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A Software and Hardware System for the Autonomous Control and Navigation of a Trained Canine
This dissertation demonstrates the autonomous command and navigation of a trained canine to multiple waypoints. A system is described consisting of a canine that can be guided autonomously to a number of waypoints by an ...
Classifying Speakers Using Voice Biometrics In a Multimodal World
The following dissertation document is a research study conducted to determine whether a classi cation for a person is obtainable by using the person's voice. The intent of this work was to investigate a collection of ...
Synergy MAC: A Cooperative MAC Protocol
Since the advent of IEEE's 802.11 standard, Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN) have gained widespread acceptance in providing broadband wireless access to portable devices. The performance of any WLAN depends largely on ...
Query-Localized Route Repair Mechanism for Ad-hoc On-demand Distance Vector Routing Algorithm
Ad-hoc networking is a concept in computer communications, which allows applications to communicate with each other by forming a temporary network, without any form of centralized administration. With the increasing ...
The Potential Benefits of Multi-modal Social Interaction on the Web for Senior Users
As the population of senior adults is growing rapidly, there is a high demand for social resources to support them. The Internet has become a key factor in today’s society for improving lifestyle, from entertainment to ...