Advancing Sustainability Using ICT
The environmental issues we now face are believed to be the result of our social systems. Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has the potential to help us better understand, monitor in read-time, and reduce our impact on the environment. AITIS Lab, in the Department of Engineering Science, is committed to utilize the engineering expertise and research activity of its faculty to initiate innovative and sustainable graduate and undergraduate projects to educate future environmentally responsible and skilled engineers. We work with local industries and organizations to provide sustainable engineering solutions. Click here to learn more about our research activities and ongoing projects .....more; / Main Page. Checkout our Calendar of Events.
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Energy Saving Products
1- A cell phone charger which shuts itself down when no load is present;
2- A router which goes into sleeping mode (or a Zigbee XCVR);
3- A room display encouraging users to save energy (measure energy usage in real-time) - can be installed in the building corridor;
4- A man-powered charging center on the campus with some displays and learning modules about ways to save energy (students can hookup their electronic devices and change them);