Silvia Ferrari

Publications

Book Chapters

  1. C. H.l Dagli et. al, Adaptive Control of Chaos Induced Capsizing of a Ship, vol 5 in Intelligent Engineering Systems through Artificial Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic and Evolutionary Progr. (1995), ASME Press NY.
  2. Ferrari, S., Stengel, R. F., Model-based Adaptive Critic Designs in Learning and Approximate Dynamic Programming: Scaling Up to the Real World, edited by J. Si, A. Barto, W. Powell, D. Wunsch (2004), IEEE Press and John Wiley & Sons.

Papers Published

  1. K. Baumgartner and S. Ferrari, A geometric transversal approach to analyzing track coverage in sensor networks, Ieee Transactions On Computers, vol 57 no. 8 (2008), pp. 1113 -- 1128.
  2. S. Ferrari and M. Jensenius, A constrained optimization approach to preserving prior knowledge during incremental training, Ieee Transactions On Neural Networks, vol 19 no. 6 (2008), pp. 996 -- 1009.
  3. Ferrari S., Steck J.E. and Chandramohan R., Adaptive Feedback Control by Constrained Approximate Dynamic Programming, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Part B: Cybernetics, vol 38 no. 4 (August 2008), pp. 982-987.
  4. Ferrari, S., Stengel, R. F., Classical/Neural Synthesis of Nonlinear Control Systems, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, vol 25 no. 3 (May-June 2002), pp. 442-448.
  5. Ferrari, S., Stengel, R. F., On-line Adaptive Critic Flight Control, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, vol 27 no. 5 (Sept-Oct 2004), pp. 777-786.
  6. Ferrari, S., Stengel, R. F., Smooth Function Approximation by Neural Networks, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, vol 16 no. 1 (January 2005), pp. 24-38.
  7. Ferrari, S., Vaghi, A., Demining Sensor Modeling and Feature-level Fusion by Bayesian Networks, IEEE Sensors Journal, vol 6 no. 2 (April 2006), pp. 471-483.
  8. Crews B. K., Ferrari, S., Salfati, C. G., Bayesian Network Modeling of Offender Behavior for Criminal Profiling, Proc. of the 44th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, and the European Control Conference (December 12-15, 2005), pp. 2702-2709 (Seville, Spain.) .
  9. S. Ferrari, Track Coverage in Sensor Networks, Proc. of the 2006 American Control Conference, Minneapolis, MN (June 2006), pp. 2053-2059.
  10. Cai, C., and Ferrari, S., On the Development of an Intelligent Computer Player for CLUE®, the Great Detective Boardgame: A Case Study in Preposterior Decision Analysis, Proc. of the 2006 American Control Conference, Minneapolis, MN (June 2006), pp. 4350-4355.
  11. Baumgartner, K. C., and Ferrari, S., Optimal Control of a Moving Sensor Network for Track Coverage, Proc. of the 2007 American Control Conference, New York, NY (July 2007), pp. 4040-4046.
  12. Ferrari, S., Cai, C., Fierro, R., and Perteet, B., A Multi-Objective Optimization Approach to Detecting and Tracking Dynamic Targets in Pursuit-Evasion Games, Proc. of the 2007 American Control Conference, New York, NY (July 2007), pp. 5316-5321.
  13. Ferrari, S., and Jensenius M., A Constrained Optimization Approach to Preserving Prior Knowledge During Incremental Training, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, vol 19 no. 6 (June 2008).
  14. Ferrari, S., Palermo, G., Bruzzone, R., Strano, M., Network Models of Criminal Behavior, IEEE Control Systems Magazine, vol 28 no. 4 (August 2008), pp. 65-77.
  15. S. Ferrari and A. Vaghi, Demining sensor modeling and feature-level fusion by Bayesian networks, Ieee Sensors Journal, vol 6 no. 2 (2006), pp. 471 -- 483.
  16. Ferrari, Silvia and Vaghi, Alberto, Demining sensor modeling and feature-level fusion by bayesian networks, IEEE Sensors Journal, vol 6 no. 2 (2006), pp. 471 - 483 [JSEN.2006.870162] [abs].
  17. S. Ferrari and R. F. Stengel, Smooth function approximation using neural networks, Ieee Transactions On Neural Networks, vol 16 no. 1 (2005), pp. 24 -- 38.
  18. Qian, Ming and Ferrari, Silvia, Probabilistic deployment for multiple sensor systems, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, vol 5765 no. PART 1 (2005), pp. 85 - 96 [12.601597] [abs].
  19. Baumgartner, Kelli Crews and Ferrari, Silvia and Salfati, C. Gabrielle, Bayesian network modeling of offender behavior for criminal profiling, Proceedings of the 44th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, and the European Control Conference, CDC-ECC '05, vol 2005 (2005), pp. 2702 - 2709 [CDC.2005.1582571] [abs].
  20. Ferrari, Silvia and Stengel, Robert F., Smooth function approximation using neural networks, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, vol 16 no. 1 (2005), pp. 24 - 38 [TNN.2004.836233] [abs].
  21. Ferrari, Silvia and Jensenius, Mark, Robust and reconfigurable flight control by neural networks, Collection of Technical Papers - InfoTech at Aerospace: Advancing Contemporary Aerospace Technologies and Their Integration, vol 2 (2005), pp. 1161 - 1166 [abs].
  22. Ferrari, Silvia and Stengel, Robert F., Online adaptive critic flight control, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, vol 27 no. 5 (2004), pp. 777 - 786 [abs].
  23. S. Ferrari and R. F. Stengel, Online adaptive critic flight control, Journal Of Guidance Control And Dynamics, vol 27 no. 5 (2004), pp. 777 -- 786.
  24. Ferrari, Silvia and Stengel, Robert F., Classical/neural synthesis of nonlinear control systems, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, vol 25 no. 3 (2002), pp. 442 - 448 [abs].
  25. Ferrari, Silvia and Stengel, Robert F., An adaptive critic global controller, Proceedings of the American Control Conference, vol 4 (2002), pp. 2665 - 2670 [ACC.2002.1025189] [abs].
  26. Crispin, Yechiel and Ferrari, Silvia, Adaptive control of chaos induced capsizing of a ship, Intelligent Engineering Systems Through Artificial Neural Networks, vol 5 (1995), pp. 569 - 574 [abs].