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Journals / Conference Papers

 

2006

Stokes M. and James C.J., Brain-computer interfacing (BCI) in Rehabilitation, (Abstract - Submitted), 28th International Congress of Clinical Neurophysiology, September, 2006.

James C.J., Gibson O. and Davies. M., On the analysis of Single versus Multiple Channels in Electromagnetic Brain Signal Analysis for Ictal EEG, (Accepted - In Press), Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 2006.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., On Semi-Blind Source Separation using Spatial Constraints with Applications in EEG Analysis, (Accepted - In Press), IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 2006.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., Tracking and detection of epileptiform activity in multichannel ictal EEG using signal subspace correlation of seizure scalp topographies, (Accepted - In Press), Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, 2006.

James C.J. and Wang S., Blind Source Separation in single-channel EEG analysis: An application to BCI, (Submitted), Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 31 August-2 September 2006, New York, USA, 2006.

James C.J. and Castaneda-Villa, N, ICA of auditory evoked potentials in children with cochlear implants: component selection, (Accepted - To appear) Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2006,  Glasgow, 17-19 July 2006.

Wang S. and James C.J., Enhancing Evoked Responses for BCI through advanced ICA techniques, (Accepted - To appear) Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2006, Glasgow, 17-19 July 2006.

Gupta D. and James C.J., De-noising epileptic EEG using ICA and phase synchrony, (Accepted - To appear) Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2006,  Glasgow, 17-19 July 2006.

Goel, P., Brown, D., Liu, H., James, C. and Datta, A, Analysis of evoked potentials using a spiking neural network, (Accepted - To appear)Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2006,  Glasgow, 17-19 July 2006.

2005

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., Semi-Blind Source Separation in EM Brain Signal Processing, Proceedings of 3rd IEE International Seminar on Medical Applications of Signal Processing, London, 3-4 November 2005.

Wang S and James C.J., Preprocessing the P300 word speller with ICA for Brain-Computer Interfacing, (Abstract), ICA Research Network 1-day Workshop on Applied BSS/ICA, Southampton, 23 September 2005.

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., On the use of Spectrally Constrained ICA applied to single-channel Ictal EEG recordings within a Dynamical Embedding Framework, Proceedings of the 27th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 1-3 September 2005, Shanghai, China, 2005.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., Tracking Epileptiform Activity in the Multichannel Ictal EEG using Spatially Constrained Independent Component Analysis, Proceedings of the 27th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 1-3 September 2005, Shanghai, China, 2005.

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation applied to Biomedical Signals: An Overview of their use in Biomedicine, Proceedings of Third European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference: EMBEC’05, 20-25 November 2005, Prague, Czech Republic, 2005.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., Seizure Tracking and Detection in Ictal EEG using Time-Structure based Blind Source Separation methods and Prior Spatial Topographical Information, Proceedings of Third European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference: EMBEC’05, 20-25 November 2005, Prague, Czech Republic, 2005.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., The FastICA algorithm with Spatial Constraints, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, July 2005.

James C.J. and White P.R., Computational Intelligence techniques in tracking and decomposing recordings of normal and abnormal heart sounds, International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Medicine – CIMED2005, Lisbon, Portugal, June 2005.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., Initialization of Joint Diagonalization Problems Using Extended Rayleigh Quotient Iterations, (Submitted), IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, January 2005.

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., Independent Component Analysis for Biomedical Signals, (Invited Topical Review), Physiological Measurement, 26, R15-R39, 2005.

2004

Borg P., Camilleri K.P., Muscat J., Fabri S.G. and James C.J., An analysis of gains achieved by multiresolution elastic registration of head MRIs,Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2004,  Malta, 5-8 September 2004, pp257-261, ISBN: 0-86431-439-7.

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., Observing and tracking brain dynamics in electromagnetic brain signals through blind source separation, (Best paper in conference award) Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2004,  Malta, 5-8 September 2004, pp145-152, ISBN: 0-86431-439-7.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., A time-frequency approach to blind source separation using statistically optimal wavelet packets applied to ictal EEG,Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2004,  Malta, 5-8 September 2004, pp137-144, ISBN: 0-86431-439-7.

Muscat J., Grech R., Camilleri K.P., Fabri S.G. and James C.J., An improvement in EEG forward model computational efficiency, Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2004,  Malta, 5-8 September 2004, pp99-103, ISBN: 0-86431-439-7.

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., Mapping Scalp Topographies of Rhythmic EEG Activity using Temporal Decorrelation based Constrained ICA, Proceedings of the 26th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, San Francisco, USA, 1-5 September 2004, 4 pages (CDROM).

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., Stepwise Model Order Estimation in Blind Source Separation Applied to Ictal EEG, Proceedings of the 26th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, San Francisco, USA, 1-5 September 2004, 4 pages (CDROM).

James C.J. and Gibson O.J., Biomedical Engineering Chapters and Student Societies: A UK and Republic of Ireland Perspective, Proceedings of the 26th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, San Francisco, USA, 1-5 September 2004, 4 pages (CDROM).

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., A comparison of time structure and statistically based BSS methods in the context of long-term epileptiform EEG recordings, (in press) 5th Intl Conf on ICA and BSS - ICA2004, 22-24 September, 2004, Granada, Spain.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., An Efficient Time-Frequency Approach to Blind Source Separation Based on Wavelets, (in press) 5th Intl Conf onICA and BSS - ICA2004, 22-24 September, 2004, Granada, Spain.

James C.J. and D’Alimonte D., Tracking multisource brain activity in multi-channel EEG with a probabilistic model through ICA, Mediterranean Conference on Medical and Biological Engineering - MEDICON2004, Ischia, Italy, 31 July – 5 August 2004, 4 pages (CDROM), ISBN: 88-7780-308-8.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., Blind source separation through multi-spectral signal decorrelation applied to multi-channel ictal EEG,Mediterranean Conference on Medical and Biological Engineering - MEDICON2004, Ischia, Italy, 31 July – 5 August 2004, 4 pages (CDROM), ISBN:88-7780-308-8.

Camilleri K.P., Borg P., Fabri S.G., Muscat J. and James C.J., Multiresolution elastic registration of head Magnetic Resonance Images,Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering - BioMED2004, 16-18 February 2004, Innsbruck, Austria.

2003

James C.J. and Gibson O.J., Temporally Constrained ICA: an Application to Artifact Rejection in Electromagnetic Brain Signal Analysis, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 50, No. 9, September 2003.

James C.J. and Lowe D., Extracting multisource brain activity from a single electromagnetic channel, (Invited paper) Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (Special issue), vol. 28, issue. 1, 89-104, 2003.

James C.J., Lowe D. and Gibson O.J., An Objective Study into Single vs Multiple Channel Brain Signal Analysis using Realistic Ictal EEG, (Best paper in conference award) Proceedings of 5th International Conference on “Neural Networks and Expert Systems in Medicine and Healthcare”, NNESMED/CIMED 2003, 21-23 July 2003, Sheffield Hallam University, UK, 21-23 July 2003, pp139-144, ISBN: 184387 023 1.

James C.J., On the use of single-channels for sensing multisource activity in biomedical signals, 4th Annual IEEE EMBS Special Topic Conference on Information Technology, Applications in Biomedicine - ITAB 2003, 24-26 April 2003, Birmingham, UK, pp366-369 (CDROM), ISBN: 0-7803-7668-4.

2002

James C.J. and Lowe D., Extracting information from multichannel versus single channel EEG data in epilepsy analysis, (Book chapter) Multisensor Fusion, A.K Hyder, E. Shahbazian and E. Waltz (eds.), 889-895, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002. ISBN: 1-4020-0722-1.

James C.J. and Gibson O., Electromagnetic Brain Signal Analysis using Constrained ICA, Proceedings of Second European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference: EMBEC’02, 4-8 December 2002, Vienna, Austria, Part I, pp. 426-427.

Gibson O. and James C.J., On the analysis of seizure onset in the EEG: the application of constrained ICA, Proceedings of Second European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference: EMBEC’02, 4-8 December 2002, Vienna, Austria, Part I, pp. 424-426.

James C.J. and Gibson O., ICA with a reference: extracting desired electromagnetic brain signals, IEE Colloquium on Medical Applications of Signal Processing, Savoy Place, London, Oct 7, 2002. UK.

Gibson O. and James C.J., Constrained ICA for Seizure Onset Analysis in the EEG, Proceeding of the IEEE EMBSS PG Conference in Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, Birmingham, 2-3 July, 2002, ISBN 0-9543157-0-7.

2001

James, C.J. and Lowe, D. Using dynamical embedding to isolate seizure components in the ictal EEG, (Invited paper) IEE Proc.-Sci. Meas. Technol., Vol. 147, No. 6, November 2000 UK ISSN 1350-2344.

James C.J. and Lowe D., Information Dynamics View of Brain Processing Function, (Invited paper) Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Istanbul, Turkey, 25-28 October 2001, 4 pages (CDROM), ISBN: 0-7803-7213-1.

James C.J. and Lowe D., Single Channel Analysis of Electromagnetic Brain Signals through ICA in a Dynamical Systems Framework, (Invited paper)Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Istanbul, Turkey, 25-28 October 2001, 4 pages (CDROM), ISBN: 0-7803-7213-1.

James C.J. and Lowe D., ICA in Electromagnetic Brain Signal Analysis, 4th International Conference on “Neural Networks and Expert Systems in Medicine and Healthcare” – NNESMED 2001, Milos Island, Greece, 20-22 June 2001, pp197-202, ISBN: 960-85316-5-9.

James C.J. and Lowe D., Extracting Information from Single Channel Electromagnetic Brain Signals, 4th International Conference on “Neural Networks and Expert Systems in Medicine and Healthcare” – NNESMED 2001, Milos Island, Greece, 20-22 June 2001, pp312-317, ISBN: 960-85316-5-9.

Lowe D., James C.J., and Germuska R., Tracking Complexity Characteristics of the Wake Brain State, (Best poster in conference award) 4th International Conference on “Neural Networks and Expert Systems in Medicine and Healthcare” – NNESMED 2001, Milos Island, Greece, 20-22 June 2001, pp318-323, ISBN: 960-85316-5-9.

2000

James C.J., Kobayashi K. and Gotman J., Using Weighted Linear Spatial Decomposition to investigate Brain Activity through a set of fixed Current Dipoles, Clinical Neurophysiology, 2000; 111:773-780.

Kobayashi K., James C.J., Yoshinaga H., Otsuka Y., Gotman J., The Electroencephalogram through a Software Microscope : Non-invasive Localization and Visualization of Epileptic Seizure Activity from Inside the Brain, Clinical Neurophysiology, 2000;111:134-149.

James C.J., Lowe D., Using Dynamical Embedding to Isolate Seizure Components in the Ictal EEG, IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2000,  Bristol, 4-6 September 2000, pp158-165, ISBN: 0-85296-728-4.

James C.J., Lowe D., Clustering Epileptiform Discharges with an Adaptive Subspace Self-Organizing Feature Map: A Simulation Study, IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2000,  Bristol, 4-6 September 2000, pp238-243, ISBN: 0-85296-728-4.

James C.J., Lowe D., Using Independent Component Analysis and Dynamical Embedding to Isolate Seizure Activity in the EEG, World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering,  Chicago, 23-27 July 2000.

James C.J., Lowe D., Isolating Seizure Activity in the EEG with Independent Component Analysis, Artificial Neural Networks in Medicine and Biology – Proceedings of the ANNIMAB-1 Conference, Göteborg, Sweden, 13-16 May 2000, ISBN 1-85233-289-1, pp 137-142.

James C.J., Kobayashi K., Lowe D., Seizure Detection with the Self Organizing Feature Map, Artificial Neural Networks in Medicine and Biology – Proceedings of the ANNIMAB-1 Conference, Göteborg, Sweden, 13-16 May 2000, ISBN 1-85233-289-1, pp 143-148.

1999

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Detection of epileptiform discharges in the EEG by a hybrid system comprising mimetic, self-organized artificial neural network, and fuzzy logic stages, Clinical Neurophysiology, 1999;110:2049-2063.

Kobayashi K., James C.J., Nakahori T., Akiyama T. and Gotman J., Isolation of Epileptiform Discharges from Unaveraged EEG by Independent Component Analysis, Clinical Neurophysiology, 1999;110:1755-1763.

James C.J, Kobayashi K., Lowe D., Isolating Epileptiform Discharges in the Unaveraged EEG using Independent Component Analysis, IEE Colloquium on Medical Applications of Signal Processing, Savoy Place, London, Oct 6, 1999, UK ISSN 0963-3308.

1998

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Spatial analysis of multi-channel EEG recordings Through a fuzzy-rule based system in the Detection of epileptiform events, Proceedings of the 20th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Hong Kong, 29 October - 1 November, 2 pages on CD-ROM, 1998.

1997

James C.J., Hagan M.T., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Multireference adaptive noise canceling applied to the EEG, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 44, No. 8, August, pp.775-779, 1997.

James C.J., Detection of epileptiform activity in the electroencephalogram using artificial neural networks, PhD thesis, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, February, 258 pages, 1997.

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., The self-organizing feature map in the detection of epileptiform discharges in the EEG, PERM-IT' 97, Adelaide, Australia, 8 - 11 September, p.9C-15, 1997.

1996

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., The self-organizing feature map in the detection of epileptiform transients in the EEG, (Asia and Pacific winner of IEEE Whitaker Student paper competition),Proceedings of the 18th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Amsterdam, 31 October - 3 November, 2 pages on CD-ROM, 1996.

James C.J., Hagan M.T., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Spatio-temporal filtering of the EEG via neural network based multireference adaptive noise canceling, Proceedings of the 18th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Amsterdam, 31 October- 3 November, 2 pages on CD-ROM, 1996.

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., The self-organizing feature map in the detection of epileptiform discharges in the EEG, 3rd New Zealand Conference of Postgraduate Students in Engineering and Technology, Christchurch, New Zealand, July 1-2, pp.89-92, 1996.

James C.J., Hagan M.T., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Spatio-temporal filtering of the EEG via neural network based multireference adaptive noise canceling, 3rd New Zealand Conference of Postgraduate Students in Engineering and Technology, Christchurch, New Zealand, July 1-2, pp.105-108, 1996.

1995

James C.J., Hagan M.T., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Neural network based spatio-temporal filtering of the EEG via multireference adaptive noise canceling, Engineering and Physics in Medicine, Queenstown, New Zealand, November 20-24, p.26, 1995.

1991

James C.J., The simulation of a computed tomography scanner, B.Elec.Eng.(Hons) thesis, Faculty of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Malta, Malta,  February, 165 pages, 1991.


 

Presentations and Abstracts

2005

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., From Cyborgs and Spacemen to Current Research and Applications of Brain-Computer Interfaces, (Abstract - Submitted) Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists Conference,Belfast, June, 2005.

Collins M., Stokes M., James C.J., Hogan A., Phillips L. and Datta A., Development of test protocols for brain-computer interfacing (BCI) to investigate mechanisms of language disorders, (Abstract) 3rd International Brain-Computer Interfacing Workshop, Albany, June, 2005.

James C.J. and Stokes M., Brain Computer Interfacing (BCI) Research Programme, University of Southampton: overview of the group’s activities, (Abstract) 3rd International Brain-Computer Interfacing Workshop, Albany, June, 2005.

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., On tracking Multisource Brain Activity in Multi-channel EEG, (Abstract) Signal Processing Applications in Clinical Neurophysiology, London, 22 February, 2005.

2004

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., A stepwise statistical approach to model order estimation in blind source separation, (Abstract - in press) IMA Mathematics in Signal Processing conference, UK, 14-16 December 2004.

James C.J. and Hesse C.W., Introduction and overview of the BSS/ICA problem, specifically when applied to biomedicine, (Abstract) IEE Seminar on Blind Source Separation in Biomedicine, London, UK, 1 December 2004.

Hesse C.W. and James C.J., BSS for EEG signal pre-processing and feature extraction in seizure onset analysis, (Abstract) IEE Seminar on Blind Source Separation in Biomedicine, London, UK, 1 December 2004.

James C.J. and Gibson O.J., An Information Dynamics view of EM Brain Signal Processing, Signal Processing Applications in Clinical Neurophysiology, York, 10 February, 2004.

Gibson O.J. and James C.J., Independent component analysis of EEG data: Incorporating Clinical Knowledge, Signal Processing Applications in Clinical Neurophysiology, York, 10 February, 2004.

2003

James C.J., Engineering in the pre-university community: a UK perspective (Invited presentation), IEEE Region 8 Workshop, Nice, 26-28 September, 2003.

James C.J., Biomedical Research through Natural Computing: an Improvement? (Invited presentation), Neural Computing Applications Forum, Birmingham, 22-23 January, 2003.

2001

James C., Lowe D., Holliday I. and Barnes G.R., Magnetoencephalographic Data Analysis: Dynamical Embedding followed by Independent Component Analysis, (Abstract), Human Brain Mapping – HBM2001, Brighton, United Kingdom, 9-14 June, 2001.

James C.J., Extracting Information from Neurophysiological Data: Multi-Channel vs Single Channel Analysis, (Invited presentation), Neural Computing Applications Forum, Birmingham, 24-25 January 2001.

2000

James C.J., Component analysis of the epileptic EEG: ICA of spike and seizure data, (Invited presentation), Neural Computing Applications Forum, London, 26-27 April 2000.

1999

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J. (October 1999). Detection of epileptiform events in the EEG: A hybrid approach with mimetic, neural network, and fuzzy-rule stages, (Abstract) Engineering and Physical Sciences in Medicine Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, 113.

James C.J., Kobayashi K., Gotman J., Describing Regional Brain Activity by a set of Current Dipoles, (Abstract), 23rd International Epilepsy Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, Sep 10-17, Epilepsia, 1999; 40:13.

James C.J., Kobayashi K., Gotman J., Seizure detection in long term EEG monitoring with an artificial  neural network based multi-stage system, (Abstract), XI International Congress of EMG and Clinical Neurophysiology, Prague, Czech Republic, Sep 7-11, 1999.

Kobayashi K., James C.J., Nakahori T., Akiyama T., Gotman J., Isolation of Epileptiform Discharges from Unaveraged EEG by Independent Component Analysis, (Abstract), XI International Congress of EMG and Clinical Neurophysiology, Prague, Czech Republic, Sep 7-11, 1999.

1997

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Detecting epileptiform discharges in the EEG with the self-organizing feature map, (Abstract),New Zealand Medical Journal, Vol 110, 24 p.400, October 1997.

James C.J., Hagan M.T., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., Neural network based spatio-temporal filtering of the EEG, (Abstract), New Zealand Medical Journal, Vol 110, 23 p.152, April 1997.

1996

James C.J., Jones R.D., Bones P.J., Carroll G.J., The detection of epileptiform activity in the EEG: An artificial neural network based system, (Abstract), Signal Processing Research Group, EE Department, University of Malta, Malta, 6 November, 1996.


 

Edited Works

2004

Editors: James C.J., Fabri S.G., Camilleri K.P. and Muscat J. Proceedings of the IEE Medical Signal and Information Processing Conference – MEDSIP 2004,  Malta, 5-8 September 2004, ISBN: 0-86431-439-7.

Editors: Gibson O., Sweetman L. and James C.J., Proceedings of the 3rd IEEE EMBSS PG Conference in Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, Southampton, 10-11 August, 2004.

2003

Editors: James C.J., Boardman A., Gibson O. Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE EMBSS PG Conference in Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, Birmingham, 14-16 July, 2003, ISBN 0-9543157-1-5.

2002

Editors: James C.J., Arochena H., Boardman A., Pohlmann A., Seker H.Proceedings of the 1st IEEE EMBSS PG Conference in Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, Birmingham, 2-3 July, 2002, ISBN 0-9543157-0-7.