Prof Hossein Sarrafzadeh

Adjunct Professor, Director High Technology Transdisciplinary Research Network
High Tech Research
Location: Building 183, Room 3011
Email Prof Hossein Sarrafzadeh

Supervised thesis projects

Chishti, Shafquat Ali (2016). Analysing and identifying website personality by extending existing libraries
Zhao, Jane (2016). Computer monitoring trends in recreational fishing effort
Narayan, Shaneel (2014). Improving network performance : an evaluation of TCP/UDP on networks
Song, Lei (2014). Spatio-temporal incremental data modelling for multidimensional environmental analysis
Yu, Gu (2012). Evaluating the effectiveness and sensitivity of forex trading robots
Wei, Lian (2012). Success factors for transactional eCommerce websites: An investigation focusing on technical and business contexts
Wei, Ning (2011). An e-learning 2.0 model

Publications

Pang, S., Zhao, J., Hartill, B., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2017). Modelling land water composition scene for maritime traffic surveillance In press. International Journal of Applied Pattern Recognition (Vol. 3(4)).

Farahmand, A., Sarrafzadeh, A., & Shanbehzadeh, J. (2017). Noise Removal and Binarization of Scanned Document Images Using Clustering of Features. IMECS, International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (IMECS2017).

Shamsipour, G., Shanbehzadeh, J., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2017). Human action recognition by conceptual features. S. I. Ao., O. Castillo., C. Douglas., D. D. Feng & A. M. Korsunsky, International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2017 (IMECS2017) (Vol. 1).

Rezaei, S.B., Shanbehzadeh, J., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2017). Adaptive document image skew estimation. -, International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2017 (IMECS2017) (Vol. 33).

Zhu, J., Ikeda, K., Pang, S., Zhang, R., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). A Brief Review of Spin-Glass Applications in Unsupervised and Semi-supervised Learning. A. Hirose et al, Proceedings, Part I, Volume 9947 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 23rd International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP).

Zhao, J., Pang, S., Hartill, B., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). Object Trajectory Association Rules for Tracking Trailer Boat in Low-frame-rate Videos. L. Cheng et al, Volume 9719 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 13th International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN).

Zhao, J., Pang, S., Hartill, B., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). A Combo Object Model for Maritime Boat Ramps Traffic Monitoring. A. Hirose et al, Part I of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 23rd International Conference on Neural Information Processing.

Mohaghegh, M., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). Parallel Text Identification Using Lexical and Corpus Features for the English-Maori Language Pair. -, 15th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (IEEE ICMLA) (Vol. 915).

Deylami, H., Muniyandi, R. C., Ardekani, I., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). Taxonomy of Malware Detection Techniques: A Systematic Literature Review. IEEE, 14th Privacy, Security and Trust Conference.

Tirumala, S., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). A survey on Internet usage and cybersecurity awareness in students. Sarrafzadeh, A. 14th Privacy, Security and Trust Conference.

Lavrov, D., Blanchet, V., Pang, S., He, M., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). COR-Honeypot: Copy-On-Risk, Virtual Machine as Honeypot in the Cloud. I. Foster & N. Radia, IEEE 2016 International Conference on Cloud Computing (Vol 912).

Zhu, L., Ban, T., Ikeda, K., Pang, P., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). Distributed Incremental wLPSVM Learning. -, IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI) (Vol. xx).

He, M., Pang, S., Lavrov, D., Lu, D., Zhang, Y., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2016). Reverse Replication of Virtual Machines (rRVM) for Low Latency and High Availability Services. C. Jiang., O. Rana., N. Antonopoulous, Proceedings of the 9th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing.

Pang, S., Komosny, D., Zhu, L., Zhang, R., Sarrafzadeh, A., Ban, T., & Inoue, D. (2016). Malicious Events Grouping via Behaviour Based Darknet Traffic Flow Analysis. Wireless Personal Communications Journal, Special issue on advances and challenges in convergent communication networks (Vol. 11).

Zhu, L., Pang, S., Sarrafzadeh, A., Ban, T., & Inoue, D. (2016). Incremental and Decremental Max-flow for Online Semi-supervised Learning. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (Vol. 28).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3582

Mehrjoo, S., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Mehrjoo, M. (2015). Swarm Intelligent Compressive Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks. Computational Intelligence, An International Journal (Vol. 31).

Mohammadi, G., Shanbehzadeh, J., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). A Fast and Adaptive Video-Based Method for Eye Blink Rate Estimation. International Journal of Advanced Computer Research (Vol. 5 (19)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3409

Pang, S., Peng, Y., Ban, T., Inoue, D., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). A Federated Network Online Network Traffics Analysis Engine for Cybersecurity. XX, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN).

Zhao, J., Pang, S., Hartill, B., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). Adaptive Background Modeling for Land and Water Composition Scenes. XX, 18th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing.

Ali, S., Tirumalay, S., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). Ensemble based Learning for Decision Making: Current Status and Future Prospects. IEEE, 13th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics (IEEE ICMLC 2015).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3364

Zhang, R., Zhu, L., Li, X., Pang, S., Sarrafzadeh, A., & Komosny, D. (2015). Behavior Based Darknet Traffic Decomposition for Malicious Events Identification. Sabri Arik, Tingwen Huang, Weng Kin Lai, Qingshan Liu, Istanbul, Turkey (Vol. Proceedings, Part III).

Chishti, S., Li, X., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). Identify Website Personality by Using Unsupervised Learning Based on Quantitative Website Elements. In S. Arik, T. Huang, W.K. Lai, Q. Liu, Istanbul, Turkey (Vol. Volume 9489 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Part I). 10.1007/978-3-319-26532-2_57).

Ko, R., Russello, G., Nelson, R., Pang, S., Cheang, A., Dobbie, G., Sarrafzadeh, A., Chaisiri, S., Rizwan, M., & Holmes, G. (2015). STRATUS: Towards Returning Data Control to Cloud Users. Wang, G., Zomaya, A., Perez, G. M & Li, K. (Eds.), ICA3PP International Workshops and Symposiums (Vol. 9532).

Shakerdonyavi, M., Shanbehzadeh, J., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). Large-Scale Image Retrieval Using Local Binary Patterns and Iterative Quantization. -, International Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA).

Sathu, H., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). Wireless LAN Security Status Changes in Auckland CBD: A Case Study. Krishnan, N., & Karhikeyan, M. IEEE International conference on computational Intelligence and Computing Research.

Tirumala, S., Sathu, H., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2015). Free and Open Source Intrusion Detection Systems: A Study. IEEE, 4th International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics (ICMLC) (Vol. 1).

Li, X., Lian, W., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2014). An Investigation of Factors and Measurements for Successful e-Commerce Websites. WEBIST 2014 - International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies, Barcellona, Spain (Vol. 2).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2968

Mohaghegh, M., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Mohammadi, M. (2014). Ensemble Statistical and Heuristic Models for Unsupervised Word Alignment. The 13th International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA'14), Detroit, MI USA.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2969

Fourie, L., Sarrafzadeh, A., Pang, S., Kingston, T., Hettema, H., and Watters, P. (2014). The Global Cyber Security Work-Force - An Ongoing Human Capital Crisis. 16th Annual International Conference on Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence, Baku, Azerbaijan.

Sarrazfadeh , A., Fourie, T., Kingston , T., Alexander, S.T.V., Overmyer, S., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2014). Eve: An Affect Sensitive Pedagogical Agent. 16th Annual International Conference on Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence, Baku, Azerbaijan.

Sarrazfadeh , A., Fourie, L., and Overmyer, L. (2014). Improved Learning Through Peer Tutoring in a Declarative Programming Course. 16th Annual International Conference on Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence, Baku, Azerbaijan.

Song, L., Pang, S., Longley, I., Olivares, G., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2014). Spatio-temporal PM 2.5 prediction by spatial data aided incremental support vector regression. IJCNN, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN).

Ali, S., Tirumalay, S., & Sarrafzadeh, A. (2014). SVM Aggregation Modelling for Spatio-temporal Air Pollution Analysis. IEEE, IEEE 17th International Multi Topic Conference (INMIC 2014) Conference (Vol. Print ISBN: 978-1-4799-5754-5).

Pang, S., An, J., Zhao, J., Li, X., Ban, T., Inoue, D., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2014). Smart Task Orderings for Active Online Multitask Learning. . Proceedings of SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, Philadelphia, Pennysylvania, USA.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2970

Jayawardena, C., Kuo, I., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2014). An Alternative Approach for Developing Socially Assistive Robots. IEEE/RAS-EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics (BioRob 2014), August 12-15, 2014 Sao Paulo, Brazil.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2967

Farahmand, A., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2013). Document image noises and removal methods. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, Hong Kong (Vol. 1).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2730

Nazari, M., Shanbehzadeh, J., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2013). Fuzzy C-means based on automated variable feature weighting. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, 2013, Hong Kong (Vol. Vol I).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2731

Sarrafzadeh, A., Rezazadeh, F., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2013). Brightness preserving fuzzy dynamic histogram equalization. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, 2013, Hong Kong (Vol. (I)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2729

Jayawardena, C., Baghaei, N., Ganeshan, K., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2013). Designing a socially assistive companion robotic wheel chair: RoboChair. IEEE International Conference on cybernetics and Intelligent System & Robotics, Automation and Mechatronics, Philippines.

Ban, T., Zhang, R., Pang, S., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Inoue, D. (2013). Referential kNN Regression for Financial Time Series Forecasting. 20th International Conference, ICONIP 2013, Daegu, Korea, November 3-7, 2013. Lecture Notes in Computer Science.

Sarrafzadeh, A. (2013). Intelligent and Affective Tutoring Systems - emerging trends and future possibilities Keynote speech. The 3rd International eConference on Computer and Knowledge Engineering (ICCKE), Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran, November, 2013.

Mohaghegh, M., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2013). A Three-Layer Architecture for Automatic Post Editing System Using Rule-Based Paradigm. Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on South and Southeast Asian Natural Language Processing (WSSANLP).

Sarrafzadeh, A. (2013). Emerging and future medical applications of computational intelligence Keynote speech. International Congress of Electronic Learning in Medical Sciences, Shiraz.

Pang, S., Zhu, L., Chen, G., Sarrafzadeh, A., Ban, T., and Inoue, D. (2013). Dynamic class imbalance learning for incremental LPSVM. Neural Networks (Vol. 44).

Peng, Y., Pang, S., Chen, G., Sarrafzadeh, A., Ban, T., and Inoue, D. (2013). Chunk incremental IDR/QR LDA learning. International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), August 4-9.

Sarrafzadeh, A. (2013). Intelligent and Affective Tutoring Systems - emerging trends and future possibilities Keynote speech. The 3rd International eConference on Computer and Knowledge Engineering (ICCKE 2013), Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2806

Rezaei, S., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2013). Skew detection of scanned document images. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, Hong Kong (Vol. (I)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2732

Fazeli, F., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2013). An overview of different binary methods for documents based on their features. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, Hong Kong (Vol. 1).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2728

Chen, G., Pang, S., Sarrafzadeh, A., Ban, T., and Inoue, D. (2012). SDE-Driven Service Provision Control. The 19th International Conference on Neural Information Processing. Doha, Qatar. 12-15 November.

Chen, G., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Pang, S. (2012). Service Provision Control in Federated Service Providing Systems. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON PARALLEL AND DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS, IEEE Journal.

SadeghianNejad, H., Shanbehzadeh, J., and Sarafzadeh, A. (2012). Translation and Rotation Invariant Content-basedImage Retrieval System. IAENG International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Hong Kong.

Sarrafzadeh, A., and Mohaghegh, M. (2012). A Hierarchical Phrase-Based Model for English-Persian Statistical Machine Translation. 8th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology 2012, 18-20 March 2012, Al-Ain, UAE.

SadeghianNejad, H., Shanbehzadeh, J., and Sarafzadeh, A. (2012). Image Retrieval and Feature Vector Size Reduction. The IAENG International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Hong Kong, 14-16 March, 2012.

Zhu, L., Pang, S., Chen, G., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2012). Class Imbalance Robust Incremental LPSVM for Data Streams Learning. IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, WCCI 2012.

sarrafzadeh, A., Atabay, H., Pedram, M., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2012). ReliefF Based Feature Selection In Content-Based Image Retrieval. The International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, Hong Kong, 14-16 March, 2012.

Mohammadi, G., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Shanbehzadeh (2012). Real-Time Video-Based Eye Blink Detection. Proceedings of The International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists.

Mohaghegh, M., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Mohammadi, M. (2012). GRAFIX: Automated Rule-Based Post Editing System to Improve English-Persian SMT Output. 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING), Mumbai, December 2012.

Torkestani, M., Davis, R., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). Dr. Eve : Using Life-Like Agents in Health Care Service. 20th Annual Frontiers in Service Conference, Columbus, Ohio, USA.

Davis , R., Torkestani, M., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). Dr Eve Using Life-Like agents in healthcare service exploring the effect on service culture. Auckland Seminar and Workshop on Service-Dominant Logic, Auckland University.

Sarrafzadeh, A., Shanbehzadeh, J., and Overmyer, S. (2011). E-learning with Affective Tutoring Systems. Intelligent Tutoring Systems in E-learning Environments: Design, Implementation and Evaluation, ISBN 978-1-61692-008-1 (hardcover) -- ISBN 978-1-61692-009-8 (ebook).

Shanbehzadeh , J., Mehrani , M., Sarrafzadeh , A., and Razaghi , Z. (2011). An Energy Efficient Coverage Method for Clustered Wireless Sensor Networks. Global Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Online ISSN: 0975-4172 & Print ISSN: 0975-4350 (Vol. 11(1)).

Mehrani, M., Shanbehzadeh, J., Sarrafzadeh, A., Mirabedini, J., and Manford, C. (2011). FEED: Fault Tolerant, Energy Efficient, Distributed Clustering for WSN. Global Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Online ISSN: 0975-4172 & Print ISSN: 0975-4350 (Vol. 11(2)).

Farahanirad, H., Shanbehzadeh, J., Pedram, M., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). A Hybrid Edge Detection Algorithm for Saltand- Pepper Noise. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (Vol. Volume 1).

Shanbehzadeh, J., Mehrjoo, S., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). An Intelligent Energy Efficient Clustering in Wireless Sensor Networks. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (Vol. Volume 1).

Mohaghegh, M., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). An Overview of the Challenges and Progress in PeEn-SMT: First Large Scale Persian-English SMT System. Seventh International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology, Abu Dhabi,UAE.

Mohaghegh, M., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Manford, C. (2011). Cross-layer Optimisation for Quality of Service Support in Wireless Sensor Networks. International Conference on Computer and Communication Devices ICCCD, Bali Island, Indonesia.

Mohaghegh, M., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). Multilingual Information Service System for Tourists. NZBio Conference, Auckland, New Zealand.

Chen, G., Baghaei, N., Sarrafzadeh, A., Manford, C., Marshall, C., and Court, G. (2011). Designing Games to Educate Diabetic Children. OZCHI, Canberra, Australia.

Torkestani , S., Davis, R., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). Looking into the Future of Health-Care Services: Can Life-Like Agents Change the Future of Health-Care Services?.:. GCSE 2011, 28-30 December 2011, Dubai, UAE. ISSN: 18777058.

Sarrafzadeh, A. (2011). Advanced technologies in medical education. Congress of Information Technology in Health, Sari.

Fassihi, N., Shanbehzadeh, J., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Ghasemi, E. (2011). Melanoma Diagnosis by the Use of Wavelet Analysis based on Morphological Operators. Proceedings of the International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists. (Vol. 1).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3051

Aghajari, G., Shanbehzadeh, J., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2010). A Text Localization Algorithm in Color Image via New Projection Profile. Proceedings of International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (Vol. Vol. 2).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2293

Hasannejad, M., Mehrani, M., Shanbehzadeh, J., Sarrafzadeh, A., Bidokh, E., and Manford, C. (2010). A New Method in Coverage for Wireless Sensor Networks. Sixth Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications, ISBN: 978-0-7695-4021-4, IEEE indexed.

Mehrani , M., Shanbehzadeh, J., Sarrafzadeh, A., Mirabedini, J., and Manford, C. (2010). FEED: Fault Tolerant, Energy Efficient, Distributed Clustering for WSN. 12th International Conference on Advanced Communication Technology (IEEE), ISBN 978-89-5519-146-2.

Chu, M., Shergill, G., Fourie, L., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2010). Facial Expressions and Customer Types: An Empirical Analysis. Global Business and Technology Association Twelfth Annual International Conference, ISBN: 1-932917-06-3.

Mohaghegh, M., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Moir, T. (2010). Improved Language Modeling for English-Persian Statistical Machine Translation. The 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2010), Fourth Workshop on Syntax and Structure in Statistical Translation,.

Sarrafzadeh, A., and Mohaghegh, M. (2010). Performance Evaluation of various Training Data in English-Persian Statistical Machine Translation. Tenth International Conference on Statistical Analysis of Textual Data.

Shanbehzadeh, J., Mehrani, M., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Razaghi, Z. (2010). An Energy Efficient Coverage Method for Clustered Wireless Sensor Networks. Proceedings of International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, ISBN: 978-988-18210-4-1 (Vol. Vol. 2).

Chen, G., Sarrafzadeh, A., Low, C., and Zhang, L. (2010). A self-organization mechanism based on cross-entropy method for P2P-like applications. ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (Vol. 5 (4)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2296

Dadgostar, F., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Messom, C. (2009). Hand and Face Tracking for Gesture Recognition. Australian Journal of Intelligent Information Processing Systems.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2297

Dadgostar, F., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Messom, C. (2009). Affective Mathematics Learning and Real-time Gesture Recognition. Journal of Memetic Computing (Springer).

Sarrafzadeh, A., Shanbehzadeh, J., Dadgostar, F., Fan, C., and Alexander, S. (2009). Assisting the Autistic with Real-time Facial Expression Recognition. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IEEE), UAE.

Akmeliawati, R., Dadgostar, F., Demidenko, S., Gamage, N., Kuang, Y., Messom, C., Ooi, M., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Sen Gupta, G. (2009). Towards Real-Time Sign Language Analysis via Markerless Gesture Tracking. I2MTC 2009: IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference Proceedings.

Mohaghegh, M., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2009). An analysis of the effect of training data variation in English-Persian Statistical Machine Translation. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Innovations in Information TechnologyInnovations' 09: 6th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology.

Katuk, N., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Dadgostar, F. (2009). Effective Ways of Encouraging Teachers to Design and Use ITS: Feature Analysis of Intelligent Tutoring Systems Authoring Tools. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Innovations in Information TechnologyInnovations' 09: 6th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IEEE).

Sarrafzadeh, A., Alexander, S., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2009). Affective Tutoring System for Better Learning. International Journal of Mobile and Blended Learning1941-8647 (Vol. 1 1).

Sarrafzadeh, A., Shanbehzadeh, J., Dadgostar, F., Fan, C., and Alexander, S. (2009). Assisting the Autistic with Real-time Facial Expression Recognition. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Innovations in Information TechnologyInnovations' 09: 6th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IEEE).

Alexander, S., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Hill, S. (2008). Foundation of an Affective Tutoring System: Learning How Human Tutors Adapt to Student Emotion. International Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (Vol. 4 (4)).
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2292

Marashi, N., Shanbehzadeh, J., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2008). A Fast and Efficient Skew Estimation of Cheque Images Using Physical Structure of Image and Projection Profile. 15th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice.

Dadgostar, F., Sarrafzadeh, A., and Messom, C. (2008). A Multi-layered Approach to Hand and Face Tracking and Gesture Recognition. 15th International Conference on Neural Information Processing.

Sarrafzadeh, A., Alexander, S., Dadgostar, F., Fan, C., and Bigdeli, A. (2008). How do you know that I don't understand?" A look at the future of intelligent tutoring systems. Elsevier Journal - Computers in Human Behavior (Vol. Vol. 24 Issue 4).

Shergil, G., Sarrafzadeh, A., Diegel, O., and Shekar, A. (2008). Computerized Sales Assistants: The Application of Computer Technology to Measure Consumer Interest - A Conceptual Framework. International Journal of Electronic Commerce Research (Vol. Vol. 9 Issue 2).

Sarrafzadeh, A., Shanbehzadeh, J., Messom, C., and Johnson, M. (2007). Innovative technologies for the creative industries: Advanced human-machine interfaces for dynamic performance effects. International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IEEE), Dubai, UAE.

Messom, C., Sarrafzadeh, A., Johnson, M., and Shanbehzadeh, J. (2007). Operating System Virtualization to support E-learning with Affective Intelligent Tutoring Systems. International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IEEE), Location: Dubai, UAE.

Sarrafzadeh, A., Shanbehzadeh, J., Messom, C., Hosseini, H. G., and Johnson, M. (2007). Taking affect into account: advances in affect sensitive E-Learning. E-Learn 07, Quebec City, Canada.

Sarrafzadeh, A., and Dadgostar, F. (2007). Affect Sensitive Computer-Based Tutors: Myth or Reality. Quarterly Journal of Education (Vol. Vol. 23 Issue 1).

Shanbehzadeh, J., Gholami, M., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2007). Compressed Domain Image Retrieval Based on Modified CVQ', New Zealand 2007, pp. , Hamilton, New Zealand, December 2007. Proceedings of Image and Vision Computing.

Shanbehzadeh, J., Pezashki, H., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2007). Features Extraction from Farsi Hand Written Letters. Proceedings of Image and Vision Computing.

Alexander, S., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2006). A Functional Affective Tutoring System, Workshop on Motivational and Affective Issues in ITS. 8th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems, Taipei, Taiwan.

Dadgostar, F., and Sarrafzadeh, A. (2006). An Adaptive Real-Time Skin Detector Based on Hue Thresholding: A Comparison on Two Motion Tracking Methods. Pattern Recognition Letters (Vol. Vol. 27).

Sarrafzadeh, A., Alexander, S., Dadgostar, F., and Fan, C. (2006). See Me, Teach Me: Facial Expression and Gesture Recognition for Intelligent Tutoring Systems. International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IEEE), Dubai, UAE.

Dadgostar, F., Sarrafzadeh, A., Overmyer, S., and De Silva, L. (2006). Is the Hand really quicker than the eye? Variances of the Mean-Shift algorithm for real-time hand and face tracking. IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation, Sydney, Australia.