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An Economic Model-Based Predictive Control to Manage the Users’ Thermal Comfort in a Building [Article]
The goal of maintaining users’ thermal comfort conditions in indoor environments may require complex regulation procedures and a proper energy management. This problem is being widely analyzed, since it has a direct ...
Early forest fire detection by vision-enabled wireless sensor networks [Article]
(CSIRO Publishing, 2012)
Wireless sensor networks constitute a powerful technology particularly suitable for environmental monitoring. With regard to wildfires, they enable low-cost fine-grained surveillance of hazardous locations like wildland-urban ...
Repetitive Control to Improve Users’ Thermal Comfort and Energy Efficiency in Buildings [Article]
The development of control systems to reach and maintain optimal thermal comfort inside buildings is a research topic which has received great attention in the last several years because people’s productivity is linked ...
Limiting Global Warming by Improving Data-Centre Software [Article]
(IEEE Computer Society, 2020)
Carbon emissions, greenhouse gases and pollution in general are usually related to traditional factories, so the most modern computing factories have gone unnoticed for the general-public opinion. We empirically show through ...