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IUDX Stakeholder Meeting, 12 December 2018 @ Electronic City

The Indian Urban Data Exchange (IUDX), an open-source platform that allows the easy exchange of data within Indian cities, was introduced yesterday at an event in Electronic City by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA). The event included talks on the importance and key features of IUDX, as well as a demonstration of…
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Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs awards a grant to IISc to develop Indian Urban Data Exchange for Smart Cities

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has launched an ambitious Smart Cities Mission programme for the development of 100 Smart Cities, aimed at catalyzing investments in holistic infrastructure and services, development of integrated approaches to problem solving, promotion of co-creation and bottom-up innovation using technology, and creation of sustainable outcomes by espousing the…
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“Indian Urban Data Exchange” for Smart Cities

One focal point of RBCCPS activities are Smart Cities, especially the IT infrastructure needed to make them “smart”. One challenge is the diversity of Smart City solutions, often developed independently and created in vertical silos. As a result, data created by one specific application (like smart street lighting or smart surveillance) is usually only available…
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6th Meeting of Smart Infrastructure Sectional Committee

The Robert Bosch Centre for Cyber-Physical Systems organised the 6th Meeting of the Smart Infrastructure Sectional Committee, Bureau of Indian Standards, on 30 and 31 October 2018 at the Capitol Hotel and in the ECE department, IISc. The committee consists of 125 representatives of companies, universities, and government bodies. The following topics have been discussed…
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Online I-V Tracer for per string monitoring and maintenance of PV panels: Talk by Ashish Joglekar

Ashish Joglekar, Member of Technical Staff, was invited to present his paper “Online I-V Tracer for per string monitoring and maintenance of PV panels: A fast, retrofittable, low cost, online I-V tracer” at the 44th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, 21 to 23 October 2018 in Washington, D.C. (USA). A recording of…
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Short Course: Data visualisation for decision making

Instructor: Dr. Anand Lakshmanan, Founder and CEO SIRPI.io Venue: RBCCPS, Seminar Hall [Map] Timings: November 15, 22, 29 and December 6 – 5.30-6.30 pm Requirements: The course is open to students from all departments and disciplines. Participants are requested to bring their laptop for all sessions. Syllabus Session I: Data visualization (DV) for decision making…
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Industrial Internet of Things for energy efficient assembly lines: One year down the road

During the first project year, the following steps have been achieved: We instrumented the factory floor at Vinyas with several sensing modalities at various critical locations. We have designed and deployed an appropriate communication network in the factory. We have identified a suitable data flow architecture and have deployed the information infrastructure. We have built…
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Hackathon: Smart City solutions for traffic, parking management and pollution

A multi city developer tutorial using open source implementation of oneM2M, developed by a French research lab, LAAS – CNRS was organised by the India EU ICT Standards Collaboration Project. At IISc, in addition to the tutorial, a hackathon on Smart City applications was conducted on 16 February. 17 teams with three to five members…
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Research Internship Program in IoT and Autonomous Systems

We are happy to announce a one year, full-time Research Internship Program in IoT and Autonomous Systems.

Impressions of Open Day

Thank you all for visiting us on IISc Open Day 2017! Here are some impressions of our exhibits at RBCCPS: 3D printing and milling, which we use for rapid prototyping, examples of computer vision, and a demonstration of a self-balancing robot and autonomous drones. And two videos taken by our Parrot Bebop Drone, first taking pictures…
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