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Smart Objects and Technologies for Social Good: Third International Conference, GOODTECHS 2017, Pisa, Italy, November 29-30, 2017, Proceedings ... and Telecommunications Engineering)

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third EAI International Conference on Smart Objects and Technologies for Social Good, GOODTECHS 2017, held in Pisa, Italy, November 29-30, 2017.

The 38 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 70 submissions. The papers reflect the design, implementation, deployment, operation and evaluation of s

Building Automation: Communication systems with EIB/KNX, LON and BACnet (Signals and Communication Technology)

This book offers all important industrial communication systems for buildings in one single book! It stimulates a basic understanding of network and bus systems for the automation of buildings. After an introduction to EIB/KNX, LON und BACnet technologies, the authors illustrate how these systems can be utilized for specific applications, like air conditioning or illumination. This book assumes

System Level Design from HW/SW to Memory for Embedded Systems: 5th IFIP TC 10 International Embedded Systems Symposium, IESS 2015, Foz do Iguaçu, ... in Information and Communication Technology)

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th IFIP TC 10 International Embedded Systems Symposium, IESS 2015, held in Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, in November 2015.

The 18 full revised papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 25 submissions. The papers present a broad discussion on the design, analysis and verification of embedded and cyber-physical systems

High-Ratio Voltage Conversion in CMOS for Efficient Mains-Connected Standby (Analog Circuits and Signal Processing)

This book describes synergetic innovation opportunities offered by combining the field of power conversion with the field of integrated circuit (IC) design. The authors demonstrate how integrating circuits enables increased operation frequency, which can be exploited in power converters to reduce drastically the size of the discrete passive components. The authors introduce multiple power conve

5G System Design: Architectural and Functional Considerations and Long Term Research

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the latest research and standardization progress towards the 5th generation (5G) of mobile communications technology and beyond. It covers a wide range of topics from 5G use cases and their requirements, to spectrum, 5G end-to-end (E2E) system architecture including core network (CN), transport network (TN) and radio access network (RAN) architect

Microwave Filters for Communication Systems: Fundamentals, Design, and Applications

An in-depth look at the state-of-the-art in microwave filter design, implementation, and optimization

Thoroughly revised and expanded, this second edition of the popular reference addresses the many important advances that have taken place in the field since the publication of the first edition and includes new chapters on Multiband Filters, Tunable Filters and a chapter devoted t

Intelligent Communication, Control and Devices: Proceedings of ICICCD 2017 (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing)

The book focuses on the integration of intelligent communication systems, control systems, and devices related to all aspects of engineering and sciences. It contains high-quality research papers presented at the 2nd international conference, ICICCD 2017, organized by the Department of Electronics, Instrumentation and Control Engineering of University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun o