Automobile Control Systems: Transition from Controller Area Networks to Ethernets

Due to concerns about the negative impacts of powering vehicles using fossil fuel and the future availability of fossil fuel, there has been an increased focus on electric vehicles. However, current electric vehicle energy efficiency is Continue reading

RFID Emergency System for Tumble Detection of Solitary People

RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) system is a wireless system without any kinds of mechanical or optical connection between identifying and detected objects. It consists of two basic devices: a reader and tag. Recently with the development of the Continue reading

Classification of Ground Objects Using Laser Radar Data

Accurate 3D models of natural environments are important for many modelling and simulation applications, for both civilian and military purposes. When building 3D models from high resolution data acquired by Continue reading

Wireless Low Power Data Acquisition Device: Embedded Design and Application

Embedded systems are utilized in various modern-day applications in order to ease routine tasks that are otherwise demanding in manpower; an example of which is data sensing and acquisition. Modern sensor applications usually involve one or more embedded microcomputer systems with 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