Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Smart Cities Technologies

Edited by Ivan Nunes Da Silva

University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Co-editor:

Rogério Andrade Flauzino

University of Sao Paulo

What are smart cities? What are their purposes? What are the impacts resulting from their implementations? With these questions in mind, this book is compiled with the primary concern of answering readers with different profiles; from those interested in acquiring basic knowledge about the various topics surrounding the subject related to smart cities, to those who are more motivated by knowing the technical elements and the technological apparatus involving this theme. This book audience is multidisciplinary, as it will be confirmed by the various chapters addressed here. It explores different knowledge areas, such as electric power systems, signal processing, telecommunications, electronics, systems optimization, computational intelligence, real-time systems, renewable energy systems, and information systems.

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Smart Cities TechnologiesEdited by Ivan Nunes Da Silva

Published: December 7th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61375

ISBN: 978-953-51-2808-3

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2807-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4141-9

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

14126 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

5 Web of Science Citations

18 Dimensions Citations

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1. The Importance of Internet of Things Security for Smart Cities

By Mircea Georgescu and Daniela Popescul

1756

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2. Photonics for Smart Cities

By Joseph S.T. Smalley, Felipe Vallini, Abdelkrim El Amili and Yeshaiahu Fainman

1163

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3. Computational Tools for Data Processing in Smart Cities

By Danilo Hernane Spatti and Luisa Helena Bartocci Liboni

992

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4. The Role of Communication Technologies in Building Future Smart Cities

By Abdelfatteh Haidine, Sanae El Hassani, Abdelhak Aqqal and Asmaa El Hannani

2101

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5. Learnings from Pilot Implementation of Smart City by a Brazilian Energy Utility

By Daniel Picchi, Mateus Lourenço, Alexandre da Silva, Daniel Nascimento, Eric Saldanha, Inácio Dantas and José Resende

1268

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6. Smart Brain Interaction Systems for Office Access and Control in Smart City Context

By Ghada Al-Hudhud

1106

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7. Control Strategies for Smart Charging and Discharging of Plug- In Electric Vehicles

By John Jefferson Antunes Saldanha, Eduardo Machado dos Santos, Ana Paula Carboni de Mello and Daniel Pinheiro Bernardon

1395

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8. Aging and Degradation Behavior Elucidated by Viscoelasticity Aiming Protection of Smart City Facilities

By Yukitoshi Takeshita, Takashi Miwa, Azusa Ishii and Takashi Sawada

811

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9. Wind Farm Connected to a Distribution Network

By Benchagra Mohamed

1216

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10. Emerging Technologies for Renewable Energy Systems

By Danilo Hernane Spatti and Luisa Helena Bartocci Liboni

1311

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11. Sensing Human Activity for Smart Cities’ Mobility Management

By Ivana Semanjski and Sidharta Gautama

1018

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