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Ubiquitous Computing

The aim of this book is to give a treatment of the actively developed domain of Ubiquitous computing. Originally proposed by Mark D. Weiser, the concept of Ubiquitous computing enables a real-time global sensing, context-aware informational retrieval, multi-modal interaction with the user and enhanced visualization capabilities. In effect, Ubiquitous computing environments give extremely new and futuristic abilities to look at and interact with our habitat at any time and from anywhere. In that domain, researchers are confronted with many foundational, technological and engineering issues which were not known before. Detailed cross-disciplinary coverage of these issues is really needed today for further progress and widening of application range. This book collects twelve original works of researchers from eleven countries, which are clustered into four sections: Foundations, Security and Privacy, Integration and Middleware, Practical Applications.

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Ubiquitous ComputingEdited by Eduard Babkin

Published: February 10th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/638

ISBN: 978-953-307-409-2

Copyright year: 2011

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15561 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations

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1. Machine Biological Clock: Exploring the Time Dimension in an Organic-Based Operating System

By Mauro Marcelo Mattos

1183

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2. Anywhere/Anytime Software and Information Access via Collaborative Assistance

By Ren-Song Ko

810

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3. Uncertainty and Error Handling in Pervasive Computing: A User's Perspective

By Marie-Luce Bourguet

1200

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4. Content Adaptation in Ubiquitous Computing

By Wanderley Lopes de Souza, Antonio Francisco do Prado, Marcos Forte and Carlos Eduardo Cirilo

1178

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5. Caching in Ubiquitous Computing Environments: Light and Shadow

By Mianxiong Dong, Long Zheng, Kaoru Ota, Jun Ma, Song Guo and Minyi Guo

953

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6. Security Analysis of the RFID Authentication Protocol Using Model Checking

By Hyun-Seok Kim, Jin-Young Choi, and Sin-Jae Lee

1358

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7. On Modeling of Ubiquitous Computing Environments Featuring Privacy

By Vivian C. Kalempa, Rodrigo Campiolo, Lucas Guardalben, Urian K. Bardemaker, João Bosco M. Sobral

937

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8. WComp, a Middleware for Ubiquitous Computing

By Nicolas Ferry, Vincent Hourdin, Stéphane Lavirotte, Gaëtan Rey, Michel Riveill and Jean-Yves Tigli

1491

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9. Semantically Enriched Integration Framework for Ubiquitous Computing Environment

By Habib Abdulrab, Eduard Babkin and Oleg Kozyrev

888

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10. Current Challenges for Mobile Location-Based Pervasive Content Sharing Application

By R. Francese, I. Passero and Genoveffa Tortora

1663

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11. Case Study: The Condition of Ubiquitous Computing Application in Indonesia

By Dewi Agushinta R., Tb. Maulana Kusuma, Bismar Junatas and Deni Trihasta

2287

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12. Using the iDTV as the Center of an Ubiquitous Environment

By Orlewilson B. Maia, Nairon S. Viana and Vicente F. de Lucena Jr

1613

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