I-24– “Advanced Underwater Robotics: Most Uses for Obtaining Processed Useful Big
Data.” Invitation by: Robotics World Congress’2020, Lisbon, Portugal, 2020
I-23– IEEE/ICCAR 2019 General Chair, and invited talk, Beijing, China 2019
I-22– World OCEAN Council (WOC’2019), invite Panel Session Muscat, Oman
I-21– IEEE/ICCR 2019 Technical Chair, and invited talk, Jeju Island, South
I-20– IEEE/ICCAR 2018 General Chair, and invited talk Auckland, New
I-19– IEEE/ICCAR 2017 General Co-Chair, and invited talk, Nagoya, Japan,
I-18- “Overview of Robotics Evolutions Emphasizing
Underwater Applications”, invited talk by HKUST Univ.
Hong Kong, January 2018
I-17 Underwater Robotics: “Status, Trends and Forecast”, invited talk by WOC/SOS’2017,Halifax, NS, Canada, December, 2017
I-16 “Overview of Robotics Evolutions Emphasizing
Underwater Applications”, invited Panel session by
SMC’2017, Banff, Canada, October 2017
I-15 “Overview of Robotics Evolutions Emphasizing
Underwater Applications”, invited talk by ICCAR’2017,
Nagoya, Japan, April, 2017
I-14 “Overview of Robotics Evolutions Emphasizing
Underwater Applications”, invited talk by Guangdong
Univ. Guangzhou, China, April, 2017
I-13 “Overview of Robotics Evolutions Emphasizing
Underwater Applications”, invited talk by IEEE-
Industrial Applications International Conference,
Curitiba, Brazil, December, 2016
I-12 “Celebration of IEEE125th. Anniversary of Technological Inovations”
Invited talk by the IEEE/Image Signal Processing Society at their Annual
Conference (ICIP’2009) held in Region-8 Cairo, Egypt, November’2009.
I-11 “Celebration of IEEE125th. Anniversary of Technological Inovations”
invited talks by the IEEE/NCS Edmonton, September 24, 2009, IEEE/Toronto
Section September 25, 2009, IEEE/Ottawa Section, December’2009, and
IEEE/Canadian Atlantic Section, Halifax, Dec.’2009
I-10 “Pre-University Education” invited talk by the IEEE/Educational Activities
Board (EAB) at the two days Training Workshop, Montreal, May’08.
I-9 “Winning In Life”, Banquet Presentation For Electrical Engineering Students
Graduation, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., March 2005.
I-8 “Challenges for EE Students in the Oceans and Role of IEEE”,
IEEE/France Section Lecture, TELECOM Institute, Brest, France, June 1993.
I-7 “Counting Down to 2000”: An Overview of Signal Analysis in Marine
Applications, Oceanography Institute of the Italian Navy, Genoa, Italy May’91
I-6 “Ten Years to 2000”: An Overview of Signal Analysis in Marine Applications
IEEE Miami Section Engineering Lecture Series, May 1990
I-5 “Deep Underwater Target Tracking Using the Iteratively Reweighted Least
Squares Approach”, Sixth SEG/USN Joint Technical Symposium, Stennis
Space Center, Mississippi, February 1990
I-4 “Applications of Kalman Filtering in Marine Seismic Exploration”,
Unocal Science and Technology Division, Brea, California, October 1989.
I-3 ” Systolic Array Implementation of Parallel Kalman Filtering for Heave
Compensation in Underwater Acoustic Data Processing”,
NATO Advanced Study Institute, Underwater Acoustic Data Processing, RMC,
Kingston, Ontario, July 1988
I-2 ” Role of Peak Detection and Parameter Estimation in Nondestructive
Testing of Materials,
NATO Advanced Workshop on Signal and Pattern Recognition in
Nondestructive Evaluation, St. Castin at Lac Beauport, Quebec, August 1987
I-1 “Systolic Array Implementation of Kalman Filter”, 1986 Bay States Skills
Corporation Special Institute on Knowledge Based Signal Processing,
Southeastern Massachusetts University, North Dartmouth, MASS, June 1986
BF-1 “Engineering as a Rewarding Experience for Both Sexes”, presented to
the Canadian Committee on Women in Engineering, Atlantic Region
Public Forum, at the WTCC, Halifax, N.S., March 26, 1991
T-2 El-Hawary, Ferial, ” Modeling and Signal Processing for Identification of
Ocean Subsurface Features From Acoustic Reflections”, Ph. D. Thesis,
Memorial University of Newfoundland, May 1981.
T-1 El-Hawary, Ferial, ” Transient Analysis of Transmission Lines “, M. Sc.
Thesis, University of Alberta, 1971. Part of this work is reported in V.
Dvorak: ” Computer Simulation of Signal Propagation through a Non-uniform
Transmission Line”, IEEE Trans. on Circuit Theory, Vol. CT- 20, pp.