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UCI uses campus Wi-Fi to test COVID-19 contact tracing app

HealthITAnalytics, July 10, 2020

July 10, 2020

UCI uses campus Wi-Fi to test COVID-19 contact tracing app

“When coronavirus lockdowns began to take place in March, we immediately started thinking of how some of the lessons we’ve learned through TIPPERS could be put to use to help the campus regain some semblance of normal operations while preventing the spread of the contagion,” said principal investigator Sharad Mehrotra, UCI professor of computer science.