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Pervasive Systems Centre School of Electronics and Computer Science WiSE: Wireless Sensing in ECS

Sensor networks for glaciers: Glacsweb

Glacsweb probes
Glacsweb base station - with Rob at work

The Glacsweb designed a sensor network to monitor glaciers - including producing new hardware (node) designs, new radio communication network protocols and robust control and telemetry. It deployed systems in Norway and Iceland which produced continuous data previously unseen by glaciologists. The interdisciplinary research involved computer science, electronics, mechanical engineering, glaciology and GIS.

Homepage: http://glacsweb.org
Type: Normal Research Project
Research Groups: Intelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, Pervasive Systems Centre, Web and Internet Science
Themes: Wireless Sensing and Sensor Networks, Pervasive Computing and Networks, Environmental Monitoring
Dates: 1st May 2005 to ?

Keywords

Funding

  • EPSRC

Principal Investigators

Other Investigators

  • pjb08r
  • le1d10
  • cp1506
  • [hidden]
  • ddj07r
  • [hidden]
URI: http://id.ecs.soton.ac.uk/project/565
RDF: http://rdf.ecs.soton.ac.uk/project/565

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