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November 4, 2016

Underwater Optical Wireless Communication

  Underwater wireless information transfer is of great interest to the military, industry, and the scientific community, as it plays an important role in tactical surveillance, […]
October 29, 2016

Novel Non-Contact Control System for Medical Healthcare of Disabled Patients

  When limb-disabled patients want to activate the nurse emergency call system, adjust the temperature on air-conditioners, switch on or off lights, watch television, or have […]
October 13, 2016

The Forbidden Sentient Computer: Recent Progress in the Electronic Monitoring of Consciousness

  Patients have been known to regain consciousness during surgery while still paralyzed by the anesthesia and unable to communicate their distress. Recently, electronic engineers have […]
September 29, 2016

Location-Aware Authorization Scheme for Emergency Response

  Effective emergency (such as a hurricane, a building on fire, and so on) response requires accurate, relevant, timely, and location-aware information (e.g., environmental information, health […]
August 29, 2016

The Value Strength Aided Information Diffusion in Socially-Aware Mobile Networks

  Socially-aware mobile networks have become ubiquitous in our daily life, which create the phenomenon of the socially aware mobile big data. Due to the movement […]
August 29, 2016

How Many Wi-Fi APs Does it Take to Light a Lightbulb?

  The global move toward wireless access point (AP) densification has alluded toward the possibility of harvesting the unused ambient RF energy, especially in the 2.4-GHz […]
May 4, 2016
5G Cellular: It Will Work

Millimeter Wave Mobile Communications for 5G Cellular

The global bandwidth shortage facing wireless carriers has motivated the exploration of the underutilized millimeter wave (mm-wave) frequency spectrum for future broadband cellular communication networks. There […]
May 4, 2016
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High-Performance Extreme Learning Machines

This paper presents a complete approach to a successful utilization of a high-performance extreme learning machines (ELMs) Toolbox for Big Data. It summarizes recent advantages in […]