Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Vaahini Ganesan, Tuhin Das, Nazanin Rahnavard, Jeffrey L. Kauffman, “Vibration-based Monitoring and Diagnostics using Compressive Sensing,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, submitted, vol. 394, pp 612-630, April 2017.

  2. B. Shahrasbi and N. Rahnavard, “Model-Based Nonuniform Compressive Sampling and Recovery of Natural Images Utilizing a Wavelet-Domain Universal Hidden Markov Model,” IEEE Trans. on Signal Processing, vol. 65, no. 1, pp.95-104, Jan. 2017. [pdf]

  3. M. Nguyen, K. Teague, N. Rahnavard, “CCS: Energy-Efficient Data Collection in Clustered Wireless Sensor Networks Utilizing Block-wise Compressive Sensing,” Elsevier Computer Networks, vol. 106, pp 171-185, Sept. 2016. [pdf]

  4. B. Shahrasbi, N. Rahnavard, and Azadeh Vosoughi, “Cluster-CMSS: A cluster-based coordinated spectrum sensing in geographically dispersed mobile cognitive radio networks,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. PP, no. 99, 2016. [pdf]

  5. Nahal Maleki, Azadeh Vosoughi, and N. Rahnavard, “Distributed Binary Detection over Fading Channels: Cooperative and Parallel Fusion Architectures,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 65, No. 9, Sept. 2016.

  6. M. Joneidi, P. Ahmadi, M. Sadeghi and N. Rahnavard, "Union of low-rank subspaces detector," IET Signal Processing,, Vol. 10, pp. 55-62, Feb 2016.

  7. Ali Talari, Nazanin Rahnavard, “CStorage: Decentralized compressive data storage in wireless sensor networks,” Elsevier Ad hoc Networks, vol. 37, Part 2, pp 475-485, Feb. 2016.[pdf]

  8. Jonghyun Baik, Youngkil Suh, Nazanin Rahnavard, and Jun Heo, “Generalized Unequal Error Protection Rateless Codes for Distributed Wireless Relay Networks,” IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol.63, no.12, pp.4639-4650, Dec. 2015. [pdf]

  9. Sheng Wang, Nazanin Rahnavard, “A Framework for Compressive Sampling of Asymmetric Signals using Normal and Skew-Normal Mixture Prior,” IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol.63, no.12, pp.5062-5072, Dec. 2015.[pdf]

  10. Youngkil Suh, Jonghyun Baik, Nazanin Rahnavard, Jun Heo, “Fountain Code Design for Broadcasting Systems with Intermediate-State Users,” IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol.63, no. 9, pp.3057-3068, Sept. 2015. [pdf]

  11. Yeqing Wu, Fei Hu, S. Kumar, Yingying Zhu, A. Talari, N. Rahnavard, and J. D. Matyjas, "A Learning-Based QoE-Driven Spectrum Handoff Scheme for Multimedia Transmissions over Cognitive Radio Networks," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications,,vol.32, no.11, pp.2134-2148, November 2014.

  12. A. Talari, S. Kumar, N. Rahnavard, S.Paluri,and J. Matyjas, "Optimized Cross-layer Forward error correction coding for H.264 AVC video transmission over wireless channels," EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking,no. 1 (2013), pp.1-13, 2013. [pdf]

  13. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, “On the Intermediate Symbol Recovery Rate of Rateless Codes,” IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol. 60, pp. 1237-1242, May 2012. [pdf]

  14. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, “Distributed Unequal Error Protection Rateless Codes over Erasure Channels: A Two-Source Scenario,” IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol. 60, No. 8, pp. 2084-2090, Aug. 2012.

  15. B. N. Vellambi, N. Rahnavard, and F. Fekri, "FTS: A Distributed Energy-Efficient Scheme for Broadcasting Via Fountain Codes in Multihop Wireless Networks, " IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol. 58, No. 12, pp. 3561-3572, Dec. 2010.

  16. N. Rahnavard, B. N. Vellambi, and F. Fekri, "CRBcast: A Reliable and Energy-Efficient Broadcast Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks Using Rateless Codes," IEEE Trans. on Wireless Communications, vol. 7, no. 12, pp. 5390-5400, Dec. 2008. [pdf]

  17. N. Rahnavard, B. N. Vellambi, and F. Fekri, "Rateless codes with unequal error protection property," IEEE Trans. on Information Theory,  vol. 53, no. 4., pp. 1521-1532, April 2007. [pdf]

  18. N. Rahnavard, H. Pishro-Nik, and F. Fekri, "Unequal Error Protection Using Partially-Regular LDPC Codes," IEEE Trans. on Communications, vol. 55no. 3, pp. 387-391, March 2007. [pdf]

  19. N. Rahnavard and F. Fekri, "New results on unequal error protection using LDPC codes," IEEE Communications Letters, vol.10, no. 1, pp. 43- 45, Jan. 2006.

  20. H. Pishro-Nik, N. Rahnavard, and F. Fekri, "Nonuniform Error Correction Using Low-Density Parity-Check Codes," IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 51, pp 2702-2714, July 2005.

  21. H. Pishro-Nik, N. Rahnavard, J. Ha, F. Fekri, and A. Adibi, "Low-Density Parity-Check Codes for volume holographic memory systems," Applied Optics-IP, vol. 42, Issue 5, pp 861-870, Feb. 2003

Refereed Conference Papers 

 

  1. A. Zaeemzadeh, M. Joneidi, and N. Rahnavard, "Adaptive Non-uniform Compressive Sampling for Time-varying Signals," Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), 51th Annual Conference on, March 2017. [pdf]

  2. A. Zaeemzadeh, M. Joneidi, B. Shahrasbi and N. Rahnavard, "Missing spectrum-data recovery in cognitive radio networks using piecewise constant Nonnegative Matrix Factorization," Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), Tampa, FL, Oct. 2015.

  3. B. Millikan, A. Duttay, N. Rahnavard, Q. Suny and H. Foroosh, "Initialized Iterative Reweighted Least Squares for Automatic Target Recognition," Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), Tampa, FL, Oct. 2015.

  4. Joneidi, M.; Zaeemzadeh, A.; Rahnavard, N.; Khalilsarai, M.B., "Matrix coherency graph: A tool for improving sparse coding performance" Sampling Theory and Applications (SampTA), 2015 International Conference on, May 2015

  5. Joneidi, M.; Zaeemzadeh, A.; Rezaeifar, S.; Abavisani, M.; Rahnavard, N., "LFM signal detection and estimation based on sparse representation" Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), 2015 49th Annual Conference on, March 2015

  6. Minh Tuan Nguyen, K. A. Teague, and N. Rahnavard, "Inter-cluster Multi-hop Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks Employing Compressive Sensing," Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), Baltimore, MD, Oct. 2014.

  7. A. T. Boloorchi, M. H. Samadzadeh, and N. Rahnavard, "A New Parallelism-Capable Clustering Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks," 2014 14th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid), Chicago, IL, May 2014.

  8. B. Shahrasbi and N. Rahnavard, “'A Clustering-based Coordinated Spectrum Sensing in Wideband Large-scale Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE Globecom Conference, Atlanta, GA, Dec. 2013.

  9. S. Wang and N. Rahnavard, “Binary compressive sensing via sum of l-1 norm and l-∞ norm regularization,” Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), San Diego, CA, Nov. 2013.

  10. M. Nguyen and N. Rahnavard, “Cluster-based energy-efficient data collection in wireless sensor networks utilizing compressive sensing',” Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), San Diego, CA, Nov. 2013.

  11. S. Wang and N. Rahnavard, “Structural Reweighted L1 Minimization for Compressive Sampling of Videos,” IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Istanbul, Turkey, July 2013.

  12. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "LT-AF:LT codes with Alternating Feedback," IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2013.

  13. U. Nakarami and N. Rahnavard, “BCS: Compressive Sensing for Binary Sparse Signals,” Military Communications Conference 2012 (MILCOM 2012), Orlando, FL, November 2012.

  14. N. Rahnavard, A. Talari , and B. Shahrasbi, "Nonuniform Compressive Sensing," 49th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, IL, September 2011 (Invited).

  15. S. Wang, N. Rahnavard, “Eigen Value Based Cooperating Spectrum Sensing with Finite Samples/Sensors,” in Proc. of 46th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS’12), Princeton, NJ, March 2012.

  16. B. Shahrasbi, N. Rahnavard, “DS+CS: Joint Direct Sampling and Compressive Sensing for Signals with Non-uniform Sparsity,” in Proc. of 46th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS’12), Princeton, NJ, March 2012.

  17. B. Mekisso, A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "Unequal Compressive Imaging," Military Communications Conference 2011 (MILCOM 2011) , Baltimore, MD, November 2011.

  18. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "GBCS: a Two-Step Compressive Sensing Reconstruction Based on Group Testing and Basis Pursuit," Military Communications Conference 2011 (MILCOM 2011).

  19. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "CStorage: Distributed Data Storage in Wireless Sensor Networks Employing Compressive Sensing, " IEEE GLOBECOM Conference , Houston, TX, December 2011.

  20. B. Shahrasbi and N. Rahnavard, "Rateless coding based cooperative cognitive radio networks: design and analysis, " 8th Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON '11), Salt Lake city, UT, June 2011.

  21. B. Shahrasbi and N. Rahnavard, "Cooperative-Parallel Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks using Bipartite Matching ," Military Communications Conference 2011 (MILCOM 2011).

  22. A. Wani and N. Rahnavard, "Compressive Sampling for Energy Efficient and Loss Resilient Camera Sensor Networks, " 2011 Military Communications Conference (MILCOM '11) ,Baltimore, MD, November 2011.

  23. U. Nakarmi and N. Rahnavard, "Joint Wideband Spectrum Sensing in Frequency Overlapping Cognitive Radio Networks Using Distributive Compressive Sensing, " 2011 Military Communications Conference (MILCOM'11) , Baltimore, MD, November 2011.

  24. U. Nakarmi and N. Rahnavard, "A New Approach to Spectrum Management in Cognitive Radio Networks, " International Conference on Smart Technologies for Materials, Communication, Controls, Computing and Energy (ICST-2011), Chennai, India, January 2011.

  25. B. Shahrasbi, A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "TC-CSBP: Compressive Sensing for Time-Correlated Data Based on Belief Propagation," 2011 Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS'11), Baltimore, MD, March 2011. 

  26. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "Enhanced Intermediate Data Delivery in Delay Tolerant Networks," 2010 Military Communications Conference (MILCOM'10), San Jose, CA, October 2010. 

  27. A. Talari, B. Shahrasbi, and N. Rahnavard, "Efficient Symbol Sorting for High Intermediate Recovery Rate of LT Codes," 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT'10), Austin, TX, June 2010.

  28. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "Distributed Rateless Codes with UEP Property," 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT'10), Austin, TX, June 2010.

  29. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "'Unequal Error Protection Rateless Coding for Efficient MPEG Video Transmission," 2009 Military Communications Conference (MILCOM'09), Boston, October 2009. 

  30. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "'Rateless Codes with Optimum Intermediate Performance," IEEE GLOBECOM 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii, Nov.-Dec 2009. 

  31. A. Talari and N. Rahnavard, "A low-latency and error-resilient video-on-demand broadcasting protocol using UEP-rateless codes," 46th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Sept. 2008. 

  32. N. Rahnavard, B. N. Vellambi, and F. Fekri, "Distributed protocols for finding low-cost broadcast and multicast trees in wireless networks," Fifth IEEE Communication Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON 2008), San Francisco, CA, June 2008.

  33. N. Rahnavard, B. N. Vellambi, and F. Fekri, "FTS: A fractional transmission scheme for efficient broadcasting via rateless coding in multihop wireless networks," 2007 Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), Orlando, FL, October 2007.

  34. N. Rahnavard, B. N. Vellambi, and F. Fekri, "Efficient broadcasting via rateless coding in multihop wireless networks with local information," ACM International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference 2007Honolulu, HI, Aug. 2007. 

  35. B. N. Vellambi, N. Rahnavard, and F. Fekri, "The Efficient of Finite Memory on Throughput of Wireline Packet Networks," IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW) 2007, Lake Tahoe, CA, Sept. 2007, pp. 60-65.

  36. N. Rahnavard and F. Fekri, "CRBcast: A collaborative rateless scheme for reliable and energy-efficient broadcasting in wireless sensor networks," in Proc. of ACM/IEEE 5th International conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'06), Nashville, TN, April 2006, pp. 276-283.

  37. B. N. Vellambi, N. Rahnavard, and F. Fekri, "Analysis of Probabilistic Broadcasting in Grid Wireless Sensor Networks," 2007 Hawaii and SITA Joint Conference on Information Theory, Manoa, HI, May 2007.

  38. M. Sartipi, B. N. Vellambi, N. Rahnavard, and F. Fekri, "DSCM: An energy-efficient and rate-optimal multicast protocol for ad hoc wireless networks using distributed source coding," IEEE INFOCOM 2008, Phoenix, AZ, April 2008.

  39. N. Rahnavard and F. Fekri, "Generalization of rateless codes for unequal error protection and recovery time: asymptotic analysis," in Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT'06), Seattle, WA, July 2006, pp. 526-527.

  40. N. Rahnavard and F. Fekri, "Finite-length unequal error protection rateless codes: design and analysis," in Proc. of IEEE  GLOBECOM 2005, St. Louis, MO, Nov-Dec.2005.

  41. N. Rahnavard and F. Fekri, "Unequal error protection using low-density parity-check codes," in Proc. of IEEE  International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT'04), Chicago, IL, June/July 2004, p. 449.

  42. N. Rahnavard and F. Fekri, "Bounds on maximum-likelihood decoding of finite-length rateless codes," in Proc. of the 39th annual Conference on Information Science and Systems (CISS'05), Baltimore, MD, March 2005.

  43. H. Pishro-Nik, N. Rahnavard, and F. Fekri, "Results on nonuniform error correction using low-density parity-check codes," in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM 2003, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2003, pp. 2041-2045.

  44. H. Pishro-Nik, N. Rahnavard, and F. Fekri, "Non-uniform error protection using low-density parity-check codes," in Proc. of the 40th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Oct. 2002.

  45. H.Golnabi, N. Rahnavard, and R. Abdolvand, "Design and construction of a simple controller for auto synchronized scanning systems," in Proc. of FAIM'98 (Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing)  Conference, Portland, OR, July 1998.

  46. H. Movahedian, N. Rahnavard, R. Abdolvand, and N. Mesgarani, "Design and implementation of a digital line isolation monitor system," in Proc. of the 8th Iranian International Electrical Engineering Conference, May 2000.


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