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# Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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• ### Obstacle Avoidance in Real Time With Nonlinear Model Predictive Control of Autonomous Vehicles

Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):12 - 22
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A Nonlinear model predictive control (NMPC) for trajectory tracking with the obstacle avoidance of autonomous road vehicles traveling at realistic speeds is presented in this paper, with a focus on the performance of those controllers with respect to the look-ahead horizon of the NMPC. Two different methods of obstacle avoidance are compared and then the NMPC is tested in several simulated but rea... View full abstract»

• ### Unidirectional HVdc Topology With DC Fault Ride-Through Capability

Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):41 - 49
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HVdc transmission using modular multilevel converters (MMCs) is becoming increasingly prevalent. However, line-commutated converter (LCC) HVdc transmission remains advantageous in its ability to clear dc faults and restart power transmission without operation of the ac system protection. This paper presents an HVdc system topology that employs both MMC and LCC converters to transmit unidirectional... View full abstract»

• ### Improved Analytical Modeling of Permanent Magnet Leakage Flux in Design of the Coreless Axial Flux Permanent Magnet Generatorx

Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):3 - 11
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This paper presents an improved magnetic circuit model of a coreless axial flux permanent magnet (AFPM) machine for the evaluation of its air-gap leakage flux. In the coreless AFPM machine, the stator axial length is one of the effective parameters in the calculation of the air-gap leakage flux factor. It is important to correctly update the leakage flux factor value corresponding to the variation... View full abstract»

• ### Impact of EV Charger Load on Distribution Network Capacity: A Case Study in Toronto

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):268 - 273
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This paper presents a study of the impact of the electric vehicle (EV) charger load on the capacity of distribution feeders and transformers of an urban utility. A residential neighborhood of the city of Toronto, Canada, is selected to perform the study based on survey results that showed a high tendency for EV adoption. The two most loaded distribution transformers of such a neighborhood are stud... View full abstract»

• ### Energy Storage in Flywheels: An Overview

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):183 - 193
Cited by:  Papers (11)
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In a deregulated power market with increasing penetration of distributed generators and renewable sources, energy storage becomes a necessity. Renewable energy sources are characterized by a fluctuating and intermittent nature, which simply means that energy may be available when it is not needed, and vice versa. Energy storage devices can help rectify the mismatch between generation and demand at... View full abstract»

• ### Nonlinear Model Predictive Control for Omnidirectional Robot Motion Planning and Tracking With Avoidance of Moving Obstacles

Publication Year: 2014, Page(s):151 - 156
Cited by:  Papers (5)
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This paper presents a nonlinear model predictive control algorithm for online motion planning and tracking of an omnidirectional autonomous robot. The formalism is based on a Hamiltonian minimization to optimize a control path as evaluated by a cost function. This minimization is constrained by a nonlinear plant model, which confines the solution space to those paths which are physically feasible.... View full abstract»

• ### A region-based P300 speller for brain-computer interface

Publication Year: 2009, Page(s):81 - 85
Cited by:  Papers (28)
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A brain-computer interface (BCI) is a system that conveys messages and commands directly from the human brain to a computer. The BCI system described in this work is based on the P300 wave. The P300 is a positive peak of an event-related potential (ERP) that occurs 300 ms after a stimulus. One of the best-known and most widely used P300 applications is the P300 speller designed by Farwell-Donchin ... View full abstract»

• ### Online Neighborhood Watch: The Impact of Social Network Advice on Software Security Decisions

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):322 - 332
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Malicious software (malware) is one significant threat to Internet security. Malware is designed to harm a computer or network, and can be installed on one's machine without their consent. Attacks are often done by deceiving people into downloading malicious software that is posing as useful software. We speculated that if people had advice from a trusted source, they would be inclined to use the ... View full abstract»

• ### Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Based on Two-Stage Detectors With Multiple Energy Detectors and Adaptive Double Threshold in Cognitive Radio Networks

Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):172 - 180
Cited by:  Papers (13)
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This paper presents two-stage detectors for spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks. The first stage consists of multiple energy detectors, where each energy detector (ED) has a single antenna with fixed threshold for making a local binary decision. If required, the second stage comprised of ED with adaptive double threshold is invoked. The detection performance of the proposed scheme is comp... View full abstract»

• ### Application of SFCLs to Inhibit Commutation Failure in HVdc Systems: Position Comparison and Resistance Recommendation

Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):31 - 40
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Commutation failure is one of the most common failures that may lead to serious consequences in high-voltage direct current (HVdc) systems. Superconducting fault current limiters (SFCLs) have been proved effective to inhibit commutation failures. In this paper, different installation positions of SFCLs are compared through three proposed evaluation indexes. The position between ac and dc systems i... View full abstract»

• ### Secure and Efficient Smart-Card-Based Remote User Authentication Scheme for Multiserver Environment

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):20 - 30
Cited by:  Papers (4)
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The growth of the Internet and telecommunication technology has facilitated remote access. During the last decade, many secure dynamic identity (ID)-based remote user authentication schemes have been proposed for the multiserver environment using smart cards. Recently, Li et al. point that the Lee et al. scheme is vulnerable to forgery attack, server spoofing attack, improper authentication, and u... View full abstract»

• ### Soil Classification From Large Imagery Databases Using a Neuro-Fuzzy Classifier

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):333 - 343
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In this paper, we propose a neuro-fuzzy (NF) classification technique to determine various soil classes from large imagery soil databases. The technique looks at the feature-wise degree of belongings of the imagery databases to obtainable soil classes using a fuzzification method. The fuzzification method builds a membership matrix with an element count equal to the mathematical product of the num... View full abstract»

• ### Offshore Wind Farm Power Control Using HVdc Link

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):168 - 173
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In this paper, a method is presented to control offshore wind farm output power. This method is able to fix the wind farm output power even during wind speed variations. In the proposed method, the offshore wind farm is connected to the onshore grid through the high-voltage dc (HVdc) cable. Moreover, the power control of the wind turbines is achieved by controlling the HVdc convertors. In the prop... View full abstract»

• ### Fault Ride-Through Capability Improvement of DFIG-Based Wind Turbine by Employing a Voltage-Compensation-Type Active SFCL

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):132 - 142
Cited by:  Papers (7)
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Based on the considerations in creating a smart grid roadmap, an integrated application of renewable energy sources and superconducting power devices may bring more positive effects. This paper suggests a voltage-compensation-type active superconducting fault current limiter (SFCL) to enhance the fault ride-through capability of doubly fed induction generator (DFIG) for wind power generation. Sinc... View full abstract»

• ### A Synchronous Buck Converter Using a New Predictive Analog Dead-Time Control Circuit to Improve Efficiency

Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):181 - 187
Cited by:  Papers (4)
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The one-step predictive dead-time control circuit proposed in this paper consists of a dead-time detection circuit and an analog optimization circuit. The detection circuit, which can be manufactured on the same die as the synchronous MOSFET of the buck converter, provides an accurate detection signal that indicates body diode conduction. The proposed dead-time optimization circuit is an analog ci... View full abstract»

• ### Multivariable Adaptive Sliding-Mode Observer-Based Control for Mechanical Systems

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):253 - 265
Cited by:  Papers (2)
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In this paper, we present the design of an observer-based controller for perturbed mechanical systems using two-independent adaptive sliding-mode structures (ASMSs). The purpose of the proposed method is to compensate for external disturbances and modeling uncertainties of general mechanical plants. Assuming that only position measurements are available, the proposed control approach is based on a... View full abstract»

• ### An efficient 2.4GHz radio frequency identification (RFID) in a standard CMOS process

Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):93 - 101
Cited by:  Papers (3)
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This paper describes the design of an ultra-low-power analog front-end circuitry for a UHF passive RFID transponder. The design includes a voltage multiplier, a voltage regulator, a demodulator, a power-on-reset, a ring oscillator, a matching network and a backscatter modulator. We present a novel charge-pump circuit for improved voltage gain and power efficiency of RFID tags. The charge pump is f... View full abstract»

• ### Application of Integrated Series Compensator in Damping Power Oscillations in Standalone Microgrids

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):2 - 9
Cited by:  Papers (4)
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This paper is concerned with power oscillation damping in standalone microgrids (MGs) using an integrated series compensator. Power oscillation is the result of dynamic interaction between generating units and/or loads in a power system, which results in increased losses, power quality degradation, and momentary overloading of the converters used in converter-based grid-connected microsources (MSs... View full abstract»

• ### Wireless security through RF fingerprinting

Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):27 - 33
Cited by:  Papers (68)  |  Patents (1)
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The process of identifying radio transmitters by examining their unique transient characteristics at the beginning of transmission is called RF fingerprinting. The security of wireless networks can be enhanced by challenging a user to prove its identity if the fingerprint of a network device is unidentified or deemed to be a threat. This paper addresses the problem of identifying an individual nod... View full abstract»

• ### Relay Selection Based on Bayesian Decision Theory in Cooperative Wireless Networks

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):116 - 124
Cited by:  Papers (2)
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Wireless networks use relay nodes as cooperative nodes to gain maximum diversity. Relay selection is one of the key challenging problems in multiuser wireless cooperative networks. This paper addresses the selection problem of the relay node and proposes posterior probability-based relay node selection methods. In these methods, all calculations are derived by either source or destination, conside... View full abstract»

• ### Automatic Modulation Classification Based on Kernel Density Estimation

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):203 - 209
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In this paper, we propose an efficient automatic modulation classification (AMC) scheme for a group of narrowband and digitally modulated signals such as quadrature phase-shift keying (QPSK), 16-PSK, 64-PSK, 4-quadratic-amplitude modulation (QAM), 16-QAM, and 64-QAM. The classification was performed by analyzing the probability density distribution for the real and imaginary parts of the modulated... View full abstract»

• ### New Systolic Array Architecture for Finite Field Inversion

Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):23 - 30
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This paper proposes a new systolic array architecture to perform inversion operation in GF(2m) based on a previously modified extended Euclidean algorithm. This architecture has low area and power complexities and it achieves a moderate speed. This architecture is explored by applying a regular technique to the inversion algorithm. The systolic architecture obtained has simple structure... View full abstract»

• ### Cooperative Energy-Efficient Content Dissemination Using Coalition Formation Game Over Device-to-Device Communications

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):2 - 10
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This paper investigates the problem of cooperative energy-efficient content dissemination among a number of cellular user equipments (UEs), with the assumption that these UEs are seeking to receive the same content from a common wireless access point, such as an eNodeB. We formulate the problem as a nontransferable utility coalition formation game, in which a utility function is characterized by t... View full abstract»

• ### Modification in Geometric Structure of Double-Sided Axial Flux Switched Reluctance Motor for Mitigating Torque Ripple

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):318 - 322
Cited by:  Papers (1)
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Due to very high torque/weight ratio, the axial flux switched reluctance motor (AFSRM) can be appropriately used in many applications, especially electric vehicles and aerospace systems. Since the torque ripple is generally the drawback of SRMs, a new structure is suggested for the double-sided AFSRM in which the torque ripple is significantly reduced. In order to show the effectiveness of the tec... View full abstract»

• ### A New Adaptive Backup Protection Scheme Based on Intelligent Electronic Devices

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):77 - 88
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A new adaptive interphase backup protection scheme based on intelligent electronic devices (IEDs) is proposed in this paper. When the system is in normal operation state, the backup protection areas are divided according to the operation status and topology of the primary and secondary devices in the power grid. When fault is detected in the system, each IED will search for the other IEDs in the s... View full abstract»

• ### Leading one detectors and leading one position detectors - An evolutionary design methodology

Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):103 - 110
Cited by:  Papers (2)
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Design of leading-one detector (LOD) and leading-one position detector (LOPD) are important as they are used for the normalization process in floating-point multiplication, floating-point addition/subtraction and in logarithmic converters. In this paper, the authors propose various gate-level architectures for LOD and LOPD. The LOD and LOPD circuits are evolved using the evolutionary algorithm (EA... View full abstract»

• ### Vehicular Traffic Monitoring Using Bluetooth Scanning Over a Wireless Sensor Network

Publication Year: 2014, Page(s):135 - 144
Cited by:  Papers (2)
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The ubiquitous nature of Bluetooth equipped devices has made it opportunistic to scavenge information that can be repurposed for applications other than initially intended. One such opportunity is in vehicular traffic monitoring, whereby sampling of Bluetooth radios serve as proxies for vehicles and consequently for traffic density and flow. This paper discusses a complete data collection system d... View full abstract»

• ### Application of combined electric- and magnetic-conductor ground planes for antenna performance enhancement

Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):87 - 98
Cited by:  Papers (35)
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This paper investigates the application of three different ground planes for antenna performance enhancement. They are the conventional perfect electric conductor (PEC), the perfect magnetic conductor (PMC), and their combination. A half-wavelength dipole in free space is considered as the reference case, and its performance over these ground planes is investigated and compared. It is shown that b... View full abstract»

• ### Single-Phase Zero Reactive Power Wireless Power Transfer Topologies Based on Boucherot Bridge Circuit Concept

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):323 - 337
Cited by:  Papers (1)
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High reliability and cost effectiveness of power electronic components have resulted in high level of interest in wireless power transfer techniques among academic and industrial professionals. Since the major interest is directed toward automotive and rail industries for electromagnetically coupled fast battery charging systems, a special transformer with a large gap and relatively large leakage ... View full abstract»

• ### A Low-Complexity Delta-Sigma Modulator ( $\Delta \Sigma$ ) for Low-Voltage, Low-Power Operation

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):190 - 199
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In recent years, inverter-based sigma-delta (ΔΣ) modulators have received great attention as a suitable approach for the design of low-voltage, low-power, switched-capacitor ΔΣ. This method uses digital inverters as the active elements to construct the integrators in the ΔΣ loop. In some applications, a reduced silicon area implementation is an important c... View full abstract»

• ### Circle Views Signature: A Novel Shape Representation for Shape Recognition and Retrieval

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):274 - 282
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An important problem in computer vision is object recognition, which has received considerable attention in the literature. The performance of any object recognition system depends on the shape representation used and on the matching algorithm applied. In this paper, we propose a novel circle views (CVs) shape signature for recognizing 2-D object silhouettes. Many views from one circular orbit (or... View full abstract»

• ### A Ring Oscillator-Based PUF With Enhanced Challenge-Response Pairs

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):174 - 180
Cited by:  Papers (1)
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Physical unclonable functions (PUFs) are powerful security primitives that provide cheap and secure solutions for security-related applications. Strong PUFs provide a large set of challenge-response pairs (CRPs) and are suitable for device authentication. Weak PUFs produce a small number of CRPs and can be used for key extraction. In this paper, we propose a novel method to enhance the CRP set of ... View full abstract»

• ### A Near-Threshold Energy-Efficient ASK Transmitter for Biomedical Implants

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):292 - 296
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A near-threshold amplitude shift keying (NT-ASK) transmitter for biomedical implants is presented in this paper. The ASK transmitter supports a 100-Mb/s baseband data rate with a carrier frequency of 2.4 GHz. The design incorporates an LC voltage-controlled oscillator (VCO), ASK modulator, and a class-E power amplifier. The carrier is generated by a low phase noise LC-VCO, and then directly modula... View full abstract»

• ### Modeling and Fault Analysis of Doubly Fed Induction Generators for Gansu Wind Farm Application

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):52 - 64
Cited by:  Papers (2)
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Wind power is developing rapidly as a means of handling the world's energy shortage and associated environmental problems. The Gansu provincial wind energy resources have around 237-GW wind power potential in China. In this paper, a study on key technologies of Hexi 750-kV power transmission line protections has been carried out. The project includes some characteristics, such as large-scale wind ... View full abstract»

• ### Fast group sparse classification

Publication Year: 2009, Page(s):136 - 144
Cited by:  Papers (29)
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A recent work proposed a novel Group Sparse Classifier (GSC) that was based on the assumption that the training samples of a particular class approximately form a linear basis for any test sample belonging to that class. The Group Sparse Classifier requires solving an NP hard group-sparsity promoting optimization problem. Thus a convex relaxation of the optimization problem was proposed. The conve... View full abstract»

• ### Impact of Solar Panels on Power Quality of Distribution Networks and Transformers

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):45 - 51
Cited by:  Papers (6)
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This paper presents an investigation on the impact of solar panels (SPs) on the power quality of distribution networks and transformers. Both solar farms and residential rooftop SP are modeled with the distribution network according to Canadian Utility data. Total harmonic distortion of voltages and currents on both sides of the distribution transformer are monitored under different operation cond... View full abstract»

• ### CAR Approach for the Internet of Things

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):11 - 18
Cited by:  Papers (7)
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In this paper, we propose a novel context-aware routing (CAR) approach that uses the cloud as an extra level of data-request processing to improve the network performance in terms of data delivery. Data delivery in the Internet of Things depends heavily on numerous factors, such as the amount of data, end-to-end in-network delay, and setup time. The CAR approach is significantly improving the curr... View full abstract»

• ### A New Adaptive Voltage Protection Scheme for Distribution Network With Distributed Generations

Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):142 - 151
Cited by:  Papers (5)
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A new adaptive voltage protection scheme suitable for distribution networks with potential distributed generation (DG) inserts is proposed in this paper. Firstly, the intelligent electronic devices (IEDs) are utilized to store relevant line parameters, obtain real-time voltage and current data, and facilitate communication among the IEDs. On this basis, the adaptive voltage primary and backup prot... View full abstract»

• ### A new measure of software complexity based on cognitive weights

Publication Year: 2003, Page(s):69 - 74
Cited by:  Papers (34)
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One of the central problems in software engineering is the inherent complexity. Since software is the result of human creative activity, cognitive informatics plays an important role in understanding its fundamental characteristics. This paper models one of the fundamental characteristics of software, complexity, by examining the cognitive weights of basic software control structures. Based on thi... View full abstract»

• ### Low Input Resistance CMOS Current Comparator Based on the FVF for Low-Power Applications

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):127 - 131
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In this paper, a new low-voltage continuous-time current comparator is presented. The main idea is to use the flipped voltage follower as a key element for the comparator input stage. This configuration delivers a very low input resistance, which is mandatory for current-mode applications. Previous reported current comparators present a high-speed response; nevertheless, only few are suitable for ... View full abstract»

• ### Study on the Application of a Flux-Coupling-Type Superconducting Fault Current Limiter for Decreasing HVdc Commutation Failure

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):10 - 19
Cited by:  Papers (10)
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Commutation failure is a serious malfunction in high-voltage direct current (HVdc) converters and is mainly caused by ac side faults, where the change of dc current during fault conditions should be given adequate attention. Employing superconducting fault current limiters (SFCLs) for an HVdc system can suppress its dc fault current's amplitude and maintain a small rate of the dc current change, w... View full abstract»

• ### Limit Cycle Occurrence During Reactive Power Generation by Interlinking Converter in Hybrid Microgrids

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):181 - 189
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This paper is concerned with the analysis of an instability phenomenon, known as limit cycle, in hybrid microgrids (HMGs). The rapid growth of distributed energy resources and their integration into existing distribution networks has opened a new era for electricity generation and distribution markets. The appearance of microgrids, both in the form of ac and dc, is the result of this integration. ... View full abstract»

• ### Efficient In-Band Spectrum Sensing Using Swarm Intelligence for Cognitive Radio Network

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):106 - 115
Cited by:  Papers (2)
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Spectrum sensing mechanisms enable cognitive radio networks to detect primary users (Upsi) and utilize spectrum holes for secondary user (SU) transmission. However, precise PU detection leads to longer sensing time and lower achievable throughput. In this paper, we propose a particle swarm optimization (PSO)-based scheme for an in-band local spectrum sensing to address the tradeoff between sensing... View full abstract»

• ### Specific Emitter Identification Based on Nonlinear Dynamical Characteristics

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):34 - 41
Cited by:  Papers (1)
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Specific emitter identification (SEI) designates the unique transmitter of a given signal, using only external feature measurements called the RF fingerprints of the signal. SEI is often used in military and civilian spectrum-management operations. The SEI technique has also been applied to enhance the security of wireless network, such as VHF radio networks, Wi-Fi networks, cognitive radios, and ... View full abstract»

• ### Coordinated Control of SFCL and SMES for Transient Performance Improvement of Microgrid With Multiple DG Units

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):158 - 167
Cited by:  Papers (1)
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Aiming at a microgrid system with multiple distributed generation (DG) units, this paper proposes the coordinated control of a flux-coupling-type superconducting fault current limiter (SFCL) and superconducting magnetic energy storage (SMES), so as to improve its transient performance under fault conditions. On the one hand, using the SFCL and the SMES enhances the microgrid's fault ride-through c... View full abstract»

• ### Codesign of Mixer-VGA Downconverter Blocks

Publication Year: 2015, Page(s):199 - 203
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Two radio frequency integrated circuit (RFIC) downconverters are presented, each consisting of an active mixer and a variable gain amplifier (VGA). The downconverter blocks (DCBs) have identical mixing stages but different VGA topologies. The mixers use a commutating switching network and a low-noise RF transconductance stage to reduce the system noise figure (NF). VGA gain control in one DCB (DCB... View full abstract»

• ### OFDM-CPM signals for wireless communications

Publication Year: 2003, Page(s):19 - 25
Cited by:  Papers (3)
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A class of orthogonal frequency division multiplexingcontinuous phase modulation (OFDM-CPM) signals is introduced in which the binary data sequence is mapped to complex symbols using the concept of correlated phase states of a CPM signal. A multiple-symbol-observation receiver is used to decode the received sequence, and an investigation of bit error rate over typical wireless multipath channels w... View full abstract»

• ### Redesigned CMOS (4; 2) compressor for fast binary multipliers

Publication Year: 2013, Page(s):111 - 115
Cited by:  Papers (3)
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(4; 2) compressors seem to be the most popular bit-compressing cells with principal application in multi-operand addition and multiplication hardware. Therefore, performance of (4; 2) compressors is particularly influential in the efficiency of multiplication intensive computations. Realization of these cells is mainly based on XOR/XNOR gates, which are functionally equivalent to three simpler one... View full abstract»

• ### Adaptive-backstepping-based design of a nonlinear position controller for an IPMSM servo drive

Publication Year: 2007, Page(s):97 - 102
Cited by:  Papers (5)
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This paper presents the design of a novel nonlinear position controller for an interior permanent-magnet synchronous motor (IPMSM) servo drive. The motor model equations provide the basis for the proposed controller, which is designed with the adaptive backstepping technique. Various system uncertainties, particularly mechanical-parameter uncertainties, are incorporated in the design of the contro... View full abstract»

• ### A Directional FM Channel Model for Contemporary Wireless Systems

Publication Year: 2016, Page(s):311 - 321
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It is anticipated that the existing analog use of the frequency modulation (FM) band (87.5-108 MHz) will ultimately be replaced by contemporary digital systems beyond 3G. Before such a transition is realized, it is important to understand the channel characteristics of the FM band in order to perform preliminary studies before deployment of new systems. Hence, in this paper, for the FM band, we in... View full abstract»

## Aims & Scope

The role of the Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering is to provide scientific and professional activity for its members in Canada, the CJECE complements international journals and will be of particular interest to anyone involved in research and development activities in the field of electrical and computer engineering.

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## Meet Our Editors

Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Shahram Yousefi
Dept. of Electrical and Computer
Engineering
Queen's University