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Academic projects using the Lab of Things

The Lab of Things can be used in a variety of research areas, including device prototyping, healthcare, energy management, HCI field studies, etc. The following is a partial list of researchers using the Lab of Things. If you are using the Lab of Things for your research, please let us know by sending us as an email.

Class Projects: Systems for Smart Home Automation
(University of Maryland)
Mental House Smart Wall HomeCast
Speak ZzzZZ SmartDorm
SmartSocket

PI: Nilanjan Banerjee, University of Maryland
Course: Systems for Smart Home Automation(CMSC 691)

Lab of Things Analytics Engine

PI: Dean Mohamedally, University College London
URL: Lab of Things Analytics Engine CodePlex site
Blog: Students develop analytics engine for the Lab of Things

SoftUPS: Virtualizing the home UPS solution to enable efficient peak load sharing in developing world

PI: Affan Syed, FAST-NUCES, Pakistan
URL: http://www.sysnet.org.pk/w/SoftUPS

Kinect-based intervention for patients with Parkinson's disease
PI: Jeffrey Haddad and Jessica Huber, Purdue University
Award: Microsoft Research SEIF 2014
Sharing of the Internet of Things in Smart Homes
PI: John Stankovic, University of Virginia
Award: Microsoft Research SEIF 2014
Smart Homes/Home Automation projects
PI: Kamil Hawdziejuk, PhD student, Institute of Fundamental Technical Research, Polish Academy of Sciences
Blog: Kamil Hawdziejuk's Blog
SOLACE (Supporting Older Low-ses Adults and their Caregivers Electronically) deployment using Lab of Things
PI: Kay Connelly, Indiana University
URL: http://phitlab.org/
Supporting User Control of Intelligent Home Systems
PI: Mark Newman, University of Michigan
URL: http://mwnewman.people.si.umich.edu/projects.html
Evaluating Smart Home Sensor Technology and the use of HomeOS for Monitoring Mobility Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults
PI: George Demiris, University of Washington
Wearable Multi-Sensor Gesture Recognition in Assistive Devices for Paralysis Patients
PI: Nilanjan Banerjee, University of Maryland
URL: Mobile, Pervasive and Sensor Systems Laboratory
Course: CMSC 691: Systems for Smart Home Automation
Scalable Radiator Valve Control for HomeOS
PI: Mike Hazas, Lancaster University
URL: Project Webpage
Intelligent Agents for Home Energy Management
PI: Alex Rogers, Southampton University
URL: Project Webpage
Intelligent and Scalable Monitoring/Control Platform for Home Energy Management
PI: Lanshun Nie, Harbin Institute of Technology
Our early explorations with HomeOS are documented in a series of student created videos here.