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A Multi-Stage Method for Connecting Participatory Sensing and Noise Simulations

Mingyuan Hu, Weitao Che, Qiuju Zhang, Qingli Luo, Hui Lin
2015 Sensors  
In this case study, we demonstrate how this method could play a significant role in a simulation-based noise map.  ...  ), and then to provide a reasonable spatio-temporal data foundation to support noise simulations, which can be of help to researchers in understanding how participatory sensing can play a role in smart  ...  Qiuju Zhang and Qingli Luo performed the data processing and simulations. Hui Lin introduced the mobile sensor and organized the experiment of monitoring noise data.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s150202265 pmid:25621604 pmcid:PMC4367305 fatcat:3mvtssi6hbgtxgjf3dx7gdklju

Mobile Participatory Sensing Systems: A Comprehensive Review

Ashley Rajoo, Kavi Khedo, Utam Mungur
2021 EAI Endorsed Transactions on Mobile Communications and Applications  
Potential opportunities and challenges for modern mobile participatory sensing systems are also discussed.  ...  This paper provides researchers in the field with a comprehensive and up-to-date review of mobile participatory sensing systems A.  ...  . (2014) FIDES: A Trust-based Framework for Secure User Incentivization in Participatory Sensing Wu, F.J. et al (2014) A Generic Participatory Sensing Framework for Multi-modal Datasets Dong, Z., et al  ... 
doi:10.4108/eai.29-1-2021.168510 fatcat:4cdmw4n4ovfklfxmk6pvjfwsmu

Privacy-preserving computation of participatory noise maps in the cloud

George Drosatos, Pavlos S. Efraimidis, Ioannis N. Athanasiadis, Matthias Stevens, Ellie D'Hondt
2014 Journal of Systems and Software  
We validate our system in the context of NoiseTube, a participatory sensing framework for noise pollution, presenting experiments with real and artificially generated data sets, and a demo on a heterogeneous  ...  This paper presents a privacy-preserving system for participatory sensing, which relies on cryptographic techniques and distributed computations in the cloud.  ...  D'Hondt is supported by the InnovIris, the Brussels Institute for Research and Innovation, and the EU-CIP i-Scope project. M.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jss.2014.01.035 fatcat:zze34kxhsfh7vdy37kxu66zv4u

A Privacy-Preserving Cloud Computing System for Creating Participatory Noise Maps

George Drosatos, Pavlos S. Efraimidis, Ioannis N. Athanasiadis, Ellie D'Hondt, Matthias Stevens
2012 2012 IEEE 36th Annual Computer Software and Applications Conference  
Our approach was implemented and validated on top of the NoiseTube system [1], [2], which enables participatory sensing of noise.  ...  In this paper, we present a privacy-preserving system architecture for participatory sensing contexts which relies on cryptographic techniques and distributed computations in the cloud.  ...  Ellie D'Hondt is supported by the InnovIris, the Brussels Institute for Research and Innovation.  ... 
doi:10.1109/compsac.2012.78 dblp:conf/compsac/DrosatosEADS12 fatcat:re6gzbenjrahfbnqlpttjr4rh4

Towards an agile participatory urban soundscape planning framework

Jieling Xiao, Lisa Lavia, Jian Kang
2017 Journal of Environmental Planning and Management  
This study also demonstrated that an evidence based evaluation method is recommended in an agile participatory urban soundscape planning process to assess stakeholdersÕ engagement at each stage and to  ...  A variety of specific events, appropriate to the requirements of the stakeholders, are important for engaging planning authorities, users and other stakeholders at different stages.  ...  approach and non-participatory observation methods.  ... 
doi:10.1080/09640568.2017.1331843 fatcat:3umm7rbcaberfp5hlsqztdunbe

From MANET to people-centric networking: Milestones and open research challenges

Marco Conti, Chiara Boldrini, Salil S. Kanhere, Enzo Mingozzi, Elena Pagani, Pedro M. Ruiz, Mohamed Younis
2015 Computer Communications  
with limited research opportunities, and the hot and emerging research areas for which further research is required.  ...  a people-centric revolution in computing and communications.  ...  Since a participatory sensing system relies on volunteers contributing noise pollution measurements, these measurements can only come from the place and time where the volunteers are present.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.comcom.2015.09.007 fatcat:lulxgenaj5aijii5wwi3dncoby

A pilot study of urban noise monitoring architecture using wireless sensor networks

Jayavardhana Gubbi, Slaven Marusic, Aravinda S. Rao, Yee Wei Law, Marimuthu Palaniswami
2013 2013 International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI)  
An emerging citizen centric participatory sensing is discussed in the context of noise monitoring.  ...  In this paper, a new architecture for noise monitoring in urban environments is proposed. The architecture is scalable and applicable to other sensors required for city management.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The work is partially supported by Australian Research Council's LIEF (LE120100129), Linkage grants (LP120100529) and IBES grant on participatory sensing.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icacci.2013.6637321 dblp:conf/icacci/GubbiMRLP13 fatcat:3byu7siyabelrjnoc25qgogm5y

Smartphone-Based Participatory Soundscape Mapping for a More Sustainable Acoustic Environment

Giovanni Brambilla, Francesca Pedrielli
2020 Sustainability  
This paper is a "scoping review" to provide an overview of the potential, benefits, and drawbacks of participatory noise monitoring in noise and soundscape mapping applications, while also referring to  ...  Noise and soundscape maps are useful tools for planning mitigation actions and for communication with citizens.  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors wish to thank the anonymous reviewers for their comments and input. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12197899 fatcat:scli7q4pmndwzg3vs4su6pj4aa

Extending Participatory Sensing to Personal Exposure Using Microscopic Land Use Regression Models

Luc Dekoninck, Dick Botteldooren, Luc Int Panis
2017 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
Transferring the participatory sensing information to a specific study population is a basic requirement for epidemiological studies in the near future.  ...  We propose a methodology to reduce the void between participatory sensing and health research. Instantaneous microscopic land-use regression modeling (µLUR) is an innovative approach.  ...  Discussion Moving from LUR and µLUR Land-use regression based on participatory sensing data is a big data-like method searching for indirect spatial or spatiotemporal correlations between external data  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph14060586 pmid:28561799 pmcid:PMC5486272 fatcat:lo5c6h4wnrgfxgws7ypxe6cehi

Guidelines for the co-design of alternative solutions

Mareile Wiegmann, Jesse Pappers, Imre Keserü, Cathy Macharis
2018 Zenodo  
When reaching the creative stage, Stanford's virtual crash course can be a great engaging 90-minute activity for participants to provide them with creative energy and methods to tackle their problems.  ...  A good start are the introductory chapters of the Participatory Methods Toolkit by the King Bauduin Foundation, followed by a look-over of the 23 methods in the Collective Action Toolkit by Frog Design  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The support of Brussels Capital Region -Innoviris (Belgium), Ministero dell'Istruzione dell'Università e della Ricerca (MIUR) (Italy), the Economic and Social Research Council (UK) and  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3822294 fatcat:va5fgvn3vrhypdf53le5mnnnce

Differentially Private Mobile Crowd Sensing Considering Sensing Errors

Yuichi Sei, Akihiko Ohsuga
2020 Sensors  
An increasingly popular class of software known as participatory sensing, or mobile crowdsensing, is a means of collecting people's surrounding information via mobile sensing devices.  ...  To avoid potential undesired side effects of this data analysis method, such as privacy violations, considerable research has been conducted over the last decade to develop participatory sensing that looks  ...  Participatory sensing application There are several stages to the mobile crowdsensing application process.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s20102785 pmid:32422958 pmcid:PMC7285772 fatcat:4fewvjebbnechfmrddb6vafsu4

Using Multi-Sensory and Multi-Dimensional Immersive Virtual Reality in Participatory Planning

Mahbubur Meenar, Jennifer Kitson
2020 Urban Science  
Our study finds that the level of participation, memory recalls of scenarios, and emotional responses to design proposals are higher with multi-sensory and multi-dimensional IVR simulations than with standard  ...  We also discuss the limitations of IVR technology to assist urban planning practitioners in evaluating its potential in their own participatory planning efforts.  ...  We humbly acknowledge our partners Rowan University Virtual Reality Center and the Borough of Glassboro, NJ, for their support and involvement in this project.  ... 
doi:10.3390/urbansci4030034 fatcat:tuldw6eplvdp7jqsszeanvyisu

A Survey on Mobile Crowdsensing Systems: Challenges, Solutions and Opportunities

Andrea Capponi, Claudio Fiandrino, Burak Kantarci, Luca Foschini, Dzmitry Kliazovich, Pascal Bouvry
2019 IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials  
Mobile crowdsensing (MCS) has gained significant attention in recent years and has become an appealing paradigm for urban sensing.  ...  Despite the growing interest in the research community, MCS solutions need a deeper investigation and categorization on many aspects that span from sensing and communication to system management and data  ...  Multimedia data can be crowdsensed in a participatory manner, such as images for price comparison [133] or audio signals for noise analysis [123] ) [58] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/comst.2019.2914030 fatcat:psvt24nrjbcldpixw6b7stzm3a

Developing a GIS-Based Visual-Acoustic 3D Simulation for Wind Farm Assessment

Madeleine Manyoky, Ulrike Wissen Hayek, Kurt Heutschi, Reto Pieren, Adrienne Grêt-Regamey
2014 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
For valuing landscape perception, the visual sense is the dominant human sensory component. However, the visual sense provides only partial information about our environment.  ...  We demonstrate how to utilize a game engine for 3D visualization of wind parks, using geodata as a modeling basis.  ...  Acknowledgments The work presented was carried out in the scope of the interdisciplinary project -VisAsim-Visual-Acoustic Simulation for landscape impact assessment for wind farms‖ (2011-2014) funded by  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi3010029 fatcat:2bvodky4w5hyzfvfvd6n4n5wei

Developing a GIS-Based Visual-Acoustic 3D Simulation for Wind Farm Assessment [chapter]

Madeleine Manyoky, Ulrike Hayek, Kurt Heutschi, Reto Pieren, Adrienne Grkt-Regamey
2015 Wind Resources and Future Energy Security  
For valuing landscape perception, the visual sense is the dominant human sensory component. However, the visual sense provides only partial information about our environment.  ...  We demonstrate how to utilize a game engine for 3D visualization of wind parks, using geodata as a modeling basis.  ...  Acknowledgments The work presented was carried out in the scope of the interdisciplinary project -VisAsim-Visual-Acoustic Simulation for landscape impact assessment for wind farms‖ (2011-2014) funded by  ... 
doi:10.1201/b18529-6 fatcat:wrgbvau4jvhhdbk3n3kinq5hla
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