Sharon McNicholas, Ph.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics,
McMaster University.

Peer-Reviewed Contributions
McNicholas, S.M. , McNicholas, P.D. and Browne, R.P. (2017), 'A mixture of variance-gamma factor analyzers' in S.E. Ahmed (ed.) Big and Complex Data Analysis. Cham: Springer International Publishing, pp. 369-385. [doi]

Ashlock, D. and McNicholas, S. (2013), 'Fitness landscapes of evolved cellular automata'. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation 17(2), 198-212.

Ashlock, D. and McNicholas, S. (2012), 'Single parent generalization of cellular automata rules'. In Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, 1-8.

NiMhuircheartaigh, E., Giordani, S., MacKernan, D., King, S.M. , Rickard, D., Val Verde, L.M., Senge, M.O. and Blau W.J. (2011), 'Molecular engineering of nonplanar porphyrin and carbon nanotube assemblies: A linear and nonlinear spectroscopic and modeling study'. Journal of Nanotechnology 8, Article ID 745202, 12 pages.

King, S.M. , Chaure, S., Krisnamurthy, S., Colli, A., Ferrari, A. and Blau W.J. (2008), 'Optical characterisation of oxide encapsulated silicon nanowires of various morphologies'. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 8(8), 4202-4206.

King, S.M. , Chaure, S., Doyle, J., Colli, A., Ferrari, A. and Blau W.J. (2007), 'Scattering induced optical limiting in Si/SiO2 nanostructure dispersions'. Optics Communications 276, 305-309.

Submitted Contribution
McNicholas, S.M. , McNicholas, P.D. and Ashlock, D.A., 'An evolutionary algorithm with crossover and mutation for model-based clustering'.