Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (18/07/2013 02.35)

Device to device communication and applications. - Ref. 193/2013

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The Research Program focuses on the study of efficient techniques for Internet connectivity for mobile users and for data exchange among them. Such topics are subject of research by the DET telecommunication networks group in several contracts and have been included in project proposals.

The Research will focus on the use of mass-market devices (i.e., smartphones), and widely popular radio communication technologies (i.e., WiFi and cellular).

In particular, the activity will aim at creating know how and develop solutions that address the following aspects:

• Provide application driven local connectivity (e.g., for cooperative creation of contents, access to popular information)

• Complement reduced coverage (damaged infrastructures due to disasters or spotty


• Complement overloaded infrastructures (e.g., in crowdy places in case of special events).

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Research Fields

Information science

Eligibility criteria

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Programme Description
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
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Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Politecnico di Torino

Public research
Torino - Italy
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