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

S. Goli-Bidgoli; M. SofarAli

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 119-128


  Background and Objectives: 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 ...  Read More

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

S. Shams Shamsabad Farahani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 129-149


  Background and Objectives: 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, and the communication medium and bandwidth. These limitations necessitate ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
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 , July 2018, Pages 151-158


  Background and Objectives: 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 ...  Read More

Innovative Paper Communications Networks
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 , July 2018, Pages 159-172


  Background and Objectives: 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 ...  Read More

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

M. Shaveisi; A. Rezaei

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 173-183


  Background and Objectives: 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 ...  Read More

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

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

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 185-198


  Background and Objectives: 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. Methods: In this article, an RFID-based search ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Computational Intelligence
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 , July 2018, Pages 199-214


  Background and Objectives: Today, the use of methods derived from Reinforcement learning-based approaches, due to their powerful in learning and extracting optimal/desirable solutions to various problems, shows a significant wideness and success. This paper presents the application of reinforcement learning ...  Read More

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

P. Halvaee; M.S. Beigi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 215-222


  Background and Objectives: 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. Methods: In ...  Read More

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

M. Nikzad; A. Samimi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 223-234


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

Original Research Paper Software
Robot Arm Reconfiguration to Minimization Moving Parts

A. Nourollah; N. Behzadpour

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 235-249


  Background and Objectives: 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 ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Data Mining
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 , July 2018, Pages 251-271


  Background and Objectives: 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 ...  Read More

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

J. Khosravi; Mohammad Shams Esfand Abadi; R. Ebrahimpour

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2018, Pages 273-281


  Background and Objectives: 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. Methods: Needless to ...  Read More