Postdoctoral researcher
Applied and Industrial Mathematics

Faculty of Engineering Technology
KU Leuven


Articles in internationally reviewed academic journals


  1. [7] Vandenberghe E., Luca S., De Baerdemaeker J., De Ketelaere B., Claes J. Spatio-temporal gradients of dry matter content and fundamental material parameters of Gouda cheese. Journal of Food Engineering, In Press.

  2. [6] Cuppens K., Karsmakers P., Van de Vel A., Bonroy B., Milosevic M., Luca S., Croonenborghs T., Ceulemans B., Lagae L., Van Huffel S. and Vanrumste B. Accelerometer based home monitoring for detection of nocturnal hypermotor seizures based on novelty detection. Transactions on Information Technology in BioMedicine, Vol. 18, nr.3, 1026-1033, 2014. [PDF]

  3. [5] Luca S., Karsmakers P., Cuppens K., Croonenborghs T., Van de Vel A., Ceulemans B., Lagae L., Van Huffel S. and Vanrumste B. Detecting rare movement events using extreme value statistics applied to epileptic convulsion in children. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Vol. 60, nr.2, 89-96, 2014. [PDF]

  4. [4] Luca S., Verdyck M. and Coppens M., Using drop out rates to measure the performance of educational institutions. Studies in Educational Evaluation, Vol 40, nr. 1, 43-49, 2014. [PDF]

  5. [3] Caubergh M., Dumortier F. and Luca S. Cyclicity of unbounded semi-hyperbolic 2-saddle cycles in polynomial Liénard equations. Discrete Continuous Dynamical Systems, Vol.27, nr.3, 963-980, 2010. [PDF]

  6. [2] Luca S., Dumortier F. Limit periodic sets in polynomial Liénard equations. Qualitative Theory of Dynamical systems, Vol.7, nr.2, 339-366, 2009. [PDF]

  7. [1] Luca S., Dumortier F., Caubergh M. and Roussarie R. Detecting alien limit cycles near a Hamiltonian 2-saddle cycle. Discrete Continuous Dynamical Systems, Vol.25, nr.4, 1081-1108, 2009. [PDF]


Conference papers


  1. [2] Van der Meulen F., Luca S., Overal G., Dubbeldam J., Di Bucchianico A., Jongbloed G. Modeling a Water Purification Process for Quality Monitoring. In Proceedings of the Study Group Mathematics With Industry, Delft, The Netherlands, pp. 36-52, 2014. [PDF]

  2. [1] Vandenberghe E., Choucharina S., Luca S., De Ketelaere B., De Baerdemaker J., Claes J. Spatio-temporal changes of physicochemical parameters during cheese ripening. In Book of proceedings of InsideFood Symposium, Leuven, Belgium, pp.1-6, 2013. [PDF]


Other Conference Material


  1. [5] Saey, T., Knippels, I., Van den herrewegen, I., Luca, S., Peeraer, L. Biomechanical foot analysis in clinical practice in Flanders, a survey. Abstract for OT World Leipzig, Germany, 2014. [PDF]

  2. [4] Luca S., Karsmakers P., Cuppens K., Croonenborghs T., Van de Vel A., Ceulemans B., Lagae L., Van Huffel S. and Vanrumste B. An adaptive approach to detect epileptic convulsions in children using extreme value statistics. Presentation held at the LICT scientific Symposium on Adaptivity in ICT, Leuven, Belgium, 2013. [PDF]

  3. [3] Luca S., Karsmakers P., Cuppens K., Croonenborghs T., Van de Vel A., Ceulemans B., Lagae L., Van Huffel S. and Vanrumste B. An approach using extreme value statistics to detect rare movement events in a bio-medical dataset. Poster presented at the 4th Dutch Bio-Medical Engineering Conference, Egmond Aan Zee, The Netherlands, 2013. [PDF]

  4. [2] Cuppens K., Van de Vel A., Karsmakers P., Bonroy B., Milosevic M., Luca S., Croonenborghs T., Tuytelaars T., Lagae L., Ceulemans B., Van Huffel S. and Vanrumste B. Detection of nocturnal prolonged acute convulsive seizures in children by integrating video and accelerometer recordings. Poster for the 4th Dutch Bio-Medical Engineering Conference, Egmond Aan Zee, The Netherlands, 2013.

  5. [1] Luca S., Karsmakers P., Cuppens K., Croonenborghs T., Van de Vel A., Ceulemans B., Lagae L., Van Huffel S. and Vanrumste B. Detecting hypermotor seizures using extreme value statistics. Poster presented at Leuven statistics days, Leuven, Belgium, 2012. [PDF]


Others


------- PhD Thesis -------

  1. Luca S. Limit periodic sets in polynomial Liénard equations. 219 pp., Hasselt University, Belgium, 2007, Supervisor: Dumortier F.

------- Popular science publications -------

  1. Jannis K., Luca S., Sniekers L., Vrijsen D. Toetsen van hypothesen. Uitwiskeling, Vol. 20, nr. 1, 2-10, 2003. [PDF]
    (Dutch)

------- Miscellaneous -------

  1. Lecture: Limit periodic sets in polynomial Liénard equations, IFIM, Institute of industrial mathematics, Universität Paderborn, 2009. [PDF]