Combining forecasts from different models has shown to perform better than single forecasts in most times series. In this paper new techniques for combining a large number of forecasting models in order to achieve better forecasting performance are introduced. This class of new techniques for combining is based on using consistent experts for forecasting.
Plants have been always a replete source of drugs since from ancient times. The Indian traditional system of medicine is a rich source of plants for the various maladies. As per World Health Organistaion (WHO), nearly 90 % of the population in developing countries use plants as a primary source of treatment. Diabetes Mellitus is a one of the fast growing… (More)
Plants are the principal source of raw materials for plant based medicine since ancient times. The traditional herbal medicines are receiving great importance in the health care sector. In Indian system of medicine i.e, ayurveda, one of the plant Naravelia zeylanica (Linn) DC belonging to family ranunculaceae has been used in the treatment of helminthiasis,… (More)
Secure multicast represents the core component of many web and multimedia applications such as pay-TV, telecon-ferencing, real-time distribution of stock market price and etc. The main challenges for secure multicast is scalability, efficiency and authenticity. In this project, we propose a scalable, efficient, authenticated group key agreement scheme for… (More)
This paper presents a health monitoring study of concrete specimens using embedded piezoelectric transducer (PZT) via electromechanical (EM) impedance technique. The main objective of this research is to present a very easy method of embedding PZT sensor in concrete for monitoring either fresh or cured concrete. The basic principle; is to record EM… (More)