Richard Figura


NameRichard Figura
AddressSchützenbahn 70
Building SA
45127 Essen

Research Interests

  • Data Collection in Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Deployment Planning of Wireless Sensor Networks


  • Current Projects:
  • Former Projects:
    • PLANET (Platform for the Deployment and Operation of Heterogeneous Networked Cooperating Objects)
    • NOBEL (Neighbourhood Oriented Brokerage ELectricity and monitoring system)


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Richard Figura, Alexander Willner, Michael Martin: Smarte Daten im Knowledge Graph, die Grundlage einer zukunftssicheren Bereitstellung Offener Daten. 14.03.2019. (Type: Presentation | Abstract | Links)
Richard Figura, Frank Kaspar, Jan Keller, Till Adams, Miriam Felkers, Bernd Fischer, Marcus Handte, Pedro José Marrón, Hinrich Paulsen, Jochen Schiewe, Marvin Schuchert, Richard Wacker: FAIR – User-friendly provisioning of Climate- and Weather Data. 09.09.2019. (Type: Presentation | Abstract | Links)


Richard Figura, Matteo Ceriotti, Sascha Jungen, Sascha Hevelke, Tobias Hagemeier, Pedro José Marrón: Morpheus: Simulate Reality for the Orchestration of Deployed Networked Embedded Systems. Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks (EWSN 18), 2018. (Type: Inproceedings | )
Richard Figura, Alexander Willner: Wertschöpfung durch Linked (Open) Data in Unternehmensprozessen. Photogammetrie Fernerkundung Geoinformatik Kartographie 2018, PFGK, 2018. (Type: Miscellaneous | Links)
Falk Brockmann, Richard Figura, Marcus Handte, Pedro José Marrón: RSSI based passive detection of persons for estimating properties of waiting lines using Bluetooth Low Energy. Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks (EWSN 18), 2018. (Type: Inproceedings | )
Richard Figura, Norman Radtke, Alexander Willner, Michael Martin: Applying Linked Data Paradigms for Reagional Weather Data Reanalysis. International Symposium on Regional Reanalysisx 2018, ISSR, Forthcoming. (Type: Miscellaneous | Abstract | Links)


Margarita Mulero-Pázmány, José Ramiro Martinez-de Dios, Richard Figura, Chia-Yen Shih, Marc Schwarzbach, Francisco Alarcón, Andrea Kropp, Héctor Nebot, Janek Mann, Emilian Radoi, Gianluca Dini, Antidio Viguria Jiménez, Juan José Negro, Anibal Ollero, Pedro José Marrón: The Integration of UAS in Internet of Things for Conservation Biology. UAS applications for environmental issues, UAS4ENVIRO, 2017. (Type: Miscellaneous | Abstract)
Sascha Jungen, Matteo Ceriotti, Richard Figura, Pedro José Marrón: Situated Wireless Networks Optimisation through Model-based Relocation of Nodes. Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS 2017), 2017. (Type: Inproceedings | )
Richard Figura, Alexander Willner: Das Linked Open Data Warehouse. Deutsche Oracle-Anwendergruppe, DOAG, 2017. (Type: Miscellaneous | Abstract | Links)


Richard Figura, Chia-Yen Shih, Matteo Ceriotti, Songwei Fu, Falk Brockmann, Héctor Nebot, Francisco Alarcón, Andrea Kropp, Konstantin Kondak, Marc Schwarzbach, Antidio Viguria Jiménez, Margarita Mulero-Pázmány, Gianluca Dini, Jesús Capitán, Pedro José Marrón: Kassandra: A Framework for Distributed Simulation of Heterogeneous Cooperating Objects. Journal of Systems Architecture, pp. -, 2016, ISSN: 1383-7621. (Type: Journal Article | Links)
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Supervised Theses


  • “Approximate Data Collection of Spatially Correlated Data with Mobile Sinks” (2015)
  • “Cooperative Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks with Mobile Sinks” (2013)


  • “CAKE: An Android Based Framework for an Intuitive Remote Control of Smart Environments” (2014)
  • “Approximate Data Collection in Wireless Sensor Networks with Mobile Sinks (2013)
  • “Design und Entwicklung einer graphischen Benutzerschnittstelle für die Planung von Sensornetzen” (2012)
  • “Link Quality Prediction of IEEE 802.15.4 Radios Using Least Mean Square Algorithm” (2011)

Employments and Education

  • 10.2015 – Present: CISS TDI
  • 06.2010 – Present: NES Group, University of Duisburg-Essen, researcher.
  • 06.2010: Diplom in computer science (“Informatik”), University of Bonn
  • 10.2009 – 06.2010: SNPC Group, University of Duisburg-Essen, student researcher.
  • 05.2007 – 09.2009: Abt. IV, University of Bonn, student researcher.
  • 02.2005 – 04.2007: IAAK, University of Bonn, student helper
  • 04.2004 – 11.2004: CISS TDI
  • 04.2004: Abitur, Rheingymnasium Sinzig