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Dr. Nikolay M. Sirakov


Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Office Location: Binnion 322

Phone: 903-886-5943



JOURNALS Published:

  1. A. Bowden, N. M. Sirakov, 2015, Applications of The Euler – Lagrange Poisson Active Contour in Vector Fields, Overcoming Noise, and Line Integrals, J. Dynamics of Continuous, Discrete & Impulsive Systems. Series B: Applications & Algorithms, Watam Press, 23 (2016) 59-73 
  2. Abdullah N. Arslana, Christian F. Hempelmannb, Salvatore Attardoc, Grady Price, Blountd Nikolay Metodiev Sirakov, 2015, "Threat assessment using visual hierarchy and conceptual firearms ontology," Opt. Eng., 54(5), 053109 (2015). doi:10.1117/1.OE.54.5.053109. 0.87, J Citation Reports®, April 06, 2015.
  3. N. M. Sirakov, Y. Ou, M. Mete, 2015, Skin Lesion Feature Vectors Classification in Models of a Riemannian Manifold, Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence: Volume 75, Issue 1 (2015), Page 217-229, Impact Factor 0.488, DOI: 10.1007/s10472-014-9424-8.
  4. Quang Tung Thieu, Marie Luong, Jean-Marie Rocchisani, Nikolay Sirakov, Emanuelle Viennet, 2014, Efficient Segmentation with the Convex Local-Global Fuzzy Gaussian Distribution Active Contour for Medical Applications, Journal Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence-Springer, IF 0.488, DOI 10.1007/s10472-014-9413-y, Published on-line May 15, 2014,
  5. P. Kandhare, A. Arslan, N.M. Sirakov, 2014, Tracking Partially Occluded Objects with Centripetal Active Contour, Mathematics for Applications, 3 (2014), 1-15, ISSN 1805-3610, ISBN:80-214-020-X, DOI: 10.13164/ma.2014.05, indexed by MathSciNet, Zentralblatt.
  6. M. Mete, N.M. Sirakov, 2012, “Dermoscopic Diagnosis Of Melanoma In A 4d Feature Space Constructed By Active Contour Extracted Features”, Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics 36 (7) 572– 579, 2012 Impact Factor 1.467
  7. N.M.Sirakov, S. Suh, S.Attardo, 2011, “Automatic Object Identification Using Visual Low Level Feature Extraction and Ontological Knowledge”, Journal of Integrated Design & Process Science, Vol. 14, No. 2, Nov. 2010.
  8. M. Mete, N.M.Sirakov, 2010, “Lesion Detection In Dermoscopy Images with novel density-based and active contour approaches”, BMC Bioinformatics 2010, 11(Suppl 6):S23, October 07, 2010. Impact Factor -3.43. doi:10.1186/1471-2105-11-S6-S23; ISSN 1471-2105,
  9. Sirakov, N.M., 2006. A New Active Convex Hull Model For Image Regions, Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision, Vol.26, Num 3, pp:309-325, December 2006., Impact Factor: 2007: 1.331, J. Citation Reports® 2008, published by Thomson Scientific, Section "Mathematics, applied": Rank 29 of 165.
  10. Sirakov, N.M., 2006, Heat Equation to 3D Image Segmentation, Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, December, 2006, Vol.4, No2., pp.15-21. 
  11. Sirakov, N.M., Granado, I., Muge, F., 2002. Interpolation Approach for 3D Smooth Reconstruction and Visualization of Subsurface Objects. International Journal Computers & Geosciences, Vol.28, Issue 8, pp 877-885. Impact Factor: 0.893.
  12. Sirakov, N.M., Muge, F., 2001. A system for reconstructing and visualizing three-dimensional objects. International Journal Computers & Geosciences, Volume 27, Issue 1, pp.59-69. Impact Factor: 0.893, Thomson Reuters.
  13. Grozdev, S., Sirakov, N., 1993. Combinatorial Approach to plane Figure Modeling, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Year XXIV, N0 3, Printed by Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, pp.36-44.
  14. Cupic R., Sirakov N., Trebaticky I., 1991. Parallel processing of 3D information by help of systolic system. Spatial issue of the Journal Cybernetics and Informatics, Published by Slovak Academy of Sciences, April 4-7, pp. 43-48.

Under Review JOURNALS:

-N. M. Sirakov, N.N. Sirakova, Inscribing Convex Polygons in Star-Shaped Objects, Discrete & Computational Geometry – Springer- IF 0.696, submitted December 01, 2015.

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