Author Archives: Eng Hui Hui

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Library

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: Advanced RFID systems, security, and applications
Author: Karmakar, Nemai Chandra
Call number: TK6570.I34A244
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Synopsis:
Advanced RFID Systems, Security, and Applications features a comprehensive collection of research provided by leading experts in both academia and industries. This leading reference source provides state-of-the- art development on RFID and its contents will be of the upmost use to students and researchers at all levels as well as technologists, planners, and policy makers. RFID technology is progressing into a new phase of development. [As taken from Amazon]

Book Talk – The Asian Cinema Experience

You’re invited to the ‘The Asian Cinema Experience’, a book talk by Professor Stephen Teo on Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013!

The newly published book explores the range and dynamism of contemporary Asian cinemas, covering East Asian (China, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan), Southeast Asia (Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia), South Asia (Bollywood) and West Asia (Iran), in order to discover what is common about them and to engender a theory or concept of ‘Asian Cinema’.

Register for the talk here.

Come by Asian Communication Resource Centre (ACRC) between 28 Jan – 9 Feb 2013 to explore our Asian Cinema book and video display too!

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: Mobile services industries, technologies, and applications in the global economy
Author: Lee, In
Call number: TK5103.2.W455
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Synopsis:
The 18 papers in this collection examine competition and dynamics within the mobile service industries, technologies and standards for new mobile services, and the state-of-the art in mobile applications. The contributors discuss whether the diffusion of mobile service is an evolutionary process, the relationship between fixed wire and mobile broadband, the smartphone market in China, runtime discovery of web services in mobile environments, and HTML 5. The application chapters describe recommendation systems for online articles, location-based social networks, near-field communication adoption factors, and RFID systems for delivering healthcare. [As taken from Syndetics]

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: Linear and nonlinear video and TV applications : using IPv6 and IPv6 multicast
Author: Minoli, Daniel
Call number: TK5105.887.M666n
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Synopsis:
This comprehensive guide explores these evolving directions in the TV/video services industry, including worldwide deployment of IPv6, IPTV services, web-produced video content, and the plethora of different screens available, from TV to iPad. It offers practical suggestions as to how these technologies can be implemented in service provider networks to support cost-effective delivery of entertainment, and how new revenue-generating services can be brought to market. [As taken from Amazon]

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: The essential guide to telecommunications
Author: Dodd, Annabel Z.
Call number: TK5101.D639 2012
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Synopsis:
The Essential Guide to Telecommunications, 5/e is the non-technical guide to today’s fast changing telecommunications industry. Long-time consultant Annabel Z. Dodd reflects every important new trend and emerging technology, from cloud services to social networks, mobile video to telepresence. This edition reveals how the telecom market has evolved from a low-margin ‘commodity’ business to a higher-margin customer-oriented services business targeting key verticals from finance to healthcare. [As taken from Syndetics]