Kathleen E. Wage

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University


Journal Articles and Conference Papers

In Press

2013

  • T. K. Chandrayadula, K. E. Wage, P. F. Worcester, M. A. Dzieciuch, J. A. Mercer, R. K. Andrew, and B. M. Howe, "Reduced rank models for travel time estimation of low mode pulses," J. of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(4), Pt. 2, pp. 3332-3346, October 2013.

  • P. F. Worcester, M. A. Dzieciuch, J. A. Mercer, R. K. Andrew, B. D. Dushaw, A. B. Baggeroer, K. D. Heaney, G. D'Spain, J. A. Colosi, R. Stephen, J. Kemp, B. M. Howe, L. J. Van Uffelen, and K. E. Wage, "The North Pacific Acoustic Laboratory deep-water acoustic propagation experiments in the Philippine Sea," J. of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(4), Pt. 2, pp. 3359-3375, October 2013.

  • M. A. Hjalmarson, J. K. Nelson, L. G. Huettel, W. T. Padgett, K. E. Wage,and J. R. Buck, "Developing Interactive Teaching Strategies for Electrical Engineering Faculty," Proceedings of the 2013 ASEE Annual Conference, Session T226, Paper #7292, pp. 1-9, June 2013.

  • K. E. Wage, M. Farrokhrooz, M. A. Dzieciuch, and P. F. Worcester, "Analysis of the vertical structure of deep ocean noise using measurements from the SPICEX and PhilSea experiments," Proc. Meetings on Acoustics for ICA 2013, vol. 19, pp. 1-5, June 2013.

  • I. M. Rooney, J. R. Buck, K. E. Wage, "Implementing physical constraints for noise only normal mode shape estimation," Proc. Meetings on Acoustics for ICA 2013, vol. 19, pp. 1-8, June 2013.

  • K. E. Wage and J. R. Buck, "Convergence rate of the Dominant Mode Rejection beamformer for a single interferer," Proc. International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 3796-3800, May 2013.

  • K. Adhikari, J. R. Buck, and K. E. Wage, “Beamforming with extended co-prime sensor arrays," Proc. International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 4183-4186, May 2013.

2012

  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, M. A. Dzieciuch, and P. F. Worcester, "Experimental Validation of a Random Matrix Theory Model for Dominant Mode Rejection Beamformer Notch Depth," Proc. IEEE Statistical Signal Process. Workshop, pp. 820-823, Aug. 2012.

  • J. R. Buck and K. E. Wage, "A Random Matrix Theory Model for the Dominant Mode Rejection Beamformer Notch Depth," Proc. IEEE Statistical Signal Process. Workshop, pp. 824-827, Aug. 2012.

  • S. R. Tuladhar, J. R. Buck, and K. E. Wage, "Approximate Eigenvalue Distribution of a Cylindrically Isotropic Noise Sample Covariance Matrix," Proc. IEEE Statistical Signal Process. Workshop, pp. 828-831, Aug. 2012.

2011

  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, J. K. Nelson, and M. A. Hjalmarson, "Signals and Systems Assessment: Comparison of Responses to Multiple Choice Conceptual Questions and Open-Ended Final Exam Problems," Proceedings of the 6th IEEE Signal Processing Education Workshop, pp. 198-203, January 2011.

  • J. K. Nelson, M. A. Hjalmarson, and K. E. Wage, “Using In-Class Assessment to Inform Signals and Systems Instruction,” Proceedings of the 6th IEEE Signal Processing Education Workshop, pp. 192-197, January 2011.

2010

  • J. K. Nelson, M. A. Hjalmarson, K. E. Wage, and J. R. Buck, “Students’ Interpretation of the Importance and Difficulty of Concepts in Signals and Systems,” Proceedings of the IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, pp. T3G1- T3G6, October 2010.

  • K. E. Wage and J. R. Buck, “Performance Analysis of Dominant Mode Rejection Beamforming,” Proc. Twentieth International Congress on Acoustics (ICA-2010), pp. 1-6, August 2010.

2009

  • J. J. Schwarzwalder and K. E. Wage, "ABF Performance Using Covariance Matrices Derived From Spatial Spectra For Large Arrays," Proceedings of the 43rd Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 1164-1168, November 2009.
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  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, and M. A. Hjalmarson, "Item Response Analysis of the Continuous-Time Signals and Systems Concept Inventory," Proceedings of the 5th IEEE Signal Processing Education Workshop, pp. 726-730, January, 2009.
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2008

  • T. K. Chandrayadula and K. E. Wage, "Interpolation methods for vertical linear array element localization," Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE/MTS Oceans Conference, September 2008.
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  • M. A. Hjalmarson, K. E. Wage, and J. R. Buck, "Translating Information from Graphs into Graphs: Signals Processing," Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education, pp. 1-16, March 2008.
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2007

  • K. E. Wage, "Multitaper array processing," Proceedings of the 41st Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 1242-1246, November 2007.
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  • J. R. Buck, K. E. Wage, M. A. Hjalmarson, and Jill K. Nelson, "Comparing Student Understanding of Signals and Systems Using a Concept Inventory, a Traditional Exam, and Interviews," Proceedings of the 37th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, pp. S1G1-S1G6, October 2007.
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  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, and M. A. Hjalmarson, "The Signals and Systems Concept Inventory," Proceedings of the National STEM Assessment Conference, pp. 307-313, 2007.
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2006

  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, and M. A. Hjalmarson, "Analyzing Misconceptions Using the Signals and Systems Concept Inventory," Proceedings of the 4th IEEE Signal Processing Education Workshop, pp. 123-128, September, 2006.
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2005

  • T. K. Chandrayadula and K. E. Wage, "Mode Equalization at Megameter Ranges," Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE/MTS Oceans Conference, Vol. 2, pp. 1242-1248, September 2005.
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  • E. R. St. Pierre and K. E. Wage, "Sound Speed Estimation from Sparse Environmental Measurements with Application to Mode Filtering," Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE/MTS Oceans Conference, Vol. 2, pp. 1345-1351, September 2005.
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  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, C. H. G. Wright, and T. B. Welch, "The Signals and Systems Concept Inventory," IEEE Transactions on Education, vol. 48(3), pp.448-461, August 2005.
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  • K. E. Wage, B. Gallemore, and R. Jeffers, "Detection of Shallow Water Low Frequency Sources Using Modal Peak Energy Detection," Proceedings of the 13th Annual Adaptive Sensor Array Processing Workshop, June 2005.
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  • K. E. Wage, M. A. Dzieciuch, P. F. Worcester, B. M. Howe, and J. A. Mercer, "Mode coherence at megameter ranges in the North Pacific Ocean," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 117(3), Pt. 2, pp. 1565-1581, March 2005.
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  • J. R. Buck and K. E. Wage, "Active and Cooperative Learning in Signal Processing Courses," IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 22(2), pp. 76-81, March 2005.
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2004

  • K. E. Wage, "Approximate mode filtering," Proceedings of the 38th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 1436-1440, November 2004.
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  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, and C. H. G. Wright, "Obstacles in Signals and Systems Conceptual Learning," Proceedings of the 3rd IEEE Signal Processing Education Workshop, pp. 58-62, August 2004.
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2003

  • D. L. Evans, G. L. Gray, S. Krause, J. Martin, C. Midkiff, B. M. Notaros, M. Pavelich, D. Rancour, T. Reed-Rhoads, P. Steif, R. Streveler, and K. Wage, "Progress on Concept Inventory Assessment Tools," Proceedings of the 33rd ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, pp. T4G1-T4G8, November 2003.
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  • K. L. Bell and K. E. Wage, "Reduced rank space-time adaptive processing with quadratic pattern constraints for airborne radar," Proceedings of the 37th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 807-811, November 2003.
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  • K. E. Wage, A. B. Baggeroer, T. G. Birdsall, M. A. Dzieciuch, B. M. Howe, J. A. Mercer, K. Metzger, W. H. Munk, R. C. Spindel, and P. F. Worcester, "A Comparative Study of Mode Arrivals at Megameter Ranges for 28 Hz, 75 Hz, and 84 Hz Sources," Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE/MTS Oceans Conference, pp. 258-265, September 2003.
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  • K. E. Wage, A. B. Baggeroer, and J. C. Preisig, ``Modal analysis of broadband acoustic receptions at 3515 km range in the North Pacific using short-time Fourier techniques,'' Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 113(2), pp. 801-817, February 2003.
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2002

  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, T. B. Welch, and C. H. G. Wright, "Testing and Validation of the Signals and Systems Concept Inventory," Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE Signal Processing Education Workshop, Session 4.6, pp. 1-6, October, 2002.
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  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, T. B. Welch, and C. H. G. Wright, "The Signals and Systems Concept Inventory," Proceedings of the 2002 ASEE Annual Conference, Session 1532, pp. 1-29, June 2002.
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  • K. E. Wage, J. R. Buck, T. B. Welch, and C. H. G. Wright, "The Continuous-Time Signals and Systems Concept Inventory," Proceedings of the 2002 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), vol. IV, pp. 4112-4115, May 2002.
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2000

  • K. L. Bell and K. E. Wage, ``Partially Adaptive LCMV Beamforming with Quadratic Pattern Constraints,'' Proceedings of the 4th World Multiconf. on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2000), vol. VI, pp. 213-218, July 2000.
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  • K. E. Wage, A. B. Baggeroer, and J. C. Preisig, ``Modal analysis of broadband acoustic receptions at megameter ranges,'' Proceedings of the IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop, pp. 102-106, March 2000.
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1998

  • J. R. Buck, J. C. Preisig, and K. E. Wage, "A unified framework for mode filtering and the maximum a posteriori mode filter," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 103(4), pp. 1813-1824, April 1998.
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