The papers listed here have been published in refereed journals or presented at international conferences by staff of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. The papers are grouped according to year of publication:
Articles Published in Refereed Journals
Abdool, Azim, Daniel Ringis, Aniel Maharajh, Lynda Sirju, and Hannah Abdool. "DataRPG: Improving student motivation in data science through
gaming elements." In 2017 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), pp. 1-5. IEEE, 2017.
N.H. Aziz, V.M. Catterson, S. M. Rowland and S. Bahadoorsingh, “Analysis of Partial Discharge Features as Prognostic Indicators of Electrical Treeing”, IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, vol. 24, pp. (to be determined), 2017. [DOI: 10.1109/TDEI.2016.005957, Impact Factor: 1.31]
Williams, Dominic, Akash Pooransingh, and Jesse Saitoo. “Efficient music identification using ORB descriptors of the spectrogram image.” EURASIP Journal on Audio, Speech, and Music Processing 2017, no. 1
M. Rambocas and M. K. S. Sastry, "Teaching Business Management to Engineers: The Impact of Interactive Lectures," in IEEE Transactions on Education, vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 212-220, Aug. 2017. doi: 10.1109/TE.2016.2637327.
T. Bharath Kumar, O. Chandra Sekhar, M. Ramamoorty, Musti K. S. Sastry (2017), Heuristic Algorithm for Optimal Location of DGs in Distribution System based on Probability of Power Availability, I J C T A, 10(5) 2017, pp. 343-354.
Rocke, Sean, and Alexander Wyglinski. “Random Spectral Sampling for Compliance Enforcement in Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks.” Springer Wireless Personal Communications, accepted May 2017.
Persad, Dale, Arvind Singh, Sean Rocke, and Craig Ramlal. “Low Cost Smart Breaker Panel for Load Disaggregation.” International Journal of
Smart Grid and Green Communications, accepted March 2017.
Maundy, B.J., Ozoguz, S., Elwakil, A.S. and Gift, S.J.G, The CommonBase Differential Amplifier and Applications Revisited, Microelectronics
Journal, Vol 63, pp8-19, May 2017.
Gift, S.J.G A book chapter “One-way Speed of Light Using the Global Positioning System” chapter 3, pp45-66, in Global Positioning Systems
(GPS): Performance, Challenges and Emerging Technologies, edited by George Torres, Nova Publishers, NY, 2017.
G. E. Mahadeo, S. Bahadoorsingh, and C. Sharma, "Analysis of the Impact of Battery Electric Vehicles on the Low Voltage Network of a Caribbean Island," in IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, Chicago, USA, 2017.
J. Mohammed, S. Bahadoorsingh, N. Ramsamooj, and C. Sharma, "Performance of Exponential Smoothing, a Neural Network and a Hybrid Algorithm to the Short Term Load Forecasting of Batch and Continuous Loads," presented at the IEEE PES Powertech Conference, Manchester, UK, 2017. [DOI: 10.1109/PTC.2017.7980816]
G. Mitchell, S. Bahadoorsingh, N. Ramsamooj, and C. Sharma, "A Comparison of Artificial Neural Networks and Support Vector Machines for Short-term Load Forecasting using Various Load Types," presented at the IEEE PES Powertech Conference, Manchester, UK, 2017. [DOI: 10.1109/PTC.2017.7980814]
C. Meetoo, S. Bahadoorsingh, N. Ramsamooj, and C. Sharma, "Wireless Residential Power Monitoring System," presented at the IEEE PES
Powertech Conference, Manchester, UK, 2017. [DOI: 10.1109/PTC.2017.7981122]
Radix, C and C. Mohammed. 2017. "The efficacy of Hartley's “structured format” in the teaching and assessment of abstract writing,"2017 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), Indianapolis, IN, USA, 2017, pp. 1-6.doi: 10.1109/FIE.2017.8190451
Ramsaroop, Zhovaan and Sean Rocke. “Non-invasive and continuous monitoring system for estimating kidney function.” UTT Biomedical
engineering Conference 2017 (UTT BME 2017), May, 2017.
Ramroop, Anna, Reshmi Nanansingh and Sean Rocke. “Survey and Comparative Analysis of the Use of Health Belief Models in Computer
Software in Personal and Clinical Settings.” UTT Biomedical Engineering Conference 2017 (UTT BME 2017), May, 2017.
Persad, Jeevan and Sean Rocke. “Analysis of flexible 3D printed interdigital electrodes for measurement of serum glucose levels in
diabetic patients.” UTT Biomedical Engineering Conference 2017 (UTT BME 2017), May 19, 2017.
Sean Rocke. “Harm Claim Thresholds: On the Use of Extreme Value Theory for Receiver Environment Characterization.” IEEE Wireless
Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE WCNC 2017), San Francisco, California March 19-22, 2017.
Articles Published in Refereed Journals
S.J.G. Gift and B. Maundy, An Improved Multiphase Sinusoidal Oscillator Using Current Feedback Amplifiers, International Journal of
Electronics Letters, Vol 4, No2, pp177-187, 2016.
Maundy, B.J., Elwakil, A.S. and Gift, S.J.G., On a Class of Cross Coupled Fully Differential Filters, International Journal of Circuit Theory
and Applications, Vol 44, No7, pp1425-1436, 2016.
Dookie, I., A. Singh, A. Pooransingh and S. Rocke. “A Review of Critical Infrastructure Interdependency Simulation and Modelling for the Caribbean.” West Indian Journal of Engineering, January 2016, Vol. 2, No. 8.
Articles Published in Refereed Journals
Bahadoorsingh, S., R. Dyer and C. Sharma, “Integrating Serious Games into the Engineering Curriculum – A Game-Based Learning Approach to Power Systems Analysis," International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics, 2015.
Ally, C., S. Bahadoorsingh, A. Singh and C. Sharma, “A technical assessment integrating wind energy into an island power system,” Elsevier Renewable & Sustainable Energy Journal, vol. 51, pp. 863-874, 2015.
Saitoo, J., and Pooransingh, Akash. “Automated Money Detection Application for Trinidad and Tobago Currency Notes.” West Indian Journal of Engineering. Accepted: July 2015.
Ramsawak, S., S. Bahadoorsingh, A. Singh and C. Sharma, “A reengineered transmission line parameter calculator,” West Indian Journal of Engineering, vol. 38, pp. 52-60, 2015.
Gift, S.J.G., and B. Maundy, Versatile Composite Amplifier Configuration, International Journal of Electronics, Vol. 102, No.6, pp993-1006, 2015.
S.J.G. Gift, Burst of Trouble for Relativity: New Test of Light Speed Constancy Using Electromagnetic Signal Pulses from a Geo-stationary Satellite, Physics Essays, Vol. 28, No.1, pp, March 2015.
Gift, S.J.G., On the Selleri Transformations: Analysis of Recent Attemptsby Kassnerto Resolve Selleri’s Paradox, Applied Physics Research,Vol. 7, No.2, pp112-120, March 2015.
Mallalieu K.I. and DeFreitas, K I. ICT for Fisheries (ICT4F): Towards Replicating & Scaling Up.. Caribbean Agribusiness Forum Pre-event. Barbados. November 4, 2015.
Rocke, S., “Out-of-Band Radiation: Opportunities for Antenna-Based RF Energy Harvesting in Wireless Devices?” IEEE OnlineGreenComms 2015, November 2015.
Rocke, S. and J. Persad. “Analysis of Magnetically-coupled Human Body Communications.” COMSOL Boston 2015, October 2015.
Persad, J. and S. Rocke. “Exploring the Impact of Skin Variations on the Non-Invasive Measurement of Blood Glucose using Interdigital Electrodes.” COMSOL Boston 2015, October 2015.
Persad, J. and S. Rocke. “Evaluation of Binary Mixture Models for 3D Printed Biosensors.” COMSOL Boston 2015, October 2015.
Persad, J. and S. Rocke. “Effect of Antenna Deformation on Performance.” COMSOL Boston 2015, October 2015.
Rocke, S. and J. Persad. “RF Harvesting using Split-Ring Resonators.” COMSOL Boston 2015, October 2015, accepted & withdrawn.
Latchman, R. and A. Pooransingh. “Modeling Conventional Swing of a Cricket Ball using COMSOL Multiphysics®” 2015 Comsol Conference, Boston. Oct 2015 Accepted: Aug 2015
Rocke, S., A. Abdool and D. Ringis. “Energy-Reduced Non-Contiguous Spectrum Sensing for Compliance Enforcement in Dynamic Spectrum Access Environments.” IEEE PACRIM 2015, August 2015.
Hanuman, A., A. Abdool, A. Pooransingh and A. Maharajh. “A Novel Approach To Detection And Evaluation of Re-sampled Tampered Images.” IJIP 2015 Accepted: Aug 2015
Abdool, H., Y. Li and A. Pooransingh “Recommend My Dish: A Multi-Sensory Food Recommender” 2015 IEEE Pacific Rim Conference on Communications, Computers and Signal Processing. Aug 2015 (Accepted)
Ringis, D. and A. Pooransingh. “Automated Highlight Generation from Cricket Broadcasts Using ORB.” 2015 IEEE Pacific Rim Conference on Communications, Computers and Signal Processing - Signal Processing Track. Aug 2015 (Accepted)
Lavariega, J.C., Casas, E., Gomez, L. and Mallalieu, K. I. “Deployment Strategy for Secure Software Systems in Populations of Low Digital Literacy” . XIII LACCEI Conference. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, July 29-31, 2015.
Mallalieu, K.I. “Rejuvenating Small Scale Fisheries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) through Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs)”. CTA (Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation), Working Paper 15/03. ICTs for Agriculture Series. July 2015.
Rampersad, R., A. Singh, S. Bahadoorsingh and C. Sharma, “Platform for studying online frequency response analysis of power transformers,” for presentation at the IEEE Electrical Insulation Conference, Seattle, USA, 2015.
Rocke, S. and A. Wyglinski. “Rethinking Compliance Enforcement: Investigating Random Spectrum Sampling Techniques for Temporal Occupancy Characterization.” IEEE WoWMoM 2015, June 2015.
Mallalieu, K.I. “Open Data and the Caribbean Marine Environment”. 3rd International Open Data Conference: Enabling the Data Revolution. Ottawa, Canada. May 25 - 27, 2015.
Mallalieu, K.I. “Caribbean Open Data Scoping”. CTU 25th Anniversary ICT week, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. February 2 – 6, 2015.
Articles Published in Refereed Journals
and B. Maundy, An Improved Multiphase Sinusoidal Oscillator Using Current Feedback Amplifiers, International Journal of Electronics Letters, published online December 2014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21681724.2014.984637
S.J.G. Gift, Time Transfer and the Sagnac Correction in the GPS, Applied Physics Research, Vol. 6, No. 6, pp1-9, December 2014.
S.J.G. Gift, One-Way Speed of Light Using Interplanetary Tracking Technology, Physical Science International Journal, Vol. 4, No. 6, pp780-796, August 2014.
Mallalieu, Kim, Ramlal Craig J. and Sastry Musti K. S., “A Multiple Domain Analysis and Systems Modelling Intelligence Architecture” Knowledge Management in Organizations. Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing Volume 185, 2014, pp 157-166. 26 Aug 2014.
Pooransingh, Akash, and Cathy-Ann Radix. "Broadcast Cricket Highlight Treatment using a Quadrant Based Method for Global Motion." Journal of Multimedia 9, no. 6 (2014): 747-756.
Pooransingh, A., and C. Radix. "Broadcast Cricket Highlight Treatment using a Quadrant Based Method for Global Motion." Journal of Multimedia 9, no. 6 (2014): 747-756.
R. V. Adams. 2014. Infinitesimal perturbation analysis of a multi-stage tandem of fluid queue with additive loss feedback, Systems & Control Letters 04/2014; 66:22–27
Bahadoorsingh, C., L. Bhairosingh, and C. Sharma, "A methodology for dynamically adjusting a transmission line rating on an island grid in the Caribbean," The West Indian Journal of Engineering, vol. 36, pp. 76-83, 2014.
Richelle Adams, Erik Blair. 2014. The learner-generated podcast: Engaging postgraduate engineering students in a mathematics-intensive course, Research in Post-Compulsory Education 01/2014; 19(2):132-146.
S. Bahadoorsingh, A. Singh, G. E. Mahadeo, and C. Sharma, "A Feasibility Template Assessing Renewable Energy Projects in the Caribbean," in Renewable Energy Conference & World Exposition North America Orlando, USA, 2014.
Mallalieu, K.I. and Sankarsingh, C.V., “ICT in Small Scale Fisheries: Linking Governance, Livelihoods and Organizations”, Proceedings of the Sixty-Seventh Annual Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute (Volume 67). Bridgetown. Barbados. November 3 – 7, 2014.
Abdool, Azim and Akash Pooransingh. “An Industry-Mentored Undergraduate Software Engineering Project - work-in-progress (WIP)” IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE) Oct 2014.
Rocke, S., C. Radix, J.Persad and D. Ringis. “Use of Argument Maps to Promote Critical Thinking in Engineering Education.” IEEE FIE Conference, October 2014.
Abdool, A., Radix, C. and S. Rocke, Exploration and Assessment of Memory Architectures for Densely Deployed Embedded Sensor Networks, ACM/IEEE Symposium on Rapid System Prototyping, Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Rapid System Prototyping, 2014
Abdool, A. and A. Pooransingh, An Industry-Mentored Undergraduate Software Engineering Project, Proceedings of the IEEE Frontiers in Education, 2014
N.H. Aziz, V. M. Catterson, S. M. Rowland, and S. Bahadoorsingh, "Effect of Harmonics on Pulse Sequence Analysis Plots from Electrical Trees," presented at the IEEE Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena, Iowa, USA, 2014.
N.H. Aziz, V. M. Catterson, S. M. Rowland, and S. Bahadoorsingh, "Prognostic Modeling for Electrical Treeing in Solid Insulation using Pulse Sequence Analysis," presented at the IEEE Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena, Iowa, USA, 2014.
Ramlal, Craig J., and Musti KS Sastry. "Apollo-An Interoperable Multi-domain Ontology Engineering and Scientific Workflow Environment Using WSMO." In Knowledge Management in Organizations, pp. 349-361. Springer International Publishing, 2014.
Ibrir, Salim, and Craig Ramlal. "Iterative learning control schemes for a class of nonlinear systems: Theory and real-time implementation." In Industrial Informatics (INDIN), 2014 12th IEEE International Conference on, pp. 338-343. IEEE, 2014.
Sanjay Bahadoorsingh, Laurel Bhairosingh, Marcus Ganness, and Chandrabhan Sharma, "Improving overhead ransmission line usgae efficiency on a Caribbean Island Power System," presented at the IEEE Transmission and Distribution Conference, Chicago, USA, 2014.
Articles Published in Refereed Journals
Daniel Sooknanan and Ajay Joshi, “Investigation, Formulation and Development of an Open GUI for the Touchscreen Smartphone”, International Journal of Computer and Technology, Sept. 2013, ISSN 22773061, Vol 10, No.8, pg 1892-1904
S.J.G. Gift, Light Transmission and the Sagnac Effect on the Rotating Earth, Applied Physics Research, Vol. 5, No. 5, pp93-106, September 2013.
S. Bahadoorsingh, L. Bhairosingh, and C. Sharma, "A methodology for dynamically adjusting a transmission line rating on an island grid in the Caribbean," The West Indian Journal of Engineering, vol. 36, pp. 76-83, 2014.
Pooransingh, Akash. “A Three-Level Approach for Teaching Programming to Undergraduate Engineering Students.” ACTT 1st International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education. May 2013.
Pooransingh, Akash and A. Abdool. “The Structure of an Industry-Mentored Group-Based Software Development Project.” ACTT 1st International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education. May 2013.
Radix, C. and A. Abdool, Using Mind Maps for the Measurement and Improvement of Learning Quality, Caribbean Teaching Scholar 3, 1, 3-21, 2013
B. Maundy and S.J.G. Gift, Strain Gauge Amplifier Circuits, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 62, No. 4, pp693-700, April 2013.
Mallalieu, K.I., and Sankarsingh, C.V, Reconciling Adult Education Needs for Sustainable Development: The Case of Trinidad and Tobago Small Scale Fisheries, Problems of Education in the 21st Century. pp. 72-83. Volume 52 2013
Sanjay Bahadoorsingh, Purdy Mohammed, Vincent Ramesar, and Chandrabhan Sharma, "Wind resource potential in the Caribbean archipelago," Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, vol. 7, pp. 340-348, 2013.
S.J.G. Gift, One-Way Speed of Light Relative to a Moving Observer, Applied Physics Research, Vol.5, No.1, pp135-139, January 2013.
A. Bryan, Copeland, B., M. Gobin, D. Frederick, A. Griffith, and C. Imbert, Characterization of the Material Properties of the Steelpan, 166th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Francisco, California on December 5, 2013 (Invited Paper)
Mallalieu, K.I, Building Capacity for ICT Interventions in Small Scale Fisheries - A Caribbean Case, ICT4Ag International Conference. Kigali, Rwanda. November 4 – 8, 2013
Mallalieu, K.I, Tensions between Development and Empowerment: A Broadband Perspective, National Conference on the Interpretations and Implications of Development and Empowerment. St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago. October 22, 2013
Sastry, M.K.S. and Mohammed, C. (2013). “The Summary-Comparison Matrix: A Tool for Writing the Literature Review”. In Proceedings of IEEE Professional Communication Conference (IPCC), 15-17 July 2013, 2013. Vancouver. DOI 10.1109/IPCC.2013.6623891
Mallalieu, K.I. and Sankarsingh, C.V, Strategies and Tools for Multimodal, Multidimensional Engagement for Community Development, 1st Biennial Community Development Partnership Forum. Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. July 17 – 19, 2013
Mallalieu, K.I, Opportunities in Open Agricultural Data for Food Security, 30th West Indies Agricultural Economic Conference. Trinidad and Tobago. June 30 – July 6, 2013