Internet of Things (IoT)

Internet of Things (IoT) technology will play a crucial role in digital transformation across a broad range of sectors, providing the link between the physical and digital worlds.

Chris Taylor

Theme lead

Professor Chris Taylor

Scope of theme

It will support ubiquitous sensing of personal and public environments, asset location, real-time control, and context-sensitive communication, providing opportunities for new services, processes and ways of working.

Key areas

The theme includes:

  • low power communications;
  • sensor and ad-hoc networks;
  • streaming data analytics;
  • sensor technology;
  • socio-technical systems;
  • data aggregation and management;
  • context awareness.