ACM SenSys 2007  
The 5th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems
sydney, Australia, 6 Nov. - 9 Nov., 2007

 
 
 
Technical Program
 
(This Technical Program is also available as a PDF file)
 
Tuesday, November 6
 
08:30 - 17:00 Workshops (run concurrently)
 
SenseID: Convergence of RFID and Wireless Sensor Networks and Their Applications
(Oak Room, Lobby Level, Swissotel)
 
Sensing on Everyday Mobile Phones in Support of Participatory Research
(Maple Room, Lobby Level, Swissotel)
 
SenSys Doctoral Colloquium
(University of Technology, Sydney)
 
17:30 - 19:30 Conference Reception
(Maple Room and Foyer Area, Lobby Level)
 
(All technical sessions of main conference will be held in the main ballroom on the lobby level of Swissotel)
Wednesday, November 7
 
08:30 - 08:45 Opening Announcements
 
08:45 - 10:00 Keynote: Seth Goldstein (CMU), "On the Path Towards Programmable Matter"
 
10:00 - 10:30 Break
 
10:30 - 12:00 Localization
 
BeepBeep: A High Accuracy Acoustic Ranging System using COTS Mobile Devices. Chunyi Peng, Guobin Shen , Yongguang Zhang ,Yanlin Li, Kun Tan (Microsoft Research Asia)
 
MSP: Multi-Sequence Positioning of Wireless Sensor Nodes. Ziguo Zhong, Tian He (U. Minnesota)
 
Tracking Mobile Nodes Using RF Doppler Shifts. Branislav Kusy, Akos Ledeczi, Xenofon Koutsoukos (Vanderbilt U)
 
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch
 
13:30 - 15:00 Protocols
 
CountTorrent: Ubiquitous Access to Query Aggregates in Dynamic and Mobile Sensor Networks. Abhinav Kamra, Vishal Misra, Dan Rubenstein (Columbia U)
 
A Component Based Architecture for Power-Efficient Media Access Control in Wireless Sensor Networks. Kevin Klues, Greg Hackmann, Octav Chipara, Chenyang Lu (Washington U St Louis)
 
 Visibility: A New Metric For Protocol Design. Megan Wachs, Jung Il Choi, Jung Woo Lee, Kannan Srinivasan (Stanford), Zhen Chen (Columbia), Mayank Jain, Philip Levis (Stanford)
 
15:00 - 15:30 Break
 
15:30 - 17:00 Applications
 
The BikeNet Mobile Sensing System for Cyclist Experience Mapping. Shane B. Eisenman (Columbia),  Emiliano Miluzzo, Nicholas D. Lane, Ronald A. Peterson (Dartmouth), Gahng-Seop Ahn (Columbia), Andrew T. Campbell (Dartmouth)
 
Luster: Wireless Sensor Network for Environmental Research. Leo Selavo, Anthony Wood, Qiuhua Cao, Tamim Sookoor, Hengchang Liu, Aravind Srinivasan, Yafeng Wu, Woochul Kang, John Stankovic (U. Virginia), Don Young (Virginia Commonwealth U.), John Porter (U. Virginia)
 
SensorFlock: An Airborne Wireless Sensor Network of Micro-Air Vehicles.  Jude Allred, Ahmad Bilal Hasan, Saroah Panichsakul, William Pisano, Peter Gray, Jyh Huang, Richard Han, Dale Lawrence, Kamran Mohseni (U. Colorado)
 
 18:00 - 22:00 Conference Banquet: Dinner Cruise
 
 
Thursday, November 8
 
08:30 - 10:00 Power Management
 
Meeting Lifetime Goals with Energy Levels. Andreas Lachenmann (U Stuttgart), Pedro José  Marrón (U Bonn), Daniel Minder,  Kurt Rothermel (U. Stuttgart)
 
 CargoNet: A Low-Cost MicroPower Sensor Node Exploiting Quasi-Passive Wakeup for Adaptive Asynchronous Monitoring of Exceptional Events. Mateusz Malinowski, Matthew Moskwa, Mark Feldmeier, Mathew Laibowitz, Joseph Paradiso (MIT)
 
Eon: A Language and Runtime System for Perpetual Systems. Jacob Sorber, Alexander Kostadinov, Matthew Garber (UMass-Amherst), Matthew Brennan (USC), Mark Corner, Emery Berger (UMass-Amherst)
 
10:00 - 10:30 Break
 
10:30 - 12:00 Programming
 
The Design and Implementation of A Declarative Sensor Network System. David Chu, Lucian Popa, Arsalan Tavakoli, Joseph Hellerstein (UC Berkeley), Philip Levis (Stanford), Scott Shenker, Ion Stoica (UC Berkeley)
 
Clairvoyant: A Comprehensive Source-Level Debugger for Wireless Sensor Networks. Jing Yang, Mary Lou Soffa, Leo Selavo,  Kamin Whitehouse (U Virginia)
 
Efficient Memory Safety for TinyOS. Nathan Cooprider, Will Archer, Eric Eide (U. Utah), David Gay (Intel Research), John Regehr (U. Utah)
 
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch + Business Meeting
 
14:00 - 17:15 Demonstration and Poster Session
 
 
Friday, November 9
 
08:30 - 10:00 Utilities
 
A Framework for Automated Generation and Instantiation of Power-Efficient Classifiers For Embedded Sensor Nodes. Ari Benbasat, Joseph Paradiso (MIT)
 
Message-In-a-Bottle: User-Friendly and Secure Key Deployment for Sensor Nodes. Cynthia Kuo, Mark Luk, Rohit Negi, Adrian Perrig (CMU)
 
Multi-user Data Sharing in Radar Sensor Networks. Ming Li, Tingxin Yan, Deepak Ganesan, Eric Lyons, Prashant Shenoy, Arun Venkataramani, Michael Zink (UMass Amherst)
 
10:00 - 10:30 Break
 
10:30 - 12:00 Monitoring/Simulation
 
Catching Elephants with Mice: Sparse Sampling for Monitoring Sensor Networks. Sorabh Gandhi, Subhash Suri (UCSB), Emo Welzl (ETH-Zurich)
 
Simulation-Based Augmented Reality for Sensor Network Development. Ye Wen, Wei Zhang, Rich Wolski (UCSB)
 
Exploring In-Situ Sensing Irregularity in Wireless Sensor Networks. Joengmin Hwang, Tian He, Yongdae Kim (U. Minnesota)
 
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch
 
13:30 - 15:30 Communication
 
Rate-Controlled Reliable Transport for Wireless Sensor Networks. Jeongyeup Paek, Ramesh Govindan (USC)
 
Data Forwarding in Extremely Low Duty-Cycle Sensor Networks with Unreliable Communication Links. Yu Gu, Tian He (U. Minnesota)
 
An Adaptive Communication Architecture for Wireless Sensor Networks. Adam Dunkels, Fredrik Österlind, Zhitao He (SICS)
 
Flush: A Reliable Bulk Transport Protocol for Multihop Wireless Networks. Sukun Kim, Rodrigo Fonseca, Prabal Dutta, Arsalan Tavakoli, David Culler (UC Berkeley), Philip Levis (Stanford), Scott Shenker, Ion Stoica (UC Berkeley)
 
15:30 - 15:45 Break
 
15:45 - 17:00 "Soap Box" talks
 
A series of 5 minute talks providing strong, controversial, and/or outrageous opinions on a topic within the scope of SenSys, e.g.,  direction the field should/should not take, future predictions, etc.
 
 17:00 - 17:15 Best Talk Award and Closing