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  • GHTC 2019 Proceedings Published in IEEE Xplore (3/16/2020)

     

    The GHTC 2019 Proceedings have been published in IEEE Xplore:

    https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome/9017211/proceeding

    Visit GHTC Proceedings Portal here.

     

  • Top 50 most popular papers from GHTC proceedings (3/4/2020)

     

    As of year-end 2019, these are the 50 most popular papers (by downloads) from all published GHTC proceedings in IEEE Xplore.

    (Total downloads of all papers – thru 2019 – since 1st GHTC 2011:  333,786)

    TitleAuthorsYearPublished
    Project power shoe: Piezoelectric wireless power transfer — A mobile charging techniqueP Joses Paul ; R Samuel Desmond Tutu ; W Kevin Richards ; V Maria Jerome2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 334 - 339
    Disaster management in India — An analysis using COBIT 5 principlesChippi Mohanan ; Vivek Menon2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 209 - 212
    Development of a power source for rural electriciationDavid Xu ; Nicholas S. Powers ; Worawut Sae-Kok2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 340 - 347
    OpenPLC: An open source alternative to automationThiago Rodrigues Alves ; Mario Buratto ; Flavio Mauricio de Souza ; Thelma Virginia RodriguesIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 585 - 589
    Development and evaluation of solar powered sprayer with multi-purpose applicationsD. Yallappa ; Vijayakumar Palled ; M. Veerangouda ; Sushilendra2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 1 - 6
    Access to prosthetic devices in developing countries: Pathways and challengesMartin Marino ; Shaan Pattni ; Max Greenberg ; Alex Miller ; Emma Hocker ; Sarah Ritter ; Khanjan Mehta2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 45 - 51
    A review of current upper-limb prostheses for resource constrained settingsBrienna Phillips ; Gabrielle Zingalis ; Sarah Ritter ; Khanjan Mehta2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 52 - 58
    Characteristics of a 3D-printed prosthetic hand for use in developing countriesCorinne Dally ; Daniel Johnson ; Moriah Canon ; Sarah Ritter ; Khanjan Mehta2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 66 - 70
    Optical sensing system for detecting water adulteration in milkAditya Dave ; Dishant Banwari ; Satyam Srivastava ; Shashikant Sadistap2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 634 - 639
    Determining the effects of load-shedding on residential electricity consumption using meter data — A case study of Kitwe, Zambia D. Mulongoti ; G. Mugala ; B. Kumwenda ; H. Louie2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 488 - 494
    Magnetic Resonance Coupling Modelling for Electric Vehicles Wireless ChargingErhuvwu Ayisire ; Adel El-Shahat ; Adel Sharaf2018 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2018, Page(s): 1 - 2
    IoT Sensor Network Approach for Smart Farming: An Application in Food, Energy and Water System Yemeserach Mekonnen ; Lamar Burton ; Arif Sarwat ; Shekhar Bhansali2018 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2018, Page(s): 1 - 5
    Development and evaluation of drone mounted sprayer for pesticide applications to cropsD. Yallappa ; M. Veerangouda ; Devanand Maski ; Vijayakumar Palled ; M. Bheemanna2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2017, Page(s): 1 - 7
    High quality, low cost education with the Raspberry Pi Narasimha Saii Yamanoor ; Srihari Yamanoor2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2017, Page(s): 1 - 5
    IoT-enabled air quality monitoring device: A low cost smart health solutionAkshata Tapashetti ; Divya Vegiraju ; Tokunbo Ogunfunmi2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 682 - 685
    Electronic load controller (ELC) design and simulation for remote rural communities: A powerhouse ELC compatible with household distributed-ELCs in NepalJ. Chan ; W. Lubitz2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 360 - 367
    Smart irrigation using low-cost moisture sensors and XBee-based communicationA. Kumar ; K. Kamal ; M. O. Arshad ; S. Mathavan ; T. VadamalaIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 333 - 337
    Automated microscopy and machine learning for expert-level malaria field diagnosisCharles B. Delahunt ; Courosh Mehanian ; Liming Hu ; Shawn K. McGuire ; Cary R. Champlin ; Matthew P. Horning ; Benjamin K. Wilson ; Clay M. Thompon2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 393 - 399
    MedizDroids Project: Ultra-low cost, low-altitude, affordable and sustainable UAV multicopter drones for mosquito vector control in malaria disease management John-Thones Amenyo ; Daniel Phelps ; Olajide Oladipo ; Folly Sewovoe-Ekuoe ; Sangeeta Jadoonanan ; Sandeep Jadoonanan ; Tahseen Tabassum ; Salim Gnabode ; Tanging D Sherpa ; Michael Falzone ; Abrar Hossain ; Aerren KublalIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 590 - 596
    New aspect for organic farming practices: Controlled crop nutrition and soilless agricultureP.J. Mahesh ; Minhas Naheem ; Razak Mubafar ; S Shyba ; Sunitha Beevi2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 819 - 824
    Domestic electric consumers response to load-shedding: A case study of Kitwe, Zambia Robert Ngoma ; Abel Tambatamba ; Benta Oyoo ; Henry Louie2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 481 - 487
    Simplified modeling of a PV panel by using PSIM and its comparison with laboratory test resultsAdil Salman ; Arthur Williams ; Hanya Amjad ; M. Kamran Liaqat Bhatti ; M. Saad2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 360 - 364
    3D printing for disaster preparedness: Making life-saving supplies on-site, on-demand, on-time Srinivas Saripalle ; Humanitarian Maker ; Abi Bush ; Naiomi Lundman2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 205 - 208
    Development of double burner smart electric stove powered by solar photovoltaic energyS. Siddiqua ; S. Firuz ; B. M. Nur ; R. J. Shaon ; S. J. Chowdhury ; A. Azad2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 451 - 458
    LIFESUIT Exoskeleton Gives the Gift of Walking so They Shall WalkMonty K ReedIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 382 - 385
    Applications of Wood's Lamp technology to detect skin infections in resource-constrained settingsHolly Cardillo ; Jennifer Kohler ; Ellie Kriner ; Khanjan MehtaIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 548 - 554
    Off-grid, low-cost, electrical sun-car system for developing countries Otward M. Mueller ; Eduard K. MuellerIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 14 - 17
    Supporting immunization programs with improved vaccine cold chain information systemsRichard Anderson ; Trevor Perrier ; Fahad Pervaiz ; Norasingh Sisouveth ; Bharath Kumar ; Sompasong Phongphila ; Ataur Rahman ; Ranjit Dhiman ; Sophie NewlandIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 215 - 222
    Internet of Things (IoT): A relief for Indian farmersNishant Kumar Verma ; Adil Usman2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 831 - 835
    MyVox—Device for the communication between people: blind, deaf, deaf-blind and unimpaired Fernando Ramirez-Garibay ; Cesar Millan Olivarria ; Alejandro Federico Eufracio Aguilera ; Joel C. HuegelIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 506 - 509
    Multi-Stage Organic Water Filter systemEobin Alex George ; Gaurav TiwariIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 458 - 461
    Global social acceptance of prosthetic devicesAdam Arabian ; Dante Varotsis ; Caitlin McDonnell ; Elinor Meeks2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 563 - 568
    Autonomous OCR dictating system for blind peopleChristos Liambas ; Miltiadis Saratzidis2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 172 - 179
    Simulation Study of Load Frequency Control of Single and Two Area SystemsAdil Usman ; BP Divakar2012 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology ConferencePublication Year: 2012, Page(s): 214 - 219
    Application and modification of Design for Manufacture and Assembly principles for the developing worldAmy E. Wood ; Charles D. Wood ; Christopher A. MattsonIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 451 - 457
    Energy storage integrated solar stove: A case of solar Injera baking in EthiopiaAsfafaw Haileselassie Tesfay ; Ole Jorgen Nydal ; Mulu Bayray KahsayIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 659 - 666
    The IncuLight: Solar-powered infant incubatorVirginia Hall ; Eric Geise ; Nasser H KashouIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 223 - 226
    Solar based lemon grass essential oil distillation for sustainability and livelihood in tribal communityUdaya Bhaskar Reddy Ragula ; Sriram Devanathan ; Renjith Mohan2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 738 - 744
    RFID based vehicle identification during collisionsNayan Jeevagan ; Pallavi Santosh ; Rishabh Berlia ; Shubham KandoiIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 716 - 720
    Sustainable development through the use of solar energy for productive processes: The Ayllu Solar ProjectPaulina Ramirez-Del-Barrio ; Patricio Mendoza-Araya ; Felipe Valencia ; Gonzalo León ; Lorena Cornejo-Ponce ; Marcia Montedonico ; Guillermo Jiménez-Estévez2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2017, Page(s): 1 - 8
    High yield groundnut agronomy: An IoT based precision farming frameworkP. Rekha ; Venkata Prasanna Rangan ; Maneesha V. Ramesh ; K. V. Nibi2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2017, Page(s): 1 - 5
    LED street lighting as a strategy for climate change mitigation at local government levelRoberto Barraza García ; Gilberto Velázquez Angulo ; Jaime Romero González ; Edith Flores Tavizón ; José Ignacio Huertas CardozoIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 345 - 349
    Technologies for rehabilitation: Problems and opportunities in the Physiotherapy Clinic at PUC Minas - BrazilAngélica Rodrigues Araujo ; Márcia L. Drumond das Chagas e Vallone ; Isabella Cristina Dante Perdigão ; Sara Gladys Fernandes Amaral ; Thelma Virginia Rodrigues ; Carlos Augusto Paiva da Silva Martins ; Plínio Soares Paolinelli MacielIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 402 - 407
    Vortex Bladeless Wind Generator for Nano-GridsAdel El-Shahat ; Md-Mehedi Hasan ; Yan Wu2018 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2018, Page(s): 1 - 2
    Modular converter system for low-cost off-grid energy storage using second life li-ion batteriesChristoph R. Birkl ; Damien F. Frost ; Adrien M. Bizeray ; Robert R. Richardson ; David A. HoweyIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 192 - 199
    Project Stay AlertNayan Jeevagan ; Pallavi Santosh ; Rishabh Berlia ; Shubham KandoiIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 711 - 715
    ICT based solutions for education in rural India- A case studyJineet DoshiIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 302 - 306
    Economically designed solar car for developing countries (Pakistan)M. Farooq ; Adil Salman ; Sohaib Ahmad Siddiqui ; M. Ibrahim Khalil ; Wasim MukhtarIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 356 - 360
    Monitoring system for deep-seated landslides using locally-developed tilt and moisture sensors: System improvements and experiences from real world deploymentJoel S. Marciano ; Calvin G. Hilario ; Mary Ann B. Zabanal ; Earl V. Mendoza ; Brian L. Gumiran ; BenJeMar F. Flores ; Mark O. Peña ; Kennex H. RazonIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 263 - 270
    Deep Learning Based Image Classification for Remote Medical DiagnosisJuliana Shihadeh ; Anaam Ansari ; Tokunbo Ozunfunmi2018 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2018, Page(s): 1 - 8
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  • Top cited papers from GHTC (3/4/2020)

    As of year-end 2019, these are the top cited papers from all published GHTC proceedings :

    TitleAuthorsConferencePublishedCitations
    Smart irrigation using low-cost moisture sensors and XBee-based communicationA. Kumar ; K. Kamal ; M. O. Arshad ; S. Mathavan ; T. VadamalaIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 333 - 337 Cited by: Papers (17)
    OpenPLC: An open source alternative to automationThiago Rodrigues Alves ; Mario Buratto ; Flavio Mauricio de Souza ; Thelma Virginia RodriguesIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 585 - 589 Cited by: Papers (16)
    A review of current upper-limb prostheses for resource constrained settingsBrienna Phillips ; Gabrielle Zingalis ; Sarah Ritter ; Khanjan Mehta2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2015, Page(s): 52 - 58 Cited by: Papers (13)
    MedizDroids Project: Ultra-low cost, low-altitude, affordable and sustainable UAV multicopter drones for mosquito vector control in malaria disease management John-Thones Amenyo ; Daniel Phelps ; Olajide Oladipo ; Folly Sewovoe-Ekuoe ; Sangeeta Jadoonanan ; Sandeep Jadoonanan ; Tahseen Tabassum ; Salim Gnabode ; Tanging D Sherpa ; Michael Falzone ; Abrar Hossain ; Aerren KublalIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 590 - 596 Cited by: Papers (12)
    Modular converter system for low-cost off-grid energy storage using second life li-ion batteriesChristoph R. Birkl ; Damien F. Frost ; Adrien M. Bizeray ; Robert R. Richardson ; David A. HoweyIEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2014)Publication Year: 2014, Page(s): 192 - 199 Cited by: Papers (12)
    Simulation Study of Load Frequency Control of Single and Two Area SystemsAdil Usman ; BP Divakar2012 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology ConferencePublication Year: 2012, Page(s): 214 - 219 Cited by: Papers (11)
    IoT-enabled air quality monitoring device: A low cost smart health solutionAkshata Tapashetti ; Divya Vegiraju ; Tokunbo Ogunfunmi2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)Publication Year: 2016, Page(s): 682 - 685 Cited by: Papers (10)
    Reported from IEEE Xplore thru 2019

     

  • GHTC 2018 Proceedings Published (1/21/2019)

    The GHTC 2018 Proceedings have been published by IEEE Xplore®.

    Go to the IEEE Xplore GHTC Proceedings Portal for all published GHTC Conference Proceedings.

     

  • GHTC 2017 Proceedings Published (12/27/2017)

    The GHTC 2017 Committee is pleased to announce that the GHTC 2017 Conference Proceedings are now available from IEEE Xplore®.

    The portal page for GHTC Conference Proceedings is http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome.jsp?punumber=1800598

    The GHTC 2017 Proceedings can be accessed at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/mostRecentIssue.jsp?punumber=7837794

     

  • GHTC 2016 Proceedings Published (2/17/2017)

    The GHTC 2016 Committee is pleased to announce that the GHTC 2016 Conference Proceedings are now available as Open Access from IEEE Xplore®.

    The portal page for GHTC Conference Proceedings is http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome.jsp?punumber=1800598

    The GHTC 2016 Proceedings can be accessed at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/mostRecentIssue.jsp?punumber=7837794

     

  • GHTC 2015 Proceedings Published – Open Access (12/28/2015)

    The GHTC 2015 Committee is pleased to announce that the GHTC 2015 Conference Proceedings are now available as Open Access from IEEE Xplore.

    The portal page for GHTC Conference Proceedings is http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome.jsp?punumber=1800598

    The GHTC 2015 Proceedings can be accessed at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/mostRecentIssue.jsp?punumber=7331577

    All GHTC 2015 papers are accessible as Open Access (e.g. no fee/subscription required).

     

  • GHTC 2014 Papers & Videos Published (12/22/2014)

    GHTC 2014 papers have been published in IEEE Xplore.

    2014 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), now in the IEEE Xplore database, at:
    http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/servlet/opac?punumber=6958780

    2014 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference – South Asia Satellite (GHTC-SAS),
    http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/servlet/opac?punumber=6943285

    GHTC 2014 recorded presentations from the plenary and evening sessions are now available, see
    www.ieeeghtc.org/archives/ghtc-2014/videos-2014/

  • GHTC 2013 Papers Available on IEEE Xplore® (1/30/2014)

    Thank you for your continuing  interest in the application of technology for the good of humanity.  We are pleased to report that the papers from the 2013 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, held in Silicon Valley last October, are now mounted in the IEEE Xplore® online database for you to access.  Here is the direct link:

    GHTC 2013:  http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/servlet/opac?punumber=6708222

    You can use this listing to locate all of the published papers from the conference, and to access their abstracts.  Those whose universities/companies are Xplore subscribers can download any of them at no cost; others may need to pay a small fee.  Please alert technologists who may be interested.

    The GHTC papers from previous years are also available:

    GHTC 2012:  http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/servlet/opac?punumber=6384333

    GHTC 2011:  http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/ servlet/opac?punumber=6100959

    Finally, the next GHTC will again be in San Jose/Silicon Valley, October 10-13, 2014; save the dates.  The Call for Papers can be accessed here:

    http://www.ieeeghtc.org/call-for-papers-2014/

    Please begin developing an abstract for submission.  The abstract is due by March 31st, and can be for a technical presentation (with your draft paper uploaded by May 27), a Lightning Talk (presentation-only), or a coordinated session or panel.  The abstract-submission system should be operational by January 31st.

    The themes are:

    —  Energy—infrastructure and off-grid power, renewable, transportation, lighting, cooking & heating

    Health—medical technology, telemedicine, mobile care, primary care

    Disaster, connectivity, and communication—disaster warning & avoidance, disaster response, disaster management, networks, remote communication, communication technologies

    Water and agriculture—clean water, sanitation, irrigation, farming practices & agricultural technologies

    Humanitarian challenges and opportunities—education, housing, supply chain & distribution, business development

     

    We hope to see you at GHTC 2014!

    Best regards,

    Paul Wesling, Publications Chair

    IEEE: Advancing Technology for Humanity

     

  • GHTC 2013 Proceedings Published (1/26/2014)

    We are pleased to report that the papers from the 2013 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, held in Silicon Valley last October, are now mounted in the IEEE Xplore® online database for you to access. Here is the direct link:

    GHTC 2013: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/servlet/opac?punumber=6708222

    You can use this listing to locate all of the published papers from the conference, and to access their abstracts. Those whose universities/companies are Xplore subscribers can download any of them at no cost; others may need to pay a small fee. Please alert technologists who may be interested.

    The GHTC papers from previous years are also available:

    GHTC 2012: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/servlet/opac?punumber=6384333

    GHTC 2011: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/ servlet/opac?punumber=6100959

 

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