Program for 2015 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (I2MTC)

Time Ground Floor Gallery First Floor Gallery Auditorium Room C Room D Room E Room B Room G Room A

Monday, May 11

10:00-11:30       Tut1-1: Tutorial - Methodology of measurement Tut1-2: Tutorial - A Focus on Compressive Sensing Applications in Measurement Tut1-3: Tutorial - Mining Sensor and Measurement Data in Real-Time Tut1-4: Tutorial - First Slot: Measuring dynamic systems in the presence of nonlinear distortions and time varying behavior: Going beyond the Linear Time-Invariant framework ininstrumentation and measurement   CS: Chapter Summit
11:30-12:00 B1: Coffee Break              
12:00-18:00                
12:00-13:30       Tut2-1: Tutorial - Introducing Bayesian reasoning in measurements with a toy experiment Tut2-2: Tutorial - Analog to Information Converters: How Compressive Sampling could overcome ADC limitations Tut2-3: Tutorial - Smartphone Instrumentation for Insurance Telematics Tut2-4: Tutorial - Second Slot: Measuring dynamic systems in the presence of nonlinear distortions…  
13:30-14:30 L1: Lunch
14:30-16:00       Tut3-1: Tutorial - Unobtrusive smart sensing and pervasive computing for healthcare Tut3-2: Tutorial - Fiber-Optic Sensing for Power and Energy Industries Tut3-3: Tutorial - Superconducting sensors: Josephson junction-based nanocircuits toward coherent caloritronics and thermal measurement devices - linked to SS8 Tut3-4: Tutorial - Measurement data aggregation in emerging power systems  
16:00-16:30 B2: Coffee Break              
16:30-18:00       Tut4-1: Tutorial - Technology Transfer of Biomedical Equipment: from Bedside to Academia and to Industry to Meet Clinical Needs as Detected by Research Tut4-2: Tutorial - TBD Tut4-3: Tutorial - Forensic metrology: how measurement can help justice Tut4-4: Tutorial - Sensors and Measurements for Robotics and Automation  
18:00-19:00 R: Reception - Meet the Tutorial Presenters at the bar of the Palazzo dei Congressi - Bar Area

Tuesday, May 12

08:30-08:45     W: Welcome Session            
08:45-09:45     K1: Keynote - An Open Window on Measurements in Particle Physics            
09:45-10:00     SA: Special Announcements (AE, Grad Panel)            
10:00-10:20   B3: Coffee Break,
PPS1: Plenary Poster Session I
          Panel on Technical Activities Volunteer Training DL: Distinguished Lecturers Evaluations
10:20-12:30            
12:30-13:00 L2: Lunch            
13:00-13:30              
13:30-13:50              
13:50-14:15     Special Session 8 Invited Talk,
SS8: Special Session 8: Superconducting Sensors and Instrumentation
SS1-1: Special Session 1: Advanced Measurement and Data Processing for Complex Engineering System Health Monitoring SS2: Special Session 2: Going beyond the Linear Time-Invariant framework in instrumentation and measurement Special Session 3 Invited Talks,
SS3-1: Special Session 3: Instrumentation and measurement for improving quality, reliability and safety: new perspectives for technology and industry
SS4: Special Session 4: Advanced multi-sensor platform for Ambient Assisted Living    
14:15-15:30        
15:30-16:00        
16:00-16:20 B4: Coffee Break               IEEE 21451-001 Working Group Meeting
16:20-17:00     TS1-1: Track Event 1: Measurements in Railway Systems T5-1: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes T11: Robotics, Control, Mechanical, and Material Measurements T9-1: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems T13-1: Signal Processing Techniques  
17:00-18:00     IMS Video Tutorials Meeting
18:00-18:30      
18:30-18:31 End of Technical Sessions - Tuesday, May 12th
20:00-22:00 WR: Welcome Reception - Chiostro Convento San Francesco

Wednesday, May 13

08:15-09:00     P1: Plenary Talk - Fast Near-Field Measurement Techniques for Characterization of Radiating Systems            
09:00-09:45     AP: Awards (Announcements), I2MTC 2016 Presentation            
09:45-10:00 B5: Coffee Break                
10:00-10:05             WIM: WIM Panel  
10:05-12:00     T3-1: Energy and Power Systems SS1-2: Special Session 1: Advanced Measurement and Data Processing for Complex Engineering System Health Monitoring T5-2: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes T10-1: Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation SS3-2: Special Session 3: Instrumentation and measurement for improving quality, reliability and safety: new perspectives for technology and industry  
12:00-12:15        
12:15-13:00     JBO: J Barry Oaks Lecture Presentation (Mohammad Ghasr)            
13:00-14:00 L3: Lunch                
14:00-14:20             GRAD: Grad Panel I2MTC 2017 Planning Meeting
14:20-16:00   B6: Coffee Break,
PPS2: Plenary Poster Session II
         
16:00-16:30                
16:30-16:50               IMS General TC Meeting
16:50-17:00     T7: Measurement of Electric and Magnetic Quantities SS5: Special Session 5: Measurement fundamentals- challenges towards a unified body of Knowledge T5-3: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes T6-1: Measurement Applications T14: Software Development for Measurement and Instrumentation Support  
17:00-18:30     IMS Publications Panel
18:30-18:31 End of Technical Sessions - Wednesday, May 13th
20:00-23:00 GD: Gala Dinner - Chiostro Del Carmine

Thursday, May 14

08:15-09:00     P2: Plenary Talk - Measurements for Certification of Railway Systems            
09:00-09:05               I2MTC 2015 Wrap Up Meeting  
09:05-10:30     SS7: Special Session 7: Instrumentation and measurements for road safety T9-2: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems T1-1: Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques T6-2: Measurement Applications T3-2: Energy and Power Systems  
10:30-10:50        
10:50-11:00 B7: Coffee Break                
11:00-11:10               I2MTC 2016 Planning Meeting
11:10-12:30     T8-1: Measurement Systems and Theory T9-3: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems T12-1: Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion T13-2: Signal Processing Techniques T3-3: Energy and Power Systems  
12:30-12:50        
12:50-13:00 L4: Lunch                
13:00-13:50             I2MTC Board Meeting  
13:50-16:00     TS1-2: Track Event 1: Measurements in Railway Systems T6-3: Measurement Applications T8-2: Measurement Systems and Theory T2: Data Acquisition Systems and Real-Time Measurements T1-2: Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques  
16:00-16:20 B8: Coffee Break                
16:20-18:30     T9-4: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems T12-2: Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion T4: Image Processing and Computational Intelligence Techniques T10-2: Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation T5-4: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes    
18:30-18:31 End of Technical Sessions - Thursday, May 14th

Monday, May 11

Monday, May 11 10:00 - 18:00

CS: Chapter Summit

Room A

Monday, May 11 10:00 - 11:30

Tut1-1: Tutorial - Methodology of measurement

Dario Petri
Room C

Tut1-2: Tutorial - A Focus on Compressive Sensing Applications in Measurement

Claudio Narduzzi, Guglielmo Frigo
Room D

Tut1-3: Tutorial - Mining Sensor and Measurement Data in Real-Time

Paul O'Leary
Room E

Tut1-4: Tutorial - First Slot: Measuring dynamic systems in the presence of nonlinear distortions and time varying behavior: Going beyond the Linear Time-Invariant framework ininstrumentation and measurement

Johan Schoukens, Rik Pintelon
Room B

Monday, May 11 11:30 - 12:00

B1: Coffee Break

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Monday, May 11 12:00 - 13:30

Tut2-1: Tutorial - Introducing Bayesian reasoning in measurements with a toy experiment

Giulio D'Agostini
Room C

Tut2-2: Tutorial - Analog to Information Converters: How Compressive Sampling could overcome ADC limitations

Leopoldo Angrisani, Rosario Schiano Lo Moriello
Room D

Tut2-3: Tutorial - Smartphone Instrumentation for Insurance Telematics

Peter Händel and Isaac Skog
Room E

Tut2-4: Tutorial - Second Slot: Measuring dynamic systems in the presence of nonlinear distortions…

Johan Schoukens, Rik Pintelon
Room B

Monday, May 11 13:30 - 14:30

L1: Lunch

Monday, May 11 14:30 - 16:00

Tut3-1: Tutorial - Unobtrusive smart sensing and pervasive computing for healthcare

Octavian Postolache
Room C

Tut3-2: Tutorial - Fiber-Optic Sensing for Power and Energy Industries

Pawel Niewczas
Room D

Tut3-3: Tutorial - Superconducting sensors: Josephson junction-based nanocircuits toward coherent caloritronics and thermal measurement devices - linked to SS8

Francesco Giazotto
Room E

Tut3-4: Tutorial - Measurement data aggregation in emerging power systems

Mihaela Albu
Room B

Monday, May 11 16:00 - 16:30

B2: Coffee Break

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Monday, May 11 16:30 - 18:00

Tut4-1: Tutorial - Technology Transfer of Biomedical Equipment: from Bedside to Academia and to Industry to Meet Clinical Needs as Detected by Research

Franco Simini
Room C

Tut4-2: Tutorial - TBD

Room D

Tut4-3: Tutorial - Forensic metrology: how measurement can help justice

Veronica Scotti, Alessandro Ferrero
Room E

Tut4-4: Tutorial - Sensors and Measurements for Robotics and Automation

Gourab Sen Gupta
Room B

Monday, May 11 18:00 - 19:00

R: Reception - Meet the Tutorial Presenters at the bar of the Palazzo dei Congressi - Bar Area

Tuesday, May 12

Tuesday, May 12 8:30 - 8:45

W: Welcome Session

Room: Auditorium

Tuesday, May 12 8:45 - 9:45

K1: Keynote - An Open Window on Measurements in Particle Physics

Nigel Lockyer, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Italy
Room: Auditorium

Tuesday, May 12 9:45 - 10:00

SA: Special Announcements (AE, Grad Panel)

Room: Auditorium

Tuesday, May 12 10:00 - 13:00

DL: Distinguished Lecturers Evaluations

Room A

Tuesday, May 12 10:00 - 10:20

B3: Coffee Break

Room: First Floor Gallery

Tuesday, May 12 10:00 - 12:30

PPS1: Plenary Poster Session I

Room: First Floor Gallery
Chairs: Luca De Vito (University of Sannio, Italy), Peter Händel (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden), Mirko Marracci (University of Pisa, Italy), Fernando Rangel de Sousa (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil), Simona Salicone (Politecnico di Milano, Italy), Stephen C Stubberud (Oakridge Technology, USA)
New Technologies and Perspectives for Laboratory Practices in Measurement Science
Francesco Adamo (Polytechnic University of Bari, Italy); Filippo Attivissimo (Politecnico of Bari, Italy); Giuseppe Cavone (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Carlo Guarnieri Calò Carducci (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Anna Maria Lucia Lanzolla (Polytechnic of Bari, Italy)
Measurement System with a RFID Tag Antenna Mounted on Structural Members for Infrastructure Health Monitoring
Devaka Jayawardana (Western Sydney University & Center for Infrastructure Engineering, Australia); Sergey Kharkovsky (University of Western Sydney & UWS, Australia); Ranjith Liyanapathirana (Western Sydney University, Australia)
Using Synchronism Pulse to Improve A2I Implementations
Vanderson Reis (UFCG - LIMC & IFAM, Brazil); Edmar Candeia Gurjão (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil); Raimundo Freire (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande - PB, Brazil)
Plant Root Exit Point Search Algorithm for Weed Control Applications in Organic Farming
Florian Johannes Knoll (West Coast University, Germany); Tim Holtorf, Marvin Schmidt and Stephan Hussmann (West Coast University of Applied Sciences, Germany)
Fast Correspondence Search Algorithm for Stereo Vision Range Sensors
Florian Johannes Knoll (West Coast University, Germany); Tim Holtorf and Stephan Hussmann (West Coast University of Applied Sciences, Germany)
A Fast Algorithm for Tracking Moving Objects Based on Spatio-Temporal Video Segmentation and Cluster Ensembles
Yumi Monma (UFRGS, Brazil); Luciano Silva (FURG, Brazil); Jacob Scharcanski (UFRGS, Brazil)
Stochastic Color Image Segmentation Using Spatial Constraints
Dionicio Vásquez (Midwestern Parana State University, Brazil); Jacob Scharcanski (UFRGS, Brazil); Alexander Wong (University of Waterloo, Canada)
Method to Measure and Analysis of Electromagnetic Interference Shielding Efficiency of Composites in X-Band Waveguide
Bashaiah Sindam (University of Hyderabad, India)
Pulsar Signal Denoising Method Based on Multivariate Empirical Mode Decomposition
Jing Jin (Harbin institute of Technology, China); Xiuxiu Ma, Xiaoyu Li and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, China); Liangwei Huang (Qian Xuesen Laboratory of Space Technology, China Academy of Space Technology, China); Liang He (Shanghai Aerospace Control Technology Institute, China)
An Innovative Image Enhancement Method for Edge Preservation in Wavelet Domain
Jing Jin (Harbin institute of Technology, China); Songyuan Tang and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Gas-Water Two-Phase Flow Characterization with ERT and Multivariate MLE
Nana Wang, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, China)
A Novel Stochastic Model for the Impulsive Noise in the Narrowband Indoor PLC Environment
Hela Gassara (Higher School of Telecommunications, Tunisia); Fatma Rouissi (Ecole Supérieure des Communications de Tunis, University of Carthage, Tunisia); Adel Ghazel (SUPCOM & GRESCOM, Tunisia)
Quasi-Peak Response of EMI Receiver to Corona Pulses
Yang Liu, Xiang Cui, Tiebing Lu, Xuebao Li and Zhenguo Wang (North China Electric Power University, China)
A Novel Method for Target Amplitude Estimation Based on Spectrum Analysis
Yangyan Zhang, Xiaofei Yang, Shi Chen, Shaojie Duan and Jun Ouyang (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)
A System for Turbogenerator Predictive Maintenance Based on Electrical Signature Analysis
Camila P Salomon (Universidade Federal de Itajubá & PS Soluções, Brazil); Wilson Santana (Instituto Gnarus, Brazil); Erik Bonaldi and Levy Oliveira (PS Soluções, Brazil); Jonas Silva (Federal University of Itajuba, Brazil); Luiz Eduardo Borges da Silva (Universidade Federal de Itajubá, Brazil); Germano Lambert-Torres (Gnarus Institute, Brazil); Alexandre Pellicel, Marco Aurelio Lopes and Gonçalo Figueiredo (Termonorte, Brazil)
Impact of Measurement Setup and Test Load on the Accuracy of Harmonic Current Emission Measurements
Ana M Blanco, Ronny Gelleschus and Jan Meyer (Technische Universität Dresden, Germany); Peter Schegner (TU Dresden, Germany)
Tuneable and Portable Lighting System for Visible Light Communications (TP-VLC)
Jorge E Higuera (Ledmotive Technologies & LEDMOTIVE, Spain); Blai Verge, Mariano Peralvarez and Josep Carreras (Catalonia Institute For Energy Research, Spain)
Detecting Defects in Photovoltaic Modules with the Help of Experimental Verification and Synchronized Thermography
Christian Schuss (University of Oulu & Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, 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)
Evaluating Ambient Conditions for Solar Chargers with the Help of Sensors on Smartphones
Christian Schuss (University of Oulu & Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, Finland); Jaakko Huikari and Tore Leikanger (University of Oulu, Finland); Bernd Eichberger (Graz University of Technology, Austria); Timo Rahkonen (University of Oulu, Finland)
Uncertainty Sources Affecting Voltage Profile in Distribution System State Estimation
Marco Pau (Fraunhofer Institute for Energy Economics and Energy System Technology, Germany); Paolo Attilio Pegoraro, Sara Sulis and Carlo Muscas (University of Cagliari, Italy)
Measurement of Transient Enclosure Voltage in a 220kV Gas Insulated Substation
Cai Yuanji (Tsinghua University & State Key Lab of Control and Simulation of Power Systems and Generation Equipment, China); Guan Yonggang and Liu Weidong (Tsinghua University, China)
An Automatic Voltage Disturbance Classification System Based on Clonal Selection Algorithm
Bruno W. S. Arruda (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil); Cleonilson Protasio de Souza (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil); Raimundo Freire (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande - PB, Brazil)
A Simple Method for the THD Improvement of a MV Arbitrary Waveform Generators
Ting Lei, Marco Faifer, Roberto Ottoboni and Sergio Toscani (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Claudio Cherbaucich (RSE S.p.A., Italy); Paolo Mazza (Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico - RSE S.p.A., Italy)
Fast, High Accuracy, Freely Programmable Single Cell Battery Measurement System
Michael Grubmüller, Bernhard Schweighofer and Hannes Wegleiter (Graz University of Technology, Austria)
Development of an Electrostatic Array Sensor for Measuring the Velocity and Concentration Profiles of Pneumatically Conveyed Particles
James Coombes and Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Identification of Oil-Water Flow Patterns Using Conductance Probe in Vertical Well
Jianjun Chen, Lijun Xu and Zhang Cao (Beihang University, China); Xingbin Liu (Production Logging Institute, Daqing Logging & Testing Services Company, Daqing, China); Jinhai Hu (Production Logging Institute, Daqing Logging & Testing Services Company)
A Simple Microcontroller Based Digitizer for Differential Inductive Sensors
Nandagopal Ramadoss (Indian Institute of Technology Madras & CVRDE, DRDO, India); Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
Dielectric Spectroscopy for Measuring the Composition of Gasoline/Water/Ethanol Mixtures
Ger De Graaf, Reinoud Wolffenbuttel and Giuseppe Lacerenza (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Film Thickness Planar Sensor: Comparison of Geometries
Adriana Bonilla Riaño and Antonio Carlos Bannwart (University of Campinas, Brazil); Oscar M H Rodriguez (University of São Paulo & EESC - USP, Brazil)
PC Based Eddy Current Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) System
Sumayya Abbas (National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan); Taha Ali (National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan); Uzair Gilani, Shayan Ahmed, Iqra Sajid and Faisal Amir (National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan); Tariq Mairaj khan (National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan)
Investigation of Different Shapes of Plastic Optical Fiber Sensor for Refractometry and Detection of Bacteria
Domingos M.C. Rodrigues (LIF/COPPE/UFRJ, Brazil); Regina Allil (Brazilian Army, Brazil); Vanessa Queiroz and Rafaela Lopes (LIF/COPPE/UFRJ, Brazil); Marcelo Werneck (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Prediction of NOx Emissions From a Biomass Fired Combustion Process Through Digital Imaging, Non-negative Matrix Factorization and Fast Sparse Regression
Nan Li (North China Electric Power University, China); Gang Lu (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Xinli Li (North China Electric Power University, China); Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
A Platform for Multiple DC Corona Effects Measurements and Analysis
Xuebao Li, Xiang Cui, Tiebing Lu, Donglai Wang, Zhenguo Wang and He Zhang (North China Electric Power University, China)
Accuracy Analysis in the Estimation of ToF of TDR Signals
Nicola Giaquinto and Giuseppe M D'Aucelli (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Egidio De Benedetto (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Giuseppe Cannazza and Andrea Cataldo (University of Salento, Italy); Emanuele Piuzzi (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Antonio Masciullo (University of Salento, Italy)
An Autonomous Water Sampling and Monitoring Device for Deployment in Harsh Underground Environment
Martin Pucher, Paul O'Leary and Christoph Gugg (University of Leoben, Austria); Claudio Hoefer-Oellinger (Geoconsult ZT GmbH, Austria)
TTH Library: a New Tool for Diagnostic Assessment of Oil&Gas Applications
Marcantonio Catelani, Lorenzo Ciani and Matteo Venzi (University of Florence, Italy); Roberto Conti and Enrico Meli (Florence University, Italy); Luca Pugi and Andrea Rindi (University of Florence, Italy); Stefano Rossin (GE Oil&Gas, Italy)
Acoustic Emission Localization on A Large Anisotropic Composite Plate
Junjun Tang, Wenxiu Lu, Zheng Li and Fulei Chu (Tsinghua University, China)
Condition Monitoring of a Complex Hydraulic System Using Multivariate Statistics
Nikolai Helwig (Centre for Mechatronics and Automation Technology, Germany); Eliseo Pignanelli (ZeMA gGmbH, Germany); Andreas Schütze (Saarland University, Germany)
Nonparametric Estimation of a Time-variant System: An Experimental Study of B-splines and the Regularization Based Smoothing
Péter Zoltán Csurcsia and Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Nonparametric Volterra Kernel Estimation Using Regularization
Georgios Birpoutsoukis and Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Output Error Bounds for Discrete-Time Models with Forced Delay Under Band-Limited Assumptions an Experimental Study
Rishi Relan and Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Design of Excitations for Structure Discrimination of Nonlinear Systems, Using the Best Linear Approximation
Alireza Fakhrizadeh Esfahani, Johan Schoukens and Laurent Vanbeylen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Adaptive Drift Calibration of Accelerometers with Direct Velocity Measurements
Michael Rockwood (Carleton University, Canada); Bruce Wallace (AGE-WELL NIH SAM3 & Carleton University, Canada); Rafik Goubran (Carleton University, Canada); Frank Knoefel (Bruyere Continuing Care, Canada); Shawn Marshall (Ottawa Hospital, Canada)
CARDEAGate: Low-Cost, ZigBee-based Localization and Identification for AAL Purposes
Claudio Guerra (DII - University of Parma, Italy); Valentina Bianchi (Università di Parma, Italy); Ilaria De Munari and Paolo Ciampolini (University of Parma, Italy)
Preliminary Design Issues for Inertial Rings in Ambient Assisted Living Applications
Dario Esposito and FIlippo Cavallo (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy)
Induction Motor Fault Diagnosis Using Multiple Class Feature Selection
Xueliang Yang (Southeast University, China); Ruqiang Yan (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China); Robert X. Gao (Case Western Reserve University, USA)
Leakage Detection of Gaseous CO2 Through Thermal Imaging
Kehinde Adefila and Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Tao Wang (KROHNE Ltd, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Feasibility of Air Quality Monitoring Systems Based on Environmental Energy Harvesting
Damiano Crescini (University of Brescia, Italy); Alessio Galli (Qatar University, Qatar)
Design and Implementation of Automotive Data Acquisition Platform
Gregorio Andria (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Filippo Attivissimo (Politecnico of Bari, Italy); Attilio Di Nisio (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Anna Maria Lucia Lanzolla (Polytechnic of Bari, Italy); Angelo Pellegrino (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
An Innovative Method of Train Integrity Monitoring Through Wireless Sensor Network
Benedetto Allotta, Pierluca D'Adamio, Susanna Papini, Luca Pugi and Daniele Faralli (University of Florence, Italy)
Large Eddy Simulation and Hilbert Huang Transform for Fluctuation Pressure of High Speed Train
Yanan Wang, Chunjun Chen and Hongyang He (School of Mechanical Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, China)
Voice Pathology Detection by Fuzzy Logic
Daria Hemmerling, Andrzej Skalski and Janusz Gajda (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)
Fault Feature Extraction of Planetary Gearboxes Under Nonstationary Conditions Based on Reassigned Wavelet Scalogram
Xiaowang Chen and Zhipeng Feng (University of Science and Technology Beijing, China)
Study on the Test System of Non-coaxial Laser Detecting Field
Bingting Zha (Nanjing University of Science and Technolgy, China); He Zhang (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China)
Coupling Analysis in the Calibration Process of Electro-Optical Detection Systems
Qijian Tang and Xiangjun Wang (Tianjin University, China); Qingping Yang (Brunel University, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Indoor Localization System for Emergency Responders with Ultra Low-power Radio Landmarks
Nikolas Simon, Joan Bordoy, Fabian Höflinger, Johannes Wendeberg, Marc Schink and Robert Tannhaeuser (University of Freiburg, Germany); Leonhard M. Reindl (University of Freiburg & IMTEK - Institute for Microsystem Technology, Germany); Christian Schindelhauer (University of Freiburg & Rechnernetze und Telematik an der Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany)
Effect of Periodic Cable Nonuniformities on Transmission Measurements
Gilvan Soares Borges (Federal Institute of Pará, Brazil); Roberto Menezes Rodrigues (Federal University of Para, Brazil); Joao Weyl Costa (Universidade Federal do Pará - UFPA, Brazil); Antoni Fertner (Ericsson AB, Sweden); Adam Santos (Federal University of Pará, Brazil)
A Measurement Setup for THz Detectors Characterization Validated on FET-Based CMOS Test Structures
Muhammad Ali (Fondazione Bruno Kessler & University of Trento, Italy); Matteo Perenzoni and David Stoppa (Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy)
A Chemi-ionization Processing Approach for Characterizing Flame Flickering Behavior
Fangyan Li, Lijun Xu, Zhang Cao and Minglong Du (Beihang University, China)
Measurement of Horses Gaits Using Geo-Sensors
Xuefei Qin and Niclas Björsell (University of Gävle, Sweden)
High Frequency Characterization and Modeling Via Measurements of Power Electronic Capacitors Under High Bias Voltage and Temperature Variations
Fahim Hami (IRSEEM/ESIGELEC & VeDeCoM, France); Habib Boulzazen and Moncef Kadi (IRSEEM/ESIGELEC, France)
Transmitter Leakage Analysis When Operating USRP (N210) in Duplex Mode
Arul Mathi Maran Chandran and Maciej Zawodniok (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA)
Development of an Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Network for Instrumentation and Analysis of Beehives
Fiona Edwards Murphy, Emanuel M. Popovici and Pádraig Whelan (University College Cork, Ireland); Michele Magno (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
Validation of a Time-Variant Electrical Equivalent Circuit for a Dry Bacteriorhodopsin Sensor
Joonas P. Talvitie, Teemu Tukiainen, Lasse Lensu, Tommi J. Kärkkäinen and Pertti Silventoinen (Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland); Mikko P. J. Kuisma (LUT University, Finland)
Cryogenic Microwave Wideband Measurements of Superconducting Thin Films
Enrico Silva, Nicola Pompeo and Kostiantyn Torokhtii (Università Roma Tre, Italy); Stefano Sarti (Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy)
A Wire-Mesh Sensor for Air-Water Two-Phase Flow Imaging
Weiling Liu, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, China)
Water Continuous Oil-Water Flow Velocity Measurement Based on Continuous Waves Ultrasonic Doppler Method
Xiaoxiao Dong, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, China)
Subcutaneous Veins Depth Estimation Method Using Monte Carlo Simulations
Aamir Shahzad (COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan); Chai Meei Tyng (Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia); Mohamad Naufal Mohamad Saad (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia); Nicolas Walter (Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia); Aamir S Malik (Senior Lecturer, Malaysia); Fabrice Meriaudeau (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia)
A Novel Switched-Capacitor Capacitance-to-Digital Converter for Single Element Capacitive Sensors
Vijayakumar Sreenath and Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
Magnetic Behavior Measurements Under High Frequency Mechanical Solicitations
Olivier Ghibaudo (Grenoble University & G2ELAB Laboratory, France)
Dedicated Hardware Implementation of a High Precision Power Quality Meter
Víctor Araújo (Rua Maceió, n 29, Barra, Brazil); Raul Acosta (LSITEC, Brazil); Eduardo Simas Filho (Federal University of Bahia, Brazil); Amauri Oliveira (Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil); Wagner Oliveira (DEE-UFBA, Brazil)
Feasibility Study of A Non-Contact AC Voltage Measurement System
Shenil PS (College of Engineering Trivandrum, India); Arjun Raveendranath and Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
Data Validation and Dynamic Uncertainty Estimation of Self-validating Sensor
Yinsheng Chen (Harbin University of Science and Technology, China); Zhen Sun and Shouda Jiang (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Precision Kilovolt DC Voltage Source for Capacitance Load Application
Shisong LI, Wei Zhao and Songling Huang (Tsinghua University, China); Zhonghua Zhang and Zhengkun Li (NIM, China)
Neural Decision Support System for Ultrasound Nondestructive Evaluation Embedded in a DSP
Manoel Silva (UFBA, Brazil); Fabio Cruz (UESC, Brazil); Paulo Farias (UFBA, Brazil); Eduardo Simas Filho (Federal University of Bahia, Brazil); Maria Cléa Soares Albuquerque, Claudia Farias and Ivan Silva (IFBA, Brazil)
Dissolved Hydrogen Detection in Power Transformer Based on Etched Fiber Bragg Grating
Jun Jiang, Hong-Tu Song and Guo-ming Ma (North China Electric Power University, China); Cheng-Rong Li (North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China); Ying-Ting Luo and Hong-Bin Wang (Electric Power Research Institute of Guangdong Power Grid Corporation, China)
Multi-floor Navigation Method for Mobile Robot Transportation Based on StarGazer Sensors in Life Science Automation
Ali Abduljalil Abdulla Abdulla (University of Rostock & Center for Life Science Automation, Germany); Hui Liu (University of Rostock, Germany); Norbert Stoll (University of Rostock & Institute of Automation, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
A Low-Cost Passive Wireless Capacitive Sensing Tag Based on Split-Ring Resonator
Roddy A Romero (Federal Institute of Santa Catarina, Brazil); Renato Feitoza (Université Grenoble Alpes, France); Carlos Rambo and Fernando Rangel de Sousa (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)
Photocurrent Measurement Through Frequency Domain Analysis
Chee-Chiang Derrick Tiew (Monash University Malaysia); Ye Chow Kuang (University of Waikato & Monash University, New Zealand)
Efficient Magnetic Biasing Scheme for a Bragg-Grating-Based Magnetostrictive Alternating Current Sensor
Fábio V. B. de Nazaré (Instituto Nacional da Propriedade Industrial, Brazil); Marcelo Werneck (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Effects of Material Type and Surface Roughness of the Rotor on the Electrostatic Sensing Based Rotational Speed Measurement
Lijuan Wang and Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Yonghui Hu and Xiangchen Qian (North China Electric Power University, China)
A Simple Measurement Scheme for Multiple Capacitors and Its Application to an Ophthalmic Anesthesia Training System
Biswarup Mukherjee (Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School, USA); Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India); Mohanasankar Sivaprakasam (IIT Madras, India)
Capacitive Tactile Sensor with Slip Detection Capabilities for Robotic Applications
Narendiran Anandan (Tyndall National Institute, Ireland); Boby George (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
Naive Bayesian Learning for Small Training Samples: Application on Chronic Low Back Pain Diagnostic with sEMG Sensors
Manouane Caza-Szoka, Daniel Massicotte and François Nougarou (Universite du Quebec a Trois-Rivieres, Canada)
Optimization and Development of Concurrent EEG-fMRI Data Acquisition Setup for Understanding Neural Mechanisms of Brain
Rana Fayyaz Ahmad (Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia); Aamir S Malik (Senior Lecturer, Malaysia); Nidal Kamel (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia); Faruque Reza (Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia); Ahmad Helmy Abdul Karim (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia)
Evaluation of Thermal Patterns and Distribution Applied to the Study of Diabetic Foot
Daniel Hernandez-Contreras (INAOE, Mexico); Hayde Peregrina-Barreto (Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica, Mexico); Jose J. Rangel-Magdaleno, Juan M. Ramirez-Cortes and Francisco Renero-Carrillo (INAOE, Mexico); Gabriel Aviña-Cervantes (Universidad de Guanajuato, Mexico)
Coded Sequences Aided Improvement of the Robustness in Mean Scatterer Spacing Measurement with Ultrasonic Backscattering
Wenlei Pan, Shen Yi, Ting Liu, Yan Wang and Qiang Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
A Low Power Multi-Frequency Current Mode Lock-in Amplifier for Impedance Sensing
Jinlong Gu (University of Tennessee, USA)
Application of Dual-arm Robot in Biomedical Analysis: Sample Preparation and Transport
Xianghua Chu (University of Rostock & Center for Life Science Automation, Germany); Heidi Fleischer (University of Rostock, Germany); Norbert Stoll (University of Rostock & Institute of Automation, Germany); Michael Klos (Yaskawa Europe GmbH, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
Automation of a Multiple Robot Self-Organizing Multi-Hop Mobile Ad-hoc Network (MANET) Using Signal Strength
Philip Necsulescu (Universität Würzburg, Germany); Klaus Schilling (University of Würzburg, Germany)
Non-invasive Blood Pressure Measurement by Pulse Wave Analysis Using FBG Sensor
Y Katsuragawa (Shinshu University, Japan); H Ishizawa (Division of Smart Textiles, Institute of Fiber Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan)
Arm Grasping for Mobile Robot Transportation Using Kinect Sensor and Kinematic Analysis
Mohammed Myasar Ali (University of Rostock & Center for Life Science Automation (celisca), Germany); Hui Liu (University of Rostock, Germany); Regina Stoll (University of Rostock - Institute for Preventive Medicine, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
Application of Artificial Vision as Measurement Validation Tests on A Robotic Hand Driven by Shape-Memory Alloys
Andre Silva (Federal Institute of Education Science and Technology of Paraíba - IFPB, Brazil); Alexsandro Santos (Universidade Federal da Paraiba, Brazil); Cícero Souto, Simplicio Silva and Evandro Filho (Federal University of Paraíba - UFPB, Brazil)
Generation of Electricity Using Tubular PZT
Renato F. Rangel (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil); Cícero Souto (Federal University of Paraíba - UFPB, Brazil); Alexsandro Santos (Universidade Federal da Paraiba, Brazil); Roberto Pimentel (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil)
Automatically Density Based Breast Segmentation for Mammograms by Using Dynamic K-means Algorithm and Seed Based Region Growing
Abdelali Elmoufidi (Sciences and Technologies Faculty, Sultan Moulay Slimane University & Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco); Khalid El Fahssi (University of Sidi Mohamed ben Abdellah Fez, Faculty of Science, Morocco); Said Jai-Andaloussi (University of Hassan II, Morocco); Abderrahim Sekkaki (Faculty of Science, Hassan II University, Morocco)
Switching Local Search Particle Filtering for Heat Exchanger Degradation Prognosis
Peng Wang and Robert X. Gao (Case Western Reserve University, USA); Zhaoyan Fan (University of Connecticut, USA)
Bond Graph for Design Improvement of a Multivariate Sensor
Xinyao Tang (University of Connecticut, USA); Robert X. Gao (Case Western Reserve University, USA); Zhaoyan Fan (University of Connecticut, USA); David Kazmer (University of Massachusetts, Lowell, USA)

Tuesday, May 12 10:00 - 13:50

Panel on Technical Activities Volunteer Training

Room G

Tuesday, May 12 12:30 - 13:50

L2: Lunch

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Tuesday, May 12 13:30 - 15:30

TIM: TIM Associate Editor Meeting

Room G

Tuesday, May 12 13:50 - 14:15

Special Session 8 Invited Talk

Sergio Bertolucci (CERN, Switzerland)
Room: Auditorium

Superconductivity in the Future of CERN

Tuesday, May 12 13:50 - 16:00

SS8: Special Session 8: Superconducting Sensors and Instrumentation

Room: Auditorium
Chair: Emanuela Barzi (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, USA)
Development of Superconducting Tunnel Junction Detectors as a Far-Infrared Photon-By-Photon Spectrometer for Neutrino Decay Search
Yuji Takeuchi (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
Low Crest Factor Multitone Waveform Synthesis with the AC Josephson Voltage Standard
Kunli Zhou (Tsinghua University, China); Jifeng Qu and Xianying Dong (National Institute of Metrology, China)
Superconductors in a Dc Magnetic Field: Parameters Derived From Microwave Measurements
Enrico Silva, Kostiantyn Torokhtii and Nicola Pompeo (Università Roma Tre, Italy)
Superconductor Requirements and Characterization for High Field Accelerator Magnets
Emanuela Barzi (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, USA)

SS1-1: Special Session 1: Advanced Measurement and Data Processing for Complex Engineering System Health Monitoring

Room C
Chair: Xuefeng Chen (Xian Jiaotong University, China)
Early Fault Feature Determination for Rolling Element Bearing Based by Using Improved Reassigned Wavelet Scalogram
Hongkun Li (Dalian University of Technology, China); Yuanjie Ren (School of Mechanical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, China); Delu He and Ming Cong (Dalian University of Technology, China)
Wind Turbine Condition Monitoring by Detecting the Transient Period of A Single Generator Stator Current Signal
Wenxian Yang and Sunny Tian (Newcastle University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Zhike Peng (Shanghai Jiaotong University, China)
Time-Frequency Manifold Histogram Matching for Transient Signal Detection
Qingbo He (University of Science and Technology of China, China)
Feature Identification with Compressive Measurements for Machine Fault Diagnosis
Zhaohui Du (Northwestern Polytechnical University, China); Xuefeng Chen (Xian Jiaotong University, China); Han Zhang (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China)
Bearing Fault Classification Using Firefly Clustering
Weihua Li (South China University of Technology, China); Waiping Shan and Shenglong Weng (South China University of Technolgoy, China)

SS2: Special Session 2: Going beyond the Linear Time-Invariant framework in instrumentation and measurement

Room D
Chairs: John Lataire (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium), Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
System Identification for Human Motion Control
Martijn Vlaar and Alfred Schouten (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
A Local Approach for the Modeling of Linear Parameter-Varying Systems Based on Transfer Function Interpolation with Scaling Coefficients
Francesco Ferranti (IMT Atlantique, France); Yves Rolain (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Going Beyond the Linear Time-Invariant Framework in Instrumentation and Measurement
Laurent Baratchart (INRIA, France); Yves Rolain and Matthias Caenepeel (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Generalizing Periodically Time-Varying Measurements with a Parameter-Varying Input-Output Model
Jan Goos (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium); Ebrahim Louarroudi (University of Antwerp, Belgium); Rik Pintelon (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Reducing the Measurement Time of the Best Linear Approximation of a Nonlinear System Using Improved Averaging Methods
Tadeusz P. Dobrowiecki (Budapest University of of Technology and Economics, Hungary); Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)

Special Session 3 Invited Talks

Marco Ulrich, ABB, Germany
Room E

1st Talk - Data driven services for Automation; 2nd Talk - Data driven services for Power industries

SS3-1: Special Session 3: Instrumentation and measurement for improving quality, reliability and safety: new perspectives for technology and industry

Room E
Chair: Loredana Cristaldi (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
An Algorithm for Data-Driven Prognostics Based on Statistical Analysis of Condition Monitoring Data on a Fleet Level
Simone Turrin (ABB AG, Corporate Research Center Germany); Subanatarajan Subbiah (ABB AG, Corporate Research Center Germany, Germany); Giacomo Leone and Loredana Cristaldi (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Reliability Odyssey: After 2001
Giorgio Turconi (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
 
Gas Turbine Sensor Loop Availability Driven Fall Back Strategies Design
Tommaso Addabbo, Ada Fort, Marco Mugnaini and Valerio Vignoli (University of Siena, Italy)

SS4: Special Session 4: Advanced multi-sensor platform for Ambient Assisted Living

Room B
Chair: Bruno Ando (University of Catania, Italy)
Advanced Multi-Sensor Platform for Chronic Disease Home Monitoring
Luca Fanucci, Massimiliano Donati and Alessio Celli (University of Pisa, Italy); Giuseppe Spingola (TDNT, Italy); Cesare Aragno and Luigi Cristiano (Kell, Italy); Fabio Ottonelli (SECO, Italy); Massimiliano Ghilardi (Insiel Mercato, Italy)
Daylong Sitting Posture Measurement with a New Wearable System for At Home Body Movement Monitoring
Mauro Serpelloni and Emilio Sardini (University of Brescia, Italy); Viviane Pasqui (ISIR, France)
Monitoring User Position in the GiraffPlus AAL Environment
Paolo Barsocchi (ISTI-CNR, Italy); Amedeo Cesta (CNR - National Research Council of Italy, Italy); Gabriella Cortellessa (National Research Council of Italy, Italy); Filippo Palumbo (National Research Council (CNR), Italy)
Multiparameter Electromagnetic Sensor for AAL Indoor Measurement of the Respiration Rate and Position of a Subject
Lorenzo Scalise, Valerio Petrini, Valentina Di Mattia and Paola Russo (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy); Alfredo De Leo (Università Politecnica dell Marche, Italy); Giovanni Manfredi (SONDRA, Centrale-Supelec & ONERA, France); Graziano Cerri (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy)
Smart-phone Application for Autonomous Indoor Positioning
Lazar Berbakov (Institute Mihailo Pupin, Serbia); Bogdan Pavkovic (RT-RK, Novi Sad & FTN, Novi Sad, Serbia); Sanja Vraneš (Institute Mihajilo Pupin, Serbia)

Tuesday, May 12 16:00 - 18:00

IEEE 21451-001 Working Group Meeting

Room A

Tuesday, May 12 16:00 - 16:20

B4: Coffee Break

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Tuesday, May 12 16:20 - 18:30

TS1-1: Track Event 1: Measurements in Railway Systems

Room: Auditorium
Chair: Massimo Macucci (University of Pisa, Italy)
De-noising of Rail Crack AE Signal Based on Wavelet Modulus Maxima
Qiushi Hao, Shen Yi, Yan Wang and Xin Zhang (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
A Localization Algorithm for Railway Vehicles
Alessandro Ridolfi, Benedetto Allotta and Pierluca D'Adamio (University of Florence, Italy); Monica Malvezzi (University of Siena, Italy); Luca Pugi and Gregorio Vettori (University of Florence, Italy)
Train-side Passive Magnetic Measurements
Oliver Heirich and Benjamin Siebler (DLR - German Aerospace Center)
Track Detection in 3D Laser Scanning Data of Railway Infrastructure
Timo Hackel (ETH Zurich, Switzerland); Denis Stein (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany); Ingo Maindorfer (Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques (IPM), Germany); Martin Lauer (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany); Alexander Reiterer (Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques (IPM), Germany)
Rail Health Monitoring Using Acoustic Emission Technique Based on NMF and RVM
Naizhang Feng, Xin Zhang, Zhongxian Zou, Yan Wang and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)

T5-1: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes

Room C
Chair: Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Design of an FPGA-Based Eddy Current Instrument for the Detection of Corrosion Pits
Sergio Alberto Rodriguez Gutierrez, Yuxi Wang, Robert Akid, Rafael Leiva-Garcia and Wuliang Yin (The University of Manchester, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
AQUA - a Non-destructive Online System for Solid Material Property Measurement
Feng Ding (CRIQ & Machine Design and Productivity, Canada); Philippe Gagné, Hubert Talbot and Claude Lejeune (CRIQ, Canada)
Determining the Electromagnetic Polarizability Tensors of Metal Objects From Rotation Measurements
Yifei Zhao (University of Manchester, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Wuliang Yin (The University of Manchester, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Christos Ktistis, Anthony Peyton and Daren Butterworth (University of Manchester, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Evaluation of Time-Gated Fluorescence Spectroscopy for the Classification of Fluorescently Labeled Plastics
Petr Fomin (University of the Bundeswehr Munich, Germany); Siegfried Brunner (Universität der Bundeswehr München, Germany); Christian Kargel (University of the Bundeswehr Munich, Germany)
Confocal Displacement Sensor with Varifocal Lens
Chun-Jen Weng (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Tzu-Hsien Lan (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan); Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Da-Ren Liu (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Pi-Ying Cheng and Ken-Yuh Hsu (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan); Chih-Yen Chen (School of Engineering, University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

T11: Robotics, Control, Mechanical, and Material Measurements

Room D
Chair: Leopoldo Angrisani (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Design and Characterization of a Measurement System for Dielectric Spectroscopy Investigations on Granular Materials in the 2.45 GHz ISM Band
Emanuele Piuzzi, Simone Chicarella, Fabrizio Frezza, Stefano Pisa, Santo Prontera and Fabrizio Timpani (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Giuseppe Cannazza and Andrea Cataldo (University of Salento, Italy); Egidio De Benedetto (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
SPARTANS - A Cooperating Spacecraft Testbed for Autonomous Proximity Operations Experiments
Andrea Valmorbida, Mattia Mazzucato, Sergio Tronco, Stefano Debei and Enrico Lorenzini (University of Padova, Italy)
SINS/DVL/LBL Interactive Aiding Positioning Technology Based on AUV
Tao Zhang and Xiaosu XU (Southeast University, China)
Linear Time-invariant Feedback Operator for Mobile Robot Trajectory Tracking
Md Suruz Miah (Bradley University, USA); Wail Gueaieb (University of Ottawa, Canada & Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence, United Arab Emirates); Peter Farkas (University of Ottawa, Canada); Salah Al-Sharhan (Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait); Davide Spinello (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Simultaneous Measurement of Conveyor Belt Speed and Vibration Using an Electrostatic Sensor Array
Yonghui Hu (North China Electric Power University, China); Lijuan Wang (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Xiaoyu Wang and Xiangchen Qian (North China Electric Power University, China); Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

T9-1: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems

Room E
Chair: Voicu Groza (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Feasibility Study of in Vivo Bone Depth Measurement Using High Frequency Ultrasound
Romano Giannetti (Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Spain); Anthony Petrella, Joel Bach and Anne Silverman (Colorado School of Mines, USA)
Estimation of Arrhythmia Episode Using Variational Mode Decomposition Technique
Uday Maji (Haldia Instiyute of Technology, India); Saurabh Pal (Heritage Institute of Technology, India); Swanirbhar Majumder (Tripura University, India)
Measuring Spectral Organization in Atrial Fibrillation
John Dyer (University of Oklahoma); Sepehr Malakouti (University of Oklahoma, USA); Stavros Stavrakis (University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, USA)
A Low Power Integrated Bowel Sound Measurement System
Khandaker Abdullah Al Mamun (The University of Tennessee, USA); Mohammad Habib Ullah Habib (University of Tennessee, USA); Nathanael Paul (University of South Florida, USA); Nicole McFarlane (University of Tennessee, USA)
Study of Excitation Signals Parameters for Portable Biomedical Devices
Dhouha Bouchaala (Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany & Digital Research Center of Sfax, Tunisia); Emna Mekki (National Engineering School of Sfax (ENIS), Tunisia); Thomas Guenther (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany); Paul Büschel (Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany); Olfa Kanoun (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany); Nabil Derbel (University of Sfax, National Engineering School of Sfax, ENIS-CEMLab-Sfax, Tunisia)

T13-1: Signal Processing Techniques

Room B
Chair: Pasquale Arpaia (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Impact of Regularization in FIR Estimation for Short and Long Data Records
Anna Marconato (VUB, Belgium); Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
An Adaptive Threshold Technique for the LR Detector in K-Clutter. Validation Using IPIX Radar
David Mata-Moya (University of Alcalá, Spain); Nerea del-Rey-Maestre (University of Alcala, Spain); Maria-Pilar Jarabo-Amores (University of Alcalá, Spain); Jaime Martín de Nicolás-Presa and Jose Luis Bárcena-Humanes (University of Alcala, Spain)
FFT-based Spectrum Analysis in the Case of Data Loss
László Sujbert and György Orosz (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)
Distorted Exponential Signal Analyser Based on Modified Prony-like Method
Francesco Lamonaca, Domenico Luca Carnì, Giuseppe Fedele and Domenico Grimaldi (University of Calabria, Italy)
Parameter Identification of Thermoeletric Modules Using Particle Swarm Optimization
Daniel Ojeda (Universidade Federal do ABC, Brazil); Omar Chura Vilcanqui (Universidade Federal do Acre, Brazil); Luiz Alberto Luz de Almeida (Universidade Federal do ABC, Brazil)

Tuesday, May 12 17:00 - 18:30

IMS Video Tutorials Meeting

Room G

Tuesday, May 12 18:30 - 18:31

End of Technical Sessions - Tuesday, May 12th

Tuesday, May 12 20:00 - 22:00

WR: Welcome Reception - Chiostro Convento San Francesco

Wednesday, May 13

Wednesday, May 13 8:15 - 9:00

P1: Plenary Talk - Fast Near-Field Measurement Techniques for Characterization of Radiating Systems

Jean-Charles Bolomey, Emeritus Professor, University Paris Sud, France
Room: Auditorium

Wednesday, May 13 9:00 - 9:45

AP: Awards (Announcements), I2MTC 2016 Presentation

Room: Auditorium

Wednesday, May 13 9:45 - 10:05

B5: Coffee Break

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Wednesday, May 13 10:00 - 12:00

WIM: WIM Panel

Room G

Wednesday, May 13 10:05 - 12:15

T3-1: Energy and Power Systems

Room: Auditorium
Chair: Alessandro M Ferrero (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Defining and Measuring Synchrophasors Based on Symmetry Principles
Kempei Seki (Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan)
Estimation of the Apparent Power by Products of the DFT Coefficients Using Maximum Sidelobe Decay Rife-Vincent Windows
Dušan Agrež (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia); Jalen Štremfelj (Milan Vidmar Electric Power Research Institute, Slovenia)
A Smarter Meter: IEEE-1459 Power Definitions in an Off-the Shelf Smart Meter
Andrew Berrisford (Berrisford Power Measurement and Analysis, Canada)
Measurements with Uniform Aggregated Weighting Using Boxcar Filters for Time-Synchronised Metering, Power Quality Assessment, and Control
Andrew Roscoe (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Utilization of Xilinx FPGA Built-in Analog-to-Digital Converter (XADC) for Data Acquisition in Power Electronics Converter
Chuen Ling Toh (Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia); Lars Norum (Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway)

SS1-2: Special Session 1: Advanced Measurement and Data Processing for Complex Engineering System Health Monitoring

Room C
Chairs: Xuefeng Chen (Xian Jiaotong University, China), Weihua Li (South China University of Technology, China)
Successive Approximation Method for the Measurement of Thickness Using Pulsed Eddy Current
Lulu Tian (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Yuhua Cheng and Chun Yin (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China & School of Automation Engineering, China); Libing Bai (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Selection of Significant Independent Components in Eddy Current Pulsed Thermography Non-destructive Testing
Peipei Zhu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Yuhua Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China & School of Automation Engineering, China); Libing Bai (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Chun Yin (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China & School of Automation Engineering, China)
Time-Frequency Distribution Decomposition with Application to Detection of Rotor Rub-Impact Fault
Yan Wang (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China); Zhousuo Zhang (Xi'an Jiaotong Universit, China); Shibin Wang (The State Key Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China)
Experiments on Battery Capacity Estimation
Zheng Liu (University of British Columbia Okanagan, Canada); Rosario Morello (University Mediterranea of Reggio Calabria, Italy); Wei Wu (Sichuan University, China)
Applicability of Linear and Nonlinear Principal Component Analysis for Damage Detection
Adam Santos (Federal University of Pará, Brazil); Eloi Figueiredo (Catholic University of Portugal, Portugal); Moisés Felipe Silva (Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies, Brazil); Claudomiro Jr. (Federal University of Para, Brazil); Joao Weyl Costa (Universidade Federal do Pará - UFPA, Brazil)

T5-2: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes

Room D
Chair: Dario Petri (University of Trento, Italy)
Robust Machine Vision Based Displacement Analysis for Tunnel Boring Machines
Christoph Gugg and Paul O'Leary (University of Leoben, Austria)
Binocular Approach to 3D Pose Measurement with Auto-Calibration
Michael Habacher (University of Leoben & eSENSEial Data Science GmbH, Austria); Matthew Harker and Paul O'Leary (University of Leoben, Austria)
A Low-Cost Instrument for the Accurate Measurement of Whispering-Gallery Resonances Up to 19 GHz
Simone Corbellini, Chiara Ramella and Marco Pirola (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Vito C Fernicola (INRIM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy)
High Frequency Amplifiers for Piezoelectric Sensors Noise Analysis and Reduction Techniques
Mark Hopkins and Peter Lee (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Energy Beam Position Monitor Design Utilizing Grounded Coplanar Waveguide Transmission Line Pickups and a Modified Six-Port Discriminator for Particle Accelerators
Andreas Penirschke (Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen, Germany); Tobias Mahn, Aleksandar Angelovski and Rolf Jakoby (TU Darmstadt, Germany)

T10-1: Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation

Room E
Chair: Tomasz Tarasiuk (Gdynia Maritime University, Poland)
Experimental Validation of a Compact Model for EM Reflection and Transmission in Multi-Layered Structures
Bram Faes and Jeffrey Prinzie (KU Leuven, Belgium); Maarten Strackx (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium); Patrick Reynaert (KU Leuven, Belgium); Paul Leroux (Katholieke Hogeschool Kempen, Belgium)
Parameter Measurement System of Taylor Flow in Small Channels Based on Photodiode Array Sensors
Huajun Li (ZheJiang University, China); Haifeng Ji, Chong Fu, Baoliang Wang, Zhiyao Huang and Haiqing Li (Zhejiang University, China)
Microwave Resonator Sensor for Detection of Dielectric Objects in Metal Pipes
Johan Nohlert, Thomas Rylander and Tomas McKelvey (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
Microwave Reflection Properties of Early-Age Concrete Specimens: Sensitivity Analysis
Md Ashraful Islam (Western Sydney University, Australia); Sergey Kharkovsky (University of Western Sydney & UWS, Australia); Kwok Chung (Huizhou University & Qingdao University of Technology, China)
Wideband Millimeter Wave Interferrometer for High-Resolution 3D SAR Imaging
Mohammad Tayeb Al Qaseer (Iowa State University, USA); Kuang Ying (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA); Reza Zoughi (Missouri University of Science and Technoogy, USA)

SS3-2: Special Session 3: Instrumentation and measurement for improving quality, reliability and safety: new perspectives for technology and industry

Room B
Chair: Lorenzo Ciani (University of Florence, Italy)
Sub-Surface Defect Detection with Motion Induced Eddy Currents in Aluminium
Tiago Rocha (Instituto de Telecomunicações / Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal); Helena G. Ramos (Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal); Artur L. Ribeiro (Instituto de Telecomunicações & Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal); Dario J. Pasadas (Instituto Telecomunicações & Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal)
ECT Image Analysis Applying an Inverse Problem Algorithm with Tikhonov/TV Regularization
Dario J. Pasadas (Instituto Telecomunicações & Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal); Artur L. Ribeiro (Instituto de Telecomunicações & Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal); Helena G. Ramos (Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal); Tiago Rocha (Instituto de Telecomunicações / Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography LCC Analysis
Tommaso Addabbo (University of Siena, Italy); Gianluca Bixio (Unisi, Italy); Ada Fort and Marco Mugnaini (University of Siena, Italy); Francesco Vigni (Novartis, Italy); Valerio Vignoli (University of Siena, Italy)
Thermal Stress Analysis of Colored LEDs
Andrea Albertini, Giovanni Mazzanti, Gaetano Pasini, Lorenzo Peretto and Roberto Tinarelli (University of Bologna, Italy)
Toward a New Definition of FMECA Approach
Marcantonio Catelani and Lorenzo Ciani (University of Florence, Italy); Loredana Cristaldi and Marco Faifer (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Massimo Lazzaroni (Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy); Mohamed Khalil (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)

Wednesday, May 13 12:15 - 13:00

JBO: J Barry Oaks Lecture Presentation (Mohammad Ghasr)

Room: Auditorium

Wednesday, May 13 13:00 - 14:20

L3: Lunch

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Wednesday, May 13 14:00 - 16:00

I2MTC 2017 Planning Meeting

Room A

GRAD: Grad Panel

Room G

Wednesday, May 13 14:20 - 16:50

B6: Coffee Break

Room: First Floor Gallery

PPS2: Plenary Poster Session II

Room: First Floor Gallery
Chairs: Mihaela Albu (Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania), Andrea Cataldo (University of Salento, Italy), Valentina Cosentino (University of Palermo, Italy), Ada Fort (University of Siena, Italy), Carmine Landi (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy), Andreas Penirschke (Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen, Germany), Guillermo Robles (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
State Recognition of Viscoelastic Sandwich Structures Based on Permutation Entropy and Generalized Chebyshev Support Vector Machine
Jinxiu Qu (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China); Zhousuo Zhang (Xi'an Jiaotong Universit, China); Xue Luo and Bing Li (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China); Jinpeng Wen (China Academy of Engineering Physics, China)
Study of the Minimum Experiment Length to Identify Linear Dynamic Systems: a Variance Based Approach
Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium); Sandor Kolumban (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)
Multi-platform Underwater Passive Acoustics Instrument for a More Cost-Efficient Assessment of Ocean Ecosystems
Daniel M Toma (Technical University of Catalonia, Spain); Joaquin del Rio and Normandino Carreras (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain); Eric Delory (Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands, Spain); Luigi Corradino (SMID Technology, Italy); Ayoze Castro (Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands, Spain); Pablo Ruiz (Underwater Acoustics, Technological Naval Center, Spain); Patrice Braulte (NKE Instrumentation, France)
Mixed Mode Vibration Test for Luminaires Devices: a New Proposal
Marcantonio Catelani, Lorenzo Ciani and Roberto Singuaroli (University of Florence, Italy); Lorenzo Signorini (Analytical srl - Laboratorio CETACE, Italy)
Decoupling Static Nonlinearities in a Parallel Wiener-Hammerstein System: A First-order Approach
Philippe Dreesen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium); Maarten Schoukens (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands); Koen Tiels and Johan Schoukens (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
Mobile Probe for Environmental Monitoring in the INTEGREEN Project
Reinhard Kloibhofer (AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Austria); Franco Fresolone (AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria)
Organic Molecular Conductor as Active Component of a Fast and High Sensitive Thin Film Thermometer for the Environment and Climate Change Monitoring
Vladimir Laukhin (ICREA, ICMAB-CSIC, Spain); Victor Lebedev, Elena Laukhina, Concepcio Rovira and Jaume Veciana (Institut de Ciencia de Materials de Barcelona, Spain)
An Open-Source Wireless Mesh Networking Module for Environmental Monitoring
Hsiao-Hsien Lin, Hsi-Yuan Tsai and Teng-Chieh Chan (National Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan); Yen-Sou Huang (National Kaohsiung Marine University, Taiwan); Yuan-Sun Chu (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan); Yu-Chieh Chen (Taiwan Instrument Research Institute, NARL, Taiwan); Tai-Shan Liao (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Yao-Min Fang (Geographic Information Systems Research Center, Feng Chia University, Taiwan); Bing-Jean Lee (Feng Chia University, Taiwan); Huang-Chen Lee (National Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan)
Real-time Middle Wave Infrared Aerial Image Capturing and Stitching System for Vegetation Observation
Chun-Fu Lin (Taiwan Instrument Research Institute, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Sheng-Fuu Lin (Institute of Electrical Control Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan); Wen-Jyi Hwang (National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan); Yung-Hsiang Chen (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan)
A Study of Video-based Droplet Detection
Chih-Yen Chen (School of Engineering, University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Chi-Wen Hsieh (National Chiayi University, Taiwan); Tai-Lang Jong (National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan); Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Chun-Jen Weng (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan)
A Wireless Carbon Monoxide Sensor Node with Hybrid Power Supply
Alexander Baranov (MATI– Russian State Technological University); Denis Spirjakin (Moscow Aviation Institute, Russia); Saba Akbari (Uppsala University, Sweden); Andrey Somov (Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia); Roberto Passerone (University of Trento, Italy)
RESIMA: Adaptive Paradigms for the User Localization in Indoor Environments
Vincenzo Marletta, Bruno Ando, Salvatore Baglio and Cristian O. Lombardo (University of Catania, Italy)
Strategies for the Optimal Classification of Volcanic Ash Granulometry
Vincenzo Marletta, Bruno Ando and Salvatore Baglio (University of Catania, Italy)
Design and Accuracy Assessment of the Multi-Sensor Weigh-In-Motion System
Janusz Gajda, Ryszard Sroka, Marek Stencel, Tadeusz Zeglen, Piotr Piwowar, Piotr Burnos and Zbigniew Marszalek (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)
Development of Lumped Element Kinetic Inductance Detectors for Phonon and Photon Detections
Atsuko Kibayashi (Okayama University, Japan)
An Investigation on Rail Health Monitoring Using Acoustic Emission Technique by Tensile Test
Xin Zhang, Naizhang Feng, Zhongxian Zou, Yan Wang and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
A Probabilistic Method of Harmonic Impedance Estimation for Traction Power Network
Shaobing Yang and Mingli Wu (Beijing Jiaotong University, China)
An Innovative Algorithm for Train Detection
Enrico Meli (Florence University, Italy); Benedetto Allotta, Pierluca D'Adamio and Luca Pugi (University of Florence, Italy); Alice Innocenti (Florence University, Italy)
Experimental Tests for Lithium Batteries Discharged by High Power Pulses
Mirko Marracci and Bernardo Tellini (University of Pisa, Italy); Oliver Liebfried and Volker Brommer (French-German Research Institute of Saint-Louis, France)
Measurements in Abusive Tests on Lithium Ion Polymer Cells
Francesca Bianchi (Pisa University, Italy)
Investigation of Different Polar to Cartesian Coordinate System Conversion Methods for ToF-cameras in the Close-Up Range
Stephan Hussmann and Tim Holtorf (West Coast University of Applied Sciences, Germany); Florian Johannes Knoll (West Coast University, Germany)
Heterogeneous Feature Fusion-based Optimal Face Image Selection in Visual Sensor Network
Kuicheng Lin, Xue Wang, Sujin Cui and Yuqi Tan (Tsinghua University, China)
Reliability of Bench-Mark Datasets for Crowd Analytic Surveillance
Mohamed A Hassan (Electrical and Computer Engineering, USA); Aamir S Malik (Senior Lecturer, Malaysia); Nicolas Walter (Universiti Teknologi Petronas & Centre for Intelligent Signal and Imaging Research (CISIR), Malaysia); Ibrahima Faye (UTP, Malaysia); Nadira Binti Nordin (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia)
The Field of View and Resolution of Marco Images Enhanced by Modified Superresolution Method
Hsin-Yi Tsai (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Kuo-Cheng Huang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Min-Wei Hung (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Chih-Chung Yang (Taiwan Instrument Research Institute, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Ching-Ching Yang (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan)
All-in-Focus Image Reconstruction From In-Line Holograms of Snowflakes
Sami J.O. Varjo, Ville Kaikkonen, Jari Hannuksela and Anssi Mäkynen (University of Oulu, Finland)
A Rule-based Filter Network for Multiclass Data Classification
Balazs Tusor (Óbuda University, Hungary & J Selye University (Researcher), Slovakia); Annamária R. Várkonyi-Kóczy (Óbuda University, Hungary)
Identification of GSM and LTE Signals Using Their Second-order Cyclostationarity
Ebrahim Karami (Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada); Octavia A. Dobre (Memorial University, Canada); Nikhil Adnani (ThinkRF Corp., Canada)
Disturbance Elimination in Near-infrared Spectroscopy by Correlated Empirical Mode Decomposition
Ya-Wen Tang (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Yue-Der Lin (Feng Chia University, Taiwan)
Fast Pursuit Method for Greedy Algorithms in Distributed Compressive Sensing
Hongwei Xu, Ning Fu, Liyan Qiao and Xiyuan Peng (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
A Measurement and Time Series Model for Inference on Accelerometer Data Using the Wigner-Ville Distribution
Rahul Sinha (TCS Research and Innovation, India); P. Balamuralidhar (Tata Consultancy Services, India); Tapas Chakravarty (Tata Consultancy Services Limited, India)
An Improved Spectral Approach to Estimate the Integral Non-Linearity of Analog-to-Digital Converters
Bryce Minger (Thales, France); Guillaume Ferré (University of Bordeaux, France); Dominique Dallet (IMS Laboratory - Bordeaux INP - University Bordeaux, France); Eric J. Grivel (Université de Bordeaux, France); Loïc Fuché (Thales, France)
Neighboring Optimal Control for Mobile Robot Trajectory Tracking with Range-Limited Sensors
Md Suruz Miah (Bradley University, USA); Wail Gueaieb (University of Ottawa, Canada & Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence, United Arab Emirates); Davide Spinello (University of Ottawa, Canada); Kaisar Khan (McNeese State University, USA)
A Simple Measuring System and Calibration Method to Investigate Light Transmission Ability of Light-Transmitting Fiber Posts
Stefano Cattini and Luigi Rovati (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy)
Design and Performance of an Hb Measuring System: Viability of Its Use in a Haemodialysis
Stefano Cattini and Luigi Rovati (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy)
Frequency Identification for MIT Detection of EEG Based on Wavelet Energy
Zhili Xiao, Yan Fu, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, China)
Design and Implementation of a Wireless Intelligent Personal Sensor Node for the Dosimetry of Interventional Radiology Operators
Daniel Magalotti (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy); Pisana Placidi (University of Perugia, Italy); Elia Conti (University of Perugia & INFN Perugia, Italy); Marco De Biagi (University of Perugia, Italy); Stefania Fabiani (Università degli Studi dell'Aquila, Italy); Lucia Bissi (University of Perugia, Italy); Massimiliano Paolucci (ASL3-Foligno, Italy); Andrea Scorzoni (University of Perugia, Italy); Leonello Servoli (INFN, Italy)
UHF RFID Anisotropic Magnetoresistance Sensor for Human Motion Monitoring
Brice Sorli (University of Montpellier); Arnaud Vena (University of Montpellier & Institut d'Electronique Et Des Systèmes (IES), France); Yassin Belaizi and Mamadou Balde (University of Montpellier, France)
An Inkjet Printed Seismic Sensor
Vincenzo Marletta, Bruno Ando, Salvatore Baglio, Cristian O. Lombardo and Antonio Pistorio (University of Catania, Italy)
Research on Dynamic Calibration and Dynamic Compensation of the Thermocouple
Yanfeng Li, Zhijie Zhang and Xiaojian Hao (North University of China, China)
Ultrasound Attenuation Characteristics in Oil-water Two-phase Flow
Qian Su, Chao Tan and Feng Dong (Tianjin University, China)
Amplifier Errors in Dry Bacteriorhodopsin Sensor Measurements
Joonas P. Talvitie, Teemu Tukiainen, Lasse Lensu, Tommi J. Kärkkäinen and Pertti Silventoinen (Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland); Mikko P. J. Kuisma (LUT University, Finland)
60 GHz Active Microscopy with A Bow-Tie Antenna as Near-Field Probe
Rachid Omarouayache (LRIMM - CNRS / Université de Montpellier, France); Laurent Chusseau (University of Montpellier & CNRS, France); Pierre Payet, Jérémy Raoult and Sylvie Jarrix (Université Montpellier 2, France)
Full-Span Error Calibration Method for On-Chip Quadrature Accuracy Measurement
Ya-Wen Ou (Chip Implementation Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Yin-Cheng Chang (Taiwan Semiconductor Research Institute, NARLabs, Taiwan); Shuw-Guann Lin and Da-Chiang Chang (Chip Implementation Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Hwann-Kaeo Chiou (National Central University, Taiwan)
Maximum Likelihood Estimator, FFT Estimator and Cramér-Rao Bounds of the Laser Doppler Frequency: The Effect of a Particle Trajectory Through the Measurement Volume
Lu Zhang (North China Electric Power University, China); Janusz Kulon (University of South Wales, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Application of Frequency Selective Surfaces for Inspection of Layered Structures
Dustin Pieper (Missouri S&T, USA); Kristen M Donnell (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA)
Microwave Sensing of Sand Production From Petroleum Wells
Jaswanth Vutukury (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA); Steven Hilgedick (Missouri University of Science & Technology, USA); Kristen M Donnell (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA)
A Kalman Filtering Based Method for Available Bandwidth Measurement
Leopoldo Angrisani (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Gianfranco Miele (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy); Rosario Schiano Lo Moriello (Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Michele Vadursi (University of Naples Parthenope, Italy)
Out-of-Resonance Measurement Scheme for Ring Resonator Gyroscopes
Mario Nicola Armenise and Caterina Ciminelli (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Francesco Dell'Olio (Polytecnic University of Bari, Italy); Attilio Di Nisio and Mario Savino (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Maurizio Spadavecchia (Polytechnic University of Bari, Italy)
A Modular Pipelined Processor for Nuclear and Particle Physics Applications
Alejandro Veiga and Christian M Grunfeld (Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina)
Digital System for Monitoring Volcanic Seismicity
Normandino Carreras (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain); Spartacus Gomariz (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain); Antoni Mànuel-Làzaro (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain); Pedro Antonio Torres Gonzalez and Angel David Moure (Instituto Geografico Nacional, Spain)
Towards the Evaluation of the Measurement Uncertainty of Environmental Acoustic Noise
Consolatina Liguori, Alfredo Paolillo, Alessandro Ruggiero and Domenico Russo (University of Salerno, Italy)
Perspectives in Electric Energy Metrology
Mohammed Abbas (Center for Engineering Research, Research Institute & King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia); Luai Al-Hadhrami (King Fahd University of Petroluem & Minerals, Saudi Arabia); Sayyid Anas Vaqar (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia)
Wireless Power Distribution System for Brain Implants
Tobias Volk, Adnan Yousaf, Sebastian Stoecklin, Joan Albesa and Shah Hussain (University of Freiburg, Germany); Leonhard M. Reindl (University of Freiburg & IMTEK - Institute for Microsystem Technology, Germany); Tonio Ball (Epilepsiezentrum am Universitätsklinikum Freiburg, Germany); C. Alexis Gkogkidis (University Medical Center Freiburg & Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany)
Power Meter Verification Issue: Reactive Power Measurement in Non Sinusoidal Conditions
Daniele Gallo, Carmine Landi and Mario Luiso (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy)
Design and Characterization of a Power Transfer Inductive Link for Wireless Sensor Network Nodes
Rodrigo W Porto (IFSUL, Brazil); Ivan Müller (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil); Valner Brusamarello (UFRGS, Brazil); Fernando Rangel de Sousa (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)
A Low-Cost Power Transducer for Transient Currents
Giovanni Bucci (Universita' Dell' Aquila, Italy); Fabrizio Ciancetta, Flavio D'Innocenzo, Edoardo Fiorucci and Santo Dolce (University of L'Aquila, Italy)
Iterative Model-Based Maximum Power Point Tracker for Photovoltaic Panels
Marco Faifer, Loredana Cristaldi, Sergio Toscani and Payam Soulatiantork (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Marco Rossi (Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico & RSE, Italy)
Uncertainty Evaluation of a Backward/Forward Load Flow Algorithm for a MV Smart Grid
Antonio Cataliotti and Valentina Cosentino (University of Palermo, Italy); Dario Di Cara (National Research Council, Italy); Enrico Telaretti (University of Palermo, Italy); Giovanni Tinè (CNR-INM, Italy & PALERMO UNIT, Italy)
Linear Solar PV/T Concentrator Monitoring System and Derivation of Performance Index
Alberto Reatti (University of Florence, Italy); Marian K. Kazimierczuk (Wright University, USA); Marcantonio Catelani and Lorenzo Ciani (University of Florence, Italy)
Design of an Experimental Methodology for Generation of Partial Discharges Signals
Euler Tavares Macedo (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil); Juan Moises Mauricio Villanueva (Federal University of Paraiba & UFPB, Brazil); Edson G da Costa (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil); Raimundo Freire (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande - PB, Brazil); José Maurício Ramos de Souza Neto (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil)
Control Valve Position Response Identification by Matlab
Leili Esmaeilani (IUT Isfahan University of Technology, Iran); Jafar Ghaisari (Isfahan University of Technology, Iran); Mohsen Ahmadian (Islamic Azad University of Bushehr, Iran); Roya Esmaeilani (UTM Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Iran)
High Throughput Screening System for Screening of 3D Cell Cultures
Carolin Gallert (University of Rostock & Celisca, Germany); Ricarda Lehmann (University of Rostock, Germany); Thomas Roddelkopf (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany); Steffen Junginger (University of Rostock & IEF, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
Adaptive Soft Sensor Modeling Method Based on Multi-model Dynamic Fusion and Its Industrial Application
Yongfeng Fu (Zhijiang College of Zhejiang University of Technology, China); Haifeng Ji (Zhejiang University, China); Ouguan Xu and Weijie Chen (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)
Development of a Multivariable Control System on an Experimental Platform Dedicated to the Study of Fouling Phenomena
Thamiles Rodrigues de Melo, Jaidilson Jo Silva and J. S. Rocha Neto (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil)
Points of Load: Performance Test in High-B Environment
Massimo Lazzaroni (Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy); Mauro Citterio and Stefano Latorre (INFN, Italy)
Image Processing Based System for the Classification of Vehicles for Parking Purposes
Amit Kumar (The University of the South Pacific, Fiji); Mansour H Assaf (University of South Pacific & Faculty of Science & Technology, Fiji); Sunil R. Das (University of Ottawa, Canada); Satyendra Biswas (Norfolk State University, USA); Emil M. Petriu and Voicu Groza (University of Ottawa, Canada)
A New Dynamic Testing System for Wheel-soil Interactions
Fan Yang (School of Instrument Science and Engineering, Southeast University); Guoyu Lin and Weigong Zhang (School of Instrument Science and Engineering, Southeast University, China)
Research on the Characteristics of Internal Turbine Sensor Mounted on Underwater High Speed Moving Body
Y. Chen, He Zhang and Shaojie Ma (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China)
Design, Calibration and Validation of a Novel Surface Imaging Tool for Medical Endoscopic Applications
Paul King and Janusz Kulon (University of South Wales, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Peter Plassmann (Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Peter Theobald and Mike Jones (Cardiff University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Steven Wilcox (University of South Wales, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Measurement of Wheelchair Users' Activity Level for Developing a Small Device
Yoshio Tanimoto, Kuniharu Nanba, Kazunari Furusawa, Hideki Yamamoto and Akihiro Tokuhiro (Kibikogen Rehabilitation Center, Japan); Hiroyuki Ukida (The University of Tokushima, Japan)
Research on Flow Diagnosis of Multipath Ultrasonic Flowmeter
Dandan Zheng, Jingli Zhang, Shanshan Zhao, Huaxiang Wang and Ziqiang Cui (Tianjin University, China)
Characterization of Thermoelectric Cell for Electric Power Generation
Carlos H. A. Almeida (Federal Institute of Paraiba - IFPB & Federal University of Paraiba - UFPB, Brazil); Cícero Souto (Federal University of Paraíba - UFPB, Brazil); Jean Pierre Veronese and Jose Custodio (Federal University of Paraiba - UFPB, Brazil)
Start-up Response Improvement for a MEMS Inclinometer
Martin Vágner (Brno University of Technology); Petr Beneš (Brno University of Technology & FEEC, Czech Republic)
Measurement Equipment for Characterization of Ferromagnetic Materials
Tarcisio Oliveira Moraes (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil); Raimundo Freire (Federal University of Campina Grande); Cleonilson Protasio de Souza (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil); Débora Vieira (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil)
A Noncontact Conductivity Detection Method Based on the Principle of Electromagnetic Induction
Shijie Sun, Zhang Cao and Lijun Xu (Beihang University, China)
Damage Detection of CFRP Composites Using Open Electrical Impedance Tomography
Wenru Fan (Civil Aviation University of China, China); Huaxiang Wang and Ziqiang Cui (Tianjin University, China)
Estimation of Radius of Curvature Using Reflected-Spot Method
Yu-Hsuan Lin (Taiwan Instrument Research Institute, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Yi-Ju Chen (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Kuo-Cheng Huang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan)
Laser Rangefinder for Steel Pipes Characterization
Alessandro Pesatori, Federico Cavedo and Michele Norgia (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Gabriel Solari (Tenaris Dalmine, Italy)
Laser Diode for Flow-Measurement
Michele Norgia and Alessandro Pesatori (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Silvano Donati (University of Pavia, Italy)
Non-invasive Measurements for Shallow Depth Soil Exploration: Development and Application of an Electromagnetic Induction Instrument
Andrea Scozzari (CNR ISTI, Italy); Yuri Manstein (IPGG - SBRAS, Russia); Grigory Panin (Trofimuk Insitute of Petroleum gas Geology of SB RAS, Russia); Alexander Manshteyn (Trofimuk Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics, Russia); Evgeniy Balkov (Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics, Russia)
Mid-infrared Optical Tomography for Imaging Through Petroleum: a Feasibility Study
Tiago Vendruscolo and Rodolfo Patyk (Federal University of Technology - Paraná, Brazil); Guilherme Dutra (Federal University of Technology - Parana, Brazil); Cicero Martelli (Federal University of Technology, Brazil); Rigoberto Morales (UTFPR, Brazil); Marco Jose Da Silva (Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Brazil)
Calibration of AC Clamp Meters
Karel Draxler (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic); Renata Styblikova (Czech Metrology Institute, Czech Republic)
Designing Elementary-Tree Space Compressors Using AND/NAND and XOR/XNOR Combinations
Nicholas Malan (Troy State University, USA); Sunil R. Das (University of Ottawa, Canada); Satyendra Biswas (Norfolk State University, USA); Mansour H Assaf (University of South Pacific & Faculty of Science & Technology, Fiji); Scott Morton (Troy University, Montgomery, Canada); Emil M. Petriu and Voicu Groza (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Measurement of Liquid Level with a Small Surface Area Using High Frequency Electromagnetic Sensing Technique
Qian Zhao (Qufu Normal University, China); Xu Kai (Tianjin University & School of Electrical Engineering & Automation, China); Yuedong Xie (Beihang University, China); Wuliang Yin (The University of Manchester, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Impact of Sampling Frequency on Accuracy of Unbalance Factor Measurement by DFT
Tomasz Tarasiuk and Andrzej Pilat (Gdynia Maritime University, Poland)
Microwave Measurements of Dielectric Constants of Ceramic Materials by Powder Mixture Equations
Jyh Sheen and Yong-Lin Wang (National Formosa University, Taiwan)
Temperature-Independent High-Speed Distributed Voltage Measurement Using Intensiometric FBG Interrogation
Grzegorz Fusiek and Philip Orr (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Pawel Niewczas (University of Strathclyde & Synaptec Ltd, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Improving the Navigation of Indoor Mobile Robots Using Kalman Filter
Mazen Ghandour (Rostock University, Germany); Hui Liu (University of Rostock, Germany); Norbert Stoll (University of Rostock & Institute of Automation, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
Illuminance Sensor for Error Correction of DC-DC Converter Tracking Using Perturb and Observe Algorithm
Jose Custodio (Federal University of Paraiba - UFPB, Brazil); Cícero Souto, Priscilla Melo and Adriano Ramos (Federal University of Paraíba - UFPB, Brazil)
Detecting Soil Parameters From a Small Tracked Vehicle
Alexsandro Santos (Universidade Federal da Paraiba, Brazil); Cícero Souto (Federal University of Paraíba - UFPB, Brazil); Ana Lima (Tribunal of Justice of Paraiba, Brazil); Simplicio Silva (Federal University of Paraíba - UFPB, Brazil); Andre Silva (Federal Institute of Education Science and Technology of Paraíba - IFPB, Brazil)
Detection of Level and Interface Position of Substances in Tanks by Radiofrequency Techniques
Alexander S. Sovlukov (Institute of Control Sciences, Russia); Alexander Prokhorenkov (Murmansk State Technical University, Russia); Victor Tereshin (Technosensor Co., Russia); Victoria Yatsenko (Murmansk State Technical University, Russia)
A Novel Design of Small Size DCT with a Double Tuned Sampling Circuit
Zhen Liu (Siemens Ltd. China, China)
Laser Fabrication of Biomedical Sensor for AC Impedance Analysis
Chien-Hung Chen (National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Ming-Wei Huang (Veterans Affairs Commission, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan); Kuo-Cheng Huang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan); Tai-Shan Liao (Instrument Technology Research Center, National Applied Research Laboratories, Taiwan); Wen-Tse Hsiao (Taiwan Instrument Research Institute, Taiwan)
Path Reconstruction Based on Gyroscope Bias Estimation Using GPS
István Engedy and Gábor Horváth (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)
SPR Sensor for Tampering Detection in Biofuels
Leiva Casemiro Oliveira (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande & Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-árido, Brazil); Eduardo G Pereira and Ravena Casemiro Oliveira (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Brazil); Marcos Morais (UFCG, Brazil); Antonio Marcus Nogueira Lima (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande & Center for Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Brazil); Helmut Neff (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil)
Investigation of Carbon Black Loaded Natural Rubber Piezoresistivity
Pietro Giannone (Eurotechnology, Italy); Salvatore Graziani and Elena Umana (University of Catania, Italy)
A Multiphysics Model of IPMC Actuators Dependence on Relative Humidity
Riccardo Caponetto (University of Catania, Italy); Viviana De Luca (Università degli Studi di Catania, Italy); Salvatore Graziani (University of Catania, Italy)
A Heuristic Reliable Model for Guarded Capacitive Sensors to Measure Displacement
Tommaso Addabbo, Ada Fort, Marco Mugnaini, Santina Rocchi and Valerio Vignoli (University of Siena, Italy)
Chemical and Magnetic Properties Characterization of Magnetic Nanoparticles
Mirko Marracci, Bernardo Tellini, Elisa Bertolucci, Anna Maria Raspolli Galletti and Claudia Antonetti (University of Pisa, Italy); Fabio Piccinelli (University of Verona, Italy); Ciro Visone (University of Sannio, Italy)
Small Target Detection in Infrared Image Via Sparse Representation
Zhen Shi, Chang'an Wei and Ping Fu (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)

Wednesday, May 13 16:30 - 18:30

IMS General TC Meeting

Room A

Wednesday, May 13 16:50 - 18:30

T7: Measurement of Electric and Magnetic Quantities

Room: Auditorium
Chair: Anna Maria Lucia Lanzolla (Polytechnic of Bari, Italy)
Inspection of Electrical Interconnections Within Power ICs Via Magneto-Optical Imaging
Florian Dietachmayr (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria); Patrick Hölzl (Johannes Kepler Universität, Austria); Bernhard G. Zagar (University of Linz, Austria); Michael Nelhiebel (Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Austria)
Effect of Humidity on Dielectric Properties of Mortars with Alkali-Silica Reaction (ASR) Gel
Ashkan Hashemi (Missouri University of Science and Technology & Applied Microwave Nondestructive Testing Laboratory, USA); Kristen M Donnell (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA); Reza Zoughi (Missouri University of Science and Technoogy, USA)
A System for Controllable Magnetic Measurements of Hysteresis and Barkhausen Noise
Alexandr Stupakov, Oleksiy Perevertov and Vitalii Zablotskii (Institute of Physics ASCR, Czech Republic)
Online Digital Offset Voltage Compensation Method for AMR Sensors
Andreina Zambrano and Hans Kerkhoff (University of Twente, The Netherlands)

SS5: Special Session 5: Measurement fundamentals- challenges towards a unified body of Knowledge

Room C
Chairs: Luca Mari (Università Cattaneo - LIUC, Italy), Paolo Carbone (University of Perugia, Italy)
Toward a Unified Framework for Static and Dynamic Measurements
Giovanni Battista Rossi (University of Genova, Italy)
A Structural Framework Across Strongly and Weakly Defined Measurements
Luca Mari (Università Cattaneo - LIUC, Italy); Mark Wilson (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
Non-Parametric Estimation of Probability Density Functions Via a Simple Interpolation Filter
Paolo Carbone (University of Perugia, Italy); Dario Petri (University of Trento, Italy)
Metrological Characterization of an Ultra-low Noise Acquisition System for Fast Voltage Pulses Measurements
Pasquale Arpaia (Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies Department, University of Naples Federico II & C); Carlo Baccigalupi and Michele Martino (CERN, Switzerland)

T5-3: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes

Room D
Chair: Alessandra Flammini (University of Brescia, Italy)
Transparent Clock Characterization Using IEEE 1588 PTP Timestamping Probe
Zdenek Chaloupka (ESTEC, The Netherlands); Nayef Alsindi (Etisalat-British Telecommunications Innovation Centre (EBTIC), United Arab Emirates); James Aweya (Etisalat British Telecom Innovation Center/Khalifa University, United Arab Emirates)
On the Use of Synchronous Ethernet Over Multiple Paths for Syntonization of Distributed Systems
Paolo Ferrari, Alessandra Flammini and Stefano Rinaldi (University of Brescia, Italy); David Macii and Daniele Fontanelli (University of Trento, Italy)
Assessment of Time Synchronization Quality in a Distributed PMU
Paolo Castello (University of Cagliari, Italy); Paolo Ferrari and Alessandra Flammini (University of Brescia, Italy); Carlo Muscas and Paolo Attilio Pegoraro (University of Cagliari, Italy); Stefano Rinaldi (University of Brescia, Italy)
Preserving Synchronization Accuracy in Slow Update Wireless Sensor Network Perturbed by Plug-in of Multi-Nodes
Francesco Lamonaca, Domenico Luca Carnì and Domenico Grimaldi (University of Calabria, Italy); Maria Riccio (University of Sannio, Italy); Alfonzo Nastro (University of Calabria, Italy)

T6-1: Measurement Applications

Room E
Chair: Nicola Giaquinto (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
Online Coupling System and Control Software for Reaction Monitoring Using Microreactors and ESI-MS
Heidi Fleischer, Dany Hoffmann and Nwar Almahaini (University of Rostock, Germany); Vinh Quang Do and Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)
Real-Time Velocity Profile Measurement in Two-Phase oil/gas Flow by Twin Plane Segmented ECT System
Elmy Johana Mohamad (Universiti Tun Hussien Onn Malaysia & Faculty Of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Malaysia); Ruzairi Abdul Rahim (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia); Hanis Liyana Mohmad Ameran (Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia); Omar Mohd Faizan Marwah (Faculty of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering & Universiti Tun Hussien Onn Malaysia, Malaysia)
Measurement of Flow Parameters in a Bubbling Fluidized Bed Using Electrostatic Sensor Arrays
Wenbiao Zhang (North China Electric Power University, China); Yong Yan (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Yongrong Yang (Zhejiang University); Jingdai Wang (Zhejiang University, China)
Direct FPGA-based Power Profiling for a RISC Processor
Cosmin Cernazanu (Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania); Marius Marcu (Politehnica University of Timisoara & Intuitive Software Timisoara, Romania); Zheng Wang (Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences & Center for Automotive Electronics, China); Anupam Chattopadhyay (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Stefan Fedeac and Madalin Ghenea (Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania); Jan H. Weinstock and Rainer Leupers (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Alexandru Amaricai-Boncalo (Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania)

T14: Software Development for Measurement and Instrumentation Support

Room B
Chair: Annamária R. Várkonyi-Kóczy (Óbuda University, Hungary)
A Common Platform for Bridging Pre- And Post-Silicon Verification in Mixed-Signal Designs
Dominik Widhalm (University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien); Stefan Tauner and Martin Horauer (University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien, Austria); Achim Schumacher and Alexander Haggenmiller (Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Austria)
Constant-Rate Clock Recovery and Jitter Measurement on Deep Memory Waveforms Using Dataflow
Yanzhou Liu (University of Maryland, USA); Lee A Barford (Keysight Laboratories, Keysight Technologies, Inc. & University of Nevada, USA); Shuvra Bhattacharyya (University of Maryland, USA)
A Secure Software Framework for Measuring Instruments in Legal Metrology
Daniel Peters (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), Germany); Florian Thiel (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) Berlin, Germany); Michael Peter (Security in Telecommunications, TU Berlin, Germany); Jean-Pierre Seifert (Technical University, Berlin, Germany)
Flexible Software Solution for Rapid Manual and Automated Data Evaluation in ICP-MS
Heidi Fleischer and Martin Adam (University of Rostock, Germany); Kerstin Thurow (Center for Life Science Automation - CELISCA, Germany)

Wednesday, May 13 17:00 - 18:30

IMS Publications Panel

Room G

Wednesday, May 13 18:30 - 18:31

End of Technical Sessions - Wednesday, May 13th

Wednesday, May 13 20:00 - 23:00

GD: Gala Dinner - Chiostro Del Carmine

Thursday, May 14

Thursday, May 14 8:15 - 9:00

P2: Plenary Talk - Measurements for Certification of Railway Systems

Carlo Carganico, Italcertifer SpA, Italy
Room: Auditorium

Thursday, May 14 9:00 - 10:30

I2MTC 2015 Wrap Up Meeting

Room G

Thursday, May 14 9:05 - 10:50

SS7: Special Session 7: Instrumentation and measurements for road safety

Room: Auditorium
Chairs: Luca De Vito (University of Sannio, Italy), Luigi Ferrigno (University of Cassino, Italy)
An Automated System for Accident Detection
Asad Ali (New York University Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates); Mohamad Eid (New York University Abu Dhabi & New York University, United Arab Emirates)
Smartphone Instrumentation for Insurance Telematics
Peter Händel (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden); Isaac Skog (LiU, Sweden); Martin Ohlsson (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden); Jens Ohlsson (Movelo AB, Sweden)
Selective Attentional Point-Tracking Through a Head-Mounted Stereo Gaze Tracker Based on Trinocular Epipolar Geometry
Min Young Kim (Kyungpook National University, Korea (South)); Su Hyun Kwon (LG Display, Korea (South))
A Dual Step Energy Detection Based Spectrum Sensing Algorithm for Cognitive Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks
Leopoldo Angrisani (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Domenico Capriglione (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy); Gianni Cerro (University of Molise, Italy); Luigi Ferrigno (University of Cassino, Italy); Gianfranco Miele (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy)

T9-2: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems

Room C
Chair: Francesco Lamonaca (University of Calabria, Italy)
A Preliminary Study on a Method for Objective Uniformity Assessment in Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging
Andrea Scorza (Roma TRE University, Italy); Luigi Battista (Catholic University of Sacred Hearth -, Italy); Giulia Lupi (Roma TRE University, Italy); Jan Galo (IRCCS Children Hospital Bambino Gesù, Italy); Salvatore Andrea Sciuto (University of ROMA TRE, Italy)
Measurement of the Pupil Responses Induced by RGB Flickering Stimuli
Mario Bernabei and Luigi Rovati (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy); Roberto Tinarelli and Lorenzo Peretto (University of Bologna, Italy)
Smart Transducer Interfaces Applied to Health Monitoring
Vítor Viegas (Portuguese Naval Academy & CINAV, Portugal); Jose Costa Pereira (ESTSetúbal/Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal & Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal); Pedro M. B. Silva Girão (Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal); Gabriela Postolache (Instituto de Medicina Molecular & Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Portugal); Octavian Adrian Postolache (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisboa/IT & Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal)
A Distributed Measurement System for Dermoscopic Analysis of Pigmented Skin Lesions
Giuseppe Di Leo and Alfredo Paolillo (University of Salerno, Italy); Antonio Pietrosanto (University of Salerno & CEO of Metering Research srl, Italy); Paolo Sommella (University of Salerno, Italy); Gabriella Fabbrocini and Sara Cacciapuoti (University Federico II of Naples, Italy)

T1-1: Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques

Room D
Chair: Consolatina Liguori (University of Salerno, Italy)
Enhanced ADC Sine Wave Histogram Test
Solomon M Max (LTX-Credence Corporation, USA); Richard Liggiero (LTX Corporation, USA)
Self-compensating Networks for Four Terminal-Pair Impedance Definition in Current Comparator Bridges
Luca Callegaro, Vincenzo D'Elia, Faranak Pourdanesh and Bruno Trinchera (INRIM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Italy); Jan Kučera (Czech Metrology Institute, Czech Republic); Massimo Ortolano (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Analyzing Numerical Optimization Problems of Finite Resolution Sine Wave Fitting Algorithms
Balázs Renczes (Budapest University of Technology and Economics & Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Hungary); István Kollár (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary); Paolo Carbone and Antonio Moschitta (University of Perugia, Italy); Vilmos Pálfi and Tamas Virosztek (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)
High-Accuracy Frequency Estimation in Compressive Sensing-plus-DFT Spectral Analysis
Guglielmo Frigo (Federal Institute of Metrology METAS, Switzerland); Claudio Narduzzi (Universita' di Padova, Italy); Matteo Bertocco (University of Padova, Italy)

T6-2: Measurement Applications

Room E
Chair: Serge Demidenko (Sunway University, Malaysia)
Forest Intrusion Detection System with Sensor Network
Bence Koszteczky and Gergely Vakulya (University of Pannonia, Hungary); Gyula Simon (Óbuda University, Hungary)
Gesture-based Universal Optical Remote Control: Concept, Reconstruction Principle and Recognition Results
Heinrich Ruser (Bundeswehr University Munich); Szymon Kosterski (Bundeswehr University Munich, Germany); Christian Kargel (Bundeswehr University Munich)
SPICE-Based Dynamical Model of a NTC Thermoresistive Sensor for Anemometer Applications
Leonardo de Araujo and Sebastian Yuri Cavalcanti Catunda (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); Raimundo Freire (Universidade Federal de Campina Grande - PB, Brazil); Diomadson R Belfort (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); Matthieu Denoual (ENSICAEN, France)
Tightly Coupled Integration of GPS and AC Magnetic Positioning Systems
Guido De Angelis (Regione Umbria, Italy); Alessio De Angelis, Valter Pasku, Antonio Moschitta and Paolo Carbone (University of Perugia, Italy)

T3-2: Energy and Power Systems

Room B
Chair: Andrew Roscoe (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Asynchronous Harmonic Analysis Based on Out-of-sequence Measurement for Large-scale Residential Power Network
Youda Liu, Xue Wang and Yanchi Liu (Tsinghua University, China)
An Experimental Energy Set-Up for Wireless Battery Recharging
Leopoldo Angrisani, Guido d'Alessandro and Mauro D'Arco (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
A Battery Equivalent-Circuit Model and an Advanced Technique for Parameter Estimation
Gianluca Aurilio (Second University of Naples, Italy); Daniele Gallo, Carmine Landi and Mario Luiso (University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy); Aniello Rosano (Second University of Naples, Italy); Marco Landi and Vincenzo Paciello (University of Salerno, Italy)
Open-Circuit Voltage Measurement of Lithium-Iron-Phosphate Batteries
Federico Baronti (Università di Pisa, Italy); Walter Zamboni (Università degli Studi di Salerno, Italy); Roberto Roncella and Roberto Saletti (University of Pisa, Italy); Giovanni Spagnuolo (University of Salerno, Italy)

Thursday, May 14 10:50 - 11:10

B7: Coffee Break

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Thursday, May 14 11:00 - 12:30

I2MTC 2016 Planning Meeting

Room A

Thursday, May 14 11:10 - 12:50

T8-1: Measurement Systems and Theory

Room: Auditorium
Chair: Chi-Hung Hwang (Instrument Technology Research Center, Taiwan)
An Inverse Problem Approach to Approximating Sensor Data in Cyber Physical Systems
Paul O'Leary, Matthew Harker and Christoph Gugg (University of Leoben, Austria)
Uncertainty Propagation Through Non-Linear Measurement Functions by Means of Joint Random-Fuzzy Variables
Alessandro M Ferrero, Marco Prioli and Simona Salicone (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Performance Comparison Between Expanded Uncertainty Evaluation Algorithms
Ye Chow Kuang (University of Waikato & Monash University, New Zealand); Melanie Ooi (University of Waikato, New Zealand); Arvind Rajan (Brookfield Scientific Solutions Group, Australia); Serge Demidenko (Sunway University, Malaysia)
Measurement Accuracy and Repeatibility in Near-field Scanning Microwave Microscopy
Kamel Haddadi (University of Lille / IEMN CNRS8520, France); Sijia Gu, Abdelhatif El Fellahi and Gilles Dambrine (IEMN, France); Tuami Lasri (IEMN - University of Lille, France)

T9-3: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems

Room C
Chair: Marco Parvis (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Comprehensive Study of Spectrum Occupancy for 802.11b/g/n Homogeneous Networks
Samer Rajab (Honda R&D Americas, Inc., USA); Walid Balid (University of Oklahoma, USA); Hazem Refai (Oklahoma University, USA)
Reputation-driven Multimodal Emotion Recognition in Wearable Biosensor Network
Yixiang Dai, Xue Wang, Xuanping Li and Pengbo Zhang (Tsinghua University, China)
Modeling of the Test Fixtures to Improve the HBC Channel Interpretation
Maicon D Pereira (Federal University of Bahia, Brazil); Germán Álvarez-Botero (Universidad Nacional de Colombia & Universidad Católica de Colombia, Colombia); Fernando Rangel de Sousa (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)
Energy Harvesting Wireless Sensors for Smart Home Applications
Péter Györke and Béla Pataki (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)

T12-1: Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion

Room D
Chair: Gourab Sen Gupta (Massey University, New Zealand)
MEMS Gyro Vibration Immunity and Its Measurement with TIRA Shaker
Yakov A. Nekrasov (ITMO University & Concern CSRI Elektropribor, Russia); Svetlana V. Pavlova (ITMO University & Concern CSRI Electropribor, JSC, Russia); Nikolay V. Moiseev (State Research Center of the Russian Federation Concern CSRI Elektropribor, JSC, Russia)
Signal Conditioning of a Resistive Potentiometric Displacement Sensor with a Floating Slide
Srinivas Rana, Boby George and Jagadeesh Kumar V (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
A Low-Power Interface Circuit for Piezoresistive Transducers
Achille Donida and Diego Barrettino (University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), Switzerland)
"Vibration Driven" Mechanical Switches: a Novel Transduction Methodology with Applications to DC-DC "diode-Less" Voltage Multipliers
Carlo Trigona, Bruno Ando, Salvatore Baglio, Felice Maiorca and Angela Beninato (University of Catania, Italy)

T13-2: Signal Processing Techniques

Room E
Chair: Sergio Rapuano (University of Sannio, Italy)
Robust Recovery of Wideband Block-Sparse Spectrum Based on MAP and MMSE Estimator
Jia Li and Qiang Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology, China); Jiayan Qiu and Cong Dong (Australian National University, Australia)
Compressed Sensing and Mobile Agent Based Sparse Data Collection in Wireless Sensor Networks
Qiang Wang, Cuicui Lv and Shen Yi (Harbin Institute of Technology, China); Jinming Chen (Beijing Institute of Spacecraft Environment Engineering, China)
Accuracy of Sine-wave Frequency Estimation by an Iterative Interpolated DFT Algorithm
Daniel Belega (University of Timisoara, Romania); Dario Petri (University of Trento, Italy); Dominique Dallet (IMS Laboratory - Bordeaux INP - University Bordeaux, France)
Enhanced Optimization of the Wideband Excitation Signal for a Bioimpedance Measurement
Jaan Ojarand (Competence Centre ELIKO & Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia); Marek Rist and Mart Min (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia)

T3-3: Energy and Power Systems

Room B
Chair: Carlo Muscas (University of Cagliari, Italy)
Remote Monitoring of Wind Direction on Overhead Transmission Lines Based on Fiber Bragg Grating
Guo-ming Ma, Jun Jiang and Qing Zheng (North China Electric Power University, China); Cheng-Rong Li (North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China); Noel Nathan (North China Electric Power University, Fiji); Rui-duo Mu (Tianjin Electric Power Company, SGCC, China); Kai Zhou and Kuan Ye (Beijing Electric Power Research Institute, China)
On the Use of Spectral Power Ratios for Partial Discharge and Noise Separation in Radiofrequency Measurements
Jorge Ardila-Rey (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain); Ricardo Albarracín (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain); Juan Manuel Martínez-Tarifa (University Carlos III, Spain); Guillermo Robles (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
Introducing the Measurement virtual-eGateway for Domestic Energy Management
Stefano Rinaldi, Paolo Ferrari, Alessandra Flammini and Angelo Vezzoli (University of Brescia, Italy)
Comparison Between Electrical and Pressure Measurements to Detect PEM Fuel Cell Flooding
Giovanni Dotelli (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Roberto Ferrero (University of Liverpool, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Paola Gallo Stampino, Saverio Latorrata and Sergio Toscani (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)

Thursday, May 14 12:50 - 13:50

L4: Lunch

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Thursday, May 14 13:00 - 16:00

I2MTC Board Meeting

Room G

Thursday, May 14 13:50 - 16:00

TS1-2: Track Event 1: Measurements in Railway Systems

Room: Auditorium
Chair: Romano Giannetti (Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Spain)
Fast and Efficient Determination of Eigenfrequencies of Railway Systems
Hendriekus Smulders and Harald Prins (Movares Netherlands, The Netherlands)
Analysis on the Effect of Return Current Harmonics According to the Properties of UM71 and TI21 Track Circuit
Jonghyen Baek, Hyeon Yeong Choi and Gonyop Kim (Korea Railroad Research Institute, Korea (South)); Chul Hong Park (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea (South))
Development of New HIL Architecture to Study High Speed Trains Dynamics on Full-Scale Test-Rigs
Enrico Meli (Florence University, Italy); Luca Pugi, Benedetto Allotta and Alessandro Ridolfi (University of Florence, Italy); Roberto Conti (Florence University, Italy)
Weigh in Motion Systems for Railway Vehicles: Performance and Robustness Analysis
Enrico Meli (Florence University, Italy); Benedetto Allotta, Luca Pugi and Pierluca D'Adamio (University of Florence, Italy); Alice Innocenti and Lorenzo Marini (Florence University, Italy)
Measurement and Simulation of a Ferroresonance Occurred in a Single-phase 25kV Electric Railway Feeding Network
Mingli Wu and Shaobing Yang (Beijing Jiaotong University, China)

T6-3: Measurement Applications

Room C
Chair: Marco Faifer (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
M2M Communication Delay Challenges: Application and Measurement Perspectives
Joachim Fabini and Tanja Zseby (TU Wien, Austria)
Ultrasound Based Positioning Using Time of Flight Measurements and Crosstalk Mitigation
Guido De Angelis (Regione Umbria, Italy); Alessio De Angelis, Antonio Moschitta and Paolo Carbone (University of Perugia, Italy)
A Simple and Effective Testbench for Quartz Tuning Fork Characterization and Sensing Applications
Graziella Scandurra, Gianluca Cannatà, Gino Giusi and Carmine Ciofi (University of Messina, Italy)
Analysis of the Sensitivity of AC Magnetic Ranging Systems to Environmental Configurations
Valter Pasku, Alessio De Angelis, Marco Dionigi and Antonio Moschitta (University of Perugia, Italy); Guido De Angelis (Regione Umbria, Italy); Paolo Carbone (University of Perugia, Italy)
Electrical Characterization of Inkjet Printed Conductive Traces Using LinuxCNC
Christoph Beisteiner (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria); Robert Wallner (Johannes Kepler University, Austria); Bernhard G. Zagar (University of Linz, Austria)

T8-2: Measurement Systems and Theory

Room D
Chair: Aime' Lay-Ekuakille (University of Salento, Italy)
Measurement System for Thermoelectric Module
Tri Ayodha Ajiwiguna (Telkom University, Indonesia); Seo Young Kim (MI Seojin, Inc, Korea (South)); Abrar Ismardi (Telkom University, Indonesia)
Design, Calibration and Measurement Uncertainty Analysis of a Tension Measurement Test System
Hasan Goksenin Cetin, Gokhan Ozturk, Yanki Celebi and Ahmet Dindar (ASELSAN Inc., Turkey)
Building a Gonioreflectometer - a Geometrical Evaluation
Andreas Winkler (Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Austria); Bernhard G. Zagar (University of Linz, Austria)
Flow Velocity Measurement by Cross-correlation with Tailored Modulation
Ziqiang Cui and Huaxiang Wang (Tianjin University, China); Wuliang Yin and Wuqiang Yang (The University of Manchester, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Microphone Calibration for the Measurement of Acoustic Transfer Functions
Thomas Wiesner (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria); Bernhard G. Zagar (University of Linz, Austria)

T2: Data Acquisition Systems and Real-Time Measurements

Room E
Chair: Jacob Scharcanski (UFRGS, Brazil)
Phase Difference Measurement of Radio-Interference Signals with Low-Cost Devices
Gergely Zachár (University of Pannonia, Hungary); Gyula Simon (Óbuda University, Hungary)
Two-Stage Processing System for the Detection and On-Site Localization of Acoustic Emissions
Iago Búa Núñez (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain); Julio E. Posada Roman (University Carlos III de Madrid, Spain); Jose A. Garcia Souto (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
Internet-of-Things Infrastructure as a Platform for Distributed Measurement Applications
Giuseppe Iannaccone (University of Pisa - Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Italy); Elisa Spanò and Stefano Di Pascoli (University of Pisa, Italy)
An Extension to IEEE Std. 1241 Sine Fit for Analog-to-Information Converters Testing
Pasquale Daponte, Luca De Vito and Sergio Rapuano (University of Sannio, Italy)
A Comparison Between FFT and MCT for Period Measurement with an ARM Microcontroller
Francesco Abate (University of Salerno, Italy); Sabrina Guia (University of Beira Interior, Portugal); Vincenzo Paciello (University of Salerno, Italy); Antonio Pietrosanto (University of Salerno & CEO of Metering Research srl, Italy); António Espírito Santo (University of Beira Interior, Portugal)

T1-2: Advances in Instrumentation and Measurement Developments and Techniques

Room B
Chair: Claudio Narduzzi (Universita' di Padova, Italy)
Extended Performance Measurements of Scalable 6LoWPAN Networks in an Automated Physical Testbed
Artem Yushev (Offenburg University of Applied Sciences & Université de Haute-Alsace, Germany); Peter Lehmann (Offenburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany); Axel Sikora (University of Applied Sciences Offenburg, Germany); Voicu Groza (University of Ottawa, Canada)
An Automatic Thermal Cycling Based Test Platform for Thermoelectric Generator Testing
Júlio Véras (Universidade Federal da Paraíba, Brazil); Bruno W. S. Arruda (Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil); Cleonilson Protasio de Souza (Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil); Ewerton Melo and Débora Vieira (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil)
Implementation of a Wireless Battery Management System (WBMS)
Cody Shell and Jacob Henderson (University of Oklahoma, USA); Huibert A Verra (College of Engineering, University of Oklahoma, USA); John Dyer (University of Oklahoma & MARIP, LLC, USA)
On-Wafer Probe Station for Microwave Metrology At the Nanoscale
Abdelhatif El Fellahi (IEMN, France); Kamel Haddadi (University of Lille / IEMN CNRS8520, France); Jaouad Marzouk, Steve Arscott and Christophe Boyaval (IEMN, France); Tuami Lasri (IEMN - University of Lille, France); Gilles Dambrine (IEMN, France)
Application of a Testing Platform to Characterize Dynamic Monitoring Systems for Distribution Grids
Abhinav Sadu, Andrea Angioni and Ferdinanda Ponci (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Antonello Monti (RWTH Aachen University & Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, Germany)

Thursday, May 14 16:00 - 16:20

B8: Coffee Break

Room: Ground Floor Gallery

Thursday, May 14 16:20 - 18:30

T9-4: Measurement, Instrumentation, and Methodologies for Medical, Biomedical, and Healthcare Systems

Room: Auditorium
Chair: Octavian Adrian Postolache (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisboa/IT & Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal)
Digital Pathology: Identifying Spongiosis in Unstained Histopathology Specimen
Sanush K Abeysekera and Nicholas Kar Wei Siew (Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia); Melanie Ooi (University of Waikato, New Zealand); Sharifah Syed Hassan (Monash University Malaysia, Australia); Ye Chow Kuang (University of Waikato & Monash University, New Zealand); Serge Demidenko (Sunway University, Malaysia)
ECG Monitoring Using Android Mobile Phone and Bluetooth
Samuel E. de Lucena (Sao Paulo State University, Brazil); Daniel Sampaio (Unesp - Sao Paulo State University, Brazil); Benjamin Mall, Michael Meyer, Martin Burkart and Frieder Keller (Karlsruhe University of Applied Science, Germany)
Measurement of Photoplythsmography Signal for Heart Rate Variability and Comparison of Two Different Age Groups
Mansoor Hussain Shah (IIUM, Malaysia); Sheroz Khan (Inetrnational Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia); Khairul Azami Sidek (International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia); Syed Absar Kazmi (IIUM, Malaysia); Kushsairy Kadir (Universiti Kuala Lumpur British Malaysian Institute, Malaysia)
Accuracy Improvement in Gait Analysis Measurements: Kinematic Modeling
Aime' Lay-Ekuakille and Patrizia Vergallo (University of Salento, Italy); Francesco Angelillo (IRCCS "E. Medea", Italy); Ivana Gallo (IRCCS Eugenia Medea, Italy); Antonio Trabacca (Scientific Institute IRCCS E. Medea - Ass. La Nostra Famiglia, BRINDISI - ITALY, Italy)
A Low Cost Measurement System to Extract Kinematic Parameters From Walker Devices
Jose Costa Pereira (ESTSetúbal/Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal & Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal); Octavian Adrian Postolache (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisboa/IT & Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, ISCTE-IUL, Portugal); Vítor Viegas (Portuguese Naval Academy & CINAV, Portugal); Pedro M. B. Silva Girão (Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal)

T12-2: Sensors, Actuators, Transducers, and Sensor Fusion

Room C
Chair: Salvatore Graziani (University of Catania, Italy)
Identification of the Spatial Impulse Response of Inductive Loop Detectors
Janusz Gajda and Piotr Burnos (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)
Radio Interferometric Tracking Using Redundant Phase Measurements
Gergely Zachár (University of Pannonia, Hungary); Gyula Simon (Óbuda University, Hungary)
Target Registration Assignment in the Presence of Uncertainty
Stephen C Stubberud (Oakridge Technology, USA); Kathleen A Kramer (University of San Diego, USA)
Time Domain Characterization of Avalanche Photo Detectors for Sub-ns Optical Pulses
Mikko Hintikka and Juha Kostamovaara (University of Oulu, Finland)
Kalman Filtering for Wearable Fitness Monitoring
Moi Tin Chew (Massey University, New Zealand); Khuong Tran (RMIT University, New Zealand)

T4: Image Processing and Computational Intelligence Techniques

Room D
Chair: Ruqiang Yan (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China)
Lung Nodule Volume Measurement Using Digital Chest Tomosynthesis
Gábor Horváth (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary); Ákos Horváth (Innomed Medical Inc., Hungary); Áron Horváth, Gergely Orbán, Daniel Hadhazi and Benjamin Czétényi (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary)
Sparse 3D Reconstruction on a Mobile Phone with Stereo Camera for Close-Range Optical Tracking
Adrian Goral (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)
Automated Robust Metric Calibration of Multi-Focus Plenoptic Cameras
Christian Heinze and Stefano Spyropoulos (Raytrix GmbH, Germany); Stephan Hussmann (West Coast University of Applied Sciences, Germany); Christian Perwass (Raytrix GmbH, Germany)
Reconstruction of EIT Images Via Patch Based Sparse Representation Over Learned Dictionaries
Qi Wang, Kongjun Sun and Jianming Wang (Tianjin Polytechnic University, China); Huaxiang Wang (Tianjin University, China); Ronghua Zhang (Tianjin Polytechnic University School of Artifical Intelligence, China)
Determining the Composition of Bronze Alloys by Means of High-dimensional Feature Selection and Artificial Neural Networks
Eleonora D'Andrea and Beatrice Lazzerini (University of Pisa, Italy); Vincenzo Palleschi and Stefano Pagnotta (Research Area of CNR, Italy)

T10-2: Non-invasive Measurement Techniques and Instrumentation

Room E
Chair: Kathleen A Kramer (University of San Diego, USA)
Quantitative Microwave Imaging in Lp Banach Spaces: A Numerical Assessment
Alessandro Fedeli, Matteo Pastorino and Andrea Randazzo (University of Genoa, Italy)
A New Dual-modality ECT/ERT Technique Based on C4D Principle
Baoliang Wang, Zhongbao Gui, Wuhao Tan, Zhiyao Huang, Haifeng Ji and Haiqing Li (Zhejiang University, China)
Vision-based Probabilistic Absolute Position Sensor
René Paris, Martin Melik-Merkumians and Georg Schitter (Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
Wavelet Image Decomposition for Characterization of Freeze-Dried Pharmaceutical Product Structures
Sabrina Grassini, Emma Paola Angelini, Roberto Pisano, Antonello Barresi and Marco Parvis (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Low-Noise Instrument for Non-Invasive Monitoring of Photonic Integrated Circuits
Marco Carminati, Giorgio Ferrari, Pietro Ciccarella and Stefano Sala (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Stefano Grillanda (Politecnico di Miilano, Italy); Francesco Morichetti (Politecnico di Milano); Andrea Melloni and Marco Sampietro (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)

T5-4: Measurement and Instrumentation for Industrial Applications and Processes

Room B
Chair: Dušan Agrež (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Non-contact Measurement of Stationary Characteristics of Shrouded Steam Turbine Blades Under Rotation
Pavel Procházka and František Vaněk (Institute of Thermomechanics AS CR, v. v. i., Czech Republic)
Investigations Into Force Sensor Characteristics for Food Texture Measurements
Zakaria Al-Battashi, John Bronlund and Gourab Sen Gupta (Massey University, New Zealand)
Automatic Measurement System for the DC and Low-F Noise Characterization of FETs At Wafer Level
Gino Giusi, Orazio Giordano and Graziella Scandurra (University of Messina, Italy); Matteo Rapisarda and Sabrina Calvi (IMM-CNR, Italy); Carmine Ciofi (University of Messina, Italy)
Active Guarding of a Four-point Impedance Probe with One Common Guard Electrode for Maximum Readout Bandwidth
Reinoud Wolffenbuttel and Ger De Graaf (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
Simple Interference Detection and Classification for Industrial Wireless Sensor Networks
Emiliano Sisinni (University of Brescia, Italy); Stefano Caiola (University of Brescia and National Instruments Italy, Italy); Alessandra Flammini (University of Brescia, Italy); Mikael Gidlund and Filip Barac (Mid Sweden University, Sweden)

Thursday, May 14 18:30 - 18:31

End of Technical Sessions - Thursday, May 14th

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