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Location-based Services Project Released

The result of the master-level project on Location-based Services that took place during the winter term 2017/18 is now available for general use. In the project, students developed a location-based service that allows users to share their location with their friends and to analyze their location history. For more information […]

Open Positions

The NES Group is looking for 3 Research Assistants – PhD Students starting Nov 4th 2019. We offer a three years full time contract with interesting and challenging tasks for scientific research in areas of Sensor Networks, Pervasive Computing, Embedded Systems and Robotics. In addition we offer the collaboration in […]

New Book on Adaptive Middleware for the Internet of Things

We are happy to announce the availability of a new book co-authored by members of the Networked Embedded Systems group. The book titled Adaptive Middleware for the Internet of Things – The GAMBAS Approach summarizes the main results of the GAMBAS research project. The book will be published as part […]

Research Explorer Ruhr – Program for international PhD visiting UDE – Apply now

Research Explorer Ruhr (RER) is a two-week summer program for international doctoral researchers, who have submitted their doctoral thesis, and early postdoctoral researchers interested in exploring the research landscape of the University Alliance Ruhr with its three members Ruhr-Universität Bochum, TU Dortmund University and University of Duisburg-Essen. Join in and […]

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.

Prof. Rasit Eskicioglu from University Manitoba is visiting NES

We are happy to welcome Prof. Rasit Eskicioglu from University Manitoba, Canada visiting NES from May 15th to December 31st 2018. Prof. Eskicioglu will hold two lectures during his stay. “Operating Systems Design and Implementation for IoT Devices”, a course for master students in the summer term 2018, which will provide […]

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 […]