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    • Real-Time Eye Gaze Tracking for Gaming Design and Consumer Electronics Systems 

      Corcoran, Peter; Bigioi, Petronel (2012)
      Real time face detection combined with eye-gaze tracking can provide a means of user input into a gaming environment. Game and CE system designers can use facial and eye-gaze information in various ways to enhance UI design ...
    • Real-Time Fingerprint Analysis & Authentication for Embedded Appliances 

      Callaly, Frank; Cucu, Catalin; Cucos, Alex; Leyden, Mark; Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2007-04-10)
      A complete fingerprint analysis system is described. The design and architecture of a loadable device driver for a USB fingerprint sensor is described. Image processing filters to enhance the raw image data and to extract ...
    • Realistic 3D finite element mesh of the adult human pelvis for electrical impedance tomography 

      Dunne, Eoghan; Porter, Emily; McGinley, Brian; O'Halloran, Martin (Zenodo, 2017-06-21)
      The finite element method is a numerical technique used to solve forward models for electrical impedance tomography. To date, realistic finite element models (FEMs) have been created for the head and thorax, but pelvic ...
    • A realistic pelvic phantom for electrical impedance measurement 

      Dunne, Eoghan; McGinley, Brian; O'Halloran, Martin; Porter, Emily (IOP Publishing, 2018-03-15)
      Objective: To design and fabricate an anatomically and conductively accurate phantom for electrical impedance studies of non-invasive bladder volume monitoring. Approach: A modular pelvic phantom was designed and fabricated, ...
    • A remote electronic object emulation system for home bus applications 

      Lusted, Karl; Corcoran, Peter M. (IEEE, 1994)
      The design and implementation of a hardware emulation system for CEBus Objects is described. The emulator is accessed remotely @om a PC-based GUI. It may be easily programmed to combine several CAL Objects ...
    • Repairability Smackdown II: iPhone versus iPhone 

      Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2013-01)
      Following our award-winning article last January [1], I thought it might be time to have another repair "smackdown," courtesy of Kyle Wiens and the iFixit repair gurus. But what could we do that would equal our previous ...
    • Repairability smackdown: how do the latest tablet models stack up? 

      Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2013)
      Tablets are the latest craze in the consumer electronics (CE) world. New models are hitting the shelves every few months, many featuring new screen and speaker technologies and the latest in low-power, high-performance ...
    • Representing and sharing tagging data using the social semantic cloud of tags 

      Kim, Hak-Lae; Breslin, John G.; Deckar, Stefan; Kim, Hong-Gee (IGI Global, 2009-07)
      Social tagging has become an essential element for Web 2.0 and the emerging Semantic Web applications. With the rise of Web 2.0, websites that provide content creation and sharing features have become extremely popular. ...
    • A Review of Face Recognition Techniques for In-Camera Applications 

      Iancu, Claudia; Costache, Gabriel; Corcoran, Peter M. (IEEE, 2007-08-20)
      This paper presents an overview of a number of classical face recognition techniques, including an assessment of their suitability for applications in real-time embedded systems such as digital cameras, and a generalized ...
    • The rôle of information technology in enterprise reengineering. 

      Lyons, Gerard J. (Wiley, 1997)
      Information Technology has often been argued to be central to the development and implementation of redesigned business processes from the first appearance of the term Business Process Reengineering . Yet, the contribution ...
    • A secure and efficient micropayment solution for online gaming 

      Grzonkowski, Slawomir; Corcoran, Peter M. (IEEE, 2009-10-23)
      An innovative micropayment solution is proposed which incorporates both distributed security and social networking features. This has significant potential to impact on both the provision of new services and community ...
    • A secure and efficient micropayment solution for online gaming 

      Grzonkowski, Slawomir; Corcoran, Peter (2009)
      An innovative micropayment solution is proposed which incorporates both distributed security and social networking features. This has significant potential to impact on both the provision of new services and community ...
    • Semantic community portals 

      O’Murchu, Ina; Zhdanova, Anna V.; Breslin, John G. (IGI Global, 2007)
      Many virtual communities have surfaced and come together on the World Wide Web. Web-based community portals serve as a one-stop place for all information needs serving a group of users that have common interests. As ...
    • Semiparallel deep neural network hybrid architecture: first application on depth from monocular camera 

      Bazrafkan, Shabab; Javidnia, Hossein; Lemley, Joseph; Corcoran, Peter (Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2018-08-07)
      Deep neural networks have been applied to a wide range of problems in recent years. Convolutional neural network is applied to the problem of determining the depth from a single camera image (monocular depth). Eight different ...
    • Separating Directional Lighting Variability in Statistical Face Modelling Based on Texture Space Decomposition 

      Ionita, Mircea C.; Bacivarov, Ioana; Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2007-07-04)
      In this paper we propose a simple method for decomposing the linear texture space of a facial appearance model into two linear subspaces, one for inter-individual variability and another for variations caused by directional ...
    • SIOC browser- towards a richer blog browsing experience 

      Bojars, Uldis; Breslin, John G.; Passant, Alexandre (Books on Demand, 2006)
      [No abstract available]
    • Smart augmentation learning an optimal data augmentation strategy 

      Lemley, Joseph; Bazrafkan, Shabab; Corcoran, Peter (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-04-24)
      A recurring problem faced when training neural networks is that there is typically not enough data to maximize the generalization capability of deep neural networks. There are many techniques to address this, including ...
    • Smart cameras: 2D affine models for determining subject facial expressions 

      Bacivarov, Ioana; Corcoran, Peter M.; Ionita, Mircea (IEEE, 2010-07-15)
      In this paper we consider how next generation of smart cameras will move beyond face detection and tracking to develop more useful analysis tools for determining the expressions and emotions of the subjects in images. An ...
    • SMART MOVE - a smartphone-based intervention to promote physical activity in primary care: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial 

      Glynn, Liam G.; Hayes, Patrick S.; Casey, Monica; Glynn, Fergus; Alvarez-Iglesias, Alberto; Newell, John; Ó Laighin, Gearóid; Heaney, David; Murphy, Andrew W. (BioMed Central, 2013-05-29)
      Background: Sedentary lifestyles are now becoming a major concern for governments of developed and developing countries with physical inactivity related to increased all-cause mortality, lower quality of life, and increased ...
    • Smartphones, biometrics, and a brave new world 

      Corcoran, Peter; Costache, Claudia (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016-09-09)
      In this article, we take a somewhat contrarian viewpoint - that biometrics may, in fact, offer solutions to many of today's cyber-security problems that appear with increasing frequency in prime-time news. This outcome ...