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Title Designing solutions-based ubiquitous and pervasive computing : new issues and trends / Francisco Milton Mendes Neto and Pedro Fernandes Ribeiro Neto, editors
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 347 pages : illustrations (some color)) : digital files
Contents 1. Managing context uncertainty in smart pervasive environments / Nirmalya Roy, Sajal K. Das -- 2. Effortless data capture for ambient e-services with digital pen and paper technology / Leili Lind, Aseel Berglund, Erik Berglund, Magnus B̐Μưang, Sture H̐Μưagglund -- 3. Evaluating voice user interfaces in ubiquitous applications / Val̐Μưeria Farinazzo Martins Salvador, Jo̐Μưao Soares de Oliveira Neto, Marcelo de Paiva Guimar̐Μưaes -- 4. A service for improving the user experience in WLANs and WPANs / Ricardo Augusto Rabelo Oliveira, Antonio Alfredo F. Loureiro -- 5. Experiences in developing ubiquitous applications / Jos̐Μưe Cano, Juan-Carlos Cano, Carlos T. Calafate, Pietro Manzoni -- 6. Wireless sensor network based data fusion and control model for an oil production platform / Mitun Bhattacharyya, Ashok Kumar, Magdy Bayoumi -- 7. System framework and protocols for ubiquitous computing based monitoring of an oil platform / Mitun Bhattacharyya, Ashok Kumar, Magdy Bayoumi -- 8. Low power considerations in ubiquitous computing / Robert Tesch, Ashok Kumar, Jamie Mason, Dania Alvarez, Mario Di'Mattia, Shawn Luce -- 9. Wireless sensor networks advances for ubiquitous computing / Jo̐Μưao B. Borges Neto, Rossana M. C. Andrade, Pedro Fernandes Ribeiro Neto -- 10. Disability vs. smart environments / Rachid Kadouche, Bessam Abdulrazak --
11. XAC project : towards a middleware for open wireless sensor networks / Kenji Tei, Shunichiro Suenaga, Yoshiyuki Nakamura, Yuichi Sei, Hikotoshi Nakazato, Yoichi Kaneki, Nobukazu Yoshioka, Yoshiaki Fukazawa, Shinichi Honiden -- 12. Pervasive computing applications, technologies, and challenges for e-health / Thienne Johnson, Eleri Cardozo, Eliane Gomes Guimar̐Μưaes -- 13. On the design of self-organizing ad hoc networks / Carlos M. S. Figueiredo, Antonio A. F. Loureiro -- 14. Hybrid intelligent systems in ubiquitous computing / Andrey V. Gavrilov -- 15. A primer of ubiquitous computing challenges and trends / Cristiano Andr̐Μưe da Costa, Jorge Luis Victoria Barbosa, Luciano Cavalheiro da Silva, Adenauer Corr̐Μưea Yamin, Cl̐Μưaudio Fernando Resin Geyer
Summary "This book provides a general overview about research on ubiquitous and pervasive computing and its applications, discussing the recent progress in this area and pointing out to scholars what they should do (best practices) and should not do (bad practices)"--Provided by publisher
Analysis eHealth
Hybrid intelligent systems
Pervasive computing applications
Pervasive environments
Self-organizing ad hoc networks
Smart environments
Ubiquitous applications
Ubiquitous computing
Wireless sensor networks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Title from ebook home page (viewed on Aug. 23, 2010)
Subject Ubiquitous computing.
Ubiquitous computing -- Research.
Form Electronic book
Author Mendes Neto, Francisco Milton, 1973-
Ribeiro Neto, Pedro Fernandes.
IGI Global.
LC no. 2009039731
ISBN 9781615208449 (PDF)