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Selected Works of Elisa Barney Smith – contains electronic copies of many of these papers.

Book Chapters:

Jon Bender, Arvin Farid, Ken Cornel, Jim Browning, and Elisa Barney Smith, “Chapter 32 – Electromagnetic Enhancement of Microbially Induced Calcite Precipitation,” in Geoenvironmental Practices and Sustainability: Linkages and Directions, Eds. G.L. Sivakumar Babu, Krishna R. Reddy, Anirban De, Manoj Datta, Springer, ISBN 978-981-10-4077-1, 2017, pp 323-334.

E. H. Barney Smith, “Chapter 1.2 – Document Creation, Image Acquisition and Document Quality,” in Handbook of Document Image Processing and Recognition, Eds. D. Doermann and K. Tombre, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 978-0-85729-858-4, June 2014.

L. Likforman-Sulem and E. H. Barney Smith, Reconnaissance des Formes, Théorie et Pratique sous matlab, Technosup Collection, Ellipses Édition Marketing, October 2013

E. Barney Smith, “Document Scanning,” McGraw-Hill 2005 Yearbook of Science and Technology, McGraw-Hill, 2005.

Journal Papers:

Kristy A Campbell, Kolton Drake, Elisa Barney Smith, “Pulse Shape and Timing Dependence on the Spike-Timing Dependent Plasticity Response of Ion-Conducting Memristors as Synapses,” Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 12/2016; 4(pt. B).

Arvin Farid, Mahsa Azad, Jim Browning, Elisa Barney Smith, “Electromagnetically-Induced Transport for Soil/Groundwater Remediation,” Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 141, No. 3, March 2015, # 04014115. (Nominated for the ASCE Middlebrooks Award)

T. Hoang, E. H. Barney Smith,A. Tabbone, “Sparsity-based edge noise removal from bilevel graphical document images,” International Journal of Document Analysis and Recognition, Springer Verlag, October 2013.

A. Rothenbuhler, T. Tran, E. H. Barney Smith, V. Saxena, K. A. Campbell, “Reconfigurable Threshold Logic Gates using Memristive Devices,” Journal of Low Power Electronics and Applications, Vol. 3, 2013, pp. 174-193.

L. Likforman-Sulem, J. Darbon, E.H. Barney Smith, “Enhancement of historical printed document images by combining Total Variation regularization and Non-Local Means filtering,” Image and Vision Computing, Elsevier.

E. H. Barney Smith, and X. Qiu, “Statistical image differences, degradation features and character distance metrics,” International Journal of Document Analysis and Recognition, Vol.6, No. 3, 2004, pp. 146-153.

The original publication is available on the Springer Link website. The copyright is owned by Springer Verlag.

E. H. Barney Smith, D. Monn, H. Veeramachaneni, K. Kise, A. Malizia, L. Todoran, A. El-Nasan, and R. Ingold, “Reports of the DAS02 working groups,” International Journal of Document Analysis and Recognition, Vol.6, No. 3, 2004, pp. 211-217.

The original publication is available on the Springer Link website. The copyright is owned by Springer Verlag.

E. H. Barney Smith, “Characterization of Image Degradation Caused by Scanning,” Pattern Recognition Letters, Volume 19, Number 13, 1998, pp. 1191-1197.

E. H. Barney Smith, C. Baltensperger, J. Drew, E. Siborg, “Target Rapid Automatic Classification System (TRACS) Development Methodology,” Journal of Underwater Acoustics, November 1993.

Technical Conference Papers:

Elisa H. Barney Smith and Bart Lamiroy, “Circle Detection Performance Evaluation Revisited,” Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 9657, January 2016.

Elisa H. Barney Smith, Eric Maggard, Scott Line, Mark Shaw, “Quantifying Print Quality for Practice,” NIP & Digital Fabrication Conference, November 2015, pp. 157-162.

Elisa H. Barney Smith and Bart Lamiroy, “Effects of Clustering Algorithms on Typographic Reconstruction,” International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, Nancy, France, August 2015.

E. H. Barney Smith, G. Fink, “Template generation from postmarks using cascaded unsupervised learning,” 3rd International Workshop on Historical Document Imaging and Processing (HIP 2015), Nancy, France, August 2015, pp. 92-98.

Vahab Bolvardi, Arvin Farid, Atena Najafi, Jim Browning, and Elisa Barney Smith, “Laboratory Study of Electromagnetically Induced Contaminant Removal,” International Foundations Congress & Equipment Exposition IFCEE 2015, San Antonio, March 2015, pp. 2657-2666.

Atena Najafi, Vahab Bolvardi, Arvin Farid, Jim Browning, Elisa Barney Smith, “Laboratory Study of the Effect of Electromagnetic Waves on Airflow during Air Sparging,” Proc. Annual Congress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE (Geo-Congress) 2014 Technical Papers: Geo-Characterization and Modeling for Sustainability, February 2014, pp. 1602-1611.

Arvin Farid, Atena Najafi, Mahsa Azad, Jim Browning, Elisa Barney Smith, “Electromagnetically Induced Transport in Water for Geoenvironmental Applications,” Proc. Annual Congress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE (Geo-Congress) 2014 Technical Papers: Geo-Characterization and Modeling for Sustainability, February 2014, pp. 1576-1585.

Atena Najafi, Sahba Azad, Arvin Farid, Jim Browning, Elisa Barney Smith, “Study of mechanisms governing electromagnetic alteration of hydraulic conductivity of soils,” Proc. Annual Congress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE (Geo-Congress) 2014 Technical Papers: Geo-Characterization and Modeling for Sustainability, February 2014, pp. 1693-1702.

A. Farid, M. Azad, J. Browning, and E. H. Barney Smith, “Electromagnetic Stimulation of Transport in Water for Geoenvironmental Applications,” Proceedings of PIERS 2013, Stockholm, Sweden, August 2013, pp. 1843-1848.

A. Farid, S. Azad, J. Browning, and E. H. Barney Smith, “Consequences of Electromagnetic Stimulation on Hydraulic Conductivity of Soils,” Proceedings of PIERS 2013, Stockholm, Sweden, August 2013, pp. 1510-1514.

T. Tran, A. Rothenbuhler, E. H. Barney Smith, V. Saxena and K. A. Campbell, “Reconfigurable Threshold Logic Gates using Memristive Devices,” 2012 IEEE Subthreshold Microelectronics Conference, Waltham, MA, 9-10 October 2012.

E. H. Barney Smith, C. An, “Effect of “Ground Truth” on Image Binarization,” Proc. Document Analysis Systems, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, March 2012.

M. Azad, H. Sangrey, A. Farid, J. Browning, E. H. Barney Smith, “Interaction Between Electromagnetic Waves and Transport in Saturated Media,” Annual Congress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE (Geo-Congress), March 2012.

A. Rothenbuhler, E. H. Barney Smith, P. Müllner, “Application of image processing to track twin boundary motion in magnetic shape memory alloys,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging – Image Processing: Machine Vision Applications V, Vol. 8300, Jan 2012, Paper 8300-9.

T. V. Hoang, E. H. Barney Smith, S. Tabbone, “Edge Noise Removal in Bilevel Graphical Document Images Using Sparse Representation,” International Conference on Image Processing, Brussels, Belgium, September 2011, Paper #WP.PE.7.

E. H. Barney Smith, S. Goyal, R. Scott, D. Lopresti, “Evaluation of Voting with Form Dropout Techniques for Ballot Vote Counting,” Proceedings International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, Beijing, China, September 2011, pp. 473-477.

A. Winder, T. Andersen, E. H. Barney Smith, “Extending Page Segmentation Algorithms for Mixed-Layout Document Processing,” Proceedings International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, Beijing, China, September 2011, pp 1245-1249.

E. H. Barney Smith, D. Lopresti, G. Nagy, Z. Wu, “Towards Improved Paper-Based Election Technology,” Proceedings International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, Beijing, China, September 2011, pp. 1255-1259.

C. J. Stanger, T. Tran and E. H. Barney Smith. “Descreening of Color Halftone Images in the Frequency Domain,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging – Color Imaging XVI: Displaying, Processing, Hardcopy, and Applications, San Francisco, CA, January 2011, Volume 7866.

E. H. Barney Smith and J. Darbon and L. Likforman-Sulem. “A Mask-based enhancement method for historical documents,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging – Document Recognition and Retrieval XVIII, San Francisco, CA, January 2011, Volume 7874.

E. H. Barney Smith. “An analysis of binarization ground truthing,” Proceedings of the 9th IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems, Boston, MA, 9-11 June 2010, pp. 27-33.

D. Lopresti, G. Nagy, E. H. Barney Smith. “Document Analysis Issues in Reading Optical Scan Ballots,” Proceedings of the 9th IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems, Boston, MA, 9-11 June 2010, pp. 105-112.

E. H. Barney Smith, L. Likforman-Sulem, J. Darbon, “Effect of Pre-processing on Binarization”, Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging – Document Recognition and Retrieval XVII, San Jose, CA, January 2010, Volume 7534.

E. H. Barney Smith, “Relating Electrophotographic Printing Model and ISO13660 Standard Attributes”, Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging – Image Quality and System Performance VII, San Jose, CA, January 2010, Volume 7529.

G. Zheng, E. H. Barney Smith, N. Rafla, T. Andersen, “2x1D Image Registration and Comparison”, Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging – Image Processing: Machine Vision Applications III, San Jose, CA, January 2010, Volume 7538.

L. Likforman, J. Darbon, and E. H. Barney Smith, “Pre-processing of degraded printed documents by Non-Local means and Total Variation”, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition 2009, Barcelona, Spain, 26-29 July 2009.

G. Nagy, B. Clifford, A. Berg, G. Saunders, D. Lopresti, and E. H. Barney Smith, “Camera-based Ballot Counter”, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition 2009, Barcelona, Spain, 26-29 July 2009.

P. Xiu, D. Lopresti, H. Baird, G. Nagy, and E. H. Barney Smith, “Style Based Ballot Mark Recognition”, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition 2009, Barcelona, Spain, 26-29 July 2009.

G. Nagy, B. Clifford, G. Saunders, E. H. Barney Smith, D. Lopresti and A. Berg, “Document Photography in Vitro,” Third International Workshop on Camera-Based Document Analysis and Recognition (CBDAR2009), Barcelona, Spain, 25 July 2009, pp. 26-33.

C. McGillivary, C. Hale, and E. H. Barney Smith, “Noise Effects in Bilevel Document Images,” 3rd Workshop on Analytics for Noisy Unstructured Text Data (AND-09), Barcelona, Spain, 23-24 July 2009, pp.17-24.

E.N. Dalal, E.H. Barney Smith, F. Gaykema, A. Haley, K. Kirk, D. Kozak, M. Robb, T. Qian, M.K. Tse, “INCITS W1.1 standards for perceptual evaluation of Text and Line Quality,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging, Image Quality and System Performance VI, San Jose, CA, January 2009, Paper #724203.

E. H. Barney Smith, D. Lopresti, and G. Nagy, “Mark Detection from Scanned Ballots”, Proc. Document Recognition and Retrieval XVI, San Jose, CA, January 2009, paper #72470P.

E. H. Barney Smith, D. Lopresti, and G. Nagy, “Ballot Mark Detection”, Proc. Nineteenth International Conference on Pattern Recognition, Tampa, Florida, 4-6 December, 2008, paper# 4761549.

D. Lopresti, G. Nagy, and E. Barney Smith, “A Document Analysis System for Supporting Electronic Voting Research,” Proc. Eighth IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems, Nara, Japan, 16-19 September 2008, pp. 167-174.

E. H. Barney Smith, “Modeling Image Degradations for Improving OCR”, (Invited paper), Proc. 16th European Signal Processing Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-29 August 2008.

D. K. Reed and E. H. Barney Smith, “Correlating degradation models and image quality metrics,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging, Document Recognition and Retrieval XV, Vol. 6815, San Jose, CA, 29-31 January 2008, paper #681508.

C. Hale and E. H. Barney Smith, “Human Image Preference and Document Degradation Models,” International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition 2007, Curitiba, Brazil, 23-26 September 2007, pp. 250-254.

C. Scott and E. H. Barney Smith, “An Unsupervised Fluoroscopic Analysis of Knee Joint Kinematics,” Proc. 19th IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Imaging, Salt Lake City, Utah, June 2006, pp. 377-380.

E. H. Barney Smith, H. Baird, W. Barrett, F. Le Bourgeois, X. Lin, G. Nagy and S. Simske, “DIAL 2004 Working Group Report on Acquisition Quality Control,” Proc. 2nd International Workshop on Document Image Analysis for Libraries 2006, Lyon, France, April 2006, pp. 373-376.

E. H. Barney Smith, “PSF estimation by gradient descent fit to the ESF,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging, Image Quality and System Performance III, Vol. 6059, San Jose, CA, January 2006, paper #605914.

E. H. Barney Smith and T. Andersen, “Partitioning of the degradation space for OCR training,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging, Document Recognition and Retrieval XIII, Vol. 6067, San Jose, CA, January 2006, paper #606705.

E. H. Barney Smith and T. Andersen, “Text Degradations and OCR Training,” International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition 2005, Seoul, Korea, 29 August – 1 September 2005, pp. 834-838

P. Garrison, D. Davis, T. Andersen, E. H. Barney Smith, “Study of style effects on OCR errors in the MEDLINE database,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging, Document Recognition and Retrieval XII, Vol. 5676, San Jose, CA, January 2005, pp. 28-36.

M. Norris and E. H. Barney Smith, “Printer Modeling for Document Imaging,” Proc. of the International Conference on Imaging Science, Systems, and Technology: CISST’04, Las Vegas, NV, June 21-24, 2004, pp. 14-20.

H. S. Yam and E. H. Barney Smith, “Estimating Degradation Model Parameters from Character Images,” Proc. International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition 2003, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003, pp. 710-714.

R. Clements and E. H. Barney Smith, “Speedup of Optical Scanner Characterization Subsystem,” Proc. SPIE Electronic Imaging, Document Recognition and Retrieval X, Vol 5010, Santa Clara, CA, January 2003, pp. 94-102.

E. H. Barney Smith and X. Qiu, “Relating statistical image differences and degradation features,” Document Analysis Symposium, Princeton, NJ, 19-21 August 2002, pp. 1-12.

E. H. Barney Smith, “Uniqueness of Bilevel Image Degradations,” Proc. SPIE Document Recognition and Retrieval IX, Vol. 4670, San Jose, CA, January 2002, pp. 174-180.

E. H. Barney Smith, “Scanner Parameter Estimation Using Bilevel Scans of Star Charts,” Proc. International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition 2001, Seattle, WA, 10-13 September 2001, pp. 1164-1168.

E. H. Barney Smith, “Bilevel Image Degradations: Effects and Estimation,” Proc. 2001 Symposium on Document Image Understanding Technology, Columbia, MD, 23-25 April 2001, pp. 49-55. 

E. H. Barney Smith, “Estimating Scanning Characteristics from Corners in Bilevel Images,” Proc. SPIE Document Recognition and Retrieval VIII, Vol. 4307, San Jose, CA, 21-26 January 2001, pp.176-183.

E. H. Barney and H. Kaufman, “Model Reference Adaptive Control of Cardiac Output and Blood Pressure Through Two Drug Infusions,” Proc. 5th IEEE International Symposium on Intelligent Control 1990, September 1990, pp. 739-744.

 
Other Technical Publications:

E. H. Barney Smith, “A new metric describes the edge noise in bilevel images,” SPIE Newsroom, November 2009, DOI

Education Conference Papers:

R. Miller and E. H. Barney Smith, “Education by Design: Connecting Engineering and Elementary Education,” Proceedings Hawaii International Conference on Education, Honolulu, HI, January 2006.

E. H. Barney Smith and R. Miller, “Engineering for Educators,” Proceedings ASEE Annual Conference, Portland, OR, June 2005, paper #9259.

E. H. Barney Smith and E. Bringsjord, “An Analysis of the Comparative Effectiveness of a Computerized Module in Probability Theory,” New England Educational Research Organization, 30th Annual Conference, Portland, ME, April 1998.

 
Posters:

E. H. Barney Smith, “Optical Page Scanner System Modeling and Degradations,” DOE Workshop at Pacific Northwest National Labs, 4-6 June 2002.