I have edited five books, co-authored three textbooks, and three chapters in books, and published more than 80 papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings:

 

Guest Editor: Special issue “Contemporary Development of Neural Computation and Applications”, Neural Computing and Applications journal, 2012;

 

Textbooks and chapters in books

 

   [1]            I. Jordanov and N. Petrov, Intelligent Radar Signal Recognition and Classification (chapter), Recent Advances in Computational Intelligence in Defense and Security, Springer series on Studies in Computational Intelligence, ISBN 978-3-319-26450-9, 2016.

   [2]            Ivan Jordanov and Lakhmi Jain (Eds.), Innovations in Intelligent Machines - Contemporary Achievements in Intelligent Systems,  Berlin: Springer-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-642-32176-4, 2013;

   [3]            Jeffrey Tweedale and Ivan Jordanov, An Introduction to Contemporary Achievements in Intelligent Systems (chapter), Innovations in Intelligent Machines-3,  Berlin: Springer-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-642-32176-4, 2013;

   [4]            R. Setchi, I. Jordanov, R. Howlett & L. Jain, (Eds.), Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems (IV books), Berlin: Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-642-15386-0, 2010.

   [5]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Theory and Novel Applications of Machine Learning, (chapter), Vienna: I-Tech Education and Publishing, ISBN: 978-953-7619-55-42009.

   [6]            Jordanov et al., A Handbook of Programming in C (2nd Ed.), Sofia: SIELA Publishing, 2001.

   [7]            Jordanov et al., User Guide for VAX/VMS, Sofia: University Press, 1990.

   [8]            Jordanov et al., A Collection of Solved Problems in Computing, Sofia: Technika Publishing, 1988.

 

Journal Articles

 

   [9]            A. Petrozziello and I. Jordanov, Column-wise guided data imputation, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, submitted, 2016.

[10]            J. Wright and I. Jordanov, Convergence Properties of Quantum EA on Real Value Problems, Neurocomputing, under review, 2016.

[11]            J. Wright and I. Jordanov, Quantum Inspired Evolutionary Algorithms’ Performance on Challenging Global Optimization Problems, Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering, under review, 2016.

[12]            I. Jordanov, N. Petrov  and A. Petrozziello, Supervised Radar Signal Classification with Neural Networks, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, submitted, 2016.

[13]            N. Petrov, G. Licciardi, and I. Jordanov, Nonlinear Principal Component Analysis for Texture Image Classification with Self-Organizing Maps, Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, under review, 2016.

[14]            N. Petrov, K. Leoviriyakit, D. Easterbrook, and I. Jordanov, Parametric Patch Perturbation for Aerodynamic Shape Optimization, Applied Mathematical Modelling, under review, 2016.

[15]            A. Chondronasios, I. Popov, and I. Jordanov, Feature Selection for Surface Defect Inspection of Extruded Aluminum Profiles, J. of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, pp. 1-9, DOI  10.1007/s00170-015-7514-3, 2015.

[16]            J. Wright and I. Jordanov, Intelligent Approaches in Locomotion - a Review, Journal of Intelligent & Robotic Systems, v.80, pp. 255-277, DOI 10.1007/s10846-014-0149-z, 2015.

[17]            N. Petrov, I. Jordanov and J. Roe, Radar Emitter Signals Recognition and Classification with Feedforward Networks, Procedia Computer Science 22, pp. 1192-1200, 2013.

[18]            I. Jordanov, B. Apolloni and N. Kasabov, Contemporary Development of Neural Computation and Applications, Special Issue of Neural Computing and Applications,  v.22 (1), pp. 1-2, 2013.

[19]            N. Petrov, I. Jordanov and J. Roe, Radar Emitter Signals Recognition and Classification with Feedforward Networks, Procedia Computer Science 22, pp. 1192-1200, 2013.

[20]            N. Petrov, A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Self-Organising Maps for Texture Classification, Neural Computing and Applications, ISSN 0941-0643, vol. 22 (7), pp. 1499-1508, 2013.

[21]            F. Stahl and I. Jordanov, An Overview of the Use of Neural Networks for Data Mining Tasks, Wiley Interdisc. Rew.: Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, v.2 (3), pp. 193-208, 2012.

[22]            G. Swadi, D. Holifield and I. Jordanov, Neural network-based predictors for seabed depth measurement, EngineerIT, Measurement and Instrumentation, pp 58-63, 2011.

[23]            G. Swadi, D. Holifield and I. Jordanov, The Use of Predictors in Seabed Mapping: a Simulation Approach, Measurement, ISSN 0263-2241,  vol 44(6), pp. 1038-1043, 2011.

[24]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Hybrid Metha-heuristics for Global Optimization Using Low-Discrepancy Sequences of Points, Computers and Operation Research, ISSN: 0305-0548, vol 37 (3), pp. 456-469, 2010.

[25]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Intelligent Visual Recognition and Classification of Cork Tiles with Neural Networks, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, ISSN: 1045-9227, vol. 20 (4), pp. 675-685, 2009.

[26]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Hybrid Heuristic for Global Optimization, European Journal of Operational Research, ISSN: 0377-2217, vol. 196/2, pp. 413-422, 2009.

[27]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Hybrid Metaheuristics for Global Optimization: Comparative Study, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Systems, Springer, ISBN: 978-3-540-87655-7, pp. 298-306, 2008.

[28]            I. Jordanov and A. Georgieva,  Neural Network Learning with Global Heuristic Optimization, IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, ISSN: 1045-9227, vol.18 (3), pp. 937-942, 2007.

[29]            I. Jordanov and A. Georgieva, Global Search Approach in Neural Network Training, IADAT Journal of Adv. Technology on Digital Image Processing, ISSN 1698-1073, pp. 39-43, 2006.

[30]            S. Qin, R. Harrison, A. West, I. Jordanov, and D. Wright, A Framework of Web-Based Conceptual Design, Computers in Industry, vol. 50, No 2, pp. 153-164, 2003.

[31]            S. Qin, D. Wright and I. Jordanov, A Conceptual Design Tool: a Sketch and Fuzzy Logic Based System, ImechE, Proc Instn Mech Engrs, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, vol. 215, pp 111-116, 2001.

[32]            S. Qin, D. Wright, and I. Jordanov, On-Line Segmentation of Freehand Sketches by Knowledge-Based Nonlinear Thresholding Operations, Pattern Recognition, vol.34/10, pp. 1885-1893, 2001.

[33]            S. Qin, D. Wright and I. Jordanov, From On-line Sketching to 2D and 3D Geometry: A System Based on Fuzzy Knowledge, Computer Aided Design, vol 32, No.12, pp 851-866, 2000.

[34]            I. Jordanov and R. Brown, Optimal Design of Connectivity in Neural Network Training, Technical Papers of ISA: Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation, v.36, pp. 27-33, 2000.

[35]            I. Jordanov and R. Brown, Neural Network Learning Using Low-Discrepancy Sequence, Advanced Topics in Artificial Intelligence, Norman Foo (ed.), Springer Verlag, Berlin, pp 255-267, 1999.

[36]            S. Qin, I. Jordanov, and D. Wright, Freehand Drawing System Using a Fuzzy Logic Concept, Computer Aided Design, vol. 31, No.5, pp. 359-370, 1999.

[37]            B. Belnikolovsky, I. Jordanov and N. Nikolov, Experimental Analysis and Investigation of Family Elastic Suspended Presses, Journal of Mechanical Engineering, vol.10, 306-309, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1995.

[38]            I. Jordanov, B. Belnikolovsky and N. Nikolov, Multicriteria Optimization of Family Eccentric Presses, Journal of Control and Informatics, vol.1, pp. 48-52, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1995.

[39]            B. Belnikolovsky, I. Jordanov and N. Nikolov, Computer Aided Optimal Design of Elastic Suspended Presses, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, vol.3, pp. 52-61, 1994.

[40]            B. Abuid, I. Jordanov and B. Belnikolovsky, Optimal Dynamic Synthesis and Design of a Mechanism with Spur Gears, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, vol. 3, pp. 26-34, 1994.

[41]            I. Jordanov, B. Belnikolovsky and N. Nikolov, Elastic suspension of family eccentric presses, Journal of Mechanical Engineering, vol. 1, pp. 35-38, Sofia, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1993.

[42]            I. Jordanov and B. Cheshankov, Optimal Design of Linear and Nonlinear Dynamic Vibration Absorbers, Journal of Sound and Vibration, v. 123, No.1, pp. 157-170, 1988.

[43]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Optimal Nonlinear Dynamic Absorber for a System with Damping, The University Annual in Technical Mechanics, Sofia, vol.21, pp. 15-21, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1986.

[44]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Computer Aided Optimal Design of Vibrating System with Dynamic Absorber and Damping, The University Annual in Technical Mechanics, Sofia, vol.18, pp. 19-27, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1983.

[45]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Optimal Damping in Case of Forced Torsional Vibrations with Dynamic Absorber, The University Annual in Applied Mathematics, Sofia, vol.18, pp. 191-198, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1982.

[46]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Some Properties of Dynamic Absorbers in Case of Torsional Vibrations, The University Annual in Applied Mathematics, Sofia, vol.17, pp. 167-174, (in Bulgarian, English abstract) 1981.

 

Conference Proceedings

 

[47]            I. Jordanov and N. Petrov, Supervised Radar Signal Classification, IEEE  WCCI’16 World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Vancouver, Canada, submitted, 2016.

[48]            J. Wright and I. Jordanov, Quantum Evolutionary Methods for Real Value Problems, Int. Conf. on Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Systems, E. Onieva et al. (Eds.), Springer, pp.282-293, 2015.

[49]            I. Jordanov and N. Petrov, Sets with Incomplete and Missing Data – NN Radar Signal Classification, IEEE  WCCI’14 World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Beijing, China, pp. 218-225, 2014.

[50]            N. Petrov, Roe J. and I. Jordanov, Identification of Radar Signals using Neural Network Classifier with Low-Discrepancy Optimisation, Proc. 2013 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, Cancun, Mexico, vol.1, pp. 2658-2664, 2013.

[51]            J. Wright and I. Jordanov, Intelligent Computational Optimisation of Sport Skills, Proc. of 4th Conference on Mathematics in Sport, Leuven, Belgium, pp. 383 – 390, 2013.

[52]            N. Petrov, H. Huang and I. Jordanov, Gap Analysis and Optimization of BP’s Hydroprocessing Prediction Model, Proc. of IASTED Artificial Intelligence and Applications Conference, Innsbruck, Austria, pp. 130-136, 2013.

[53]            Jonathan Wright and Ivan Jordanov, Intelligent Approaches in Locomotion, Proc. of IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Brisbane, Australia, pp.1250-1257, 2012.

[54]            N. Petrov and I. Jordanov, Unsupervised Texture Image Classification using Self-Organizing Maps, Proc. of WORLDCOMP ICAI'2011 - International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Las Vegas, USA, ISBN: 1-60132-184-8, vol II, pp. 958-965, 2011.

[55]            N. Petrov and I. Jordanov, Texture Image Classification using Unsupervised Learning, Proc. of IASTED AIA’11 - International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Innsbruck, Austria, ISBN: 978-0-88986-863-2, pp 29-36, 2011.

[56]            I. Jordanov and A. Georgieva, Feedforward Neural Networks for Automated Classification, Proc. of IEEE ICCI’10 ‑ International Conference on Cognitive Informatics, Beijing, China, pp. 578-582, 2010.

[57]            I. Jordanov and A. Georgieva, Intelligent Computer Vision System for Automated Classification, AIP conf. proceedings – ISCM II & EPMESC XII, Hong Kong - Macau, ISBN: 978-0-7354-0778-7, pp.1429-1434, 2009.

[58]            I. Jordanov and A. Georgieva, Neural Network Classification: A Cork Industry Case, Proc. of IEEE ISIE’09 ‑ International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, Seoul, Korea, ISBN:978-1-4244-4349-9, 232-238, 2009.

[59]            I. Jordanov and A. Georgieva, Image Processing Techniques for Cork Tiles Classification, Proc. of IEEE CSTST’08 Intelligent Hybrid System for Pattern Recognition and Classification, Paris, France, ISBN: 978-1-60558-046-3, pp. 19-24, 2008.

[60]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Image Processing Techniques for Cork Tiles Classification , Proc. of IEEE ICSPC’07 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications, Dubai, UAE, ISBN: 1-4244-1236-6, pp. 576-580, 2007.

[61]            A. Georgieva, I. Jordanov and T. Rafik, Neural Networks applied for Cork Tiles Image Classification, Proc. of IEEE CIISP’07 Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Image and Signal Processing, USA, pp.232-240, 2007, 2007.

[62]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, Supervised Neural Network Training with a Hybrid Global Optimization Technique, Proc. of IEEE WCCI’06 World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Canada, pp. 6433-6440, 2006.

[63]            S. Qin, D. Wright and I. Jordanov, A Simple Construction Method for Sequentially Tidying up 2D Online Freehand Sketches, Proc. of WSCG'06 Int. Conf. on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision, Czech Republic, pp. 271-278, 2006.

[64]            G. Swadi, T. Rafik and I. Jordanov, A Versatile Sonar Simulation Platform for Testing Seabed Estimation Algorithms,  Proc. of MESM’06 International Middle Eastern Multiconference on Simulation and Modelling, pp. 104-108, Egypt, 2006.

[65]            A. Georgieva and I. Jordanov, A Hybrid Heuristic Method for Global Optimization, Proc. of IEEE HIS'05 Fifth International Conference on Hybrid Intelligent Systems, Brazil, pp. 503-507, 2005.

[66]            I. Jordanov and T. Rafik, Local Minima Free Neural Network Learning, Proc. of  IEEE IS’04 International Conference on Intelligent Systems, Bulgaria, pp. 34-39, 2004.

[67]            T. Rafik, K. Neumann, I. Jordanov, and T.Galouz, Convolution Method for Contactless Monitoring of Wire Diameters, Proc. of  ICCC’2004, The 5th International Carpathian Control Conference, Poland, pp. 125-130, 2004.

[68]            T. Rafik, K. Neumann, I. Jordanov, and T.Galouz, Novel Quality Control System for Wire Manufacturing, Proc. of  ICCC’2003, The 4th International Carpathian Control Conference, Slovakia, pp. 803-806, 2003.

[69]            T. Rafik, K. Neumann, I. Jordanov, and T.Galouz, Prototype Simulation of Contactless Diameter Measurements of Metal Bars and Tubes, Proc. of  the 5th Middle East Symposium on Simulation and Modelling, ISBN 90-77381-06-6,  pp.350-355, 2003.

[70]            I. Jordanov, Neural Network Training and Stochastic Global Optimization, Proc. of ICONIP’02, The 9th Int. Conf. Neural Inf. Processing, Singapore, pp. 488-492, 2002.

[71]            S. Qin, D. Wright and I. Jordanov, A Sketching Interface for 3D Conceptual Design, Proc. of (APCCHI’02), The 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction, China, Science Press, v.2,  pp 571-580, 2002.

[72]            S. Qin, D. Wright and I. Jordanov, Intelligent Recognition of 2D Design Sketches, Proc. of IASTED: Int. Conf. on Intelligent Systems and Control,  USA, pp. 246-251, 1999.

[73]            S. Qin, D. Wright and I. Jordanov, Intelligent Classification of Sketch Strokes, Proc. of CACUK’99, UK, pp. 189-194, 1999.

[74]            B. Cheshankov, B. Belnikolovsky and I. Jordanov, Optimal Design of a Machine Aggregate with Single Stage Spur Gears, Proc. of 1st International Conference on Oscillations and Chaos, Russia, pp.267-271, 1997.

[75]            I. Jordanov, N. Wiles and D. Wright, A Dialogue Based Approach to the Learning of Applied Physics through Hypermedia, Proc. of CAAE'95 The 3rd International Conference on Computer Aided Learning Education, Bratislava, pp. 207-211, 1995.

[76]            I. Jordanov and D. Wright, Computer Assisted Learning in Mechanics Based on LinkWay and C Graphics Programming, Proc. of COMPUGRAPHICS'92, The 2nd Int. Conf. on Comp. Graphics and Visualization Techniques, Lisbon, pp. 322-326, 1992.

[77]            Z. Cherneva, M. Todorov and I. Jordanov, Mechanical and mathematical model of all-purpose lifting motor truck, Proc. of the Second Colloquium on Differential Equations, pp. 299-235, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1991.

[78]            J. Arnaudov, E. Bonchev, I. Jordanov, S. Penev and G. Venkov, Computer Aided Learning (CAL) in Mathematics for Engineers, Proc. of Int. Conf. Computer Aided Training in Science and Technology, Pineridge Press, Barcelona, pp. 359-363, 1990.

[79]            I. Jordanov, Computer Aided Multicriteria Optimization of Dynamic Absorbers in the Case of Torsional Vibrations, Proc. of the Sixth Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Varna, vol.18, pp. 235-240, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1989.

[80]            I. Jordanov, Automated Design of Dynamic Absorbers with Optimal Parameters, Proc. of the Sixth Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Varna, vol 18, pp. 229-234, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1989.

[81]            I. Jordanov, Numerical Analysis of a Nonlinear Dynamic Absorber using Software Package MINPACK, Proc. of the Fifth  Seminar on Informatics and its Application, pp. 123-126, Guletchitsa (in Russian), 1988.

[82]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Mathematical Modelling and Analysis of Dynamic Vibration Absorber, Proc. of the Third International Conference on Differential Equations and Applications, Rousse, vol.1, pp. 475-478, (in Russian), 1985.

[83]            I. Jordanov, D. Batanov and N. Todorov, An Algorithm and a Program for Solving Reduction Problem of Random 3D Forces System Acting on Ideal Solid Object, Proc. of the Third Seminar on Informatics and its Application, Guletchitsa, pp. 59-62, (in Russian), 1984.

[84]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Optimal Design of Dynamic Vibration Absorber Parameters, Proc. of ICNO’84, The 10th Int. Conf. on Nonlinear Oscillations, Varna, pp. 552-555, 1984.

[85]            I. Jordanov and S. Ivanov, Numerical Analysis of a Nonlinear Dynamic Absorber, Proc. of ICNO’84, The 10th Int. Conf. on Nonlinear Oscillations, Varna, pp. 627-630, 1984.

[86]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Computer Aided Analyses of Nonlinear Vibration Absorber, Proc. of the 2nd  Int. Conf. Differential Equations and Applications, Rousse, vol.3, pp. 815-818 (in Russian), 1982.

[87]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Dynamic Absorbers with Optimal Damping, Proc. of the 4th Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Varna, vol.16, pp. 37-43, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1981.

[88]            B. Cheshankov and I. Jordanov, Some Properties of a Dynamic Absorber, Proc. of Jubilee Conf. on Theoretical Mechanics and Physics, Pleven, vol.10, pp. 132-138, (in Bulgarian, English abstract), 1980.