Today October 1st, 2016, DroneITS project has been officially kicked off. We are very excited, we see many interesting research challenges that will be tackled in this amazing project. Please stay in touch to follow our project progress and learn about the many foreseen outcomes.
We learned today September 23rd, 2016 that our article on “UAV-Enabled Intelligent Transportation Systems for the Smart City: Applications and Challenges” has been accepted for publication in the January 2017 IEEE Communications Magazine special issue “UAV-Enabled Intelligent Transportation Systems for the Smart City: Applications and Challenges January 2017/Enabling Mobile and Wireless Technologies for Smart Cities”
With happiness and excitement that we learned yesterday at the Oatar Foundation (QF) Forum 2016 that our DroneITS project has been awarded by Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) in the 9th cycle of National Priorities Research Program (NPRP).
The DroneITS which will start by next few months, is a three years R&D project that aims at enabling Drones-aided Platform for next generation of ITS, which is a new trending innovation area. The whole team is exited and very eager to start the work.