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T.S.Keerthiga, S.Sarika

Paper Title:

Data Hiding and Secured Data Storage with Access Control towards Multiparty Protocols

Abstract:    Secure multiparty protocols is used as third party protocols in the data hiding and security. The major problem is, there is no Security Scheme operated for Data Storage Services between Multi Party protocols.  To overcome this look-ahead approach, specifically for secure multiparty protocols to achieve distributed k-anonymity, which helps parties to decide if the utility benefit from the protocol is within an acceptable range before initiating the protocol. The look-ahead operation is highly localized and its accuracy depends on the amount of information. The system deals with Generalization approach, with a common Identification. Suppression approach, used for Hiding User Identity. In the secure random key algorithm, an Authentication Key is generated before a user change/update the data for Verification. Entire Data is encrypted to ensure Security.

  Security, Privacy, k-anonymity, Multi Party protocols.


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2.        M.Kantarclu and C.Clifton, “Privacy-Preserving Distributed Mining of association Rules on Horizontally Partitioned Data,”IEEE Trans. Knowledge and Data Eng., vol. 16, no. 9,pp. 1026-1037,Sept. 2004.

3.        R.C.-W. Wong, J. Li, A.W.-C. Fu, and K. Wang, “(α, k)-Anonymity:An Enhanced K-Anonymity Model for Privacy Preserving Data Publishing,” Proc. 12th ACM SIGKDD Int’l Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD ’06), pp. 754-759, 2006.

4.        B.-C. Chen, K. LeFevre, and R. Ramakrishnan,“Privacy Skyline:Privacy with Multidimensional Adversarial Knowledge,” Proc.33rd Int’l Conf. Very Large Data Bases (VLDB ’07), pp. 770-781, 2007.

5.        S.R. Ganta, S.P. Kasiviswanathan, and A. Smith, “CompositionAttacks and Auxiliary Information in Data Privacy,” Proc. 14thACM SIGKDD Int’l Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining(KDD ’08), pp. 265-273,, 2008.

6.        G.Ghinita,P.Karras,P.Kalnis,and N.Mamoulis,”Fast Data Anonymization with Low Information Loss”,Proc.33rd Int’l conf.Very Large Data Bases(VLDB’07),PP.758-769,2007.

7.        M.E.Nergiz,M.Atzori,andC.Clifton,”Hiding the presence of individuals in Shared Databases”,Proc.ACM SIGMOD Int’l Conf.Management of Data(SIGMOD’07),June-2007




T. Hemanth Kumar, P. Swaminathan, M. Mohanraj

Paper Title:

Modeling and Simulation of an Intelligent Power Conversion System for Photovoltaic Generation

Abstract:    This paper represents a simulation and design of two types of Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) algorithm methods is proposed. Here the PV system is composed to a boost converter which can perform with those algorithm methods. In this the algorithm methods are Perturb and Observe (P&O) and Probability of Neural Network (PNN). The probability of neural network which can be deals with the neurons and can be included the neural based Maximum Power Point Tracking. By using these different MPPT techniques we can maximize the PV array output which can be track continuously from the solar panel’s temperature and irradiation. These MPPT techniques can be explained by using the MATLAB.

   Solar Module, Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT), Perturb and Observe (P&O) and Probability of Neural Network (PNN).


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Khalilimard, Hussein

Paper Title:

How Construction Errors Affecting the Bearing Capacity of the Concrete Beams? Inelastic Deflection of Concrete I-Beams

Abstract:    Reinforced concrete I-beams are widely used in bridge construction. The span length to beam height ratio in these decks is sometimes between 15 and 30. Due to the widespread utilization of these bridges and their heavy traffic loads, special attention must be directed at recognizing the behaviors that lead to construction errors associated with these structures. Because of various construction and environmental factors, construction faults might result in concrete quality or during concrete placement which can consequently lead to inhomogeneities in beam sections. This means that concrete density and compressive strength in the beam cross section might deteriorate along the section height. Extensive research has been conducted on the non-linear and inhomogeneous behavior of concrete beams. However, few researchers have specifically addressed density and compressive strength variations along beam cross sections. The present research is aimed at estimating from elastic material parameters, the concrete I-beam inelastic deflection resulting from inhomogeneous behavior along the beam cross sectional height. The behavior of the beam under study was checked by comparing its relevant parameters with the results obtained from the OpenSees Software and the method proposed in the Concrete Code ACI318. Excellent agreement was observed in both cases. Moreover, a value of unity was proposed for parameter “n” in the relation set forth by Branson in the Concrete Code ACI318 for estimating section cracking moment in long span I-beams.

   Inelastic Deflection, Concrete Beam, Inhomogeneity, Cracked section, Construction errors.


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14.     Lin, X. and Zhang, Y. (2013) "Novel Composite Beam Element with Bond-Slip for Nonlinear Finite-Element Analyses of Steel/FRP-Reinforced Concrete Beams", J. Struct. Eng. , 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0000829 , 06013003.

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D. Usha Nandini, Ezil Sam Leni, M. MariaNimmy

Paper Title:

Mining of High Utility Itemsets from Transactional Databases

Abstract:    Efficient discovery of high utility itemsets from transactional databases crucial task in data mining. UP-Growth and UP-Growth+ algorithms are proposed for mining high utility itemsets. In this paper we also proposed a compact tree structure, called Utility pattern tree (UP-Tree) and it maintains the information of high utility itemsets. Previously we proposed FP-Growth algorithm for mining only large number of frequent itemsets, but not generate the high utility itemsets. They have the issue of producing large number of candidate itemsets and probably it degrades mining performance in terms of speed and space requirement. However, our previous study needs more space and execution time. Many algorithms are used to show the performance of UP-Growth and UP-Growth+. UP-Growth and UP-Growth+ becomes more efficient since database contain long transactions and generate fewer number of candidates than FP-Growth. The experimental results and comparison validate its effectiveness.

   Candidate pruning, Data mining, Frequent itemset, High utility itemset.


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P.Chandra Sekhar, M.V.Sai Tej, U.N.S.Vijayshri, J.Nitish Kumar

Paper Title:

Design and Implementation of Microwave Inverted ‘L’ and ‘J’ Filter

Abstract:    In this paper, a filter is proposed using micro strip, series of patch. S-parameters, return loss and VSWR are calculated for the filter. A reference filter is designed using a series of patches and is modified into an inverted L and J line filter (proposed filter). The proposed filter can be easily implemented and has excellent filter characteristics which are near to the ideal filter. There are many practical applications of this filter for example in microwave radio relay communication systems, radio astronomy, RADAR. The entire simulation is done using CST Microwave Studio.

   Filter, micro strip, return loss, S-parameters, VSWR, transmission coefficient.


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Zaki Majeed AbduAllah, Omar Talal Mahmood, Ahmed M. T. Ibraheem AL-Naib

Paper Title:

Photovoltaic Battery Charging System Based on PIC16F877A Microcontroller

Abstract:   This paper presents the design and practical implementation of a buck-type power converter for Photovoltaic (PV) system for energy storage application based on constant voltage Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) algorithm. A buck converter is used to regulate battery charging. The system is controlled by a Peripheral Interface Controller (PIC) 16F877A microcontroller from Microchip via sensing the solar panel voltage and generating the Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) signal to control duty cycle of the buck converter. This type of microcontroller was chosen because it has the necessary features for the proposed design such as built-in Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC), PWM outputs, low power consumption and low cost. Simulation and experimental results demonstrate the effectiveness and validity of the proposed system.

   Photovoltaic, MPPT, Buck Converter, PIC16F877A.


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Rathod Balasaheb S, Satish. M. Rajmane

Paper Title:

A Case Study on Design of a Flywheel for Punching Press Operation

Abstract:    A flywheel is the heavy rotating mass which is placed between the power source and the driven machine to act as a reservoir of energy. It is used to store the energy when the demand of energy of energy is less and deliver it when the demand of energy is high. The current paper is focused on the analytical design of arm type of flywheel which is used for punching press operation. Now in regard to the design of flywheel it is required to decide the mean diameter of the flywheel rim, which depends upon two factors such as availability of space and the limiting value of peripheral velocity of the fly wheel. However the current design problem is formulated for punching machine which has to be make holes of 30 holes/minute in a steel plate of 18mm thickness with space limitation that is the diameter of flywheel should not exceed 1000mm, hence it can be observed that the design of the flywheel is to be carried out (based) on the availability of space limitation and accordingly the fluctuation of energy, dimensions of the flywheel, stresses induced in the flywheel are determined. Finally after detail analysis it is observed that the induced diameter of the flywheel is less than the allowable/permissible diameter and hence it can be concluded that the design is safe from availability of space point of view.

   Flywheel, peripheral velocity, fluctuation of energy, stresses, stored energy.


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K.Suganya, S.Dhamodharan

Paper Title:

Assessment of Data Quality in Health Care Using Association Rules

Abstract:    To find the outlier and disease possibility of ten cancer diseases. In the existing system, Transactional data of three companies are taken as input. Association rules are extracted from the input data using open source data mining tool.By applying consistency rule, the outliers are identified. Outliers are manually examined to determine whether any data quality is violation has really occurred. Cost for manual examination is estimated using confusion matrix. In this system, recorded patient details is taken as input. From the input data, association rule is identified and outliers are detected. Weight is assigned to each symptoms of all considered cancer disease. When user enters the symptoms, percentage of cancer disease possibility is calculated.

   Association rule,outlier,consistency rule

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L.Lakshmanan, D.C.Tomar, Japala Saikrishna Rao

Paper Title:

Implementation of Protus2.0 by Ontology for Advanced E Learning

Abstract:    Protus2.0 E_ learning environment is used in learning process for decision making, communication and problem-solving. The semantic web used in real-time annotations of these ontology for debriefing of the students, student self study and better guidance of the learning methodologies of mentors.A ever-present methodology environment will provides an interoperable, pervasive, and flawless learning structural design to connect, fix together, and share three major scope of learning resources such as learning collaborators, learning services, and learning contents. ever-present learning is characterized for identify right learning collaborators, right learning contents and right learning services in the right place at the right time.   it promotes the achievement of practical knowledge as well as decision production, communication, and problem solving with help of  ontological Skills-based learning environments. These environments are a important to give feedback about the students from the practically conducted sessions and comments of learners actions can notify to the assessment of their quality process. And also, those learning environments are helping to the researchers for better understand the learning process. The proposed system examined study environments. Also, achieve the better student improving the knowledge as well as feedback of the understanding of learning environments; we proposed a new mechanism such as semantic based approach with the ontology is used. 

   semanticweb,ontology mapping methods, fuzzy logic, fuzzy grouping, k-means algorithms, tutorial systems.


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Richu Sam Alex, R Narciss Starbell

Paper Title:

Energy Efficient Intelligent Street Lighting System Using ZIGBEE and Sensors

Abstract:    Solar Photovoltaic panel based street lighting systems are becoming more common these days. But the limitation with these ordinary street light systems is that it lacks intelligent performance. It is very essential to automate the system so that we can conserve energy as well as to maximize the efficiency of the system. In this paper a new method is suggested so as to maximize the efficiency of the street lighting system and to conserve the energy usage by the system with the help of ZIGBEE and sensors. It uses a sensor combination to control and guarantee the desired system parameters. The information is transferred point by point using ZIGBEE transmitters and receivers and is sent to the control terminal used to check the state of the street lamps and hence we can take immediate actions if required.

Keywords:   Automation, Atmega, LED, PV, Sensors.


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4.       J. Liu, C. Feng, X. Suo, and A. Yun, “Street lamp control system based on power carrier wave,” in Proc. Int. Symp. Intell. Inf. Technol. Appl. Workshops, Dec. 21–22, 2008, pp. 184–188.

5.       Y. Chen and Z. Liu, “Distributed intelligent city street lamp monitoring and control system based on wireless communication chip nRF401,” in Proc. Int. Conf. Netw. Security, Wireless Commun. Trusted Comput., Apr. 25–26, 2009, vol. 2, pp. 278–281.

6.       W. Yongqing, H. Chuncheng, Z. Suoliang, H. Yali, and W. Hong, “Design of solar LED street lamp automatic control circuit,” in Proc. Int. Conf. Energy Environment Technol., Oct. 16–18, 2009, vol. 1, pp. 90–93.

7.       M. A. D. Costa, G. H. Costa, A. S. dos Santos, L. Schuch, and J. R. Pinheiro, “A high efficiency autonomous street lighting system based on solar energy and LEDs,” in Proc. Power Electron. Conf., Brazil, Oct. 1, 2009, pp. 265–273.




KR.Akshara, N.Srinivasan

Paper Title:

Collective Behavior Learning on Heterogeneous Affiliation in OSN

Abstract:    Millions of real world data is   generated by the social network like Facebook, twitter etc which gives us an opportunity to under or predict users behavior by means of collective learning. Many studies have been conducted already on this field. Existing algorithm uses connection or user relationship to understand their behavior but they lack the understanding of heterogeneity in their connection which reduces the effectiveness of their algorithm. In this project we proposed a mechanism to focus on these issues by  introducing the concept of edge centric clustering for classification of users based on their heterogeneity affiliation and extracting the social dimension , relevant community detection is made and the social dimension is extracted by using chi square testing model. Here in this work it also reduce the computational problem by scaling the samples applying the scheme sparse social network

   Collective Learning, Social Dimension, Community Detection


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A. Prasanth Babu, N. Srinivasan

Paper Title:

Temporal Analyzing Time Interval for Text Document in Text Excavation

Abstract:    Text excavation has been an unavoidable data excavation technique. There are different methods for text excavation, the most famous one criterion matching successful will be excavation using the effective criterions. The quality of excavation text data is the main problem text excavation due to the large number of terms, words, tables, phrases, and noise. However, the originality of excavation terms in text data may be not high because of lot of noise in text especially in the domain of text excavation. Pattern taxonomy model is a criterion-based method which adopts the technique of sequential criterion excavation and uses closed criterions as features in the representative. In Criterion taxonomy model it does not analyze the time period to the given text documents and also does not provide the rank to the given sets of documents. Existing is used to term-based approach to extracting the text. In this system we are going to propose the temporal text excavation approach which it calculates the time series and give the rank of the documents by decomposing the documents.

   Text Excavation, Terrestrial sequence, Stumble Criterion Evolution, D-Criterion.


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Kulkarni Akshata

Paper Title:

A Review on Glucagon like Peptide-1 Approach in Diabetes Melltius

Abstract:    Epidemiology of diabetes has gained great significance both in estimating the burden of the disease and also in finding out the risk factors with an ultimate goal of prevention of the disease. Type 2 diabetes is a progressive chronic disease resulting from a dynamic interaction between defects in insulin secretion and insulin action. New molecules have recently been launched and many others are under clinical investigation. Besides classical sulfonylureas and glinides, new insulin secretagogues are now available, which target the incretin gut hormone glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1). Indeed, oral incretin enhancers acting as antagonists of the enzyme DPP-4 (dipeptidylpeptidase-4), which inactivates natural GLP-1, and injectable incretin mimetics (exenatide) or analogues (liraglutide), which reproduce the actions of GLP-1 while resisting to DPP-4, represent new opportunities to stimulate insulin secretion, without increasing the risk of hypoglycaemia and weight gain. Therapies based on the incretin hormone glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) are novel treatment options for type 2 diabetes. Incretin hormones cause an increase in the amount of insulin released from beta cells in the pancreas following ingestion of food. Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) is the most well-characterized incretin hormone, which is considered to be the most important incretin released by the gut into the bloodstream in response to meal. In addition to its effects on insulin secretion after eating, primary function of GLP-1 is to enhance insulin secretion. GLP-1 also has additional effects that can help in the management of diabetes.

   Diabetes mellitus, Glucagon like peptide-1,   incretins.


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Devarshi Chaurasia

Paper Title:

Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS): A Sustainable Way of City Transport (Case Study of Bhopal BRTS)

Abstract:    Irrespective of the cities of any country around the world, at some point of time they have faced problems associated with passenger mobility and connecting the city periphery with central part, in urban areas and found few innovative solutions to overcome the problems. Urban Planners, Engineers and Urban Administrator have found Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) System as efficient, cost effective and simple as compare to other Light Rail Transit (LRT) and Metro Rail solution to provide ‘life line’ to city. Many cities around the world operating BRTS and getting positive results including so many Indian cities. By this technical paper, I am investigating the salient features and properties of BRT system with the help of various operational BRT. At last, I am presenting an observational study of Bhopal BRT system to analyze the actual condition and lacunas of BRTS.

   BRT system, Urban Transport, City, Passenger Mobility.


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Remya George, Anjaly Cherian.V, Annet Antony, Harsha Sebestian, Mishal Antony, Rosemary Babu.T

Paper Title:

An Intelligent Security System for Violence against Women in Public Places

Abstract:    This paper describes about an intelligent security system for women. Women all over the world are facing much unethical physical harassment.  This acquires a fast pace due to lack of a suitable surveillance system. Our project is a venture to resolve this problem. The systems mainly consist of a monitoring device, the output of which is processed to identify insecure environments. Upon identifying unsafe environments system will send message to near-by control room also turn on alarms placed all around the area letting help from others. This system can be positioned in public places such as railway stations, bus stands, foot paths and shopping mall, where women are commonly experiencing attacks. We really believe that this endeavor will make a difference in the life of many and dream about seeing this world with individuals walking fearlessly.

   women security, face recognition.


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A.Mathumathi, Nivya.R.Mohan, Neethu Babu, D.Padmapriya, Anoop, M.Geetha Priya

Paper Title:

Leakage Power Optimization for VLSI Circuits @90nm CMOS Process

Abstract:    In Integrated Circuits (IC), the transistor density is increased by scaling down the size of MOSFETs. Scaling down of devices sizes for improving the performance has lead to a substantial increase in the subthreshold leakage current. In this paper, a new method is proposed to reduce leakage power in standby mode of operation. This proposed method combines Input Vector Control (IVC) and Gate Replacement (GR) techniques. The proposed method is validated by applying to three different benchmark circuits at 90nm CMOS process technology using HSPICE. The final results obtained are compared with other well known leakage reduction techniques and the proposed method proves to be more effective than other existing techniques.

   leakage reduction, HSPICE, CMOS, full adder, PDP


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4.       Saibal Mukhopadhyay, Cassondra Neau, Riza Tamer Cakici, Amit Agarwal, Chris H. Kim and Kaushik Roy, “Gate Leakage Reduction for Scaled Devices Using Transistor Stacking”, IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 716-730, Aug. 2003

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6.       Lin Yuan and Gang Qu, “A Combined Gate Replacement and Input Vector Control Approach for Leakage Current Reduction”, IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 173-182, Feb. 2006

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8.       M. Geetha Priya, K. Baskaran, D. Krishnaveni & S. Srinivasan, "A New Leakage Power Reduction Technique for CMOS VLSI Circuits", Journal of Artificial Intelligence, vol.5, pp. 227-232, 2012

9.       Yu Wang, Xiaoming Chen, Wenping Wang, Yu Cao, Yuan Xie and Huazhong Yang, “Leakage Power and Circuit Aging Cooptimization by Gate Replacement Techniques”, IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 615-628, Apr. 2011




Nandini Ammanagi, Rahul Khadilkar, Akash Harwani, Disha Budhlani, Disha Dembla

Paper Title:

Comparison of the Performance of Microstrip Antenna at 2.4GHz Using Different Substrate Materials

Abstract:    This paper discusses the performance of various dielectric substrates, having dielectric constants ranging from 2 to 5. These designs are basically rectangular micro strip patch antennas for wireless communication resonating at 2.4 GHz. They are simulated using the evaluator's version of the software IE3D and their performances are compared with respect to ‘return loss v/s frequency’ and ‘vswr v/s frequency’ parameters. The comparison is made for four dielectric substrates: FR4, RO-3003, PTFE(Teflon) and Polyguide. Analysis of each is done and compiled using MATLAB to show relative performance.

   Antenna, Dielectric substrate, IE3D, Microstrip, Rectangular Patch.


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5.       A. Khan,R Nema. "Analysis of Five Different Dielectric SubstratesOn Microstrip Patch Antenna", International Journal of Computer Applications (0975 – 8887), Volume 55, No.18, October 2012.




Naser Hussein Judran, Ravi Jon

Paper Title:

A Study on Carbon Nano Tube and Bucky Balls Membrane for Water Purification

Abstract:    Carbon Nanotube are single sheets of graphite (called graphene) rolled into cylinders. The diameter of the tubes is typically of nanometer dimensions, while the lengths are typically micrometers. In this paper we are going Explore the property of Carbon Nanotube which is currently the focus of intense research. The Nanotube may consist of one up to tens and hundreds of concentric shells of carbons with adjacent shells separation of 0.34 nm; we are also going to explore the properties of carbon Nano tube through Raman Spectroscopy, and  this paper review the Bucky paper Membrane for water Filtration.

   Carbon Nanotube, Optical Properties, Bucky-paper, membrane; filtration method, Raman Spectroscopy.


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P.Rajeswari, S.Pratheeba, S.R.Karthika

Paper Title:

A Comprehensive Overview on Different Applications of Wireless Sensor Network

Abstract:    The Wireless Sensor Network is built of "nodes" – from a few to several hundreds or even thousands, where each node is connected to one (or sometimes several) sensors. Each such sensor network node has typically several parts: a radio transceiver with an internal antenna or connection to an external antenna, a micro controller, an electronic circuit for interfacing with the sensors and an energy source, usually a battery or an embedded form of energy harvesting. A sensor node might vary in size. It detects things like temperature, sound, vibrations, pressure, motion, or pollutants through autonomous sensors. They are currently being used for industries and civilian use such as industrial process monitoring and control, machine health monitoring, monitoring of the environment, health care applications, home automation, tracking and traffic control. More specific applications would be things like habitat monitoring, tracking objects, detecting fires or landslides, and monitoring traffic. Generally a WSN would be scattered in an area where its sensor nodes collect data.

   Applications of Wireless Sensor Network, Area Monitoring, Wireless Sensor Network.


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Meera Treesa Mathews, Manju E.V

Paper Title:

Extended Distributed RK- Secure Sum Protocol in Apriori Algorithm for Privacy Preserving

Abstract:   Secure sum computation is a simple example of Secure Multi party Computation. This provide privacy to data in case more than two parties are present, while finding combined results of individual data. Association rule mining algorithms like Apriori are used for mining frequent items from database. In this paper we address secure mining of frequent items from a horizontally partitioned data. It uses Apriori algorithm for mining frequent items with the help of a Extended Distributed Rk- Secure Sum Protocol for privacy preserving

   Secure sum computation, secure multi party computation, Apriori, Extended Distributed Rk- secure sum protocol, frequent items, Global support


1.       Jyotirmayee Rautaray, Raghavendra Kumar, “FP Tree Algorithm using Hybrid Secure Sum Protocol in Distributed Database”, International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Vol. 4, No. 3,march 2013, pp 1-5.
2.       Jyotirmayee Rautaray, Raghavendra Kumar, “Distributed Rk- Secure sum  Protocol for Privacy Preserving”, IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering, Vol. 9, No. 1, January – February 2013,            pp. 49 – 52

3.       Priyanka Jangde, Gajendra Singh chandel, Durgesh Kumar Mishra, “Hybrid Technique for Secure Sum Protocol”, World of Computer science and Information Technology Journal, Vol. 1, No. 5, 2011, pp 198 – 201.

4.       Ms Shweta, Dr. Kanwal Garg, “Mining Efficient Association Rules through Apriori Algorithm Using Attributes and comparative analysis of various Association Rule Algorithms”, International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering, Vol. 3, No. 6, June 2013, pp. 306 – 312.

5.       Sunita B. Aher,  Lobo L.M.R.J, “ A Comparative Study of Association Rule Algorithms for Course Recommender System in E-learning”, International Journal of Computer Applications (0975 – 8887), vol . 39, No. 1, February 2012, pp. 48 – 52.

6.       Rashid Sheikh, Beerendra Kumar, Durgesh Kumar Mishra,” Distributed k-Secure sum Protocol for secure Multi –Party Computations”, Journal of Computing, Vol. 2, No. 3, March 2010, pp. 68 – 72.

7.       Rashid Sheikh, Beerendra Kumar, Durgesh Kumar Mishra, ”Changing Neighbour k- Secure Sum Protocol for secure multi party computation”, International Journal of Computer science And Information Security, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2010, pp. 239 – 243.

8.       Rashid Sheikh, Beerendra Kumar, Durgesh Kumar Mishra,” A modified ck- Secure Sum Protocol for multi party computation”, Journal of Computing, Vol. 2, No.2, February 2010, pp. 62 – 66.

9.       Yehuda Lindell, Benny Pinkas, “Secure Multiparty Computation for Privacy-Preserving Data Mining”, The Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality, vol.1, No.1, 2009, pp. 59-98.

10.     Rashid Sheikh , Beerendra Kumar, “Privacy Preserving K- Secure Sum Protocol”, International Journal of Computer science and Information Security, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2009, pp. 184 – 188.

11.     Murat Kantarcioglu, Chris Clifton, “Privacy-Preserving Distributed Mining of Association Rules on Horizontally Partitioned Data”, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge And Data Engineering, Vol. 16, No. 9, September 2004

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Vidya.M, Reshmi.S

Paper Title:

Alleviating Energy Depletion Attacks in Wireless Sensor Networks

Abstract:    Network survivability is the capacity of a network keeping connected under loss and intrusions, which is a major concern to the design and design interpretation of wireless ad hoc sensor networks. Ad-hoc low power wireless networks are in inquisition in both discerning and ubiquitous computing. The proposed method discusses about energy draining attacks at the routing protocol layer, which drains battery power. A innovative approach for routing protocols, affect from attack even those devised to be protected which is short of protection from these attacks, which we call energy debilitating attacks, which enduringly disable networks by quickly draining nodes battery power. These energy depletion attacks are not protocol specific but are disturbing and hard to notice, and are easy to carry out using as few as one malicious insider sending only protocol compliant messages.

   Denial of service, security, routing, ad hoc networks, sensor networks, wireless networks.


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9.       Haowen Chan and Adrian Perrig, Security and privacy in sensor networks, Computer 36 (2003), no. 10.




Dushyant Kumar Shukla, Munish Vashishtha

Paper Title:

Noise Analysis of Common-Collector Amplifier using Stochastic Differential Equation

Abstract:   In this paper, we analyse the effect of noise in a common-collector amplifier working at high frequencies. Extrinsic noise is analyzed using time domain method employing techniques from stochastic calculus. Stochastic differential equations are used to obtain autocorrelation functions of the output noise voltage and other solution statistics like mean and variance. The analysis leads to important design implications  for improved noise characteristics of the common-collector amplifier.

   common-collector amplifier, noise, stochastic differential equation, mean and variance.


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Giriraj Sharma, Ashish Kumar Bansal

Paper Title:

A Practical Approach to Improve GSM Network Quality by RF Optimization

Abstract:    All GSM service provider uses KPI to monitor their QOS performance. Report generated from OMCR terminal & customer feedback are considered in further network improvement activity. RF optimization and drive test is the tool to keep continue watch on network QOS .In this paper some practical cases and solutions are adopted to improve the network QOS  during drive test & post processing. Major QOS parameter Handover, call drop, congestion, interference reasons and solutions are discussed. drive test tool Ascom TEMS 10.2.1 is used to perform drive test. if optimization done continuously it will attract more and more customers due to service satisfaction.

   GSM,RF optimization ,Drivetest, TEMS drive test tool, BSC,BTS,TRX,QOS


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Mohammad Ali Adelian

Paper Title:

Improvement of Substation Earthing

Abstract:    Designing a proper substation grounding system is quite complicated. Many parameters affect its design. In order for a grounding design to be safe, it needs to provide a way to carry the electric currents into the ground under both normal and faulted conditions. Also, it must provide assurance that a person in the vicinity would not be endangered. The grounding portion of substation design will be explored. In order to properly plan and design the grounding grid, calculations of the following will be done: maximum fault current, grid resistance, grid current, safe touch and step voltages, ground potential rise, as well as expected touch and step voltage levels. Background information and guidelines to design a substation grounding grid will be provided. A set of equations will be presented to calculate whether the design is safe, and finally, an example will be provided that can be used as a template.

   Safety, reliability Step Voltage, Touch Voltage.


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Ranjit Kumar Bindal

Paper Title:

A Review of Benefits of FACTS Devices in Power System

Abstract:    In developing countries, a pressure associated with economical and environmental constraints has forced the power utilities to meet the future demand by fully utilizing the existing resource of transmission facilities without building new lines. Flexible alternating current transmission systems (FACTS) devices are used to control the phase angle, voltage and impedance of high voltage AC lines. By using FACTS devices maximum benefits of transmission system can be managed i.e. utilization of existing transmission assets; increased transmission system availability and enabling environmental benefits. This paper presents different types of FACTS devices and their benefits for transmission in electrical power system.

   Transmission system, FACTS Devices, Benefits these devices.


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G.Gokilakrishnan, R.Rajesh, R.Sureshkumar, R.Adithya

Paper Title:

An Innovative Cost Effective Slipper for Elderly Persons

Abstract:    This invention of Safety Slippers relates to the safety measures taken on behalf of elderly persons at times of emergency. This idea deals with the integration of program with sensor, transmitter and receiver in a normal slipper to identify the status of the program installed and take the appropriate action in time of need. This idea works on the principle of application of force which is the body weight of the user on the slipper. The concept involves the sensing of the force applied by the user through the sensor placed inside the slipper. The signal thus sensed is passed on to the receiver module through the transmitting module. As long as the signal is sensed continuously, the receiver module keeps the GSM module in deactivated mode. If the signal from the transmitting module is interrupted more than the set time limit, the receiver module activates the GSM module. The GSM module is incorporated with necessary text message or call options to a list of contacts to be sent. When the GSM module activates it alerts the corresponding contacts automatically without the intervention of human regarding the emergency alert.

   safety; slippers; sensor; transmitter; receiver; GSM module


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2.       Sadeque Reza Khan, Ahmed Al Mansur, Alvir Kabir, Shahid Jaman, Nahian Chowdhury. Design and Implementation of Low Cost Home Security System using GSM Network - International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research Volume 3, Issue 3, March -2012. ISSN 2229-5518

3.       Gokilakrishnan G, Sureshkumar R, Rajesh R. Safety Slippers. Official Journal of Patent Office, Government of India, Issue No 43/ 2013: 27413: Application Number: 4569/ CHE/2013.

4.       Sathya Narayanan, Gayathri S. Design of wireless home automation and security system using PIC microcontroller. International journal of computer applications in engineering sciences - Volume iii, special issue, August 2013 - ISSN: 2231-4946







Ali Fadhil Naser

Paper Title:

Optimization of oblique Angle Design of Abutments and piers, and piers Shape of Continuous Prestressed Concrete Box Girder Bridges: Static Analysis part 1

Abstract:    Skewed bridges are normally used to cross roadways, waterways, or railways that are not perpendicular to the bridge structure at the intersection. It is required when it is often not possible to arrange that a bridge spans square to the feature that it crosses, particularly where it is important to maintain a relatively straight alignment of a roadway above or below the bridge. The pier shape has important effect on the structural performance of the bridge structure according to the location conditions. The main aims of this study are to select the optimal design of piers shape and skew angles in the prestressed box girder bridge, to study the effects of pier shape and skew angles on the static structural responses. There are 120 bridge model are used in this study. FEM of SAP2000 Ver. 14.0.2 is used in the analysis. The results of structural analysis show that the pier shape and skew angle has significant effects on the static responses of the bridge structure. For vertical displacement, the optimal models are skew angle of bridge structure is range from 36 degree to 54 degree and the solid rectangular pier (skew abutments and skew piers). The models of two square piers (skew abutments and without skew piers) and 48 skew angle is the optimal models for bending moment. For tensile stress, the model of skew angle 48 degree and the model of solid rectangular pier (skew abutments and skew piers) is the optimal model. It can be concluded that the skewed models gives good results than straight model.

   bridge, box girder, bending moment, vertical displacement.


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Ashish B Chaudhari, S. Jebarani Evangeline

Paper Title:

A Space Vector Pulse Width Modulation Technique to Reduce the Effects of Voltage Unbalances

Abstract:    A space vector pulse width  modulation (SVPWM) technique is a special technique to determine the switching sequence of the semiconductor switches of the inverter. SVPWM provides more efficient use of the dc bus voltage,in comparison with the direct sinusoidal modulation technique.In this paper,switching pulses for three phase inverter has been carried out by using differentiation of alpha voltage vector.To obtain the phase angle,three phase voltages has to be transformed into voltage vectors alpha and beta using Clark’s transformation. In this paper,voltage vector beta has been carried out by differentiating alpha voltage vector using trigonometric relation between alpha and beta vector.The interaction between two voltage vectors has been reduced,which will give better result  compare to conventional SVM method for unbalanced voltage conditions.Different unbalances has been introduced for analysis.MATLAB software has been used for simulation.

   Three phase Inverter,Space Vector Pulse Width Modulation,Clark’s transformation,derivation of alpha voltage vector,voltage unbalances.


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Amir Aliabadian

Paper Title:

A Robust Clustering Approach Based on KNN and Modified C-Means Algorithm

Abstract:    Cluster analysis is used for clustering a data set into groups of similar individuals. It is an approach towards to unsupervised learning and is one of the major techniques in pattern recognition.FCM algorithm needs the number of classes and initial values of center for each cluster. These values are determined randomly, so it may cause target function converges to several local center. so many iterative stages are needed, until FCM can reach to global center for each cluster. In this paper, we suggest robust hybrid algorithm in which, we have real unsupervised learning algorithm, no need to initial center value and the number of clusters. The First layer in this algorithm finds initial clustering center by K-nearest neighbor (K-NN) rules based on unsupervised learning approach. In the second layer, we applied FCM only one time for having optimal clustering. It is done by means of Fuzzy clustering validation criterion, unlike FCM that needs iterative process. We applied new algorithm to several set of standard databases (IRIS).results show that this algorithm is more accurate than FCM both in estimation of optimal number of clusters and correctness of devotion of data to their real clusters.

   Cluster analysis. FCM algorithm. K-nearest neighbor. target function.


1.       Kuo-Lung Wu, Miin-Shen Yang - Alternative c-means clustering algorithms - Pattern Recognition35 (2002) 2267 – 2278.
2.       Dae-Won Kima, Kwang H. Lee, Doheon Lee, - On cluster validity index for estimation of the optimalnumber of fuzzy clusters - Pattern Recognition 37 (2004) 2009 – 2025.

3.       Oleg S. Pianykh - Analytically tractable case of fuzzy c-means clustering - Pattern Recognition 39(2006) 35 – 46

4.       Luis Rueda, Yuanquan Zhang - Geometric visualization of clusters obtained from fuzzy clusteringalgorithms - Pattern Recognition 39 (2006) 1415 – 1429

5.       Carl G. Looney - Interactive clustering and merging with a new fuzzy expected value –PatternRecognition 35 (2005) 2413 – 2423

6.       WitoldPedrycz, George Vukovich - Fuzzy clustering with supervision - Pattern Recognition 37(2004) 1339 – 1349

7.       Haojun Sun , Shengrui Wang, Qingshan Jiang - FCM-Based Model Selection Algorithms forDetermining the Number of Clusters - Pattern Recognition 37 (2004) 2027 – 2037

8.       Nabil Belacel, Pierre Hansen, NenadMladenovic - FuzzyJ-Means: a new heuristic for fuzzyclustering - Pattern Recognition 35 (2002) 2193 – 2200

9.       WeilingCai, Songcan Chen, Daoqiang Zhang - Fast and robust fuzzy c-means clustering algorithmsincorporating local information for image segmentation - Pattern Recognition 40 (2007) 825 – 838

10.     Chien-Hsing Chou, Chin-Chin Lin,Ying-Ho Liu, Fu Chang – A prototype classification method andits use in a hybrid solution for multiclass pattern recognition - Pattern Recognition 39 (2006) 624 – 634

11.     N. Zahid, M. Limouri, A. Essaid - A new cluster-validity for fuzzy clustering - Pattern Recognition32 (1999) 1089}1097

12.     Mario G.C.A. Cimino, Beatrice Lazzerini, Francesco Marcelloni – A novel approach to fuzzyclustering based on a dissimilarity relation extracted from data using a TS system - Pattern Recognition39 (2006) 2077 – 2091

13.     Michel MeH nard, Christophe Demko, Pierre Loonis - The fuzzy c-means: solving the ambiguityrejection in clustering - Pattern Recognition 33 (2000) 1219}1237

14.     Malay K. Pakhira, SanghamitraBandyopadhyay, UjjwalMaulik - Validity index for crisp and fuzzy clusters - Pattern Recognition 37 (2004) 487 – 501

15.     Wuhan, Hubei, China ",A Modified FCM Algorithm for MRI Brain Image Segmentation," 2008 International Seminar on Future Bio Medical Information Engineering, December18, 2008




N.Rajasekhar, T.V.Rajini Kanth

Paper Title:

Weather Analysis of Guntur District of Andhra Region using Hybrid SVM Data Mining Techniques

Abstract:    In the recent years, weather prediction has drawn much attention for research community because it helps in safeguarding human life and their wealth. Apart from that, it is useful in effective prediction of natural calamities, agricultural yield growth, air traffic control, marine navigation, forests growth & military purposes. Literature studies shows that Machine Learning Algorithms proved to be good than the existing techniques / methodologies/traditional statistical methods. Hence development of new Hybrid SVM (Support vector machines) model is required for effective weather prediction by analyzing the given weather data and to recognize the patterns existing in it. SVM comes under the set of supervised learning methods for classifications & regression. It will be yielding good results in predicting the weather than the existing machine learning programming techniques. In this paper, Guntur district weather data sets were considered for analysis using the hybrid SVM data mining techniques.

   weather prediction, Machine learning, Data mining techniques, Hybrid SVM.



3.        Folorunsho Olaiya, Application of Data Mining Techniques inWeather Prediction and Climate Change Studies, I.J. InformationEngineering and Electronic Business, 2012, 1, 51-59, Published OnlineFebruary 2012 in MECS ( DOI: 10.5815/ijieeb.2012.01.07

4.        Dr. M.H.Dunham, Companion slides for the text, “Data Mining,Introductory and Advanced Topics”, Prentice Hall, 2002.

5.        Y.Radhika and M.Shashi, “Atmospheric Temperature Predictionusing Support Vector Machines” International Journal of ComputerTheory and Engineering, Vol. 1,
No. 1, April 2009 1793-8201

6.        Dr.T. V. Rajini Kanth, Ananthoju Vijay Kumar, Estimation of theInfluence of Fertilizer Nutrients Consumption on the Wheat Crop yield in India- a Data mining Approach, 30 Dec 2013, Volume 3, Issue 2, Pg.No:316-320, ISSN: 2249-8958 (Online).

7.        Dr.T. V. Rajini Kanth, Ananthoju Vijay Kumar,  A Data Mining Approach for the Estimation of Climate Change on the Jowar Crop Yield in India, 25Dec2013,Volume 2 Issue 2, Pg.No:16-20, ISSN: 2319-6378 (Online).

8.        A. Vijay Kumar, Dr. T. V. Rajini Kanth  “Estimation of the Influential Factors of rice yield in India” 2nd International Conference on Advanced Computing methodologies ICACM-2013, 02-03 Aug 2013, Elsevier Publications, Pg. No: 459-465, ISBN No: 978-93-35107-14-95.

9.        Dr.David, B.Stephenson, Data analysis methods in weather and Limate research Department of Meteorology University of Reading, July,20, 2005 , /cag/courses/




Hasan Iqbal, Divendu Mishra, Anchal Ojha, Arun Yadav, Ravi Kumar Srivastava, Satish Kumar Dwivedi

Paper Title:

Brick Lifting Machine

Abstract:    As we can see that during any type of construction work there is a need to carry the bricks from one floor to the other which is done manually by the workers because of which they often get injured and it also consumes a lot of precious time and in turn increases the labour cost, So in order to tackle with this problem with the help of mechanical engineering we had proposed to design a brick lifting machine which can lift up to 50 bricks at a time we had also focused on minimum power consumption and the efficiency so that in minimum power consumption maximum no. of bricks can be lifted. The key points in the designing of the lift is are factor of safety and the counterweight, there are many else technical parameters on which designing of lift depends such as Rate load, rated speed, Height of travel, the number and location of stops, type of drive etc. The motor which will be used for lifting the load will be D.C series motor and the type of drive is gearless traction drive. The gearless traction drive is preferred over geared traction drive because it provides higher efficiency.



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Ruchi Sharma, Aditi Gupta

Paper Title:

Differentiation of Oral Streptococcal Species by Haemolysis in Blood Agar Medium in Vitro

Abstract:   Pathogenic bacteria also cause infections such as tetanus, typhoid fever, diphtheria, syphilis, and leprosy. Blood agar medium contain a typical nutrient growth medium enriched with 5% sheep blood.  It is useful for encouraging growth of fastidious organisms. The Three Types of Lytic Activities seen on the plate are- clear zone around bacterial growth -RBC hemolyzed completely (Beta-hemolysis, pathogenic); green zone around growth -RBC partially hemolyzed (Alpha-hemolysis); no change around growth -RBC is not hemolyzed (Gamma-hemolysis or no hemolysis). The discrimination of oral bacteria specifically Streptococcal species can be done by haemolysis tests using blood agar medium. Other than ultramicroscopic and morphological studies this experiment also conveys the species differentiation due to its lytic activity. Thus, blood agar medium can be a useful medium for pathogenic bacterial survey and investigation. The present review has proved the importance of blood agar utilization in diagnostics and disease analysis.

   Bacteria,Streptococcus,  Blood, Agar, Haemolysis


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M. Sai Sarath Kumar, M. Aarthy

Paper Title:

A 2.8 GHz Low Power High Tuning Voltage Controlled Ring Oscillator

Abstract:    This work describes a two-stage CMOS Voltage Ring Oscillator (VCRO) using differential delay cells are analyzed. The main aim of the paper is to increase the tuning range of the circuit and obtain a good phase noise at the cost of design complexity and power consumption. Two-stage VCRO implemented in 90 nm Technology realizes a tuning range of 53.40% and a phase noise of -156.328 dBc/Hz for a power consumption of 9.85mW. The phase noise of the VCRO is bettered by cascading more number of stages to trade off power consumption A four-stage VCRO is implemented and achieved a tuning range of 62.15% and a phase noise of -116.608 dBc/Hz. However the power consumption of the circuit increased to 16.45mW. 

   Voltage Ring Oscillator, Phase Noise, Tuning Range


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2.        “A 900-MHz CMOS Low-Phase-Noise Voltage-Controlled Ring Oscillator”, William Shing Tak Yan and Howard Cam Luong, , IEEE Transactions Circuits and Systems—II:Analog and Digital Signal Processing, VOL. 48, NO. 2,February 2001.

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Miloni Ganatra, Ashwin Patani

Paper Title:

Time and Energy Optimizing Signature Indexing Technique Perform and Implementation by VHDL

Abstract:    The periodic broadcasting of frequently requested data can The periodic broadcasting of frequently requested data can reduce the workload of uplink channels and improve data access for users in a wireless network. Since portable devices have limited energy capacities associated with their relies on battery power, it is important to minimize the time and energy spent on accessing the required data from the broadcasted data. The indexing in the broadcast data plays an important role in this problem.  This research intends to study the indexing technique that is used to save the power and to minimize the access time. The simple signature technique to index data is one of the simplest ways to optimize these factors. The VHDL implementation of simple signature model presented here is real time.

   Mobile computing, mobile client, broadcast, signature indexing.


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S.Adebayo Daramola, Olujimi Ajayi, Tiwalade Odu

Paper Title:

Robust Palm-print Feature for Human Identification

Abstract:    Palm-print is a unique biometric trait commonly uses to distinguish people. Identification of people with aid of machine is needed to solve insecurity challenges in our society.  Human palm-print is a good raw material for machine based identification systems. These systems require strong predominate feature from palm-print for successful operation.   In this work, a discriminate feature that can be used to differentiate people accurately is extracted from palm-print image. Edge detected palm-print image is sliced into smaller image blocks through centre points thereafter robust feature vector is generated from these smaller image blocks.  The new feature was experimental using feature plot and it is shown clearly that this feature will deliver excellent classification result.

   Centre points, City block distance, Image blocks, Palm-print.


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2.        S. Zokaee, K. Faez, “Human Identification Based on Electrocardiogram and Palmprint”, International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vol.2, No.2, 2012, pp. 261-266. 

3.        D. Y Liliana, E. T Utaminingsih, “The Combination of Palm print and Hand Geometry for Biometrics Palm Recognition”, International Journal of Video & Image Processing and Network Security. Vol.12, No.1,  2012,  pp.1-5.   

4.        S. Kumra. T. Rao, “A Novel Design for a Palm Prints Enabled Biometric System”, IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering (IOSRJCE) Volume 7, Issue 3, 2012, pp. 1-8.

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6.        S. Karar and R. Parekh, “Palmprint Recognition using Phase Symmetry”, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Vol.3, Issue 4, 2013, pp. 1-6.

7.        H. M Salman, “Palmprint Characterization Using Multi-wavelet Transform for Human Identification”, Eng.& Tech.Journal, Vol.27, No.3, 2009, pp405-417.
8.        J. Guo, Y. Liu, W. Yuan, “Palmprint Recognition Using Local Information from a Single Image Per Person”, Journal of Computational Information Systems, Vol.8 (8), 2012, pp.3199 – 3206. 

9.        H Imtiaz, S Aich, S A Fattah, “A Novel Pre-processing Technique for DCT domain Palm-print Recognition”, International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research , Volume 1, Issue 3, 2012,  pp.31 – 35. 

10.     N. Swathi, C. Satish, V. S Satyanarayana, P. Ramesh, H. Kumar, N. Bhuma, C. Himabin, “New Palm Print Authentication System By Using Wavelet Based Method”,  Signal & Image Processing : An International Journal(SIPIJ) , Vol.2, No.1, .  2011, pp.191 – 203 .

11.     K. Ito, T. Aoki, H. Nakajima, K. Kobayashi and T. Higuchi, “A Palmprint Recognition Algorithm using Phase-based Image Matching” , IEEE International Conference of Image Processing ,  2006, pp.2669 – 2672.

12.     Jyoti Malik1, Ratna Dahiya1, G. Sainarayanan, “Personal Authentication Using Palmprint with Phase Congruency Feature Extraction Method”, International Journal of Signal Processing, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition system. Vol. 4, No. 3, 2011, pp. 19-34.

13.     K .Umadevi1 and L.Latha, An Efficient Searching and  Clusterig  based Palmprint  Identification, Research Journal of Computer Systems Engineering – RJCSE,  Vol 04, 2013,  pp. 613 – 617.

14.     K.Shanmugapriya, M. Karthika, Dr. S.Valarmathy, M.Arunkumar, “Performance Evaluation of Contourlet Transform based Palmprint Recognition using Nearest Neighbour Classifier”, International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering Volume 3, Issue 1, 2013, pp. 294 – 299.

15.     J. Malik1, G. Sainarayanan and R. Dahiya, “Personal Authentication using Palmprint  with Sobel code, Canny edge and Phase Congruency Feature Extraction Method”,  ICTACT Journal on  Image and Video Processing , Vol. 02, Issue  03,  2012, pp.357- 368.

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R. Abd Allah

Paper Title:

Busbar Protection Scheme Based on Alienation Coefficients for Current Signals

Abstract:    In modern digital power system protection systems, statistical coefficients technique is recently used for fault analysis. An alienation technique is developed for busbar protection against all ten types of shunt faults, which may locate in busbar protection zone, under different loading levels, fault resistances and fault inception angle. It does not need any extra equipment as it depends only on the three-line currents measurements, of all feeders connected to the protected busbar, which are mostly available at the relay location. It is able to perform fault detection, fault confirmation, faulty phase selection and determine the fault location in about a half-cycle period. Thus, the alienation technique is well suited for implementation in digital protection schemes. The technique is efficient to detect current transformer saturation conditions without needing any additional algorithm.  The effects of DC components and harmonics are eliminated with estimation of alienation coefficients. The proposed methodology is applied for a part of 500 KV Egyptian network. Alternative transient program (ATP) and MATLAB package are used to implement the proposed technique.

   Busbar protection, current transformer saturation, fault detection, internal and external faults, alienation coefficient, ATP software, MATLAB.


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B. Roja Reddy, Uttarakumari M.

Paper Title:

Orthogonal MIMO Radar Waveform Performance Analysis with Ambiguity Function

Abstract:    In this paper, the basic Multiple Input and Multiple Output ambiguity function tool is used to analyze the performance of orthogonal waveforms for MIMO radar antenna system. The orthogonal waveforms like modified Discrete Frequency Coding Waveform Linear Frequency Modulation (DFCW_LFM), Polyphase and Discrete Frequency Coding Space Time Waveform (DFCSTW) waveforms are considered. The resolution performance is governed and controlled by the system on transmit using orthogonal waveform diversity. The resolution performance is illustrated using MIMO radar orthogonal waveforms.

   Ambiguity Function (AF), Discrete Frequency Coding Space Time Waveform (DFCSTW), Discrete Frequency Coding Waveform Linear Frequency Modulation (DFCW_LFM), Orthogonal waveforms, Polyphase Waveforms.


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2.        Qu JinYou Zhang JianYun Liu ChunQuan, “The Ambiguity Function of MIMO Radar,” in IEEE 2007 International Symposium on Microwave, Antenna, Propagation, and EMC Technologies For Wireless Communications, Hangzhou, 16-17 , Aug. 2007, pp no.265 – 268.

3.        Chun-Yang Chen, P. P. Vaidyanathan, “MIMO Radar Ambiguity Optimization Using Frequency-Hopping Waveforms,” in 41st Asilomar Conference in Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA, 4-7 Nov. 2007, pp no. 192 – 196.

4.        Chun-Yang Chen, P. P. Vaidyanathan, “MIMO Radar Ambiguity Properties and Optimization Using Frequency-Hopping Waveforms,” in IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol 56, No. 12, Dec.2008,  pp no. 5926- 5936.

5.        Harger, Robert O. , “A Note on the Realization of Ambiguity Functions,” in IEEE Transactions on Space Electronics and Telemetry, 12 November 2007, pp no. 127 – 130.

6.        Bo Liu, Zishu He, liankui Zeng, “Optimization of Polyphase Code Based on Ambiguity Function for MIMO Radar, ” in International Conference on Communications, Circuits and Systems,  Kokura, 11-13 July 2007, pp no. 111 - 114

7.        Chun-Yang Chen and P. P. Vaidyanathan, “   Properties of the MIMO Radar Ambiguity Function, ”  in IEEE International Conference Acoustics, Speech and Singal Processing, Las Vegas, NV March 31 2008-April 4 2008, pp no. 2309 – 2312

8.        Yuri 1. Abramovich, Gordon 1. Frazer, “MIMO Radar Performance in clutter Limitations Imposed by Bounds on the Volume and Height  Distributions for The MIMO Radar Ambiguity  Function,” in 5th IEEE Signal Processing Workshop Array and Multichannel, Darmstadt, 21-23 July 2008, pp no. 441 – 445.

9.        Yuri I. Abramovich, Gordon J. Frazer, “Bounds on the Volume and Height Distributions for the MIMO Radar Ambiguity Function,” on IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol 15, 2008, Vol. 15, 2008, pp no. 505– 508.

10.     M. A. Haleem and A. Haimovich, “On The Distribution Of Ambiguity Levels in MIMO Radar, ” in 42nd Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA,  26-29 Oct. 2008, pp no. 198 – 202.

11.     Daniel R. Fuhrmann, J. Paul Browning, and Muralidhar Rangaswamy, “Ambiguity function analysis for the Hybrid MIMO Phased-array Radar ,” in IEEE Radar
Conference, Pasadena, CA, 4-8 May 2009, pp no.1 – 6.

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13.     Rajesh Sharma, “Analysis of MIMO Radar Ambiguity Functions and Implications on Clear Region ,” in Radar conference, Washington, DC, 10-14 May 2010, pp no.544 – 548.

14.     V.U. Reddy, “Signal Design for a Specified Transmit Beampattern, Spatial Ambiguity Function for MIMO Radar: A Brief Review of Recent Results, ” in IEEE Applied Electromagnetic Conference, Kolkatta, Indiai, 18-22 Dec. 2011, pp no. 1-4.

15.     Wicks, M.C. ; Vela, R. ; Lo Monte, L.,“  Range-Doppler-Angle Ambiguity Function Analysis in Modern Radar, ”in IEEE International Symposium on Antenna and Propagation Society, Chicago, IL 8-14 July 2012, pp no. 1.

16.     Wei Zhou, Haowen Chen, Weidong Jiang, Hongqiang Wang, “Generalized Ambiguity Function Analysis of MIMO SAR ,”  in IEEE 11th International Conference Signal Processing, Vol 3, Beijing, 21-25 Oct. 2012, pp no. 1724 – 1728.

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Samir S. Rathod, G. Niranjana

Paper Title:

Effective Resource Utilization for Caching as a Service in Cloud

Abstract:    With the growing popularity of cloud based data centers as the enterprise IT platform of choice, there is a need for effective management strategies capable of maintaining performance. Caching technology improves the performance of the cloud. Cache as a service (CaaS) model is an additional service to Infrastructure as a service (IaaS). The cloud server process introduce, pricing model together with the elastic cache system. This will increase the disk I/O performance of the IaaS, and it will reduce the usage of the physical machines. The emerging cloud applications provide data management services allowing the user to query the cloud data, paying the price for the infrastructure they use. Cloud management necessitate an economy that manages the services of multiple users in an efficient, but also, resource economic way that allows for cloud profit. The cloud caching service can maximize its profit using an optimal pricing scheme. This scheme requires an appropriately simplified price-demand model that incorporates the correlations of structures in the cache services. The pricing scheme should be adaptable to time changes. This paper proposes a novel price demand model designed for a cloud cache and a dynamic pricing scheme for queries executed in the cloud cache. This will estimates the correlations of the cache services in a time-efficient manner and improve the efficiency of resources in cloud storage infrastructure to deliver scalable service.

   Cloud Computing, CaaS model, Virtual Machine, Remote Memory, Optimal pricing scheme.


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Vishal Srivastava, Tejasvi Gupta, Sourabh Kumar, Vinay Kumar, Javed Rafiq, Satish Kumar Dwivedi

Paper Title:

Automatic Side Stand

Abstract:    The side stand is used for supporting a parked motorcycle. If the rider may forget to retract the side stands before riding, then the undistracted stand hitting the ground and affected the riders control during the turn. Now a day’s sensor are used for ensure that the stand is in released condition. The motorcycle side stand consists of a metallic rod and helical spring which is offset from the centre. Some side stand retract automatically when the motorcycle is lifted up the support  some other are fit with electrical interlocks , warning devices or special retracting mechanism. In this paper there is possibility to reduce the evident which is takes place by the side stand. Side stand in two wheelers function the entire weight of the vehicle when it is parked. They are perfect on quick stop when one need to leave the vehicle for short while. They are provided with the spring that pulls it back into position to ensure extra safety. The presented mechanism consists of D.C. motor powered by motorcycles battery. Connected to the worm and worm gear mechanism for reduction of speed of motor and multiply the torque. The motor is actuated by the  Rotation sensor which is mounted on the front of the wheel.



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Gazal Betab, Ranjeet Kaur Sandhu

Paper Title:

Fingerprints in Automated Teller Machine-A Survey

Abstract:    The main objective of this system is to develop a system that will increase the ATM security. However, despite the numerous advantages of ATM system, ATM fraud has recently become more widespread. In this paper, we provide an overview of the possible fraudulent activities that may be perpetrated against ATMs and investigates recommended approaches to prevent these types of frauds.. The ATM will service one customer at a time. A customer will be required to enter a login id and validate his finger print and both will be sent to the bank for validation as part of each transaction. This makes the developed ATM software more secure as compared to the software that authenticates the user merely by using a PIN or password.

   ATM Fraud, ATM Fraud Countermeasures Biometrics, Fingerprint Verification.


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Priyank Rajvanshi, Subhash Chand Gupta

Paper Title:

Single Sign on Using SAML

Abstract:    With the proliferation of SaaS and other web-based applications, identity management is becoming a major concern for businesses. Just think about the number of usernames and password you regularly type each day. You probably log into your company's network, portal, webmail, benefits system, Google Apps, bespoke applications and of course applications. Now multiply this by the number of users in your company and think about the support and security implications. You need dedicated resources to manage your identity store, respond to password reset requests, provision new users for each system and deactivate users that no longer need access. Just think of the number of man hours you could save if you could eliminate 25-50% of your passwords and their associated costs. Implementing a Single Sign-On (SSO) infrastructure enables users to sign in once and have access to all authorized resources. In this article, we'll look at the different methods of implementing SSO with, how to set up your own open source identity management system for federated authentication using SAML 2, and how to configure the platform to utilize your new identify provider. We'll also provide some troubleshooting techniques and outline some best practices to help you avoid common roadblocks, getting you up and running fast. In our approach we are trying to create Single Sign On in Salesforce so that in the applications which are connected to salesforce can be authenticated with this approach.

   Security, Identity Provider, SAML, Single Sign-On, Web, Authentication.


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R. Abd Allah

Paper Title:

Automatic Power Factor Correction Based on Alienation Technique

Abstract:    In modern digital protection and control systems, an alienation technique has recently become the workhorse of quantitative research and analysis. In this paper, an alienation technique is developed for calculations of original power factor on-line, active and compensation reactive powers and determination of the required number of capacitor banks to get the desired power factor. Alienation coefficients are calculated between phase voltage and current signals of power supply. These calculations are performed within one-cycle. Thus, the algorithm is well suited for implementation in a digital reactive power control scheme. This scheme is able accurately to identify the required capacitor rating to get the desired power factor under different loading levels. It does not need any extra equipment as it depends only on the voltage and line-current measurements which are mostly available at the relay location. Alternative transient program (ATP) and MATLAB programs are used to implement the proposed technique.

   Power system, power factor correction, correlation coefficient, alienation coefficient, reactive power control relays, ATP software, MATLAB..


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R. Abd Allah

Paper Title:

Protection Scheme for Transmission Lines Based on Correlation Coefficients

Abstract:   In modern digital power system protection systems, statistical coefficients technique is recently used for fault analysis. A correlation technique is developed for faults detection and discrimination. The proposed technique is able to accurately identify the condition of phase(s) involved in all ten types of shunt faults that may occur in extra high-voltage transmission lines under different fault resistances, inception angle and loading levels. The proposed technique does not need any extra equipment as it depends only on the three line-currents measurements which are mostly available at the relay location. This technique is able to perform the fault detection, type and phase selection in about a half-cycle period. Thus, the proposed technique is well suited for implementation in digital protection schemes. The proposed methodology is applied for a part of 500 KV Egyptian network. Alternative transient program (ATP) and MATLAB programs are used to implement the proposed technique.

   Power system, fault detection, fault classification, correlation coefficient.


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Ghazala Y. Hermiz, Bushra A. Aljurani, Md. Ali H. Al-Beayaty

Paper Title:

Effect of Mn Substitution on the Superconducting Properties of Bi1.7Pb0.3Sr2Ca2-xMnxCu3O10+δ

Abstract:    The present study includes the preparation of Bi1.7Pb0.3Sr2Ca2-xMnxCu3O10+δ compound with x = 0.0, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.4 and 0.5 by solid state reaction method. The effect of the substitution of Mn on Ca site on superconducting properties has been investigated to obtain the optimum conditions for the formation and stabilization of the high Tc phase. Energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy (EDX) analysis was used to test the proportions and energies of the elements of the compound. The crystal structure was examined by XRD for all superconductor samples; it was found that the crystal structure was orthorhombic and all major peaks in the spectra could be pointed to 2223-phase with amount of 2212-phase ; a small volume fraction of impurities  like Ca2CuO3, CuO and Sr2Ca2Cu7Oδ were noticed in some samples. The highest Tc obtained for Bi1.7Pb0.3Sr2Ca2-xMnxCu3O10+δ composition was 118K for the sample with x=0.3.Scanning electron microscopy (SEM) has been used to identify the morphology of the superconducting phase and to investigate the influence of substitution effect of Mn on Ca site .The microstructure shows plate –like layered with increasing of voids and defect for samples with x=0.1,0.2,while the grains become smaller with disappear of grain boundaries of sample with x=0.3.

   Bi-based superconductors, Mn substitution, •Scanning electronic microscopy.


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Ms.Anagha.C.K,  Mrs.S.Berclin Jeyaprabha , Ms.Shaema Lizbeth Mathew

Paper Title:

Optimal Sizing of Building Integrated Hybrid Energy system

Abstract:    In this study, an optimal sizing for building integrated hybrid photovoltaic, diesel generator and battery system for zero load rejection is performed. The optimization is obtained by considering the loss-of-load probability (LLP) of the system less than 0.01. For this system, the average daily solar radiation is collected from ‘Thondamuthur’region, Coimbatore. The load demand is collected from Civil Department building of Karunya University. The optimization presented in this study aims to calculate the optimum size of a PV array and diesel generator, and battery which examine the minimum system cost. An optimization problem in terms of system unit cost is solved graphically in this study. The results of the optimization show that a photovoltaic/diesel generator choice is more feasible compared to a standalone photovoltaic system or diesel generator system.

   Diesel Generator, Photovoltaic energy, Renewable energy, Sizing of the system


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8.        R. Dufo-López, J.L. Bernal-Agustín, ―Design and control strategies of PV–dieselsystems using genetic algorithms‖, Solar Energy 79 (2005) 33–46.

9.        G.C. Seeling-Hochmuth, ―A combined optimisation concept for the designand operation strategy of hybrid-PV energy systems‖, Solar Energy 61 (1997)77–87.

10.     S.H. El-Hefnawi, ―Photovoltaic diesel-generator hybrid power system sizing‖,Renewable Energy 13 (1998) 33–40.

11.     M. Ashari And, C.V. Nayar, ―An optimum dispatch strategy using set points for aphotovoltaic (PV)–diesel battery hybrid power system‖, Solar Energy 66 (1999)1–9.

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Shaema Lizbeth Mathew, S.Berclin Jeyaprabha, Anagha.C.K

Paper Title:

Optimal Sizing Procedure for Standalone PV System for University Located Near Western Ghats in India

Abstract:    This paper presents an optimal sizing procedure and tracking for standalone photovoltaic system located in one of the remote areas of India. This work is based on the meteorological data in Thondamuthur region where Karunya University is located and load demand profile of Computer Technology Centre of Karunya University. The PV array tilt angle is designed optimally based on the optimization algorithm. The PV array can be tilted at various angles in order to receive maximum global solar energy in different season. This strategy of tilt angle adjustment can reduce the use of electromechanical or pure mechanical devices, reduce the number of site visits and increase the solar radiation capturing efficiency. PV array size and storage battery capacity are calculated based on numerical method and compared with intuitive method using MATLAB. It is proved in this paper that the system designed by intuitive method is more expensive than the system designed by the numerical method as the former is based on the worst month data.

   Array size, Battery capacity, Optimal Sizing, Optimization of energy sources, PV tilt angle


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Manjula Athani, Neelam Pathak, Asif Ullah Khan

Paper Title:

Dynamic Music Recommender System Using Genetic Algorithm

Abstract:    Web-based systems are popular  in many different areas, with the users they tend to deliver customized information by means of utilization of recommendation methods.The recommender system also has to recognize and provide items corresponding with user favorites. In this paper we presented a dynamic recommender system for music data. This system is able to identifying the n-number of users preferences and adaptively recommend music tracks according to user preferences. we are extracting unique feature of each music track. Then we are applying BLX-a crossover to a extracted features of each music track. User favorite and user profiles are included. Multiuser dynamic recommender system for n-user combines the two methodologies, the content based filtering technique and the interactive genetic algorithm by providing optimized solution every time and which is based on user’s preferences hence it give better result and better user system..

   recommender system: Interactive genetic algorithm; BLX-a crossover.


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Benderradji R, Gouidmi H, Beghidja A

Paper Title:

Numerical Simulation of the Interaction Shockwave / Turbulent Boundary Layer: Interference RR/MR

Abstract:    This study focuses on both the development of the turbulent boundary layer in supersonic flow over a flat plate, the distance required for it to invade the entire section of the plate, and the effects of the size of the interaction area on the development of the boundary layer. Increasing the strength of the interaction is an increase in size of the areas of interaction leading to the formation of a recirculation bubble which is an area of the head losses. For this reason, it can increase and decrease the Mach number for a reflection or Mach explains the impact of the incident shock wave with strong boundary layer. The increase and decrease the Mach number has caused the appearance of a hysteresis loop which is represented by the contours of iso fields’ density. These studies are in agreement with respect to the trial that was presented by J. Delery et al (2009). We were given another contribution and investigations of the phenomenon of wave interaction of shock / turbulent boundary layer. The model used in this study is the kw-SST model, it is considered as the most suitable for this kind of problem, with special treatment of the near-wall region. Numerical simulations were performed using FLUENT software.

   Interaction of shockwave/ boundary layer- Interference shockwaves-Polar shock- RR Reflection- Reflection MR.


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Alsana Bashir, Misba Gul, Javed A Naqash, Ajaz Masood

Paper Title:

Study of Permeability and Compressive Strength of Silica Fume Concrete

Abstract:    Qualitatively permeability within concrete may be defined as the ease with which water, air and other substances such as chloride ions or contaminants pass through the concrete pore structure. In general, the relative magnitude of permeability for a given permeant (water, air or any other ion/ salt contaminant) may act as a prima facie indicative parameter of durability of concrete. More the permeability, lesser may be the durability. As durability governs the service life of the structure, thus permeability indirectly affects the service life of the structure. Besides, in relation to durability, permeability invariably becomes a very important aspect for the design of over-head tanks, water retaining structures and open flat roofs where permeability of concrete becomes objectionable. As such making concrete least permeable without harming its compressive strength is of a primal importance for researchers. Present state of knowledge about permeability and methods to decrease it are discretely available from literature. Few pozzolanic materials have been reported to decrease the permeability remarkably. Efforts in this experimental study were primarily aimed at evaluating effect of Silica Fume on important characteristic properties of hardened concrete like crushing strength and permeability. The study was also aimed at optimizing the weight of cement replacing additive (% by weight of the cement), which may be required to cause favorable effects like relatively impermeable concrete, without compromising the strength aspect of the hardened concrete mix. With potential optimization of replacement, the study may also serve as a contrast/guideline, for relative effectiveness of Silica Fume Concrete over conventional Portland Cement Concrete.

   Concrete Permeability, Epoxy Sealing, Permeability cell, Silica Fume, Superplasticize


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Harjot Kaur, Manpreet Kaur

Paper Title:

Detecting Clones in Class Diagrams Using Suffix Array

Abstract:    Model Driven Engineering has become standard and important framework in software research field. UML domain models are conceptual models which are used to design and develop software in software development life cycle. Unexpected copy of model elements leads to many problem. Models contain design level similarities and are equally harmful for software maintain -ace as code clones are. So number of clones need to be detected from UML domain models. This paper introduces an approach to detect clones in class diagrams. Class diagram contains redundant element which increases the complexity and need to be removed. Firstly, class diagrams are encoded as XML files. Tokens are extracted and matched using Suffix array technique. The approach is based on finding similarities in tokens known as clones.

   Code clones, Model Clones, Suffix Array.


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3.        Antony.E.P, Alafi.M.H. and Cordy.J.R,,2013 “ An-Approach to clone detection in Behavioral Models” Queen’s university,Kingston,Canada,AAC-WCRE.

4.        Deissenboeck.F, Hummel.B,Juergens.E, Pfaehler.M .and Schaetz, B.,2010”Model Clone Detection in Practice``, IWSC`10,Cape Town, South Africa.,pp.37-44.

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7.        Hummel, B.,Juergens, E. and Steidl, D., 2011” Index-Based Model Clone Detection”, Proceedings of  5th International Workshop on Software Clones, Honolulu, USA, pp-21-27.

8.        Lin.H.J.  and Peng.L.F.,,2009 “Quick Similarity Measurement of Source Code based on Suffix Array”, International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Security” ,DOI 10.1109/CIS.2009.175.

9.        Liu.H, Zhiyi.M ,  Zhang.L. and Shao.W.,” Detecting Duplications in Sequence Diagrams Based on Suffix Trees” Software Institute, School of Electronics Engineering and Computer SciencePeking University, Beijing , China..

10.     Kaur M.,Rattan D.,Bhatia R. and Singh M.,”Comparison and Evaluation of Clone Detection Tools: An Experimental Approach.” CSI journal of computing, Vol 1: No of 4,Pg 44-55,2012.

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Delhi, India,October 13,2011.

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S B Chikalthankar, G D Belurkar, V M Nandedkar

Paper Title:

Factors Affecting on Springback in Sheet Metal Bending: A Review

Abstract:    Spring-back is a very common and critical phenomenon in sheet metal forming operations, which is caused by the elastic redistribution of the internal stresses after the removal of deforming forces. Spring-back compensation is absolutely essential for the accurate geometry of sheet metal components. This paper reviews the various parameters affecting spring back such as punch angle, grain direction of sheet metal material, die opening, ratio of die radius to sheet thickness, sheet thickness, punch radius, punch height, coining force, pre bend condition of strip etc.

   Bending, Die opening, Grain Direction Springback


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8.        SutasnThipprakmas, Finite element analysis of punch height effect on V-bending angle, Materials and Design 31 (2010) 1593–1598

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12.     Vijay Gautam, Parveen Kumar, Aadityeshwar Singh Deo, Effect of Punch Profile Radius and Localised Compression on Springback in V-Bending of High Strength Steel and its FEA Simulation, International Journal Of Mechanical EngineeringAnd Technology (Ijmet) , Volume 3, Issue 3, (2012), 517-530

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Tahseen Flaih Hasan

Paper Title:

FPGA Design Flow for SDR Transceiver using System Generator

Abstract:    Software defined radio (SDR) is highly configurable hardware platform that provides technology for realizing the rapidly expanding third (even future) generation digital wireless communication infrastructure. While among the silicon alternatives available for implementing the various functions of SDR, field programmable gate array (FPGA) is an attractive option in terms of performance, power consumption, and flexibility. This paper examines 16-QAM (Quadrature Amplitude Modulation) SDR transmitter and receiver with an appropriate timing recovery system using FPGA. We provide a tutorial style overview of techniques and schemes for system (abstraction) level design of the 16-QAM SDR transmitter and receiver using Xilinx System Generator, ModelSim and Synplify Pro software, and FPGA implementation (realization) using Xilinx ISE software. Two design alternatives are presented to highlight the rich design space accessible using the FPGA configurable logic. At last, this new design technique would help in designing and realizing SDR to 3G wireless communication system and accelerate the transition to 4G wireless communication system.

   FPGA, 16QAM, SDR, System Generator


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S.S. Lavhate, Saurabh R. Keskar, Vishal P.Unhale, Avinash Sangale

Paper Title:

Advanced Paper Cutting Machine using ARM7

Abstract:   The proposed system will be an intelligent automated length measurement device composed of the rotary encoder, proximity switches, motor and embedded design consisting microcontroller with digital circuitry etc. this device used as control panel of paper cutting machine, which is used to cut the various kind of paper products, plastic, thin film, leather, slice of nonferrous metal etc. This system can be applicable in paper cutting industry and proves how it can be a low cost solution in the production practice.

   Cutting, Rotary encoder, Safety, touch screen.


1.       Gheorghe Livinţ, VasilHorga, Marcel Răţoi and Mihai Albu Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iaşi Romania.
2.       Abdel Azzeh, Richard duke “CAN control system for Electric Vehicle”, ENZCon 2005, the 12th Electronics New Zeland Conference. Manukau City, New Zealand, November 2005.

3.       Kumar, M. A.Verma, and A. Srividya, Response-Time “Modeling of Controller Area Network (CAN). Distributed Computing and Networking,




Amita Kumari,  Rajesh Mehra

Paper Title:

Design of Hybrid Method PSO & SVM for Detection of Brain Neoplasm

Abstract:   In the field of medical field ,Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides detailed anatomic information of any part of the body .This methodology consist of 4 steps: image processing ,image enhancement ,feature extraction and image classification. Image preprocessing is done with the help different gradient operator. Image enhancement step uses the noise removal and histogram equalization.  Wavelet based texture feature are extracted from normal and tumor regions. At last optimization is done with the help of PSO and SVM classifier

   MRI, GA,  HAAR wavelet, ANN, PSO


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support vector machine”, Leonardo journal of sciences, Issue 17, pp 71-82, July-Dec ,2010.

2.        E.F Badran,.; E.G Mahmoud, N Hamdy .“An algorithm for brain tumor  in MRI images”, International Conference on  Communication Computer Engineering and Systems(ICCES), Networking  & Broadcasting, pp 368-373, June, 2010.

3.        Abdullah, N.; Lee Wee Chuen; Ngah, U.K.; Ahmad, K.A. “Improvement of MRI brain classification using Principles  Component Analysis”, IEEE International Conference on  Control System, Computing and Engineering (ICCSCE), ,pp 567-571, March, 2011.

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Sunil Kumar Yadav, Rajesh Mehra

Paper Title:

Analysis of Different IIR Filter based on Implementation Cost  Performance

Abstract:    In this paper we examine the optimal implementation cost performance of various IIR Filter, which are relevant for real time application therefore these filter can realize any transfer function .these IIR filter is designed and analyzed by FDATOOL and the implementation cost has been analyzed on the basis of filter order, multiplier, adder, and input samples. The Elliptical IIR Filter is examined and comparison from the Butterworth and Chebyshev is done. The Elliptical Filter is minimize the order of filter op to 96.59% to Butterworth Filter, and 85.7% to Chebyshev.



1.        Soo-Chang Pei, Huei-Shan Lin “Tunable FIR and IIR Fractional-Delay Filter Design and Structure Based on Complex Cepstrum”IEEE Transactions on circuits and systems—i: regular papers, VOL. 56, pages:2195-2206, OCTOBER 2009.
2.        Bojan Jovanović, and Milun Jevtić “An approach to Digital Low-Pass IIR Filter Design” IEEE Small Systems Simulation Symposium pages:61-66, February 2010

3.        Arjuna Madanayake• Thushara  K.Gunaratne•Leonard T.  Bruton “Reducing the Multiplier-Complexity of Massively Parallel Pollyphase 2D IIR Broadband Beam Filters” pages:1231-1243, November 2011© Springer

4.        Mariza Wijayanti1, Abdul Hakim2& Sunny Arief Sudiro3 “Designing and Simulation Of Band-Pass Infinite Impulse Response Digital Filter using FPGA Devices” International Technology Research Letters, pages:25-31, 2012

5.        Marek Cieplucha “High Performance FPGA-based Implementation of a Parallel Multiplier-Accumulator” 20th International Conference on"Mixed Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems", pages:485-489 June 2013

6.        Fábio Fabian Daitx, Vagner S. Rosa, Eduardo Costa, Paulo Flores, Sérgio Bampi, “VHDL Generation of Optimized FIR Filters”, 2008 International Conference on Signals, Circuits and Systems

7.        Ke, Zhang, et al. "The application of the IIR filters based on FPGA in the DTV field." On Computer Science-Technology and Applications,. International Forum on. Vol. 3. IEEE, pages: 406-409 2009.

8.        Vagner S. Rosa, Fábio F. Daitx, Eduardo Costa, Sergio Bampi, “Design Flow for the Generation of Optimized FIR Filters”, ICECS 2009.

9.        Victor DeBrunner, Linda S. DeBrunner, and Anand Mohan  “Using 2nd-0rder information to reduce average coefficient length in IIR Filters” IEEE  Conference Publications pages 189-192, 2002




M.Natheera Banu

Paper Title:

FPGA Based Hardware Implementation of Encryption Algorithm

Abstract:   Reprogrammable devices such as Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA) are used for hardware implementations of cryptographic algorithm. This paper presents an FPGA based Hardware implementation of advanced encryption standard (AES) with 128-bit key as a constant which is used for encrypting the text file and image for secure transmission. Timing report for the files are taken and conclude that text file of 128 bit size is taking less time to encrypt and decrypt compare to the image file. Synthesizing and implementation (Translate, Map and Place and Route) of the VERILOG code is carried out on Xilinx - Project Navigator ISE 12.3 software.

   AES, decryption, encryption, image and  text.




4.       Stefan Mangard Student Member, IEEE, Manfred Aigner, and Sandra Dominikus “A HIGHLY REGULAR AND SCALABLE AES HARDWARE ARCHITECTURE” IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMPUTERS, VOL. 52, NO. 4, APRIL 2003

5.       P.Karthigaikumar Soumiya Rasheed “SIMULATION OF IMAGE ENCRYPTION USING AES ALGORITHM” IJCA Special Issue on Computational Science - New Dimensions & Perspectives” NCCSE, 2011.

6.       Manoj.B, Manula N Harihar “IMAGE ENCRYPTION AND DECRYPTION USING AES” International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology (IJEAT) ISSN:
2249 – 8958, Volume-1, Issue-5, June 2012.

7.       Jawad Ahmad and Fawad Ahmed “EFFICIENCY ANALYSIS  AND SECURE VALUATION OF IMAGE ENCRYPTION SCHEMES” International Journal of Video & Image Processing and Network Security IJVIPNS-IJENS Vol:12 No:04.

8.       Mr. Antosh M. Dyade, Prof. Raafiya Gulmeher “MODIFIED SHIFTROW TRANSFORMATION OF AES FOR IMAGE ENCRYPTION” International Journal of Communications And Engineering Vol. 4 Issue 3, Sept. 2013

9.       Sourabh Singh, Anurag Jain “AN ENHANCED TEXT TO IMAGE ENCRYPTION TECHNIQUE USING RGB SUBSTITUTION AND AES” International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT) - Volume4Issue5- May 2013

International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE) ISSN: 2278-3075, Volume-2, Issue-3, February 2013

11.     Chityala Prathyusha, P. Sharmila Rani “IMPLEMENTATION OF FAST PIPELINED AES ALGORITHM ON XILINX FPGA” International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), India Online ISSN: 2319-7064

13.     Mg Suresh, Dr.Nataraj.K.R” AREA OPTIMIZED AND PIPELINED FPGA IMPLEMENTATION OF AES ENCRYPTION AND DECRYPTION” International Journal Of Computational Engineering Research ( Vol. 2 Issue.




Sabah SHehd Abdulabas

Paper Title:

Efficient Timing Recovery Technique for Software Defined Radio Receiver using FPGA

Abstract:    This paper presents the timing recovery in software defined radio receiver as a widely used technique nowadays. Software defined radios (SDR) is the more configurable hardware platforms that provide the technology for realizing the fast growing third and new generation digital wireless communication structure. The more complex duty performed in a high data rate wireless system is the synchronization. The timing synchronization in SDRs using FPGA based signal processors is introduced. The 16-QAM loop for performing coherent demodulation were described and reported on the suggestion of FPGA automation. A matched filter control system is used to provide and addressed the symbol timing recovery technique. To explain the operations of the timing recovery loop and reflection, much approach is adopted and outlined for FPGA performance.

   Timing Recovery, SDR, FPGA


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6.        Chan, Tsui, Yeung, and Yuk,“ Design and Complexity Optimization of a New Digital IF for Software Radio Receivers With Prescribed Output Accuracy” IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CIRCUITS AND SYSTEMS—I: REGULAR PAPERS, VOL. 54, NO. 2, pp 351-366, 2007

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Varun Singh Nagar, Subhash Chand Gupta

Paper Title:

Voice and Location Based Appliance Automation System Using Mobile Cloud

Abstract:   We are in the information technology age. Mobile technology is getting a fast pace in this older population has more ratio than other age group. Smart phones are a great enhancing the use of technology and its advancement. In this paper we are going to present the modular based home automation system environment and the technologies required to achieve the goal of automation. This concept uses voice commands to act as commands to control the appliances in context to home office or car. Cloud platform is used for processing of commands on the air and dispatched from cloud server to controlling modules at home, office or car respectively.  As cloud computing is the future of information sharing and shared resource utilization with optimization. This also brief the challenges involved in implementing voice based appliance automation using cloud platform. As it is evident that home automation is in its immature state so other technological challenges should be considered which can affect the system.    

   Android, Cloud, Home automation, Speech recognition, Voice based.


1.        Vu Le , Sumit Gulwani , Zhendong Su “SmartSynth: Synthesizing Smartphone Automation Scripts from Natural Language  2013 ACM“
2.        Mitali Patil , Aswini Bedare, Varsha Pacharne “ The Design and Implementation of Voice Controlled Wireless Intelligent Home Automation System Based on ZigBee.“ 978-1-4244-4738-1/09/ 2013 IJARCSSE.

3.        Syed Anwaarullah , S.V.Altaf  “RTOS based Home Automation System using Android “ Jan-2013 IJATCSE.

4.        Humaid Al Shu’eili  “ Wireless Home Automation based on Voice Recognition”

5.        Andre Coucopulus  “Voice Processing for Home Automation Systems” Network Systems Design Line January 2007

6.        R.Gadalla “Speech Recognition System for Massey SmartHouse” 

7.        Jianliang Meng , Jhunwei Zhang “Overview of the Speech Recognition Technology” 978-0-7695-4789-3/12 $26.00 © 2012 IEEE.

8.        Rawan T.Khalil , AlaF.Khalifeh , Khalid A Dhrabakh “Mobile-Free Driving with Android Phones: System Design and Performance Evaluation” 2012 – 9th International Multi-Conference on Systems.

9.        Fengyu Zhou, Guohui Tian, Yang Yang, Hairong Xiao and Jingshuai Chen “Research and Implementation of Voice Interaction System Based on PC in Intelligent Space” Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Conference on Automation and Logistics August 16-20 2010, Hong Kong and Macau

10.     M. Saadeq Rafieee  , Ali Akbar Khazaei “A Novel Model Characteristics for Noise-Robust Automatic Speech Recognition Based onHMM”  978-1-4244-5849-3/10/$26.00 ©2010 IEEE.




N.Sasirekha, M.Hemalatha

Paper Title:

Quantum Cryptography using Quantum Key Distribution and its Applications

Abstract:    Secure transmission of message between the sender and receiver is carried out through a tool called as cryptography. Traditional cryptographical methods use either public key which is known to everyone or on the private key. In either case the eavesdroppers are able to detect the key and hence find the message transmitted without the knowledge of the sender and receiver. Quantum cryptography is a special form of cryptography which uses the Quantum mechanics to ensure unconditional security towards the transmitted message. Quantum cryptography uses the distribution of random binary key known as the Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) and hence enables the communicating parties to detect the presence of potential eavesdropper. This paper also analyses few application areas of quantum cryptography and its limitations.

   Classical Cryptography, Photon polarization, Qubit, Quantum Cryptography, Quantum entanglement, Quantum Key Distribution, Sifting key.


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Anamika Mishra, Anju Jaiswal, Ankita Jaiswal, A.K.Niketa

Paper Title:

Design and Analysis of Conventional CMOS and Energy Efficient Adiabatic Logic for Low Power VLSI Application

Abstract:    In recent years, low power circuit design has been an important issue in VLSI design areas. Adiabatic logics, which dissipate less power than static CMOS logic, have been introduced as a promising new approach in low power circuit design. energy. This paper proposes an Adder circuit based on energy efficient two-phase clocked adiabatic logic. A simulative investigation on the proposed 1-bit full adder has been implemented with the proposed technique and hence compared with standard CMOS, Positive Feedback Adiabatic Logic (PFAL) and Two-Phase Adiabatic Static Clocked Logic (2PASCL) respectively. Comparison has shown a significant power saving to the extent of 70% in case of proposed technique as compared to CMOS logic in 10 to 200MHz transition frequency range. Comparative results has also been shown by a histogram which represents the least power dissipation of proposed technique. In this paper   all circuits are analyzed in terms of power using 0.35um technology and simulated using Pspice .

   Adiabatic logic, energy recovery ,power supply, low power ,Full adder, Positive feedback adiabatic logic, 2PASCL


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A.Vaishnavi, B.Chanakya Raju, G.Prathiksha, L.Harshitha Reddy, C.Santhosh Kumar

Paper Title:

Comparison of Two Speaker Recognition Systems

Abstract:    This paper presents a comparison between two speaker recognition systems. One system uses 30 Shannon entropy values extracted from a four level wavelet packet decomposition method in addition to the first three formant frequencies as features and a cascaded feed forward back propagation neural network is used as classifier. The second system uses Mel frequency cepstral coefficients (MFCC) as features and a support vector machine (SVM) as classifier. Results suggest that wavelet based system has better performance than the classic MFCCs with an efficiency of 89.56%.

   Shannon entropy, Formant frequencies, cascaded neural network, MFCC, SVM.


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6.        Kuruvachan K. George, Arunraj K and Sreekumar K.T, “Towards Improving the Performance of Text/Language Independent Speaker Recognition Systems.”

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Misba Gul, Alsana Bashir, Javed A Naqash

Paper Title:

Study of Modulus of Elasticity of Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete

Abstract:    Plain, unreinforced concrete is a brittle material, with a low tensile strength, limited ductility and little resistance to cracking. In order to improve the inherent tensile strength of concrete there is a need of multidirectional and closely spaced reinforcement, which can be provided in the form of randomly distributed fibers. Steel fiber is one of the most commonly used fibers. Short, discrete steel fibers provide discontinuous three-dimensional reinforcement that picks up load and transfer stresses at micro-crack level. This reinforcement provides tensile capacity and crack control to the concrete section prior to the establishment of visible macro cracks, thereby promoting ductility or toughness. The modulus of elasticity of concrete is a very important parameter reflecting the ability of concrete to deform elastically. In addition, in order to make full use of the compressive strength potential, the structures using high strength concrete tend to be slimmer and require a higher elastic modulus so as to maintain its stiffness. Therefore, knowledge of the modulus of elasticity of high strength concrete is very important in avoiding excessive deformation, providing satisfactory serviceability, and avoiding the most cost-effective designs. The present experimental study considers the effect of steel fibers on the modulus of elasticity of concrete. Hook end steel fibers with aspect ratio of 50 and 71 at volume fraction of 0.5%, 1.0% and 1.5% were used. Study on effect of volume fraction and aspect ratio of fibers on the modulus of elasticity of concrete was also deemed as an important part of present experimental investigation. The results obtained show that the addition of steel fiber improves the modulus of elasticity of concrete. It was also analyzed that by increasing the fiber volume fraction from 0.5% to 1.5% and aspect ratio of fibers from 50 to 71 there was a healthy effect on modulus of elasticity of Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete.

   Aspect ratio, Compressometer, Modulus of Elasticity, Steel fiber reinforced concrete, volume fraction.


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K.V.Rama Krishna Rao,  K.Durga Rani,  S.S.S.V.Gopala Raju

Paper Title:

Feasibility Study on Motor Cycle Lanes in Visakhapatnam City

Abstract:    The present study addresses a comprehensive analysis and feasibility of motor cycle lanes in two important city roads, “CMR central to Thatichetlapalem via., Gurudwara junction”, and “Jagadamba junction to old post office via., Poorna market in Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation[GVMC]” which are carrying 52% and 55% of motor cycles in total traffic. The paper discusses the basic understanding of travel time benefits and travel comfort by separating two wheeler motor cycle traffic from mixed traffic.

   Exclusive motor cycle lanes, Inclusive motor cycle lanes, Motor cycle traffic, Mixed traffic.


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4.       Gopala Raju SSSV (2011) Vehicular growth and its management: Visakhapatnam city in India– A case study, Indian Journal of Science and  Technology, Vol.4, No.8,pp. 903-906.

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6.       Hussain, H., Radin Umar, R. S., Ahmad Farhan, M. S., & Dadang, M. M. (2005). Key components of a motorcycle-traffic system - A study along the motorcycle path in Malaysia. IATSS Research, Vol. 29(1),pp.50-56.

7.       Tung, S. H., Wong, S. V., Law, T. H., and Radin Umar, R. S. (2008). Crashes with roadside objects along motorcycle lanes in Malaysia. International Journal of Crashworthiness, Vol. 13(2), pp.205-210.




A.Praveena, M.Jayashree

Paper Title:

Mitigation of Voltage SAG using Dynamic Voltage Restorer

Abstract:    Power quality problem is an occurrence manifested as an nonstandard voltage ,current or frequency that results in failure of end use equipments .one of the major problem in power quality is voltage sag .To improve the power quality, custom power devices are used. The custom power device used here is DVR(Dynamic Voltage Restorer) is role to compensate load voltage during the different fault conditions like voltage sag ,single line to ground ,double line to ground faults .In this work ,PI controller and discrete PWM pulse generator are used for the control purpose

   component; PWM(pulse width modulation) technic,DVR(dynamic voltage restorer),PI(proportional integral) controller


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Amita Kumari, Rajesh Mehra

Paper Title:

Hybridized Classification of Brain MRI using PSO & SVM

Abstract:    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides detailed anatomic information of any part of the body. In this method a hybrid approach for classification of brain tissue in MRI based on Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) and Support Vector Machine (SVM) wavelet based texture feature are extracted from normal and tumor region by using HAAR wavelet. These features are given as input to the SVM classifier which classified them into normal & abnormal brain neoplasm. The algorithm incorporates steps for pre-processing, image segmentation and image classification using SVM classifier.

   MRI, Classification PSO, SVM, HAAR wavelet


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Azher Jameel

Paper Title:

A Comparative Study of XFEM and EFGM in Solving Frictional Contact Problems

Abstract:    In this paper, the extended finite element method (XFEM) and the element free Galerkin method (EFGM) have been employed to model and simulate the contact type of nonlinearities caused by the discontinuities due the frictional contact. In order to model these discontinuities, few modifications are made in XFEM and EFGM to incorporate these discontinuities in the formulation. The contact interface between the two bodies is modeled by applying an appropriate enrichment function. The classical approximate solution is enriched with the Heaviside jump function to simulate the contact behavior between the two surfaces. Gaussian quadrature has been used for the numerical integration of the weak formulation. Finally, three model problems are solved using XFEM and EFGM and the results obtained by the two techniques are compared with each other. The results obtained by XFEM show a good agreement with the results obtained by EFGM.

   XFEM, EFGM, slip criterion, slip rule, penalty factor, level set, Heaviside jump function.


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Paper Title:

Performance Evaluation of Rotary Vane Compressor Using Oil Separator in Car AC System

Abstract:    One of the primary functions of an automobile climate control system is to provide the desired cooling and stabilize cabin temperatures to comfortable levels in hot climatic conditions. With the increasing demand for more energy efficient systems and thermal comfort in automobiles, the automobile AC system needs to be optimized to deliver the required cooling performance with minimum AC power consumption. Proper selection and integration of AC compressor with other system aggregates results in improved energy efficiency of the system. There are varies ideas to improve compressor efficiency .But considering manufacturing feasibility ,design and validation lead time and cost as many of the ideas dropped down. Oil separator is one of the way to improve cooling efficiency of compressor in which low investment and lead time involved. The function of oil separator is that separate the oil and refrigerant from the AC system.AC System contains compressor ,condenser, evaporator and txv as main parts. During AC system on condition, refrigerant flow on in the compressor ,condenser and evaporator txv too. Compressor contains OIL which is used for lubrication purpose for compressor internal parts.So that compressor moving parts will not damage as wear and tear. During compressor on condition oil also mix with refrigerant which can circulate the system.This paper response to implication of oil separator in Rotary vane compressor.

   Compressor, Oil separator


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Shakeel Ahmad, Rehan Ahmad Khan, Hina Gupta

Paper Title:

Seismic Performance of a Masonry Heritage Structure

Abstract:    World-wide experience from past earthquakes shows un-reinforced masonry structures are the most vulnerable and represent overall the largest threat to human life and property in future earthquakes. This highlights the structural inadequacy of buildings, especially unreinforced masonry buildings, to carry seismic loads and requires an urgent assessment of existing buildings in terms of the strength, expected performance and safety of existing buildings during earthquake as well as for carrying out the necessary rehabilitation. As it is a heavy, brittle material with low tensile strength and exhibits little ductility when subjected to seismic effects, unreinforced masonry is highly susceptible to earthquake damage than various other types of construction material. Unreinforced masonry buildings are usually characterized by sudden and dramatic collapse. Present study deals with an evaluation of the seismic performance of an old unreinforced masonry building structure. The 137 years old masonry heritage school building is located at Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh (seismic zone IV). The building does not show any cracks under gravity loads. Since the historical building was built before the inception of seismic IS code, the point of concern is performance of building under seismic loads. In the present study, the building is modelled using finite element technique and its seismic evaluation is carried out using the commercially available Finite Element software assuming a homogeneous and nonlinear behaviour of the material. The building is subjected to different PGA levels (0.1g, 0.2g, 0.3g, 0.4g ) as input ground motion to determine its seismic performance.The results thus obtained will be useful for detecting the weak failure zones of the buildings under future seismic forces and retrofit accordingly using proper retrofitting techniques.

   Heritage masonry building, finite element modelling, seismic performance, peak ground acceleration.


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Sunil Kumar Yadav, Rajesh Mehra

Paper Title:

Analysis of FPGA Based Recursive Filter Using Optimization Techniques for High Throughput

Abstract:    In this paper we examine the optimal throughput of recursive filter using varies optimization techniques, which are relevant for real time application. By formulating filter design as a multi-objective optimization problem and approaching. Different approaches use for implementing of these methods on hardware. In this work FPGA implementation of recursive filters are examined and the comparison of these methods is done by analyzing the hardware cost and performance.

   IIR filter, VHDL, FPGA


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4.        Marek Cieplucha “High Performance FPGA-based Implementation of a Parallel Multiplier-Accumulator” 20th International Conference on"Mixed Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems", pages:485-489 June 2013

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Ravi Prakash Yadav, Ritesh Kumar Mishra

Paper Title:

Performance Analysis of OFDM System Employing an Efficient Scheme of ICI Self- Cancellation

Abstract:    Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) is very sensitive to frequency offset caused by Doppler frequency drift or frequency drift between transmitter and receiver oscillator. This leads to a loss in the orthogonality between sub-carriers and results in inter-carrier-interference (ICI). In this paper we proposed an efficient ICI self-cancellation scheme to reduce ICI in OFDM system and its performance is compared with existing methods of self-cancellation in terms of carrier-to-interference ratio (CIR) and bit-error rate (BER). Simulation result shows that the proposed scheme outperforms the existing schemes.

   Inter-carrier-interference (ICI), OFDM, self-cancellation (SC), data-conjugate, data-conversion.

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Chithrakshi, Taranath H.B

Paper Title:

Image Compression Using Fuzzy Enhancement

Abstract:    Fuzzy logic is a way to embed an engineer’s experience into the system. It mathematically emulates human reasoning, provides an intuitive way to design function blocks for intelligent control systems, advanced fault detection and other complex applications. The fuzzy logic, unlike conventional logic system, is able to model inaccurate or imprecise models. The fuzzy logic approach offers a simpler, quicker and more reliable solution that is clear advantages over conventional techniques.  It can significantly improve response so we are actively incorporating fuzzy logic into many real time applications. Image processing is one of the area where fuzzy can be utilized for the image enhancement.  Image compression is one of the major image processing techniques that is widely used in medical, automotive, consumer and military applications. In this project fuzzy technique has been used in image compression with Discrete Wavelet Transforms (DWT) technique. Discrete wavelet transforms is the most popular transformation technique adopted for image compression. Complexity of DWT is always high due to large number of arithmetic operations. In order to minimize the complexity of DWT, modified DA split architecture has been proposed and implemented on FPGA.

   DA split architecture, Discrete wavelet transforms (DWT), Fuzzy logic, Image processing


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S.Senthil Kumar, V.Parthasarathy

Paper Title:

Juggler Radio Network Using Virtual Wi-Fi

Abstract:    A mobile ad hoc network is a kind of wireless communication network that does not rely on a fixed infrastructure and is lack of any centralized control. Any single radio interface that is dynamically switched to a  wireless channel in different frequency bands to communicate with different nodes. This however incurs frequent channel switching overhead of the order of 100s of microseconds which is comparable to packet transmission times. A more practical method for concurrent channel usage is to use multiple radio interfaces .A multi-channel wireless mesh network architecture (called Hyacinth) that equips each mesh network node with multiple 802.11 NICs. We address the problem of interference aware routing in multi-radio infrastructure mesh networks where in each mesh node is equipped with multiple radio interfaces and a subset of nodes serve as Internet gateways. In proposed Virtual Refined Wi-Fi Additional interfaces can support parallelism in network flows, improve handoff times, and provide sideband communication with nearby peers. Completely, such benefits are outweighed by the added costs of an additional physical interface. Instead, virtual interfaces have been proposed as the solution, multiplexing a single physical interface across more than one communication endpoint

   Ad-hoc, Virtual Wi-Fi, Radio interface, Multiracial, WMN.


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Abhay Limaye, Shraddha Kakne, Priti Tiple, Shubhangi Bhamare

Paper Title:

Scrutinizing the Art of Intrusion Detection

Abstract:    Internet services and applications have become an inextricable part of quotidian life, enabling communication and the management of confidential information from any place imaginable. These internet services are bound to be vulnerable to attackers. Billions of dollars are lost every year in mending the systems hit by the intrusions. The means for pinpointing and tracking these intrusions are called as Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS). Intrusion Detection Systems  are procuring mainstream adulation as companies move more of their critical business interactions to the Internet. Thus, hereby, in this paper, we present the dissertation on the notion of Intrusion Detection wherein we first focus on the assorted genres of attacks or intrusions. Furthermore we attempt to discern the paradigm of Intrusion Detection Systems. Denouement of this paper elaborates pragmatic benefits and unrealistic conjectures of prevalent Intrusion Detection Systems.

   Intrusion Detection System (IDS), Dos (Denial of Service), brute force Attack, SQL injection attack.


1.        Amrita Anand,Brajesh Patel"International Journal of Advanced Research in   Computer Science and Software Engineering",International Journal of Advenced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering 2 (8),  August- 2012.
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5.        Faizal, M.A., MohdZaki M., Shahrin Sahib, Robiah, Y., SitiRahayu, S., and AsrulHadi, Y. “Time Based Intrusion Detection on Fast Attack for Network Intrusion Detection System”, Second International Conference on Network Applications, Protocols and Services, IEEE, 2010.

6.        Christopher Kruegel, Fredrik Valeur, Giovanni Vigna(2005). Intrusion Detection and Correlation, Challenges and Solution, Springer Science+Business Media Inc, USA.




Munaga Siva Prasanth, Kallepalli Venkatesh

Paper Title:

Fire Suppression System in Locomotives

Abstract:    Still we had seen a lot of fire accidents and gas leakages are present in trains. So in this paper it is a remedy to reduce the death loss occurring due to fire accidents in trains. Fire on a running train is more catastrophic than on a stationary one, since fanning by winds helps spread the fire to other coaches. The damage is heavier due to improper reach of service at right time due to improper communication. This time delay is causing heavier damage. Thus, eliminating the time between when an accident occurs and when first responders are dispatched to the scene decreases the damage. This projects help in notifying the passengers and emergency services. The project consists of a microcontroller which is interfaced with the thermistor, gas sensors, water sprinkler and GSM modem, Once the sensors attached in the compartments of train sense the gas detection and fire detection, it assumes a fire accident. The controller assumes it as an emergency and power supply will be automatically off, starts the buzzer, doors are opened, Sprinkler on and GSM modem present in the train sending the message alert to loco pilot and near the railway stations.

   Sprinkler, D.C. Motor, Thermistor (NTC) & Smoke sensors, GSM, Buzzer, Submergible pump or centrifugal pump


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Amrita Razdan, M. F. Wani

Paper Title:

Experimental Characterization for Wear Rate of Silicon Carbide and Nickel-Base Alloy for Human Implants

Abstract:   Among the available ceramic materials for load bearing bio-implant applications, silicon carbide is superior for its better biocompatibility, which can increase the longevity of prosthetic joints. The major cause of revision surgery and implant failure is Osteolysis (aseptic loosening of the prosthetic joint). The product of bearing wear, microscopic particulate debris in the joint space leads to implant loosening. Prosthetic joint mainly consists of acetabular cup, acetabular lining and femoral head. The best material for manufacturing acetabular cup is nickel –base alloy. For manufacturing acetabular lining and femoral head, silicon carbide is the best chosen material. The acetabular cup or knee cap is prone to catastrophic failures due to walking, stumbling etc. A sliding distance test was performed on polished surface of silicon carbide and nickel-base alloy (mirror- like finish, 1µm) by using Reciprocating Friction Monitor (Courtesy; National Institute of Technology, Srinagar) for the evaluation of wear coefficient by standard test procedures and equation outlined in ASTM F 603. The test was carried out in ambient temperature. The results obtained showed drastically reduced wear rates. The experiments on Reciprocating Friction Monitor for Silicon carbide and nickel –base alloy showed that the best choice for prosthetic joint replacement would be a combination of two materials; silicon carbide for femoral heads and acetabular lining, and nickel-base alloy for acetabular cup.

   Aseptic loosening, Nickel base alloy, Silicon Carbide, Total joint replacement, Wear rate.


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Abdulaziz S. Al-Aboodi

Paper Title:

Kinematic Simulation of Three Rollers in Circular Motion Using 2D Planar FE Modeling

Abstract:    A method is established for joining a tube to a tubesheet by expanding the tube to the tubesheet. The expansion done using  different method such as rolling. The joint integrity is important to ensure the roundness of the structure of the heat exchanger, and to prevent leakage. Many parameters affect the joint integrity such as the initial clearance, wall reduction and material properties. The residual contact stress is the main parameter indicating the strength of the joint. In this paper, the two dimensional planar FE model is established for the tube to tubesheet roller expansion. The planar model is great way for our attempt to understand and analyze the problem. The planar model reveals a realistic motion of the rollers in addition to the exact geometry of the tubesheet. This eliminates the need for the assumption of uniform expansion and tubesheet sleeve diameter sets on the axisymmetric model. That, the ligament dimensional effect will be shown on this model.

   Kinamatic, Simulation, Finite Element, Rolling, Modeling.


1.       Al-Aboodi A (2006) Finite element analysis of roller expanded tubetubesheet joints with overenlarged tubesheet holes. PhD thesis, KFUPM