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 2020

Limiting liability with positioning to minimize negative health effects of cellular phone towers, J. M. Pearce

A review of open source ventilators for COVID-19 and future pandemics, Joshua M. Pearce

Distributed manufacturing of open source medical hardware for pandemics, Joshua M. Pearce

Economic savings for scientific free and open source technology: A review, Joshua M. Pearce

The potential for grid defection of small and medium sized enterprises using solar photovoltaic, battery and generator hybrid systems, Trevor B. Peffley and Joshua M. Pearce

Open source computer vision-based layer-wise 3D printing analysis, Aliaksei L. Petsiuk and Joshua M. Pearce

Partially RepRapable automated open source bag valve mask-based ventilator, Aliaksei Petsiuk, Nagendra G. Tanikella, Samantha Dertinger, Adam Pringle, Shane Oberloier, and Joshua M. Pearce

Open source arc analyzer: Multi-sensor monitoring of wire arc additive manufacturing, Adam M. Pringle, Shane Oberloier, Aliaksei L. Petsiuk, Paul G. Sanders, and Joshua M. Pearce

Energy policy for energy sovereignty: Can policy tools enhance energy sovereignty?, Chelsea Schelly, Douglas Bessette, Kathleen Brosemer, Valoree Gagnon, Kristin L. Arola, Andrew Fiss, Joshua M. Pearce, and Kathleen E. Halvorsen

Open source high-temperature RepRap for 3-D printing heat-sterilizable PPE and other applications, Noah G. Skrzypczak, Nagendra G. Tanikella, and Joshua M. Pearce

Decentralized renewable hybrid mini-grids for rural communities: Culmination of the IREP framework and scale up to urban communities, Blessing Ugwoke, Adedoyin Adeleke, Stefano P. Corgnati, Joshua M. Pearce, and Pierluigi Leone

Demonstration of a simple encapsulation technique for prototype silicon solar cells, Brindha V.G. Mohan, Jeyanthinath Mayandi, Joshua M. Pearce, Kottaisamy Muniasamy, and Vasu Veerapandy

Submissions from 2019


An Open-Source Integration Platform for Multiple Peripheral Modules with Kuka Robots, Mahyar Abdeetedal and Mehrdad Kermani Ph.D., P.Eng.

Economic viability of captive off-grid solar photovoltaic and diesel hybrid energy systems for the Nigerian private sector, Adewale A. Adesanya and Joshua M. Pearce


ML4IoT: A Framework to Orchestrate Machine Learning Workflows on Internet of Things Data, Jose Miguel Alves, Leonardo Honorio, and Miriam A M Capretz

Mechanical properties of 3-D printed truss-like lattice biopolymer non-stochastic structures for sandwich panels with natural fibre composite skins, Lyes Azzouz, Yong Chen, Mauro Zarrelli, Joshua M. Pearce, Leslie Mitchell, Guogang Ren, and Marzio Grasso

Performance of Bifacial Photovoltaic Modules on a Dual-Axis Tracker in a High-Latitude, High-Albedo Environment, Laurie Burnham, Daniel Riley, Bevan Walker, and Joshua M. Pearce

Green fab lab applications of large-area waste polymer-based additive manufacturing, Dennis J. Byard, Aubrey L. Woern, Robert B. Oakley, Matthew J. Fiedler, Samantha L. Snabes, and Joshua M. Pearce


Comparing the Popularity of Testing Career among Canadian, Chinese, and Indian Students, Luiz Fernando Capretz, Pradeep Waychal, and Jingdong Jia


Studies on the Software Testing Profession, Luiz Fernando Capretz, Pradeep Waychal, Jingdong Jia, Daniel Varona, and Yadira Tejeda Saldaña

MACE nano-texture process applicable for both single- and multi-crystalline diamond-wire sawn Si solar cells, Kexun Chen, Jiawei Zha, Fenqin Hu, Xiaoya Ye, Shuai Zou, Ville Vähänissi, Joshua M. Pearce, Hele Savin, and Xiaodong Su

Expanded Microchannel Heat Exchanger: Nondestructive Evaluation, David C. Denkenberger, Michael J. Brandemuehl, Joshua M. Pearce, and John Zhai

Food without sun: price and life-saving potential, David Denkenberger, Joshua Pearce, Andrew Ray Taylor, and Ryan Black


Generating Energy Data for Machine Learning with Recurrent Generative Adversarial Networks, Mohammad Navid Fekri, Ananda M. Ghosh, and Katarina Grolinger


Deep Learning: Edge-Cloud Data Analytics for IoT, Katarina Grolinger and Ananda M. Ghosh