Nariman Farvardin

President

Building: Wesley J. Howe Center

Room: 1306

Phone: (201) 216-5213

Email: nfarvard@stevens.edu

Education
  • PhD (1983) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) (Electrical Engineering)
  • MS (1980) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) (Electrical Engineering)
  • BS (1979) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) (Electrical Engineering)
General Information

University President, Stevens Institute of Technology, July 2011 - present

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, July 2011 - present

Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, University of Maryland, July 2007- June 2011

Dean, A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland, Aug. 2000-June 2007

Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, May 1995-July 2000 Acting Chair of the Department, August 1994-May 1995

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (joint appointment with the Institute for Systems Research), University of Maryland, July 1993-June 2011

Visiting Professor, Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications, Paris, France, Sept. 1990-June 1991

Associate Professor, University of Maryland, 1988-1993

Asistant Professor, University of Maryland, 1984-1988

Honors and Awards

IBM Fellowship, 1981-82.

Allen B. Dumont Prize, Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering Department, RPI, in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and substantial contribution to the field, May 1984.

Presidential Young Investigator (PYI) Award, National Science Foundation, 1987.

George Corcoran Award for Outstanding Contributions to Electrical Engineering Education, 1986-87.

Award of Excellence for Design and VLSI Implementation of an Image Compression Scheme, Maryland Industrial Partnership, University of Maryland, 1992 (with Já Já).

Outstanding Systems Engineering Faculty Award, Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, 1993.

1995 Texas Instruments DSP Solutions Challenge, American Division Award, "Real-time Implementation of a Wavelet-based Video Compression System." Student Members of the Team: Hamid Jafarkhani, Ruplu Bhattacharya, Jerome J. Johnson.

Invention of the Year Award (Information Sciences), University of Maryland, College Park, (with Eiji Atsumi), 1999.

Featured by The Washington Post as one of the "Five to Watch in 2003," Jan. 6, 2003.

Hidden Gems Award, The Iranian-American Technology Council, Dec. 2003, Washington, DC.

Professional Societies
  • American Society for Engineering Education Member
  • IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Fellow
Grants, Contracts, and Funds

Minta Martin Fund for Aeronautical Research, Design and Performance Evaluation of Communication Satellites with Large Flexible Antennae, ($75,000), co-principal investigator with J. S. Baras, A. Ephremides, P. S. Krishnaprasad, A. Makowski, and P. Narayan, 1984-1986.

NASA, Langley Research Center, A Study of Data Compression Techniques with Applications to Image Coding, ($72,708), principal investigator, 1985-1986.

Martin Marietta Laboratories, Coding, Compression and Signal Processing for Communication Systems, ($95,000), principal investigator, 1984-1989.

Department of Defense, Communication System Simulator Equipment for Point-to-Point and Multi-User Communications Research, (DoD contribution $97,000, also matching funds from CONTEL, Martin Marietta and the Engineering Research Center; total: $297,000), co-principal investigator with L. D. Davisson, A. Ephremides and E. Geraniotis, 1987.

Minta Martin Fund for Aeronautical Research, Speech Coding at Low Rates Based on Nonstationary Models, ($10,000), principal investigator, 1986-1987.

Entropics Processing Inc., Speech Processing Software (SPS), gift ($10,000), 1986.

National Science Foundation (PYI), Design and Analysis of Data Compression Schemes for Nonstationary Sources, ($312,000), principal investigator, 1987-1992.

Ford Aerospace & Communications, Adaptive Data Compression for High Data Rate Communication Systems, ($21,560), principal investigator, 1987.

General Electric Corporate Research and Development, Design and Analysis of Data Compression Schemes for Nonstationary Sources, ($28,750), principal investigator, 1987-1992.

Systems Research Center (NSF funded), Real-Time Signal Processing and Understanding, ($442,485), principal investigators J. Baras and S. Marcus, 1985-1993.

Ford Aerospace, VLSI Design and Implementation of Data Compression Schemes, ($200,000), co-principal investigator with J. Já Já, 1988-1989.

Mitsubishi Corporation, Subband Coding of Images, ($15,000), principal investigator, 1988-1989.Nippon Telephone and Telegraph, Speech Coding in Noisy Background and Channel Conditions, ($45,000), principal investigator, 1990-1993.

National Science Foundation, A Novel Structured Vector Quantization Scheme: Design, Analysis and Applications, ($229,592), principal investigator, 1992-1995.

National Science Foundation, Design and Control of a Walking Robot, ($390,000), co-principal investigator with W. Dayawansa, S. Azarm, A. Tits and L.-W. Tsai, 1992-1995.

National Science Foundation, Collaborative Research with University of Nice-CNRS on Wavelet Based Image and Video Coding, ($9,250), principal investigator, 1994-1997.

Texas Instruments, Low-Rate Robust Speech Coding, ($80,000), principal investigator, 1994-1998.

Mitsubishi Corporation, Multiresolution Video Coding, ($25,000), principal investigator, 1994-1995.

National Institute of Standards and Technology, Compression and Encoding for Wireless Communications, ($162,300), principal investigator, 1995-1996.

Army Research Laboratory, Advanced Telecommunications and Information Distribution, ($5,500,000), co-principal investigator with J. Baras, A. Ephremides and V. S. Subramanian, 1996-2001.

GTE, Low Bit Rate Content-Based Video Coding: Scalability, Robustness and Implementation, ($25,000), principal investigator, 1996-1997.

National Science Foundation, Indoor Wireless Communications, ($400,000), co-principal investigator with A. Papamarcou, S. Tretter, L. Tassiulas and E. Geraniotis, 1997-2000.

Mitsubishi Corporation, Image Coding Research, ($25,000), principal investigator, 1997-1998.

National Science Foundation, Research Internships in Telecommunications Engineering (RITE) Site, ($550,000), co-principal investigator with A. Papamarcou, W. Lawson, 1997-2001.

Intel Corporation, Fast, High Performance Still Image Compression for Applications in Digital Photography, ($150,326), co-principal investigator with S. Hirata, 1998-2001.

The GE Fund, Hierarchical, Asynchronous and Multimedia Learning using Electronic Textbooks, ($800,000), co-principal investigator with L. Kiely, 1999-2001.

The GE Fund, Time: Teachers Integrating Mathematics and Engineering, ($500,000), principal investigator, 2004-2007.

Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, The Nano-Biotechnology Initiative, principal investigator (involves several participating faculty from the University System of Maryland), $6,200,000, 2006-2009.

Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, Nanotechnology Equipment Funds, principal investigator (involves several contributing faculty), $3,600,000, 2006-2007.

The Petroleum Institute, Joint University of Maryland and Petroleum Institute Energy Related Collaboration, principal investigator (co-PI: A. Bar-Cohen; also involves several participating faculty), $10,000,000, 2006-2011.

National Science Foundation, UM ADVANCE = Towards an Institution for Inclusive Excellence (UM = TI2E), principal investigator, (co-PIs: Avis Cohen, Darryll Pines, KerryAnn O'Meara), $3,192,712, 2010-2015.

Patents and Inventions

R. Laroia, N. Farvardin and S. Tretter, "Precoding Scheme for Transmitting Data Using Optimally-Shaped Constellations over Intersymbol-Interference Channels," United States Patent, 5,388,124, Feb. 7, 1995.

E. Atsumi and N. Farvardin, "Method and Apparatus for Compressing and Decompressing Images," United States Patent, 6,801,665, Oct. 5, 2004.

E. Atsumi and N. Farvardin, "Lossy/Lossless Region-of-Interest Image Coding," United States Patent, 6,891,973, May 10, 2005.

E. Atsumi and N. Farvardin, "Method and Apparatus for Compressing and Decompressing Images," United States Patent, 7,221,804, May 22, 2007.

E. Atsumi and N. Farvardin, "Lossy/Lossless Region-of-Interest Image Coding," United States Patent, 7,257,266 Aug. 14, 2007.

M. Alasti and N. Farvardin, "SEAMA: A Source Encoding Assisted Multiple Access Protocol for Wireless Communication," U.S. Patent, 7,555,011, June 30, 2009.

E. Atsumi and N. Farvardin, "Method and Apparatus for Compressing and Decompressing Images," U.S. Patent, 7,697,771, April 13, 2010.

Selected Publications
Conference Proceeding
  1. Su, G. M.; Han, Z.; Kwasinski, A.; Wu, M.; Liu, K.; Farvardin, N. (2004). Distortion management of real-time MPEG-4 FGS video over downlink multicode CDMA networks. IEEE International Conference on Communications (vol. 5, pp. 3071-3075).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/4143122249.
  2. Kwasinski, A.; Farvardin, N. (2004). Optimal resource allocation for CDMA networks based on arbitrary real-time source coders adaptation with application to MPEG4 FGS. 2004 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC 2004 (vol. 4, pp. 2010-2015).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/4544264103.
  3. Kwasinski, A.; Han, Z.; Ray Liu, K. J.; Farvardin, N. (2003). Power minimization under real-time source distortion constraints in wireless networks. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC (vol. 1, pp. 532-536).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/33745500227.
  4. Kwasinski, A.; Farvardin, N. (2003). Resource allocation for CDMA networks based on real-time source rate adaptation. IEEE International Conference on Communications (vol. 5, pp. 3307-3311).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0038649087.
  5. Kwasinski, A.; Chande, V.; Farvardin, N. (2003). Delay-constrained joint source-channel coding using incremental redundancy with feedback. Proceedings - 2003 IEEE Information Theory Workshop, ITW 2003 (pp. 283-286).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/78649378522.
  6. Sayrafian-Pour, K.; Alasti, M.; Ephremides, A.; Farvardin, N. (2001). The effects of multiple routing on the end-to-end average distortion. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 114).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0034844820.
  7. Alasti, M.; Farvardin, N. (2000). A diffusion approximation for voice-data integration in a wireless network. 2000 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (pp. 1367-1371).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0034590687.
  8. Chande, V.; Farvardin, N. (2000). Progressive image transmission over compound packet erasure channels. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 239).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0034448756.
  9. Alasti, M.; Farvardin, N. (1999). Admission control policy for wireless networks subject to a quality of service constraint. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC (vol. 3, pp. 1523-1527).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/84907481045.
  10. Chande, V.; Farvardin, N.; Jafarkhani, H. (1999). Image communication over noisy channels with feedback. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (vol. 2, pp. 540-544).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0033309018.
  11. Brunk, H.; Farvardin, N. (1999). Joint design of progressive fixed-rate source-channel codes. Data Compression Conference Proceedings (pp. 518).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0032662123.
  12. Chande, V.; Farvardin, N. (1999). Joint source-channel coding for progressive transmission of embedded source coders. Data Compression Conference Proceedings (pp. 52-61).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0032674611.
  13. Alasti, M.; Farvardin, N. (1999). D-PRMA: A dynamic packet reservation multiple access protocol for wireless communications. Proceedings of the 2nd ACM International Workshop on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, MSWiM 1999 (pp. 41-49).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/85029363385.
  14. Chande, V.; Farvardin, N. (1998). A dynamic programming approach to constrained feedback hybrid ARQ design. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 286).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0345310679.
  15. Brunk, H.; Farvardin, N. (1998). Embedded entropy-constrained trellis coded quantization. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 274).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/10644244841.
  16. Atsumi, E.; Farvardin, N. (1998). Lossy/lossless region-of-interest image coding based on set partitioning in hierarchical trees. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (vol. 1, pp. 87-91).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0032308309.
  17. Brunk, H.; Farvardin, N. (1998). Embedded trellis coded quantization. Data Compression Conference Proceedings (pp. 93-102).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0031698971.
  18. Chande, V.; Farvardin, N. (1998). Joint source-channel coding scheme for robust image transmission. Data Compression Conference Proceedings (pp. 530).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0031679361.
  19. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1998). Design of channel optimized vector quantizers in the presence of channel mismatch. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 6, pp. 3465-3468).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0031625115.
  20. Brunk, H.; Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1997). Entropy coded successively refinable uniform threshold quantizers. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 58).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0030658593.
  21. Jafarkhani, H.; Brunk, H.; Farvardin, N. (1997). Entropy-constrained successively refinable scalar quantization. Data Compression Conference Proceedings (pp. 337-346).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0030675160.
  22. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1997). Channel-matched hierarchical table-lookup vector quantization for finite-state channels without feedback. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 512).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0030690908.
  23. Jafarkhani, H.; Ligdas, P.; Farvardin, N. (1996). Adaptive rate allocation in a joint source/channel coding framework for wireless channels. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (vol. 1, pp. 492-496).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0029712280.
  24. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1996). Fast reconstruction of subband decomposed signals for progressive transmission. Data Compression Conference Proceedings (pp. 230-239).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0029697177.
  25. Brunk, H.; Farvardin, N. (1996). Fixed-rate successively refinable scalar quantizers. Data Compression Conference Proceedings (pp. 250-259).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0029708302.
  26. Ito, H.; Farvardin, N. (1996). Wavelet video coder using entropy-constrained trellis coded quantization. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (vol. 1, pp. 598-601).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0029734218.
  27. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1996). Channel-matched hierarchical table-lookup vector quantization for transmission of video over wireless channels. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (vol. 3, pp. 755-758).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0030402579.
  28. Jafarkhani, H.; Kerry, M.; Farvardin, N. (1995). Applications of gain-spectral-block classification in image coding. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering (vol. 2418, pp. 88-99).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0029458240.
  29. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1995). Scalable wavelet image coding scheme using multi-stage pruned tree-structured vector quantization. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (vol. 3, pp. 81-84).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0029487462.
  30. Ito, H.; Farvardin, N. (1995). On motion compensation of wavelet coefficients. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 4, pp. 2161-2164).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0028996690.
  31. Lee, C. C.; Farvardin, N. (1994). Design of entropy-constrained quantizers based on coset codes. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings.
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0028699943.
  32. Alajaji, F.; Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N.; Fuja, T. (1994). MAP detection of binary sources over discrete Markov channels. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings.
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0028712439.
  33. Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N. (1994). Scalar quantization of memoryless sources over memoryless channels using rate-one convolutional codes. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings.
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0028712870.
  34. Lopez-Soler, J. M.; Farvardin, N. (1993). Combined quantization-interpolation scheme for very low bit rate coding of speech LSP parameters. Proceedings - ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (vol. 2).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0027151538.
  35. Hussain, Y.; Farvardin, N. (1993). Finite-state vector quantization over noisy channels. Proceedings of the 1993 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (pp. 392).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0027191650.
  36. Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N. (1993). Optimal detection of discrete Markov sources over discrete memoryless channels. Applications to combined source-channel coding. Proceedings of the 1993 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (pp. 425).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0027316703.
  37. Ran, X.; Farvardin, N. (1992). Adaptive DCT image coding based on a three-component image model. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 3, pp. 201-204).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0346468197.
  38. Hussain, Y.; Farvardin, N. (1992). Finite-state vector quantization over noisy channels and its application to LSP parameters. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 2, pp. 133-136).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/84988790055.
  39. Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N. (1991). On tree-structured Vector quantization over noisy channels. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 248).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/85067431116.
  40. Podilchuk, C.; Farvardin, N. (1991). Perceptually based low bit rate video coding. Proceedings - ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (vol. 4, pp. 2837-2840).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0026405274.
  41. Laroia, R.; Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N. (1991). Robust and efficient quantization of speech LSP parameters using structured vector quantizers. Proceedings - ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (vol. 1, pp. 641-644).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0026400231.
  42. Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N. (1990). Coding of speech LSP parameters using TSVQ with interblock noiseless coding. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 1, pp. 193-196).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0025692773.
  43. Ran, X.; Farvardin, N. (1990). Combined VQ-DCT coding of images using interblock noiseless coding. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 4, pp. 2281-2284).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0025590026.
  44. Farvardin, N.; Laroia, R. (1989). Efficient encoding of speech LSP parameters using the discrete cosine transformation. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 1, pp. 168-171).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0024882940.
  45. Goblirsch, D. M.; Farvardin, N. (1988). Switched scalar quantizers for hidden Markov sources (vol. 25 n 13, pp. 138).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0024123848.
  46. Farvardin, N.; Modestino, J. W. (1984). ON OVERFLOW AND UNDERFLOW PROBLEMS IN BUFFER-INSTRUMENTED VARIABLE-LENGTH CODING OF FIXED-RATE MEMORYLESS SOURCES. (pp. 351-356).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0021546811.
  47. Azadegan, F.; Modestino, J. W.; Farvardin, N. (1984). ADAPTIVE BLOCK COSINE IMAGE CODING PERFORMANCE.. Conference Record - International Conference on Communications (vol. 1, pp. 506-510).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0021291649.
  48. Modestino, J. W.; Farvardin, N. (1984). OPTIMUM ENTROPY-CODED QUANTIZER DESIGN FOR A CLASS OF DISCRETE-TIME SOURCES.. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (vol. 2).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0021121337.
  49. Farvardin, N.; Modestino, J. W. (1982). OPTIMUM QUANTIZER PERFORMANCE FOR A CLASS OF NON-GUASSIAN MEMORYLESS SOURCES.. Proceedings - Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing (pp. 290-300).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0020222699.
  50. Modestino, J. W.; Farvardin, N.; Ogrinc, M. R. (1982). PERFORMANCE OF BLOCK COSINE IMAGE CODING WITH ADAPTIVE QUANTIZATION..
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0020258740.
Journal Article
  1. Farvardin, N. (2006). Academic leadership: Building the base camp. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (1 ed., vol. 23, pp. 10-12).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/85032762350.
  2. Kwasinski, A.; Alasti, M.; Liu, K.; Farvardin, N. (2005). A low-complexity source encoding assisted multiple access protocol for voice/data integrated networks. Eurasip Journal on Applied Signal Processing (2 ed., vol. 2005, pp. 193-206).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/18944389562.
  3. Alasti, M.; Sayrafian-Pour, K.; Ephremides, A.; Farvardin, N. (2002). The use of Multiple Description Coding in networking. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory - Proceedings (pp. 14).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0036350913.
  4. Alasti, M.; Sayrafian-Pour, K.; Ephremides, A.; Farvardin, N. (2001). Multiple description coding in networks with congestion problem. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (3 ed., vol. 47, pp. 891-902).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0035270577.
  5. Alasti, M.; Farvardin, N. (2000). SEAMA: a source encoding assisted multiple access protocol for wireless communications. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (9 ed., vol. 18, pp. 1682-1700).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0034268809.
  6. Chande, V.; Farvardin, N. (2000). Progressive transmission of images over memoryless noisy channels. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (6 ed., vol. 18, pp. 850-860).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0034206721.
  7. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (2000). Channel-matched hierarchical table-lookup vector quantization. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (3 ed., vol. 46, pp. 1121-1125).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0034188670.
  8. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (2000). Design of channel-optimized vector quantizers in the presence of channel mismatch. IEEE Transactions on Communications (1 ed., vol. 48, pp. 118-124).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0033893292.
  9. Ligdas, P.; Farvardin, N. (2000). Optimizing the transmit power for slow fading channels. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (2 ed., vol. 46, pp. 565-576).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0033871269.
  10. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1999). Fast reconstruction of subband-decomposed progressively transmitted signals. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (7 ed., vol. 8, pp. 891-898).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0032665911.
  11. Jafarkhani, H.; Farvardin, N. (1999). Fast reconstruction of subband-decomposed progressively transmitted signals.. IEEE transactions on image processing : a publication of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (7 ed., vol. 8, pp. 891-8).
  12. Phamdo, N.; Alajaji, F.; Farvardin, N. (1997). Quantization of memoryless and gauss-markov sources over binary markov channels. IEEE Transactions on Communications (6 ed., vol. 45, pp. 660-667).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/33747758766.
  13. Phamdo, N.; Alajaji, F.; Farvardin, N. (1997). Quantization of memoryless and Gauss-Markov sources over binary Markov channels. IEEE Transactions on Communications (6 ed., vol. 45, pp. 668-675).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0031165185.
  14. Joshi, R. L.; Jafarkhani, H.; Kasner, J. H.; Fischer, T. R.; Farvardin, N.; Marcellin, M. W.; Bamberger, R. H. (1997). Comparison of different methods of classification in subband coding of images.. IEEE transactions on image processing : a publication of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (11 ed., vol. 6, pp. 1473-86).
  15. Ran, X.; Farvardin, N. (1995). A perceptually motivated three-component image model-Part I: description of the model.. IEEE transactions on image processing : a publication of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (4 ed., vol. 4, pp. 401-15).
  16. Ran, X.; Farvardin, N. (1995). A perceptually motivated three-component image model-part II: applications to image compression.. IEEE transactions on image processing : a publication of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (4 ed., vol. 4, pp. 430-47).
  17. Podilchuk, C. I.; Farvardin, N. (1995). Three-Dimensional Subband Coding of Video. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (2 ed., vol. 4, pp. 125-139).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0029255795.
  18. Podilchuk, C. I.; Jayant, N. S.; Farvardin, N. (1995). Three-dimensional subband coding of video.. IEEE transactions on image processing : a publication of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2 ed., vol. 4, pp. 125-39).
  19. Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N. (1994). Optimal Detection of Discrete Markov Sources Over Discrete Memoryless Channels—Applications to Combined Source-Channel Coding. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (1 ed., vol. 40, pp. 186-193).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0028199590.
  20. Laroia, R.; Farvardin, N. (1994). Trellis-Based Scalar-Vector Quantizer for Memoryless Sources. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (3 ed., vol. 40, pp. 860-870).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0028428005.
  21. Phamdo, N.; Farvardin, N.; Moriya, T. (1993). Unified approach to tree-structured and multistage vector quantization for noisy channels. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (3 ed., vol. 39, pp. 835-850).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0027597017.
  22. Hussain, Y.; Farvardin, N. (1993). Variable-Rate Finite-State Vector Quantization and Applications to Speech and Image Coding. IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing (1 ed., vol. 1, pp. 25-38).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/84941465988.
  23. Vaishampayan, V. A.; Farvardin, N. (1992). Joint Design of Block Source Codes and Modulation Signal Sets. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (4 ed., vol. 38, pp. 1230-1248).
    https://api.elsevier.com/content/abstract/scopus_id/0001446290.
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