Submissions from 2022

Trustworthy Breast Ultrasound Image Semantic Segmentation Based on Fuzzy Uncertainty Reduction, Kuan Huang, Yingtao Zhang, Heng Da Cheng, and Ping Xing

Activity Classification and Analysis During a Sports Training Session Using a Fuzzy Model, Xianfeng Huang, Hui Li, Hu Zhou, Sujatha Krishnamoorthy, and Seifedine Nimer Kadry

A Robust Multiple Network Attacks Detection Method Based on Artificial Neural Network, Zhuo Huang, Yuang Liu, and Lewen Sun

Synthesis and anticancer evaluations of novel 1H-imidazole [4,5-f][1,10] phenanthroline derivative for the treatment of colorectal cancer, Shujian Hu, Wantong Ma, Junyi Wang, Yunhao Ma, Zhongkun Zhou, Rentao Zhang, Kangjia Du, Hao Zhang, Mengze Sun, Xinrong Jiang, Hongyuan Tu, Xiaoliang Tang, Xiaojun Yao, and Peng Chen

Synthesis and biological activity of 1H-imidazo[4,5-f][1,10]phenanthroline as a potential antitumor agent with PI3K/AKT/mTOR signaling, Shujian Hu, Wantong Ma, Junyi Wang, Zhongkun Zhou, Yunhao Ma, Rentao Zhang, Kangjia Du, Hao Zhang, Mengze Sun, Xinrong Jiang, Hongyuan Tu, Xiaoliang Tang, Xiaojun Yao, and Peng Chen

Co- DLSA: Cooperative Delay and Link Stability Aware with Relay Strategy Routing Protocol for Flying Ad-Hoc Network, Altaf Hussain, Babar Shah, Tariq Hussain, Farman Ali, and Daehan Kwak

Hybrid CLAHE-CNN Deep Neural Networks for Classifying Lung Diseases from X-ray Acquisitions, Fairouz Hussein, Ala Mughaid, Shadi AlZu’bi, Subhieh M. El-Salhi, Belal Abuhaija, Laith Abualigah, and Amir H. Gandomi

Text classification based on machine learning, Xinrui Hu and Ruiyang Zhang

Prologue, Elizabeth Hyde

Female executive leadership and corporate social responsibility, Soonchul Hyun, Jong Min Kim, Jeongsoo Han, and Mark Anderson

The process of developing a hybrid interprofessional education initiative for graduate students, Rafael Inoa, Kelly Sullivan, Keri Giordano, and Kimberly Wynarczuk

A smartphone application for enhancing educational skills to support and improve the safety of autistic individuals, Adeed Ishaq and Muhammad Shoaib

Covid-19 fake news sentiment analysis, Celestine Iwendi, Senthilkumar Mohan, Suleman khan, Ebuka Ibeke, Ali Ahmadian, and Tiziana Ciano

A chemical method for generating live-attenuated, replication-defective DNA viruses for vaccine development, Dabbu Kumar Jaijyan, Kavitha Govindasamy, Moses Lee, and Hua Zhu

Biodiversity of Forensically Relevant Blowflies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) at the Anthropology Research Facility in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, Yangseung Jeong, Lauren M. Weidner, Simon Pergande, Denise Gemmellaro, David E. Jennings, and Krystal R. Hans

The Anti-Cancer Effects of Mitochondrial-Targeted Triphenylphosphonium–Resveratrol Conjugate on Breast Cancer Cells, Lingling Jiang, Han Yu, Chenwei Wang, Fujin He, Zhongqi Shi, Haohong Tu, Na Ning, Shaofeng Duan, and Yunqi Zhao

HNOXPred: a web tool for the prediction of gas-sensing H-NOX proteins from amino acid sequence, Shiyu Jiang, Hemn Barzan Abdalla, Chuyun Bi, Yi Zhu, Xuechen Tian, Yixin Yang, and Aloysius Wong

Preface, Weijia Jia, Jian Yin, Shaolin Hu, Shaoliang Peng, Shaozhang Niu, P. C. Srinivasa Rao, Yao Lu, Sohrab Mirsaeidi, Bin Cao, Yilin Wu, Xingbo Wang, Kannimuthu Subramaniyam, Raja Sarath Kumar Boddu, Zhonghua Li, Qian Tao, Lei Zhang, Yi Li, Deqing Ding, Dahan Wang, Ziyan Zhang, Mahmoud AlShawabkeh, Muhammad Aslam, Omar Dib, Shamsul Bin Sahibuddin, Sanjeev J. Wagh, Panos M. Pardalos, Najeeb Abbas Al-Sammarraie, Linfeng Liu, Jin Heung Kong, Carlos Borrego, and Sabeen Tahir

Enhanced style transfer with colorization and super-resolution, Liu Jinkua, Yang Chenxiang, and Hemn Barzan Abdalla

The Status of the Legitimacy Principle in the Accounting Regulation System Based on the Big Data Background, Yitong Jin, Peiyuan Wang, Xiangding Hou, and Jinyuan Li

Application of Set-Valued Statistical Methods for Excellent Performance Evaluation, Xuefang Ji, Wei Wang, Jun He, and Ziyi Wang

Classification of Breast Thermal Images into Healthy/Cancer Group Using Pre-Trained Deep Learning Schemes, Seifedine Kadry, Rubén González Crespo, Enrique Herrera-Viedma, Sujatha Krishnamoorthy, and Venkatesan Rajinikanth

Deep and handcrafted feature supported diabetic retinopathy detection: A study, Seifedine Kadry, Rubén González Crespo, Enrique Herrera-Viedma, Sujatha Krishnamoorthy, and Venkatesan Rajinikanth

Automatic detection of lung nodule in CT scan slices using CNN segmentation schemes: A study, Seifedine Kadry, Enrique Herrera-Viedma, Rubén González Crespo, Sujatha Krishnamoorthy, and Venkatesan Rajinikanth

Local RBF Method for Transformed Three Dimensional Sub-Diffusion Equations, Kamran, A. Ahmadian, M. Salimi, and S. Salahshour

A dual hesitant q-rung orthopair enhanced MARCOS methodology under uncertainty to determine a used PPE kit disposal, Daekook Kang, Arumugam Anuja, Samayan Narayanamoorthy, Mariangela Gangemi, and Ali Ahmadian

In vitro and in silico study of mixtures cytotoxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles to Escherichia coli: a mechanistic approach, Supratik Kar, Kavitha Pathakoti, Danuta Leszczynska, Paul B. Tchounwou, and Jerzy Leszczynski

Partnering with doctoral students in research supervision: opportunities and challenges, Amrita Kaur, Vijay Kumar, and Mohammad Noman

Teaching Personality Theories for Engagement in Higher Order Thinking Skills, Amrita Kaur and Mohammad Noman

E-Commerce Engagement: A Prerequisite for Economic Sustainability—An Empirical Examination of Influencing Factors, Sarmann I. Kennedyd, Rob Kim Marjerison, Yuequn Yu, Qian Zi, Xinyi Tang, and Ze Yang

The impact of psychological ownership of knowledge on knowledge hiding behaviour: a bibliographic analysis, Farhan Khan, Sana Bashir, Mirza Nouman Ali Talib, and Kashif Ullah Khan

Synthesis, In Vitro Biological Evaluation and In Silico Molecular Docking Studies of Indole Based Thiadiazole Derivatives as Dual Inhibitor of Acetylcholinesterase and Butyrylchloinesterase, Shoaib Khan, Shahid Iqbal, Muhammad Taha, Fazal Rahim, Mazloom Shah, Hayat Ullah, Ali Bahadur, Hamad Alrbyawi, Ayed A. Dera, Mohammed Issa Alahmdi, Rami Adel Pashameah, Eman Alzahrani, and Abd Elaziem Farouk

Technology Acquisition Strategy: A Latecomer's Perspective on Integrating Component Suppliers With System Integrators, Bonggyun Kim, Yonghee Cho, and Ma Ga Yang

Paralympic legacy as seen through the lenses of spectators with physical disabilities: a case of the PyeongChang Paralympic Games, Hyangmi Kim, Chungsup Lee, Kyoung Tae Kim, and Junhyoung Kim

Impact of the length of stay at hotels on online reviews, Jong Min Kim and Jeongsoo Han

The impact of comment history disclosure on online comment posting behaviors, Jong Min Kim, Jeongsoo Han, and Shiyu Jiang

Cognitive communication connections and higher-level language with traumatic brain-injured population, Judith R. Koebli

Regional sensitivity patterns of Arctic Ocean acidification revealed with machine learning, John P. Krasting, Maurizia De Palma, Maike Sonnewald, John P. Dunne, and Jasmin G. John

An Optimization of Fuzzy Rough Set Nearest Neighbor Classification Model Using Krill Herd Algorithm for Sentiment Text Analytics, Sujatha Krishanmoorthy, Yunsheng Chai, Yewei Du, Xiangnan Zhou, Huimin Zhang, Hongyu Liu, and Changjiang Zhang

Fuzzy Wavelet Neural Network with Social Spider Optimization Algorithm for Pattern Recognition in Medical Domain, Sujatha Krishanmoorthy, S. Selvakumar, Veeraraghavan Vishnu Priya, Surapaneni Krishna Mohan, and K. Sabithabanu

Transfer Learning Architecture Approach for Smart Transportation System, Sujatha Krishnamoorthy

A novel oppositional binary crow search algorithm with optimal machine learning based postpartum hemorrhage prediction model, Sujatha Krishnamoorthy, Yihang Liu, and Kun Liu

Framework to Segment and Evaluate Multiple Sclerosis Lesion in MRI Slices Using VGG-UNet, Sujatha Krishnamoorthy, Yaxi Zhang, Seifedine Kadry, and Weifeng Yu

‘Smile and Nod’ or More? Reassessing the Role of the Silent Supervisor in the Doctoral Viva, Vijay Kumar, Amrita Kaur, Sharon Sharmini, and Mohammad Noman

Evaluation of the Use of Growth Mindset in the CS Classroom, Daehan Kwak, Patricia Morreale, Sarah T. Hug, Yulia Kumar, Jean Chu, Ching Yu Huang, J. Jenny Li, and Paoline Wang

Twin cyclic mononucleotide cyclase and phosphodiesterase domain architecture as a common feature in complex plant proteins, Mateusz Kwiatkowski, Aloysius Wong, Chuyun Bi, Chris Gehring, and Krzysztof Jaworski

Ownership concentration among entrepreneurial firms: The growth-control trade-off, Shaojie Lai, Hongyan Liang, Zilong Liu, Xiaoling Pu, and Jianing Zhang

An Analysis of Public Sentiment around Face Mask during Covid-19, Eric Landaverde, Daniel Ojeda, and Daehan Kwak

Queer in school: the experiences of youth and educators in the United States, Andrew Leland and Melinda M. Mangin

Trauma, Crisis, and Disaster Interventions: Integrative Approaches to Therapy, Lisa López Levers, Jane M. Webber, J. Barry Mascari, and Carol M. Smith

Parentage assignment reveals multiple paternity in the critically-endangered Guatemalan beaded lizard (Heloderma charlesbogerti), Brenna A. Levine, Robert L. Hill, Joseph R. Mendelson, and Warren Booth

The Impact of ESG Ratings on Stock Liquidity Risk: Evidence from the Chinese Market, Yue Liang, Chunxiao Xue, and Jianing Zhang

Computer vision for facial analysis using human–computer interaction models, Zitian Liao, R. Dinesh Jackson Samuel, and Sujatha Krishnamoorthy

Apply the contour integral on multivalued function from the complex plane, Haoru Li, Yutong Li, and Muyu Tang

Chemical forms of cadmium in soil and its distribution in French marigold sub-cells in response to chelator GLDA, Hongchuan Li, Deming Kong, Borui Zhang, Yusef Kianpoor Kalkhajeh, Yingying Zhao, Jieying Huang, and Hongxiang Hu

Backtesting, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Black–Litterman Optimization Results, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Diversification with International REITs, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Diversification with Real Estate Stocks, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Dynamic Portfolio Optimization: Beyond MPT, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Historical Portfolio Optimization: Domestic REITs, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Inclusion of ESG Ratings in Optimization, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Inclusion of ESG Ratings in Option Pricing, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Modern Portfolio Theory, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Optimization with Performance-Attribution Constraints, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Option Pricing, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

Risk Information and Management, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

The Data, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

The Real Estate Investment Market: The Current State and Why Advances Are Needed, W. Brent Lindquist, Svetlozar T. Rachev, Yuan Hu, and Abootaleb Shirvani

The synergistic effects of the constant region and variable heavy chain families of multimeric immunoglobulin M on its interaction with Fc-mu receptor and antigen, Wei Li Ling and Samuel Ken En Gan

Variable-heavy (VH) families influencing IgA1&2 engagement to the antigen, FcαRI and superantigen proteins G, A, and L, Wei Li Ling, Chinh Tran To Su, Wai Heng Lua, Joshua Yi Yeo, Jun Jie Poh, Yuen Ling Ng, Anil Wipat, and Samuel Ken En Gan

Supply Chain Sustainability during COVID-19: Last Mile Food Delivery in China, Yinan Lin, Rob Kim Marjerison, Jeonghwan Choi, and Chungil Chae

The impact of ability-, motivation- and opportunity-enhancing strategic human resource management on performance: the mediating roles of emotional capability and intellectual capital, Shuwen Li, Ruiqain Jia, Juergen H. Seufert, Wenan Hu, and Jinlian Luo

Phenolic composition and neuroprotective effects of the ethyl-acetate fraction from Inonotus sanghuang against H2O2-induced apoptotic cell death of primary cortical neuronal cells, Kun Liu, Cuilian Qi, Yihang Liu, Yaping Huai, Huagang Hu, Xuan Xiao, and Junpeng Wang

Imbalanced Nodes Classification for Graph Neural Networks Based on Valuable Sample Mining, Min Liu, Siwen Jin, Luo Jin, Shuohan Wang, Yu Fang, and Yuliang Shi

Do price-earnings multiples for firms with patterns of increasing earnings vary with the quality of the earnings pattern?, Su Ping Liu and Juan Manuel García Lara

Role of exogenous abscisic acid in freezing tolerance of mangrove Kandelia obovata under natural frost condition at near 32°N, Xing Liu, Xiang Lu, Sheng Yang, Yu Liu, Wenqing Wang, Xin Wei, Hongjiu Ji, Bo Zhang, Wenzhen Xin, Junxiu Wen, Jinwang Wang, and Qiuxia Chen

Influence of legacy soil map accuracy on soil map updating with data mining methods, Xueqi Liu, A. Xing Zhu, Lin Yang, Tao Pei, Feng Qi, Junzhi Liu, Desheng Wang, Canying Zeng, and Tianwu Ma

Structural Characterization of Polysaccharides Isolated from Panax notoginseng Medicinal Residue and Its Protective Effect on Myelosuppression Induced by Cyclophosphamide, Yanhong Liu, Shuang Li, Mengdi Pu, Huayan Qin, Hong Wang, Yunqi Zhao, and Tong Chen

Does tourism development, energy consumption, trade openness and economic growth matters for ecological footprint: Testing the Environmental Kuznets Curve and pollution haven hypothesis for Pakistan, Yaping Liu, Farah Sadiq, Wajahat Ali, and Tafazal Kumail

Using Machine Learning to Judge Sexual Faithfulness Based on Human Perception of Face, Yihang Liu and Wanying Dou

A modularity design approach to behavioral research with immersive virtual reality: A SkyrimVR-based behavioral experimental framework, Ze Min Liu and Yu Hsin Chen

Neurological Benefits, Clinical Challenges, and Neuropathologic Promise of Medical Marijuana: A Systematic Review of Cannabinoid Effects in Multiple Sclerosis and Experimental Models of Demyelination, Victor Longoria, Hannah Parcel, Bameelia Toma, Annu Minhas, and Rana Zeine

Unsupervised Domain Adaptation for Cardiac Segmentation: Towards Structure Mutual Information Maximization, Changjie Lu, Shen Zheng, and Gaurav Gupta

AS-IntroVAE: Adversarial Similarity Distance Makes Robust IntroVAE, Changjie Lu, Shen Zheng, Zirui Wang, Omar Dib, and Gaurav Gupta

Card collection: An examination of whether yellow and red cards affect base salary under Major League Soccer’s salary cap, Jenna Lussier, Jun Woo Kim, Marshall J. Magnusen, and Kyoung Tae Kim

Physical Therapy Education Program Faculty Challenges, Concerns, and Priorities during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Looking Back and Moving Forward, Michael J. Majsak, Cheryl A. Hall, Nancy R. Kirsch, Dennise B. Krencicki, Elizabeth Locke, and Nannette Hyland

BreakAlign: a Perl program to align chimaeric (split) genomic NGS reads and allow visual confirmation of novel retroviral integrations, Emanuele Marchi, Mathew Jones, Paul Klenerman, John Frater, Gkikas Magiorkinis, and Robert Belshaw

Urban morphology of informally built dwellings: counter-mapping coastal cities of Montenegro, Goran Ivo Marinovic

Creating Sustainable Organizations through Knowledge Sharing and Organizational Agility: Empirical Evidence from China, Rob Kim Marjerison, Matthew Andrews, and George Kuan

The Effect of Time-Limited Promotion on E-Consumers’ Public Self-Consciousness and Purchase Behavior, Rob Kim Marjerison, Jiamin Hu, and Hantao Wang

MSE Response during Times of Crisis: The Roles of Budgeting Micro Functions and Guanxi, Rob Kim Marjerison and Jong Min Kim

Dialects, motivation, and English proficiency: Empirical evidence from China, Rob Kim Marjerison and Shuo Yang

AI in E-Commerce: Application of the Use and Gratification Model to The Acceptance of Chatbots, Rob Kim Marjerison, Youran Zhang, and Hanyi Zheng

Feeling Thrown for a Loop? The Effects of Inferencing on Spoken Language Idiom Comprehension in Autism, Stefanie N. Martelle and Mahchid Namazi

Hamstring Strain Injury in Athletes, Rob Roy L. Martin, Michael T. Cibulka, Lori A. Bolgla, Thomas A. Koc, Janice K. Loudon, Robert C. Manske, Leigh Weiss, John J. Christoforetti, and Bryan C. Heiderscheit

Identifying Evolution of Software Metrics by Analyzing Vulnerability History in Open Source Projects, Erik Maza and Kazi Zakia Sultana

Human Endogenous Retrovirus Type K Promotes Proliferation and Confers Sensitivity to Antiretroviral Drugs in Merlin-Negative Schwannoma and Meningioma, Emmanuel A. Maze, Bora Agit, Shona Reeves, David A. Hilton, David B. Parkinson, Liyam Laraba, Emanuela Ercolano, Kathreena M. Kurian, C. Oliver Hanemann, Robert D. Belshaw, and Sylwia Ammoun

Social influences on physical activity for establishing criteria leading to exercise persistence, Ensela Mema, Everett S. Spain, Corby K. Martin, James O. Hill, R. Drew Sayer, Howard D. McInvale, Lee A. Evans, Nicholas H. Gist, Alexander D. Borowsky, and Diana M. Thomas

Cruziana and Helminthopsis in fluvial deposits of the uppermost Stockton Formation (Late Triassic), west-central New Jersey, Robert Metz