SIRENA Publications

The results of activities carried out during the SIRENA project are disseminated through high‐quality and dedicated scientific journals and presentations at international conferences.

Please find below the list of current submitted/accepted peer-reviewed contributions within the SIRENA framework.

Contributions in International Journals

  1. G. Oliveri, E. T. Bekele, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, “Array miniaturization through QCTO-SI metamaterial radomes,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., vol. 63, no. 8, pp. 3465-3476, Aug. 2015.
  2. G. Oliveri, D. H. Werner, and A. Massa, "Reconfigurable electromagnetics through metamaterials - A review", Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 103, no. 7, pp. 1034-1056, July 2015.
  3. M. Salucci, G. Oliveri, and A. Massa, “GPR Prospecting through an inverse scattering frequency-hopping multi- focusing approach,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sensing, vol. 53, no. 12, pp. 6573-6592, Dec. 2015.
  4. N. Anselmi, G. Oliveri, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, “Wavelet-based compressive imaging of sparse targets,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., vol. 63, no. 11, pp. 4889-4900, Nov. 2015.
  5. N. Anselmi, P. Rocca, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, "Optimization of excitation tolerances for robust beamforming in linear arrays," IET Microwave, Antennas & Propagation, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 208-214, 2016.
  6. X. Ye, L. Poli, G. Oliveri, Y. Zhong, K. Agarwal, A. Massa, and X. Chen, "Multi-resolution subspace-based optimization method for solving three-dimensional inverse scattering problems," Journal of the Optical Society A, vol. 32, no. 11, Nov. 2015.
  7. M. Salucci, L. Poli, A. F. Morabito, and P. Rocca, “Adaptive nulling through subarray switching in planar antenna arrays,” Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 404–414, Feb. 2016.
  8. G. Oliveri, E. T. Bekele, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, “Transformation electromagnetics miniaturization of sectoral and conical horn antennas,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 64, no. 4, Apr. 2016.
  9. P. Rocca, G. Oliveri, R. J. Mailloux, and A. Massa, “Unconventional phased array architectures and design methodologies ‐ A review,” Proceedings of the IEEE – Special Issue on ‘Phased Array Technologies,’ Invited Review Paper, vol. 104, no. 3, pp. 544‐560, March 2016.
  10. N. Anselmi, P. Rocca, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, “Power pattern sensitivity to calibration errors and mutual coupling in linear arrays through circular interval arithmetics,” Sensors, vol. 16, no. 6(791), pp. 1-14, 2016.
  11. N. Anselmi, M. Salucci, P. Rocca, and A. Massa, "Generalized interval-based analysis tool for pattern distortions in reflector antennas with bump-like surface deformations," IET Microwave, Antennas & Propagation, vol. 10, no. 9, pp. 909-916, June 2016.
  12. P. Rocca, L. Poli, N. Anselmi, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, "Predicting antenna pattern degradations in microstrip reflectarrays through interval arithmetic," IET Microwave, Antennas & Propagation, vol. 10, no. 8, pp. 817-826, June 2016.
  13. H. Ahmadi, A. Polo, T. Moriyama, M. Salucci, and F. Viani, "Semantic wireless localization of WiFi terminals in smart buildings," Radio Science – Special Issue on ‘Innovative Microwave Devices, Methods and Applications,’ Invited Paper, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 876-892, June 2016
  14. M.  Salucci,  L.  Poli,  A.  Massa,  "Advanced  multi‐frequency  GPR  data  processing  for  non‐linear  deterministic imaging," Signal Processing ‐ Special Issue on 'Advanced Ground Penetrating Radar Signal Processing Techniques', vol. 132, pp. 306‐318, March 2017.
  15. M. Salucci, N. Anselmi, G. Oliveri, P. Calmon, R. Miorelli, C. Reboud, and A. Massa, “Real-time NDT-NDE through an innovative adaptive partial least squares SVR inversion approach,” IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, vol. 54, no. 11, pp. 6818-6832, Nov. 2016.
  16. G. Oliveri, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, “Synthesis of modular contiguously clustered linear arrays through a sparseness-regularized solver,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 64, no. 10, pp. 4277-4287, Oct. 2016.
  17. L. Tenuti, N. Anselmi, P. Rocca, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, "Minkowski sum method for planar arrays sensitivity analysis with uncertain‐but‐bounded excitation tolerances," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 65, no. 1, pp. 167‐177, Jan. 2017.
  18. M. Salucci, L. Poli, N. Anselmi and A. Massa, "Multifrequency Particle Swarm Optimization for Enhanced Multiresolution GPR Microwave Imaging," IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, vol. 55, no. 3, pp. 1305-1317, March 2017.
  19. N. Anselmi, G. Oliveri, M. A. Hannan, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, "Color compressive sensing imaging of arbitrary‐shaped scatterers," IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 65, no. 6, pp. 1986‐1999, June  2017.
  20. P.  Rocca,  M.  A.  Hannan,  M.  Salucci,  and  A.  Massa,  “Single‐snapshot  DoA  estimation  in array  antennas  with mutual coupling through a multi‐scaling BCS strategy,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 65, no. 6, pp. 3203‐3213, June 2017.
  21. M.  Salucci,  G.  Oliveri,  N.  Anselmi,  F.  Viani,  A.  Fedeli,  M.  Pastorino,  and A.  Randazzo,  “Three‐dimensional electromagnetic imaging of dielectric targets by means of the multiscaling inexact‐Newton method,” Journal of Optical Society of America A, vol. 34, no. 7, pp. 1119‐1131, July 2017.
  22. G.  Oliveri,  M.  Salucci,  N.  Anselmi  and  A.  Massa,  "Multiscale  system‐by‐design  synthesis of  printed  WAIMs  for waveguide array enhancement," IEEE Journal on Multiscale and Multiphysics Computational Techniques, vol. 2, pp. 84‐96, 2017.

Contributions in International Conferences

  1. N. Anselmi, L. Poli, G. Oliveri, and A. Massa, "Quantitative inverse scattering with sparseness constraints – The compressive sensing paradigm," Proc. 9th International Conference on Computational Physics (ICCP-9), Singapore, Singapore, January 7-11, 2015.
  2. G. Oliveri, M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, P. Calmon, C, Reboud, R. Miorelli, and A. Massa, "SVR-based inversion of eddy current probe impedance data for crack reconstruction within complex structures," Proc. URSI-France 2015 Scientific Days "Probing matter with Electromagnetic Waves", pp. 241-243, Paris, France, March 24-25, 2015.
  3. G. Oliveri, M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, and A. Massa, "Enhancing GPR microwave imaging through innovative information acquisition techniques," Proc. URSI-France 2015 Scientific Days “Probing matter with Electromagnetic Waves”, pp. 225-227, Paris, France, March 24-25, 2015.
  4. M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, L. Poli, G. Oliveri, and A. Massa, "A comparative assessment of information-exploitation techniques for GPR data inversion," Proc. 5th International Workshop on New Computational Methods for Inverse Problems (NCMIP 2015), Cachan, France, May 29, 2015.
  5. M. Salucci, G. Oliveri, F. Viani, R. Miorelli, C. Reboud, P. Calmon, and A. Massa, "A learning-by-examples approach for non-destructive localization and characterization of defects through eddy current testing measurements," Proc. 2015 IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 19-25, 2015.
  6. L. Tenuti, G. Oliveri, F. Viani, A. Polo, M. Donelli, and A. Massa, “A frequency-hopping BCS strategy for imaging buried objects,” Proc. 15th IEEE Mediterranean Microwave Symposium (MMS 2015), Lecce, Italy, November 30 – December 2, 2015.
  7. F. Viani, N. Anselmi, M. Donelli, P. Garofalo, G. Gottardi, G. Oliveri, L. Poli, A. Polo, P. Rocca, M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, and A. Massa, “On the role of information in inversion and synthesis – challenges, tools, and trends," Proc. 15th IEEE Mediterranean Microwave Symposium (MMS 2015), Lecce, Italy, November 30 – December 2, 2015.
  8. L. Tenuti, M. Salucci, G. Oliveri, P. Rocca, and A. Massa, "Surrogate-assisted optimization of metamaterial devices for advanced antenna systems," Proc. 2015 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (IEEE-SSCI 2015) Cape Town, South Africa, December 7‐10, 2015.
  9. G. Oliveri, L. Tenuti, M. Salucci and A. Massa, “Innovative Antenna Architectures Exploiting Metamaterials for New Generation Radars,” 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2016), Davos, Switzerland, April 11-15, 2016.
  10. A. Massa, G. Oliveri, M. Salucci, and P. Rocca, “Enabling the Optimization-Based Design of Complex EM Devices Through the System-by-Design Approach,” 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2016), Davos, Switzerland, April 11-15, 2016.
  11. M. Salucci, S. Ahmed, and A. Massa, “An Adaptive Learning-by-Examples Strategy for Efficient Eddy Current Testing of Conductive Structures,” 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2016), Davos, Switzerland, April 11-15, 2016.
  12. A. Massa, P. Rocca, and G. Oliveri, "Compressive sensing as a new paradigm in wave scattering and propagation," Proc. 2016 IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting (Special Session: "Novel paradigms, challenges and perspectives in wave scattering and propagation" - V. Galdi, and E. Heyman), Fajardo, Puerto Rico, June 26-July 1, 2016.
  13. A. Massa, G. Oliveri, N. Anselmi, L. Poli, and L. Tenuti, "CS-Based computational imaging at microwave frequencies," Proc. 2016 IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting (Special Session: "Computational imaging at microwave, millimeter wave, and terahertz frequencies" - M. F. Imani, O. Yurduseven, J. Gollub, and D. Smith), Fajardo, Puerto Rico, June 26-July 1, 2016.
  14. F. Viani, F. Robol, M. Bertolli, A. Polo, H. Ahmadi, R. Bouallegue, and A. Massa, "A Wireless monitoring system for phytosanitary treatment in smart farming applications," Proc. 2016 IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, June 26-July 1, 2016.
  15. M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, A. Randazzo, and P. Rocca, "Multi-resolution approaches for GPR-data inversion," Proc. 2016 International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016) (Special Session: “Inverse scattering and imaging” - M. Pastorino and L. Li), Espoo, Finland, Aug. 14-18, 2016.
  16. N. Anselmi, L. Poli, A. Randazzo, and G. Oliveri, "Alphabet CS for inverse scattering," Proc. 2016 International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016) (Special Session: “Inverse scattering and imaging” - M. Pastorino and L. Li), Espoo, Finland, Aug. 14-18, 2016.
  17. M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, L. Poli, G. Oliveri, and A. Massa, "A computational method for the inversion of wide-band GPR measurements," Proc. 6th International Workshop on New Computational Methods for Inverse Problems (NCMIP 2016), Cachan, France, May 20, 2016.
  18. H. Zaimaga and M. Lambert, "Soft shrinkage thresholding algorithm for nonlinear microwave imaging," Proc. 6th International Workshop on New Computational Methods for Inverse Problems (NCMIP 2016), Cachan, France, May 20, 2016.
  19. G. Oliveri, P. Rocca, L. Poli, N. Anselmi, M. Salucci, T. Moriyama, T. Takenaka, and A. Massa, "Real-time eddy-current-testing of metallic structures through statistical learning methodology", Proc. 2016 PIERS Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (Special Session: “Inverse scattering and applications” - T. Moriyama and T. Takenaka), Shangai, Cina, Aug. 8-11, 2016.
  20. P. Rocca, G. Oliveri, L. Tenuti, M. Salucci, T. Moriyama, T. Takenaka, and A. Massa, "Imaging complex targets through alphabet-based compressive sensing", Proc. 2016 PIERS Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (Special Session: “Inverse scattering and imaging” - M. Li, A. Abubakar and X. Chen), Shangai, Cina, Aug. 8-11, 2016.
  21. S. Ahmed, R. Miorelli, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, "Real-time flaw characterization through learning-by-examples techniques: a comparative study applied to ECT," Proc. 21st International Workshop on Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (ENDE 2016), Lisbon, Portugal, 25-28 Sept. 2016.
  22. H. Zaimaga, M. Lambert, “Sparsity reconstruction algorithm for nonlinear microwave problems,” URSI Asia-Pacific Radio Science Conference (URSI RASC 2016), Séoul, South Korea, Aug. 21-25, 2016.
  23. H. Zaimaga, M. Lambert, “Sparsity-enforced microwave inverse scattering using soft shrinkage thresholding,” Proc. European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO 2016), Budapest, Hungary, 29 Aug. – 2 Sept., 2016, pp. 350-354.
  24. M.  Salucci,  L.  Tenuti,  L.  Poli,  and  A.  Massa,  “Buried‐object  detection  and  imaging through  innovative  processing  of  GPR  data,”  11th  European  Conference  on  Antennas  and Propagation  (EUCAP  2017),  Paris, France,  March  19‐24,  2017  (Invited  paper;  Session  title: “Electromagnetic  methods  for  direct  and  inverse scattering involving stratified media” – M. Pastorino and G. Schettini).
  25. L.  Poli,  G.  Oliveri,  and  A.  Massa,  “Multi‐resolution  compressive  sensing  inversion of  scattering  data,”  11 th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP 2017), Paris, France, March 19‐24, 2017.
  26. M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, G. Oliveri, and A. Massa, “Frequency‐hopping GPR prospecting of sparse scatterers through Bayesian compressive sensing,” 2017 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium (ACES 2017), Firenze, Italy, March 26‐30, 2017.

Contributions in National Conferences

  1. H. Zaimaga, A. Massa, M. Lambert, “On sparsity-enforced microwave inverse scattering,” Actes Assemblée Générale “Interférences d’Ondes” GDR ONDES 2015, Lyon, France, 19-21 Oct., 2015.
  2. N. Anselmi, L. Poli, G. Oliveri, P. Rocca, and A. Massa, “Microwave imaging of 2D scatterers through wavelet- based alphabet and compressive sensing,” Actes Assemblée Générale “Interférences d’Ondes” GDR ONDES 2015, Lyon, France, 19-21 Oct., 2015.
  3. G. Oliveri, L. Tenuti, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, “The material-by-design paradigm – current advances and future trends,” Actes Assemblée Générale “Interférences d’Ondes” GDR ONDES 2015, Lyon, France, 19-21 Oct., 2015.
  4. N. Anselmi, M. Donelli, M. A. Hannan, G. Oliveri, L. Poli, P. Rocca, M. Salucci, L. Tenuti, and A. Massa, "Inverse Scattering Methodologies and Applications @ ELEDIA Research Center," Atti XXI Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo (XXI RiNEm), Parma, Italy, 12-14 Sept. 2016.
  5. S. Ahmed, R. Morelli, M. Salucci, and A. Massa, “Learning by example techniques for fast flaw characterization during eddy current testing inspection,” Journées COFREND 2017, Strasbourg, France, 30 May – 1 June, 2017.

Last update: June 26, 2017.