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May 19, 2017

Relay Selection for Heterogeneous Transmission Powers in VANETs

  The main challenge in the vehicular ad hoc network vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) multi-hop dissemination is to control the number of vehicles, that relay the broadcast message. […]
May 12, 2017

Location-Aware Speakers for the Virtual Reality Environments

  This paper presents location-aware speakers for the immersive virtual reality environments as well as conventional surround sound systems. The surround sound system generally requires multiple […]
May 5, 2017

Natural Walking Reference Generation Based on Double-Link LIPM Gait Planning Algorithm

  In this paper, an enhanced linear inverted pendulum model (LIPM) and a gait planning algorithm are proposed. The LIPM is a widely used concept for […]
April 28, 2017

Smartphone-Assisted Pronunciation Learning Technique for Ambient Intelligence

  In an ambient intelligence (AmI) environment, electronic devices that comprise the Internet of things (IoT) network work together seamlessly to provide a wide variety of […]
April 21, 2017

Quantifying User Reputation Scores, Data Trustworthiness, and User Incentives in Mobile Crowd-Sensing

  Ubiquity of mobile devices with rich sensory capabilities has given rise to the mobile crowd-sensing (MCS) concept, in which a central authority (the platform) and […]
April 14, 2017

Peak Load Shifting in the Internet of Energy With Energy Trading Among End-Users

  Recent advances in renewable energy generation and the Internet of things (IoT) has urged energy management to enter the era of the Internet of energy […]
April 7, 2017

ProGuard: Detecting Malicious Accounts in Social-Network-Based Online Promotions

  Online social networks (OSNs) gradually integrate financial capabilities by enabling the usage of real and virtual currency. They serve as new platforms to host a […]
March 31, 2017

3D Object Recognition in Cluttered Scenes With Robust Shape Description and Correspondence Selection

  Recognizing 3-D objects in cluttered scenes is a challenging task. Common approaches find potential feature correspondences between a scene and candidate models by matching sampled […]
March 24, 2017

Fully Automatic Analysis of Engagement and Its Relationship to Personality in Human-Robot Interactions

  Engagement is crucial to designing intelligent systems that can adapt to the characteristics of their users. This paper focuses on the automatic analysis and classification […]
March 17, 2017

Emerging Physical Unclonable Functions With Nanotechnology

  Physical unclonable functions (PUFs) are increasingly used for authentication and identification applications as well as the cryptographic key generation. An important feature of a PUF […]