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Award for Best Graduate

Every year the University Duisburg-Essen awards the best graduates by a prize. This year our graduate Mike van Afferden was awarded for the best master thesis “An Efficient Transfer System for Vector-based Map Data”. Find more information here.


Paper accepted at ROBOT17 – The Iberian Robotics conference

Paper details: Eduardo Ferrera, Jesús Capitán, Pedro José Marrón: From Fast to Accurate Wireless Map Reconstruction for Human Positioning Systems (Iberian Robotics conference, pp. 299–310, Springer 2017) Abstract: Indoor localization systems for humans are becoming commonplace for context-aware applications. In many public areas such as shopping malls or airports, existing […]


Paper accepted at 15th International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks (EWSN 18)

Paper details: Richard Figura, Matteo Ceriotti, Sascha Jungen, Sascha Hevelke, Tobias Hagemeier, Pedro José Marrón: Morpheus: Simulate Reality for the Orchestration of Deployed Networked Embedded Systems Abstract: Cyber-Physical Systems (CPSs) realise sensing and actuating infrastructures available for diverse applications with disparate requirements. These systems intertwine with the surrounding environment, making […]


Auszeichnung als beste Projektgruppe im Masterstudiengang Angewandte Informatik-Systems Engineering

Der Studiengang Master of Science Angewandte Informatik-Systems Engineering hat das Ziel mit Projekten und Vorlesungen in den Bereichen Network Systems Engineering und Software System Engineering die Absolventen auf die Anwendung von modernen Methoden des Entwurfs von verteilten Rechensystemen vorzubereiten und Fähigkeiten zum Entwurf von Softwareschichten, vertiefte Kenntnisse von aktuellen Methoden […]


Best Paper Award at IE 2017

Paper Details: Stephan Wagner, Ngewi Fet, Marcus Handte, Pedro José Marrón: An approach for Hybrid Indoor / Outdoor Navigation Abstract: The wide availability of GPS-enabled devices has fueled the development of location-based applications. Among the most popular are navigation applications that guide users along their way. Due to the limited […]


Paper accepted at 14th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS 2017)

Paper details: Sascha Jungen, Matteo Ceriotti, Richard Figura, Pedro José Marrón: Situated Wireless Networks Optimization through Model-based Relocation of Nodes Abstract: The design and deployment of networked embedded systems is challenging. In particular, the environment in which the system operates has a severe impact on the final performance. Existing tools […]


Paper accepted at the 26th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2017)

Paper Details: Hugues Smeets, Matteo Ceriotti, Eduardo Ferrera, Pedro José Marrón: Replacing Free-Ranging Robots with Alternative Mobile Nodes Abstract: A wide range of mobile devices, e.g., wireless sensor nodes, RFID tags and smartphones, gradually coalesces into the Internet of Things (IoT). Debugging and optimizing such systems is challenging and necessary […]