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August 3, 2018

Stabilizing Graphically Extended Hand for Hand Tremors

Tremors, which refer the trembling or shaking of body parts, are caused by the involuntary contractions of muscles and are one of the most common movement […]
July 24, 2018

Anonymous Authentication Scheme for Smart Cloud Based Healthcare Applications

Many smart healthcare applications are adopting cloud to provide services to patients. However, the sensitive data can be disclosed to the authentication server/service provider. Therefore, security […]
July 13, 2018

IAPcloud: A Cloud Control Platform for Heterogeneous Robots

The cloud robotic technology makes multiple robots share resources and collaborate with each other more flexibly. Although this concept has been widely accepted by academia since […]
July 6, 2018

High-Speed Image Velocimetry System for Rainfall Measurement

In this paper, a new image-based disdrometer is developed to survey the movement of free falling raindrops. The proposed high-speed image velocimetry (HSIV) system comprises a […]
June 29, 2018

Underwater Localization Based on Grid Computation and Its Application to Transmit Beamforming in Multiuser UWA Communications

Underwater localization is a challenging problem and established technologies for terrestrial systems cannot be used, notably the Global Positioning System (GPS). In this paper, we propose […]
June 22, 2018

A Method for 3-D Printing Patient-Specific Prosthetic Arms With High Accuracy Shape and Size

Limb amputation creates serious emotional and functional damage to the one who lost a limb. For some upper limb prosthesis users, comfort and appearance are among […]
June 14, 2018

Linguistic Feature Based Filtering Mechanism for Recommending Posts in a Social Networking Group

Online social networks have spawned myriads of online social groups, where people can interact and exchange their ideas. However, the major issues that interfere with the […]
June 8, 2018

An Open Framework for Participatory PM2.5 Monitoring in Smart Cities

As the population in cities continues to increase rapidly, air pollution becomes a serious issue from public health to social economy. Among all pollutants, fine particulate […]
June 1, 2018

A Multi Criteria-Based Approach for Virtual Machines Consolidation to Save Electrical Power in Cloud Data Centers

Consolidation of virtual machines is used to reduce the power consumed in cloud computing systems. In consolidation, some virtual machines are migrated from some source servers […]
May 25, 2018

A Lightweight Encryption Method for Privacy Protection in Surveillance Videos

Privacy protection of surveillance videos is an important issue because of the pervasiveness of surveillance cameras. Region of interest (RoI) privacy protection prefers encrypting limited privacy-sensitive […]