Publications

Updated Oct. 2017.

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Theses

  1. B. Fishbain, Data Fusion Methods for Fusing Thermal and Visual Range Video Sequences, M.Sc. Thesis, Tel-Aviv University, 06/2004.
  1. Fishbain, Real Time Methods for Restoration, Enhancement and Analysis of Videos with Applications in Intelligent Transportation Systems, Ph.D. Thesis, Tel-Aviv University, 06/2008.

Refereed papers in professional journals

  1. I.A. Ideses, L.P. Yaroslavsky and B. Fishbain, “Real-Time 2D to 3D Video Conversion”, Journal of Real-Time Image Processing, 2(1):3-9, 2007.
  2. B. Fishbain, L.P. Yaroslavsky and I.A. Ideses “Real-time stabilization of long range observation system turbulent video”, Journal of Real- Time Image Processing, 2(1):11-22, 2007.
  3. L.P. Yaroslavsky, B. Fishbain, G. Shabat and I.A. Ideses, “Super-resolution in turbulent videos: making profit from damage”, Optics Letters, 32(20):3038-3040, 2007.
  4. B. Fishbain, L.P. Yaroslavsky and I.A. Ideses, “Spatial, Temporal, and Inter-channel Image Data Fusion for Long-Distance Terrestrial Observation Systems”, Advances in Optical Technologies, Vol. 2008, Article ID 546808, 2008.
  5. B. Fishbain, I.A. Ideses, G.Shabat, B.G. Salomon and L.P. Yaroslavsky, “Superresolution in color videos acquired through turbulent media”, Optics Letters, 34(5):587-589, 2009.
  6. L.P. Yaroslavsky, G. Shabat, I.A. Ideses, B.G. Salomon and B. Fishbain, “Non-uniform signal sampling, signal and image recovery from sparse data and the discrete sampling theorem”, Journal of Optical Society of America A., 26(3):566-575, 2009.
  7. J. Griswold, B. Fishbain, D.R. Ragland, and S. Washington, “Visual assessment of pedestrian crashes”, Accident Analysis and Prevention, 43(1):301-306, 2011.
  8. D.S. Hochbaum and B. Fishbain, “Nuclear Threat Detection with Mobile Distributed Sensor Networks”, Annals of Operations Research, 187(1):45-63, 2011.
  9. B. Fishbain, D. Hochbaum, and Y.T. Yang. “A new approach for real-time target tracking in videos”, SPIE Newsroom, DOI: 10.1117/2.1201301.004648, Jan 2013.
  10. B. Fishbain and O. Grembeck, “A Multi-Dimensional Clustering Algorithm for Studying Fatal Road Crashes”, Journal of Transportation and Statistics, 10(1):79-100, 2013.
  11. Y.T. Yang, B. Fishbain, D.S. Hochbaum, E.B. Norman and E. Swanberg, “The Supervised Normalized Cut Method for Detecting, Classifying, and Identifying Special Nuclear Materials”, INFORMS Journal on Computing, 26(1):45-58, 2014.
  12. S. Molchanov, I. Levy, Y. Etzion, U. Lerner, D.M. Broday and B. Fishbain, “On the feasibility of measuring urban air-pollution by wireless distributed sensor networks”, Science of the Total Environment, 502:537-547, 2015.
  13. U. Lerner, T. Yacobi, I. Levy, S. Moltchanov, B. Fishbain, “The effect of ego-motion on Environmental Monitoring”, Science of the Total Environment, 533:8-16, 2015.
  14. N. Avni, B. Fishbain and U. Shamir, “Water consumption patterns as a basis for water demand modeling”, Water Resource Research, 51(10):8165-8181, 2015.
  15. S. Moshenberg, U. Lerner and B. Fishbain, “Spectral Methods for Imputation of Missing Air Quality Data”, Environmental Systems Research, 4(26):1-13, 2015.
  16. Y. Goldfeld, O. Rabinovitch, B. Fishbain, T. Quadflieg and T. Gries, “Sensory Carbon Fiber based Textile-Reinforced Concrete for Smart Structures”, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 27(4):469-489, 2016.
  17. B. Fishbain, D.S. Hochbaum and S. Mueller, “A competitive study of the pseudoflow algorithm for the minimum s–t cut problem in vision applications”, Journal of Real-Time Image Processing, 11:589-609, 2016.
  18. G. Raviv, B. Fishbain and A. Shapira, “Analyzing risk factors in crane- related near-miss and accident reports”, Safety Science, 91:192-205, 2017.
  19. G. Raviv, A. Shapira and B. Fishbain, “AHP-based analysis of the risk potential of safety incidents: Case study of cranes in the construction industry”, Safety Science, 91:298-309, 2017.
  20. B. Fishbain, U. Lerner, T. Cole-Hunter, N. Castell, O. Popoola, D.M. Broday, T. Martinez Iñiguez, M. Nieuwenhuijsen, M. Jovasevic- Stojanovic, D. Topalovic, R.L. Jones, K. Galea, Y. Etzion, F. Kizel, Y.N. Golumbic, A .Baram-Tsabari, J.A. Robinson, D. Kocman, M. Horvat, V. Svecova, A. Arpaci and A. Bartonova, “An Evaluation Tool Kit of Air Quality Micro-Sensing Units”, Science of the Total Environment, 575(1):639-648, 2017.
  21. B. Fishbain and E. Moreno-Centeno, “Self-Calibrated Wireless Distributed Environmental Sensory Networks”, Scientific Reports, 6:24382; doi: 10.1038/srep24382 2016.
  22. N. Castell, F.R. Dauge, P. Schneider, M. Vogt, U. Lerner, B. Fishbain, D.M. Broday and A. Bartonova, “Can commercial low-cost sensor platforms contribute to air quality monitoring and exposure estimates?”, Environment International, 99:292-302, 2017.
  23. Y.N. Golumbic, D. Orr, A. Baram-Tsabari and B. Fishbain, “Between Vision and Reality: A Case Study of Scientists’ Views on Citizen Science”, Citizen Science: Theory and Practice (accepted).
  24. L.D. Frolich, D. Vizel-Ohayon, and B. Fishbain, “Spectral Methods for the Analysis of Bacteria in Water Wells”, Scientific Reports (accepted).
  25. U. Lerner, O. Hirshfeld and B. Fishbain, “Optimal Deployment of a Heterogeneous Environmental Sensor Network”, Journal of Environmental Informatics (accepted).

Peer reviewed publications

  1. B. Fishbain, S. Moshenberg and U. Lerner, “Optimal Noise Filtering of Sensory Array Gaseous Air Pollution Measurements”, Advances and New Trends in Environmental Informatics, 275-285, 2017.
  2. A. Nebenzal and B. Fishbain, “Hough-based Interpolation Scheme for Generating Accurate Dense Spatial Maps of Air Pollutants from Sparse Sensing”, International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Advances in Information and Communication Technology.
  3. B. Fishbain and E. Yafe, “Initial Assessment of Air Pollution and Emergency Ambulance Calls in 35 Israeli Cities”, Advances and New Trends in Environmental Informatics, 2018.

Books and book chapters

  1. B. Fishbain, Surveillance, Monitoring and Traffic Video Systems, VDM-Verlag Pub., Berlin, Germany, pp. 160, 2009. ISBN: 978-3-639-15240-1.
  2. B. Fishbain, “Framework for Analyzing Environmental Indicators Measurements Acquired by Wireless Distributed Sensory Network – Air Pollution showcase”, Environmental Indicators (Eds. R. Armon & O. Hänninen), 207-223, Springer, 2015.

Refereed papers in conference proceedings

  1. Sh. Gepshtein, A. Shtainman, B. Fishbain and L.P. Yaroslavsky, “Restoration of atmospheric turbulent video containing real motion using elastic image registration”, Proc. the 2004 European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO-2004), 477-480, Vienna, Austria, 6-10 September 2004.
  2. L.P. Yaroslavsky, B. Fishbain, A. Shteinman and Sh. Gepshtein, “Processing and Fusion of Thermal and Video Sequences for Terrestrial Long Range Observation Systems”, Proc. the 7th International Conference on Information Fusion, 848-855, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2004.
  3. L.P. Yaroslavsky, B. Fishbain, I.A. Ideses, D. Slasky and Z. Hadas, “Simple methods for real time stabilization of turbulent video”, ICO Topical Meeting on Optoinformatics, 138-140, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 4-7 September 2006.
  4. L.P. Yaroslavsky, I.A. Ideses, B. Fishbain, R. Vistuch and L. Ridel, “3D Video from 2D MPEG streams, Methods and applications”, ICO Topical Meeting on Optoinformatics, 136-137, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 4-7 September 2006.
  5. B. Fishbain, L.P. Yaroslavsky, I.A. Ideses, A. Shtern, and O. Ben-Zvi, “Real-time stabilization of long-range observation system turbulent video”, Proc. Real-Time Image Processing/Electronic Imaging 2007, SPIE 6496:12-22, San-Jose, CA, USA, 28 January – 1 February 2007.
  6. I.A. Ideses, L.P. Yaroslavsky, B. Fishbain and R. Vistuch, “3D video from compressed 2D video”, Proc. Stereoscopic Displays and Applications XVIII/Electronic Imaging, SPIE 6490:28-35, San-Jose, CA, USA, 28 January – 1 February 2007.
  7. I.A. Ideses, L.P. Yaroslavsky, I. Amit and B. Fishbain, “Depth map Quantization how much is Sufficient?”, Proc. 3DTV-Conference, Capture, Transmission and Display of 3D Video, 1-4, Kos Island, Greece, 7-9 May 2007.
  8. B. Fishbain, L.P. Yaroslavsky and I.A. Ideses, “Real Time Turbulent Video Perfecting by Image Stabilization and Super-resolution”, Proc. 7th IASTED International Conference on Visualization, Imaging, and Image Processing (VIIP 2007), 213-218, Palma de Mallorca Spain, 29-31 August 2007.
  9. I.A. Ideses, L.P. Yaroslavsky and B. Fishbain, “Depth Maps: Faster, Higher and Stronger?”, Proc. Three-Dimensional Image Capture and Applications/Electronic Imaging 2008, SPIE 6805:1-11, San- Jose, CA, USA, 28 January – 1 February 2008.
  10. L.P. Yaroslavsky, A. Agranovich, B. Fishbain and I.A. Ideses, “Precise differentiation can significantly improve the accuracy of optical flow measurements”, Proc. Image Processing: Algorithms and Systems VI/Electronic Imaging 2008, SPIE 6812:11-19, San-Jose, CA, USA, 28 January – 1 February 2008.
  11. L.P. Yaroslavsky, G. Shabat, B. Fishbain and I.A. Ideses, “Super- Resolution of Turbulent Video: Potentials and Limitations”, Proc. Image Processing: Algorithms and Systems VI/Electronic Imaging 2008, SPIE 6812:5-13, San-Jose, CA, USA, 28 January – 1 February 2008.
  12. B. Fishbain, L.P. Yaroslavsky, I.A. Ideses and F. Roffet-Crete, “No- Reference Method for Image Effective Bandwidth Estimation”, Proc. Image Quality and System Performance V/Electronic Imaging 2008, SPIE 6808:0X-1 – 0X-11, San-Jose, CA, USA, 28 January – 1 February 2008.
  13. B. Fishbain, L.P. Yaroslavsky and I.A. Ideses, “Real Time Turbulent Video Super-Resolution Using MPEG 4”, Proc. Real-Time Image Processing/Electronic Imaging 2008, SPIE 6811:6-9, San-Jose, CA, USA, 28 January – 1 February 2008.
  14. I.A. Ideses, B. Fishbain and L.P. Yaroslavsky, “Depth Map Manipulation for 3D Visualization”, Proc. IEEE 3DTV Conference, 337 – 340, Istanbul Turkey, 28-30 May 2008.
  15. L.P. Yaroslavsky, G. Shabat, B. Fishbain, B. G. Salomon and I. A. Ideses, “Non-uniform sampling, signal and image recovery from sparse data and the discrete sampling theorem”, Proc. Algorithms and Systems VII/Electronic Imaging 2009, SPIE 7245A, San-Jose, CA, USA, 18-22 January 2009.
  16. I.A. Ideses, L.P. Yaroslavsky and B. Fishbain, “Real-Time Depth Map Manipulation for 3D Visualization”, Proc. Real-time Image and Video Processing/Electronic Imaging 2009, SPIE 7244:72440J-1 – 72440J-8, San-Jose, CA, USA, 18-22 January 2009.
  17. B. Fishbain, I.A. Ideses, D. Mahalel and L.P. Yaroslavsky, “Real-Time Vision-Based Traffic Flow Measurements and Incident Detection”, Proc. Real-time Image and Video Processing/Electronic Imaging 2009, SPIE 7244: 72440I-1 – 72440I-12, San-Jose, CA, USA, 18-22 January 2009.
  18. B. Fishbain, Y.T. Yang and D.S. Hochbaum, “Real-time, Robust Target Tracking in Videos via Graph-cuts”, Proc. Real-Time Image and Video Processing/Electronic Imaging 2013, SPIE 8656: 865602-1 – 865602-9, San-Francisco California, February 5-6, 2013.
  19. Y. Etzion, D.M. Broday and B. Fishbain, “Analysis of image color and effective bandwidth as a tool for assessing air pollution at urban spatiotemporal scale”, Computational Imaging XI/Electronic Imaging 2013, SPIE 8657:86570U-1 – 86570U-11, San-Francisco California, February 5-6, 2013.
  20. N. Avni, B. Fishbain, and U. Shamir, “Pattern recognition in water demand data”, Proc. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Portland, OR, USA, June 1-5, 2014.
  21. Y. Goldfeld, O. Rabinovitch, T. Quadflieg, B. Fishbain, and T. Gries, “Smart Textile Reinforced Concrete Sensory Structures”, 7th European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, La Cité, Nantes, France, July 8-11, 2014.
  22. G. Raviv, A. Shapira, and B. Fishbain, “Analyzing and modelling near misses in crane-work environments”, ARCOM Doctoral Workshop on Health, Safety and Wellbeing, Association of Researchers in Construction Management, Lincoln, UK, September 7-9, 2015.
  23. G. Raviv, A. Shapira and B. Fishbain, “Systematic Approach to Crane-Related Near-Miss Analysis”, 8th International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 27-30, 2015.
  24. H-N Nguyen, B. Fishbain, E. Bitar, D. Mahalel, P-O Gutman, “Systematic Approach to Crane-Related Near-Miss Analysis”, 14th IFAC Symposium on Control in Transportation Systems (CTS 2016), Istanbul, Turkey, May 18-20, 2016.
  25. Y.N. Golumbic, A. Baram-Tsabari and B. Fishbain, “Increased knowledge and scientific thinking following participation of school students in air-quality research”, The 14th International Conference of Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Ghent, Belgium, July 3-8, 2016.
  26. S. Moshenberg, U. Lerner and B. Fishbain, “Optimal Noise Filtering in Atmospheric Pollution Measurements of Sensory Array”, EnviroInfo 2016, Berlin, Germany, Sep. 13–16, 2016.
  27. D. Brack, S. Scepanovic and B. Fishbain, “Mapping and optimizing big space data – an international, Interdisciplinary and intercultural perspective on the space related data processes”, 67th International Astronautic Congress, Guadalajara, Mexico, 26–30 September, 2016.
  28. A. Nebenzal and B. Fishbain, “Hough-based Interpolation Scheme for Generating Accurate Dense Spatial Maps of Air Pollutants from Sparse Sensing”, International Symposium on Environmental Software Systems, Zadar, Croatia, 10-12 May, 2017.
  29. B. Fishbain and E. Yafe, “Initial Assessment of Air Pollution and Emergency Ambulance Calls in 35 Israeli Cities”, EnviroInfo 2017, Belval, Luxembuorg, 13-15 Sep 2017.

Patents

  1. I.A. Ideses, L.P. Yaroslavsky, B. Fishbain and R. Vistuch, “Methods and Systems for Use in 3D Video Generation, Storage and Compression”, US Patent #20080205791, 28-8-2008.
  2. B. Fishbain, I.A. Ideses and L.P. Yaroslavsky, “An Apparatus and Method for Real-time Super-resolution which Incorporates the Family of ITU and MPEG Video Coding Standards”, US Patent #20100272184, 28-10-2010.
  3. T. Asheri, S. Ezra, and B. Fishbain, “Detecting Contaminants via Ma- chine Learning”, US Provisional Patent #62/133,635, 18-3-2015.

Conferences Presentations

Plenary, keynote and invited talks

  1. B. Fishbain, Y.T. Yang and D.S. Hochbaum, “Real-time, Robust Target Tracking in Videos via Graph-cuts”, Real-Time Image and Video Processing/Electronic Imaging 2013, SPIE 8656: 865602-1 – 865602-9, San-Francisco California, February 5-6, 2013 invited talk.

Presentations

  1. L. Mihailescu, B. Fishbain, D.S. Hochbaum, J. Maltz, C.J. Moore, J. Rohel, L. Supic and K. Vetter, “Dynamic stand-off 3D gamma-ray imaging”, 12th Symposium on Radiation Measurements and Applications (SORMA), University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, USA, 24-27 May, 2010.
  2. Y.T. Yang, B. Fishbain, D.S. Hochbaum, E.B. Norman and E. Swanberg “Multi-Pronged Approach for Detecting, Classifying and Identifying Special Nuclear Materials”, 12th INFORMS Computing Society Conference, Monterey, California, January 9-11, 2011.
  3. B. Fishbain, D.S Hochbaum and Stefan Mueller, “Competitive Analysis of Minimum-Cut Maximum Flow Algorithms in Vision Problems”, 12th INFORMS Computing Society Conference, Monterey, California, January 9-11, 2011.
  4. B. Fishbain, Y.T. Yang and D.S. Hochbaum, “Segmentation and Target Tracking Using Pseudoflow Algorithm Through Joint Utilization of Color and Coarse Motion Data”, 12th INFORMS Computing Society Conference, Monterey, California, January 9-11, 2011.
  5. Y. Etzion, D.M. Broday, B. Fishbain, “Assessing PM Concentrations at Urban Spatiotemporal Scale by Image Analysis Based on the Image Effective Bandwidth Measure”, American Association for Aerosol Research 32nd Annual Conference, Portland Oregon, September 30- October 4, 2013.
  6. D.M. Broday, B. Fishbain, Y. Etzion, I. Levy, “Evaluation of Low-Cost PM Sensors, Intended for Use in a Dense Monitoring Grid”, American Association for Aerosol Research 32nd Annual Conference, Portland Oregon, September 30-October 4, 2013.
  7. J. Shashank, I. Levy, B. Fishbain, and D.M. Broday, “Application of distributed sensor networks for estimating exposures to air pollution in urban areas”, Conference of ISEE, ISES and ISIAQ on Environment and Health, Basel, Switzerland August 19 – 23, 2013.
  8. Y. Etzion, B. Fishbain, and D.M. Broday, “Assessing exposure to ambient air pollution at the urban temporal scale by analysis of image color and effective bandwidth”, Conference of ISEE, ISES and ISIAQ on Environment and Health, Basel, Switzerland, August 19 – 23, 2013.
  9. U. Lerner, T. Yacobi, I. Levy, S.A. Moltchanov, T. Cole-Hunter and B. Fishbain, “The effect of ego-motion on environmental monitoring”, EPScon 2015 conference, Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel.
  10. Y.N. Golumbic, A. Baram-Tsabari, and B. Fishbain, “Participation of schools in scientific air quality research”, Annual Science and Environment Conference, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, October 12-14, 2015.
  11. N. Castell, U. Lerner, B. Fishbain, F. René Dauge, P. Schneider, M. Vogt and A. Bartonova, “Can low-cost sensors contribute to air quality assessment and citizen science?”, 1st International European Citizen Science Association (ECSA) Conference, Berlin, Germany, May 19–21, 2016.
  12. Y.N. Golumbic, B. Fishbain and A. Baram-Tsabari, “Empowering citizens through citizen science. CITI-SENSE – The case study of Haifa, Israel”, 1st International European Citizen Science Association (ECSA) Conference, Berlin, Germany, May 19–21, 2016.
  13. N. Avni, B. Fishbain, M. Housh, U. Shamir, “The Effect of Water Demand Uncertainty on Management of Regional Water Systems”, World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, West Palm Beach, FL, USA, May 22–26, 2016.
  14. T. Yacobi, Y. Etzion and B. Fishbain, “Assessing PM ambient levels from a set of still images”, 2016 Annual convention of the Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 21–23, 2016.
  15. A. Nebenzal and B. Fishbain, “Long Term Forecasting of NO2 in Metropolitan Areas Using the Discrete Time Markov Model”, 2016 Annual convention of the Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 21–23, 2016.
  16. U. Lerner and B. Fishbain, “Sensor Evaluation Toolkit (SET) for assessing Micro Sensing Air Quality Units”, 2016 Annual convention of the Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 21–23, 2016.
  17. Y.N. Golumbic, B. Fishbain and A. Baram-Tsabari, “Citizen guided design of Air Quality Information Dissemination System”, 2016 Annual convention of the Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 21–23, 2016.
  18. T. Yacobi, Y. Etzion, R. Jayaratne, M.M. Rahman, L. Morawska and B. Fishbain, “Assessing Exposure to Ambient Fine Particulate Matter Based on Digital Imagery”, International Society for Environmental Epidemiology Conference 2016, Rome, Italy, September 1–4, 2016.
  19. U. Lerner, O. Hirshfeld and B. Fishbain, “Optimal Deployment of a Heterogeneous Environmental Sensor Network”, International Society for Environmental Epidemiology Conference 2016, Rome, Italy, September, 1–4, 2016.
  20. T. Yacobi, Y. Etzion, R. Jayaratne, M.M. Rahman, L. Morawska and B. Fishbain, “Quality of Digital Images as Means of Ambient Fine PM Assessment”, 22nd European Aerosol Conference, Tours, France, September 4–9, 2016.
  21. N. Avni, B. Fishbain and U. Shamir, “Regional Water Supply System Management Under Demand Uncertainty: Using Aggregation Rules to Derive an Operation Policy from Implicit Stochastic Programming Models”, World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Sacremento, CA, USA, May 21–25, 2017.
  22. L. Frolich and B. Fishbain, “Spectral Methods for the Analysis of Bacteria Counts in Water Wells”, World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Sacremento, CA, USA, May 21–25, 2017.
  23. L. Perlman-Sela and B. Fishbain “Integrated information modeling for resilient water infrastructure systems”, World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Sacremento, CA, USA, May 21–25, 2017.
  24. Y.N. Golumbic, B. Fishbain and A. Baram-Tsabari, “Presenting Scientific Data to Layman Users Practices”, 2017 Annual convention of the Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 21–23, 2016.