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Volume1 Issue3, July 2011, ISSN: 22312307 (Online)
Published By: Blue Eyes Intelligence Engineering & Sciences Publication Pvt. Ltd.

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Authors:

Subhransu Padhee, Abhinav Gautam, Yaduvir Singh, and Gagandeep Kaur

Paper Title:

A Novel Evolutionary Tuning Method for Fractional Order PID Controller

Abstract: PID controller is a well known controller which is used in most control applications. Around 90% control applications use PID controller as the controlling element. The tuning of PID controller is mostly done using ZeiglerNichols tuning method. But there are some inherent drawbacks of ZieglerNichols based tuning. For the optimal tuning of controller, the tuned values have to be changed using computer simulation to meet the process needs. In PID controller the derivative and the integral order are in integer. Fractional order PID (FOPID) is a special kind of PID controller whose derivative and integral order are fractional rather than integer. The key challenge of designing FOPID controller is to determine the two key parameters λ (integral order) and μ (derivative order) apart from the usual tuning parameters of PID using different tuning methods. Both λ and μ are in fraction which increases the robustness of the system and gives an optimal control. This paper proposes a novel tuning method for tuning λ and μ of FOPID using genetic algorithms.
Keywords: Fractional order PID, genetic algorithms, PID, ZieglerNichols
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voltage regulator system,” IET Gener. Transm. Distrib., vol. 3, issue 7, 2009, pp. 641649
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26. Fabrizio Padula, Antonio Visioli, “Tuning rules for optimal PID and fractional order PID controllers,” Journal of Process Control, 21, 2011, pp. 6981

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Authors:

Abhishek Katariya, Amita Yadav, Neha Jain

Paper Title:

Performance Elevation Criteria for OFDM under AWGN Fading Channel using IEEE 802.11a

Abstract: In this paper, the BER performance of OFDMBPSK 16 –QAM and 64–QAM system over AWGN fading channel has been reported. Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) is a key technique for achieving high data rates and spectral efficiency requirements for wireless communication systems. However in fading environments the bit error rate (BER) increases. The performance can be improved by using some kind of channel coding. This form of OFDM is called codedOFDM (COFDM). This paper presents a modeling and simulation of OFDM based on IEEE 802.11a standard. The flexibility of this model is because fading parameters compared to only one in AWGN fading model, which helps to analyze the severity of fading more deeply and this model is versatile enough to represent fading. Finally simulations of OFDM signals are carried with AWGN faded signal to understand the effect of channel fading .The performance of OFDM is compared in terms of BER vs SNR for different modulation formats.
Keywords: BER, OFDM Additive white Gaussian noise (AWGN), BPSK ,QAM
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Authors:

Archana Shende, Subhash Mishra , Shiv Kumar

Paper Title:

Comparison Of Different Parameters Used In Gmm Based Automatic Speaker Recognition

Abstract: The performance of Speaker recognition systems has improved due to recent advances in speech processing techniques but there is still need of improvement. In this paper we present the comparison of different parameters used in automatic speech recognition system to increase the accuracy of the system. The main goal here is a detailed evaluation of the parameters used in Automatic speech recognition system such as window type, MFCC frame size, number of Gaussian mixtures and GMM & VQ/GMM technique .In this paper we propose a decision function by using vector quantization techniques to decrease the training model for GMM in order to reduce the processing time.
Keywords: Gaussian Mixture Model (GMM), Mel Frequency Cepstral Coefficient (MFCC), Speaker Identification (SI), Speaker Verification (SV), Vector Quantization (VQ).
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Authors:

Vijender Singh, Deepak Garg

Paper Title:

Survey of Finding Frequent Patterns in Graph Mining: Algorithms and Techniques

Abstract: Graphs become increasingly important in modeling complicated structures, such as circuits, images, chemical compounds, protein structures, biological networks, social networks, the web, workflows, and XML documents. Many graph search algorithms have been developed in chemical informatics, computer vision, video indexing and text retrieval with the increasing demand on the analysis of large amounts of structured data; graph mining has become an active and important theme in data mining.
Keywords: Subgraphs, Graph Mining, gSpan
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Authors:

Abhishek Katariya, Neha Jain, Amita Yadav

Paper Title:

Performance Elevation Criteria Of Rs Coded Ofdm Transmission Over Noisy Channel

Abstract: OFDM has recently been applied widely in wireless communication system due to its high data rate transmission capability with high bandwidth efficiency. Error control codes are used to protect information from errors that can occur during transmission Reed Solomon (RS) codes is one of the most important and best known classes of non binary [5].In the present study a simulink of RS are done using single carriers transceivers, to observe the performance of RS code and choose the effective parameters that can improve OFDM system. Evaluation of Bit Error Rate (BER) performance for RS code as a function of code rate and block size are tested. This testing is applied to single carrier system with different channel model using QPSK technique. BER performance over Rayleigh channel and Rician channels are done respectively. In this paper, the system throughput of a working OFDM system has been enhanced by adding RS coding. The bit error rate (BER) performance degradation of OFDM system is investigated in different channel. We consider the effects of BER both in Rayleigh and Rician. The environment theoretical approximate calculation method is also derived of BER for binary using quaternary phase shift keying (QPSK) modulation schemes in OFDM systems. In addition, the method of BER calculation is validated by simulinks. In this paper Improvement of performance elevation criteria of RS coded OFDM TRANSMISSION over noisy channel is analyzed using simulink. The Simulink Communication tool and basic library tools are use with standard values in IEEE802.11A.
Keywords: BER, OFDM, RS Code, Fading Channels, QPSK, Simulinks
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Authors:

Md. Robiul Hoque, Md. RashedAlMahfuz

Paper Title:

A New Approach in Spatial Filtering to Reduce Speckle Noise

Abstract: Speckle noise gives a grainy appearance in radar, SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar), MRI (Magnetic Resonance imaging) images as well as ultrasound medical images. It reduces the image contrast, which has a direct negative effect on texturebased analysis of the imageries. In this paper, a new approach for speckle reduction technique has been proposed and then its performances on simulated (image with artificial speckle noise) imageries with other existing filtering methods has been compared. It has been found that, the proposed technique has better performance than others.
Keywords: Image enhancement, Noise Reduction, Spatial Filter, Speckle Noise
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Authors:

Supriya Khaitan, Supriya Raheja

Paper Title:

Finding Optimal Attack Path Using Attack Graphs: A Survey

Abstract: As the traditional methods, the result of vulnerability scanning can’t directly reflect complex attack routes existing in network, so the concept of attack graph comes. After analyzing host computer, devices link relation and the characteristic of attack, the model of network security status was built. Attack graphs are one of the important tools for analyzing security. A lot of research has been done on issues such as scalable and time efficient ways of generation of attack graphs. The intent of this paper is to study different ways to generate an attack graph and to provide future scope for research on these attack graphs.
Keywords: Attack Graph, Attack Path, Network Security, optimal attack path.
References:
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2. R. Ritchey and P. Amman,‖Using Model Checking to Analyze Network Vulnerabilities‖, Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, pp. 156165, 2000.
3. L. P. Swiler, C. Phillips, D. Ellis, and S. Chakerian, ―ComputerAttack Graph Generation Tool,‖ Proceedings of the Second DARPA Information Survivability Conference & Exposition (DISCEX II), Los Alamitos, California, vol. II, pp. 307321, IEEE Computer Society, 2001.
4. Xiaochun Xiao, Tiange Zhang, Huan Wang, Gendu Zhang ―A ComponentCentric Access Graph Based Approach to Network Attack Analysis,‖ in International Seminar on Future Information Technology and Management Engineering pp.171176, 2008
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19. Vaibhav Mehta, Constantinos Bartzis, Haifeng Zhu, ‖ Ranking Attack Graphs‖, IEEE Computer Society, 2006.
20. Somak Bhattacharya, S. K. Ghosh ―An Attack Graph Based Risk Management Approach of an Enterprise LAN‖ ‖ Journal of Information Assurance and Security 119127, 2008
21. Yue Chen, Barry Boehm Luke Sheppard ―Value Driven Security Threat Modeling Based on Attack Path Analysis‖ Proceedings of the 40th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences , 2007
22. Irina Petreska, Igor Tomovski, Eugenio Gutierrez ― Application of modal analysis in assessing attack vulnerabilityof complex networks‖ Commun Nonlinear Sci Numer SimulatScience Direct pp. 10081018,2009
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Authors:

Arun Kumar Gandhi , S.S.Tyagi

Paper Title:

Security Enhancement in Elliptic Key Cryptography Using Character Based Method

Abstract: It is widely recognized that data security will play a central role in the design of future IT system. Elliptic key cryptography recently gained lot of attention in industries when we talk about security. This paper discusses the basic operation how ECC is more secure than other public key cryptosystems and also how security can be enhanced in ECC by using characterbasedmethod.
Keywords: Elliptic Key Cryptography, Security
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Authors:

Priti Narwal, S.S. Tyagi

Paper Title:

Density Based Protocol For Head Selection In Wireless Sensor Networks

Abstract: In wireless sensor networks nodes have several limitations such as limited battery life, low computational capability, short radio transmission range and small memory space. However, the most severe constraint of the nodes is their limited energy resource because they cease to function when their battery has been depleted. To reduce energy usage in wireless sensor networks, many clusterbased algorithms have been proposed. Among those proposed, LEACH (Low Energy Adaptive Clustering Hierarchy) is a wellknown clusterbased sensor network architecture. In this paper, subtractive clustering technique, which is an enhancement in the basic LEACH protocol to deal with its severe shortcomings with respect to handling of node‘s nonuniform and time variant energy distribution.
Keywords: Clustering, Density based clustering, LEACH protocol, Subtractive clustering, Wireless Sensor Networks
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2. W. R. Heinzelman, A. P. Chandrakasan, and H. Balakrishnan, “An ApplicationSpecific protocol Architecture for wireless microsensor networks,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, October, 2002.
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Authors:

Roli Pradhan, KK Pathak, VP Singh

Paper Title:

Application of BPNN in the analysis of SBI’s Credit Capacity

Abstract: During the existing business scenario much need exists for a system that can predict the failure of any firm with accuracy much before the bankruptcy actually occurs. Credit decisions by commercial banks are based to a large extent on the financial statements provided by corporate borrowers as monitored using financial ratios suggesting their financial position. This paper uses the tailored backpropagation neural network endeavors to predict the financial ratios expressing the position of a firm to regulate the bankruptcy and assess the credit risks. It first estimates the financial ratio for a firm from 20012008 to the train the BPNN and uses the estimates of the year 2009 and 2010 values for the validation process. Finally it dwells to draw predictions for the period 20112015 and emphasizes the growing role of BPNN application based prediction models for banking sector with a case study of State Bank of India. We conclude with practical suggestions on how best to integrate models and research into policy making decisions. Along with establishing the ratios, analysis regarding the bankruptcy status of the firm is also analysed. The basic Z Score value of the firm from 20012008 has been used to predict the Z Score values upto 2015.
Keywords: Neural Networks, Credit lending, Credit Capacity, BPNN
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Authors:

Anand Tamrakar, Kamal K. Mehta

Paper Title:

Analysis of Effectiveness of Web based ELearning Through Information Technology

Abstract: Advancements of technology help in providing effective decisionmaking and problem solving in many aspects of life. Amongst the available technologies, Information Technology (IT) is one of the leading technologies in effectively utilizing the scarce resources to encounter the gap between solutions provided by existing methodologies and demands of society. Effectiveness of education system depends on the degree of quality it exhibits. Traditional learning models like classroom teaching and distance learning have their own limitations. It is increasingly becoming hard to maintain the standards of education due to limitations of infrastructure, finance and other resources including skilled manpower. Learning empowered through Information Technology (IT), to some extent ensures high quality learning by providing necessary information This project , study the effectiveness of elearning as it relates to the level of elearning experience It is clearly observed that, eLearning systems emphasise on quality and effective presentation of information.This paper has a hypothesis (regarding effectiveness of web based elearning and other learning methods) using a varying statistics and statistical methods performed on data. It includes a hypothesis statement and details for the performance of the hypothesis test on the data. The paper also includes an analysis of variance (ANOVA) computation for the data and an interpretation of the results.
Keywords: ANOVA, elearning, semantic web ,ontologies
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Authors:

R. HariKumar, T.Vijaya Kumar

Paper Title:

Estimation of Drowsiness and Classification of Epilepsy Risk Levels from EEG Signals Using Chaos Theory

Abstract: Chaos in nonlinear dynamical systems has become a widelyknown phenomenon and its presence has been identified in many different systems in virtually all the fields of science. In medical world, analyzing chaos in the brain and explore its dynamics is a challenging task to every individual. In this paper, an effective and a practical method for exploring such brain activities are studied. This paper relates a method to analyze an Electroencephalogram (EEG) using Correlation Dimension (CD) for drowsiness estimation in sleep onset and epilepsy. Dimension is a critical property since, it indicates how many independent state variables are required to reproduce the system dynamics in state space and this in turn indicates how many state variables should be included in a mathematical model of the system. Aside from this practical issue, the dimension is an indicator of the degree of "complexity" of a system and tracking any changes in dimension due to pathology or other manipulations to the system is a useful diagnostic criterion. For many chaotic systems, accurate calculation of the CD from measured data is difficult because of very slow convergence as the scale size is reduced. This paper proposes a method for collecting data at large scales, creating the time series and determining the possibility of constructing an attractor for establishing the deterministic character of dynamics of the underlying system.
Keywords: EEG Signals, Chaos, Sleep onset, Epilepsy, Correlation Dimension.
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Authors:

H.S. Behera

Paper Title:

Segmentation and Classification using Heuristic HRSPSO

Abstract: In this paper, a Heuristic Hybrid Rough Set Particle Swarm optimization (HRSPSO) Algorithm is proposed for partitioning a digital image into different segments that is more meaningful and easier to analyze segmentation andClassification. The heuristic HRSPSO algorithm has been implemented with a novel method in MATLAB platform considering 50 iterations and 20 particles. The experimental study and performance evaluation show that Heuristic HRSPSO optimization Algorithm is observed to be having optimal solution with smallest DB (DaviesBouldin) index and it converges after fifteenth iterations.
Keywords: Image Processing, Clustering, Image Segmentation, Classification, DaviesBouldin index, Rough Set, Particle Swarm Optimization, Hybrid Rough Set Theory, Image Pixel Classification, Fuzzy C Means (FCM).
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Authors:

Sumit Sahu, Bharti Dongre, Rajesh Vadhwani

Paper Title:

Web Spam Detection Using Different Features

Abstract: Spamming is any deliberate action solely in order to boost a web page’s position in search engine results, incommensurate with page’s real value. Web Spam is the Web pages that are the result of spamming. Web spam is the deliberate manipulation of search engine indexes. It is one of the search engine optimization methods. Implementing web spam on a search engine reduces the redundant and nondesirable results. In our paper we discuss the features which are responsible for web page ranking. We also discuss the results of the different classification techniques on our dataset which we process from the WEBSPAMUK2006 Dataset. We are also proposing a feature which will help in the web spam detection.
Keywords: web spam; feature selection; classification technique; N gram algorithm;
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Authors:

H. S. Hota, Ramesh Pratap Singh

Paper Title:

A minmax Approach for Improving the Accuracy of Effort Estimation of COCOMO

Abstract: This study proposed to extend the Constructive Cost Model (COCOMO) by incorporating the concept of minmax approach to estimation. Formal effort estimation models like Constructive Cost Model (COCOMO) are limited by their inability to manage uncertainties and imprecision surrounding software projects early in the development life cycle. A minmax approach is suggested to rectify data uncertainties and modeling errors. The proposed method of minmax is used to improve the accuracy of effort estimation of COCOMO and its result have been compared with the gradient descent, robust fuzzy clustering, kmean clustering methods of estimation. It has been observed that the proposed method have lowest and steady state absolute estimate error AE(k) and mean absolute estimate error MAE(k) for different value of k(time series) and different stepsize s.
Keywords: Sugeno fuzzy inference system, minmax method, Constructive Cost Model (COCOMO), effort estimation, Absolute Estimate Error, Mean Absolute Estimate Error.
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1. Steve McConnell. Rapid development: taming wild software schedules. Microsoft Press, 1996.
2. Mohit Kumar et al, A MinMax Approach to fuzzy clustering Estimation and Identification, IEEE Transaction on fuzzy system, vol.14, No. 2, PP 248262, 2006.
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4. Iman Attarzadeh, Siew Hock Ow, Improving the Accuracy of Software Cost Estimation Model Based on a New Fuzzy Logic Model, World Applied Science, Vol. 8(2), pp. 177184, 2010.
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Authors:

Rita Yadav, Danvir Mandal

Paper Title:

Optimization of Artificial Neural Network for Speaker Recognition using Particle Swarm Optimization

Abstract: This paper proposes a particle swarm optimization (PSO) based optimization technique for Artificial Neural Network weights optimization for speaker recognition. PSO is a search algorithm, in which each potential solution is seen as a particle with a certain velocity flying through the problem space. The particle swarms find optimal regions of the complex search space through the interaction of individuals in the population. PSO is attractive for optimization in that particle swarms will discover best optimized value as they fly within the subset space. Combining the ANN and PSO algorithms improves the performance as compared to that ANN alone.
Keywords: Artificial Neural Network (ANN), Feature Extraction, Matlab, Mel Frequency Cepstral Coefficient, Particle Swarm Optimization, Speaker Recognition.
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Authors:

Tarun Chopra, Jayashri Vajpai

Paper Title:

Classification of Faults in DAMADICS Benchmark Process Control System Using Self Organizing Maps

Abstract: This paper presents a new approach for classification of faults in a process control system with complex overlapping fault classes. It is based on the application of Self Organising Maps that possess the capability of efficient unsupervised learning. Using the SOM training process, the proposed approach derives a set of neurons by considering process monitoring dataset comprising of multiple measured attributes. This set of neurons constitutes the multilayered SOM, in which each neuron corresponds to a class of faults. The neurons with similar attribute values are spatially arranged in adjoining localities, to set up an exploratory linkage between the SOM and the fault dataset. The performance of the proposed method is found to be satisfactory for fault diagnosis in the DAMADICS Benchmark Process Control System, even for the overlapping fault classes that pose considerable difficulty to other classification approaches applied by researchers.
Keywords: Artificial Neural Networks, DAMADICS Benchmark Process Control System, Fault Diagnosis, Self Organizing Maps.
References:
1. T. Kohonen, “SelfOrganizing Maps,” SpringerVerlag Berlin, Heideberg, 1997.
2. Michal Bartys et al, “Introduction to the DAMADICS actuator FDI benchmark study” Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 577–596, 2006
3. Bocaniala et al, “On the applicability of stateoftheart fault diagnosis methodologies to simple and complex systems”, The annals of “DUNAREA DE JOS” University Of Galati Fascicle III, 2005 ISSN 1221454X, Electrotehnics, Electronics, Automatic Control, Informatics
4. Dustegor et al, “Structural analysis of fault isolability in the DAMADICS benchmark”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 597–608, 2006.
5. Puig et al, “Passive robust fault detection using interval observers: Application to the DAMADICS benchmark problem”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 621–633, 2006.
6. Supavatanakul et al, “Diagnosis of timed automata: Theory and application to the DAMADICS actuator benchmark problem”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 609–619, 2006.
7. Previdi et al , “Modelfree actuator fault detection using a spectral estimation approach: the case of the DAMADICS benchmark problem”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 635–644, 2006.
8. Bocaniala et al , “Application of a novel fuzzy classifier to fault detection and isolation of the DAMADICS benchmark problem”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 653–699, 2006.
9. Uppal et al , “A neurofuzzy multiplemodel observer approach to robust fault diagnosis based on the DAMADICS benchmark problem”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 699–717, 2006.
10. Witczak et al , “A GMDH neural networkbased approach to robust fault diagnosis: Application to the DAMADICS benchmark problem”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 671–683, 2006.
11. Calado et al , “FDI approach to the DAMADICS benchmark problem based on qualitative reasoning coupled with fuzzy neural networks”, Control Engineering Practice 14 , pp. 685–698, 2006.
12. Almeida et al , “Fault Detection and Diagnosis in the DAMADICS Benchmark Actuator System –A Hidden Markov Model Approach” Proceedings of the 17th World Congress, The International Federation of Automatic Control,Seoul, Korea, July 611, 2008.
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Authors:

Siddesh.G.K, K.N.Muralidhara, Manjula.N.Harihar

Paper Title:

Routing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks using Soft Computing techniques and performance evaluation using Hypernet simulator

Abstract: An adhoc network is a collection of wireless mobile hosts forming a temporary network without the aid of any established infrastructure or centralized administration. In such an environment, it may be necessary for one mobile host to enlist the aid of other hosts in forwarding a packet to its destination, due to the limited range of each mobile host’s wireless transmissions. Much effort has gone into mobile adhoc network (MANET) research over the past decade. Yet, even today, mobile adhoc networking is seen as a relatively new area of research. The reason for this can be traced to the fact that the maturity in truly understanding these networks is still alarmingly low and actual deployment of these networks rare. This paper presents a protocol for routing in ad hoc networks that uses soft computing techniques like neural networks, fuzzy logic and genetic algorithm. The simulation has been performed using hyper net simulator for various existing protocols like proactive routing , reactive routing, power aware routing protocol, hybrid routing . Our protocol uses soft computing techniques protocol for establishing the link between the nodes in minimum time. The results of our experimentation have been very satisfactory and we have achieved the goal of optimal route finding to a large extent. The simulation results are obtained using hypernet simulator and are also compared with the results obtained using NS2.
Keywords: Routing Protocol, MANET, Neural Nets, Fuzzy Logic, Genetic Algorithm, Soft Computing, hyper net.
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Authors:

Tarun Chopra, Jayashri Vajpai

Paper Title:

Fault Diagnosis in Benchmark Process Control System Using Stochastic Gradient Boosted Decision Trees

Abstract: Decision trees create an easily understood structure for evaluating complex decisions. Tree Boost models often have a degree of accuracy that cannot be obtained using a large, singletree model. Tree Boost models are adaptable, easy to interpret and often equal to or superior to any other predictive functions including neural networks. In this paper, the performance of the proposed approach based on Stochastic Gradient Boosted Decision Trees based method is demonstrated on the DAMADICS benchmark problem. An attempt has been made to improve the performance of fault diagnosis task on DAMADICS benchmark.
Keywords: Fault Diagnosis, Stochastic Gradient Boosted Decision Trees, DAMADICS
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Authors:

Sridevi.V, Jayanthy.T

Paper Title:

Design of Active Filters using CNTFET Opamp

Abstract: The main objective of this paper is to describe the work on modeling, performance benchmarking for nanoscale devices and circuits using Carbon Nano Tube Field Effect Transistors (CNTFETs), with the aim of guiding nanoscale device and circuit design. First, a compact model has been developed for MOSFET like Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistor (CNTFET) which posses high fabrication feasibility and superior device performance. The design aspects of a high performance CNTFET based operational amplifier are presented. This CNTFET opamp is used for the realization of various active filters and the simulation studies have been done using Hspice.
Keywords: Active Filter, Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistor, Hspice, MOSFET, Op amp.
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1. Arijit Raychowdhury, Saibal Mukhopadhyay and Kaushik Roy, ―Modeling of Ballistic Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors for Efficient Circuit Simulation‖, ICCAD’03,pp.487 490, November 1113, 2003.
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Authors:

Phalgun Pandya, Mandeep Singh

Paper Title:

Morphology Based Approach To Recognize Number Plates in India

Abstract: Automatic number plate recognition is a realtime embedded system which automatically recognizes the license number of vehicles. Such systems require the localization of number plate area in order to identify the characters present on it. This paper presents an approach based on simple but efficient morphological opening and closing operations for localization of Indian number plates. After localization the skew correction of the number plate is also done for effective segmentation of characters. The number plate skew correction greatly affects the accuracy of the character extraction. The character extraction is based on template matching approach. Our proposed algorithm has been tested on 100 samples and is found to be robust to detect vehicle license plates as well as extracting the numbers with an overall accuracy of 90%.
Keywords: Character Recognition, Template Matching, Morphology, LPR, ANPR.
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Authors:

Abdullah Al Masud, Hossain Md. Shamim, Amina Akhter

Paper Title:

Performance Analysis of AQM Schemes in Wired and Wireless Networks based on TCP flow

Abstract: TCP is the main protocol that carried the traffic in a reliable way. IP based network always facing congestion because of increasing traffic. To control congestion and implement QOS in TCP we perform a comparative study between different active queue management techniques. Queue management is an important part to provide for better utilization of buffer. Our objective is to perform a comparative study of RED, DropTail, REM and PI in wired and wireless network based on the number of TCP flows and how they perform in congested link.
Keywords: AQM, DROPTAIL, PI, RED, REM, TCP.
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Authors:

M.Suneetha, S. Sameen Fatima

Paper Title:

Corpus based Automatic Text Summarization System with HMM Tagger

Abstract: The rapid growth of the data in the Internet has overloaded the user with enormous amounts of information which is more difficult to access huge volumes of documents. Automatic text summarization technique is an important activity in the analysis of high volume text documents. Text Summarization is condensing the source text into a shorter version preserving its information content and overall meaning. In this paper a frequent term based text summarization technique with HMM tagger is designed and implemented in java. The proposed system generates a summary for a given input document based on identification and extraction of important sentences in the document. The model consists of four stages. In first stage, the system decomposes the given text into its constituent sentences, assigning the POS (tag) for each word in the text and stores the result in a table. The second stage removes the stop words, stemming the text and applying lemmatization. Feature term identification is done in third stage. Finally each sentence is ranked depending on feature terms. This stage reduced the amount of the sentences in the summary in order to produce a qualitative summary.
Keywords: Text Summarization, HMM Tagger, Brown Corpus, POS tagging.
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Authors:

Tony Gladvin George, N.Malmurugan

Paper Title:

UEP based on Proximity Pilot Subcarriers in OFDM

Abstract: A novel UnequalErrorProtection method is proposed that utilizes the subcarrier positions relative to pilot subcarriers in an OFDM multicarrier frame. With the available physical layer techniques, a prioritized encoding strategy based on the characteristics of the channel fading effects on the data subcarriers, those are in close proximity to the pilot subcarriers, for layered video is developed. The strategy is to efficiently map the bit streams of various priorities into the subcarriers with assisted information on their individual error recovery probability. The proposed technology maintains a minimum QoS for all periods outside outage since the high priority layer is guaranteed to be transmitted under BER constraints. At lower SNR scenarios this difference between the pilot proximate data subcarriers are more distinctive.
Keywords: Video Transmission, Unequal Error Protection, Proximity Pilot Subcarriers, OFDM.
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