Areas of Impact Emphasis

BUSINESS

  • CHANCE Transportation: reservation systems, luggage processing, navigation, scheduling and distribution, traffic simulation, smart roads and cars, fuel efficiency and traffic safety systems
  • ALEX Employment: electronic employee monitoring, telecommuting, ergonomics and health, job oblolesence and retraining, online job search, employee surveillance
  • MARIYA Banking and finance: EFT, ATMs, Internet banking and brokerage, electronic cash, insurance
  • JULIA International commerce: management of transnational corporations, business concentration
  • CONNOR E-commerce: teleshopping, online marketing, data mining, spyware
  • HANNA Retailing, advertising, media

Resources

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HEALTH

In this area we investigate the use of IT in the health industry and medicine.

  • COREY Telemedicine: service delivery to isolated and remote areas
  • BRANDEN Electronic health records: provacy, data analysis, public health
  • TAI Diagnostic and therapeutic tools: robotic surgery, prosthetic devices, diagnostic software, drug development and marketing
  • ALEC Medical advice on the Internet or a CD-ROM
  • MARINA Monitoring patients
  • HENRY IT solutions for disabled people
  • NATE Hospital Information System
    • Known as HIS, this system is a large database that connects with all sections of a hospital. For more information click here.
  • SHEA Robotic Surgery
    • Robotic Surgery is the latest method used by doctors in order to enhance the accuracy and safety in their procedures.
    • For the latest information on Robotic Surgery click here.
  • DAVID Radiology
    • Radiology is the medical specialty directing medical imaging technologies to diagnose and sometimes treat diseases. Traditionally it was the branch of medical science dealing with the medical use of X-rays emitted by X-ray machines or other such radiation devices for the purpose of obtaining visual information as part of medical imaging. Click here to read on…

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SCIENCE

  • ANDREA Modelling and simulation: digital experimentation, demographic and environmental simulation
  • ALLY Visualization: mapping
  • AUSTIN Data search, collection, processing and analysis
  • FELIX Forecasting
  • DAVID Data logging

Resources

Google Earth

Water Monitoring

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Data logging

Other Useful links

News Items

Google Earth in the News

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