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Smart Business for Smart Users: A Social Agenda for Developing Smart Grids [chapter]

G. P. J. Verbong, N. Verkade, B. Verhees, J. C. C. M. Huijben, J. I. Höffken
2016 Smart Grids from a Global Perspective  
Due to the increasing number of options technology offers, the future smart energy system will differ radically from the current one, re-sulting in large uncertainty on almost all dimensions of a future  ...  A new local energy system will emerge, consisting of a smart meter, ICT, display, a home energy management system and several smart appliances (or home automation).  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-28077-6_3 fatcat:bvyuo5o3u5btpk7nbyhh7hpopi

DeLi2P - A User Centric, Scalable Demand Side Management Strategy for Smart Grids

Syed Muhammad Ali, Mohammad Naveed, Fahad Javed, Naveed Arshad, Jahangir Ikram
2015 Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems  
In essence we provide to the consumer a deadline centric interface. The deadlines solutions are generally not scalable.  ...  But instead of solving this problem as a scheduling for deadline problem we transform it to a priority based mechanism which is scalable but for the user interface and acceptability is not ideal.  ...  Coupling DSM with the future smart grids technologies therefore is being seen as the major resource for the future smart grids [15] .  ... 
doi:10.5220/0005437301480156 dblp:conf/smartgreens/AliNJAI15 fatcat:eo5g65fjirditakrgx65cixueq

The easy ADL home: A physical-virtual approach to domestic living

Dipak Surie, Thomas Pederson, Lars-Erik Janlert
2010 Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments  
The easy ADL home is designed based on a wearable personal server that runs a personal ADL support middleware and a set of computationally augmented everyday objects within the easy ADL home.  ...  In this paper, we present such an approach and use it for designing a smart home intended to support Activities of Daily Living (ADL).  ...  The easy ADL home The easy ADL home 1 is a smart home that is built based on the physical-virtual design perspective discussed in Section 3.  ... 
doi:10.3233/ais-2010-0074 fatcat:wpbstjikvffr5lmm33dea7mmje

Scripting, control, and privacy in domestic smart grid technologies: Insights from a Danish pilot study

Meiken Hansen, Bettina Hauge
2017 Energy Research & Social Science  
Smart grid research in Denmark has increasingly turned its focus on aggregator trading flexibility achieved by remotely controlling appliances, studying the technologies involved rather than the control  ...  The design of the remote control appears to have promoted a preference for 'passive consumers' within a smart grid.  ...  One example of a goal is to change the timing of the charging of an EV to periods when electricity is generated from wind.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.erss.2017.01.005 fatcat:mucke7epwbhvbhebxqpde7lec4

Program Book

2020 2020 5th International Conference on Universal Village (UV)  
UV2020 will extensively exemplify a desired future society pursuing human-nature harmony through wise application of advanced technologies.  ...  Eastern Standard Time Abstract: Smart Home, as an indispensable part of future family life, is a core concept in Universal Village.  ...  Additional Instructions on using Microsoft Teams for First-time Users  ... 
doi:10.1109/uv50937.2020.9426196 fatcat:bikzcbilgbfp5jzssihjmswpua

Cross-Layer Energy Optimization for IoT Environments: Technical Advances and Opportunities

Kirshna Kumar, Sushil Kumar, Omprakash Kaiwartya, Yue Cao, Jaime Lloret, Nauman Aslam
2017 Energies  
A taxonomy is presented for the classification of related literature on energy efficient techniques in IoT environments.  ...  Following the taxonomy, a critical review of literature is performed focusing on major functional models, strengths and weaknesses.  ...  The paper is read, and quality improvement suggested by Y.C., J.L., and N.A. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en10122073 fatcat:664tljhlzbbkzpbpc4ubzd7mcq

On the Gap between Domestic Robotic Applications and Computational Intelligence

Junpei Zhong, Chaofan Ling, Angelo Cangelosi, Ahmad Lotfi, Xiaofeng Liu
2021 Electronics  
Crucial to the success of domestic robots is their ability to understand and carry out designated tasks from human users via natural and intuitive human-like interactions, because ordinary users usually  ...  the state-of-the-art research on multi-modal human–machine interaction from various domains, including natural language processing and multi-modal dialogue systems.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare.  ... 
doi:10.3390/electronics10070793 fatcat:5fwhh2qjpncnhdz7u4mqwathp4

Smartness and thinking infrastructure: an exploration of a city becoming smart

Tomas Träskman
2022 Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management  
PurposeThe paper explores the emergence of smart city governance with a particular focus on the cognitive value of the new technologies and the different accountabilities emerging in the digital infrastructures  ...  The contribution of this paper is that it examines what happens when smartness is understood as a thinking infrastructure.  ...  This fresh perspective is provided by examining the cognitive value of technology.  ... 
doi:10.1108/jpbafm-12-2020-0200 fatcat:6u6v5ohtbjfw5louncpyddnot4

The Lure and Limits of Smart Cars: Visual Analysis of Gender and Diversity in Car Branding

Hilda Rømer Christensen, Louise Anker Nexø, Stine Pedersen, Michala Hvidt Breengaard
2022 Sustainability  
Yet, a rather one-sided presentation of a professional business-woman is depicted as a replication of the businessman.  ...  Methods: Guided by theoretical notions of gender scripts and discourse analysis, this article addresses how perspectives of smart technology, gender, and class are carved out and handled in YouTube videos  ...  of the home, domesticity, and care work.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14116906 fatcat:vo4njhwt45e3dopyqvowun6xty

Building a Super Smart Nation: Scenario Analysis and Framework of Essential Stakeholders, Characteristics, Pillars, and Challenges

Murali Krishna Penmetsa, Sebastian Juan Bruque Camara
2022 Sustainability  
Accordingly, we identify the challenges and corresponding solutions that act as pillars for a framework to build a super smart nation.  ...  These novel insights have valuable practical and theoretical implications for guiding policymakers, industry leaders, and researchers in building a super smart nation.  ...  Acknowledgments: We would like to thank the experts for their participation in and contribution to this study. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14052757 fatcat:6sk3zjwkqng4npghqhvryoj2wa

Critical interventions into the corporate smart city

Robert G. Hollands
2014 Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society  
A second form of intervention concerns considering smartness from different perspectives emanating from small-scale and fledgling examples of participatory and citizen-based types of smart initiatives.  ...  The article seeks to make a two-fold critical intervention into the dominance of this corporate smart city model.  ...  2 For the Zeitgeist Movement, see their website mission statement at http://www.thezeitgeistmovement. com/mission-statement, while a 'live' description of the related (but now separate) Venus Project by  ... 
doi:10.1093/cjres/rsu011 fatcat:hu6nvgs2kza6jblf7kelru5sje

eFRIEND: an ethical framework for intelligent environments development

Simon Jones, Sukhvinder Hara, Juan Carlos Augusto
2014 Ethics and Information Technology  
The validity of the framework is demonstrated by its integration into an actual project.  ...  A literature review shows that these approaches are disconnected from each other, and that they are making little impact on real systems being built.  ...  The potential loss of social interaction and human contact is also raised by Sharkey and Sharkey in relation to domestic use of robotic assistive technologies to support the elderly (2012).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10676-014-9358-1 fatcat:epwjiopdsrcyrj373ghbqykkda

INTEGRATING SMART GRID SOLUTIONS WITHIN EVERYDAY LIFE [article]

Freja Friis
2016 Ph.d.-serien for Det Teknisk-Naturvidenskabelige Fakultet, Aalborg Universitet  
Acknowledgements This article is based on research carried out in the Integrating Households in the Smart Grid (IHSMAG) project funded by the ERA-Net 2 nd Smart Grid Joint Call.  ...  Acknowledgement This work is a part of the 'IHSMAG' project, which contributes to develop integrative smart grid solutions that take the technical and social context of households into account.  ...  Generally, this 'smart' vision is based on a one-dimensional model, whereby technological re-balancing of the grid occurs through smart technological equipment.  ... 
doi:10.5278/vbn.phd.engsci.00115 fatcat:uzfdhd4pdfcarm2ffs6y7vuehu

Drone Vision

Daniel Greene
2015 Surveillance & Society  
Global War on Terror (GWOT).  ...  the broader technological and political network of which drones are the most immediate manifestation.  ...  Acknowledgments Many thanks to Paul Jaeger for his guidance with early research, and to Jason Farman and Daniel Joseph for their feedback on later drafts.  ... 
doi:10.24908/ss.v13i2.5346 fatcat:aac2jjz6lbgpxos3evdjbnz7wu

Architecting and Designing Sustainable Smart City Services in a Living Lab Environment

Md Alam, Jari Porras
2018 Technologies  
Citizens or, in a wider perspective, the inhabitants of the city are the key stakeholders in the case of smart services in a city.  ...  In terms of sustainability, cities become smart when they provide smart services to the inhabitants using information and communication technologies without threatening the future of the environment, economy  ...  Later, the research shifted its course to a new perspective and was carried out by the authors. Special thanks are given to Annika Wolff and Shola for their valuable input to this research.  ... 
doi:10.3390/technologies6040099 fatcat:yr2lnkstrzhihns6zqzvg7xlxe
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