Advances in Data Science: Methodologies and Applications
Big data and data science are transforming our world today inways we could not have imagined at the beginning of thetwenty-first century. The accompanying wave of innovation hassparked advances in healthcare, engineering, business, science, andhuman perception, among others. The tremendous advances incomputing power and intelligent techniques have opened manyopportunities for managing data and investigating data in virtuallyevery field, and the scope of data science is expected to grow overthe next decade. These future research achievements will solve oldchallenges and create new opportunities for growth and development.Thus, the research presented in this book is interdisciplinary andcovers themes embracing emotions, artificial intelligence, roboticsapplications, sentiment analysis, smart city problems, assistivetechnologies, speech melody, and fall and abnormal behaviordetection. The book is directed to the researchers, practitioners,professors and students interested in recent advances inmethodologies and applications of data science. An introduction tothe topic is provided, and research challenges and future researchopportunities are highlighted throughout.