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MDM
2010
Springer
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13 years 4 months ago
Towards Adaptive Sensor Data Management for Distributed Fire Evacuation Infrastructure
— We introduce a novel strategy for data processing in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) in the case of emergency fire evacuation with stringent delay constraints. Such networks sh...
Andrii Cherniak, Vladimir Zadorozhny
INTERNET
2002
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13 years 5 months ago
Providing Emergency Services in Internet Telephony
Assisting during emergencies is one of the important functions of the telephone system. Emergency communications has three components: summoning help during emergencies, coordinat...
Henning Schulzrinne, Knarig Arabshian
JMS
2007
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13 years 6 months ago
Closing Emergency Operating Rooms Improves Efficiency
Long waiting times for emergency operations increase a patient’s risk of postoperative complications and morbidity. Reserving Operating Room (OR) capacity is a common technique t...
Gerhard Wullink, Mark van Houdenhoven, Erwin W. Ha...
CSCW
2007
ACM
13 years 6 months ago
Supporting Community Emergency Management Planning through a Geocollaboration Software Architecture
Emergency management is more than just events occurring within an emergency situation. It encompasses a variety of persistent activities such as planning, training, assessment, and...
Wendy A. Schafer, Craig H. Ganoe, John M. Carroll
MATES
2009
Springer
13 years 10 months ago
Framework for Dynamic Life Critical Situations Using Agents
In this paper, we present a framework incorporating a multi-agent system (MAS) that enables aid for international effect-based operation in emergency situations. The outcome is to ...
Jenny Lundberg, Anne Håkansson
HICSS
2006
IEEE
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14 years 8 days ago
e-Government Integration with Web Services and Alerts: A Case Study on an Emergency Route Advisory System in Hong Kong
Quick and efficient response to emergency is important for every city. This depends on the quality of the dispatch of emergency service to the scene and back to hospital or other ...
Cherrie W. W. Ng, Dickson K. W. Chiu
MUE
2008
IEEE
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14 years 19 days ago
ACE: Active Emergence Call Service System for u-Lifecare
This paper establishes ACE system that supports active emergency call service. ACE system is physically composed of E-Device (Emergency Mobile Device) for the handicapped, single ...
Won-Hee Han, Eun-Ha Song, Laurence Tianruo Yang, J...