MOSAIC Lab @ UMass

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MOSAIC

The Laboratory for Mobile Sensing and Ubiquitous Computing at UMass conducts research on a variety of sensor systems, networking and data analytics for health and behavior modeling. Our focus is on building scalable, energy-efficient sensor systems through the use of heterogeneous sensor modalities and platforms for solving real-world problems.

Projects

Unobtrusive Sensing of Upper Facial Action Units with EOG-based Eyewear

W!NCE

Low-power Sensing of Fatigue and Drowsiness on a Computational Eyeglass

iLid

Phyjama: Physiological Sensing via Fiber-enhanced Pyjama

Phyjama

Unobtrusive Sensing of Human Behavior with Triboelectric Textiles

Tribexor

Wrist-worn Backscatter Reader for interaction measurement

WearID

Recognizing pill intake gestures with inertial sensors on a smart watch to monitor medication adherence

USE-MI

On-body Sensing of Cocaine Craving, Euphoria and Drug-seeking behavior using Cardiac and Respiratory Signals

Cocaine CrEDS

A new design paradigm for ultra-low power communication which combines active and passive radios

Morpho

Clothing sensor using only textile components and requires no discrete electronics

Smart Clothing

News and Highlights

Paper accepted at UbiComp 2019

Ali Kiaghadi, Zohreh Homayounfar, Jeremy Gummeson, Trisha Andrew, Deepak Ganesan. 2019. Phyjama: Physiological Sensing via Fiber-enhanced Pyjamas. Proc. ACM Interact. Mob. Wearable Ubiquitous Technol. 3,3,Article 89 (Septemeber 2019), 29 pages. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3351247

Paper accepted at UbiComp 2019

Bhanu Teja Gullapalli, Annamalai Natarajan, Gustavo A. Angarita, Robert T. Malison, Deepak Ganesan, Tauhidur Rahman. 2019. On-body Sensing of Cocaine Craving, Euphoria and Drug-Seeking Behavior Using Cardiac and Respiratory Signals. Proc. ACM Interact. Mob. Wearable Ubiquitous Technol. 3,2,Article 46 (June 2019), 31 pages. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3328917

Paper accepted at UbiComp 2019

Soha Rostaminia, Alexander Lamson, Subhransu Maji, Tauhidur Rahman, and Deepak Ganesan. 2019. W!NCE: Unobtrusive Sensing of Upper Facial Action Units with EOG-based Eyewear. Proc. ACM Interact. Mob. Wearable Ubiquitous Technol. 3,1,Article 23 (March 2019), 26 pages. https://doi.org/10.1145/3314410

NSF - An Embodied Intelligent Cognitive Assistant to Enhance Cognitive Performance of Shift Workers

This project develops a closed-loop embodied Intelligent Cognitive Assistant (e-ICA) to infer circadian rhythm, alertness, and stress levels and to provide personalized feedback to enhance users' cognitive ability and wellbeing in an unobtrusive and effortless manner. For details: https://www.umass.edu/newsoffice/article/umass-amherst-computer-scientists-1

Funding

Publications

2019


 

Phyjama: Physiological Sensing via Fiber-enhanced Pyjamas

Ali Kiaghadi, Seyedeh Zohreh Homayounfar, Jeremy Gummeson, Trisha Andrew, Deepak Ganesan
Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT) (UbiComp '19)
 

On-body Sensing of Cocaine Craving, Euphoria and Drug-Seeking Behavior Using Cardiac and Respiratory Signals

Bhanu Teja Gullapalli , Annamalai Natarajan, Gustavo A. Angarita, Robert T. Malison, Deepak Ganesan, Tauhidur Rahman
Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT) (UbiComp '19)
 

NOSE: A Novel Odor Sensing Engine for Ambient Monitoring of the Frying Cooking Method in Kitchen Environments

Pooya Khaloo , Brandon Oubre, Jeremy Yang, Tauhidur Rahman, Sunghoon Ivan Lee
Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT) (UbiComp '19)
 

Pedestrian Detection in Thermal Images using Saliency Maps

Debasmita Ghose, Shasvat Desai, Sneha Bhattacharya, Deep Chakraborty, Madalina Fiterau, Tauhidur Rahman
15th IEEE Workshop on Perception Beyond the Visible Spectrum (CVPR 2019 Workshop)
 

W!INCE: Unobtrusive Sensing of Upper Facial Action Units with EOG-based Eyewear

Soha Rostaminia, Alexander Lamson, Subhransu Maji, Tauhidur Rahman, Deepak Ganesan
Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT) (UbiComp '19)

2018


 

Polymorphic radios: a new design paradigm for ultra-low power communication

Mohammad Rostami, Jeremy Gummeson, Ali Kiaghadi, Deepak Ganesan
Proceedings of the 2018 Conference of the ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communication (SIGCOMM '18)

Team

Deepak Ganesan

Director

Tauhidur Rahman

Director

Ali Kiaghadi

PhD Student

Bhanu Teja Gullapalli

PhD Student

Forsad AL Hossain

PhD Student

Mohammad Rostami

PhD Student

Soha Rostaminia

PhD Student

Xingda Chen

PhD Student

Alexander Lamson

MS Student

Christopher Raff

MS Student

Gregory Preston Raff

Undergraduate Student