Note: This is the old course page from Fall 2015. The Fall 2016 course page is here.

The goal of this course is two-fold. First, we will learn the basics of IoT and some key technologies and concepts that are driving this exciting new field. Second, we will master the basic skills of doing research, i.e. dissecting a paper, formulating problems, and conveying an idea into writing.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Applications:
    • Smart and Connected Health
    • Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) Applications
    • Ubiquitous Computing Systems
  • Big Data Analytics:
    • Map-Reduce
    • Frequent Item-sets
    • Similarity
    • Clustering
    • Dimension Reduction
    • Streaming Data
  • Connectivity and Communication:
    • M2M
    • Wireless Sensor Networks
    • IPv6 and 6LowPAN
    • Bluetooth LE and ZigBee
    • WiFi and LTE
  •  Devices and Platforms:
    • Mobile Systems
    • Sensor Systems
    • Wearables
    • Energy Harvesting
    • Security and Privacy