**Francesco A. N. Palmieri****,** Ph.D. Official Page

Full Professor (Professore Ordinario), Università degli Studi della Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli" ‑ Italy

Visiting Research Scholar, University of Connecticut, Storrs ‑ USA

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## Biography

Francesco A. N. Palmieri received his Laurea in Ingegneria Elettronica cum laude from Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy, in October 1980. From October 1980 to March 1982, he served as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Italian Army in fulfillment of draft duties. In 1982 and 1983, he was with the ITT firms: FACE SUD Selettronica in Salerno (currently Alcatel), Italy, and Bell Telephone Manufacturing Company in Antwerpen, Belgium, as a designer of digital telephone systems. In 1983, he was awarded a Fulbright scholarship to conduct graduate studies at the University of Delaware, Newark, where he received a M.S. degree in applied sciences and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering in 1985 and 1987, respectively. He was appointed Assistant Professor in Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, in 1987, where he was awarded tenure and promotion to associate professor in 1993. In the same year, after a national competition, he was awarded the position of Professore Associato at the Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettronica e delle Telecomunicazioni at Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy, where he has been until October 2000. In February 2000, he was nominated Professore Ordinario di Telecomunicazioni after a national competition and appointed in November 2000 at Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Seconda Università di Napoli (now Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli), Aversa, Italy. He is also a Visiting Research Scholar at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA. His research interests are in the areas of signal processing, communications, information theory, neural networks, Bayesian models and graphical models.

**Bio-Sketch:**2015 - present: University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA - Visiting Research Scholar

2000 - present: Seconda Università di Napoli (SUN) - Italy- Full Professor

1993 - 2000: Università di Napoli Federico II - Italy - Associate Professor

1992 - 1993: University of Connecticut - Storrs CT - USA - Associate Professor (with tenure)

1987 - 1992: University of Connecticut - Storrs CT - USA - Assistant Professor

1983 - 1984: ITT Corporation - Salerno, Italy / Antwerpen-Belgium - Digital Switching Communication Systems Designer

1980 - 1981: Italian Army - 2nd Lieutenant (draft duties)

**Education:**1987: PhD in Electrical Engineering - University of Delaware - USA

1985: Master's in Applied Sciences - University of Delaware - USA

1980: Laurea in Ingegneria Elettronica - Università di Napoli Federico II - Italy

**Research Overview:**

TOPICS: Adaptive Signal processing, Digital Communications, Information Theory, Neural networks, Bayesian Models,

Graphical models, Machine Learning, Videoanalytics, Applications to Cognitive Monitoring of Critical Areas and to Robotics

IEEE Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing 2016 (MLSP2016) - General Chair

IEEE Signal Processing Letters - Senior Associate Editor (SAE - App. 2014-2017)

**Recent lectures:**

February 21, 2014: "*Probabilistic Signal Processing on Graphs'*", University of Connecticut, UTC Institute for Advanced Systems Engineering

February 27, 2014: "*Probabilistic Signal Processing on Graphs*", Yale University, Aaron Dollar's Laboratory

April 14, 2015: "*Probabilistic Signal Processing on Normal Graphs*", Stanford University, Computer Science Department (Slides)

**Selected Awards:**

1983 - 1987: Fullbright Scholarship, United Nations Supervision

1999: S. A. Schelkunoff Best Paper Award, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, with S. Marano and G. Franceschetti.

## Publications

Books:

E. Venosa, F.J. harris and F.A.N. Palmieri, *Software Radio. Sampling Rate Selection, Design and Synchronization*, Springer Verlag, 2011 (book), ISBN: 978-1-4614-0112-4.

F.A.N. Palmieri, *Lezioni di Telecomunicazioni. Introduzione alla Teoria dei Fenomeni Aleatori*, CUES, ISBN: 8895028511, Gennaio 2010.

F.A.N. Palmieri, *Lezioni di Telecomunicazioni. Modulazione Analogica*, Aracne Editrice, ISBN: 978-88-548-1474-5, Dicembre 2007.

F.A.N. Palmieri, *Lezioni di Telecomunicazioni: Sorgenti e Canali Discreti*, pp 1-101, stampato in proprio, 2003.

F.A.N. Palmieri, *Lezioni di Telecomunicazioni: Teoria dei segnali Tempo-Continuo*, pp 1-193, stampato in proprio, 2003.

Papers:

#### 2020

Francesco A. N. Palmieri, Krishna R. Pattipati, Giovanni Fioretti, Giovanni Di Gennaro, Amedeo Buonanno, "Path Planning Using Probability Tensor Flows", arXiv:2003.02774, submitted for journal publication.

#### 2019

F. A. N. Palmieri, M. Baldi, G. Di Gennaro, A. Buonanno, "Information-Preserving Networks and the Mirrored Transform," 2019 IEEE Int. Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing, MLSP2019, Oct. 13–16, 2019, Pittsburg, PA, USA. To appear in IEEE Xplore.

Andrew Finelli, Yaakov Bar-Shalom, Peter Willett, Francesco A. N. Palmieri, Braham Himed, "Target tracking in over the horizon radar," Proc. SPIE 11018, Signal Processing, Sensor/Information Fusion, and Target Recognition XXVIII, 1101803 (7 May 2019); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2519776

Donald McMenemy, D. Sidoti, F. A. N. Palmieri and K.R. Pattipati, “A Fast and Effcient Conflict Detection Method for Ellipsoidal Safety Regions,” IEEE Transaction on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, TAES-201700149, accepted for publication on Oct 22, 2018, Volume: 55, Issue:4, Page(s): 1933-1944; Issue Date: AUGUST 2019, Print ISSN: 0018-9251, Online ISSN: 1557-9603, DOI: 10.1109/TAES.2018.2879551.

G. Di Gennaro, A. Buonanno, A. Di Girolamo, A. Ospedale, F.A.N. Palmieri, G. Fedele, "An Analysis of Word2Vec for the Italian Language," Chapter in Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, Springer Ed., to appear; Paper presented also at the Italian Workshop on Neural Networks WIRN 2019, June 12-14, 2019, Vietri s.m., Italy.

G. Di Gennaro, A. Buonanno, A. Di Girolamo, A. Ospedale, F.A.N. Palmieri, "Intent Classiﬁcation in Question-Answering Using LSTM Archictectures," Chapter in Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, Springer Ed., to appear; Paper presented also at the Italian Workshop on Neural Networks WIRN 2019, June 12-14, 2019, Vietri s.m., Italy.

Q. Lu, Y. Bar-Shalom, P. Willett, F. Palmieri, R. Ben-Dov and B. Milgrom, "Measurement Extraction for Two Closely-Spaced Objects using an Imaging Sensor," IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems; doi: 10.1109/TAES.2019.2895587; Print ISSN: 0018-9251; Electronic ISSN: 1557-9603; 11 February 2019.

Giovanni Di Gennaro, F: A. N. Palmieri, Amedeo Buonanno, "Optimized Realization of Bayesian Networks in Reduced Normal Form using Latent Variable Model", submitted for journal publication, available on arXiv:1901.06201, stat.ML, Jan 18 2019.#### 2018

Palmieri F.A.N., Baldi M., Buonanno A., Di Gennaro G., Ospedale F., "Probing a Deep Neural Network." In: Esposito A., Faundez-Zanuy M., Morabito F., Pasero E. (eds) Neural Approaches to Dynamics of Signal Exchanges. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, vol 151. Springer, Singapore; First Online: 19 September 2019; DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-8950-4_19; Print ISBN 978-981-13-8949-8; Online ISBN 978-981-13-8950-4; Also Presented at the Italian Workshop on Neural Networks, WIRN 2018, June 13-15, 2018.

Coscia P., Ballan L., Palmieri F.A.N., Alahi A., Savarese S., "Linear Artificial Forces for Human Dynamics in Complex Contexts." In: Esposito A., Faundez-Zanuy M., Morabito F., Pasero E. (eds) Neural Approaches to Dynamics of Signal Exchanges. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, vol 151. Springer, Singapore; First Online: 19 September 2019; DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-8950-4_3; Print ISBN 978-981-13-8949-8; Online ISBN 978-981-13-8950-4; Also presented at the Italian Workshop on Neural Networks, WIRN 2018, June 13-15, 2018.

Giovanni Di Gennaro, F. A. N. Palmieri, Amedeo Buonanno, "Computational Optimization For Normal Form Realization Of Bayesian Model," Proceedings of 2018 workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP2018), Aalborg, Denmark, 17-20 Sept. 2018, on IEEE Xplore since 01 Nov 2018, DOI: 10.1109/MLSP.2018.8517090, ISSN: 1551-2541

Pasquale Coscia, Paolo Braca, Leonardo Maria Millefiori, Francesco A. N. Palmieri, Peter Willett, "Unsupervised Maritime Traffic Graph Learning with Mean-Reverting Stochastic Processes", Proceedings of the 2018 21st International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION 2018), Cambridge UK, 10-13 July 2018, p. 1822 - 1828, DOI: 10.23919/ICIF.2018.8455392, Electronic ISBN: 978-0-9964527-6-2 USB ISBN: 978-0-9964527-7-9.

P. Coscia, P. Braca, L. M. Millefiori, F. A. N. Palmieri and P. Willett, "Multiple Ornstein-Uhlenbeck Processes for Maritime Traffic Graph Representation," in IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, vol. 54, Issue 5, Oct. 2018, pp. 2158-2170; doi: 10.1109/TAES.2018.2808098; Print ISSN: 0018-9251; Online ISSN: 1557-9603.

Pasquale Coscia, Francesco Castaldo, Francesco A.N. Palmieri, Alexandre Alahi, Silvio Savarese, Lamberto Balland, "Long-term Path Prediction in Urban Scenarios using Circular Distributions", Image and Vision Computing, Springer, (Available on-line since 5 December 2017), Vol. 69, pp. 81-91, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.imavis.2017.11.006#### 2017

George A. Papakostas, Konstantinos I. Diamantaras, and Francesco A. N. Palmieri, “Emerging Trends in Machine Learning for Signal Processing,” Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience, vol. 2017, Article ID 6521367, 2 pages, 2017. doi:10.1155/2017/6521367.

Qin Lu, Yaakov Bar-Shalom, Peter Willett, Francesco Palmieri, and Frederick Daum, "The Multidimensional Cramer-Rao-Leibniz Lower Bound for Likelihood Functions with Parameter-Dependent Support," IEEE Trans. On Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol 53 , N. 5, pp 2331-2343, Print ISSN: 0018-9251, Online ISSN: 1557-9603, DOI: 10.1109/TAES.2017.2691979.

Q. Lu, Y. Bar-Shalom, P. Willett, F. A. N. Palmieri and F. Daum, "Multidimensional Cramér-Rao-Leibniz lower bound for vector-measurement-based likelihood functions with parameter-dependent support," 2017 20th International Conference on Information Fusion (Fusion), Xi'an, July 10-13, 2017, pp. 1-8; doi: 10.23919/ICIF.2017.8009639.

Buonanno A., Iadicicco P., Di Gennaro G., Palmieri F.A.N.,"Context Analysis Using a Bayesian Normal Graph." Chapter in: Esposito A., Faundez-Zanuy M., Morabito F., Pasero E. (eds) Neural Advances in Processing Nonlinear Dynamic Signals. WIRN 2017. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, vol 102. Springer, Cham; First Online: 22 July 2018; DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-95098-3_8; Print ISBN 978-3-319-95097-6; Online ISBN 978-3-319-95098-3; Also presented at the 27th Workshop on Neural Networks, WIRN 2017, Vietri s.m., June 14-16, 2017.#### 2016

L. Ballan, F. Castaldo, A. Alahi, F. Palmieri, S. Savarese, "Knowledge transfer for scene-specific motion prediction", Proceedings of European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV2016), Amsterdam, Oct. 11-14, 2016, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), Springer, pp. 697-713,; ISBN: 9783319464473; DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-46448-0_42 link,

P. Coscia, F. Castaldo, F. A. N. Palmieri, L. Ballan, A. Alahi and S. Savarese, "Point-based path prediction from polar histograms," 2016 19th International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), Heidelberg, July 5-8 2016, pp. 1961-1967, ISBN: 9780996452748.

Di Benedetto, Anna; Palmieri, Francesco A. N.; Cavallo, Alberto; Falco, Pietro, "A Hidden Markov Model-Based Approach to Grasping Hand GesturesClassification", in S. Bassis, A. Esposito, F.C. Morabito, and E. Pasero, Advances in Neural Networks, (WIRN 2015), vol. 54, pp. 415-423, ISBN: 978-3-319-33747-0; DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-33747-0_41; Springer Science 2016.

P. Coscia, F. A. N. Palmieri, F.Castaldo, A. Cavallo, "3-D Hand Pose Estimation from Kinect's point cloud using Appearance Matching," in S. Bassis, A. Esposito, F.C. Morabito, and E. Pasero, Advances in Neural Networks, (WIRN 2015), vol. 54, pp. 37-45, ISBN: 978-331933746-3; DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-33747-0_4; Springer Science 2016.

A. Buonanno, L. di Grazia and F. A. N. Palmieri, "Bayesian Clustering on Images with Factor Graphs in Reduced Normal Form ," in S. Bassis, A. Esposito, F.C. Morabito, and E. Pasero, Advances in Neural Networks, (WIRN 2015), vol. 54, pp. 57-65, ISBN: 978-331933746-3; DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-33747-0_6; Springer Science 2016.

F. A. N. Palmieri, "A Comparison of Algorithms for Learning Hidden Variables in Bayesian Factor Graphs in Reduced Normal Form," in IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, vol. 27, no. 11, pp. 2242-2255, Nov. 2016; doi: 10.1109/TNNLS.2015.2477379 (Date of Publication: Sept 23 2015).

F. Castaldo, F. A. N. Palmieri and C. S. Regazzoni, "Bayesian Analysis of Behaviors and Interactions for Situation Awareness in Transportation Systems," in IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 313-322, Feb. 2016; doi: 10.1109/TITS.2015.2466695; ISSN : 1524-9050; (Published on 28 August 2015).#### 2015

F. Castaldo, A. Zamir, R. Angst, F. A. N. Palmieri, S. Savarese, Semantic Cross-View Matching , The IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) Workshops, 2015, pp. 9-17, [Best Paper Honorable Mention Award], available on line link, and also on arXiv:1511.00098v1.

F. A. N. Palmieri and A. Buonanno, "Discrete independent component analysis (DICA) with belief propagation," 2015 IEEE 25th International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP), Boston, MA, Sept. 17-20, 2015, pp. 1-6; doi: 10.1109/MLSP.2015.7324364. Also available on ArXiv http://arxiv.org/abs/1505.06814 since May 2015.

A. Buonanno and F. A. N. Palmieri, "Two-dimensional multi-layer Factor Graphs in Reduced Normal Form," 2015 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), Killarney, 2015, pp. 1-6; doi: 10.1109/IJCNN.2015.7280415

A. Buonanno, F. A. N. Palmieri, "Towards Building Deep Networks with Bayesian Factor Graphs", submitted for jounal publication, Feb 2015, available at arXiv:1502.04492 [cs.CV]

F. Castaldo and F. A. N. Palmieri, "Target Tracking using Factor Graphs and Multi-Camera Systems", IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems (TAES), 2015, Volume: 51, Issue: 3 Pages: 1950 - 1960, DOI: 10.1109/TAES.2015.140087.

Castaldo F., Palmieri F.A.N., Regazzoni C. (2015) Application of Bayesian Techniques to Behavior Analysis in Maritime Environments. In: Bassis S., Esposito A., Morabito F. (eds) Advances in Neural Networks: Computational and Theoretical Issues. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, vol 37. Springer, Cham (WIRN 2014); DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-18164-6_17; Publisher Name: Springer, Cham; Print ISBN: 978-3-319-18163-9; Online ISBN: 978-3-319-18164-6.

Buonanno A., Palmieri F.A.N. (2015) Simulink Implementation of Belief Propagation in Normal Factor Graphs. In: Bassis S., Esposito A., Morabito F. (eds) Advances in Neural Networks: Computational and Theoretical Issues. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, vol 37. Springer, Cham (WIRN 2014); DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-18164-6_2; Publisher Name: Springer, Cham; Print ISBN: 978-3-319-18163-9; Online ISBN: 978-3-319-18164-6.#### 2014

F. Castaldo and F.A. N. Palmieri, "Image Fusion for Object Tracking Using Factor Graphs," Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Aerospace Conference, March 1-8, Big Sky, Montana, USA. DOI: 10.1109/AERO.2014.6836225

F. A. N. Palmieri and A. Buonanno, " Belief Propagation and Learning in Convolution Multi-layer Factor Graphs," Proceedings of 4th International Workshop on Cognitive Information Processing, CIP2014, May 26-28, 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark. DOI: 10.1109/CIP.2014.6844500

F. Castaldo and F. A. N. Palmieri, "Application of Factor Graphs to Multi-Camera Fusion for Maritime Tracking," Proceedings of 4th International Workshop on Cognitive Information Processing, CIP2014, May 26-28, 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark. DOI: 10.1109/CIP.2014.6844515

F. Castaldo and F.A.N. Palmieri, "A Multi-Camera Multi-Target Tracker based on Factor Graphs," Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Innovations in Intelligent Systems and Applications, INISTA2014, June 23-25, 2014, Alberobello, Italy.DOI: 10.1109/INISTA.2014.6873609

F. Castaldo, V. Bastani, L. Marcenaro, F. A. N. Palmieri and C. Regazzoni, "Abnormal Vessel Behavior Detection in Port Areas Based on Dynamic Bayesian Networks," Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2014, July 7-10, Salamanca, Spain.

F. Castaldo, F. A.N. Palmieri, V. Bastani, L. Marcenaro and Carlo Regazzoni, "Bayesian Analysis of Ship-to-Ship Interactions for Port Safety," Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Advanced Video and Signal-Based Surveillance, AVSS2014, Aug 26-29, 2014, HanaSquare, Seoul, Korea. DOI: 10.1109/AVSS.2014.6918688#### 2013

F. A. N. Palmieri, "A Comparison of Algorithms for Learning Hidden Variables in Normal Graphs," submitted for journal publication, available on-line at arXiv: 1308.5576v1 [stat.ML] 26 Aug 2013.

F. Castaldo, V. Lippiello, F. A. N. Palmieri and B. Siciliano, "Real-time Estimation of Planar Surfaces in Arbitrary Environments using Microsoft Kinect Sensor," Proceedings of 17th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing ICIAP 2013, Sept. 9-13, Naples, Italy, pp. 552-561, Part I, Springer 2013 Lecture Notes in Computer Science, ISBN 978-3-642-41180-9. , 2013

F. Castaldo and F. A. N. Palmieri, "Data Fusion Using a Factor Graph for Ship Tracking in Harbour Scenarios," Proceedings of the 23rd Workshop on Neural Nets, WIRN 2013, May 23-24, Vietri sul Mare, Salerno, Italy, pp. 189-196, Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-04128-5, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-04129-2.

Francesco A. N. Palmieri, "Learning Non-Linear Functions with Factor Graphs," IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing,Vol.61, N. 17, pp. 4360 - 4371, 2013, T-SP-14461-2012.R2; DOI: 10.1109/TSP.2013.2270463

G. Romano, D. Ciuonzo, P. Salvo Rossi and F. A. N. Palmieri, "Low-complexity dominance-based sphere decoder for MIMO systems", Signal Processing, vol. 93, pp. 2500–2509, Available online 19 February 2013, DOI: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2013.02.011.

F. A. N. Palmieri, F. Castaldo and G. Marino, ''Harbour Surveillance with Cameras Calibrated with AIS Data,'' Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2-9, 2013, pp. 1-8, ISBN: 978-1-4673-1812-9, DOI: 10.1109/AERO.2013.6496907.#### 2012

Francesco A. N. Palmieri and Domenico Ciuonzo, “Objective Priors from Maximum Entropy in Data Classification,” Information Fusion, February 14, 2012, DOI: 10.1016/j.inffus.2012.01.012.

P. Salvo Rossi, D. Ciuonzo, G. Romano, Palmieri F, "On the Performance of Energy-Division Multiple Access over Fading Channels," Wireless Personal Communications, ISSN: 0929-6212, January 26, 2012, DOI: 10.1007/s11277-012-0511-z.

Francesco A. N. Palmieri and Alberto Cavallo, "Probability Learning and Soft Quantization in Bayesian Factor Graphs," in Neural Nets and Surroundings, Proc. of 22nd Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, WIRN 2012, May 17-19, Vietri sul Mare, Salerno, Italy, pp 3-10; DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-35467-0_1; ISBN: 978-3-642-35466-3; Springer; Series: Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, Vol. 19, Apolloni, B.; Bassis, S.; Esposito, A.; Morabito, F.C. (Eds.);

Buonanno A., M. D'Urso, G. Prisco, M. Felaco, E. F. Meliadò, M. Mattei, F. Palmieri and D. Ciuonzo, ''Mobile Sensor Networks Based on Autonomous Platforms for Homeland Security'', 2012 IEEE Tyrrhenian Workshop on Advances in Radar and Remote Sensing (TyWRRS 2012), Naples, IT. Sep. 12-14, 2012, pp 80-84; ISBN: 978-1-4673-2443-4; DOI: : 10.1109/TyWRRS.2012.6381108#### 2011

F. A. N. Palmieri, D. Ciuonzo, D. Mattera, G. Romano, P. Salvo Rossi, ``From Examples to Bayesian Inference'', 21th Workshop on Neural Networks, Vietri sul Mare, Salerno, Italy, June 3-5, 2011, IOS Press; ISBN: 978-1-60750-971-4.

F. harris, X. Chen, E. Venosa and F. Palmieri, ``Two Channel TI-ADC for Communication Signals'', Proceedings of SPAWC 2011, The 12th IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications, San Francisco, CA, June 26-29, 2011, ISBN: 978-1-4244-9333-3, DOI: 10.1109/SPAWC.2011.5990478.

D. Ciuonzo, F. A. N. Palmieri, ``Entropic Priors for Hidden-Markov Process Classification'', IEEE SSP2011, Statistical Signal Processing Workshop, Nice, France, June 28-30, 2011, ISBN: 978-1-4577-0569-4, DOI: 10.1109/SSP.2011.5967774.

F. Palmieri and D. Ciuonzo, ``Entropic Priors for Short-Term Stochastic Process Classification'', 14th International Conference on Information Fusion, Chicago, IL USA, July 5-8 2011, ISBN: 978-1-4577-0267-9.

D. Ciuonzo, A. Buonanno, Michele D’Urso and F. A.N. Palmieri, ``Distributed Classification of Multiple Moving Targets with Binary Wireless Sensor Networks'', 14th International Conference on Information Fusion, Chicago, IL USA, July 5-8 2011, ISBN: 978-1-4577-0267-9 .

F. Palmieri, D. Ciuonzo, ``Consistency of Sequence Classification with Entropic Priors'', Proc. of MAXENT2011 , 31st International Workshop on Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering, Waterloo, Canada, July 10-15, 2011; AIP Press.

P. Salvo Rossi, G. Romano, D. Ciuonzo, F. Palmieri, ''Gain Design and Power Allocation for Overloaded MIMO-OFDM Systems with Channel State Information and Iterative Multiuser Detection," Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems 2011, Aachen, Germany, 6th - 9th November, 2011.#### 2010

P. Salvo Rossi, G. Romano, F. Palmieri, "On the Performance of Energy-Division Multiple Access with Regular Constellations, "Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, Nov 2010.

F. Palmieri, G. Romano, P. Salvo Rossi, D. Mattera, ''Building a Bayesian Factor Tree From Examples'', Proceedings of the the 2nd International Workshop on Cognitive Information Processing, 14-16 June, 2010 Elba Island (Tuscany) - Italy; 2150-4938; ISBN: 978-1-4244-6457-9; DOI: 10.1109/CIP.2010.5604232.

F. Palmieri and D. Ciuonzo, ``Data Fusion with Entropic Priors'', 20th Workshop on Neural Networks, WIRN 2010, May 27-29, Vietri sul Mare, Salerno, Italy, IOS Press 2010, ISBN 978-1-60750-691-1

F. Palmieri, E. Venosa, A. Petropulu, G. Romano, P. Salvo Rossi, "Sparse Sampling for Software Radio Receivers", Proceedings of the 11th IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications, SPAWC 2010, Marrakech, Marocco, 20-23 June 2010, ISBN: 978-1-4244-6990-1 ; DOI: 10.1109/SPAWC.2010.5671084.

G. Romano, D. Ciuonzo, P. Salvo Rossi and Francesco Palmieri, "Tree-search ML detection for underdetermined MIMO systems with M-PSK constellations, '' Proceedings of the The Seventh International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, ISWCS10, York, The University of York, United Kingdom, 19th-22nd September, 2010; ISBN: 978-1-4244-6315-2; DOI: 10.1109/ISWCS.2010.5624392.#### 2009

F. Palmieri, G.Romano, E. Venosa, ``Qam Receiver with Band-Pass Sampling and Blind Synchronization," Proceedings of 2009 IEEE Aerospace Conference, March 7-14, 2009, Big Sky, Montana; ISBN: 978-1-4244-2621-8; DOI: 10.1109/AERO.2009.4839422.

F. Palmieri, "Notes on Cutset Conditioning on Factor Graphs with Cycles", IOS Press in the KBIES book series, Neural Nets WIRN09 - Proceedings of the 19th Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, Vietri sul Mare, Salerno, Italy, May 28–30 2009, Edited by Bruno Apolloni, Simone Bassis, Carlo F. Morabito, ISBN 978-1-60750-072-8.

Gianmarco Romano, Francesco Palmieri, Pierluigi Salvo Rossi, D. Mattera, "A tree-search algorithm for ML decoding in underdetermined MIMO systems," Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, ISWCS'09 Siena-Tuscany, Italy, September 710, 2009; ISBN: 978-1-4244-3584-5; DOI: 10.1109/ISWCS.2009.5285309.

F. Palmieri, D. Mattera, P. Salvo Rossi, G. Romano, ''La Costruzione di Memorie Associative su Grafi Fattoriali'', in Modelli, sistemi e applicazioni di Vita Artificiale e Computazione Evolutiva, WIVACE 2009, a cura di Orazio Miglino, Michela Ponticorvo, Angelo Rega, Franco Rubinacci, Atti del VI Workshop Italiano di Vita Artificiale e Computazione Evolutiva. Napoli 23-25 Novembre 2009, Fridericiana Editrice Universitaria, ISBN: 978-88-8338-091-4.#### 2008

Y. Ruan, P. Willett, A. Marrs, F. Palmieri and S. Marano, “Practical Fusion of Quantized Measurements via Particle Filtering”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol. 44, No. 1, pp. 15-29, January 2008; ISSN : 0018-9251; DOI: 10.1109/TAES.2008.4516986.

P. Salvo Rossi, F. Palmieri, "On time diversity for packet channels," Elsevier Computer Communications, vol. 31, no. 14, pp. 3307-3314, Sept. 2008; doi: 10.1016/j.comcom.2008.05.017.

A. Dainotti, A. Pescapè, P. Salvo Rossi, F. Palmieri, G. Ventre, "Internet Traffic Modeling by means of Hidden Markov Models," Elsevier Computer Networks, vol. 52, no. 14, pp. 2645-2662, October 2008; doi:10.1016/j.comnet.2008.05.004.

F. Palmieri, G. Romano, and E. Venosa, “A Jitter Model for OFDM Systems,” in Proc. of the 41st Conference on Informaton Sciences and Systems (CISS), pp. 105-110. ISBN: 978-1-4244-2246-3. Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA, 19-21 Mar. 2008. DOI:10.1109/CISS.2008.4558504

F. Palmieri, "Notes on Factor Graphs," New Directions in Neural Networks with IOS Press in the KBIES book series, Proceedings of WIRN 2008, Vietri sul mare, June 2008; ISBN 978-1-58603-984-4.#### 2007

Pierluigi Salvo Rossi, Athina P. Petropulu, Francesco Palmieri, and Giulio Iannello,“Distributed Linear Block Coding for Cooperative Wireless Communications", IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol. 14, No. 10, pp. 673-676, October 2007; ISSN: 1070-9908; DOI: 10.1109/LSP.2007.896396.

G. Romano, D. Ciuonzo, F. Palmieri, P. Salvo Rossi, "Group Gain Design for Overloaded CDMA," IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), pp. 1-5, June 2007 (Helsinki, Finland); ISBN: 978-1-4244-0954-9; DOI: 10.1109/SPAWC.2007.4401380.

G. Romano, D. Ciuonzo, F. Palmieri, P. Salvo Rossi, "On Asymptotic Efficiency for Asynchronous CDMA," Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS 2007), pp. 1-5, March 2007, (Baltimore, MD, USA); ISBN: 1-4244-1063-3; DOI: 10.1109/CISS.2007.4298295.

P. Salvo Rossi, G. Romano, D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, S. Marano, "A Scheme for Multiuser Communications based on Energy Division," Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS 2007), pp. 1-5, March 2007, (Baltimore, MD, USA); ISBN: 1-4244-1063-3; DOI: 10.1109/CISS.2007.4298371.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, ``A new design paradigm for MIMO dispersive channel DF equalizer'', Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS 2007), Baltimore (MD, USA), March 2007; ISBN: 1-4244-1063-3; DOI: 10.1109/CISS.2007.4298421.#### 2006

P. Salvo Rossi, G. Romano, F. Palmieri, G. Iannello, “Joint End-to-End Loss-Delay Hidden Markov Model for Periodic UDP Traffic over the Internet”, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 54, N.2, pp. 530-541, Feb. 2006; ISSN: 1053-587X; DOI: 10.1109/TSP.2005.861066.

G. Romano, F. Palmieri, P.K. Willett, and D. Mattera, "Asymptotic multiuser efficiency in overloaded CDMA," Proc. of the 40th Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS 2006), Princeton University, NJ, USA, 22-24 March 2006; ISBN: 1-4244-0349-9; DOI: 10.1109/CISS.2006.286527.

P. Salvo Rossi, G. Romano, D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, S. Marano, "An Energy-Division Multiple Access Scheme," Proc. of 9th International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), pp. 1-5, July 2006, (Florence, Italy); ISBN: 1-4244-0953-5; DOI: 10.1109/ICIF.2006.301771.

D. Mattera, F.Palmieri, G. D'Angelo, ``Bidirectional MIMO equalizer design,'' Proc. European Signal Processing Conference 2006, Firenze (Italia), 4-8 Settembre 2006.

A. Dainotti, A. Pescapè, P. Salvo Rossi, G. Iannello, F. Palmieri, G. Ventre, "An HMM Approach to Internet Traffic Modeling," IEEE GlobalTelecommunications Conference(GLOBECOM), pp. 1-6, December 2006, (San Francisco, CA, USA); ISBN: 1-4244-0356-1; DOI: 10.1109/GLOCOM.2006.453.#### 2005

G. Romano, P. Salvo Rossi, F. Palmieri, “Optimal Correlating Transform for Erasure Channels”, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol. 12, N. 10, pp. 677-680, Oct. 2005; ISSN: 1070-9908; DOI: 10.1109/LSP.2005.855557.

P. Salvo Rossi, Palmieri F., Iannello G., ''An Algebraic Approach for Path-Diversity in Multiple-Description-Coding Scenario,'' Proceedings of Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS 2005), The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, March 16-18, 2005.

G. Romano, F. Palmieri, P.K.Willett and D. Mattera, “Separability and Gain Control for overloaded CDMA”, Proceedings of Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS 2005), The John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA, March 16-18, 2005.

G. Romano, F. Palmieri and P. K. Willett, “Soft iterative decoding for overloaded CDMA”, Proc. of the 30th IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Philadelphia, PA, USA, March19-23, 2005; ISBN: 0-7803-8874-7; DOI:10.1109/ICASSP.2005.1415814.

P. Salvo Rossi, S. Yattawatta, A. P. Petropulu, F. Palmieri, and G. Iannello, ''A Distributed Coding Cooperative Scheme for Wireless Communications,'' Proceedings of IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC 2005), New York, USA, 5-8 June 2005, pp. 89-93; ISBN: 0-7803-8867-4; DOI: 10.1109/SPAWC.2005.1505874.

G. Iannello, F. Palmieri, A. Pescapè and P. Salvo Rossi, ''End-to-End Packet Channel Bayesian Model Applied to Heterogeneous Wireless Network,'' Proceedings of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOMM 2005), St. Louis, MO, USA Nov. 28- Dec. 1, 2005, Vol. 1, pp. 484-489; ISBN: 0-7803-9414-3; DOI: 10.1109/GLOCOM.2005.1577673.#### 2004

P. Salvo Rossi, F. Palmieri, G. Iannello, “HMM-based Packet Channel Monitoring”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on High Speed Networks and Multimedia Communications (HSNMC 2004), Toulouse, 30 June - 2 July 2004, in Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, Vol. 3079/2004, pp. 144-154; ISBN 3-540-22262-6.

G. Romano, P. Willett, F. Palmieri, ``Application of PDA to Coded Synchronous CDMA System," Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, CISS 2004, Princeton, March 17-19, 2004.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri,`` Decision-Feedback Equalization over Dispersive MIMO Channel," Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, CISS 2004, Princeton, March 2004.

P. Salvo Rossi, Romano G., Palmieri F., Iannello G., "Interleaving for Packet Channels", Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, CISS 2004, Princeton, March 2004, pp. 1560-1564.

G. Romano, Salvo Rossi P. and Palmieri F., "Multiple Description Image Coder Using Correlating Transform", Proceedings of European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO 2004, Vienna, Sept 2004, pp. 1321-1324.

P. Salvo Rossi, P. Falco, A. Budillon, D. Mattera and F. Palmieri, ``Prosody modification and Fujisaki's model: Preserving natural soundness," Proceedings of European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO 2004, Vienna, Sept 2004, pp. 1019-1022.

P. Salvo Rossi, Palmieri F., Iannello G. and Petropulu A.P., "Packet Interleaving over Lossy Channels," Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT 2004), Rome, Italy, December 2004, pp. 476-479; ISBN: 0-7803-8689-2; DOI: 10.1109/ISSPIT.2004.1433821.

Avallone S., Salvo Rossi P., La Marca V., Iannello G., Palmieri F. and Ventre G., "Congestion Control for UDP Traffic," Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT 2004), Rome, Italy, Decembre 2004, pp. 258-261; ISBN: 0-7803-8689-2; DOI: 10.1109/ISSPIT.2004.1433735.

P. Salvo Rossi, Palmieri F., Petropulu A.P., J. Yu, Iannello G., ''Internet Loss-Delay Modeling by Use of Input/Output Hidden Markov Models,'' Proceedings of IEEE Int. Symp. on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP 2004), Siena, Sept. 29-Oct. 1, pp. 470-473; ISBN: 0-7803-8578-0; DOI: 10.1109/MMSP.2004.1436597.

Y. Ruan, P. Willett, A. Marrs, S. Marano and F. Palmieri, “Practical Fusion of Quantized Measurements via Particle Filtering”, Proceedings of the IEE Conference on Target Tracking: Algorithms and Applications, March 2004; ISBN: 0-86341-397-8; DOI: 10.1049/ic:20040046.#### 2003

M. Fedi, M. La Manna, F. Palmieri, ''Non stationary Analysis of Geomagnetic Time Sequences from Mt. Etna and North Palm Springs Earthquake," Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 108, N. B10, 2003, pp. 7:1-7:15.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, ``Non Causal Filters: Possible Implementations and their Comnplexity," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP-2003), Hong Kong, April 2003, Vol. VI, pp. 365-368.

P. Salvo Rossi, F. Palmieri, F. Cutugno, ``Inversion of F0 Model for Natural-Sound Speech Synthesis," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP-2003), Hong Kong, April 2003, Vol. I, pp. 520-523.

G. Romano, F. Palmieri, ``An Algorithm for Transform Coding on Lossy Packet Networks," Proceedinds of Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS-2003), The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, March 2003.

M. Franceschetti, S. Marano, F. Palmieri, ``The Role of Entropy in Wave Propagation," Transactions of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, June 29 - July 4, 2003, p. 251.

Salvo Rossi P., Romano G., Palmieri F., Iannello G., "Bayesian Modelling for Packet Channels", Proceedings of XIV Workshop on Neural Nets (WIRN 2003), Springer-Verlag, Vietri s.m., 5-7 June 2003.

Budillon, A., and Palmieri, F.,"Multi-Class Image Coding via EM-KLT algorithm", Proceedings of the XVI Workshop on Neural Nets (WIRN 2003), Springer-Verlag, Vietri s.m., 5-7 June 2003.

Salvo Rossi P., Romano G., Palmieri F., Iannello G., "A Hidden Markov Model for Packet Channels", Proceedings of IIEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT 2003), Darmstadt, 14-17 December 2003, pp. 50-53.#### 2002

S. Marano, F. Palmieri, and G. Franceschetti, ``Discrete Green's Methods and their application to two-dimensional phase unwrapping," The Journal of Optical Society of America, Vol. 19, N. 7, July 2002.

Mattera D., F. Palmieri and S. Haykin, ``Efficient sparse FIR filter design." Proceeding of IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, ICASSP-2002, Orlando, FL, May 14-17, 2002, Vol. II, pp. 1537-1540.

Salvo Rossi P., F. Cutugno, F. Palmieri, ``A method for automatic extraction of Fujisaki-model parameters," Speech Prosody 2002, Aix-en-Provence, April 11-13, 2002, pp. 615-618.

Franceschetti G., S. Marano and F. Palmieri, ``Percolation model for urban area propagation: results and open problems," Proc. of 2002 IEEE Int. Conference on Antennas and Propagation, San Antonio, TX, June 16-21 2002, pp. 224-227.

Mattera D. and F. Palmieri, ``A comparison of signal compression methods by sparse solutions of linear systems," Proc. of 2002 int. Workshop on Neural Nets, WIRN-2002, May 30-June 1, 2002, Vietri s.m., Salerno, Italy, Springer Verlag.

Palmieri F. A. Budillon, ``Independent Component Analysis as Density Estimation", Proc. of the 13th int. Workshop on Neural Nets, WIRN-2002, May 30-June 1, 2002, Vietri s.m., Salerno, Italy, Springer Verlag.#### 2001

Mattera, D., F. Palmieri and S. Haykin, ``Semiparametric Support Vector Machines for Nonlinear Model Estimation," Chapter in the book: Intelligent Signal Processing, Edited by S. Haykin and B. Kosko, Chapter 8, pp. 295-305, IEEE Press, 2001.

Palmieri F., S. Marano, P. Willett, "Measurement Fusion for Target Tracking Under Bandwidth Constraints", Proceedings of 2001 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Volume: 5 , 10-17 March 2001, pp 2179 -2190.

Palmieri F., D. Petriccione, ``An Algorithm for Transform Coding for Lossy Packet Networks," Proceeding of IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, ICASSP-2001, Salt Lake City, May 8-12, 2001, pp. 2589-2592.#### 2000

Palmieri, F. and Budillon, A., ``Multi-Class Independent Component Analysis (MUCICA) for Rank-deficient Distributions'', Chapter of the book: Advances in Independent Component Analysis, Ed. Springer-Verlag 2000.

Palmieri F., Paolo Guerra, Giovanni Micera, Gianmarco Romano, Sergio Zampognaro, "Optimal Transform Coding for Audio and Images on Lossy Packet Channels," Proceedings of Int. Conference Packet Video 2000, Forte Village, Italy, March 2000.

Franceschetti G., S. Marano, F. Palmieri, "A model for severe multipath radio channels", Proceedings of AP2000 Millennium Conference on Antennas and Propagation, Davos, Switzerland, April 9-14, 2000.

Budillon A., Palmieri F. and Varriale R., ``A Hybrid Method for Signal De-noising via Independent Component Analysis'', Proc. of International Workshop on Independent Component Analysis (ICA'2000), Helsinki, Finland, June 2000.

Lettieri N., Cutugno F., Palmieri F., ''Algoritmi per la modifica per via sintetica della curva intonativa in parlato naturale," Atti del XXVIII Convegno Nazionale dell'Associazione Italiana di Acustica, Trani, Bari, 10-13 giugno 2000.

Palmieri F., Budillon, F. ``Unsupervised Rank-deficient Density Estimation via Multi-Class Independent Component Analysis'', Proc. of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN'2000), Como, Italy, July 2000.#### 1999

F. Palmieri, C. Catello and G. D'Orio, ``Inhibitory Synapses in Neural Networks with Sigmoidal Nonlinearities," IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, Vol. 10, N. 3, pp. 635-644, May 1999.

G. Franceschetti, S. Marano and F. Palmieri, ``Propagation Without Wave Equation. Towards an Urban Area Model," IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 47, No. 9, winner of the S. A. Schelkunoff Transactions Prize Paper Award of the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, pp. 1393-1404, Sept. 1999.

S. Marano, F. Palmieri and G. Franceschetti, ``Statistical Characterization of Ray Propagation in a Random Lattice," Journal of Optical Society of America, Part A, Vol. 16, No. 10, pp. 2459-2464, oct. 1999.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, S. Haykin, ``Simple and Robust Methods for Support Vector Expansions'', IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, vol. 10, n. 5, pp. 1038-1047, sept. 1999.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, S. Haykin, ``An explicit algorithm for training support vector machines'', IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol. 6, n. 9, pp. 243-245, sept. 1999.

A. Moiseff, J. Metcalfe, J. Copeland and F. Palmieri, ``Synchronies in Fireflies: Diversity, Mechanisms and Models," in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Bioluminescence and Chemiluminescence: Perspectives for the 21st Century, A. Roda, M. Pazzagli, L. J. Kricka and P. E. Stanley eds., pp. 573-578, Wiley, Chichester, 1999.

F. Palmieri, D. Mattera and A. Budillon, ``Multi-Layer Independent Component Analysis (MLICA)," Proceedings of First Internation Workshop on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation, Aussois, France, pp. 93-97, Jan 1999.

F. Palmieri, A. Budillon, D. Mattera, ``Independent Component Analysis for Mixture Densities," Proceedings of European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks, ESANN'99, Bruge, Belgium, April 1999.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, S. Haykin, ``Generalized Support Vector Machines," Proceedings of European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks, ESANN'99, Bruge, Belgium, April 1999.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, S. Haykin, ``Training Semiparametric Support Vector Machines," Proceedings of the 11th Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, WIRN'99, Vietri s.m., SA, Italy, May 1999.

F. Palmieri, A. Luongo, A. Moiseff, ``From Spiking Neurons to Dynamic Perceptrons," Proceedings of the 11th Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, WIRN'99, Vietri s.m., SA, Italy, May 1999.#### 1998

F. Palmieri, M. Corvino, ``Self-Association in Neural Networks with Limited Connectivity," Neural Networks, Vol. 11, pp. 601-609, 1998.

F. Palmieri, A. Budillon, M. Calabrese and D. Mattera, ``Searching for a Binary Factorial Code Using the ICA Framework," Neurocomputing, Vol 22, pp. 131-144, 1998.

A. Collaro, G. Franceschetti, F. Palmieri and M. S. Ferreiro, ``Phase Unwrapping via Genetic Algorithms," Journal of the Optical Society of America, Part A, Vol. 15, N. 2, pp. 407-418, Feb. 1998.

G. Franceschetti, S. Marano, F. Palmieri, ``Studio della propagazione in un mezzo percolativo come nuovo modello di tessuto urbano," Alta Frequenza - Rivista di Elettronica, su CD allegato, Vol 10, N. 4, luglio - agosto 1998 (anche Interim Report, versione 3, Comitato Scientifico CSELT, 20 febbraio 1998).

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, S. Haykin, ``Adaptive nonlinear filtering with the support vector method'', in Signal Processing IX - Theory and applications - Proceedings of Eusipco-98 - Ninth Signal Processing Conference, Rhodes, Greece, 8-11 September 1998, S. Theodoridis, I. Pitas, A. Stouraitis, N. Kalouptsidis (eds.), Typorama Editions, Patras, Greece, pp.773-776, 1998.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, ``Support Vector Machine for Nonparametric Binary Hypothesis Testing," Proceedings of the 10th Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, Springer Verlag, Vietri s.m., SA, Italy, pp. 132-137, May 1998.

A. Budillon, M. Corrente and F. Palmieri, ``How a Neural Network Can Discover Gaussian Clusters," Proceedings of the International ICSC Workshop on Independence and Artificial Neural Networks, I&ANN'98, University of Laguna, Tenerife, Spain, ISBN: 3-906454-13-4, pp. 59-63, Feb. 1998.

G. Franceschetti, S. Marano, F. Palmieri, ``Optical Propagationin a Regular Lattice: A Martingale-Based Approach," Internal Technical Report, Dip. di Ing. Elettronica e delle Telecomunicazioni, Univ. di Napoli ``Federico II", via Claudio 21, Napoli, Italy, Jan. 1998.

A. Budillon, M. Corrente and F. Palmieri, ``A Dynamic Neural Network for Approximating Gaussian Posterior Probabilities," Internal Technical Report, Dip. di Ing. Elettronica e delle Telecomunicazioni, Univ. di Napoli ``Federico II", via Claudio 21, Napoli, Italy, 1998.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, ``New Generalization Bounds with a Non-Null Training Error,'' Internal Technical Report, Dip. di Ing. Elettronica e delle Telecomunicazioni, Univ. di Napoli ``Federico II", via Claudio 21, 80125 Napoli (Italy), 1998.

D. Mattera and F. Palmieri, ``Improvement of a Bound in Learning Binary Functions,'' Internal Technical Report, Dip. di Ing. Elettronica e delle Telecomunicazioni, Univ. di Napoli ``Federico II", via Claudio 21, 80125 Napoli (Italy), 1998.#### 1997

F. Palmieri, M. Corvino, ``Principal Components Via Cascades of Block-Layers," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Neural Networks, Houston, TX, pp. 1035-1040, June 1997.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, ``New Bounds for Correct Generalization," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Neural Networks, Houston, TX, pp. 1051-1055, June 1997.

A. Budillon, M. Corrente and F. Palmieri, ``EM Algorithm: A Neural Network View," Proceedings of the 9th Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, Springer Verlag Ed., Vietri s.m., SA, Italy, pp. 285-292, May 1997.

D. Mattera, F. Palmieri, ``A Distribution-Free VC-Dimension-Based Performance Bound," Proceedings of the 9th Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, Springer Verlag Ed., Vietri s.m., SA, Italy, pp. 162-168, May 1997.

S. Marano, F. Palmieri and G. Franceschetti, ``Studio del meccanismo di propagazione ottica in un reticolo percolativo," in La radio per l'Ultimo Miglio, Rapporto Tecnico CSELT, Italia, Vers. 2, 13 Giugno 1997.#### 1996

M. Datum, F. Palmieri and A. Moiseff, ''An Artificial Neural Network for Sound Localization Using Binaural Cues," The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 100, N. 1, pp. 372-383, July 1996.

F. Palmieri, D. Mattera, ``The Computational Neural Map and its Capacity," Proc. of WIRN '96, VIII Italian Worshop on Neural Nets, Vietri s.m., SA, Italy, pp. 137-142, May 23-25, 1996.

F. Palmieri, D. Mattera, ``An Approach to Network Capacity in Continuous-Valued Neural Networks," Proceedings of World Congress on Neural Networks, San Diego, CA, pp. 1003-1006, Sept. 15-18, 1996.#### 1995

F. Palmieri, J. Zhu, ``Self-Association and Hebbian Learning in Linear Neural Networks," IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, Vol. 6, N. 5, pp. 1165-1183, Sept. 1995.

F. Palmieri, ``The Anti-Hebbian Synapse in a Nonlinear Neural Network," Proceeedings of WIRN '95, VII Italian Workshop on Neural Nets, Vietri s.m., SA, Italy, pp. 117-122, May 18-20, 1995.#### 1994

X. Qi and F. Palmieri, ``Theoretical Analysis of Evolutionary Algorithms with Infinite Population Size in the Continuous Space: Part I, Basic Properties of Selection and Mutation," IEEE Transaction on Neural Networks, Vol. 5, N. 1, pp. 102-119, Jan. 1994.

X. Qi and F. Palmieri, ``Theoretical Analysis of Evolutionary Algorithms with Infinite Population Size in the Continuous Space: Part II, Analysis of the Diversification Role of Crossover," IEEE Transaction on Neural Networks, Vol. 5, N. 1, pp. 120-129, Jan 1994.

F. Palmieri, ``Hebbian Learning and Self-Association in Nonlinear Neural Networks," (invited paper) Proceedings of IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Orlando, Florida, June 26-July 2 1994.

F. Palmieri, ``The Analysis of Mixtures of Hebbian and Anti-Hebbian Synapses at a Neural Node," Proceedings of International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, Sorrento, Italy, pp. 1071-1074, May 26-29, 1994.

F. Palmieri, ``A Paradigm for Supervised Learning Withour Backpropagation," Proceedings of First Conference on Applications of Artificial Intelligence Techniques in Engineering, Naples, Italy, pp. 79-88, Oct. 5-7, 1994.#### 1993

Y. Bar-Shalom, F. Palmieri, A. Kumar and H. M. Shertukde, ``Analysis of Wide-Band Cross-Correlation for Time-Delay Estimation," IEEE Transactions on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Vol. 41, N. 1, pp. 385-387, Jan. 1993.

F. Palmieri, J. Zhu and C. Chang, ``Anti-Hebbian Learning in Topologically Constrained Linear Neural Networks: a Tutorial ," IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, Vol. 4, N. 5, 748-761, Sept. 1993.

J. Kilday, F. Palmieri, M. D. Fox, ``Classifying Mammographic Lesions Using Computerized Image Analysis of Tumor Shape," IEEE Trans. on Medical Imaging, Vol. 12, N. 4, pp. 664-669, Dec 1993.

X. Qi and F. Palmieri, ``Adaptive Mutation in Genetic Algorithms," Proc. of 2nd Annual Conference on Evolutionary Programming, La Jolla, CA, Feb. 25-26, pp. 192-196, 1993.

X. Qi and F. Palmieri, ``The Diversification Role of Crossover in the Genetic Algorithms," Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Genetic Algorithms, University of Illinois, Urbana, Champaign, pp. 132-137, July 1993.

F. Palmieri, ``Linear Self-Association for Universal Memory and Approximation," Proceedings of World Congress on Neural Networks, Portland, Oregon, July 1993.

F. Palmieri, J. Zhu, ``The Behavior of a Single Linear Self-Associative Neuron," Proceedings of World Congress on Neural Networks, Portland, Oregon, July 1993.

F. Palmieri, J. Zhu, ``Hebbian Learning in Linear Neural Networks: A Review," Technical report 5-93, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, May 1993.#### 1992

M. S. Mashikian, F. Palmieri, R. Bansal and R. B. Northrop, ``Location of Partial Discharges in Shielded Cables in the Presence of High Noise," IEEE Trans. on Electrical Insulation, Vol. 27, N. 1, pp. 37-43, Feb. 1992.

S. Shah, F. Palmieri and M. Datum, ``Optimal Filtering Algorithms for Fast Learning in Feedforward Neural Networks," Neural Networks, Vol. 5, pp. 779-787, Sept. 1992.

F. Palmieri, ``A Self-Organizing Neural Network for Nonlinear Filtering," Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, San Diego, CA 10-13 May 1992 (ISCAS '92), Vol. 6, pp. 2629 - 2632, DOI: 10.1109/ISCAS.1992.230681, Print ISBN: 0-7803-0593-0.

X. Qi, F. Palmieri, ``Analyses of the Genetic Algorithms in the Continuous Space," Proc. of the IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, San Francisco, CA, pp. II 265-268, March 1992.

F. Palmieri, A. Shah, A. Moiseff, ``Neural Coding of Interaural Time Difference," Proc. of IEEE Int. Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Baltimore, MD, pp. IV 271-276, June 1992.

X. Qi, F. Palmieri, ``Analyses of the Genetic Algorithm in the Continuous Space," Proc. of IEEE Int. Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Baltimore, MD, pp. IV 560-565, June 1992.

F. Palmieri, ``A Self-Organizing Neural Network for Multidimensional Approximation," Proc. of IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 07-11 Jun 1992, Baltimore, MD 1992 (IJCNN 1992), Vol. 4, pp. 802 - 807, DOI: 10.1109/IJCNN.1992.227219, Print ISBN: 0-7803-0559-0.

Z. Du, F. Palmieri, M. Mashikian, ``A Partial Discharge Propagation Model and Location Estimate," Proc. of Int. Conference on DSP Applications and Technology, Cambridge, MA, Nov. 1992.

X. Qi, F. Palmieri, ``Analyses of the Genetic Algorithm in the Continuous Space," Proc. of the 1992 Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, Princeton, NJ, March, 1992.

F. Palmieri, X. Qi, ``Analyses of Darwinian Optimization Algorithms in the Continuos Space," Tech. Rep. 92-01, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, 1992.

X. Qi, F. Palmieri, ``General Properties of Genetic Algorithms in the Euclidean Space with Adaptive Mutation and Crossover," Tech. Rep. 92-05, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, 1992.

F. Palmieri and A. Shah, ``Application of the Adaptive Recursive Order Statistic Filter to ADPCM," Tech. Rep. TR-92-11, Dept of Electrical and Systems Eng., The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-3157 , June 1992.

R. E. Croteau, F. Palmieri, ``Adaptive Channel Equalization Using Generalized Order Statistic Filters," Tech. Rep. TR-92-10, Dept of Electrical and Systems Eng., The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-3157, , June. 1992.

F. Palmieri, ``Hebbian Learning for Universal Memory and Appproximation," Tech. Report 92-13, Overheds from a talk delivered at the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, Oct. 22, 1992. , Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, 1992.#### 1991

Y. Bar-Shalom, F. Palmieri, A. Kumar and H. M. Shertukde, ``Analysis of Wide-Band Cross-Correlation for Target Detection and Time Delay Estimation," Proceedings of 1991 IEEE Int. Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Toronto, Canada, pp. 1293-1296, May 1991.

F. Palmieri and R. E. Croteau, ``Adaptive Channel Equalization Using Generalized Order Statistic Filters," Proceedings of 1991 IEEE Int. Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Toronto, Canada, pp. 1933-1936, May 1991.

F. Palmieri and R. E. Croteau, ``Image Restoration Based on Perception-Related Cost Functions," (invited paper) Proceedings of SPIE/SPSE Symposium on Electronic Imaging, Science and Technology, San Jose, Ca, Volume on Nonlinear Image Processing, pp. 24-35, Feb 1991.

F. Palmieri and J. Zhu, ''A Comparison of Two Eigen-Networks," Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Seattle, WA, pp. II 193-199, July 1991.

F. Palmieri and J. Zhu, ''Linear Neural Networks Which Minimize the Output Variance," Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Seattle, WA, pp. I 791-797, July 1991.

F. Palmieri, M. Datum, A. Shah and A. Moiseff, ''Sound Localization with a Neural Network Trained with the Multiple xtended Kalman Algorithm," Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Seattle, pp. I 125-131, July 1991.

F. Palmieri, M. Datum, A. Shah, A. Moiseff, ``Application f a Neural Network Trained with the Multiple Extended Kalman Algorithm," Proceedings of the IEEE Third Biennal Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing Mini Conference, Weston, MA, pp. S16.1-2, April 1991.

F. Palmieri, R. E. Croteau, ``On the Use of Ll-Filters for Adaptive Channel Equalization," Proceedings of the IEEE Third Biennal Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing Mini Conference, Weston, MA, pp. S7.1-2, April 1991.

A. Moiseff, F. Palmieri, M. Datum and a. Shah, ''An Artificial Neural Network for Studying Bianural Sound Localization," Proceedings of the IEEE 17th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Hartford, CT, pp.1-2, April 1991.

F. Palmieri, A. Moiseff, M. Datum and A.Shah, ''Learning Binaural Sound Localization Though a Neural Network," Proceedings of the IEEE 17th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Hartford, CT, pp. 13-14, April 1991.

F. Palmieri and J. Zhu, ''Unsupervised Learning in Constrained Linear Networks," Proceedings of the IEEE 17th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Hartford, CT, pp. 9-10, April 1991.

X. Qi, F. Palmieri, ``Transition Probability of Crossover in Canonical Genetic Algorithms," Proceedings of the IEEE Third Biennal Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing Mini Conference, Weston, MA, pp. S6.1-2, April 1991.

F. Palmieri, J. Zhu, ``Eigenstructure Decomposition in a Cascaded Linear Network," Proceedings of the IEEE Third Biennal Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing Mini Conference, Weston, MA, pp. F9.1-2, April 1991.

Y. Bar-Shalom, F. Palmieri, A. Kumar, H. Shertukde, ``Analysis of Wide-Band Cross-Correlation for Target Detection and Time Delay Estimation," Tech. Rep. 91-1, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, April 1991.

F. Palmieri, J. Zhu and C. Chang, ``Self-Organizing Linear Neural Networks with an Energy Criterion," Technical Report 92-3, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-3157, Nov. 1991.#### 1990

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``Frequency Analysis and Synthesis of a Class of Nonlinear Filters," IEEE Trans. on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Vol. ASSP-38, N. 8, pp. 1363-1372, Aug 1990.

F. Palmieri, S. Shah, ``Fast Training of Multilayer Perceptrons Using Multilinear Parametrization," Proceedings of IEEE-INNS Int. Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Washington DC, pp. 696-699, January 1990.

F. Palmieri, R. E. Croteau, ``Hybrid Order Statistic Filters for Adaptive Image Restoration," (Invited Paper), Proc. of SPIE Conference on Nonlinear Image Processing, Santa Clara, CA, pp. 40-49, Feb. 1990.

F. Palmieri, ``Adaptive Recursive Order Statistic Filters," Proceedings of IEEE Int. Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Albuquerque, NM, pp. 1229-1232, April 1990.

S. Shah and F. Palmieri, ``MEKA - A Fast Local Algorithm for Training Feedforward Neural Networks," Proceedings of Int. Joint Conference on Neural Networks, San Diego, CA, pp. III 41-46, July 1990.

J. Kilday, F. Palmieri, M. Fox, ``Linear Discriminant-Based MammographicTumor Classification Using Shape Descriptors," Proceedings of the 12th Annual IEEE Int. Conference of Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Philadephia, PA, Nov. 1990 (Best Student Paper Award).

F. Palmieri, ``An Approach to Faster Backpropagation," Published review of the paper ``Speeding Up Backpropagation by Gradient Correlation," by D. V. Shreibman and E. M. Norris, Neural Network Review, Vol. 4, No. 1, 1990, p. 23.#### 1989

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``Ll-filters, A New Class of Order Statistic Filters," IEEE Trans. on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Vol. ASSP-37, N. 5, pp. 691-701, May 1989.

F. Palmieri, ``A Backpropagation Algorithm for Multilayer Hybrid Order Statistic Filters," Proceedings of the 1989 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, pp. 1179-1182, May 1989.

F. Palmieri, S. Shah, ``A New Algorithm for Multilayer Perceptrons," Proceedings of the IEEE Int. Conference on Systems Man and Cybernetics, Boston, MA, pp. 427-428, Nov. 1989.#### 1988

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``A Class of Adaptive Nonlinear Filters," Proceedings of IEEE Int. Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, New York City, pp. 1483-86, April 1988.

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``Design of Order Statistic Filters I: L-Filters," University of Delaware, Electrical Engineering Department, Tech. Rep. 88-4-2, April 1988.

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``Design of Order Statistic Filters II: Ll-Filters," University of Delaware, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tech. Rep. 88-4-3, April 1988.#### 1987

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``Design of Order Statistic Filters with Given Spectral Behavior," Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, March 1987.

F. Palmieri, Nonlinear Filtering for Robust Signal Processing, PhD Thesis in Electrical Engineering, University of Delaware, August 1987.#### 1986

F. Palmieri, ``Sampling Theorem for Polynomial Interpolation," IEEE Trans. on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Vol. ASSP-34, pp. 846-857, August 1986.

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``Optimal MSE Linear Combination of Order Statistics for Restoration of Markov Processes," Proceedings of the Twentieth Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, Princeton, NJ, March 1986.

F. Palmieri and C. G. Boncelet Jr., ``Ll-Filters," (Short Paper), Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Allerton Conference on Communications Control and Computing, Urbana, IL, October 1986.#### 1985

F. Palmieri and L. P. Bolgiano Jr., ``Window Functions Obtained from B-Splines," Proceedings of the IEEE Int. Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, Tampa, FL, pp. 85-88, April 1985.

I. Abdou and F. Palmieri, ``On Using Apriori Knowledge in Reconstruction from Projections," Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, San Francisco, CA, pp. 390-392, June 1985.

F. Palmieri, Polynomial Window Functions, Final Thesis, Master's in Applied Sciences (Electrical Engineering), University of Delaware, June 1985.#### 1982

F. Palmieri, L. Vetrano and M. Longo, ``Sistema di Acquisizione Dati su Calcolatore HP-1000," Rapp. Tech. 01-82, Istituto Onde Elettromagnetiche, Istituto Universitario Navale di Napoli, Aprile 1982.

#### 1981

F. Palmieri and M. Longo, ``Speaker Identification Using Averaged Prediction Coefficients," Proceedings of the Fourth FASE Symposium}, Venice, Italy, April 1981.

F. Palmieri and M. Longo, ``Un Esperimento di Riconoscimento Automatico del Parlatore Basato sull'Analisi LPC," Rapp. Tec. 02-81, Laboratorio di Comunicazioni Elettriche, Istituto di Elettrotecnica, Universita' di Napoli, Marzo 1981.#### 1980

F. Palmieri, Un Esperimento per Valutare l'Efficacia dei Parametri LPC nel Riconoscimento Automatico del Parlatore, Tesi di Laurea in Ingegneria Elettronica, Universita' degli Studi di Napoli, Ottobre 1980.