publications

Here you will find some of the publications I have co-authored, arranged by type (journal, book or book chapter, conference proceedings, trade magazines) and in chronologically reverse order. I have made available electronic copies of some of them, for the rest feel free to send me an e-mail and ask me for a copy.

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Journals

Valeria Soto-Mendoza, J. Antonio García-Macías, Edgar Chávez, Jorge R. Gomez-Montalvo, Eduardo Quintana. Detecting abnormal behaviours of institutionalized older adults through a hybrid-inference approach. Pervasive and Mobile Computing, 40, 2017. Pp 708-723. Elsevier. ISSN: 1574-1192 (Print), 1873-1589 (Electronic). DOI: 10.1016/j.pmcj.2017.06.019
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V. Soto-Mendoza, J.A. Garcia-Macias, E. Chavez, A.I. Martinez-Garcia, J. Favela, P. Serrano-Alvarado, M.R. Zuniga Rojas. Design of a Predictive Scheduling System to Improve Assisted Living Services for Elders. ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology. 2015, Vol. 6, No. 4. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2736700
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Jorge Alvarez-Lozano, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias, Edgar Chavez. Crowd Location Forecasting at Points of Interest. Int. J. Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing. 2015, Vol.18, No.4, pp.191 - 204.
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Carlos F. Caloca, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias, Thierry Delot. PLUGAM: Plug-In-Based Adaptation Middleware for Network Layer Protocols for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks. Int. J. Distributed Sensor Networks. vol. 2016, 29 pages, 2016. doi:10.1155/2016/415297
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Paul E. Estrada-Martinez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Semantic Interactions in the Internet of Things. Int. J. Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing. vol 13, no 3/4, pp 167-175, 2016.
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Edgardo Aviles-Lopez, J. Antonio García-Macías. Mashing up the Internet of Things: a framework for smart environments. EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2012:79. March 2012. ISSN: 1687-1499. DOI:10.1186/1687-1499-2012-79
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J. Antonio García-Macías, J. Alvarez-Lozano, Paul E. Estrada, Edgardo Aviles-Lopez. Browsing the Internet of Things with Sentient Visors. IEEE Computer. vol 44, no. 5, pp. 46-52, may 2011. DOI 10.1109/MC.2011.128
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Leocundo Aguilar, Guillermo Licea, J. Antonio García-Macías. An experimental wireless sensor network applied in engineering courses. Computer Applications in Engineering Education. Wiley Interscience. (accepted) 2009. DOI: 10.1002/cae.20364

Edgardo Aviles-Lopez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. TinySOA: A Service-Oriented Architecture for Wireless Sensor Networks. Service Oriented Computing and Applications. Volume 3, Number 2, june 2009. Springer London, pp. 99-108. ISSN 1863-2386. DOI: 10.1007/s11761-009-0043-x.
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N. Yankelovich, J. Scott, A. Hill, M. Bonner, J. Schieffer, B. MacIntyre, E. Mugellini, O. Khaled, F. Barras, J. Bapst, M. Bach, E. Aviles-Lopez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Building and Employing Cross-Reality, IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 55-57, Jul-Sep 2009. (short note, WIP)

Luis E. Palafox, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Deploying a voice capture sensor network system for a secure ubiquitous home environment. International Journal of Communication Systems. Vol 22, Issue 9, September 2009. John Wiley & Sons, ISSN 1074-5351.
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Rolando A. Cardenas-Tamayo, J. Antonio García-Macías, Timothy M. Miller, Patrick Rich, Janet Davis, Joan Albesa, Manel Gasulla, Jorge Higuera, María Teresa Penella, José Garcia, Alejandro Fernández-Montes, Maria-Angeles Grado-Caffaro, Karin Kappel, Thomas Grechenig, lhan Umut, Erdem U, Josh Wall, John Ward, Pervasive Computing Approaches to Environmental Sustainability, IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 54-57, Jan-Mar 2009. (short note, WIP)

Luis E. Palafox, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Exploiting Redundancy for Secure Data Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks. Computación y Sistemas, vol 11, no. 2, 2007. pp 129-142. ISSN 1405-5546
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Luis E. Palafox, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. A bio-inspired approach for data dissemination in wireless sensor networks. Infocomp Journal of Computer Science, Vol.5, N.3, September, 2006. pp 19-27. ISSN: 1807-4545.
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J. Antonio García-Macías, Franck Rousseau, Gilles Berger-Sabbatel, Leyla Toumi, Andrzej Duda. Quality of Service and Mobility for the Wireless Internet. ACM Wireless Networks. vol. 9, no. 4 (2003), pp 341-352. ISSN: 1022-0038.
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F. Rousseau, J.A. García-Macías, J. Valdeni de Lima, A. Duda. User Adaptable Multimedia Presentations for the WWW. Computer Networks. vol. 31, no. 11-16 (1999), pp 1273-1290. ISSN: 1389-1286.
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Favela, J., Rodriguez, J., Licea, G. y Garcia, J.A. Collaborative Software Development over the Internet: Tools and Experiences. Computacion y Sistemas, July-Sept/99, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 25-37. ISSN 1405-5546.

Books and book chapters

Luis E. Palafox, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Security in Wireless Sensor Networks In: Handbook of Research on Wireless Security. Y. Zhang (Ed.) IDEA Group. 2008. ISBN 159904899X.
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J. Antonio Garcia-Macias, Javier Gomez-Castellanos. MANET versus WSN in Sensor Networks and Configuration: Fundamentals, Standards, Platforms, and Applications. Nitaigour P. Mahalik (editor). Springer-Verlag, Germany. 2006. ISBN 3540373640.
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Leonardo Galicia Jimenez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Privacy and Location-Aware Service Discovery for Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems. in Mobile and Wireless Communications, vol 211, 2006. Guy Pujolle (ed.) Springer, pp. 47-59. ISBN 13: 9780-387-34634-2.

Martinez Garcia Ana Isabel, Jose Antonio Garcia Macias, Jesus Favela Vara. Context-aware mobile systems. In: David Blumel 2006 McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology. McGraw-Hill Computer Science.

J. Antonio García-Macías, Franck Rousseau, Gilles Berger-Sabbatel, Leyla Toumi, Andrzej Duda. Providing differentiated services (DiffServ) in wireless ad hoc networks. Chapter 7 in: Thomas Noel (Ed.) Wireless Mobile Phone Access to the Internet. Kogan Page Ltd; May 2003. ISBN 1903996325.
Amazon, Kogan-Page

J. Antonio García-Macías, Leyla Toumi. Wireless Local Access to the Mobile Internet. chapter 10 in: B. Furht, M. Ilyas (eds.) Wireless Internet Handbook, pp. 227-244. CRC Press, 2003. ISBN 0-8493-1502-6.
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Conference Proceedings

Carlos Cardenas, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. ProximiThings: Implementing Proxemic Interactions in the Internet of Things. The 8th International Conference on Emerging Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks (EUSPN 2017), Lund, Sweden. Procedia Computer Science, 2017 (113) 49-56. ISSN: 1877-0509.
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Marco A. Calderon, Saul E. Delgadillo and J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. A more human-centric Internet of Things with temporal and spatial context. 7th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT-2016). May 23-26, 2016, Madrid, Spain.
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Miguel A. Ylizaliturri-Salcedo, J. Antonio Garcıa-Macıas, Raul Cardenas-Osuna, and Leocundo Aguilar-Noriega. Smart cities for the rest of us. AFI 360 Conference Track on Smart Cities and the Future Internet. Puebla. May 26, 2016.

M. Ylizaliturri, J. Antonio García-Macías, Monica Tentori. Detecting Aggressive Driving Behavior with the Driving Habits System. Intl. Symposium on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence (UCAmI). 249-261 p. Puerto Varas, Chile. Dec 2015. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-26401-1 24.
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Valeria Soto-Mendoza, Jessica Beltran, Edgar Chavez, Jehu Hernandez, and J. Antonio Garcıa-Macıas. Abnormal Behavioral Patterns Detection from Activity Records of Institutionalized Older Adults. In: Salah A., Kröse B., Cook D. (eds) Human Behavior Understanding. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 9277. 2015. Springer.
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Jorge Alvarez-Lozano, J. Antonio García-Macías, and Edgar Chávez. Learning and user adaptation in location forecasting. In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication (UbiComp '13 Adjunct). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 461-470. DOI=10.1145/2494091.2495978
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Jorge Alvarez-Lozano, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias, Edgar Chavez. User Location Forecasting at Points of Interest. Personalization in Mobile Applications (PeMA) Workshop, at ACM Recommender Systems (RecSys) 2012. Dublin, Ireland. September 9-13, 2012.
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Paul Estrada, J. Antonio Garcia Macias, Jorge Alvarez-Lozano, Jesus Favela. The Sentient Visor: Towards a Browser for the Internet of Things. Intl. Symposium on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence (UCAmI). Riviera Maya, Mexico. December 2011.
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Edgardo Aviles-Lopez, J. Antonio Garcia Macias, Ismael Villanueva-Miranda. Developing Ambient Intelligence Applications for the Assisted Living of the Elderly. Intl Conf on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2010). Paris, France. November 2010.
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L. Aguilar, O. Castillo, J. A. García-Macías and G. Licea. Increasing Energy Efficiency of a Preamble Sampling MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks Using a Fuzzy Logic Approach. Soft Computing for Intelligent Control and Mobile Robotics. Studies in Computational Intelligence, 2011, Volume 318/2011, 125-142, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-15534-5_8

Carlos Caloca, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias, Thierry Delot. The Case for a Network Adaptation Framework in VANETs. Proc. IEEE WiMob Conference (Intl. Workshop on Vehicular Communications and Networking - VECON 2010). Niagara Falls, Canada. August 2010.
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Rolando A. Cardenas Tamayo, M. G. Lugo Ibarra, J. Antonio Garcia Macias. Better Crop Management with Decision Support Systems Based on Wireless Sensor Networks. Proc. CCE Conference 2010. IEEE Press. Chiapas, México. September, 2010.

Edgardo Aviles-Lopez, I. Villanueva, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias, Luis E. Palafox. Taking Care of Our Elders Through Augmented Spaces. CLIHC 2009. Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, nov 9-11 2009. (best paper award)
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Edgardo Aviles-Lopez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. UbiSOA Dashboard: Integrating the Physical and Digital Domains through Mashups. HCI International 2009. San Diego, USA, 19-24 July 2009. Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, Pp 466-474. ISSN: 0302-9743 (Print) 1611-3349 (Online), DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-02556-3
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Luis E. Palafox, Ismael Villanueva, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Assistance of elders in Activities of Daily Living through wireless technologies. International Workshop on Ambient Assisted Living (IWAAL 09). Salamanca, Spain, June 10-12, 2009.
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Luis E. Palafox, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Wireless Sensor Networks for Voice Recollection in Ubiquitous Home Environments. International Symposium on Wireless and Pervasive Computing (ISWPC 09). Melbourne, Australia, February 11-13, 2009.
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Issac Noe Garcia Garza, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Reprogramming Wireless Sensor Networks with a Selective and Incremental Approach. 5th International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Computing Science and Automatic Control. Mexico City, Mexico. November 12-14, 2008. IEEE Computer Society, pp 316-321. ISBN: 978-1-4244-2498-6.

E. Dalila Pinedo-Frausto, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. An Experimental Analysis of Zigbee Networks. 3rd IEEE Intl Workshop on Practical Issues in Building Sensor Network Applications (SenseApp 2008). Montreal, Canada, Oct 2008.
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J. Antonio Garcia-Macias, Edgardo Aviles-Lopez. Developing ubiquitous applications through service-oriented abstractions. 3rd Symposium on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence (UCAmI), Salamanca, Spain, October 2008.
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Luis E. Palafox, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Secure Data Recollection for Redundantly Deployed Wireless Sensor Networks. IEEE Workshop on Security, Privacy and Authentication in Wireless Networks (SPAWN). New Port Beach, California, June 23-27, 2008.
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Edgardo Aviles-Lopez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Managing Primary Context Through Web Services. Proc. IEEE ICDE 2008 Workshop (Data and Services Management in Mobile Environments - DS2ME). Cancun, april 2008.
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Edgardo Aviles-Lopez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Providing Service-Oriented Abstractions for the Wireless Sensor Grid. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4459 (GPC 2007 - Paris, France), pp 710-715 Springer-Verlag, may 2007. ISBN 3-540-72359-5.

Leonardo Galicia Jimenez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Privacy and Location-Aware Service Discovery for Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems. Proc. Mobile and Wireless Communications Networks (MWCN 2006 - Santiago, Chile). pp 47-59 Springer (Boston). ISBN 0-387-34634-1.

Edgardo Aviles Lopez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Hacia una arquitectura orientada a servicios para redes inalámbricas de sensores. Proc. Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing Workshop (ENC' 06). San Luis Potosi, Mexico. sept, 2006.

Carlos Ivan Estrella Balderrama, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Control de reprogramación dinámica en redes inalámbricas de sensores. Proc. Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing Workshop (ENC' 06). San Luis Potosi, Mexico. sept, 2006.

Luis E. Palafox, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Aplicación de técnicas bio-inspiradas en redes inalámbricas de sensores. Proc. Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing Workshop (ENC' 06). San Luis Potosi, Mexico. sept, 2006.

J. Antonio García-Macías, Dante Arias Torres. Service Discovery in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks: Better at the Network Layer?. Proc. IEEE Intl. Workshop on Wireless and Sensor Networks (WSNET'05), pp 452-457. Oslo, Norway, june 2005. ISBN: 1-7695-2381-1

Dante Arias Torres, J. Antonio García-Macías. Performance Analysis of Two Approaches to Service Discovery in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks. Lectures Notes in Computer Science 3563 (ISSADS 2005), pp 368-376. Springer-Verlag, august 2005. ISBN: 3-540-28063-4

Christian P. García-Martínez, J. Antonio García-Macías. Analysis of Context Transfer in Seamless IP Mobility. Lectures Notes in Computer Science 3563 (ISSADS 2005). pp. 417-424. Springer-Verlag, august 2005. ISBN: 3-540-28063-4

Christian P. García-Martínez, J. Antonio García-Macías. Seamless IP micro-mobility. Proc. 2nd Mobile Computing Workshop (ENC' 04). Colima, Mexico. Sept. 2004. ISBN 970-692-170-2.

Dante Arias Torres, J. Antonio García-Macías. Service Discovery in Mobile Ad-hoc Networks by Extending the AODV Protocol. Proc. 2nd Mobile Computing Workshop (ENC' 04). Colima, Mexico. Sept. 2004. ISBN 970-692-170-2.

P. Santana-Mancilla, L. Galicia-Jiménez, A.I. Martínez-García, J. Antonio García-Macías. Apoyo a Actividades Médicas a través de Servicios Web basados en HL7/CDA. Proc. Clinical Computing and Medical Informatics Workshop (ENC' 04). Colima, Mexico. Sept. 2004. ISBN 970-692-170-2.

L.O. Escobedo-Bravo, M.E. Tentori-Espinoza, L. Galicia-Jiménez, A.I. Martínez-García, J. Antonio García-Macías. SaPeR: Un Sistema para la Administración de Pacientes en Rehabilitación. Proc. Clinical Computing and Medical Informatics Workshop (ENC' 04). Colima, Mexico. Sept. 2004. ISBN 970-692-170-2.

Juan M. Oyoqui, J. Antonio García-Macías. Context transfer for seamless mobility. Proc. Fourth Mexican International Conference on Computer Science (ENC' 03). Tlaxcala, Mexico. Sept. 2003.

J. Antonio García-Macías, Franck Rousseau, Gilles Berger-Sabbatel, Leyla Toumi, Andrzej Duda. Mobility Management for Providing QoS in Local Area Wireless Networks. Proc. DAIS'2001, Third IFIP WG 6.1 International Working Conference on Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems, Kraków, Poland, 2001

J. Antonio García-Macías, Franck Rousseau, Gilles Berger-Sabbatel, Leyla Toumi, Andrzej Duda. Quality of Service and Mobility for the Wireless Internet. Proc. First ACM Wireless Mobile Internet Workshop, Rome, Italy, 2001

J.A. García-Macías, F. Rousseau. Servicios Activos para Abordar Problemas en Ambientes Móviles. 2do Encuentro Nacional de Cómputo (ENC99). Pachuca, Hidalgo, Mexico. Sep, 1999.

F. Rousseau, J.A. García-Macías, J. Valdeni de Lima, A. Duda. User Adaptable Multimedia Presentations for the WWW. 8th Intl. World Wide Web Conference. Toronto, Canada. May, 1999.

J.A. Garcia-Macias, F. Rousseau, A. Duda. Towards Flexible and Adaptable Multimedia for the WWW. IEEE Mexican Student Chapter Conference (CIECE'99). Guanajuato, Mexico. March 1999.

L. Bellido, J.A. Garcia, E. Pastor, J. Favela, D. Fernandez. Adaptive quality of service in collaborative applications. Proc. IFIP/Telecooperation '98. Vienna, Austria/Budapest, Hungary. Aug 31-sep 4, 1998.

G. Licea, J. Favela, J.A. Garcia, J.A. Aguilar. A Pattern System Supporting QoS for Synchronous Collaborative Systems. Proc. IEEE International Conference on Protocols for Multimedia Systems and Multimedia Networking (PROMS-Mmnet). Santiago, Chile. November,1997.

J.A. Aguilar, L. Bellido, J.A. Garcia, E. Pastor, J. Favela, D. Fernandez. An Environment for Supporting Interactive Presentations to Distributed Audiences over the WWW. Proc. International Workshop on Groupware (CRIWG'97). Madrid, Spain. October, 1997.

J.A.Garcia, J. Favela, G. Licea. Web-supported Collaborative Software Development. Proc. Taller de Ingenieria de Software/Encuentro Nacional de Computacion 97. Queretaro, Qro. September, 1997.

J.A. Garcia, J.A. Aguilar. Asynchronous Collaborative Forums on the WWW using YAWN. Congreso Internacional de Investigacion en Ciencias Computacionales (CIICC '96). Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.

Trade Magazines

Miscelaneous articles published in newspapers

Evelio Martinez, J. Antonio Garcia-Macias. Redes Wi-Fi en Malla. Revista RED. num 185, septiembre 2006. ISSN 1665-9597.

J.A. Garcia-Macias, C.P. Garcia-Martinez. WSN: redes inalámbricas de sensores. Revista Software Gurú. vol 1, no 5. Sept-Oct, 2005. ISSN: 1870-0888.

J.A. Garcia-Macias. La Muerte de Internet. Revista NET@. September, 2001.

J.A. Garcia-Macias. WAP: Vale la pena?. Revista NET@. February, 2001.

J.A. Garcia-Macias. La Nueva Red del Emperador. Revista NET@. December, 2000.

J.A. Garcia-Macias. QoS: un acrónimo que ha causado grandes confusiones. Revista RED. October, 1999.