University of Liverpool

The University of Liverpool was founded in 1881 “For advancement of learning and ennoblement of life” and is recognised for high-quality teaching, research and international collaborations.

The University of Liverpool is the Project Lead for the Liverpool City Region HDD project.

They were also the lead for the  Liverpool 5G Create: Connecting Health and Social Care project, and a partner in the Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care Testbed project, where the university’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics developed a chromatic sensor to provide alerts to carers if there is an unusual event (e.g. a fall, seizure, intrusion etc.)  The university also developed an environmentally friendly wireless communication trial to show the reduced use of power in 5G over 4G systems and innovative high-performance channel equalisation techniques to combat signal distortion during propagation due to multipath effects.