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Program for 2017 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (I2MTC)

Time Aula Magna CDF-1 CDF-2 Council Room Denina (DISAT) DET Room II DET V Floor Roof & Terrace (DET) Room 7A Room 7B Valentino Castle Venaria Reale Session

Monday, May 22

09:00-18:00 Tutorials   Chapter Summit       Tutorials        
18:00-20:00               Tutorial Welcome Reception,
Young Professionals Meet-Up
         

Tuesday, May 23

08:30-17:30 Opening Session and Student Travel Grant Award Ceremony                       Registration
09:00-09:45 Plenary Lecture #1 - Nicholas G. Paulter                      
09:45-10:00       Coffee Break                
10:00-11:40 Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems I Data Acquisition Systems and Real-Time Measurements Signal Processing Techniques I           Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes I Measurement of Electric Quantities I    
11:45-12:30 Plenary Lecture #2 - J. Barry Oakes Award: John Lataire                      
12:30-14:00       Lunch                
13:30-15:30       TIM Board Meeting              
14:00-16:00         Poster Session            
16:00-18:00       Coffee Break     A Comprehensive Insight into Effective and Informed Archival Journal Publication Process - "Dos and Don'ts"          
16:20-18:00 Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems II SS2 - Wireless Sensor Networks in the Internet of Things era Energy and Power Systems I         Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes II Measurement of Electric Quantities II    
18:00-19:00                         Transfer to Welcome Party Location
19:00-21:00                     Welcome Party    

Wednesday, May 24

08:15-17:00 Plenary Lecture #3 - Keithley Award Winner: Jerome Blair                       Registration
09:00-09:15 Award Ceremony: Keithley Award & Innovation in Societal Infrastructure Award                      
09:15-09:30       Coffee Break                
09:30-11:10 Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems III Robotics, Control, Mechanical, and Material Measurements Energy and Power Systems II           Measurement of Electric Quantities III Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation I    
11:10-11:55 Plenary Lecture #4 - Jack Tuszynski                      
11:55-12:30 Award Ceremony & I2MTC 2018 Presentation                      
12:30-14:00       Lunch                
14:00-17:40 Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation II Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion I Energy and Power Systems III       INDUSTRY DAY - 1,
Industry Day Poster Session
  Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques I SS3 - Measurement in healthcare - applications in industry and in clinical settings I    
15:40-16:00       Coffee Break              
16:00-17:40 Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation III Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion II Measurement Systems and Theory I         Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques II SS3 - Measurement in healthcare: applications in industry and in clinical settings II    
18:00-18:30                         Bus Transfer Departure to Reggia di Venaria
19:00-22:30                       Gala Dinner  
22:30-23:00                         Bus Transfer from Venaria Reale to Politecnico di Torino

Thursday, May 25

08:30-16:00                         Registration
08:50-10:30 SS4 - Recent advances in fiber optic sensors: sensor design, instrumentation and measurement Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion III Measurement Systems and Theory II           Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes III SS8 - Advances in Environmental Measurements and Monitoring    
10:30-10:50       Coffee Break                
10:50-12:30 SS6 - Instrumentation and measurement for improving quality, reliability and safety: new perspectives for research and industry SS7 - Monitoring and control in chemical, pharmaceutical and process industry Signal Processing Techniques II           Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes IV Measurement Applications and Software I    
12:30-14:00       Lunch                
14:00-15:30           Poster Session            
15:30-15:50       Coffee Break                
15:50-17:30 SS9 - Advanced Measurement and Data Processing for Complex Engineering System Health Monitoring SS5 - Instrumentation and measurement science and technology in Archaeometry and for the Conservation and Display of tangible Cultural Heritage SS13 - New trends in education in instrumentation and measurement           Image Processing and Computational Intelligence Techniques Measurement Applications and Software II    
17:30-18:00 Closing Session                        
18:30-20:30 Concert of the Politecnico Choir                        

Monday, May 22

Monday, May 22, 09:00 - 18:00

Tutorials

See Tutorial Program: http://2017.imtc.ieee-ims.org/tutorial-program
Rooms: Aula Magna, CDF-1, CDF-2, Room 7A

Monday, May 22, 09:00 - 17:30

Chapter Summit

Room: Denina (DISAT)
Chair: Sergio Rapuano (University of Sannio, Italy)

Monday, May 22, 18:00 - 20:00

Tutorial Welcome Reception

Room: Roof & Terrace (DET)

Young Professionals Meet-Up

Room: Roof & Terrace (DET)

Tuesday, May 23

Tuesday, May 23, 08:30 - 17:30

Registration

Tuesday, May 23, 08:30 - 09:00

Opening Session and Student Travel Grant Award Ceremony

Room: Aula Magna

Tuesday, May 23, 09:00 - 09:45

Plenary Lecture #1 - Nicholas G. Paulter

Room: Aula Magna

Tuesday, May 23, 09:45 - 10:00

Coffee Break

Room: Council Room

Tuesday, May 23, 10:00 - 11:40

Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems I

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Kurt Barbé (Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Faculty of Sciences / Faculty Medicine (GEWE), Belgium), Domenico Grimaldi (University of Calabria, Italy)
Early Lung Cancer Identification Based on ERT Measurements
Benyuan Sun, Yue, Ziqiang Cui, Zhenhua Hao, Huaxiang Wang and Weiyang Zhang (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
RTD-Fluxgate Sensor for Measurements of Metal Compounds in Neurodegenerative Diseases
Carlo Trigona, Salvatore Baglio, Bruno Andò and Valentina Sinatra (University of Catania, Italy); Adi R. Bulsara (Space and Naval Warfare Center (San Diego), USA); M. Zappia (University of Catania, Italy); Alessandra Nicoletti and G. Mostile (AOU Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele of Catania, Italy)
Pulse oximeters in preterm patients: Effect of limb movement artifacts and positioning
Paolo Marchionni (Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy); Lorenzo Scalise (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy); Stefano Nobile (Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Italy); Virgilio Carnielli (Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy)
A flow-through infusion calorimeter for measuring muscle energetics during pharmacological interventions
Andrew Taberner (University of Auckland, New Zealand); Toan Pham, June-Chiew Han, Riaz Uddin and Denis Loiselle (Univerisity of Auckland, New Zealand)
Combining Distance and Force Measurements to Monitor the Usage of Walker Assistive Devices
Jose Costa Pereira (ESTSetúbal, Portugal); Vítor Viegas (Polytechnic Institute of Setubal & SetUbal School of Technology, Portugal); Octavian Adrian Postolache (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisboa/IT & Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal); Pedro M. B. Silva Girão (Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal)

Data Acquisition Systems and Real-Time Measurements

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil), Alberto Vallan (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Development of a Handheld Human Head Scanner Based on an RGB-D Sensor
Haiwei Dong (University of Ottawa, Canada); Nadia Figueroa (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland); Abdulmotaleb El Saddik (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Using Software Defined Radios for Baseband Phase Measurement and Frequency Standard Calibration
Carsten Andrich (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS); Alexander Ihlow (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany); Wim A. Th. Kotterman (Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany); Niklas Beuster (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany); Giovanni Del Galdo (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS & Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany)
Efficient Analysis of Power Consumption Behaviour of Embedded Wireless IoT Systems
Albert Pötsch and Achim Berger (Linz Center of Mechatronics GmbH, Austria); Andreas Springer (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria)
CMOS Technology Scaling Advantages in Time Domain Signal Processing
Jussi-Pekka Jansson, Pekka Keränen and Juha Kostamovaara (University of Oulu, Finland); Andrea Baschirotto (University of Milano Bicocca, Italy)
Design of a Fast, High-Resolution Sensor Evaluation Platform applied to a Capacitive Position Sensor for a Micromirror
Lisa-Marie Faller (Alpen-Adria Universitaet, Austria); Juliana Leitzke and Hubert Zangl (Alpen-Adria Universität, Austria)

Signal Processing Techniques I

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: Pasquale Daponte (University of Sannio, Italy), Marco Faifer (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Velocity Measurement of Oil-Water Two-Phase Flow Based on Ultrasonic Doppler
Xuewei Shi, Xiaoxiao Dong, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Rail crack detection based on the adaptive noise cancellation method of EMD at high speed
Xin Zhang, Yan Wang, Kangwei Wang, Shen Yi and Hengshan Hu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Hardware-Based Simplified Discrete Wavelet Transform for Detecting High-Voltage Spindles in Neuron Signals
Yu-Chieh Chen (Department of Electrical Engineering, National Tsing-Hua University & Instrument Technology Research Center, Advanced Electronic System Division, Taiwan); Ramesh Perumal (National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan); Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Hsin Chen (The Institue of Electronics Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan)
Iterative Method for the Definition of Frequency-Domain Volterra Models
A Frequency-Domain Linear Least-Squares Approach for Complex Sine-wave Amplitude and Phase Estimation
Daniel Belega (University of Timisoara, Romania); Dario Petri (University of Trento, Italy); Dominique Dallet (IMS Laboratory - University Bordeaux, France)

Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes I

Room 7A
Chairs: Dario Petri (University of Trento, Italy), Jesus Ureña (University of Alcala, Spain)
Methods and Measuring Systems for Calibration of Non-Contact Vibrodiagnostics Systems
Pavel Procházka (Institute of Thermomechanics AS CR, v. v. i., Czech Republic)
A Novel Virtualized Testbed for Embedded Networking Nodes (VTENN)
Manuel Schappacher (Offenburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany); Artem Yushev (Offenburg University of Applied Sciences & Université de Haute-Alsace, Germany); Axel Sikora (University of Applied Sciences Offenburg, Germany); Voicu Groza (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Real-Time Monitoring of the Hydration Level by Multi-Frequency Bioimpedance Spectroscopy
Daniele Allegri, David Vaca, Denis Ferreira, Marco Rogantini and Diego Barrettino (University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), Switzerland)
Resonant Cavity Water Cut Meter with Automatic Resonance Tracking System
Heron Eduardo de Lima Ávila, Fernando Rangel de Sousa and Daniel J. Pagano (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)
IEEE 802.11n for Distributed Measurement Systems
Federico Tramarin (National Research Council of Italy & University of Padova, Italy); Stefano Vitturi (CNR, Italy); Michele Luvisotto (University of Padova, Italy)

Measurement of Electric Quantities I

Room 7B
Chairs: Alessandra Flammini (University of Brescia, Italy), Lorenzo Peretto (University of Bologna, Italy)
Electrical and Electromagnetic Measurements of an Inductorless DC/DC Converter
Sergio Saponara and Gabriele Ciarpi (University of Pisa, Italy)
A Novel Nanocrystalline-based Current Transformer Working on Saturated Region
Cleonilson Protasio Souza (Federal University of Paraiba & Center of Alternative and Renewable Energies, Brazil); Jailton Ferreira Moreira (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Paraiba, Brazil); Yuri Rodriguez (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil)
Impact of transistor model uncertainty on microwave load-pull simulations
Gianni Bosi and Antonio Raffo (University of Ferrara, Italy); Gustavo Avolio (Kuleuven, Belgium); Dominique Schreurs (KU Leuven, Belgium); Giorgio Vannini (University of Ferrara, Italy)
A Receiving Instruments of the Earth's Natural Pulse Electromagnetic Field and Its Data Analysis via Time-Frequency Method before an Earthquake
Guocheng Hao and Yuxiao Bai (China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), P.R. China); Min Wu (China University of Geosciences, P.R. China); Juan Zhao and Yue Yang (China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), P.R. China)
A Simple and Efficient Oscillator Based Read-out Scheme for LVDT
Vinodhini G. (Anna University, India); Sankaran Aniruddhan and Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India); Dhurga Devi J and Ramakrishna P.v. (Anna University, India)

Tuesday, May 23, 11:45 - 12:30

Plenary Lecture #2 - J. Barry Oakes Award: John Lataire

Room: Aula Magna

Tuesday, May 23, 12:30 - 14:00

Lunch

Room: Council Room

Tuesday, May 23, 13:30 - 15:30

TIM Board Meeting

Room: Denina (DISAT)

Tuesday, May 23, 14:00 - 16:00

Poster Session

DET Room II
Chairs: Emma Paola Angelini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Reinoud Wolffenbuttel (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
Combining Impedance Spectroscopy with Optical Absorption Spectroscopy in the UV for Biofuel Composition Measurement
Luke Middelburg (TU Delft, The Netherlands); Reinoud Wolffenbuttel (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Mohammadamir Ghaderi, Andre Bossche and Jeroen Bastemeijer (TU Delft, The Netherlands); Ger De Graaf (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Jaco Visser (Ford, USA)
A Text-dependent Speaker-Recognition System
Dany Ishak and Antoine B. Abche (University of Balamand, Lebanon); Georges Nassar (UVHC, France); Elie Karam (university of Balamand, Lebanon); Dorothee Callens (IEMN-DOAE, UVHC, Lebanon)
Design And Development Of A Non-Contact Measurement System Applied For A Conveyor
Joey Sousa (Instituto Federal do Ceará & Campus Fortaleza, Brazil); Verilton Da silva, Luiz henrique Nóbrega and Edleusom Silva (IFPB, Brazil); Francisco Silva (IFCE, Brazil); Jailton Ferreira Moreira (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Paraiba, Brazil)
Aerial remote sensing of underwater acoustic signal based on laser interference
Mingjian Sun (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Guangnan Wan (University of Harbin Institute of Technology,Wei hai, P.R. China); Xinrui Zhuang and Jinshan Zhou (Harbin Institute of Technology, Weihai, P.R. China); Shen Yi and Miao Zhang (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Hai Du (Harbin Institute of Technology, Weihai, P.R. China)
The Coupling Model between the Upper and Lower Limbs during Bipedal Walking
Jiali Yu, Zhiyuan Zhao, Yongqiang Wu, Wei Jiang, Hao Guo and Juan Li (Soochow University, P.R. China); Fei Qi (Soochow University, P.R. China); Hongmiao Zhang (Soochow University, P.R. China)
Radio measurements on a customized software defined radio module: A case study of Energy detection spectrum sensing
Thomas Jordbru and Henning Idsøe (Norway & University of Agder, Norway); Linga Reddy Cenkeramaddi (University of Agder & University of Agder, Norway); Baltasar Beferull-Lozano and Mohammed Hamid (University of Agder, Norway)
Time-Domain Characterization of a Wireless ECG System Event Driven A/D Converter
Saeed Mian Qaisar (Effat University, Jeddah, KSA & INPG, ENSEIRB, France); Manel Ben-Romdhane (Sup'Com, Tunisia); Omar Anwar (Effat University, Jeddah, KSA, Saudi Arabia); Mariam Tlili (GRESCOM Research Lab., SUP'COM, University of Carthage & IMS Research Lab., University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux INP ENSEIRB-MATMECA, Tunisia); Asma Maalej (SUPCOM, Tunisia); Francois Rivet (University of Bordeaux, France); Chiheb Rebai (Ecole Superieure des Communications de Tunis (SUP'COM), Tunisia); Dominique Dallet (IMS Laboratory - University Bordeaux, France)
Real-time Pitch Diameter Measurement of Internal Thread for Nut using Laser Triangulation
Chun-Fu Lin (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Hong-Ren Fang (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan); Chih-Yen Chen (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Jyh-Rou Sze (Instrument Technology Research Center-NARL, Taiwan)
Robust Detection of Acoustic Partial Discharge Signals in Noisy Environments
Ramy Hussein (Unversity of British Columbia, Canada); Khaled Bashir Shaban (Qatar University & College of Engineering, Qatar); Ayman El-Hag (American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE))
An Automatic System for Testing of Low-Cost Electric Energy Meters Under Distorted Conditions
Giovanni Bucci (Universita' Dell' Aquila, Italy); Fabrizio Ciancetta, Flavio D'Innocenzo and Edoardo Fiorucci (University of L'Aquila, Italy); Daniele Gallo (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy); Carmine Landi (Second University of Naples, Italy); Mario Luiso (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy)
A simplified approach for load flow analysis in MV smart grids based on LV power measurements
Antonio Cataliotti, Valentina Cosentino and Salvatore Nuccio (University of Palermo, Italy); Dario Di Cara (National Research Council, Institute of Intelligent System for Automation, Italy); Nicola Panzavecchia and Giovanni Tinè (National Research Council, Italy)
Implementation of Phasor Measurement Units on Low-cost Embedded Platforms: a Feasibility Study
Pietro Tosato, David Macii and Davide Brunelli (University of Trento, Italy)
Low Cost De─energizing Warning Meter Algorithm for Sensitive Loads
Jose-Maria Flores-Arias (University of Cordoba, Spain); Francisco J. Bellido Outeiriño and Emilio J. Palacios-Garcia (University of Córdoba, Spain); Aurora Gil de Castro (University of Cordoba, Spain); Antonio Moreno-Munoz and Miguel Angel Quero-Corrales (University of Córdoba, Spain)
A Three-Core Power Cable Online Monitoring System Based on Phase Current Sensing
Yanling Yuan (Tangshan Electrical Power Company, P.R. China); Shisong LI (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Jie Dong and Jingfu Gan (Tangshan Electrical Power Company, P.R. China); Wei Zhao (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Songling Huang (Tsinghua university, P.R. China); Lei Chen (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
Multivariable Optimization Method for Inductive Power Transfer in Wireless Sensors Nodes
Lucas Murliky (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil); Rodrigo W Porto and Valner Brusamarello (UFRGS, Brazil)
A superpixel-based codebook model for real time foreground detection
Shicai Fan (UESTC, P.R. China)
Misalignment contribution to the autocollimator's scale distortion
Guillermo J. Bergues (Universidad Tecnológica Nacional - FRC & CEMETRO, Argentina); Clemar Schurrer (Universidad Tecnológica Nacional - FRC, Argentina); Nancy Brambilla (CEMETRO, Argentina); Luis Canali (Universidad Tecnológica Nacional - FRC, Argentina)
An improved method of rail health monitoring based on CNN and multiple acoustic emission events
Xin Zhang, Kangwei Wang, Yan Wang, Shen Yi and Hengshan Hu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Method of Tikhonov Regularization for Weighted Frequency-Difference Electrical Impedance Tomography
Bing Han, Yanbin Xu and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
An Adaptive Local Weighted Image Reconstruction Algorithm for EIT/UTT Dual-Modality Imaging
Guanghui Liang, Shangjie Ren and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
A Method of Spatially Adaptive Lp Regularization for Electrical Tomography
Zheng Wang, Yanbin Xu and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Rotational Speed Measurement through Digital Imaging and Image Processing
Yunfan Wang (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Lijuan Wang (North China Electric Power University, P.R. China); Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Uncertainty of Line Camera Image based Measurements
Giuseppe Di Leo and Consolatina Liguori (University of Salerno, Italy); Antonio Pietrosanto (University of Salerno & CEO of SPRING OFF srl, Italy); Roald Lengu (Ansaldo STS, Italy)
Measuring Changes in the Plantar Temperature Distribution in Diabetic Patients
Daniel Hernandez-Contreras (INAOE, Mexico); Hayde Peregrina-Barreto (Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica, Mexico); Jose J. Rangel-Magdaleno, Felipe Orihuela-Espina and Juan Ramirez-Cortes (INAOE, Mexico)
Compressive Hyperspectral Imaging with Spatial Energy Distribution Information
Zhao Rongqiang, Tong Zhao, Qiang Wang and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Jing Jin (Harbin institute of Technology, P.R. China); Zhaojun Wu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Coupled Denoising and Unmixing with Low Rank Constraint and Hypergraph Regularization for Hyperspectral Image
Zhaojun Wu and Xuan Liu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Tiancheng Wang (Shanghai Institute of Satellite Engineering, P.R. China); Qiang Wang and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Jing Jin (Harbin institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Recursive Intelligent Matching Pursuit Method for Image Sequences Reconstruction Based on L0 Minimization
Dan Li, Chaoran Liu, Xuan Liu, Zhaojun Wu, Qiang Wang and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
A Feedback-Based Construction of Multilayer Measurement Matrix for Compressive Sensing
Tianyou Zheng, Qiang Wang, Yue Shen, Shen Yi and Xiaotian Lin (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Sensitivity Analysis of Influence Quantities on Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Face-Based Recognition Systems
Giovanni Betta (University of Cassino, Italy); Domenico Capriglione, Mariella Corvino, Consolatina Liguori and Paolo Sommella (University of Salerno, Italy)
Automatic stellar spectral classification with multiple intelligent classifiers
Israel Cruz-Vega (CONACYT-INAOE, Mexico); Hayde Peregrina-Barreto (Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica, Mexico); Jose J. Rangel-Magdaleno and Juan Ramirez-Cortes (INAOE, Mexico); Leopoldo Altamirano (National Institute for Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics, Mexico)
Flow Characteristics of V-Cone Flowmeter in Wet Steam
Chao Wang (Tianjin University, P.R. China); Tianyi Li (School of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Tianjin University, P.R. China); Hongbing Ding (Tianjin Uinversity, P.R. China); Jinxia Li (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Brain Tissue Based Sensitivity Matrix in Hemorrhage Imaging by Magnetic Induction Tomography
Zhili Xiao, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Numerical Simulations of Electric and Acoustic Fields in Human Abdomen Models
Qinhui Wang, Shangjie Ren and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Design and Implementation of a Hand-To-Hand Multifrequency Bioimpedance Measurement Scheme for Total Body Water Estimation
Anusha A S (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India); Preejith Sp (HTIC-IITMadras, India); Jayaraj Joseph (Healthcare Technology Innovation Centre, IIT Madras, India); Mohanasankar Sivaprakasam (IIT Madras, India)
A survey of time-of-flight algorithms to determine bone positions in movement
Jose Manuel Fresno (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain); Romano Giannetti (Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Spain); Guillermo Robles (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
EOG Analog Front-end for Human Machine Interface
Maikon Del Re Perin (University of Caxias do Sul, Brazil); Rodrigo W Porto (UFRGS, Brazil); Angelo Zerbetto (Universidade de Caxias do Sul, Brazil); Marilda Spindola (University of Caxias do Sul, Brazil)
A Capacitive Proximity Sensing Scheme for Human Motion Detection
Atika Arshad (International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia); Sheroz Khan and Ahm Zahirul Alam (Inetrnational Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia); Kushsairy Kadir (Universiti Kuala Lumpur British Malaysian Institute, Malaysia); Ahmad Fadzil Ismail (International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia); Rumana Tasnim (IIUM, Malaysia)
Effects of the Inhomogeneity of the Time Resolving CMOS Single-Photon Avalanche Diode Array on Time-gated Raman Spectroscopy
Ilkka Nissinen, Jan Nissinen and Juha Kostamovaara (University of Oulu, Finland)
A Practical Portable Photometer using LEDs as Inspection light source
Po-Jui Chen (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Hsiao-Ting Wang, Lih-Yuan Lin and Ban-Dar Hsu (National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan); Da-Ren Liu (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Wen-Hong Wu (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan)
Robust Estimation and Tracking of Heart Rate by PPG Signal Analysis
Alessandra Galli and Guglielmo Frigo (University of Padova, Italy); Claudio Narduzzi (Universita' di Padova, Italy); Giada Giorgi (University of Padova, Italy)
Automatic Renal Interstitial Fibrosis Quantification System
Wei Keat Tey, Ye Chow Kuang and Joon Joon Khoo (Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia); Melanie Ooi (Heriot-Watt University, Malaysia); Serge Demidenko (Massey University, New Zealand)
Optimized Power Harvesting Module for an Autonomous Sensor System Implanted in a Total Knee Prosthesis
Muhammad Ahmed Khan, Mauro Serpelloni and Emilio Sardini (University of Brescia, Italy)
Weighted Singular Value Thresholding for Sparse Photoacoustic Microscopy
Minghua Wang, Xuan Liu, Qiang Wang, Mingjian Sun, Zhao Rongqiang and Zhaojun Wu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
TDM-FDM configuration of Electromagnetic Tracking System for image-guided surgery devices
Anna Maria Lucia Lanzolla and Filippo Attivissimo (Polytechnic of Bari, Italy)
Brain Activation Energy Monitor System with self-developed NIRI sensor
Ya-Wen Tang (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan)
Photoacoustic tomography based on a novel linear array ultrasound transducer configuration
Xiangwei Lin, Guanji Leng, Shen Yi, Yan Wang, Miao Zhang and Mingjian Sun (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Evaluation of Muscle Synergies Stability in Human Locomotion: A comparison between normal and fast walking speed
Daniele Rimini, Valentina Agostini and Marco Knaflitz (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Blood Urea Nitrogen Analyzer Developed to Prevent Acute Stroke-in-Evolution
Rui-Cian Weng (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan)
Gait measurements in the transverse plane using a wearable system: An experimental study of test-retest reliability
Valeria Rosso (Politecnico di Torino & University of Jyväskylä, Italy); Laura Gastaldi and Valentina Agostini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Ryo Takeda and Shigeru Tadano (Hokkaido University, Japan)
Fabrication and calibration of three temperature probes for monitoring the effects of thermal cancer ablation
Carlo Massaroni (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Marcello Ariano (Università Campus Bio-Medico, Italy); Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Andrea Polimadei (Research Centre of Frascati, ENEA, Italy); Michele Arturo Caponero (ENEA Frascati Research Centre, Italy); Emiliano Schena and Sergio Silvestri (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy)
Mechanical Behavior of Photopolymer for Additive Manufacturing Applications
Fan-Chun Hsieh (Instrument Technology Research Center & National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Ping-Hung Lin, Hsu-Pin Pan, Chih-Sheng Yu, Chun-Ming Chang and Yi-Chiuen Hu (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan)
NeuroEvolution of Augmenting Topologies based Musculor-Skeletal Arm Neurocontroller
Ruoshi Wen, Zixi Guo, Tong Zhao, Xiang Ma, Qiang Wang and Zhaojun Wu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Positioning Control on a Collaborative Robot by Sensor Fusion with Liquid State Machines
Davi Sala (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil); Valner Brusamarello (UFRGS, Brazil); Ricardo de Azambuja (Plymouth University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Angelo Cangelosi (Adaptive Behaviour and Cognition Research Group, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
A Novel Fault Diagnosis Method for Rolling Bearing Based on EEMD-PE and Multiclass Relevance Vector Machine
Xiaodong Liu, Yinsheng Chen and Jingli Yang (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Motion Recognition Based on Concept Learning
Xiang Ma, Tong Zhao, Ruoshi Wen, Zhaojun Wu and Qiang Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Identification of the Catenary Structure Wavelength using Pantograph Head Acceleration Measurements
Hongrui Wang (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Zhigang Liu (Southwest Jiaotong University, The Netherlands); Alfredo Núñez and Rolf Dollevoet (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
Weak signal detection based on underdamped multistable stochastic resonance
Yaguo Lei (Xi'an Jiaotong University, P.R. China); Zijian Qiao (Xi'an Jiaotong University); Xuefang Xu and Jing Lin (Xi'an Jiaotong University, P.R. China)
Dark Channel Prior Principle and Morphology Based Horizon Detection Method
Yabing Lu (Harbin Institute of Technology & Control Science and Engineering, P.R. China); Miao Zhang (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Lingsha Zheng (AVIC Chengdu Aircraft Design & Research Institute, P.R. China); Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Fast and Robust Identification of GSM and LTE Signals
Yahia Eldemerdash (Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada); Octavia A. Dobre (Memorial University, Canada); Oktay Üreten and Trevor Yensen (Allen Vanguard, Canada)
Particle swarm for path planning in a racing circuit simulation
Maurizio Bevilacqua and Antonios Tsourdos (Cranfield University, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
FPGA-Based Broken Bar Detection on IM Using OMP Algorithm
Carlos Morales-Perez (National Institute for Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics, Mexico); Jose J. Rangel-Magdaleno (INAOE, Mexico); Hayde Peregrina-Barreto (Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica, Mexico); Juan Ramirez-Cortes (INAOE, Mexico); Israel Cruz-Vega (CONACYT-INAOE, Mexico)
Coherent VI-MLP-CFAR Detector for IDEPAR Demonstrator (DVB-T passive radar) in Ground Traffic Monitoring
Nerea del Rey-Maestre, Javier Rosado-Sanz and Pedro-Jose Gomez-del-Hoyo (University of Alcala, Spain); David Mata-Moya (University of Alcalá, Spain); Maria -Pilar Jarabo-Amores (Alcala university, Spain)
Making use of continuous measurements for change detection purposes: an application to water distribution networks
Andrea Scozzari (CNR ISTI, Italy); Gianpiero Brozzo (ACAM Spa, Italy)
Quasi-logarithmic frequency resolution approach in DFT based spectral estimation
Carmine Ciofi, Graziella Scandurra, Gino Giusi and Gianluca Cannatà (University of Messina, Italy)
Performance Improvement of an Ultrasonic LPS by applying a Multipath Compensation Algorithm
David Gualda (University of Alcala, Spain); Teodoro Aguilera and Fernando J. Álvarez Franco (University of Extremadura, Spain); José M. Villadangos, Alvaro Hernández and Jesus Ureña (University of Alcala, Spain)
Measurements of temperature during thermal ablation treatments on ex vivo liver tissue using fiber Bragg grating sensors
Giovanna Palumbo (University of Naples Parthenope, Italy); Agostino Iadicicco (Università di Napoli Parthenope, Italy); Stefania Campopiano (University of Naples Parthenope, Italy); Daniele Tosi (Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan); Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy); Carlo Massaroni (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Paolo Verze, Nicola Carlomagno, Vincenzo Tammaro and Juliet Ippolito (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Development of an Automatic System for Geotechnical Testing
Francesco Adamo (Polytechnic of Bari, Italy); Gregorio Andria, Federica Cotecchia and Attilio Di Nisio (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Anna Maria Lucia Lanzolla (Polytechnic of Bari, Italy); Daniela Miccoli, Francesca Sollecito, Maurizio Spadavecchia, Francesco Todaro and Claudia Vitone (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
Monitored Natural Recovery of contaminated marine sediments. Proposal of a monitoring plan for in situ continuous testing and sensing
Sabino De Gisi, Diego Minetto and Francesco Todaro (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Anna Maria Lucia Lanzolla (Polytechnic of Bari, Italy); Michele Notarnicola (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
ASTER image for environmental monitoring
Maria Giuseppa Angelini (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Domenica Costantino (Politecnico di bari, Italy); Attilio Di Nisio (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)

Tuesday, May 23, 16:00 - 16:20

Coffee Break

Room: Council Room

Tuesday, May 23, 16:00 - 18:00

A Comprehensive Insight into Effective and Informed Archival Journal Publication Process - "Dos and Don'ts"

Invited Presentation: Reza Zoughi
Room: DET V Floor

Tuesday, May 23, 16:20 - 18:00

Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems II

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Pasquale Arpaia (University of Naples Federico II, Italy), Octavian Adrian Postolache (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisboa/IT & Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal)
Clustering analysis of EMG cyclic patterns: A validation study across multiple locomotion pathologies
Comparison Among Low-Cost Portable Systems for Thoracic Impedance Plethysmography
Emanuele Piuzzi, Stefano Pisa and Erika Pittella (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Luca Podesta' (University of Rome "La Sapienza", Italy); Silvia Sangiovanni (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
Cepstral Peak Prominence Smoothed distribution as discriminator of vocal health in sustained vowel
Antonella Castellana, Alessio Carullo, Simone Corbellini and Arianna Astolfi (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Massimo Spadola Bisetti (Università degli Studi di Torino, Italy); Jacopo Colombini (Università degli studi di Torino, Italy)
An Intelligent Mannequin Based System with Real-Time View of Regional Ophthalmic Blocks
Nimal Kumar (IIT Madras, India); Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India); Mohanasankar Sivaprakasam (IIT Madras, India)
A Phonatory System Simulator for testing purposes of voice-monitoring contact sensors
Federico Casassa (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Adriano Troia and Alessandro Schiavi (National Institute of Metrological Research, Italy); Alessio Carullo, Arianna Astolfi and Alberto Vallan (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Davide Corona (Nationa Institute of Metrological Research, Italy)

SS2 - Wireless Sensor Networks in the Internet of Things era

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Emiliano Sisinni (University of Brescia, Italy), Federico Tramarin (National Research Council of Italy & University of Padova, Italy)
Configurable clock service for time-aware IoT applications
Giada Giorgi (University of Padova, Italy); Claudio Narduzzi (Universita' di Padova, Italy)
IEEE 802.11s performance assessment: from simulations to real-world experiments
Alessandra Flammini and Emiliano Sisinni (University of Brescia, Italy); Federico Tramarin (National Research Council of Italy & University of Padova, Italy)
Analysis of different wavelet segmentation methods for frequency-domain energy detection based spectrum sensing
Leopoldo Angrisani (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Domenico Capriglione (University of Salerno, Italy); Gianni Cerro (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy); Luigi Ferrigno (University of Cassino, Italy); Gianfranco Miele (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy)
First step towards an IoT implementation of a wireless sensors network for environmental radiation monitoring
Alessandro Tocchi (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Vincenzo Roca (Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Leopoldo Angrisani (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Francesco Bonavolontà (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Rosario Schiano Lo Moriello (Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy)
An optimized self-powered P-SSHI circuit for piezoelectric energy harvesting
Manel Zouari (National Engineering School of Sfax Tunisia, Tunisia); Slim Naifar (University of Sfax, Tunisia); Olfa Kanoun (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany); Nabil Derbel (University of Sfax, National Engineering School of Sfax, ENIS-CEMLab-Sfax, Tunisia)

Energy and Power Systems I

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: Lee A Barford (Keysight Laboratories, Keysight Technologies, Inc. & University of Nevada, USA), Lorenzo Peretto (University of Bologna, Italy)
On the Integration of E-Vehicle Data for Advanced Management of Private Electrical Charging Systems
Stefano Rinaldi and Marco Pasetti (University of Brescia, Italy); Giulio Vivacqua and Massimo Trioni (A2A SpA, Italy)
The Effect of PMU Measurement Chain Quality on Line Parameter Calculation
Markos Asprou and Elias Kyriakides (University of Cyprus, Cyprus); Mihaela Albu (Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania)
Measurement-based Parameter Identification of Non-linear Polynomial Frequency Domain Model of Single-phase Four Diode Bridge Rectifier
Markus Mirz and Robert Uhl (RWTH Aachen University & Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, Germany); Tom Vandeplas (Keysight Technologies, Rotselaar, Belgium); Lee A Barford (Keysight Laboratories, Keysight Technologies, Inc. & University of Nevada, USA); Antonello Monti (RWTH Aachen University & Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, Germany)
Photovoltaic Module Cell Temperature Measurements Using Linear Interpolation Technique
Mangeni Gavin, Rodney H.G. Tan, Teng Hwang Tan, Seng Kee Cheo and Jimmy Vee Hoong Mok (UCSI University, Malaysia); Jia Yew Pang (Heriot Watt University, Malaysia)
A Novel Equivalent Power Network Impedance Approach for Assessing the Time Reference in Asynchronous Measurements
Alessandro Mingotti, Lorenzo Peretto and Roberto Tinarelli (University of Bologna, Italy)

Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes II

Room 7A
Chairs: Dario Petri (University of Trento, Italy), Jesus Ureña (University of Alcala, Spain)
Controlling the Irrigation Process in Agriculture Through Elongated TDR-Sensing Cables
Andrea Cataldo, Egidio De Benedetto and Giuseppe Cannazza (University of Salento, Italy); Christof Huebner and Dennis Trebbels (TRUEBNER GmbH, Germany); Nicola Giaquinto and Giuseppe M D'Aucelli (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
Moisture Content Monitoring of Construction Materials: from In-line Production Through On-site Applications
Andrea Cataldo, Egidio De Benedetto and Giuseppe Cannazza (University of Salento, Italy); Emanuele Piuzzi and Erika Pittella (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
Parameter Estimation and Performance Bounds for Radiometric Model-based Non-contact Temperature Measurements
Dominik Exel (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria); Stefan Schuster (Voestalpine Stahl Gmbh & Institute for Communications and Information Engineering, Austria); Bernhard G. Zagar (University of Linz, Austria); Vera Ganglberger and Johann Reisinger (Voestalpine Stahl Gmbh, Austria)
Mass Flowrate Measurement of Wet Steam Using Combined V-cone and Vortex Flowmeters
Jinxia Li and Chao Wang (Tianjin University, P.R. China); Hongbing Ding (Tianjin Uinversity, P.R. China); Hongjun Sun (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Force based Tool Wear Detection using Shannon Entropy and Phase Plane
Werner Kollment, Paul O'Leary and Roland Ritt (University of Leoben, Austria); Thomas Klünsner (Materials Center Leoben, Austria)

Measurement of Electric Quantities II

Room 7B
Chairs: Marco Parvis (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Bernardo Tellini (University of Pisa, Italy)
A Method for Remote Wattmeter Calibration
Zilvinas Nakutis, Marius Saunoris, Ramunas Ramanauskas and Vytautas Daunoras (Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania)
A Novel Closed-Loop SC Capacitance-to-Frequency Converter with High Linearity
Vijayakumar Sreenath and Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
An FFT Based Readout Scheme for Passive LC Sensors
Anish Babu (Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India); Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
A reconfigurable four terminal-pair digitally assisted and fully digital impedance ratio bridge
Jan Kučera and Jakub Kováč (Czech Metrology Institute, Czech Republic)
Calibration of MV Voltage Instrument Transformer in a Wide Frequency Range
Gabriella Crotti (Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologia, Italy); Daniele Gallo (University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli"); Domenico Giordano (Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy); Carmine Landi (Second University of Naples, Italy); Mario Luiso (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy); Mohammad Modarres (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)

Tuesday, May 23, 18:00 - 19:00

Transfer to Welcome Party Location

Tuesday, May 23, 19:00 - 21:00

Welcome Party

Room: Valentino Castle

Wednesday, May 24

Wednesday, May 24, 08:15 - 17:00

Registration

Wednesday, May 24, 08:15 - 09:00

Plenary Lecture #3 - Keithley Award Winner: Jerome Blair

Room: Aula Magna

Wednesday, May 24, 09:00 - 09:15

Award Ceremony: Keithley Award & Innovation in Societal Infrastructure Award

Room: Aula Magna

Wednesday, May 24, 09:15 - 09:30

Coffee Break

Room: Council Room

Wednesday, May 24, 09:30 - 11:10

Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems III

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Kurt Barbé (Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Faculty of Sciences / Faculty Medicine (GEWE), Belgium), Domenico Grimaldi (University of Calabria, Italy)
Non-Uniform Sampling based ADC Architecture using an Adaptive Level-Crossing Technique
Veronica Silva (Universidade Federal Rural do Semiárido, Brazil); Antonio Lisboa de Souza (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil); Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); Raimundo Freire (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande - PB, Brazil)
Comparative Evaluation of On-Line Missing Data Regression Techniques in Intrapartum FHR Measurements
Guglielmo Frigo and Giada Giorgi (University of Padova, Italy)
A Model for Measuring the Drug Released under the Skin in Transdermal Delivery
Pasquale Arpaia (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Integrated Method for Impedance and Low Frequency Noise Measurements
Gino Giusi, Graziella Scandurra and Carmine Ciofi (University of Messina, Italy)
Factorization of EMG via muscle synergies in walking task: evaluation of intra-subject and inter-subject variability
Juri Taborri (Sapienza, University of Rome, Italy); Eduardo Palermo (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Denisa Masiello (Sapienza, University of Rome, Italy); Stefano Rossi (University of Tuscia, Italy)

Robotics, Control, Mechanical, and Material Measurements

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Niclas Björsell (University of Gävle, Sweden), Ruqiang Yan (Southeast University, P.R. China)
SHAPE Algorithm for Approximate Computation of Angular Velocities in Humeral Motion
Rakesh Krishnan and Niclas Björsell (University of Gävle, Sweden)
Characterization of the pseudoelastic damping capacity of shape memory alloy wire
Design and experimental evaluation of an infrared instrumentation for haptic interfaces
Anthony Chabrier and Florian Gosselin (CEA, LIST, Interactive Robotics Laboratory, France); Franck Gonzalez (Imperial College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Wael Bachta (Sorbonne Universités, UPMC Paris 06, ISIR, France)
In-Hand Object Material Characterization with Fast Level Set in Log-Polar Domain and Dynamic Time Warping
Fei Hui and Pierre Payeur (University of Ottawa, Canada); Ana-Maria Cretu (Université du Québec en Outaouais, Canada)
Feasibility of Wireless Pressure Sensors for Aircraft
Juliana Leitzke and Hubert Zangl (Alpen-Adria Universität, Austria)

Energy and Power Systems II

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: David Macii (University of Trento, Italy), Carlo Muscas (University of Cagliari, Italy)
Phasor Measurement Units Performance in Three-Phase Unbalanced Systems
Paolo Castello (University of Cagliari, Italy); Roberto Ferrero (University of Liverpool, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Paolo Attilio Pegoraro (University of Cagliari, Italy); Sergio Toscani (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Adaptive Management of Synchrophasor Latency for an Active Phasor Data Concentrator
Paolo Castello, Carlo Muscas, Paolo Attilio Pegoraro and Sara Sulis (University of Cagliari, Italy)
On the Detection of Rapid Voltage Change (RVC) Events for Power Quality Monitoring
David Macii and Dario Petri (University of Trento, Italy)
An Open Source Analogue to Digital Converter for Power System Measurements with Time Synchronisation
David Laverty, John Hastings and Xiaodong Zhao (Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Towards a Global Evaluation of Uncertainty for the Monitoring of Distribution Grids
Andrea Angioni (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Adriano Fioresi (Unibo, Germany); Marco Pau (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Lorenzo Peretto (University of Bologna, Italy); Ferdinanda Ponci (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Antonello Monti (RWTH Aachen University & Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, Germany)

Measurement of Electric Quantities III

Room 7A
Chairs: Luca Callegaro (INRIM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy), Lorenzo Peretto (University of Bologna, Italy)
On the uncertainty of network analysis methods for the calibration of electrical impedance standards at high frequency
Marco Sellone and Luca Callegaro (INRIM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy); Nosherwan Shoaib (Research Institute for Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Studies (RIMMS) & National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan)
Calibration setup for ultralow-current transresistance amplifiers
Ilaria Finardi (Politecnico di Torino & INRiM, Italy); Luca Callegaro (INRIM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy)
On the Behavior of LED Lamps Under Non-Sinusoidal Voltage Conditions
Lorenzo Peretto (University of Bologna, Italy); Luigi Rovati (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy); Roberto Tinarelli (University of Bologna, Italy); Mario Bernabei (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy)
Fast and Automated Verification of Multi-channel Full Time-Domain EMI measurement systems
Marco Azpurua, José Oliva, Marc Pous and Ferran Silva (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain)
Cryocooled Programmable and Pulse-driven Josephson Voltage Standards at INRiM
Paolo Durandetto (INRiM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy); Eugenio Monticone (Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica (INRIM), Italy); Bruno Trinchera (INRIM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy); Danilo Serazio and Andrea Sosso (INRiM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy)

Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation I

Room 7B
Chairs: Helena G. Ramos (Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal), Artur L. Ribeiro (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal)
Reconstruction of Two-Dimensional Temperature Distribution in Swirling Flames Using TDLAS-Based Tomography
Chang Liu, Lijun Xu, Zhang Cao and Yuzhen Lin (Beihang University, P.R. China)
Magnetic Human Body Communication based on double-inductor coupling
Yicely K. Hernández-Gómez (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia); Germán Álvarez-Botero (Universidad Nacional de Colombia); Jan Bacca Rodríguez (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia); Fernando Rangel de Sousa (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)
Towards a Fast Microwave Tomography System for Multiphase Flow Imaging
Malte Mallach and Thomas Musch (Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany)
The Dilation Invariance Principle in Eddy-Current Non-Destructive Evaluation Technique
Prashanth Baskaran and Artur L. Ribeiro (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal); Helena G. Ramos (Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal)
A Study of Electrical Signature Analysis for Two-Pole Synchronous Generators
Camila Salomon (Universidade Federal de Itajuba, Brazil); Wilson Santana (Universidade Federal de Itajubá, Brazil); Erik Bonaldi and Levy Ely de Lacerda de Oliveira (Instituto Gnarus, Brazil); Luiz Eduardo Borges da Silva (Universidade Federal de Itajubá, Brazil); Jonas Borges da Silva (Instituto Gnarus, Brazil); Germano Lambert-Torres (PS Soluções, Brazil); Alexandre Pellicel, Marco Aurelio Lopes and Gonçalo Figueiredo (Termonorte, Brazil)

Wednesday, May 24, 11:10 - 11:55

Plenary Lecture #4 - Jack Tuszynski

Room: Aula Magna

Wednesday, May 24, 11:55 - 12:30

Award Ceremony & I2MTC 2018 Presentation

Room: Aula Magna

Wednesday, May 24, 12:30 - 14:00

Lunch

Room: Council Room

Wednesday, May 24, 14:00 - 15:40

Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation II

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Sabrina Grassini (Politecnico di Torino & Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Reza Zoughi (Missouri University of Science and Technoogy, USA)
An Efficient Digitizer for Non-Intrusive AC Voltage Measurement
Shenil PS (College of Engineering Trivandrum, India); Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
Image Distortion Characterization due to Equivalent Monostatic Approximation in Near Field Bistatic SAR Imaging
Zahra Manzoor (Missouri Science and Technology University, USA); Mohammad Tayeb Ghasr and Kristen M Donnell (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA)
Defects Detection based on Sparse Regularization Method for Electromagnetic Tomography (EMT)
Qi Wang, Lisha Cui, Jianming Wang, Yukuan Sun and Weiming Yang (Tianjin Polytechnic University, P.R. China); Ronghua Zhang (Tianjin Polytechnic University School of Electrical Engineering & Aumomation, P.R. China); Huaxiang Wang (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
A New Dual-Loaded Aperture Probe for Near-Field Millimeter Wave Imaging
Katelyn Brinker and Mohammad Tayeb Ghasr (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA); Reza Zoughi (Missouri University of Science and Technoogy, USA)
Effect of Instrument Frequency Uncertainty on Wideband Microwave Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Images
Matthew Horst and Mohammad Tayeb Ghasr (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA); Reza Zoughi (Missouri University of Science and Technoogy, USA)

Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion I

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil), Luca De Vito (University of Sannio, Italy)
Non-contact Inductive Displacement-to-Digital Converter
Srinivas Rana, Boby George and Jagadeesh Kumar V (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
A novel dual modality sensor with sensitivities to permittivity and conductivity
Jorge R. Salas Avila, Kin Yau How and Wuliang Yin (The University of Manchester, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Calibration for Tilt-Compensated Electronic Compasses with Alignment Between the Magnetometer and Accelerometer Sensor Reference Frames
Marius Gheorghe (Ideal Aerosmith Inc., USA)
Navigation of a humanoid robot via head gestures based on global and local live videos on Google Glass
Zibo Wang (Tianjin University, Tianjin, P.R. China); Xi Wen and Yu Song (School of Electrical Engineering and Automation Tianjin University Tianjin, P.R. China); Xiaoqian Mao (Tianjin University, P.R. China); Wei Li (California State University, Bakersfield, USA); Genshe Chen (Intelligent Fusion Technology, Inc, USA)
A Novel Variable Reluctance-Hall Effect Transduction Technique Based Displacement Sensor
Sandra K. Raveendran, Boby George and Jagadeesh Kumar V (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)

Energy and Power Systems III

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: Gilles Mauris (LISTIC - University Savoie Mont Blanc, France), Carlo Muscas (University of Cagliari, Italy)
Measurement System Requirements to Evaluate the Quality of Grid Connections for Offshore Wind Farms
Robert Ferdinand (Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems - EON ERC - RWTH Aachen, Germany); Marco Cupelli (EON Energy Research Center - RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Antonello Monti (RWTH Aachen University & Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, Germany)
Spatial study of the uncertainties in the localization of partial discharges for different antenna layouts
Jose Manuel Fresno and Guillermo Robles (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain); Juan Manuel Martínez-Tarifa (University Carlos III, Spain); Brian G Stewart (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Accurate Access Impedance Measurements on the Power Line with Optimized Calibration Procedures
George Hallak (University of Applied Sciences Ruhrwest, Germany); Gerd Bumiller (Hochschule Ruhr West & University of Applied Sciences, Germany); Christoph Nieß (Hochschule Ruhr West, Germany)
Development of a Low-Cost Generator for the Testing of Current Transducers under Non-Sinusoidal Conditions
A Power Efficient LDO Regulator for Portable CMOS SoC Measurement Systems
Jorge Perez-Bailon (University of Zaragoza & Group of Electronic Design, Spain); Alejandro Marquez, Belen Calvo and Nicolas Medrano (University of Zaragoza, Spain)

INDUSTRY DAY - 1

Room: DET V Floor
Chairs: Simone Corbellini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Mirko Marracci (University of Pisa, Italy)
A vision-based droplet characterization technique for particle flow analysis
Chih-Yen Chen, Chun-Jen Weng and Chun-Fu Lin (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Chi-Wen Hsieh (National Chiayi University, Taiwan); Der-Chen Huang (Chung Hsing University, Taiwan); Jun-Yu Tang (JComm. Ltd., Taiwan)
DronesBench: a tool for the diagnosis of drones
Pasquale Daponte, Luca De Vito, Francesco Lamonaca, Francesco Picariello, Sergio Rapuano and Maria Riccio (University of Sannio, Italy); Luca Pompetti and Mauro Pompetti (DPM Elettronica S. r. l., Italy)
The Optical Payload System Facility (OPSys) for the assembly, alignment and calibration of Space Optical Payloads
Integration and Alignment of the Metis Coronagraph for the Solar Orbiter Mission
Sergio Mottini, Stefano Cesare, Mauro Montabone and Roberto Boccardo (Thales Alenia Space, Italy); Paolo Sandri, Paolo Sarra and Danilo Morea (OHB Italia, Italy); Silvano Fineschi, Giuseppe Massone, Gianalfredo Nicolini, Maurizio Pancrazzi and Michela Uslenghi (INAF Italy, Italy); Marco Castronuovo (Agenzia Spaziale Italiana, Italy); Rita Carpentiero (Italian Space Agency, Italy); Roberto Bertacin (Agenzia Spaziale Italiana, Italy)

Wednesday, May 24, 14:00 - 17:40

Industry Day Poster Session

Room: DET V Floor
Conducted EMI Equivalent Measurement and Calibration Based on Current Characteristics
Bo Zhao, Zhiming Feng and Yuming Ma (Jiangsu Institute of Metrology, P.R. China); Xiaoming Fan (Shenzhen Zhiyong Electronic Co., Ltd., P.R. China)
Development for Battery Cable Diagnosis System Based on Pulse TDR method
Seung Jin Chang, Moon Kang Jung and Jin Bae Park (Yonsei University, Korea); Chang Yeop Chae (GM Korea Company, Korea)

Wednesday, May 24, 14:00 - 15:40

Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques I

Room 7A
Chairs: Consolatina Liguori (University of Salerno, Italy), Ferdinanda Ponci (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
Quantitative Determination of Small Dielectric and Loss Tangent Contrasts in Liquids
Kamel Haddadi (University of Lille1/IEMN, France); Hind Bakli (AMC, France)
Metrological investigation of radiation filtration in x-ray computed tomography
Nadia Kourra, Jason M Warnett, Alex Attridge and Mark A Williams (University of Warwick, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
An Absolute Angle Recovery Method for Dual-Interferometer-Based Rotational Stages
Pablo Serrano Galvez (CERN - European Organization for Nuclear Research, Switzerland); Mark Butcher and Alessandro Masi (CERN, Switzerland)
A Laser Radar based on a "Impulse-like" Laser Diode Transmitter and a 2D SPAD/TDC receiver
Investigations on Instability Effects in a Sapphire-based Whispering Gallery Mode Thermometer
Chiara Ramella, Simone Corbellini and Marco Pirola (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Lili Yu (Nanjing Tech University, P.R. China); Vito C Fernicola (INRIM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy)

SS3 - Measurement in healthcare - applications in industry and in clinical settings I

Room 7B
Chairs: Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France), Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy)
Measurement of Knee Articulation Looseness by Videofluoroscopy Image Analysis: CINARTRO
Franco Simini (Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay); Dario Santos, Jose E Artigas, Veronica Gigirey, Luis Dibarboure and Luis Francescoli (Universidad de la República, Uruguay)
Real-time temperature monitoring and estimation of thermal damage in pancreas undergoing magnetic resonance-guided laser ablation: first in vivo study
Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Francesco Di Matteo (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Raoul Pop (CHRU-Centre Hospitalier Régional et Universitaire, France); Céline Giraudeau and Francesco Marchegiani (IHU-strasbourg, France); Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy); Luca Breschi (Elesta srl, Italy); Michele Diana (IRCAD Strasbourg, France); Guido Costamagna (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico Gemelli, Italy); Jacques Marescaux (IRCAD, France)
Assessment of breathing volumes and kinematics by motion capture systems: comparison of protocols
Carlo Massaroni (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Amanda Silvatti (Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil); Irisz Levai (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Guglielmo Senesi (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy); Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Ricardo de Barros (Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil); Sergio Silvestri (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy)
Respiratory and cardiac rates monitoring during MR examination by a sensorized smart textile
Daniela Lo Presti and Carlo Massaroni (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Domenico Formica (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Michele Arturo Caponero (ENEA Frascati Research Centre, Italy); Francesco Giurazza (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Mario Muto (AORN Cardarelli Hospital, Italy); Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy)
A preliminary study on the validation of an automatic measurement method for Functional Reach assessment by stereophotogrammetry
Carmen D'Anna (Roma Tre University, Italy); Silvio Scena (Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy); Andrea Scorza (Roma TRE University, Italy); Maurizio Schmid and Francesco Orsini (Roma Tre University, Italy); Salvatore Andrea Sciuto (University of ROMA TRE, Italy); Silvia Conforto (University Roma Tre, Italy)

Wednesday, May 24, 15:40 - 16:00

Coffee Break

Room: Council Room

Wednesday, May 24, 16:00 - 17:40

INDUSTRY DAY - 2

Chair: Federica Tessarin (Thales Alenia Space, Italy)
Laser Metrology for Next Generation Gravity Mission
Luciana Bonino, Stefano Cesare and Sergio Mottini (Thales Alenia Space, Italy); Luca Massotti (European Space Agency (ESA), The Netherlands); Pierluigi Silvestrin (ESA/ESTEC, The Netherlands); Marco Pisani (Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica (INRiM), Italy); Kolja Nicklaus (SpaceTech GmbH Immenstaad (STI), Germany)
IXV Initial post-flight assessment
Angelo Denaro (Thales Alenia Space - Italia, Italy); Salvatore Mancuso (European Space Agency (ESA), The Netherlands)
In Flight Temperature Measurement application COSMO Sky Med in orbit thermal data applied on COSMO SkyMed Second Generation design
Edmondo Scorzafava (Italian Space Agency (ASI), Italy); Federica Tessarin, Emanuela Bevilacqua and Marco Compassi (Thales Alenia Space, Italy)
Exceptional Spacecraft pointing stability: Euclid's 'Hybrid Solution' and its Fine Guidance Sensor
Massimiliano Saponara and Andrea Bosco (Thales Alenia Space, Italy); Gonzalo Criado (ESA - ESTEC, The Netherlands)

Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation III

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Francesco Lamonaca (University of Sannio, Italy), Bernardo Tellini (University of Pisa, Italy)
Point cloud acquisition using target image-aided attitude determination method
Teng Xu, Lijun Xu, Xiaolu Li and Hongming Wang (Beihang University, P.R. China)
LiDAR Ranging System Based on Automatic Gain Control and Timing Discriminators
Hongming Wang, Xiaolu Li, Lijun Xu and Teng Xu (Beihang University, P.R. China)
Detection of gap in concrete-metal structures using piezoelectric sensor technique
Paritosh Giri (Western Sydney University, Australia); Sergey Kharkovsky (University of Western Sydney & UWS, Australia)
Distribution retrieval of temperature from its histograms via the tunable diode laser absorption spectroscopy
Chenhao Ran, Lijun Xu, Liuyong Chang and Zhang Cao (Beihang University, P.R. China)
On the Microwave Photonics Based Pulsed-Time-of-Flight Techniques in the Measurement of the Thickness of Dielectric Sheets
Janne P Aikio, Juha Kostamovaara, Markus Berg and Erkki T. Salonen (University of Oulu, Finland)

Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion II

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Aime' Lay-Ekuakille (University of Salento, Italy), Voicu Groza (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Microwave Characterization of Graphene Films for Sensor Applications
Patrizia Savi (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Krishna Naishadham (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Simone Quaranta (University of Ontario, Canada); Mauro Giorcelli and Ahmad Bayat (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
A CMOS Low-Power 12-bit Digitally Programmable Analog Sinusoidal Actuation System
Alejandro Marquez (University of Zaragoza, Spain); Jorge Perez-Bailon (University of Zaragoza & Group of Electronic Design, Spain); Pedro Martinez (Univerisdad de Zaragoza, Spain); Belen Calvo and Nicolas Medrano (University of Zaragoza, Spain)
Design of a VLC-based Beaconing Infrastructure for Indoor Localization Applications
Gergely Zachár, Gergely Vakulya and Gyula Simon (University of Pannonia, Hungary)
Investigations Into a Low-cost TDS Sensor for Sterile Plant Tissue Culture Media
Jared Seelye and Gourab Sen Gupta (Massey University, New Zealand); John Seelye (Plant and Food Research, New Zealand)
Short-Range Contactless Laser Sensor
Michele Norgia, Federico Cavedo and Alessandro Pesatori (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Kun Li (Beijing Institute of Technology, P.R. China)

Measurement Systems and Theory I

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: Mauro D'Arco (University of Naples Federico II, Italy), Mauro Serpelloni (University of Brescia, Italy)
Novel Telemetric Technique for Passive Resistive Sensors Based on Impedance Phase Angle Measurement at Constant Frequency
Michele Bona, Michela Borghetti, Emilio Sardini and Mauro Serpelloni (University of Brescia, Italy)
Evaluating the uncertainty of dynamic signals sampled by ADCs
Aldo Baccigalupi (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Mauro D'Arco and Annalisa Liccardo (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Study on calibration algorithms of gyroscopic drift error that affected by the acceleration harmonic errors of vibration table
Zhongxian Zou, Ming Zeng, Xin Zhang and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
The Monte Carlo Method to Uncertainty Calculation of the Displacement Measurement Interferometry in FTIR Spectrometry Systems
Fabiano Sanches Rocha and Flavio Henrique Vasconcelos (Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil); Hilton Oliveira-Mota (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil)
MEMS Based Inclinometers: Noise Characteristics and Suitable Signal Processing
Roland Schmidt, Paul O'Leary, Roland Ritt and Matthew Harker (University of Leoben, Austria)

Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques II

Room 7A
Chairs: Consolatina Liguori (University of Salerno, Italy), Mirko Marracci (University of Pisa, Italy)
A New Instrumentation Concept for the Measurement of Polymer Compressive Creep Behavior
Silvia Brunbauer (Materials Center Leoben Forschung GmbH, Austria); Paul O'Leary (University of Leoben, Austria); Andreas Kaufmann (HOERBIGER Ventilwerke GmbH & Co. KG, Austria)
Software Defined Dissemination of Traceability - The Future
Linoh A. Magagula (National Metrology Institute of South Africa & National Metrology Institute of South Africa, South Africa)
Multi-rate signal processing based model for high-speed digitizers
Pietro Monsurrò and Alessandro Trifiletti (University of Rome "La Sapienza", Italy); Mauro D'Arco and Leopoldo Angrisani (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Optimization of the photoelastic fringe pattern processing for the stress evaluation in scintillating anisotropic media
Pier Paolo Natali, Luigi Montalto, Fabrizio Davì, Nicola Paone, Daniele Rinaldi and Lorenzo Scalise (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy)
Measuring the Best Linear Approximation of Wiener Systems Using Multilevel Sequences
Alessio De Angelis (University of Perugia, Italy); Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium); Keith Godfrey (University of Warwick, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Paolo Carbone (University of Perugia, Italy)

SS3 - Measurement in healthcare: applications in industry and in clinical settings II

Room 7B
Chairs: Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France), Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy)
Development and preliminary characterization of a novel system for the force platforms dynamic calibration
Francesco Orsini and Andrea Rossi (Roma Tre University, Italy); Andrea Scorza (Roma TRE University, Italy); Salvatore Andrea Sciuto (University of ROMA TRE, Italy)
A Novel Sensor for Wrist based Optical Heart Rate Monitor
Payal Mohapatra (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India); Preejith Sp (HTIC-IITMadras, India); Mohanasankar Sivaprakasam (IIT Madras, India)
Use of phantoms and test objects for Local Dynamic Range evaluation in medical ultrasounds: a preliminary study
Andrea Scorza (Roma TRE University, Italy); Francesco Orsini (Roma Tre University, Italy); Salvatore Andrea Sciuto (University of ROMA TRE, Italy)
Tactile piezoresistive sensors for robotic application: design and metrological characterization
Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Annalisa Fasano and Anna Lisa Ciancio (Università Campus Bio-Medico, Italy); Loredana Zollo (Università Campus Bio-Medico, Rome, Italy); Maria Carrozza and Domenico Camboni (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy); Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy); Calogero Maria Oddo (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy)
Fabrication and preliminary assessment of a fiber optic-based relative humidity sensor for application in mechanical ventilation
Carlo Massaroni (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Michele Arturo Caponero (ENEA Frascati Research Centre, Italy); Rosaria D'Amato (Research Center Enea, Italy); Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy)

Wednesday, May 24, 18:00 - 18:30

Bus Transfer Departure to Reggia di Venaria

Wednesday, May 24, 19:00 - 22:30

Gala Dinner

Room: Venaria Reale

Wednesday, May 24, 22:30 - 23:00

Bus Transfer from Venaria Reale to Politecnico di Torino

Thursday, May 25

Thursday, May 25, 08:30 - 16:00

Registration

Thursday, May 25, 08:50 - 10:30

SS4 - Recent advances in fiber optic sensors: sensor design, instrumentation and measurement

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy), Alberto Vallan (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Assessment of a linearly chirped fiber Bragg grating sensor under linear and non-linear temperature gradient
Ambra Varalda (Università Campus Bio-Medico, Italy); Carlo Massaroni (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Daniele Tosi (Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan); Andrea Polimadei (Research Centre of Frascati, ENEA, Italy); Michele Arturo Caponero (ENEA Frascati Research Centre, Italy); Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy)
Characterization of fiber optic distributed temperature sensors for tissue laser ablation
Riccardo Gassino, Alberto Vallan and Guido Perrone (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Maria Konstantaki (Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, FORTH – Hellas, Greece); Stavros Pissadakis (Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, FORTH – Hellas, Italy)
Single mode-multimode-single mode optical fiber sensors: review and application to temperature measurements using a bend-insensitive fiber
Massimo Olivero, Alberto Vallan, Renato Orta and Guido Perrone (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Temperature measurements on overhead lines using Fiber Bragg Grating sensors
Fabián Barón (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia); Germán Álvarez-Botero (Universidad Nacional de Colombia & Universidad Católica de Colombia, Colombia); Francisco Amortegui (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia); Daniel Pastor (Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain); Gloria Margarita Varón Durán (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia)
Research for Wearable Multiple Vital Sign Sensor using Fiber Bragg Grating-Verification of several pulsate points in human body surface-
Shun Chino (Shinshu University, Japan); H Ishizawa (Division of Smart Textiles, Institute of Fiber Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan); Satoshi Hosoya (Shinshu University, Japan); Shouhei Koyama (Division of Smart Textiles, Institute of Fiber Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan); Keisaku Fujimoto (School of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Shinshu University, Japan); Takashi Kawamura (Faculty of Textile Science and Technology,Shinshu University, Japan)

Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion III

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Luca De Vito (University of Sannio, Italy), Andrew Taberner (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
Vapor pressure thermometry at room temperature
Callum Johnston and Poul F Nielsen (University of Auckland, New Zealand); Ian Hunter (MIT, USA); Andrew Taberner (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
Position Uncertainty of a System for the Localization of a Reciprocating Drill for Geological Inspections
Marco Tarabini, Diego Scaccabarozzi, Bortolino Saggin and Pietro Marzaroli (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Hermes Giberti (Università di Pavia, Italy)
A Wireless Sensor Network for the Biomechanical Analysis of the Gait
Felipe Mota (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais & Instituto Federal do Norte de Minas Gerais, Brazil); Hilton Oliveira-Mota (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil); Flavio Henrique Vasconcelos (Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil); Vitor Biajo (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil)
A Wide Range Planar Coil Based Displacement Sensor with High Sensitivity
Anish Babu (Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India); Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
A Comparative Study of Polymer Coated Capacitive Sensors for Soil Moisture Sensing
Anindita Kalita and Moupali Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India); Karabi Biswas (I.I.T. Kharagpur, India)

Measurement Systems and Theory II

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: Gregorio Andria (Politecnico di Bari, Italy), Alessandro M Ferrero (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Smartphone-based Measurements of LTE Network Performance
Stefania Zinno (University Federico II of Naples, Italy); Stefano Avallone (University of Naples, Italy); Nicola Pasquino and Domenico Casillo (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Influence of measurement time on acoustic noise uncertainty
Moments and Maximum Entropy Method for Expanded Uncertainty Estimation in Measurements
Arvind Rajan (Monash University, Malaysia); Ye Chow Kuang (Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia); Melanie Ooi (Heriot-Watt University, Malaysia); Serge Demidenko (Massey University, New Zealand)
An extension of Kalman filter within the possibility theory
Simona Salicone (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Wei Jiang (National University of Defense Technology, P.R. China); Alessandro M Ferrero (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Roberto Ferrero (University of Liverpool, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Qi Zhang (National University of Defense Technology, Italy)
Capacitance to Digital Converter Based Parallelized Multi-Channel Measurement System
Matthias Flatscher, Gerald Schwarz, Markus Neumayer and Thomas Bretterklieber (Graz University of Technology, Austria)

Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes III

Room 7A
Chairs: Paolo Carbone (University of Perugia, Italy), Ada Fort (University of Siena, Italy)
Analisys of Modular Bridge Platform for Heterogeneous Software Defined Networking in Smart City Applications
Stefano Rinaldi, Paolo Ferrari and Alessandra Flammini (University of Brescia, Italy)
Design of a Dual Camera Children Monitoring System based on Motion Tracking Technology
Weiyang Zhang, Ziqiang Cui and Huaxiang Wang (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Analysis of simultaneous 3D positioning and attitude estimation of a planar coil using inductive coupling
Using a SVD-based algorithm for T2 spectrum calculation in TD-NMR application to detect hidden defects in hazelnuts
Domenico Di Caro and Consolatina Liguori (University of Salerno, Italy); Antonio Pietrosanto (University of Salerno & CEO of SPRING OFF srl, Italy); Paolo Sommella (University of Salerno, Italy)

SS8 - Advances in Environmental Measurements and Monitoring

Room 7B
Chairs: Attilio Di Nisio (Politecnico di Bari, Italy), Maurizio Spadavecchia (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
Transmission Line Simulator for TDR-Based Measurements
Giuseppe M D'Aucelli and Nicola Giaquinto (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Emanuele Piuzzi (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Andrea Cataldo, Egidio De Benedetto and Giuseppe Cannazza (University of Salento, Italy)
Permittivity Measurement on Construction Materials Through Free Space Method
Stefano Pisa, Erika Pittella and Emanuele Piuzzi (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Paolo D'Atanasio and Alessandro Zambotti (ENEA Casaccia Research Centre, Italy)
Design of Microspheres and Microbubbles for Environmental Chemical/Biological Optical Sensing
Mario Christian Falconi, Giuseppe Palma, Angela Ameruoso, Claudio Laterza, Stefano Popolizio, Luca Rinaldi, Andrea Rizzi, Gabriella Testa and Francesco Tragni (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Francesco Chiavaioli, Francesco Baldini and Daniele Farnesi (Istituto di Fisica Applicata Nello Carrara, Italy); Gualtiero Nunzi Conti (Nello Carrara Institute of Applied Physics, Italy); Stefano Pelli, Giancarlo Cesare Righini, Silvia Soria and Cosimo Trono (Istituto di Fisica Applicata Nello Carrara, Italy); Francesco Prudenzano (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
Low-cost, rapid deployment, over-the-top HVAC and room thermal efficiency system using open source hardware design
Luke Russell and Rafik Goubran (Carleton University, Canada)
Photo-Induced combustion of Gaseous Fuels using Carbon Nanotubes as Ignitor Agents: driving and measuring systems, Characterizations

Thursday, May 25, 10:30 - 10:50

Coffee Break

Room: Council Room

Thursday, May 25, 10:50 - 12:30

SS6 - Instrumentation and measurement for improving quality, reliability and safety: new perspectives for research and industry

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Lorenzo Ciani (University of Florence, Italy), Loredana Cristaldi (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Target Measurements Influence on Level Crossing Detection System Safety Assessment
A Hybrid Approach for Solar Radiation and Photovoltaic Power Short-Term Forecast
Giacomo Leone, Loredana Cristaldi and Roberto Ottoboni (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Unbalance Fault Localization in Rotating Machinery Disks Using EEMD and Optimized Multi-class SVM
Mohammad Rahbar, Saeed Amirkhani, Ali Chaibakhsh and Faraz Rahbar (University of Guilan, Iran)
Component Level Energy Accounting and Fault Detection on Electrical Devices Using Power Signatures
Marius Marcu (Politehnica University of Timisoara & Intuitive Software Timisoara, Romania); Marius Darie (INSEMEX, Romania); Cosmin Cernazanu (Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania)
Defect Localisation in Photovoltaic Panels with the Help of Synchronized Thermography
Christian Schuss and Kari Remes (University of Oulu, Finland); Kimmo Leppänen (Oy GW Berg & Co Ab, Finland); Juha Saarela and Tapio Fabritius (University of Oulu, Finland); Bernd Eichberger (Graz University of Technology, Austria); Timo Rahkonen (University of Oulu, Finland)

SS7 - Monitoring and control in chemical, pharmaceutical and process industry

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Antonello Barresi (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Davide Fissore (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
On the use of temperature measurement to monitor a freeze-drying process for pharmaceuticals
Davide Fissore, Roberto Pisano and Antonello Barresi (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Freeze-drying monitoring via Pressure Rise Test: the role of the pressure sensor dynamics
Roberto Pisano, Davide Fissore and Antonello Barresi (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Matched Filter for Microwave-Based Detection of Dielectric Objects in Powders
Johan Nohlert, Thomas Rylander and Tomas McKelvey (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
Application of Focused Ultrasonic Sensors for Suspension Measurement of Solid-Liquid Two-Phase Flow
YiDan Xia, Dailiang Xie, YaLi An and ZhiPeng Xu (China Jiliang University, P.R. China)
Mass Flow Measurement of Two-phase Carbon Dioxide Using Coriolis Flowmeters
Lijuan Wang (North China Electric Power University, P.R. China); Jinyu Liu, Yong Yan and Xue Wang (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Tao Wang (KROHNE Ltd, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

Signal Processing Techniques II

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: Emma Paola Angelini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Pasquale Daponte (University of Sannio, Italy)
Which Sampling Method More Suitable for Portable Electronic Noses: Classic or Bio-inspired one?
Pei-Feng Qi, Qing-Hao Meng, Ying-Jie Liu and Ming Zeng (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Fast and Secure Chaotic Stream Cipher with a MEMS-Based Seed Generator
Soot Propensity Detection by Eulerian Video Magnification
Julio Ignacio Pino (Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Chile); Juan Cuevas (The University of Queensland, Australia); Felipe Escudero (Aix-Marseille University, France); Pedro Reszka (Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, Chile); Andrés Fuentes (Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Chile)
Towards Solving Massive Regression Problems: Least Squares Multisplitting
Gilles Inghelbrecht (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium); Kurt Barbé (Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Faculty of Sciences / Faculty Medicine (GEWE), Belgium)
Experimental Characterization of a RF Mixer for Wideband Data Acquisition Systems
Pasquale Daponte, Luca De Vito, Grazia Iadarola and Sergio Rapuano (University of Sannio, Italy)

Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes IV

Room 7A
Chairs: Yu-Fen Chang (University of Bergen, Norway), Antonio Moschitta (University of Perugia, Italy)
Study and Analysis of Two GMR-Based Eddy-Current Probes for Defect-Detection
Tapabrata Sen (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India); Chandrika Sreekantan Anoop (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, India); Siddhartha Sen (IIT Kharagpur, India)
Design of a Smart Sensor for Dyebath Concentration Measurement in Textile Industry
Mehmet Taygun and Ahmet Cezayirli (Eliar Electronics Corp., Turkey)
Automatic compensation of primary field coupling for a frequency-domain electromagnetic induction sensor
Davorin Ambruš, Darko Vasić and Vedran Bilas (University of Zagreb, Croatia)
TDoA Based Positioning using Ultrasound Signals and Wireless Nodes
Alessio De Angelis, Antonio Moschitta and Antonella Comuniello (University of Perugia, Italy)
Compound Quality Assessment in Laser Beam Melting Processes Using Layer Images
Joschka zur Jacobsmühlen (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Stefan Kleszczynski and Gerd Witt (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany); Dorit Merhof (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)

Measurement Applications and Software I

Room 7B
Chairs: Simone Corbellini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Octavian Adrian Postolache (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisboa/IT & Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal)
Low-frequency spectral estimation (f<1 Hz) employing PC soundcards
Graziella Scandurra, Gino Giusi, Gianluca Cannatà and Carmine Ciofi (University of Messina, Italy)
A Markovian model for the computation time of real-time applications
Luca Abeni and Daniele Fontanelli (University of Trento, Italy); Luigi Palopoli (Universita` di Trento, Italy); Bernardo Villalba Frìas (University of Trento, Italy)
Integration of a Micro Reactor System to a ICP Mass Spectrometer
Vinh Quang Do (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany); Heidi Fleischer (University of Rostock, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
Automated Combination of the Results of Elemental and Structural Analysis with the Help of a learning Knowledgebase to Identify the contained Analytes
Martin Adam and Heidi Fleischer (University of Rostock, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
Exploring the Current Consumption of an Intel Edison Module for IoT Applications
Tung Minh Dam, Jeong-Gun Lee and Toan Van Nguyen (Hallym University, Korea)

Thursday, May 25, 12:30 - 14:00

Lunch

Room: Council Room

Thursday, May 25, 14:00 - 15:30

Poster Session

DET Room II
Chairs: Emma Paola Angelini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Francesco Lamonaca (University of Sannio, Italy)
Classifying Measured Electrocardiogram Signal Quality Using Deep Belief Networks
Bahareh Taji (University of Ottawa, Canada); Adrian D.C. Chan (Carleton University, Canada); Shervin Shirmohammadi (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Monitoring of train driver's alertness: a feasibility study
On the Use of Fluxmetric Methods for Characterizing Feebly Magnetic Materials
Pasquale Arpaia (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Marco Buzio (CERN, Switzerland); Annalisa Liccardo (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Alessandro Parrella (Instituto Superior Tecnico, University of Lisbon, Lisbon Portugal)
Measurement of Intake Airflow in Cylinder Diesel Engine by Industrial Computed Tomography
Xiaofan Zhang and Lifu Li (South China University of Technology, P.R. China)
PIV measurements of the instantaneous velocities of flow in an annular Duct
Marlon Hernandez, Andreza Bortoloti, Oscar M H Rodriguez and Victor Baptistella (University of São Paulo & EESC - USP, Brazil)
Humidification apparatus and data analysis for supersonic condensation of moist gas
Chao Wang (Tianjin University, P.R. China); Daxuan Lin (School of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Tianjin University, P.R. China); Hongbing Ding (Tianjin Uinversity, P.R. China); Gang Wang (School of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Induced and Transferred Charge Signals Decoupling Based on Discrete Wavelet Transform for Dilute Gas-Solid Two-Phase Flow Measurement
Chao Wang, Ni Zhan and Jingyu Zhang (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Eddy current testing on weld defect based on the dual frequency independent component analysis
Chao Wang, Kai Wang, Zheng Cong and Ziqiang Cui (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Optical power model for low power laser diodes
Ramon Borras (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain); Joaquin del Rio (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain)
Design of the AXIe Instrument Module Interfacing Component
Qiao JiaQing and Xianzhao Jia (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Xinyu Zhao (China Aero-Poly Technology Establishment, P.R. China); Feng Lei, Wenbin Zheng, Ping Fu, Minglong Zhu and Hongtao Yin (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
A Virtual Instrument for Diagnosis to Substation Grounding Grids in Harsh Electromagnetic Environment
Hengli Song and Haobin Dong (China University of Geosciences, P.R. China); Peng Zhang (University of Technology Sydney, P.R. China)
Analysis, Design, Realization and Test of a Sensor Network for Aerospace Applications
Fabio Leccese ("Roma Tre" University, Italy); Marco Cagnetti (Università degli Studi "Roma Tre", Italy); Andrea Scorza (Roma TRE University, Italy); Enrico Silva (Università Roma Tre, Italy); Salvatore Andrea Sciuto (University of ROMA TRE, Italy); Kostiantyn Torokhtii (Università Roma Tre, Italy)
Study and characterization of a Rogowski coil with superparamagnetic magnetite core
Mirko Marracci, Bernardo Tellini and Elisa Bertolucci (University of Pisa, Italy)
Magnetic Shielding of Rogowski Coils
Karel Draxler (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic); Renata Styblikova (Czech Metrology Institute, Czech Republic)
A Gas Ultrasonic Flowmeter for Low Pressure Applications
Weiguo Zhao and Jieyong Yu (China Jiliang University, P.R. China); Shengyi Zhang (Company of Cangnan Instrument, P.R. China); Chaochuan Huang and Jingdian Lin (Zhejiang Cangnan Instrument Group, P.R. China)
Eliminating Re-Burn-In in Semiconductor Manufacturing through Statistical Analysis of Production Test Data
Hung Pham (RMIT University, Vietnam); Serge Demidenko (Massey University, New Zealand); Giovanni Maria Merola (Xi'an Jioatong Liverpool University, P.R. China)
Comparison between Sine Wave Fitting and Zero-Crossing Methods Applied to QCM Impedance Measurements
Juan Antonio Chávez and Miguel Jesús García (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain); Oliver Millán Blasco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya & Sensor System Group, Spain); Ignasi Tur and Antoni Turó (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain); Miquel A Amer (Escola Universitària Salesiana de Sarrià, Spain); Jordi Salazar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain)
Simple Optical Method for Measuring Oil-Mist Lubrication
Michele Norgia and Alessandro Pesatori (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
A Deep Learning based Soft Sensor for a Sour Water Stripping Plant
Salvatore Graziani (University of Catania, Italy); Maria Gabriella Xibilia (University of Messina, Italy)
Non-reproducible alignment and fitting algorithm effects on Laser Radar measurement
Ercihan Kiraci, Pasquale Franciosa, Jason M Warnett, Alex Attridge and Mark A Williams (University of Warwick, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Domestic electrical standard system for Power Line Communication tests
Fabrizio Ciancetta, Flavio D'Innocenzo and Edoardo Fiorucci (University of L'Aquila, Italy); Giovanni Bucci (Universita' Dell' Aquila, Italy)
An Instrument for Measuring Force Vector and Frequency of CPR Compressions
Lorran Ferreira and Graziele Kapps (LNCC/MCTI, Brazil); Jauvane C. Oliveira (National Laboratory for Scientific Computing, Brazil); Shervin Shirmohammadi (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Linearity error in Clamp-on ultrasonic flowmeters due to the installation on pipes made of dispersive materials
Oliver Millán Blasco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya & Sensor System Group, Spain); Jordi Salazar, Juan Antonio Chávez, Antoni Turó and Miguel Jesús García (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain)
Determination of elongation of electrically small objects in building structures by polarimetric synthetic aperture radar
Daniel Rönnow (University of Gävle, Sweden); Baptiste Laporte-Fauret (Bordeaux INP, France); Niclas Björsell (University of Gävle, Sweden)
A Fast Inversion Method for 2-D Flame Temperature Measurement
Biao Zhang, Shengnan Wang, Chuanlong Xu and Shimin Wang (Southeast University, P.R. China)
Measuring the thickness of transparent objects using a confocal displacement sensor
Chun-Jen Weng (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Bo-Rong Lu and Pi-Ying Cheng (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan); Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Chih-Yen Chen (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan)
Numerical and Experimental Analysis of Ultrasound Attenuation in Oil-Water Two-Phase Flow
Yizhe Shao, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Evaluation of Blood Pressure by Analyzing the Fluctuation Frequency of Oxygen Saturation in Palmar Digital Vein
Yu-Hsuan Lin, Chih-Wei Hung and Hsin-Yi Tsai (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Kuo-Cheng Huang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan)
Circumference Liquid Film Measurement Method with Single High-speed Camera
Ting Xue (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
Experimental Performance Assessment of Compressive Sampling-based THz Imaging Systems
Leopoldo Angrisani (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Giovanni Cavallo (Unversity of Naples Federico II, Italy); Francesco Bonavolontà (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Annalisa Liccardo (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Rosario Schiano Lo Moriello (Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Antonello Andreone and Gian Paolo Papari (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Electrokinetic Experiments of Porous Transducer in Liquid Circular Angular Accelerometer
Li Ming, Meiling Wang and Tong Liu (Beijing Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Siyuan Cheng (School of Automation, Beijing Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Meng-Yin Fu (Beijing Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Lei Tong Wang (The Third Academic of Aerospace and Technology Group of China, P.R. China)
Improving the accuracy of laser self-mixing interferometry for velocity measurement
Hui Sun (Technical University of Munich & ChenYang Technologies GmbH & Co. KG, Germany)
Transimpedance Amplifier with Programmable Gain and Bandwidth for Capacitive MEMS Accelerometers
Guillermo Royo, Miguel Garcia-Bosque and Carlos Sanchez-Azqueta (University of Zaragoza, Spain); Cecilia Gimeno (Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium); Concepción Aldea and Santiago Celma (University of Zaragoza, Spain)
Continuous-Time Equalizer for CMOS Integrated Photodiodes
Javier Aguirre (Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain); Erick Guerrero, Carlos Sanchez-Azqueta, Antonio D Martínez and Miguel Garcia-Bosque (University of Zaragoza, Spain); Cecilia Gimeno (Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium); Santiago Celma (University of Zaragoza, Spain)
Calibration of Wearable Flexible Humidity Sorption Sensors
Bartosz Dzikowski, Jerzy Weremczuk and Adrian Zduńczyk (Warsaw University of Technology, Poland); Grzegorz Owczarek (Central Institute for Labour Protection – National Research Institute, Poland)
A Simple and Efficient Front-End Circuit for Magneto-Resistive Angle Sensors
Kishor Nandapurkar (Indian Institute of Technology Kaharagpur, India); Chandrika Sreekantan Anoop (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, India); Pranab K. Dutta (IIT Kharagpur, India)
Single Droplet On-line Testing Path Optimization for Digital Microfluidic Biochips based on the Improved Ant Colony Algorithm
Wenbin Zheng, Hongjie Yu, Feng Lei, Ping Fu, Hongyuan Jiang and Bing Liu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
A Gas Concentration Estimation Method Based on Multivariate Relevance Vector Machine Using MOS Gas Sensor Arrays
Yinsheng Chen, Xiaodong Liu, Jingli Yang and Yonghui Xu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
A Real-Time Fault Detection and Isolation Strategy for Gas Sensor Array
Jingli Yang, Yinsheng Chen and Zhen Sun (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Study Of the Stability Of the NiTi Wire Applied To Thermomechanical Actuators
Walber Medeiros Lima (Rural Federal University of Semi-Arid, Brazil); Carlos José de Araújo (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil); Rodinei Medeiros Gomes (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil); Cícero Souto (Federal University of Paraíba – UFPB, Brazil); Ana Maria Marques de Lima (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil); Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil)
Development and improvement of acoustic sensors for the detection of pollutants in aquatic environments
David Lapeine (University of Montpellier & Instiute Electronic and System (IES), France); Fabien Pascal (University of Montpellier & Institut d'Electronique du Sud, France); Didier Laux, Jean-Yves Ferrandis and Philippe Combette (University of Montpellier & Instiute Electronic and System (IES), France)
Velocity Prediction from Acceleration Measurements in Motorcycle Suspensions
Marco Carratu' (University of Salerno, Italy); Vincenzo Paciello (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy); Antonio Pietrosanto (University of Salerno & CEO of SPRING OFF srl, Italy); Paolo Sommella (University of Salerno, Italy)
Preliminary characterization of metal-packaged fiber Bragg gratings under fatigue loading
Grzegorz Fusiek and Tim Rubert (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Pawel Niewczas (University of Strathclyde & Synaptec Ltd, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Jack McAlorum and Marcus Perry (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
A friction less accelerometer exploiting a magnetic levitating mechanism and an inductive readout strategy
A Smart Bearing System Based on Piezoresistive Carbon Black Loaded Natural Rubber
Salvatore Graziani and Pietro Giannone (University of Catania, Italy)
Quartz Crystal Microbalance sensors based on TiO2 nanoparticles for gas sensing
Ada Fort, Tommaso Addabbo and Marco Mugnaini (University of Siena, Italy); Marco Tani (University of siena, Italy); Valerio Vignoli (University of Siena, Italy); Mara Bruzzi (University of Florence, Italy)
Forecasting Methods to Reduce Energy Consumption in WSN
Faouzi Derbel and Florian Strakosch (Leipzig University of Applied Sciences, Germany); Imen Ben Arbi (The Higher School of Communications of Tunisia, Tunisia)
An optical temperature sensor based on Silicone and Plastic Optical Fibers for biomedical applications
Nunzio Cennamo (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy); Agostino Della Monica (Seconda Università di Napoli, Italy); Paola Zuppella (CNR–IFN UOS Padova, Italy); Luigi Zeni (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy)
Fault Detection in Class-E2 Resonant Converters
Self-cleaning of Si photovoltaic modules by a nanostructured TiO2 spray-coating
Lorenzo Ciani, Alessio Farina, Marcantonio Catelani, Andrea Baldi and Ennio Carnevale (University of Florence, Italy); Samuele Calastrini (Universita' di Firenze, Italy); Lorenzo Signorini (Analytical srl - Laboratorio CETACE, Italy); Lio Pacini (Italvernici, Italy); Mara Bruzzi (University of Florence, Italy)
Characterization of a Si/InGaAs lateral beam splitting photovoltaic system
Samuele Calastrini (Universita' di Firenze, Italy); Andrea Baldi, Ennio Carnevale, Lorenzo Ciani, Marcantonio Catelani and Mara Bruzzi (University of Florence, Italy)
Power Distribution in Harsh Environment: Measurement on Commercial Power Brick
Mauro Citterio (INFN, Italy); Massimo Lazzaroni (Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy); Francesco Tartarelli (INFN, Italy); Helio Takai, Hucheng Chen and James Kierstead (BNL, USA)
Measurement Methods to be Included in Uni-En Guidelines to Characterize Waste Bricks
Francesco Lamonaca (University of Sannio, Italy); Domenico Luca Carnì (University of Calabria, Italy); Monica Vasile (Medical School, Ovidius University of Constanta, Italy); Alessandro Vitale, Domenico Grimaldi and Alfonzo Nastro (University of Calabria, Italy)
Development of a multiple-scattering acoustic sensor for process monitoring
María F Blasina (Universidad de la República, Uruguay); Nicolás Pérez (University of the Republic, Uruguay); Eliana Budelli, Patricia Lema and Carlos Negreira (Universidad de la República, Uruguay); Ros Kiri Ing (Institut Langevin, France)
Thermometry based on Computed Tomography Images during Microwave Ablation: Trials on ex vivo Porcine Liver
Emiliano Schena (University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy); Paola Saccomandi (IHU-strasbourg, France); Carlo Massaroni and Francesco Giurazza (Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy); Yuman Fong and John Park (City of Hope Medical Center, Italy)
New design ideas for TDR-based liquid level detectors
Lars Bengtsson (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)
DSP Based Module for Processing Vibration Signals of Rotation Machinery
Wang Liu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); David He (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA); Tianchi Zhao and Datong Liu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)
Dynamic Imaging based on Spatio-temporal Information for Electrical Impedance Tomography
Qi Wang, Yuanyuan Peng, Xiaojing Chen, Jing He, Pengcheng Zhang and Jianming Wang (Tianjin Polytechnic University, P.R. China); Ronghua Zhang (Tianjin Polytechnic University School of Electrical Engineering & Aumomation, P.R. China); Huaxiang Wang (Tianjin University, P.R. China)
A Linearizing Interface Circuit with Phase-Error Compensated Direct-Digital Output for TMR-Based Angular Position Sensor
Kishor Nandapurkar (Indian Institute of Technology Kaharagpur, India); Chandrika Sreekantan Anoop (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, India); Pranab K. Dutta (IIT Kharagpur, India)
A monocular vision 3D measurement method based on rotating lens
Wei Liu, Xin Ma, Liang Bin and Weixiao Liu (Dalian University of Tech-nology, P.R. China); Yang Zaihua, Yi Wangmin and Long Changyu (Beijing Institute of Spacecraft Environment Engineering, P.R. China); Zhenyuan Jia (Dalian University of Tech-nology, P.R. China)
Attaining low uncertainties in measurements with RF signal generators and analyzers
Niklas Beuster (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany); Florian Raschke (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS Germany, Germany); Alexander Ihlow (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany); Carsten Andrich (Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany); Giovanni Del Galdo (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS & Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany)
Diagnosis Method for Corn Nitrogen Status Measurement based on Multispectral Imaging
Yu Zhao (Northeast Agricultural University, P.R. China); Xingan Hu and Wenbin Zheng (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Shuwen Wang (Northeast Agricultural University)
Electronic Instrumentation for the Characterization of a Rotary Thermoelectric Motor Driven by Shape Memory Alloy Springs
José Marques Basílio Sobrinho (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil); Maxsuel Ferreira Cunha (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil); Cícero Souto (Federal University of Paraíba – UFPB, Brazil); Simplício Arnaud da Silva (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil); Alexsandro Santos (Universidade Federal da Paraiba, Brazil); Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil)
Resonant Inductive Wireless Power Transfer Links Operating in a Coupling-independent Regime: Theory and Experiments
Alessio De Angelis, Marco Dionigi, Paolo Carbone and Mauro Mongiardo (University of Perugia, Italy); Qinghua Wang and Wenquan Che (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, P.R. China); Franco Mastri (University of Bologna, Italy); Giuseppina Monti (University of Salento, Italy)
Development and Characterization of an Electric Power Generator Using Piezoelectric (PZT) Subjected to Base Excitation
Renato F. Rangel (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil); Cícero Souto (Federal University of Paraíba – UFPB, Brazil); Alan Gonçalves (Federal University of Paraíba - UFPB, Brazil); Maxsuel Ferreira Cunha and Ana Maria Marques de Lima (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil); Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil)
Distortion characterization of exponential signal generated by AWG
Domenico Luca Carnì and Domenico Grimaldi (University of Calabria, Italy)
Crack Detection Using the MOI method Based on Artifical Neural Network
Yuhua Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China & School of Automation Engineering, P.R. China); Lulu Tian (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China); Chun Yin (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China & School of Automation Engineering, P.R. China); Libing Bai, Xiaoyu Shi and Bo Zhang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China)
Dielectric-resonator-based measuring devices: relevance of the dielectric quality
Kostiantyn Torokhtii, Nicola Pompeo and Enrico Silva (Università Roma Tre, Italy)
Fitting strategy of resonance curves from microwave resonators with non-idealities
Nicola Pompeo (Università Roma Tre); Kostiantyn Torokhtii (Università Roma Tre, Italy); Fabio Leccese, Andrea Scorza and Salvatore Andrea Sciuto (Università Roma Tre); Enrico Silva (Università Roma Tre, Italy)
Surface impedance measurements in thin conducting films: substrate and finite-thickness-induced uncertainties
Nicola Pompeo, Kostiantyn Torokhtii and Enrico Silva (Università Roma Tre, Italy)
Investigation of selected AC voltage generators for high-frequency AC-DC transfer
Michal Grzenik (Silesian University of Technology (SUT), Poland); Krzysztof Musiol (Silesian University of Technology, Poland); Marian Kampik (Politechnika Slaska, Poland); Andrea Sosso (INRiM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy)
Lead Acid Battery SoC Estimation Based on Extended Kalman Filter Method Considering Different Temperature Conditions
Rafael Santos, Caio Alves and Euler Tavares Macedo (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil); Juan Moises Mauricio Villanueva and Lucas Hartmann (Universidade Federal da Paraíba, Brazil); Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil)
Investigation of the current circulation offshore Taranto by using field measurements and numerical model
Diana De Padova (Technical University of Bari, Italy); Francesca De Serio, Michele Mossa and Elvira Armenio (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
Non-parametric power spectrum estimation for Riemann-Liouville fractional order signals
Kurt Barbé (Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Faculty of Sciences / Faculty Medicine (GEWE), Belgium)

Thursday, May 25, 15:30 - 15:50

Coffee Break

Room: Council Room

Thursday, May 25, 15:50 - 17:30

SS9 - Advanced Measurement and Data Processing for Complex Engineering System Health Monitoring

Room: Aula Magna
Chairs: Ada Fort (University of Siena, Italy), Ruqiang Yan (Southeast University, P.R. China)
Gas Flow-Rate Measurement Using A Transit-Time Multi-Path Ultrasonic Flow Meter Based on PSO-SVM
Xiaoyu Tang (Zhejiang University & Yuquan Compus, P.R. China); Qinmin Yang and Youxian Sun (Zhejiang University, P.R. China)
Reliability assessment of rolling bearing based on principal component analysis and Weibull proportional hazard model
Fengtao Wang, Xutao Chen, Chenxi Liu, Dawen Yan, Qingkai Han and Hongkun Li (Dalian University of Technology, P.R. China)
Defect Detection on Thin-Wall Structure via Dictionary Learning
Xiang Li and Ding (The University of Aizu, Japan)
Bearing Fault Diagnosis Using Wavelet Domain Operator-Based Signal Separation
Borui Hou and Ruqiang Yan (Southeast University, P.R. China); Xuefeng Chen (Xian Jiaotong University, P.R. China); Yanmeng Liu (Xi'an Jiaotong University, P.R. China)
Evolutionary Particle filter design for misalignment estimation in presence of flexure effect
Sudipta Chakraborty (B. P. Poddar Institute of Management and Technology, India); Suvendu Chattaraj (Department of CSE, ODGI, Howrah - 711316); Abhik Mukherjee (IIEST, Shibpur, India)

SS5 - Instrumentation and measurement science and technology in Archaeometry and for the Conservation and Display of tangible Cultural Heritage

Room: CDF-1
Chairs: Monica Gulmini (Università degli Studi di Torino, Italy), Alessandro Lo Giudice (University of Torino & INFN Sezione di Torino, Italy)
Investigation of artefacts retrieved from a shipwreck of Vasco da Gama using X-ray Computed Tomography
Jason M Warnett, Mark A Williams and Alex Attridge (University of Warwick, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); David Mearns (Blue Water Recoveries, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Joao Vieira (Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal)
Utilizing X-Ray Computed Tomography for Heritage Conservation: The case of Megalosaurus bucklandii
Paul Wilson (University of Warwick & Oxford University Museum of Natural History, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
A new digital radiography system for paintings on canvas and on wooden panels of large dimensions
Alessandro Lo Giudice and Jacopo Corsi (University of Torino and INFN Sezione di Torino); Giorgio Cotto and Giorgia Mila (University of Torino and INFN Sezione di Torino, Italy); Alessandro Re (University of Torino and INFN Sezione di Torino); Chiara Ricci, Roberto Sacchi, Lorenzo Visca and Lorenzo Zamprotta (University of Torino and INFN Sezione di Torino, Italy); Nadia Pastrone, Fauzia Albertin, Rosa Brancaccio, Giovanni Dughera, Paolo Mereu and Amedeo Staiano (INFN Sezione di Torino, Italy); Marco Nervo, Paola Buscaglia, Annamaria Giovagnoli and Novella Grassi (Centro Conservazione e Restauro “La Venaria Reale”, Venaria Reale, Torino, Italy)
Cloud Infrastructure for Museum Environmental Monitoring
Simone Corbellini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Sabrina Grassini (Politecnico di Torino & Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Luca Lombardo, Emma Paola Angelini, Marco Parvis and Ahmed Elsayed (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)

SS13 - New trends in education in instrumentation and measurement

Room: CDF-2
Chairs: Francesco Lamonaca (University of Sannio, Italy), Maria Riccio (University of Sannio, Italy)
A remotely accessible laboratory for corrosion training
Leonardo Iannucci, Elisabetta Di Francia and Marco Parvis (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Sabrina Grassini (Politecnico di Torino & Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Measurement Science and Education in the Drone Times
Serious Game for Physical Rehabilitation: measuring the effectiveness of virtual and real training environments
Octavian Adrian Postolache (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisboa/IT & Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal); Filipe Lourenço (ISCTE-IUL, Portugal); Jose Costa Pereira (ESTSetúbal, Portugal); Pedro M. B. Silva Girão (Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal)
Method for compensating the effect of disturbances on magnetometer measurements: experimental results

Image Processing and Computational Intelligence Techniques

Room 7A
Chairs: Alessandro M Ferrero (Politecnico di Milano, Italy), Annamária R. Várkonyi-Kóczy (Óbuda University, Hungary)
Kernel Sparse Representation Based Classification of Focal Liver Lesions with Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound
Dandan Li (Harbin Institute of Technology & None, P.R. China); Yakui Zhang (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Jing Jin (Harbin institute of Technology, P.R. China)
An IFCE-based Effective Color Tracking System for a Humanoid Robot in Cluttered Environments
Xiaoqian Mao and Huidong He (Tianjin University, P.R. China); Wei Li (California State University, Bakersfield, USA); Genshe Chen (Intelligent Fusion Technology, Inc, USA)
Robust Variable Length Data Classification with Extended Sequential Fuzzy Indexing Tables
Balazs Tusor (Doctoral School of Applied Informatics, Óbuda University & Integrated Intelligent Systems Japanese-Hungarian Laboratory, Hungary); Annamária R. Várkonyi-Kóczy (Óbuda University, Hungary); János Tóth (J. Selye University, Slovakia)
AFM-based robust image analysis to contrast reversal effects in cell-cerium oxide nanoparticles interactions
Arianna Mencattini, Paola Casti and Giuseppe Fazio (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy); Eugenio Martinelli (Roma Tor Vergata University, USA); Corrado Di Natale (Università di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy); Lina Ghibelli (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy); Antonio Cricenti and Marco Luce (National Research Council (CNR), Italy)
Block Based Dense Stereo Matching Using Adaptive Cost Aggregation and Limited Disparity Estimation
Xiao Yang (Shanghai JiaoTong University, P.R. China); Xiaobo Chen and Juntong Xi (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R. China)

Measurement Applications and Software II

Room 7B
Chairs: Simone Corbellini (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Sergio Rapuano (University of Sannio, Italy)
Agent-Based Software Architecture for Distributed Measurement Systems and Cyber-Physical Systems Design
Paolo Francesco Sciammarella (University of Calabria, Italy); Libero Nigro (University of Calabria, DIMES, Italy); Domenico Grimaldi (University of Calabria, Italy); Franco Cicirelli (University of Calabria, DIMES, Italy); Domenico Luca Carnì (University of Calabria, Italy)
Experimental Characterization and Modeling of Low-Cost Oscillators for Improved Carrier Phase Synchronization
John A McNeill, Sabah Razavi, Kirty Vedula and Donald R. Brown, III (Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA)
Online Monitoring Soft Errors in Reconfigurable FPGA during Radiation Test
Boyang Du and Luca Sterpone (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Efficient Logarithmic Conversion on an ARM Microcontroller for Real Time Acoustic Monitoring
Mark Hopkins (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Peter Lee (University of Kent, Canterbury, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Effects of runtime failures in IEEE 1588 clock networks
Balint Ferencz (Budapest University of Technology and Economics & Evopro Innovation LLC, Hungary); Tamás Kovácsházy (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)

Thursday, May 25, 17:30 - 18:00

Closing Session

Room: Aula Magna

Thursday, May 25, 18:30 - 20:30

Concert of the Politecnico Choir

Room: Aula Magna