Computational sustainability: a modern collaborative approach to sustainable development

Last month Amid Sedghi from SFU Carbon Talks interviewed me for an article on computational sustainability. He has now posted his article called "Computational sustainability: a modern collaborative approach to sustainable development" which can be viewed here. For those of you who would like to know what computational sustainability is the Institute for Computational Sustainability (ICS) defines it … Continue reading Computational sustainability: a modern collaborative approach to sustainable development

A Smarter Smart Home: Case Studies of Ambient Intelligence

This week I learnt that I (and co-author Lyn Bartram and Fred Popowich) will have a paper appearing in a future issue of IEEE Pervasive Computing (vol 12, no 1). Here is the paper abstract: Research has shown that small changes in behaviour in how we use our homes can result in substantial energy and water savings. Home automation and the integration … Continue reading A Smarter Smart Home: Case Studies of Ambient Intelligence

Published New Dataset

  I have been working very hard on my Depth Exam lately and have not had a chance to post much. Until today, when I decided that I wanted to publicly make available a 2010 dataset of a monitored home for use in research on load disaggregation, NILM (non-intrusinve load monitoring or NIALM), Smart Homes, and … Continue reading Published New Dataset