Smart Cities

Applications, Technologies, Standards, and Driving Factors

  • Stan McClellan
  • Jesus A. Jimenez
  • George Koutitas

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Vision & Reality

  3. Technology & Architecture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. George Koutitas
      Pages 53-74
    3. Yang Zou, Brad Jolly, Ryan Li, Mingyan Wang, Ramandeep Kaur
      Pages 75-96
    4. Brad Booth
      Pages 97-105
  4. Transportation Considerations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Karl Popham
      Pages 109-122
    3. Jesus A. Jimenez
      Pages 123-133
    4. Vikas Chaudhary
      Pages 135-147
  5. Infrastructure & Environment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Chris Boissevain
      Pages 181-195
    3. Thomas Dickey
      Pages 197-207
    4. Peter John Schemmel, John Joseph Schemmel, Evan Diane Humphries
      Pages 209-233
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 235-239

About this book


This book reviews the applications, technologies, standards, and other issues related to Smart Cities. The book is divided into broad topical sections including Vision & Reality, Technologies & Standards, Transportation Considerations, and Infrastructure & Environment. In these sections, authors who are experts in their fields present essential aspects of applications, technologies, requirements, and best-practices. In all cases, the authors have direct, substantive experience with the subject and present an important viewpoint driven by industry or governmental interests; the authors have each participated in the development and/or deployment of constituent technologies, standards, and applications, and share unique perspectives on key areas of the Smart City.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Stan McClellan
    • 1
  • Jesus A. Jimenez
    • 2
  • George Koutitas
    • 3
  1. 1.Texas State UniversitySan MarcosUSA
  2. 2.Texas State UniversitySan MarcosUSA
  3. 3.Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, USAGridmates Inc.AustinUSA

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