Special Session on Intelligent Internet of Things

Member of the Center for Ubiquitous Computing Dr. Xiang Su is organizing a special session on Intelligent Internet of Things in IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics – SMC 2017, October 5-8, 2017, Banff, Canada. Other co-organizer is Associate Professor Yuhong Li from Beijing University of Posts and...

8th International UBI Summer School 2017

Monday, June 12th to Saturday, June 17th,  2017 UBISS 2017, comprising of four parallel 6-day “hands on” workshops, invites researchers, students, and industry and public sector professionals to gain theoretical insight and personal hands on experience on selected topics under the tutelage of distinguished experts. UBISS 2017 builds on the...

CARE: Context-awareness for Elderly Care

The Center for Ubiquitous Computing was awarded one of the highly competitive Academy of Finland Key Funding grants, CARE: Context-awareness for Elderly Care. This project reutilises the AWARE framework within the domain of elderly care. Globally, society is ageing at a fast pace, with the population aged 60 and over,...

Computer Science at University of Oulu in Top 100

In the most recent global university ranking by the Times Higher Education (2017 edition), the University of Oulu was ranked 98th for Computer Science, and was evaluated as the strongest discipline of our university.  The Center for Ubiquitous Computing, along with the other computing-related research groups at the University of Oulu,...

Human-Smartphone Interaction towards Personality and Usage Effects

This project is carried out by Wuhan University, Central China Normal University, Sun Yat-sen University, Shandong Technology and Business University, Aalto University and University of Oulu. This project mainly focus on: Phone users’ personality and their phone usage patterns; Effects related to phone usage patterns; Data analysis techniques of phone...

Our research is featured in the news

Notable mentions of our research in media include: The Economist: Buddy, can you spare a Watt? (30/4/2016) Nielsen Norman group: 3D Touch on iPhone 6S: Embrace the Force (1/11/2015) New Scientist: Magnetic messages let smartphones receive secret data (3/7/2014) New Scientist: Use a bus stop touchscreen to kill time – and help...