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Introduction to the Special Issue on “State-of-the-Art Sensor Technology in Japan 2012”

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology, 1-1 Hibarigaoka, Tempaku-cho, Toyohashi, Aichi 441-8580, Japan
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Sensors 2014, 14(6), 11045-11048;
Received: 16 June 2014 / Accepted: 19 June 2014 / Published: 23 June 2014
(This article belongs to the Special Issue State-of-the-Art Sensors Technology in Japan 2012)
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Since the previous special issue: State-of-the-Art Sensor Technology in Japan in 2008, which collected papers on sensing technology for monitoring of humans and the environment, we have experienced the Great East Japan Earthquake, Tsunami on 11 March 2011. This special issue, while aiming in the same direction, focuses on technologies for: (1) accuracy and sensitivity, (2) wireless functions, (3) real-time response, (4) portability (miniaturization), and (5) privacy preservation to promote sensor and sensing technologies for disaster prevention and resilient systems. [...] View Full-Text
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Harada, K.; Ishida, Y. Introduction to the Special Issue on “State-of-the-Art Sensor Technology in Japan 2012”. Sensors 2014, 14, 11045-11048.

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