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Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation

  • Khaled Elleithy
  • Tarek Sobh
  • Magued Iskander
  • Vikram Kapila
  • Mohammad A. Karim
  • Ausif Mahmood
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Sylvia Encheva, Sharil Tumin
    Pages 7-12
  3. A. Regalado-Méndez, J. G. Báez-González, E. Peralta-Reyes, M. N. Trujillo-Tapia
    Pages 13-18
  4. Héctor G. Barbosa León, Francisco J. García Peñalvo, María José Rodriguez-Conde
    Pages 19-24
  5. Fawzi Albalooshi, Safwan Shatnawi
    Pages 25-29
  6. Mazeyanti M Ariffin, Nazleeni Samiha Haron @ Baharon, Mohd Izad Che Muda
    Pages 31-35
  7. Barry Stein, Ada Haynes, Michael Redding, Kevin Harris, Mark Tylka, Elizabeth Lisic
    Pages 55-58
  8. Thomas Yang, Ilteris Demirkiran, Jianhua Liu, Albert Helfrick, David Pedersen, Christopher Grant
    Pages 59-63
  9. C. T. Panagiotakopoulos, T. S. Papatheodorou, G. D. Styliaras
    Pages 65-70
  10. Dmitry Zub, Erki Eessaar
    Pages 77-82
  11. Aarti Paul, Daniel Yaworski, Keith McConnell, Bruce Martin, Dean Sandham, Sat Sharma
    Pages 89-95
  12. Punam Bedi, Hema Banati, Anjali Thukral
    Pages 97-101
  13. K. M. Noga, M. Radwanski
    Pages 109-114

About these proceedings


Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation includes a set of rigorously reviewed world-class manuscripts addressing and detailing state-of-the-art research projects in the following areas:

Computer Networks: Access Technologies, Medium Access Control, Network architectures and Equipment, Optical Networks and Switching, Telecommunication Technology, and Ultra Wideband Communications.

Engineering Education and Online Learning: including development of courses and systems for engineering, technical and liberal studies programs; online laboratories; intelligent testing using fuzzy logic; taxonomy of e-courses; and evaluation of online courses.

Pedagogy: including benchmarking; group-learning; active learning; teaching of multiple subjects together; ontology; and knowledge management.

Instruction Technology: including internet textbooks; virtual reality labs, instructional design, virtual models, pedagogy-oriented markup languages; graphic design possibilities; open source classroom management software; automatic email response systems; tablet-pcs; personalization using web mining technology; intelligent digital chalkboards; virtual room concepts for cooperative scientific work; and network technologies, management, and architecture.

Coding and Modulation: Modeling and Simulation, OFDM technology , Space-time Coding, Spread Spectrum and CDMA Systems.

Wireless technologies: Bluetooth , Cellular Wireless Networks, Cordless Systems and Wireless Local Loop, HIPERLAN, IEEE 802.11, Mobile Network Layer, Mobile Transport Layer, and Spread Spectrum.

Network Security and applications: Authentication Applications, Block Ciphers Design Principles, Block Ciphers Modes of Operation, Electronic Mail Security, Encryption & Message Confidentiality, Firewalls, IP Security, Key Cryptography & Message Authentication, and Web Security.

Robotics, Control Systems and Automation: Distributed Control Systems, Automation, Expert Systems, Robotics, Factory Automation, Intelligent Control Systems, Man Machine Interaction, Manufacturing Information System, Motion Control, and Process Automation.

Vision Systems: for human action sensing, face recognition, and image processing algorithms for smoothing of high speed motion.

Electronics and Power Systems: Actuators, Electro-Mechanical Systems, High Frequency Converters, Industrial Electronics, Motors and Drives, Power Converters, Power Devices and Components, and Power Electronics.


Communication Networks Ethernet IEEE 80 Matlab Modulation Overhead Routing Standards automation communication computer vision filters information orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) wireless sensor networks

Editors and affiliations

  • Khaled Elleithy
    • 1
  • Tarek Sobh
    • 2
  • Magued Iskander
    • 3
  • Vikram Kapila
    • 4
  • Mohammad A. Karim
    • 5
  • Ausif Mahmood
    • 6
  1. 1.School of EngineeringUniversity of BridgeportBridgeportUSA
  2. 2.School of EngineeringUniversity of BridgeportBridgeportUSA
  3. 3.Dept. Civil & Environmental EngineeringPolytechnic UniversityBrooklynUSA
  4. 4.Dept. Civil & Environmental EngineeringPolytechnic UniversityBrooklynUSA
  5. 5.Old Dominion UniversityNorfolkUSA
  6. 6.School of EngineeringUniversity of BridgeportBridgeportUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation
  • Editors Khaled Elleithy
    Tarek Sobh
    Magued Iskander
    Vikram Kapila
    Mohammad A. Karim
    Ausif Mahmood
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-90-481-9150-5
  • Softcover ISBN 978-94-007-8977-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-90-481-9151-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIX, 643
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Communications Engineering, Networks
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