Category Archives: Thesis

Survey on motivations to contribute to OpenStreetMap – please distribute and participate!

We would like to invite you to participate in a survey on motivations and obstacles to contribute geographic information to OpenStreetMap. OpenStreetMap is a collaborative project to create a free editable map of the world. This survey consists of up to eighteen questions and will take approximately five to (less than) ten minutes to complete. […]

SWSL @ LBS 2011

Last week, Theodor has presented a joined paper about Discovering the Sensor Web through Mobile Applications at the LBS 2011 conference in Vienna, Austria. The implementation presented in this article has been created by Cliff Pereira as part of his MSc thesis. Sensor data is crucial for mobile applications to support the user in the […]

New Thesis Topics

Two new thesis topics from the area of sensor discovery and user interfaces are available. They give you a chance to work with new web service standards and browser clients using today’s technologies, and leave plenty of room for your own creativity and ideas: Open Sensor Search Human User Interfaces to Sensor Discovery Check out […]

ifgicopter in the press

On friday the ifgicopter team had the opportunity to present different aspects of the project to the press. Three local newspapers, the press team of the WWU and a tv station attended the presentation held at the garden of Münster’s “Schloss”. You can find the newspaper articles attached or linked and the tv report (all […]

WPS and Artifical Neuronal Networks

It is quite challenging to determine in advance or at runtime how long a specific WPS process will take. Many factors have to be taken into account such as the server load, the process itself, the amount of input data, etc. One idea would be to utilize Artifical Neuronal Networks (ANN) to train a WPS. […]