Publications

Book Chapters:

L. Almazaydeh, K. Elleithy, M. Faezipur and A. Abushakra, “An Automated Classification Model using Voice Activity Detection (VAD) Algorithm to Detect Sleep Apnea”, Mobile Health (mHealth): The Technology Road Map, Springer (in press), 2013.

Journal Papers:

A. Abushakra and M. Faezipour, “A Novel Lung Capacity Model to Virtually Aid in Breath Regulation”, International Journal of High Speed Electronics and Systems,Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 1450011-1-1450011-10, DOI: 10.1142/S0129156414500116, May 2014. Download

A. Abushakra and M. Faezipour, “Augmenting Breath Regulation Using a Mobile Driven Virtual Reality Therapy Framework,” Biomedical and Health Informatics,  IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics(J-BHI) , vol.PP, no.99, pp.1,1,0 doi: 10.1109/JBHI. 2013.2281195  Download 

A. Abushakra and M. Faezipour, “Acoustic Signal Classification of Breathing Movements to Virtually Aid Breath Regulation” The IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in BioMedicine (TITB), Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 493-500, March 2013. Download

Conference Papers:

Laiali Almazaydeh, Khaled Elleithy, Miad Faezipour and Ahmad Abushakra, “Apnea Detection Based on Respiratory Signal Classification,”  3rd International Conference on Current and Future Trends of Information and Communication Technologies in Healthcare (ICTH-2013), Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, October 21-24, 2013. Download

Laiali Almazaydeh, Khaled Elleithy, Miad Faezipour and Ahmad Abushakra, “Apnea Detection Based on Respiratory Signal Classification”, Third International Conference on Innovative Computing Technology (INTECH), London, UK, 2013.

A. Abushakra and M. Faezipour, “Conceptual Framework of a Virtual Reality Environment to Assist Lung Cancer Patients”,  the  IEEE EMBS Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine Conference (MNM’12), pp. 20, Westin Maui, HI, Dec. 2012. Download

A. Abushakra and M. Faezipour, “Estimating Lung Capacity from Acoustic Signal of Respiration”, the  IEEE EMBS Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine Conference (MNM’12), pp. 19, Westin Maui, HI, Dec. 2012. Download

A. Abushakra and M. Faezipour, “Lung Capacity Estimation Through Acoustic Signal of Breath”, in Proceedings of the 12th IEEE International Conference on BioInformatics and BioEngineering (BIBE), pp. 386-391, Larnaca, Cyprus, Nov. 2012. Download

A. Abushakra and M. Faezipour, “An Automated Approach Towards Estimating Lung Capacity from Respiration Sounds”, IEEE Healthcare Innovations Conference (HIC’12), pp.232-235 , Houston, TX, Nov. 2012. Download

A. Abushakra, M. Faezipour, and A. Abumunshar, “Efficient Frequency-Based Classification of Respiratory Movements”, in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology (EIT’12), pp.1-5 , Indianapolis, IN, May 2012. Download

Y.Chen, A. Abushakra and J. lee, “Vision-based Horizon Detection and Target Tracking for UAVs in Traffic Surveillance” in 4th International IEEE Annual Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems,Washington, DC, October, 2011. Download

Posters:

Connecticut Microelectronics and Optoelectronics Consortium (CMOC’13),March. 2013, Yale University,New Haven, CT, USA, “A Novel Lung Capacity Model to  Virtually Aid in Breath Regulation by Ahmad Abushakra and Miad Faezipour ”

Faculty Research Day 2013, Bridgeport , CT, USA, ”Estimating Lung Capacity From Acoustic Signal of Respiration by Ahmad Abushakra and Miad Faezipour ”

The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Northeast Section Conference 2012, UMass Lowell , MA, USA, ” Breathing Movement Classification Using MFCCs by Ahmad Abushakra, Miad Faezipour, Anas Abumunshar and Prabir K. Patra” Download

Faculty Research Day 2012, Bridgeport , CT, USA, ” Breathing Movement Classification Using MFCCs by Ahmad Abushakra, Miad Faezipour, Anas Abumunshar and Prabir K. Patra”

The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Northeast Section Conference 2011, University of Hartford, CT, USA, ” Vision-based Horizon Detection and Target Tracking for UAVs by Ahmad Abushakra and Yingju Chen”