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May 18, 2020

Smartphone and Smartwatch-Based Biometrics Using Activities of Daily Living

  Smartphones and smartwatches, which include powerful sensors, provide a readily available platform for implementing and deploying mobile motion-based behavioral biometrics. However, the few studies that […]
May 6, 2020

Text Detection and Recognition for Images of Medical Laboratory Reports With a Deep Learning Approach

  The adoption of electronic health records (EHRs) is an important step in the development of modern medicine. However, complete health records are not often available […]
April 21, 2020

Smart Power Control for Quality-Driven Multi-User Video Transmissions: A Deep Reinforcement Learning Approach

  Device-to-device (D2D) communications have been regarded as a promising technology to meet the dramatically increasing video data demand in the 5G network. In this paper, […]
April 9, 2020

Deep Learning Applications in Medical Image Analysis

  The tremendous success of machine learning algorithms at image recognition tasks in recent years intersects with a time of dramatically increased use of electronic medical […]
March 20, 2020

Blockchains and Smart Contracts for the Internet of Things

  Motivated by the recent explosion of interest around blockchains, we examine whether they make a good fit for the Internet of Things (IoT) sector. Blockchains […]
February 28, 2020

Reinforcement Learning Based MAC Protocol (UW-ALOHA-Q) for Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks

  The demand for regular monitoring of the marine environment and ocean exploration is rapidly increasing, yet the limited bandwidth and slow propagation speed of acoustic […]
January 31, 2020

A Study on the Elimination of Thermal Reflections

  Recently, thermal cameras have been used in various surveillance and monitoring systems. In particular, in camera-based surveillance systems, algorithms are being developed for detecting and […]
January 9, 2020

Direct Control Strategy of Real-Time Tracking Power Generation Plan for Wind Power and Battery Energy Storage Combined System

  To improve the overall economy of the wind-energy storage power station, a direct control strategy is proposed to track the deviation of the wind power […]
December 18, 2019

Printed Circuit Board Implementation of Wideband Radial Power Combiner

  This paper presents a new approach to design and implementation of a wideband microstrip radial power combiner with a planar structure in a way that […]
November 22, 2019

User Grouping for Hybrid VLC/RF Networks With NOMA: A Coalitional Game Approach

  Recently, visible light communication (VLC) networks have emerged as a promising alternative for indoor data access, due to high data rate, low implementation cost, and […]