ECE PhD student Robert LiKamWa presented two papers at the MobiSys 2013 conference in Taipei, Taiwan, June 25-28.
Both papers were authored by LiKamWa, Professor Lin Zhong, and a team from Microsoft.
Their paper "Energy Characterization and Optimization of Image Sensors Towards Continuous Mobile Vision" won the Best Paper Award for 2013. Lin Zhong and former student Mian Dong shared the MobiSys Best Paper Award in 2011 for their paper "Chameleon: a color-adaptive web browser for mobile OLED displays".
MobiSys is the premier conference in Mobile Systems, with a 15.7% acceptance ratio this year. It is sponsored by ACM SIGMOBILE.
Energy Characterization and Optimization of Image Sensors Towards Continuous Mobile Vision (Best Paper Award)
Recording of talk: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBRBjCTXyns
Press (MIT Tech review): http://www.technologyreview.com/news/515951/camera-tweaks-should-boost-smartphone-battery-life/
5-minute Video Summary: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1koxg1Un3s
MoodScope: Building a Mood Sensor from Smartphone Usage Patterns
5-minute Video Summary: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xFhAWY7ODw