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  • The Ambient Lab and Observation room recently played host to IET's project which brings fieldwork and lab activity closer together via a co-ordinated use of modern technology.  Students working in

    Members of the 'in here' team in the Ambient lab operating the interactive table
  • The ‘Out There In Here’ project lead by Dr Anne Adams has been invited to give a presentation at the Home Office TD3 Augmented Reality showcase on 9thFebruary 2011 in London.

    Using the multi-touch table in OTIH trials
  • Researchers in Computing have begun the observation studies on the Pop-Up Wine shop at one end of the Ambient Lab.  The experiment is testing how an ambient recommender service can affect people's

    The Pop-Up Wine Shop in the Ambient Lab
  • The schedule for the 2011 season of IET Technology Coffee mornings is now available and there are some real treats in store for OU staff who are interested in keeping up to date with new dev


  • The Wednesday IET Technology Coffee mornings will be moving venue very soon within the Jennie Lee Building. 


  • IET’s Dr Denise Whitelock has been involved in developing an application for mobile devices which will help young children learn to read.  It enables parents to create their own personal picture bo


  • Three years after IET and Computing moved in to occupy the new Jennie Lee Building, the official opening ceremony for the building was held on 19th July at 5.00 pm. It was combined with

    Martin Bean talks with Asa Briggs in the Jennie Lee Building
  • The first Research Showcase organised jointly by IET and Computing for external visitors to the OU progressed smoothly on Tuesday 27th September 2011 in the Jennie Lee Research Labs.

    Demonstration of the Musical Jacket to external visitors

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