Pervasive Computing

Innovations in Intelligent Multimedia and Applications

By Aboul-Ella Hassanien , Jemal H. Abawajy , Ajith Abraham , Hani Hagras

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This volume presents the latest in pervasive computing and multimedia technologies. It covers an array of topics including video streaming, intelligent behavior modeling, tele-gaming, web service processes, virtual environments, ambient intelligence and more.

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  • ISBN13: 978-1-8488-2598-7
  • 484 Pages
  • User Level: Science
  • Publication Date: September 23, 2009
  • Available eBook Formats: PDF
  • eBook Price: $149.00
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This volume provides state-of-the-art coverage of the diverse topics related to pervasive computing and intelligent multimedia technologies. The use of different computational intelligence-based approaches to various problems in pervasive computing are examined, including video streaming, intelligent behavior modeling and control for mobile manipulators, tele-gaming, indexing video summaries for quick video browsing, web service processes, virtual environments, ambient intelligence, and prevention and detection of attacks to ubiquitous databases. Topics and features: includes a comprehensive overview, providing a thorough literature review; examines virtual reality technology, and mobile virtual environments; describes various approaches in ambient intelligence for home health care for the elderly and those suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, and for volcano monitoring; investigates issues in web services and situation awareness in pervasive computing environments; explores wireless network applications.
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  1. Wireless Adaptive Therapeutic TeleGaming.
  2. Intelligent Behavior Modeling and Control for Mobile Manipulators.
  3. Resource
  4. aware Fuzzy Logic Control of Video Streaming.
  5. Indexing Video Summaries For Quick Video Browsing.
  6. Sensorized Garment Augmented 3D Pervasive Virtual Reality System.
  7. Innovative Solutions for Future Hotel Rooms.
  8. Mobile Virtual Environments.
  9. AI Techniques in a Context
  10. aware Ubiquitous Environment.
  11. A Distributed Ambient Intelligence
  12. based Multi
  13. agent System for Alzheimer Health Care.
  14. Volcano Monitoring.
  15. SiC: Architecture for Preventing and Detecting Attacks to Ubiquitous Databases.
  16. HoCaMA: Home Care Hybrid Multi
  17. agent Architecture.
  18. Semantic Annotation for Web Service Processes.
  19. Situation
  20. aware Adaptive Processing (SAAP) of Data Streams.
  21. A Scalable P2P Video Streaming Framework.
  22. QoE in Pervasive Telecommunication Systems.
  23. Agents
  24. based e
  25. Commerce and Securing Exchanged Information.
  26. Neighbor Selection in P2P Overlay Networks.
  27. Analysis of Pervasive Mobile Ad Hoc Routing Protocols.
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