On Transform Domain Communication Systems under Spectrum Sensing Mismatch: A Deterministic Analysis


Towards the era of mobile Internet and the Internet of Things (IoT), numerous sensors and devices are being introduced and interconnected. To support such an amount of data traffic, traditional wireless communication technologies are facing challenges Continue reading

An Auction-based Spectrum Leasing Mechanism for Mobile Macro-Femtocell Networks of IoT


The Internet of Things (IoT) is a vision of the upcoming society. It can provide pervasive communication between two or more entities using 4G-LTE (Long Term Evolution) communication technology. In 4G-LTE networks, there are two important Continue reading

Object-Oriented RFID with IoT: A Design Concept of Information Systems in Manufacturing


The Internet of Things (IoT) has increasingly become important in industry. Connectivity over the internet of not only people but also devices (such as sensors, appliances, machines, robots, and vehicles) is leading to a paradigm shift in Continue reading

Dynamic Involvement of Real World Objects in the IoT: A Consensus-based Cooperation Approach


A significant role in the Internet of Things (IoT) will be taken by mobile and low-cost unstable devices, which autonomously self-organize and introduce highly dynamic and heterogeneous scenarios for the deployment of distributed applications. Continue reading

Physical Design of a Smart Camera with Integrated Digital Pixel Sensors Using a 0.13µm 8-Layer Metal CMOS Process

The design of cameras has historically kept imagery and computational circuitry isolated in an attempt to maximize image quality by improving pixel pitch and routing density. Although this technique has worked in creating high density arrays of Continue reading

Hardware Accelerator for Duo-binary CTC Decoding: Algorithm Selection, HW/SW Partitioning and FPGA Implementation

Wireless communication is always struggling with errors in the transmission. The digital data received from the radio channel is often erroneous due to thermal noise and fading. The error rate can be Continue reading