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Advances in Electronics, Communication and Computing


  • Includes recent scientific findings in the field of semiconductor devices

  • Explores the rapid technological innovation in advanced communications techniques

  • Provides in-depth information on modern computing technologies

  • Describes advanced adaptive classification and pattern recognition algorithms

  • Includes supplementary material:

Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering (LNEE, volume 443)

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Table of contents (84 papers)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii
  2. Impact of M2M Traffic in Random Access Channel over LTE Networks

    • Mariyam Ouaissa, M. Benmoussa, A. Rhattoy, M. Lahmer, I. Chana
    Pages 11-19
  3. Predictive Modeling of Students Performance Through the Enhanced Decision Tree

    • Subitha Sivakumar, Rajalakshmi Selvaraj
    Pages 21-36
  4. A New Pulse Width Modulation Technique with Hybrid Carrier Arrangement for Multilevel Inverter Topology

    • N. Prabaharan, V. Arun, K. Palanisamy, P. Sanjeevikumar
    Pages 37-44
  5. Watershed-Matching Algorithm: A New Pathway for Brain Tumor Segmentation

    • S. M. Kamrul Hasan, Yugoshree Sarkar, Mohiudding Ahmad
    Pages 45-52
  6. A Compact Slotted Textile Patch Antenna for Ultra-wide Band Application

    • Nikhil Kumar Singh, Vinod Kumar Singh, Anurag Saxena, Akash Kumar Bhoi, Amik Garg, K. S. Sherpa
    Pages 53-59
  7. A Model to Demonstrate the Universality of DNA-NAND Gate

    • Kuntala Boruah, Rashmi Deka, Jiten Ch. Dutta
    Pages 67-76
  8. Micro-Raman and FTIR Analysis of Silicon Carbo-Nitride Thin Films at Different H2 Flow Rate

    • Dhruva Kumar, Umesh Rizal, Soham Das, Bhabani S. Swain, Bibhu Prasad Swain
    Pages 77-83
  9. Highly Negative Dispersive, Low Loss Single-Mode Photonic Crystal Fiber

    • Shahiruddin, Dharmendra K. Singh, Sneha Singh
    Pages 93-102
  10. Triple Gate SOI MOSFET

    • Amit Agarwal, P. C. Pradhan, Bibhu Prasad Swain
    Pages 103-114
  11. Wearable Antennas for Medical Application: A Review

    • Shreema Manna, Tanushree Bose, Rabindranath Bera
    Pages 115-130
  12. Characterization of Silicon Carbo-Nitride Thin Films

    • Dhruva Kumar, Bibhu Prasad Swain
    Pages 131-138
  13. Investigation of Titanium Aluminium Nitride (TiAlN): A Review

    • Soham Das, Bibhu Prasad Swain
    Pages 147-158
  14. Investigation of Titanium Silicon Nitride: A Review

    • Spandan Guha, Asish Bandyopadhyay, Santanu Das, Bibhu Prasad Swain
    Pages 169-179

About this book

This book is a compilation of research work in the interdisciplinary areas of electronics, communication, and computing. This book is specifically targeted at students, research scholars and academicians. The book covers the different approaches and techniques for specific applications, such as  particle-swarm optimization, Otsu’s function and harmony search optimization algorithm,  triple gate silicon on insulator (SOI)MOSFET, micro-Raman and Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) analysis, high-k dielectric gate oxide, spectrum sensing in cognitive radio, microstrip antenna, Ground-penetrating radar (GPR) with conducting surfaces, and digital image forgery detection. The contents of the book will be useful to academic and professional researchers alike. 


  • Nano-electronics & optoelectronics
  • Semiconductor device modeling & simulation
  • Artificial intelligence & soft computing
  • Advanced communications & networks
  • Computing & informatics

Editors and Affiliations

  • Smart Energy Research Unit, College of Engineering and Science, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia

    Akhtar Kalam

  • Electronics and Communication Sciences Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India

    Swagatam Das

  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Rangpo, India

    Kalpana Sharma

About the editors

Professor Akhtar Kalam has been working at Victoria University, Melbourne since 1985 and was a Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science for 7 years. He is currently the Head of the Engineering Department. He is also the current Chair of the Academic Board and lectures in the Masters by coursework program in the Engineering Institute of Technology, Perth, Australia. Further, he has Distinguished Professorship position at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia and five Malaysian universities. He received his B.Sc. and B.Sc. Engineering degrees from University of Calcutta and the Aligarh Muslim University, India. He completed his MS and Ph.D degrees at the University of Oklahoma, USA and the University of Bath, UK. 

Dr. Swagatam Das is currently serving as an Assistant Professor at the Electronics and Communication Sciences Unit of the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India. His research interests include evolutionary computing, pattern recognition, multi-agent systems, and wireless communication. Dr. Das has published one research monograph, one edited volume, and more than 200 research articles in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences. He is the founding co-editor-in-chief of “Swarm and Evolutionary Computation”, an international journal from Elsevier. He also serves as the associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, IEEE Access, Neurocomputing (Elsevier), Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence (Elsevier), and Information Sciences (Elsevier). Dr. Das has 7500+ Google Scholar citations and an H-index of 44 till date.

Prof. (Dr.) Kalpana Sharma completed her Bachelor of Engineering (B.E) from National Institute of Technology (NIT), Silchar, in 1998 and M.Tech in the Department of Computer Science and Technology (CSE) from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT, Kharagpur) and PhD from Sikkim Manipal University (SMU), Sikkim. She is presently working as a Professor and Head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE). She has been actively participating in institute level and university level research and development (R&D) activities and has successfully executed the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Funded Research Project: “Design of an Integrated Security Scheme of Wireless Sensor Network”. Her research areas are Sensor Networks, Software Engineering, Real-Time Systems and Security. She has published a number of technical papers in national and international journals and conferences. She has also organized workshops, seminars and conferences.

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eBook USD 349.00
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  • ISBN: 978-981-10-4765-7
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  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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Softcover Book USD 449.99
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Hardcover Book USD 449.99
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