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IEEE Xplore Digital Library logo — The IEEE Xplore Innovation Spotlight features articles on cutting-edge topics handpicked from the IEEE Xplore digital library of over 4 million technical documents. Research found in IEEE Xplore solves critical industry issues, keeps technology professionals at top organizations up to date, and helps develop the technologies of tomorrow.
 

Improving Structural Health through Autonomous Robots

Oct 18, 2017
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Devices & Systems

With commercial-off-the-shelf components, researchers developed an autonomous robot to inspect the structural health of high-risk infrastructure.

Authentication Fit for Wearables: Using Behavioral Biometrics for Increased Privacy

Oct 04, 2017
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Devices & Systems

Through behavioral biometrics, a wearable glasses continuous authentication system can improve privacy protection by detecting imposters through voice and touch.

Using Wearables to Assess Emotional Reactions through Biometric Signals

Sep 26, 2017
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Devices & Systems

Scientists can now detect different emotional reactions in a user through wearables, which in the future could be used to predict their mental state.

Perfect Posture: Smart Fabric to the Rescue

Sep 12, 2017
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Devices & Systems

With a PID controller and Adaptive Resonance Theory, researchers created a smart fabric that provides a user with improved posture ergonomics.

Social Media Posts and Sentiment Analysis: The Next Step in Mental Health Intervention

Sep 05, 2017
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Communications

With sentiment analysis, a natural language processing tool, researchers could provide valuable insight into the mental health of patients through their social media activity.

REINVENT: Leveraging Virtual Reality and Neurofeedback to Help With Motor Rehabilitation

Aug 16, 2017
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Bioengineering

Virtual reality, neurofeedback and a brain computer interface can now be combined to foster stroke rehabilitation for patients suffering from motor loss.

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Saving on the Edge: Efficiently Allocating Energy in Mobile Edge Computing for Augmented Reality Applications

Aug 08, 2017
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Devices & Systems

Mobile battery drain is an evident issue for consumers when using augmented reality applications, so researchers improved the efficiency of mobile edge computing to improve the battery life of phones using augmented reality applications.

Hacking Back: To Do or Not To Do?

Jul 27, 2017
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Communications

A review of cyber security literature helps shed light on the ethicality of hacking back, or counter-attacks, in a world of the Internet.

A Better Autonomous Underwater Vehicle? It’s all in the Rotation

Jul 10, 2017
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Devices & Systems

Researchers developed a 3D approach that utilizes rotational and artificial potential fields for underwater mapping with autonomous underwater vehicles.