Global Implications of Emerging Technology Trends

Global Implications of Emerging Technology Trends

Francisco José García-Peñalvo (University of Salamanca, Spain)
Release Date: January, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 323
ISBN13: 9781522549444|ISBN10: 1522549447|EISBN13: 9781522549451|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-4944-4


The advent of new technologies has been an impetus for rapid development in several industries. These recent advances push industry leaders to infuse new innovations into their various systems and processes.

Global Implications of Emerging Technology Trends is a critical scholarly resource that examines major breakthroughs within technological areas on a global level. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics, such as biometrics, nanotechnology, and wireless technologies, this book is geared towards academicians, practitioners, and researchers seeking current research manuscripts of the evolution of information science and technology.

Topics Covered

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

  • Biometrics
  • Chemoinformatic
  • Cloud Computing
  • Digital Forensics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Sensor Technologies
  • Virtualization
  • Wireless Technologies

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Francisco José García-Peñalvo received his bachelor’s degree in computing from the University of Valladolid (Spain), and his PhD degree from the University of Salamanca, where he is currently the Head of the Research Group in Interaction and e-Learning (GRIAL). His main research interests focus on eLearning, computers and education and digital ecosystems. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Education in the Knowledge Society journal and the Journal of Information Technology Research. He coordinates the Doctoral Program in Education in the Knowledge Society.