JOURNALS

[16] Azam Beg, "A Web-Based Method For Building And Simulating Standard Cell Circuits - A Classroom Application," Computer Applications in Engineering Education, Apr 2014, pp. 1-8.

[15] F.Y. Al-Marzoqee, G. Khoder, H. Al-Awadhi, R. John, Azam Beg, A. Vincze, F. Branicki, and S.M. Karam, "Upregulation And Inhibition of The Nuclear Translocation of Oct4 During Multistep Gastric Carcinogenesis," International Journal of Oncology, vol. 41, no. 5, Nov 2012, pp. 1733-1743.

[14] W. Ibrahim, V. Beiu, and Azam Beg, "On Optimum Reliability Sizing For Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor Gates," IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 61, no. 3, Apr 2012, pp. 675-686.

[13] W. Ibrahim, V. Beiu, and Azam Beg, "GREDA: A Fast And More Accurate Gate Reliability EDA Tool," IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol. 31, no. 4, Apr 2012, pp. 509-521.

[12] Azam Beg, "On Pedagogy of Nanometric Circuit Reliability," The Journal of Supercomputing, vol. 59, no. 2, Aug 2010, pp. 762-778.

[11] P.W.C. Prasad and Azam Beg, "Prediction of Area And Length Complexity Measures For Binary Decision Diagrams," Expert Systems with Applications, vol. 37, no. 4, Apr 2010, pp. 2864-2873.

[10] P.W.C. Prasad and Azam Beg, "Investigating Data Preprocessing Methods For Circuit Complexity Models," Expert Systems with Applications, vol. 36, no. 1, Jan 2009, pp. 519-526. [Impact factor = 2.596].

[9] Azam Beg and W. Ibrahim, "Perfpred: A Web-Based Tool For Exploring Computer Architecture Design Space," Computer Applications In Engineering Education (CAE) (Wiley), vol. 17, no. 3, Dec 2008, pp. 305-313. [Impact factor = 0.388].

[8] Azam Beg, P. W. Chandana Prasad, and S.M.N.A. Senenayake, "Estimating Shortest Circuit Path Length Complexity," International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Technologies (IJIST), vol. 3, no. 3, Jun 2008, pp. 133-138.

[7] Azam Beg, P.W.C. Prasad, and Ajmal Beg, "Applicability of Feed-Forward And Recurrent Neural Networks to Boolean Function Complexity Modeling," Expert Systems With Applications (Elsevier), vol. 34, no. 4, May 2008, pp. 2436-2443. [Impact factor = 2.596].

[6] S.K. Hasnain and Azam Beg, "Cohesive Analysis, Modeling And Simulation of Spoken Urdu Language Numbers With Fourier Descriptors And Neural Networks," Ubiquitous Computing And Communication Journal, vol. 3, no. 2, Apr 2008, pp. 196-211.

[5] S.K. Hasnain, Azam Beg, and M.S. Awan, "Frequency Analysis of Urdu Spoken Numbers Using MATLAB And Simulink," PAF KIET Journal of Engineering & Sciences, vol. 1, no. 2, Dec 2007, pp. 43-48.

[4] Azam Beg and Yul Chu, "Modeling of Trace- And Block-Based Caches," Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers (JCSC), vol. 16, no. 5, Aug 2007, pp. 711-729. [Impact factor = 0.130].

[3] Azam Beg and Yul Chu, "Utilizing Block Size Variability to Enhance Instruction Fetch Rate," Journal of Computer Science and Technology (JCST), vol. 7, no. 2, Apr 2007, pp. 155-165. [Impact factor = 0.353].

[2] Ali Assi, P.W.C. Prasad, and Azam Beg, "Complexity of XOR/XNOR Boolean Functions: A Model Using Binary Decision Diagrams And Back Propagation Neural Networks," Journal of Computer Science and Technology (JCST), vol. 7, no. 2, Apr 2007, pp. 141-148. [Impact factor = 0.353].

[1] P.W.C. Prasad, Ali Assi, and Azam Beg, "Binary Decision Diagrams And Neural Networks," The Journal of Supercomputing, vol. 39, no. 3, Mar 2007, pp. 301-320. [Impact factor = 0.615].

BOOK CHAPTERS

[6] Azam Beg, M. Suleiman, V. Beiu, and W. Ibrahim, "Low-Power Reliable Nano-Adders," Nanoelectronic Device Applications Handbook, May 2013, pp. 67-75.

[5] V. Beiu, L. Zhang, Azam Beg, W. Ibrahim, and M. Tache, "Axon-Inspired Communication Systems," Nanoelectronic Device Applications Handbook, May 2013, pp. 189-204.

[4] Azam Beg, "A Reduced-Dimension Processor Model," Advances in Machine Learning and Data Analysis - Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol. 48, Jan 2010, pp. 43-56.

[3] Azam Beg, "Improving Nano-Circuit Reliability Estimates By Using Neural Methods," Lecture Notes ICST (LNICST) (Springer), Oct 2009, pp. 270-275.

[2] Azam Beg and S.K. Hasnain, "A Speech Recognition System For Urdu Language," Wireless Networks, Information Processing and Systems - Communications in Computer and Information Science (Springer), vol. 20, Dec 2008, pp. 118-126. ["ISBN 3540898522, 9783540898528"].

[1] Azam Beg and P.W.C. Prasad, "Data Processing For Effective Modeling of Circuit Behavior," Lecture Notes in Computational Intelligence , Dec 2007, pp. 313-318.

CONFERENCES

[57] Azam Beg, "Designing Array-Based CMOS Logic Gates By Using A Feedback Control System," 2014 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), San Diego, CA, USA, Oct 2014, pp. 1-5. [In press].

[56] Azam Beg and A. Beg, "Reliability of Nano-Scaled Logic Gates Based on Binary Decision Diagrams," 2014 International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods (MSV'14), Las Vegas, NV, USA, Jul 2014, pp. 1-5. [In press].

[55] E. Abu-Shama, Z. Sadi, A. Elchouemi, and Azam Beg, "Accurate Calculation of LDO IR-Drop For SRAMs Using Redhawk EDA Tool," 2014 International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods (MSV'14), Las Vegas, NV, USA, Jul 2014, pp. 1-4. [In press].

[54] Azam Beg, "A New Method For The Creation of MOOC-Ready Database of Test Questions," International Conference on Computer-Supported Education (CSEDU 2014), Barcelona, Spain, Apr 2014, pp. 1-5.

[53] P.W.C. Prasad, A. Alasdoon, Azam Beg, and A. Chan, "Simulators For Teaching Computer Organization And Architecture - A Brief Survey," 4th International Conference on Education and Information Management 2013 (ICEIM '13), Penang, Malaysia, Dec 2013, pp. 1545-1548.

[52] A. Alasdoon, P.W.C. Prasad, Azam Beg, and A. Chan, "A Recent Survey of Circuit Design Tools For Teaching," World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science, San Francisco, CA, USA, Oct 2013, pp. 182-186.

[51] Azam Beg, "Automatic Generation of Characterization Circuits - An Application In Academia," 2013 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), Oklahoma City, OK, USA, Oct 2013, pp. 661-664.

[50] Azam Beg and A. Elchouemi, "Enhancing Static Noise Margin While Reducing Power Consumption," 2013 IEEE 56th International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), Columbus, OH, USA, Aug 2013, pp. 348-351.

[49] Azam Beg, A. Elchouemi, and R. Beg, , "A Collaborative Platform For Facilitating Standard Cell Characterization," 2013 IEEE 17th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), Whistler, BC, Canada, Jun 2013, pp. 202-206.

[48] V. Beiu, Azam Beg, W. Ibrahim, F. Kharbash, and A. Massimo, "Enabling Sizing For Enhancing The Static Noise Margins," 2013 14th International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED), Santa Clara, CA, USA, Mar 2013, pp. 278-285.

[47] Azam Beg, P.W.C. Chandana, A.K. Singh, and S.M.N.A. Senanayake , "A Neural Model For Processor-Throughput Using Hardware Parameters And Software Dynamic Behavior," 12th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA 2012), Kochi, India, Nov 2012, pp. 821-825.

[46] Azam Beg, V. Beiu, and W. Ibrahim, "Unconventional Transistor Sizing For Reducing Power Alleviates Threshold Voltage Variations," 2012 International Semiconductor Conference (CAS), Sinia, Romania, Oct 2012, pp. 429-432.

[45] V. Beiu, L. Iordaconiu, Azam Beg, W. Ibrahim, and F. Kharbash, "Low Power And Highly Reliable Gates Using Arrays of Optimally Sized Transistors," 2012 International Semiconductor Conference (CAS), Sinia, Romania, Oct 2012, pp. 433-436.

[44] V. Beiu, Azam Beg, W. Ibrahim, and F. Kharbash, "Towards Ultra-Low Voltage/Power Using Unconventionally Sized Arrays of Transistors," 2012 12th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO), Birmingham, UK, Aug 2012, pp. 1-5.

[43] Azam Beg, A. Elchouemi, and R. Beg, "Effect of Channel Lengthening And Threshold Voltage Variation On A Nanometric Gate's Delay And Power," International Conference on Computer Design (CDES'12), Las Vegas, NV, USA, Jul 2012, pp. 55-59.

[42] Azam Beg, F. Ahmed, and A. Elchouemi, "Parameters For Modeling Digital Circuit Reliability - A Statistical Perspective," 23rd IASTED International Conference on Modeling and Simulation (MS 2012), Banff, AB, Canada, Jul 2012, pp. 1-5.

[41] V. Beiu, W. Ibrahim, Azam Beg, and M. Tache, "On Sizing Transistors For Threshold Voltage Variations," 4th HiPEAC Workshop on the Design for Reliability (DFR 2012), Paris, France, Jan 2012, pp. 1-4.

[40] V. Beiu, W. Ibrahim, Azam Beg, L. Zhang, and M. Tache , "On Axon-Inspired Communications," 2011 20th European Conference on Circuit Theory and Design (ECCTD), Linkoping, Sweden, Aug 2011, pp. 789-792.

[39] W. Ibrahim, Azam Beg, and V. Beiu, "Highly Reliable And Low-Power Full Adder Cell," 2011 IEEE 9th International New Circuits and Systems Conference (NEWCAS), Bordeaux, France, Jun 2011, pp. 500-503.

[38] V. Beiu, Azam Beg, and W. Ibrahim, "Atto-Joule Gates For The Whole Voltage Range," 2011 IEEE 9th International New Circuits and Systems Conference (NEWCAS), Bordeaux, France, Jun 2011, pp. 1424-1429.

[37] Azam Beg, V. Beiu, and W. Ibrahim, "Atto Joule CMOS Gates Using Reversed Sizing And W/L Swapping," 2011 IEEE 9th International New Circuits and Systems Conference (NEWCAS), Bordeaux, France, Jun 2011, pp. 498-501.

[36] Azam Beg and V. Beiu, "Ultra Low Power/Energy SET-Based Axon-Inspired Communication," 2011 11th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO), Bordeaux, France, Jun 2011, pp. 1183-1186.

[35] F. Ahmed, P. Campbell, Azam Beg, and L.F. Capretz, "What Soft Skills Software Architect Should Have? A Reflection From Software Industry," International Conference on Computer Communication and Management (ICCCM 2011), Sydney, Australia, May 2011, pp. 1-6.

[34] W. Ibrahim, V. Beiu, and Azam Beg, "On NOR-2 Von Neumann Multiplexing," 2010 5th International Design and Test Workshop (IDT), Abu Dhabi, UAE, Dec 2010, pp. 67-72.

[33] Azam Beg, "A Composition-Aware Model For Unreliable Circuits," 2010 53rd IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), Seattle, WA, USA, Aug 2010, pp. 853-856.

[32] Azam Beg, F. Ahmed, and P. Campbell, "Hybrid OCR Techniques For Cursive Script Languages - A Review And Applications," 2010 Second International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Communication Systems and Networks (CICSyN) , Liverpool, UK, Jul 2010, pp. 101-105.

[31] P.W.C. Prasad, Azam Beg, and A.K. Singh, "Comparing Simulations And Graphical Representations of Complexities of Benchmark And Large-Variable Circuits," 2010 2nd International Conference on Education Technology and Computer (ICETC) , Shanghai, China, Jun 2010, pp. V5-134.

[30] F. Ahmed, Azam Beg, S. Alkobaisi, and L. F. Capretz, "Framework For Visual Modeling of Software Product Line," 2010 2nd IEEE International Conference on Information Management and Engineering (ICIME), Chengdu, China, Apr 2010, pp. 484-488.

[29] Azam Beg and S.K. Hasnain, "A Framework For Finding Minimal Test Vectors For Stuck-At-Faults," International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (ICICT'09), Islamabad, Pakistan, Dec 2009, pp. 259-262.

[28] F. Ahmed, P. Campbell, Azam Beg, and L.F. Capretz, "Soft Skills Requirements In Software Architecture’s Job: An Exploratory Study," 5th Central and Eastern European Software Engineering Conference in Russia (CEE-SECR 2009), Moscow, Russia, Oct 2009, pp. 1-4.

[27] Azam Beg, "Improving Nano-Circuit Reliability Estimates Using Neural Methods," 4th International ICST Conference on Nano-Networks (Nano-Net’09), Luzern, Switzerland, Oct 2009, pp. 1-6.

[26] Azam Beg and S.K. Hasnain, "A Framework For Finding Minimal Test Vectors For Stuck-At-Faults," 3rd International Conference on Information & Communication Technologies (IEEE) (ICICT 2009), Karachi, Pakistan, Aug 2009, pp. 259-262.

[25] Azam Beg, Chandanna Withana, and Faheem Ahmed, "Analyzing Sensitivity of Code Execution Efficiency to Software And Hardware Parameters," IEEE Conference on Innovative Technologies in Intelligent Systems & Industrial Applications (CITISIA 2009), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Jul 2009, pp. 61-65.

[24] P.W.C. Prasad, Azam Beg, and A.K. Singh, "Effect of Quine-Mccluskey Simplification On Boolean Space Complexity," IEEE Conference on Innovative Technologies in Intelligent Systems & Industrial Applications (CITISIA 2009), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Jul 2009, pp. 165-170.

[23] Azam Beg and W. Ibrahim, "Relating Reliability to Circuit Topology," Joint IEEE North-East Workshop on Circuits and Systems and TAISA Conference (NEWCAS-TAISA'09), Toulouse, France, Jun 2009, pp. 1-4.

[22] Azam Beg, "Reliability Models of Nano-Scaled Digital Circuits," UAE University 10th Annual Research Conference (ARC10) (non-refereed), Al-Ain, UAE, Apr 2009, pp. X-Y.

[21] Q. Alshannag, N. Balfaki, Azam Beg, and M. Khasawneh, "Using Interactive Web-Based Open Lab Inquiry For Teaching Chemistry to High School Students In The United Arab Emirates," Improving Education Practice Through Research, 5th Annual Research Forum (non-refereed), Al-Ain, UAE, Apr 2009, pp. X-Y.

[20] W. Ibrahim and Azam Beg, "A Bayesian Based EDA Tool For Accurate VLSI Reliability Evaluations," 5th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IIT’08), Al-Ain, UAE, Dec 2008, pp. 101-105.

[19] Azam Beg, "Incorporating Program Characteristics Into A Processor Model," International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Analysis 2008 (ICMLDA'08), San Francisco, CA, USA, Oct 2008, pp. 1-5.

[18] Azam Beg and W. Ibrahim, "On Teaching Circuit Reliability," 38th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE'08), Saratoga Springs, NY, USA, Oct 2008, pp. T3H12-T3H17.

[17] Azam Beg, "An Efficient Realization of An OCR System Using HDL," International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ICAI'08), Las Vegas, NV, USA, Jul 2008, pp. 74-78.

[16] Azam Beg, W. Ibrahim, P.W.C. Prasad, and Emad Abu-Shama, "Utilizing Synthesis to Verify Boolean Function Models," IEEE International Symposium on Circuits & Systems (ISCAS'08), Seattle, WA, USA, May 2008, pp. 1576-1579.

[15] Azam Beg, "Modeling The Reliability of Nano-Technology Based Digital Circuits," UAE University 9th Annual Research Conference (ARC9) (non-refereed), Al-Ain, UAE, Apr 2008, pp. X-Y.

[14] Namal A. Senanayake, Azam. Beg, and W. C. Prasad, "Learning Monte Carlo Data For Circuit Path Length," 5th International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA 2008), Bangkok, Thailand, Apr 2008, pp. 50-54.

[13] Azam Beg and S.K. Hasnain, "A Speech Recognition System For Urdu Language," International Multi-Topic Conference (IMTIC'08), Jamshoro, Pakistan, Apr 2008, pp. 74-78.

[12] A.K. Singh, Azam Beg and P.W.C. Prasad, "Modeling The Path Length Delay Projection," International Conference for Engineering and ICT, Melaka, Malaysia, Nov 2007, pp. 101-105.

[11] Azam Beg and W. Ibrahim, "An Online Tool For Teaching Design Trade-Offs In Computer Architecture," International Conference on Engineering Education (ICEE 2007), Coimbra, Portugal, Sep 2007, pp. 523-527.

[10] Azam Beg, "Predicting Processor Performance With A Machine Learnt Model," 50th IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS/NEWCAS'07), Montreal, Canada, Aug 2007, pp. 1098-1101.

[9] P.W.C. Prasad and Azam Beg, "A Methodology For Evaluation Time Approximation," 50th IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS/NEWCAS'07), Montreal, Canada, Aug 2007, pp. 776-778.

[8] Azam Beg and P.W.C. Prasad, "Data Processing For Effective Modeling of Circuit Behavior," 8th WSEAS International Conference on Evolutionary Computing, Vancouver, Canada, Jun 2007, pp. 314-319.

[7] Azam Beg, "Development of A Novel Technique For Microprocessor Performance Prediction," UAE University 8th Annual Research Conference (ARC8) (non-refereed), Al-Ain, UAE, Apr 2007, pp. X-Y.

[6] Azam Beg, P.W.C. Prasad, Muhammad Arshad, and S.K. Hasnain, "Using Recurrent Neural Networks For Circuit Complexity Modeling," 10th IEEE International Multitopic Conference (ITMIC'06), Islamabad, Pakistan, Dec 2006, pp. 194-197.

[5] P.W.C. Prasad, A.K. Singh, Azam Beg, and Ali Assi, "Modeling The XOR/XNOR Boolean Functions' Complexity Using Neural Networks," 13th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, Nice, France, Dec 2006, pp. 1348-1351.

[4] Azam Beg, P. Chandanna, and Ali Assi, "Modeling The Behavior of BDD Complexity Using Neural Networks," 4th IASTED International Conference on Circuits, Signals, and Systems (CSS'06), San Francisco, CA, USA, Nov 2006, pp. 1-5.

[3] Ali Assi, P.W.C. Prasad, and Azam Beg, "Boolean Function Complexity And Neural Networks," 7th WSEAS International Conference on Neural Networks (NN'06), Cavtat, Croatia, Jun 2006, pp. 85-90.

[2] Azam Beg and Yul Chu, "Improved Instruction Fetching With A New Block-Based Cache Scheme," IEEE International Symposium on Signals, Circuits & Systems, Iasi, Romania, Jul 2005, pp. 765-768.

[1] S.K. Hasnain and Azam Beg, "Performance Analysis of Viterbi Decoder Using A DSP Technique," 8th IEEE International Multitopic Conference (ITMIC'04), Lahore, Pakistan, Dec 2004, pp. 201-207.