Hardware and Devices

Connecting users more naturally with their computing environment


Our research focuses on developing devices that will connect users more intimately, naturally, and efficiently with their computing environment. The devices range from large displays to wearable devices to micro-electro-mechanical systems. We collaborate with other groups to build the hardware that will support the next generation of software. We’ve developed ideas for new types of microphones and unique data-input devices, and we’re researching reconfigurable computing hardware.

 

Publications

Adam Paetznick and Krysta M. Svore, Repeat-Until-Success: Non-deterministic decomposition of single-qubit unitaries, in Quantum Information and Computation, vol. 14, no. 15&16, pp. 1277-1301, Rinton Press, 1 November 2014

Sarah Mennicken, A. J. Bernheim Brush, Asta Roseway, and James Scott, Exploring Interactive Furniture with EmotoCouch, in Adjunct Proceedings of ACM UbiComp 2014 (videos track), ACM – Association for Computing Machinery, 15 September 2014

Mohammed Shoaib, Jie Liu, and Matthai Phillipose, Energy Scaling in Multi-tiered Sensing Systems Through Compressive Sensing, IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 14 September 2014

Chloe Brown, Christos Efstratiou, Ilias Leontiadis, Daniele Quercia, Cecilia Mascolo, James Scott, and Peter Key, The architecture of innovation: Tracking face-to-face interactions with ubicomp technologies, in Proceedings of UbiComp 2014, ACM – Association for Computing Machinery, 13 September 2014

Sarah Mennicken, A. J. Bernheim Brush, Asta Roseway, and James Scott, Finding Roles for Interactive Furniture in Homes with EmotoCouch, in Proceedings of HomeSys 2014, ACM – Association for Computing Machinery, 13 September 2014

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