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Advances in Computer and Electrical Engineering (ACEE): 84 Volumes

Advances in Computer and Electrical Engineering (ACEE): 84 Volumes

Series Editor(s): Srikanta Patnaik (SOA University, India)
ISSN: 2327-039X|EISSN: 2327-0403
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Institutions: Print
List Price: $19,329.95


The fields of computer engineering and electrical engineering encompass a broad range of interdisciplinary topics allowing for expansive research developments across multiple fields. Research in these areas continues to develop and become increasingly important as computer and electrical systems have become an integral part of everyday life.

The Advances in Computer and Electrical Engineering (ACEE) Book Series aims to publish research on diverse topics pertaining to computer engineering and electrical engineering. ACEE encourages scholarly discourse on the latest applications, tools, and methodologies being implemented in the field for the design and development of computer and electrical systems.

Topics Covered

  • Algorithms
  • Analog Electronics
  • Applied Electromagnetics
  • Chip Design
  • Circuit Analysis
  • Computer Architecture
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Science
  • Digital Electronics
  • Electrical Power Conversion
  • Microprocessor Design
  • Optical Electronics
  • Power Electronics
  • Programming
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Sensor Technologies
  • VLSI Design
  • VLSI Fabrication

Titles in Series

IoT Architectures, Models, and Platforms for Smart City Applications
Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry (Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan), Faisal Karim Shaikh (Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan), Naeem Ahmed Mahoto (Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan)
Copyright © 2020. 350 pages.
Developing countries are persistently looking for efficient and cost-effective methods for transforming their communities into smart cities. Unfortunately, energy cr...
Nature-Inspired Computing Applications in Advanced Communication Networks
Govind P. Gupta (National Institute of Technology Raipur, India)
Copyright © 2020. 302 pages.
With the rapid growth of technology in society, communication networks have become a heavily researched topic. Implementing these advanced systems is a challenge, ho...
Tools and Technologies for the Development of Cyber-Physical Systems
Sergey Balandin (FRUCT Oy, Finland), Ekaterina Balandina (Tampere University, Finland)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
With the continual development of professional industries in today’s modernized world, certain technologies have become increasingly applicable. Cyber-physical syste...
Major Applications of Carbon Nanotube Field-Effect Transistors (CNTFET)
Balwinder Raj (Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, India), Mamta Khosla (Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, India), Amandeep Singh (National Institute of Technology Srinagar, India)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
With recent advancements in electronics, specifically nanoscale devices, new technologies are being implemented to improve the properties of automated systems. Howev...
New Solutions and Technologies in Electrical Distribution Networks
Baseem Khan (Hawassa University, India), Hassan Haes Alhelou (Tishreen University, Syria), Ghassan Hayek (Dresden University, Syria)
Copyright © 2020. 370 pages.
As the electrical industry continues to develop, one sector that still faces a range of concerns is the electrical distribution system. Excessive industrialization a...
Neural Networks for Natural Language Processing
Sumathi S (St. Joseph's College of Engineering, India), Janani M (St. Joseph's College of Engineering, India)
Copyright © 2020. 310 pages.
Information in today’s advancing world is rapidly expanding and becoming widely available. This eruption of data has made handling it a daunting and time-consuming t...
Emerging Applications of Differential Equations and Game Theory
Surma Zeynep Alparslan Gök (Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey), Duygy Aruğaslan Çinçin (Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
Branches of mathematics and advanced mathematical algorithms can help solve daily problems throughout various fields of applied sciences. Domains like economics, mec...
Emerging Applications of Fuzzy Algebraic Structures
Chiranjibe Jana (Vidyasagar University, India), Tapan Senapati (Padima Janakalyan Banipith (H.S.), India), Madhumangal Pal (Vidyasagar University, India)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
In the world of mathematics, the study of fuzzy relations and its theories are well-documented and a staple in the area of calculative methods. What many researchers...
Electrical Insulation Breakdown and Its Theory, Process, and Prevention: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Boxue Du (Tianjin University, China)
Copyright © 2020. 230 pages.
In electrical engineering manufacturing, one of the most important processes stems from making sure the material used to distribute the electrical current is safe an...
Challenges and Applications for Implementing Machine Learning in Computer Vision
Ramgopal Kashyap (Amity University Chhattisgarh, India), A.V. Senthil Kumar (Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, India)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
Machine learning allows for non-conventional and productive answers for issues within various fields, including problems related to visually perceptive computers. Ap...
Handbook of Research on Recent Developments in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
Jamal Zbitou (Hassan 1st University, Morocco), Catalin Iulian Pruncu (Imperial College London, UK), Ahmed Errkik (University of Hassan 1st, Morocco)
Copyright © 2020. 400 pages.
Technological advancements continue to enhance the field of engineering and have led to progress in branches that include electrical and mechanical engineering. Thes...
Architecture and Security Issues in Fog Computing Applications
Sam Goundar (The University of the South Pacific, Fiji), S. Bharath Bhushan (Sree Vidyanikethan Engineering College, India), Praveen Kumar Rayani (National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
As the progression of the internet continues, society is finding easier, quicker ways of simplifying their needs with the use of technology. With the growth of light...
Handbook of Research on Advanced Applications of Graph Theory in Modern Society
Madhumangal Pal (Vidyasagar University, India), Sovan Samanta (Tamralipta Mahavidyalaya, India), Anita Pal (National Institute of Technology Durgapur, India)
Copyright © 2020. 601 pages.
In the world of mathematics and computer science, technological advancements are constantly being researched and applied to ongoing issues. Setbacks in social networ...
Blockchain Technology for Global Social Change
Jane Thomason (University College London, UK), Sonja Bernhardt (ThoughtWare, Australia), Tia Kansara (Replenish Earth Ltd, UK), Nichola Cooper (Blockchain Quantum Impact, Australia)
Copyright © 2019. 243 pages.
Emerging technologies continue to affect a variety of industries, making processes more effective and efficient. However, they also impact society by promoting oppor...
Novel Practices and Trends in Grid and Cloud Computing
Pethuru Raj (Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. (RJIL), India), S. Koteeswaran (Vel Tech, India)
Copyright © 2019. 374 pages.
Business and IT organizations are currently embracing new strategically sound concepts in order to be more customer-centric, competitive, and cognitive in their dail...
Contemporary Developments in High-Frequency Photonic Devices
Siddhartha Bhattacharyya (RCC Institute of Information Technology, India), Pampa Debnath (RCC Institute of Information Technology, India), Arpan Deyasi (RCC Institute of Information Technology, India), Nilanjan Dey (Techno India College of Technology, India)
Copyright © 2019. 369 pages.
Microwave photonics and information optics provide high bandwidth and precision along with ultrafast speed at a low cost. In order to reduce noise at the communicati...
Handbook of Research on Cloud Computing and Big Data Applications in IoT
B. B. Gupta (National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, India), Dharma P. Agrawal (University of Cincinnati, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 609 pages.
Today, cloud computing, big data, and the internet of things (IoT) are becoming indubitable parts of modern information and communication systems. They cover not onl...
Applying Integration Techniques and Methods in Distributed Systems and Technologies
Gabor Kecskemeti (Liverpool John Moores University, UK)
Copyright © 2019. 351 pages.
Distributed systems intertwine with our everyday lives. The benefits and current shortcomings of the underpinning technologies are experienced by a wide range of peo...
Multi-Objective Stochastic Programming in Fuzzy Environments
Animesh Biswas (University of Kalyani, India), Arnab Kumar De (Government College of Engineering and Textile Technology Serampore, India)
Copyright © 2019. 420 pages.
It is frequently observed that most decision-making problems involve several objectives, and the aim of the decision makers is to find the best decision by fulfillin...
Renewable Energy and Power Supply Challenges for Rural Regions
Valeriy Kharchenko (Federal Scientific Agroengineering Center VIM, Russia), Pandian Vasant (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia)
Copyright © 2019. 432 pages.
Access to power and electricity is a vital resource for businesses and for sustaining the livelihood of consumers. However, producing reliable and renewable energy a...
Handbook of Research on Smart Power System Operation and Control
Hassan Haes Alhelou (Tishreen University, Syria), Ghassan Hayek (Trisheen University, Syria)
Copyright © 2019. 489 pages.
Because society depends greatly on electric energy, power system control and protection focuses on ensuring a secure and reliable supply of power. To operate the ele...
Secure Cyber-Physical Systems for Smart Cities
Riaz Ahmed Shaikh (King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia)
Copyright © 2019. 329 pages.
Interest in developing smart cities has grown exponentially over the years with many governments across the world hoping to initiate these projects in their own coun...
Cases on Modern Computer Systems in Aviation
Tetiana Shmelova (National Aviation University, Ukraine), Yuliya Sikirda (National Aviation University, Ukraine), Nina Rizun (Gdansk University of Technology, Poland), Dmytro Kucherov (National Aviation University, Ukraine)
Copyright © 2019. 488 pages.
Because trainees need to learn about the underlying technologies to use automation safely and efficiently, the development of automated aviation systems training is...
Harnessing the Internet of Everything (IoE) for Accelerated Innovation Opportunities
Pedro J.S. Cardoso (University of Algarve, Portugal), Jânio Monteiro (University of Algarve, Portugal), Jorge Semião (University of Algarve, Portugal), João M.F. Rodrigues (University of Algarve, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 383 pages.
As innovators continue to explore and create new developments within the fields of artificial intelligence and computer science, subfields such as machine learning a...
Code Generation, Analysis Tools, and Testing for Quality
Ricardo Alexandre Peixoto de Queirós (Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal), Alberto Simões (Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Portugal), Mário Teixeira Pinto (Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 288 pages.
Despite the advances that have been made in programming, there is still a lack of sufficient methods for quality control. While code standards try to force programme...
Global Virtual Enterprises in Cloud Computing Environments
N. Raghavendra Rao (FINAIT Consultancy Services, India)
Copyright © 2019. 281 pages.
Modern businesses are on the lookout for ventures that boost their profits and marketability. Certain new and innovative technological advances can help enterprises...
Advancing Consumer-Centric Fog Computing Architectures
Kashif Munir (University of Hafr Al-Batin, Saudi Arabia)
Copyright © 2019. 217 pages.
Due to a rapidly growing number of devices and communications, cloud computing has begun to fall behind on its ability to adequately process today’s technology. Addi...
New Perspectives on Information Systems Modeling and Design
António Miguel Rosado da Cruz (Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo, Portugal), Maria Estrela Ferreira da Cruz (Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 332 pages.
Information modeling plays an important role in every level of the enterprise information system’s architecture. Modeling allows organizations to adapt and become mo...
Advanced Methodologies and Technologies in Network Architecture, Mobile Computing, and Data Analytics
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A. (Information Resources Management Association, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 1857 pages.
From cloud computing to data analytics, society stores vast supplies of information through wireless networks and mobile computing. As organizations are becoming inc...
Emerging Innovations in Microwave and Antenna Engineering
Jamal Zbitou (University of Hassan 1st, Morocco), Ahmed Errkik (University of Hassan 1st, Morocco)
Copyright © 2019. 437 pages.
Continuing advancements in electronics creates the possibility of communicating with more people at greater distances. Such an evolution calls for more efficient tec...
Advanced Methodologies and Technologies in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Simulation, and Human-Computer Interaction
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A. (Information Resources Management Association, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 1221 pages.
As modern technologies continue to develop and evolve, the ability of users to adapt with new systems becomes a paramount concern. Research into new ways for humans...
Optimal Power Flow Using Evolutionary Algorithms
Provas Kumar Roy (Kalyani Government Engineering College, India), Susanta Dutta (Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, India)
Copyright © 2019. 323 pages.
In today’s society, modern power grids are driven closer to transfer capacities due to increased consumption and power transfers, endangering the security of the sys...
Advanced Condition Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis of Electric Machines
Muhammad Irfan (Najran University, Saudi Arabia)
Copyright © 2019. 307 pages.
The reliability of induction motors is a major requirement in many industrial applications. It is especially important where an unexpected breakdown might result in...
The Rise of Fog Computing in the Digital Era
K.G. Srinivasa (Chaudhary Brahm Prakash Government Engineering College, India), Pankaj Lathar (Chaudhary Brahm Prakash Government Engineering College, India), G.M. Siddesh (Ramaiah Institute of Technology, India)
Copyright © 2019. 286 pages.
With the immense growth of information, the prevalence of ubiquitously connected smart devices is rapidly increasing. Providing platforms that support computation, s...
Algorithms, Methods, and Applications in Mobile Computing and Communications
Agustinus Borgy Waluyo (Monash University, Australia)
Copyright © 2019. 297 pages.
The proliferation of wireless communications has led to mobile computing, a new era in data communication and processing allowing people to access information anywhe...
Exploring Critical Approaches of Evolutionary Computation
Muhammad Sarfraz (Kuwait University, Kuwait)
Copyright © 2019. 390 pages.
Modern optimization approaches have attracted an increasing number of scientists, decision makers, and researchers. As new issues in this field emerge, different opt...
Applications of Security, Mobile, Analytic, and Cloud (SMAC) Technologies for Effective Information Processing and Management
P. Karthikeyan (Thiagarajar College of Engineering, India), M. Thangavel (Thiagarajar College of Engineering, India)
Copyright © 2018. 300 pages.
From cloud computing to big data to mobile technologies, there is a vast supply of information being mined and collected. With an abundant amount of information bein...
Smart Grid Analytics for Sustainability and Urbanization
Zbigniew H. Gontar (SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland)
Copyright © 2018. 306 pages.
Information and communication technologies play an essential role in the effectiveness and efficiency of smart city processes. Recognizing the role of process analys...
Vehicular Cloud Computing for Traffic Management and Systems
Jyoti Grover (Manipal University Jaipur, India), P. Vinod (SCMS School of Engineering and Technology, India), Chhagan Lal (Manipal University Jaipur, India)
Copyright © 2018. 281 pages.
Road accidents caused by impaired and distracted driving as well as traffic congestion are on the rise, with the numbers increasing dramatically every day. Intellige...
Multidisciplinary Approaches to Service-Oriented Engineering
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A. (Information Resources Management Association, USA)
Copyright © 2018. 389 pages.
The service industry is continually improving, forcing service-oriented engineering to improve alongside it. In a digitalized world, technology within the service in...
Cyber-Physical Systems for Next-Generation Networks
Joel J. P. C. Rodrigues (National Institute of Telecommunications (Inatel), Brazil & Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal & University of Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Brazil), Amjad Gawanmeh (Khalifa University, UAE)
Copyright © 2018. 293 pages.
The use of cyber-physical systems in recent computing, communication, and control methods to design and operate intelligent and autonomous systems using cutting-edge...
Augmented Reality for Enhanced Learning Environments
Gerardo Reyes Ruiz (Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Mexico), Marisol Hernández Hernández (Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Mexico)
Copyright © 2018. 322 pages.
In an environment where some countries are coming out of the recession at different speeds and others remain in a gloomy economic environment, education plays a vita...
Handbook of Research on Cloud and Fog Computing Infrastructures for Data Science
Pethuru Raj (Reliance Jio Infocomm. Ltd., India), Anupama Raman (Societe Generale Global Solution Center, India)
Copyright © 2018. 440 pages.
Fog computing is quickly increasing its applications and uses to the next level. As it continues to grow, different types of virtualization technologies can thrust t...
Advanced Synchronization Control and Bifurcation of Chaotic Fractional-Order Systems
Abdesselem Boulkroune (Jijel University, Algeria), Samir Ladaci (National Polytechnic School of Constantine, Algeria)
Copyright © 2018. 539 pages.
In the recent years, fractional-order systems have been studied by many researchers in the engineering field. It was found that many systems can be described more ac...
Innovative Methods, User-Friendly Tools, Coding, and Design Approaches in People-Oriented Programming
Steve Goschnick (Swinburne University of Technology, Australia)
Copyright © 2018. 488 pages.
As modern technologies continue to develop and evolve, the ability of users to interface with new systems becomes a paramount concern. Research into new ways for hum...
Handbook of Research on Contemporary Perspectives on Web-Based Systems
Atilla Elçi (Aksaray University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2018. 541 pages.
Information systems development underwent many changes as systems transitioned onto web-based forums. Complemented by advancements in security and technology, intern...
Analysis and Applications of Lattice Boltzmann Simulations
Pedro Valero-Lara (Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), Spain)
Copyright © 2018. 440 pages.
Programming has become a significant part of connecting theoretical development and scientific application computation. Fluid dynamics provide an important asset in...
Quantum-Inspired Intelligent Systems for Multimedia Data Analysis
Siddhartha Bhattacharyya (RCC Institute of Information Technology, India)
Copyright © 2018. 329 pages.
As multimedia data advances in technology and becomes more complex, the hybridization of soft computing tools allows for more robust and safe solutions in data proce...
Electronic Nose Technologies and Advances in Machine Olfaction
Yousif Abdullatif Albastaki (Ahlia University, Bahrain), Fatema Albalooshi (University of Bahrain, Bahrain)
Copyright © 2018. 318 pages.
The design and study of materials is a pivotal component to new discoveries in the various fields of science and technology. By better understanding the components a...
Advancements in Computer Vision and Image Processing
Jose Garcia-Rodriguez (University of Alicante, Spain)
Copyright © 2018. 322 pages.
Interest in computer vision and image processing has grown in recent years with the advancement of everyday technologies such as smartphones, computer games, and soc...
Handbook of Research on Power and Energy System Optimization
Pawan Kumar (Thapar University, India), Surjit Singh (National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, India), Ikbal Ali (Jamia Millia Islamia, India), Taha Selim Ustun (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
Copyright © 2018. 746 pages.
In recent years, the development of advanced structures for providing sustainable energy has been a topic at the forefront of public and political conversation. Many...
Big Data Analytics for Satellite Image Processing and Remote Sensing
P. Swarnalatha (VIT University, India), Prabu Sevugan (VIT University, India)
Copyright © 2018. 253 pages.
The scope of image processing and recognition has broadened due to the gap in scientific visualization. Thus, new imaging techniques have developed, and it is impera...
Electromagnetic Compatibility for Space Systems Design
Christos D. Nikolopoulos (National Technical University of Athens, Greece)
Copyright © 2018. 346 pages.
In the aerospace industry, avoiding operating issues, especially in regard to space missions and satellite structures, is crucial. The vast majority of these issues...
Modeling and Simulations for Metamaterials: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Ammar Armghan (Aljouf University, Saudi Arabia), Xinguang Hu (HuangShan University, China), Muhammad Younus Javed (HITEC University, Pakistan)
Copyright © 2018. 171 pages.
The design and study of materials is a pivotal component to new discoveries in the various fields of science and technology. By understanding the components and stru...
Soft-Computing-Based Nonlinear Control Systems Design
Uday Pratap Singh (Madhav Institute of Technology and Science, India), Akhilesh Tiwari (Madhav Institute of Technology and Science, India), Rajeev Kumar Singh (Madhav Institute of Technology and Science, India)
Copyright © 2018. 388 pages.
A critical part of ensuring that systems are advancing alongside technology without complications is problem solving. Practical applications of problem-solving theor...
EHT Transmission Performance Evaluation: Emerging Research and Opportunities
K. Srinivas (Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited, India), R.V.S. Satyanarayana (Sri Venkateswara University College of Engineering, India)
Copyright © 2018. 160 pages.
Electricity has become a basic requirement in today’s world. Interruption free electrical energy and availability of surplus power are entwined in improving consumer...
Fuzzy Logic Dynamics and Machine Prediction for Failure Analysis
Tawanda Mushiri (University of Johannesburg, South Africa), Charles Mbowhwa (University of Johannesburg, South Africa)
Copyright © 2018. 301 pages.
In the fast pace of the modern world it is important, more than ever, for factories to know how and why their machines are failing and what can be done to prevent it...
Creativity in Load-Balance Schemes for Multi/Many-Core Heterogeneous Graph Computing: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Alberto Garcia-Robledo (Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (Cinvestav-Tamaulipas), Mexico), Arturo Diaz-Perez (Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (Cinvestav-Tamaulipas), Mexico), Guillermo Morales-Luna (Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (Cinvestav-IPN), Mexico)
Copyright © 2018. 217 pages.
Recent years have witnessed the rise of analysis of real-world massive and complex phenomena in graphs; to efficiently solve these large-scale graph problems, it is...
Free and Open Source Software in Modern Data Science and Business Intelligence: Emerging Research and Opportunities
K.G. Srinivasa (Chaudhary Brahm Prakash Government Engineering College, India), Ganesh Chandra Deka (M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, India), Krishnaraj P.M. (M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, India)
Copyright © 2018. 189 pages.
Computer software and technologies are advancing at an amazing rate. The accessibility of these software sources allows for a wider power among common users as well...
Design Parameters of Electrical Network Grounding Systems
Osama El-Sayed Gouda (Cairo University, Egypt)
Copyright © 2018. 316 pages.
As the demand for efficient energy sources continues to grow around the globe, electrical systems are becoming more essential to meet these increased needs. As these...
Design and Use of Virtualization Technology in Cloud Computing
Prashanta Kumar Das (Government Industrial Training Institute Dhansiri, India), Ganesh Chandra Deka (Government of India, India)
Copyright © 2018. 315 pages.
Cloud computing is rapidly expanding in its applications and capabilities through various parts of society. Utilizing different types of virtualization technologies...
Smart Grid Test Bed Using OPNET and Power Line Communication
Jun-Ho Huh (Catholic University of Pusan, South Korea)
Copyright © 2018. 425 pages.
Smart technology has significantly enhanced the efficient management of electric power supply systems. Despite the benefits of these advances, the complexity of such...
Transport of Information-Carriers in Semiconductors and Nanodevices
Muhammad El-Saba (Ain-Shams University, Egypt)
Copyright © 2017. 677 pages.
Rapid developments in technology have led to enhanced electronic systems and applications. When utilized correctly, these can have significant impacts on communicati...
Accelerating the Discovery of New Dielectric Properties in Polymer Insulation
Boxue Du (Tianjin University, China)
Copyright © 2017. 388 pages.
Modern power systems have undergone tremendous progress due to the implementation of new technologies. With these advancements, the standards for insulation material...
Handbook of Research on Nanoelectronic Sensor Modeling and Applications
Mohammad Taghi Ahmadi (Urmia University, Iran), Razali Ismail (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia), Sohail Anwar (Penn State University, USA)
Copyright © 2017. 579 pages.
Nanoelectronics are a diverse set of materials and devices that are so small that quantum mechanics need to be applied to their function. The possibilities these dev...
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Technologies for High Performance Instrumentation
Julio Daniel Dondo Gazzano (University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain), Maria Liz Crespo (International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy), Andres Cicuttin (International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy), Fernando Rincon Calle (University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain)
Copyright © 2016. 306 pages.
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) technologies have increased in popularity in recent years due to their adaptability and high computing potential. Further resear...
Design and Modeling of Low Power VLSI Systems
Manoj Sharma (BVC, India), Ruchi Gautam (MyResearch Labs, Gr Noida, India), Mohammad Ayoub Khan (Sharda University, India)
Copyright © 2016. 386 pages.
Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems refer to the latest development in computer microchips which are created by integrating hundreds of thousands of transist...
Reliability in Power Electronics and Electrical Machines: Industrial Applications and Performance Models
Shahriyar Kaboli (Sharif University of Technology, Iran), Hashem Oraee (Sharif University of Technology, Iran)
Copyright © 2016. 481 pages.
In modern industries, electrical energy conversion systems consist of two main parts: electrical machines and power electronic converters. With global electricity us...
Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Electrical Power Planning, Analysis, and Optimization
Smita Shandilya (Sagar Institute of Research Technology & Science, India), Shishir Shandilya (Bansal Institute of Research & Technology, India), Tripta Thakur (Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, India), Atulya K. Nagar (Liverpool Hope University, UK)
Copyright © 2016. 410 pages.
As the demand for efficient energy sources continues to grow around the globe, electrical systems are becoming more essential in an effort to meet these increased ne...
Sustaining Power Resources through Energy Optimization and Engineering
Pandian Vasant (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia), Nikolai Voropai (Energy Systems Institute SB RAS, Russia)
Copyright © 2016. 494 pages.
As the world continues to evolve technologically, people depend more heavily on energy-dependent systems to fulfill their daily needs. However, as these needs grow,...
Environmental Impacts on Underground Power Distribution
Osama El-Sayed Gouda (Cairo University, Egypt)
Copyright © 2016. 405 pages.
The successful transmission of electrical power beneath the surface of the earth depends on a number of factors including ambient temperature, sheath bonding, cable...
Handbook of Research on Advanced Computational Techniques for Simulation-Based Engineering
Pijush Samui (Centre for Disaster Mitigation and Management, VIT University, India)
Copyright © 2016. 616 pages.
Recent developments in information processing systems have driven the advancement of computational methods in the engineering realm. New models and simulations enabl...
Operation, Construction, and Functionality of Direct Current Machines
Muhammad Amin (COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Cantt, Pakistan), Mubashir Husain Rehmani (COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Cantt, Pakistan)
Copyright © 2015. 404 pages.
Direct current machines are a quickly evolving domain whose applications affect many aspects of modern life from computers and printers to toys, electric vehicles, a...
Performance Optimization Techniques in Analog, Mixed-Signal, and Radio-Frequency Circuit Design
Mourad Fakhfakh (University of Sfax, Tunisia), Esteban Tlelo-Cuautle (INAOE, Mexico), Maria Helena Fino (New University of Lisbon, Portugal)
Copyright © 2015. 464 pages.
Improving the performance of existing technologies has always been a focal practice in the development of computational systems. However, as circuitry is becoming mo...
Agile and Lean Service-Oriented Development: Foundations, Theory, and Practice
Xiaofeng Wang (Free University of Bozen/Bolzano, Italy), Nour Ali (Lero- The Irish Software Engineering Research Centre, University of Limerick, Ireland), Isidro Ramos (Valencia University of Technology, Spain), Richard Vidgen (Hull University Business School, UK)
Copyright © 2013. 312 pages.
Challenges in unpredictable markets, changing customer requirements, and advancing information technologies have lead to progression towards service oriented enginee...
Software Testing in the Cloud: Perspectives on an Emerging Discipline
Scott Tilley (Florida Institute of Technology, USA), Tauhida Parveen (Independent Consultant, USA)
Copyright © 2013. 479 pages.
In recent years, cloud computing has gained a significant amount of attention by providing more flexible ways to store applications remotely. With software testing c...
Electromagnetic Transients in Transformer and Rotating Machine Windings
Charles Q. Su (Charling Technology, Australia)
Copyright © 2013. 586 pages.
Electromagnetic transient phenomena in transformers and rotating machines are complicated by their winding structures, with transient phenomena caused by either exte...
Handbook of Research on Computational Science and Engineering: Theory and Practice
J. Leng (Visual Conclusions, UK), Wes Sharrock (University of Manchester, UK)
Copyright © 2012. 987 pages.
By using computer simulations in research and development, computational science and engineering (CSE) allows empirical inquiry where traditional experimentation and...
Dependability and Computer Engineering: Concepts for Software-Intensive Systems
Luigia Petre (Åbo Akademi University, Finland), Kaisa Sere (Åbo Akademi University, Finland), Elena Troubitsyna (Åbo Akademi University, Finland)
Copyright © 2012. 515 pages.
Rapid development of digital technologies has led to the widespread use of software in all aspects of our life. The degree of reliance that can be justifiably placed...
Design and Test Technology for Dependable Systems-on-Chip
Raimund Ubar (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia), Jaan Raik (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia), Heinrich Theodor Vierhaus (Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus, Germany)
Copyright © 2011. 578 pages.
Designing reliable and dependable embedded systems has become increasingly important as the failure of these systems in an automotive, aerospace or nuclear applicati...
Modern Software Engineering Concepts and Practices: Advanced Approaches
Ali H. Dogru (Middle East Technical University, Turkey), Veli Biçer (FZI Research Center for Information Technology, Germany)
Copyright © 2011. 506 pages.
Software engineering has advanced rapidly in recent years in parallel with the complexity and scale of software systems. New requirements in software systems yield i...
Kansei Engineering and Soft Computing: Theory and Practice
Ying Dai (Iwate Pref. University, Japan), Basabi Chakraborty (Iwate Prefectural University, Japan), Minghui Shi (Xiamen University, China)
Copyright © 2011. 436 pages.
With the increasing concern regarding human factors in system development, the concepts of humanized technology and human-related systems have become the focus of mo...
Model Driven Architecture for Reverse Engineering Technologies: Strategic Directions and System Evolution
Liliana Favre (Universidad Nacional de Centro de la Proviencia de Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Copyright © 2010. 461 pages.
The demand for modernization of legacy systems has created the need for new architectural frameworks that improve interoperability, productivity, process quality, an...
Strategies for Managing Computer Software Upgrades
Neil G. Shaw (University of Texas-Arlington, USA)
Copyright © 2001. 260 pages.
The speed with which companies are bringing new software products to market is having a serious impact on information technology use in organizations. As vendors rel...

Editor(s) Biography

Dr. Srikanta Patnaik is a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at SOA University, Bhubaneswar, India. His research interest is in Machine Intelligence and Robotics, and he has published more than 100 technical papers in the international journals and magazines of repute. His name has been placed in the MARQUIS Who’s Who in the World for the 2004 and he was also named as the International Educator of the Year 2005, by International Biographical Centre inGreat Britain. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Information and Communication Technology, and International Journal of Computation Vision and Robotics, as well as President and Chief Mentor of Interscience Research Network (IRNet), which is a professional body to encourage researchers and scholars to enhance their research throughput.

Editorial Advisory Board

Srikanta Patnaik, SOA University, India

Editorial Advisory Board
Antonio Orlandi, University of L’Aquila, Italy
Bijay Baran Pal, University of Kalyani, India
Bilal Babayigit, Erciyes University, Turkey
Cristina Bianca Pop, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Florin Popentiu Vladicescu, City University, United Kingdom
Guangzhi Qu, Oakland University, United States
Jaspher Kathrine, Karunya University, India
Jian-Ping Li, University of Bradford, United Kingdom
Juan A. Gomez-Pulido, University of Extremadura, Spain
K. Premalatha, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, India
Lapo Governi, University of Florence, Italy
Maode Ma, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Mohammed El Mohajir, Dhar Mahraz University, Morocco
P.Shunmugapriya, Dr.S. J. S Pauls Memorial College of Eng. & Tech., India
Sanjiv K. Bhatia, University of Missouri - St. Louis, United States
Shrirang. A. Kulkarni, K.L.S Gogte Institute of Technology, India
Sotir Sotirov, Prof. Assen Zlatarov University, Bulgaria
Stéphane Galland, Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France
Viorica Chifu, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Youcef Djenouri, Saad Dahleb University, Algeria
Yudong Zhang, Nanjing Normal University, China
Zhihua Cui, Taiyuan University of Science and Technology, China