Preterm birth (PTB) is the most common cause of neonatal deaths. Due to the high rate of PTBs (15M/y), it is extremely beneficial to identify the women at risk at early stage and prevent PTB. Physiological parameters could help us to uncover and model multifactorial processes that lead to PTB. Continuous monitoring of such parameters […]

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The interaction between technology and healthcare has a long history. However, the rapid growth of mobile and wireless technologies, Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data, as well as the public embracement of miniature wearable biosensors have generated new opportunities for personalized healthcare services. The advantages of these services include the availability and accessibility, ability to personalize […]

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Quality of Experience (QoE) is a key metric for successful delivery of end-user services for IoT-enabled applications. Achieving consistent end-user QoE poses tremendous challenges in the face of resource constraints and dynamic variations at multiple scales of the IoT system stack: at the application, network, resource, and device levels. This proposal outlines a self-aware cognitive […]

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Two Internship positions are available in the Department of Future Technologies / Embedded Electronics: Internship position 1: Medical data analytics and IoT Required basic skills: MATLAB or programming skills (Python), knowledge in digital signal processing, machine learning and pattern recognition. Job description: Internet of Things enabled healthcare provides connection between things (i.e., wearable and environmental […]

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PhD (Tech), MBA Adjunct Professor University of Turku, Finland Marie Curie Global Fellow University of California Irvine, USA & TU Wien, Austria

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We are arranging a special issue in FGCS: Special Issue on Internet-of-Things and Big Data for Smarter Healthcare: From Device to Architecture, Applications and Analytics http://www.journals.elsevier.com/future-generation-computer-systems/call-for-papers/special-issue-on-internet-of-things-and-big-data-for-smarter/   The interaction between technology and healthcare has a long history. However, the rapid growth of Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data, as well as the public embracement […]

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Available maternity care in hospitals not only does not provide continues monitoring for women during the pregnancy but also causes inconvenience for families by increasing the pregnancy costs and forcing them to visit medical experts frequently. Therefore, there exists a need to establish a feasible remote monitoring to collect adequate information from the mothers and […]

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This project is funded by Academy of Finland from 1st Jan. 2016. (http://www.aka.fi/en-GB/A/) Cyber-physical systems are promising approaches for human beings to reach out to the physical world through digital components. It enables the transformation of our lives in many aspects. One of the benefits is in healthcare domain; various sensors connected to a patient […]

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The annual IEEE International Conference on Smart Computing conference is a major forum for the discussion of innovations and recent advances related to smart computing. The International Workshop on the IoT for Healthcare 2016 is a workshop, co-located with SMARTCOMP’16, that focus on the design, implementation, deployment, evaluation of distributed system platforms, algorithms for enhanced […]

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Vector ry has joined forces with the University of Turku to throw an IT-oriented seminar about all the things you can connect to the Internet! Our first annual seminar will take place on 16th of December at ICT-City. All of the presentations will be held in English. This Internet of Things -seminar is all about […]

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DELTA is a national doctoral training network, with distributed funding by the participating universities. The network organizes student workshops, summer and winter schools, visiting lectures, and supports its students in participating such events and conferences. This year, Department of Information Technology is organizing 2 days’ workshop on themes provided on the workshop flyer. Department of […]

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Internet-of-Things for Healthcare: Smart Architectures, Applications, and Microsystems Aim and objectives: The emerging field of internet of things holds a great potential to meet unmet needs of healthcare. However, to become applicable in clinical practice, IoT technologies demand research, development, testing, and trials, since these systems are intended to be a part of both hospitals […]

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Department of Information Technology, University of Turku is organizing a DELTA 2015 Summer School on Internet of Things for Health. This event will be carried out in collaboration with International Institute for Advanced Nursing Research, while one session on “Scientific Writing” (4th of June), both Nursing Science and Engineering students will be together in multidisciplinary research environment. VENUES 1. […]

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Researcher Fudan University · Department of Information Science and Technology University of Turku · Department of Future Technologies

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