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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 […]
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. […]