Software Tools and Simulators in the Education of Engineering of Telecommunications


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

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


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

Visible and Mid-Infrared Supercontinuum Generation and their Respective Application to 3D Imaging and Stand-off Reflection Spectroscopy


The thesis describes broadband supercontinuum (SC) generation in optical fibers for both the visible and mid-infrared regions of the spectrum, and their respective application to 3D imaging and stand-off reflection spectroscopy. Both SC sources leverage mature Continue reading

Linking Advanced Visualization and MATLAB for the Analysis of 3D Gene Expression Data


Three-dimensional gene expression PointCloud data genera ted by the Berkeley Drosophila Transcription Network Project (BDTNP) provides quantitative information about the spatial and temporal expression of genes in early Drosophila embryos at Continue reading

An Accelerator Control Middle Layer Using MATLAB


Matlab is an interpretive programming language originally developed for convenient use with the LINPACK and EISPACK libraries. Matlab is appealing for accelerator physics because it is matrix-oriented, provides an active workspace for system variables Continue reading