• Article  

      Building energy-aware smart homes using web technologies 

      Kamilaris, Andreas; Pitsillides, Andreas; Yiallouros, M. (2013)
      New technological advancements allow the Internet to penetrate in embedded computing. IPv6 envisions to merge the physical and the digital world, through the Internet. The Web of Things interconnects the expanding ecosystem ...
    • Doctoral Thesis  Open Access

      Distributed monitoring and control for smart buildings : a model-based fault diagnosis and accommodation framework 

      Papadopoulos, Panayiotis M. (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Πολυτεχνική Σχολή / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Engineering, 2020-05)
      ‘Eξυπνα κτίρια ονομάζονται τα κτίρια τα οποία είναι ενισχυμένα με προηγμένους αλγόριθμους που μπορούν να λαμβάνουν αποφάσεις και μέτρα για τη βελτίωση της ενεργειακής απόδοσης και τη διατήρηση των εσωτερικών άνετων συνθηκών ...
    • Conference Object  

      Lessons learned from online social networking of physical things 

      Kamilaris, Andreas; Papadiomidous, D.; Pitsillides, Andreas (2011)
      Social networking is a core part of the global online experience. The Web 2.0 has been transformed into a social Web, extending the social capabilities of users. A big challenge for the Web is to become ubiquitous, blended ...
    • Article  

      Mobile computing with MPEG-21 

      Angelides, Marios C.; Sofokleous, Anastasis A.; Schizas, Christos N. (2005)
      In the field of multimedia content provision, many researchers investigate numerous techniques for adapting the content based on device, network, environment and user characteristics. In this paper, we present an MPEG-21 ...
    • Article  

      A pluggable and reconfigurable architecture for a context-aware enabling middleware system 

      Paspallis, Nearchos; Rouvoy, R.; Barone, P.; Papadopoulos, George Angelos; Eliassen, F.; Mamelli, Alessandro (2008)
      Context awareness is a core feature of modern mobile and ubiquitous computing systems. Although it has not reached its full potential yet, one can already observe significant activity in the area of software engineering ...
    • Article  

      Survey in smart grid and smart home security: Issues, challenges and countermeasures 

      Komninos, N.; Philippou, E.; Pitsillides, Andreas (2014)
      The electricity industry is now at the verge of a new era - an era that promises, through the evolution of the existing electrical grids to smart grids, more efficient and effective power management, better reliability, ...
    • Doctoral Thesis  Open Access

      System partitioning for improved event diagnosis and accommodation 

      Kyriacou, Alexis K. (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Πολυτεχνική Σχολή / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Engineering, 2020-05)
      Τις τελευταίες δεκαετίες, οι τεχνολογικές εξελίξεις στους αισθητήρες, την υπολογιστική ισχύ και τα συστήματα ελέγχου, έχουν παρακινήσει την ανάπτυξη μεθοδολογιών διάγνωσης και ελέγχου για μεγάλα πολύπλοκα συστήματα. Οι ...
    • Conference Object  

      Towards interoperable and sustainable smart homes 

      Kamilaris, Andreas; Pitsillides, Andreas (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      In an idealized vision of a fully integrated smart home, all the operations of a house can be efficiently controlled by a unified smart ubiquitous application. However, we are far from realizing this scenario. A main barrier ...
    • Conference Object  

      Using request queues for enhancing the performance of operations in smart homes 

      Kamilaris, Andreas; Pitsillides, Andreas (2012)
      Modern houses and buildings are being equipped with embedded wireless sensors and actuators, offering advanced automation possibilities. Embedded technology is becoming mature, forming an enticing option for real-life ...