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  • Haemodynamic performance of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) during recovery from total hip arthroplasty 

    Broderick, Barry J.; Breathnach, Oisin; Condon, Finbarr; Masterson, Eric; Ó Laighin, Gearóid (2013-03-05)
    Background: Patients post total hip arthroplasty (THA) remain at high risk of developing Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) during the recovery period following surgery despite the availability of effective pharmacological and ...
  • Handheld solutions for the retail sector 

    Coughlan, Sean; Breslin, John G. (The Institution of Engineers of Ireland, 2003-11-09)
    [No abstract available]
  • Home network infrastructure for handheld/wearable appliances 

    Corcoran, Peter M.; Bigioi, Petronel; Lupu, loan (IEEE, 2002)
    A server infrastructure allows wireless wearable appliances or portable handsets to access consumer services offered via the server. Services are accessed via a Universal Home Services Interface (UHSI) which is ...
  • Human centred design considerations for connected health devices for the older adult 

    Harte, Richard P.; Glynn, Liam G.; Broderick, Barry J.; Rodriguez-Molinero, Alejandro; Baker, Paul M. A.; McGuiness, Bernadette; O’Sullivan, Leonard; Diaz, Marta; Quinlan, Leo R.; Ó Laighin, Gearóid (MDPI, 2014-06-04)
    Connected health devices are generally designed for unsupervised use, by non-healthcare professionals, facilitating independent control of the individuals own healthcare. Older adults are major users of such devices ...
  • The Innovations and Inventions of Steve Jobs [IP Corner] 

    Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2014-04)
    Much of the world of patents is shrouded in layers of legal mysticism, semantic nuances, and subtle complexities. Those of you who are regular readers of "IP Corner" will know that I often try to explain the principles ...
  • Internet connectivity solutions for digital photography 

    Corcoran, Peter M. (IEEE, 2000)
    The exposure of consumers to the Internet is opening up broad new markets for data-centric services and products. One of these new markets is that of digital photography. A key to growing this emerging ...
  • Internet Enabled Digital Photography 

    Corcoran, Peter M.; Bigioi, Petronel; Steinberg, Eran (IEEE, 1999)
    The principles and concepts of Internet Enabled Digital Photography are outlined. The design and implementation of an interface appliance to connect digital cameras to the Internet is described. In ...
  • The Internet of Things: why now, and what's next? 

    Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2016-01)
    The technology to connect "things" to the Internet has existed for more than 20 years, so if we take a look back at recent history, we might well be tempted to ask the question "Why now" In this article, I address that ...
  • Introducing the IEEE Biometrics Compendium: Insight into the current issue. 

    Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2014-01)
    IEEE biometrics compendium is the first IEEE virtual journal, which is a collection of previously published IEEE papers in specific scientific and technical disciplines paired with value-added commentary from technology ...
  • Investigation of histology region in dielectric measurements of heterogeneous tissues 

    Porter, Emily; O'Halloran, Martin (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-08-17)
    The dielectric properties of tissues are the key parameters in electromagnetic medical technologies. Despite the apparent simplicity of the dielectric measurement process, reported data have been inconsistent for heterogeneous ...
  • Iris authentication in handheld devices - considerations for constraint-free acquisition 

    Corcoran, Peter; Bigioi, Petronel; Thavalengal, Shejin (IEEE, 2015-05)
    As a near ideal biometric, iris authentication is widely used and mobile acquisition techniques are known. But iris acquisition on handheld imaging devices, such as smartphones, poses multiple, unique challenges. In this ...
  • Just another year in the consumer electronics industry? [notes from the editor] 

    Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2016-01-01)
    Welcome to another CES show issue of IEEE Conumer Electronics Magazine. This issue is aligned with the International CES held in Las Vegas, a global meeting for the consumer electronics (CE) industry where you can view the ...
  • Kickstarting Collaboration [Notes from the Editor] 

    Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2014-07)
    [no abstract available]
  • A Lexicon of Patent Jargon [IP Corner] 

    Corcoran, Peter (2014)
    Often when I am doing work related to patents and IP, I find myself talking a different language. It is a strange legal dialect that patent lawyers have developed over many years. Now while its original purpose was ...
  • Managing Resources for Better Behaved Robots 

    Kennelly, Ronan; Morgan, Fearghal; Galvin, Martin (2006)
    This paper presents an architecture based on features of the QNX real-time operating system (RTOS) that translate directly into aspects of a behaviour-based robotic model.Significant research effort has been expended on ...
  • Mapping home-network appliances to TCP/IP sockets using a three-tiered home gateway architecture 

    Corcoran, Peter M. (IEEE, 1998)
    A three-tier gateway architecture for internetworking between home automation networks and a TCP/IP based wide area network, such as the internet, is described. The architecture abstracts the ...
  • A Matter of Timing: Consumer Electronics & Network Time 

    Corcoran, Peter M. (IEEE, 2013-10)
    Network time protocol (NTP) has become widely used across the Internet to synchronize clocks on computers and, more recently, on a wide variety of handheld devices. You are using NTP on a daily basis without even knowing ...
  • Minimum information for dielectric measurements of biological tissues (MINDER): A framework for repeatable and reusable data 

    Porter, Emily; La Gioia, Alessandra; Salahuddin, Saqib; Decker, Stefan; Shahzad, Atif; Elahi, M. Adnan; O'Halloran, Martin; Beyan, Oya (Wiley, 2017-11-13)
    The dielectric properties of biological tissues characterise the interaction of human tissues with electromagnetic (EM) fields. Accurate knowledge of the dielectric properties of tissues are vital in EM‐based therapeutic ...
  • Modeling of the dielectric properties of biological tissues within the histology region 

    Porter, Emily; La Gioia, Alessandra; Santorelli, Adam; O'Halloran, Martin (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-11-27)
    The dielectric properties of biological tissues characterize the interaction of electromagnetic fields with the human body. As such, accurate knowledge of these properties is vital to the design and development of ...
  • Multi-nodal short-term energy forecasting using smart meter data 

    Hayes, Barry P.; Gruber, Jorn K.; Prodanovic, Milan (Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), 2018-06-10)
    This paper deals with the short-term forecasting of electrical energy demands at the local level, incorporating advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), or ‘smart meter’ data. It provides a study of the effects of aggregation ...