Department of Electrical Engineering

Alireza Khotanzad


B.S.E.E., Purdue University, 1978; M.S.E.E., Purdue University, 1980; Ph.D., Purdue University, 1983


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Intelligent systems; Pattern recognition; Neural networks; Image processing and analysis; Forecasting; Fuzzy logic


Selected Journal Publications

  • C.M. Pilcher and A. Khotanzad,"Maritime ATR using Classifier Combination and High Resolution Range Profiles," IEEE Trans. on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol 47, No. 4, pp. 2558-2573, Oct. 2011.
  • E. Zhou and A. Khotanzad,"Fuzzy Classifier Design Using Genetic Algorithms," Pattern Recognition, Vol 40, issue 12, pp. 3401-3414, Dec. 2007.
  • A. Khotanzad and O. Hernandez,"Color Image Retrieval Using Multispectral Random Field Texture Model & Color Content Features," Pattern Recognition, Vol 36, pp. 1679-1694, 2003.
  • A. Khotanzad and E. Zink,"Contour Line and Geographical feature extraction from U.S.G.S Color Topographic Paper Maps," IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol 25, No. 1, pp. 18-31, Jan., 2003.
  • A. Khotanzad, E. Zhou and H. Elragal,"A Neuro-Fuzzy Approach to Short-Term Load Forecasting in a Price-Sensitive Environment," IEEE Trans. On Power Systems, Vol. 17, No.4, pp.1273-1282, Nov., 2002.
  • A. Khotanzad, "Short-Term Load and Price Forecasting with Artificial Neural Networks," The Electric Power Engineering Handbook, edited by L.L. Grisby, CRC Press, pp. 13-16 to 13-26, 2001.
  • A. Khotanzad, H. Elragal, and T-L Lu, "Combination of Artificial Neural Network Forecasters for Prediction of Natural Gas Consumption," IEEE Trans. On Neural Networks Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 464-473, March, 2000.
  • C.D. Kinnard and A. Khotanzad, "Adaptive Fuzzy Process Control of Integrated Circuit Wire Bonding," IEEE Trans. on Electronics Packaging Manufacturing, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 233-243, July, 1999.
  • J. Bennett and A. Khotanzad, "Maximum Likelihood Estimation Methods for Multispectra Random Field Image Models", IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 21, No. 6, pp. 537-543, June, 1999.
  • A. Khotanzad and J. Bennett, "A Spatial Correlation Based Method for Neighbor Set Selection in Random Field Image Models," IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 734-740, May, 1999.
  • J. Bennett and A. Khotanzad, "Modeling Textured Image using Generalized Long Correlation Models," IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 20, No. 12, pp. 1365-1370, December, 1998.
  • A. Khotanzad, R. Afkhami-Rohani, and D. Maratukulam, "ANNSTLF-Artificial Neural Network Short-Term Load Forecaster-Generation Three," IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 1413-1422, November, 1998.
  • A. Khotanzad and C. Chung, "Application of Multi-Layer Perceptron Neural Networks to Vision Problems", Neural Computing & Applications, Vol. 7, pp. 249-259, 1998.
  • J. Bennett and A. Khotanzad, ``Multispectral Random Field Models for Synthesis and Analysis of Color Images," IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 327-332, March, 1998.
  • A. Khotanzad, R. Afkhami-Rohani, T.L. Lu, M.H. Davis, A. Abaye, and D. Maratukulam, ``ANNSTLF- A Neural Network Based Electric Load Forecasting System," IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 835-846, July, 1997.
  • M.H. Davis, A. Khotanzad, D.P. Flamig, and S.E. Harms, ``A Physics Based Coordinate Transformation for 3D Image Matching," IEEE Trans.on Medical Imaging, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 317-328, June, 1997.

Selected Conference Publications

  • "Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation Using A Two-Stage Fuzzy Neural Network Based Traffic Predictor," with N. Sadek, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, IJCNN'04, Budapest, Hungary, July 25-29, 2004.
  • "K-Factor Gegenbauer ARMA Process For Network Traffic Simulation," with N. Sadek, IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, ISCC 2004, Alexandria, Egypt, June 29-July 1, 2004.
  • "Multi-Scale High-Speed Network Traffic Prediction Using k-Factor Gegenbauer ARMA Model," with N. Sadek, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC 2004, Paris, France, June 20-24, 2004.
  • "Adaptive Measurement-Based Admission Control Using Neural Network Predictor," with N. Sadek and T. Chen, Proceedings of Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE'04, Niagara Falls, Canada, pp. 859-862, May 2-5, 2004.
  • "Retinal Image Registration Using Thin-Plate Spline and Vessel Matching for Multimodal Studies on Early Detection and Longitudinal Monitoring of AMD," with A. Edwards and J. Yu Presented at the 2004 Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 25-29, 2004.
  • "An Object-Based Approach for Digital Video Retrieval," with M. Smith, International Conference on Information Technology (ITCC 2004), Las Vegas, NV, April 5-7, 2004.
  • "Unsupervised Object-Based Detection of Dissolves in Video Sequences," with M. Smith, 2004 Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation (SSIAI 2004), Lake Tahoe, Nevada, March 28-30, 2004.
  • "ATM Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation Using F-ARIMA Prediction Model," with N. Sadek and T. Chen, Proceedings of ICCCN (International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks), pp. 359-363, October 20-22, 2003.
  • "Multi-Scale High-Speed Network Traffic Prediction Using Combination of Neural Networks," with N. Sadek, Proceedings of IJCNN (International Joint Conference on Neural Networks), Vol. 2, pp.1071-1075, July 20-24, 2003.