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Exploring Interactive Information Radiators – A Longitudinal Real-World Case Study

Florian Ott, Michael Koch
2019 Mensch & Computer  
We present a longitudinal case study of implementing inter-active information radiators in practice.  ...  The insights from the case study include the importance of including users in finding relevant information, and of presenting this information in an attractive way.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank our project partners at GTG for allowing us to follow the project and for sharing some of their experiences and insights with us during our interviews.  ... 
doi:10.18420/muc2019-ws-565 dblp:conf/mc/Ott019 fatcat:6o5nd64bnba3za7a6i4bzes2p4

Geographic Information Technologies and Personal Privacy

Marc P. Armstrong, Amy J. Ruggles
2005 Cartographica  
Other geospatial technologies can be used to track movements and to recover individuallevel information from maps.  ...  Remote sensing technologies can be used to observe, or infer, the locations of individuals from space, from remotely piloted aircraft, and from fixed terrestrial observation points.  ...  Acknowledgements This publication was made possible, in part, through a Cooperative Agreement between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Association of Schools of Public Health  ... 
doi:10.3138/ru65-81r3-0w75-8v21 fatcat:euwmeieutvdtzemb4tsvebmklu

THE 12TH CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL RADIATION PROTECTION ASSOCIATION: STRENGTHENING RADIATION PROTECTION WORLDWIDE

Abel J. González
2009 Health Physics  
1 Mr González is senior adviser of the Argentine Nuclear Regulatory Authority and representative at the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation, vice-president of the International  ...  Commission on Radiological Protection and member of the Commission of Safety Standards of the International Atomic Energy Agency.  ...  contexts in air crew radiation protection, space dosimetry methods, and radiological support during space missions. 2.3.6.1.  ... 
doi:10.1097/01.hp.0000348021.31830.54 pmid:19509508 fatcat:ksov5zhbpvgcxo4dmuv4ieos7e

Graphics software for remote terminals and their use in radiation treatment planning

Karl H. Ryden, Carol M. Newton
1971 Proceedings of the November 16-18, 1971, fall joint computer conference on - AFIPS '71 (Fall)  
urban environments, design of coronary-care and obstetrical monitoring systems, and radiation treatment planning.  ...  effects in all is to be vanishingly small.  ...  In order to evaluate performance of the system and to quantitatively measure the effect of changes in the hardware and software, an extensive data collecting facility has been built into the programming  ... 
doi:10.1145/1478873.1479024 dblp:conf/afips/RydenN72 fatcat:dfcfw4etxbft3anfsjcj2wr53y

Where's everybody? Comparing the use of heatmaps to uncover cities' tacit social context in smartphones and pervasive displays

Andreas Komninos, Jeries Besharat, Denzil Ferreira, John Garofalakis, Vassilis Kostakos
2017 Information Technology & Tourism  
on a city's tacit social awareness (e.g., "when is best time and where to go out on a Saturday night?").  ...  Our empirical analysis highlights a change in tourists' foci when exploring the city using HotCity. We identify a transition from "individual [places]" to "good [areas]" and "people [choices]".  ...  Acknowledgements This work is partially funded by the Academy of Finland (Grants 276786-AWARE, 285062-iCYCLE, 286386-CPDSS, 285459-iSCIENCE), and the European Commission (Grants PCIG11-GA-2012-322138,  ... 
doi:10.1007/s40558-017-0092-5 fatcat:tf2mnjrjmreflacup5ofif4s3m

An Overview of Mobile Reading Habits

Somipan R Shimray, Chennupati Keerti, Chennupati K Ramaiah
2015 DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology  
The microwave radiations (MWR) from mobile phones is harmful to all people particularly on children and unborn babies.  ...  Higher level mobile phone use is associated with sleep disturbances and symptoms of depression in men.  ...  Use of hologram and large screen devices will not be too far. In future, technology will authorise to recognise its user and differentiate much more proficiently than contemporary passports do.  ... 
doi:10.14429/djlit.35.5.8901 fatcat:cs2janjsrjafhnlbhywjt2kf5y

Commentary on the Combined Disaster in Japan1

C. Norman Coleman, Robert C. Whitcomb, Charles W. Miller, Michael A. Noska
2012 Radiation Research  
Center/Training Site (REAC/TS) (http://orise.orau.gov/reacts) also provide very useful clinical information and training opportunities.  ...  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Radiations Studies Branch (http://emergency.cdc.gov/radiation/) provides references for professionals and the public The DOE Radiation Emergency Assistance  ...  Useful Marginal -The device can provide useful and relevant data in support of the designated mission or task but with modification to the normal mode of employment.  ... 
doi:10.1667/rrxx40.1 pmid:22103272 pmcid:PMC4558552 fatcat:dretw7dpnzervar5ijyqygu7di

A system design to support outside activities of older adults using smart urban objects

Julian Fietkau, Laura Stojko
2020 European Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work  
We discuss a conceptual description of an activity support system: the system aggregates user profile data with information about the urban space to suggest possible activities, the elderly user chooses  ...  Finally, we discuss our approach regarding challenges such as user autonomy, privacy and real-world deployments, which need to be considered in future implementation and evaluation phases of the system  ...  Acknowledgments This work has been supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany, under grant 16SV7443. We thank all project partners for their commitment.  ... 
doi:10.18420/ecscw2020_ep07 dblp:conf/ecscw/FietkauS20 fatcat:4mzkg26jwbf73k2qeemeq2vk2a

Spatial Search Techniques for Mobile 3D Queries in Sensor Web Environments

Junjun Yin, James Carswell
2013 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
serves to heighten situation awareness on constrained commercial off-the-shelf devices by providing visibility space searching as a mobile web service.  ...  It filters information using -Hidden Query Removal‖ functionality that intelligently refines the search space by calculating the geometry of a three dimensional visibility shape (Vista space) at a user's  ...  The authors gratefully acknowledge this support.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi2010135 fatcat:pry2z4pahvbvdplzp2tlvxwi2i

Sensing Technologies for Crowd Management,Adaptation, and Information Dissemination inPublic Transportation Systems: A Review [article]

Donatella Darsena, Giacinto Gelli, Ivan Iudice, Francesco Verde
2022 arXiv   pre-print
already in use by major PT companies operating in urban areas.  ...  to: (i) monitor and predict crowding events; (ii) implement crowd-aware policies for real-time and adaptive operation control in intelligent transportation systems (ITSs); (iii) inform in real-time the  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The authors would like to thank the IEEE ComSoc/VTS Italian Chapter for supporting this work, by awarding the first prize to the SALUTARY (Safe and Reliable Public Transportation System)  ... 
arXiv:2009.12619v4 fatcat:fzst7hbunfgz7ajhrgkywdakjq

Experiential Design of Shared Information Spaces [chapter]

John A. Waterworth, Andreas Lund, David Modjeska
2003 Computer Supported Cooperative Work  
And because of this virtue, it naturally supports social navigation of information spaces.  ...  The World Wide Web (Web) is by far the most popular shared information space around, and an increasingly popular approach to the representation of information on the Web is to use 3D rendering techniques  ...  in Singapore, itself a highly "wired" city aiming to deal largely in information in the future.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-1-4471-0035-5_6 fatcat:nzsaszwhzfdgzh7gqnp5oa3ina

Neuroscience informs design, now what? Towards an awe-inspiring spatial design

Wendi Yan
2019 Conscious Cities Anthology  
Since 2006, our firm and network of specialists have worked to shape the outcome of large-scale planning and design projects around the world.  ...  , in order to elevate conversations and help clients break new ground in thinking creatively about environmental opportunities.  ...  A Visual Connection with Nature is a view to elements of nature, living systems and natural processes. Prospect is an unimpeded view over a distance for surveillance and planning.  ... 
doi:10.33797/cca19.01.19 fatcat:4qp6s26yvzfa3lbn5arstktea4

How our homes impact our health: using a COVID-19 informed approach to examine urban apartment housing

Terri Peters, Anna Halleran
2020 Archnet-IJAR  
to inform and promote healthy and restorative living environments for residents in apartment housing.  ...  must prioritize (1) window placement and views that support stress recovery and restoration; (2) lighting levels based on spaces that can satisfy multiple uses and users; (3) bedrooms designed for restful  ...  While most urban apartment buildings have a lack of outdoor green spaces; sunrooms and balcony spaces for urban farming may be used to facilitate nature experiences (Nielsen, 2020) .  ... 
doi:10.1108/arch-08-2020-0159 fatcat:juu2cnri2jcuhpu66szrnmhwce

Applications for mini VTOL UAV for law enforcement

Douglas W. Murphy, James Cycon, Edward M. Carapezza, David B. Law
1999 Sensors, C3I, Information, and Training Technologies for Law Enforcement  
It then discusses operational feasibility and briefly reviews demonstrations of surveillance and sensor placement operations in military urban terrain scenarios performed by the Space and Naval Warfare  ...  This platform size is small enough to be carried in available police vehicles, e.g., cars or pickup trucks yet large enough to provide reasonable levels of performance.  ...  Small VTOL UAVs can be used in urban environments and open ground environments to perform visual surveillance, gather sensor data to detect and locate specific signatures and deliver packages.  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.336986 fatcat:ryafeohrz5aw3aajvdwb7lif7q

A Pattern Language of Firefighting Frontline Practice to Inform the Design of Ubiquitous Computing [chapter]

Sebastian Denef
2012 Communications in Computer and Information Science  
They wanted to understand 'the social life of small urban spaces', as Whyte phrased it.  ...  In the first phase of ubiquitous computing (Weiser 1992) , mobile devices may range from small tag-like devices to large displays that support daily tasks of human life (Weiser 1991) .  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-31479-7_52 fatcat:l3wwubseurbcpk5ky23kn6gffm
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