IEEE DCOSS 2015 Program


Preliminary Program DCOSS 2015

Day 1 - Wednesday, June 10, 2015.

08:00 - 08:45 - Registration

08:45 - 09:00 - Welcome Message

09:00 - 10:00 – Invited Talk: Title: Social Network Signal Processing - Tarek Abdelzaher, UIUC

10:00 - 10:30 - Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 - Session 1: Mobile Sensing

  • An Adaptive Middleware for Opportunistic Mobile Sensing [Rafael Vasconcelos, Luis Talavera, Igor Vasconcelos, Markus Endler, Francisco Silva e Silva, Marco Roriz Berto de Tafaicio Gomes]
  • High Resolution Air Pollution Maps in Urban Environments Using Mobile Sensor Networks [Ali Marjovi, Adrian Arfire, Alcherio Martinoli]
  • Opportunistic Radio Assisted Navigation for Autonomous Ground Vehicles [Hongkai Wen, Yiran Shen, Savvas Papaioannou, Winston Churchill, Niki Trigoni, Paul Newman]

12:00 - 13:00 – Lunch

13:00 - 14:30 - Session 2: Applications and Programming

  • PerOMAS: Personal Office Management and Automation System [Artur Balanuta, Ricardo Lopes Pereira, Carlos Santos Silva]
  • Holmes: A Comprehensive Anomaly Detection System for Daily In-home [Activities Enamul Hoque, Robert F. Dickerson, Sarah M. Preum, Mark Hanson, Adam Barth, John A. Stankovic]
  • Tokenit: Designing State-driven Embedded Systems Through Tokenized Transitions [Amir Taherkordi, Cristian Prisacariu, Frank Eliassen, Kay Romer]

14:30 - 16:00 - Session 3: Low-power Wireless

  • Load-Balanced Data Collection through Opportunistic Routing [Mathieu Michel, Simon Duquennoy, Bruno Quoitin, Thiemo Voigt]
  • Estimating Low-power Radio Signal Attenuation in Forests: A LiDAR-based Approach [Silvia Demetri, Gian Pietro Picco, Lorenzo Bruzzone]
  • PREED: Packet REcovery by Exploiting the Determinism in Industrial WSN Communication [Filip Barac, Mikael Gidlund, Tingting Zhang]

16:00 - 16:30 – Coffee Break

16:30 - 18:00 - Session 4: Distributed Processing

  • Spatio-temporal Hierarchical Data Aggregation using Compressive Sensing (ST-HDACS) [Xi Xu, Rashid Ansari, Ashfaq Khokhar]
  • The Price of Incorrectly Aggregating Coverage Values in Sensor Selection [Amotz Bar-Noy, Matthew P. Johnson, Nooreddin Naghibolhosseini, Dror Rawitz, Simon Shamoun]
  • Ensuring High Performance of Consensus-based Estimation by Lifetime Maximization in WSNs [Cafacsar Asensio-Marco, Daniel Alonso-Romafajn, Baltasar Beferull-Lozano]

18:00 - 20:00 – Opening Cocktail

Day 2 – Thursday, June 11, 2015

08:30 - 10:00 - Session 5: Hybrid Networking

  • Passive, Privacy-preserving Real-time Counting of Unmodified Smartphones via ZigBee Interference [Roman Lim, Marco Zimmerling, Lothar Thiele]
  • Interconnecting Wi-fi Devices with IEEE 802.15.4 Devices Without Using a Gateway [Shengrong Yin, Qiang Li, Omprakash Gnawali]
  • Localization using Anonymous Measurements [Niklas Wirstrafam, Arash Behboodi, Filip Lemic, Thiemo Voigt, Adam Wolisz]

10:00 - 10:30 - Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 - Session 6: Estimation

  • Optimal Power Management With Guaranteed Minimum Energy Utilization For Solar Energy Harvesting Systems [Bernhard Buchli, Pratyush Kumar, Lothar Thiele]
  • Prediction of Despeckling Efficiency of DCT-based Filters Applied to SAR Images [Oleksii Rubel, Vladimir Lukin, Fatima S. de Medeiros]
  • Distributed Randomized Kaczmarz and Applications to Seismic Imaging in Sensor [Goutham Kamath, Paritosh Ramanan, Wen-Zhan Song]

12:00 - 13:00 – Lunch

13:00 - 14:00 - Session 7: Humans as Sensors

  • Joint Localization of Events and Sources in Social Networks [Prasanna Giridhar Shiguang Wang, Tarek Abdelzaher, Jemin George, Lance Kaplan, Raghu Ganti]
  • On Exploiting Logical Dependencies for Minimizing Additive Cost Metrics in Resource-Limited Crowdsensing [Shaohan Hu, Shen Li, Shuochao Yao, Lu Su, Ramesh Govindan, Reginald Hobbs, Tarek Abdelzaher]

14:00 - 15:00 - Panel Session: Perspectives of a new PhD on his/her carreer inside/outside academia
(Rossana Andrade, Miguel Franklin, Elias Duarte, Eduardo Nakamura, Tarek Abdelzaher, Luca Mottola) Moderator: José Rolim.

15:00 - 18:00 - Posters Session

  • Decentralized Energy and Power Estimation in Solar-Powered Wireless Sensor Networks[Ahmad H. Dehwah (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia), Souhaib Ben Taieb (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia), Jeff S. Shamma (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia), Christian G. Claudel (University of Texas at Austin, USA)]
  • Android Application to Management Multiple Networking Interfaces [Victor Tortorello (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil), Luis H. V. Nakamura (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil), Daniel C. Lobato (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil), Rodolfo I Meneguette (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil)]
  • An Efficient Agent Location Management for Wireless Sensor Networks [Hiroaki Fukuda (Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan), Paul Leger (Universidad Católica del Norte, Chile)]
  • Wireless Sensor Network-based Urban Traffic Monitoring Using Inertial Reference Data [Mustafa Mousa (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia), Mohammed Abdulaal (The University of Manchester, UK), Stephen Boyles (University of Texas at Austin, USA), Christian Claudel (University of Texas at Austin, USA)]
  • Sensor Node to Improve Resiliency and Monitoring in Smart Grids: Taking the Lab to Field in Industry [Luke Russell (Carleton University, Canada), Rafik Goubran (Carleton University, Canada), Felix Kwamena (Carleton University, Canada)]
  • A Health Smart Home System to Report Incidents for Disabled People [Diulie J. Freitas (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil), Tiago B. Marcondes (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil), Luis H. V. Nakamura (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil), Rodolfo I. Meneguette (Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil)]

16:00 - 16:30 - Coffee-Break

16:30 - 18:00 - PHD Forum

  • Towards an IoT-based Architecture for Wine Traceability [Leonardo Barreto Campos (University of São Paulo, Brazil), Carlos Eduardo Cugnasca (University of São Paulo, Brazil)]
  • System Support for Self-Adaptive Cyber-Physical Systems [Marcio E. F. Maia (Federal University of Ceara, Brazil), Rossana M. C. Andrade (Federal University of Ceara, Brazil)]
  • Smart Shadow - An autonomous availability computation resource allocation platform for Internet of Things in the Fog computing environment [Danilo Reis de Vasconcelos (Federal University of Ceara, Brazil), Rossana Andrade (Federal University of Ceara, Brazil), Jose Neuman de Souza (Federal University of Ceara, Brazil)]

Day 3 – Friday, June 12, 2015

08:30 - 11:00 - International workshop on Internet of Things – Ideas and Perspectives (IoTIP 2015)

08:30 - 10:00 - Technical Session 1 (IoTIP 2015)

  • A Roadmap for Cloud SECO: EcoData and the New Actors in the IoT Era [Marcelo França (COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil); Rodrigo Santos (COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil); Claudia Werner (COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)]
  • Getting Virtualized Wireless Sensor Networks' IaaS Ready for PaaS [Imran Khan (Télécom SudParis, France); Fatima Zahra Errounda (Concordia University, Canada); Sami Yangui (Concordia University, Canada); Roch Glitho (Concordia University, Canada); Noël Crespi (Télécom SudParis, France)]
  • Personalization using Sensors for Preliminary Human Detection in an IoT Environment [Luke Russell (Carleton University, Canada), Rafik Goubran (Carleton University, Canada), Felix Kwamena (Carleton University, Canada)]

10:00 - 10:30 – Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:30 - 7th International Workshop on Performance Control in Wireless Sensor Networks (PWSN 2015) Technical Session 2 (PWSN 2015)

  • Average power consumption breakdown of Wireless Sensor Network nodes using IPv6 over LLNs [Javier Schandy (Universidad de la República, Uruguay); Leonardo Steinfeld (Universidad de la República, Uruguay); Fernando Silveira (Universidad de la República, Uruguay)]
  • Enabling Design of Performance-Controlled Sensor Network Applications Through Task Allocation and Reallocation [Atis Elsts (Uppsala University, Sweden); Farshid Hassani Bijarbooneh (Uppsala University, Sweden); Martin Jacobsson (Uppsala University, Sweden); Konstantinos Sagonas (Uppsala University, Sweden)]
  • Achieving Human-Aware Seamless Handoff [David Nunes (University of Coimbra, Portugal); Duarte Raposo (University of Coimbra, Portugal); David Silva (University of Coimbra, Portugal); Pedro Carmona (University of Coimbra, Portugal); Jorge Sa Silva (University of Coimbra, Portugal)]
  • Routing and Data Aggregation Toward a High Speed Sink in Wireless Sensor Networks [Leandro N. Balico (Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil); Horacio A.B.F. Oliveira (Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil); Eduardo F. Nakamura (Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil); Raimundo S. Barreto (Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil); Antonio A. F. Loureiro (Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil)]

12:30 - 13:30 – Lunch