Ubiquitous Computing

design by

  • Christian Decker, Albert Krohn, Michael Beigl, Tobias Zimmer, The Particle Computer System, IPSN Track on Sensor Platform, Tools and Design Methods for Networked Embedded Systems (SPOTS), To appear in the proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Fourth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN05)
  • Albert Krohn, Tobias Zimmer, Michael Beigl and Christian Decker. Collaborative Sensing in a Retail Store Using Synchronous Distributed Jam Signalling, Pervasive 2005, 8-13 May, 2005, Munich, Germany, to appear
  • Albert Krohn, Michael Beigl Mike Hazas, Hans-Werner Gellersen. Using Fine-Grained Infrared Positioning to Support the Surface-Based Activities of Mobile Users. IWSAWC 2005, June 10th, 2005 in Columbus, Ohio, USA, Proceedings of the ICDCS 2005, IEEE Computer Society, to appear
  • Christian Decker, Michael Beigl, Albert Krohn. A File System for System Programming in Ubiquitous Computing. International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS) 2002, Innsbruck, Austria, March 2005, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 3432: System Aspects in Organic and Pervasive Computing, to appear
  • Florian Michahelles, Stavros Antifakos, Albrecht Schmidt, Bernt Schiele, Michael Beigl. Towards Distributed Awareness - An Artifact based Approach, Sixt IEEE Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (WMCSA), Lake District National Park, UK, 2-3 December 2004, pp 82-93
  • Albert Krohn, Michael Beigl, Christian Decker, Uwe Kochendörfer, Philip Robinson and Tobias Zimmer, Inexpensive and Automatic Calibration for Acceleration Sensors. 2nd International Symposium on Ubiquitous Computing Systems (UCS 2004), November 8-9, 2004, Keio University Mita Campus, Tokyo, Japan, pp 148-154
  • Michael Beigl, Albert Krohn, Sabin Wendhack, SDJS: Efficient Statistics in Wireless Networks. 12th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP) 2004, Berlin, Germany, October 5-8. 2004
  • Michael Beigl, Albert Krohn, Tobias Zimmer and Christian Decker, Typical Sensors needed in Ubiquitous and Pervasive Computing. First International Workshop on Networked Sensing Systems (INSS) 2004, Tokyo, Japan, June 22-23. 2004, pp 153-158
  • Gellersen, H.-W., Kortuem, G., Beigl., M. and Schmidt, A. "Physical prototyping with Smart-Its". IEEE Pervasive Computing Magazine (forthcoming).
  • Christian Decker, Michael Beigl, Albert Krohn, Uwe Kubach, Philip Robinson
    eSeal - A System for Enhanced Electronic Assertion of Authenticity and Integrity of Sealed Items. Pervasive 2004, Wien
  • Christian Decker, Michael Beigl, Adam Eames, Uwe Kubach
    DigiClip: Activating physical documents. IWSAWC 2004, Tokyo, Japan, Proceedings of the ICDCS 2004, pp 388-393, IEEE Computer Society, ISDN 0-7695-2087-1, 2004
  • Brad A. Myers, Michael Beigl
    Handheld Computing, IEEE Computer, September 2003
  • Lars. E. Holmquist, H.W. Gellersen, Gerd Kortuem, Albercht Schmidt, Martin Strohbach, Stavros Antifakos, Florian Michahelles, Bernt Schiele, Michael Beigl, Ramia Maze.
    Building Intelligent Environments with Smart-Its, IEEE Computer Graphics, January 2004
  • Michael Beigl, Albert Krohn, Tobias Zimmer, Christian Decker, Philip Robinson
    AwareCon: Situation Aware Context Communication, Ubicomp 2003, Oct. 12-15, Seattle, USA
  • Michael Beigl, Albert Krohn, Christian Decker, Philip Robinson, Tobias Zimmer, Hans Gellersen, Albrecht Schmidt. Context Nuggets: A Smart-Its Game. Demo Paper at Ubicomp 2003, Oct. 12-15, Seattle, USA
  • Christian Decker, Michael Leuchtner, Michael Beigl. A Peer-To-Peer Approach for Resolving RFIDs, Poster at at Ubicomp 2003, Oct. 12-15, Seattle, USA
  • Tobias Zimmer, Frank Binder, Michael Beigl, Christian Decker and Albert Krohn. Resource Management for Particle-Computers, Poster at at Ubicomp 2003, Oct. 12-15, Seattle, USA
  • M. Beigl, H. Gellersen. Smart-Its: An Embedded Platform for Smart Objects, Smart Objects Conference (sOc) 2003, May 15-17, Grenoble, France
  • Christian Decker, Uwe Kubach, and Michael Beigl, Revealing the Retail Black Box by Interaction Sensing, IWSAWC 2003, Providence, Rhode Island, Proceedings of the ICDCS 2003, 2003
  • Michael Beigl, Tobias Zimmer, Albert Krohn, Christian Decker and Philip
    Robinson, "Smart-Its - Communication and Sensing Technology for UbiComp Environments"
    Technical Report ISSN 1432-7864 2003/2.
  • Philip Robinson and Michael Beigl, Trust Context Spaces: An Infrastructure for Pervasive Security in Context-Aware Environments, First International Conference on Security in Pervasive Computing, Boppard, Germany, March 12 - 14, 2003
  • Michael Beigl, Tobias Zimmer, Christian Decker: A Location Model for Communicating and Processing of Context, Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Vol. 6 Issue 5-6, pp. 341-357, ISSN 1617-4909, 2002
  • Michael Beigl, Philip Robinson,Tobias Zimmer, Christian Decker: Teaching a practical Ubicomp course with Smart-Its (PDF 900 kB, PDF Poster 715kB), Ubicomp 2002, Göteborg, Ubicomp 2002 Adjuct proceedings, Peter Ljungstrand, Lars Eric Holmquist Eds., pp 43-44, 2002
  • H.-W. Gellersen, A. Schmidt and M. Beigl: Multi-Sensor Context-Awareness in Mobile Devices and Smart Artifacts, Journal on Mobile Networks and Applications, Special Issue on Mobility of Systems, Users, Data and Computing in Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), 7(5), Imrich Chlamtac (Ed.), pp. 341-351; Oct 2002
  • Christian Decker, Michael Beigl: Data Paths in Wearable Communication Networks, International conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS) 2002, Karlsruhe, Germany, April 2002, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2299: Trends in Network and Pervasive Computing, pp 114-130, Springer Verlag, Hartmut Scheck, Theo Ungerer, Lars Wolf (Eds.), 2002
  • Lars Erik Holmquist, Friedemann Mattern, Bernt Schiele, Petteri Alahuhta, Michael Beigl and Hans-W. Gellersen: Smart-Its Friends: A Technique for Users to Easily Establish Connections between Smart Artefacts, Ubicomp 2001, Springer-Verlag LNCS 2201, pp. 116-122, 2001

  • Michael Beigl, Hans-Werner Gellersen, Albrecht Schmidt. MediaCups: Experience with Design and Use of Computer-Augmented Everyday Objects, Computer Networks, Special Issue on Pervasive Computing, Vol. 35, No. 4, March 2001, Elsevier, p. 401-409
  • A. Thede, A. Schmidt, C. Merz. Integration of goods delivery supervision into E-Commerce supply chain. Second International Workshop on Electronic Commerce (WELCOM'01). November 16-17, 2001. Heidelberg, Germany.
  • A. Thede, A. Schmidt, C. Merz. Integration von Transportdaten in den E-Commerce Workflow. Informatik 2001 Workshop. E-Commerce: System Support Dealing with Data and Processes in Distributed Application Environments (ECDPvA 01). September 27th, 2001. Vienna, Austria.
  • A. Schmidt, T. Stuhr, H.-W. Gellersen. Context-Phonebook - Extending Mobile Phone Applications with Context. Third Mobile HCI Workshop, Lille, Sept. 2001.
  • A. Schmidt, H.-W. Gellersen, M. Beigl, O. Frick. Entwicklung von WAP-Anwendungen. Kommunikation in Verteilten Systemen (KiVS 2001). GI-Tagung, Hamburg, February 2001
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Hans-W. Gellersen, Michael Beigl, and Ortwin Thade. Developing User Interfaces for Wearable Computers - Don’ t Stop to Point and Click Intelligent Interactive Assistance & Mobile Multimedia Computing (IMC'2000) Rostock-Warnemünde, Germany - November 9-10, 2000
  • F. Hupfeld, M. Beigl: Spatially aware local communication in the RAUM system (PDF 76 kB). Proceedings of the IDMS, Enschede, Niederlande, October 17-20, 2000, pp 285-296, ISBN 3-540-41130-5
  • H.-W. Gellersen, A. Schmidt, M. Beigl. Adding Some Smartness to Devices and Everyday Things. IEEE Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications 2000 (WMCSA’00), 7.-8. Dez. 2000, Monterrey, USA, IEEE Press. (also selected for special issue to appear in ACM MONET).
  • H-W. Gellersen, M. Beigl und A. Schmidt. Sensor-based Context-Awareness for Situated Computing. Workshop on Software Engineering for Wearable and Pervasive Computing SEWPC00 at the 22nd Int. Conference on Software Engineering ICSE 2000. Limerick, Ireland, 6.June 2000.
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Antti Takaluoma and Jani Mäntyjärvi. Context-Aware Telephony over WAP. Personal Technologies Volume 4(4), September 2000. pp225-229. (draft as PDF, abstract)
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Hans-W. Gellersen, and Christian Merz. Enabling Implicit Human Computer Interaction - A Wearable RFID-Tag Reader International Symposium on Wearable Computers (ISWC2000), October, 16-17, 2000. Atlanta, GA, USA. pp193-194. (Paper in PDF)
  • Albrecht Schmidt. Implicit Human Computer Interaction Through Context. Personal Technologies Volume 4(2&3), June 2000. pp191-199. (draft as PDF, abstract)
  • Michael Beigl: Memoclip: A location based Rembrance Applicance (PDF, 97kB), 2th International Symposium on Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing (HUC2000), Bristol, UK, Sept. 25-27, 2000
    and Personal Technologies Vol. 4 No. 4 2000, Springer Press, pp. 230-234 
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Walter Van de Velde and Gerd Kortuem. Situated Interaction in Ubiquitous Computing.ACM CHI 2000 Extented Abstracts, Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, April 2000. pp 374. ISBN 1-58113-216-6. (paper in PDF)
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Henning Schröder and Oliver Frick. WAP - Designing for Small User Interfaces. ACM CHI 2000 Extented Abstracts, Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. April 2000. pp 187-8. ISBN 1-58113-216-6. (paper in PDF)
  • A. Schmidt, H-W. Gellersen, and M. Beigl: A Wearable Context-Awareness Component - Finally a Good Reason to Wear a Tie. In Proceedings of the third International Symposium on Wearable Computers. San Fransico, 18-19. Oct. 1999. IEEE. ISBN 0-7695-0428-0. pp 176-177.
  • A. Schmidt, H-W. Gellersen, and M. Beigl: Matching Information and Ambient Media
    In Proceedings of CoBuild'99. Second International Workshop on Cooperative Buildings, Pittsburgh. LNCS 1670. Springer: Heidelberg 1999. and Personal Technologies Volume 3 (No.4) Dec 1999, pp199-208
  • Hans-Werner Gellersen, Michael Beigl: Ambient Telepresence: Colleague Awareness in Smart Environments (PDF 1,2MB), 1. Intl. Workshop on Managing Interactions in Smart Environments (MANSE 99), Dublin, Irland, Dec 1999 & Springer Verlag: Managing Interactions in Smart Environments, P.Nixon, G.Lacey, S.Dobson ed., ISBN 1-85233-228-X, pp 80-88
  • Michael Beigl: Using spatial Co-location for Coordination in Ubiquitous Computing Environments, (PDF, 215kB), 1th International Symposium on Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing (HUC99), Karlsruhe, Germany, 1999 & Lecture notes in computer science; Vol 1707, ISBN 3-540-66550-1;  H-W Gellersen ed, Springer, 1999, pp 259-273
  • Hans-Werner Gellersen, Michael Beigl, Holger Krull: The MediaCup: Awareness Technology embedded in an Everyday Object,(PDF, 53kB) 1th International Symposium on Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing (HUC99), Karlsruhe, Germany, 1999 & Lecture notes in computer science; Vol 1707,  H-W Gellersen ed, ISBN 3-540-66550-1; Springer, 1999, pp 308-310
  • A. Schmidt, K.A. Aidoo, A. Takaluoma, U. Tuomela, K van Laerhoven, W. van de Velde: Advanced Interaction in Context, 1th International Symposium on Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing (HUC99), Karlsruhe, Germany, 1999
  • Michael Beigl: Point & Click - Interaction in Smart Environments (PDF, 46kB), 1th International Symposium on Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing (HUC99), Karlsruhe, Germany, 1999 & Lecture notes in computer science; Vol 1707, H-W Gellersen ed, ISBN 3-540-66550-1; Springer, 1999, pp 311-314
  • Michael Beigl: Electronic Manual, 8th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI99), München, Germany, 1999
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Michael Beigl, Hans-Werner Gellersen: Sensor-based adaptive mobile user interfaces, 8th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI99), München, Germany, 1999
  • Michael Beigl, Hans-Werner Gellersen: Ambient Telepresence, Proceedings of the Workshop on Changing Places, London, UK, 1999
  • Hans-Werner Gellersen, Michael Beigl, Albrecht Schmidt: Environment-Medaited Mobile Computing, 13th annual Symposium on applied Computing (SAC´99)
  • Martin Gaedke, Michael Beigl, Hans-Werner Gellersen: Mobile Information Access: Catering for Heterogeneous Browser Platforms. Workshop on Mobile Data Access at the 17th International Conference on Cenceptual Modeling (ER98), Singapore, November 16-19, 1998
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Hans-Werner Gellersen, Michael Beigl: Handheld CSCW, Proceedings of the Workshop on Handheld CSCW, ACMs Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), October 1998, Seattle, Washington (Abstract, Full paper in PDF 124KB)
  • Michael Beigl, Albrecht Schmidt, Markus Lauff, Hans-Werner Gellersen: UbicompBrowser, 4th ERCIM Workshop on User Interfaces for All, October 1998, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Michael Beigl, Hans-Werner Gellersen: There is more to context than location, Interactive Applications of Mobile Computing (IMC), November 1998, Rostock, Germany, (Abstract, Full paper in Postscript 1.5MB, Slides from the Talk)
  • Markus Lauff, Albrecht Schmidt, Hans-W. Gellersen: A Universal Messaging Agent Integrating Device Modalities for Indivitualised Mobile Communication, Proc. of the 13. Intl. Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences, Oct.98, Belek-Antalya, Turkey
  • Hans-Werner Gellersen: EMC: Environment-Mediated Communication, Interactive Applications of Mobile Computing (IMC), November 1998, Rostock, Germany
  • Albrecht Schmidt, Michael Beigl: New Challenges of Ubiquitous Computing and Augmented Reality, 5th CaberNet Radicals Workshop, 5-8 July 1998, Valadares, NR. Porto, Portugal
  • M.Beigl: MODBC - A Middleware for Accessing Databases from Mobile Computers. 3rd Cabernet Plenary Workshop, Rennes, France, 1997
  • Markus Lauff, Hans-Werner Gellersen: Multimedia Client Implementation on Personal Digital Assistants, Interactive Distributed Multimedia Systems and Telecommunication Services (IDMS) 1997, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Verlag, 1997
  • R.Rudisch, M.Beigl: System Support for Mobile Computing. In Computers & Graphics (Special Issue: Mobile Computing) Vol. 20, 1996 (from Workshop on Information Visualization and Mobile Computing 1996, Rostock, 1996)
  • Stefan Gessler: The Revival of Netoperating Systems? In Workshop Report, 3rd. Cabernet Radicals Workshop, Connemara (Ireland), Mai 1996
  • R.Rudisch, M.Beigl: Transparent extention of existing applications for mobile computing. Technical Report 52-95 University of Karlsruhe, 1995
  • R.Rudisch, M.Beigl: A mobile system integration archtecture. Technical Report, 53-95 University of Karlsruhe, 1995
  • Max Mühlhäuser, Hans-Werner Gellersen, Stefan Gessler: WWW Distributed Client Architectures 3rd Int. Conference on WWW, Workshop D: Interactive and Distributed Multimedia Systems on Highspeed Networks, Darmstadt April,1995.
  • Max Mühlhäuser, Stefan Gessler, Andreas Kotulla: WWW/Newton, Mobile Computing for the Internet In Proc. EDMEDIA'95: World Conference on Educational and Hypermedia, Graz (Austria), Juni 1995. AACE Charlottesville MA, USA, Seite 241--246. (ps.gz)
  • Stefan Gessler: Mobile Community and Workflow Initiative (MCW). In Forschungs und Arbeitsgebiete des Institutes für Telematik, Band 22/95 der Interne Berichte der Fakultät für Informatik. Prof. Dr.Dr. h.c. Krüger, Günter Schäfer, April 1995, Seite 91--94.
  • Stefan Gessler, Andreas Kotulla: PDAs as Mobile WWW Browsers. In 2nd int. Conference on WWW, Chicago (USA), October 1994. NCSA. (ps.gz)
  • also in Stefan Gessler und Andreas Kotulla: PDAs as mobile WWW Browsers. Computer Networks and ISDN Systems (Special Issue: Selected Papers of the Second World-Wide Web Conference) 28(1-2), Dez 1995, Seite 53--59.
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