FullName:
Prof. Emil Semerdjiev
Date of Birth:
4th of June ,1956
Died on:
31th of August ,2001
Nationality:
Bulgarian
Marital Status:
Married, son and daugther
Office Address:
Acad. G.Bonchev Str., bl.25 A, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
Phone:
(+359 2) 979 66 20


EDUCATION

  • D.Sc. in Ships Collision Avoidance Systems - Rakovsky War College, Sofia, Bulgaria, 1990.
  • Ph.D. in Unmanned Aircraft Landing Systems - Zhukovsky Air Force Engineering Academy, Moscow, Russia, 1981.
  • M.Sc. in Avionics - Zhukovsky Air Force Engineering Academy, Moscow, Russia, 1978.


  • PROFESSIONAL RECORDS

  • Title: Professor
  • Position: Head of Department


  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

  • Member of IEEE.
  • Member of AFCEA.
  • Full member of International Academy of Information Processes and Technologies (IAIPT), Moscow, Russia.


  • PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Multiple Target Tracking - methods, algorithms & software for radar systems.
  • Mathematical modeling - methods & algorithms.
  • Ships collision avoidance systems - methods & algorithms.
  • Advanced parallel data processing - methods & algorithms.
  • Radar simulators - algorithms & software.


  • TEACHING

  • Supervision of Ph.D. Thesises of Mr. Kiril M. Alexiev, 1997.
  • Supervision of Ph.D. Thesises of Mrs. Albena P. Tchamova, 1998.
  • Supervision of Ph.D. Thesises of Mrs. Boriana P. Vassileva, 1999.
  • Lecture course on: Advanced Air Traffic Control Radar and Navigation
  • Systems, Department of Air Transport of Technical University, Sofia, Bulgaria.


  • OTHERS

  • Languages: Fluent English, Perfect Russian.
  • Computer Skills: MS-DOS, MS WINDOWS, MS-OFFICE, PASCAL, DELPHI, FORTRAN.
  • Military Service: Colonel Lft.


  • LIST OF RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Semerdjiev, E.A., L.S. Mihaylova, Tz. Semerdjiev. "Manoevring Ship Model Identification and IMM Tracking Algorithm Design", Proc. of 1-st Intern. Conf. on Multisource-Multisensor Inform. Fusion (FUSION'98), LV, Nevada, USA, Vol.2, pp.968-973, 1998.
  • Semerdjiev, E.A., L.S. Mihaylova. "Adaptive IMM Algorithm for Manoevring Ship Tracking", Proc. of 1st Intern. Conf. on Multisource-Multisensor Inf. Fusion (FUSION'98), LV, Nevada, USA, Vol.2, pp.974-979, 1998.
  • Semerdjiev E.A., K.M. Alexiev, L. Bojilov, "Multiple Sensor Data Association Algorithm Using Hough Transform for Track Initiation". Proc. of 1st Intern. Conf. on Multisource-Multisensor Inform. Fusion (FUSION'98), LV, Nevada, Vol.2, pp.980-985, USA.
  • Semerdjiev E.A., A.Pl. Tchamova," An Approach for A Fast Reduction of the Full Ignorance In the Target Identification Process". Proc. of 1st Intern. Conf. on Multisource-Multisensor Inform. Fusion (Fusion'98), LV, Nevada, Vol.2, pp.986-991, USA.
  • Semerdjiev, E.A, V.G. Bogdanova. "Nonlinear Model and IMM Tracking Algorithm for Sea Radars", Proc. of 40 Intern. Wissentschaftl. Kolloquim, 1, Ilmenau, Deutschland, 140-145, 1995.
  • Semerdjiev E.A., K.M. Alexieff, E.N. Djerassi, Tz.A. Semerdjiev. "Multiple Hypothesis Tracking Algorithm Using Hough Transform". Compte rendus de l'Academie Bulgare des Sciences, Vol.49/4, 37-40, 1996.
  • Semerdjiev E.A., K.M. Alexieff, E.N. Djerassi, V.G. Bogdanova. "Performance Evaluation of a Multiple Hypothesis Tracking Algorithm Using Hough Transform". Compte rendus de l'Academie Bulgare des Sciences, Vol.49/4, 51-54, 1996.
  • Semerdjiev, E.A., A.Pl. Tchamova, P. D. Konstantinova. "Multiple Hypothesis Tracking Using Demster-Shafer's Attribute Class Estimation", Comptes rendus de l'Academie Bulgare des Sciences, Vol.50/7, 1997.
  • Semerdjiev, E., Tz, Semerdjiev, Bulgarian MSDF R&D National Program and Activities, Presented at the Second Intern. Conf. on Multisource - Multisensor Information Fusion (FUSION' 99), Sunnyvale, USA, 1999.
  • Mihaylova, L., and E. Semerdjiev, An IMM Algorithm for Stochastic Systems Control, In Proc. of EuroFusion’ 99 Data Fusion Conference - International Conference on Data Fusion, 5th-7th October, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK, pp.49-54, 1999.
  • Angelova, D., E. Semerdjiev, L. Mihaylova, and X.R.Li, An IMMPDAF Solution to Benchmark Problem for Tracking in Clutter and Standoff Jammer, In Proc. of EuroFusion’99 Data Fusion Conference - International Conference on Data Fusion, 5th-7th October, pp.123-129, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK, 1999.
  • Angelova, D., Tz.A. Semerdjiev, V.P. Jilkov, E.A. Semerdjiev, Application of a Monte Carlo Method for Tracking Maneuvering Target in Clutter, Proc. of the Second IMACS Seminar on Monte-Carlo Methods, pp. 61, Varna, 7-11 June, 1999 (accepted in. Mathematics and Computers in Simulation).
  • Mihaylova, L., Semerdjiev, E., and X.R. Li, Detection and Localization of Faults in System Dynamics by IMM Estimator, Proc. of the Second Intern. Conf. on Multisource-Multisensor Information Fusion (Fusion’ 99), pp.937-943, 6-8 July, 1999, pp.937-943, Sunnyvale, California, USA.
  • Semerdjiev, E., L. Mihaylova, L., and X. R. Li, An Adaptive IMM Filter for Aircrafts Tracking, Proc. of the Second Intern. Conf. on Multisource-Multisensor Information Fusion (Fusion’99), 6-8 July 1999, pp.770-777, Sunnyvale Hilton Inn, Sunnyvale, California, USA.
  • Semerdjiev, E., L.Mihaylova, and Tz.Semerdjiev. Manoevring Ship Model Identification and In-ter-acting Multiple Model Tracking Algorithm Design, In Proc of the First Intern. Conf. on Multisource-Multisensor Information Fusion (Fusion’ 98), Vol.2, pp.968-973, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 6-9, 1998.


  • INTERNATIONAL R & D PROJECTS

  • Tz. A. Semerdjiev, V. P. Jilkov, D. S. Angelova and E. A. Semerdjiev. PKF & MSDF: Research Continuation. Research Project Report for ELTA Electronics Ltd., Israel 1994, pages 279.