Journal Publications (peer-reviewed)
1. J. Sun, A. Zhou, S. Keates and S. Liao, “Simultaneous Bayesian Clustering and Feature Selection Through Student t’s Mixtures Model”, accepted for
publication, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, 2017
2. J. Sun, J.M. Garibaldi, Y. Zhang and A. Al-Shawabkeh, “A Multi-cycled Sequential Memetic Computing Approach for Constrained Optimisation”, Information Sciences, 340-341:175-190, 2016 (IF 3.893)
3. A. Zhou, J. Sun and Q. Zhang, “An Estimation of Distribution Algorithm Incorporating Both Cheap and Expensive Local Search for Global Optimization”, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 19(6): 807-822, 2015, (IF 5.545)
4. Y. Zhang, Y. Li, J. Sun and J. Ji, “Estimates on Compressed Neural Networks Regression”, Neural Network, 63:10-7, 2015. (IF 2.076)
5. S. Liao, J. Sun, Y. Chen, Y. Wang, “Distributed Power Control for Wireless Networks via the Alternating Direction Methods of Multipliers”, accepted in Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 2014, (IF 1.772)
6. Y. Qi, X. Ma, F. Liu, L. Jiao, J. Sun and J. Wu, “MOEA/D with Adaptive Weight Adjustment”, Evolutionary Computation Journal, 22(2): 231-264, 2014. (IF 3.733)
7. J. Sun and S. Keates, “Canonical Correlation Analysis on Data with Censoring and Error Information”, IEEE Transactions on Neural Network and Learning Systems, 24(12): 1909-1919, 2013. (IF 4.370)
8. J. Sun, Q. Zhang and X. Yao, “Meta-Heuristic Combining Prior, Online and Offline Information for the Quadratic Assignment Problem”, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 44(3): 429-444, 2013. (IF 3.236)
9. L.R. Band*, D.M. Wells*, A. Larrieu*, J. Sun*, A.M. Middleton, A.P. French, G. Brunoud, E.M. Sato, M.H. Wilson, B. Peret, M. Oliva, R. Swarup, I. Sairanen, G. Parry, K. Ljung, T. Beeckman, J.M. Garibaldi, M. Estelle, M.R. Owen, K. Vissenberg, T.C. Hodgman, T.P. Pridmore, J.R. King, T. Vernoux, and M.J. Bennett, “Root Gravitropism is regulated by a transient lateral Auxin gradient dependent on root angle”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(12): 4668-4673, 2012 (* joint first author). (IF: 9.809)
10. J. Sun, J.M. Garibaldi, N. Krasnogor and Q. Zhang, “An Intelligent Multi-Restart Memetic Algorithm for Unconstrained Global Optimization”, Evolutionary Computation Journal, 21(1): 107-147, 2013. (IF: 3.733)
11. J. Sun, J.M. Garibaldi and K. Kenobi, “Robust Bayesian Clustering for Datasets with Repeated Measures”, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, 9(5):1504-1514, Sept. 2012. (IF: 2.250)
12. J. Sun and J.M. Garibaldi, “A Comparative Study of Novel Robust Clustering Algorithms”, Intelligent Data Analysis, 16(6):969-992, 2012.
13. J. Sun, J.M. Garibaldi, and C. Hodgman, “Parameter Estimation Using Meta-Heuristics in Systems Biology: A Comprehensive Review”, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, 9(1):185-202, March 2011.
14. J. Sun and A. Kaban and J.M. Garibaldi, “Robust Mixture Modeling using Pearson Type VII Distribution”, Pattern Recognition Letter, 31(16): 2447-2454, 2010. IF: 1.864
15. J. Sun and A. Kaban, “A Fast Algorithm for Robust Mixtures in the Presence of Measurement Errors”, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Neural Networks, 21(8): 1206-1220, 2010. IF: 2.624 (2010)
16. J. Sun, “Two-stage EDA-based Approach for All Optical WDM Mesh Network Survivability under SRLG Constraints”, Applied Soft Computing, 11(1):916-926, 2011. IF: 2.084 (2010)
17. J. Sun and Q. Zhang, “Two-Level Evolutionary Approach to the Restorable Mesh-based Network Topological Design”, Journal of Heuristic, 16(5): 723-744, 2009. IF: 1.623(2010)
18. J. Sun, Q. Zhang, J. Li and X. Yao, “A Hybrid Estimation of Distribution Algorithm for CDMA Cellular System Design”, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Application, 7(2): 187-200, 2008.
19. Q. Zhang, J. Sun and E. Tsang, “Combinations of Estimation of Distribution Algorithms and Other Techniques”, International Journal of Automation and Computing, 4(3), pp. 273-280, July, 2007.
20. Q. Zhang, J. Sun, G. Xiao and E.P.K. Tsang, “Evolutionary Algorithm Refining a Heuristic: A Hybrid Method for Shared Path Protection in WDM Networks under SRLG Constraints”, IEEE Trans. on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part B, 37(1), pp. 51-61, February, 2007.
21. A. Kaban, J. Sun, S. Raychaudhury and L. Nolan, “On Class Visualisation for High Dimensional Data: Exploring Scientific Datasets,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4265. Discovery Science 2006. Springer: Berlin /Heidelberg, 2006, pp. 125-136
22. Q. Zhang, J. Sun and E.P.K. Tsang, “Evolutionary Algorithm with the Guided Mutation for the Maximum Clique Problem”, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 9(2), pp. 191-201, 2005.
23. J. Sun, Q. Zhang and E.P.K. Tsang, “DE/EDA: a New Evolutionary Algorithm for Global Optimization,” Information Sciences, 169(3), pp. 249-262, 2004.
24. Q. Zhang, J. Sun, E.P.K. Tsang and J.A. Ford, “Hybrid Estimation of Distribution Algorithm for Global Optimization,” Engineering Computations, 21(1), pp. 91-107, 2003.
25. K.S. Leung, J. Sun and Z.B. Xu, Efficiency speed-up strategies for evolutionary computation: An adaptive implementation, Engineering Computation, 19(3), pp. 272-304, 2002.
26. Y.M. Li, Z.B. Xu and J. Sun, A Hybrid Neural Evolutionary algorithm for solving maximum clique problem, Journal of Computer, 26(11):1538-1545, 2003.
27. J. Sun, J. Shen and Z.B. Xu. A Novel Adaptive Genetic Algorithm, Journal of Xi’an Jiaotong University, 34(10): 84-88, 2000.
28. J. Sun, J. Shen and Z.B. Xu, Theoretical Analysis of an Adaptive Genetic Algorithm, Journal of Xi’an Jiaotong University, 34(12):84-87, 2000.
Conference Publications (peer-reviewed)
29. Y. Zhang and J. Sun, “On Accelerated Gradient Approximation for Least Square Regression with L1-regularization”, in Proceedings of IEEE CIDM, 2015
30. C. Schretter, J. Sun, S. Bundervoet, A. Dooms, P. Schelkens, P. Slagmolesn, and J. D’hooge, “Continuous Ultrasound Speckle Tracking with Gaussian Mixtures”, accepted in the 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2015.
31. J. Sun and A. Zhou, “Robust Unsupervised Feature Selection,” in Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Network, 2014, Beijing, China, 2014. (Best paper nominated)
32. J. Sun and S. Keates, “Canonical Correlation Analysis on Data with Error Information”, CEEC’13, Colchester, U.K. 2013.
33. J. Sun and J.M. Garibaldi, “Robust Drichilet Process Mixture”, in Proceedings of the 7-th International Conference on Natural Computation, 2011.
34. C. Schretter, J. Sun and L. Kobbelt, “Online Estimation of B-spline Mixture Models From TOF-PET List-mode Data”, in the Proceedings of the 11-th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Potsdam, Germany, 2011.
35. J. Sun and J.M. Garibaldi, “A Novel Memetic Algorithm for Constrained Optimization”, in Proceedings of the 2010 World Congress on Computational Intelligence, 2010, Barcelona, Spain. (Best paper nominated)
36. J. Sun and A.Kaban and J.M. Garibaldi, “Robust Mixture Modeling using the Pearson Type VII Distribution”, in Proceedings of the 2010 World Congress on Computational Intelligence, 2010, Barcelona, Spain.
38. J. Sun, A. Kaban and S. Raychaudhury, “Robust Mixture Modelling in the Presence of Measurement Errors,” in Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML07), Corvallis, OR, 2007.
39. J. Sun, A. Kaban, and S. Raychaudhury, “Robust Visual Mining of Data with Measurement Errors” in Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD07), Warsaw, Poland, Sep. 2007.
40. J. Sun, Q. Zhang, J. Li and X. Yao, “A Hybrid Estimation of Distribution Algorithm for CDMA Cellular System Design”, in the Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, Hefei, China. 2006.
41. Q. Zhang and J. Sun, “Iterated Local Search with Guided Mutation”, CEC'06, Vancouver, 2006.
42. Q. Zhang, J. Sun, E. Tsang, J. Ford, “Combination of Guided Local Search and Estimation of Distribution Algorithm for Solving Quadratic Assignment Problem”, Proceedings of the Bird of a Feather Workshops, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, 2003.
43. Q. Zhang, J. Sun, E. Tsang, J. A. Ford, "Estimation of distribution algorithm based on mixture: preliminary experimental results", in the Proceedings of UKCI-02, 2002.
Book Chapter (peer-reviewed)
44. Q. Zhang, J. Sun, E. Tsang, J. Ford, “Estimation of Distribution Algorithm with 2-opt Local Search”, in J.A. Lozano, P. Larrañaga, I. Inza, E. Bengoetxea (ed.) "Towards a New Evolutionary Computation. Advances in Estimation of Distribution Algorithm'', Springer Verlag. 2006.