Applied Sciences-Basel

(The TQCC of Applied Sciences-Basel is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
IoT Privacy and Security: Challenges and Solutions327
The Impact of Drought in Plant Metabolism: How to Exploit Tolerance Mechanisms to Increase Crop Production300
Diversity of Synthetic Dyes from Textile Industries, Discharge Impacts and Treatment Methods290
Advances in Metal Additive Manufacturing: A Review of Common Processes, Industrial Applications, and Current Challenges273
Observation of Potential Contaminants in Processed Biomass Using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy261
Value-Oriented and Ethical Technology Engineering in Industry 5.0: A Human-Centric Perspective for the Design of the Factory of the Future253
Current Challenges and Future Opportunities for XAI in Machine Learning-Based Clinical Decision Support Systems: A Systematic Review227
Design and Optimization of Lattice Structures: A Review226
Peak Fitting Applied to Fourier Transform Infrared and Raman Spectroscopic Analysis of Proteins224
Blockchain in Agriculture Traceability Systems: A Review210
A Review of the Water Desalination Technologies207
Bi-LSTM Model to Increase Accuracy in Text Classification: Combining Word2vec CNN and Attention Mechanism205
Deep Residual Learning for Image Recognition: A Survey193
A Review of the Artificial Neural Network Models for Water Quality Prediction192
Fe3O4 Nanoparticles: Structures, Synthesis, Magnetic Properties, Surface Functionalization, and Emerging Applications187
Consumer Acceptance of Cultured Meat: An Updated Review (2018–2020)169
Industry 4.0 Technologies for Manufacturing Sustainability: A Systematic Review and Future Research Directions168
How to Promote User Purchase in Metaverse? A Systematic Literature Review on Consumer Behavior Research and Virtual Commerce Application Design160
A Comparative Study of Random Forest and Genetic Engineering Programming for the Prediction of Compressive Strength of High Strength Concrete (HSC)156
A Novel K-Means Clustering Algorithm with a Noise Algorithm for Capturing Urban Hotspots151
Real-Time Hand Gesture Recognition Based on Deep Learning YOLOv3 Model151
ChatGPT for Education and Research: Opportunities, Threats, and Strategies150
Predicting Student Performance Using Data Mining and Learning Analytics Techniques: A Systematic Literature Review149
Phosphogypsum Recycling: A Review of Environmental Issues, Current Trends, and Prospects147
IoT-Enabled Smart Cities: A Review of Concepts, Frameworks and Key Technologies145
Impact of Dataset Size on Classification Performance: An Empirical Evaluation in the Medical Domain143
Towards a Better Understanding of Transfer Learning for Medical Imaging: A Case Study143
An Overview of Variants and Advancements of PSO Algorithm139
Recommendation Systems: Algorithms, Challenges, Metrics, and Business Opportunities139
IoT-Enabled Smart Agriculture: Architecture, Applications, and Challenges139
DeepSOCIAL: Social Distancing Monitoring and Infection Risk Assessment in COVID-19 Pandemic133
Sentence Representation Method Based on Multi-Layer Semantic Network132
Sustainability in the Circular Economy: Insights and Dynamics of Designing Circular Business Models131
Can We Use Functional Annotation of Prokaryotic Taxa (FAPROTAX) to Assign the Ecological Functions of Soil Bacteria?130
Effect of Temperatures on Polyphenols during Extraction128
Doped Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterization and Potential Use in Nanomedicine126
Deep Learning System for COVID-19 Diagnosis Aid Using X-ray Pulmonary Images126
Levels and Changes of Physical Activity in Adolescents during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Contextualizing Urban vs. Rural Living Environment124
Digital Twin and Web-Based Virtual Gaming Technologies for Online Education: A Case of Construction Management and Engineering122
Lignin to Materials: A Focused Review on Recent Novel Lignin Applications121
Photodynamic Therapy—An Up-to-Date Review119
The Use of Microalgae and Cyanobacteria in the Improvement of Agricultural Practices: A Review on Their Biofertilising, Biostimulating and Biopesticide Roles115
COVID-19: A Comparison of Time Series Methods to Forecast Percentage of Active Cases per Population113
Surface Defect Detection Methods for Industrial Products: A Review113
Applications of Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Technology in Medicine, Agriculture and Food Industry113
A Systematic Review of Explainable Artificial Intelligence in Terms of Different Application Domains and Tasks113
Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning: A Review of Challenges and Applications111
A Survey of Machine Learning Models in Renewable Energy Predictions110
Recent Advancements in Non-Destructive Testing Techniques for Structural Health Monitoring109
Long Short-Term Memory Network-Based Metaheuristic for Effective Electric Energy Consumption Prediction108
Sentiment Analysis and Topic Modeling on Tweets about Online Education during COVID-19107
Oil Press-Cakes and Meals Valorization through Circular Economy Approaches: A Review107
A Few Shot Classification Methods Based on Multiscale Relational Networks105
Review on Silver Nanoparticles as a Novel Class of Antibacterial Solutions105
A Spring Search Algorithm Applied to Engineering Optimization Problems104
A Deep Fusion Matching Network Semantic Reasoning Model103
The Role of Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR) in Mitigating Plant’s Environmental Stresses102
Literature Review of Digital Twins Applications in Construction Workforce Safety102
Predicting Student Performance in Higher Educational Institutions Using Video Learning Analytics and Data Mining Techniques101
Digital Twin and Internet of Things—Current Standards Landscape101
Accelerating Detection of Lung Pathologies with Explainable Ultrasound Image Analysis99
A Systematic Review of Gluten-Free Dough and Bread: Dough Rheology, Bread Characteristics, and Improvement Strategies98
Green Synthesized ZnO Nanoparticles Mediated by Mentha Spicata Extract Induce Plant Systemic Resistance against Tobacco Mosaic Virus98
A Comprehensive Survey of the Recent Studies with UAV for Precision Agriculture in Open Fields and Greenhouses98
A Novel Advancing Signal Processing Method Based on Coupled Multi-Stable Stochastic Resonance for Fault Detection97
Electrochemical Biosensors Based on Conducting Polymers: A Review96
Brain Tumor Analysis Using Deep Learning and VGG-16 Ensembling Learning Approaches96
The Perspective of Large-Scale Production of Algae Biodiesel96
A Review on Upper Limb Rehabilitation Robots94
Crypto Collectibles, Museum Funding and OpenGLAM: Challenges, Opportunities and the Potential of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)94
Deep Learning for Optic Disc Segmentation and Glaucoma Diagnosis on Retinal Images94
Applications of Magnesium and Its Alloys: A Review93
Variable Compliance Control for Robotic Peg-in-Hole Assembly: A Deep-Reinforcement-Learning Approach93
Biogenic Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterisation and Applications93
The Current State of Research of Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing (WAAM): A Review93
Hybrid Malware Classification Method Using Segmentation-Based Fractal Texture Analysis and Deep Convolution Neural Network Features91
Digital Twin for Supply Chain Coordination in Modular Construction91
UWB Indoor Localization Using Deep Learning LSTM Networks91
Mobile Learning Technologies for Education: Benefits and Pending Issues91
Antibacterial Activity of TiO2 Nanoparticles Prepared by One-Step Laser Ablation in Liquid90
Sentiment Analysis of Students’ Feedback with NLP and Deep Learning: A Systematic Mapping Study89
A Review on Vibration-Based Condition Monitoring of Rotating Machinery89
Virtual Reality Metaverse System Supplementing Remote Education Methods: Based on Aircraft Maintenance Simulation88
Virtual Reality in Museums: Exploring the Experiences of Museum Professionals88
Systematic Literature Review of Challenges in Blockchain Scalability88
Artificial Intelligence Evolution in Smart Buildings for Energy Efficiency88
Recent Developments in Lignin- and Tannin-Based Non-Isocyanate Polyurethane Resins for Wood Adhesives—A Review87
A New Concept of Digital Twin Supporting Optimization and Resilience of Factories of the Future85
BIM-Based Digital Twin and XR Devices to Improve Maintenance Procedures in Smart Buildings: A Literature Review85
Extensive Benchmarking of DFT+U Calculations for Predicting Band Gaps85
Robust Design Optimization and Emerging Technologies for Electrical Machines: Challenges and Open Problems85
Applications of Digital Twin across Industries: A Review85
Augmented Reality: A Systematic Review of Its Benefits and Challenges in E-learning Contexts85
Anomaly-Based Intrusion Detection Systems in IoT Using Deep Learning: A Systematic Literature Review84
On Predictive Maintenance in Industry 4.0: Overview, Models, and Challenges84
Improvement of an Online Education Model with the Integration of Machine Learning and Data Analysis in an LMS84
Stochastic Recognition of Physical Activity and Healthcare Using Tri-Axial Inertial Wearable Sensors83
The Application of Virtual Reality in Engineering Education83
A Comprehensive Assessment of XGBoost Algorithm for Landslide Susceptibility Mapping in the Upper Basin of Ataturk Dam, Turkey82
Performance Evaluation of a Proposed Machine Learning Model for Chronic Disease Datasets Using an Integrated Attribute Evaluator and an Improved Decision Tree Classifier82
Smart Industrial Robot Control Trends, Challenges and Opportunities within Manufacturing82
Review of V2X–IoT Standards and Frameworks for ITS Applications82
Review of Microsoft HoloLens Applications over the Past Five Years81
Electroencephalography (EEG) Technology Applications and Available Devices80
A Review of Ensemble Learning Algorithms Used in Remote Sensing Applications80
Prediction of Pile Bearing Capacity Using XGBoost Algorithm: Modeling and Performance Evaluation79
Improved YOLOv5: Efficient Object Detection Using Drone Images under Various Conditions79
A Review of Recent Developments and Advances in Eco-Friendly Geopolymer Concrete79
Optimization of the Synthesis of Fungus-Mediated Bi-Metallic Ag-Cu Nanoparticles78
3D Printing in COVID-19: Productivity Estimation of the Most Promising Open Source Solutions in Emergency Situations78
Recent Progress in Applications of Non-Thermal Plasma for Water Purification, Bio-Sterilization, and Decontamination78
Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coatings: Classification, Properties, and Applications78
Generic Digital Twin Architecture for Industrial Energy Systems78
Removal of Pharmaceuticals from Water by Adsorption and Advanced Oxidation Processes: State of the Art and Trends78
How to Correctly Detect Face-Masks for COVID-19 from Visual Information?77
Technology Acceptance in Healthcare: A Systematic Review77
Deep Eutectic Solvents for the Extraction of Bioactive Compounds from Natural Sources and Agricultural By-Products77
A New Method of Inland Water Ship Trajectory Prediction Based on Long Short-Term Memory Network Optimized by Genetic Algorithm76
2D/3D Multimode Medical Image Registration Based on Normalized Cross-Correlation76
Micro-LED as a Promising Candidate for High-Speed Visible Light Communication76
Recent Developments on Hydrogen Production Technologies: State-of-the-Art Review with a Focus on Green-Electrolysis76
Yttrium Oxide Nanoparticle Synthesis: An Overview of Methods of Preparation and Biomedical Applications76
Augmented Reality and Gamification in Education: A Systematic Literature Review of Research, Applications, and Empirical Studies75
Building Information Modelling and Internet of Things Integration for Facility Management—Literature Review and Future Needs75
An Improved Algorithm of Drift Compensation for Olfactory Sensors75
A Review on Recent Advancements of Graphene and Graphene-Related Materials in Biological Applications75
Deep and Meaningful E-Learning with Social Virtual Reality Environments in Higher Education: A Systematic Literature Review74
Deep Eutectic Solvents: Are They Safe?73
Remediation of Metal/Metalloid-Polluted Soils: A Short Review72
Internet of Nonthermal Food Processing Technologies (IoNTP): Food Industry 4.0 and Sustainability72
Short-Term Forecasting of Photovoltaic Solar Power Production Using Variational Auto-Encoder Driven Deep Learning Approach72
Augmented Reality Maintenance Assistant Using YOLOv572
Review of Indoor Positioning: Radio Wave Technology72
An Adapted Model of Cognitive Digital Twins for Building Lifecycle Management71
A Survey on Robotic Technologies for Forest Firefighting: Applying Drone Swarms to Improve Firefighters’ Efficiency and Safety71
Plant-Growth-Promoting Bacteria Mitigating Soil Salinity Stress in Plants70
Machine Learning-Based Prediction of Air Quality70
A Survey on Change Detection and Time Series Analysis with Applications70
Study on Accuracy Metrics for Evaluating the Predictions of Damage Locations in Deep Piles Using Artificial Neural Networks with Acoustic Emission Data70
Detection of Cardiac Structural Abnormalities in Fetal Ultrasound Videos Using Deep Learning70
Fractional-Order Controller for Course-Keeping of Underactuated Surface Vessels Based on Frequency Domain Specification and Improved Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm70
Fertilization and Soil Microbial Community: A Review70
Artificial Intelligence for Student Assessment: A Systematic Review69
Agro-Nanotechnology as an Emerging Field: A Novel Sustainable Approach for Improving Plant Growth by Reducing Biotic Stress69
Plant Disease Detection Using Deep Convolutional Neural Network69
Animal Protein Sources as a Substitute for Fishmeal in Aquaculture Diets: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis69
COVID-XNet: A Custom Deep Learning System to Diagnose and Locate COVID-19 in Chest X-ray Images69
Automated Detection of Sleep Stages Using Deep Learning Techniques: A Systematic Review of the Last Decade (2010–2020)69
A Semi-Supervised Extreme Learning Machine Algorithm Based on the New Weighted Kernel for Machine Smell69
Bearing Fault Classification of Induction Motors Using Discrete Wavelet Transform and Ensemble Machine Learning Algorithms68
A Review on the Advancements in the Field of Metal Complexes with Schiff Bases as Antiproliferative Agents68
Developing a Digital Twin and Digital Thread Framework for an ‘Industry 4.0’ Shipyard68
Micro and Nano Plastics Distribution in Fish as Model Organisms: Histopathology, Blood Response and Bioaccumulation in Different Organs68
A Review of Explainable Deep Learning Cancer Detection Models in Medical Imaging68
Optimal Harmonic Mitigation in Distribution Systems with Inverter Based Distributed Generation68
A Systematic Review of Federated Learning in the Healthcare Area: From the Perspective of Data Properties and Applications68
Hybrid Metal/Polymer Filaments for Fused Filament Fabrication (FFF) to Print Metal Parts68
A Two-Stage Industrial Defect Detection Framework Based on Improved-YOLOv5 and Optimized-Inception-ResnetV2 Models67
LSTM and Bat-Based RUSBoost Approach for Electricity Theft Detection67
Electric Vehicles: Benefits, Challenges, and Potential Solutions for Widespread Adaptation67
Detection of Camellia oleifera Fruit in Complex Scenes by Using YOLOv7 and Data Augmentation67
TTCNN: A Breast Cancer Detection and Classification towards Computer-Aided Diagnosis Using Digital Mammography in Early Stages66
Critical Perspective on Advanced Treatment Processes for Water and Wastewater: AOPs, ARPs, and AORPs66
Essential Oil Quality and Purity Evaluation via FT-IR Spectroscopy and Pattern Recognition Techniques66
IoT Intrusion Detection Using Machine Learning with a Novel High Performing Feature Selection Method65
Is Digital Twin Technology Supporting Safety Management? A Bibliometric and Systematic Review65
Anomaly Detection Using Deep Neural Network for IoT Architecture65
An Overview of Bioactive Flavonoids from Citrus Fruits65
Arsenic Contamination of Groundwater and Its Implications for Drinking Water Quality and Human Health in Under-Developed Countries and Remote Communities—A Review64
Review of Renewable Energy-Based Charging Infrastructure for Electric Vehicles64
Extraction, Characterization, and Applications of Pectins from Plant By-Products64
Advances, Applications, and Comparison of Thermal (Pasteurization, Sterilization, and Aseptic Packaging) against Non-Thermal (Ultrasounds, UV Radiation, Ozonation, High Hydrostatic Pressure) Technolog64
Application of Unconventional Seismic Attributes and Unsupervised Machine Learning for the Identification of Fault and Fracture Network64
COVID-19 Vaccination Awareness and Aftermath: Public Sentiment Analysis on Twitter Data and Vaccinated Population Prediction in the USA64
Review of Functionally Graded Thermal Sprayed Coatings64
Environmentally Friendly Anticorrosive Polymeric Coatings64
Landslide Susceptibility Assessment by Using Convolutional Neural Network63
Hydrogen Energy Demand Growth Prediction and Assessment (2021–2050) Using a System Thinking and System Dynamics Approach63
A Review of Video Object Detection: Datasets, Metrics and Methods63
Copper Nanoparticles: Synthesis and Characterization, Physiology, Toxicity and Antimicrobial Applications63
Inspection and Classification of Semiconductor Wafer Surface Defects Using CNN Deep Learning Networks63
Advances on Water Quality Detection by UV-Vis Spectroscopy63
2D/3D Multimode Medical Image Alignment Based on Spatial Histograms63
Development of 340-GHz Transceiver Front End Based on GaAs Monolithic Integration Technology for THz Active Imaging Array63
A Decision-Support Model for Additive Manufacturing Scheduling Using an Integrative Analytic Hierarchy Process and Multi-Objective Optimization63
Solving Partial Differential Equations Using Deep Learning and Physical Constraints63
Fundamentals of Building Deconstruction as a Circular Economy Strategy for the Reuse of Construction Materials62
A Deep Learning Approach for Automatic Hate Speech Detection in the Saudi Twittersphere62
A Comparison of Power Quality Disturbance Detection and Classification Methods Using CNN, LSTM and CNN-LSTM62
Privacy-Preserving Federated Learning Using Homomorphic Encryption62
Classification and Predictions of Lung Diseases from Chest X-rays Using MobileNet V262
What Disease Does This Patient Have? A Large-Scale Open Domain Question Answering Dataset from Medical Exams62
A Review of Machine Learning and Deep Learning Techniques for Anomaly Detection in IoT Data62
Semantic Web and Knowledge Graphs for Industry 4.062
Chemometric Strategies for Spectroscopy-Based Food Authentication61
Deep Data Assimilation: Integrating Deep Learning with Data Assimilation61
Ulvan, a Polysaccharide from Macroalga Ulva sp.: A Review of Chemistry, Biological Activities and Potential for Food and Biomedical Applications61
Estimation of Risk to the Eco-Environment and Human Health of Using Heavy Metals in the Uttarakhand Himalaya, India61
Classification of Heart Sounds Using Convolutional Neural Network61
Retinal Image Analysis for Diabetes-Based Eye Disease Detection Using Deep Learning61
Green Synthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanoparticles Using Flaxseed Extract and Evaluation of Their Antibacterial and Antioxidant Activities61
Biomolecules from Microalgae and Cyanobacteria: Applications and Market Survey60
Data Protection and Privacy of the Internet of Healthcare Things (IoHTs)60
A Novel Machine Learning Approach Combined with Optimization Models for Eco-efficiency Evaluation60
Enhanced K-Nearest Neighbor for Intelligent Fault Diagnosis of Rotating Machinery59
Enhanced Artificial Neural Network with Harris Hawks Optimization for Predicting Scour Depth Downstream of Ski-Jump Spillway59
Augmented Reality in Cultural Heritage: An Overview of the Last Decade of Applications59
Nanoencapsulation of Essential Oils as Natural Food Antimicrobial Agents: An Overview59
The Blockchain Oracle Problem in Decentralized Finance—A Multivocal Approach59
Study of Sea Fog Environment Polarization Transmission Characteristics59
Neural Network Based Country Wise Risk Prediction of COVID-1958
Hydrogen Production from Offshore Wind Parks: Current Situation and Future Perspectives58
Domiciliary Use of Chlorhexidine vs. Postbiotic Gels in Patients with Peri-Implant Mucositis: A Split-Mouth Randomized Clinical Trial58
Ransomware Detection Using the Dynamic Analysis and Machine Learning: A Survey and Research Directions58
Identification of Epileptic EEG Signals Using Convolutional Neural Networks58
Integrated Optical Phased Arrays for Beam Forming and Steering58
Ensuring Agricultural Sustainability through Remote Sensing in the Era of Agriculture 5.058
Deep Learning at the Mobile Edge: Opportunities for 5G Networks58
Industry 4.0 Roadmap: Implementation for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises58
The DEMO Water-Cooled Lead–Lithium Breeding Blanket: Design Status at the End of the Pre-Conceptual Design Phase58
A Framework for Fall Detection Based on OpenPose Skeleton and LSTM/GRU Models58
Sound-Absorbing Composites with Rubber Crumb from Used Tires58
Defining SMEs’ 4.0 Readiness Indicators57
Enhancing U-Net with Spatial-Channel Attention Gate for Abnormal Tissue Segmentation in Medical Imaging57
A Review of Human–Computer Interaction and Virtual Reality Research Fields in Cognitive InfoCommunications57
Design of a Smart Factory Based on Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet of Things towards Industry 4.057
A Systematic Review on Blockchain Adoption57
Kinematics Model Optimization Algorithm for Six Degrees of Freedom Parallel Platform57
Life Cycle Assessment of an NMC Battery for Application to Electric Light-Duty Commercial Vehicles and Comparison with a Sodium-Nickel-Chloride Battery57
4D Printing of Origami Structures for Minimally Invasive Surgeries Using Functional Scaffold57
Brewer’s Spent Grains: Possibilities of Valorization, a Review57
Intelligent Packaging for Real-Time Monitoring of Food-Quality: Current and Future Developments57
Insulator Faults Detection in Aerial Images from High-Voltage Transmission Lines Based on Deep Learning Model57
Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma in Wound Healing and Cancer Treatment57
Intelligent Ultra-Light Deep Learning Model for Multi-Class Brain Tumor Detection57
An Ensemble of Convolutional Neural Networks for Audio Classification57
Comparative Analysis of Low Discrepancy Sequence-Based Initialization Approaches Using Population-Based Algorithms for Solving the Global Optimization Problems57
Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality, and Hybrid Approach in Healthcare Simulation: A Systematic Review56
Nanodiamonds: Synthesis and Application in Sensing, Catalysis, and the Possible Connection with Some Processes Occurring in Space56
A Comparison of Pooling Methods for Convolutional Neural Networks56
Seamless Human–Robot Collaborative Assembly Using Artificial Intelligence and Wearable Devices56
Sentinel-2 Satellite Imagery for Urban Land Cover Classification by Optimized Random Forest Classifier56
Digital Twin for Designing and Reconfiguring Human–Robot Collaborative Assembly Lines56
The Application of Augmented Reality in the Automotive Industry: A Systematic Literature Review56
IoT and Deep Learning Based Approach for Rapid Screening and Face Mask Detection for Infection Spread Control of COVID-1956
Smart Factory Using Virtual Reality and Online Multi-User: Towards a Metaverse for Experimental Frameworks56
Review on Mechanical Thermal Properties of Superalloys and Thermal Barrier Coating Used in Gas Turbines56
A Multi-Stage Classification Approach for IoT Intrusion Detection Based on Clustering with Oversampling56
Service Robots: Trends and Technology56
Breast Cancer Detection Using Mammogram Images with Improved Multi-Fractal Dimension Approach and Feature Fusion56