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DrLucyRogers

United Kingdom

Inventor | Makertorium Ltd

I am an inventor, engineer, writer and presenter. Other stuff: Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor of Engineering: Creativity and Communication at Brunel University London; Founder of the Guild of Makers (www.guildofmakers.org); Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and have a PhD in bubbles; Judge on BBC Robot Wars.

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DrLucyRogers

Internet of Things

1 month ago

MQTT-fu

This article describes use patterns that experienced MQTT application developers often adopt. It brings together some best practices that are often found in code, passed on verbally, or held in the minds of experienced MQTT practitioners.

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DrLucyRogers

Internet of Things

1 month ago

Introduction to the Internet of Things

The concepts behind the Internet of Things (IoT). Why a low cost, credit-card sized computer called a Raspberry Pi, the MQTT messaging protocol and Node-RED - a visual flow programming language - are the ideal tools for building your own IoT device.

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DrLucyRogers

Internet of Things

1 month ago

MQTT

MQTT is a messaging system for the Internet of Things. It makes it easy to get your Things connected using a widely used, standardised protocol. This article explains the important parts, what it is, how to use it and why it was developed.

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

2 months ago

The Engineering Edge – lasers and atomic clocks

Technology that is used in getting broadband to our houses is also being used to develop more accurate atomic clocks for use in space.

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

2 months ago

Systems Engineering Appreciation - CPD

Continuing Professional Development – take the opportunity to learn new stuff!

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

3 months ago

Fusion uses everyday technology?

Fusion, Culham and doughnuts.

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

5 months ago

Stand up comedy in Virtual Reality

Watch stand-up comedian Bec Hill in Virtual Reality – available from Friday November 8th, 2019.

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

5 months ago

The Engineering Edge - Drones

You've heard the podcast? Now find out the extra bits ...

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

4 months ago

The Engineering Edge – Dinosaurs

Robot Dinosaurs. (That's all you need to know!)

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

6 months ago

Augmented humans... my thoughts of the future

A whimsical view of what life will be like when we are all augmented...

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

2 weeks ago

Quantum Computers Part 2 - Programming using IBM's circuit diagram

Quantum stuff is really weird. Accept that and you too can program a quantum computer. WARNING - requires knowledge of Python.

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DrLucyRogers

Innovation

5 months ago

Quantum Computers Part 1 - what?

How does a quantum computer work? Actually, how does a conventional computer work?!

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