volume-05-Issue 1 (2014)

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Privacy Management Solution in Ubiquitous Environments Using Percontrol

JUSPN, volume-05 , Issue 2 (2014), PP 21 - 28

Published: 29 Apr 2014

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/JUSPN.05.02.004

by Valderi R. Q. Leithardt, David Nunes, Anubis G. M. Rossetto, Carlos O. Rolim, Cláudio F. R. Geyer, Jorge Sá Silva from Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul - Institute of Informatics – GPPD - Porto Alegre, RS - Brazil University of Coimbra Department of Informatics Engineering Pólo II, Pinhal de Marrocos, Coimbra - Portugal

Abstract: The identification of users in pervasive and ubiquitous environments can be performed using various devices and techniques, among which the use of wir read more...

Keywords: Pervasive Computing, Routing, Wireless Sensor Networks, Artificial Neural Networks.

A Micro Simulated and Demand Driven Supply Chain Model To Estimate Regional Production and Consumption Relations

JUSPN, volume-05 , Issue 2 (2014), PP 16 - 20

Published: 17 Apr 2014

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/JUSPN.05.02.003

by Omar Abed, Tom Bellemans, Gerrit K. Janssens, Ansar Yasar, Davy Janssens, Geert Wets from Transportation Research Institute (IMOB),Hasselt University, Wetenschapspark 5 box 6, B-3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium Research group Logistics, Hasselt University, Agoralaan Gebouw D, B-3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium

Abstract: The various operations of production, distribution and consumption of goods make up supply chain networks. The usual pre requisite to model freight fl read more...

Keywords: supply chain microsimulation, production-consumption tables, optimized location choice

Simulation of Carpooling Agents with the Janus Platform

JUSPN, volume-05 , Issue 2 (2014), PP 09 - 15

Published: 17 Apr 2014

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/JUSPN.05.02.002

by Stéphane Galland, Ansar-Ul-Haque Yasar, Luk Knapen, Nicolas Gaud, Tom Bellemans, Davy Janssens from Multiagent Group, IRTES-SET, UTBM, 90010 Belfort cedex, France Transportation Research Institute (IMOB), Hasselt University, Belgium

Abstract: Carpooling is an emerging alternative transportation mode that is eco-friendly and sustainable as it enables commuters to save time, travel resource, read more...

Keywords: Carpooling Problem, Multi-agent simulation, Organizational Model, Janus Platform

Feedback Provision on Running Technique with a Smartphone

JUSPN, volume-05 , Issue 1 (2014), PP 25 - 31

Published: 01 Jan 2014

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/JUSPN.05.01.004

by Christina Strohrmann, Julia Seiter, and Gerhard Tröster from Wearable Computing Lab., ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Abstract: Most runners run by themselves and do not have access to a trainer for feedback on their running form. We thus investigated the use of a standard smar read more...

Keywords: Wearable Technology, Running, Feedback, Signal Processing

Dynamic Service Composition for Telecommunication Services and Its Challenges

JUSPN, volume-05 , Issue 1 (2014), PP 17 - 24

Published: 31 Dec 2013

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/JUSPN.05.01.003

by S.M.F.D Syed Mustapha, Hui Na Chua from Faculty of Information and Technology, Universiti Tun Abdul Razak, Malaysia Faculty of Science and Technology Science, Sunway University, Malaysia

Abstract: As communication networks have evolved towards IP (Internet Protocol) networks, telecommunication operators has expanded its reach to internet multime read more...

Keywords: Service Composition Converged Services, Middleware.

Electromagnetic Energy and Data Transfer for a Neural Implant

JUSPN, volume-05 , Issue 1 (2014), PP 09 - 16

Published: 31 Dec 2013

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/JUSPN.05.01.002

by Navid Rezaei, Deyasini Majumdar, Bruce Cockburn, Christian Schlegel from Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, T6G 2V4 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada,

Abstract: The wireless transfer of energy through living tissues for the purpose of data communications is investigated. After considering the best frequency ba read more...

Keywords: near-field, link budget, implant, wireless communications, ultra-low power, subthreshold

Detecting Primary User Emulation Attacks in Cognitive Radio Networks via Physical Layer Network Coding

JUSPN, volume-05 , Issue 1 (2014), PP 01 - 08

Published: 31 Dec 2013

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/JUSPN.05.01.001

by Xiongwei Xie, Weichao Wang from Department of SIS, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, 28223, USA

Abstract: Primary user emulation (PUE) attacks on cognitive radio networks pose a serious threat to the deployment of this technique. Previous approaches usuall read more...

Keywords: Cognitive Radio Networks, Primary User Emulation, Physical Layer Network Coding.