PURBA 2012 - Second Workshop on Pervasive Urban Applications - Accepted papers


This workshop attracted significant interest and many interesting submissions. In total 14 papers were submitted, of which we accepted 7 for presentation. The following papers have been accepted for workshop presentation, and will be part of the Pervasive Conference Workshops proceedings:

[1] Ramon Caceres, James Rowland, Christopher Small and Simon Urbanek, Exploring the Use of Urban Greenspace through Cellular Network Activity

[2] Dimitrios Ringas, Eleni Christopoulou and Michalis Stefanidakis, Going beyond utility; reaching urban culture [student paper]

[3] Vanessa Frias-Martinez, Alberto Rubio and Enrique Frias-Martinez, Measuring the impact of epidemic alerts on human mobility using cell-phone network data

[4] Aonghus Lawlor, Cathal Coffey, Rory McGrath and Alexei Pozdnoukhov, Stratification structure of urban habitats

[5] Chris Smith, Daniele Quercia and Licia Capra, Anti-gravity Underground?

[6] Vanessa Frias-Martinez, Jesus Virseda, Victor Soto and Enrique Frias-Martinez, Computing Cost-Effective Census Maps From Cell Phone Traces

[7] Francesco Pilla, Eoin King, Brian Broderick and Rex Britter, Real-time measurement of inhabitants exposure to noise and air pollutants with a network of sensors [student paper]




Important Dates

  • Paper submission:March 9,2012
  • Author notification: April 6, 2012
  • Camera ready: April 20, 2012
  • Workshop: June 19, 2012