SenseApp 2007 Technical Program

Thursday 18th October 2007

TPC Co-Chairs:
Salil Kanhere, University of New South Wales
Utz Roedig, Lancaster University

08:00 – 08:45 Registration and Morning Coffee
08:45 – 09:00 Welcome and Introductions
09:00 – 10:00 Session 1: Keynote Address

Casting a Wider Net: New Applications for Wireless Sensing
S. Hodges, Microsoft Research, United Kingdom

10:00 – 10:20 Coffee Break
10:20 – 12:00 Session 2: Sensor Networks for Enviromental Monitoring

Session-Chair: Cormac Sreenan, University College Cork, Ireland

Sensor Networking in Aquatic Environments - Experiences and New Challenges
T. Voigt, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
F. Osterlind, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
N. Finne, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Z. He, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
A. Dunkels, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
J. Schiller, Free University of Berlin, Germany
U. Bamstedt, Umea University, Sweden
K. Hjort, Uppsala University, Sweden

Design and Development of a Remote Robust Sensor Network: Experiences from an Outdoor Water Quality Monitoring
T. Dinh, CSIRO, Australia
W. Hu, CSIRO, Australia
P. Sikka, CSIRO, Australia
P. Corke, CSIRO, Australia

Enhanced System Design Solutions for Wireless Sensor Networks Applied to Distributed Environmental Monitoring
F. Chiti, University of Florence, Italy
G. Manes, University of Florence, Italy
R. Fantacci, University of Florence, Italy
M. Ciabatti, University of Florence, Italy
G. Collodi, University of Florence, Italy
D. Di Palma, University of Florence, Italy
A. Manes, University of Florence, Italy

SmartCoast: A Wireless Sensor Network for Water Quality Monitoring (short paper)
B. O'Flynn, Tyndall National Institute, Ireland
R. Martinez-Catala, Tyndall National Institute, Ireland
F. Regan, Dublin City University, Ireland
D. Diamond, Dublin City University, Ireland

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 15:00 Session 3: Algorithms and Services

Session-Chair: Thiemo Voigt, SICS, Sweden

RFID Anti-Collison Protocol for Dense Passive Tag Environments
K. Ali, Queen's University, Canda
H. Hassanein, Queen's University, Canada
A. Taha, Queen's University, Canada

A Method for Self-Organizing Communication in WSN-based Localization Systems: HashSlot
M. Baunach, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
C. Muehlberger, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
R. Kolla, University of Wuerzburg, Germany

Reliability Control for Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks
J. Benson, University College Cork, Ireland
U. Roedig, InfoLab21, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
T. O'Donovan, University College Cork, Ireland
C. Sreenan, University College Cork, Ireland

Prototyping Service Discovery and Usage in Wireless Sensor Networks
R. Marina-Perianu, University of  Twente, Netherlands
H. Scholten, University of Twente, Netherlands
P. Havinga, University of Twente, Netherlands

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 17:30 Session 4: Applications

Session-Chair: Reiner Kolla, University of Wuerzburg, Germany

Emergency Evacuation using Wireless Sensor Networks
M. Barnes, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
H. Leather, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
D. Arvind, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Developing Wireless Sensor Networks for Real-World Applications
R. Newman, Coventry University, United Kingdom
J. Kemp, Coventry University, United Kingdom

From Deployment in the Laboratory to Deployment in the Home: Trouble and Strife with Sensor Networks
E. Harris, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
R. Krishna, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
D. Chalmers, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
G. Fitzpatrick, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
M. Stringer, University of Sussex, United Kingdom

Beyond Theory: Deployment of a Real-World Localization Application as Low Power WSN
C. Muehlberger, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
R. Kolla, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
M. Baunach, University of Wuerzburg, Germany