Publications of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Electrical and Computer Engineering Department faculty.


Submissions from 2008

Design and Implementation of a Parameterized NoC Router and its Application to Build PRDT-based NoCs, S. Neelkrishnan, Mei Yang, Yingtao Jiang, Lei Zhang, Enyue Lu, Xiaochun Yun, and Yulu Yang

Maximizing Resource Utilization By Slicing of Superscalar Architecture, S. Patil and Venkatesan Muthukumar

Electrophoretic Motion of a Spherical Particle with a Symmetric nonuniform Surface Charge Distribution in a nanotube, Shizhi Qian, Sang W. Joo, Wensheng Hou, and Xuxin Zhao


Significance of Logic Synthesis in FPGA-Based Design of Image and Signal Processing Systems, Mariusz Rawski, Henry Selvaraj, Bogdan J. Falkowski, and Tadeusz Luba

Characterizing Free-regions of Sensor nodes, Navin Rongatana, Laxmi P. Gewali, and Henry Selvaraj

Ranging in Multiband Ultrawideband Communication Systems, Ebrahim Saberinia and Ahmed H. Tewfik

An Overview of Iris and Retina Scans and Their Fusion in a Biometric System, M. Sadowitz, Shahram Latifi, and David Walker

A Novel RGBW Pixel for LED Displays, Neveen Shlayan, Rama Venkat, Paolo Ginobbi, and Glenn Mercier

Modeling of Programming Time of Nanocrystal Flash Memory Cells, Pavan Singaraju and Rama Venkat

Modeling of the Charging Dynamics in Silicon Nanocrystal Nonvolatile Flash Memory Cells, Pavan Singaraju and Rama Venkat

A Hybrid Orthogonal Genetic Algorithm for Global numerical Optimization, Peter Stubberud and Matthew Edward Jackson

A Signal Processing Technique for Improving the Accuracy of MEMS Inertial Sensors, Peter Stubberud and Allen Stubberud

Artificial neural networks Application in Population Chlorophyll Content Forecast from Cotton Plant Digital Images, Xingmei Suo, Yingtao Jiang, Mei Yang, Shaokun Li, and Keru Wang

Scalable and Fault-tolerant network-on-chip Design Using the Quartered Recursive Diagonal Torus Topology, Xianfang Tan, Lei Zhang, Shankar Neelkrishnan, Mei Yang, Yingtao Jiang, and Yulu Yang

Detection Algorithms for the nano nose, J.M. Karthikeya Udayagiri V. R., Taleb Moazzeni, Yingtao Jiang, and Biswajit Das

Personalized Location Area Design with Genetic Algorithm for Future PCS networks, R. Varadarajan, Emma Regentova, and Jun Zheng

A new Method of Detecting Microcalcification Clusters for Computer Aided Digital Mammography, G. Veni, Emma Regentova, and Ajay Kumar Mandava


Feedback Control of Macroscopic Crowd Dynamic Models, S. Wadoo, S. Al-nasur, and Pushkin Kachroo

Data Distribution in Public-Resource Computing: Modeling and Optimization, Krzysztof Walkowiak and Grzegorz Chmaj

Overlapped Layers for Prolonging network Lifetime in Multi-hop Wireless Sensor networks, Hongyan Wang, Mei Yang, Yingtao Jiang, Shupeng Wang, and Laxmi P. Gewali

On a Web-graph-based Micronetwork Architecture for SoCs, Ling Wang, S. Piao, Yanan Jiang, and L. Zhang

A Degree Priority Routing Algorithm for Irregular Mesh Topology NoCs, Ling Wang, Hui Song, Dongxin Wen, and Yingtao Jiang

Mobile node Deployment in Hybrid Sensor networks, Shupeng Wang, Mei Yang, Jianping Wang, Yingtao Jiang, and Ju-Yeon Jo

Substar Reliability Analysis in Star networks, Xiaolong Wu and Shahram Latifi

Preface: Special Issue on High-performance Computing Architectures, Mei Yang and L. Wang

Selecting Critical Clinical Features for Heart Diseases Diagnosis with a Real-coded Genetic Algorithm, Hongmei Yan, Jun Zheng, Yingtao Jiang, Chenglin Peng, and Shouzhong Xiao

Optimal Subcube Embeddability in Hypercubes with Additional Dimension, Shameema Yasim and Shahram Latifi

Spare Dimensions in Hypercubes, Sithy S. M. Yasim and Shahram Latifi

An Easy Tune-up Exponentially Fast Annealer for High-quality Analog Module Placement, Lihong Zhang and Yingtao Jiang

Symmetry-aware Placement with Transitive Closure Graphs for Analog Layout Design, Lihong Zhang, C.-J. Richard Shi, and Yingtao Jiang

Fault Tolerance Routing for Wavelength Routed Optical networks in ONoC, L. Zhang, Yingtao Jiang, and Emma Regentova

Submissions from 2007

Evaluation of a Fuel Cell for Powering the Electrical Load of ICE Vehicles, Yahia Baghzouz, Rick A. Hurt, and Robert F. Boehm

A Comparative Study of Job Allocation and Migration in the Pancake network, Robert Bennes, Shahram Latifi, and Naoto Kimura

Novel nonlithographic Quantum Wire Array Fabrication, Biswajit Das and Pavan Singaraju

College-wide Senior Design Competition: A Motivating Approach, Paolo Ginobbi, Walter Vodrazka, John Wang, Henry Selvaraj, Nader Ghafoori, Mohamed Trabia, Laxmi P. Gewali, and Rama Venkat

Reliable Data Transmission in Mobile Ad Hoc Sensor networks, Vasu Jolly and Shahram Latifi


Nesting System with Quantization and Knowledge Base Applied, Leszek Koszalka and Grzegorz Chmaj

The Effect of node Failures in Substar Reliability of a Star network- a Combinatorial Approach, Shahram Latifi and Venka Palaniappan

Global Robust Control of an Aeroelastic System Using Output Feedback, Keum W. Lee and Sahjendra N. Singh

Robust Control of Chaos in Chua’s Circuit Based on Internal Model Principle, Keum W. Lee and Sahjendra N. Singh

Simplified Adaptive Control of an Orbiting Flexible Spacecraft, Ganesh Maganti and Sahjendra N. Singh

Adaptive Servoregulation of a Projectile Fin Using Piezoelectric Actuator, Smitha Mani, Sahjendra N. Singh, Surya Kiran Parimi, and Woosoon Yim


Open-loop Vehicle Control Using an Abstraction of its Model, P. Mellodge and Pushkin Kachroo

Analysis of Subthreshold Behavior of FinFET Using Taurus, Balasubramanian Murugan, Samar K. Saha, and Rama Venkat

An Efficient Variable Partitioning Approach for Functional Decomposition of Circuits, Venkatesan Muthukumar, Robert J. Bignall, and Henry Selvaraj

Biologically-inspired Adaptive Pectoral-like Fin Control System for CFD Parameterized AUV, Mugdha S. Naik, Sahjendra Singh, and Rajat Mittal

Oscillatory Adaptive Yaw Plane Control of Biorobotic AUV Using Pectoral-Like Fins, Mugdha S. Naik and Sahjendra N. Singh

State-Dependent Riccati Equation-Based Robust Dive Plane Control of AUV with Control Constraints, Mugdha S. Naik and Sahjendra N. Singh

Nonlinear Robust Output Feedback Control of Submersibles Via Modeling Error Compensation, Pradeep R. Nambisan and Sahjendra N. Singh

Diffusioosmotic Flows in Slit nanochannels, Shizhi Qian, Biswajit Das, and Xiaobing Luo

IdSRF: ID-based Secure Routing Framework for Wireless Ad-hoc networks, Wei Ren, Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo, Mei Yang, and Yingtao Jiang


Practical and Experimental Robotics, Ferat Sahin and Pushkin Kachroo

High-resolution, Flat-field, Plane-grating, F/10 Spectrograph with Off-axis Parabolic Mirrors, Stephanie L. Schieffer, Nathan W. Rimington, Ved P. Nayyar, W. Andreas Schroeder, and James W. Longworth

Brain MRI Slices Classification Using Least Squares Support Vector Machine, Henry Selvaraj, S. Thamarai Selvi, D. Selvathi, and Laxmi P. Gewali


Optimal Control of Pedestrian Evacuation in a Corridor, A. Shende, Pushkin Kachroo, C. Konda Reddy, and M. Singh

Robust Feedback Control Design of One Dimensional Crowd Models, S. Wadoo and Pushkin Kachroo


Time-optimal Control for One Dimensional Evacuation System, S. Wadoo and Pushkin Kachroo

Scheduling and Optimal Voltage Selection with Multiple Supply Voltages Under Resource Constraints, Ling Wang, Yingtao Jiang, and Henry Selvaraj

Scheduling and Optimal Voltage Selection with Multiple Supply Voltages Under Resource Constraints, Ling Wang, Yingtao Jiang, and Henry Selvaraj

Placement-Directed Behavioral Synthesis for Multiple Voltage VLSI Designs with Simultaneous Scheduling, Binding, and Partitioning, Dongxin Wen, Ling Wang, Yingtao Jiang, Henry Selvaraj, and Xiaoqing Yang

A Combinatorial Analysis of Distance Reliability in Star network, X. Wu, Shahram Latifi, and Yingtao Jiang

Analysis of the Effect of Channel Sub-rating in Unidirectional Call Overflow Scheme for Call Admission in Hierarchical Cellular networks, X. Wu, J. Zheng, Emma Regentova, and Yingtao Jiang

Algorithm-hardware Codesign of Fast Parallel Round-robin Arbiters, S. Q. Zheng and Mei Yang

Submissions from 2006


A Microscopic-to-macroscopic Crowd Dynamic Model, S. Al-Nasur and Pushkin Kachroo

Some General Rules for Distributed Generation - Feeder Interaction, Yahia Baghzouz

Development of a Renewably-based Hydrogen Generation/utilization System, Robert F. Boehm, Yahia Baghzouz, R. Mauldin, E. Bulla, Rick A. Hurt, T. Maloney, R. Fifield, and J. Gardner

Capacitance-voltage Characterization of Thin Film nanoporous Alumina Templates, Biswajit Das and Christopher Garman

Design of Grid Connected-PV System for a Hydrogen Refueling Station, Sachin S. Deshmukh, Yahia Baghzouz, and Robert F. Boehm

Output Feedback Form of Chua’s Circuit and Modular Adaptive Control of Chaos Using Single Measurement, Ganesh Maganti and Sahjendra N. Singh

Output Feedback Adaptive Variable Structure Control of a Smart Projectile Fin, Smitha Mani, Sahjendra N. Singh, and Woosoon Yim

Light-weight fuel cell-battery hybrid vehicle demonstration project, R. Mauldin, Yahia Baghzouz, and Robert F. Boehm

Preliminary Commissioning and Energy Audit of a UNLV Building, Samir Moujaes, Ken Teeters, Yahia Baghzouz, Richard A. Brickman, and Robert Madeja

Optimal Yaw Regulation and Trajectory Control of Biorobotic AUV Using Mechanical Fins Based on CFD Parameterization, Mukund Narasimhan, Haibo Dong, Rajat Mittal, and Sahjendra N. Singh

Adaptive Input-Output Feedback Linearizing Yaw Plane Control of BAUV Using Dorsal Fins, Mukund Narasimhan and Sahjendra N. Singh

Adaptive Optimal Control of an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle in Dive Plane Using Dorsal Fins, Mukund Narasimhan and Sahjendra N. Singh

Multilevel Synthesis of Finite State Machines Based on Symbolic Functional Decomposition Concept, Mariusz Rawski, Henry Selvaraj, Tadeusz Luba, and Piotr Szotkowski

Detecting Microcalcifications in Digital Mammograms Using Wavelet Domain Hidden Markov Tree Model, Emma Regentova, Lei Zhang, Jun Zheng, and G. Veni

Implementation of a Multi-band Pulsed-OFDM Transceiver, Ebrahim Saberinia, Kai-Chuan Chang, Gerald E. Sobelman, and Ahmed H. Tewfik

Functional Decomposition – the Value and Implication for Both Neural Networks and Digital Designing, Henry Selvaraj, Piotr Sapiecha, Mariusz Rawski, and Tadeusz Luba

Support Vector Machine Based Automatic Classification of Human Brain Using MR Image Features, Henry Selvaraj, D. Selvathi, S. Thamarai Selvi, and R. Ramkumar

Abnormality Detection in Brain MR Images Using Minimum Error Thresholding Method, D. Selvathi, S. Thamarai Selvi, and Henry Selvaraj


Least Squares Support Vector Machine Based Classification of Abnormalities in Brain MR Images, S. Thamarai Selvi, D. Selvathi, R. Ramkumar, and Henry Selvaraj

Model for Porous Alumina Template Formation: Constant Voltage Anodization, Pavan Singaraju, Rama Venkat, Raghunath Kanakala, and Biswajit Das

The Effects of OCR Error on the Extraction of Private Information, Kazem Taghva, Russell Beckley, and Jeffrey Coombs

Utilizing XML Schema for Describing and Querying Still Image Databases, Kazem Taghva, Min Xu, Emma Regentova, and Thomas Nartker


Feedback Control Design and Stability Analysis of One Dimensional Evacuation System, S. Wadoo and Pushkin Kachroo

Dual-homing Based Scalable Partial Multicast Protection, Jianping Wang, Mei Yang, B. Yang, and S. Q. Zheng

Scheduling and Partitioning Schemes for Low Power Designs Using Multiple Supply Voltages, Ling Wang, Yingtao Jiang, and Henry Selvaraj

Distance Distribution of nodes in Star Graphs, Ling Wang, Satishkumar Subramanian, Shahram Latifi, and Pradip K. Srimani

K-selector-based Dispatching Algorithm for Clos-network Switches, Mei Yang, Mayauna McCullough, Yingtao Jiang, and Jun Zheng

Code Optimization of Polynomial Approximation Functions on Clustered Instruction-level Parallelism Processors, Mei Yang, J. Wang, S. Q. Zheng, and Yingtao Jiang


Efficient Scheduling for SDMG CIOQ Switches, Mei Yang and S. Q. Zheng

A Multilayer Perceptron-based Medical Decision Support System for Heart Disease Diagnosis, Hongmei Yan, Yanan Jiang, Jun Zheng, Chenglin Peng, and Qinghui Li

An Automated Design Tool for Analog Layouts, Lihong Zhang, Ulrich Kleine, and Yingtao Jiang

Placement Algorithm in Analog-layout Designs, Lihong Zhang, Rabin Raut, Yingtao Jiang, and Ulrich Kleine

I-Poll: Improved Polling Scheme for Augmenting Voice Support in IEEE 802.11 PCF, Jun Zheng and Emma Regentova

Virtual Guard Channel for Handoff Calls in Integrated Voice/data Wireless networks, Jun Zheng, Yan Zhang, and Emma Regentova

Submissions from 2005

An Overview on Probabilistic Aspects of Harmonics in Power Systems, Yahia Baghzouz

Control of Unsteady Aeroelastic System Via State-Dependent Riccati Equation Method, Nilesh Bhoir and Sahjendra N. Singh


Establishing an Entertainment Engineering Curriculum, Robert F. Boehm, Joe Aldridge, and Brackley Frayer