Engineering Smart Cities
GOALS: To develop a campus-wide visualization, feedback, and analytics platform to better understand and to systematically improve campus resource management.
METHODS & TECHNOLOGIES: Energy Monitoring Sensors, Building Information Modeling, Social Networks, Smart Cities, Visual Analytics, Data Mining, Gamification, Virtual and Augmented Reality, User Interface Design, Eco-feedback.
RESEARCH/DESIGN ISSUES: Smart/advanced metering strategy; scalable eco-feedback design/implementation; building energy consumption benchmarking; citizen science/engagement; decision-making through visual analytics; building/infrastructure service management.
MEETING TIME: Fri, 12:20-1:10
ADVISORS: John Taylor (CEE), Jessica Rose (Facilities), Neda Mohammadi (CEE).
PARTNERS & SPONSORS: Georgia Tech Facilities
MAJORS, PREPARATION AND INTERESTS: CEE, ECE, CS, CM, ISyE, BC, MGMT
CEE, BC - Background/Interest in smart cities/infrastructure systems and virtual reality.
ECE, CS - Background/Interest in sensors, virtual reality and programming skills would be helpful but are not required.
CM - Background/Interest in games, virtual reality and graphics. Database and server configuration experience would be helpful but is not required.
IYSE - Background/Interest in data analytics.
MGMT - Background/interest in marketing and commercialization.
CONTACT: Prof. John E. Taylor, firstname.lastname@example.org