Technical Reports

2014

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2014-02 Benchmarking the Effect of Flow Exporters and Protocol Filters on Botnet Traffic Classification

Fariba Haddadi
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2014-01 Data Confirmation for Botnet Traffic Analysis

Fariba Haddadi
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood

2013

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2013-02 Summary of User Experience Issues in DalSpace: Adapted from Maha ALJohani’s MCS Thesis

Maha ALJohani
James Blustein

CS-2013-01 An Evolutionary Algorithm for Feature Selective Double Clustering of Text Documents

S. N. Nourashrafeddin
Evangelos Milios
Dirk V. Arnold

2011

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2011-07 Model Selection For Social Networks Using Graphlets

Matthew S. Hurshman
J. Janssen
Nauzer Kalyaniwalla

CS-2011-06 A Symbiotic framework for Hierarchical Policy Search

Peter Lichodzijewski
John A. Doucette
Malcolm I. Heywood

CS-2011-05 Touchscreen Interfaces for Visual Languages

Michael M. Hackett
Philip T. Cox

CS-2011-04 Spatio-Temporal Decomposition, Clustering and Identification for Alert Detection in System Logs

Adetokunbo Makanju
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood
Evangelos E. Milios
Markus Latzel

CS-2011-03 How and why we annotate: An annotation taxonomy

David Rowe

CS-2011-02 System Behavior Characterization via Information Content Clustering of System Logs

Adetokunbo Makanju
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood
Evangelos E. Milios

CS-2011-01 Differential Caches for Web Services in Mobile Environments

P. Bodorik
M.S. Qaiser
D.N. Jutla

2010

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2010-06 A Next Generation Entropy Based Framework for Alert Detection in System Logs

Adetokunbo Makanju
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood
Evangelos E. Milios

CS-2010-05 An Investigation on the Identification of VoIP traffic: Case Study on Gtalk and Skype

Riyad Alshammari
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2010-04 Interactive Document Clustering Using Iterative Class-Based Feature Selection

Yeming Hu
Evangelos Milios
James Blustein

CS-2010-03 Fast FPT Algorithms for Computing Rooted Agreement Forests: Theory and Experiments

Chris Whidden
Robert G. Beiko
Norbert Zeh

CS-2010-02 Insight into the Gtalk Protocol

Riyad Alshammari
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2010-01 An Analysis of Clustering Objectives for Feature Selection Applied to Encrypted Traffic Identification

Carlos Bacquet
Nur A. Zincir-Heywood
Malcolm I. Heywood

2009

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2009-09 Comparison of Unsupervised Learning Techniques for Encrypted Traffic Identification

Carlos Bacquet
Kubra Gumus
Dogukan Tizer
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood
Malcolm I. Heywood

CS-2009-08 Message Type Extraction Based Alert Detection in System Logs

Adetokunbo Makanju
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood
Evangelos E. Milios

CS-2009-07 A Lightweight Algorithm for Message Type Extraction in Event Logs

Adetokunbo Makanju
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood
Evangelos E. Milios

CS-2009-06 An Artificial Intelligence Approach to Financial Forecasting using Improved Data Representation, Multi-objective Optimization, and Text Mining.

Matthew Butler

CS-2009-05 MedicInfoSys: An Architecture for an Evidence-Based Medical Information Research and Delivery System

Pif Edwards
Vlado Keselj

CS-2009-04 Feature Selection for an n-gram Approach to Web Page Genre Classification

Jane E. Mason
Michael Shepherd
Jack Duffy

CS-2009-03 Maintaining Liveness in a Spreadsheet with Logic Programming

Philip T. Cox

CS-2009-02 A Unifying View on Approximation and FPT of Agreement Forests

Chris Whidden
Norbert Zeh

CS-2009-01 Wikipedia Search: Combining Language Modeling and Link Analysis

Jacek Wolkowicz
Michael Shepherd
Vlado Keselj

2008

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2008-05 Controlled Dataflow Languages

Philip T. Cox
Simon Gauvin

CS-2008-04 Generating sample looks for geometric objects in a visual design language

Omid Banyasad
Philip T. Cox

CS-2008-03 Visual Programming of Subsumption-Based Reactive Behaviour

Omid Banyasad
Philip T. Cox

CS-2008-02 A Framework for Summarization of Multi-topic Web Sites

Yongzheng Zhang
Nur Zincir-Heywood
Evangelos Milios

CS-2008-01 An Unsupervised Method for Extracting Domain-specific Affixes in Biological Literature

Haibin Liu
Christian Blouin
Vlado Keselj

2007

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2007-01 Natural Search Queries - a machine learning approach to a search interface for consumer-oriented databases

Marek Lipczak
Evangelos Milios

2006

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2006-08 Step Length Adaptation on Ridge Functions

Dirk V. Arnold
Alexander MacLeod

CS-2006-07 Compact Hilbert Indices

Chris Hamilton

CS-2006-06 The Computational Complexity of the Unrooted Subtree Prune and Regraft Distance

Glenn Hickey
Frank Dehne
Andrew Rau-Chaplin
Christian Blouin

CS-2006-05 A Systematic Study of Document Representation and Dimension Reduction for Text Clustering

Mahdi Shafiei
Singer Wang
Roger Zhang
Evangelos Milios
Bin Tang
Jane Tougas
Ray Spiteri

CS-2006-04 I/O-Efficient Undirected Shortest Paths with Unbounded Weights

Ulrich Meyer
Norbert Zeh

CS-2006-03 Hierarchically Organised Evolution Strategies on the Parabolic Ridge

Dirk V. Arnold
Alexander MacLeod

CS-2006-02 Evolution Strategies with Cumulative Step Length Adaptation on the Noisy Parabolic Ridge

Dirk V. Arnold
Hans-Georg Beyer

CS-2006-01 Defender Personality Traits

Tara Whalen
Carrie Gates

2005

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2005-23 Document clustering using character N-grams: a comparative evaluation with term-based and word-based clustering

Yingbo Miao
Vlado Keselj
Evangelos Milios

CS-2005-22 An Eulerian Approach to N-Gram Table Conversion

Aaron Olson

CS-2005-21 Replicated Texture Editing

Stephen Brooks
Marc Cardle
Neil A. Dodgson

CS-2005-20 A Field Study Characterizing Web-based Information Seeking Tasks

Melanie Kellar
Carolyn Watters
Michael Shepherd

CS-2005-19 An Expresway over Chord in Peer-to-Peer Systems

Hathai Tanta-ngai

CS-2005-18 The Cookie Conundrum: Examining the Dual Nature of Cookies

Vicki Ha
Lina Hdeib
Farah Al-Shaar
Kori Inkpen

CS-2005-17 External Memory Data Structures for 3 and 4-Sided Queries

Michal Lemczyk
Glenn Hickey
Michael Lawrence

CS-2005-16 The Impact of Task on the Usage of Web Browser Navigation Tools

Melanie Kellar
Carolyn Watters
Michael Shepherd

CS-2005-15 Information Visualization for an Intrusion Detection System

James Blustein
Daniel L. Silver
Ching-Lung Fu

CS-2005-14 Combined Mining of Web Server Logs and Web Contents for Classifying User Navigation Patterns and Predicting Users' Future Requests

Haibin Liu

CS-2005-13 Collaborative, Distributed Information Management and Retrieval Architecture for the Enterprises

Tony Abou-Assaleh
Oliver Baltzer
Chris Jordan
Philip O'Brien
Hathai Tanta-ngai

CS-2005-12 Influence of Spatial Ability in Navigation: Using look-ahead breadcrumbs on the Web

Ishtiaq Ahmed
James Blustein

CS-2005-11 An Evaluation of Look-ahead Breadcrumbs for the WWW

James Blustein
Ishtiaq Ahmed
Keith Instone

CS-2005-10 Information Visualization for an Intrusion Detection System

James Blustein
Ching-Lung Fu
Daniel L. Silver

CS-2005-09 Evolutionary Gradient Search Revisited

Dirk V. Arnold
Ralf Salomon

CS-2005-08 Touch-n-Go: Supporting Screen Navigation on Handheld Computers

David Dearman
Bonnie MacKay
Kori Inkpen
Carolyn Watters

CS-2005-07 Voronoi Tesselations of Proteins for Computing Contact Maps

Gregory Zaverucha

CS-2005-06 Private Lives: User Attitudes Towards Personal Information on the Web

Carrie Gates
Tara Whalen

CS-2005-05 Using a Hidden Markov Model to Learn User Browsing Patterns for Focused Web Crawling

Hongyu Liu
Jeannette Janssen
Evangelos Milios

CS-2005-04 Evolution Strategies with Adaptively Rescaled Mutation Vectors

Dirk V. Arnold

CS-2005-03 Growth deletion models for the Web graph and other massive networks

Changping Wang

CS-2005-02 N-gram-based Classification and Hierarchical Clustering of Genome Sequences

Andrija Tomovic
Predrag Janicic
Vlado Keselj

CS-2005-01 Public Perception of Private Information on Search Engines

Tara Whalen
Carrie Gates

2004

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2004-20 Support of Hypertextual Annotation on the Web

Huan Gao

CS-2004-19 An Evaluation of Landmarks for Re-finding Information on the Web

Melanie Kellar
Bonnie MacKay
Carolyn Watters

CS-2004-18 Privacy Gradient: Understanding Web Browsing Privacy During Ad Hoc Co-Located Collaboration

Kirstie Hawkey
Kori Inkpen

CS-2004-17 Direct Intentions: The Effects of Input Devices on Collaboration around a Tabletop Display

Tara Whalen
Vicki Ha
Kori M. Inkpen
Regan L. Mandryk
Stacey D. Scott
Mark S. Hancock

CS-2004-16 Recommendations for reporting context in studies of web browsing behaviour

Kirstie Hawkey
Melanie Kellar

CS-2004-14 A Comparative Study of Dimension Reduction Techniques for Document Clustering

Bin Tang
Xiao Luo
Malcolm I. Heywood
Michael Shepherd

CS-2004-13 Evaluation of Mobile Collaboration: Learning from our Mistakes

Melanie Kellar
Kori M. Inkpen
Dave Dearman
Kirstie Hawkey
Vicki Ha
Joe MacInnes
Bonnie Mackay
Mike Nunes
Karen Parker
Derek Reilly
Malcolm Rodgers
Tara Whalen

CS-2004-12 Exploring the Behavioural Effects of Location-Aware Computing While Rendezvousing

David Dearman
Kirstie Hawkey
Kori M. Inkpen

CS-2004-11 A Comparison of Keyword- and Keyterm-based Methods for Automatic Web Site Summarization

Yongzheng Zhang
Evangelos Milios
Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2004-10 TractorBeam Selection Aids: Improving Target Acquisition for Pointing Input on Tabletop Displays

J. Karen Parker
Michael N. Nunes
Regan L. Mandryk
Kori M. Inkpen

CS-2004-09 TractorBeam: Seamless integration of local and remote pointing for tabletop displays

J. Karen Parker
Regan L. Mandryk
Kori M. Inkpen

CS-2004-08 Optimal Weighted Recombination

Dirk V. Arnold

CS-2004-07 Using Artificial Neural Networks in the Visual Programming of Autonomous Robots

Shawn Best
Philip T. Cox

CS-2004-06 A Linguistics-Based Attack on Personalised Statistical E-mail Classifiers

Henry Stern
Justin Mason
Michael Shepherd

CS-2004-05 Experimental investigation of linear mixing in real world datasets

Jie Ouyang
Thomas Trappenberg
Andrew Back

CS-2004-04 Improved and More Realistic Algorithms for Maximal Graph Connectivity

Norbert Zeh

CS-2004-03 An Evaluation of Machine Learning Techniques for Enterprise Spam Filters

Andrew Tuttle
Evangelos Milios
Nauzer Kalyaniwalla

CS-2004-02 Fractional isometric path number

Shannon L. Fitzpatrick
Jeannette C.M. Janssen
Richard J. Nowakowski

CS-2004-01 Acoustic Positioning Using Multiple Microphone Arrays

Hui Liu
Evangelos Milios

2003

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2003-12 Using Intrusion Detection Systems with a Firewall: Evaluation on DARPA 99 Dataset

H. Günes Kayacık
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2003-11 Spatial Ability and Information Shape: When Do Individual Differences Matter

James Blustein
Jason Satel

CS-2003-10 A Survey of SOM Based Approaches to Document Classification

Chris Jordan

CS-2003-09 Online Glossary Tools for Technical Reading

Mona M. Noor

CS-2003-08 AQUA: an aquatic walking robot

Christina Georgiades
Andrew Hogue
Hui Liu
Arlene Ripsman
Robert Sim
Luz-Abril Torres
Pifu Zhang
Chris Prahacs
Martin Buehler
Gregory Dudek
Michael Jenkin
Evangelos Milios

CS-2003-07 Connectivity of Graphs Under Edge Flips

Norbert Zeh

CS-2003-06 The State of Network Security Management: Issues and Directions

Andrew T. Zhou
James Blustein
Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2003-05 Lower bounds from tile covers for the channel assignment problem

Jeannette C.M. Janssen
Tania E. Wentzell
Shannon L. Fitzpatrick

CS-2003-04 Infinite limits of copying models of the web graph

Anthony Bonato
Jeannette Janssen

CS-2003-03 Interpreting Lograph

Omid Banyasad
Philip T. Cox

CS-2003-02 A Constraint-Based Approach for Signal Acquisition Control in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy (MRI/MRS)

Xiaowei Song
Evangelos Milios
Malcolm Heywood
Benjamin Rusak

CS-2003-01 The Modeling and Detection of Distributed Port Scans: A Thesis Proposal

Carrie Gates

2002

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2002-11 Evaluation of the Cisco IOS Firewall with DARPA 99 Dataset

Gunes Kayacik
Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2002-10 Bloom Filters -- A Tutorial, Analysis, and Survey

James Blustein
Amal El-Maazawi

CS-2002-09 Post-supervised Template Induction for Information Extraction from Lists and Tables in Dynamic Web Sources

Zhongmin Shi
Evangelos Milios
Nur Zincir-Heywood

CS-2002-08 World Wide Web Site Summarization

Yongzheng Zhang
Nur Zincir-Heywood
Evangelos Milios

CS-2002-07 Defining Behaviours for Solids in a Visual Design Environment

Omid Banyasad
Philip T. Cox

CS-2002-06 Recording Links Followed In A Single HTML Document

James Blustein

CS-2002-05 A Gramian-Based Controller for Linear Periodic Systems

Pierre Montagnier
Raymond J. Spiteri

CS-2002-04 Monotonicity-preserving linear multistep methods

Willem Hundsdorfer
Steven J. Ruuth
Raymond J. Spiteri

CS-2002-03 Channel assignment for digital networks: a bound and an algorithm

Jeannette Janssen
Mark MacIsaac
Kyle Schmeisser

CS-2002-02 A polynomial time list colouring algorithm for series-parallel graphs

Jeannette Janssen
Philippe Maheux

CS-2002-01 Real Floquet Factors of Linear Time-Periodic Systems

Pierre Montagnier
Christopher C. Paige
Raymond J. Spiteri

2001

Tech Report Number Title Authors
CS-2001-05 Implementing Lograph

Omid Banyasad
Philip T. Cox

CS-2001-04 Solving design problems in a logic-based visual design environment

Omid Banyasad
Philip T. Cox

CS-2001-03 Node Similarity in Networked Information Spaces

Wangzhong Lu
Jeannette Janssen
Evangelos Milios
Nathalie Japkowicz

CS-2001-02 Characterizing and Mining the Citation Graph of the Computer Science Literature

Yuan An
Jeannette Janssen
Evangelos Milios

CS-2001-01 A New Class of Optimal High-Order Strong-Stability-Preserving Time Discretization Methods

Raymond J. Spiteri
Steven J. Ruuth