Publications

General Articles

  1. P.J. Kootsookos, Letter to the editor, "Unis dumb down for foreign cash," Sydney Morning Herald, 08/05/2005.

  2. S. Clode, P.J. Kootsookos, F. Rottensteiner, "Accurate Building Outlines from ALS Data", in preparation for Spatial Science Queensland, the magazine of the Spatial Science Institute of Queensland, February 2005 issue.

  3. P.J. Kootsookos and I.V.L. Clarkson, "Australian Communications Theory Workshop 2004," Monitor, vol. 29(1), February 2004, p7.

  4. P.J. Kootsookos, “Lies and Statistics” Column, Weekend Australian Financial Review, 01-02/11/2003 [eprint].

  5. P.J. Kootsookos, Letter to the editor, “Disinformation on Digital Television”, Sydney Morning Herald, 23/12/1999.

Patent

  1. J. Mahon, S. O'Neill, P.J. Conlon, P.J. Kootsookos, “System for measuring solder bumps,” Patent No. EP0935135A1 [eprint]

Theses

  1. P.J. Kootsookos, “FIR(q) Filter Designs Using H-infinity Techniques,” Ph.D. thesis, Australian National University, 1992.

  2. P.J. Kootsookos, “A Critical Examination of Time-Frequency Filtering,” M.Eng.Sc. thesis, University of Queensland, 1989.

Book Chapters

  1. P.J. Kootsookos and R.R. Bitmead, “The Nehari Shuffle and Minimax FIR Filter Design,” Control and Dynamic Systems series, Volume 64 (Part 1), Advances in Theory and Applications edited by Prof. C.T. Leondes, Academic Press, 1994, pp. 239-298.

  2. E. Jacobson and P.J. Kootsookos, "Fast, Accurate Frequency Estimators,"  in Streamlining Digital Signal Processing: A Tricks of the Trade Guidebook (Paperback), Richard G. Lyons (Editor), Wiley-IEEE Press 2007, pp. 107-116.

Guest Editor

  1. P. J. Kootsookos, “DASP'06 - Defense Applications of Signal Processing,” Digital Signal Processing, Volume 19, Issue 6, December 2009, pages 903-998.

Published Journal Papers

  1. E. Jacobsen, P. J. Kootsookos, "Fast, Accurate Frequency Estimators," IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 24(3), May 2007 pp.123-125.

  2. Simon Clode, Franz Rottensteiner, Peter Kootsookos, Emanuel Zelniker "Detection and Vectorisation of Roads from LIDAR Data," Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, May 2007, pp. 517-526.1

  3. J. Homer, P.J. Kootsookos, V. Selvaraju, “Enhanced NLMS Adaptive Array Via DOA Detection,” IET Communications, vol. 1, Issue. 1, Feb. 2007 pp. 19-26.

  4. Stefan Lehmann, Andrew P. Bradley, I. Vaughan L. Clarkson, John Williams, Peter J. Kootsookos, "Correspondence-Free Determination of the Affine Fundamental Matrix," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 29, no. 1, Jan. 2007, pp. 82-97.

  5. P.J. Kootsookos, D.B. Ward, R.C. Williamson, “Imposing Pattern Nulls on Broadband Array Responses,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 105 (6), June 1999, pp. 3390-3398. [eprint]

  6. Y.-F. Wang and P.J. Kootsookos, “Modelling of Low Shaft Speed Bearing Faults for Condition Monitoring,” Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, Vol. 12, No. 3, May 1998, pp. 415-426. [eprint]

  7. P.J. Kootsookos and J.M. Spanjaard, “An Extended Kalman Filter for Demodulating Polynomial Phase Signals,” IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol. 5(3), March 1998, pp. 69-70. [eprint]

  8. B.G. Quinn, V. Clarkson, P.J. Kootsookos, “Comments on ‘On the performance of the weighted linear predictor frequency estimator’,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 46(2), February 1998, pp. 526-527. [eprint]

  9. P.J. Kootsookos and R.C. Williamson, “FIR Approximation of Fractional Sample Delay Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Analog and Digital Signal Processing, vol. 43(3), March 1996, pp. 269-271. [eprint]

  10. B.G. Quinn and P.J. Kootsookos, “Threshold Behaviour of the Maximum Likelihood Estimator of Frequency,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 42, November 1994, pp. 3291-3294. [eprint]

  11. V. Clarkson, P.J. Kootsookos and B.G. Quinn, “Analysis of the variance of Kay's Weighted Linear Predictor Frequency Estimator,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 42, September 1994, pp. 2370-2379. [eprint]

  12. R.C. Williamson, B. James, B.D.O. Anderson and P.J. Kootsookos, “Threshold Effects in Multiharmonic Maximum Likelihood Frequency Estimation,” Signal Processing Vol. 37, 1994 pp. 309-331. [eprint]

  13. B.G. Quinn, R.F. Barrett, P.J. Kootsookos and S.J. Searle, “The Estimation of the Shape of an Array Using a Hidden Markov Model,” IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, Vol. 18, October 1993, pp. 557-564. [eprint]

  14. P.J. Kootsookos, B.C. Lovell and B. Boashash, “A Unified Approach to the STFT, TFDs and Instantaneous Frequency,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 40, August 1992, pp. 1971-1982. [eprint]

  15. P.J. Kootsookos, R.R. Bitmead and M. Green, “The Nehari Shuffle: FIR(q) Filter Design with Guaranteed Error Bounds,”  IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 40, August 1992, pp. 1876-1883. [eprint]

Published Conference Papers

  1. P.J. Kootsookos, "Target Estimation Using Binary Sensors," 5th Workshop on Defence Applications of Signal Processing, Fraser Island, Australia, December 10-14, 2006.

  2. Payman Sadegh, Julio Concha, Slaven Stricevic, Adrian Thompson, and Peter J. Kootsookos, "A Framework for Unified Design of Fault Detection & Isolation and Optimal Maintenance Policies," Submitted to: American Control Conference 2006, Special Session on PHM. [eprint]

  3. J. Homer, P.J. Kootsookos, V. Selvaraju,  “DOA-Detection Guided NLMS Adaptive Array,” EUSIPCO 2005, Antalya, Turkey, September 4-8, 2005. [eprint]

  4. S. Clode, F. Rottensteiner, and Peter J. Kootsookos, "Improving City Model Determination By Using Road Detection From Lidar Data," Joint Workshop of ISPRS and the German Association for Pattern Recognition (DAGM), 'Object Extraction for 3D City Models, Road Databases and Traffic Monitoring - Concepts, Algorithms, and Evaluation' (CMRT05), Vienna, Austria, August 29-30, 2005. [eprint]

  5. Stefan Lehmann, I. Vaughan L. Clarkson, Andrew P. Bradley, John Williams, and Peter J. Kootsookos, "Robust Fundamental Matrix Determination without Correspondences,” APRS Workshop on Digital Image Computing, February 21^st^, 2005, Brisbane. [eprint]

  6. Stefan Lehmann, Vaughan Clarkson, and Peter Kootsookos, "An Integral Projection Approach to 3D Rigid Body Transformations," Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Asilomar Hotel and Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA, USA, November 7-10, 2004. [eprint]

  7. Nianjun Liu, Brian C. Lovell, Peter J. Kootsookos and Richard I.A. Davis. "Model Structure Selection & Training Algorithms for a HMM Gesture Recogniser," the 9th IAPR International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (IWFHR-9)}, Tokyo, Japan. October 26-29, 2004. [eprint]

  8. Nianjun Liu, Brian C. Lovell, Peter J. Kootsookos and Richard I.A. Davis, " Understanding HMM Training for Video Gesture Recognition," IEEE TENCON 2004, Chang Mai, Thailand. 21-24, November 2004 [eprint].

  9. Simon Clode, Peter Kootsookos, Franz Rottensteiner, "Accurate Building Outlines from ALS Data," 12th Australasian Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Conference, Fremantle, Western Australia 18-22 October 2004. [eprint]

  10. S. Clode, E. E. Zelniker, P.J. Kootsookos, I.V.L. Clarkson, “A Phase-Coded Kernel Approach to Vectorisation of Thick Lines,” EUSIPCO, Vienna, September 7-10, 2004.   [eprint]

  11. Simon Clode, Peter Kootsookos, Franz Rottensteiner, “The Automatic Extraction of Roads from LIDAR data,” ISPRS 2004, 12 - 23   July 2004, Istanbul, Turkey.  [eprint]

  12. N. Liu, R.I.A. Davis, B.C. Lovell, P.J. Kootsookos, “Effect of Initial HMM Choices in Multiple Sequence Training for Gesture Recognition,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Technology 2004, Las Vegas, April 5 – 7, 2004, pp608-613. [eprint]

  13. J. Homer, V. Selvaraju, P.J. Kootsookos, “Enhanced adaptive array performance via DOA detection” Proceedings of the 5th Australian Communications Theory Workshop, Newcastle, Feb 2004, pp. 28-32 [eprint].

  14. N. Liu,    B.C. Lovell, and P.J. Kootsookos, “Evaluation of HMM Training Algorithms for Letter Hand Gesture Recognition,” Proceedings of IEEE ISSPIT 2003, Darmstadt, Germany. [eprint]

  15. C. Walder, B.C. Lovell, P.J. Kootsookos, “Algebraic Curve Fitting Support Vector Machines,” Proceedings of  DICTA2003, Volume II, Sydney 2003, pp693-792 [eprint].

  16. C. Walder, P.J. Kootsookos and B.C. Lovell, ”Towards a Maximum Entropy Method for Estimating HMM Parameters” APRS Workshop on Digital Image Computing, February 7^th^, 2003, Brisbane pp. 45-50. [eprint]

  17. B.C. Lovell, P.J. Kootsookos and I.D. Longstaff, “On the Open-Ended Classifier Problem in the Context of Human Face Recognition and Tracking in Cluttered Visual Environments,” Proceedings of DICTA99, Perth 7-8 December 1999, pp. 201-205 [eprint].

  18. Y.-F. Wang and P.J. Kootsookos, “Frequency Estimation in the Fault Detection of Rolling Element Bearing,” ICSV5, Adelaide, December 1997 [eprint].

  19. Y.-F. Wang and P.J. Kootsookos, “Simulation of Low Shaft Speed Bearing Faults under a Heavy Load,” ICSV5, Adelaide, December 1997 [eprint].

  20. A.J. Connolly, B.F. La Scala, P.J. Kootsookos, “Closed-loop Frequency Tracking and Rejection” IFAC Conference on Control of Industrial Systems, Belfort, France, May 1997. [eprint]

  21. A. J. Connolly, M. Green, B. F. La Scala and P. J. Kootsookos. ”Robust Controller Design for Sinusoidal Disturbance Rejection,” DSTO Workshop on Applications of Robust Control and Filtering in Defence, Adelaide Australia, May 1997 [NOT AVAILABLE ONLINE].

  22. P.J. Kootsookos, D.B. Ward and R.C. Williamson, “Frequency Invariant Broadband Beamforming with Exact Null Placement” Proceedings of the IEEE Workshop on Statistical Signal and Array Processing (SSAP-96), Corfu, June 1996 [eprint].

  23. B.G. Quinn, R.F. Barrett, P.J. Kootsookos and S.J. Searle, “Array Shape Estimation Using a Hidden Markov Model,” Proceedings of the Technical Cooperation Program (GTP1 and GTP9)2, 1993 [eprint].

  24. P.J. Kootsookos, A.C. Tsoi and B.C. Lovell, “Speech Enhancement for Robust Speaker Verification,” Proceedings of the Speech, Science and Technology conference (SST'92), December 1992, pp.521-526 [eprint].

  25. P.J. Kootsookos, R.R. Bitmead and M. Green, “FIR(q) Filter Design Without the Linear Phase Constraint,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP'91), May 1991, pp.1989-1992 [eprint].

  26. B.C. Lovell, P.J. Kootsookos and R.C. Williamson, “The Circular Nature of Discrete-Time Frequency Estimates,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP'91), May 1991, pp.3369-3372 [eprint].

  27. B.C. Lovell, P.J. Kootsookos and R.C. Williamson, “Efficient Frequency Estimation and Time-Frequency Representations,” International Symposium of Signal Processing and its Applications (ISSPA'90), August 1990, pp.170-173 [eprint].

  28. P.J. Kootsookos, “A Critical Examination of Time-Frequency Filtering,” International Symposium of Signal Processing and its Applications (ISSPA'90), August 1990, pp.174-177 [eprint]3.

  29. B. Boashash, B.C. Lovell and P.J. Kootsookos, “Time-Frequency Signal Analysis and Instantaneous Frequency Estimation,” Proceedings of International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS'89), 1989, pp.1237-1242 [eprint].

  30. P.J. Kootsookos and B. Boashash, “Signal Synthesis in a Time-Frequency Domain Using the Wigner-Ville Distribution,” Proceedings of IREECON'87, September 1987, pp.845-848 [eprint].

Technical Reports

  1. P.J. Kootsookos, “Speech Enhancement for Robust Speaker Verification,” Speaker Verification Project Technical Report [eprint].

  2. P.J. Kootsookos, “Noise Performance of Various Speaker Verification Algorithms,” Speaker Verification Project Technical Report [eprint].

  3. P.J. Kootsookos, “A Review of the Frequency Estimation and Tracking Problems,” CRASys Technical Report [eprint].

  4. P.J. Kootsookos, “Summary of Currently Available HSM Vibration Data,” CRASys Technical Report [Commercially Restricted].

  5. P.J. Kootsookos and J.M. Spanjaard, “Preliminary Analysis of Bearing Fault Leading to Failure on or about October 6th, 1995,” CRASys Technical Report [Commercially Restricted].

  1. This paper won an Honorable Mention for the 2008 Talbert Abrams award. 

  2. The Technical Cooperation Program is a joint technical program between the defense/defence departments of Australia, the USA, Canada, New Zealand and the UK. 

  3. This paper won best poster presentation by a full-time student at the symposium.