• Computational thinking : the skill set of the 21st century 

    Mohaghegh, Dr Mahsa; McCauley, Michael (TechScience Publications, 2016-05)
    Computational thinking is a relatively new term, and is the topic of much discussion in the educational realm today. Research shows that computational thinking is a highly valuable skill that is becoming a topic of increasing ...
  • Performance analysis of some operating systems in wireless 802.11n networks 

    Kolahi, Samad; Li, Peng (University of Bahrain (Zallaq, Bahrain), 2016-01-30)
    In this paper, the performance of some operating systems (Windows 7, Windows XP, and Fedora 12) are evaluated over IEEE 802.11n WLAN (Wireless LAN), for TCP (Transmission Control Protocol) and UDP (User Datagram Protocol), ...
  • Analysis and prevention of account hijacking based incidents in cloud environment 

    Tirumala, Sreenivas Sremath; Sathu, Hira; Naidu, Vijay (2015-12)
    Cloud computing is a technological breakthrough in computing. It has affected each and every part of the information technology, from infrastructure to the software deployment, from programming to the application maintenance. ...
  • Phonated speech reconstruction using twin mapping models 

    Sharifzadeh, Hamid; HajiRassouliha, Amir; McLoughlin, Ian V.; Ardekani, Iman; Allen, Jacqueline E. (IEEE Communications Society, 2015-12)
    Computational speech reconstruction algorithms have the ultimate aim of returning natural sounding speech to aphonic and dysphonic individuals. These algorithms can also be used by unimpaired speakers for communicating ...
  • Comparative whisper vowel space for Singapore English and British English accents 

    Sharifzadeh, Hamid; Ardekani, Iman; McLoughlin, Ian V. (Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Association (APSIPA), 2015-12)
    Whispered speech, as a relatively common form of communications, has received little research effort in spite of its usefulness in everyday vocal communications. Apart from a few notable studies analysing the main whispered ...
  • Effect of channel impairments on radiometric fingerprinting 

    Rehman, Saeed; Sowerby, Kevin W.; Shafiq, Alam; Ardekani, Iman; Komosny, Dan (IEEE Communications Society, 2015-12)
    To increase network security and mitigate identity theft attacks, much of the research is focused on traditional bit-level algorithmic. In conventional wireless networks, security issues are primarily considered above the ...
  • Data mining driven computational analysis of stock markets, methods and strategies 

    Lai, Anthony; Phang, Shaoning; Holmes, Wayne (Academic Fora (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia), 2015-12)
    The stock market is a complex, dynamic and non-linear environment. The prediction of any future market reaction is further complicated by huge amounts of often unstructured financial data and uncertainty due to the effects ...
  • Neural network classification of pharmaceutical active ingredient from near infrared spectra 

    Yee, Nigel; Yan, Ashley (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-12)
    This paper presents results from a scoping study undertaken with the intention of demonstrating the applicability of reflectance Near-Infrared (NIR) spectroscopy in classification of pharmaceutical type based on active ...
  • Effects of software security on software development life cycle and related security issues 

    Mohaddes Deylami, Hanif; Ardekani, Iman; Muniyandi, Ravie Chandren; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Information Security (IJCIIS) (Victoria, Australia), 2015-12)
    Security is a significant issue in the software development life cycle, and may become much more problematic in the future. In the current state there is no simple solution to the software security issue. Moreover, software ...
  • Encryption, storage technology and security of data at rest 

    Alkorbi, Mohammed (2015-11)
    The term cryptography is defined as the encryption of sensitive information such as, data, image and others. The cryptographic techniques have changed over the years based on the developments of encryption software and ...
  • Capture the talent : secondary school education with cyber security competition 

    Mohaddes Deylami, Hanif; Mohaghegh, Dr Mahsa; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein; McCauley, Michael; Ardekani, Iman; Kingston, Tamsin (Academy & Industry Research Collaboration Center (AIRCC), 2015-11)
    Recent advances in computing have caused cyber security to become an increasingly critical issue that affects our everyday life. Both young and old in society are exposed to benefits and dangers that accompany technological ...
  • An intelligent student advising system using collaborative filtering 

    Ganeshan, Kathiravelu; Li, Xiaosong (Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), 2015-10)
    We propose a web based intelligent student advising system using collaborative filtering, a technique commonly used in recommendation systems assuming that users with similar characteristics and behaviors will have similar ...
  • Adaptive background modeling for land and water composition scenes 

    Zhao, Jing; Pang, Shaoning; Hartill, Bruce; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing (ICIAP), 2015-09)
    In the context of maritime boat ramps surveillance, this paper proposes an Adaptive Background Modeling method for Land and Water composition scenes (ABM-lw) to interpret the traffic of boats passing across boat ramps. We ...
  • Progress report on a proposed theory for software development 

    Kirk, Diana; MacDonell, Stephen G. (SCITEPRESS (Science and Technology Publications) Digital Library, 2015-07)
    There is growing acknowledgement within the software engineering community that a theory of software development is needed to integrate the myriad methodologies that are currently popular, some of which are based on opposing ...
  • Free and open source intrusion detection systems : a study 

    Tirumala, Sreenivas Sremath; Sathu, Hira; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (IEEE, 2015-07)
    Importance of cyber security cannot be denied in the current cyber environment. With continuous growth of internet, cyber security has become a necessity for both big and reputed organizations as well as small businesses ...
  • Ensemble based learning for decision making : current status and future prospects 

    Ali, Shahid; Tirumala, Sreenivas Sremath; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-07)
    In real world situations every model has some weaknesses and will make errors on training data. Given the fact that each model has certain limitations, the aim of ensemble learning is to supervise their strengths and ...
  • A fast and adaptive video-based method for eye blink rate estimation 

    Mohammadi, Gheis; Shanbehzadeh, Jamshid; Sarrafzadeh, Hossein (ACCENT Society (India), 2015-06-16)
    Eye blink rate (EBR) estimation is one of the informative cues and challengeable areas in eye-based systems that has a wide range of applications like the detecting a driver’s drowsiness, anxiety analysis, diseases detection ...
  • A process mining technique using pattern recognition 

    Liesaputra, Veronica; Yongchareon, Dr. Sira; Chaisiri, Sivadon (Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE), 2015-06)
    Several works have proposed process mining techniques to discover process models from event logs. With the existing works, mined models can be built based on analyzing the relationship between any two events seen in event ...
  • Mobile devices as support systems for health behaviour change 

    Nandigam, David; Baghaei, Nilufar; Liang, Haining (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-05)
    A Behaviour Change Support System (BCSS) is a socio-technical information system designed to form, alter, or reinforce attitudes, behaviours, or compliance to a regular patterns of activities, and they do so without the ...
  • Effect of quantization on competitive co-evolution algorithm - QCCEA versus CCEA 

    Tirumala, Sreenivas Sremath; Nandigam, David; Ali, Shahid; Li, Zuojin (International Institute of Engineers and Researchers (IIER), 2015-02-15)
    Quantum inspired Evolutionary Algorithm (QEA) which uses qubits has been the basis for the development of many Quantum Inspired algorithms. Di- verging from this, a new Quantum Inspired Competitive Co-evolution algorithm ...