SenseApp 2009 Technical Program

Tuesday 20th October 2009

TPC Co-Chairs:
Salil Kanhere, University of New South Wales
Kay Roemer, ETH Zurich

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

Experiences from three years of developing and operating the PermaSense wireless sensor network for harsh mountain environments
Dr. Stephan Gruber, University of Zurich, Switzerland

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:00 Session 2: Applications and Hardware

Session-Chair: Dirk Westhoff, HAW Hamburg, Germany

Camera traps as sensor networks for monitoring animal communities
Roland Kays, New York State Museum, USA
Bart Kranstauber, Max Planck Institute, Germany
Patrick Jansen, Max Planck Institute, Germany
Chris Carbone, Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, UK
Marcus Rowcliffe, Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, UK
Tony Fountain, University of California at San Diego, USA
Sameer Tilak, University of California at San Diego, USA

A demonstration of wireless sensing for long-term monitoring of water quality
Fiona Regan, Dublin City University, Ireland
Antoin Lawlor, Dublin City University, Ireland
Brendan O'Flynn, Tyndall National Institute, Ireland
Rafael Matinez-Catala, Tyndall National Institute, Ireland
S. Harte, Tyndall National Institute, Ireland
C. O'Mathuna, Tyndall National Institute, Ireland
John Wallace, Intelligent Data Systems, Ireland

On the feasibility of using servo-mechanisms in wireless multimedia sensor network deployments
Damien O'Rourke, CSIRO, Australia
Raja Jurdak, CSIRO, Australia
Junbin Liu, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Darren Moore, CSIRO, Australia
Tim Wark, CSIRO, Australia

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 15:00 Session 3: Operating Systems and Security

Session-Chair: Philip Bonnet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

A real-time kernel for wireless sensor networks employed in rescue scenarios
Heiko Will, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Kaspar Schleiser, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Jochen Schiller, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany

Tiny15four: A portable, yet efficient 802.15.4 stack
Philippe Bonnet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Jan Flora, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Security enhanced multi-hop over the air reprogramming with fountain codes
Jens-Matthias Bohli, NEC Europe, Germany
Dirk Westhoff, HAW Hamburg, Germany
Alban Hessler, NEC Europe, Germany
Osman Ugus, NEC Europe, Germany

Key agreement with low-end devices
Dirk Westhoff, HAW Hamburg, Germany
Frederik Armknecht, Ruhr-Universitaet, Germany

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 17:00 Session 4: Experimentation and Evaluations

Session-Chair: Matthias Hollick, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany

Controllable radio interference for experimental and testing purposes in wireless sensor networks
Carlo Alberto Boano, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Zhitao He, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Yafei Li, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Thiemo Voigt, Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Marco Zuniga, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Andreas Willig, Technical University of Berlin, Germany

On the energy efficiency of lossless data compression in wireless sensor networks
Andreas Reinhardt, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Delphine Christin, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Matthias Hollick, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Ralf Steinmetz, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany

Evaluation of IPv6 over low-power wireless personal area networks implementations
Iyad Tumar, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany
Juergen Schoenwaelder, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany