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Research theme

Wireless for vertical industries

Faculty or school: Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences | Organisation sub unit: Electrical Engineering | Lab or field: Communications Engineering and Radio Systems
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Research focus and goals

Wireless for verticals research theme adopts and tailors the latest wireless technologies for the benefit of different vertical industries, such as future factories, future harbours and smart energy distribution networks (smart grids). This is the best breed of wireless Industrial Internet, covering also vertical industries related radio positioning and radio sensing solutions. Concrete examples include, e.g., remote control of harbour cranes through private 5G networks, or highly accurate positioning and tracking of moving autonomous robots in future factories. 

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