Publications


Chapter Contributions

1. K. Nyarko and C. Wright-Brown, "Software as a Service" in Cloud Computing Service and Deployment Models: Layers and Management. A. Bento and A. K. Aggarwal, IGI Global, 2012, http://www.igi-global.com/chapter/software-service-saas/70134

2. K. Peters, C. Wright-Brown, K. Nyarko, "Conclusion: Perspectives on Effective Collaborative STEM Research Experiences Linked to DHS Centers of Excellence (COE)", in Cloud Computing Service and Deployment Models: Layers and Management. A. Bento and A. K. Aggarwal, IGI Global, 2012, http://www.igi-global.com/chapter/software-service-saas/70134

3. T. Akers and K. Nyarko, "Visual Analytics for Students and Teachers (VAST) Model at a Minority Serving Institution" in Cases on Research and Knowledge Discovery: Homeland Security Centers of Excellence. C. Wright-Brown, K. Peters, K. Nyarko, IGI Global, 2013, http://www.igi-global.com/book/cases-research-knowledge-discovery/97263

Edited Books

4. C. Wright-Brown, K. Peters, K. Nyarko, Cases on Research and Knowledge Discovery: Homeland Security Centers of Excellence, IGI Global, 2013, ISBN13: 9781466659469

Refereed Journal Publications

5. C. Scott, J. Ladeji-Osias, K. Nyarko, "A Performance Assessment Framework for Measuring Online Student Learning Outcomes", Computer in Education Journal, 2013

6. A. Amarsingh, K. Nyarko, C. Brown-LaViest, "Real Time Object Tracking: Using Graph Edit and Video Analyst", Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, 2011

7. S. Small, K. Nyarko, C. Scott, "Reduction of Jitter within Optical Tracking Data through an In-depth Survey of Smoothing Techniques" SAE Int. J. Aerospace. 1(1): 685-693, 2008

8. K. Nyarko, C. Scott, T. Capers, J. Ladeji-Osias, "Network intrusion visualization with NIVA, an intrusion detection visual and haptic analyzer", Journal of Information Visualization, 2003

9. C. Scott, K. Ladeji-Osias, K. Nyarko, T. Capers, "The Development and Implementation of EM-Viz, a 3D Undergraduate Electromagnetic Engineering Visualization Application, with an Assessment of It's Relative Efficacy for Minority Visual Literacy and Achievement", Computer in Education Journal, Vol. XIV NO. 3, 2004

Conference Publications

10. Kofi Nyarko ; Clayton Thomas ; Gilbert Torres; "A robust close-range photogrammetric target extraction algorithm for size and type variant targets", . Proc. SPIE 9844, Automatic Target Recognition XXVI, 984403 (May 12, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2221918.

11. Kofi Nyarko ; Christian Emiyah ; Samuel Mbugua; "Building occupant and asset localization and tracking using visible light communication". Proc. SPIE 9844, Automatic Target Recognition XXVI, 98440B (May 12, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2224089.

12. R. Etoty, K. Nyarko, R. Erbacher, C. Wright-Brown, "Validating the Use of Student Subjects for Empirical Studies: Expert vs. Non-Expert Participation with Computer Network Defense (CND) Analysts' Displays", IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, April 2015, Boston, USA

13. C. Thomas, G. Wilkins, K. Nyarko, J. Ladeji-Osias, "Wavefront Topology System and Finite Element within Semi-Immersive Environment", Proceedings of World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society, September 2013, Baltimore, USA

14. K. Nyarko, C. Scott, J. Ladeji-Osias, "Haptic Nanomanipulation within Semi-Immersive Environment", Proceedings of World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society, September 2013, Baltimore, USA

15. K. Nyarko, C. Emiyah, "A Low Cost Demonstration Platform for Reducing Energy Consumption by Regulating Building Controls through VLC", Proceedings of World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society, September 2013, Baltimore, USA

16. P. James, C. Scott, J. Ladeji-Osias, L. Partlow, K. Nyarko, "A Performance Assessment Framework for Measuring Online Student Learn-ing Outcomes", 120th ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Atlanta, June 23-26, 2013

17. K. Nyarko, C. Wright-Brown, "Cloud Based Passive Building Occupancy Characterization for Attack and Disaster Response", Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Technology for Homeland Security, November 2013, Massachusetts, USA

18. C. Wright-Brown, K. Nyarko, K. Peters, "Information Technology, Engineering (ITE) Professional Development Training Program", Proceedings of IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, March 2013, Berlin, Germany

19. E. Techeimegni, K. Nyarko, C. Turner, "Application Of The Relevance Vector Machine And Support Vector Machine To Clinical Data", Proceedings of MASAUM International Conference on Information Technology, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 2013

20. E. Techeimegni, K. Nyarko, C. Turner, "Bayesian Approach to Cyberspace Attack Prediction using SVM and RVM", Proceedings of MASAUM International Conference on Information Technology, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 2013

21. C.Wright-Brown, K. Nyarko, D. Karimou, H. Saliah-Hassane, "A Depopulation Embedded System Model in Urban Environments", Proceedings of Technologies for Homeland Security, Waltham, MA, November 2012

22. R. Dukes, K. Nyarko, J. Ladeji-Osias, "Detecting Airport Runways using Image Processing Techniques," Proceedings of Fall ASEE Middle Atlantic Section Conference, Temple University, 2011.

23. C. Wright-Brown, K. Nyarko, K. Peters, "Inspiring Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)", Proceedings of Fall ASEE Middle Atlantic Section Conference, Temple University, 2011.

24. Amarsingh, K. Nyarko, C. Brown-LaViest, "Real Time Object Tracking: Using Graph Edit and Video Analyst", Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, 2011

25. Wright Brown, K. Nyarko, K. Peters, "A Model University Program to Inspire Women in Science and Engineering", Proceedings of ASEE Middle Atlantic Section Fall Conference, October 28-29, 2011

26. Wright-Brown, K. Nyarko "Anti-Terrorism Evacuation Model of a Magnetic Levitation Train in an Urban Environment", in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, Waltham, MA, 15 - 17 November, 2011

27. K. Nyarko, C. Wright-Brown, S. Small, "Maglev Train Evacuation and Simulation Model for Depopulation in Urban Areas", in Proceedings of the National Technical Association Conference, Washington, D.C., 14 - 16 September, 2011

28. Thiam, K. Nyrko, "Reducing Operator Cognitive Load through Touchscreen Haptic Integration", in Proceedings of the National Technical Association Conference, Washington, D.C., 14 - 16 September, 2011

29. O. Emiola, K. Nyarko, "Natural User Interface for Control and Interaction in a Virtual Environment using Microsoft's Kinect for XBOX 360", in Proceedings of the National Technical Association Conference, Washington, D.C., 14 - 16 September, 2011

30. R. Ogunsalu, "Byte Tag Implementation for Link Analysis and Management with the Microsoft Surface", in Proceedings of the National Technical Association Conference, Washington, D.C., 14 - 16 September, 2011

31. V. Coles, K. Nyarko, "Relating Social Network Data Towards Link Visualization for Mission Planning", in Proceedings of the National Technical Association Conference, Washington, D.C., 14 - 16 September, 2011

32. W. Barnes, K. Nyarko "Manipulating Node Properties for Link Visualization Tool On Microsoft Surface", in Proceedings of the National Technical Association Conference, Washington, D.C., 14 - 16 September, 2011

33. Mr.Anim Amarsingh. Dr. Kofi Nyarko. Ms. Cynthia Brown-LaVeist "Real Time Object Tracking: Using Graph Edit and Video Analyst" March 28-30, 2011, 17TH International Conference on Industry, Engineering & Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, Florida.

34. S. Small, K. Nyarko, C. Scott, "Reduction of Jitter within Optical Tracking Data through an In-depth Survey of Smoothing Techniques" SAE Int. J. Aerospace. 1(1): 685-693, 2008

35. S. Small, K. Nyarko, C. Scott, "An Analysis of Smoothing Algorithms on Signal Jitter in Optical Tracking Data", Proceedings of AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, NV, January 8 - 11, 2007

36. S. Small and K. Nyarko, "Investigation of Signal Jitter in COTS Optical Tracking Devices for use with Synthetic Vision Systems", Proceedings of AeroTech Congress & Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA, September 2007

37. Nyarko, K. Nare, O. Scott, C. Ladeji-Osias, J. (2006) 'An Approximate Graph Matching Technique for Integrity Monitoring in Integrated Intelligent Flight Deck Applications', in Proceedings of the General Aviation Technology Conference & Exhibition, Wichita, Kansas, 29-31 August, 2006.

38. Nyarko, K. Ladeji-Osias, J. Scott, C. (2006) 'A Graph Based Method of Integrity Monitoring of Digital Elevation Models for Synthetic Vision Syustems Using X-Band Weather Radar Measurements', in Kostek, P., chair, Proceedings of the 25th Digital Avionics Systems Conference, Portland, Oregan, 15-19 October, 2006.

39. Nyarko, K. Scott, C. Ladeji-Osias, J. Nare, O. (2006) 'Integrity Monitoring of Digital Elevation Models for Synthetic Vision Systems Using Approximate Graph Matching Techniques and X-Band Weather Radar Measurements', in Arabnia, H.R., ed., Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Real-Time Computing Systems & Applications, Las Vegas, Nevada, 26-29 June, 2006, CSREA Press, 977-983.

40. L. Biddle, T. Hall, "Implementation of an Integrated Intelligent Flight Deck Test Bed", in Proceedings of National Technical Associations, Chicago Illinois, 26 - 29, July, 2006

41. Jumoke Ladeji-Osias, Andre Theobalds, Otsebele Nare, Thierry Wandji, Craig Scott, Kofi Nyarko. "Implementing a Shadow Detection Algorithm for Synthetic Vision Systems in Reconfigurable Hardware", Proceedings of the SPIE, Vol. 6226, 2006.

42. C. Scott, K. Nyarko, T. Capers, J. Ladeji-Osias, "Network intrusion visualization with NIVA, an intrusion detection visual and haptic analyzer", Information Visualization (2003)

43. C. Scott, J. Ladeji-Osias, T. Capers, K. Nyarko, "The Development and Implementation of EM-Viz, a 3D Undergraduate Electromagnetic Engineering Visualization Tool, with an Assessment of its Relative Efficacy for Minority Visual Literacy and Achievement", Proceedings of 2003 ASEE Annual Conference, June 25, 2003

44. C. Scott, K. Nyarko, T. Capers, J. Ladeji-Osias, "Network Representation and Intrusion Visualization of Tactical Ad Hoc Mobile Networks", Proceedings of CTA Communications and Networks Conference, April 29, 2003

Invited Talks and Workshops

45. K. Nyarko, T. Akers, K. Peters, S. Small, "VACCINE MSI Faculty Training Workshop", Coordinators, Morgan State University, July 2014

46. K. Nyarko, "VACCINE MSI Faculty Training Workshop", Participant, Jackson Sate, July 2013

47. K. Nyarko, "Intelligent Building Operation Workshop", Presenter, Boulder Colorado, June 19,2013

48. R. Etoty, K. Nyarko, "Whole Building Occupancy Tracking for Intelligent Building Operations", Poster Presentations, EEB Hub Building syEnergy Spring 2013

49. C. Scott, P. James, J. Ladeji-Osias, K. Nyarko, L. Partlow, and F. Moazzami, "Changing the Dynamic of Engineering Education through Technological Advancements in Classroom Training Tools", Presenters, Sloan-C ALN, 2012

50. T Akers, K. Nyarko, and B.Hall, "Baltimore's App for Neighborhood indicator Data (BANID)", Baltimore Data Day 2012: Shared Visions, Shared Indicators, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, July 13, 2012

51. Kofi Nyarko, "Interactive Course Assessment with SearchLight Performance Analytics", Morgan State University Faculty Institute, Fall 2010

52. K. Nyarko, C. Scott, "Visualization of Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks", U.S. Army Research Laboratory Collaborative Technology Alliances Conference, University of Maryland Conference Center, May 31 - June 3, 2005

53. Tanya Capers, Kofi Nyarko, Jumoke Ladeji-Osias, Damian Watkins, and Craig Scott, "A Multimodal Framework for Network Intrusion Analysis", Workshop on Statistical and Machine Learning Techniques in Computer Intrusion Detection, 24-26th September, 2003

54. K. Nyarko, C. Scott, "Network Representation and Intrusion Visualization of Tactical Ad Hoc Mobile Networks", CTA C&N 2003 Annual Symposium, University of Maryland Conference Center, April 29 - May 1, 2003.

55. "Network Intrusion Visualization with NIVA, an Intrusion Detection Visual Analyzer with Haptic Integration," 10th International Symposium on Haptic Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems, 24-25 March 2002

56. "AVS/Express Tracking with ImmersaDesk Hardware," Super Computing 98, September 1998

White Papers

57. K. Nyarko, A. Thiam, "Developing an Automated Topic Detection Engine", White Paper, Decision Engine for Structured and Unstructured Data, TRMC, August 2014

58. K. Nyarko, C. Thomas, "Efficeint Feature Detection and Extraction with Time Complexity Reduction Techniques", White Paper, Decision Engine for Structured and Unstructured Data, TRMC, August 2014

59. K. Nyarko, "COMET Link Visualization on the Microsoft Surface", White Paper, Engineering Visualization Research Lab, Morgan State University, July 2011

60. C. White, A. Sweets, W. Thompson, K. Nyarko, "MSU Unmanned Systems Integration Laboratory (MUSIL)", Morgan State University, April 2011

61. K. Nyarko, "Gesture Based Control of UAV", Engineering Visualization Research Lab, Morgan State University, April 2011

62. K. Nyarko, "Visual Analytics for the Smart Grid", White Paper, Wise Grid LLC, May 2010

63. K. Nyarko, C. Scott, "COMET Link Analysis and Management Tool", White Paper, Engineering Visualization Research Lab, Morgan State University, April 2010

64. K. Nyarko, "Enhancing Decision Making through Battlespace Visual Analytics", Engineering Visualization Research Lab, Morgan State University, October 2010

65. K. Nyarko, "A Visual Analytical Approach to Cyber Security", White Paper, Engineering Visualization Research Lab, Morgan State University, January 2010

66. D. Watkins, K. Nyarko, C. Scott "Predictive Analysis and Data Mining Techniques to Enhance Real-Time Visualization of Network Security Threats", Engineering Visualization Research Lab, Morgan State University, January 2010

67. K. Nyarko and T. Capers, "Random Neural Network Based Stereo Image Pair Compression with Disparity Compensation Using MRFBIS-VBSBM Technique", White Paper , Engineering Visualization and Semiconductor Characterization Lab, Morgan State University, May 2001

68. K. Nyarko and T. Capers, "Random Neural Network Based Stereo Image Pair Compression with Disparity Compensation Using MRFBIS-VBSBM Technique", White Paper , Engineering Visualization and Semiconductor Characterization Lab, Morgan State University

Publicly Available Reports

69. K. Nyarko, "iLaw Enforcement Apps Assistance Program for Students (iLEAPS)", Annual Reports, DHS Visual Analytics for Command, Control, and Interoperability Environments, 2013 - 2014

70. K. Nyarko, S. Mbugua, C. Emiyah, "Building Occupany Localization and Tracking with Visible Light Communication", Annual Reports, NSF Smart Lighting Energy Research Center, 2012 - 2014

71. K. Nyarko, "Low Cost Whole Building Occupancy Sensing", DoE Energy Efficient Building Hub, Annual Reports, 2012 - 2014

72. K. Nyarko, S. Small, C. Thomas, L. Partlow, "Decision Engine for Structured and Unstructured Data", Monthly Reports, DoD Test Resource and Management Center Contract, 2013-2014

73. K. Nyarko, C. Scott, "COMET Link Visualization on the Microsoft Surface, Project Closeout Report", November, 2012