June, 25th, 2013
Taipei, Taiwan, collocating with ACM MobiSys 2013
Speakers: Jie Liu, Dimitrios Lymberopoulos, Bodhi Priyantha, and Jacky Shen
Slides are now online.
Location is a fundamental service in device mobility. The mobile and sensing research communities have made remarkable progress in location sensing in the recent years. This full-day tutorial by Microsoft Research will give in-depth discussions on the principles and practices of location sensing in mobile devices. The goals are to give students and researchers of interests a broad view of the state of the art, and help practitioners to select and build the right technologies into solutions.
9:00AM: Dimitrios Lymberopoulos
Introduction: Mobile Location and Location-Based Services (Slides)
9:15AM: Bodhi Priyantha
Location Sensing Fundamentals and Infrastructure-Based Approaches (Slides)
14:00PM: Dimitrios Lymberopoulos
Signature-Based approaches: such as using WiFi, FM, magnetic field, and sound signals (Slides)
17:30PM: Concluding Remarks