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Context-Aware Sensors [chapter]

Eiman Elnahrawy, Badri Nath
2004 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
It enables the sensors to locally predict their current readings based on their own past readings and the current readings of their neighbors. In this paper, we introduce context-aware sensors.  ...  Wireless sensor networks typically consist of a large number of sensor nodes embedded in a physical space.  ...  In other words, sensors are aware of their context (the neighborhood and history).  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-24606-0_6 fatcat:iydo5snklrb5jjhpyi6p5wwkgi

Toward Sensor-Based Context Aware Systems

Yoshitaka Sakurai, Kouhei Takada, Marco Anisetti, Valerio Bellandi, Paolo Ceravolo, Ernesto Damiani, Setsuo Tsuruta
2012 Sensors  
This paper proposes a methodology for sensor data interpretation that can combine sensor outputs with contexts represented as sets of annotated business rules.  ...  We use sensor outputs to identify the proper context of operation of a system and trigger decision-making based on context information.  ...  Introduction Context-aware systems have the ability of adapting their behavior to their current operational context.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s120100632 pmid:22368489 pmcid:PMC3279233 fatcat:6hjyp53335au7ndzdxf7fq3s6e

Autonomic Context-Aware Wireless Sensor Networks

Nídia G. S. Campos, Danielo G. Gomes, Flávia C. Delicato, Augusto J. V. Neto, Luci Pirmez, José Neuman de Souza
2015 Journal of Sensors  
Since these tasks usually run in a single centralized context server (e.g., sink node), the massive volume of data generated by the wireless sensors can lead to a huge information overload in such server  ...  We have evaluated DAIM in a real sensor network taking into account other inference machines.  ...  Thus, DAIM grants WSN the context-awareness.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2015/621326 fatcat:ihebvctlfrazrbynxth5vueabi

Context-aware management for sensor networks

Frieder Ganz, Payam Barnaghi, Francois Carrez, Klaus Moessner
2011 Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Communication System Software and Middleware - COMSWARE '11  
In this paper, we describe a middleware architecture that uses context information of sensors to supply a plug-and-play gateway and resource management framework for heterogeneous sensor networks.  ...  Based on the context information such as battery status, routing information, location and radio signal strength the gateway will configure and maintain the sensor network.  ...  CONTEXT-AWARENESS IN SENSOR NETWORKS The sensor node context is the information which is not related to the real sensing operation and information.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2016551.2016557 dblp:conf/comsware/GanzBCM11 fatcat:yvuseqtiojb5lko6tzlffl5pd4

Context-aware applications using personal sensors

Julien Subercaze, Pierre Maret, Ngoc Minh Dang, Ken Sasaki
2007 Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Body Area Networks BodyNets  
Context-aware applications require the development of convenient frameworks. Effective mobility requires that mobile applications can integrate new sensors or new types of information.  ...  We describe in this article an agent-based framework supporting sensors' data fusion and context-aware information exchanges. An ontology-based representation of data is used.  ...  Exchanges are done using Virtual Knowledge Communities (VKC); Sensor-based Context Agent We consider that a context-aware application is a complex decision maker.  ... 
doi:10.4108/bodynets.2007.189 dblp:conf/bodynets/SubercazeMDS07 fatcat:xsxaslkasjc3vdxayvj6bkomu4

Context-Aware Patient Monitoring through Sensor Streams

Pieter Bonte, Filip De Turck, Femke Ongenae
2018 International Semantic Web Conference  
In this demonstrator, we present a cascading reasoning platform that is able to combine the volatile sensor streams that monitor the patient with expressive reasoning to enable complex decision making,  ...  To capture the data streams, we utilize the DYAMAND sensor gateway [3] that allows plugins to interact with sensors and actuators.  ...  The captured sensor readings are directly mapped to the SSN ontology [2] in one of these plugins, allowing the sensor gateway to stream out semantic annotated data.  ... 
dblp:conf/semweb/BonteTO18 fatcat:u76uniz6fbcvdkk3g3rrqbg7z4

Ubiquitous Context-Awareness and Wireless Sensor Networks

Hwa-Young Jeong, Yang Xiao, Yuh-Shyan Chen, Xiaohong Peng
2014 International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks  
And they present an example that context-aware sensor grid framework should be composed of three layers, sensor network layer, grid computing layer, and context-aware application  ...  Aqeelur-Rehman et al. [9] review importance of context awareness in sensor network and ubiquitous computing.  ...  And they present an example that context-aware sensor grid framework should be composed of three layers, sensor network layer, grid computing layer, and context-aware application layer. Soldatos et al  ... 
doi:10.1155/2014/614023 fatcat:ixd77jlkqvgxvfanc7gaqvt3s4

Towards a context-aware Wireless Sensor Networks

Zineb Aarab, Asmae El Ghazi, Rajaa Saidi, Moulay Driss Rahmani
2018 International Journal of Engineering & Technology  
In this sense, we propose a context-aware WSN architecture and WSN metamodel to ease the work for developers in this field.  ...  Integrating context-awareness can improve MWSN applications results. In this paper, some research issues and challenges involved in the design of WSNs are presented.  ...  In this paper we propose a model for Context-Aware WSNs, which shows how the context awareness is employed in WSN.  ... 
doi:10.14419/ijet.v7i3.15667 fatcat:u7wx7um6gjgcxdon5r3m4aorw4

Context-aware disclosure of health sensor data

Jatinder Singh, Pedro Brandao, Jean Bacon
2010 Proceedings of the 4th International ICST Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare  
This paper illustrates how a data control middleware can regulate sensor data flows, controlling the information disclosed in accordance with circumstance.  ...  However, it is also important to control access to live data streams, such as those from sensor devices--especially as healthcare becomes increasingly pervasive.  ...  IC introduces the following types of context-aware policy rules into brokers to control event dissemination: • Request Authorisation Rules: Authorise the establish ment of event channels, through which  ... 
doi:10.4108/icst.pervasivehealth2010.8788 dblp:conf/ph/SinghBB10 fatcat:rfl6ythq2zg25nt6z5bxidljaa

Bayesian approach to sensor-based context awareness

Panu Korpip��, Miika Koskinen, Johannes Peltola, Satu-Marja M�kel�, Tapio Sepp�nen
2003 Personal and Ubiquitous Computing  
The usability of a mobile device and services can be enhanced by context awareness.  ...  Naive Bayes framework is feasible for context recognition.  ...  Despite the recent increasing research interest in context awareness, the direct utilisation of sensor-based context recognition to gain truly useful applications is still difficult with the current technology  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00779-003-0237-8 fatcat:f4zn6kvlzba6vkzbxjmgvga4tm

Localization Context-Aware Models for Wireless Sensor Network [chapter]

Nour Zaarour, Nadir Hakem, Nahi Kandil
2022 Emerging Trends in Wireless Sensor Networks [Working Title]  
However, location context is a fundamental feature necessary to provide a context-aware framework to information gathered from sensors in many services such as intrusion detection, surveillance, geographic  ...  Worse still, when sensors are deployed in an indoor environment, GPS serves no purpose.  ...  Emerging Trends in Wireless Sensor Networks Localization Context-Aware Models for Wireless Sensor Network DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.103893 Emerging Trends in Wireless Sensor Networks  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.103893 fatcat:by463vjy7fhdhauy4abrvuplke

Context-Aware Local Optimization of Sensor Network Deployment

Meysam Argany, Mir Mostafavi, Christian Gagné
2015 Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks  
Then, a conceptual framework for local context-aware sensor network deployment optimization method is introduced and related algorithms are presented in detail.  ...  First, we investigate the implication of contextual information in sensor networks.  ...  Context and Context-Awareness for Sensor Networks Deployment In order to develop a context aware method for sensor network deployment we need to consider the implications of the context and context awareness  ... 
doi:10.3390/jsan4030160 fatcat:iis7zhkh25drpgqibt7om7kwwm

Context-Aware Sensor Uncertainty Estimation for Autonomous Vehicles

Mohammed Alharbi, Hassan A. Karimi
2021 Vehicles  
Sensor uncertainty is predominantly linked to sensor specifications, and because sensor behaviors change dynamically, the machine learning approach is not suitable for learning them.  ...  Sensor uncertainty significantly affects the performance of autonomous vehicles (AVs).  ...  Context-aware sensor uncertainty estimation approach. (a) Pretraining process. The EKFs process a few data points that are used for estimating sensor uncertainty and establishing the BNN model.  ... 
doi:10.3390/vehicles3040042 fatcat:ubf22qaybncgffedwnpto2x5ym

Energy-Efficient and Context-Aware Smartphone Sensor Employment

Ozgur Yurur, Chi Harold Liu, Charith Perera, Min Chen, Xue Liu, Wilfrido Moreno
2015 IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology  
Energy-efficient and context-aware smartphone sensor employment. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 64 (9) , pp.  ...  Index Terms-Context-aware framework, human activity recognition (HAR), optimal sensing, power efficiency.  ...  context-aware application.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tvt.2014.2364619 fatcat:glb25k7pefhkbpnvjxx2xrsvu4

Context Aware Resource Allocation in Distributed Sensor Networks

Lokesh B Bhajantri
2012 International Journal of Wireless & Mobile Networks  
Context awareness is one of the methods to improve resource utilization in Distributed Sensor Networks (DSN's).  ...  The results obtained from our experiment shows advantages of context aware system.  ...  Context-aware system provides countless opportunities. The work given in [11] discusses the Context-aware Distributed Sensor Network (DSN) for dementia patients.  ... 
doi:10.5121/ijwmn.2012.4203 fatcat:yzbri4n4lnd3zlxm53yhopwo7a
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