Selected Publications

B. Gajderowicz and **A. Sadeghian, "Ontology Granulation Through Inductive Decision Trees,"** Accepted, USRW 2009.

H. Rahnama, **A. Sadeghian**, A. Ferworn, and X. Aubry, **"A Context-Aware Development Framework for Building Self-Adaptive Mobile Software for Public Transport Systems,"** in Proc. of the 2009 16th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems, Sept. 2009.

A. Akbarzadeh, and **A. Sadeghian**, **"A Knowledge Based Decision Support Architecture for Designing Brushless DC Motors,"** Accepted, IEEE ETFA 2009.

H. Pham, G. H. Mahmoud, A. Ferworn and **A. Sadeghian**,** "Intelligent agent control using simple logic-based hierarchical planning," **Accepted, SoSE 2009.

B. Gajderowicz, **A. Sadeghian**, and M. Santos, **"Expectation Maximization Enhancement with Evolution Strategy for Stochastic Ontology Mapping,"** Accepted, GECCO 2009.

V. Akbarzadeh, **A. Sadeghian**, and M. Santos, **"Inducing Relational Fuzzy Classification Rules by means of Cooperative Coevolution,"** in Foundations of Computational Intelligence, vol 4: Bio-Inspired Data Mining Theoretical Foundations and Applications, Studies in Computational Intelligence, Chapter 6. Springer Verlag, Germany, 2009.

**A. Sadeghian**, Z. Ye and B. Wu, **"Online Detection of Broken Rotor Bars in Induction Motors by Wavelet Packet Decomposition and Neural Networks,"** IEEE Trans. Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 58, no. 7, pp. 2253-2263, Jul. 2009.

I. Woungang, G. Ma, M. K. Denko, **A. Sadeghian**, S. Misra and A. Ferworn, **"Survivability in Existing ATM-Based Mesh Networks"**, Proceedings of IEEE 23rd International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-09), Bradford, UK, May 26-29, 2009.

N. Shafiei, H. getu, **A. Sadeghian**, and M. Papini, **"Computer simulation of developing abrasive jet machined profiles including particle interference,"** Journal of Materials Processing Technology, vol. 209, no. 9, pp. 4366-4378, May 2009.

W. Melek, and **A. Sadeghian**,**"A Theoretic Framework for Intelligent Expert Systems in Medical Encounter Evaluation,"** Expert System, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 82-99, 2009.

K. V. Namjoshi, **A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"An analytical estimation of dependence of copper loss in high frequency transformers on winding cross section,"** in Proc. of the 53rd Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conf, 2008.

V. Akbarzadeh, M. Davoudpour, and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Neural Network Modeling of Magnetic Hysteresis,"** in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA), pp. 1267-1270, 2008.

T. Schmidt, H. Rahnama and **A. Sadeghian**, **"A Review of Applications of Artificial Neural Networks in Cryptosystems,"** in Proc. of the International Symposium on Soft Computing for Industry (ISSCI 2008).

M. Talbot, M. Arvandi, and **A. Sadeghian**, **"A Neural Network-Based Surface Roughness Discrimination Algorithm,"** in Proc. of the International Symposium on Intelligent Automation and Control (ISIAC 2008).

M. Arvandi, S. Wu, and **A. Sadeghian**, **"On the Use of Recurrent Neural Networks to Design Symmetric Ciphers,"** IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 42-53, May 2008.

K. V. Namjoshi, J. D. Lavers, and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Tangential Magnetic Field at the Surface of Pot core Transformers,"** American Journal of Physics, vol. 103, no. 7, April 2008.

N. Papanicolau, J. Lee, B. Banihashemi, B. Debeljevic, S. Ranieri, M. Azrif, R. Karshafian, A. Giles, M. C. Kolios, **A. Sadeghian**, and G. J. Czarnota, **"Novel Low-Frequency Ultrasound Detection of Apoptosis in vitro and in vivo,"** Accepted, Ultrasonic Imaging and Tissue Characterization Symposium, UITC 2008.

V. Akbarzadeh, **A. Sadeghian, ** and M.V. dos Santos,**"Derivation Of Relational Fuzzy Classification Rules Using Evolutionary Computation,"** Accepted, IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (IEEE-FUZZ'08), 2008.

H. Davande, M. Amiri, **A. Sadeghian, **and S. Chartier,**"Auto-Associative Memory Based on a New Hybrid Model of SFNN and GRNN: Performance Comparison with NDRAM, ART2 and MLP,"** Accepted, IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 2008.

H. Rahnama, A. M. Madni, **A. Sadeghian **, B. Gajderowicz, and C. Mawson,**"Adaptive Context for Generic Pattern Matching in Ad Hoc Social Networks,"** Accepted, the 3rd International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal Processing (ISCCSP 2008), 2008.

K. V. Namjoahi, J. D. Lavers, and ** A. Sadeghian, "A Method for Quick Estimation of Tangential Magnetic Field at the Surface of Pot Core Transformers,"** Accepted, 52nd Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, 2007.

M. Amiri, H. Davande,** A. Sadeghian** and S. A. Seyyedsalehi, **"Auto-Associative Neural Network Based on New Hybrid Model of SFNN and GRNN,"** in Proc. of the Int'l Joint Conf. on Neural Networks, pp. 2664-2670, 2007.

M. Arvandi, and ** A. Sadeghian**, **"Chosen Plaintext Attack Against Neural Network-Based Symmetric Cipher,"** in Proc. of the Int'l Joint Conf. on Neural Networks, pp. 847-851, 2007.

M. Afshin, **A. Sadeghian**,and K. Raahemifar,** "On Efficient Tuning of LS-SVM Hyper-Parameters in Short-Term Load Forecasting: A Comparative Study,"** in Proc. of the 2007 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting (IEEE-PES).

I. Woungang, S. Misra, **A. Sadeghian, ** and A. Ferworn, ** "A Minimum Distance Bound on 1-Generator Quasi-Cyclic Codes," **in Proc. of the 10th Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT 2007), pp. 156-159, 2007.

H. Pham, Q. H. Mahmoud, A. Ferworn, and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Applying Model-Driven Development to Pervasive System Engineering,"** in Proc. of the First Workshop on Software Engineering for Pervasive Computing Applications, Systems and Environments 2007.

H. Rahnama, **A. Sadeghian**, and A. Madni, **"Social Context Awareness in Ad Hoc System of Systems,"** in Proc. of IEEE System of Systems 2007.

A. Ferworn, **A. Sadeghian**, K. Barnum, H. Rahnama, and I. Woungang, **"Rubble Search with Canine Augmentation Technology,"** in Proc. of IEEE System of Systems 2007.

A. Ferworn,** A. Sadeghian**, K. Barnum, H. Rahnama, and I. Woungang,**"Canine as Robot in Directed Search"** in Proc. of IEEE System of Systems 2007.

H. Pham, A. Ferworn, Q. H. Mahmoud, and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Applying Model-Driven Development Techniques to the Development of Search and Rescue Systems,"** in Proc. of IEEE System of Systems 2007.

M. Afshin,and **A. Sadeghian**, **"PCA-based Least Squares Support Vector Machines in Week-Ahead Load Forecasting,"** in Proc. of the 2007 IEEE Industrial and Commercial Power Systems Technical Conference (IEEE-I&CPS).

I. Woungang, A. Tsemo, **A. Sadeghian**, and S. Misra, **"An Algebraic Characterization of a class of Quasi-Cylic Code,"** in Proc. of Blackwell-Tapia conference in Mathematics, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Nov. 2006.

H. Rahnama, **A. Sadeghian** and W. Melek, **"Fuzzy Bayesian Moels for Classification and Diagnosis in generalized Cardiology Discipline"**in Proc. of the World Automation Conf., Jul. 2006.

M. Arvandi, S. Wu, **A. Sadeghian**, W. Melek, and I. Woungang, **“Symmetric Cipher Design Using Recurrent Neura Networks" **in the Proc. of the 2006 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2006), pp. 2039 - 2046.

H. Rahnama, and** A. Sadeghian**, **“A Generic Expert System with Fuzzy Bayesian Inference for Medical Classification and Diagnosis in Cardiology,”**in Proc. of the 5th ICUE 2006.

I. Woungang, S. Misra, and **A. Sadeghian**, **“A Lower Bound on the Minimum Distance of a 1-Generator Quasi-Cyclic Code,”**in Proc. of the 23rd Queen's Biennial Symposium on Communications, pp. 63-65, May 2006.

A. Ferworn, **A. Sadeghian**, K. Barnum, H. Rahnama, H. Pham, C. Erickson, D. Ostrom, and L. Dell’Agnese, **“Urban Search and Rescue with Canine Augmentation Technology,” **1st International Conference on System of Systems Engineering (SoSE’2006), accepted.

I. Woungang, **A. Sadeghian**, S. Wu, S. Misra, and M. Arvandi, **"Wireless Web Security Using a Neural Network-Based Cipher,"** Chapter II in Web Services Security and E-Business, G. Radhammani and G. S.V. Radha Krishna Rao (Eds.), Idea Group Publishing Inc., USA, ISBN: 1-59904-168-5, pp. 32-56, 2006.

Z. Ye, **A. Sadeghian**, and B. Wu, **“Mechanical Fault Diagnosis for Induction Motor with Variable Speed Drives using Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System,” **Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 76, no. 9, pp. 742-752, Jun. 2006.

W. Melek, **A. Sadeghian**, H. Najjaran, and M. Noorfar, **"A Neuro Fuzzy-based Expert System for Disease Diagnosis,"** in Proc. of the 2005 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, pp. 3736-3741, Oct. 2005.

A. Sadeghian and J. D. Lavers, **"Implementation of Knowledge-Based System for Iron Core Inductor Design,"** IEEE Trans. on Magnetics, vol. 40, no. 6, pp. 3495 - 3504, Nov. 2004.

I. Woungang, D. Sa, **A. Sadeghian**, and W. Melek, **"Design of Broadband Networks Based on the Virtual Network Concept,"** in Proc. of the 3rd ICUE 2004.

I. Woungang, **A. Sadeghian**, and W. Melek,** "Bounds on the Minimum Distances of a Class of q-ary Images of q^m-ary Irreducible Cyclic Codes," **in Proc. of the 2004 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Jul. 2004

W. Melek, **A. Sadeghian**, and A. Goldenberg, **"Study of the Generalization Capability of the Sugeno-Yasukawa Class of Fuzzy Inference Systems," **in Proc. of the IPMU (Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems) 2004.

Z. Ye, B. Wu and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Current Signature Analysis of Induction Motor Mechanical Faults by Wavelet Packet Decomposition,"**IEEE Trans. on Industrial Electronics, vol. 50, no. 6, pp. 1217-1228, Dec. 2003.

**A. Sadeghian**,**"An Interpretation of Preisach-Krasnoselskii Hysteresis Model with the use of Artificial Neural Networks,"** in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Magnetics (INTERMAG'2002).

V. W. Choy, **A. Sadeghian**, M. D. Sherar and W. M. Whelan, **"Evaluation of a Fuzzy Logic Controller for Laser Thermal Therapy,"** in Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 4617, p. 77-86, Laser Tissue Interaction XIII, Steven Jacques; Ed., 2002.

**A. Sadeghian**, ** "Nonlinear Neuro-Fuzzy Prediction: Methodology, Design & Application,"**in Proc. of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE'2001), vol. 2, pp. 1022-1026, Dec. 2001.

**A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"On the Use of Recurrent Neuro-Fuzzy Networks for Predictive Control,"** in Proc. of the Joint 9th IFSA World Congress and 20th NAFIPS International Conference (IFSA/NAFIPS'2001), pp. 233-239,Jul. 2001.

Z. Ye, B. Wu and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Electrical Machine Fault Detection using Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference,"** in Proc. of the Joint 9th IFSA World Congress and 20th NAFIPS International Conference (IFSA/NAFIPS'2001),pp. 390-395, Jul. 2001.

Z. Ye, B. Wu and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Signature Analysis of Induction Motor Mechanical Faults by Wavelet Packet Decomposition,"** in Proc. of the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC'2001), pp. 1022-1029, Mar. 2001.

Z. Ye, B. Wu and **A. Sadeghian**, **"Induction Motor Mechanical Fault Online Diagnosis with the Application of Artificial Neural Network,"** in Proc. of the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC'2001), pp. 1015-1021, Mar. 2001.

**A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"Application of Feedforward Neuro-Fuzzy Networks for Current Prediction in Electric Arc Furnaces,"** Proc. of The IEEE-INNS-ENNS International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN'2000), vol. 4, pp. 420-425, July 2000.

**A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"Neuro-Fuzzy Predictors for the Approximate Prediction of v-i Characteristic of Electric Arc Furnaces,"** Proc. of The 19th International Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information ProcessingSociety (NAFIPS'2000), pp. 183-187, July 2000.

**A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"Recurrent Neuro-Fuzzy Predictor for the Prediction of vi characteristics of Electric Arc Furnaces,"** in Proc. of The 9th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (IEEE-FUZZ'2000), Vol. 1, pp. 110-115, May 2000.

**A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"Implementation of a Knowledge-Based System Approach for Inductor and Transformer Design,"** in Proc. of The 8th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'99), Sept. 99.

**A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"Nonlinear Black-Box Modeling of Electric Arc Furnace: An Application of Fuzzy Logic Systems,"** in Proc. of The 8th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (IEEE-FUZZ'99), vol. 1, pp. 234-239, Aug. 99.

**A. Sadeghian** and J. D. Lavers, **"Application of Radial Basis Functions to Model Electric Arc Furnaces,"** in Proc. of IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural networks (IJCNN'99), Vol. 6, pp. 3996-4001, July 99.

A. Sadeghian and J. D. Lavers, **"Application of Adaptive Fuzzy Logic Systems to Model Electric Arc Furnaces,"** in Proc. of The 18th meeting of North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS'99), pp. 854-858 ,June 99.