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- D O’Loughlin, BL Oliveira, M Glavin, E Jones, M O’Halloran "Comparing Radar-Based Breast Imaging Algorithm Performance with Realistic Patient-Specific Permittivity Estimation", Journal of Imaging 5 (11), 87,2019
- A Parsi, D O’Loughlin, M Glavin, E Jones "Prediction of Sudden Cardiac Death in Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators: A Review and Comparative Study of Heart Rate Variability Features", IEEE reviews in biomedical engineering, 2019
- M Gallagher, S Chandra, P Kapsalas, C Hughes, M Glavin, E Jones "Fourier Mellin transform characterisation in the automotive environment", Signal, Image and Video Processing 12 (8), 1587-1594, 2018
- D Mullins, D Coburn, L Hannon, E Jones, E Clifford, M Glavin "Using image processing for determination of settled sludge volume", Water Science and Technology 78 (2), 390-401, 2018
- D O’Loughlin, BL Oliveira, A Santorelli, E Porter, M Glavin, E Jones, M Popović, M O’Halloran "Sensitivity and specificity estimation using patient-specific microwave imaging in diverse experimental breast phantoms", IEEE transactions on medical imaging 38 (1), 303-311, 2018
- G Cappiello, T Drizdal, B Mc Ginley, M O’Halloran, M Glavin, GC van Rhoon, E Jones, MM Paulides "The potential of time-multiplexed steering in phased array microwave hyperthermia for head and neck cancer treatment" Physics in Medicine & Biology 63 (13), 135023, 2018
- M Elahi, D O’Loughlin, B Lavoie, M Glavin, E Jones, E Fear, M O’Halloran "Evaluation of Image reconstruction algorithms for confocal microwave imaging: Application to patient data", Sensors 18 (6), 1678, 2018
- B Oliveira, D Godinho, M O’Halloran, M Glavin, E Jones, R Conceição "Diagnosing breast cancer with microwave technology: Remaining challenges and potential solutions with machine learning" , Diagnostics 8 (2), 36, 2018.
- E Hamuda, B Mc Ginley, M Glavin, E Jones "Improved image processing-based crop detection using Kalman filtering and the Hungarian algorithm", Computers and electronics in agriculture 148, 37-44, 2018
- D Mullins, D Coburn, L Hannon, E Jones, E Clifford, M Glavin "A novel image processing-based system for turbidity measurement in domestic and industrial wastewater" , Water Science and Technology 77 (5), 1469-1482, 2018.
- D O’Loughlin, M O’Halloran, BM Moloney, M Glavin, E Jones, MA Elahi, "Microwave breast imaging: Clinical advances and remaining challenges", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 65 (11), 2580-2590, 2018
- BL Oliveira, D O’Loughlin, M O’Halloran, E Porter, M Glavin, E Jones, "Microwave Breast Imaging: experimental tumour phantoms for the evaluation of new breast cancer diagnosis systems", Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express 4 (2), 025036, 2018
- G Cappiello, T Drizdal, B Mc Ginley, MO Halloran, M Glavin, GC Van Rhoon, E Jones, MM Paulides, "The potential of time-multiplexed steering in phased array microwave hyperthermia for head and neck cancer treatment", Phys. Med. Biol. 63 (2018) 13502, 2018.
- D O'Loughlin, MA Elahi, E Porter, A Shahzad, BL Oliveira, M Glavin, E Jones, M O'Halloran, "Open-source software for microwave radar-based image reconstruction", IET Digital Library, 408 (4 pp.)-408 (4 pp.), 2018
- D O’Loughlin, B Oliveira, M Elahi, M Glavin, E Jones, M Popović, M O'Halloran, "Parameter search algorithms for microwave radar-based breast imaging: Focal quality metrics as fitness functions", Sensors 17 (12), 2823, 2017.
- D O'Loughlin, F Krewer, M Glavin, E Jones, M O'Halloran, "Focal quality metrics for the objective evaluation of confocal microwave images", International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies 9 (7), 1365-1372, 2017.
- MA Elahi, C Curtis, BR Lavoie, M Glavin, E Jones, E Fear, M O’Halloran, "Performance of leading artifact removal algorithms assessed across microwave breast imaging prototype scan configurations", Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics 58, 33-44, 2017.
- MA Elahi, M Glavin, E Jones, M O’Halloran, "Adaptive artifact removal for selective multistatic microwave breast imaging signals", Biomedical Signal Processing and Control 34, 93-100, 2017.
- E Hamuda, B Mc Ginley, M Glavin, E Jones, "Automatic crop detection under field conditions using the HSV colour space and morphological operations", Computers and electronics in agriculture 133, 97-107, 2017
- A Shahzad, M O’Halloran, E Jones, M Glavin, "A multistage selective weighting method for improved microwave breast tomography", Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics 54, 6-15, 2016.
- G Cappiello, B McGinley, MA Elahi, T Drizdal, MM Paulides, M Glavin, M O'Halloran, E Jones, "Differential evolution optimization of the SAR distribution for head and neck hyperthermia", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 64 (8), 1875-1885, 2016.
- D Craven, B McGinley, L Kilmartin, M Glavin, E Jones, "Energy-efficient Compressed Sensing for ambulatory ECG monitoring", Computers in biology and medicine 71, 1-13, 2016.
- D Craven, B McGinley, L Kilmartin, M Glavin, E Jones, "Adaptive dictionary reconstruction for compressed sensing of ECG signals", EEE journal of biomedical and health informatics 21 (3), 645-654, 2016
- S Tuohy, M Glavin, E Jones, C Hughes, L Kilmartin, "Hybrid testbed for simulating in-vehicle automotive networks", Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory 66, 193-211, 2016. [DOI]
- E Hamuda, M Glavin, E Jones, "A survey of image processing techniques for plant extraction and segmentation in the field", Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 125, 184-199, 2016.
- S Tuohy, A Winterlich, B McGinley, M Glavin, E Jones, P Denny, L Kilmartin, "Evaluating the influence of packet loss on visual quality of perception for high bandwidth automotive networks", Signal Processing: Image Communication 43, 15-27, 2016.
- D Dooley, B McGinley, C Hughes, L Kilmartin, E Jones, M Glavin, "A blind-zone detection method using a rear-mounted fisheye camera with combination of vehicle detection methods", IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems 17 (1), 264-278.
- P Hurney, P Waldron, F Morgan, E Jones, M Glavin, "Review of pedestrian detection techniques in automotive far-infrared video", IET intelligent transport systems 9 (8), 824-832, 2015.
S Tuohy, M Glavin, C Hughes, E Jones, M Trivedi, L Kilmartin, "Intra-vehicle networks: A review", IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems 16 (2), 534-545,2015.
- A Winterlich, C Hughes, L Kilmartin, M Glavin, E Jones, "An oriented gradient based image quality metric for pedestrian detection performance evaluation", Signal Processing: Image Communication 31, 61-75, 2015
- P O’Donovan, D Coburn, E Jones, L Hannon, M Glavin, D Mullins, E Clifford, "A cloud-based distributed data collection system for decentralised wastewater treatment plants", Procedia Engineering 119, 464-469, 2015.
- A Winterlich, P Denny, L Kilmartin, M Glavin, E Jones, "Performance optimization for pedestrian detection on degraded video using natural scene statistics", Journal of Electronic Imaging 23 (6), 061114-061114, 2014.
- P Hurney, P Waldron, F Morgan, E Jones, M Glavin, "Night-time pedestrian classification with histograms of oriented gradients-local binary patterns vectors", IET intelligent transport systems 9 (1), 75-85, 2014.
- S Tuohy, M Glavin, E Jones, M Trivedi, L Kilmartin "Next generation wired intra-vehicle networks, a review", Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (IV), 2013 IEEE, 777-782, 2013.
- DO Cualain, M Glavin, E Jones, "Multiple-camera lane departure warning system for the automotive environment", IET Intelligent Transport Systems 6 (3), 223-234, 2012.
- R McFeely, M Glavin, E Jones, "Shadow identification for digital imagery using colour and texture cues", IET image processing 6 (2), 148-159, 2012.
- DO Cualain, C Hughes, M Glavin, E Jones, "Automotive standards-grade lane departure warning system", IET Intelligent Transport Systems 6 (1), 44-57, 2012.
- C Hughes, M Glavin, E Jones, "Simple fish-eye calibration method with accuracy evaluation", ELCVIA Electronic Letters on Computer Vision and Image Analysis 10 (1), 2011.
- R O'malley, M Glavin, E Jones, "Vision-based detection and tracking of vehicles to the rear with perspective correction in low-light conditions", IET Intelligent Transport Systems 5 (1), 1-10, 2011.
- C. Hughes, P. Denny, E. Jones, M. Glavin, M, "Accuracy of fish-eye lens models", Applied Optics, 49 :3338-3347, 2010.
- C. Hughes, R. McFeely, P. Denny, M. Glavin, E. Jones, "Equidistant (f theta) fish-eye perspective with application in distortion centre estimation", Image And Vision Computing, 28 :538-551, 2010. [DOI]
- M. Friel, C. Hughes, P. Denny, E. Jones, and M. Glavin (2010) 'Automatic calibration of fish-eye cameras from automotive video sequences'. IET Intelligent Transport Systems, 4 (2):136-148, 2010. [DOI]
- R. O'Malley, E. Jones, M. Glavin, "Detection of Pedestrians in Far-Infrared Automotive Night Vision using Region-Growing and Clothing Distortion Compensation", Elsevier Infrared Physics & Technology, 53(6), pp. 439-449, November 2010, Science Direct.
- C. Hughes, P. Denny, M. Glavin and E. Jones, " Equidistant Fish-Eye Calibration and Rectification by Vanishing Point Extraction", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 32(12), pp. 2289-2296, December 2010.
- R. McFeely, C. Hughes, E. Jones and M. Glavin, "Removal of NonUniform Complex and Compound Shadows from Textured Surfaces using Adaptive Directional Smoothing and the Thin Plate Model", accepted for publication in IET Image Processing, May 2010.
- R. O'Malley, M. Glavin, E. Jones, "Vision Based Detection and Tracking of Vehicles to the Rear with Perspective Correction in Low-Light Conditions", IET Intelligent Transport Systems, 5(1), pp. 1-10, March 2011. IET Digital Library IEEEXplore
- C. Hughes, P. Denny, E. Jones, M. Glavin, " Accuracy of Fisheye Lens Models", Applied Optics, 49(17), pp. 3338-3347, June 2010. OpticsInfobase
- R. O'Malley, E. Jones, M. Glavin, " Rear-Lamp Vehicle Detection and Tracking in Low Exposure Color Video for Night Conditions", IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 11(2), pp. 453-462, June 2010. IEEEXplore.
- D. Campbell, E. Jones and M. Glavin, " Audio Quality Assessment Techniques - A Review, and Recent Developments", Elsevier Signal Processing, 89(8), pp. 1489-1500, August 2009. ScienceDirect
C. Hughes, M. Glavin, E. Jones and P. Denny, " Wide-angle camera technology for automotive applications: a review", IET Intelligent Transport Systems, 3(1), pp. 19-31, March 2009. IET Digital Library IEEE Xplore