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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 […]
November 5, 2019

On the Automated Management of Security Incidents in Smart Spaces

  The proliferation of smart spaces, such as smart buildings, is increasing opportunities for offenders to exploit the interplay between cyber and physical components, in order […]
October 21, 2019

An Experimental-Based Review of Image Enhancement and Image Restoration Methods for Underwater Imaging

  Underwater images play a key role in ocean exploration but often suffer from severe quality degradation due to light absorption and scattering in water medium. […]
September 5, 2019

A Novel Design Approach for 5G Massive MIMO and NB-IoT Green Networks Using a Hybrid Jaya-Differential Evolution Algorithm

  Our main objective is to reduce power consumption by responding to the instantaneous bit rate demand by the user for 4th Generation (4G) and 5th […]
August 23, 2019

Wireless Communications and Applications Above 100 GHz: Opportunities and Challenges for 6G and Beyond

  Frequencies from 100 GHz to 3 THz are promising bands for the next generation of wireless communication systems because of the wide swaths of unused […]
August 14, 2019

Data Management in Industry 4.0: State of the Art and Open Challenges

  Information and communication technologies are permeating all aspects of industrial and manufacturing systems, expediting the generation of large volumes of industrial data. This paper surveys […]
July 29, 2019

Socio-Technological Factors Affecting User’s Adoption of eHealth Functionalities: A Case Study of China and Ukraine eHealth Systems

  Recent studies have shown the rapid adoption of digital health software applications worldwide. However, researchers are yet to fully understand users’ rationale of eHealth systems. […]
June 12, 2019
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Performance Evaluation of Multi-UAV System in Post-Disaster Application….

Can eyes in the air counter chaos on the ground? Researchers in Japan analyzed performance of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) used in the response to the […]
April 26, 2019
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Water-Resistant Smartphone Technologies

  Smartphone manufacturers have begun to market their products as water-resistant to gain market share. However, many consumers report that these smartphones are not actually waterproof […]
February 28, 2019

Most Cited Article of 2017: Fog of Everything: Energy-Efficient Networked Computing Architectures, Research Challenges, and a Case Study

Fog computing (FC) and Internet of Everything (IoE) are two emerging technological paradigms that, to date, have been considered standing-alone. However, because of their complementary features, […]