Research Areas

Current topics in our research are:

  • Context and Awareness: This includes identity management, localisation and positioning, tagging, tracking and authentication.
  • Attention, cognition and intelligence: Machine learning and pattern recognition, reasoning and planning.
  • Applications: "Smart things", "smart environments", tangible interaction, wearable computing
  • Natural interfaces: Multimodal and gestural interaction, haptics, olfactory interaction
  • Software architecture: Middleware, service management, coordination architectures