Computer Science

A Diffserv Transport Network to Bring 3G Access to Villages in the Amazon Forest

A DIFFSERV TRANSPORT NETWORK TO BRING 3G ACCESS TO VILLAGES IN THE AMAZON FOREST

Author Javier Simó-Reigadas, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.

Since their conception, IP networks have been generally used under the best-effort paradigm. Then, several QoS-aware IP network architectures were proposed in the last two decades by the IETF and other actor +

Development of a Model to Design Wind-Photovoltaic Stand-alone Electrification Projects in Isolated Communities

Author: Dr. Bruno Domenech, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya 

Electrification systems based on the use of renewable energies can provide much needed electricity to isolated communities, particularly those living in poverty in rural areas. Designs that combine wind and photovoltaic (PV) technologies as well as individual systems and microgrid +

Improving Health Conditions with ICTs

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Improving Health Conditions with ICTs is based on work by ONGAWA. http://www.ongawa.org/en/

 

Radio Communications Systems in Rural Environments

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Authors: Celia Fernández Aller, Technical University of Madrid & Rafael Miñano Rubio, Technical University of Madrid.

The ethical and social issues are included in engineering degree programs of many universities. In the present globalized world, the impacts of the engineering profession are growing in imp +