Applications invited for a Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher_CONNECT

Applications invited for a Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher_CONNECT

  • 27 Feb 2017

Applications are invited for a Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher (CONNECT). 

The Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) in the School of Computer Science & Information Technology at University College Cork Ireland is an internationally recognised research centre focused on innovative networking research. MISL is a member of the national CONNECT Centre for Future Networks & Communications, funded by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and industry. Applications are sought for a Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher to work on autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles, with a specific emphasis on search-and-locate applications. This position is funded by both CONNECT and Insight, which is a national centre for data analytics research funded by SFI and industry. 

Post duration: up to 18 months initially subject to satisfactory performance, and may be extended thereafter, subject to availability of funding.

Salary: €43,643 - €46,255 (IUA Scale)

Project: Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

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Applications invited_Post-Doctoral/Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher

Applications invited_Post-Doctoral/Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher

  • 16 Dec 2016

Applications are invited for a Post-Doctoral/Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher.

The Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) in the Department of Computer Science at UCC is an internationally recognised research centre focused on innovative networking research. MISL plays a leading role in the national CONNECT Centre for Future Networks and Communications. Funded by Science Foundation Ireland and over 35 companies, CONNECT brings together a number of major Irish research initiatives to focus on future networks and communications and to provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ for research, education and innovation within this domain.

Applicants are invited from those with a Ph.D. qualification and publications in a directly relevant area. Applications from Ph.D. candidates with a firm date for their viva of before the end of February 2017 will also be considered. 

Salary: Post-Doctoral Researcher Salary: €35,488 - €42,394 (IUA Scale) Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher Salary: €43,643 - €46,255 (IUA Scale)

Post Duration: Up to 31/8/2018, with a possibility of extension thereafter for up to 6 months (extension will be subject to approval by Science Foundation Ireland in 2018)

Project Title: An Internet Infrastructure for Video Streaming Optimisation (iVID)

 

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Applications invited _EDGE Postdoctoral Fellowships at University College Cork

Applications invited _EDGE Postdoctoral Fellowships at University College Cork

  • 28 Oct 2016

University College Cork (Ireland) is participating in EDGE, an EU Marie Sklodowska-Curie COFUND Action, offering 24-36 month Postdoctoral Research Fellowships.

Researchers currently residing outside of Ireland, with a PhD or at least 4 years of equivalent research experience can apply by submitting a research proposal before the Call 1 deadline on 1st December 2016.

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Focus on Research: Prof Cormac Sreenan, Connect

Focus on Research: Prof Cormac Sreenan, Connect

  • 27 Sep 2016

Prof Cormac Sreenan, Deputy Director of Connect, talks about demand-driven innovation and why the rise of the smartphone came as no suprise at all

Read more: http://www.techcentral.ie/QadWy#ixzz4LNUNjf1B

 

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A Changing Landscape: Securing The Internet Of Things (IoT) presented by Prof. Sanjay K. Jha, Director of the Cybersecurity and Privacy Laboratory (Cyspri) at UNSW.

A Changing Landscape: Securing The Internet Of Things (IoT) presented by Prof. Sanjay K. Jha, Director of the Cybersecurity and Privacy Laboratory (Cyspri) at UNSW.

  • 08 Sep 2016

You are invited  to attend the following presentation hosted by Prof. Cormac Sreenan, Computer Science, on Monday, 12th September 2016 in room 2.26, Western Gateway Building, UCC.

A Changing Landscape: Securing The Internet Of Things (IoT) presented by Prof. Sanjay K. Jha, Director of the Cybersecurity and Privacy Laboratory (Cyspri) at UNSW.

Please confirm attendance by emailing Mary Noonan at m.noonan@cs.ucc.ie in order to allow planning for space requirements.

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Best paper award at IEEE 4th International Conference on Future Internet of Things and Cloud (FiCloud 2016)

Best paper award at IEEE 4th International Conference on Future Internet of Things and Cloud (FiCloud 2016)

  • 05 Sep 2016

The best paper at the 4th International Conference on Future Internet of Things and Cloud (FiCloud) in Vienna, Austria was awarded to D. Tracey and C.J. Sreenan for the paper "CacheL: A cache algorithm using leases for node data in the Internet of Things".

 

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Best Demo award at the 22nd IEEE International Symposium on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANMAN 2016), Rome, Italy.June 13-15, 2016.

Best Demo award at the 22nd IEEE International Symposium on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANMAN 2016), Rome, Italy.June 13-15, 2016.

  • 01 Jul 2016

J.J QuinlanD. RacaA.H. ZahranA. Khalid, K.K. Ramakrishnan,C.J. Sreenan received the Best Demo award at the 22nd IEEE International Symposium on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANMAN 2016) in Rome, Italy, June 13-15, 2016 for their peer-reviewed demo entitled "D-LiTE: A platform for evaluating DASH performance over a simulated LTE network (1,283kB)".

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Information Centric Networking course in UCC, 16th June 2016

Information Centric Networking course in UCC, 16th June 2016

  • 12 May 2016

As part of the HEA PRTLI-funded Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (TGI), the Department of Computer Science, University College Cork, will be will be hosting a 1 day course designed for Ph.D. students and post-doctoral researchers who are working in areas related to networking. It is also open to industry partners of TGI institutions. Registration is required but there is no fee to attend.

For Registration and further details on the course, please see the following link

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Towards NFV-based Mobile Video Delivery Course in UCC, 4th & 5th May, 2016

Towards NFV-based Mobile Video Delivery Course in UCC, 4th & 5th May, 2016

  • 08 Apr 2016

As part of the HEA PRTLI-funded Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (TGI), the Department of Computer Science, University College Cork, will be will be hosting a 1 ½ day course designed for Ph.D. students and post-doctoral researchers who are working in areas related to network function virtualization, cellular mobile networks, or video streaming and quality of experience. It is also open to industry partners of TGI institutions. Registration is required but there is no fee to attend.

For Registration and further details on the course, please see the following link

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Applications invited_Post-Doctoral/Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher_CONNECT: Position Filled

Applications invited_Post-Doctoral/Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher_CONNECT: Position Filled

  • 18 Mar 2016

The Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) in the Department of Computer Science at UCC is an internationally recognised research centre focused on innovative networking research. The SFI-funded CONNECT Centre for Future Networks & Communications recognizes the centrality of networks to the economy, to society at large, and to Ireland’s future development. Hence, the centre brings together a number of major Irish research initiatives to focus on future networks and communications and to provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ for research, education and innovation within this domain. In due course, a team of researchers will work on CONNECT in UCC, hosted in MISL. The Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher will work primarily on the topic of dense WiFi networks, working closely with the sponsoring industry partner and Prof. Sreenan, the project Principal Investigator. The project will involve a combination of analytical/optimisation methodologies together with testbed-based evaluation. The appointee will be expected to make significant contributions to the direction and progress of the project. Applicants are invited from those with a PhD qualification, prior post-doctoral experience and publications in a directly relevant area.

Please note that this position will be filled at either Post Doc OR Senior Post Doc level depending on experience. (Position filled)

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Applications invited for Post-Doctoral Researcher_CONNECT_DYPOSIT

Applications invited for Post-Doctoral Researcher_CONNECT_DYPOSIT

  • 15 Feb 2016

The Security Group in the Department of Computer Science at UCC has been engaged in world-class security research for over twenty years. Working as part of the recently established CONNECT Research Centre, the group develops robust techniques for security in complex systems with applications that range from large-scale enterprise systems to critical infrastructure. CONNECT is Ireland’s national research centre for Future Networks and Communications and is jointly funded by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and by industry. CONNECT engages with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups.

Salary: €33,975 - €37,750 p.a.

Post Duration: up to 27 months

Project: Dynamic Policies for Shared Cyber-Physical Infrastructures under Attack (DYPOSIT)

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Cloud Challenge 2015 Award at the 8th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC2015)

Cloud Challenge 2015 Award at the 8th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC2015)

  • 14 Dec 2015

Aseel Alkhelaiwi and Dr. Dan Grigoras won the Cloud Challenge 2015 at the 8th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC2015), held in Limassol, Cyprus (7-10 Dec 2015) for presenting 'The Origin and Trustworthiness of Data in Smart City Applications.'

 

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Best Student Paper Award at 2nd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM 2015)

Best Student Paper Award at 2nd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM 2015)

  • 07 Dec 2015

Saim Ghafoor was awarded the ICT-DM prize for Best Student Paper at the 2nd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM 2015) in Rennes, France, November 2015.

Paper Title: Experimental Evaluation of a Software Defined Radio-based Prototype for a Disaster Response Cellular Network by S. Ghafoor,  K.N. BrownC.J. Sreenan.

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Secure Industrial Big-Data presented by Prof. Chunming Rong, Center for IP-based Service Innovation(CIPSI), University of Stavanger, Norway.

Secure Industrial Big-Data presented by Prof. Chunming Rong, Center for IP-based Service Innovation(CIPSI), University of Stavanger, Norway.

  • 04 Dec 2015

You are invited to attend Prof. Chunming Rong's talk on Secure Industrial Big-Data on Thursday, 10th December at 4pm in G09, Western Gateway Building, UCC.

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Best Demo award at the 12th IEEE International Conference on Sensing, Communication, and Networking (SECON)

Best Demo award at the 12th IEEE International Conference on Sensing, Communication, and Networking (SECON)

  • 25 Jun 2015

Thuy Truong, Rodolfo Bisol, James Giller, Hugh Whelan, Ken Brown and Cormac Sreenan received the Best Demo award at the 12th IEEE International Conference on Sensing, Communication, and Networking (SECON) for their peer-reviewed demo entitled "Demonstration of Robotic Repair for Wireless Networks".

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Best paper award at the IEEE GLOBECOM International Conference (Access Networks & Systems)

Best paper award at the IEEE GLOBECOM International Conference (Access Networks & Systems)

  • 12 Dec 2014

Jerome Arokkiam, Xiuchao Wu, Ken Brown and Cormac Sreenan received the Best paper award at the IEEE GLOBECOM International Conference (Access Networks & Systems) for their peer-reviewed paper entitled "Experimental Evaluation of TCP Performance over 10Gb/s Passive Optical Networks (XG-PON)".

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PhD Studentships (Video Streaming/SDN) in MISL: Positions Filled

PhD Studentships (Video Streaming/SDN) in MISL: Positions Filled

  • 01 Apr 2015

Applications are invited for fixed-term studentships (annual value of €18K, plus fees) from suitably qualified candidates who wish to undertake a PhD within the Department of Computer Science: Positions Filled

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Applications invited Post-Doctoral Researcher (Video Streaming/SDN): Position Filled

Applications invited Post-Doctoral Researcher (Video Streaming/SDN): Position Filled

  • 22 Sep 2014

Applications are invited for a Post-Doctoral Researcher (Video Streaming/SDN). 

The Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) in the Department of Computer Science at UCC is an internationally recognised research centre focused on innovative networking research. iVID is a new 4-year research project funded by Science Foundation Ireland to investigate the use of software defined networking techniques to optimise the delivery of streaming video. A team of 5 researchers will work on the iVID project.   The Post-Doctoral Researcher will be expected to make significant contributions to the direction and progress of the project in addition to working closely with the other team members and Prof. Sreenan, the project Principal Investigator. Applicants are invited from those with a PhD qualification and publications in a directly relevant area. Applications from PhD candidates with a firm date for their viva of before the end of October 2014 will also be considered.

Project: An Internet Infrastructure for Video Streaming Optimisation (iVID)

Post Duration: Up to 48 months, continuation after 24 months subject to performance review

Salary: €33,975 - €38,155 per annum

 

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Privacy and Online Social Networks Course in UCC

Privacy and Online Social Networks Course in UCC

  • 31 Jul 2014

The Department of Computer Science, University College Cork, will be will be hosting a one-day course as part of the HEA PRTLI-funded Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (TGI).

For Registration and further details on the course

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Real-Time Wireless Control Networks for Cyber-Physical Systems presented by Prof. Chenyang Lu, Washington University in St. Louis.Prof Lu's visit is hosted by Prof Cormac Sreenan and funded by the HEA PRTLI Telecommunications Graduate Initiative.

Real-Time Wireless Control Networks for Cyber-Physical Systems presented by Prof. Chenyang Lu, Washington University in St. Louis.Prof Lu's visit is hosted by Prof Cormac Sreenan and funded by the HEA PRTLI Telecommunications Graduate Initiative.

  • 24 Jul 2014

You are invited  to attend the following presentation this Thursday, 24th July at 6pm in  the Western Gateway Building room WGB G-04.

Real-Time Wireless Control Networks for Cyber-Physical Systems

Presented by Prof. Chenyang Lu, Washington University in St. Louis

http://www.cse.wustl.edu/~lu 

Prof. Lu's visit is hosted by Prof. Cormac Sreenan and funded by the HEA PRTLI Telecommunications Graduate Initiative.

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Bots, Bubbles, and Bottlenecks: Safeguarding the User’s Internet Experience Presented by Nick Feamster, Georgia Tech, USA

Bots, Bubbles, and Bottlenecks: Safeguarding the User’s Internet Experience Presented by Nick Feamster, Georgia Tech, USA

  • 01 Jul 2014

You are invited  to attend the following presentation hosted by Prof. Cormac Sreenan, Computer Science, on Thursday July 3rd  from 18.00 - 19.30 in room 1.07, Western Gateway Building, UCC.

Bots, Bubbles, and Bottlenecks: Safeguarding the User’s Internet Experience. Presented by Nick Feamster, Georgia Tech, USA.

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Fixed Term Whole-Time Research Fellow Vacancy

Fixed Term Whole-Time Research Fellow Vacancy

  • 30 Jun 2014

An Internet Infrastructure for Video Streaming Optimisation (iVID) vacancy. Closing date for applications 18th July 2014

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UCC works with INTEL's latest technology

UCC works with INTEL's latest technology

  • 19 Jun 2014

The research labs in UCC Computer Science are abuzz with the arrival of the latest in embedded computing from Intel.

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Software Defined Network and Networked Embedded Systems Modules in UCC

Software Defined Network and Networked Embedded Systems Modules in UCC

  • 04 Jun 2014

The Department of Computer Science, University College Cork, will be will be hosting two modules aimed at postgraduate researchers/students as part of the HEA PRTLI-funded Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (TGI).  

For Registration and further details on the courses

 

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€47 Million for Scientific Research. UCC wins SFI award of €1,123,443

€47 Million for Scientific Research. UCC wins SFI award of €1,123,443

  • 30 Apr 2014

Professor Cormac Sreenan, Computer Science, UCC wins SFI award of €1,123,443 with a project investigating streaming video in the future Internet.

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MISL first to receive new Intel Galileo boards
Applications invited for a Post-Doctoral Researcher (Wireless Sensor Networks)(One-year contract)Postition Filled.

Applications invited for a Post-Doctoral Researcher (Wireless Sensor Networks)(One-year contract)Postition Filled.

  • 21 Feb 2013

Applications are invited for a Post-Doctoral Researcher Position in Wireless Sensor Networks, Department of Computer Science, University College Cork. (One-year contract).

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MISL PhD studentships. Positions Filled.

MISL PhD studentships. Positions Filled.

  • 24 Apr 2012

Applications for PhD research studentships are now solicited. The Cork Constraint Computation Centre (4C) (http://www.4c.ucc.ie/) and Mobile & Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) (http://www.cs.ucc.ie/misl) are members of CTVR (http://www.ctvr.ie) – a national telecommunications research centre funded by Science Foundation Ireland. The focus of our research is the design and optimisation of next-generation wireless and optical telecommunications networks. The CTVR team at 4C and MISL includes post-doctoral researchers and PhD students, together with three faculty members.

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Applications invited for a Postdoctoral Fellowship, Computer Science Department. Position Filled.

Applications invited for a Postdoctoral Fellowship, Computer Science Department. Position Filled.

  • 05 Apr 2012

Applications are invited for post-doctoral position in the Mobile & Internet Systems Lab, Department of Computer Science, University College Cork. The position will be co-funded by IRCSET and United Technologies Research Centre (UTRC) , an internationally recognized corporate research organization of United Technologies Corporation (UTC) that conducts research and development across a range of technology areas to drive its mission of “growth through innovation”.

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Applications invited for a PhD Position, Computer Science Department. Position Filled.

Applications invited for a PhD Position, Computer Science Department. Position Filled.

  • 25 Jan 2012

A PhD position in the general area of cloud computing is available at the Department of Computer Science, University College Cork (UCC), Ireland, supervised by Dr. John  Herbert and Prof. Cormac Sreenan.  This position is offered as part of the Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (TGI), a multi-institution graduate education initiative funded by the Irish Higher Education Authority and involving UCC’s Mobile & Internet Systems Lab.. This will provide an enhanced student learning experience, including access to a range of purpose-built educational modules in important topics in telecommunications.

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UCC-led GINSENG research project exhibited at CeBIT Trade Fair

UCC-led GINSENG research project exhibited at CeBIT Trade Fair

  • 13 Mar 2012

The GINSENG research project, led by Prof. Cormac Sreenan of UCC Computer Science, was exhibited March 6-10 2012 at CeBIT, the world's largest ICT trade fair. GINSENG is funded by the European Commission and involves 8 partners from Ireland, England, Sweden, Cyprus, Germany and Portugal. The project solved the problem of providing performance control for wireless sensor networks, paving the way for commercial applications of this emerging technology for real-time industrial monitoring and control.

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Applications invited for a PhD Position, Computer Science Department.  Position Filled.

Applications invited for a PhD Position, Computer Science Department. Position Filled.

  • 07 Sep 2011

A PhD position on the research topic “Leveraging cloud computing for scalable management of sensor data” is available at the Department of Computer Science, University College Cork (UCC), Ireland, supervised by Dr. John  Herbert and Prof Cormac Sreenan.  This position is for 4 years and is part of The Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (www.tgi.ie). This will provide an enhanced student learning experience, including access to a range of purpose-built educational modules in important topics in telecommunications.

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Applications invited for a Post-Doctoral Researcher (BACOPT II). Position Filled.

Applications invited for a Post-Doctoral Researcher (BACOPT II). Position Filled.

  • 06 Sep 2011

The Mobile & Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) conducts basic and applied research in computer networking for mobile/wireless and multimedia systems. Led by Prof. Sreenan, the laboratory is supported externally by several Irish and international companies, Enterprise Ireland, the EU and Science Foundation Ireland.

Applications are now invited for the following position on a new applied research project (BACOPT-II) that will commence in October 2011. This project builds on the recently completed BACOPT-I project and will again involve very close research collaboration with an established telecoms company who part-fund the project together with Enterprise Ireland. The focus of BACOPT-II is to design novel techniques for optimising data delivery over backhaul links, with an emphasis on bandwidth-demanding video content and wireless access networks.

 

 

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Applications invited for a PhD Position, Computer Science Department.  Position Filled.

Applications invited for a PhD Position, Computer Science Department. Position Filled.

  • 06 Sep 2011

A PhD position on the research topic “Co-Design of Wireless Sensor Networks” is available at the Department of Computer Science, University College Cork (UCC), Ireland, supervised by Prof. Gergory Provan and Prof Cormac Sreenan.  This position is for 4 years and is part of The Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (www.tgi.ie). This will provide an enhanced student learning experience, including access to a range of purpose-built educational modules in important topics in telecommunications.

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Research Partnership established between UCC and Altobridge

Research Partnership established between UCC and Altobridge

  • 13 Apr 2010

A research project which will enable cost-effective mobile internet access for remote communities has been announced between UCC and Altobridge Ltd. The UCC-led project, BACOPT ("Back-haul Optimisation in Heterogeneous Wireless Access Networks"), which will lower the cost of 3G mobile Internet in remote villages, airplanes, boats and oil platforms, is being led by Professor Cormac Sreenan of UCC’s Computer Science Department.

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MISL paper selected as

MISL paper selected as "Spotlight" in IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing

  • 27 Apr 2010

A paper co-authored by Dr. Ahmed Zahran and Prof. Cormac J. Sreenan of the Mobile & Internet Systems Laboratory has been selected as the "Spotlight"article from the June 2010 issue of IEEE journal "Transactions on Mobile Computing". Entitled "Threshold-Based Media Streaming Optimization for Heterogeneous Wireless Networks", the paper presents a novel framework for optimizing the delivery of audio/video to mobile devices using heterogeneous networks such as 3G and WiFi.

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UCC/CIT: A Decade of Collaboration

UCC/CIT: A Decade of Collaboration

  • 30 Nov 2009

A decade of collaboration between University College Cork (UCC) and Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) was celebrated today (Monday, November 30th 2009) by UCC President, Dr Michael Murphy and the President of CIT, Dr Brendan Murphy. A Memorandum of Co-operation was signed in the presence of the Minister for Education and Science, Mr Batt O’Keeffe, at a special ceremony in Cork. The extensive co-operation between both institutions over the past 10 years has spearheaded the drive in Ireland for greater cross-fertilization in the higher education sector.

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EWSN 2009, 6th European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks, February 11th-13th, Cork, Ireland

EWSN 2009, 6th European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks, February 11th-13th, Cork, Ireland

  • 09 Feb 2009

Over 140 delegates from Ireland, UK, Continental Europe, Asia, US and Australia gathered in Cork the week of 11th - 13th February for the 6th European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks (EWSN). Organised by Professor Cormac J. Sreenan of UCC's Department of Computer Science, together with Dr Utz Roedig of Lancaster University, EWSN is one of the most competitive and prestigious peer-reviewed conferences on sensor networks.

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UCC-led European Project, GINSENG, to improve performance control in sensor networks

UCC-led European Project, GINSENG, to improve performance control in sensor networks

  • 15 Oct 2008

An EU-funded project on research into how greater performance control can be achieved in sensor networks for use in everything from patient monitoring to oil refinery control, is being led by Professor Cormac Sreenan of UCC's Computer Science Department. The €4.8 million GINSENG project under the EU's Framework 7 Programme, involves seven other partners - University of Coimbra, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, TU Braunschweig, Lancaster University, University of Cyprus, SAP (Germany) and GALP Energia (Portugal).

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