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The design of a CCTV system for use in a hazardous atmosphere

Thesis
Gordon, C. The design of a CCTV system for use in a hazardous atmosphere. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/6693
The aim of the project was to develop a new Pan, Tilt and Zoom (PTZ) camera station that could be used in the petrochemical industry. The petrochemical industry presents a num...

Performance analysis of the HARQ dynamic decode-and-forward protocol.

Thesis
Maagh, S. Performance analysis of the HARQ dynamic decode-and-forward protocol. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/8849
The explosive growth of data trafficc in wireless communication systems comes together with the urgent need to minimize its environmental and financial impact. Therefore, the ...

Towards scalable collective communication for multicomputer interconnection networks

Journal Article
Al-Dubai, A., Ould-Khaoua, M., El-Zayyat, K., Ababneh, I., & Al-Dobai, S. (2004)
Towards scalable collective communication for multicomputer interconnection networks. Information Sciences, 163(4), 293-306. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ins.2003.06.014
A considerable number of broadcast algorithms have been proposed for the mesh over the past decade. Nonetheless, most of these algorithms do not exhibit good scalability prope...

IP mobile multicast: Challenges and solutions

Journal Article
Romdhani, I., Kellil, M., Lach, H., Bouabdallah, A., & Bettahar, H. (2003)
IP mobile multicast: Challenges and solutions. Communications Surveys and Tutorials, IEEE Communications Society, 6(1), (18-41). doi:10.1109/comst.2004.5342232. ISSN 1553-877X
This article outlines the challenges of IP multicast over Mobile IP. Then it provides a comprehensive overview of existing multicast solutions to handle mobile sources and rec...

Analysis of an agent-based metric-driven for ad-hoc, on-demand routing.

Journal Article
Buchanan, W. J., Migas, N., Sinclair, G., & McArtney, K. (2006)
Analysis of an agent-based metric-driven for ad-hoc, on-demand routing. Ad hoc networks, 4(2), 146-167. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adhoc.2004.04.009
Ad-hoc networks could bring many benefits over traditional, fixed networks. Unfortunately, they have many difficulties, including the selection of the optimal route, the avail...

A Simulation Study of Scalable Broadcast in High-Performance Regular Networks

Journal Article
Al-Dubai, A. Y., Ould-Khaoua, M., & Obaidat, M. S. (2004)
A Simulation Study of Scalable Broadcast in High-Performance Regular Networks. SIMULATION, 80(4-5), 207-220. https://doi.org/10.1177/0037549704044325
Broadcast is an important communication operation required by many real-world applications encountered in parallel, cluster, and grid computing environments. Broadcasting on r...

A remote marriage: The theory and practice of being apart and staying together.

Book
Wigan, M. (2007)
A remote marriage: The theory and practice of being apart and staying together. In S. Holland (Ed.), Remote relationships in a small world, 277-284. Peter Land
Small children, a time consuming job, and remote living are not conducive to a happy life. Why does one choose to do it? If one has to, how can one arrange one's life to make ...

Review of interactive television pilot: initial report

Report
Smith, C. F., & Webster, W. (2004)
Review of interactive television pilot: initial report
The Scottish Executive launched a six month pilot of interactive Digital Television ( iDTV) in September 2004, in collaboration with five partner organisations - Dumfries and ...

Travel plans: do they work?

Journal Article
Rye, T. (2002)
Travel plans: do they work?. Transport Policy, 9, 287-298. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0967-070X%2802%2900004-5
This paper reviews the evidence that travel plans have their intended effect, which is to reduce the number of employees commuting alone by car to their place of work. It firs...

Menu sonification in a mobile phone – A prototype study.

Conference Proceeding
Helle, S., LePlâtre, G., Marila, J. & Laine, P. (2001)
Menu sonification in a mobile phone – A prototype study. ISBN 9512255219 for a CD
We have studied the effect and acceptance of a sonified menu structure in a mobile phone. In this experiment, mobile phones with a special software were given to test users fo...