Smart & Connected Communities


A smart city is an urban area that uses different types of electronic data collection sensors to supply information which is used to manage assets and resources efficiently (ComputerWorld).
Goals of a smart city:
• Reduce costs while improving quality & delivery of urban services
• Allow real-time response to changing conditions
• Improving connectivity and opportunity for all residents
• Increase communication between citizens and government

Research and Literature


Windshield Wipers on Connected Vehicles Produce High-accuracy Rainfall Maps - University of Michigan