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Special Issue "Selected Papers from INNOV 2018"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 March 2019).
The Seventh International Conference on Communications, Computation, Networks and Technologies (INNOV 2018) will be held 14–18 October, 2018, in Nice, France (https://www.iaria.org/conferences2018/INNOV18.html). INNOV 2018 is intended to serve as a premier and interdisciplinary forum for academic and industrial researchers, scientists, engineers and practitioners throughout the world to present their latest research effort in trend technologies.
Recent breakthrough technologies are trending up for today’s technologically-driven society, from the fundamental constituent of a city (i.e., smart homes/buildings), intelligent factories, to smart cities with intelligent transportation systems. Researchers working on Machine Learning (ML), Computer Vision (CV), and Internet of Things (IoT) have collaborated together to turn the concept of “smart city” from hype to reality. For instance, based on CV and digital image processing techniques with the IoT paradigm, an automatic smart surveillance system consisting of (1) a digital IP camera placed in the frame of a door in a realistic domestic environment, acted as a vision sensor and integrated with an Internet-equipped microcontroller, (2) a cloud-centered IoT server configured with data science analytics and push notification service, and (3) a mobile device alerted with the push notification service is able to recognize the picture of the person who is intending to intrude in the environment. Technical combination of advanced ML, CV, and IoT brings new insights for home surveillance as an example in this modern society. Smart cities promote our daily living by providing complete healthcare, safety, transportation and other smart service solutions.
This Special Issue is dedicated to new research efforts with consolidated and thoroughly evaluated application-oriented research results by authors of outstanding papers from INNOV2018 in the fields of Image and Video Processing with the IoT paradigm for smart home (smart building), smart manufacturing, and/or smart city technologies that are worthy of archival publication in Sensors. Authors recommended for this Special Issue will be invited to submit extended work of their original conference paper to this Special Issue with a peer-reviewed process for publication.
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- Image and Video Processing for smart homes/manufacturing/cities
- IoT for smart homes/manufacturing/cities
- Communication modeling, security, and signal processing for smart homes/manufacturing/cities
- Smart sensing and sensor-web infrastructures for smart homes/manufacturing/cities
- Security and privacy for IoT, cyber-physical systems, and smart city services
Prof. Dr. Yu-Chen
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yung-Yao Chen
Assist. Prof. Dr. Yu-Hsiu Lin
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- Computer Vision
- Image and Video Processing
- Internet of Things
- Machine Learning
- Smart Vision Sensors
- Smart Homes
- Smart Manufacturing
- Smart Cities