Monday, November 3, 2014

8:30 - 8:45
8:45 - 10:00

Keynote #1: Hari Balakrishnan (Professor, MIT)

Making Roads Safer by Making Drivers better
10:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

Session 1

Energy Harvesting, Management, and Analysis

Session chair: Phil Levis

  • Ekho: Realistic and Repeatable Experimentation for Tiny Energy-Harvesting Sensors
    Josiah Hester, Timothy Scott, Jacob Sorber (Clemson University)
  • NEAT: A Novel Energy Analysis Toolkit for Free-Roaming Smartphones
    Niels Brouwers, Marco Zuniga, Koen Langendoen (Delft University of Technology)
  • Dynamic Power Management for Long-Term Energy Neutral Operation of Solar Energy Harvesting Systems
    Bernhard Buchli, Felix Sutton, Jan Beutel, Lothar Thiele (ETH Zurich)
12:00 - 1:30
1:30 - 3:30

Session 2

Tracking and Mapping for Fun and Profit

Session chair: Thomas Schmid

  • GruMon: Fast and Accurate Group Monitoring for Heterogeneous Urban Spaces
    Rijurekha Sen, Youngki Lee, Kasthuri Jayarajah, Archan Misra, Rajesh Krishna Balan (Singapore Management University)
  • Opo: Infrastructure Free Human Contact Sensing
    William Huang, Ye-Sheng Kuo, Patrick Pannuto, Prabal Dutta (University of Michigan)
  • MobyDick: An Interactive Multi-swimmer Exergame
    Woohyeok Choi, Jeungmin Oh (KAIST), Taiwoo Park (Michigan State University), Sungjun Kang, Miri Moon, Uichin Lee (KAIST), Inseok Hwang (IBM Research Austin), Junehwa Song (KAIST)
  • iLocScan: Harnessing Multipath for Simultaneous Indoor Source Localization and Space Scanning
    Chi Zhang, Feng Li, Jun Luo, Ying He (Nanyang Technological University)
3:30 - 4:00
4:00 - 5:00
Two-Minute Madness
5:00 - 5:30
Demo/Poster Setup
5:30 - 7:30

Demo/Poster Session

Tuesday, November 4

8:30 - 10:00

Session 3

Communication Systems

Session chair: Jun Luo

  • RushNet: Practical Traffic Prioritization for Saturated Wireless Sensor Networks
    Chieh-Jan Mike Liang (Microsoft Research), Kaifei Chen (UC Berkeley), Nissanka Bodhi Priyantha, Jie Liu, Feng Zhao (Microsoft Research)
  • ZiSense: Towards Inference Resilient Duty Cycling in Wireless Sensor Networks
    Xiaolong Zheng (HKUST), Zhichao Cao, Jiliang Wang, Yuan He, Yunhao Liu (Tsinghua University)
  • From Rateless to Distanceless: Enabling Sparse Sensor Network Deployment in Large Areas
    Wan Du, Zhenjiang Li, Jansen Christian Liando, Mo Li (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
10:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

Session 4

Security, Privacy, and Drones

Session chair: Bodhi Priyantha

  • Kinesis: A Security Incident Response and Prevention System for Wireless Sensor Networks
    Salmin Sultana, Daniele Midi, Elisa Bertino (Purdue University)
  • Privacy.Tag: Privacy Concern Expressed and Respected
    Cheng Bo (Illinois Institute of Technology), Guobin Shen, Jie Liu (Microsoft Research Asia), Xiang-Yang Li (Illinois Institute of Technology), YongGuang Zhang, Feng Zhao (Microsoft Research Asia)
  • Team-level Programming of Drone Sensor Networks
    Luca Mottola (Politecnico di Milano, SICS Swedish ICT), Mattia Moretta (Politecnico di Milano), Kamin Whitehouse (University of Virginia), Carlo Ghezzi (Politecnico di Milano)
12:00 - 1:00

Lunch & Pro Tip Talks: Life Lessons for Grad Students and Young Professionals
( N^2Women)

1:00 - 2:00

Session 5

Achieving Context Awareness

Session chair: Koen Langendoen

  • Using Mobile Phone Barometer for Low-Power Transportation Context Detection
    Kartik Sankaran, Minhui Zhu, Xiangfa Guo, Akkihebbal L. Ananda, Mun Choon Chan (National University of Singapore), Li-Shiuan Peh (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
  • Accurate Real-Time Relative Localization Using Single-Frequency GPS
    Will Hedgecock, Miklos Maroti, Akos Ledeczi, Peter Volgyesi, Rueben Banalagay (Vanderbilt University)
2:00 - 3:00
Test of Time Awards and Panel

SenSys in a Dozen: Lessons Learned and Directions to Set

Phil Levis (Stanford), Thomas Schmid (Univ. of Utah), Koen Langendoen (Delft University), Thyaga Nandagopal (NSF)

3:00 - 3:30
3:30 - 5:00

Session 6

Sensor Applications

Session chair: Janos Sallai

  • CarLog: A Platform for Flexible and Efficient Automotive Sensing
    Yurong Jiang, Hang Qiu, Matthew McCartney (University of Southern California), Fan Bai, Donald Grimm (General Motors Global R&D), Ramesh Govindan (University of Southern California)
  • Mining Users’ Significant Driving Routes with Low-power Sensors
    Sarfraz Nawaz, Cecilia Mascolo (University of Cambridge)
  • AirCloud: A Cloud-based Air-Quality Monitoring System for Everyone
    Yun Cheng, Xiucheng Li, Zhijun Li, Shouxu Jiang (Harbin Institute of Technology), Yilong Li, Ji Jia (Air Scientific), Xiaofan Jiang
5:00 - 6:00
Business Meeting
7:00 - 10:00


Wednesday, November 5

8:45 - 10:00

Keynote #2: George R. Hernandez (PNNL, US DOE)

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Transactions
10:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

Session 7

Monitoring and Imaging, Indoors and Out

Session chair: Xiaofan (Fred) Jiang

  • Feasibility and Limits of Wi-Fi Imaging
    Donny Huang, Rajalakshmi Nandakumar, Shyamnath Gollakota (University of Washington)
  • A Semi-Supervised Learning Approach for Robust Indoor-Outdoor Detection with Smartphones
    Valentin Radu, Panagiota Katsikouli, Rik Sarkar, Mahesh K. Marina (University of Edinburgh)
  • DSP.Ear: Leveraging Co-Processor Support for Continuous Audio Sensing on Smartphones
    Petko Georgiev (University of Cambridge), Nicholas D. Lane (Microsoft Research), Kiran K. Rachuri (Samsung Research America, University of Cambridge), Cecilia Mascolo (University of Cambridge)

You can register for SenSys 2014 here.