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MobiFuzzyTrust: An Efficient Fuzzy Trust Inference Mechanism in Mobile Social Networks
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
By Fei Hao,Geyong Min,Man Lin,Changqing Luo,Laurence T. Yang
Issue Date:November 2014
pp. 2944-2955
Mobile social networks (MSNs) facilitate connections between mobile users and allow them to find other potential users who have similar interests through mobile devices, communicate with them, and benefit from their information. As MSNs are distributed pub...
Pervasive Service Bus: Smart SOA Infrastructure for Ambient Intelligence
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Gang Pan,Li Zhang,Zhaohui Wu,Shijian Li,Laurence Yang,Man Lin,Yuanchun Shi
Issue Date:July 2014
pp. 52-60
Ambient intelligence (AmI) aims to make our everyday environments intelligent--that is, sensitive, adaptive, and responsive to the presence of people--in a transparent manner. Several challenges exist to building an efficient infrastructure for AmI, includ...
Applied Lightweight Parallel Multi-Appliance Recognition on Smart Meter
Found in: 2012 IEEE 15th International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE)
By Chin-Feng Lai,Man Lin,Yonggang Wen,Yi-Wei Ma,Jiann-Liang Chen
Issue Date:December 2012
pp. 361-366
With the crisis of uprising energy, smart meter development has gained a lot of attention. Along with the popularization of Internet of Things (IoT) and home energy management system, users can identify the electronic device being used with the help of ele...
ENST: A Simulation Toolbox Based on Simulink for E-Textile Networks
Found in: International Conference on Internet of Things and International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing
By Wei Cheng,Nenggan Zheng,Man Lin,Laurence Tianruo Yang
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. 131-138
This paper presents an e-textile network simulator (ENST) based on Matlab/Simulink. Considering link and node faults are frequent in e-textile networks, these events are modeled and simulated efficiently in ENST. The tool is encapsulated as a simulink bloc...
TaskShadow: Toward Seamless Task Migration across Smart Environments
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Gang Pan, Yuqiong Xu, Zhaohui Wu, Shijian Li, Laurence T. Yang, Man Lin, Zhong Liu
Issue Date:May 2011
pp. 50-57
<p>The OSGi-based platform TaskShadow supports seamless task migration across smart environments using a task-to-service mapping algorithm to semantically search for suitable low-level services that achieve high-level tasks.</p>
Integrating Preemption Threshold to Fixed Priority DVS Scheduling Algorithms
Found in: Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications, International Workshop on
By Liu Yang, Man Lin, Laurence T. Yang
Issue Date:August 2009
pp. 165-171
Dynamic Voltage Scaling (DVS) is an effective technique to reduce the energy consumption of CMOS powered embedded systems through software control. However, applying fixed priority DVS algorithms introduces increased number of preemptions, which, in turn r...
Interpreting and Extending an Analytical Battery Model Using an Iterative Computation Method
Found in: VLSI Design, International Conference on
By Nenggan Zheng, Zhaohui Wu, Man Lin, Qijia Wang
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 601-608
In this paper, we present an iterative computing method to illustrate the discharge, recovery and charge process of general lithium/lithium-ion batteries. The discharge and recovery processes correspond well to an existing accurate analytical battery model...
A Parallel GNFS Integrated with the Block Wiedemann?s Algorithm for Integer Factorization
Found in: Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, IEEE International Symposium on
By Na Guo, Laurence T. Yang, Man Lin, John P. Quinn
Issue Date:October 2006
pp. 45-50
RSA is a very popular public-key based cryptosystem. The security of RSA is relied on the difficulty of large integer factorization. The General Number Field Sieve (GNFS) is an algorithm for factoring very large numbers, especially for integers over 110 di...
Schedulability Driven Security Optimization in Real-time Systems
Found in: Availability, Reliability and Security, International Conference on
By Man Lin, Laurence T. Yang
Issue Date:April 2006
pp. 314-320
This paper presents EDF schedulability driven security optimization in real-time systems. An increasing number of real-time applications like aircraft control and medical electronics systems require high quality of security to assure confidentiality and in...
A dependable infrastructure of the electric network for e-textiles
Found in: Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, International
By Nenggan Zheng, Zhaohui Wu, Man Lin, Minde Zhao
Issue Date:April 2006
pp. 61
Electronic textiles, known as computational fabrics, offer an emerging method for constructing wearable and large area applications. Because e-textiles are battery-driven and fault-prone systems, there is a need for developing a dependable infrastructure o...
A Framework of Social Interaction Support for Ubiquitous Learning
Found in: Advanced Information Networking and Applications, International Conference on
By Guozhen Zhang, Qun Jin, Man Lin
Issue Date:March 2005
pp. 639-643
This paper describes the computer supported ubiquitous learning system and the social interaction between learners. We define the ubiquitous learning with five prime attributes, and present a generalized social interaction support model for the ubiquitous ...
Molecular Mimicry between SARS Coronavirus Spike Protein and Human Protein
Found in: Frontiers in the Convergence of Bioscience and Information Technologies
By Kuo-Yuan Hwa, Wan Man Lin, Yung-I Hou, Trai-Ming Yeh
Issue Date:October 2007
pp. 294-298
Molecular mimicry defined as similar structures shared by molecules from dissimilar genes or by their protein products, is a general strategy for pathogens to infect host cells. Therefore, identification of the molecular mimic regions of a pathogen may be ...
Contention-Aware Energy Management Scheme for NoC-based Multicore Real-Time Systems
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
By Jun Han,Man Lin,Dakai Zhu,Laurence Yang
Issue Date:March 2014
pp. 1
Network-on-Chip (NoC) has emerged as interconnect paradigm in state-of-the-art multi/many core architectures. Voltage and frequency island (VFI) was recently adopted as an effective energy management technique for large scale multicore chip designs. Focusi...
An Optimized Computational Model for Task-Oriented Multi-Community-Cloud Social Collaboration
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Services Computing
By Fei Hao,Geyong Min,Jinjun Chen,Fei Wang,Man Lin,Changqing Luo,Laurence Yang
Issue Date:February 2014
pp. 1
Community Cloud Computing is an emerging and promising computing model for a specific community with common concerns, such as security, compliance and jurisdiction. It utilizes the spare resources of networked computers to provide the facilities so that th...
Heuristic Techniques: Scheduling Partially Ordered Tasks in a Multi-Processor Environment with Tabu Search and Genetic Algorithms
Found in: Parallel and Distributed Systems, International Conference on
By Man Lin, Lars Karlsson, Laurence Tianruo Yang
Issue Date:July 2000
pp. 515
Scheduling real-time computation is an extremely important activity in real-time systems, since it is the phase in which we assign the final temporal properties of the computations. The problem of allocating the resources in real-time systems creates an ad...
Hybrid Genetic Algorithms for Scheduling Partially Ordered Tasks in a Multi-Processor Environment
Found in: Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications, International Workshop on
By Man Lin, Laurence Tianruo Yang
Issue Date:December 1999
pp. 382
Scheduling partially ordered tasks in a multiple- processor environment is a very complex combinatorial optimization problem. In this paper, hybrid Genetic Algorithms for the scheduling optimization problem are presented. We _rst present a non-string repre...