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June 22, 2018

A Method for 3-D Printing Patient-Specific Prosthetic Arms With High Accuracy Shape and Size

Limb amputation creates serious emotional and functional damage to the one who lost a limb. For some upper limb prosthesis users, comfort and appearance are among […]
June 14, 2018

Linguistic Feature Based Filtering Mechanism for Recommending Posts in a Social Networking Group

Online social networks have spawned myriads of online social groups, where people can interact and exchange their ideas. However, the major issues that interfere with the […]
June 8, 2018

An Open Framework for Participatory PM2.5 Monitoring in Smart Cities

As the population in cities continues to increase rapidly, air pollution becomes a serious issue from public health to social economy. Among all pollutants, fine particulate […]
June 1, 2018

A Multi Criteria-Based Approach for Virtual Machines Consolidation to Save Electrical Power in Cloud Data Centers

Consolidation of virtual machines is used to reduce the power consumed in cloud computing systems. In consolidation, some virtual machines are migrated from some source servers […]
May 25, 2018

A Lightweight Encryption Method for Privacy Protection in Surveillance Videos

Privacy protection of surveillance videos is an important issue because of the pervasiveness of surveillance cameras. Region of interest (RoI) privacy protection prefers encrypting limited privacy-sensitive […]
May 10, 2018

Exploding E-Cigarettes: A Battery Safety Issue

E-cigarettes have become popular as an alternative to traditional tobacco products. However, the safety of e-cigarettes is a significant issue, as there have been numerous incidents […]
May 4, 2018

A Perspective on Deep Imaging

The combination of tomographic imaging and deep learning, or machine learning in general, promises to empower not only image analysis but also image reconstruction. The latter […]
April 27, 2018

Convolutional Neural Networks Based Fire Detection in Surveillance Videos

  The recent advances in embedded processing have enabled the vision based systems to detect fire during surveillance using convolutional neural networks (CNNs). However, such methods […]
April 13, 2018

Vanadium Oxide Bandstop Tunable Filter for Ka Frequency Bands Based on a Novel Reconfigurable Spiral Shape Defected Ground Plane CPW

  This paper proposes and validates a new principle in coplanar waveguide (CPW) bandstop filter tuning by shortcutting defected ground plane (DGS) inductor shaped spirals to […]
April 6, 2018

A Convolutional Neural Network Smartphone App for Real-Time Voice Activity Detection

This paper presents a smartphone app that performs real-time voice activity detection based on convolutional neural network. Real-time implementation issues are discussed showing how the slow […]