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

Polymer-derived SiOC replica of material extrusion-based 3-D printed plastics, Apoorv Kulkarni, Gian Domenico Sorarù, and Joshua M. Pearce

Towards distributed recycling with additive manufacturing of PET flake feedstocks, Helen A. Little, Nagendra G. Tanikella, Matthew J. Reich, Matthew J. Fiedler, Samantha L. Snabes, and Joshua M. Pearce


The Unpopularity of the Software Tester Role among Software Practitioners: A Case Study, Yadira Lizama, Daniel Varona, Pradeep Waychal, and Luiz Fernando Capretz

Distributed manufacturing of after market flexible floating photovoltaic modules, Pierce Mayville, Neha Vijay Patil, and Joshua M. Pearce

Potential of distributed recycling from hybrid manufacturing of 3-D printing and injection molding of stamp sand and acrylonitrile styrene acrylate waste composite, Theresa K. Meyer, Nagendra G. Tanikella, Matthew J. Reich, and Joshua M. Pearce


A lightweight magnetorheological actuator using hybrid magnetization, Masoud Moghani and Mehrdad Kermani Ph.D., P.Eng.

U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emission Bottlenecks: Prioritization of Targets for Climate Liability, Alexis S. Pascaris and Joshua M. Pearce

A first investigation of agriculture sector perspectives on the opportunities and barriers for agrivoltaics, Alexis S. Pascaris, Chelsea Schelly, and Joshua M. Pearce

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


PWD-3DNet: A deep learning-based fully-automated segmentation of multiple structures on temporal bone CT scans, Western University, Western University, Western University, Western University, Western University, Western University, London Health Science Centre, and Western University

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