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Dr John Woods

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Dr John Charles Woods B.Eng, Ph.D. MIET SFHEA

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My undergraduate projects this year include:

I am offering the following undergraduate projects for the coming academic year:

My MSc projects this year are:

 

Here are some of my (campus only) notes for the year 2017/18:

CE155 Computer Networks

CE721 Advanced Electronics

EE783 Telecommunications lab

Here is a list of my recent publications

 

Publication list for Dr John Charles Woods, last updated 19/9/17

 

Conference:

 

(i)                 "An intrusion detection scheme for driverless vehicles based gyroscope sensor profiling", Woods and Al-Zeidi 2017 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE), Las Vegas, USA, January 2017.

(ii)               "Next Generation Marine Data Networks in an IoT Environment", Woods and Al-Zeidi IEEE Conference on Fog and Mobile Edge Computing (FMEC 2017).

(iii)             Intelligent Management and Control of Received Wireless Power. 2017 International Conference on Circuits, System and Simulation. Thabet Thabet and John Woods.

(iv)             Impact of Connection Type on the Efficiency of Wireless Power Transfer Systems. 2017 International Conference on Circuits, System and Simulation. Thabet Thabet and John Woods./

(v)               M. Alreshoodi, L. Al-Jobouri, M. Fleury, J.C. Woods and A. Adeyemi-Ejeye,"3D Video over Wireless: The Risk from Packet Loss", IEEE Int. Conf. on Commun., Management, and IT, Warsaw, Poland, 2017.

(vi)             A. Adeyemi-Ejeye, M. Alreshoodi, L. Al-Jobouri, M. Fleury, J.C. Woods, and M. Medhi, "IEEE 802.11ac wireless delivery of 4kUHD video: The impact of packet loss", accepted for IEEE Int. Conf. on Consumer Electron., Berlin, 2017.

(vii)           Abdul-Kader, Sameera A., and John Woods.  "Survey on chatbot design techniques in speech conversation systems." Intelligent Systems Conference, London, UK (2017).

(viii)          Alreshoodi, M.; Adeyemi-Ejeye, A.O.; Woods, J.; Walker, S.D., Jeevan Pokhrel, " Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Quality Prediction Model for Wireless 4kUHD H.265-coded Video Streaming", 2016 IEEE International Conference in Consumer Electronics (ICCE), 8-11 Jan. 2016.

(ix)              Alreshoodi, M.; Danish, E.; Woods, J.; Fernando, A., " QoE-enabled Efficient Resource Allocation for H.264 Video Streaming over WiMAX " 2016 IEEE International Conference in Consumer Electronics (ICCE), 8-11 Jan. 2016.

 

(x)               Palawan, Atinat and Woods, John C and Ghanbari, Mohammed (2015) A jitter-tolerant scheduling algorithm to improve continuity in scalable video streaming. In: 7th Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference (CEEC), 24-25 Sept. 2015, Colchester.

(xi)              “Density and Mobility Impact on MANET Routing Protocols in a Maritime Environment”, Woods and Al-Zaidi Science and Information Conference (SAI) IEEE, 2015.

(xii)            Alreshoodi, M.; Danish, E.; Woods, J.; Fernando, A., "Prediction of perceptual quality for mobile 3D video using fuzzy inference systems," 2015 IEEE International Conference in Consumer Electronics (ICCE), vol., no., pp.130-131, 9-12 Jan. 2015, doi: 10.1109/ICCE.2015.7066350

(xiii)          - A. Palawan, J. Woods, and M. Ghanbari, "A Jitter-Tolerant Scheduling Algorithm to Improve Continuity in Scalable Video Streaming," in Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference (CEEC), 7th, 2015.

(xiv)          Alreshoodi, M.; Woods, J.;, "Optimising the delivery of Scalable H.264 Video stream by QoS/QoE correlation," in Consumer Electronics (ICCE), 2015 IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.253-254, 9-12 Jan. 2015, doi: 10.1109/ICCE.2015.7066401.

(xv)            Danish, E.; Fernando, A.; Alreshoodi, M.; Woods, J., "A hybrid prediction model for video quality by QoS/QoE mapping in wireless streaming," in Communication Workshop (ICCW), 2015 IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1723-1728, 8-12 June 2015 doi: 10.1109/ICCW.2015.7247429.

(xvi)          A. Palawan, J. Woods, and M. Ghanbari, "Weighted multi-playback buffer management for scalable video streaming," in Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference (CEEC), 2014 6th, 2014, pp. 47-51.

(xvii)       Woods and Al-Zaidi. Performance Evaluation of MANET Routing Protocols in a Maritime Environment CEEC conference, University of Essex 2014

(xviii)     Woods and Al-Zaidi. Density and Mobility Impact on MANET Routing Protocols in a Maritime Environment. Science and Information Conference. London UK 2015

(xix)         Alreshoodi, M.; Danish, E.; Woods, J.; Fernando, A., “Resource Allocation Scheme based on Online QoE Estimation of Mobile H.264 Video Streaming”,  2015 9th International Conference on Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies, Cambridge, UK, 9 Sep 2015.

(xx)           M. Tahir Qadri,   J. Woods,   K.T. Tan and M. Ghanbari, “Use of Average Luminance Value for Blurriness Estimation in No Reference Mode”, 1st International Young Engineers Convention, UET, Lahore , 18-20 April 2014. (Paper Presented by myself in the convention)

(xxi)         Alreshoodi, M.; Woods, J., "QoE-enabled transport optimisation scheme for real-time SVC video delivery," in Communication Systems, Networks & Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP), 2014 9th International Symposium on , vol., no., pp.865-868, 23-25 July 2014, doi: 10.1109/CSNDSP.2014.6923949.

(xxii)        Arief Setyanto, John Charles Wood, and Mohammed Ghanbari. Platform for Temporal Analysis of Binary Partition Tree. In Signal Processing: Algorithms, Architectures, Arrangements, and Applications (SPA), 2013, pages 45 - 50, Poznan, Poland, 2013.

(xxiii)      Alreshoodi, M.; Woods, J., "QoE Prediction Model Based on Fuzzy Logic System for Different Video Contents," in Modelling Symposium (EMS), 2013 European , vol., no., pp.635-639, 20-22 Nov. 2013, doi: 10.1109/EMS.2013.106.

(xxiv)       Arief Setyanto, John C Wood, and Mohammed Ghanbari. Evolution Analysis of Binary Partition Tree for Hierarchical Video Simplified Segmentation. In Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference, volume i, pages 52 - 57, 2014.

(xxv)         M.T. Qadri, J. Woods, K.T. Tan and M. Ghanbari, “Temporal Masking in No Reference Mode using Motion Vectors Analysis”, ICIC Express Letters, pp. 2913-2920, Vol. 7, Issue 11, November 2013. ISSN Number (1881-803X) Paper Published. 

(xxvi)     S. Al-Majeed, M. Fleury, U. Kruschwitz, and J. Woods,"Intelligent library system for academic knowledge exchange", BCS Int. IT Conf., Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2013.

(xxvii)     3. M.T. Qadri, J. Woods, K.T. Tan and M. Ghanbari, “Importance of Frame Selection in Video Quality Assessment”,  International Journal of Engineering Resarch and Applications, pp-014-017, Vol.2, Issue 5, September-October 2012  ISSN : 2248-9622. (Paper Published)

(xxviii)   Woods, Salah, Fleury 'Intelligent Library System for Academic Knowledge Exchange') for 2013 BCSIITC April 2013 BCS International IT Conference.

(xxix)       Alreshoodi, M.; Woods, J., "An empirical study based on a fuzzy logic system to assess the QoS/QoE correlation for layered video streaming," in Computational Intelligence and Virtual Environments for Measurement Systems and Applications (CIVEMSA), 2013 IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.180-184, 15-17 July 2013, doi: 10.1109/CIVEMSA.2013.6617417.

(xxx)         Genetic Algorithm for Inter-frame Region Object

Temporal Correlation in Binary Partition Tree

Arief Setyanto, John Charles Woods, Mohammed Ghanbari. 2012 International Conference on System Engineering and Technology

September 11-12, 2012, Bandung, Indonesia

(xxxi)     Yusof, K.M.; Woods, J. Range Estimation Based in a Deep Fade Linearity Function, ISTT2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 26-28 November 2012,

(xxxii)   Yusof, K.M.; Woods, J. Short-Range and Near Ground Propagation Model for Wireless Sensor Networks, SCORED2012, Penang, Malaysia, 5-6 December 2012. 

(xxxiii) K. M. Yusof, J. Woods, and S. Fitz, “Short Range Frequency Scanning Estimation for

Localisation in Cognitive Radio Environment,” in The International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), Hawaii, 2011, pp. 570576.

(xxxiv) Green consumer electronics: E-Clips, Electronic Control of Intelligent Power Systems, ICCE Las Vegas 2010, JC Woods, S Fitz pp 212-215

 

(xxxv)   A.F. Clark, J.C. Woods and O. Oechsle. A Low cost Airborne Platform for Ecological Monitoring. International archives of photogrammetry, remote sensing and spatial information sciences, vol 38, part 5, Newcastle 2010.

 

(xxxvi) Yusof, K.M.; Woods, J.; Fitz, S, "Frequency Scanning Using Software Defined Radio for Localised Range Estimation," Sensor Technologies and Applications, 2009. SENSORCOMM '09. Third International Conference on Sensor Networks , vol., no., pp.181-186, 18-23 June 2009

 

(xxxvii)                       Samanta, S. K. Price Regulation of Telecom Services Based on Infrastructure Cost Model, Technology Management and Policy Graduate Consortium Workshop, June 16-18, 2004, Cambridge, UK.

 

(xxxviii)                     Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Asymmetric pricing to increase MMS revenue, 8th Annual INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Conference, June 18-20, 2008, Montreal, Canada.

 

(xxxix) Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Network Design and Interconnection Pricing in a Heterogeneous Terrain, IEEE Conference, IST 2008 International Symposium on Telecommunications, August 27-28, 2008, Teheran, Iran.

 

(xl)             Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Future Mobile Billboard, 2009 IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, March 30-April 1, 2009, Princeton, New Jersey, USA.

 

(xli)           Samanta, S. K. Developing a model to predict the price sensitivity to subscription rates, revenue and profit margins across 6 diverse geographical markets, IIR Telecoms Pricing Conference, October 1-5, 2007, Vienna, Austria.

 

(xlii)         Samanta, S. K. Examining the parametric cost model and its application on telecom networks. IIR Telecoms Cost Allocation & Profitability Analysis, 1st - 4th December 2009, London, UK.

 

(xliii)       S. Ghanbari, J. C. Woods, H. R. Rabiee and S. M. Lucas, “Wavelet Domain Binary Partition Trees for Image Segmentation”, 6th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing, CBMI-2008, London, pp. 302 – 307, 18-20 June 2008

 

(xliv)       S. Ghanbari, J C. Woods, and S M. Lucas, “Semi-Automatic BPT for Image Retrieval”, 7th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing, CBMI-2009, Athens, pp. 33 – 37, 3-5 June 2009

 

(xlv)         S. Ghanbari, J C. Woods, and S M. Lucas, “BPT Using Multi-Dimensional Information For Semi-Automatic Content Retrieval”, The 6th European Conference on Visual Media Production,  CVMP 2009, British Film Institute (BFI) Southbank, London, November 2009

 

(xlvi)       “Active Discarding Packet Mechanisms for Video Transmission,” Victorio Robles, Mario Siller and John Woods, IEEE International Conference on Service-Oriented System Engineering (SOSE), San Antonio Texas, USA, April 2007. IEEE Catalog Number: 07EX1758C ISBN: 1-4244-1160-2 Library of Congress: 2007923136

 

(xlvii)     "An Ontology for the Quality of Experience Framework" Edson Gallo, Mario Siller, John Woods, IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2007), October  2007, Montreal Canada.

 

(xlviii)   Callaghan V, Woods J, Fitz S, Dennis T, Hagras H, Colley M, Henning I, "The Essex iDorm: A Testbed for Exploring Intelligent Energy Usage Technologies in the Home",  Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Green and Energy Efficient Building & New Technologies, International Convention Centre, Beijing China,  26th-28th March 20007

 

(xlix)       H. Lu, M. Ghanbari, and J. C. Woods, “A platform for region space analysis in binary partition trees,” Applied computing 2007, pp. 197-204, Slamanca, Spain, February 2007.

 

(l)                 H. Lu, M. Ghanbari, and J. C. Woods, “Establishing object correspondences by utilizing surrounding information,” in Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) 2006, pp. 1813–1816, (Atlanta, USA), October 2006.

 

(li)               Owen Holland, John Woods, Renzo De Nardi, and Adrian Clark. A Swarm of Miniature Aerial Vehicles. Proceedings of the 21st Bristol International UAV Systems Conference, April 2006.

 

 

(lii)             Owen Holland, John Woods, Renzo De Nardi, and Adrian Clark. Beyond Swarm Intelligence: The Ultraswarm. Proceedings of the IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium (SIS2005), eds. P. Arabshahi and A. Martinoli, IEEE, June 2005

 

(liii)           E. L. Andrade, J. C. Woods, H. Lu I. Henning and M. Ghanbari, “Generic object registration using multiple hypotheses testing in partition trees”, Proceedings of the European workshop on the integration of knowledge, semantics and digital media technology, Knowledge-based media analysis for self-adaptive and agile multimedia technology, pp. 23-30, November 25-26, 2004, London.

 

(liv)           M Siller and J Woods, "Using Quality of Experience and Objective Network metrics feedback to control Quality of Service in Conventional and Active Packet Networks", IEE EWIMT 2004 Proceedings, pp. 197-204, European Workshop on Integration of Knowledge, Semantic and Digital Media Technologies, London, UK, November 2004.

 

(lv)             Ernesto Luiz Andrade Neto, John Charles Woods, and Mohammed Ghanbari. “Automatic Marker Propagation in Partition Trees for Segmentation of Semantic Objects”. International Conference on “Multi-platform e-Publishing”
November 11, 2004 , Intracom Amphitheatre, Athens , GREECE

 

(lvi)           Ernesto L. Andrade Neto, John C. Woods, and Mohammed Ghanbari, “Segmentation Reliability Using Temporal Analysis for Outlier Removal in Player Identification”, IWSSIP 2004 Poland, September 2004, pp 215-218.

 

(lvii)         "An Archiving Mechanism for Real Time Video Transmission Emulation in Packet Networks”, M Siller and J Woods, IADIS 2004 Proceedings, Volume II, pp. 1005-1008, IADIS International Conference e-Society, Avila Spain, July 2004.

 

(lviii)       E. L. Andrade Neto, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Segmentation Reliability Using Temporal Analysis for Outlier Removal in Player Identification”, IWSSIP 2004.

 

(lix)           E. L. Andrade Neto, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Outlier Removal for Player Identification in Interactive Sport Scenes Using Region Analysis”, (WIAMIS 2004), IST, April, 2004, Lisbon, Portugal, pp 129-132.

 

(lx)             Ernesto L. Andrade Neto, John C. Woods, Ekram Khan, and Mohammed Ghanbari, "Techniques for Segmentation and Tracking", Web site conference, http://www.mediatech/2003.com/conference/papers.

 

(lxi)           E. L. Andrade Neto, E. Khan, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Player Classification in Interactive Sport Scenes Using Prior Information Region Space Analysis and Number Recognition”, IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) 2003, September 2003, Barcelona, Spain, vol. III, pp 129-132..

 

(lxii)         Woods J.C., 2003, “Spatial and Temporal Stability of Hierarchically Segmented Regions for Use as Conjugate Pairs in the Estimation of Depth and Tracking”, IASTED MIC, Innsbruck, Austria, JC Woods pp 501-506.

 

(lxiii)       E. L. Andrade Neto, E. Khan, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Player identification in interactive sport scenes using region space analysis prior information and number recognition”, IEE Visual Information Engineering (VIE) 2003, July, 2003, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK, pp 57-61.

 

(lxiv)       Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Arbitration by Selective Removal of Temporally Dependent Redundancies”, International Conference on Visual Information Engineering, 7-9 July 2003, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK, Conference Publication 495, pp. 9-12

 

(lxv)         QoS Arbitration for improving the QoE in Multimedia Transmission”, M Siller and J Woods, IEE VIE 2003 Proceedings, pp. 238-241, Visual Information Engineering International Conference, Guildford, UK, July 2003.

 

(lxvi)       Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Development of Quality of Experience Metric using Application and Network Level QoS Considerations”, Proceedings of World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando Florida, USA, July 2003 (full details not available yet)

 

(lxvii)     QoE in Multimedia Services Transmission”, M Siller and J Woods, SCI 2003 Proceedings, Volume VII, pp. 74-76, 7th World Multiconference on Systemics Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando Florida, USA, July 2003.

 

(lxviii)   E. L. Andrade Neto, E. Khan, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Segmentation and tracking using region adjacency graphs, picture trees and prior information”, IEE Visual Information Engineering (VIE) 2003, July, 2003, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK, pp 45-48.

 

(lxix)       "QoE Improvement of Multimedia Transmission”, M Siller and J Woods, IADIS 2003 Proceedings, Volume II, pp. 821-825, IADIS International Conference e-Society, Lisbon Portugal, June 2003.

 

(lxx)         Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Application and Network level Arbitration for Development of Quality of Experience Metric”, IADIS 2003 Proceedings, IADIS International Conference on e-Society, 3-6 June 2003, Lisbon Portugal

 

(lxxi)       “Improving Quality of Experience in Multimedia services Transmissions”, M Siller and J Woods, EPSRC PREP 2003 Proceedings (Oral Presentations), pp. 29-30, Postgraduate Research Conference in Electronics Photonics Communications and Software, Exeter, UK, April 2003.

 

(lxxii)     Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Multimedia Interaction and a Quality of Experience Metric based on Application and Network Level Considerations”, International Conference on Packet Video, 28-29 April 2003, Nantes, France

 

(lxxiii)   "Improving Quality of Experience for Multimedia Services by QoS Arbitration on a QoE Framework", M Siller and J Woods, IEEE PV 2003 Proceedings, 13th Packet Video Workshop, Nantes, France, April 2003.

 

(lxxiv)   Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Multimedia Stream Interaction: Arbitration of Video Latency Effects Caused by Long-term Bursts”, In Proc. Picture Coding Symposium, PCS 2003, 23-25 April 2003, Saint Malo, France, pp.107-110

 

(lxxv)     “A Quality of Experience Framework for Audio and Video Transmission”, M Siller and J Woods, IEE WIAMIS 2003 Proceedings, pp. 288-293, 4th European Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services, London, UK, April 2003.

 

(lxxvi)   E. L. Andrade Neto, E. Khan, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Segmentation and Tracking For Interactive Sport Scenes Using Region Space Analysis and a Priori Information”, WIAMIS 2003, Queen Mary University, April, 2003, London, UK, pp 214-219.

 

(lxxvii) E. L. Andrade Neto, E. Khan, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Segmentation and tracking for interactive sport scenes using region adjacency graphs, picture trees and prior information”, Picture Coding Symposium (PCS) 2003, April 2003, Saint Malo, France, pp 353-358.

 

(lxxviii)                       Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Development of End-user Quality of Experience Metric Based on Network and Application Level QoS Metrics”, EPSRC Postgraduate Conference, Exeter University, UK, April 2003

 

(lxxix)   Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Evaluation of Latency Effects of a Long-term Burst for Selective Removal of Dependant Packets”, In Proc. 4th European Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services, London, UK, April 2003, pp. 500-505

 

(lxxx)     Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Development of Arbitration Policy by Examination of Stream Interaction”, Proceedings of World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, July 2002, Orlando Florida, USA, Vol. IX, pp. 448-454

 

(lxxxi)   Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Evaluation of Stream Interaction of Coded Multimedia for Videoconference and Distance Learning”, EPSRC Postgraduate Conference, Nottingham University, UK, April 2002

 

(lxxxii) JC Woods, “Outlier Removal Algorithm for Model-Based Coded Video” ICIP 2001 Thessaloniki Greece.

 

(lxxxiii)                       JC Woods, “Fast Calculation of Motion Fields for Model-Based and Object Orientated Environments”, VLBV 2001, Athens Greece.

 

(lxxxiv)                       Mercy Mbise, John Woods, “Evaluation of Factors Governing Optimisation of Coded Multimedia for Best Virtual Presence”, EPSRC Postgraduate Conference, Keele University, UK, April 2001.

 

(lxxxv) J.C. Woods, S. Ramanan and D.E. Pearson,  “A Video Coder for Very Low Bit-rate Applications”. IPA conference Manchester 1999 pp 605-609.

 

(lxxxvi)                       J.C. Woods, S. Ramanan and D.E. Pearson, “Sensitivity of Model-based Coded Video to Packet Losses”, ICIP Chicago Illinois1998.

 

 

Journals:

           

 

(i)                A. Adeyemi-Ejeye, M. Alreshoodi, L. Al-Jobouri, M. Fleury, and J. Woods, "Packet Loss Visibility across SD, HD, 3D, and UHD video streams", Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, vol. 45, pp. 95-106, May 2017

 

(ii)             "A novel Membrane Inlet-Infrared Gas Analysis (MI-IRGA) system for monitoring of seawater carbonate system" Tracy Lawson, John Woods (LOM-16-06-0075.R1) Limnology and Oceanography 2016: Methods, upon the recommendation of Associate Editor Prof. Mike DeGrandpre.

(iii)             An Approach to Calculate the Efficiency for an N-Receiver Wireless Power Transfer System. Thabet Thabet and John Woods (IJACSA) International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, Vol. 6, No. 9, 2015

(iv)             Abdul-Kader, Sameera A., and John Woods. "Survey on chatbot design techniques in speech conversation systems." Int. J. Adv. Comput. Sci. Appl.(IJACSA) 6.7 (2015).

(v)              Alreshoodi, M.; Danish, E.; Woods, J.; Fernando, A.; De Alwis, C., "Prediction of Perceptual Quality for Mobile Video Using Fuzzy Inference Systems", IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, Nov 2015 issue. 

(vi)             “Survey on Chatbot Design Techniques in Speech Conversation Systems” has been published in (IJACSA) International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, Vol. 6, No. 7, 2015.

 

(vii)           Alreshoodi, M.; Adeyemi-Ejeye, A.O.; Woods, J.; Walker, S.D., "Fuzzy logic inference system-based hybrid quality prediction model for wireless 4kUHD H.265-coded video streaming," in Networks, IET , vol.4, no.6, pp.296-303, 11 2015 doi: 10.1049/iet-net.2015.0018 .

 

 

(viii)         Woods and Thabet “An Approach to Calculate the Efficiency for an N-Receiver Wireless Power Transfer System”, in International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA) in Volume 6 Issue 9 in 2015.

 

(ix)             Woods and Al-Zaidi. (AMDC) Algorithm for wireless sensor networks in the marine environment. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications 2015

 

 

(x)               Martha Hernández Ochoa,1 Mario Siller,1 John Woods,2 and Hector Alejandro Duran-Limon3 A performance analysis framework for WiFi/WiMAX Heterogeneous Metropolitan Networks based on Cross Layer Design" International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks Volume 2014 (3rd March 2014), Article ID 750971, 16 pages

 

 

(xi)              M.T. Qadri, J. Woods, K.T. Tan and M. Ghanbari, “Blockiness Estimation in Reduced Reference Mode for Image Quality Assessment”, International Journal of Computers Communications & Control, ISSN Number 1841-9844, Impact Factor 0.60 September 2013 (Article Submitted for  publication).

(xii)           M.T. Qadri, J. Woods, K.T. Tan and M. Ghanbari, Temporal Masking in No Reference Mode using Motion Vectors Analysis, ICIC Express Letters, pp. 2913-2920, Vol. 7, Issue 11, Impact factor 2.93,November 2013. (Accepted for Publication in November 2013).

(xiii)         M. Alreshoodi and J. Woods, “Survey on QoE/QoS correlation models for multimedia services,” Int. J. of Distrib. and Parallel Syst., vol. 4, no.3, pp. 53–72, 2013.

(xiv)         Yusof, K.M.; Woods, J.; Fitz, S.; "LFFSR: Localised Frequency Scanning Short Range Estimation for Wireless Sensor Networks", International Journal of Communication Networks and Information Security : Special Issue on Recent Advances in Wireless Networks, vol.2, no. 3, Dec. 2010

(xv)           Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2008). A Parametric Cost Model for Interconnection Service Price Determination, International Journal of Services and Standards, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 453-470.

(xvi)         Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2008). Impact of price on mobile subscription and revenue, Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp.370–383.

(xvii)       Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2009). Tariff balancing for increased subscription and revenue in a mobile network, International Journal of Mobile Communications, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 213-231.

(xviii)     Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2009). Special Delivery: An Increase in MMS Adoption, IEEE Potentials. Vol. 28, No. 1, January-February 2009, pp.12-16.

(xix)         Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2009). Asymmetric pricing and change in delivery to increase MMS revenue, International Journal of Revenue management, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 408-231.

(xx)           Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2009). Application of Parametric Cost Estimation Model to Telecommunication Networks, International Journal of Interdisciplinary Telecommunications and Networking, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 42-61.

(xxi)         Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2009). MMS to Improve Mobile Advertising Acceptance and Replace Billboard, International Journal of Mobile Marketing, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 61-67.

(xxii)       Samanta, S. K., Achilleos, A., Moiron, S. R. F., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2010).Automatic language translation for mobile SMS, International Journal of Information Communication Technologies and Human Development, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 43-58.

(xxiii)     Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2010). A business model for mobile commerce applications using Multimedia Messaging Service, International Journal of Business Information System, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 418-439.

(xxiv)     Samanta, S. K., Pan, H., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2010). Internet Pricing: A Two Sided Market Perspective, International Journal of Economics and Business Research, accepted for publication.

(xxv)       Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2010). Automatic Language Translation: an Enhancement to the Mobile Messaging Services, International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction, accepted for publication.

(xxvi)     Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2010). Modeling the Demand for Mobile Phone Subscription- A Progress Report, Journal of Telecommunications Management, accepted for publication.

(xxvii)   Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. A Parametric Cost Model for Interconnection Service Price Determination, International Journal of Services and Standards, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 453-470, 2008.

(xxviii) Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (2008). Impact of price on mobile subscription and revenue, Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management, (2008) 7, 370–383. doi:10.1057/rpm.2008.15; published online 2 May 2008.

(xxix)     Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. (Forthcoming). Tariff balancing for increased subscription and revenue in a mobile network, International Journal of Mobile Communications.

(xxx)       Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Special Delivery: An Increase in MMS Adoption, IEEE Potentials. Feb 2009, pp12-16

(xxxi)     Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Asymmetric pricing and change in delivery to increase MMS revenue, International Journal of Revenue management .Vol 3 no. 4 pp 408-427.

(xxxii)   Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Application of Parametric Cost Estimation Model to Telecommunication Networks, International Journal of Interdisciplinary Telecommunications and Networking. 2009 Vol 1 issue 3

(xxxiii) Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Introduction of new applications and pricing through improved MMS delivery, submitted to International Journal of Virtual Technology and Multimedia.

(xxxiv) Samanta, S. K., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Modeling the demand for mobile phone subscription: a progress report. Journal of Telecommunications management 2010, pp273-290

(xxxv)   Shirin Ghanbari, John C. Woods, Hamid R. Rabiee, and Simon Lucas. “Wavelet Domain Binary Partition Trees for Semantic Object Extraction”, Lucas Electronic Letters. Volume 43 Issue 22 October 25 2007. ISSN 0013-5194.

(xxxvi) IADIS International Journal on Computer Science and Information Systems. A Platform for Region Space Analysis in Binary Partition Trees, ISBN 1646-3692  pp 96-110, 2007.

(xxxvii)                       H. Lu, J. C. Woods, and M. Ghanbari, “Binary partition tree based on region evolution and its application to tree simplification,” IEEE Transactions on Image Processing pp 1131- 1138 ISSN: 1057 – 7149 Volume number 16, No. 4 April 2007

(xxxviii)                     H. Lu, J. C. Woods, and M. Ghanbari, “Binary partition tree for semantic object extraction and image segmentation,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, pp. 378-383, vol. 17, no. 3, March 2007.

(xxxix) JC Woods, M Siller, “Using an Agent Based Platform to Map Quality of Service to Experience in Conventional and Active Networks” IEE Communications, Vol. 153, issue 6, pp. 828-840, 2006.

(xl)             H. Lu, J. C. Woods, and M. Ghanbari, “Image segmentation by binary partition tree,” Electronics Letters, vol. 42, pp. 966-967, August 2006.

(xli)           H. Lu, E. L. Andrade, J. C. Woods, M. Ghanbari, and I. Henning, Generic object registration using multiple hypotheses testing in partition trees, IEE Proceedings Vision, Image & Signal Processing, Vol. 153, No. 3, pp. 323 - 330 (June, 2006).

(xlii)         Ernesto L. Andrade Neto, John C. Woods, Ekram Khan, and Mohammed Ghanbari , “Region Based Analysis and Retrieval for Tracking of Semantic Objects and Provision of Augmented Information in Interactive Sport Scenes”, IEEE Transaction on Multimedia. Vol 7, No. 6 December 2005, pp 1084 – 1097

(xliii)       M. Paredes-Farrera, M. Fleury, M. Mbise, M. Ghanbari JC Woods. “Best Packetisation scheme for H263 Internet Video Communication”. Electronics Letters 11 November 2004 Volume 40, Issue 23, p. 1476-1478

(xliv)       E. L. Andrade Neto, E. Khan, J. C. Woods and M. Ghanbari, “Description based object tracking in region space using prior information”, IEE Electronics Letters, Volume: 39, Issue: 7, Year: 3, April 2003, pp 600-602.

(xlv)         J.C. Woods, S. Ramanan and D.E. Pearson , “Selective Macroblock Level Switching for Model-based Coded Video”  Electronic Letters 4th March 1999 vol 35 No. 5 pp 388-389.

 

 

 

Book Chapter:

 

(i)                 S. Ghanbari, J C. Woods, and S M. Lucas, “Multi Dimension Binary Partition Tree”, Recent Advances in Multimedia Signal Processing and Communications, M. Grgic et al. (Eds.), SCI 231, pp. 73–90, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2009.

 

(ii)               J. Woods, Digital Video Transmission, The Cable and Telecommunications Professionals’ Reference, Volume 2, Transport Networks, pp.55-83 Focal Press, editor Goff Hill, 2008 Elsevier.

 

 

Books:

 

Growth of Telecommunication Services, Social, Cultural and Techno-Economical Issues J.C. Woods and S. Samanta. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing. ISBN 978-3-8433-8650-0. First published Feb 2011.

 

Alreshoodi, M.; Adeyemi-Ejeye, A.O.; Woods, J.; Walker, S.D., “Non-intrusive Video Quality Prediction Model and its Application in Bitrate Adaptation of Wireless Video Streaming” Book chapter in Handbook of Research on Multimedia Services and Applications in Mission Critical Communication Systems, IGI Global, 2016 (under review)

 

 

 

 

Invited Talk at International Business Conferences:

 

(i)     Samanta, S. K, J Woods, Developing a model to predict the price sensitivity to subscription rates, revenue and profit margins across 6 diverse geographical markets, IIR Telecoms Pricing Conference, October 1-5, 2007, Vienna, Austria.

 

(ii)   Samanta, S. K, J Woods,  Examining the parametric cost model and its application on telecom networks. IIR Telecoms Cost Allocation & Profitability Analysis, 1st - 4th December 2009, London, UK.

 

Patent:

 

(i)                 Samanta, S. K., Achilleos, A., Moiron, S. R. F., Woods, J. and Ghanbari, M. Automatic transcoding/translation for multimedia communications between two entities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Journal under review

 

 

 

 

"An IOT-enabled System for Marine Data Aquisition and Cartography",

Transactions on Networks and Communications, 2017. (under corrections)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martha Hernandez and Mario WINET

 

 

Mario et al The international journal of telecommunications Networking

 

Mario and Abraham J Lopez. Modelling and performance analysis of heterogenous networks based on embedded and conventional systems. Comnet, journal of computer networks