5. Indoor Non-directed Optical Wireless Communications - Optimization of the Lambertian Order

Z. Ghassemlooy; D. Wu; M. A. Khalighi; X. Tang

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2013, , Pages 1-9

Abstract
  For an indoor non-directed line of sight optical wireless communication (NLOS-OWC) system we investigate the optimized Lambertian order (OLO) of light-emitting diodes (LEDs). We firstly derive an expression for the OLO from a conventional Lambertian LED model. Then, we analyze the indoor multi-cell NLOS-OWC ...  Read More

6. THD Analysis in Closed-Loop Analog PWM Class-D Amplifiers

P. Amiri; M. Kohestani; M. Seifouri

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2014, , Pages 1-5

Abstract
  In this paper, we investigate the parameters affecting Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) and Power Supply Rejection Ratio (PSRR) in PWM Class D Amplifiers (CDAs) on the basis of linear models with feedback. From our mathematical analysis, we show that the THD of a PWM Class D amplifier with feedback can ...  Read More

7. ABCD matrix for reflection and refraction of laser beam at tilted concave and convex elliptic paraboloid interfaces and studying laser beam reflection from a tilted concave parabola of revolution

M. Mansour Abadi; Z. Ghassemlooy; D. Smith; W. Pang Ng

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2015, , Pages 1-11

Abstract
  Studying Gaussian beam is a method to investigate laser beam propagation and ABCD matrix is a fast and simple method to simulate Gaussian beam propagation in different mediums. Of the ABCD matrices studied so far, reflection and refraction matrices at various surfaces have attracted a lot of researches. ...  Read More

8. Fuzzy Neighbor Voting for Automatic Image Annotation

V. Maihami; F. Yaghmaee

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2016, , Pages 1-8

Abstract
  With quick development of digital images and the availability of imaging tools, massive amounts of images are created. Therefore, efficient management and suitable retrieval, especially by computers, is one of themost challenging fields in image processing. Automatic image annotation (AIA) or refers ...  Read More

9. An Improvement over Random Early Detection Algorithm: A Self-Tuning Approach

S. Jamali; N. Alipasandi; B. Alipasandi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, , Pages 57-61

Abstract
  Random Early Detection (RED) is one of the most commonly used Active Queue Management (AQM) algorithms that is recommended by IETF for deployment in the network. Although RED provides low average queuing delay and high throughput at the same time, but effectiveness of RED is highly sensitive to the RED ...  Read More

10. Fuzzy Logic Based Life Estimation of PWM Driven Induction Motors

T. G. Arora; M. V. Aware; D. R. Tutakne

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2013, , Pages 63-71

Abstract
  Pulse-width modulated (PWM) adjustable frequency drives (AFDs) are extensively used in industries for control of induction motors. It has led to significant advantages in terms of the performance, size, and efficiency but the output voltage waveform no longer remains sinusoidal. Hence, overshoots, high ...  Read More

11. Design and PLC Implementation for Speed Control of DC Motor using Fuzzy Logic

J. Rostami Monfared; M. Fazeli; Y. Lotfi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2015, , Pages 71-75

Abstract
  In this article, a speed control of DC motor is designed and illustrated using fuzzy logic-based programmable logic controller (PLC). The DC motor is an attractive part of electrical equipment in many industrial applications requiring variable speed and load specifications due to its ease of controllability. ...  Read More

12. Diagnosis of Heart Disease Based on Meta Heuristic Algorithms and Clustering Methods

S. Roostaee; H.R Ghaffary

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2016, , Pages 105-110

Abstract
  Data analysis in cardiovascular diseases is difficult due to large massive of information. All of features are not impressive in the final results. So it is very important to identify more effective features. In this study, the method of feature selection with binary cuckoo optimization algorithm is ...  Read More

Network Security
13. An Advanced Hybrid Honeypot for Providing Effective Resistance in Automatic Network Generation

M. Amiri; A. Barati

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Increasing usage of Internet and computer networks by individuals and organizations and also attackers’ usage of new methods and tools in an attempt to endanger network security, have led to the emergence of a wide range of threats to networks. A honeypot is one of the basic techniques employed ...  Read More

15. Design, Simulation and implementation of active dual-band dipole antenna using a series stub

M. Zahiry; S.M. Hashemi; J. Ghalibafan

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2017, , Pages 1-6

Abstract
  In this paper, a new method for designing an active dual-band dipole antenna is proposed. The operating frequencies of the proposed antenna are 150 and 450 MHz that are usually used in military applications. Using a series stub is the main idea in the proposed dual-band antenna, where it makes an independent ...  Read More

16. A Simple and Fast Method for Field Calibration of Triaxial Gyroscope by Using Accelerometer

S. Ranjbaran; A. Roudbari; S. Ebadollahi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2018, , Pages 1-6

Abstract
  Using field calibration methods without precision laboratory equipment, systematic faults of inertial sensors can be reduced and measurement accuracy can be increased. In this paper, a simple and fast method called improved least squares is used to find calibration coefficients of an accelerometer including ...  Read More

Power
17. Voltage Control and Load Sharing in a DC Islanded Microgrid Based on Disturbance Observer

H. Amiri; G. Arab Markadeh; N. Mahdian

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 1-10

Abstract
  Increasing DC loads along with DC nature of distributed energy resources (DERs) raises interest to DC microgrids. Conventional droop/non-droop power-sharing in microgrids suffers from load dependent voltage deviation, slow transient response, and requires the parameters of the loads, system and DERs ...  Read More

18. A-New-Closed-form-Mathematical-Approach-to-Achieve Minimum Phase Noise in Frequency Synthesizers

S. SamadiGorji; B. Zakeri; M.R. Zahabi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2014, , Pages 7-13

Abstract
  The aim of this paper is to minimize output phase noise for the pure signal synthesis in the frequency synthesizers. For this purpose, first, an exact mathematical model of phase locked loop (PLL) based frequency synthesizer is described and analyzed. Then, an exact closed-form formula in terms of synthesizer ...  Read More

19. MOCA ARM: Analog Reliability Measurement based on Monte Carlo Analysis

S. Taghipour; R. Niaraki Asli

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2016, , Pages 9-14

Abstract
  Due to the expected increase of defects in circuits based on deep submicron technologies, reliability has become an important design criterion. Although different approaches have been developed to estimate reliability in digital circuits and some measuring concepts have been separately presented to reveal ...  Read More

20. 3D Hand Motion Evaluation Using HMM

A. Safaei; M. Jahed

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2013, , Pages 11-18

Abstract
  Gesture and motion recognition are needed for a variety of applications. The use of human hand motions as a natural interface tool has motivated researchers to conduct research in the modeling, analysis and recognition of various hand movements. In particular, human-computer intelligent interaction has ...  Read More

21. FSR Decrement and Coupling Coefficient Increment in Add-Drop Filters

E. Rafiee; F. Emami

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2015, , Pages 13-16

Abstract
  In this paper, effects of the structural parameters on the optical characteristics of an add-drop filter, consisting of two straight waveguides and a micro-ring resonator (MRR), have been investigated. In this research, effects of MRR radius, the width of MRR and waveguide and the gap between MRR and ...  Read More

22. Bidding Strategy in Spot Markets with Definition of a New Market Power Index by Using Conjectural Variation

M. Hafezi_Nasab; M. Rashidinejad; A. Abdollahi; I. Taheri

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, , Pages 63-68

Abstract
  In this paper, the concept of Conjectural Variation (CV) is used to specify optimal generation decision for generation companies (Gencos). The conjecture of Genco is defined as its belief or expectation about the reaction of rivals to change of its output. Using CV method, each Genco has to learn and ...  Read More

23. A High Efficiency Low-Voltage Soft Switching DC–DC Converter for Portable Applications

P. Amiri; M. Sharafi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2013, , Pages 73-81

Abstract
  This paper presents a novel control method to improve the efficiency of low-voltage DC-DC converters at light loads. Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) converters have poor efficiencies at light loads, while pulse frequency modulation (PFM) control is more efficient for the same cases. Switching losses constitute ...  Read More

24. Transmission Congestion Management Considering Uncertainty of Demand Response Resources’ Participation

A. Tabandeh; A. Abdollahi; M. Rashidinejad

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2015, , Pages 77-88

Abstract
  Under the smart grid environment, demand response resources (DRRs) are introduced as a virtual power plant to enhance power system adequacy. DRRs often fail to reduce their load due to some external factors. In this paper, a reliability model of a DRR is constructed as multi-state conventional generation ...  Read More

25. Combining and Steganography of 3-D Face Textures

M. Moradi; M.R. Sadeghi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2017, , Pages 93-100

Abstract
  One of the serious issues in communication between people is hiding information from the others, and the best way for this, is to deceive them. Since nowadays face images are mostly used in three dimensional format, in this paper we are going to steganography 3-D face images and detecting which by curious ...  Read More