Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

  1. Hosein M. Golshan, Adam O. Hebb, Sara Hanrahan, Joshua Nedrud, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “An FFT-based Synchronization Approach to Recognize Human Behaviors using STN-LFP Signal“, IEEE Conference on ICASSP, New Orleans, March 2017.
  2. Behzad Hasani and M. H. Mahoor, “Spatio-Temporal Facial Expression Recognition Using Convolutional Neural Networks and Conditional Random Fields”, Face and Gesture Recognition Conference, Workshop, Washington DC, 2017
  3. Behzad Hasani and M. H. Mahoor, “Facial Affect Estimation in the Wild Using Deep Residual and Convolutional Networks”, CVPR workshop, Hawaii, 2017
  4. Behzad Hasani and M. H. Mahoor, “Facial Expression Recognition Using Enhanced Deep 3D Convolutional Neural Networks”, CVPR workshop, Hawaii, 2017
  5. Michelle J. Salvador, Sophia Marsh, Anibal Gutierrez, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “Development of an ABA Autism Intervention Delivered by a Humanoid Robot”, 8th International Conference on Social Robotics, Kansas City, November 2016.
  6. S. Mohammad Mavadati, Howard Feng, Michelle Salvador, Sophia Silver, Anibal Gutierrez, Mohammad Mahoor, A Novel Robot-based Therapeutic Protocol for Training Children with Autism, 25th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (Ro-MAN), New York City, August 2016. Received the RSJ/KROS Distinguished Interdisciplinary Research Award!
  7. Hosein M. Golshan, Adam O. Hebb, Sara Hanrahan, Joshua Nedrud, Mohammad H. Mahoor A Multiple Kernel Learning Approach for Human Behavioral Task Classification Using STN-LFP Signal, 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Orlando, USA, 2016
  8. Mohammad Mavadati, Peyten Sanger, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Extended DISFA Dataset: Investigating Posed and Spontaneous Facial Expressions, IEEE conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (CVPR’W), Las Vegas, June 2016.
  9. Ali Mollahosseini, Behzad Hassani, Michelle J. Salvador, Hojjat Abdollahi, David Chan, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Facial Expression Recognition from the World Wild Web, IEEE conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (CVPR’W), Las Vegas, June 2016. http://arxiv.org/abs/1605.03639
  10. Ali Mollahosseini, David Chan, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “Going Deeper in Facial Expression Recognition using Deep Neural Networks”, IEEE Winter Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), 2016 http://arxiv.org/abs/1511.04110
  11. Niketeghad, Soroush ;   Hebb, Adam O. ;   Nedrud, Joshua ;   Hanrahan, Sara ;   Mahoor, Mohammad H. , “Motor Task Event Detection using Subthalamic Nucleus Local Field Potentials”, 37th IEEE International Conference in Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC’15), Milano, Italy, August 2015.
  12. Michelle Salvador, Sophia Silver, Mohammad Mahoor, “An Emotion Recognition Comparative Study of Autistic and Typically-Developing Children using the Zeno Robot”, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), Seattle, Washington.
  13. S. Mohammad Mavadati, Howard Feng, Anibal Gutierrez, and Mohammad H. Mahoor, “Comparing the Gaze Responses of Children with Autism and Typically Developed Individuals in Human-Robot Interaction”, 2014 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots.
  14. A. Mollahosseini, G. Graitzer, E. Borts, S. Conyers, R. M. Voyles, R. Cole, M.H. Mahoor, “An Emotive Lifelike Robotic Face for Natural Face-to-Face Communication”, 2014 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots.
  15. Xiao Zhang, Ali Mollahosseini, Amir H. Kargar B., Evan Boucher, Richard Voyles, Rodney Nielsen, Mohammad Mahoor, “Ebear: An Expressive Bear-Like Robot”, in the 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (Ro-MAN), Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Aug 2014.
  16. Yanzhe Cui, Richard Voyles, Joshua Lane, Mohammad Mahoor, “ReFrESH: A Self-Adaptation Framework to Support Fault Tolerance in Field Mobile Robot”, IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Chicago, 2014.
  17. Zaker, N., Mahoor, M.H., Messinger, D.S., Cohn, “Jointly Detecting Infants Multiple Facial Action Units Expressed During Spontaneous Face-to-Face Communication”,  the IEEE International Conference on Imaging Processing. La Defense, Paris, France. October 2014.
  18. Hadi Rezaeilouyeh, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Jun Zhang, Francisco G. La Rosa, Samuel Chang, Priya N. Werahera,  “Diagnosis of Prostatic Carcinoma on Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Using Shearlet Transform”, the 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC’14), Chicago, Illinois, August 2014.
  19. Soroush Niketeghad, Adam O. Hebb, Joshua Nedrud, Sara Hanrahan, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “Single Trial Behavioral Task Classification Using Subthalamic Nucleus Local Field Potential Signals”,  36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC’14), Chicago, Illinois, August 2014.
  20. Amir H. Kargar B., Ali Mollahosseini, Taylor Struemph, Wilson Pace, Rodney D. Nielsen, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “Automatic Measurement of Physical Mobility in Get-Up-and-Go Test Using Kinect Sensor“, the 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC’14), Chicago, Illinois, August 2014.
  21. S.M. Mavadati and M.H. Mahoor, “Temporal Facial Expression Modeling for Automated Action Unit Intensity Measurement“, in the 22nd International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Stockholm, Sweden, August 2014.
  22. X. Zhang and M.H. Mahoor, “Simultaneous Detection of Multiple Facial Action Units via Hierarchical Task Structure Learning“, in the 22nd International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Stockholm, Sweden, August 2014.
  23. H. Rezaeilouyeh, M.H. Mahoor, F. La Rosa, and J.J. Zhang, “Prostate Cancer Detection and Gleason Grading of Histological Images using Shearlet Transform”, 47th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Nov. 2013.
  24. H. Jiang, J.J. Zhang, A. O. Hebb,and M.H. Mahoor, “Time-frequency Analysis of Brain Electrical Signals for Behavior Recognition in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease”, 47th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Nov.2013.
  25. X. Zhang, M.H. Mahoor, S.M. Mavadati, and J.F. Cohn, “A lp-norm MTMKL Framework for Simultaneous Detection of Multiple Facial Action Units”, in the  IEEE Winter conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV’14), Steamboat Springs, Co, March 2014.
  26. X. Zhang and M. H. Mahoor, and R. Nielsen, “On Multi-task Learning for Facial Action Unit Detection”, in the 2013 Image and Vision Computing New Zealand Conference (IVCNZ), Nov. 2013.
  27. S.M. Mavadati, M. H. Mahoor, and X. Zhang, “Manifold Alignment Using Curvature Information”, in the 2013 Image and Vision Computing New Zealand Conference (IVCNZ), Nov. 2013.
  28. M.R. Mohammadi, E. Fatemizadeh, and M.H. Mahoor, “Simultaneous Recognition of Facial Expression and Identity via Sparse Representation”, in the IEEE Winter conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV14)
  29. Xiaoxiao Dai, Meng Wu, Bradley Davidson, Mohammad Mahoor and Jun Zhang, “Image-based Fall Detection with Human Posture Sequence Modeling“, the IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI), Philadelphia, USA, September 2013.
  30. Mustafa Ayad, Jason Jun Zhang Jason, Richard Voyles, Mohammad Mahoor, “Mobile Robot Connectivity Maintenance Based Electromagnetic Field Recognition“, IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Osaka University, Japan, Nov. 2013.
  31. Zakia Hammal, Jeffrey F Cohn, Daniel S Messinger, Whitney Mattson and Mohammad Mahoor, “Head movement dynamics during normal and perturbed parent-infant interaction“, Proceedings of the Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction, Geneva, Switzerland. September 2013.
  32. H. Rezaeilouyeh, M.H. Mahoor, S.M. Mavadati, J. Zhang, “A Microscopic Image Classification Method using Shearlet Transform“,  IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI 2013),   Philadelphia, USA, September 2013.
  33. Yanzhe Cui, Richard Voyles, Mohammad H. Mahoor, ReFrESH, Part I: A Self-Adaptive Architecture for Embedded Systems. 9th IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering. Madison, Wisconsin, August 2013.
  34. Ali Mollahosseini and Mohammad H. Mahoor, “Bidirectional Warping of Active Appearance Model“, in IEEE CVPR workshop on Analysis and Modeling of Faces and Gestures, Portland, OR, June 2013.
  35. X. Zhang, M.H. Mahoor, and R.M. Voyles, “Facial Expression Recognition using HessianMKL based Multiclass-SVM”, in EmoSpace Workshop with the IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition, Shanghai, China, April 2013.
  36. Girard, J. M., Cohn, J. F., Mahoor, M. H., Mavadati, S. M., Rosenwald, D., “Manual and automatic analysis of facial affective reactivity in major depressive disorder”. IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition, Shanghai, China, 2013.
  37. N. Zaker, M.H. Mahoor, W. I. Mattson, D.S. Messinger, J.F. Cohn, “A study on different classification methods for automatic measurement of spontaneous facial expression“, In the 10th IEEE Conference on Automated Face and Gesture Conference, April 2013.
  38. Yongqiang Li, Seyed Mohammad Mavadati, Mohammad H. Mahoor’s, and Qiang Ji, “A Unified Probabilistic Framework For Measuring The Intensity of Spontaneous Facial Action Units“, 10th IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition, 2013
  39. Nazanin Zaker, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Whitney I. Mattson, Daniel S. Messinger, Jeffrey F. Cohn, “Intensity Measurement of Spontaneous Facial Actions: Evaluation of Different Image Representations”, In the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning and Epigenetic Robotics, November 2012.
  40. Yanzhe Cui, Richard M. Voyles, Miao He, Guangying Jiang, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “A Self-Adaptation Framework for Heterogeneous Miniature Search and Rescue Robots”, in the 10th IEEE International Symposium on Safety, Security, and Rescue Robotics, College Station, Texas, Nov. 2012.
  41. S. M. Mavadati, M. H. Mahoor, K. Bartlett, P. Trinh, “Automatic Detection Of Non-Posed Facial Action Units”, In the proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP’12), Orlando, FL 2012.
  42. Ali Mollahosseini, Mohammad H. Mahoor, and Hamid Shahbazkia, “Bidirectional Warping of Active Appearance Model”, In the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning and Epigenetic Robotics, November 2012.
  43. S. Mohammad Mavadati and Mohammad H. Mahoor, “Curvature Estimation of High-dimensional Data: Implication for Behavioral Data Analysis”, In the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning and Epigenetic Robotics, November 2012.
  44. He, M., Cui, Y., Voyles, R. M., and Mahoor, M. H. , “Morphing Crossbar: A Partial Dynamic Reconfiguration Architecture for Module Interconnect”, In the proceeding of the 7th International Workshop on Reconfigurable Communication-centric Systems-on-Chip. York, UK. July 2012.
  45. Evans, J., Neilson, P., Rath, J., De Witt, J., Laz, P. J., & Mahoor, M. H., “Design Of An Eye Tracking System Enabling Communication For Tbi And Sci Patients”, Puerto Rico: the ASME 2012 Summer Bioengineering Conference. (Finalist in the undergraduate design project competition in rehabilitation and assistive devices).
  46. Ayad, M., Zhang, J. J., Voyles, R. M., & Mahoor, M. H. “Electromagnetic Field Recognition for Proactive Robot Communication Connectivity Maintenance”,  In the proceeding of the Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2012, Pacific Grove, CA.
  47. Saba Bakhshi, Mohammad H. Mahoor, and Bradley S. Davidson, ” DEVELOPMENT OF A BODY JOINT ANGLE MEASUREMENT SYSTEM USING IMU SENSORS “, the 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC ’11), Boston, Aug. 30th-Sep. 3rd, 2011.
  48. Saba Bakhshi, Xin Li, Nikolay Semenov, Jesús Apodaca-Madrid, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Kimberly E. Newman, Carlin S. Long, and Christine Neuman, ” Congestive Heart Failure Home Monitoring Pilot Study in Urban Denver “, In the 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC ’11), Boston, Aug. 30th-Sep. 3rd, 2011.
  49. Kevin L. Veon, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Richard M. Voyles, ” Video Stabilization Using SIFT-ME Features and Fuzzy Clustering “, In the 2011 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS 2011), Sep. 2011, San Francisco, CA.
  50. S. Bakhshi and M.H. Mahoor, ” Development of a Wearable Sensor System for Measuring Body Joint Flexion “, In the proceedings of the Body Sensor Networks (BSN) Conference, Dallas, May 23-25, 2011.
  51. M. H. Mahoor, M. Zhou, K. Veon, S. M. Mavadati and J. Cohn, “ Facial Action Unit Recognition with Sparse Representation ”, In the proceedings of the 9th IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG011), Santa Barbra CA, March 2011.
  52. A-Nasser Ansari, M. H. Mahoor, and M. Abdel-Mottaleb, “ Normalized 3d to 2d Model-Based Facial Image Synthesis for 2d Model-Based Face Recognition ”, the IEEE GCC conference and Exhibition, Dubai, Feb. 2011.
  53. K. Veon and M. H. Mahoor, “ Localized Support Vector Machines Using Parzen Window for Incomplete Sets of Categories ”, the IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV 2011), Hawaii, January 2011.
  54. D. Alie, M. H. Mahoor, W. Mattson, D. Anderson, and D. S. Messinger, “ Analysis of Eye Gaze Pattern of Infants at Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder using Markov Models ”,  the IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV 2011), Hawaii, January 2011.
  55. Rodney D Nielsen, Richard Voyles, Daniel Bolanos, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Wilson Pace, Katie Siek, and Wayne Ward, “ A Platform for Human-Robot dialog Systems Research ”, presented at the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) Fall Symposium, Arlington, Virginia, November 2010.
  56. M. H. Mahoor, R. Godzdanker, K. Dalamagkidis, K. P. Valavanis, “ Vision-Based Landing of Light Weight Unmanned Helicopters on a Smart landing Platform ”, Proceedings of the International Conference & Exhibition on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV’10), Dubai, June 2010.
  57. Wu, G., Mahoor, M.H., Althloothi, S., Voyles, R., “ SIFT-Motion Estimation (SIFT-ME): A New Feature for Human Activity Recognition ”, The 2010 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Pattern Recognition, Los Vegas, July 2010.
  58. Althloothi, S., Voyles, R., Mahoor, M.H., Wu, G., “ 2D Human Skeleton Model from Monocular Video for Human Activity Recognition ”, The 2010 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Pattern Recognition, Los Vegas, July 2010.
  59. Steven Cadavid, Mohammad H. Mahoor, and Mohamed Abdel-Mottaleb, ” Multi-modal Biometric Modeling and Recognition of the Human Face and Ear “, International Workshop on Safety, Security, and Rescue Robotics, November 2009.
  60. M. H. Mahoor, S. Cadavid, M. Abdel-Mottaleb, ” MULTI-MODAL EAR AND FACE MODELING AND RECOGNITION “, To present in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, Cairo, Egypt, 2009.
  61. S. Cadavid, M. Abdel-Mottaleb, D. S. Messinger, M. H. Mahoor, & L. E. Bahrick, ” Detecting local audio-visual synchrony in monologues utilizing vocal pitch and facial landmark trajectories “. British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), 2009.
  62. S. Cadavid, M. H. Mahoor, D. S. Messinger, J. F. Cohn, ” Automated Classification of Gaze Direction Using Spectral Regression and Support Vector Machine “. International Conference on Affective Computing & Intelligent Interaction. Netherland, 2009.
  63. D. S. Messinger, M. H. Mahoor, S. Cadavid, M. Kimijima, JD Haltigan, and J. F. Cohn, ” The Role of Eye Constriction in Positive and Negative Infant Emotional Expressions “, Hot Topic paper presented to the International Society for Research in Emotions. Leuven, Belgium, 2009.
  64. M. H. Mahoor, S. Cadavid, D. S. Messinger, and J. F. Cohn, ” A Framework for Automated Measurement of the Intensity of Non-Posed Facial Action Units “, 2nd IEEE Workshop on CVPR for Human communicative Behavior analysis (CVPR4HB), Miami Beach, June 25, 2009.
  65. M. H. Mahoor, A. Ansari, and M. Abdel-Mottaleb, “ Multi-modal (2-D and 3-D) Face Modeling and Recognition Using Attributed Relational Graph ”, IEEE International Conference on Image    Processing, ICIP08, Sept. 2008, San Diego, CA.
  66. Messinger, D.S.  Mahoor, M. H., Cadavid, S. Chow, S. Cohn, J.F., ” Early Interactive Emotional Development “, IEEE 7th International Conference on Development and Learning. Monterey, CA. 2008.
  67. M. H. Mahoor and M. Abdel-Mottaleb, “ 3D Face Recognition based on: Ridge Image and Hausdorff Distance ”, IEEE International Conference on Image    Processing, ICIP07, Sept. 2007, San Antonio, TX.
  68. A. Ansari, M. Abdel-Mottaleb, and M. H. Mahoor, “ 3D Face Mesh Modeling From Range Images for 3D Face Recognition ”, accepted in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP-2007.
  69. N. Gracias, S. Negahdaripour, A. Gleason and M. H. Mahoor, “ Fast Image Blending using Watersheds and Graph Cuts ”, In the Proceedings of British Machine Vision Conference 2006 (BMVC06), Edinburgh, September 2006.
  70. A. Ansari, M. Abdel-Mottaleb and M. H. Mahoor, “ Disparity-Based 3D Face Modeling Using 3D Deformable Facial Mask for 3D Face Recognition ”, in the Proceedings of International Conference on Multimedia and Expo 2006 (ICME06), Toronto, Canada, July 2006, pp 981-984.
  71. A. Ansari, M. Abdel-Mottaleb and M. H. Mahoor, “ Disparity-Based 3D Face Modeling For 3D Face Recognition ”, International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP06), Atlanta, October 2006.
  72. A. Ansari,  M. Abdel-Mottaleb and M. H. Mahoor, “ A Multimodal Approach for 3D Face Modeling and Recognition Using Deformable Mesh Model ”, Biometrics Symposium 2006, Baltimore, Maryland, September 2006.
  73. M. H. Mahoor and M. Abdel-Mottaleb, “ Facial Features Extraction in Color Images Using Enhanced Active Shape Model ”, In the proceedings of the 7th IEEE international conference of AFGR, Southampton, UK 2006.
  74. M. H. Mahoor and M. Abdel-Mottaleb, “ Automatic Classification of Teeth in Bitewing Dental Images ”, International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP04, Oct 24-27, 2004 Singapore.
  75. M. H. Mahoor and Bijan Vosoughi, “ Mathematical Modeling of Neurons ”, 4th Conference of Computer Association in Iran, 1999.
  76. M. Mokhtari-Dizaji, E. Zahedi, M. Gity, N. Ahmadinejad, A. Sharafi, M. H. Mahoor, “Evaluation Of Optical Flow Technique On Detection Of Internal Displacement Of Tissue In Ultrasound Images”, In the proceedings of the 2nd Conference on Machine Vision, Image Processing & Applications (MVIP’03), Tehran, Feb. 2003.