Research Areas

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Networking

Research activities in this area focuses on Vehicular Delay-Tolerant Networks (VDTNs) and High Speed Networking, mainly, Optical Burst Switching (OBS). On VDTNs different research methodologies are being used, considering simulation, laboratory prototyping and real deployment.

Sensor Networks

Research activities in this area focuses on Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN), Body Sensor Networks (BSN) and development of new sensors for medical applications and biofeedback.

e-Learning and e-Health

Research activities in this area focuses on new learning technologies (such as mobile learning, intelligent tutoring, synchronous communication and new platforms) and new health technologies (such as mobile and ubiquitous health, biofeedback and health information systems).

Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing

Research activities in this area focus on mobile application development, context aware and location aware computing.