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Andreas Roos, Vasilis Kostakis, Christos Giotitsas
2016 tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique  
This special issue investigates how we can begin to understand this problem, and how we can hope to balance the perils and promises of ICTs in order to make way for a just and sustainable paradigm.  ...  What are we—as scholars, activists and citizens—to make of ICTs that seem to emerge from an economic and social system based upon ecological destruction and social oppression, while at the same time engaging  ...  Acknowledgement: The authors would like to thank the tripleC editors, two anonymous reviewers, and Sy Adler for insightful comments on an earlier version of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.31269/triplec.v14i1.746 fatcat:mpnzo4loxbgyvdartoyglguzhm

From Here to Eternity: Environmental Law and Future Generations

Daniel A. Farber
2002 Social Science Research Network  
Professor Farber then considers several other factors that can affect this model, such as the perpetuation value of environmental resources and the use of hyperbolic discounting, where the discount rate  ...  Professor Farber concludes that some form of discounting is appropriate, given that society cannot allocate finite resources equally over an infinite number of future time periods.  ...  our grandchildren would find a worthwhile exchange for the benefits of greenhouse gas reduction.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.314464 fatcat:swzko33ohbdwnknr2mdxalwueq

Your ad here: the cool sell of guerrilla marketing

2013 ChoiceReviews  
By studying the practice of guerrilla marketing -the umbrella term here for an assortment of product placement, outdoor alternative-ambient, word-of-mouth, and consumer-generated approaches -we can better  ...  By studying the practice of guerrilla marketing -the umbrella term here for an assortment of product placement, outdoor alternative-ambient, word-of-mouth, and consumer-generated approaches -we can better  ...  , it all points back to Converse, where you can get the download… So, yeah, there's a fine line and we push back very hard on the clients when they don't get it and we're not here to create a jingle.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.51-0376 fatcat:ubulvivuavgbdkbt2qvdusoff4

Here Be Dragons: Mapping an Ethnography of Global Danger

Ruben Andersson
2016 Current Anthropology  
Much the same can be said for other forms of engagement, from aid work to diplomacy and peacekeeping. Yet here is the rub.  ...  While the overall argument is intriguing, I wonder whether the circularity that it implies misses the most fundamental challenges of a world where getting killed, kidnapped, arrested, mangled, or mauled  ... 
doi:10.1086/689211 fatcat:rmjcupmtqbh4zktguhq2hynp7m

Experiment and Codes to Support Safety Assessments for Sodium Fast Reactors (KASOLA, SOLTEC and KARIFA)

Wolfgang Hering, Joachim Fuchs, Alexandru Onea, Sara Perez-Martin, Thomas Schaub
2021 Journal of Nuclear Engineering and Radiation Science  
The experimental liquid metal (LM) loops hosted within the Karlsruhe Sodium laboratory (KASOLA) com-prise a set of facilities to study Liquid Metal (LM) flows for various types of energy applications ranging  ...  The outcome is used for validation and develop-ment allowing application not only on component but also on system scale.  ...  Here only a broad overview is given, a detailed description of each section can be found in [30].  ... 
doi:10.1115/1.4052642 fatcat:bpmj55ibnfevtaawpkcorimqra

WSN Clustering Based on EECI (Energy Efficient Clustering using Interconnection) Method

Here we propose a method for sampling sensor and CHC for selecting the cluster head to balance the energy and improvise the energy efficiency.  ...  Moreover It has been observed that the clustering algorithm utilizes the two main technique first is selection of cluster head and cycling it periodically in order to distribute the energy among the clusters  ...  the various existing systems that helps in designing the proposed methodology.  ... 
doi:10.35940/ijitee.l3799.119119 fatcat:ea2kma2mgrdbdckskvyzludqme

Methodology, Algorithms, and Emerging Tool for Automated Design of Intelligent Integrated Multi-Sensor Systems

Kuncup Iswandy, Andreas König
2009 Algorithms  
In this research work, this challenge is picked up and a methodology and algorithms for automated design of intelligent integrated and resource-aware multi-sensor systems employing multi-objective evolutionary  ...  The emergence of novel sensing elements, computing nodes, wireless communication and integration technology provides unprecedented possibilities for the design and application of intelligent systems.  ...  In applications of gas sensor systems, the operating temperature of semiconductor gas sensors is an example of sensor parameter.  ... 
doi:10.3390/a2041368 fatcat:ybr4sqllvnegxdexdv5wdjncna

A scalable design of experiments framework for optimal sensor placement

Jing Yu, Victor M. Zavala, Mihai Anitescu
2018 Journal of Process Control  
We present a scalable design of an experiments framework for sensor placement in the context of state estimation of natural gas networks.  ...  For A-optimal design, the solution is close to the uniform distribution, but for the total flow variance the pattern is noticeably different.  ...  Zavala acknowledges funding from the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and from the industrial members of the TWCCC consortium.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jprocont.2017.03.011 fatcat:d7n6l7bnuveutkaajvpfvgkymi

Towards a Complexity Model for Design and Analysis of PGAS-Based Algorithms [chapter]

Mohamed Bakhouya, Jaafar Gaber, Tarek El-Ghazawi
2007 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The experimental results shed further light on the impact of data distributions on locality and performance and confirm the accuracy of the complexity model as a useful tool for the design and analysis  ...  Therefore, the interest in complexity design and analysis of PGAS algorithms is growing and a complexity model to capture implicit communication and fine-grain programming style is required.  ...  × B Data Distribution: A , B, and C are distributed in round-robin using four cases //Loop through rows of A with affinity (e.g., i) For i ← 1 and affinity = i to N parallel Do For j ← 1 to N Do // Loop  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-75444-2_63 fatcat:vjijb5ktrngfvl5vbbv77kuuci

Comparison Analysis of EPMS and TABU/PSO EPMS Routing Protocol in WSN

Sannia, Varsha
2019 International journal of advanced networking and applications  
But hybrid approach of TABU and PSO is a promising one. The integration of TS to PSO allows algorithm to sustain the population diversity and avoiding directing to misguiding local optima.  ...  Routing in wireless sensor network is a key challenge. The appropriate routing is done in wsn by using swarm intelligence approach.  ...  I. INTRODUCTION A wireless device network with an outsized quantity of tiny device nodes may be utilized as an efficient tool for gathering knowledge in numerous circumstances.  ... 
doi:10.35444/ijana.2019.11013 fatcat:ovmunqfop5dzbgrrdihxgd66gq

Dimensioning the heterogeneous multicluster architecture via parallelism analysis and evolutionary computing

Falko Guderian, Rainer Schaffer, Gerhard Fettweis
2012 2012 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation  
This paper shows principles and optimization of multicluster dimensioning aiming at an appropriate distribution of applications onto clusters containing different types of processing elements.  ...  In the near future, embedded systems containing hundreds of processing elements running multiple concurrent applications will become a reality.  ...  The first constraint is regarding a unique assignment of an application, that is, an application i can be executed only on one cluster k: C k=1 b ik = 1 ∀i ∈ N (2) A PE reuse amongst applications is enabled  ... 
doi:10.1109/cec.2012.6256116 dblp:conf/cec/GuderianSF12a fatcat:vrlmec633zdudb7kehjy4xq67a

Reconfigurable LUT: A Double Edged Sword for Security-Critical Applications [chapter]

Debapriya Basu Roy, Shivam Bhasin, Sylvain Guilley, Jean-Luc Danger, Debdeep Mukhopadhyay, Xuan Thuy Ngo, Zakaria Najm
2015 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
There are many scenarios like pattern matching where this feature has been shown to enhance the performance of the system. In this paper, we study RLUT in the context of secure applications.  ...  The exploitation are studied from a perspective of a designer (e.g. designing countermeasures) as well as a hacker (inserting hardware Trojans).  ...  Moreover, generating Sboxes in runtime is an attractive design choice for the designer employing ciphers with secret Sboxes.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-24126-5_15 fatcat:awqhy7awlbaufdt5pydiqcljum

Lattice-Based Scheduling for Multi-FPGA Systems

Teng Yu, Bo Feng, Mark Stillwell, Liucheng Guo, Yuchun Ma, John Thomson
2018 2018 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT)  
We present a novel approach for dynamically scheduling tasks on networked multi-FPGA systems which maintains high performance, even in the presence of irregular tasks.  ...  Accelerators are becoming increasingly prevalent in distributed computation.  ...  Function 11 (F11) is a well-known benchmark [13] to test the performance of Genetic algorithm (GA). A detailed parallel GA kernel design on FPGA can refer to [14] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/fpt.2018.00063 dblp:conf/fpt/YuFSGMT18 fatcat:zqzktchmlncx3fmhsswhjowgku

Redundancy allocation problem with a mixed strategy for a system with k-out-of-n subsystems and time-dependent failure rates based on Weibull distribution: An optimization via simulation approach

Pedram Pourkarim Guilani, Parham Azimi, Mani Sharifi, Maghsoud Amiri
2018 Scientia Iranica. International Journal of Science and Technology  
Reliability improvement for electronics and mechanical systems is vital for engineers in order to design of these systems.  ...  In this paper, we have worked on a RAP for a system under k-out-of-n subsystems with time-dependent components failure rates based on Weibull distribution.  ...  Also, a numerical illustration was presented to demonstrate the application of the proposed methodology.  ... 
doi:10.24200/sci.2018.20152 fatcat:344ynhwbpnh65dwqyr64dxb3ta

Stochastic technique for solutions of nonlinear fin equation arising in thermal equilibrium model

Iftikhar Ahmad, Hina Qureshi, Muhammad Bilal, Muhammad Usman
2019 Thermal Science  
Moreover, the effectiveness of the designed model is validated through a complete statistical analysis.  ...  technique (AST), interior point technique (IPT), pattern search (PS), genetic algorithm (GA) and a hybrid approach of PS-IPT, GA-AST, GA-IPT and GA-SQP with different selections of weights.  ...  The accuracy, convergence of the designed unsupervised ANN model for heat transfer temperature distribution fin system can be intensified by the use of regenerate competency of intelligent technique based  ... 
doi:10.2298/tsci180221057a fatcat:g6aew4n5cbhmhdgn25ubas5roe
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