18:00 ) at Seminar Room A ]
Session Chair: Prof. Mariusz Nieniewski
Optimal SVD based Robust Watermarking using Differential Evolution Algorithm
An FLIR Video Surveillance System to Avoid Bridge-Ship Collision
Message Sequence Charts Based Specification of the Communicating Threads to the Verified Image Compression Technique using Concurrent Wavelet Transform
Prof. Koichi Harada
Initial Results from a Prototype Large (2m) Ring PET Scanner
Mr. Monjur Monjur
Poster Session
Fuzzy Approach for Restoring Color Images Corrupted with Additive Noise
Mr. Madhu S. Nair
A Novel Wavelet Fusion Method for Contrast Correction and Visibility Enhancement of Color Images
Ms. Jisha John
A GA-based Approach for Parameter Estimation in DT-MRI Tracking Algorithms
Dr. Luis M. San Jose-Revuelta
Hidden Markov Model Based Classification of Natural Objects in Aerial Pictures
Wavelet Based Exposure Fusion
Miss Madiha Malik
Design & Implementation of JPEG2000 Encoder using VHDL
Mr. Vinod Adhau
Feature Point Detection for Real Time Applications
Ms. Neeta Nain
Dynamic Thresholding Based Edge Detection
Ms. Neeta Nain
Optimized Minutiae-Based Fingerprint Matching
Ms. Neeta Nain
Face Recognition using PCA and LDA with Singular Value Decomposition(SVD) using 2DLDA
Ms. Neeta Nain
An Optimized Knowledge Associated, Storage and Retrieval of Digital X-rays Databases
Mr. Fahad Maqbool

The 2008 International Conference of Wireless Networks ( ICWN )

ICWN I [ Day One ( 9:15 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Miss Nadia Qasim
Implementation of IEEE 802.11e Block Acknowledgement Policies
Prof. Fernando J. Velez
Optimizing the Block Cipher Resource Overhead at the Link Layer Security Framework in the Wireless Sensor Networks
Game Theoretical Algorithm for Coverage Optimization in Wireless Sensor Networks
Dr. Lun Zhang
ICWN II [ Day One ( 10:45 - 13:00 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Prof. Fernando J. Velez
Toward Location-based Services using GPS-based Devices
Dr. Zoran Constantinescu
SV's Energy Efficient Network Design for Real Time Wireless Networks for Unmanned Blimp
Mr. Sandip Vijay
Configurable Link Layer Security Architecture for Wireless Sensor Networks
Incorporate Intelligent Computation into Coverage Optimization for Wireless Sensor Networks
Dr. Lun Zhang
Evaluating Strategy with Grey Theory Utilized in Wireless Sensor Networks
Dr. Lun Zhang
Dynamic Multiplatform HTML to WML Mobile Converter
Dr. Ayman Issa
ICWN III [ Day Two ( 9:00 - 10:15 ) at Seminar Room C ]
Session Chair: Dr. Zoran Constantinescu, and Mr. João Ferro
Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Simulations Using Routing Protocols for Performance Comparisons
Miss Nadia Qasim
Multi-Hop Simulator for Ad-Hoc IEEE 802.11e
Mr. João Ferro
Autonomic Group Mobility Model for Mobile Ad hoc Networks
Miss Thazin Ei
Game-Theoretic Modeling for System-wide Performance Optimization at the MAC Layer in Ad-hoc Wireless Networks
Prof. Samiran Chattopadhyay
Poster Session
Performance Evaluation of the IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN Standards
Mrs. Sarah Shaaban
Towards Pervasive Computing Security
Dr. Lawan Ahmed Mohammed