PUBLICATION LIST:

- REFEREED INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL PAPERS

[1] **B. Cong, **"On Encoding Neural Networks to Estimate the Atmospheric Point Spread Function in a Parallel Environment," submit to Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing Practice.

[2] **B. Cong,** H.K. Dai, "On Mapping Neural Networks to Massively Parallel Computing Systems," submit to Journal of Computer Science and Information Management.

[3] **B. Cong,** S.Q. Zheng, "Near-Optimal Simulations of Trees by Fibonacci Cubes," submit to International Journal of Parallel and Distributed Systems and Networks.

[4] **B. Cong, **S.Q. Zheng, "Optimum Simulations by Fibonacci Cube Networks," submit to Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing.

[5] S. Bettayeb,** B. Cong,** M. Girou, H. Sudborough "Embedding Star Networks into Hypercube Networks," IEEE Trans. on Computers, vol.45, pp. 186-194. Feb., 1996.

[6] **B. Cong,** S. Bettayeb, S. Zheng "Trade-off Considerations in Designing Efficient VLSI Feasible Interconnection Networks", Journal of VLSI Design, pp. 366-374, Feb. 1995.

[7] **B. Cong,** S. Joshi, A. Salehnia, S. Shin, G. Bergum "A New Expert System Support for Hybrid Ethernet Configuration Design," International Journal of Microcomputer Applications, Vol. 13, No.1, 1994, pp.42 - 47.

[8] S. Bettayeb, **B. Cong, **M. Girou, Q. Hu, X. Shen, H. Sudborough "The 4-Star Graph is not a Subgraph of Any Hypercube," Information Processing Letters, Vol. 45(1993) 199-203.

[9] S. Bettayeb, **B. Cong, **M. Girou, H. Sudborough "Simulating Permutation Networks on Hypercubes," Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 583, pp.61-70.

[10]** B. Cong**, Z. Miller, H. Sudborough "Optimum Simulation of Meshes by Small Hypercubes," Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 464, pp.30-46.

[11] R. Burke, **B. Cong**, Y. Li "An Automatic Transcript Evaluation System," International Journal of Microcomputer Applications, vol.14, No3, 1995. pp. 123-128.

[12] **B. Cong,** A. Salehnia, S. Shin "Expert Systems and Expert System Languages," J. of Computing in Small Colleges. Vol. 7, pp. 1-10.

[13] **B. Cong,** Y. Li, S. Zheng "Hamiltonian Paths and Hamiltonian Cycles in Fibonacci Cubes with Applications," Journal of Computing and Information, July 1995.

II. REFEREED CONFERENCES PAPERS

[1] **B. Cong **"Statistics in Neural Network Design", Proc. of 1994 International Fuzzy Systems and Intelligent Control Conference (IFSICC 94), March, 1994. Louisville.

[2] **B. Cong**, A. Salehnia "Fixed CCC Embedding is NP-Complete", Proc. of International Conference of Computer Design and Applications, March, 1994, Long Beach, CA.

[3] **B. Cong**, S. Pampti "A Dynamic Routing Algorithm for High Traffic Networks", Proc. of IEEE Symposium on Intelligent Systems in Communications and Power (SISCAP'94)

[4] **B. Cong, **S. Zheng, S. Shama "On simulations of Linear Arrays, Rings and 2-D Meshes on Fibonacci Cube Networks", Proc. of IEEE 7th International Parallel Processing Symposium (April, 1993), pp.748-752. Newport Beach, CA.

[5] **B. Cong**, H. Sudborough "Dilation-4 Embedding of 2-D meshes into Star Graphs", Proc of 1st International Conference on Computer Communications and Network (June, 1992), San Diego. pp. 6-10.

[6] **B. Cong, **G. Bergum, S. Shama "Simulation Tree Structures by Fibonacci-Cubes", Proc. of 1st International Conference on Computer Communications and Network (June, 1992), San Diego. pp. 279-284.

[7]** B. Cong, **A. Salehnia, S. Shin, S. Sharma, S. Joshi "Evaluation of Computer Network Topologies", Proc. of International Conference on Computer Applications in Design, Simulation and Analysis (March, 1993), Washington, D.C.

[8] **B. Cong**, S. Bettayeb, S. Zheng "The Star-Hypercube Hybrid Interconnection Networks", Proc. of International Conference on Computer Applications in Design, Simulation and Analysis (March, 1993), Washington, D.C.

[9] **B. Cong**, M. Cao "Intelligent Search Under Uncertain Environments", Proc. of Second Golden West International Conference on Intelligent System. (June, 1992) Reno, NE. pp.141-147.

[10] **B. Cong, **S. Zheng "On Lower Bounds of Network Embedding Dilations", Proc. of IEEE 36th Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Aug., 1993, Detroit.

[11] **B. Cong **"A New Generalized Star Graph Network", Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Oct., 1994. pp.767-771.

[12]** B. Cong**, G. Li, S. Shin "Embedding Complete Binary Trees into X-Cubes", Proc. of the 6th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems, Oct., 1994, pp.125-129.

[13] T. Meyerink, **B. Cong,** A. Salehnia, "Inductive Learning on Massively Parallel Computer Systems", Proc. of International Conference on Intelligent Information Management Systems. June, 1995. pp. 138-141

[14] **B. Cong, **G. Li** **"Embedding Large 3-D Meshes into Small Hypercubes", Proc. of 7th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems.

[15] **B. Cong**,** **"A New Routing Algorithm", to appear at Proc. of International Conference on Networks.

[16] **B. Cong **"Design Efficient Interconnection Networks" Proc. of the Association of Management 12th Annual International, Aug. 1994. pp.104-113.

[17] A. Salehnia, **B. Cong,** S. Shin, T. Meyerink "An Expert System Prototype for Image Processing", Proc. of the International Conference on Intelligent Information Management Systems. June 1995. pp. 173-175.

[18] A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, S. Shin, M. Poumaghshband, "Packaged Expert Systems Language", Proc. of International Conference on Computer Applications in Design, Simulation and Analysis (March, 1993), Washington, D.C.

[19] S. Shin, R. Gantenbein, **B. Cong**, A. Salehnia, "Evaluation of Software Fault Tolerance Approaches to Distributed Systems", Proc. of the Fifth International Conference on Parallel & Distributed Computing & Systems (Nov., 1992), Washington, D.C.

[20] A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, S. Shin, Z. Alishiri, "Managerial Applications of Expert System Languages and Tools", Proc. of 3rd International Conference on Information Resources Management (May, 1992), Charleston. pp. 172-181.

[21] S. Shin, **B. Cong**, A. Salehnia, "Implementation of a Natural Language Query Generator Using Definite Clause Grammars", Proc. of Sixth International Conference on Symbolic and Logical Computing (October, 1992). Madison, SD.

[22] **B. Cong**, A. Salehnia, "AI Languages, Today and Tomorrow". Proc. of 25th Annual Small College Computing Symposium (April, 1992), University of North Dakota. Grand Forks, ND. pp.8-16.

[23] **B. Cong**, S. Joshi, A. Salehnia, S. Sharma, S. Shin, "Issues on Network Topologies", Proc. of 77th Annual Meeting of South Dakota Academy of Science, April 1992.

[24] **B. Cong**, F. Minyard, A. Salehnia, S. Shin, "CASE STUDY: Real Time Expert Systems", Proc. of 77th Annual Meeting of South Dakota Academy of Science, April 1992.

[25] J. Gadd, S. Shin, A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, "Software Market Research and Software Implementation Methodology", Proc. of 77th Annual Meeting of South Dakota Academy of Science, April 1992.

[26] S. Shin, A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, R. Gantenbein, "Implementation Issues of Software Fault Tolerant Systems with Case Tools", Proc. of Information Systems Education Conference, March, 1992.

[27] A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, S. Shin, M. Pournaghshband, "OPS5, CLIPS and Expert Systems: A Comparison", ISECON '92 Information Systems Education Conference, March 1992.

[28] **B. Cong**, R. Burke, "A Neural System for Transcript Evaluation", Proc. of 27 SCCS, April, Iowa.

[29] A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, S. Shin, "Design of LAN for a Library", Proc. of Computer Application in Industry, Mar. 1993, Chicago.

[30] **B. Cong, **A. Salehnia, S.Shin, "Networks and MIS Applications", Proc. of 4th International Conference of Information Resources Management Association, May, 1993. Salt Lake.

[31] A. Salehnia, **B. Cong, **S. Shin, "LANs in Library Applications", Proc. of 4th International Conference of Information Resources Management Association, May, 1993. Salt Lake.

[32] S. Shin, A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, "Implementation of Software Fault Tolerant Systems Using Excelerator Case Tool", Proc. of 4th International Conference of Information Resources Management Association, May, 1993. Salt Lake.

[33] **B. Cong**, S. Zheng "Optimum Embeddings of Trees to Fibonacci Cubes," Proc. of 28th IEEE Southeast Symposium on System Theory, Baton Rouge, LA, March, 1996.

[34] G. Li, **B. Cong **"Pointer Jumping on Hypercube Connected Networks", Proc. of the 28th SCCS. pp. 324-332.

[35] T. Meyerink, **B. Cong **"Parallelizing Inductive Learning", Proc. of the 28th SCCS. pp.341-351.

[36] S. Shin, **B. Cong**, A. Salehnia, C. Oh "Optimization of Image Processing Via a Parallel Workstation Approach", Prof. the 2nd International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design.

March, 1995. pp. 196-200.

[37] A. Salehnia, **B. Cong**, S. Shin "Artificial Neural Networks and Their Applications", Proc. of the 1995 Information Resources Management Association International Conference. May 1995.

pp.163-167.

[38] **B. Cong**, "A New Distributed Routing Algorithm," Proc. of the 8th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems, Chicago, Oct., 1996.

[39] **B. Cong**, Y. Ning, W. Zhau, "Image Data Classification by Neural Networks and SIMD Machines," Proc. of the 8th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and systems, Chicago, Oct.1996.

[40] N. Kuriyavar, T. meyerink, **B. Cong**, A. Salehnia, "ATM Network Rerouting with One Link Failure," Proc. of the 3rd Mid-continent Information and DAtabase Systems Conference, Aug., 1996, Fargo, ND, pp.40-45.

[41] G. Li, **B. Cong**, "Pointer Jumping Networks and Their Applications," Proc. of International Conference on Intelligent Information Management Systems, June, 1996, Washington, D.C., pp.139-143.

[42] **B. Cong**,** **G. Bergum, Y. He, "Solving the Triangle Puzzle Problems," Proc. Of International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering (CAINE98), Nov. 11-13, Las Vegas, NV.

[43] **B. Cong**, "Mapping of ANNs on Linear Array with a Reconfigurable pipelined Bus System," Proc. Of International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA’97), June 1997, Las Vegas.

[44] **B. Cong**, "On Embedding of Neural Networks into Massively Parallel Computer Systems," Proc.

of IEEE National Aerospace and Electronics Conference (NAECON’97), July 1997, Dayton.

[45] **B. Cong**, L. Wu, Y. Chen, D. Helder, "Estimation of the Atmospheric Point Spread Function Using a Collection of Neural Networks," Proc. of the 9^{th} International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems, Oct. 1997, Washington, D. C.

[46] **B. Cong**, "Estimation of the Atmospheric Point Spread Function Using the Neural Network Approach," Proc. of ISCA 10^{th} International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems, Oct. 1997, New Orleans.

[47] **B. Cong**, "Estimating the APSF Using ANNs," Presented at the NSF EPSCoR Joint North Dakota/South Dakota State Conference, Sept. 27, 1997.

[48]** B. Cong**, "The Com-Star Network: A New Family of Star Graph Networks," Proc. of ACM 1993 Symposium on Applied Computing (Feb.,1993), pp. 854-862, Indianapolis.

[49] M. Liu, **B. Cong,** "Queueing in Client-Server Systems," Proc. Of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA’98), pp. 551-558. Las Vegas, NV. July 13-16, 1998.