• Global, regional, and national age-sex-specific mortality and life expectancy, 1950-2017: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 

      Dicker D.; Nguyen G.; Abate D.; Abate K.H.; Abay S.M.; ... more authors ( Elsevier B.V. , 2018 , Article)
      Background Assessments of age-specific mortality and life expectancy have been done by the UN Population Division, Department of Economics and Social Affairs (UNPOP), the United States Census Bureau, WHO, and as part of ...
    • Matrix Barcode Based Secure Authentication without Trusting Third Party 

      Wang Y.; Khan K.M. ( IEEE Computer Society , 2019 , Article)
      The user creates a JavaScript-enabled bookmark file once and opens this file to generate a QR code every time to use secure servers. The mobile device generates a secret to encrypt his/her credentials and saves it so that ...
    • Meta-analysis of the incidence of lead dislodgement with conventional and leadless pacemaker systems 

      Wang Y.; Hou W.; Zhou C.; Yin Y.; Lu S.; ... more authors ( Blackwell Publishing Inc. , 2018 , Article Review)
      Introduction: Leadless cardiac pacemaker (LCP) implantation using a transcatheter was recently developed to avoid pocket- and lead-related complications. Although a LCP has an active fixation mechanism using tines or a ...
    • Safety and efficacy of leadless pacemaker retrieval 

      Li J.; Hou W.-B.; Cao M.-K.; Zhou W.-X.; Wang Y.; ... more authors ( Blackwell Publishing Inc. , 2019 , Article Review)
      Background and Objectives: The success rate of leadless cardiac pacemaker (LP) retrieval remains a major concern for this disruptive technology. The present paper performed a systematic review of the safety and feasibility ...
    • Two-Dimensional Mesoporous Heterostructure Delivering Superior Pseudocapacitive Sodium Storage via Bottom-Up Monomicelle Assembly 

      Lan K.; Wei Q.; Wang R.; Xia Y.; Tan S.; ... more authors ( American Chemical Society , 2019 , Article)
      Two-dimensional (2D) heterostructures endowed with mesoporosities offer exciting opportunities in electrocatalysis, photocatalysis, energy storage, and conversion technologies due to their integrated functionalities, ...
    • Using Sparse Matrices to Prevent Information Leakage in Cloud Computing 

      Khan K.; Shaheen M.; Wang Y. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2018 , Conference Paper)
      Cloud computing represents the promise of outsourcing of scientific computing such as matrix multiplication. However, this can introduce new vulnerabilities such as information leakage. Cloud server intentionally or ...