Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks

Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks
Author: Sudhir Kumar Sharma,Bharat Bhushan,Narayan C. Debnath
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 334
Release: 2020-10-15
ISBN: 0128232226
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks Book Excerpt:

Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks investigates security breach issues in IoT and sensor networks, exploring various solutions. The book follows a two-fold approach, first focusing on the fundamentals and theory surrounding sensor networks and IoT security. It then explores practical solutions that can be implemented to develop security for these elements, providing case studies to enhance understanding. Machine learning techniques are covered, as well as other security paradigms, such as cloud security and cryptocurrency technologies. The book highlights how these techniques can be applied to identify attacks and vulnerabilities, preserve privacy, and enhance data security. This in-depth reference is ideal for industry professionals dealing with WSN and IoT systems who want to enhance the security of these systems. Additionally, researchers, material developers and technology specialists dealing with the multifarious aspects of data privacy and security enhancement will benefit from the book's comprehensive information. Provides insights into the latest research trends and theory in the field of sensor networks and IoT security Presents machine learning-based solutions for data security enhancement Discusses the challenges to implement various security techniques Informs on how analytics can be used in security and privacy

Security and Privacy Issues in Sensor Networks and IoT

Security and Privacy Issues in Sensor Networks and IoT
Author: Ahlawat, Priyanka,Dave, Mayank
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 323
Release: 2019-10-25
ISBN: 1799803759
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Security and Privacy Issues in Sensor Networks and IoT Book Excerpt:

As technology continues to expand and develop, the internet of things (IoT) is playing a progressive role in the infrastructure of electronics. The increasing amount of IoT devices, however, has led to the emergence of significant privacy and security challenges. Security and Privacy Issues in Sensor Networks and IoT is a collection of innovative research on the methods and applications of protection disputes in the internet of things and other computing structures. While highlighting topics that include cyber defense, digital forensics, and intrusion detection, this book is ideally designed for security analysts, IT specialists, software developers, computer engineers, industry professionals, academicians, students, and researchers seeking current research on defense concerns in cyber physical systems.

Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks

Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks
Author: Sudhir Kumar Sharma,Bharat Bhushan,Narayan C. Debnath
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 334
Release: 2020-10-29
ISBN: 0128212551
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks Book Excerpt:

Security and Privacy Issues in IoT Devices and Sensor Networks investigates security breach issues in IoT and sensor networks, exploring various solutions. The book follows a two-fold approach, first focusing on the fundamentals and theory surrounding sensor networks and IoT security. It then explores practical solutions that can be implemented to develop security for these elements, providing case studies to enhance understanding. Machine learning techniques are covered, as well as other security paradigms, such as cloud security and cryptocurrency technologies. The book highlights how these techniques can be applied to identify attacks and vulnerabilities, preserve privacy, and enhance data security. This in-depth reference is ideal for industry professionals dealing with WSN and IoT systems who want to enhance the security of these systems. Additionally, researchers, material developers and technology specialists dealing with the multifarious aspects of data privacy and security enhancement will benefit from the book's comprehensive information. Provides insights into the latest research trends and theory in the field of sensor networks and IoT security Presents machine learning-based solutions for data security enhancement Discusses the challenges to implement various security techniques Informs on how analytics can be used in security and privacy

Green Internet of Things Sensor Networks

Green Internet of Things Sensor Networks
Author: Adamu Murtala Zungeru,Joseph M. Chuma,Caspar K. Lebekwe,Pendukeni Phalaagae,Jwaone Gaboitaolelwe
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2020-10-14
ISBN: 3030549836
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Green Internet of Things Sensor Networks Book Excerpt:

This book presents methods for advancing green IoT sensor networks and IoT devices. Three main methods presented are: a standalone system to support IoT devices that is informed by the amount of energy the solar array system can produce; a model of securing a building's main power supply against unauthorized use; and security of the IoT devices and their networks. For each, the authors outline the methods, presents security and privacy issues, and their solutions. The work suggests a layered approach to expose security issues and challenges at each layer of the IoT architecture and proposes techniques used to mitigate these challenges. Finally, perspectives are drawn and discussed for future directions in securing IoT sensor networks, covering evolving areas such as artificial intelligence, blockchain technology, sensor Internet of People, context-aware sensing, cloud infrastructure, security and privacy, and the Internet of Everything.

Security and Privacy in Cyber Physical Systems

Security and Privacy in Cyber Physical Systems
Author: Houbing Song,Glenn A. Fink,Sabina Jeschke
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 470
Release: 2017-11-13
ISBN: 111922604X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Security and Privacy in Cyber Physical Systems Book Excerpt:

Written by a team of experts at the forefront of the cyber-physical systems (CPS) revolution, this book provides an in-depth look at security and privacy, two of the most critical challenges facing both the CPS research and development community and ICT professionals. It explores, in depth, the key technical, social, and legal issues at stake, and it provides readers with the information they need to advance research and development in this exciting area. Cyber-physical systems (CPS) are engineered systems that are built from, and depend upon the seamless integration of computational algorithms and physical components. Advances in CPS will enable capability, adaptability, scalability, resiliency, safety, security, and usability far in excess of what today’s simple embedded systems can provide. Just as the Internet revolutionized the way we interact with information, CPS technology has already begun to transform the way people interact with engineered systems. In the years ahead, smart CPS will drive innovation and competition across industry sectors, from agriculture, energy, and transportation, to architecture, healthcare, and manufacturing. A priceless source of practical information and inspiration, Security and Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems: Foundations, Principles and Applications is certain to have a profound impact on ongoing R&D and education at the confluence of security, privacy, and CPS.

Healthcare Systems and Health Informatics

Healthcare Systems and Health Informatics
Author: Pawan Singh Mehra,Lalit Mohan Goyal,Arvind Dagur,Anshu Kumar Dwivedi
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 265
Release: 2022-02-21
ISBN: 1000541479
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Healthcare Systems and Health Informatics Book Excerpt:

This book covers the fundamentals of IoT and healthcare systems for carrying out system architectures, protocols, wearable devices, and interoperability. It explores major challenges in artificial intelligence (AI) and smart computing in resource-constrained IoT-based applications along with cost, energy efficiency, and the availability of quality service. Healthcare Systems and Health Informatics: Using Internet of Things explores the role of AI and smart computing in health informatics and healthcare with an emphasis on clinical data management and analysis for precise prediction and prompt action. It presents cutting-edge tracking, monitoring, real-time assistance, and security for IoT in healthcare and broadly discusses wearable sensors and IoT devices and their role in smart living assistance. The book goes on to describe a system model and architecture for a clear picture of energy conservation–based IoT in healthcare and explains the challenges and opportunities with IoT-based healthcare industries. A study of the threats and impacts, along with the need for information security, is also included. The chapters are written by experts in the field, and this book provides a comprehensive description of the important aspects of IoT and health from a beginner- to advanced-level perspective and is ideal for researchers, academicians, students, persons in industry, technologists, and entrepreneurs.

Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity

Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity
Author: Ishaani Priyadarshini,Rohit Sharma
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 222
Release: 2022-02-04
ISBN: 1000530639
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity Book Excerpt:

Artificial intelligence and cybersecurity are two emerging fields that have made phenomenal contributions toward technological advancement. As cyber-attacks increase, there is a need to identify threats and thwart attacks. This book incorporates recent developments that artificial intelligence brings to the cybersecurity world. Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity: Advances and Innovations provides advanced system implementation for Smart Cities using artificial intelligence. It addresses the complete functional framework workflow and explores basic and high-level concepts. The book is based on the latest technologies covering major challenges, issues and advances, and discusses intelligent data management and automated systems. This edited book provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators. It presents and discusses the most recent innovations, trends and concerns as well as practical challenges and solutions adopted in the fields of artificial intelligence and cybersecurity.

Handbook of Research on Advanced Wireless Sensor Network Applications Protocols and Architectures

Handbook of Research on Advanced Wireless Sensor Network Applications  Protocols  and Architectures
Author: Ray, Niranjan K.,Turuk, Ashok Kumar
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 502
Release: 2016-08-01
ISBN: 1522504877
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Research on Advanced Wireless Sensor Network Applications Protocols and Architectures Book Excerpt:

The implementation of wireless sensor networks has wide-ranging applications for monitoring various physical and environmental settings. However, certain limitations with these technologies must be addressed in order to effectively utilize them. The Handbook of Research on Advanced Wireless Sensor Network Applications, Protocols, and Architectures is a pivotal reference source for the latest research on recent innovations and developments in the field of wireless sensors. Examining the advantages and challenges presented by the application of these networks in various areas, this book is ideally designed for academics, researchers, students, and IT developers.

Applied Informatics

Applied Informatics
Author: Hector Florez,Ma Florencia Pollo-Cattaneo
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 514
Release: 2021-10-23
ISBN: 3030896544
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Applied Informatics Book Excerpt:

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed papers of the 4th International Conference on Applied Informatics, ICAI 2021, held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in October, 2021.The 35 full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 89 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on artificial intelligence; data analysis; decision systems; health care information systems; image processing; security services; simulation and emulation; smart cities; software and systems modeling; software design engineering.

Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Applications

Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Applications
Author: Bharat Bhushan,Nitin Rakesh,Yousef Farhaoui,Parma Nand,Bhuvan Unhelkar
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2022-04-18
ISBN: 1000568881
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Applications Book Excerpt:

Tremendous growth in healthcare treatment techniques and methods has led to the emergence of numerous storage and communication problems and need for security among vendors and patients. This book brings together latest applications and state-of-the-art developments in healthcare sector using Blockchain technology. It explains how blockchain can enhance security, privacy, interoperability, and data accessibility including AI with blockchains, blockchains for medical imaging to supply chain management, and centralized management/clearing houses alongside DLT. Features: Includes theoretical concepts, empirical studies and detailed overview of various aspects related to development of healthcare applications from a reliable, trusted, and secure data transmission perspective. Provide insights on business applications of Blockchain, particularly in the healthcare sector. Explores how Blockchain can solve the transparency issues in the clinical research. Discusses AI with Blockchains, ranging from medical imaging to supply chain management. Reviews benchmark testing of AI with Blockchains and its impacts upon medical uses. This book aims at researchers and graduate students in healthcare information systems, computer and electrical engineering.

World Politics and the Challenges for International Security

World Politics and the Challenges for International Security
Author: Chitadze, Nika
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 427
Release: 2022-03-18
ISBN: 1799895882
Category: Political Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

World Politics and the Challenges for International Security Book Excerpt:

World politics as a scientific discipline was established during the second half of the 20th century and has gained rapid distribution in many countries. This field of study focuses attention on current political processes as well as the potential of further development. It is essential to analyze world politics to move progress forward while also strengthening international security and the creation of a safer civilization. World politics cannot be understood without the combined knowledge of history, economics, law, social sciences, and psychology. World Politics and the Challenges for International Security describes the global processes in the field of world politics and international security and discusses global problems, global security, and the threats and challenges that currently affect global society. Covering topics such as digital diplomacy, political corruption, and terrorist psychology, this book is essential for political scientists, researchers, policymakers, global leaders, national security officers, diplomats, professors and students of higher education, and academicians.

Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology Applications

Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology Applications
Author: Gulshan Shrivastava,Dac-Nhuong Le,Kavita Sharma
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2020-05-26
ISBN: 1119621151
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology Applications Book Excerpt:

As we enter the Industrial Revolution 4.0, demands for an increasing degree of trust and privacy protection continue to be voiced. The development of blockchain technology is very important because it can help frictionless and transparent financial transactions and improve the business experience, which in turn has far-reaching effects for economic, psychological, educational and organizational improvements in the way we work, teach, learn and care for ourselves and each other. Blockchain is an eccentric technology, but at the same time, the least understood and most disruptive technology of the day. This book covers the latest technologies of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology and their applications. This book discusses the blockchain and cryptocurrencies related issues and also explains how to provide the security differently through an algorithm, framework, approaches, techniques and mechanisms. A comprehensive understanding of what blockchain is and how it works, as well as insights into how it will affect the future of your organization and industry as a whole and how to integrate blockchain technology into your business strategy. In addition, the book explores the blockchain and its with other technologies like Internet of Things, big data and artificial intelligence, etc.

Recent Advances in Security Privacy and Trust for Internet of Things IoT and Cyber Physical Systems CPS

Recent Advances in Security  Privacy  and Trust for Internet of Things  IoT  and Cyber Physical Systems  CPS
Author: Kuan-Ching Li,Brij B. Gupta
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 276
Release: 2020-12-16
ISBN: 1000326136
Category: Mathematics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Recent Advances in Security Privacy and Trust for Internet of Things IoT and Cyber Physical Systems CPS Book Excerpt:

Security, privacy, and trust in the Internet of Things (IoT) and CPS (Cyber-Physical Systems) are different from conventional security as concerns revolve around the collection and aggregation of data or transmission of data over the network. Analysis of cyber-attack vectors and the provision of appropriate mitigation techniques are essential research areas for these systems. Adoption of best practices and maintaining a balance between ease of use and security are, again, crucial for the effective performance of these systems. Recent Advances in Security, Privacy and Trust for Internet of Things (IoT) and Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) discusses and presents techniques and methodologies, as well as a wide range of examples and illustrations, to effectively show the principles, algorithms, challenges, and applications of security, privacy, and trust for IoT and CPS. Book features: Introduces new directions for research, development, and engineering security, privacy, and trust of IoT and CPS Includes a wealth of examples and illustrations to effectively demonstrate the principles, algorithms, challenges, and applications Covers most of the important security aspects and current trends not present in other reference books This book will also serve as an excellent reference in security, privacy, and trust of IoT and CPS for professionals in this fast-evolving and critical field. The chapters present high-quality contributions from researchers, academics, and practitioners from various national and international organizations and universities.

IoT for Sustainable Smart Cities and Society

IoT for Sustainable Smart Cities and Society
Author: Joel J. P. C. Rodrigues,Parul Agarwal,Kavita Khanna
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 333
Release: 2022
ISBN: 3030895548
Category: Application software
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

IoT for Sustainable Smart Cities and Society Book Excerpt:

This book provides a sound theoretical base and an extensive practical expansion of smart sustainable cities and societies, while also examining case studies in the area to help readers understand IoT driven solutions in smart cities. The book covers fundamentals, applications, and challenges of IoT for sustainable smart cities and society. With a good understanding of IoT and smart cities, and the associated communication protocols, the book provides an insight into its applications in several areas of smart cities. Models, architectures, and algorithms are presented that provide additional solutions. The main challenges discussed that are associated with IoT involved include security, privacy, authenticity, etc. The book is relevant to researchers, academics, professionals, and students.

Cybernetics Perspectives in Systems

Cybernetics Perspectives in Systems
Author: Radek Silhavy
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 613
Release: 2022-08-05
ISBN: 303109073X
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cybernetics Perspectives in Systems Book Excerpt:

This book contains the refereed proceedings of the Cybernetics Perspectives in Systems session of the 11th Computer Science On-line Conference 2022 (CSOC 2022), which was held in April 2022 online. Papers on modern cybernetics and informatics in the context of networks and systems are an important component of current research issues. This volume contains an overview of recent method, algorithms and designs.

Security and Privacy in the Internet of Things

Security and Privacy in the Internet of Things
Author: Ali Ismail Awad,Jemal Abawajy
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 340
Release: 2021-12-29
ISBN: 1119607744
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Security and Privacy in the Internet of Things Book Excerpt:

SECURITY AND PRIVACY IN THE INTERNET OF THINGS Provides the authoritative and up-to-date information required for securing IoT architecture and applications The vast amount of data generated by the Internet of Things (IoT) has made information and cyber security vital for not only personal privacy, but also for the sustainability of the IoT itself. Security and Privacy in the Internet of Things brings together high-quality research on IoT security models, architectures, techniques, and application domains. This concise yet comprehensive volume explores state-of-the-art mitigations in IoT security while addressing important security and privacy challenges across different IoT layers. The book provides timely coverage of IoT architecture, security technologies and mechanisms, and applications. The authors outline emerging trends in IoT security and privacy with a focus on areas such as smart environments and e-health. Topics include authentication and access control, attack detection and prevention, securing IoT through traffic modeling, human aspects in IoT security, and IoT hardware security. Presenting the current body of knowledge in a single volume, Security and Privacy in the Internet of Things: Discusses a broad range of IoT attacks and defense mechanisms Examines IoT security and privacy protocols and approaches Covers both the logical and physical security of IoT devices Addresses IoT security through network traffic modeling Describes privacy preserving techniques in smart cities Explores current threat and vulnerability analyses Security and Privacy in the Internet of Things: Architectures, Techniques, and Applications is essential reading for researchers, industry practitioners, and students involved in IoT security development and IoT systems deployment.

Smart and Sustainable Approaches for Optimizing Performance of Wireless Networks

Smart and Sustainable Approaches for Optimizing Performance of Wireless Networks
Author: Sherin Zafar,Mohd Abdul Ahad,Syed Imran Ali,Deepa Mehta,M. Afshar Alam
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2022-01-28
ISBN: 1119682533
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Smart and Sustainable Approaches for Optimizing Performance of Wireless Networks Book Excerpt:

SMART AND SUSTAINABLE APPROACHES FOR OPTIMIZING PERFORMANCE OF WIRELESS NETWORK Explores the intersection of sustainable growth, green computing and automation, and performance optimization of 5G wireless networks Smart and Sustainable Approaches for Optimizing Performance of Wireless Networks explores how wireless sensing applications, green computing, and Big Data analytics can increase the energy efficiency and environmental sustainability of real-time applications across areas such as healthcare, agriculture, construction, and manufacturing. Bringing together an international team of expert contributors, this authoritative volume highlights the limitations of conventional technologies and provides methodologies and approaches for addressing Quality of Service (QOS) issues and optimizing network performance. In-depth chapters cover topics including blockchain-assisted secure data sharing, smart 5G Internet of Things (IoT) scenarios, intelligent management of ad hoc networks, and the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL) techniques in smart healthcare, smart manufacturing, and smart agriculture. Covers design, implementation, optimization, and sustainability of wireless and sensor-based networks Discusses concepts of sustainability and green computing as well as their relevance to society and the environment Addresses green automation applications in various disciplines such as computer science, nanoscience, information technology (IT), and biochemistry Explores various smart and sustainable approaches for current wireless and sensor-based networks Includes detailed case studies of current methodologies, applications, and implementations Smart and Sustainable Approaches for Optimizing Performance of Wireless Networks: Real-time Applications is an essential resource for academic researchers and industry professionals working to integrate sustainable development and Information and Communications Technology (ICT).

Towards the Internet of Things

Towards the Internet of Things
Author: Mohammad Ali Jabraeil Jamali,Bahareh Bahrami,Arash Heidari,Parisa Allahverdizadeh,Farhad Norouzi
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 134
Release: 2019-06-12
ISBN: 3030184684
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Towards the Internet of Things Book Excerpt:

This book presents a comprehensive framework for IoT, including its architectures, security, privacy, network communications, and protocols. The book starts by providing an overview of the aforementioned research topics, future directions and open challenges that face the IoT development. The authors then discuss the main architectures in the field, which include Three- and Five-Layer Architectures, Cloud and Fog Based Architectures, a Social IoT Application Architecture. In the security chapter, the authors outline threats and attacks, privacy preservation, trust and authentication, IoT data security, and social awareness. The final chapter presents case studies including smart home, wearables, connected cars, industrial Internet, smart cities, IoT in agriculture, smart retail, energy engagement, IoT in healthcare, and IoT in poultry and farming. Discusses ongoing research into the connection of the physical and virtual worlds; Includes the architecture, security, privacy, communications, and protocols of IoT; Presents a variety of case studies in IoT including wearables, smart cities, and energy management.

Security Issues and Privacy Threats in Smart Ubiquitous Computing

Security Issues and Privacy Threats in Smart Ubiquitous Computing
Author: Parikshit N. Mahalle,Gitanjali R. Shinde,Nilanjan Dey,Aboul Ella Hassanien
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 246
Release: 2021-04-08
ISBN: 9813349964
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Security Issues and Privacy Threats in Smart Ubiquitous Computing Book Excerpt:

This book extends the work from introduction of ubiquitous computing, to the Internet of things to security and to privacy aspects of ubiquitous computing. The uniqueness of this book is the combination of important fields like the Internet of things and ubiquitous computing. It assumes that the readers’ goal is to achieve a complete understanding of IoT, smart computing, security issues, challenges and possible solutions. It is not oriented towards any specific use cases and security issues; privacy threats in ubiquitous computing problems are discussed across various domains. This book is motivating to address privacy threats in new inventions for a wide range of stakeholders like layman to educated users, villages to metros and national to global levels. This book contains numerous examples, case studies, technical descriptions, scenarios, procedures, algorithms and protocols. The main endeavour of this book is threat analysis and activity modelling of attacks in order to give an actual view of the ubiquitous computing applications. The unique approach will help readers for a better understanding.

Mission Oriented Sensor Networks and Systems Art and Science

Mission Oriented Sensor Networks and Systems  Art and Science
Author: Habib M. Ammari
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 794
Release: 2019-09-18
ISBN: 3319923846
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mission Oriented Sensor Networks and Systems Art and Science Book Excerpt:

This book presents a broad range of deep-learning applications related to vision, natural language processing, gene expression, arbitrary object recognition, driverless cars, semantic image segmentation, deep visual residual abstraction, brain–computer interfaces, big data processing, hierarchical deep learning networks as game-playing artefacts using regret matching, and building GPU-accelerated deep learning frameworks. Deep learning, an advanced level of machine learning technique that combines class of learning algorithms with the use of many layers of nonlinear units, has gained considerable attention in recent times. Unlike other books on the market, this volume addresses the challenges of deep learning implementation, computation time, and the complexity of reasoning and modeling different type of data. As such, it is a valuable and comprehensive resource for engineers, researchers, graduate students and Ph.D. scholars.