A Practical Design and Implementation of a Low-Cost Platform for Real-Time Diagnostic Imaging

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The emerging need for the current medical devices to achieve immediate visualization and performing diagnostic imaging at real time augurs the demand for high computational power of the associated electronic circuitry. The demand for such a high Continue reading

Unimodal and Multimodal Biometric Sensing Systems: A Review

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Biometric systems are used for the verification and identification of individuals using their physiological or behavioral features. These features can be categorized into unimodal and multimodal systems, in which the former have several deficiencies that Continue reading

A Key Space Enhanced Chaotic Encryption Scheme for Physical Layer Security in OFDM-PON

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In this paper, we propose a key space enhanced chaos-based encryption scheme with no requirement of redundant sideband information in an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing passive optical network (OFDM-PON). For the first time, a simple Continue reading

Color-Shift Keying and Code-Division Multiple-Access Transmission for RGB-LED Visible Light Communications Using Mobile Phone Camera

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Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) have been deployed for various applications in our daily lives. Similarly, image sensors or cameras integrated into mobile phones have become common. Hence, visible light communication (VLC) using LED and mobile Continue reading

Five Decades of Hierarchical Modulation and Its Benefits in Relay-Aided Networking

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Hierarchical modulation (HM), which is also known as layered modulation, has been widely adopted across the telecommunication industry. Its strict backward compatibility with single-layer modems and its low complexity facilitate the seamless upgrading Continue reading

Towards dynamic coordination among home appliances using multi-objective energy optimization for demand side management in smart buildings

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In this paper, we propose a home energy management system which employs load shifting strategy of demand side management to optimize the energy consumption patterns of a smart home. It aims to manage the load demand in an efficient Continue reading

Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm-based Parameter Estimation of Fractional-order Chaotic System with Time Delay

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It is an important issue to estimate parameters of fractional-order chaotic systems in nonlinear science, which has received increasing interest in recent years. In this paper, time delay and fractional order as well as system’s parameters are concerned Continue reading

Software Tools and Simulators in the Education of Engineering of Telecommunications

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The use of software tools and simulators in the education field has a growing interest in most of universities and educational procedures. Nowadays, in university education new technologies are used to improve and complement the theoretical concepts Continue reading

Analysis of Fix‐point Aspects for Wireless Infrastructure Systems

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A large amount of today’s telecommunication consists of mobile and short distance wireless applications, where the effect of the channel is unknown and changing over time, and thus needs to be described statistically. Therefore the received signal Continue reading

Techniques, Taxonomy, and Challenges of Privacy Protection in the Smart Grid

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As the ease with which any data are collected and transmitted increases, more privacy concerns arise leading to an increasing need to protect and preserve it. Much of the recent high-profile coverage of data mishandling and public mis-leadings about various Continue reading