Smart Cities in Application

Healthcare, Policy, and Innovation

  • Stan McClellan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Smart Healthcare

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Eduardo Pérez-Roman, Michelle Alvarado, Meredith Barrett
      Pages 3-18
    3. Catherine Crago Blanton, Walt Trybula
      Pages 19-48
    4. George Koutitas, Scott Smith, Grayson Lawrence, Keith Noble
      Pages 49-66
  3. Public Safety and Policy Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Michael Brown
      Pages 69-83
    3. Adam Cason, David Wierschem
      Pages 85-99
    4. Joe Moorman, Michael Stricklen
      Pages 101-117
  4. Science, Technology, and Innovation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Liam Quinn
      Pages 121-139
    3. Achamkulamgara Arun
      Pages 141-152
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 167-171

About this book


This book explores categories of applications and driving factors surrounding the Smart City phenomenon. The contributing authors provide perspective on the Smart Cities, covering numerous applications and classes of applications. The book uses a top-down exploration of the driving factors in Smart Cities, by including focal areas including “Smart Healthcare,” “Public Safety & Policy Issues,” and “Science, Technology, & Innovation.”  Contributors have direct and substantive experience with important aspects of Smart Cities and discuss issues with technologies & standards, roadblocks to implementation, innovations that create new opportunities, and other factors relevant to emerging Smart City infrastructures.

  • Features an exploration of Smart City issues and solutions from a variety of stakeholders in the evolving field
  • Presents conversational, nuanced, and forward thinking perspectives on Smart Cities, their implications, limitations, obstacles, and opportunities
  • Includes contributions from industry insiders who have direct, relevant experience with their respective subjects as well as positioning and corporate stature


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Editors and affiliations

  • Stan McClellan
    • 1
  1. 1.Ingram School of EngineeringTexas State UniversitySan MarcosUSA

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