Presentations/Publications

Presentations

Computer Vision Collaboration Micro-Workshop [15/01/14]

The following Powerpoint presentations were presented at the Computer Vision Collaboration Micro-Workshop, held at DSTO on Wednesday 15th January 2014.

Publications

Presented below is a list of publications by members of the Laboratory:

  • Diessel, O, Kearney, D, and Wigley, G. “A Web-Based Multi-user Operating System for Reconfigurable Computing”. 6th Reconfigurable Architectures Workshop (RAW’99). Springer, December
  • Gatt, A., S. Wong, E. Watts and D Kearney. (2009). A comparative evaluation of visual  tracking systems. Acquisition, Tracking, Pointing, and Laser Systems Technologies  XXIII, Orlando, FL, USA, SPIE.
  • Gatt, A., Wong, S., Kearney, D. (2010). Combining
    Online Feature Selection with Adaptive Shape Estimation. Image and Vision
    Computing New Zealand, Queenstown, New Zealand.
  • Gatt, A., Wong, S., Kearney, D. (2010). Improved
    Online Feature Selection through Target Shape Estimation. International
    Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Pattern Recognition, Las
    Vegas, NV, USA.
  • George, M, Pink, M, Kearney, D, and Wigley, G., “Efficient Allocation of FPGA Area to Multiple Users in an Operating System for Reconfigurable Computing”. International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms (ERSA’02), June 2002, CSREA Press.
  • Grant Wigley, John Hopf and David Kearney Using Software Techniques when Developing Hardware Applications 2002 International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms
  • Jasiunas, M, Kearney, D, Hopf J, Wigley, G. “Fusion for Uninhabited Airborne Vehicles”, Field-Programmable Technology, (FPT). Proceedings. 2002 IEEE International Conference on 2002 pp 348- 351 ISBN: 0-7803-7574-2, 2002
  • Jasiunas, M., “Combined Run-time Area Allocation and Long Line Re-routing for Reconfigurable Computing”, Proceedings. 2003 IEEE International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT), Tokyo, Japan, 2003
  • Jasiunas, M., Kearney, D., Bowyer, R., “Connectivity, Resource Integration, and High Performance Reconfigurable Computing for Autonomous UAVs”, Aerospace Conference, Big Sky Montana,  IEEE,  2005
  • John Hopf and David Kearney Hardware Join Java: A unified hardware/software language for dynamic partial run time reconfigurable computing applications 2006 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT)
  •  John Hopf and David Kearney Specification and integration of software and reconfigurable hardware using Hardware Join Java 2003 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT)
  •  John Hopf Comparing the bitstreams of applications specified in Hardware Join Java and HandelC 2003 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT)
  • John Hopf, G. Stewart Itzstein and David Kearney Hardware Join Java: A High Level Language for Reconfigurable Hardware Development 2002 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT)
  • Kearney, D. and Jasiunas, M. “Using Simulated Partial Dynamic Run-Time Reconfiguration to Share Embedded FPGA Compute and Power Resources across a Swarm of Unpiloted Airborne Vehicles.” EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems 2007(2007): 1-12. 2007
  • Kearney, D., Jasiunas, M, 2006, “Managing power amongst a group of networked embedded FPGAs using dynamic reconfiguration and task migration”, in Dagstuhl Seminar Proceedings, Dynamically Reconfigurable Architectures, Dagstuhl, Germany, 2006
  • Nguyen, V., Kearney, D. and Gioiosa, G. 2007. Balancing performance, flexibility and scalability in a parallel computing platform for membrane computing applications. In the Proceedings of the Eighth Workshop on Membrane Computing, Thessaloniki, Greece, June 25 – June 28, 2007, pp. 471–508.
  • Nguyen, V., Kearney, D. and Gioiosa, G. 2008. An implementation of membrane computing using reconfigurable hardware. Computing and Informatics, Vol. 27, pp. 551–569.
  • Nguyen, V., Kearney, D. and Gioiosa, G. 2008. Balancing performance, flexibility and scalability in a parallel computing platform for membrane computing applications. In G. Eleftherakis et al. (eds) WMC8 2007. Vol. 4860 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, pp. 385–413. xxvii
  • Nguyen, V., Kearney, D. and Gioiosa, G. 2009. A region-based hardware implementation of membrane computing and its integration into Reconfig-P. In the Proceedings of the Tenth Workshop on Membrane Computing, Curtea de Arges, Romania, August 24 – August 27, 2009, pp. –.
  • Nguyen, V., Kearney, D. and Gioiosa, G. 2009. An algorithm for non-deterministic object distribution in P systems and its implementation in hardware. In D. W. Corne et al. (eds) WMC9 2008. Vol. 5391 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, pp. 325–354.
  • Nguyen, V., Kearney, D. and Gioiosa, G. 2010. A region-oriented hardware implementation for membrane computing applications. To appear in G. P˘aun et al. (eds) WMC10 2009. Vol. 5957 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer.
  • Nguyen, V., Kearney, D. and Gioiosa, G. 2010. An extensible, maintainable and elegant approach to hardware source code generation in Reconfig-P. Submitted to the Journal of Logic and Algebraic Programming.
  • Peer reviewed conference papers on research undertaken is this thesis
  • Sebastien Wong, John Hopf and David Kearney A reconfigurable real-time front end processor for a multi-spectral missile approach warning sensor 2004 International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing
  • Sriram, V and Kearney, D. “A FPGA Implementation of Variable Kernel Convolution”, In Proc. of  IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies,  Adelaide, Australia, Dec 2007, IEEE CS Press.
  • Sriram, V and Kearney, D. ”An Ultra Fast Kolmogorov Phase Screen Generator Suitable For Parallel  Implementation”. Optics Express v. 15, no. 21, pg. 13709-13714, 2007.
  • Sriram, V and Kearney, D. Towards A Multi-FPGA Infrared Simulator. The Journal of Defense Modeling  and Simulation: Applications, Methodology, Technology, vol. 4, no. 4, pg. 50-63, 2007.
  • Sriram, V. “Hardware Optimised Modeling of Atmospheric Scintillation Using Kolmogorov Phase  Screen”, In Proc. of IFIP International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (IFIP VLSI-SoC  2006), Nice, France, October 2006 (Ph.D. Forum).
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “A High Speed, Run Time Reconfigurable Image Acquisition processor  for a Missile Approach Warning System”, In Proc. of International Conference on Engineering of  Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms, Las Vegas, USA, June 2006, CSREA Press.
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “A High Throughput Area Time Efficient Uniform Random Number  Generator based on the TT800 Algorithm”, In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Field  Programmable Logic and Applications, Amsterdam, Netherlands, August 2007, IEEE Press.
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “A Parallel Area Efficient Kolmogorov Phase Screen Generator Suitable  for FPGA Implementation”, In Proc. of IEEE Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques  and Applications (DICTA), Adelaide, Australia Dec 2007, IEEE CS Press.
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “An Area Time Efficient Field Programmable Mersenne Twister Uniform  Random Number Generator”, In Proc. of International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable  Systems and Algorithms, Las Vegas, USA, June 2006, CSREA Press.
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “High Speed High Fidelity Infrared Scene Simulation Using Reconfigurable  Computing”, In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and  Applications, Madrid, Spain, August 2006, IEEE Press.
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “High throughput 624 port MT19937 Uniform Random Number Generator”,  In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications  and Technologies, Adelaide, Australia, Dec 2007, IEEE CS Press.
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “Implementing a Phase Screen Generator in Hardware”, In Proc. of IEEE  International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies,  Adelaide, Australia Dec 2007, IEEE CS Press.
  • Sriram, V. and Kearney, D. “Research Issues in Using Reconfigurable Computing to Accelerate Infrared  Simulation”, In Proc. of IEEE Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques and  Applications (DICTA), Adelaide, Australia Dec 2007, IEEE CS press.
  • von Itzstein, G, Stewart. and Jasiunas, M. “On Implementing High Level Concurrency in Java”, Advances in Computer Systems Architecture 2003, Aizu Japan, Springer Verlag   
  • Wigley, G, and Kearney, D. “The Management of Applications for Reconfigurable Computing using an Operating System”. In 7th Asia-Pacific Computer Systems Architecture Conference, 2002, ACS Press.
  • Wigley, G, and Kearney, D., “Research Issues in Operating Systems for Reconfigurable Computing.” In International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms (ERSA’02), 2002, CSREA Press.
  • Wigley, G, and Kearney, D., “The Development of an Operating System for Reconfigurable Computing”. In IEEE Symposium on FPGAs for Custom Computing Machines (FCCM’01), Napa Valley, CA, USA, April 2001, IEEE Press.
  • Wigley, G, and Kearney, D., “The First Real Operating System for Reconfigurable Computers”. In 6th Australasian Computer Science Week (ACSAC’01), Gold Coast, Australia, January 2001. IEEE Computer Society.
  • Wigley, G, Hopf, J, and Kearney, D., “Using Software Techniques when Developing Hardware Applications”. In International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms (ERSA’02), 2002, CSREA Press.
  • Wigley, G, Kearney, D, and Warren, D., “Introducing ReConfigME: An Operating System for Reconfigurable Computing.” In 12th International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL’02), Montpellier, France, 2002, Springer.
  • Wigley, G., Jasiunas, M., “A low cost, high performance, reconfigurable computing based unmanned aerial vehicle”, Aerospace Conference, Big Sky Montana, IEEE, 2006
  • Wong, S. (2005). Advanced correlation tracking of objects in cluttered imagery.  Acquisition, Tracking, and Pointing XIX, Orlando, FL, United States, SPIE.
  • Wong, S. and B. Hennessy (2008). The Advanced Correlation Tracker in Real-Time. The  Southern Programmable Logic Conference, Patigonia, Argentina, IEEE.
  • Wong, S. and D. Kearney (2009). Relating image, shape, position, and velocity in visual  tracking Acquisition, Tracking, Pointing, and Laser Systems Technologies XXIII,  Orlando, FL, USA, SPIE.
  • Wong, S., J. Hopf, and D Kearney. (2004). A reconfigurable real-time front end processor  for a multi-spectral missile approach warning sensor. The International Conference  on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing, Melbourne,  Australia, IEEE
  • Wong, S., Jasiunas, M and  Kearney D,  “Towards a Reconfigurable Tracking System”. The 2005 International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FLP 2005), Tampere, Finland. 2005
  • Wong, S., Jasiunas, M and  Kearney D, “Fast 2D Convolution Using Reconfigurable Computing”. The Eight International Symposium on Signal Processing and its Applications (ISSPA 05), Sydney, NSW. 2005
  • Wong, S., M. Jasiunas, and D Kearney. (2005). Fast 2D convolution using reconfigurable  computing. The 8th International Symposium on Signal Processing and its  Applications, Brisbane, Australia, IEEE.
  • Wong, S., M. Jasiunas, and D Kearney. (2005). Towards a Reconfigurable Tracking  System. The 15th International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and  Applications, Tampere, Finnland, IEEE.