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Smart Trends in Systems, Security and Sustainability

Proceedings of WS4 2017

  • Discusses future solutions for design infrastructure

  • Presents high-quality research papers in the field of security and systems

  • Provides views and achievements of pioneering researchers, scientists, engineers and students

  • Includes supplementary material:

Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems (LNNS, volume 18)

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Table of contents (31 papers)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx
  2. MITIGATE: A Dynamic Supply Chain Cyber Risk Assessment Methodology

    • Spyridon Papastergiou, Nineta Polemi
    Pages 1-9
  3. Small Polar Codes Concatenating to STBC Applied to MIMO Systems

    • Madiop Diouf, Idy Diop, Ibra Dioum, Birahime Diouf, Sidi Mohamed Farssi, Khaly Tall et al.
    Pages 11-19
  4. Target Tracking in Wireless Sensor Networks Using NS2

    • Umair Shafiq Khan, Nazar A. Saqib, Muazzam A. Khan
    Pages 21-31
  5. Modeling SCADA Attacks

    • Eleni-Maria Kalogeraki, Nineta Polemi, Spyridon Papastergiou, Themis Panayiotopoulos
    Pages 47-55
  6. Automatic Lung Field Segmentation Based on Non Negative Matrix Factorization and Fuzzy Clustering

    • Ganesh Singadkar, Shubham Talbar, Parang Sanghavi, Bhavin Jankharia, Sanjay Talbar
    Pages 57-66
  7. Two Stage Wireless Sensor Node Localization Using Firefly Algorithm

    • Eva Tuba, Milan Tuba, Marko Beko
    Pages 113-120
  8. A Project Metric Model for Assessing ICT Project Success/Failure

    • Ezekiel U. Okike, Ofaletse Mphale
    Pages 131-148
  9. Analysing Distribution of Copyrighted Files by Tracking BitTorrent Network

    • Chintan B. Sidpara, Darshana H. patel, Kunal U. Khimani, Darshan Upadhyay, Avani R. Vasant
    Pages 149-155
  10. Configuration of IRS Tool on Linux OS Using Low Cost Low Power Computer

    • S. R. Kattamuri, V. Kakulapati, N. Muthyala
    Pages 177-188
  11. Intelligent Twitter Spam Detection: A Hybrid Approach

    • Varad Vishwarupe, Mangesh Bedekar, Milind Pande, Anil Hiwale
    Pages 189-197
  12. Use of Learning Style Based Approach in Instructional Delivery

    • Ravindra Vaidya, Manish Joshi
    Pages 199-209
  13. An Intelligent Hardware Calibration Scheme for Real Time VoIP Applications

    • Chinu Singla, Gurjot Kaur, Jasleen Kaur, Nitish Mahajan, Shubhani Aggarwal, Sakshi Kaushal
    Pages 211-219

About this book

The volume deals with sustainability transitions which are transformations of major socio-technical systems of provision and use in areas such as energy, water, mobility, and food, towards more sustainable ways of production and consumption. The book provides insights of World Conference on Smart Trends in Systems, Security and Sustainability (WS4 2017) which is divided into different sections such as Smart IT Infrastructure for Sustainable Society; Smart Management prospective for Sustainable Society; Smart Secure Systems for Next Generation Technologies; Smart Trends for Computational Graphics and Image Modelling; and Smart Trends for Biomedical and Health Informatics. The book volume contains 31 high-quality papers presented at WS4 2017.


  • Smart Trends in Systems
  • Smart Trends in Security
  • Smart Trends in Sustainability
  • Smart Trends in Sustainability
  • Image Modelling
  • Next Generation Technologies
  • Biomedical and Health Informatics
  • WS4 2017
  • WS4

Editors and Affiliations

  • School of Science and Technology, Middlesex University, London, United Kingdom

    Xin-She Yang

  • Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, United Kingdom

    Atulya K. Nagar

  • Sabar Institute of Technology, Gujarat Technological University, Gujarat, India

    Amit Joshi

About the editors

Xin-She Yang obtained his DPhil in Applied Mathematics from the University of Oxford. He then worked at Cambridge University and National Physical Laboratory (UK) as a Senior Research Scientist. Now, he is Reader in Modelling and Optimization at Middlesex University London and Adjunct Professor at Reykjavik University (Iceland). He is also an elected Bye-Fellow at Cambridge University as well as the IEEE CIS Chair for the Task Force on Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management. He is also listed on “2016 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers” list.

Atulya Nagar is the Foundation Chair as Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Liverpool Hope University and the Dean of Faculty of Science. He has also been the Head of Department of Mathematics and Computer Science since December 2007. A mathematician by training, he possesses multi-disciplinary expertise in Nonlinear Mathematics, Natural Computing, Bio-Mathematics and Computational Biology, Operations Research, and Control Systems Engineering. He has an extensive background and experience of working in Universities in the UK and India. He has been an expert reviewer for the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) grants peer-review committees for Bioinformatics Panel; Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for High Performance Computing Panel; and serve on the Peer-Review College of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) as a scientific expert member.

Amit Joshi is a young entrepreneur and researcher who has completed his graduation (B.Tech) in Information Technology and M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering and pursuing his research in the areas of Cloud Computing and Cryptography. He has experience of around 6 years in academic and industry in prestigious organizations of Udaipur and Ahmedabad. He is an active member of ACM, CSI, AMIE, IACSIT-Singapore, IDES, ACEEE, NPA and many other professional societies. He has presented and published more than 30 papers in National and International Journals/Conferences of IEEE and ACM. He has also edited three books on diversified subjects. He has also organized more than 15 National and International Conferences and Workshops. For his contribution towards the society, he has been given Appreciation award by The Institution of Engineers (India), ULC, on the celebration of Engineers, 15 September 2014 and by SIG-WNs Computer Society of India on the Occasion of ACCE – 2012 on 11 February 2012.

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eBook USD 159.00
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  • ISBN: 978-981-10-6916-1
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 209.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)