Special Issue "Sensors Data Fusion for Healthcare"
A special issue of Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2014)
Prof. Dr. António Manuel De Jesus Pereira
Computer Science Department, School of Technology and Management, Computer Science and Communications Research Centre, Polytechnic of Leiria, Campus 2, Morro do Lena – Alto do Vieiro, Apartado 4163, 2411-901 Leiria, Portugal
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Interests: internet of things; body area networks; next generation networks and services; health informatics; wireless sensor networks; ambient assisted living
Dear Colleagues,This Special Issue of the journal Sensors, entitled "Sensors data fusion for healthcare", will focus on all aspects of research and development related to the field.
The multiple sources of sensing and health data now available have led to the need for data gathering optimization, in terms of data flow, and the need for data categories to become simple, fast, and accurate monitoring systems.
To this end, this Special Issue aims to collect the most recent advances in sensor data fusion for healthcare. We are inviting the submission of original and unpublished work addressing several research topics of interest, including but not limited to, the following issues:
- data fusion
- data aggregation
- in-network data processing
- data transmission optimization
- optimized data protocols
- communication networks
Prof. Dr. António Manuel de Jesus Pereira
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