Technical Paper B.3. Communication/Networking and Information Technology
On Optimizing Mobile Charger Scheduling in Wireless Sensor Networks

Newsha Nowrozian; Farzad Tashtarian; Yahya Forghani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 331-341

  Wireless rechargeable sensor networks (WRSNs) are widely used in many fields. However, the limited battery capacity of sensor nodes (SNs) prevents its development. To extend the battery life of SNs, they can be charged by a mobile charger (MC) equipped with radio frequency-based wireless power transfer ...  Read More

Original/Review Paper H.6.3.3. Pattern analysis
Hidden Pattern Discovery on Clinical Data: an Approach based on Data Mining Techniques

Meysam Roostaee; Razieh Meidanshahi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 343-355

  In this study, we sought to minimize the need for redundant blood tests in diagnosing common diseases by leveraging unsupervised data mining techniques on a large-scale dataset of over one million patients' blood test results. We excluded non-numeric and subjective data to ensure precision. To identify ...  Read More

Review Article H.3. Artificial Intelligence
Application of Machine Learning Algorithms in Improving Nano-based Solar Cell Technology

Saheb Ghanbari Motlagh; Fateme Razi Astaraei; Mojtaba Hajihosseini; Saeed Madani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 357-374

  This study explores the potential use of Machine Learning (ML) techniques to enhance three types of nano-based solar cells. Perovskites of methylammonium-free formamidinium (FA) and mixed cation-based cells exhibit a boosted efficiency when employing ML techniques. Moreover, ML methods are utilized to ...  Read More

Original/Review Paper H.3. Artificial Intelligence
Designing a Serious Game for Children with Autism using Reinforcement Learning and Fuzzy Logic

Amirhossein Khabbaz; Mansoor Fateh; Ali Pouyan; Mohsen Rezvani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 375-390

  Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a collection of inconstant characteristics. Anomalies in reciprocal social communications and disabilities in perceiving communication patterns characterize These features. Also, exclusive repeated interests and actions identify ASD. Computer games have affirmative effects ...  Read More

Original/Review Paper H.3.7. Learning
Tree Bark Classification using Color-improved Local Quinary Pattern and Stacked MEETG

Laleh Armi; Elham Abbasi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 391-405

  In this paper, we propose an innovative classification method for tree bark classification and tree species identification. The proposed method consists of two steps. In the first step, we take the advantages of ILQP, a rotationally invariant, noise-resistant, and fully descriptive color texture feature ...  Read More

Original/Review Paper H.3. Artificial Intelligence
Mehr: A Persian Coreference Resolution Corpus

Hassan Haji Mohammadi; Alireza Talebpour; Ahamd Mahmoudi Aznaveh; Samaneh Yazdani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 407-416

  Coreference resolution is one of the essential tasks of natural languageprocessing. This task identifies all in-text expressions that refer to thesame entity in the real world. Coreference resolution is used in otherfields of natural language processing, such as information extraction,machine translation, ...  Read More

Applied Article Document and Text Processing
DcDiRNeSa, Drug Combination Prediction by Integrating Dimension Reduction and Negative Sampling Techniques

Mina Tabatabaei; Hossein Rahmani; Motahareh Nasiri

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 417-427

  The search for effective treatments for complex diseases, while minimizing toxicity and side effects, has become crucial. However, identifying synergistic combinations of drugs is often a time-consuming and expensive process, relying on trial and error due to the vast search space involved. Addressing ...  Read More

Research Note H.5. Image Processing and Computer Vision
An Optimal Hybrid Method to Detect Copy-move Forgery

Fatemeh Zare mehrjardi; Alimohammad Latif; Mohsen Sardari Zarchi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 429-442

  Image is a powerful communication tool that is widely used in various applications, such as forensic medicine and court, where the validity of the image is crucial. However, with the development and availability of image editing tools, image manipulation can be easily performed for a specific purpose. ...  Read More

Technical Paper F.2.7. Optimization
Better Neighbors, Longer Life: an Energy Efficient Cluster Head Selection Algorithm in Wireless Sensor Networks based on Particle Swarm Optimization

Mahsa Dehbozorgi; Pirooz Shamsinejadbabaki; Elmira Ashoormahani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 443-451

  Clustering is one of the most effective techniques for reducing energy consumption in wireless sensor networks. But selecting optimum cluster heads (CH) as relay nodes has remained as a very challenging task in clustering. All current state of the art methods in this era only focus on the individual ...  Read More

Technical Paper C.3. Software Engineering
Accuracy Improvement in Software Cost Estimation based on Selection of Relevant Features of Homogeneous Clusters

Saba Beiranvand; Mohammad Ali Zare Chahooki

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 453-476

  Software Cost Estimation (SCE) is one of the most widely used and effective activities in project management. In machine learning methods, some features have adverse effects on accuracy. Thus, preprocessing methods based on reducing non-effective features can improve accuracy in these methods. In clustering ...  Read More

Applied Article H.3. Artificial Intelligence
Segmentation of Breast Cancer using Convolutional Neural Network and U-Net Architecture

Saiful Bukhori; Muhammad Almas Bariiqy; Windi Eka Y. R; Januar Adi Putra

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 477-485

  Breast cancer is a disease of abnormal cell proliferation in the breast tissue organs. One method for diagnosing and screening breast cancer is mammography. However, the results of this mammography image have limitations because it has low contrast and high noise and contrast as non-coherence. This research ...  Read More

Technical Paper H.3. Artificial Intelligence
Link Prediction in Social Networks: A Bibliometric Analysis and Review of Literature (1987-2021)

Akram Pasandideh; Mohsen Jahanshahi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2023, Pages 487-504

  Link prediction (LP) has become a hot topic in the data mining, machine learning, and deep learning community. This study aims to implement bibliometric analysis to find the current status of the LP studies and investigate it from different perspectives. The present study provides a Scopus-based bibliometric ...  Read More