Text Box: Research: My current research interests include wireless sensor networks, security in wireless ad hoc and sensor networks, performance analysis in wireless communications, resource allocation strategy for multimedia wireless networks, speech processing, image and video compression techniques and the neural network applications.

 

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Text Box: Journal Publications: 
1.   Y. Zhang, E. Salari and S. Zhang, Reducing Blocking Artifacts in JPEG Compressed Images Using an Adaptive Neural Network-based Algorithm, Neural Computing and Application, doi:10.1007/s00521-011-0740-1, Vol. 22, pp3-10, 2013, supported by NSF award 1059116, PDF 
 
2.  Y. Zhang, W. Li and Salari,  Handoff Determination for a Hybrid Channel Allocation Algorithm in Wireless and Mobile Networks, Journal of Interconnection Networks, Vol. 13, Nos. 3&4 , 2012, DOI: 10. 1142/S0219265912500144, supported by NSF award 1059116. PDF,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S0219265912500144
 
3.    Y. Zhang and W. Li, Modeling and energy consumption evaluation of a stochastic wireless sensor network, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, doi:10.1186/1687-1499-2012-282, 2012, supported by NSF award 1059116, PDF
4.    Y. Zhang and E. Salari, Modeling and Analysis of a Novel CAC Scheme in Heterogeneous Multimedia Wireless Networks, International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR), Vol 3, pp 23-26, 2012. PDF
5.    Y. Zhang and W. Li, An Energy-Based Stochastic Model for Wireless Sensor Networks, Wireless sensor network, Vol. 3, pp. 322-328, 2011. 10.4236/wsn.2011.39035 supported by  NSF award 1059116, PDF
6.     Y. Zhang and E. Salari, A Hybrid Channel Allocation Algorithm with Priority to Handoff Calls in Mobile Cellular Networks, Computer Communications, Vol. 32, pp. 880-887, 2009. PDF
7.     Y. Zhang and E. Salari, Utilisation analysis and comparison for multimedia wireless networks, International Journal Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol 3, No. 3, pp. 185- 190, 2008. PDF
8.     G. Martins and Y. Zhang, Design of Wave Digital Lattice Filters with Flat Passband, Equiripple Stopband and Nearly Constant Group Delay, International Journal of Electronics and Communications, Vol. 58, pp. 30-36, 2004. PDF
9.      Y. Zhang, Reliability Analysis of an (N+1)-unit Standby System with Pre-emptive Priority Rule, Journal of Microelectronics and Reliability, vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 19-26, 1996.
10.    Y. Zhang, Application of the Regularization Method to the Numerical Solution of the Fred­holm’s Equations of the First Kind, Journal of Hebei Normal Institute (Natural Science) No. 3, pp. 42-52, Mar. 1990.
11.    Y. Zhang, Solving the  Fredholm’s Integral Equations of the First Kind by Using the  Regularization Approach, Journal of Hebei Normal Institute (Natural Science) No. 12, pp. 20-24, 1989
12.    Y. Zhang, A Regularization Method to the Fredholm’s Integral Equation of the First Kind,Journal of Hebei Normal University (Natural Science) No. 4, pp. 45-53, 1989.
13.    Y. Zhang, Solve Mellin Integral Equation by Using the Regularization Method, Journal of Science and Technology, No. 2, pp. 15-18, Feb, 1989.  
Conference Proceedings
 1.  Y. Zhang ,W. Li and E. Salari,  Handoff Determination for Hybrid Channel Allocation Algorithm in Wireless Network, In Proceeding of 2012 International Symposium on Pervasive    Systems, Algorithms, and Networks, December 13-15, 2012.
2.  Y. Zhang, X. Chen and L. Kehinde, Developing Digital/Analog Telecommunication Laboratory. in Proceedings of ASEE annual conference and exposition, Vancouver, Canada, J June 26-29, 2011.
3.   X. Chen, L. Kehinde, Y. Zhang, S. Darayan and D. Olowokere, Using Virtual and remote laboratory to enhance Engineering Technology Education. in Proceedings of ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June26-29, 2011.
4.    Y. Zhang and W. Li, A Spectrum Sharing Scheme in Two Cellular Wireless Networks in the Proceeding of First International Workshop on Mobile Multimedia Networking      Workshop ( IWMMN) 2010, Chicago, USA, Jun.29-Jul.2, 2010.
5.    Y. Zhang, The Application of MATLAB to Teaching Communication Systems, in Proceedings of ASEE annual conference and exposition, Austin, USA, June 14-17, 2009.
6.    Y. Zhang and S. Salari, A Novel Post-processing Method for Reducing Blocking Artifacts in Block-Coded Images, in Proceedings of 2006 IEEE International Conference on   Electro/information Technology, East  Lansing, MI, USA, May 9-11, 2006.
7.    W. Li, Y. Zhang,  and S. Man, Numerical Analysis for the Optimal Reserved Channel Numbers in Reserved Channel Scheme with Hybrid Revenue of Incomplete and Complete Calls, in Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications (WirelessCom' 2005), Hawaii, USA, June 13-16, 2005. 
8.    Wei Li , S. Man and Y. Zhang The Optimal Reservation Channel Numbers in a Reserved Channel Allocation Scheme with Linear Revenue Function of Actual Call Connection Time, in Proceedings of The 9th International Conference on Telecommunications,  pp.38-42, Beijing, China, June 23-26, 2002.
 9.  Y. Zhang, Cascade Decomposition with Canonical Scattering Polynomials, in the Proceeding of 1999 Graduate Conference, GRADCON’99, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Oct. 1, 1999.
 
Text Box: Funded research projects:
-   Principal Investigator (PI) Advanced speech feature extraction for automated Deception. Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education/U.S. Department of Homeland Security, $50,000, 6/01/2013-5/31/2014
-   Principal Investigator (PI), EAGER: A Study of Security Countermeasures for Cyber-Physical Systems, National Science Foundation (NSF), Award No. 1059116. $80,000, 09/15/2010-08/31/2013
-   Principal Investigator (PI), National Science Foundation (NSF), Supplementary of   NSF, Award No.1227709. $7,980, 04/17/2010-08/31/2013.
-   Principal Investigator (PI), Reducing Blocking Artifacts in JPEG Compressed Images Using an Adaptive Neural Network-based Algorithm, TSU Seed Grant, $15,000, 2009
 
 
 
 
 
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Text Box: Welcome to my web site. This is a place you know more about me, about my research and teaching. I have joined in Texas Southern University since 2008. I obtained my Ph.D. from the University of Toledo and a M.S. degree from the University of Manitoba, Canada, both in Electrical Engineering. I received a B.S. degree in Mathematics from Shandong University, China.
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