Reboot Finland IoT digital twin adaptation research awarded at Automaatiopäivät 23

Reboot Finland IoT digital twin adaptation research awarded at Automaatiopäivät 23 Riku-Pekka Nikula received the Best Presentation award at the Automaatiopäivät23 (link) seminar in Oulu on 16.5.2019. The event, organised every two years by the Finnish Automation Society, combines topics from the industry and research with the focus on process, factory and production automation and digitalisation. About sixty current scientific…

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Ubicomp’18: 2 Demos accepted by UBICOMP!

The Center for Ubiquitous Computing will be present this year at Ubicomp’18 in Singapore with 2 demos. Make sure to say hi! Demo: Enabling Mid-air Browser Interaction with Leap Motion In this demo paper, we assess the performance of using mid-air gestures for web browsing. We built a Google Chrome extension to interface with the Leap Motion controller (LMC). In…

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MobileHCI’18: 3 Demos accepted by UBICOMP!

The Center for Ubiquitous Computing will be present this year at ACM MobileHCI’18 with three demos. Make sure to visit! S3: Environmental Fingerprinting with a Credit Card-sized NFC Powered Sensor Board People have become more aware about their environment and pay more attention to conditions, e.g., air quality, and UV light exposure. Conventional technologies for reading environmental conditions are expensive,…

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SENSATE: Entropy-AWARE Instrumentation for Just-In-Time Anomalous Human Behaviour Interventions

The University of Oulu’s Center for Ubiquitous Computing has been awarded the prestigious Academy of Finland Research Fellow (2018-2023) to provide objective measures for identifying depression and systematically track its course over time. “The goal is to create a novel approach for identifying anomalous human behavior based on systematic behavioral tracking capturing daily data from a patient’s smartphones and other…

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