Original Research Paper Network Security
1. A New Framework for Secure Routing in VANET

S. Goli-Bidgoli; M. SofarAli

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 115-124

Abstract
  Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks can enhance road safety and enable drivers to avoid different threats. Safety applications, mobile commerce, and other information services are among different available services that are affected by dynamic topology, vehicle’s speed and node misbehaving. Dynamic topology ...  Read More

Review paper Control
2. Congestion Control Approaches Applied to Wireless Sensor Networks: A Survey

S. Shams Shamsabad Farahani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 125-144

Abstract
  Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) are a specific category of wireless ad-hoc networks where their performance is highly affected by application, life time, storage capacity, processing power, topology changes, the communication medium and bandwidth. These limitations necessitate an effective data transport ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
3. Improving the Tracking Error Signal Extraction in IR Seeker with Stationary Wagon Wheel Reticle over all Field of View

O. Abbas; M.R. Arvan; A. Mahmoudi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 145-152

Abstract
  The accuracy of target position detection in IR seeker depends on the accuracy of tracking error signal (TES) extraction from seeker Field of View (FOV). The type of reticle inside the seeker determines the output modulation signal that carries the TES. In this paper, the stationary wagon wheel reticle ...  Read More

Innovative Paper Communications Networks
4. STCS-GAF: Spatio-Temporal Compressive Sensing in Wireless Sensor Networks- A GAF-Based Approach

M. Ghaderi; V. Tabataba Vakili; M. Sheikhan

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 153-166

Abstract
  Routing and data aggregation are two important techniques for reducing communication cost of wireless sensor networks (WSNs). To minimize communication cost, routing methods can be merged with data aggregation techniques. Compressive sensing (CS) is one of the effective techniques for aggregating network ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Optoelectronics and Photonics
5. Performance Analysis of Reversible Sequential Circuits Based on Carbon NanoTube Field Effect Transistors (CNTFETs)

M. Shaveisi; A. Rezaei

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 167-178

Abstract
  This study presents the importance of reversible logic in designing of high performance and low power consumption digital circuits. In our research, the various forms of sequential reversible circuits such as D, T, SR and JK flip-flops are investigated based on carbon nanotube field-effect transistors. ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Network Security
6. RSPAE: RFID Search Protocol based on Authenticated Encryption

M. Eslamnezhad Namin; M. Hosseinzadeh; N. Bagheri; A. Khademzadeh

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 179-192

Abstract
  Search protocols are among the main applications of RFID systems. Since a search protocol should be able to locate a certain tag among many tags, not only it should be secure against RFID threats but also it should be affordable. In this article, an RFID-based search protocol will be presented. We use ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Computational Intelligence
7. Low-Area/Low-Power CMOS Op-Amps Design Based on Total Optimality Index Using Reinforcement Learning Approach

N. Sayyadi Shahraki; S.H. Zahiri

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 193-208

Abstract
  This paper presents the application of reinforcement learning in automatic analog IC design. In this work, the Multi-Objective approach by Learning Automata is evaluated for accommodating required functionalities and performance specifications considering optimal minimizing of MOSFETs area and power ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronics
8. Room Temperature Methanol Sensor Based on Ferrite Cobalt (CoFe2O4) Porous Nanoparticles

P. Halvaee; M.S. Beigi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 209-216

Abstract
  In this work, porous nanoparticles of ferrite cobalt were prepared by dissolving CoCl2.6H2O and FeCl3 in ethylene glycol in a hydrothermal process. Using ethylene glycol instead of DI water as a solvent would cause to provide porous structure of ferrite cobalt. 0.05 ml of colloidal fluid of fabricated ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Power
9. Responsive Load Model Integration with SCUC to Design Time-of-Use Program

M. Nikzad; A. Samimi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 217-226

Abstract
  Suitable scheming as well as appropriate pricing of demand response (DR) programs are two important issues being encountered by system operator. Assigning proper values could have effects on creating more incentives and raising customers’ participation level as well as improving technical and economical ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Software
10. Robot Arm Reconfiguration to Minimization Moving Parts

A. Nourollah; N. Behzadpour

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 227-242

Abstract
  This paper presents a new optimization problem in the field of linkage reconfiguration. This is the problem of minimizing moving parts of a given robot arm for positioning the end effector of the given robot arm at the given target point as well as minimizing the movement of the movable parts. Initially, ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Data Mining
11. Clustering a Big Mobility Dataset Using an Automatic Swarm Intelligence-Based Clustering Method

I. Behravan; S.H. Zahiri; S.M. Razavi; R. Trasarti

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 243-262

Abstract
  Big data referred to huge datasets with high number of objects and high number of dimensions. Mining and extracting big datasets is beyond the capability of conventional data mining algorithms including clustering algorithms, classification algorithms, feature selection methods and etc. Clustering, which ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronics
12. Image Registration Based on Sum of Square Difference Cost Function

J. Khosravi; M. Shams Esfandabadi; R. Ebrahimpour

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, Pages 263-271

Abstract
  There are numerous applications for image registration (IR). The main purpose of the IR is to find a map between two different situation images. In this way, the main objective is to find this map to reconstruct the target image as optimum as possible. Needless to say, the IR task is an optimization ...  Read More