IT Revolutions

Third International ICST Conference, Córdoba, Spain, March 23-25, 2011, Revised Selected Papers

  • Matías Liñán Reyes
  • José M. Flores Arias
  • Juan J. González de la Rosa
  • Josef Langer
  • Francisco J. Bellido Outeiriño
  • Antonio Moreno-Munñoz
Conference proceedings IT Revolutions 2011

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-32304-1

Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 82)

Table of contents (20 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Track 1: eGreeen Energy

    1. HOS-Based Virtual Instrument for Power Quality Assessment
      Jose Ma Sierra-Fernández, Juan José González de la Rosa, José Carlos Palomares-Salas, Agustín Agüera-Pérez, Daniel Ayora-Sedeño, Antonio Moreno-Muñoz
      Pages 1-9
    2. Intelligent Techniques for Identification of Zones with Similar Wind Patterns
      José Carlos Palomares-Salas, Agustín Agüera-Pérez, Juan José González de la Rosa
      Pages 10-21
    3. Power Quality Analysis Using Higher-Order Statistical Estimators: Characterization of Electrical Sags and Swells
      Juan José González de la Rosa, Agustín Agüera pérez, José Carlos Palomares-Salas, José María Sierra Fernández, José Gabriel Ramiro Leo, Daniel Ayora Sedeño et al.
      Pages 22-29
    4. Virtual Instrumentation Applied to Electromagnetic Compatibility Testing
      Francisco Domingo Pérez, José María Flores Arias, Antonio Moreno Muñoz, Víctor Pallares López, Aurora Gil de Castro, Isabel María Moreno-García et al.
      Pages 30-38
  3. Track 2: Smart Buildings

    1. Towards a Normalized Reference System in Building Construction Planning for Automated Quantitative Assessment and Optimization of Energy and Cost Efficiency
      Gerald Zwettler, Paul Track, Florian Waschaurek, Richard Woschitz, Elmar Hagmann, Stefan Hinterholzer
      Pages 39-57
    2. Evaluation of a New Proposal for Efficient Multicast Transmission in HomePlug AV Based In-Home Networks
      P. J. Piñero-Escuer, J. Malgosa-Sanahuja, P. Manzanares-Lopez, J. P. Muñoz-Gea
      Pages 58-70
    3. Routing Protocols for 6LoWPAN
      Matthias Felsche, Alexander Huhn, Horst Schwetlick
      Pages 71-83
    4. Upgrading of Traditional Electric Meter into Wireless Electric Meter Using ZigBee Technology
      Berhanu Regassa, Ana Verónica Medina, Isabel M. Gómez, Octavio Rivera, José A. Gómez
      Pages 84-94
  4. Health and Ambient Assisted Living

    1. RFID Multi-target Tracking Using the Probability Hypothesis Density Algorithm for a Health Care Application
      Jiandan Chen, Iyeyinka Damilola Olayanju, Olabode Paul Ojelabi, Wlodek Kulesza
      Pages 95-105
    2. A Standard-Based Body Sensor Network System Proposal
      Enrique Dorronzoro, Ana Verónica Medina, Isabel Gómez, José Antonio Gómez, Manuel Merino Monge
      Pages 106-115
  5. Smart Environments and User Experience

    1. Support for Visually Impaired through Mobile and NFC Technology
      Pilar Castro Garrido, Irene Luque Ruiz, Miguel Ángel Gómez-Nieto
      Pages 116-126
    2. Indoor Position System Based on BitCloud Stack for Ambient Living and Smart Buildings
      Ana Verónica Medina, Isabel Ma Gómez, Manuel Romera, José Antonio Gómez, Enrique Dorrozoro
      Pages 127-136
  6. Grid and Cloud Computing

    1. Many-Core Processor Bioinformatics and Next-Generation Sequencing
      Francisco J. Esteban, David Díaz, Pilar Hernández, Juan Antonio Caballero, Gabriel Dorado, Sergio Gálvez
      Pages 172-188
  7. eLearning

    1. simARQ, An Automatic Repeat Request Simulator for Teaching Purposes
      Carlos García-García, Juan Gómez-Luna, Ezequiel Herruzo Gomez, José Ignacio Benavides Benitez
      Pages 202-211
    2. A Process for Solving Ill-Structured Problem Supported by Ontology and Software Tools
      Adriana da Silva Jacinto, José Maria Parente de Oliveira
      Pages 212-226
    3. Learning Science in an Intuitive and Fun Way Using Multi-touch Technology
      Rui (Irene) Chen, Yohans Bastian
      Pages 227-236

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 3 rd International ICST Conference on IT Revolutions, held in Cordoba, Spain in March 2011. The 20 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. They are grouped in topical sections on eGreen energy, smart buildings, health and ambient assisted living, smart environments and user experience, grid and cloud computing, eLearning.


ambient intelligence e-health e-learning human-computer interaction smart grids

Editors and affiliations

  • Matías Liñán Reyes
    • 1
  • José M. Flores Arias
    • 1
  • Juan J. González de la Rosa
    • 2
  • Josef Langer
    • 3
  • Francisco J. Bellido Outeiriño
    • 1
  • Antonio Moreno-Munñoz
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidad de CórdobaSpain
  2. 2.University of CádizSpain
  3. 3.Fachhochschule HagenbergAustria

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-32303-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-32304-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X