Internet of Things

Theme Lead: Professor Chris Taylor

Scope of Theme

Internet of Things (IoT) technology will play a crucial role in digital transformation across a broad
range of sectors, providing the link between physical and digital worlds. It will support ubiquitous sensing of personal and public environments, asset location, real-time control, and context-sensitive communication, providing opportunities for new services, processes and ways of working. The theme includes:

  • Low power communications
  • Sensor and ad-hoc networks
  • Streaming data analytics
  • Sensor technology
  • Socio-technical systems
  • Data aggregation and management
  • Context awareness