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Advances and Emergence in Participatory Sensing on Mobile Social Media Analytics

It has become ever emerging when the analytics of mobile Participatory Sensing face the big data era. Several challenges have been raised, for instance, how to design a suitable cloud/distributed architecture, how to carry out online computing efficiently, and how to handle the scalability issue. When being applied to big data applications, lots of the existing tools and systems for mobile Participatory Sensing analytics would become questionable. On the other hand, the big data itself has provided unique opportunity to accomplish the above tasks. This special issue will investigate all these aspects of participatory sensing.

Edited by: Zheng Xu, Yunhuai Liu, Zhisheng Huang and Yingxu Wang

  1. Research

    A hybrid model of sentimental entity recognition on mobile social media

    With new forms of media such as Twitter becoming increasingly popular, the Internet is now the main conduit of individual and interpersonal messages. A considerable amount of people express their personal opin...

    Zhibo Wang, Xiaohui Cui, Lu Gao, Qi Yin, Lei Ke and Shurong Zhang

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:253

    Published on: 24 October 2016

  2. Research

    Location privacy protection algorithm for mobile networks

    Mobile users often post nearest neighbor queries based on their current location. Usually, the mobile terminal (user) sends a request to query an untrusted location server, including the position information o...

    Kun Gao, Yiwei Zhu, Songjie Gong and Hengsong Tan

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:205

    Published on: 5 September 2016

  3. Research

    A security fault-tolerant routing for multi-layer non-uniform clustered WSNs

    Wireless sensor networks have been studied extensively for their broad range of applications, especially in an environment with no infrastructure. And the nodes failures, link errors, and malicious node attack...

    Zhengwang Ye, Tao Wen, Zhenyu Liu, Xiaoying Song and Chongguo Fu

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:192

    Published on: 23 August 2016

  4. Research

    Monitoring fatigue cracks of a metal structure using an eddy current sensor

    The present paper investigates monitoring of fatigue cracks of a metal structure using an eddy current micro sensor. Fatigue cracks tend to occur at bolt-jointed structures on an aircraft. In order to detect t...

    Shengbo Jiao, Li Cheng, Xiaowei Li, Peiyuan Li and Hua Ding

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:188

    Published on: 18 August 2016

  5. Research

    An integrated testing system for IPv6 and DNSSEC

    IPv6 protocol, which should replace the actual IPv4 protocol, brings many new possibilities and improvements considering simplicity, routing speed, quality of service, and security. In comparison to IPv4, IPv6...

    Hung-Chang Chang

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:174

    Published on: 27 July 2016

  6. Research

    Influence of node mobility on virus spreading behaviors in multi-hop network

    Multi-hop network has received growing attention recently with the widely use of wireless network communication technology. At the same time, the security of multi-hop network is facing more serve challenges. ...

    Peng Li, Siyu Liu, Jiyu Jin and Zhisen Wang

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:172

    Published on: 22 July 2016

  7. Research

    Sentiment processing of social media information from both wireless and wired network

    Recent years, information spreading under the environment of wireless communication has attracted increasing interest. Microblog platform on mobile terminals, as one product of wireless communication, facilita...

    Xinzhi Wang, Hui Zhang, Shengcheng Yuan, Jiayue Wang and Yang Zhou

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:164

    Published on: 11 July 2016

  8. Research

    Linear system construction of multilateration based on error propagation estimation

    Iterative localization algorithms are critical part in the control of mobile autonomous robots because they feed fundamental position information to the robots. In a harsh unknown environment, the estimation o...

    Yanjun Hu, Lei Zhang, Li Gao, Xiaoping Ma and Enjie Ding

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:154

    Published on: 29 June 2016

  9. Research

    Adaptive coupled synchronization among three coupled chaos systems and its application to secure communications

    In this paper, the adaptive synchronization method of three coupled identical chaos systems is proposed. New generic criteria of global chaos synchronization and strict theoretical proofs are given. The unidir...

    Jiangang Zhang, Li Zhang, Xinlei An, Hongwei Luo and Kutorzi Edwin Yao

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:134

    Published on: 17 May 2016

  10. Research

    Ensemble-based multi-filter feature selection method for DDoS detection in cloud computing

    Widespread adoption of cloud computing has increased the attractiveness of such services to cybercriminals. Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks targeting the cloud’s bandwidth, services and resources ...

    Opeyemi Osanaiye, Haibin Cai, Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo, Ali Dehghantanha, Zheng Xu and Mqhele Dlodlo

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:130

    Published on: 10 May 2016

  11. Research

    RF low power subsampling architecture for wireless communication applications

    With the increasing demands of wireless communication, flexible, complex, and diversified wireless communication applications are required. However, the difficulty of enabling new wireless communication applic...

    Fanzhen Meng, Hong Liu, Mingliang Wang, Xiaolin Zhang and Tong Tian

    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2016 2016:121

    Published on: 4 May 2016