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December 5, 2013
Best Paper Award to Zack Zhu ACM 12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM 2013) in Lulea, Sweden. Human Activity Recognition Using Social Media Data.
November 1, 2013
Catherine Ikae and Giuseppe Cantarella join the Wearable Computing Group.
September 15, 2013
Andreas Mehmann joins the Wearable Computing Group.

The Electronics Lab (IfE) which is headed by Prof. Gerhard Tröster consists of 3 PostDocs, 20 PhD students and 2 technicians. Our core expertise lies in miniaturized mobile and flexible electronics, thinfilm technology and smart textile, as well as in signal processing, sensor fusion, machine learning and sensor platforms. We capitalize on this expertise in designing wearable computers capable of smart assistance.

In education, IfE provides basic training in digital systems at the undergraduate level. The spectrum of Master courses includes Wearable Systems, Computer Design, Integrated Circuits for high speed Communication as well as Optoelectronics.

Semester- and Mastertheses are closely connected to running research projects.

The PhD theses at IfE comprehend theoretical reasoning and prototype implementation using diverse facilities like the FIRST Lab.

Research projects cover the fields of:


Several spin-off companies have emerged from research at the Electronics Lab, e.g.:


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