EITCC

sensing

Sensing and actuating

Bringing novel sensing mechanisms and actuation by accessing existing devices and developing new IoT sensing sources.
local

Local information fusion

Research on data aggregation algorithms to create refined and contextual information obtained in multiple local sensing devices.
remote

Remote information fusion and big data analytics in the cloud

Implement information fusion from multiple distributed sensors, historical and contextual information to provide higher level of abstraction to C3.
ict4d

Networks for ICT4D

Development of solutions for ad-hoc broadband networks for remote locations in developing countries.

C3

mind

Mind and behaviour

Researching human interaction with computers, with a particular focus on ethics, perception, cognition, communication and cultural aspects.
health

Health and wellbeing

Researching solutions for patient empowerment, reducing burden in public health care and streamlining the path to full digitally supported health.
nutrition

Nutrition

Understanding what people eat, why they eat it, and how healthier and more sustainable behaviours could be encouraged towards gains in health and reduction of food waste.
agriculture

Agriculture

Considering applications suitable to developed and developing regions towards sustainability and efficiency gains by introducing precision agriculture
activity

Activity monitoring

Understanding the users, their activities, context and behaviour, and providing tailored recommendations and tools that will be useful for tackling the challenges of coping with ageing and health conditions, preventing diseases by keeping an active and healthy lifestyle, improving the performance of sports athletes and increasing public safety and security.
community

Community tools and social inclusion

Developing inclusive tools, which make use of crowdsourcing and data mining concepts, focused on citizen empowerment, participatory monitoring, urban service delivery, and social equity.