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      Developing an effective social presence system for older adults: The Connected Vitality Network 

      Achilleos, Achilleas P.; Mettouris, Christos; Papadopoulos, George Angelos; Neureiter, K.; Rappold, C.; Moser, C.; Tscheligi, M.; Vajda, L.; Tóth, András L.; Hanak, P.; Jimenez, O.; Smit, R. (2013)
      Communication over distance via the use of communication technologies aims to offer and enable contact for older adults, who are typically restricted in terms of mobility and tend to suffer from loneliness due to the lack ...
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      Energy conservation through social competitions in blocks of flats 

      Kamilaris, Andreas; Kitromilides, G.; Pitsillides, Andreas (2012)
      Buildings are responsible for a large fraction of the world's total electrical consumption. Energy awareness of residents, by means of timely electrical consumption feedback through smart metering, aims to reduce the waste ...
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      A European perspective of e-government presence - Where do we stand? The EU-10 case 

      Germanakos, Panagiotis; Christodoulou, Eleni; Samaras, George S. (2007)
      It is widely perceived that the nature of ICT is changing and so is the scale of the resulting economic and societal impact around Europe. Continued and accelerating technological progress, market changes arising from ...
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      HARPA: Tackling physically induced performance variability 

      Zompakis, Nikolaos; Noltsis, Michail; Ndreu, L.; Hadjilambrou, Zacharias; Englezakis, Panayiotis; Nikolaou, Panagiota; Portero, Antoni; Libutti, S.; Massari, Giuseppe; Sassi, F.; Bacchini, A.; Nicopoulos, Chrysostomos A.; Sazeides, Yiannakis; Vavrik, R.; Golasowski, M.; Sevcik, J.; Vondrak, V.; Catthoor, F.; Fornaciari, W.; Soudris, Dimitrios J. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2017)
      Continuously increasing application demands on both High Performance Computing (HPC) and Embedded Systems (ES) are driving the IC manufacturing industry on an everlasting scaling of devices in silicon. Nevertheless, ...
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      How to compare the performance of two SMT microarchitectures 

      Sazeides, Yiannakis; Juan, T. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2001)
      In this paper we discuss methods and metrics for comparing the performance of two simultaneous multithreading microarchitectures. We identify conditions under which the instructions-per-cycle metric may be misleading for ...
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      IHIP: Towards a user centric Individual Human Interaction Proof framework 

      Fidas, Christos A.; Hussmann, H.; Belk, Marios; Samaras, George S. (Association for Computing Machinery, 2015)
      A Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart (CAPTCHA) is a widely used Human Interaction Proof mechanism to protect on-line services against automated software agents. Nowadays, there is a ...
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      The impact of network structure on the stability of greedy protocols 

      Koukopoulos, D.; Mavronicolas, Marios; Nikoletseas, Sotiris E.; Spirakis, Paul G. (2003)
      A packet-switching network is stable if the number of packets in the network remains bounded at all times. A very natural question that arises in the context of stability and instability properties of such networks is how ...
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      Internet computing: Using reputation to select workers from a pool 

      Christoforou, Evgenia; Fernández Anta, Antonio; Georgiou, Chryssis; Mosteiro, Miguel A. (2016)
      The assignment and execution of tasks over the Internet is an inexpensive solution in contrast with supercomputers. We consider an Internet-based Master-Worker task computing approach, such as SETI@home. A master process ...
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      Notes on sorting and counting networks 

      Hardavellas, N.; Karakos, D.; Mavronicolas, Marios (1993)
      Implementing counting networks on shared-memory multiprocessor machines often incurs a performance penalty proportional to the depth of the networks and the extent to which concurrent processors access the same memory ...
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      On the development strategy of an architecture for E-health service robots 

      Santos, L.; Dias, J.; Christophorou, C.; Christodoulou, Eleni; Samaras, George S. (IADIS, 2014)
      This paper presents a service robot architecture based on the principles of a Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), whose modularity design maximizes the benefits of multidisciplinary contributions from researchers of ...
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      Rejection of unknown periodic disturbances for continuous-time MIMO systems with dynamic uncertainties 

      Jafari, S.; Ioannou, Petros A. (2016)
      Rejection of unknown periodic disturbances in multi-channel systems has several industrial applications that include aerospace, consumer electronics, and many other industries. This paper presents a design and analysis of ...