Mobile and Handheld Computing Solutions for Organizations and End-Users

Mobile and Handheld Computing Solutions for Organizations and End-Users

Wen-Chen Hu (University of North Dakota, USA) and S. Hossein Mousavinezhad (Idaho State University, USA)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: January, 2013|Copyright: © 2013 |Pages: 446
ISBN13: 9781466627857|ISBN10: 1466627859|EISBN13: 9781466627864|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-2785-7


Mobile and Handheld Computing Solutions for Organizations and End-Users discusses a broad range of topics in order to advance handheld knowledge and apply the proposed methods to real-world issues for organizations and end users. This book brings together researchers and practitioners involved with mobile and handheld computing solutions useful for IT students, researchers, and scholars.

Topics Covered

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

  • Data Management
  • E-Health Information Systems
  • Handheld Devices, Architectures and Systems
  • Intelligent Web
  • Mobile advertising
  • Mobile and wireless networks
  • Mobile Commerce
  • Mobile Support System

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Wen-Chen Hu received a BE, an ME, an MS, and a PhD, all in Computer Science, from Tamkang University, Taiwan, the National Central University, Taiwan, the University of Iowa, Iowa City, and the University of Florida, Gainesville, in 1984, 1986, 1993, and 1998, respectively. He is currently an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science of the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. He was an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering at Auburn University, Alabama, for years. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR) and an associate editor of the Journal of Information Technology Research (JITR), and has acted as editors and editorial advisory/review board members for over 30 international journals/books and served more than 30 tracks/sessions and program committees for international conferences. He has also won a couple of awards of best papers, best reviewers, and community services. Dr. Hu has been teaching more than 10 years at the US universities and over 10 different computer/IT-related courses, and advising more than 50 graduate students. He has published over 100 articles in refereed journals, conference proceedings, books, and encyclopedias, edited seven books and conference proceedings, and solely authored a book titled Internet-Enabled Handheld Devices, Computing, and Programming: Mobile Commerce and Personal Data Applications. His current research interests include handheld/mobile/smartphone/tablet computing, location-based services, Web-enabled information system such as search engines and Web mining, electronic and mobile commerce systems, and Web technologies. He is a member of the IEEE Computer Society and ACM (Association for Computing Machinery).
S. Hossein Mousavinezhad received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. He is currently a Professor and the Chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering Computer Science (EECS), Idaho State University, Pocatello, Idaho. His research interests include digital signal processing, bioelectromagnetics, and communication systems. Dr. Mousavinezhad is a recipient of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Third Millennium Medal. He received American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Electrical and Computer Engineering Division’s Meritorious Service Award in June 2007. Professor Mousavinezhad is a program evaluator for the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).