Distributed Information Systems Laboratory LSIR

research projects

Our laboratory is running research and technology transfer projects in national and international programs, as well as with industry. These projects are a great means to conduct interdisciplinary research and to obtain first-hand knowledge on real-world application problems as well as access to real data.

Past research projects

    Reconcile - Robust Online Credibility Evaluation of Web Content

    OpenSense - an open platform for air pollution monitoring

    Swiss Experiment - a cyberinfrastructure for environmental science

    CloudSpaces - Open Service Platform for the Next Generation of Personal clouds

    D1namo: Diabetes type 1 non-invasive activity monitoring

    PlanetData - Network of Excellence on large-scale data management

    Wattalyst - Modelling and Analysing Demand Response Systems

    OpenIOT - environments for internet-connected objects


    NisB - The Network is the Business NisB (2009-2013)

    NCCR MICS - Swiss National Research Centre for Mobile Information and Communication Systems (2001-2012)

   HYDROSYS - Onsite monitoring of environmental events (2008-2011)

   Okkam - Enabling the Web of Entities (2008 - 2010)

   TEAM - Tightening knowledge sharing in distributed software communities by applying semantic technologies (2006 - 2009)

    NEPOMUK - The Social Semantic Desktop (2006 - 2008)

    P-Grid - A Peer-to-Peer Information System (2001 - 2008)

    GridVine - A RDF peer-to peer data management system (2004-2008)

    Knowledge-Web - Realizing the Semantic Web (2004 - 2007)

    Evergrow - Ever-growing global scale-free networks, their provisioning, repair and unique functions (2004-2007)

    ALVIS - Superpeer Semantic Search Engine (2004-2006)

    Bricks - Building Resources for Integrated Cultural Knowledge Services (2004-2006)

    DIP - Data, Information, and Process Integration with Semantic Web Services (2004-2006)

   P2P Trust Management (2001 - 2010)