The Center For MobilE ComputIng (MECI) aims to conduct high quality basic and applied research, develop and promote novel technologies, promote entrepreneurship and mobile computing related education in Cyprus. Furthermore, MECI aims to become the bridge that brings together researchers from the public and private sector in Cyprus and internationally and the local industry, public organizations or local associations.
As Mobile Computing is a highly interdisciplinary area due to the numerous applications that span all disciplines such as education, cloud computing, entertainment, social interaction or sensor computing, MECI will provide the means to establish interdisciplinary collaborations.
Some possible areas for interdisciplinary endeavors are the following:
- Smart houses
- Location based services
- Mobile computing in education
- Context aware computing
- Pervasive and ubiquitous computing
- Accessibility (blind, hearing impaired, etc.)
- Augmented and Virtual Reality
- Activity recognition
- Serious games
- Ambient assisted living
- Computer vision
- Indoor positioning and navigation
- Visualization and Geometric Modeling