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Proceedings of the 3rd Brazilian Technology Symposium

Emerging Trends and Challenges in Technology

  • Yuzo Iano
  • Rangel Arthur
  • Osamu Saotome
  • Vania Vieira Estrela
  • Hermes José Loschi


  • Provides technology-driven solutions to overcome obstacles in the research and development of smart designs

  • Explores the best practices to pool information and enhance urban designs

  • Discusses how electronic instrumentation can interact with the Internet of Things and cloud computing

  • Examines communications requirements and implementation paradigms to handle big and distributed data arising from everyday tasks, agribusiness, industry, academia, services, e-government, and healthcare

  • Explores the use of virtual and augmented realities as aids to the control and performance of smart cities and grids.

  • Elaborates on existing open source tools for smart designs

Conference proceedings BTSym 2017

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Carlos Herrera, Stephany Del Campo, Abel Dueñas, Julio León, Guillermo Kemper, Christian del Carpio
    Pages 9-22
  3. Gian Oré, Alexis Vásquez, Guillermo Kemper, Jonell Soto
    Pages 43-54
  4. Tiago Primini, Eric Baum, Leonardo Mariote, Matheus Ribeiro, Giovanni Curiel
    Pages 55-65
  5. Lahis G. de Almeida, Rachel B. de Lima, Edgard Luciano O. da Silva
    Pages 67-74
  6. J. R. Emiliano Leite, Paulo S. Martins, Edson L. Ursini
    Pages 75-85
  7. J. R. Emiliano Leite, Edson L. Ursini, Paulo S. Martins
    Pages 87-93
  8. Loreno M. Silveira, Paulo S. Martins, Edson L. Ursini
    Pages 95-101
  9. Daniel Izario, Yuzo Iano, Bruno Izario, Diego Castro
    Pages 103-109
  10. Daniel Izario, Yuzo Iano, Bruno Izario, Letícia Magalhães, Diego Castro
    Pages 111-116
  11. Daniel Izario, Yuzo Iano, Bruno Izario, Diego Castro, Carlos Nazareth
    Pages 117-122
  12. Willian Gomes de Almeida, Juliano de Almeida Monte-Mor, Rafael Francisco dos Santos, Eben-Ezer Prates da Silveira, Sandro Carvalho Izidoro, Tarcísio Gonçalves de Brito et al.
    Pages 123-129
  13. Jaime J. Luque Quispe, Luís G. Pedroso Meloni
    Pages 131-143
  14. Cibele A. Makluf, Julio León, Yuzo Iano
    Pages 145-155
  15. Jeanette Quiñones Ccorimanya, Lee Luan Ling
    Pages 157-167
  16. Marcelo Nascimento, Tiago Primini, Eric Baum, Pedro Martucci, Francisco Cabelo, Leonardo Mariote
    Pages 169-178
  17. Agord de Matos Pinto Jr., Raphael R. N. Souza, Leandro Tiago Manera, Jorge Enrique Vargas Solano, Cássia Maria Chagas, Saulo Finco
    Pages 179-192

About these proceedings


This book presents the proceedings of the 3rd Brazilian Technology Symposium (BTSym), which is a multi/trans/interdisciplinary event offering an excellent forum for presentations and discussions of the latest scientific and technological developments in various areas of research, with an emphasis on smart design and future technologies.

It brings together researchers, students and professionals from the industrial and academic sectors to discuss current technological issues. Among the main topics covered in this book, we can highlight Artificial Neural Networks, Computational Vision, Security Applications, Web Tool, Cloud Environment, Network Functions Virtualization, Software-Defined Networks, IoT, Residential Automation, Data Acquisition, Industry 4.0, Cyber-Physical Systems, Digital Image Processing, Infrared Images, Patters Recognition, Digital Video Processing, Precoding, Embedded Systems, Machine Learning, Remote Sensing, Wireless Sensor Network, Heterogeneous Networks, Unmanned Ground Vehicle, Unmanned Aerial System, Security, Surveillance, Traffic Analysis, Digital Television, 5G, Image Filter, Partial Differential Equation, Smoothing Filters, Voltage Controlled Ring Oscillator, Difference Amplifier, Photocatalysis, Photodegradation, Cosmic Radiation Effects, Radiation Hardening Techniques, Surface Electromyography, Sickle cell disease methodology, MicroRNAs, Image Processing Venipuncture, Cognitive Ergonomics, Ecosystem services, Environmental, Power Generation, Ecosystem services valuation, Solid Waste and University Extension.


Smart grid smart cities technology transfer sustainable development sustainable electronics internet of things sensor networks electronic instrumentation humanitarian engineering solidary design transversal studies cross-sectional analysis

Editors and affiliations

  • Yuzo Iano
    • 1
  • Rangel Arthur
    • 2
  • Osamu Saotome
    • 3
  • Vania Vieira Estrela
    • 4
  • Hermes José Loschi
    • 5
  1. 1.Faculty of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of CampinasCampinasBrazil
  2. 2.Faculty of TechnologyUniversity of CampinasCampinasBrazil
  3. 3.Divisão de Engenharia EletrônicaInstituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica (ITA)São José dos CamposBrazil
  4. 4.Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF)Duque de CaxiasBrazil
  5. 5.Faculty of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of CampinasCampinasBrazil

About the editors

- Prof. Yuzo Iano: BS (1972), Master's degree (1974) and a Ph.D. degree (1986) in Electrical Engineering from the State University of Campinas, Brazil. Since then he has been working in the technological production field, with 1 patent granted, 8 patent applications filed and 36 projects completed with research and development agencies. Successfully supervised 29 doctoral theses, 49 master's dissertations, 74 undergraduate and 48 scientific initiation works. He has participated in 100 master's examination boards, 50 doctoral degrees, author of 2 books and more than 250 published articles. He is currently Professor at the State University of Campinas, Brazil, Editor-in-Chief of the SET International Journal of Broadcast Engineering and General Chair of the Brazilian Symposium on Technology (BTSym). He has experience in Electrical Engineering, with knowledge in Telecommunications, Electronics and Information Technology, mainly in the field of audio-visual communications and data.

- Prof. Rangel Arthur holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the Paulista State University Júlio de Mesquita Filho, Brazil (1999), a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering (2002) and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering (2007) from the State University of Campinas (Unicamp), Brazil. From 2011 to 2014, he was Coordinator and Associate Coordinator of the Telecommunications Technology and Telecommunications Engineering Courses at Faculdade de Tecnologia (FT), which was created under his management. From 2015 to 2016, he was Associate Director of UNICAMP's FT. He is currently an advisor to the Innovation Agency (Inova) of Unicamp. He has experience in the area of Electrical Engineering, with emphasis on Telecommunication Systems, working mainly on the following topics: telecommunications, digital signal processing, and control.

- Prof. Osamu Saotome has a B.Sc. in Electronic Engineering from the Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica – ITA, Brazil, M.Sc. and Ph. D. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE), Digital Signal Processing (DSP) from the Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan. His interests include Electronic Circuits, Microprocessors, Digital Signal Processors (DSPs), Embedded Electronic Systems/Software, FPGAs, Intelligent Sensors, Real-Time Systems/Algorithms, Digital Image Processing and Video systems projects with FPGA, Radar Receivers, Global Geo-Positioning Systems (GPS), Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), Mechatronics, Aerial Robotics/Navigation, Inertial Systems, Ultra-High Reliability Systems, Avionics, and Computers for Artificial Satellites. Member of the IEEE. He has been (co-)author of hundreds of scientific publications, and international research/cooperation projects with the Brazilian Air Force, INPE, IEAv, France, Sweden, USA, and Japan, among others.

- Prof. Vania Vieira Estrela: B.Sc. degree from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE); M.Sc.  from the Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica (ITA);  M.Sc. degree in ECE at Northwestern University, USA, and Ph.D.  in ECE from the Illinois Institute of Technology, USA. Taught at: DeVry University;  DePaul University;  Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense, Brazil, and Universidade Estadual da Zona Oeste, Brazil. Visiting professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Currently Professor at Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil. Research interests include signal/image/video processing, inverse problems, computational & mathematical modelling, stochastic models, multimedia, electronic instrumentation, machine learning and remote sensing.

-Prof. Hermes José Loschi graduated in Control and Automation Engineering , M.Sc in Electrical Engineering. Currently a Ph.D. Candidate by Department of Communications (DECOM), Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering (FEEC) at State University of Campinas (UNICAMP). The main topics of interest are Wireless Sensor Network, Internet of Things, Smart Grid, Broadcasting, Biomass, Photovoltaic Systems Applications, Solar Energy, Photovoltaic Solar Generation Prediction Systems, Solar Tracking, Open Access, and STEM. Reviewer for the following publishers: SCIENCEDOMAIN International, Elsevier, International Knowledge Press, Scientific Research Publishing, David Publishing Company, Canadian Center of Science and Education, PIBIC-PRP- UNICAMP. Student member of IEEE and ISDS.

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