Julie Kientz and Students Receive Best Paper Awards at Ubicomp 2012

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

HCDE Professor Julie Kientz's graduate students Matthew Kay and Eun Kyoung Choe receive the Best Paper Award at the Ubicomp 2012 conference. From left: Program Committee Chair Gillian Hayes, UW CSE Graduate Student Matthew Kay, UW iSchool graduate student Eun Kyoung Choe, and Program Committe Chair Hao Chu. Photo: Hideyuki Tokuda

HCDE Professor Julie Kientz's graduate students Matthew Kay and Eun Kyoung Choe receive the Best Paper Award at the Ubicomp 2012 conference. From left: Program Committee Chair Gillian Hayes, UW CSE Graduate Student Matthew Kay, UW iSchool graduate student Eun Kyoung Choe, and Program Committe Chair Hao Chu. Photo: Hideyuki Tokuda

Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) Professor Julie Kientz and her graduate students Eun Kyoung Choe and Matthew Kay have received best paper awards at the 14th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp 2012).

Kay, Choe, and Kientz were all authors of " Lullaby: A Capture & Access System for Understanding the Sleep Environment," which received the Best Paper Award. Choe and Kientz also authored a paper that received a best paper nomination: "Investigating Receptiveness to Sensing and Inference in the Home Using Sensor Proxies." Ubicomp 2012 is taking place in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 5-8, 2012.