Enabling the Future Internet for Smart Cities

Enabling the Future Internet for Smart Cities

The Future Internet will integrate large-scale systems constructed from the composition of thousands of distributed services, while interacting directly with the physical world via sensors and actuators, which compose the Internet of Things.

Check out the scheduled Arts and Science soirées that will happen in São Paulo over the next months with a mix of entry-level technological presentations and artistic performances!

Recent Publications

Evaluating CRoS-NDN: a comparative performance analysis of a controller-based routing scheme for named-data networking.

João Vitor Torres, Igor Drummond Alvarenga, Raouf Boutaba and Otto Carlos Muniz Bandeira Duarte, 2019.

Exploiting Vehicular Social Networks and Dynamic Clustering to Enhance Urban Mobility Management.

Sensors 2019. Ademar Takeo Akabane, Roger Immich, Richard Wenner Pazzi, Edmundo Roberto Mauro Madeira and Leandro Aparecido Villas, 2019.

Low-Latency and Energy-Efficient BBU Placement and VPON Formation in Virtualized Cloud-Fog RAN.

Journal of Optical Communications and Networking. R. I. TININI, D. M. BATISTA, GUSTAVO BITTENCOURT FIGUEIREDO, M. TORNATORE, and B. MUKHERJEE, 2019.

An SDN-Based Framework for Routing Multi-Streams Transport Traffic Over Multipath Networks.

53rd IEEE International Conference on Communications. Pedro Rezende, Somayeh Kianpisheh, Roch Glitho and Edmundo Madeira, 2019.

Evaluating Exclusive Lanes for Autonomous Vehicle Platoons.

33 rd ECMS International Conference on Modelling and Simulation  (ECMS). Gustavo Covas, Eduardo F. Z. Santana and Fabio Kon, 2019.

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Jornal da USP: Sistema de pesquisadores da USP mostra que há menos acidentes onde tem radar

Ferramenta foi criada e premiada durante maratona organizada pela Prefeitura de São Paulo que busca soluções para melhorar segurança viária

Higor Amario e Eduardo Santana, dois dos três pesquisadores do Instituto de Matemática e Estatística da USP que venceram etapa do concurso da Prefeitura de São Paulo

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INACITY in the 2nd BRICS Young Innovator Prize


The INACITY project (INvestigate and Analyse a CITY) was selected to be one of the finalists competitors of the 2nd BRICS Young Innovator Prize, awarded to recognize the top research, development and innovation projects that can contribute majorly to the science and technology sectors and gathered scientists from all the BRICS nations, in the event that is part of the 4th BRICS Young Scientist Forum that happened in Nov 6th,

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Recent press

Podcast: USP Radio interviews Fabio Kon

Computer scientist Fabio Kon, a professor at USP’s Institute of Mathematics and Statistics, talks about developments and challenging of the web, which completed 30 years in March.

Click here to listen (in portuguese)

City Moment #6: What’s needed for São Paulo to become a Smart City? (in Portuguese)

Para os professores Fabio Kon e Gisele Craveiro, estabelecer parcerias entre o governo local, universidades e empresas é a chave para a implementação de boas políticas públicas, que podem transformar uma cidade como São Paulo em uma grande metrópole inteligente


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InterSCity Platform.

A microservice-based, open-source smart city platform that aims at supporting collaborative, novel smart city research, development, and deployment initiatives.

InterSCSimulator – A Smart City Simulator.

An open-source, extensible, large-scale Traffic Simulator for Smart Cities, extensible to other Smart City domains.


A middleware for large-scale, low-latency processing of mobile data streams with support for mobile-mobile cooperation, context awareness, connection balancing, and cloud integration.

Network Infrastructure and Security.

An interconnected network based on NFV to research aspects of network security in order to address the challenges posed by IoT technologies.

Internet of Trees.

This project aims at developing sensor prototypes for monitoring the environment using free-design hardware and open source software. The project includes a base station and a sensor station including these sensors: LDR, DHT22, Soil Moisture, sap-flow, and leaf temperature.

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