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Journals

  1. Sharma, S., Doswell, J., “Pattern matching and information extraction in a software system for a battlefield environment”, Journal of Computational Methods in Science and Engineering, Volume 12, No.3, Supplement 1, page S113-S118, ISSN: 1472-7978, 2012.
  2. Sharma, S., “Use of Favorite Goal in Agent Based Modeling and Simulation”, International Journal of Computers and their Applications, IJCA, Vol. 19, No. 1, March 2012.
  3. Lohgaonkar, S, Sharma, S,“Online Assessment System with Offline Capabilities”, Journal of Computer Technology and Application (JCTA-E20111006-1), Vol.3, No.1, 2012.
  4. Sharma, S., “Military route planning in battle field simulations for a multi-agent system”, Journal of Computational Methods in Science and Engineering, Volume 10, No.1,2, page. S97-S105, ISSN: 1472-7978, 2010.
  5. Sharma, S., “Fuzzy approach for predicting probability of reaching a target in a battlefield environment”, International Journal of Computers and their Applications, IJCA, Vol. 17, No. 1, March 2010.
  6. Sharma, S., “Avatarsim: A multi-agent system for emergency evacuation simulation”, Journal of Computational Methods in Science and Engineering, Volume 9, No. 1,2, page S13-S22, ISSN 1472-7978, 2009.
  7. Sharma, S., Singh, H., Prakash, A., “Multi-agent modeling and simulation of human behavior in aircraft evacuations”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol.44, No.4, October 2008.
  8. Sharma, S., Turner, J., “An object oriented approach to simulating agent-based behavior”,SIGraDi, CUMINCAD Journal, page 310-312, Brazil, 10-12 November 2004 (paper).

Conferences

  1. Sharma, S, Jerripothula, S., Devreaux, P., "An Immersive Collaborative Virtual Environment of a University Campus for performing Virtual Campus Evacuation drills and Tours for Campus Safety ", proceedings of IEEE/ACM International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2015), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, ISBN: 978-1-4673-7646-4, page 84-89, June 01-05, 2015.
  2. Sharma, S., and Ogunlana, K., "Modeling Learning Behavior in a Multi-Agent System using GA & NN during Evacuation", Proceedings at the ISCA 30th International Conference on Computers and their Applications (CATA 2015), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, March 9-11, 2015.
  3. Sharma, S, Jerripothula, S., "An indoor augmented reality mobile application for simulation of building evacuation", proceedings of SPIE conference on the Engineering Reality of Virtual Reality 2015, paper 9392-7, San Francisco, CA, USA, 9 - 10 February 2015.
  4. Sharma, S, Jerripothula,S., Mackey, S. and Soumare, O, "Immersive Virtual Reality Environment of a Subway Evacuation on a Cloud for Disaster Preparedness and Response Training", proceedings of IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (IEEE SSCI 2014), Orlando, Florida, USA,Dec. 9-12, 2014.
  5. Mou, X., Sharma, S, "Restaurant Online Ordering System with Personalized Advertising through Data Mining", ISCA 23rd International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE 2014), 978-1-880843-96-3, page 83-88, New Orleans, USA, October 13-15, 2014.
  6. Ogunlana, K., Sharma, S., "Agent based Simulation model for data visualization during evacuation", proceedings of 2014IEEE/ ASE BIGDATA Conference, ISBN: 978-1-62561-000-3, page 1-6, Stanford University, May 27-31, 2014.
  7. Sharma, S.,  Chen,W., "Multi-user VR Classroom with 3D interaction and real-time motion detection", proceedings of IEEE the International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence (CSCI'14), Las Vegas, USA, page 187-192, Volume II, March 10-13, 2014.
  8. Sharma, S., and Ogunlana, K., "Using Genetic Algorithm and Neural Networks in a Goal Finding Application for Evacuation", Proceedings at the ISCA 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE-2013), Los Angeles, California, USA, page 25-30, Sep 25 – 27, 2013.
  9. M’Balé,K., Josyula, D., and Sharma, S., "Topic-Based Service Integration in Software Systems", Proceedings at the ISCA 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE-2013), Los Angeles, California, USA, page 3-8, Sep 25 – 27, 2013.
  10. Sharma, S., Agada, R., and Ruffin, J., "Virtual Reality Classroom as an Constructivist Approach", Proceedings of IEEE SoutheastCon 2013, Jacksonville, Florida, April 4th - 8th, 2013.
  11. Sharma, S., Otunba,S.,"Collaborative Virtual Environment to Study Aircraft Evacuation for Training and Education", Proceedings of IEEE, International Workshop on Collaboration in Virtual Environments (CoVE -2012), as part of The 2012 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2012), Denver, Colorado, USA, page 569-574, May 21-25, 2012.
  12. Sharma, S., Otunba,S.,and Ogunlana, K. , Tripathy, T., "Intelligent Agents in a Goal Finding Application for Homeland Security", Proceedings of IEEE, SoutheastCon 2012, Orlando, Florida, USA, page 1-5, March 14-17, 2012.
  13. S. Ji, S. Sharma, B. Yu, D. H. Jeong, “Designing a Computer-Aided Rule-Based Hourly Rainfall Prediction”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration, (IEEE IRI 2012), Las Vegas, USA, page 303-308, Aug. 8-10, 2012.
  14. Mivule, K., Otunba, S., Tripathy, T., and Sharma, S., “Implementation of Data Privacy and Security in an Online Student Health Records System”, Proceedings at the ISCA 21th International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE-2012), Los Angeles, California, USA, page 143-148, June 27 – 29, 2012.
  15. MBalé, K., Nwolisa, A., Ogunlana, K. and Sharma, S. , “Teaching Domain Simplification using Furaha”, Proceedings at the ISCA 21th International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE-2012), Los Angeles, California, USA, page 7-12, June 27 – 29, 2012.
  16. Sharma, S., Otunba,S.,and Han, J., "Crowd Simulation in Emergency Aircraft Evacuation using Virtual Reality", Proceedings of IEEE, 16 th International Conference on Computer Games:  AI, Animation, Mobile, Interactive Multimedia, Educational & Serious Games, (CGAMES), Kentucky, USA, page 12-17, July 27-30, 2011.
  17. Sharma, S., Shete, S., “Pattern matching and information extraction in a software system for a battlefield environment”, Proceedings of International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering, SEDE, June 20- 22, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, page 40-44, 2011.
  18. Sharma, S., Han, J., “Angel Blaze Media Player for Children with Client/Server File Sharing”, Proceedings of International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering, SEDE, June 20- 22, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, page 60-64, 2011.
  19. Sharma, S. and Otunba,S., “Virtual Reality as a Theme-Based Game Tool for Homeland Security Applications”, Proceedings of ACM Military Modeling & Simulation Symposium (MMS11), Boston, MA, USA, page 61-65, April 4 - 7, 2011.
  20. Sharma, S. and Shete, S., “Virtual City: A gaming tool for training and education”, Proceedings of ISCA 26th International Conference on Computers and their Applications, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, page 23-25, March 23-25, 2011.
  21. Sharma, S., “Favorite goal in agent based modeling and simulation”, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering, SEDE, San Francisco, California, USA, page 89-93, June 16-18, 2010.
  22. Lohgaonkar, S, Sharma, S,“Online Assessment System with Offline Capabilities”, Proceedings of the 2010 World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Applied Computing, July 12-15,pg. 284-289, 2010.
  23. Sharma, S., Lohgaonkar, S., “Simulation of agent behavior in a goal finding application”, Proceedings of IEEE SoutheastCon Conference, March 18-21, Charlotte-Concord, NC, pages: 424-427, 2010.
  24. Sharma, S., “Military route planning in battle field simulations for a multi-agent system”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering, SEDE, June 22- 24, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, page 32-36, 2009.
  25. Sharma, S., Vadali, H., “Modeling emergency scenarios in virtual evacuation environment”, Proceedings of IEEE World Congress on Computer Science and Information Engineering, CSIE, March 31 - April 2, Los Angeles, USA, pg. 759-763, 2009.
  26. Sharma, S., “Simulation and modeling of group behavior during evacuation”, Proceedings of IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, Intelligent Agents, March 30-April 2, Nashville, TN, USA, page 122-127, 2009.
  27. Sharma, S., Vadali, H., “Simulation and modeling of a virtual library for navigation and evacuation”, Proceedings of MSV'08 - The 2008 International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods, Monte Carlo Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 14-17, 2008.
  28. Sharma, S., “Avatarsim: A multi-agent system for emergency evacuation simulation”, 17th International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering, Los Angeles, California USA, June 30 - July 2, 2008.
  29. Sharma, S., Singh, H., Gerhart, G.R., “Simulation of convoy of unmanned vehicles using agent based modeling", Proceedings of SPIE conference on security and defense, Florence, Italy, Vol. 6736, Page 673605-1 - 673605-8, 17 - 20 September 2007.
  30. Sharma, S., Singh, H “Multi-agent system for simulating human behavior in egress simulations”, Proceedings of NAACSOS, Annual Conference of the North American Association for Computational Social and Organizational Sciences, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, June 22-23, 2006. Selected for best paper award
  31. Sharma, S., Awasthi, A, “Fuzzy approach for forecasting navigation in simulating agent based behavior”, Proceedings of ISCA, 18th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems, Las Vegas, Sep 12-14, 2005.
  32. Sharma, S, Gifford. S., “Using RFID to evaluate evacuation behavior models”, Proceedings of NAFIPS 05, Proceedings of IEEE, North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Conference, Ann Arbor, MI, June 22-25, 2005.
  33. Awasthi, P., Sharma, S., Awasthi, A., “A fuzzy logic model for estimation of groundwater recharge”, Proceedings of the IEEE North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Conference, Ann Arbor, MI, June 22-25, 2005.
  34. Sharma, S., Singh, H., Awasthi, A., Ranjan, R., “Fuzzy logic for development of new materials through ADI example”, Proceedings of the National Conference of Materials, NCM, Bhaddal, March 2005.
  35. Sharma, S., Turner, J., “An object oriented approach to simulating agent-based behavior”, SIGraDi confernce and CUMINCAD Journal, Brazil, 10-12 November 2004.
  36. Sharma, S., Turner, J., Pasek, Z., “Virtual Museum: Use of virtual reality as an educational tool”, Proceedings of the ARCC Conference and Online Journal, at Arizona State University, Tempe, April 10-12, 2003.

 

Posters and Student Presentations

  1. Kourtney Ramseur and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Urban emergency evacuation environment" , Poster Presentation, 8th Annual Grant Expo and Research day, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 20-21, 2015.
  2. Usha Govindaraju and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Emergency Evacuation in Thurgood Marshall Library" , Poster Presentation, 8th Annual Grant Expo and Research day, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 20-21, 2015.
  3. Pranay Rajeev and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Augmented Reality Mobile Application for emergency Evacuation in BSU library" , Poster Presentation, 8th Annual Grant Expo and Research day, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 20-21, 2015.
  4. James Stigall and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Game Theme-based educational Modules for introductory programming" , Poster Presentation, 8th Annual Grant Expo and Research day, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 20-21, 2015.
  5. Isaac Amo-Frempong and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Virtual Evacuation Drill in a Multi-user Environment", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  6. Shanmukha Jerripothula and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Immersive Virtual Reality Environment for Airplane Emergency Evacuation", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  7. James Stigal and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Game Theme-Based Educational Modules for Introductory Programming Courses", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  8. Dexter Ballerda and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Augmented Reality Application for Campus Navigation and Learning", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  9. Phillip Devreaux and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Immersive Multi-User Campus Platform", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  10. Jeff Ruffin Jr and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Game Theme Based Educational Module for Inheritance", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  11. Stephon Mackey and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Virtual Reality Subway Evacuation Drill with Multi-User Environment", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  12. Diliorah Arah and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "A Fitness Application for Increasing Productivity in the Work-place", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 19-21, 2015.
  13. Shanmukha Jerripothula and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Oculus Rift with Unity 3D" , 7th Annual Grant Expo, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 22, 2014.
  14. Stephon Mackey and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Virtual Reality Subway Evacuation Drill with Multi-User Environment" , 7th Annual Grant Expo, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 22, 2014.
  15. Roy B. Brown II and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Emergency Response Simulation Using Virtual Reality", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 20-22, 2014.
  16. Wenhao Chen and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Kinect and Management Features in the Virtual Reality Classroom", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 20-22, 2014.
  17. Jeff Ruffin Jr.and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Educational Module: Programming Loops and Conditions Using Virtual Reality", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 20-22, 2014.
  18. Emmanuel Ossuetta and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Gaming Instructional Module for Array and Objects Using Virtual Reality", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 20-22, 2014.
  19. Titus Thomas and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "3D Simulated Emergency Subway Evacuation", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 28th - March 2nd, 2013. [Won Second Prize in the oral section under category: Computer Sciences and Information Systems]
  20. Stephen Otunba and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Teaching Traffic Safety Through an Immersive Multiuser Environment", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 28th - March 2nd, 2013.
  21. Antoine Lathon and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Course Curriculum Module for Multidimensional Array and Linked List using Gaming Approach", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 28th - March 2nd, 2013.
  22. Jeff Ruffin Jr. and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Virtual Reality Classroom", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 28th - March 2nd, 2013.
  23. Kim Ta and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Gaming Approach to Learn Arrays In C++", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 28th - March 2nd, 2013.
  24. Usha Govindaraju and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Augmented Reality as a Tool for Learning and Safety", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Washington DC, February 28th - March 2nd, 2013.
  25. Usha Govindaraju,Sailaja Adusumill and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "M-Evac: An Indoor Augmented Reality Mobile Evacuation System, Grant Expo, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 10, 2013
  26. Stephen Otunba and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Virtual City: Teaching Traffic Safety though an Immersive Multiuser Environment, Grant Expo, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 10, 2013
  27. Jeff Ruffin and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Virtual Reality Classroom as an Constructivist Approach, Grant Expo, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Bowie State University, April 10, 2013
  28. Stephen Otunba and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Evacuation Simulation in a Multiuser Virtual Reality Environment", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Atlanta, GA, February 23-25 2012.
  29. Aaron Boothe and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Emergency Airplane Evacuation Using Game Development Toolkit", Oral Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Atlanta, GA, February 23-25 2012.[Won Second Prize in the oral section under category: Computer Sciences and Information Systems and Computer Engineering]
  30. Aaron Boothe, Mike Tice, Zachary Springer, and Dr. Sharad Sharma, "Multi‐User Environment in VR for Evacuation Scenarios Using Gaming Metaphor", Poster Presentation, at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), hosted by AAAS, EHR and NSF, Atlanta, GA, February 23-25 2012.
  31. Jihad Ashkar and Dr. Sharad Sharma, “Information extraction and pattern matching for the voice field medical card in a battlefield environment”, Poster presentation, 2011 Emerging Researchers National (ERN) conference in STEM, Feb 24-26, Washington DC, 2011.
  32. Jihad Ashkar and Dr. Sharad Sharma, “Voice Field Medical Card for a Battlefield Environment”, Juxtopia Urban Learning Technology (JULT) 2010 conference, December 8th, Morgan State University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2010.
  33. Jihad Ashkar and Dr. Sharad Sharma, Presented VOICE FMC project at the Community Activities Center at Fort Detrick (U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (MRMC) ) as part of the TEDCO MRASC Symposium on Tuesday, October 26, 2010. 
  34. Student presentation in annual CIBAC meeting at University of Maryland Eastern Shore in year 2010.


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