Roy L. Streit, Ph.D.
CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS  -  INVITED AND CONTRIBUTED PAPERS


1.    PHD Intensity Filtering Is One Step of an EM Algorithm for Positron Emission Tomography, 12th International Conference on Information Fusion, Seattle, 6 - 9 July 2009 (to appear).

2.    D. Crouse, M. Guerriero, P. Willett, R. Streit, and D. Dunham, "A Suspicious Look at the PMHT," 12th International Conference on Information Fusion, Seattle, 6 - 9 July 2009 (to appear).

3.    Bayes Derivation of Multitarget intensity Filters (with L.D. Stone), 11th International Conference on Information Fusion, Cologne, Germany, 30 June - 3 July 2008.

4.    Multisensor Multitarget Intensity Filter, 11th International Conference on Information Fusion, Cologne, Germany, 30 June - 3 July 2008.

5.    Accurate Likelihood Evaluation for Multiple Model PMHT Algorithms (with T. Luginbuhl, P. Ainsleigh, and S. Mathews), Proceedings of the IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March, 2007.

6.    Consistent Covariance Estimation for PMHT, SPIE Conference on Signal and Data Processing of Small Targets (with W. Blanding, P. Willett, and D. Dunham), San Diego, CA, 29 August 2007.

7.    Likelihood Function Decomposition for Multistatic Tracking and Field Stabilization, Tenth International Conference on Information Fusion, Quebec, Canada, 9 - 12 July 2007.

8.    Observed Information Matrices for Multistatic Target and Field Tracking, Oceans 2007, Aberdeen, Scotland, 18 - 21 June 2007.

9.    Multistatic Target and Sensor Field Tracking, Proceedings of the IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2007.

10.    PMHT Algorithms for Multi-Frame Assignment, Ninth International Conference on Information Fusion, July, 2006, Florence, Italy.

11.    A Strategy for Introducing Automation and Gaining Operator Confidence - A Case Study (with M.L. Graham and M.J. Walsh), Workshop on Human Systems Integration, Newport, Rhode Island, 2004.

12.    Optimum Nonlinear Filter for Target Detection and Interference Rejection (with M.L. Graham and M.J. Walsh), NATO Research Technology Office, Sensors and Electronic Technology Symposium on "Target Tracking and Sensor Data Fusion for Military Observation Systems (SET-059)", Budapest, Hungary, 15 - 17 October 2003.

13.    Adding Power Spectra to PMHT (with M.L. Graham and M.J. Walsh), Fusion 2002 - 6th International Conference on Information Fusion, Cairns, Australia, 8-10 July 2003, 1002-1009.

14.    Tracking in Hyper-Spectral Data (with M.L. Graham and M.J. Walsh), Fusion 2002 - 5th International Conference on Information Fusion, Annapolis, Maryland, 8-11 July 2002, Vol. 2, 852-859.

15.    Clutter Characterization for Over-the-Horizon Radar With the PMHT (with S.J. Davey, D.A. Gray, and S.B. Colegrove), Fusion 2001 - 4th International Conference on Information Fusion, Montreal, Canada, 7-10 August 2001.

16.    Multi-Target Tracking of Distributed Targets Using the Histogram-PMHT (with M.L. Graham and M.J. Walsh), Fusion 2001 - 4th International Conference on Information Fusion, Montreal, Canada, 7-10 August 2001.

17.    Wavelets in the Frequency Domain for Narrowband Process Detection (with Z. Wang and P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the 2001 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, May 7-11, 201, Salt Lake City, Utah.

18.    Multi-Target Tracking on Intensity-Modulated Sensor Data (with M.L. Graham and M.J. Walsh), SPIE International Symposium on AeroSense, Orlando, Florida, 16-20 April 2001, Proceedings: Signal Processing, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition X, Vol. 4380, 36-45.

19.    Tracking on Intensity-Modulated Sensor Data Streams (M.J. Walsh, M.L. Graham, T.E. Luginbuhl, and L.A. Mathews), 2001 Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 10-17, 2001.

20.    Simultaneous Clutter Parameterization and Tracking with Skywave OTHR via the PMHT (with S.J. Davey, D.A. Gray, and S.B. Colegrove), Third Australian Workshop on Signal Processing Applications, Brisbane, Australia, December 14-15, 2000. 

21.    Transient Detection Using a Homogeneity Test (with B. Chen and P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Phoenix,  Arizona, 15-19 March 1999.

22.    Comparison of PMHT and S-D Assignment Trackers (with P.K. Willett and Y. Ruan), SPIE International Symposium on AeroSense, Orlando, Florida, 5-9 April 1999, Proceedings: Signal Processin class="ws11"g, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition VIII, Vol. 3720, 280-291.

23.    Incorporating Amplitude Information into the PMHT Using Shot-Noise Models (with T.E. Luginbuhl), IEE Control Systems Colloquium "Target Tracking: Algorithms and Applications," Savoy Place, London, United Kingdom, 11-12 November 1999.

24.    Comparison of PMHT and S-D Assignment Trackers (with P.K. Willett and Y. Ruan), IEE Control Systems Colloquium "Target Tracking: Algorithms and Applications," Savoy Place, London, United Kingdom, 11-12 November 1999.

25.    Comparison of the PMHT and the PDAF Tracking Algorithms Based on Their Model CRLB's (with P.K. Willett and Y. Ruan), SPIE International Symposium on AeroSense, Orlando, Florida, 5-9 April 1999, Proceedings: Acquisition, Tracking, and Pointing XIII, Vol. 3692, 177-188.

26.    Making the Probabilistic Multi-Hypothesis Tracker the Tracker of Choice (with P.K. Willett and Y. Ruan), 1999 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Snowmass at Aspen, Colorado, 6-13 March 1999.

27.    A Linear Least Squares Algorithm for Bearings-Only Target Motion Analysis (with M.J. Walsh), 1999 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Snowmass at Aspen, Colorado, 6-13 March 1999.

28.    Augmented Bearings-Only Target Motion Analysis With Propagation Loss Models (with M.J. Walsh), Workshop commun GdR ISIS (GT 1) and NUWC "Approaches probabilistes pour l'extraction multipistes," Paris, France, 9-10 November 1998.

29.    A Variety of PMHT's  (with P.K. Willett and Y. Ruan), Workshop commun GdR ISIS (GT 1) and NUWC "Approaches probabilistes pour l'extraction multipistes," Paris, France, 9-10 November 1998.

30.    The PMHT for Maneuvering Targets (with P.K. Willett and Y. Ruan), SPIE International Symposium on AeroSense, Orlando, Florida, 14-16 April 1998, Proceedings: Signal and Data Processing of Small Targets 1998, Vol. 3373, 416-427.

31.    A Test of Overdispersion in a Data Set with Application to Transient Detection (with B. Chen and P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, Princeton, New Jersey, 18-20 March 1998. 

32.    Improved Hybrid Bayes/GLRT Transient Detection (with B. Chen and P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, Princeton, New Jersey, 18-20 March 1998, 461-465.

33.    Semiotic Compounds - Mixtures of Components Invariant Under Specified Transformations, Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Semiotics, National Institute of Standards, Gaithersburg, Maryland, 23-25 September 1998. 

34.    Multi-target Track Segment Bearings-only Association and Ranging (with E.H. Giannopoulos and P.F. Swaszek), Proceedings of the Thirty-First Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Pacific Grove, California, 2-5 November 1997. 

35.    Bearings-Only Target Motion Analysis With Propagation Loss Models of Uncertain Fidelity, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Theoretical and Computational Acoustics, Newark, New Jersey, 14-18 July 1997. 

36.    Hybrid Bayes/GLRT Detection of Transient Signals (with P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, Baltimore, Maryland, 19-21 March 1997, 807-812. 

37.    Probabilistic Multi-Hypothesis Tracking in a Multi-Sensor Multi-Target Environment (with E.H. Giannopoulos and P. Swaszek), Proceedings of the First Australian Data Fusion Symposium, Adelaide, Australia, 21-22 November 1996, 184-189. 

38.    Maximum Likelihood Training of Probabilistic Neural Networks with Rotationally Related Covariance Matrices (with S.G. Greineder and T.E. Luginbuhl), Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Neural Networks, Perth, Australia, 27 November-1 December 1995, 300-303. 

39.    Track Initialization Sensitivity in Clutter, SPIE International Symposium, San Diego, California, 11-13 July 1995, Proceedings: Signal and Data Processing of Small Targets 1995, Vol. 2561, 460-471. 

40.    Direct Data Fusion Using the PMHT (with C. Rago and P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the 1995 American Control Conference, Seattle, Washington, June 1995. 

41.    A Comparison of the JPDAF and PMHT Tracking Algorithms (with C. Rago and P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Detroit, Michigan, 9-12 May 1995, 3571-3574. 

42.    A Modified PMHT (with C. Rago and P.K. Willett), Proceedings of the 1995 Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, Baltimore, Maryland, March 1995.

43.    Load Modeling in Asynchronous Data Fusion Systems Using Markov Modulated Poisson Processes and Queues, Signal Processing Workshop Proceedings, University of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC, 24-25 March 1995. 

44.    Maximum Likelihood Method for Probabilistic Multi-hypothesis Tracking (with T.E. Luginbuhl), SPIE International Symposium, Orlando, Florida, 5-7 April 1994, Proceedings:  Signal and Data Processing of Small Targets 1994, Vol. 2235, 394-405. 

45.    A Probabilistic Multi-hypothesis Tracking Algorithm Without Enumeration and Pruning (with T.E. Luginbuhl), Proceedings of the Sixth Joint Service Data Fusion Symposium, Laurel, Maryland, 14-18 June 1993, 1015-1024. 

46.    Introduction to Hidden Markov Models and Tracking, Proceedings of the Workshop on Hidden Markov Models for Tracking, Wirrina Cove Resort, South Australia, 12-15 February 1992. 

47.    A Neural Network for Optimum Neyman-Pearson Classification, Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, San Diego, California, 17-21 June 1990, Vol. I, 685-690. 

48.    Frequency Line Tracking Using Hidden Markov Models with Phase Information (with R.F. Barrett), Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Signal Processing and Its Applications, Gold Coast, Australia, 27-31 August 1990, 243-246.

49.    Automatic Detection of Frequency Modulated Spectral Lines (with R.F. Barrett), Proceedings of the Australian Symposium on Signal Processing and Its Applications, Adelaide, Australia, 17-19 April 1989, 283-287.

50.    Nonlinear Frequency Line Tracking Algorithms (with R.F. Barrett and A.K. Steele), Proceedings of the Australian Symposium on Signal Processing and Its Applications, Adelaide, Australia, 17-19 April 1989, 258-262.  

INVITED AND CONTRIBUTED PRESENTATIONS


1.    Multisensor Multitarget Intensity Filters, ONR/GTRI Workshop on Target Tracking and Sensor Fusion, Williamsburg, Virginia, 18 - 19 June 2008.

2.    Multistatic Target and Field Tracking, Underwater Acoustics Signal Processing Workshop, Alton Jones Campus, University of Rhode Island, West Greenwich, 17 - 19 Oct. 2007.

3.    Concurrent Tracking and Field Stabilization without GPS Using a Likelihood Decomposition Filter, 15th Adaptive Sensor Array Processing Workshop (ASAP), Lexington, MA, 5 - 6 June 2007.

4.    Likelihood Function Decomposition Method for Tracking with Heterogeneous Sensors, Tenth ONR/GTRI Workshop on Target Tracking and Sensor Fusion, Naval Postgraduate School, 22 - 23 May 2007.

5.    PMHT (Probabilistic Multi-Hypothesis Tracking) and Related Applications of Mixture Densities, Invited Plenary Lecture, Ninth International Conference on Information Fusion, 10 - 13 July 2006, Florence, Italy.

6.    How I Learned to Love Probability and Not Worry About Neural Networks, Keynote Address, Underwater Acoustics Signal Processing Workshop, Alton Jones Campus, University of Rhode Island, West Greenwich, 11-13 October 1995. 

7.    Strophoscedastic Gaussian Mixtures for PDF Estimation From Sample Data (with T.E. Luginbuhl), The Ninth New England Statistics Symposium, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 22 April 1995. 


OTHER PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS


1.    Tracking in Hyper-Spectral Data Using PMHT (with M.J. Walsh and M.L. Graham), Defence Science and Technology Workshop on Defence Applications of Data Fusion, Edinburgh, South Australia, 14 - 15 July 2003.

2.    A Histogram-PMHT Multi-Target Tracker (with M.J. Walsh, M.L. Graham, and L.A. Mathews), 2000 Joint Undersea Warfare Technology Conference, Groton, Connecticut, 21 September 2000.

3.    Easy Data Fusion via the PMHT (with P. Willett), ONR/GTRI Workshop on Target Tracking and Sensor Fusion, Atlanta, Georgia, 23 June 1999.

4.    Bearings-Only TMA with Propagation Loss Models of Uncertain Fidelity (with M.J. Walsh), TTCP Coordinated Maritime Battlespace Management Symposium, San Diego, CA, 24 - 28 May 1999.

5.    Bearings-Only Target Motion Analysis with Propagation Loss Models, Office of Naval Research Workshop on Filtering and Tracking, Dahlgren, Virginia, 14-15 May 1997.

6.    Research Priorities in Signal Processing, Round Table Panel Discussion, IEEE Signal Processing Society Workshop, University of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC, 24-25 March 1995.

7.    Use of a Neural Network to Implement the Optimum Bayesian Classifier (with T.E. Luginbuhl), Conference on Undersea Warfare, San Diego, California, 4-8 March 1991.

8.    Maximum Likelihood Training of Probabilistic Neural Networks, Miniconference on Neural Networks for Marine Science and Technology, University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, 21 November 1991. 

9.    A Generalized Fisher Classification Method (with T.E. Luginbuhl), The Fifth New England Statistics Symposium, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, 27 April 1991.

10.    Classification of Acoustics Using Hidden Markov Models, National Security Industrial Association Meeting, New London, Connecticut, 18-19 May 1987.

11.    Saddle Points and Over-Determined Complex Equations, International Symposium on Infinite Dimensional Linear Programming, Churchill College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 7-10 September, 1984. 

12.    Computer Aided Design of Active Acoustic Arrays, National Security Industrial Association Meeting, New London, Connecticut, 30 September 1980.

13.    On the Sum of Powers of the First N Integers, Letter, The American Statistician, 28 (1974), 38. 


INVITED AND CONTRIBUTED CONFERENCE PAPERS WITH PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS

1.    In Situ Optimal Reshading of Arrays With Failed Elements (with M.S. Sherrill), 111-th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Cleveland, Ohio, 12-18 May 1986, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Supplement 1, 79 (Spring 1986), S56-7(A).

2.    An Algorithm for Chebyshev Approximation of Complex Valued Functions on Finite Domains With Constraints on the Coefficients, 806th Meeting of the American Mathematical Society, Fairfield, Connecticut, 28-29 Oct. 1983, Notices of the American Mathematical Society, 30(1983), A-418. 

3.    Comparisons of Streit's Array Optimization Technique with Other Methods (with B.G. Buehler), 99-th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Atlanta, Georgia, 21-25 April 1980, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 67 (1980) S81(A).

4.    Examples of Optimized Arrays (with B.G. Buehler), 98-th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Salt Lake City, Utah, 26-30 November 1979, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 66 (1979), S90(A).

5.    Array Optimization Using Sub-arrays, Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of Japan and The Acoustical Society of America, Honolulu, Hawaii, 27 November-1 December 1978, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 64 (1978), S213(A). 

6.    Bounds for Ratios of Lp Norms of Polynomials on the Unit Circle, International Congress of Mathematicians, Helsinki, Finland, 15-23 August 1978, Congress Abstracts 1978, 126 (A). 

7.    An Algebraic Representation of Finite Dimensional L2p Norms, 747-th Meeting of the American Mathematical Society, Seattle, Washington, 15-18 August 1977, Notices of the American Mathematical Society, 24 (1977), A-486. 

8.    Optimal Shading of the General Line Array, 90th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 3-7 November 1975, San Francisco, California, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 58(1975), S9(A).

9.    Optimum Field Patterns for Unequally Spaced Linear Antenna Arrays, Fall Meeting of the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Alexandria, Virginia, 23-25 October 1974, SIAM Review, 17 (1975), 390(A).

RESEARCH SEMINARS AND COLLOQUIA

1.    Bearings-Only Target Motion Analysis With Propagation Loss Models, Colloquium, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, 14 December 1998. 

2.    Augmented Bearing-Only Target Motion Analysis With Propagation Loss Models, Invited Lecture, Cooperative Research Centre for Sensor Signal and Information Processing, Adelaide, Australia, 30 October 1998. 

3.    Detection of Short Duration Signals via Hyperparameter Estimation, Invited Lecture, Cooperative Research Centre for Sensor Signal and Information Processing, Adelaide, Australia, 23 October 1998. 

4.    Semiotic Compounds, Invited Lecture, Cooperative Research Centre for Sensor Signal and Information Processing, Adelaide, Australia, 16 October 1998. 

5.    Load Modeling in Asynchronous Data Fusion Systems Using Markov Modulated Poisson Processes And Queues, Invited Lecture, Cooperative Research Centre for Sensor Signal and Information Processing, Adelaide, Australia, 8 December 1995. 

6.    Load Modeling in Asynchronous Data Fusion Systems Using Markov Modulated Poisson Processes And Queues, Colloquium, Department of Statistics, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 5 April 1995.

7.    Probabilistic Multi-target Tracking, Colloquium, Department of Systems Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 28 April 1994. 

8.    Probabilistic Multi-hypothesis Tracking, Colloquium, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 15 October 1993. 

9.    What Can A Neural Network Compute?, Colloquium, Mathematics and Computer Science Department, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, 28 February 1991. 

10.    Applications of Hidden Markov Models, Colloquium, Mathematics and Computer Science, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, 4 December 1990.

11.    Artificial Neural Networks for Classification, Scientific Seminar, SACLANT Undersea Research Center, La Spezia, Italy, 12 July 1990.

12.    Lp Approximations are Weighted L2 Approximations, Colloquium, Mathematics Department, University of Lowell, Massachusetts, July 1984.

13.    An Algorithm for Constrained Chebyshev Approximation of Complex Valued Functions, Invited Lecture, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, 13 January 1984.

14.    Constrained Approximation of Complex Valued Functions, Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, 23 September 1983.

15.    Solutions of Systems of Complex Equations in the Chebyshev Norm With Constraints on the Unknowns, Colloquium in Scientific Computing, Computer Science Department, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 19 November 1982.

16.    Array Optimization, Seminar on Acoustic Signal Processing and Hydrophone Design, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 5-6 December 1978.

17.    Antenna Theory, Colloquium, Electrical Engineering Department, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, 26 April 1976.