Journal papers

  1. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and G. Labonté, “Fast Genetic Algorithm Path Planner for Fixed-Wing Military UAV Using GPU,” IEEE Trans. Aerosp. Electron. Syst., vol. PP, no. 99, pp. 1–1, 2018.

  2. V. Roberge and M. Tarbouchi, “Massively Parallel Hybrid Algorithm on Embedded Graphics Processing Unit for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Path Planning,” Int. J. Digit. Signals Smart Syst., vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 68–93, 2018.

  3. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “Parallel Power Flow on Graphics Processing Units for Concurrent Evaluation of Many Networks,” IEEE Trans. Smart Grid, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 1639–1648, Jul. 2017.

  4. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “Distribution System Optimization on Graphics Processing Unit,” IEEE Trans. Smart Grid, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 1689–1699, Jul. 2017.

  5. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “Optimal Power Flow Based on Parallel Metaheuristics for Graphics Processing Units,” Electr. Power Syst. Res., vol. 140, pp. 344–353, Nov. 2016.

  6. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “gpuMF: A Framework for Parallel Hybrid Metaheuristics on GPU with application to the Minimization of Harmonics in Multilevel Inverters,” International Journal of Process System Engineering, vol. 3, no. 1/2/3, pp. 20-41, 2015.

  7. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and G. Labonte, “Parallel Algorithm on Graphics Processing Unit for Harmonic Minimization in Multilevel Inverters,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 700–707, Jun. 2015.

  8. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “Collaborative Parallel Hybrid Metaheuristics on Graphics Processing Unit,” International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Applications, vol. 14, no. 01, p. 1550002, Mar. 2015.

  9. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “Strategies to Accelerate Harmonic Minimization in Multilevel Inverters Using a Parallel Genetic Algorithm on Graphical Processing Unit,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 29, no. 10, pp. 5087–5090, Oct. 2014.

  10. V. Roberge and M. Tarbouchi, “Comparison of Parallel Metaheuristics for Flux Optimization for Induction Motor,” World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 9, pp. 352–359, 2014.

  11. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Allaire, “Parallel Hybrid Metaheuristic on Shared Memory System for Real-Time UAV Path Planning,” International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Applications, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 1450008–1 – 1450008–16, Jun. 2014.

  12. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, “Comparison of Parallel Particle Swarm Optimizers for Graphical Processing Units and Multicore Processors,” International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Applications, vol. 12, no. 01, p. 135006, Mar. 2013.

  13. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and G. Labonte, “Comparison of Parallel Genetic Algorithm and Particle Swarm Optimization for Real-Time UAV Path Planning,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 132–141, Feb. 2013. – Won “2013 Best paper Award”

  14. V. Roberge and M. Tarbouchi, “Parallel Particle Swarm Optimization on Graphical Processing Unit for Pose Estimation,” World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Transactions on Computers, vol. 11, no. 6, June 2012, pp. 170–179.

 

Conference papers (with referees)

  1. A. Schambers, M. Eavis-O’Quinn, V. Roberge, and M. Tarbouchi, “Route Planning for Electric Vehicle Efficiency Using the Bellman-Ford Algorithm on an Embedded GPU,” in proceedings of 4th International Conference on Optimization and Applications (ICOA 2018), Mohammedia, Morocco, 2018.

  2. F. Allaire, M. Tarbouchi, and G. Labonté, “Real-Time UAV Path-Terrain Collision Evaluation on FPGA,” in proceedings of 4th International Conference on Optimization and Applications (ICOA 2018), Mohammedia, Morocco, 2018.

  3. V. Roberge and M. Tarbouchi, “Fast Path Planning for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle using Embedded GPU System,” in proceedings of 14th International Multi-Conference on Systems, Signals Devices (SSD 2017), Marrakech, Morocco, 2017, pp. 145–150.

  4. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “New encoding based on the minimum spanning tree for distribution feeder reconfiguration using a genetic algorithm,” in 2016 International Conference on Electrical and Information Technologies (ICEIT), Tangier, Morocco, 2016, pp. 16–21.

  5. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and F. Okou, “gpuMF: A Framework for Parallel Hybrid Metaheuristics on GPU with application to the Minimization of Harmonics in Multilevel Inverters,” in proceedings of International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering, Oshawa, Canada, 2014.

  6. F. Okou, M. Tarbouchi, and V. Roberge, “Output Power Maximization in a Doubly Fed Induction Generator Considering Main Flux Saturation,” in proceedings of International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering, Oshawa, Canada, 2014.

  7. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, “Efficient Parallel Particle Swarm Optimizer for Real-Time Harmonic Minimization in Multi-level Inverters,” in proceedings of 38th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2012), Montreal, Quebec, 25-28 Oct 2012.

  8. V. Roberge, M. Tarbouchi, and G. Labonté, “Parallel Implementation and Comparison of Two UAV Path Planning Algorithms,” in proceedings of International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications (ECTA 2011), Paris, France, 24-26 Oct 2011, pp. 162-167.

 

Thesis

  1. V. Roberge, “Contributions to the Optimization of Smart Grids by the Development of a Software Framework for Parallel Metaheuristics on Graphics Processing Units,” PhD thesis, Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, 2016.

     

  2. V. Roberge, “Contributions à la conception d’un système opérationnel de planification de trajectoires en temps réel pour les drones,” M.S. thesis, Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, 2011.