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Wireless Underground Sensor Network Helps to Better Manage Floodplains

      Courtesy of Irina Tatarenko Floodplain meadows provide a valuable and rich ecosystem, supporting some of the most diverse vegetation in the UK and...

Networks of Sensors Annual Technology Showcase - "Pilot Installations and Practical Outcomes”

Networks of Sensors Annual Technology Showcase " Pilot Installations and Practical Outcomes”   27 th January 2014, Hamilton House, London, WC1H 9BD...

Dense Sensor Networks for Urban Climatology

Urban heat is a big problem – cities can be up to 10 o C warmer than their surroundings due to unintentional climate modifications. Decreased thermal comfort during heat waves and projected...

A Network of High-Frequency Sensors Helps Protect the Future of Fresh Water Lakes

The Need for High Frequency Lake Monitoring Lakes across the world are often in areas of outstanding natural beauty, enriching the landscape and our lives with their serene...

UK SME and Academia Free opportunities

ESP KTN are taking a stand at the SENSOR+TEST show, Nürnberg, 14-16 May 2013, and we are offering UK SMEs and academics the following FREE opportunities: Have your company...

Networks of Sensors Programme Showcases Projects at Annual Event

On 1st February 2013 the second Networks of Sensors Programme Annual Technology Showcase was held in London. Launched in 2010 with £5 million of funding, the programme was instigated as a...

Sensor Networks Developed for Extreme Environments

The monitoring of glacial activity in Greenland is of vital global importance. Some 80% of Greenland’s land surface is covered by ice representing the largest ice mass in the Northern...

"Networks of Sensors" Annual Technology Showcase Event

  1st February 2013 10.00am - 4.00pm Victory Services Club - Marble Arch London   The Electronics, Sensors, Photonics KTN in collaboration with ...

Advanced Sensor Networks Developed for Heathrow Airport

Modelling of air pollution around busy urban areas such as airports is a complex task. Ground stations for monitoring air quality and compliance reporting are usually limited in number,...

Intel: London to be city of the future

                    A global hub for research into the future of city living will be...

Urban heat, ancient cave art, bold birds

                  This week in the Planet Earth Podcast: a look at how urban heat islands will alter...

Aircraft Deployable Sensor Network Uses GPS Tracking System

Global climate change has increased the emphasis on understanding the changes occurring at the Earth’s poles. Deterioration of the polar ice caps through global warming can contribute to...

Networks of Sensors Technical Presentations Available

Technical presentations from the Annual Technology Showcase Event for the NERC Networks of Sensors programme are now available on-line  for download here. Join the Networks of Sensors...

Underground Sensor Networks aim to improve Management of Floodplains

Floodplains are particularly important to the environment due to the ecosystem services they provide. The species composition of floodplain vegetation and their ecosystem functions...

Energy Harvesting 2012

  Interested in advances in energy harvesting research and development? Want to understand whether or not energy harvesting can address your particular applications? If so then the...

National Lake Monitoring Network Exploits State-of-the-Art Sensor Technology

Lakes play a crucial role in providing water for drinking and irrigation and producing food and power. They also have a major impact on the global carbon cycle and are part of the...

£5m TSB investment into 'Internet of Things'

The Technology Strategy Board is launching a £5m initiative to explore and accelerate a network of applications and services called the 'Internet of Things'.   The...

Networks of Sensors Programme Launched

The NERC Networks of Sensors programme was launched on the 28 th June 2011 with six teams as part of the 3 year programme.   Source: NERC   The Networks...

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The NERC Networks of Sensors programme was launched on the 28 th June 2011 with six teams as...

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Lakes play a crucial role in providing water for drinking and irrigation and producing...