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Real-Time Location Systems and RFID
Found in: IT Professional
By J. Morris Chang, Yo-Ping Huang, Simon Liu
Issue Date:March 2011
pp. 12-13
<p>RFID has revolutionized asset tracking and new applications are constantly appearing in the fields of transportation, banking, healthcare, and security. This special issue reports on recent experiences in developing RFID applications, middleware, ...
 
Browsing of Large Video Collections on Personal Video Recorders with Remote Control Navigation Keys
Found in: Future Generation Communication and Networking
By Frode Eika Sandnes, Yo-Ping Huang, Yueh-Min Huang
Issue Date:December 2008
pp. 422-427
Hard disk-based personal video recorders have the capacity to store large quantities of video contents. A personal video recorder serving one household may have to cater for the diverse entertainment tastes imposed by different family members. Timer event ...
 
An Eyes-Free In-car User Interface Interaction Style Based on Visual and Textual Mnemonics, Chording and Speech
Found in: Multimedia and Ubiquitous Engineering, International Conference on
By Frode Eika Sandnes, Yo-Ping Huang, Yeh-Min Huang
Issue Date:April 2008
pp. 342-347
Modern cars are equipped with advanced technology which often requires complex operation that is cognitively complex and reliant on the user’s visual attention. It is therefore hazardous for drivers to operate such devices while driving. In this paper a us...
 
A Project-Based Curriculum for Teaching C++ Object-Oriented Programming
Found in: 2012 IEEE 9th Int'l Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence & Computing / 9th Int'l Conference on Autonomic & Trusted Computing (UIC/ATC)
By Yen-Lin Chen,Chuan-Yen Chiang,Yo-Ping Huang,Shyan-Ming Yuan
Issue Date:September 2012
pp. 667-672
This paper presented a project-based remedial curriculum for teaching the C++ programming language and object-oriented programming (OOP) skills and concepts. The pedagogical approach of the proposed curriculum comprises of a set of homemade projects for fa...
 
Ubiquitous Computing and Evaluation of Water Quality by Grey Relational Analysis
Found in: 2012 IEEE 9th Int'l Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence & Computing / 9th Int'l Conference on Autonomic & Trusted Computing (UIC/ATC)
By Hung-Jin Chen,Yo-Ping Huang,Yun-Kai Ke
Issue Date:September 2012
pp. 719-724
People have more consciousness on wetland recovery, bird watching and ecosystem tourism, energy saving and reduction of carbon dioxide emission in recent years. On the conservation of ecosystem and their habitat, water quality is an important evaluation in...
 
Query-by-Humming/Singing of MIDI and Audio Files by Fuzzy Inference System
Found in: 2012 Third FTRA International Conference on Mobile, Ubiquitous, and Intelligent Computing (MUSIC)
By Yo-Ping Huang,Shin-Liang Lai,Tsun-Wei Chang,Maw-Sheng Horng
Issue Date:June 2012
pp. 41-46
Music Information Retrieval (MIR) is a crucial topic in the domain of information retrieval. According to major characteristics of music, Query-by-Humming system retrieves interesting music by finding melody that contains similar or equal melody to the hum...
 
RFID-Based Guide Gives Museum Visitors More Freedom
Found in: IT Professional
By Yo-Ping Huang, Shan-Shan Wang,F E Sandnes
Issue Date:March 2011
pp. 25-29
An interactive museum-guide system exploits RFID and handheld computers to let museum visitors better explore exhibition objects. The system uses both high-frequency and ultrahigh-frequency RFID technologies to achieve a kind of two-way communication.
 
Water Quality Monitoring with Ubiquitous Computing
Found in: Ubiquitous, Autonomic and Trusted Computing, Symposia and Workshops on
By Yo-Ping Huang, Change-Tse Chou, Jung-Shian Jau, Frode Eika Sandnes
Issue Date:October 2010
pp. 70-75
Traditionally, data collected from water quality monitoring systems are typically stored in closed repositories that are not shared with the public. Due to the cost and environmental limitations traditional water quality monitoring systems cannot collect s...
 
QR Code Data Type Encoding for Ubiquitous Information Transfer Across Different Platforms
Found in: Ubiquitous, Autonomic and Trusted Computing, Symposia and Workshops on
By Yo-Ping Huang, Yueh-Tsun Chang, Frode Eika Sandnes
Issue Date:July 2009
pp. 292-297
Since the notion of ambient intelligence was proposed in the 90s, many researchers and companies have developed devices, applications and systems based on the idea of an intelligence environment. Despite the obvious benefits of ambient intelligent environm...
 
Association Analysis of Ocean Salinity and Temperature Variations
Found in: Convergence Information Technology, International Conference on
By Yo-Ping Huang, Wen-Tin Hsu, Frode Eika Sandnes
Issue Date:November 2008
pp. 680-685
Ocean salinity and temperature variations have received increasing attention in recent years due to their relation to global climate changes such as warm winters, the universal drought, heat waves, floods and snowstorms. The factors that affect climate cha...
 
A Region-Based Image Retrieval Approach Using Block DCT
Found in: Innovative Computing ,Information and Control, International Conference on
By Mann-Jung Hsiao, Yo-Ping Huang, Te-Wei Chiang
Issue Date:September 2007
pp. 218
Abstract--This paper proposes a region-based image retrieval approach using block discrete cosine transform (BDCT). In our retrieval system, for simplicity, an image is equally divided into four regions and an additional central region with one fourth size...
 
Note-Taking on the ipod
Found in: Multimedia and Ubiquitous Engineering, International Conference on
By Frode Eika Sandnes, Yo-Ping Huang
Issue Date:April 2007
pp. 103-107
A uni-stroke text input strategy for wheel input controls is proposed, such as the ones found on the series of ipod multimedia devices. The popularity of the ipod suggests that the wheel input paradigm is intuitive and usable. The proposed uni-strokes are ...
 
Temporal Load-Balancing of Web-Server Traffic
Found in: Parallel and Distributed Computing Applications and Technologies, International Conference on
By Frode Eika Sandnes, Yo-Ping Huang
Issue Date:December 2006
pp. 266-271
In this paper a load-balancing strategy for distributed web-applications is proposed. The approach assumes uneven traffic with extreme peaks that cannot be served with a given infrastructure. The approach presented herein is based on distributing the load ...
 
Gracefully Degrading Battery-Aware Static Multiprocessor Schedules Based on Symmetric Task Fusion
Found in: Parallel and Distributed Computing Applications and Technologies, International Conference on
By Frode Eika Sandnes, Oliver Sinnen, Yo-Ping Huang
Issue Date:December 2005
pp. 1073-1077
A novel strategy for employing schedules obtained using standard static scheduling algorithms in a battery powered multiprocessor environment is investigated. The strategy is able to dynamically respond to deteriorating batteries and operate with fewer pro...
 
A Fuzzy Semantic Approach to Retrieving Bird Information Using Handheld Devices
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Yo-Ping Huang, Tienwei Tsai
Issue Date:January 2005
pp. 16-23
Retrieving useful information from a specific database is a basic computing task. However, traditional information retrieval techniques aren't suitable for some educational purposes. In an ecological course, for example, it's difficult to conduct a query w...
 
Guard heuristic by dynamic fuzzy reasoning model for Chinese chess
Found in: Uncertainty Modeling and Analysis, International Symposium on
By Mei-En Chen, Yo-Ping Huang
Issue Date:March 1995
pp. 530
The paper provides a novel Chinese chess model which is based on a fuzzy cognitive map (FCM) and rule-based system for reasoning a best legal move. A 10/spl times/9 guard matrix is generated by FCM to show the status of each intersection. Each entry in the...
 
An Interactive Handheld Device-Based Guide System Using Innovative Techniques
Found in: Innovative Computing ,Information and Control, International Conference on
By Yo-Ping Huang, Tsun-Wei Chang, Wei-Po Chuang
Issue Date:September 2007
pp. 217
The traditional guide systems only provide limited information for users. Contrasting to the passive guide systems, an interactive guide and recommendation system is proposed in this paper. Integrating state-of- the-art technologies, including RFID and ass...
 
Temporal-spatial association analysis of ocean salinity and temperature variations
Found in: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Interaction Sciences: Information Technology, Culture and Human (ICIS '09)
By Frode Eika Sandnes, Jung-Shian Jau, Yo-Ping Huang
Issue Date:November 2009
pp. 1001-1006
Ocean circulation plays an important role in global climate change. In an effort to monitor ocean circulation an infrastructure of more than 3,000 buoys have been deployed in the open water to measure ocean salinity and temperature variations. Some of thes...
     
General criteria on building decision trees for data classification
Found in: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Interaction Sciences: Information Technology, Culture and Human (ICIS '09)
By Vu Thi Thanh Hoa, Yo-Ping Huang
Issue Date:November 2009
pp. 649-654
Decision trees have been widely and successfully applied to data mining and machine learning for data classification. One of the critical components in a decision tree algorithm is the criterion used to select which attribute will become a test attribute i...
     
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