07:30-08:15: registration/breakfast

08:15-08:30: welcoming remarks

08:30-10:00: Session 1: Electrical Loads (Session Chair: Antonio Ruzzelli)
* A Living Laboratory Study in Personalized Automated Lighting Controls, Andrew Krioukov (University of California Berkeley); Stephen Dawson-Haggerty (University of California Berkeley); Linda Lee (Loyola Marymount University); Omar Rehmane (University of California Berkeley); David Culler (University of California Berkeley)
* Exploiting Home Automation Protocols for Load Monitoring in Smart Buildings, David Irwin (University of Massachussetts Amherst); Anthony Wu (Amherst College); Sean K Barker (University of Massachussetts Amherst); Aditya Kr Mishra (University of Massachussetts Amherst); Prashant Shenoy (University of Massachussetts Amherst); Jeannie R Albrecht (Williams College)
* Managing Plug-Loads for Demand Response within Buildings, Yuvraj Agarwal (University of California San Diego); Bharathan Balaji (University of California San Diego); Seemanta Dutta (University of California San Diego); Rajesh Gupta (University of California San Diego); Thomas Weng (University of California San Diego)

10:00-10:30: Morning break

10:30-12:00: Session 2: Exploiting Occupancy (Session Chair: Thomas Schmid)
* WaterSense: Water Flow Disaggregation using Motion Sensors, Vijay Srinivasan (University of Virginia); John Stankovic (University of Virginia); Kamin Whitehouse (University of Virginia)
* COPOLAN: Non-Invasive Occupancy Profiling for Preliminary Assessment of HVAC Fixed Timing Strategies, Anthony Schoofs (University College Dublin); Declan Delaney (University College Dublin); Gregory O'Hare (University College Dublin); Antonio G. Ruzzelli (University College Dublin)
* Enabling Building Energy Auditing Using Adapted Occupancy Models, Ankur Kamthe (University of California Merced); Varick Erickson (University of California Merced); Miguel A. Carreira-Perpinan (University of California Merced); Alberto Eduardo Cerpa (University of California Merced)

12:00-13:30: Lunch

13:30-14:30: 5 minute "pitch" talks from posters/demos (Session Chair: Xiaofan Jiang)
14:30-15:30: Demo/poster session

* POEM - A User-Centric Approach to Energy Efficiency in Office Buildings, Ulf Hanebutte (Intel Labs), Thanh Dang (WA State University Vancouver), Milan Milenkovic (Intel Labs)
* Building Energy Management Systems Actuated Using Wireless Camera Sensor Networks, Siddharth Zaveri (University of California Merced), Shane Ross (University of California Merced), Varick Erickson (University of California Merced), Ankur Kamthe (University of California Merced), Tao Liu (University of California Merced), Alberto Cerpa (University of California Merced)
* Towards Data-driven Demand-Response Optimization in a Campus Microgrid, Yogesh Simmhan (University of Southern California), Viktor Prasanna (University of Southern California), Saima Aman (University of Southern California), Sreedhar Natarajan (University of Southern California), Wei Yin (University of Southern California), Qunzhi Zhou (University of Southern California)

* ThermoNet: Fine-Grain Building Comfort-Efficiency Assessment, Jing Li (the Ohio State University); Jin He (the Ohio State University); Anish Arora (the Ohio State University)
* Preliminary Results from an Advanced Lighting Controls Demonstration at Fort Irwin, Maulin D. Patel (Philips Research North America); Abby Enscoe (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab); Satyen Mukherjee (Philips Research North America); Matthew Helm (Philips Lighting North America)
* Reliable State Transition Detection in Off-the-Shelf Low Frequency Electric Meters, Deokwoo Jung (Yale Unversity); Athanasios Bamis (Yale Unversity); Andreas Savvides (Yale Unversity)
* Power Demand Distributions: Segmenting Consumers Using Smart Meter Data, Adrian Albert (Stanford University); Ram Rajagopalt (Stanford University); Raffi Sevliant (Stanford University)
* Appliance Classification and Energy Management Using Multi-Modal Sensing, Mario Berges (Carnegie Mellon University); Anthony Rowe (Carnegie Mellon University)
* Low-Cost Continuous Thermal Sensing, Vaishakh Rao (Carnegie Mellon University); Anthony Rowe (Carnegie Mellon University)

15:30-17:30: Session 4: Holistic Systems (Session Chair: Alberto Cerpa)
* Co-simulation Based Building Controls Implementation with Networked Sensors and Actuators, Yao-Jung Wen (Philips Research North America); Dennis DiBartolomeo (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab); Francis Rubinstein (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)
* Simulation-assisted building energy performance improvement using sensible control decisions, Martin Pichler (Graz University of Technology); Angela Droescher (Graz University of Technology); Hermann Schranzhofer (Graz University of Technology); Giorgos Kontes (Technical University of Crete); Giorgos Giannakis (Technical University of Crete); Elias Kosmatopoulos (Technical University of Crete); Dimitrios Rovas (Technical University of Crete)
* The Case for Efficient Renewable Energy Management in Smart Homes, Ting Zhu (Binghamton University); Aditya Kr Mishra (University of Massachusetts Amherst); David Irwin (University of Massachusetts Amherst); Navin Sharma (University of Massachusetts Amherst); Prashant Shenoy (University of Massachusetts Amherst); Don Towsley (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
* Towards an understanding of campus-scale power consumption, Gowtham Bellala (University of Michigan); Manish Marwah (Hewlett Packard Laboratories); Martin Arlitt (Hewlett Packard Laboratories); Geoff Lyon (Hewlett Packard Laboratories); Cullen Bash (Hewlett Packard Laboratories)

17:30-18:00: Discussion and closing remarks
* Discussion Topics: (a) outlook on research related to building systems; (b) outlook on community, challenges, and opportunities for BuildSys going forward.

BuildSys 2011

3rd ACM Workshop On Embedded Sensing

Systems For Energy-Efficiency In Buildings

Seattle, WA, USA

November 1, 2011

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