SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Chuanting Zhang (Senior Research Associate)

Our spotlight blog series aims to highlight the work of our research team across the SWAN Prosperity Partnership, showcasing the contributions of our post-doctoral researchers, PhD students, academics, and industrial partners. This time, we spoke to our newest team member, SWAN Senior Research Associate Dr Chuanting Zhang, who joined the University of Bristol in March … Read more

SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Dr Shuping Dang (Co-Investigator, University of Bristol)

Alongside our team of post-doctoral researchers, PhD students, and industrial experts, SWAN also benefits from the expertise of aligned academics at the University of Bristol. Dr Shuping Dang, Lecturer at the University of Bristol, joined the CSN research group and Smart Internet Lab in June 2021. Since then, he has been contributing to the SWAN … Read more

SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Steve Wales (Lead Researcher, Roke Manor Research)

EPSRC Prosperity Partnership projects aim to tackle problems of national importance through co-creation and innovation between academia and industry. As a partnership project, SWAN’s research programme is enriched by the knowledge and expertise of our industrial partners. In the next of our ‘spotlight’ research blogs, we spoke to Steve Wales, Lead Researcher at Roke Manor … Read more

SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Dr Manish Nair (Senior Research Associate)

In our spotlight blog series, we have been speaking to our Post-Doctoral Researchers, our aligned PhD students, and research team members from across the SWAN Prosperity Partnership to highlight their recent work within the project. Next in our spotlight series, we asked one of our newer team members, SWAN Senior Research Associate Dr Manish Nair … Read more

Profiling reported SNR from LoRa sensors deployed in Bristol

In the Winter 2021 issue of the SWAN newsletter, we shared an article about a precursor project to SWAN’s work on LoRa, which was funded by the National Security Technology & Innovation Exchange (NSTIx). Building on the LoRa gateway deployments and sensors provided through this pipe-cleaning project, an initial measurement campaign has been conducted to … Read more

Developing methods of RF fingerprinting to improve the resilience of LoRaWAN networks

The ever-increasing use of low-power wireless sensor technology for sensing and monitoring applications, including use cases within critical infrastructure, identifies a need to make this technology robust against cyber-attacks. Within SWAN, we have adopted LoRaWAN, a proprietary low-power wide area technology developed for the Internet of Things (IoT), as a candidate technology for detailed evaluation … Read more

SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Jiteng Ma (PhD Student)

In the last blog in our ‘spotlight’ series, we spoke to Dr Gavin Watkins, Programme Leader at Toshiba Europe Limited, about his work co-supervising one of SWAN’s PhD students, Jiteng Ma. In speaking to Gavin, we explored how this kind of collaboration between academia and industry contributes to the process of knowledge exchange within the … Read more

SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Dr Gavin Watkins (Programme Leader, Toshiba Europe Limited)

As a partnership project, SWAN’s research programme is enriched by the knowledge and expertise of our industrial partners. In the next blog in our spotlight series, we spoke to Dr Gavin Watkins, Programme Leader at Toshiba Europe Limited, about his contributions to the SWAN project, taking a close look at some of the benefits that … Read more

SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Dr Eyad Arabi (Senior Research Associate)

This spotlight blog series takes a deeper dive into the recent work of our Post-Doctoral Researchers, our aligned PhD students, and research team members from across the SWAN Prosperity Partnership. In the next blog in this series, we asked SWAN Senior Research Associate Dr Eyad Arabi a few questions about his work on frequency-agile amplifiers … Read more

SWAN Research Team Spotlight: Sarmad Ozan (PhD Student)

Celebrating the first full year of the SWAN Prosperity Partnership, this spotlight blog series takes a deeper dive into the recent work of our Post-Doctoral Researchers, our aligned PhD students, and research team members from across the Partnership. In the latest blog in this series, we asked Sarmad Ozan, an EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training … Read more