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Contributing to the Internet of Things

  • Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
  • João Goes
  • Luís Gomes
  • João Martins
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 394)

Abstract

The fast development of networked smart devices equipped with sensors and radio-frequency identification, connected to the Internet, is enabling the emergence of many new applications and the redesign of traditional systems towards more effective operation. Raising awareness among engineering PhD students for the potential of this new wave in their research work is a crucial element in their education. With this aim, the doctoral conference DoCEIS’13 focused on technological innovation for the Internet of Things, challenging the contributors to analyze in which ways their technical and scientific work could contribute to or benefit from this paradigm. The results of this initiative, which was reasonably successful, are briefly analyzed.

Keywords

Internet of Things Cyber Physical Systems 

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Copyright information

© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
    • 1
  • João Goes
    • 1
  • Luís Gomes
    • 1
  • João Martins
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Engenharia Electrotécnica, Faculdade de Ciências e TecnologiaUniversidade Nova de LisboaCaparicaPortugal

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