Electrical and Computer Engineering Publications


Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering Publications falls into eight broad and interlaced areas. These research areas are applied electrostatics and electromagnetics, biomedical systems, computer-assisted medical interventions, communication systems and data networking, microsystems and digital signal processing, power systems engineering, robotics and control and software engineering.


Submissions from 2021


Precision Grasp using an Arm-Hand System as a Hybrid Parallel-Serial System: A Novel Inverse Kinematics Solution, Shuwei Qiu and Shuwei Qiu Ph.D., P.Eng.


Deep Learning for High-Impedance Fault Detection: Convolutional Autoencoders, Khushwant Rai, Firouz Badrkhani Ajaei, Farnam Hojatpanah, and Katarina Grolinger

Applying a relationally and socially embedded decision framework to solar photovoltaic adoption: A conceptual exploration, Chelsea Schelly, Don Lee, Elise Matz, and Joshua M. Pearce

Reaction induced multifunctional TiO2 rod/particle nanostructured materials for screen printed dye sensitized solar cells, R. Selvapriya, V. Sasirekha, P. Vajeeston, J. M. Pearce, and J. Mayandi


A Systematic Review of Convolutional Neural Network-Based Structural Condition Assessment Techniques, Sandeep Sony, Kyle Dunphy, Ayan Sadhu, and Miriam A M Capretz


Dynamic Planning Networks, Norman Tasfi and Miriam A M Capretz

Low emissions analysis platform model for renewable energy: Community-scale case studies in Nigeria, B. Ugwoke, S. P. Corgnati, P. Leone, R. Borchiellini, and J. M. Pearce

Demonstration of the integrated rural energy planning framework for sustainable energy development in low-income countries: Case studies of rural communities in Nigeria, B. Ugwoke, S. Sulemanu, S. P. Corgnati, P. Leone, and J. M. Pearce


Micro-CT of the human ossicular chain: Statistical shape modeling and implications for otologic surgery, Western University, Western University, Western University, and London Health Sciences Centre

Submissions from 2020

Energy Disaggregation Using Multilabel Binarization and Gaussian Naive Bayes Classifier, Patrick Adjei, Nittin Sethi, Camila de Souza, and Miriam A M Capretz

Mechanical Properties of Direct Waste Printing of Polylactic Acid with Universal Pellets Extruder: Comparison to Fused Filament Fabrication on Open-Source Desktop Three-Dimensional Printers, Arthur Alexandre, Fabio A. Cruz Sanchez, Hakim Boudaoud, Mauricio Camargo, and Joshua M. Pearce

Scaling of greenhouse crop production in low sunlight scenarios, Kyle A. Alvarado, Aron Mill, Joshua M. Pearce, Alexander Vocaet, and David Denkenberger


A Blockchain Approach to Social Responsibility, Augusto Bedin, Wander Queiroz, Miriam A M Capretz, and London Hydro

Vacuum outgassing characteristics of unpigmented 3D printed polymers coated with atomic layer deposited alumina, Nupur Bihari, Ismo T.S. Heikkinen, Giovanni Marin, Craig Ekstrum, Pierce J. Mayville, Shane Oberloier, Hele Savin, Maarit Karppinen, and Joshua M. Pearce

Image Analysis Method for Quantifying Snow Losses on PV Systems, Jennifer L. Braid, Daniel Riley, Joshua M. Pearce, and Laurie Burnham

The energy crises revealed by COVID: Intersections of Indigeneity, inequity, and health, Kathleen Brosemer, Chelsea Schelly, Valoree Gagnon, Kristin L. Arola, Joshua M. Pearce, Douglas Bessette, and Laura Schmitt Olabisi


What Malaysian Software Students Think about Testing?, Luiz Fernando Capretz, Shuib Basri, Maythem Adili, and Aamir Amin


Noisy Importance Sampling Actor-Critic: An Off-Policy Actor-Critic With Experience Replay, Miriam A M Capretz and Norman Tasfi

Plastic recycling in additive manufacturing: A systematic literature review and opportunities for the circular economy, Fabio A. Cruz Sanchez, Hakim Boudaoud, Mauricio Camargo, and Joshua M. Pearce

Technical pathways for distributed recycling of polymer composites for distributed manufacturing: Windshield wiper blades, Samantha C. Dertinger, Nicole Gallup, Nagendra G. Tanikella, Marzio Grasso, Samireh Vahid, Peter J.S. Foot, and Joshua M. Pearce


Predicting Residential Energy Consumption Using Wavelet Decomposition With Deep Neural Network, Dagimawi Eneyew, Miriam A M Capretz, Girma Bitsuamlak, and London Hydro


Parallel Haptic Rendering for Orthopedic Surgery Simulators, Mohammadreza Faieghi, S. Farokh Atashzar, O. Remus Tutunea-Fatan, and Roy Eagleson


Parallelized collision detection with applications in virtual bone machining, Mohammadreza Faieghi, O. Remus Tutunea-Fatan, and Roy Eagleson


Deep learning for load forecasting with smart meter data: Online Adaptive Recurrent Neural Network, Mohammad Navid Fekri, Harsh Patel, Katarina Grolinger, and Vinay Sharma

Open-source grinding machine for compression screw manufacturing, Jacob Franz and Joshua M. Pearce