Riccardo Poli's Publications in Biomedical Engineering, BCI and related fields


Chapters of Books

  1. G. Coppini, R. Poli, and G. Valli. Reti neurali e visione artificiale. In Neuroscienze e scienze dell'artificiale: dal neurone all'intelligenza, pages 259-277. Pàtron, Bologna, 1991.
  2. R. Poli and G. Valli, Hopfield neural nets for the optimum segmentation of medical images, in Handbook of Neural Computation, E. Fiesler and R. Beale, Eds., chapter G.5.5. Oxford University Press, 1996.
  3. R. Poli and G. Valli, Algorithms for the recovery of 3D shapes of anatomical structures from single x-ray images. Invited Chapter in Leondes CT (Ed), Computational Methods in Biophysics, Biomaterials, Biotechnology and Medical Systems, Volume 1: Algorithm Techniques, Chapter 3, pages 93-125 Kluwer, Boston, 2003.
  4. Luca Citi, Riccardo Poli, and Caterina Cinel, High-significance Averages of Event-related Potential via Genetic Programming, Genetic Programming Theory and Practice VII, Chapter 9, pages 135-157, Springer, 2009.
  5. Riccardo Poli, Mathew Salvaris, and Caterina Cinel, Evolution of an effective brain-computer interface mouse via genetic programming with adaptive Tarpeian bloat control, Genetic Programming Theory and Practice IX, 2011.

Journal Articles

  1. A. Arcangeli, M. R. Del Bene, R. Poli, L. Ricupero, and M. Olivotto. Mutual contact of murine erythroleukemia cells activates depolarizing cation channels, whereas contact with extracellular substrata activates hypolarizing Ca2+-dependent K+ channels. Journal of Cellular Physiology, 139:1-8, 1989.
  2. R. Calamai, G. Coppini, M. Demi, R. Poli, and G. Valli. A computational approach to medical imaging. Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences, 34(1):42-50, 1990.
  3. M. Innocenti, R. Civinini, R. Poli, and G. Villa. Analisi computerizzata delle immagini. Giornale Italiano di Ortopedia e Traumatologia, 16 (Suppl.)(1):69-78, 1990.
  4. S. Cagnoni, R. Poli, R. Livi, G. Coppini, and G. Valli. Reti neurali e cronoterapia dell'ipertensione. Difesa Sociale, 6:103-108, 1991.
  5. R. Poli, S. Cagnoni, R. Livi, G. Coppini, and G. Valli. A neural network expert system for diagnosing and treating hypertension. IEEE Computer, 24(3):64-71, 1991.
  6. G. Coppini, R. Poli, M. Rucci, and G. Valli. A neural network architecture for understanding discrete three-dimensional scenes in medical imaging. Computer and Biomedical Research, 25:569-585, 1992.
  7. D. Caramella, G. Coppini, R. Poli, M. Rucci, and G. Valli. A neural network approach to MR and CT image understanding. Radiologia Diagnostica, 33(5):341-344, 1992.
  8. S. Cagnoni, G. Coppini, R. Poli, G. Valli, and R. De Dominicis. Visione artificiale di immagini mediche. La Radiologia Medica, 84(4):309-312, 1992. Suppl. 2.
  9. S. Cagnoni, G. Coppini, R. Poli, G. Valli, R. Fargnoli, and R. De Dominicis. Reti neurali per il riconoscimento di lesioni. La Radiologia Medica, 84(4):336-339, 1992. Suppl. 2.
  10. G. Coppini, M. Demi, R. Poli, and G. Valli. An artificial vision system for X-ray images of human coronary trees. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 15(2):156-162, 1993.
  11. R. Poli, G. Coppini, and G. Valli. Recovery of 3-D closed surfaces from sparse data. Computer Vision Graphics and Image Processing: Image Understanding, 60(1):1-25, 1994.
  12. G. Coppini, R. Poli, and G. Valli. Recovery of the 3-D shape of the left ventricle from echocardiographic images, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 14(2):301-317, June 1995.
  13. R. Poli, S. Cagnoni, and G. Valli, Genetic design of optimum linear and nonlinear QRS detectors, IEEE Transactions of Biomedical Engineering, 42(11):1137-1141, November 1995.
  14. R. Poli and G. Valli, An Algorithm for Real-time Vessel Enhancement and Detection, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 52:1-22, November 1996.
  15. R. Poli and G. Valli, Shape from Radiological Density, Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 65(3):361-381, 1997.
  16. G. Valli, R. Poli, S. Cagnoni and G. Coppini, Neural networks and prior knowledge help the segmentation of medical images, Journal of Computing and Information Technology (CIT), 6(2): 117-133, 1998.
  17. S. Cagnoni, A.B. Dobrzeniecki, R. Poli, and J.C. Yanch. Genetic algorithm-based interactive segmentation of 3D medical images. Image and Vision Computing, 17:881-895, 1999.
  18. C. Cinel, G. W. Humphreys and R. Poli, Cross-modal Illusory Conjunctions between Vision and Touch, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, Vol. 28, No. 5, pages 1243-1266, 2002.
  19. L. Citi, R. Poli, C. Cinel and F. Sepulveda, P300-based Brain Computer Interface Mouse with Genetically-optimised Analogue Control, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 16(1):51-61, February, 2008.
  20. Riccardo Poli, Luca Citi, Francisco Sepulveda, and Caterina  Cinel, Analogue Evolutionary Brain Computer Interfaces, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, November 2009.
  21. Riccardo Poli, Caterina Cinel, Luca Citi and Francisco  Sepulveda, Reaction-time Binning: a Simple Method for Increasing the Resolving Power of ERP Averages, Psychophysiology, Volume 47, issue 3, pages 467-485, Jan 2010.
  22. L. Citi, R. Poli, and C. Cinel, Documenting, modelling and exploiting P300 amplitude changes due to variable target delays in Donchin's speller, Journal of Neural Engineering, vol. 7,  Oct. 2010.
  23. R. Poli and M. Salvaris, Comment on "Fast attainment of computer cursor control with noninvasively acquired brain signals", Journal of Neural Engineering, August, 2011.

Conferences and Workshops

  1. G. Valli, G. Coppini, and R. Poli. Artificial vision systems in medical imaging. In Proceedings of 1st European Conference on Informatics, Teaching and Urology, pages 512-522. Zambeletti, 1989. PDF File
  2. R. Poli, M. Demi G. Coppini, and G. Valli. An artificial vision system for coronary angiography. In 17th International Conference on Computers in Cardiology, pages 17-20, Chicago, 1990. IEEE Computer Society Press. PDF File
  3. S. Cagnoni, G. Coppini, R. Livi, R. Poli, P.T. Scarpelli, and G. Valli. A neural network expert system for computer-assisted analysis of blood-pressure data. In Proceedings of Computers in Cardiology, Venice, pages 473-476. IEEE Computer Society Press, 1991.
  4. R. Poli, D. Caramella, M. Rucci, and G. Valli. A neural network approach to MR and CT image understanding. In Computer Assisted Radiology, pages 594-599, Berlin, 1991. Springer-Verlag. PDF File
  5. R. Poli, G. Coppini, R. Nobili, and G. Valli. LV shape recovery from echocardiographic images by means of computer vision techniques and neural networks. In Computers in Cardiology, pages 117-120, Venice, 1991. IEEE Computer Society press.
  6. R. Poli, G. Coppini, and G. Valli. 3-D local and global shape descriptors for the analysis of anatomical structures. In Mediterranean Conference of Medical and Biological Engineering - MEDICON '92, pages 863-866, Capri, 1992. PDF File
  7. G. Coppini, R. Poli, and G. Valli. Methods for medical image understanding. In Topics on Biomedical Physics, Proceedings of the 6th AIFB National Conference, pages 49-56, Singapore, 1992. World Scientific. PDF File
  8. G. Coppini, R. Poli, R. Legittimo, R. De Dominicis and G. Valli. A neural network system for detecting lung nodules in chest radiograms. In Computer Assisted Radiology, pages 594-599, Berlin, 1993. Springer-Verlag. PDF File
  9. R. Poli, G. Coppini, A. Moreschini and G. Valli. Recupero della Forma 3-D di Strutture Anatomiche da Radiogrammi Singoli. Convegno Nazionale AEI, pp. 159-163, Ancona, 1993. PDF File
  10. R. Poli and G. Valli. Neural Inhabitants of MR and Echo Images Segment Cardiac Structures. In Computers in Cardiology, pages 193-196, London, 1993. IEEE Computer Society press. PDF File
  11. S. Cagnoni, A. B. Dobrzeniecki, J. C. Yanch and R. Poli. Interactive Segmentation of Multi-Dimensional Medical Data with Contour-Based Application of Genetic Algorithms. In First IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, vol.3, pp. 498-502, Austin, 1994, IEEE. PDF File
  12. R. Poli. Genetic programming for image analysis. In John R. Koza, editor, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Genetic Programming, pages 363-368, Stanford, July 1996. MIT Press. PDF File
  13. R. Poli and S. Cagnoni, Evolution of Psuedo-colouring Algorithms for Image Enhancement with Interactive Genetic Programming, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Genetic Programming, GP'97, pp. 269-277, Stanford, July 1997. Morgan Kaufmann. PDF File
  14. Luca Citi, Riccardo Poli, Caterina Cinel, Francisco Sepulveda, Feature Selection and Classification in Brain Computer Interfaces by a Genetic Algorithm, in R. Poli et al. (editors), Late-breaking papers of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO), Seattle, USA, June 26-30 2004 (CD ROM) PDF File
  15. Citi, L., Poli,R., Sepulveda,F., "An Evolutionary Approach To Feature Selection And Classification in P300-based BCI". Biomedizinische Technik (Biomedical Engineering), Vol. 49, pp. 41-42, 2004. Proceedings of 2nd International BCI workshop and Training Course. PDF File
  16. C. Cinel, R. Poli, L. Citi, Possible sources of perceptual errors in P300-based speller paradigm. Special issue of Biomedizinische Technik (Biomedical Engineering), Vol. 49, pp. 39-40, Proceedings of the 2nd International Brain-Computer Interface Workshop and Training Course 2004, Graz. PDF File
  17. Luca Citi, Riccardo Poli and Caterina Cinel, Analogue P300-based BCI pointing device, Special issue of Biomedizinische Technik (Biomedical Engineering), Proceedings of 3rd International BCI workshop and Training Course, pages 92-93, Graz, 2006. PDF File
  18. Carlo Menon, Cristina de Negueruela, José del Rosario Millán, Oliver Tonet, Federico Carpi, Michael Broschart, Pierre Ferrez, Anna Buttfield, Paolo Dario, Luca Citi, Laschi Cecilia, Mario Tombini, Francisco Sepulveda, Riccardo Poli, Ramaswamy Palaniappan, Franca Tecchio, Paolo Maria Rossini and Danilo De Rossi, Prospective on Brain-Machine Interfaces for Space System Control, Proceedings of the 57th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Valencia, October 2006. PDF File
  19. Riccardo Poli, Caterina Cinel, Luca Citi, Francisco Sepúlveda, Evolutionary Brain Computer Interfaces, Applications of Evolutionary Computing, EvoWorkshops2007: EvoCOMNET, EvoFIN, EvoIASP, EvoInteraction, EvoMUSART, EvoSTOC, EvoTransLog, LNCS, Vol. 4448, pp. 298-307, Springer Verlag, 11-13 April 2007 (best paper award). PDF File
  20. Luca Citi, Riccardo Poli, and Caterina Cinel,  Exploiting P300 Amplitude Variations Can Improve Classification Accuracy in Donchin's BCI Speller, 4th International IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Conference on Neural Engineering, Antalya, Turkey, 2009, pp. 478-481. PDF File
  21. Poli, R., Citi, L., Salvaris, M., Cinel, C., & Sepulveda, F. Eigenbrains: the Free Vibrational Modes of the Brain as a New Representation for EEG.  32nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society August 31 - September 4, 2010 Buenos Aires Sheraton Hotel, Buenos Aires, Argentina, pp.  6011-6014. PDF File
  22. Salvaris, M., Cinel, C., Poli, R., Citi, L., & Sepulveda, F. Exploring Multiple Protocols for a Brain-Computer Interface Mouse. 32nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society August 31 - September 4, 2010 Buenos Aires Sheraton Hotel, Buenos Aires, Argentina, pp. 4189-4192. PDF File
  23. Riccardo Poli, Mathew Salvaris and Caterina Cinel, Evolution of a Brain-Computer Interface Mouse via Genetic Programming, Proceedings of Genetic Programming - 14th European Conference, EuroGP, Torino, Italy, April 27-29, 2011, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6621, Springer, pp. 203-214. PDF File
  24. Riccardo Poli, Mathew Salvaris and Caterina Cinel, Evolutionary Synthesis of a  Trajectory Integrator for an Analogue Brain-Computer Interface Mouse, Proceedings of Applications of Evolutionary Computation (EvoApplications), Torino, Italy, April 27-29, 2011, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6624, Springer, pp. 214-223. PDF File
  25. M. Salvaris, C. Cinel and R. Poli , Novel Sequential Protocols for a ERP Based BCI Mouse, 5th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference, forthcoming, 2011. PDF File
  26. Riccardo Poli, Caterina Cinel, Luca Citi and Mathew Salvaris, A Genetic Programming Approach to Detecting Artifact-generating Eye Movements from EEG in the Absence of Electro-oculogram, 5th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference,  2011. PDF File
  27. Caterina Cinel, Riccardo Poli, Luca Citi and Debi Roberson, An Exploration of the Effects of Audio-Visual Entrainment on Parkinson's Disease Tremor, 6th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference,  2013. PDF File


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