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Emerging Technologies and Applications for a Smart and Sustainable World

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Bentham Science Publishers

The reference “Emerging Technologies and Applications for a Smart and Sustainable World” extracts information about emerging technologies and applications for smart city design and sustainable urban planning. Chapters present technology use-cases that have radical novelty and high scalability with a prominent impact on community living standards. These technologies prepare urban and rural dwellings for the transformation to the smart world. It is suitable for learning and understanding various technologies used in making smart applications for living smart and transforming communities into smart communities. Authors from different geographical locations contributed the various chapters to this Edited Book. Emerging technologies will have radical novelty, relatively fast growth, and coherence, prominent impact on community and in the transformation to smart world.

Applications and techniques highlighted in the book “Emerging Technologies and Applications for a Smart and Sustainable World“ use a combination of artificial intelligence and IoT technologies in areas like transportation, energy, healthcare, education, governance, and manufacturing, to name a few. The book serves as a learning resource for smart city design and sustainable infrastructure planning. Scholars and professionals who are interested in understanding ways for transforming communities into smart communities can also benefit from the cases presented in the book.


About the editor:

Dr. M.A. JABBAR is a Professor and Head of the Department CSE(AI&ML), Vardhaman College of Engineering, Hyderabad, and Telangana, India. He obtained Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from JNTUH, Hyderabad, and Telangana, India. He has been teaching for more than 20 years. His research interests include Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Analytics, Bio-Informatics, Cyber Security, Machine Learning, Attack Graphs, and Intrusion Detection Systems. He has published more than 60 papers in various journals and conferences. He served as a technical committee member for more than 70 international conferences. He has edited 7 books with various leading publishers like Elsevier, Springer, and Taylor and Francis.  He is a senior Member of IEEE and Senior member of ACM, Governing body member of Internet Society India Hyderabad Chapter. Dr M.A.Jabbar Received best faculty researcher award from CSI Mumbai and Fossee Labs, IIT Bombay. He has been awarded with the prestigious title of IEEE CS Distinguished contributor.

Mamun Bin Ibne Reaz received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Applied Physics and Electronics, both from University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, in 1985 and 1986, respectively. He received his D.Eng. degree in 2007 from Ibaraki University, Japan. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia. He is involved in teaching, research and industrial consultation. He is a Senior Associate of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Italy since 2008. He is also a Senior Member of IEEE. He has published extensively in the area of IC Design, Biomedical application IC and Smart Home. He is author and coauthor of more than 300 research articles in design automation, IC design for biomedical applications and Smart Home. He is also the recipient of more than 50 research grants (national and international).

Ana Madureira received her BSc degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, in 1996, from the University of Porto, and the PhD degree in Production and Systems, in 2003, from University of Minho, Portugal. Currently, she is a Professor at the Institute of Engineering – Polytechnic of Porto (ISEP/IPP). In the last few years, she was author of fifty scientific papers in scientific conference proceedings, journals and books. She is a Ph.D. researcher of the GECAD - Knowledge Engineering and Decision Support Research Group where she is the supervisor of the Special Interest Group in Manufacturing Systems. Her main areas of interest are Industrial Management, Planning and Scheduling, Dynamic and Reactive Scheduling, Meta-Heuristics, Genetic Algorithms, Evolutionary Computation, Decision Support Systems and Intelligent systems.



Smart transportation and parking, Block chain Technology for smart cities, AI in smart Cities,  Federation of Services (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS) aimed at Public Administrations, Cyber security infrastructure Development, Software engineering methodology for the design of Smart Cities Systems, Smart Energy & Power infra 14 Cyber Physical Systems in Smart city, Environmental monitoring and waste management, Green Computing, Health sector in Smart Cities, Big Data, Smart infrastructure for Education, Analytics, Smart Infra for Construction and logistics 18 Smart Manufacturing for the Oil and Gas industries, IoT applications and communications networks for enabling the Smarter City, Wireless sensor networks in smart cities , Smart Economy and Transformation 20 Health care and education in smart cities.


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