Global Applications of Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing

Global Applications of Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing

Tao Gao (North China Electric Power University, China)
Release Date: December, 2012|Copyright: © 2013 |Pages: 364
ISBN13: 9781466626454|ISBN10: 1466626453|EISBN13: 9781466626768|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-2645-4


As technology continues to play a vital role in our everyday lives, advancements in human-computer interaction studies embrace ubiquitous computing as a tool for information processing to evolve into the human environment.

Global Applications of Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing provides the global applications and efforts in building and applying pervasive and ubiquitous computer technology. This book provides an essential collection of research on information technology for educators, researchers, and practitioners aiming to advance the practice and understanding of pervasive and ubiquitous applications.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Architecture Development
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Systems
  • Pervasive Computing Environments
  • Smart Grid Applications
  • Software Development
  • Ubiquitous computing

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Tao Gao is a professor of North China Electric Power University, Hebei Province, China. He is interested in artificial intelligence, IntelliSense, internet of physical objects, automatic identification, real-time localization, digital information processing, motion detection, computer vision, cloud computing, and so on. His previous research explored motion tracking, moving object detection, and video based motion pattern reorganization. He is the author or co-author of more than 10 refereed international journal and conference papers, covering topics of intelligent multimedia processing, intelligent transportation systems and internet of things. He is a member of IEEE, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society, IEEE Computer Society, Association for Computing Machinery, China Computer Federation, and Chinese Institute of Electronics. He is the guest Reviewer of several refereed international journals, i.e., IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Multimedia Tools and Applications, Journal of Supercomputing, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Journal of the Chinese Institute of Engineers, and International Journal of Image Processing, etc. He is TPC member of refereed conferences, e.g., EMEIT 2011, ICEOE 2011, ICCDA 2011, MINES 2010, and ITSIC 2010, etc.