Editorial

Fifth Generation (5G) Networks, Emerging New Global Economic and Market Order, and Huawei by Gurumurthy Kalyanaram As now widely recognized, fifth generation (5G) networks are critical to the infrastructure. 5G network represents a new generation network able to transmit data with a speed higher than 1 gigabit per second and with much lower latency. 5G Read More …

Quality Assurance: The Perils of Doing Too Much

Abstract Quality Assurance and Quality Control are integral to the successful implementation of any design. In engineering, the importance of the two processes grows exponentially with the size and extent of a project and the number of deliverables involved. However, in many cases, it is being overdone to the degree where general project efficiency is Read More …

I have the Answer but remind me what the Question was

Abstract This paper presents a novel and effective technique based on Artificial Neural Net (ANN) technology to reverse map from process response to the input (control) variables when the input-response relationships are nonlinear, complex or intractable by theory. This is often the problem when the control variables in manufacturing or prototype development must be set Read More …

Planning for Smart Cities in the Indian Context

Abstract Smart cities are, in general, perceived to be high technology urban areas. They have been defined by many entities depending upon the business these entities are into. For example, organisations like IBM or Cisco talk about development of smart cities in terms of usage of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to enhance the quality Read More …