Best Paper Award EWSN’23 – Jagdeep Singh

Jagdeep Singh has been granted the Best Paper Award in the The International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks (EWSN 2023) celebrated in the University of Calabria – Rende, Italy – 25-27 September 2023, for his paper “BLoB: Beating-based Localization for Single-antenna BLE Devices”. In this paper, he presented present BLoB, a system in […]

Best Paper Award DCOSS – Jagdeep Singh

Jagdeep Singh has been granted the Best Paper Award in the 19th Annual International Conference on Distributed Computing in Smart Systems and the Internet of Things (DCOSS-IoT 2023), Coral Bay, Cyprus, 19-21 June. In this paper, he presented BmmW, an indoor localization system that augments the ranging estimates obtained with BLE 5.1’s constant tone extension […]

Combatting food scarcity with high-tech farming solutions

How secure is our food supply for the future? The search for an answer to this question led a team from Spanish data network research institute IMDEA Networks to create LiFi4Food, a start-up that provides solutions for digital and precision agriculture. The research team’s innovative business idea earned it the top prize in the food […]

Training Event – University of Palermo

On the 12-13 of December took place an extra training event organized by University of Palermo. A new opportunity for the network to get together and keep improving the ESR’s skills in different topics like entrepreneurship, PhD defense, CV preparation… very useful for their career after the PhD defense. Find here the complete schedule: DAY […]

1st Prize of the EIT Jumstarter awarded!

Dayrene Frometa has participated with a team from IMDEA Networks in the EIT Jumstarter program as part of her project activities. During the 8 month-long program, the team worked in finding and validating innovative ideas to draw up a business model to create a startup called LiFi4Food. They received training on the lean start-up methodology […]

Best Paper Award – Jagdeep Singh

Jagdeep Singh has been granted the Best Paper Award in the 1st ACM Workshop on AI Empowered Mobile and Wireless Sensing (Morse’22), co-located with MobiCom 2022. MORSE is a workshop that brings together researchers in the broad field of wireless and mobile sensing to share the latest research effort toward the objective of ubiquitous and […]

European Researchers’ Night 2022: Vienna (Austria)

Event Name: Can LEDs talk? Description: Presentation of our work in LiFi technology. Date and Time: 30 September 2022 – 15:00-24:00 Vienna and online Speakers: Behnaz Majlesein (LightBee), Damon Ye (TU Delft), Jagdeep Singh (Toshiba) and Ömer Dalgiç (SUPSI)   Almost all light sources in our environment are based on LEDs. They are widely used […]

Event 7 – Tutorial in ESWN 2022

Wireless connectivity has instigated phenomenal advancements in our society with monumental socio-economic benefits. From commerce to healthcare and emerging paradigms such as internet of things (IoT), smart home/city, industry 4.0 and many more, wireless connectivity continues to enable new services, applications, products and developments. To meet our ever-increasing demand for ubiquitous wireless connectivity and sustain […]

Event 8 – Industry Day

The training event 8 was celebrated on the 26-27 of July in Instambul (Turkey) at FORD-OTOSAN premises. The event is called Industry Day because all industrial beneficiaries and partners form a panel to provide substantial insight and feedback on potential applications and use cases for the ESR’s work and on optical technologies in general. The […]

Best Poster Prize – Burak Özyurt

Burak Özyurt has been recently appreciated with the Best Poster Prize at the 2022 School Research Conference by the University of Edinburgh School of Engineering for “Resilient LiFi for Internet-of-Things”. The annual School Research Conference is a celebration of our multi-faceted research within the School of Engineering. Our School Research Conference showcases innovation by our students […]