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Internet of Things: How to Know the Future?


DSA 18th Nov 2013


Dr. John Ure


Director, TRPC Pte Ltd (Singapore)


Associate Professor and Director

Technology Research Project (TRP)

University of Hong Kong


Executive Director

Asia Internet Coalition




“Internet” and “Things”



Internet
” = the
future

of
communications



Increase in capacity and speeds



Speed of light = fastest
known

speed


Visible light communications



Developments in chip sets and
electronics =



biochemical communications; quantum
mechanics and computers, etc.

Using your light bulb = Visible Light Communication (VLC)








Source:
http
://
www.ted.com/talks/harald_haas_wireless_data_from_every_light_bulb.html


“Internet” and “Things”



Things
’ =
designs
(built
-
in
capacity) +
materials science
(long term)



Material sciences = bendable, foldable
plastic screens, digital ink, wearables,
etc.



“smart” everything = algorithms



Telemetry = sensors, controls, etc.

Internet via TVWS in M2M








Source:
http://www.ktswireless.com/agtechnologies
-
new
-
agricultural
-
industry
-
capabilities
-
using
-
kts
-
wireless
-
white
-
space
-
radio/



“An Internet of Thoughts”?

Paralyzed Woman Controls Robotic Arm With Her Mind








Source: Wired
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/05/thoughts
-
control
-
robotic
-
arm/


The Delivery Challenge


How to deliver so much data?




Bandwidth availability + digital compression,
spectrum sharing, backhaul off
-
loading, network
management of targeted delivery, etc.



Flexibility in the management of spectrum:



From TVWS to 5G mobile, etc.;



Unlicensed, shared and licensed spectrum;


The Next Hacking Frontier: Your Brain?









Source: Wired http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2009/07/neurosecurity/


Thank You

TRPC

www.trpc.biz