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September 28, 2018

SmartCityWare: A Service-Oriented Middleware for Cloud and Fog Enabled Smart City Services

Smart cities are becoming a reality. Various aspects of modern cities are being automated and integrated with information and communication technologies to achieve higher functionality, optimized […]
September 21, 2018

Traffic Signal Phase Scheduling Based on Device-to-Device Communication

Device-to-device (D2D) communications enable direct communications among mobile entities, which brings new revolutions to existing cellular networks. Many use cases which can benefit from D2D are […]
September 14, 2018

Evolutionary Sleep Scheduling in Software-Defined Networks

The redundant design of communication networks leads to under-utilization of idle devices, which have been reported to consume a significant portion of energy. Thus, it demands […]
September 6, 2018

Design and Implementation of a Two-Wheel and Hopping Robot With a Linkage Mechanism

Wheeled robots exhibit fast and stable motion on a flat road but lack the ability to overcome the obstacles and rough terrains. To address this shortage, […]
August 17, 2018

Active Plant Wall for Green Indoor Climate Based on Cloud and Internet of Things

An indoor climate is closely related to human health, well-being, and comfort. Thus, indoor climate monitoring and management are prevalent in many places, from public offices […]
August 3, 2018

Stabilizing Graphically Extended Hand for Hand Tremors

Tremors, which refer the trembling or shaking of body parts, are caused by the involuntary contractions of muscles and are one of the most common movement […]
July 24, 2018

Anonymous Authentication Scheme for Smart Cloud Based Healthcare Applications

Many smart healthcare applications are adopting cloud to provide services to patients. However, the sensitive data can be disclosed to the authentication server/service provider. Therefore, security […]
July 13, 2018

IAPcloud: A Cloud Control Platform for Heterogeneous Robots

The cloud robotic technology makes multiple robots share resources and collaborate with each other more flexibly. Although this concept has been widely accepted by academia since […]
July 6, 2018

High-Speed Image Velocimetry System for Rainfall Measurement

In this paper, a new image-based disdrometer is developed to survey the movement of free falling raindrops. The proposed high-speed image velocimetry (HSIV) system comprises a […]
June 29, 2018

Underwater Localization Based on Grid Computation and Its Application to Transmit Beamforming in Multiuser UWA Communications

Underwater localization is a challenging problem and established technologies for terrestrial systems cannot be used, notably the Global Positioning System (GPS). In this paper, we propose […]