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Title Technological developments in networking, education and automation / Khaled Elleithy [and others], editors
Published Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 643 pages)
Contents Education in the Clouds: How Colleges and Universities are Leveraging Cloud Computing -- Weak Orderings of Knowledge States -- Problem Based Learning: Obtaining Enzyme Kinetics Parameters Integrating Linear Algebra, Computer Programming and Biochemistry Curriculum -- Adaptive Assessments using Open Standards -- Online Academic Advising Support -- Using Computer Game to Share knowledge -- Following the Paper Trail: Measuring the Economic and Environmental Impact of Digital Content Delivery -- Context Driven Personalized e-Learning Environment Provided as a State Service -- Exploring Teachers' Beliefs about Digital Citizenship and Responsibility -- Faculty Driven Assessment of Critical Thinking: National Dissemination of the CAT Instrument -- Enhancing the Instruction of Introductory Electric Circuit Courses using MATLAB -- Istopolis: Design Issues and Evaluation' Results of an Integrated Web-Based Educational Application -- TEAC2H-RI: Educational Robotic Platform for Improving Teaching-Learning Processes of Technology in Developing Countries -- Selecting Patterns for the Evaluation of Systems -- Effectiveness of Collaborative Learning in Teaching Information Systems -- Implementation of a Curriculum Management System at a Faculty of Medicine -- Lessons Learned from a Pilot Project -- Use of Ontology for Reusing Web Repositories for eLearning -- Actual and Future Trends of the E-education and Its Costs Specification in the Czech Republic -- Modern Improvements in the Digital Logic Laboratory -- e-Cheating and Calculator-Technology -- Perspectives on Critical Thinking through Online Discussion Forums in Engineering Mathematics -- Digital System Description Knowledge Assessment -- Wikibooks as Tools for Promoting Constructivist Learning in Higher Education: Findings from a Case Study -- The Impact of the Context of an Information System on Strategic Information Quality -- The Institute of Technology Sector in Ireland -- Can Mobile Computing Help Reverse the Decline in Informatics Studies? -- Towards an Academic Social Network for Bologna Process -- Supporting knowledge Discovery in an eLearning Environment Having Social Components -- Computer Numerical Control, Mass Customization and Architectural Education in an Emergent Economy -- Application of Project Based Study in the Learning Process: A Case Study -- Interdisciplinary Automation and Control in a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Laboratory -- Stereo Spectral Imaging System for Plant Health Characterization -- Transition Network for Automation Modeling: A Case Study -- Computational Modeling and Simulation of a New Energy-Saving Sealing Unit in Industrial Applications -- Design of An Intelligent Solar Tracking System Using PIC18F452 Micro Controller -- Adaptive Two Layers Neural Network Frequency Controller for Isolated Thermal Power System -- Optimal Controller Comparison Using Pareto Fronts -- Interaction with Objects in Virtual Environments -- One Approach for Training of Recurrent Neural Network Model of IIR Digital Filter -- Classification of the Power Transformers using Dissolved Gas Analysis -- Modelling Control of Pore Number and Radii Distribution in Single-Cell Electroporation -- Single Allocation P-Hub Median Problem to Monitor Land Borders by Using Unmanned Aircraft -- LPT to RS232 communication converter -- Simulation Model of Coremaking Plant -- Depth Calculation using Computer Vision and Sift -- Dynamic of New Technologies in Switching Power Devices IGBTs -- Anisotropic Percolating Pathways in the Thin Films of Polymeric PEDT/PSS Complex and their Relation to the Electrical Conductivity as Revealed by the Mesoscale Simulation -- Predicting Trading Signals of Sri Lankan Stock Market Using Genetic Algorithms and Neural Networks -- An Automatic Measurement Algorithm for the Diameters of Carbon Nanotubes by Using Image Processing -- Object Detection in Foveated Images -- Digital Semi-Controlled Rectifier using a Microcontroller -- Generalized Minimum Variance Controller with Dynamic Pole Assignment to Improve Performance in Industrial Applications -- Automated Detection of Sunspots and Sunspot Groups in Full-Disk Solar Images -- Stochastic Model Based Approach for Biometric Identification -- A New Stochastic Model Based Approach for Object Identification and Segmentation in Textured Color Image -- An Unsupervised Stochastic Model for Detection and Identification of Objects in Textured Color Images Using Segmentation Technique -- Automated Classification of Sunspot Groups with Support Vector Machines -- A Novel Ballistics Imaging System for Firearm Identification -- Color Seal Segmentation and Identification -- Efficient SOPC-Based Multicore System Design using NOC -- Architecture and Initial Performance Indicators of New OPCUA Automation Protocol Stack Java Implementation -- Automatic Segmentation of Cardiac Cavity Images Using Collinear and Triangle Equation -- Both Side More-Output Transmission with Harmonic Gear -- Intelligent Plasma Monitoring Systems Based on Optical Methods and Chromatic Modulation -- A Neoteric Chaotic & Adaptive Watermarking Scheme for Colored Images -- Rotary Transducer -- Regression Analysis about Humidity Elimination from Diesel Fuel Via Bioorganic Compounds to Increase Antifouling Action -- Optimal Threshold for Locating Targets Within a Surveillance Region Using a Binary Sensor Network -- A Proposal of a Nonlinear Observer Applied to the Heat Exchange Phenomena in a Double Pipe Heat Exchanger -- Vibration Signal Processing by Deconvolution Method -- An IT Change Management Tool to Optimize Scheduling and Planning -- A Low-Power Content-Addressable Memory (CAM) using Pipelined Search Scheme -- Design and Optimization of Piezoelectric Dual-Mode Micro-Mirror -- Device for Measurement of Clamped Joints Friction Torque -- Self-Optimization for Dynamic Scheduling in Manufacturing Systems -- A Decomposition Method in Modeling Queuing Systems -- Modular Design and Structure for a Mobile Sensory Platform -- wradvs: A Didactic Server for IPv6 Stateless Autoconfiguration -- Securing P2P Wireless Communications by Deploying Honeytokens in a Cooperative Maritime Network -- Integrating Information Security into Quality Management Systems -- Evaluation of Asynchronous Event Mechanisms for Browser-based Real-time Communication Integration -- An Ontology-based Intrusion Detection for RFID Systems -- A New Algorithm and its Implementations for RC Filters -- A Computationally Dynamic Resource Management for Multicarrier Communications in Downlink for OFDMA Systems -- A General Method for Synthesis of Families of Orthogonal Complementary Codes -- E-Speed Start- A Window Based Additive Increase, Multiplicative Decrease Network Congestion Control Technique -- Common-Wavelengths Design Scheme for Efficient Management of Spare Resources in WDM Networks -- ICMP Covert Channel Resiliency -- Chip-to-chip Free-space Optical Interconnection Using Liquid-crystal-over-silicon Spatial light modulator -- GA based Neural Network Retraining using Adaptive Genetic Operations -- Decision Support for IP Uplink and Routing Choice -- Differential Cryptanalysis of Blow-CAST-Fish -- A Keyless Polyalphabetic Cipher -- Vertical Handover between WiFi Network and WiMAX Network According to IEEE 802.21 Standard -- Study on the Impact of Node Density and Sink Location in WSN -- An Algorithm for Synthesis of Families of Generalized Orthogonal Complementary Pairs -- Low Message Overhead Clustering Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks -- On the Design of SOHO Networks -- Study of UMTS Handover Scenarios -- Reduction of Energy Consumption in WSN using an Approach Geocast -- Conflicts in Online Social Network Privacy Policy -- Developing a Feedback Model for Managing Congestion in Packet Switched Wide Area Networks -- Voice Gateway to IP-PSTN Integration and NGN Architecture -- An Algorithm for Route Selection on Multi-sink Wireless Sensor Network Using Fuzzy Logic -- Mining Mobile Sequential
Patterns in Wireless Cellular Networks -- Agile Software Development Methods and its Advantages -- Toward a High Performance Grid Site RO-14-ITIM and the Contribution to WLCG -- A MFI4OR-based Approach of Semantic Annotation for Web Service -- Ethernet Node for Serial Communications -- EvalTool for Evaluate the Partitioning Scheme of Distributed Databases -- Automatic Creation of Daily News Digests from Internet News Sites
Summary Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation includes a set of rigorously reviewed world-class manuscripts addressing and detailing state-of-the-art research projects in the following areas: Computer Networks: Access Technologies, Medium Access Control, Network architectures and Equipment, Optical Networks and Switching, Telecommunication Technology, and Ultra Wideband Communications. Engineering Education and Online Learning: including development of courses and systems for engineering, technical and liberal studies programs; online laboratories; intelligent testing using fuzzy logic; taxonomy of e-courses; and evaluation of online courses. Pedagogy: including benchmarking; group-learning; active learning; teaching of multiple subjects together; ontology; and knowledge management. Instruction Technology: including internet textbooks; virtual reality labs, instructional design, virtual models, pedagogy-oriented markup languages; graphic design possibilities; open source classroom management software; automatic email response systems; tablet-pcs; personalization using web mining technology; intelligent digital chalkboards; virtual room concepts for cooperative scientific work; and network technologies, management, and architecture. Coding and Modulation: Modeling and Simulation, OFDM technology, Space-time Coding, Spread Spectrum and CDMA Systems. Wireless technologies: Bluetooth, Cellular Wireless Networks, Cordless Systems and Wireless Local Loop, HIPERLAN, IEEE 802.11, Mobile Network Layer, Mobile Transport Layer, and Spread Spectrum. Network Security and applications: Authentication Applications, Block Ciphers Design Principles, Block Ciphers Modes of Operation, Electronic Mail Security, Encryption & Message Confidentiality, Firewalls, IP Security, Key Cryptography & Message Authentication, and Web Security. Robotics, Control Systems and Automation: Distributed Control Systems, Automation, Expert Systems, Robotics, Factory Automation, Intelligent Control Systems, Man Machine Interaction, Manufacturing Information System, Motion Control, and Process Automation. Vision Systems: for human action sensing, face recognition, and image processing algorithms for smoothing of high speed motion. Electronics and Power Systems: Actuators, Electro-Mechanical Systems, High Frequency Converters, Industrial Electronics, Motors and Drives, Power Converters, Power Devices and Components, and Power Electronics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Education -- Data processing -- Congresses.
Educational technology -- Congresses.
Educational innovations -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Elleithy, Khaled.
International Conference on Telecommunications and Networking (2009)
International Conference on Engineering Education, Instructional Technology, Assessment and E-Learning (2009)
International Conference on Industrial Electronics, Technology and Automation (2009)
LC no. 2010927951
ISBN 9048191505 (print)
9048191513 (electronic bk.)
9789048191505 (print)
9789048191512 (electronic bk.)