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Practical experiences on building structured remote and virtual laboratories from the student's point of view
Found in: 2012 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE)
By Rafael Pastor,Daniel Sanchez,Nourdine Aliane,Roberto Hernandez,Antonio Robles-Gomez,Agustin Caminero,Salvador Ros,Gabriel Diaz,Manuel Castro
Issue Date:October 2012
pp. 1-6
Nowadays, the use of remote laboratories is a common feature in order to get students involved in practical experiences. This is particularly important in distance learning environment. The regular practice is to develop a particular laboratory, required b...
VISIR deployment in undergraduate engineering practices
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By Mohamed Tawfik,Elio Sancristobal,Sergio Martin,Charo Gil,Alberto Pesquera,Pablo Losada,Gabriel Diaz,Juan Peire,Manuel Castro,Javier Garcia-Zubia,Unai Hernandez,Pablo Orduna,Ignacio Angulo,M. C. Costa Lobo,M. A. Marques,M. C. Viegas,Gustavo R. Alves
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. T1A-1-T1A-7
Practical sessions are the backbone of qualification in engineering education. It leads to a better understanding and allows mastering scientific concepts and theories. The lack of the availability of practical sessions at many universities and institution...
Applying a assessment tool in distance learning education
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By Elio Sancristobal,Nuria Oliva,Juan J. Aguado,Juan Vicente Miguez,Sergio Martin,Gabriel Diaz,Jose Carpio,Manuel Castro
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. F4C-1-F4C-8
Spanish National University for Distance Education (UNED) has a great number of students located in different places from Spain, Europe and South America. By this reason, it is necessary to use e-learning tools that make easier learning process of our stud...
Middleware for the Development of Context-Aware Applications inside m-Learning: Connecting e-Learning to the Mobile World
Found in: Computing in the Global Information Technology, International Multi-Conference on
By Sergio Martin, Rosario Gil, Elio San Cristobal, Gabriel Díaz, Manuel Castro, Juan Peire, Mihail Milev, Nevena Mileva
Issue Date:August 2009
pp. 217-222
This paper addresses the issue of the creation of context-aware applications inside the Mobile-Learning approach. It tries to clarify aspects like the most suitable environments of application; how new features of mobile devices, such as GPS (Global Positi...
A Context-Aware Application Based on Ubiquitous Location
Found in: Mobile Ubiquitous Computing, Systems, Services and Technologies, International Conference on
By Sergio Martín, Elio S. Cristobal, Rosario Gil, Gabriel Díaz, Manuel Castro, Juan Peire
Issue Date:October 2008
pp. 83-88
Location tracking systems are becoming more relevant in many new environments, due to the fact they are the core of context aware applications. This new concept can improve the way organizations provide services and do business. Inside university area, use...
Scaffolding online laboratory experiences as inclusive and motivational tools for students and teachers
Found in: 2013 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE)
By German Carro Fernandez,Manuel Castro Gil,Elio Sancristobal Ruiz,Miguel Latorre,Gabriel Diaz,Sergio Martin,Pablo Losada
Issue Date:October 2013
pp. 1921-1927
The ability for accessing learning tools at any time and from anywhere is highly increasing. Technologies such as Internet and mobile devices provide universal integration of teaching and learning. For scientific or engineering subjects, the use of real re...