Publication

Book Chapter:

Journal Papers:

Referred Conference Papers:

  • Ali Vahdat, Jillian Morgan, Andrew R. McIntyre, Malcolm I. Heywood, Nur Zincir-Heywood, Tapped delay lines for GP streaming data classification with label budgets,” European Conference on Genetic Programming (EuroGP 2015), Copenhagen, Denmark, 8-10 April 2015, Springer Verlag, 2015.
  • Ali Vahdat, Aaron Atwater, Andrew R. McIntyre, Malcolm I. Heywood, On the Application of GP to Streaming Data Classifi cation Tasks with Label Budgets,” Evolutionary Computation for Big Data and Big Learning Workshop, ACM SIGEVO Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2014), pp 1287-1294, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 12-16 July 2014.
  • Ali Vahdat, Malcolm I. Heywood, Flat vs. Symbiotic Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” Proceedings of the ACM SIGEVO Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2013), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 6-10 July, 2013.
  • Ali Vahdat, Malcolm I. Heywood, A. Nur Zincir-Heywood, Symbiotic Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2012), Brisbane, Australia, 10-15 June, 2012.
  • Ali Vahdat, Malcolm I. Heywood, A. Nur Zincir-Heywood, Bottom-up Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2010), Barcelona, Spain, 18-23 July, 2010.
  • Farzaneh Naghibi, Ali Vahdat, Malcolm I. Heywood, Evolutionary Clustering with Arbitrary Subspaces,” Proceedings of ACM SIGEVO Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2009), Montreal, Québec, Canada, 8-12 July, 2009.
  • Ali Vahdat, Mohammad Rahmati, “Color-based Motion Segmentation and Object Tracking,” Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, & Pattern Recognition (IPCV 2008), pp. 774-781, CSREA Press 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 14-17 July, 2008.
  • Ali Vahdat, Mohammad Rahmati, “Person Re-identification based on Track Matching across Disjoint Camera Views,” Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, & Pattern Recognition (IPCV 2008), pp. 786-792, CSREA Press 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 14-17 July, 2008.
  • Naser NourAshrafoddin, Ali Vahdat and M.M. Ebadzadeh, Automatic Design of Modular Neural Networks Using Genetic Programming,” International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN 2007), Porto, Portugal, 9-13 September, 2007, Proceedings: Part I. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4668, pp. 788-798, Springer 2007.
  • Ali Vahdat, Naser NourAshrafoddin and Saeed Shiry Ghidary, Mobile Robot Global Localization using Differential Evolution and Particle Swarm Optimization,” Proceedings of IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2007), Singapore, 25-28 Sep, 2007.
  • Ali Vahdat and Naser NourAshrafoddin, “Design of Artificial Neural Networks with Genetic Programming,” (In Farsi), Proceedings of Joint Conference on Intelligent Systems and Fuzzy Systems (ISFS 2007), Mashhad, Iran, Aug 29-31, 2007.
  • Naser NourAshrafoddin and Ali Vahdat, “Global Localization of Mobile Robots using Evolutionary Algorithms,” (In Farsi), Proceedings of Joint Conference on Intelligent Systems and Fuzzy Systems (ISFS 2007), Mashhad, Iran, Aug 29-31, 2007.
  • Ali Vahdat and Reza Safabakhsh, “Fabric Defect Detection and Classification Using Wavelet Decomposition,” (In Farsi), Proceedings of Machine Vision and Image Processing (MVIP 2007), Mashhad, Iran, Feb 2007.

Technical Reports:

  • Ali Vahdat, “Analyzing Encrypted Facebook Traffic,” Prepared for Sandvine Inc. as part of NSERC Engage Research Partnership between Sandvine and Dalhousie NIMS Lab., Oct 2015.
  • Ali Vahdat, “Symbiotic Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” PhD Thesis, Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada, Nov 2013.
  • Ali Vahdat, “Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” PhD thesis proposal report, Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada, Nov 2011.
  • Ali Vahdat , “Bottom-Up Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” PhD research aptitude defence report, Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada, Mar 2010.

Conferences Presentations:

  • GECCO2014, “On the Application of GP to Streaming Data Classification Tasks with Label Budgets,” ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2014), Vancouver, Canada, 12-16 July 2014.
  • GECCO2013, “Flat vs. Symbiotic Evolutionary Subspace Clusterings,” ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2013), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 6-10 July 2013.
  • CEC2012, “Symbiotic Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2012), Brisbane, Australia, 10-15 June 2012.
  • CEC2010, “Bottom-up Evolutionary Subspace Clustering,” IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2010), Barcelona, Spain, 18-23 July 2010.
  • GECCO2009, “Evolutionary Clustering with Arbitrary Subspaces,” ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2009), Montreal, Canada, 8-12 July 2009.