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Social usage of Big Data Application in Smart city

Editorial Board
Lead Guest Editors:
  • Girija Narasimhan ()
Aims & Scope
The focal point of the special issue is the social usage of big data applications in smart cities. The success ratio of any innovative technology is adequately measured by how they contribute generously the society i.e. social usage. The word “Smart” meaning in the technology perspective is Artificial Intelligence (AI). The smart city is not an only humanoid based technology lifestyle. The key perspective of a smart city is merely providing a more lavish quality lifestyle to residents like measuring clean air quality and distilled water, better mobility like traffic control and efficient public services and education. All facility is possible only by collecting a large amount of data about the requirement i.e. Big data and do appropriate analysis to achieve smart city concepts. This special issue aims to bring together pioneering research from academia, researchers and industry to explore the applications of big data technology in the smart city field. Topics include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Smart traffic
  • City Lighting
  • Smart Education
  • Waste Management
  • Crime Mapping
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Big Data Management
  • Advanced Big data Algorithm
Manuscript submission deadline:
Notification of acceptance:
Submission of final revised paper:
Publication of special issue (tentative):

Smart Cities
Submission Closed