Program

09:30 - 09:40
Welcome to RealWSN 2018 and Introduction
09:40 - 10:40
Keynote Speech by Olga Saukh (TU Graz / CSH Vienna): "The air we breathe: Numbers don’t tell the full story" (more info)
10:40 - 11:00
Tea Break

Session "Energy and batteries"
11:00 - 11:25
A Feasibility Study on Energy Harvesting from Soil Temperature Differences (slides)
Sven Pullwitt (TU Braunschweig), Ulf Kulau (TU Braunschweig), Robert Hartung (TU Braunschweig), Lars Wolf (TU Braunschweig)
11:25 - 11:50
On Predicting the Battery Lifetime of IoT Devices: Experiences from the SPHERE Deployments (slides)
Xenofon Fafoutis (Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby), Atis Elsts (University of Bristol), Antonis Vafeas (University of Bristol), George Oikonomou (University of Bristol) and Robert Piechocki (University of Bristol)
11:50 - 12:00
Discussion (all authors of this session on stage)
12:00 - 13:30
Lunch

Session "Sensors and Health Care"
13:30 - 13:55
Contactless Breathing Rate Monitoring in Vehicle Using UWB Radar (slides)
Zhicheng Yang (University of California), Maurizio Bocca (Bosch RTC), Vivek Jain (Bosch RTC) and Prasant Mohapatra (University of California)
13:55 - 14:20
Capturing Inhalation Efficiency with Acoustic Sensors in Mobile Phones
Olga Saukh (TU Graz / CSH Vienna)
14:20 - 14:45
Beyond Pulse: Can the in-Ear Photoplethysmogram Signal Understand What You Say? (slides)
Dan Li (SARI, CAS), Xiaoyuan Ma (SARI, CAS & UCAS) and Jianming Wei (SARI, CAS)
14:45 - 15:20
Discussion (all authors of this session on stage)
15:20 - 15:40
Tea Break

Session "Communication"
15:40 - 16:05
Escape or Exploit? A Noise-Modulation-Based Communication Under Harsh Interference (slides)
Xin Li (SARI, CAS & SIST), Xiaoyuan Ma (SARI, CAS & UCAS), Peilin Zhang (University of Oldenburg), Pei Tian (SARI, CAS & UCAS) and Jianming Wei (SARI, CAS)
16:05 - 16:30
LoRa Parameter Choice for Minimal Energy Usage (slides)
Benjamin Dix-Matthews (University of Western Australia), Rachel Cardell-Oliver (University of Western Australia) and Christof Hübner (University of Applied Sciences Mannheim)
16:30 - 16:55
To Monitor or Not: Lessons from Deploying Wireless Sensor Networks in Data Centers (slides)
Chenhe Li (McMaster University), Jun Li (McMaster University), Mehdi Jafarizadeh (McMaster University), Ghada Badawy (McMaster University) and Rong Zheng (McMaster University)
16:55 - 17:20
DTARP: A Dynamic Traffic Aware Routing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks (slides)
Jakob Schaerer (University of Bern), Zhongliang Zhao (University of Bern) and Torsten Braun (University of Bern)
17:20 - 17:45
Discussion (all authors of this session on stage)
17:45 - 18:00
Closing remarks