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    • Charlie's Skypeout Strategy 

      Datta, Shoumen (Government of Finland, 2006-10-01)
      One view of the future of decision systems that hints how combinatorial convergence of tools, technologies, concepts and ideas may catalyse innovation in order to make better decisions. I have simply assembled them in ...
    • Cloud Computing, REST and Mashups to Simplify RFID Application Development and Deployment 

      Guinard, Dominique; Floerkemeier, Christian; Sarma, Sanjay Emani (Association for Computing Machinery, 2011-06)
      While of increasing importance for the real-time enterprise, deployments of Internet of Things infrastructures such as RFID remain complex and expensive. In this paper, we illustrate these challenges by studying the ...
    • CloudThink and the Avacar : embedded design to create virtual vehicles for cloud-based informatics, telematics, and infotainment 

      Siegel, Joshua Eric (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013)
      This paper describes the development and testing results for a system of Cloudbased mirrors for physical vehicles called "Avacars." Avacars duplicate parameters from On-Board Diagnostics, accelerometers, and GPS sensors ...
    • Data proxies, the cognitive layer, and application locality : enablers of cloud-connected vehicles and next-generation internet of things 

      Siegel, Joshua Eric (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
      Intelligent and Connected Vehicles reduce cost, improve safety, and enhance comfort relative to isolated vehicles. This ability for cars to sense, infer, and act facilitates data-driven improvements in occupant experience ...
    • Decision Support and Systems Interoperability in Global Business Management 

      Datta, Shoumen; Lyu, JrJung; Ping-Shun, Chen (International Journal of Electronic Business Management, 2007)
      Globalization of business and volatility of financial markets has catapulted ‘cycle-time’ as a key indicator of operational efficiency in business processes. Systems automation holds the promise to augment the ability of ...
    • Design, development, and validation of a remotely reconfigurable vehicle telemetry system for consumer and government applications 

      Siegel, Joshua Eric (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2011)
      This thesis explores the design and development of a cost-effective, easy-to-use system for remotely monitoring vehicle performance and drivers' habits, with the aim of collecting data for vehicle characterization and ...
    • Digital Transformation - IoT is a Metaphor 

      Datta, Shoumen (2017-08-26)
      Digital Economics is approaching and the "new economy" will need new rules, new changes and new thinking. Digital Transformation is a step toward Digital Economy. In this article, we haven't even scratched the surface of ...
    • Energy 2050: Bio-inspired Renewable Non-Fossil Liquid Fuel 

      Datta, Shoumen (IJEBM, 2011-01)
      We propose an intelligent Energy Transparency model and a bio-inspired hypothetical mechanical mitochondria to optimize energy efficiency. iET seeks learning algorithms to build intelligence in order to pursue carbon-based ...
    • Energy Self-Sufficiency : Catalyst for Energy Agnostic Global Economy 

      Datta, Shoumen (2011-04-15)
      ABSTRACT The concept of eAGE is easy to grasp if one appreciates the analogy of the distributed ability of computing at the hands of any individual who owns an iPad or notebook computer versus the ENIAC which weighed ...
    • Enforcing RFID data visibility restrictions using XACML security policies 

      Pardal, Miguel L.; Harrison, Mark; Marques, Jose Alves; Sarma, Sanjay Emani (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012-11)
      Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology allows automatic data capture from tagged objects moving in a supply chain. This data can be very useful if it is used to answer traceability queries, however it is distributed ...
    • Enhancing the dexterity of a robot hand using controlled slip 

      Brock, David Lawrence (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987)
    • The fragmented warehouse: Location assignment for multi-item picking 

      Ho, Stephen S.; Sarma, Sanjay Emani (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2009-09)
      Warehouse operations typically aggregate identical stock keeping units (SKU) into the same storage bin for easier bookkeeping and organizing of goods. With the emergence of automatic identification and tracking technologies ...
    • Future Healthcare 

      Datta, Shoumen (CRC Press, 2010-12-15)
      Patients want answers, not numbers. Evidence-based medicine must have numbers to generate answers. Therefore, analysis of numbers to provide answers is the Holy Grail of healthcare professionals and its future systems. ...
    • Generalized Regular Sampling of Trigonometric Polynomials and Optimal Sensor Arrangement 

      Goyal, Vivek K.; Deshpande, Ajay A.; Sarma, Sanjay E (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2010-02)
      We address the optimal sensor arrangement problem, which is the determination of a geometric configuration of sensors such that the mean-squared error (MSE) in the estimation of an unknown trigonometric polynomial is ...
    • Guest editorial special section on RFID 

      Sarma, Sanjay Emani; Mickle, Marlin H.; McFarlane, Duncan; Cole, Peter; Engels, Daniel W. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2009-01)
      The eight articles in this special section describe state-of-the-art technologies and tools and one application of RFID.
    • Healthcare and Medical IoT 

      Datta, Shoumen (2017-04-06)
      Detection of analytes in the context of nano-diagnostics for preventive medicine and global public health may be within our grasp. But, it appears to be far removed from the reality of the world where 80% of the people ...
    • Innovation: in his ordo est ordinem non servare 

      Datta, Shoumen (2010-05-22)
      Suggestions for innovation and change in education.
    • The International Affiliation Network of YouTube Trends 

      Platt, Edward L.; Bhargava, Rahul; Zuckerman, Ethan (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, 2015-05)
      Online video, a ubiquitous, visual, and highly shareable medium, is well-suited to crossing geographic, cultural, and linguistic barriers. Trending videos in particular, by virtue of reaching a large number of viewers in ...
    • Internet of Systems (IoS) - Economic Re-equilibration Catalyzed by Internet of Things (IoT) 

      Datta, Shoumen (2014)
      How will the tapestry of humanity and the ethos of civilization evolve when billions of devices and trillions of sensors with quadrillion end points can connect events in our daily lives to the world around us and monitor ...
    • Line Kinematics for Whole-Arm Manipulation 

      Eberman, Brian; Brock, David L. (1991-01-01)
      A Whole-Arm Manipulator uses every surface to both sense and interact with the environment. To facilitate the analysis and control of a Whole-Arm Manipulator, line geometry is used to describe the location and trajectory ...