LifeNet Enables Wireless Communications When Internet Goes Down

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When disaster takes down communications infrastructure, text messages through LifeNet could cost 100 times less than when using satellite phones, says graduate student Hrushikesh Mehendale, who worked with Santosh Vempala (Computer Science) to design the system. Source: Huffington Post

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High Performance Computing (HPC), College of Computing, School of Computer Science, School of Interactive Computing, School of Computational Science and Engineering

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computer networks, computing for good, disaster relief, santosh vempala
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  • Created By: Mike Terrazas
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 22, 2011 - 9:35am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:25pm