Sustainable smart scheduling in Industry 4.0
Dr M Janardhanan, Dr I Patel
21 January 2019
Over the last few years, manufacturing industries have witnessed the emergence of fourth generation industrial revolution (I4.0), which has shifted paradigm of manufacturing process based on Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) to monitor physical processes, and make decentralized decisions by autonomous components connected via internet of things (IoT).
The use of Passive Acoustic Monitoring in biodiversity surveys (BUTLERUBIO19ARIES)
Dr S Butler, Dr I Barr
8 January 2019
Passive acoustic monitoring (PAM) is increasingly used both to monitor rare and/or nocturnal species that are often undetectable with traditional active monitoring approaches and to draw inference on biodiversity health and community structure from the characteristics of the composite soundscape.
DYVERSE Networks: pushing the boundaries of formal verification
Dr E Navarro-Lopez
Applications accepted all year round
The controlled motion of swarm satellites; the cooperation of several robotic systems to meet a common goal; the operation of large-scale electrical power networks with renewable generation sources; the automation of public transport scheduling systems in metropolitan areas; the synchronisation patterns of beta-cells in your pancreas; the self-organisation of cells.
Irrigation poverty traps in the Eastern Gangetic Plains
Molecular Environmental Sciences
Dr T Foster, Prof D Polya
6 February 2019
Agriculture is central to the livelihoods of millions of rural households across South Asia. For the majority of smallholder farmers in this region, the dominant source of irrigation water supply is groundwater.