Technical Program

Thursday, September 8, 2016

* Registration - held at CITY Plaza Hotel, 9-13 Sindicatelor Street, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
** Welcome Party - held at Restaurant Casa Universitarilor Cluj, 1 Emmanuel de Martonne Street, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Friday, September 9, 2016

8:00: Registration 
CITY Plaza Hotel, 9-13 Sindicatelor Street, Cluj-Napoca, RO 400029, Romania.
*Banquet - held at CITY Plaza Hotel - Marco Polo Restaurant.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

8:00: Registration 
CITY Plaza Hotel, 9-13 Sindicatelor Street, Cluj-Napoca, RO 400029, Romania.

Detailed Technical Program

Workshop

Vision Based Driving Assistance (Thursday, September 8, 16:00 - 18:00)
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

Chair: Catalin Golban Robert Bosch, Romania
16:00 - 16:25
Temporal disparity for 3D perception
Bogdan Morosanu Robert Bosch, Romania
16:25 - 16:50
Visual odometry, key technology in advanced driver assistance systems
Pavel Szabolcs Robert Bosch, Romania
17:05 - 17:30
Surface modeling from 3D data using splines
Kinga Kiss Robert Bosch, Romania
17:30 - 17:55
The importance of online calibration in video-based driver assistance systems
Razvan Deac Robert Bosch, Romania
Workshop Details: here.

Keynote Lectures

Plenary Presentation 1 (Friday, September 9, 08:40 - 09:30)
Location: Ballroom, 1st floor

Chair: Sergiu Nedevschi
Co-Chair:
Rodica Potolea
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Twenty-five Years of Intelligent Computer Communication – A Personal Perspective
Dr. Daniel Marcu University of Southern California, USA

Plenary Presentation 2 (Friday, September 9, 09:40 - 10:30)
Location: Ballroom, 1st floor

Chair: Sergiu Nedevschi
Co-Chair:
Rodica Potolea
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
A Camera On Wheels - The Challenging Way to Operate Vision Algorithms in Cars
Dr. Oliver Sbanski Robert Bosch GmbH

Intelligent Systems

Special Session: ELEMENT 1 (Friday, September, 9, 10:45 - 12:05)
Location: Beijing Room, 5th floor

Chair: Ivan Chorbev
Co-Chair:
Florin Pop
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
10:45 - 11:05
On the Comparison of Location Based Methodologies Used for Tracking Purposes in Ambient Assisted Living Applications View Paper
Vasos Hadjioannou
Constandinos X. Mavromoustakis
George Mastorakis
Katerina Papanikolaou
Rossitza Goleva
Ciprian Dobre
Jordi Mongay Batalla
University of Nicosia, Cyprus
University of Nicosia, Cyprus
Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Greece
European University Cyprus, Cyprus
Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
11:05 - 11:25
Smart home environment aimed for people with physical disabilities View Paper
Aleksandar Stojmenski
Boban Joksimoski
Ivan Chorbev
Vladimir Trajkovik
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
11:25 - 11:45
Unobtrusive Intake Actions Monitoring Through RGB and Depth Information Fusion View Paper
Enea Cippitelli
Samuele Gasparrini
Ennio Gambi
Susanna Spinsante
Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
11:45 - 12:05
Towards Application of Non-Invasive Environmental Sensors for Risks and Activity Detection View Paper
Ace Dimitrievski
Eftim Zdravevski
Petre Lameski
Vladimir Trajkovik
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia

Special Session: ELEMENT 2 (Friday, September, 9, 12:20 - 13:40)
Location: Beijing Room, 5th floor

Chair: Constandinos X. Mavromoustakis
Co-Chair:
Ciprian Dobre
University of Nicosia, Cyprus
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
12:20 - 12:40
Electrocardiography, Electromyography, and Accelerometry Signals Collected with BITalino While Swimming: Device Assembly and Preliminary Results View Paper
André G. Pinto
Gil Dias
Virginie Felizardo
Nuno Pombo
Hugo Silva
Paulo Fazendeiro
Rute Crisóstomo
Nuno Garcia
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, Portugal
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
12:40 - 13:00
Energy efficiency and robustness for IoT: building a smart home security system View Paper
Cristian Chilipirea 
Andrei Ursache
Dan Octavian Popa
Florin Pop
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
13:00 - 13:20
A survey of Ambient Assisted Living systems: challenges and opportunities View Paper
Ace Dimitrievski
Eftim Zdravevski
Petre Lameski
Vladimir Trajkovik
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
13:20 - 13:40
A Mobile Application to Improve the Quality of Life via Exercise View Paper
Jason Costa
Paulo Fazendeiro
Filipe Ferreira
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Agrupamento de Escolas Frei Heitor Pinto, Portugal

Intelligent Systems 1 (Friday, September 9, 15:00 - 16:20)
Location: Beijing Room, 5th floor

15:00 - 15:20
Chair: Ivan Ganchev
Co-Chair:
Ioan Salomie
University of Limerick, Ireland
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
A Trust-Enriched Approach for Item-Based Collaborative Filtering Recommendations View Paper
Haiyang Zhang
Ivan Ganchev
Nikola S. Nikolov
Máirtín O'Droma
University of Limerick, Ireland
University of Limerick, Ireland
University of Limerick, Ireland
University of Limerick, Ireland
15:20 - 15:40
Learning Relations Using Semantic-based Vector Similarity View Paper
Kinga Budai
Ioana Barbantan
Mihaela Dinsoreanu
Rodica Potolea
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
15:40 - 16:00
Mining Arguments from Cancer Documents Using Natural Language Processing and Ontologies View Paper
Adrian Groza
Oana Maria Popa
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
16:00 - 16:20
Artemis - an extensible natural language framework for data querying and manipulation View Paper
Ionut Tamas
Ioan Salomie
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Intelligent Systems 2 Friday, September 9, 16:35 - 17:55)
Location: Beijing Room, 5th floor

Chair: Robertas Damasevicius
Co-Chair:
Mihaela Dinsoreanu
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
16:35 - 16:55
Modelling Eye Fatigue in Gaze Spelling Task View Paper
Mindaugas Vasiljevas
Tadas Gedminas
Arturas Sevcenko
Mindaugas Janciukas
Tomas Blazauskas
Robertas Damasevicius
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
16:55 - 17:15
SWAG: Semantic Web Application Generator – A Library for Using Ontologies as Web Services View Paper
Dorin Moldovan
Claudia Pop
Marcel Antal
Tudor Cioara
Ionut Anghel
Ioan Salomie
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
17:15 - 17:35
Semantic-based IoT device discovery and recommendation mechanism View Paper
Stefana Iulia Chirila
Camelia Lemnaru
Mihaela Dinsoreanu
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
17:35 - 17:55
A Kinect Based Adaptive Exergame View Paper
Irina Mocanu
Lucia Rusu
Raluca Arba
Cosmin Marian
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romanial

Intelligent Systems 3 (Saturday, September 10, 09:00 - 10:20)
Location: Beijing Room, 5th floor

Chair: Mariana Mocanu
Co-Chair:
Radu Razvan Slavescu
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
09:00 - 09:20
Evolutionary Community Detection in Complex and Dynamic Networks View Paper
Cristian Jora
Camelia Chira
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
09:20 - 09:40
Tuning model parameters through a genetic algorithm approach View Paper
Adriana Mihaela Coroiu Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
09:40 - 10:00
Modeling Framework for Hazard Management Applied to Water Pollution and Radiation Dispersion View Paper
Anca Daniela Ionita 
Mariana Mocanu
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
10:00 - 10:20
An Incomplete Dominance Genetic Algorithm Approach to Microarray Data Analysis View Paper
Nicolae Teodor Melita
Stefan Holban
Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania
Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania

Intelligent Systems 4 (Saturday, September 10, 12:10 - 13:30
Location: Beijing Room, 5th floor

Chair: Mircea Giurgiu
Co-Chair:
Adrian Groza
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
12:10 - 12:30
Bird Mating Optimization Method for One-to-N Skill Matching View Paper
Simona Corde
Viorica Rozina Chifu
Ioan Salomie
Emil St. Chifu
Andreea Iepure
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
12:30 - 12:50
Harmonization of conflicting medical opinions using argumentation protocols and textual entailment - a case study on Parkinson disease View Paper
Adrian Groza
Madalina Mandy Nagy
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
12:50 - 13:10
Improving Sentence-level Alignment of Speech with Imperfect Transcripts using Utterance Concatenation and VAD View Paper
Alexandru Moldovan
Adriana Stan
Mircea Giurgiu
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
13:10 - 13:30
Detection and Prevention System against Cyber Attacks and Botnet Malware for Information Systems and Internet of Things Devices View Paper
Ionut Indre
Camelia Lemnaru
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Computer Vision

Computer Vision 1 (Friday, September 9, 10:45 - 12:05)
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

Chair: Ion Giosan
Co-Chair:
Mihai Negru
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
10:45 - 11:05
Patched Based Descriptors for Iris Recognition View Paper
Simina Emerich
Raul Malutan
Eugen Lupu
László Lefkovits
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Sapientia University, Romania
11:05 - 11:25
Multi-camera-based smoke detection and traffic polution analysis system View Paper
Pasi Pyykönen
Kok-Wei Fong
Pertti Peussa
Matti Kutila
VTT Technical Research Centre Ltd, Finland
VTT Technical Research Centre Ltd, Finland
VTT Technical Research Centre Ltd, Finland
VTT Technical Research Centre Ltd, Finland
11:25 - 11:45
Stereoscopic Scene Flow estimation with global motion prior View Paper
Claudiu Decean
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
11:45 - 12:05
Contrast Restoration of Foggy Images on the ZYNQ Embedded Platform View Paper
Bogdan Coseriu
Mihai Negru
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Computer Vision 2 (Friday, September 9, 12:20 - 13:40)
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

Chair: Radu Danescu
Co-Chair:
Matti Kutila
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
VTT Technical Research Centre Ltd, Finland
12:20 - 12:40
Disparity Image Segmentation for Free-Space Detection View Paper
Oana Ignat Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
12:40 - 13:00
FPGA-based stereo vision hardware for generating dense disparity maps View Paper
Cristian Cosmin Vancea
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
13:00 - 13:20
Optimizing Census-based Semi Global Matching by Genetic Algorithms View Paper
Vlad-Cristian Miclea
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
13:20 - 13:40
Real Time Adaptive Video Streaming View Paper
Vlad Rosu
Marius Marcu
Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania
Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania

Computer Vision 3 (Friday, September 9, 15:00 - 16:20)
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

Chair: Anca Ciurte
Co-Chair:
Raluca Brehar
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
15:00 - 15:20
Exploring Various Neighborhoods in Cellular Automata for Image Segmentation View Paper
Anca Andreica
Laura Diosan
Andreea Sandor
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
15:20 - 15:40
Multiclass classification based on clustering approaches for obstacle recognition in traffic scenes View Paper
Roxana Mocan
Laura Diosan
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
15:40 - 16:00
A Study of the Impact of HOG and LBP Based Temporal Association On Far Infrared Pedestrian Detection View Paper
Raluca Brehar
Cristian Cosmin Vancea
Florin Oniga
Mihai Negru
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
16:00 - 16:20
Active Perception for Object Manipulation View Paper
Ady-Daniel Mezei
Levente Tamas
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Special session: Cooperative Driving (Saturday, September 10, 10:35 - 11:55)
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

10:35 - 10:55
Chair: Florin Oniga
Co-Chair:
Anca Marginean
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Enhancing Digital Maps to Support Reasoning on Traffic Sign Compliance View Paper
Anca Marginean
Andra Petrovai
Radu Razvan Slavescu
Mihai Negru
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
10:55 - 11:15
A Stereovision based Rear-End Collision Warning System on Mobile Devices View Paper
Andra Petrovai
Radu Danescu
Mihai Negru
Cristian Cosmin Vancea
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
11:15 - 11:35
Assisting Drivers During Overtaking Using Car-2-Car Communication and Multi-Agent Systems View Paper
Calin Cara
Adrian Groza
Sergiu Zaporojan
Igor Calmicov
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Moldova, Moldova
Technical University of Moldova, Moldova
11:35 - 11:55
Organizing intelligent vehicles at traffic lights to decrease travel time in a double lane road View Paper
Ricardo Reghelin
Eduardo da Silva
Catarinense Federal Institute, Brasil
Catarinense Federal Institute, Brasil

Computer Vision 4 (Saturday, September 10, 12:10 - 13:30)
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

Chair: Tiberiu Marita
Co-Chair:
Ricardo Reghelin
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Catarinense Federal Institute, Brasil
12:10 - 12:30
Discriminant Color Texture Descriptors for Diabetic Retinopathy Recognition View Paper
Holly Vo
Abhishek Verma
California State University, USA
California State University, USA
12:30 - 12:50
In-memory Dedicated Dot-Plot Analysis for DNA Repeats Detection View Paper
Petre G. Pop Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
12:50 - 13:10
Patch warping and local constraints for improved block matching stereo correspondence View Paper
Mircea Paul Muresan
Sergiu Nedevschi
Radu Danescu
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
13:10 - 13:30
Window-Based Feature Extraction Framework for Machine-Printed/Handwritten and Arabic/Latin Text Discrimination View Paper
Anis Mezghani
Fouad Slimane
Slim Kanoun
Monji Kherallah
University of Sfax, Tunisia
Braunschweig University of Technology, Germany
University of Sfax, Tunisia
University of Sfax, Tunisia

Distributed Computing and Networking

Distributed Computing and Networking 1 (Friday, September 9, 16:35 - 17:35)
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

Chair: Ioan Salomie
Co-Chair:
Ciprian Dobre
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
16:35 - 16:55
Human Activity Recognition and Monitoring for Elderly People View Paper
Gheorghe Sebestyen
Ionut Stoica
Anca Hangan
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
16:55 - 17:15
Task allocation for thermal optimization in multicore systems View Paper
Alexandra Fodor
Gabriel Chindris
Dan Pitica
Rajmond Jano
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
17:15 - 17:35
How many people are needed for a crowdsensing campaign? View Paper
Vlad Ioan Nistorica
Cristian Chilipirea
Ciprian Dobre
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Autotuning Multi-tiered Applications for Performance
Vimuth Fernando
Sanath Jayasena
University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka

Distributed Computing and Networking 2 (Saturday, September 10, 09:00 - 10:20
Location: Venezia Room, 5th floor

Chair: Gheorghe Sebestyen
Co-Chair:
Doina Bein
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
California State University, USA
09:00 - 09:20
Reducing the Data Communication Delay in Wireless Sensor Networks View Paper
Doina Bein
Bharat Madan
California State University, USA
Old Dominion University, USA
09:20 - 09:40
Optimal Maximum Likelihood Estimates of Data Fusion in a Distributed Network of Sensors View Paper
Bharat Madan
Doina Bein
Old Dominion University, USA
California State University, USA
09:40 - 10:00
Thermal Aware Workload Consolidation in Cloud Data Centers View Paper
Marcel Antal
Cristian Pintea
Eugen Pintea
Claudia Daniela Pop
Tudor Cioara
Ionut Anghel
Ioan Salomie
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
10:00 - 10:20
A Distributed Architecture for Heterogeneous Sensors in Smart Factories View Paper
Mircea Paul Muresan
Marcel Antal
Mircea Cistian
Mihai Negru
Sergiu Nedevschi
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Special Session: HiPerGrid (Saturday, September 10, 10:35 - 11:55)
Location: Beijing Room, 5th floor

Chair: Valentin Cristea
Co-Chair:
Nicolae Tapus
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
10:35 - 10:55
Scheduling Crowdsensing Data to Smart City Applications in the Cloud View Paper
Aseel Alkhelaiwi
Dan Grigoras
University College Cork, Ireland
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
10:55 - 11:15
Architecture Design of Pattern Detection System for Smart Cities Datasets View Paper
Valentina-Camelia Bojan
Ionut-Gabriel Raducu
Florin Pop
Mariana Mocanu
Valentin Cristea
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
11:15 - 11:35
Multimedia Sharing over Opportunistic Networks View Paper
Radu Dragan 
Radu-Ioan Ciobanu
Ciprian Dobre
Constandinos X. Mavromoustakis 
George Mastorakis
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University of Nicosia, Cyprus
Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Greece
11:35 - 11:55
Leverage Cache Replacement Policy in MultiCore Processors View Paper
Marius Geanta
Lavinia Ghica
Nicolae Tapus
Microchip SRL, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania