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2020 Publications

Dr. Siavash Ahar

  • Ahrar, S., Li, D., Towles, J.D., and Venook, J.R., “Trace Matrix: A Framing Tool to Improve Communication and Debugging in Remote Instrumentation Lab Courses,” J. of Biomedical Eng. Ed., pp. 195-200, 2020.

Dr. Aftab Ahmed

  • Li, F., Medvedeva, X., Medvedev, J., Ahmed, A., and Klinkova, A., “On the Performance and Structural Stability of Cathodic Electrocatalysts with Complex Nanoscale Morphology,” vol. 1 (48), Nanoporous Materials 2, p. 2709, ECS Meeting Abstracts 2020.
  • Roshell L. and Ahmed, A., “Cuboid Arrays as Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy,” vol. 65 (1), APS March Meeting 2020.
  • Subbaramaiah, R., Al-Jufout, S.A., Ahmed, A., and Mozumdar, M., “Design of Vibration-Sourced Piezoelectric Harvester for Battery-Powered Smart Road Sensor Systems,” IEEE Sensors J., vol. 20 (23), pp. 13940-49, 2020.

Dr. Mehrdad Aliasgari

  • Balali, V., Fathi, S., and Aliasgari, M., “Vector Maps Mobile Application for Sustainable Eco-Driving Transportation Route Selection,” J. of Sustainability, 12(14), p. 5584, 2020. • Fu, B., Chao, J., Bittner, M., Zhang, W., and Aliasgari, M., “Improving Fitness Levels of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Preliminary Evaluation of Real-Time Interactive Heart Rate Visualization to Motivate Engagement in Physical Activity,” Int’l. Conf. on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, 2020.
  • Sami, M., Ibarra, M., Esparza, A., Al-Jufout, S., Aliasgari, M., and Mozumdar, M., “Intrusion Detection in Controller Area Network Bus of Vehicles using Deep Neural Networks,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Sayadi, H., Wang, H., Miari, T., Mohammadi Makrani, H., Aliasgari, M., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., "Recent Advancements in Microarchitectural Security: Review of Machine Learning Countermeasures," IEEE 63rd Int'l. Midwest Symp. Circuits and Syst. (MWSCAS), pp. 949-52, 2020.      

Dr. Shadnaz Asgari

  • Asgari, S., Penzenstadler, B., Monge, A., Richardson, D., "Computing to Change the World for the Better: A Research-Focused Workshop for Women," Research on Equity and Sustained Participation in Engineering, Computing, and Technology (RESPECT), vol. 1, pp. 1-4, 2020.
  • Robba, C., Asgari, S., Gupta, A., Badenes, R., Sekhon, M., Bequiri, E., Hutchinson, P.J., Pelosi, P., and Gupta, A., "Lung Injury Is a Predictor of Cerebral Hypoxia and Mortality in Traumatic Brain Injury," Frontiers in Neurology, vol. 11, p. 771, August 2020.
  • Fang, H., Olson, B.H., Asvapathanagul, P., Wang, T., Tsai, R., and Rosso, D., “Molecular Biomarkers and Influential Factors of Denitrification in a Full-scale Biological Nitrogen Removal Plant,” Microorganisms, 8(11), pp. 1-20, 2020.

Dr. Vahid Balali

  • Balali, V., Fathi, S., and Aliasgari, M., “Vector Maps Mobile Application for Sustainable Eco-Driving Transportation Route Selection,” J. Sustainability, 12(14), p. 5584, 2020. 
  • Balali, V., Zalavadia, A., and Heydarian, A., “Real-Time Interaction and Cost Estimating within Immersive Virtual Environments,” ASCE J. Construction Eng. and Management, 146(2), 04019098, 2020.
  • Mahanpoor, M., Monajjem, S., and Balali, V., “An Optimization Model for Synchronous Road Geometric and Pavement Enhancements,” Elsevier J. Traffic and Transportation Eng., In-Press. 
  • Moghaddam, K., Balali, V., Khalilikhah, M., and Ashouri Rad, A., “Identifying the Contributing Factors to the Severity of Animal-Vehicle Collisions,” Construction Research Cong. (CRC), pp. 819-826, Phoenix, AZ, 2020. 
  • Noghabaei, M., Heydarian, A., Balali, V., and Han, K., “A Survey Study to Understand Industry Vision for Virtual and Augmented Reality Applications in Design and Construction,” preprint, 2020.
  • Noghabaei, M., Heydarian, A., Balali, V., and Han, K., “Trend Analysis on Adoption of Virtual and Augmented Reality in the Architecture, Eng., and Construction Industry,” J. Data, 5(1), 26, 2020. 
  • Tavakoli, A., Heydarian, A., and Balali, V., “How Do Environmental Factors Affect Driver’s Gaze Direction and Head Movements? A Long-term Naturalistic Driving Study,” Transportation Research Board 99th Annual Meeting (TRB), 20-05274, Washington, D.C., 2020.

Dr. Ehsan Barjasteh

  • Moghtadernejad, S., Barjasteh, E., Johnson, Z., Stolpe, T., and Banuelos, J., “Effect of Thermo‐oxidative Aging on Surface Characteristics of Benzoxazine and Epoxy Copolymer,” J. App. Polymer Science, 2020.                                            

Dr. Jeremy Bonifacio

  • Rahai, H.R., Bonifacio, J., Begum, A., and Gada, K., “On Shedding Frequency and Aerodynamic Characteristics of a Rotating Wire-wrapped Cylinder,” SAE Technical Paper 2020-0028.
  • Rahai, H.R., Bonifacio, J., and Taherian, S., “System and Method for Reducing NOx Emissions of Cargo Handling Equipment (CHE),” Provisional patent application number 62/75,984, February 2020.  
  • Rahai, H. and Bonifacio, J., “ Reducing NOx Emissions of Cargo Handling Equipment (CHE) with Humid Air Systems,” MTI Project 1859 Final Report, February 2020.                     

 Dr. Andrea Calabrese

  • Calabrese, A., Gandelli, E., Quaglini, V., Strano, S., Terzo, M., and Tordela, C., “Monitoring of Hysteretic Friction Degradation of Curved Surface Sliders through a Nonlinear Constrained Estimator,” Eng. Structures, 226, p. 111371, 2020.
  • Calabrese, A., Losanno, D., Barjani, A., Spizzuoco, M. and Strano, S., “Effects of the Long-term Aging of Glass-fiber Reinforced Bearings (FRBs) on the Seismic Response of a Base-isolated Residential Building,” Eng. Structures, 221, p.110735, 2020.
  • Calabrese, A., Quaglini, V., Strano, S., Terzo, M., and Tordela, C., “Friction Coefficient Estimation in Sliding Isolators Through a Nonlinear Parametric Estimation Approach,” Int’l. Conf. IFToMM, Italy, pp. 871-878, Springer, September 2020. 
  • Calabrese, A., Quaglini, V., Strano, S., and Terzo, M., “Online Estimation of the Friction Coefficient in Sliding Isolators,” Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 27(3), p.e2459, 2020.
  • Calabrese, A., Spizzuoco, M., Losanno, D. and Barjani, A., “Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Wire Rope Devices in Base Isolation Systems,” Earthquakes and Structures, 18(3), pp.275-284, 2020.
  • Losanno, D., Calabrese, A., Madera-Sierra, I.E., Spizzuoco, M., Marulanda, J., Thomson, P., and Serino, G., “Recycled Versus Natural-Rubber Fiber-Reinforced Bearings for Base Isolation: Review of the Experimental Findings, J. Earthquake Eng., pp.1-20, 2020.
  • Losanno, D., Ravichandran, N., Parisi, F., Calabrese, A. and Serino, G., “Seismic Performance of a Low-cost Base Isolation System for Unreinforced Brick Masonry Buildings in Developing Countries,” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Eng., p.106501, 2020.
  • Tran, C., Calabrese, A., Vassiliou, M.F., and Galano, S., “A Simple Strategy to Tune the Lateral Response of Unbonded Fiber Reinforced Elastomeric Isolators (FREIs),” Eng. Structures, 222, p.111128, 2020.

 Dr. Eun Jung Chae

  • Johnson, N., and Chae, E.J., "2D Aerodynamic Analysis of a Badminton Shuttle for Re-entry Vehicle Applications," Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XIV, vol. 11376, pp. 15, April 2020.
  • Su, P., Mendoza, J., Nguyen, D., and Chae, E.J., "Aerodynamic Characteristics of the Continuous Twisting Trailing Edge," Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XIV, vol. 11376, pp. 17, April 2020.    

Dr. Shailesh Chandra

  • Chandra, S. and Kumar, V., “Crowdsourcing as a Social Interaction Tool to Stimulate Sustainable Transportation Mode Use,” The Open Transportation J., 14(1), 2020. 
  • Chandra, S. and Kumar, V., “A Percolation Theory-Based Street Network Connectivity Model for Feeder Transit Services,” World Review of Intermodal Transportation Research, Inderscience, 9(2), pp. 120-136, 2020.
  • Chandra, S., Kumari, M., and Naik, R.T., “Feeder Transit Service Efficiencies with Vehicle-to-Passenger (V2P) Communication,” Paper# 136, 2nd Int’l. Conf. on Computing Analytics and Networking (ICCAN 2019), 14-15 Dec., 2019, Bhubaneswar, India. 
  • Chandra, S. and Mazin, R., “Quantifying Rail Transit Investments with Appropriate Measures and Metrics,” World Review of Intermodal Transportation Research, 9(4), pp.313-333, 2020.   
  • Chandra, S., Naik, R.T. and Jimenez, J., “Crowdsourcing for Mode Shift: An Empirical Evidence of its Success among College Students,” Transportation Research Procedia, 48, pp. 1430-1434, 2020. 
  • Chandra, S., Naik, R.T., and Jimenez, J., “A Framework for Smart Freight Mobility with Crowdsourcing,” Transportation Research Procedia, 48, pp.494-502, 2020.   
  • Chandra, S., Naik, R.T., and Nguyen, A., “A New Freight Truck Resiliency Indicator with Connected Vehicle Technology,” Transportation Research Procedia, 48, pp.486-493, 2020.  
  • Chandra, S., Naik, R.T., Venkatesh, M. and Mudgal, A., “Accessibility Evaluations of the Proposed Road User Charge (RUC) Program in California,” Transport Policy, 2020.  
  • Chandra, S., and Nguyen, A., “Freight Truck Emissions Reductions with Connected Vehicle Technology: A Case Study with I-710 in California,” Case Studies on Transport Policy, 8(3), pp. 920-927, 2020.   
  • Mazin, R. and Chandra, S., “Quantification of Rail Transit Investments with Appropriate Measures and Metrics,” Paper# 20-03835, 99th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board, 12-16 Jan. 2020, Washington, D.C. 
  • Uribe, A., Chandra, S., Mazin, R., and Nguyen, H., “Assessment of Hazardous Pipeline Crossings for Freight Truck Routes in Los Angeles County,” Paper# 20-06134, 99th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board, 12-16 Jan. 2020, Washington, D.C. 
  • Uribe, A., Chandra, S., and Rahmani, M., “Investigating Critical Factors for Locations of Future Intercity Passenger Rail Maintenance,” Paper# 20-06136, 99th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board, 12-16 Jan. 2020, Washington, D.C

Dr. Emel Demircan

  • Demircan, E., “A Pilot Study on Locomotion Training Via Biomechanical Models and a Wearable Haptic Feedback System,” Robomech, vol. 7, pp. 1-13, 2020.
  • Demircan, E., Recinos, E., Khoo, I., Teng, S., and Wu, W., “Understanding Human Perception of Vibrotactile Feedback in Walking and Running Tasks,” Adv. Sci. Technol. Eng. Syst., 5(2): pp. 537-44, 2020.
  • Demircan, E., Yung, S., Matt, C., Jon, B., Brian, N., and Javier, R., “Operational Space Analysis of Human Muscular Effort in Robot Assisted Reaching Tasks,” Robotics and Autonomous Systems, p. 125, February 2020.
  • Recinos, E., Abella, J., Riyaz, S., and Demircan, E., “Real-Time Vertical Ground Reaction Force Estimation in a Unified Simulation Framework Using Inertial Measurement Unit Sensors,” Robotics 9(4), pp. 88, 2020.
  • Yoshikawa, T., Losing, V., and Demircan E., “Machine Learning for Human Movement Understanding,” Advanced Robotics, 34(13), 2020.

Dr. Bo Fu     

  • Fu, B., Chao, J., Bittner, M., Zhang, W., Aliasgari, M., “Improving Fitness Levels of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Preliminary Evaluation of Real-Time Interactive Heart Rate Visualization to Motivate Engagement in Physical Activity,” Int’l. Conf. on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, 2020.
  • Fu, B., Steichen, B., and McBride, A., “Tumbling to Succeed: A Predictive Analysis of User Success in Interactive Ontology Visualization,” Proc. 10th Int’l. Conf. on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS 2020), pp. 78-87.
  • Khakurel, J., Porras, J., Melkas, H., and Fu, B., “A Comprehensive Framework of Usability Issues Related to the Wearable Devices,” Convergence of ICT and Smart Devices for Emerging Applications, Springer, pp. 21-66, 2020.
  • Pan, J.Z., Tamma, V., d’Amato, C., Janowicz, K., Fu, B., Polleres, A., Seneviratne, O., and Kagal, L. (eds.), Proc. 19th Int’l. Semantic Web Conf., Athens, Greece, Nov. 2-6, 2020.
  • Steichen, B., Fu, B., and Nguyen, T., “Inferring Cognitive Style from Eye Gaze Behavior During Information Visualization Usage,” Proc. 28th ACM Conf. on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization, (ACM UMAP 2020), pp. 348-352.
  • Steichen, B. and Fu, B., “Cognitive Style and Information Visualization - Modeling Users Through Eye Gaze Data,” Frontiers in Computer Science, 2020.                                                                   

Dr. Ava Hedayatipour

  • Farajiparvar, P., Hoseinzadeh, N., Han, L. D., and Hedayatipour, A., “Deep Learning Techniques for Traffic Speed Forecasting with Side Information,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Hedayatipour, A., and Mcfarlane, N., “Wearables for the Next Pandemic,” IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 184457-74, 2020.                                          

Dr. Jin Gi Hong                                          

  • ​Park, T.-W., Hong, .G., Park, D.-S., "Intra‐seasonal Characteristics of Wintertime Extreme Cold Events over South Korea," Int'l. J. Climatology, vol. 40, issue 5, pp. 2639-58, April 2020.                              

Dr. Laurie Huning

  • Huning, L.S., and AghaKouchak, A., “Global Snow Drought Hot Spots and Characteristics,” Proc. Nat’l. Academy of Sciences, 117(33), pp. 19753-59, 2020.
  • Huning, L.S., and AghaKouchak, A., “Approaching 80 Years of Snow Water Equivalent Information by Merging Different Data Streams,” Scientific Data, 7, 333, 2020.
  • Ward, P. J., … Huning, L.S., et al., “The Need to Integrate Flood and Drought Disaster Risk Reduction Strategies,” Water Security, 11, 100070, 2020.                                 

Dr. Larry Jang

  • Chang, Y.-I., Wu, L.-C., Wu, C.-C., and Jang, L.K., "Computer Simulation of an Ammonia-Water Absorption Cycle for Refrigeration: Using a Distillation Tower to Replace the Generator," Energy and Power Eng., vol. 12, issue 6, p. 237, June 2020.

Dr. Joseph Kalman

  • Horiuchi, K., Palacios, E., and Kalman, J., “Combustion of Boron Carbide-Metal Oxide Mixtures,” JANNAF Combustion Subcommittee Meeting, Newport News, VA, Dec. 7-11, 2020 (virtual).
  • Huynh, A., and Kalman, J., “Computational Study of Ethane-Heated Air Counterflow Diffusion Flames,” JANNAF Combustion Subcommittee Meeting, Newport News, VA, Dec. 7-11, 2020 (virtual).
  • Ramirez, D. and Kalman, J. “Influence of HTPB Variants on the Wettability of Ammonium Perchlorate,” presented at AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, 0425, Orlando, FL, Jan. 6, 2020.
  • Shancita, I., Miller, K.K., Silverstein, P.D., Kalman, J., and Pantoya, M. L., “Synthesis of Metal Iodates from an Energetic Salt,” RSC Advances, 10 (24), 14403-09, 2020.

Dr. I-Hung Khoo

  • ​Demircan, E., Recinos, E., Khoo, I.-H., Teng, S., and Wu, W., “Understanding Human Perception of Vibrotactile Feedback in Walking and Running Tasks,” Adv. Sci. Technol. Eng. Syst., 5(2): pp. 537-44, 2020.
  • Napasindayao, D.G., Marayong, P., Khoo, I.-H., and Krishnan, V., “Development of Hand Torque Assessment Device with Adjustable Angle of Attack, Know Size and Resistance,” Nat’l. Conf. on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), 2020.        

Dr. Joseph Kim                                

  • ​Kim, J.J., “Change Order Impacts on Cost and Schedule Growth by Building Project Types,” Proc. 2020 US-Korea Conf. on Science, Technology, and Entrepreneurship, Dec. 14-17, 2020, p. 184.
  • Kim, J.J., Dominguez, S., and Diaz, L., “Freight Demand Model for Southern California Freeways with Owner-Operator Truck Drivers.” 2020 SACNAS – The National Diversity in STEM Conf., Oct. 19-24, 2020.  
  • Kim, J.J., Miller, J.A., and Kim, S., “Cost Impacts of Change Orders by Unforeseen Existing Conditions for Building Renovation Projects,” J. Construction Eng. and Management, vol. 146, no. 8, 04020094, 2020.  
  • Lim, J., and Kim, J.J., “Dynamic Optimization Model for Estimating In-situ Production Quantity of PC Member to Minimize Environmental Loads,” Sustainability, 12(19), 8202, 2020.
  • Lim, J., Kim, S., and Kim, J.J. “Dynamic Simulation Model for Estimating In-situ Production Quantity of PC Members,” Int'l. J. Civil Eng., 18, pp. 935-50, 2020.
  • Palikhe, S., Kim, S., and Kim, J.J., “Evaluating Pre-cast Concrete Column Tilt-up Methods to Examine the Erection Stability,” Structures and Buildings 173(1): pp. 63, 2020.            
  • ​Davydov, A., Sergeev, V., Kwon, S., Zhang, Y., and Sengupta, A., “Control Signaling for Demodulation Reference Signal Antenna Port Indication,” patent, EP3602814A1, Feb. 5, 2020. 
  • Doan, S., Kwon, S., and Yeh, H.-G., “Achievable Capacity of Multipolarization MIMO with the Practical Polarization-Agile Antennas,” IEEE Systems J., June 2020.
  • Gutierrez, L., An, S., Kwon, S., and Yeh, H.-G., “Novel Approach of Spatial Modulation: Polarization-Aware OFDM Subcarrier Allocation,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020. (Best Paper Award).
  • Krishnamoorthi, S., Macwan, A., Oh, P., and Kwon, S., “Interference-aware Multi-user, Multi-polarization Superposition Beamforming (MPS-Beamforming),” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Oh, P., and Kwon, S., Multi-polarization Superposition Beamforming with XPD-aware Transmit Power Allocation,” Proc. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf. (VTC), October 2020.
  • Rivera, I., and Kwon, S., “5G Satellite-Cellular Coexistence: SER Analysis toward Coordinated Adaptive Modulation,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Tehrani, A., Yeh, H.-G. and Kwon, S., “BER Performance of Space-Time Parallel ICI Cancellation of OFDM in MIMO Power Line Communications,” IEEE Systems J., February 2020.
  • Wang, G., Zhang, Y., Li, Q., Davydov, A., and Kwon, S., “Method and Apparatus for Interference Measurement Using Beam Management Reference Signal,” patent, US20200021337A1, Jan. 6, 2020.
  • Wang, G., Zhang, Y., Li, Q., Davydov, A., and Kwon, S., “Method for Interference Measurement in New Radio (NR) Communication Systems,” patent, US20200067614A1, Feb. 27, 2020.                               

Dr. Roger Lo

  • George, D., Garcia, A., Pham, Q., Ramos Perez, M., Deng, J., Trang Nguyen, M., Zhou, T.,  Martinez-Chapa, S.O., Won, Y., Liu, C., Lo, R.C., Ragan, R., and Madou, M., "Fabrication of Patterned Graphitized Carbon Wires Using Low Voltage Near-field Electrospinning, Pyrolysis, Electrodeposition, and Chemical Vapor Deposition," Microsystems & Nanoengineering, 6:7, 2020.

Dr. Ehsan Madadi

  • Morales-Hernández, M., Sharif, M.B., Gangrade, S., Dullo, T. T., Kao, S.-C., Kalyanapu, A., Ghafoor, S. K. , Evans, K. J., Madadi-Kandjani, E., Hodges, B.R., “High-performance Computing in Water Resources Hydrodynamics,” J. Hydroinformatics, 22 (5), pp. 1217-1235, 2020.

Dr. Panadda Marayong

  • Marayong, P., Shankar, P., Wei, J., Nguyen, H., Strybel, T., and Battiste, V. “Urban Air Mobility System Testbed Using CAVE Virtual Reality Environment,” IEEE Aerospace Conf., 2020.
  • Martinez, M., Shankar, P., Marayong, P., and Krishnan, V., “A Virtual Physical Therapy Lab to Simulate a Balance Perturbation Assessment Setup,” Int’l. Mechanical Eng. Cong. and Exposition (IMECE), 2020.
  • Napasindayao, D. G., Marayong, P., Khoo, I.-H., and Krishnan, V., “Development of Hand Torque Assessment Device with Adjustable Angle of Attack, Know Size and Resistance,” Nat’l. Conf. on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), 2020. 

Dr. Sara Moghtadernejad    

  • Escotet, S., Scicolone, J., Moghtadernejad, S., et al, Improving Feedability of Highly Adhesive Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients by Silication,” J. Pharmaceutical Innovation, 2020.
  • Jadidi, M., Moghtadernejad, S., and Hanson, J., “Numerical Study of the Effects of Twin-fluid Atomization on the Suspension Plasma Spraying Process,” Fluids, vol. 5, issue 4, 2020.
  • Moghtadernejad, S., Barjasteh, E., Johnson, Z., Stolpe, T., and Banuelos, J., “Effect of Thermo‐oxidative Aging on Surface Characteristics of Benzoxazine and Epoxy Copolymer,” J. App. Polymer Science, 2020.
  • Moghtadernejad, S., Lee, C., and Jadidi, M., “An Introduction of Droplet Impact Dynamics to Eng. Students,” Fluids, vol. 5, issue 3, 2020.                                                  

Dr. Ju Cheol Moon

  • Moon, J., Le, N., Minaya, N., and Choi, S., “Multimodal Few-Shot Learning for Gait Recognition,” Applied Sciences, 10(21), pp. 7619, 2020.
  • Moon, J., Minaya, N., Le, N., Park, H., and Choi, S., “Can Ensemble Deep Learning Identify People by Their Gait using Data Collected from Multi-modal Sensors in Their Insole?” Sensors, 20(14), p. 4001, 2020.
  • Suh, G.Y. and Moon, J., “Aortic Endograft Modeling Using Computed Tomography and Machine Learning,” Abstract/Poster, Bio Medical Eng. 2020.

Dr. Oscar Morales-Ponce

  • Castorena, M., Doan, N., Gillmore, B., Lahn, J., Lorenzen, J., and Morales Ponce, O., “Overweight Object Transportation with a Set of Collaborative Robots,” DCOSS 2020, pp. 320-27, 2020.
  • Coleman, J., Kranakis, E., Morales Ponce, O., Opatrny, J., Urrutia, J., and Vogtenhuber, B., “Minimizing the Maximum Distance Traveled to Form Patterns with Systems of Mobile Robots,” Canadian Computational Geometry Conf., 2020.
  • Czyzowicz, J., Killick, J., Kranakis, E., Krizanc, D., Morales Ponce, O., “Gathering in the Plane of Location-aware Robots in the Presence of Spies,” Theoretical Computer Science, 836: pp. 94-109, 2020.
  • Hema Balaji, N., Kilaru, J., Morales Ponce, O., “Synchronous Robotic Framework,” pp. 333-37, 2020.
  • Morales Ponce, O., “Optimal Patrolling of High Priority Segments while Visiting the Unit Interval with a Set of Mobile Robots,” pp. 10:1-10:10, 2020

Dr. Mohammad Mozumdar

  • Ameri, A., Mozumdar, M., Chwa, J., Madhika, P., and Wan, F., “Automatic Optimal Synthesis of Aircraft Electric Power Distribution System,” Int’l. J. Computing and Digital Syst., 9 (03), 2020.
  • Hasan, H., Mozumdar, M., Al-Jufout, S., “Using 0.6 kV/1 kV Low Voltage in Distribution Systems for the Reduction of the Technical and Non-Technical Energy Losses,” 11th Int’l. Renewable Energy Cong., IREC 2020.
  • Sami, M., Ibarra, M., Esparza, A., Al-Jufout, S., Aliasgari, M., and Mozumdar, M., “Intrusion Detection in Controller Area Network Bus of Vehicles using Deep Neural Networks,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Subbaramaiah, R., Al-Jufout, S., Ahmed, A., Mozumdar, M., “Design of Vibration-Sourced Piezoelectric Harvester for Battery-Powered Smart Road Sensor Systems,” IEEE Sensors J., 2020.
  • Uddin, S., Imam, T., Mozumdar, M., “Research Interdisciplinarity: STEM versus Non-STEM,” Springer Scientometrics, pp. 1-16, 2020.
  • ​Rahai, H.R., Bonifacio, J., Begum, A., and Gada, K., “On Shedding Frequency and Aerodynamic Characteristics of a Rotating Wire-wrapped Cylinder,” SAE Technical Paper 2020-0028. 
  • Rahai, H.R., Bonifacio, J., and Taherian, S., “System and Method for Reducing NOx Emissions of Cargo Handling Equipment (CHE),” Provisional patent application number 62/75,984, February 2020. 
  • Rahai, H.R., Sahni, R.S., and Gada, K., “Improved Airfoil,” Provisional patent application number 63093048, October 2020. 
  • Sahni, R.S., and Rahai, H.R., “Modified Airfoil for Horizontal-axis Wind Turbine and Aircraft,” Patent application USSN 16/811,984, March 2020. 
  • Rahai, H. and Bonifacio, J., “ Reducing NOx Emissions of Cargo Handling Equipment (CHE) with Humid Air Systems,” MTI Project 1859 Final Report, February 2020

Dr. Amin Rezaei

  • Rezaei, A., Shen, Y., and Zhou, H., “Rescuing Logic Encryption in Post-SAT Era by Locking and Obfuscation,” Proc. 23rd Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conf. & Exhibition (DATE), pp. 13-18, France, 2020.
  • Kong, S., Li, Y., Wang, J., Rezaei, A., and Zhou, H., “KNN-enhanced Deep Learning Against Noisy Labels,” arXiv preprint arXiv:2012.04224, 2020.                                        

 Dr. Shadi Saadeh

  • Rajib, A., Saadeh, S., Katawal, P., Mobasher, B., Fini, E.H., "Enhancing Biomass Value Chain by Utilizing Biochar as A Free Radical Scavenger to Delay Ultraviolet Aging of Bituminous Composites Used in Outdoor Construction," Resources, Conservation and Recycling, November 2020.
  • Saadeh, S., Al-Zubi, Y., Mahmoud, E., Renteria, D., and Mohammad, L., "Sensitivity Analysis of Semi-Circular Bending Test using Plackett–Burman Matrix," Transportation Research Record, vol. 2674, issue 2, pp. 302-312, 2020.
  • Saadeh, S., Al-Zubi, Y., and Zaatarah, B., "Performance Testing of Hot Mix Asphalt Containing Biochar" Mineta Transportation Institute Publications, 2020. 

Dr. Hossein Sayadi

  • ​Makrani, H., Hassan, R., Sayadi, H., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “Adversarial Machine Learning in Cloud,” 45th Gov’t. Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conf. (GOMACTech’20), March 2020.
  • Manoj, S., Guo, X., Sayadi, H., Nowzari, C., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., Zhao, L., and Homayoun, H., “Cognitive and Scalable Technique for Securing IoT Networks Against Malware Epidemics,” IEEE Access J., 2020.
  • Sayadi, H., Gao, Y., Makrani, H., Mohsenin, T., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., Lin, J., and Homayoun, H., “StealthMiner: Specialized Time Series Machine Learning for Run-Time Stealthy Malware Detection based on Microarchitectural Features,” Proc. Great Lakes Symp. on VLSI (GLSVLSI’20), 2020.
  • Sayadi, H., Gao, Y., Makrani, H., Sasan, A., Lin, J., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “Towards Run-Time Hardware-Assisted Stealthy Malware Detection,” 45th Gov’t. Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conf. (GOMACTech’20), March 2020. 
  • Sayadi, H., Wang, H., Miari, T., Makrani, H., Aliasgari, M., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “Recent Advancements in Microarchitectural Security: Review of Machine Learning Countermeasures,” Proc. 63rd IEEE Int’l. Midwest Symp. on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS’20), 2020.
  • Wang, H., Sayadi, H., Mohsenin, T., Zhao, L., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “Mitigating Cache-Based Side Channel Attacks through Randomization: A Comprehensive System and Architecture Level Analysis,” Proc. IEEE Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conf. & Exhibition (DATE’20), Grenoble, France, 2020. 
  • Wang, H., Sayadi, H., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “Comprehensive Evaluation of Machine Learning Countermeasures for Detecting Microarchitectural Side-Channel Attacks,” Proc. Great Lakes Symp. on VLSI (GLSVLSI’20), 2020.
  • Wang, H., Sayadi, H., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “DREAL: Detecting Side-Channel Attacks at Real-time using Low-level Hardware Features,” 45th Gov’t. Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conf. (GOMACTech’20), March 2020.
  • Wang, H., Sayadi, H., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “HybriDG: Hybrid Dynamic Time Warping and Gaussian Distribution Model for Detecting Emerging Zero-day Microarchitectural Side-Channel Attacks,” Proc. 19th IEEE Int’l. Conf. on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA’20), 2020.
  • Wang, H., Sayadi, H., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “Hybrid-Shield: Accurate and Efficient Cross-Layer Countermeasure for Run-Time Detection and Mitigation of Cache-Based Side-Channel Attacks,” Proc. 39th IEEE/ACM Int’l. Conf. Computer Aided Design (ICCAD’20), 2020.
  • Wang, H., Sayadi, H., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “Phased-Guard: Multi-Phase Machine Learning Framework for Detection and Identification of Zero-Day Microarchitectural Side-Channel Attacks,” Proc. 38th IEEE Int’l. Conf. on Computer Design (ICCD’20), 2020.
  • Wang, H., Sayadi, H., Sasan, A., Rafatirad, S., and Homayoun, H., “SCARF: Detecting Side-Channel Attacks at Real-time using Low-level Hardware Features,” Proc. of IEEE Int’l. Symp. on On-Line Testing and Robust System Design (IOLTS’20), 2020.                 

Dr. Praveen Shankar

  • ​Marayong, P., Shankar, P., Wei, J., Nguyen, H., Strybel, T., and Battiste, V. “Urban Air Mobility System Testbed Using CAVE Virtual Reality Environment,” IEEE Aerospace Conf., 2020.
  • Martinez, M., Shankar, P., Marayong, P., and Krishnan, V., “A Virtual Physical Therapy Lab to Simulate a Balance Perturbation Assessment Setup,” Int’l. Mechanical Eng. Cong. and Exposition (IMECE), 2020.    
  • Sodagari, S., “Covert Communications Against an Adversary with Low-SNR Sensing Capability in Nakagami Fading,” IEEE Sensors Letters, vol. 4, no. 5, pp.1-4, May 2020.                     

Dr. Ga-young Kelly Suh

  • ​Blair, J., Sanchez, N., Lee, S.H., Suh, G.Y., “Computational Modeling of Patient-Specific Aorta After Aortic Valve Replacement,” Annual Biomedical Research Conf. for Minority Students, November 2020.
  • Bondesson, J., Suh, G.Y., Lundh, T., Dake, M.D., Lee, J.T., and Cheng, C.P., “Influence of Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair on True Lumen Helical Morphology for Stanford Type B Dissections,” Western Vascular Society, September 2020.
  • Bondesson, J., Suh, G.Y., Lundh, T., Dake, M.D., Lee, J.T., and Cheng, C.P., “Quantification of True Lumen Helical Morphology and Chirality in Type B Aortic Dissections,” American J. Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 2020
  • Cheng, C.P., Dua, A., Suh, G.Y., Shah, R.P., and Black, S., “The Biomechanical Impact of Hip Movement on Iliofemoral Venous Anatomy and Stenting for Deep Venous Thrombosis,” J. Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders,” 8(6): pp. 953-60, 2020.
  • Frohlich, M.M., Suh. G.Y., Bondesson, J., Lee, J.T., Dake, M.D., Leinweber, M., Cheng, C.P., “Thoracic Aortic Geometry Correlates with Endograft Bird-beaking Severity,” J. Vascular Surgery, 2020.
  • Suh, G.Y., and Moon J., “Aortic Endograft Modeling Using Computed Tomography and Machine Learning,” Biomedical Eng. Society, October 2020.
  • Tran, K., Suh, G.Y., Haulon, S., Cheng, C.P., “Respiratory-Induced Changes in Reno-Visceral Branch Vessel Morphology Following Fenestrated Thoraco-abdominal Aneurysm Repair with a Flexible Balloon Expandable Covered Stent,” Western Vascular Society, September 2020.
  • Tran K., Suh, G.Y., Mougin, J., Haulon S., and Cheng, C.P., “Respiratory-Induced Changes in Reno-Visceral Branch Vessel Morphology Following Fenestrated Thoraco-abdominal Aneurysm Repair with the BeGraft Balloon Expandable Covered Stent,” accepted, J. Vascular Surgery, December 2020.
  • Rahai, H.R., Bonifacio, J., and Taherian, S., “System and Method for Reducing NOx Emissions of Cargo Handling Equipment (CHE),” Provisional patent application number 62/75,984, February 2020. 

Dr. Vesna Terzic

  • Arboleda-Molsave, L.G., Mercado, J.A., Terzic, V., Mackie, K., “Soil–Structure Interaction Effects on Seismic Performance and Earthquake-Induced Losses in Tall Buildings,” J. Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Eng., vol. 146(5), 2020.
  • Mercado, J.A., Arboleda-Molsave, L.G., Mackie, K., and Terzic, V. “Evaluation of Substructure and Direct Modeling Approaches in the Seismic Response of Tall Buildings,” ASCE Geo-Cong. 2020, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Terzic, V., and Baei, M., “Optimization of Dampers in Viscously Damped Moment Frames Utilizing MOPSO,” 17th World Conf. on Earthquake Eng., Japan, 2020.
  • Terzic, V., and Kolozvari, K., “Evaluation of Post-Earthquake Functional Recovery for a 42-Story Building Located in Los Angeles,” Los Angeles Tall Buildings Structural Design Council Annual Conf., Los Angeles, 2020.
  • Terzic, V., Gillengerten, J., Saldana, D., Kumavat, N., Villanueva, P.K., Chrupalo, T., Bonneville D.R., Hortacsu, A. “FEMA P-58: Performance Estimation Toll as a Design Aid,” 17th World Conf. on Earthquake Eng., Japan, 2020.

Dr. Jelena Trajkovic

  • Liu, Y., Trajkovic, J., Yeh, H.-G., and Zhang, W., “Machine Learning for Predicting Stock Market Movement using News Headlines,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.

Dr. Daniel Whisler

  • Consarnau, R., Nguyen, T., and Whisler, D., "Impact Dynamic Behavior of Soft Composites at Low Temperatures," American Society for Composites Conf., September 2020.
  • Song, Z., Hou, L., Whisler, D., and Gao, G., "Mesoscopic Numerical Investigation of Dynamic Mechanical Properties of Ice with Entrapped Air Bubbles Based on a Stochastic Sparse Distribution Mechanism," Composite Structures, March 2020.

Dr. Xiaolong Wu

  • Bhogaram, P., Wu, X., He, M., Okenwa, O., and Zhou, L., “Optimal and Critical Path Analysis of State Transportation Network Using Neo4j,” Proc. Int’l. Conf. on Urban Freight Transportation and Distribution (ICUFTD 2020), pp. 1266-71, 2020.
  • Ali, I.M., Lee C.J., Yeh, H.-G., Karan, S., Yang, Y., Zhang, W., Meese, E., and Lowe, C.G., “Improvement of Classification of Shark Behaviors using K-Nearest Neighbors,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Yang, Y., dela Rosa, L., Yuet, T., and Chow, M., “Non-convex Chance-constrained Optimization for Blending Recipe Design under Uncertainties,” Computers & Chemical Eng., vol. 139, 106868, 2020. 
  • Yang, Y., dela Rosa, L., Yuet, T., and Chow, M., “Design an Optimal Blending Recipe via Scenario-based Chance-constrained Optimization,” American Control Conf. (ACC), 2020, Denver, CO. 
  • Yang, Y., Yeh, H.-G., Zhang, W., Lee, C.J., Meese, E., and Lowe, C.G., “Feature Extraction, Selection and K-Nearest Neighbors Algorithm for Shark Behavior Classification Based on Imbalanced Dataset,” IEEE Sensors J., pp. 1-10, November 2020.
  • Yang, Y., Yeh, H.-G., and Tran, K., “Cooperative Volt-Ampere Reactive Control for a PV-enabled Distribution Network with Abnormally High Power Loads,” Early Access, IEEE Systems J., pp. 1-10, October 2020.

Dr. Parviz Yavari

  • Abdi, F., Yavari, P., Harik, V., and Godines C., "Material Allowable Generation and Additive Manufacturing Process Parameters Effect on Porosity," Coatings 10(7):625, June 2020. 
  • Yavari, P. "Curved Resectoscope for Blind areas of Bladder," Awarded 2020, US20190150971. 
  • Ali, I.M., Lee C.J., Yeh, H.-G., Karan, S., Yang, Y., Zhang, W., Meese, E., and Lowe, C.G., “Improvement of Classification of Shark Behaviors using K-Nearest Neighbors,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Doan, S., Kwon, S., and Yeh, H.-G., “Achievable Capacity of Multipolarization MIMO with the Practical Polarization-Agile Antennas,” IEEE Systems J., June 2020.
  • Gutierrez, L., An, S., Kwon, S., and Yeh, H.-G., “Novel Approach of Spatial Modulation: Polarization-Aware OFDM Subcarrier Allocation,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020 (Best Paper Award).
  • Karan, S., and Yeh, H.-G. “Fault Classification in Microgrids using Deep Learning,” in Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), pp. 1-7, November 2020.
  • Liu, Y., Trajkovic, J., Yeh, H.-G., and Zhang, W., “Machine Learning for Predicting Stock Market Movement using News Headlines,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Lu, X., Yeh, H.-G., and Chang, D., “Optimal Scattering Devices Location for Multi-User MIMO Beamforming,” Proc. IEEE Intl. Systems Conf., pp. 1-6, August 2020.
  • Sim, S., So, W., and Yeh, H.-G., “A Revisit to HIF Detection in the 12 kV RDCs Using Statistical Methodology and Symlets,” in Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), pp. 1-7, November 2020.
  • Tehrani, A., Yeh, H.-G. and Kwon, S., “BER Performance of Space-Time Parallel ICI Cancellation of OFDM in MIMO Power Line Communications,” IEEE Systems J., February 2020.
  • Yang, Y., Yeh, H.-G., Zhang, W., Lee, C.J., Meese, E., and Lowe, C.G., “Feature Extraction, Selection and K-Nearest Neighbors Algorithm for Shark Behavior Classification Based on Imbalanced Dataset,” IEEE Sensors J., pp. 1-10, November 2020.
  • Yang, Y., Yeh, H.-G., and Tran, K., “Cooperative Volt-Ampere Reactive Control for a PV-enabled Distribution Network with Abnormally High Power Loads,” Early Access, IEEE Systems J., pp. 1-10, October 2020.​       

Dr. Wenlu Zhang                                                                                                                             

  • Fu, B., Chao, J., Bittner, M., Zhang, W., Aliasgari, M., “Improving Fitness Levels of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Preliminary Evaluation of Real-Time Interactive Heart Rate Visualization to Motivate Engagement in Physical Activity,” Intl. Conf. on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, 2020.
  • Campos, A., Aboshehwa, F., Li, L., and Zhang, W., “Deep Convolutional Neural Networks for Road Extractions,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Liu, Y., Trajkovic, J., Yeh, H.-G., and Zhang, W., “Machine Learning for Predicting Stock Market Movement using News Headlines,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Ali, I.M., Lee C.J., Yeh, H.-G., Karan, S., Yang, Y., Zhang, W., Meese, E., and Lowe, C.G., “Improvement of Classification of Shark Behaviors using K-Nearest Neighbors,” Proc. IEEE Green Energy & Smart Syst. Conf. (IGESSC), November 2020.
  • Yang, Y., Yeh, H.-G., Zhang, W., Lee, C.J., Meese, E., and Lowe, C.G., “Feature Extraction, Selection and K-Nearest Neighbors Algorithm for Shark Behavior Classification Based on Imbalanced Dataset,” IEEE Sensors J., 2020.