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Evolution for the sustainability of Internetware.

Conference Proceeding
Fang, D., Liu, X., Liu, L., & Yang, H. (2012)
Evolution for the sustainability of Internetware. In Proceedings of Internetware'12https://doi.org/10.1145/2430475.2430492
Along with the green attentions and efforts on energy efficiency of computer hardware and embedded systems, software relevant sustainability issues are becoming increasingly f...

Reverse engineering through formal abstraction.

Presentation / Conference
Liu, X. (1998, January)
Reverse engineering through formal abstraction. Paper presented at Post-graduate Conference, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
No abstract available.

A refinement calculus for the development of real-time systems.

Conference Proceeding
Chen, Z., Cau, A., Zedan, H., Liu, X., & Yang, H. (1998)
A refinement calculus for the development of real-time systems. In 5th Asia Pacific Software Engineering Conference, APSEC '98, 61. https://doi.org/10.1109/APSEC.1998.733588
We present a calculus which can transfer specifications to objects for the development of real-time systems. The object model is based on a practical OO development technique—...

A Sustainable Service-Oriented B2C Framework for Small Businesses

Conference Proceeding
Liu, X., & Ye, H. (2008)
A Sustainable Service-Oriented B2C Framework for Small Businesses. In J. Lee, D. Liang, & Y. C. Cheng (Eds.), The Fourth IEEE International Symposium on Service-Oriented System Engineering, 281-286. https://doi.org/10.1109/sose.2008.14
Electronic commerce is fast expanding all over the world. Currently most B2C (business to customer) electronic commerce focuses on retailing and other online services, such as...

CANDEL: Product Line Based Dynamic Context Management for Pervasive Applications

Conference Proceeding
Jaroucheh, Z., Liu, X., & Smith, S. (2010)
CANDEL: Product Line Based Dynamic Context Management for Pervasive Applications. In CICIS'10 Proceedings, (209-216). https://doi.org/10.1109/cisis.2010.21
In a pervasive environment, it is essential for computing applications to be context-aware. However, one of the major challenges is the establishment of a generic and dynamic ...

A Cognitive-IoE Approach to Ambient-intelligent Smart Home

Conference Proceeding
Jamnal, G., & Liu, X. (2017)
A Cognitive-IoE Approach to Ambient-intelligent Smart Home. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Internet of Things, Big Data and Security, (302-308). https://doi.org/10.5220/0006304103020308
In today’s world, we are living in busy metropolitan cities and want our homes to be ambient intelligent enough towards our cognitive requirements for assisted living in smart...

An Optimized Speculative Execution Strategy Based on Local Data Prediction in a Heterogeneous Hadoop Environment

Conference Proceeding
Liu, X., & Liu, Q. (2017)
An Optimized Speculative Execution Strategy Based on Local Data Prediction in a Heterogeneous Hadoop Environment. In Proceedings of 2017 IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) and IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (EUC), (128-131). https://doi.org/10.1109/cse-euc.2017.208
Hadoop is a famous distributed computing framework that is applied to process large-scale data. "Straggling tasks" have a serious impact on Hadoop performance due to imbalance...

Home appliances classification based on multi-feature using ELM

Journal Article
Wu, Z., Liu, Q., Chen, F., Chen, F., Liu, X., & Linge, N. (2018)
Home appliances classification based on multi-feature using ELM. International Journal of Sensor Networks, 28(1), 34. https://doi.org/10.1504/ijsnet.2018.094710
With the development of science and technology, the application in artificial intelligence has been more and more popular, as well as smart home has become a hot topic. And pa...

A product line based aspect-oriented generative unit testing approach to building quality components

Conference Proceeding
Feng, Y., Liu, X., & Kerridge, J. (2007)
A product line based aspect-oriented generative unit testing approach to building quality components. In 31st Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC 2007), 403-408. doi:10.1109/compsac.2007.35
The quality of component-based systems highly depends on how effectively testing is carried out. To achieve the maximal testing effectiveness, this paper presents a product li...

Achieving smooth component integration with generative aspects and component adaptation.

Conference Proceeding
Feng, Y., Liu, X., & Kerridge, J. (2006)
Achieving smooth component integration with generative aspects and component adaptation. In M. Morisio (Ed.), Re-Use of Off-the-shelf Components: 9th International Conference on Software Reuse, 260-272. https://doi.org/10.1007/11763864_19
Due to the availability of components and the diversity of target applications, mismatches between pre-qualified existing components and the particular reuse context in applic...