Smart and Connected Health

May/June 2014

IEEE Intelligent Systems magazine cover

Computing plays an important role in all aspects of achieving and maintaining health and well-being. Exploiting health information technology for decreasing cost and errors is increasingly supported by government and academia in the US and abroad. This special issue includes four examples of recent innovative projects in the realm of smart and connected health. Read full article »

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Myths of Automation, Part 2: Some Very Human Consequences

Myths of Automation, Part 2: Some Very Human Consequences

In a previous essay, the myths of automation were described by reference to "deadly sins." Here, a case study takes the word "deadly" quite literally. This article relies on material from an Army Research Laboratory (ARL) review of Patriot missile fratricide incidents. It should be noted, however, that the example recounted here is not a singularity. Read full article »

Self-Organizing Networks: From Bio-Inspired to Social-Driven

Self-Organizing Networks: From Bio-Inspired to Social-Driven

Rapid changes and steep challenges could lead to too many users flocking to one or only a few networks, thereby leaving some potentially useful service providers out of the picture. To avoid such negative effects, it might be worthwhile to transition from the idea of bio-inspired to social-driven networking. Read full article »

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AI's 10 to Watch

AI's 10 to Watch

Every two years, IEEE Intelligent Systems acknowledges and celebrates 10 young stars in the field of AI as "AI's 10 to Watch." These accomplished researchers have all completed their doctoral work in the past five years. Despite being relatively junior in their career, each one has made impressive research contributions and had an impact in the literature — and in some cases, in real-world applications as well. Read More »