Selected Publications

"Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there." - Will Rogers

Data Science

Population Reconstruction
  • Book Chapter: J. Efremova, B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, H. Rahmani, F.A. Oliehoek, T. Calders, K. Tuyls, and G. Weiss. "Multi-source entity resolution for genealogical data". In Population Reconstruction, Springer International Publishing. 2015
  • B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, J. Efremova, H. Rahmani, T. Calders, K. Tuyls and G. Weiss
  • HiDER: Query-Driven Entity Resolution for Historical Data [pdf]
  • In Proceedings of the European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML PKDD 2015), Porto, Portugal, 2015.
  • H. Rahmani, B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, G. Weiss and K. Tuyls
  • Entity Resolution in Disjoint Graphs: an Application on Genealogical Data [link]
  • Journal of Intelligent Data Analysis (in press).
  • J. Efremova, B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, F. Oliehoek, T. Calders and K. Tuyls
  • An Interactive, Web-based Tool for Genealogical Entity Resolution [pdf]
  • In Proceedings of the 25th Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC), Delft, Netherlands, 2013.

Computational Social Science

  • B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, H. Bou-Ammar, K. Tuyls, G. Weiss
  • On the Skewed Degree Distribution of Hierarchical Networks [pdf][slides]
  • In Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM), Paris, France, 2015.
    • B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, H. Bou-Ammar, D. Bloembergen, K. Tuyls, G. Weiss
    • Theory of Cooperation in Complex Social Networks [pdf][slides][poster][Supplemental Materials]
    • In Proceedings of the 28th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Quebec City, Canada, 2014.
  • B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, D. Bloembergen, H. Bou-Ammar, K. Tuyls, G. Weiss
    • Effects of Evolution on the Emergence of Scale Free Networks [pdf]
    • In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems (ALIFE), New York, U.S., 2014.

Multi-Agent Systems and Control Theory

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  • Book Chapter: B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, K. Tuyls, I. Caliskanelli, B. Broeker, D. Claes, S. Alers and G. Weiss. "Bio-inspired multi-robot systems". In T.D. Ngo (Ed.), Biomimetic technologies. Volume 2: Actuators, robotics and integrated systems. Woodhead Publishing Ltd. 2015.
  • B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, F. Shabani, A. Nemati, S.-D. Stan
  • A Novel Robust Decentralized Adaptive Fuzzy Control for Swarm Formation of Multi-Agent Systems [pdf][link]
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Vol. 59(8), pp. 3124 - 3134, 2012.
  • B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, G. Weiss, A. Nakisaee
  • A Multi-Robot Coverage Approach based on Stigmergic Communication [pdf] [link] [slides]
  • Multiagent System Technologies, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 7598, pp. 126-138, 2012.
  • Bijan Ranjbar-Sahraei, Katerina Stankova, Gerhard Weiss, Karl Tuyls
    • Stackelberg-based Coverage Approach in Nonconvex Environments
    • Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Artificial Life (ECAL), pp. 462-469, Taormina, Italy, 2013.
  • S. H. Mousavi, B. Ranjbar-Sahraei, and N. Noroozi
  • Output feedback controller for hysteretic time-delayed MIMO nonlinear systems: An H∞-based indirect adaptive interval type-2 fuzzy approach [link]
  • Journal of Nonlinear Dynamics, Vol. 68(1): pp. 63-76, 2012.
  • M. Roopaei, B. Ranjbar Sahraei, and T. C. Lin
  • Adaptive Sliding Mode Control in a Novel Class of Chaotic Systems [pdf] [link]
  • Journal of Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, Vol. 15(12), PP. 4158-4170, 2010.
  • Book Chapter: M. Roopaei, M. J. Zolghadri, B. S. Ranjbar, et al. "Chaotic Gyros Synchronization" [link] In Chaos Synchronization and Cryptography for Secure Communications: Applications for Encryption,
  • DOI: 10.4018/978-1-61520-737-4, ISBN13: 9781615207374
    • Published by Information Science Publishing, 2010.

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