publication . Conference object . 2017

An internet of laboratory things

Drysdale, Timothy D.; Braithwaite, N. St.J.;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2017
  • Publisher: IEEE
Abstract
By creating “an Internet of Laboratory Things” we have built a blend of real and virtual laboratory spaces that enables students to gain practical skills necessary for their professional science and engineering careers. All our students are distance learners. This provides them by default with the proving ground needed to develop their skills in remotely operating equipment, and collaborating with peers despite not being co-located. Our laboratories accommodate state of the art research grade equipment, as well as large-class sets of off-the-shelf work stations and bespoke teaching apparatus. Distance to the student is no object and the facilities are open all h...
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION

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