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Near Northamptonshire: BCS Coventry - MicroPython for Internet of Things
MicroPython for Internet of Things
Title: The use of MicroPython for Internet of Things applications
Date: 15th March 2017, 7pm , with refreshments from 6.30pm
Location: University of Warwick – Auditorium – IMC (International Manufacturing Centre)
Internet of Things (IoT) applications are rapidly becoming the fastest growing industries within the technology sector. Devices are increasingly smaller, more power efficient, better connected than ever before but time to market is often slow due to the programming intricacies of complex hardware features. MicroPython, a new programming language for Microcontrollers, it aims to ease these problems by bringing the power and flexibility of the Python language down to just a few Kilobytes.
Alex Bucknall is the Lead Developer Evangelist at Pycom and founder of Warwick Tech
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The data was analysed using the software VOSviewer - http://www.vosviewer.com/ free software for visualising networks. Differences in colours represents, the clusters of publications with those authors picked out by the software. The relative size of the circles is the relative number of publications listed; so for the two biggest circles/hubs it relates to 55 and 34 publications in this time period. Some relatively new authors, to the University but not to research, explains some of the 'islands' and the number of publications within it - it only reflects publications whilst at the University of Northampton.
To dig a little deeper, going to look at the two biggest 'hubs' through their NECTAR records, so potentially going …
Taken from: http://www.northampton.ac.uk/news/computer-lecturers-research-helps-improve-the-next-generation-of-technology/
A computing lecturer at the University of Northampton, who is researching into how the efficiency of our everyday devices, such as mobile phones, can be improved, has been awarded the best paper at two recent conferences.
Dr Michael Opoku Agyeman has written several journal papers focusing on how the next generation of technology can meet the ever increasing demands from consumers. He was invited to present his work at the 19th Euromicro Conference on Digital System Design in Cyprus and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ 14th International Conference in Paris.
Part of his research concentrates on whether several processing elements can be incorporated on a single chip, known as System-On-Chip, to improve the efficiency and speed of the computing systems that we use every day, from mobile phones to video-game consoles and even medical equipment…