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Energy-Aware Systems and Networking for Sustainable Initiatives

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It is more important than ever to be concerned with energy related efforts, especially on what we as individuals can do now to help protect our future. With research coming out left and right on sustainable initiatives, we can only hope that future generations will benefit greatly from the efforts of today's researchers.

Energy-Aware Systems and Networking for Sustainable Initiatives covers a great variety of topics such as materials, environment, electronics, and computing. This title is a vital source of information detailing the latest architectures, frameworks, methodologies, and research on energy-aware systems and networking for sustainable initiatives. With contributions from authors around the world, this book presents the most sophisticated research and developments from the field, relevant to researchers, academics, and practitioners alike.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Editorial Advisory Board and List of Reviewers
    1. Editorial Advisory Board
    2. List of Reviewers
  5. Foreword
  6. Preface
    1. INTRODUCTION
    2. SECTION 1: COMPUTING SYSTEMS AND CLUSTERS
    3. SECTION 2: WIRELESS NETWORKING
    4. SECTION 3: ROUTING AND NETWORKING
    5. SECTION 4: COMPUTER, PROCESSOR DESIGN, AND IMPLEMENTATION
    6. CONCLUSION
  7. Section 1: Computing Systems and Clusters
    1. Chapter 1: Improving Energy-Efficiency of Scientific Computing Clusters
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. PROBLEM AND METHODS
      5. TESTS AND RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION
      7. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 2: Power Consumption Aware Cluster Resource Management
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. EVALUATION OF ENERGY SAVING MODES
      5. DESIGN OF THE DAEMON
      6. THE CHERUB IMPLEMENTATION
      7. THE TORQUE/MAUI-ADAPTER
      8. EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS
      9. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
    3. Chapter 3: Energy-Aware Scheduling for Parallel Applications on Multicore Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. ENERGY-AWARE SCHEDULING
      4. 3. RUNTIME PROFILING TECHNIQUES
      5. 4. POWER USAGE
      6. 5. PERFORMANCE FEATURES
      7. 6. EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS
      8. 7. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
    4. Chapter 4: Dynamic Thermal Management for Multi-/Many-Core Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. OFFLINE OPTIMIZATION FOR DYNAMIC THERMAL MANAGEMENT
      5. 4. ONLINE DYNAMIC THERMAL MANAGEMENT
      6. 5. CO-OPTIMIZATION OF COOLING SYSTEM AND COMPUTING SYSTEM
      7. 6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      8. 7. CONCLUSION
    5. Chapter 5: Roles of Non-Volatile Devices in Future Computer Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. MEMORIES IN COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE
      4. CHARACTERISTICS OF VARIOUS NON-VOLATILE MEMORIES
      5. Spin-RAM
      6. CHALLENGES FOR NORMALLY-OFF COMPUTERS
      7. ENERGY SAVING
      8. CONCLUSION
  8. Section 2: Wireless Networking
    1. Chapter 6: Energy Efficient Transmission in Cellular Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. MAIN FOCUS OF THE CHAPTER: ISSUES, CONTROVERSIES, PROBLEMS
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 7: Green Communications
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. THE NEED FOR GREEN COMMUNICATIONS
      4. ENVISIONING GREEN COMMUNICATIONS AND QUANTIFYING ITS IMPACT
      5. SURVEY OF POTENTIAL SOLUTIONS
      6. DESIGN APPROACHES AND CHALLENGES IN ENVIRONMENTALLY POWERED COMPUTING AND RADIO NETWORKS
      7. WIRELESS DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING: LEVERAGING THE BENEFITS OF COLLABORATION
      8. RESOURCE ALLOCATION FOR GREEN COMPUTING
      9. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 8: Intelligent Systems for Energy Management in Wireless Sensor-Based Smart Environments
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. WIRELESS SENSORS AND INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS
      4. 3. INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS FOR ENERGY MANAGEMENT IN WIRELESS SENSOR-BASED SMART ENVIRONMENTS
      5. 4. CONCLUSION
      6. 5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    4. Chapter 9: Energy Efficient Association Method for Wireless Sensor Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORKS
      4. BOP-BASED METHOD BY WHICH NODES CAN JOIN NETWORKS
      5. EEA METHOD FOR MOBILE NODES
      6. SIMULATION RESULTS AND ANALYSIS
      7. CONCLUSION
  9. Section 3: Routing and Networking
    1. Chapter 10: Energy Efficient Routing by Switching-Off Network Interfaces
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 3. IMPOSSIBILITY OF APPROXIMATION
      4. 4. HEURISTICS
      5. 5. TOPOLOGY STUDY: EXTREME CASES
      6. 6. RESULTS ON THE SQUARE GRID
      7. 7. RESULTS ON GENERAL NETWORKS
      8. 8. CONCLUSION AND PERSPECTIVES
    2. Chapter 11: Energy Optimizations in Broadband Access Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. ACCESS NETWORK ARCHITECTURE
      4. DSLAM ARCHITECTURE
      5. DSLAM ENERGY CONSUMPTION BREAKDOWN
      6. IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY OF THE ANALOG TECHNOLOGY
      7. ENERGY EFFICIENCY THROUGH SPECTRAL OPTIMIZATION
      8. ENERGY EFFICIENT ACCESS NETWORK ARCHITECTURES
      9. ENERGY EFFICIENCY OF CENTRALIZED VS. DISTRIBUTED ACCESS NODE DEPLOYMENTS: BENELUX USE CASE
      10. FRESH AIR COOLING AT THE CENTRAL OFFICE: SWISSCOM USE CASE
      11. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 12: Greening the Survivable Optical Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. ENERGY-EFFICIENCY IN TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORKS
      4. ENERGY-EFFICIENT DESIGN OF THE INTERNET BACKBONE
      5. ENERGY-EFFICIENCY IN ACCESS NETWORKS
      6. ENERGY-EFFICIENT SURVIVABILITY IN THE OPTICAL BACKBONE
      7. ENERGY-EFFICIENT DESIGN FOR DEDICATED PATH PROTECTION
      8. ENERGY-EFFICIENT DESIGN FOR SHARED BACKUP PATH PROTECTION
      9. ENERGY-EFFICIENT AVAILABILITY DESIGN IN THE OPTICAL BACKBONE
      10. ENERGY-EFFICIENT SURVIVABILITY IN THE ACCESS NETWORKS
      11. ENERGY-EFFICIENT DESIGN FOR FI-WI NETWORKS
      12. ENERGY-EFFICIENT MANAGEMENT OF FI-WI NETWORKS
      13. SUMMARY AND DISCUSSION
    4. Chapter 13: Power Profiling the Internet Core
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. MODELING THE INTERNET POWER PROFILE
      5. SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS OF INTERNET POWER PROFILE
      6. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
      7. CONCLUSION
  10. Section 4: Computer and Processor Design and Implementation
    1. Chapter 14: Power Management and Energy Scavenging
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. 1. FUNDAMENTALS
      4. 2. GENERATION OPTIONS
      5. 3. SYSTEM INTEGRATION
      6. FUTURE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT DIRECTIONS
      7. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 15: Energy-Aware Switch Design
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. SWITCH DESIGN
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 16: Data-Stream-Driven Computers are Power and Energy Efficient
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. WHY LOW POWER AND ENERGY DESIGN?
      5. POWER DISSIPATION SOURCE IN CMOS CIRCUITS
      6. TRADITIONAL LOW POWER DESIGN TECHNIQUES WITH THE AID OF HW
      7. TRADITIONAL LOW POWER DESIGN TECHNIQUES WITH THE AID OF SW
      8. THREE DESIGNS FOR MATRIX MULTIPLICATION
      9. POWER AND ENERGY WHEN REPLACING NIOS II/E WITH HW
      10. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 17: Temperature-Power Consumption Relationship and Hot-Spot Migration for FPGA-Based Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
      3. POWER CONSUMPTION IN COGNITIVE RADIO ENVIRONMENT
      4. DIGITIAL THERMAL SENSOR: IMPLEMENTATION ANALYSIS AND VALIDATION AS A LOCAL RECONFIGURABLE SENSOR
      5. MEASUREMENT OF DIE TEMPERATURE AND POWER CONSUMPTION
      6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      7. CONCLUSION
  11. Compilation of References
  12. About the Contributors