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METU Smart Campus Project (iEAST)

  • Şeyda ErtekinEmail author
  • Ozan Keysan
  • Murat Göl
  • Hande Bayazıt
  • Tuna Yıldız
  • Andrea Marr
  • Mehdi Ganji
  • Saeed Teimourzadeh
  • Osman Bülent Tör
  • Sıla Özkavaf
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems book series (LNNS, volume 76)

Abstract

With the rise of urbanization, cities around the world have embraced applications and benefits of leveraging advanced technologies to deliver a range of services while promoting efficient, environmentally friendly, and sustainable eco-systems. By harnessing technology to improve the quality of life of citizens, these advanced technological tools have become critical in transforming urbanized cities across the globe into smart cities. Universities in particular have served as an ideal platform to showcase smart applications to promote smart campuses. This paper presents METU Smart Campus Project which addresses necessary analysis and recommendations for the implementation of a smart and sustainable campus at METU. Scope of the project includes development of a 10 year smart campus roadmap and a plan for implementation of near-term smart and sustainable campus activities. The project will assist METU in planning and implementing the smart intelligence, Energy, Aquatic (Water), Security, and Transportation Campus (iEAST).

Keywords

Smart city Smart campus Energy efficiency Transportation Smart buildings Water management 

Notes

Acknowledgement

This study is supported by U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) under the Grant Agreement between USTDA and METU on September 22, 2017. The study is supported in part by TUBITAK 1509-Uluslararası Sanayi Ar-Ge Projeleri Destekleme Programı (Project no/name: 9180003/Multi-layer aggregator solutions to facilitate optimum demand response and grid flexibility (SMART-MLA) under ERA-NET Smart Grids Plus 2017).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Şeyda Ertekin
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ozan Keysan
    • 1
  • Murat Göl
    • 1
  • Hande Bayazıt
    • 1
  • Tuna Yıldız
    • 1
  • Andrea Marr
    • 2
  • Mehdi Ganji
    • 2
  • Saeed Teimourzadeh
    • 3
  • Osman Bülent Tör
    • 3
  • Sıla Özkavaf
    • 3
  1. 1.Middle East Technical UniversityAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Willdan Energy SolutionsAnaheimUSA
  3. 3.EPRA Elektrik EnerjiAnkaraTurkey

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