*Journals:*

[J1]

**D.Y. Liu**, O. Gibaru, W. Perruquetti and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Fractional order differentiation by integration and error analysis in noisy environment". IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 60, No. 11, pp. 2945–2960, 2015.

[J2] **A. Aldoghaither**, D.Y. Liu and T.M. Laleg-Kirati*, "A Novel Approach for Parameter and Differentiation Order Estimation for a Space Fractional Advection Dispersion Equation". SIAM Scientific Computing Journal, Vol. 37, No. 6, pp. A2813–A2839, 2015.

[J3] **S. Asiri**, C. Zayane-Aissa and T.M. Laleg-Kirati*, "An adaptive observer-based algorithm for solving inverse source problem for the wave equation". Mathematical Problems in Engineering Journal, Vol. 2015, Article ID 796539.

[J4] **D-Yan Liu***, Yang Tian, Driss Boutat, T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "An algebraic fractional order differentiator for a class of signals satisfying a linear differential equation". Signal Processing Journal, Vol. 116, pp. 78–90, 2015.

[J5] **C. Zayane-Aissa** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati*, "fMRI nonlinear hemodynamic balloon model: a sensitivity study". Computational & Mathematical Methods in Medicine, Vol. 2015, Article ID 425475.

[J6] **Z. Kaisserli**, T.M. Laleg-Kirati* and A. Lahmar-Benbernou, "Image reconstruction using squared eigenfunctions of the Schrödinger operator". Digital Signal Processing Journal, Vol. 40, pp. 80–87, 2015.

[J7]

** D.Y. Liu*** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati*, "Robust fractional order differentiators using generalized modulating functions method". Signal Processing Journal, Vol. 107, pp. 395–406, 2015.

*Conferences:*

[C1] **A. M. Karam* **and T. M. Laleg-Kirati, "Real Time Optimization of Solar Powered Direct Contact Membrane Distillation Based on Multivariable Extremum Seeking". IEEE Conference on Control Applications (CCA) Sydney, September 2015.

[C2] **C. Zayane-Aissa**, T.M Laleg-Kirati*, A. Chemori, "Control of a perturbed under-actuated mechanical system". IEEE Conference on Control Applications (CCA) Sydney, September 2015.

[C3] **F. Eleiwi**, I N’Doye, T.M. Laleg-Kirati*, "Feedback control for distributed heat transfer mechanisms in direct-contact membrane distillation system". IEEE Conference on Control Applications (CCA) Sydney, September 2015.

[C4] **Z. Belkhatir**, T. M. Laleg-Kirati*, "Joint estimation of the fractional differentiation orders and the unknown input for linear fractional non-commensurate system". IEEE Conference on Control Applications (CCA) Sydney, September 2015.

[C5] **S. Mechhoud*** and T. M. Laleg-Kirati, "Observer-Based Bilinear Control of First-Order Hyperbolic PDEs: Application to the Solar Collector ", IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), Japan, December 2015.

[C6] **B. Zambri***, R. Djellouli, T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Efficient Solution Methodology for Calibrating the Hemodynamic Model using functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) Measurements", IEEE conference of Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), Milano, Italy, 2015.

[C7] **M.U. Majeed** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati*, "An optimal iterative algorithm to solve Cauchy problem for Laplace equation", IEEE International Conference on Control Engineering and Information Technology (CEIT), 2015. (Best paper award)

[C8] **I. N’Doye** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati*, "Chaotic Convective Behavior and Stability Analysis of a Fractional Viscoelastic Fluids in Porous Media", International Conference on Control, Engineering and Information Technology (CEIT), 2015.

[C9] **F. Eleiwi*** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Nonlinear Lyaponov-based boundary controls of distributed heat transfer mechanisms in membrane distillation plant", American Control Conference (ACC), Chicago, 2015.

[C10] **I. N’Doye* **and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Fractional-Order Adaptive Fault Estimation for a Class of Nonlinear Fractional-Order Systems", American Control Conference (ACC), Chicago, USA, 2015.

[C11] **F. Diaz**, T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Observer-based approach for detection of cardiovascular anomalies", American Control Conference, (ACC), Chicago, USA, 2015.

[C12] **Z. Belkhatir***, S. Mechhoud and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Distributed Cerebral Blood Flow Estimation using a Spatiotemporal Hemodynamic Response Model and a Kalman-Like Filter Approach". European Control Conference (ECC), Linz, Austria, July 15-17, 2015.

[C13] **M.U. Majeed* **and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Iterative observer for boundary estimation for an elliptic equation", Invited Mini-symposium talk, SIAM Conference on Control and its Applications (CT), Paris, France, July 2015.

[C14] **Z. Belkhatir*** and T. M. Laleg-Kirati, "Characterization of the hemodynamic response in the brain using observer", SIAM Conference on Control and Its Applications (CT), Paris, France, July 2015.

[C15] **T.M. Laleg-Kirati**, Z. Kaisserli, R. Achten and H. Serrai*, "Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy data denoising using Semi-Classical Signal Analysis approach: Application to in-vitro MRS data". ISMRM 2015 Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2015.

[C16] **A. Charara***, Z. Kaisserli, D. Keyes, H. Ltaief and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Accelerating an image denoising algorithm using squared eigenfunctions of the Schrödinger operator on multicore architectures". International Computational Science and Engineering Conference, Doha, Qatar, May 2015.

*Abstracts:*

[A1] **S. Elmetennani**** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Output Feedback Control of Heat Transport Mechanisms in Parabolic Distributed Solar Collectors", Human-Machine Networks and Intelligent Infrastructure Conference, KAUST, October 2015.

[A2] **Z. Belkhatir**** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Adaptive observer for characterization of the hemodynamic response in the brain from fMRI data", Human-Machine Networks and Intelligent Infrastructure Conference, KAUST, October 2015.

[A3] **A.M. Karam**** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Sustainable Desalination for Smart Cities", poster presented at the Human-Machine Networks and Intelligent Infrastructure Conference, KAUST, Saudi Arabia, October 2015.

[A4] **F.Eleiwi****, T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Perturbation Extremum Seeking for Direct-Contact Membrane Distillation process", Human-Machine Networks and Intelligent Infrastructure Conference, KAUST, October 2015.

[A5] **S. Asiri**** and T. M. Laleg-Kirati, "Inverse Source Problem Using Modulating Functions: Application to The Hemodynamic Traveling Waves in Human Visual Cortex ", International Workshop On Multi-scale Waveform Modeling And Inversion, KSA, KAUST, March 2015.

[A6] **Z. Kaisserli**** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Image representation and denoising using squared eigenfunctions of the 2D Schrödinger operator". 2nd KAUST-NSF Research Conference On Electronic Materials, Devices And Systems For A Sustainable Future, KAUST, KSA, February, 2015.

[A7] **I. N’Doye**** and T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Synchronization and secure communication for fractional-order chaotic systems", NSF-KAUST conference, February, 2015.

[A8] **F. Eleiwi****, T.M. Laleg-Kirati, "Dynamic modeling and experimental validation for a DirectContact Membrane Distillation (DCMD) plant", NSF-KAUST conference, KAUST, February 2015.

*Book Chapters:*

**Sharefa Asiri** and Taous-Meriem Laleg-Kirati, Wave Velocity Estimation in Heterogeneous
Media. Chapter 21. In Heidelberg Proceedings Volume entitled "Intelligent Mathematics II:
Applied Mathematics and Approximation Theory - Contributions from AMAT 2015". pp: 297 -
306.