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The Multimedia Operating Systems and Networking (MONET) Research Group, led by Professor Klara Nahrstedt in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is engaged in research in various areas of distributed multimedia systems.

Latest News

  • Paper accepted in the 3rd ACM/IEEE Symposium on Edge Computing (SEC 2018): Paper of Tarek Elgamal, Atul Sandur, Klara Nahrstedt, Gul Agha, “Costless: Optimizing Cost of Serverless Computing through Function Fusion and Placement , has been accepted by SEC 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in EAI International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous 2018): Paper of Bo Chen, Klara Nahrstedt, Carl Gunter“ReSPonSe: Real-time, Secure, and Privacy-aware Video Redaction System”, has been accepted by MobiQuitous 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in ACM Trans. on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (TOMM 2018): Paper of Tuo Yu, Haiming Jin, Wai-Tian Tan, Klara Nahrstedt“SKEPRID: Pose and Illumination Change-Resistant Skeleton-Based Person Re-Identification”, has been accepted by TOMM 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in 8th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS): Paper of Tianyuan Liu, Adam Bates, Klara Nahrstedt“AliDrone: Enabling Trustworthy Proof-of-Alibi for Commercial Drone Compliance”, has been accepted by ICDCS 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in 2018 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (IEEE CLOUD 2018) (Nominated for Best Paper Award): Paper of Tarek Elgamal, Atul Sandur, Phuong Elgamal, Klara Nahrstedt, Gul Agha“DROPLET: Distributed Operator placement for IoT Applications Spanning Edge and Cloud Resources”, has been accepted by IEEE CLOUD 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in Fusion 2018: Paper of Haiming Jin, Hongpeng Gao, Klara Nahrstedt“Squadron: Incentivizing Quality-Aware Mission-Driven Crowd Sensing”, has been accepted by ICDCS 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Information Processing and Retrieval: Paper of Tuo Yu, Haiming Jin, Klara Nahrstedt, “Audio based Handwriting Input for Tiny Mobile Devices”, has been accepted by MIPR 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking 2018: Paper of Haiming Jin, Lu Su, Houping Xiao, Klara Nahrstedt, “Incentive Mechanism for Privacy-Aware Data Aggregation in Mobile Crowd Sensing Systems”, has been accepted by TON 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in SysML 2018: Paper of Tarek Elgamal, Atul Sandur, Klara Nahrstedt, Gul Agha, “Distributed Placement of Machine Learning Operators for IoT applications spanning Edge and Cloud Resources”, has been accepted by SysML 2018. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in ACM MM 2017: Paper of Tarek Elgamal and Klara Nahrstedt, “Multicamera summarization of rehabilitation sessions in home environment”, has been accepted by ACM MM 2017. Congratulations!
  • Demo accepted in ACM MM 2017: Paper of Tarek Elgamal, Bo Chen and Klara Nahrstedt, “Teleconsultant: Communication and analysis of wearable videos in emergency medical environment”, has been accepted by ACM MM 2017. Congratulations!
  • SigMM Outstanding PhD THesis Award 2017: The thesis by Dr. Chien-Nan (Shannon) Chen entitled: Semantics-Aware Content Delivery Framework For 3D Tele-Immersion was selected for SIGMM Outstanding PhD Thesis Award.
  • Best Paper in IEEE/ACM CCGrid 2017: Paper of Phuong Nguyen, Steven Konstanty, Todd Nicholson, Thomas O’brien, Aaron Schwartz-Duval, Timothy Spila, Klara Nahrstedt, Roy H. Campbell, Indranil Gupta, Michael Chan, Kenton McHenry, Normand Paquin. “4CeeD: Real-time Acquisition and Analysis Framework for Materials-related Cyber-Physical Environments”, has been awarded the best paper in the 17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid) 2017, Madrid, Spain, May 14-17, 2017.
  • Haiming Jin awarded Best-in-Session-Presentation Award at INFOCOM 2017: Haiming Jin has been awarded the Best-in-Session-Presentation Award In Technical Session Crowdsensing II at INFOCOM 2017. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in IEEE ICAC 2017: Paper of Phuong Nguyen and Klara Nahrstedt, “MONAD: Self-adaptive Micro-service Infrastructure for Heterogeneous Scientific Workflows”, has been accepted by ICAC 2017. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in IEEE CCGrid 2017: Paper of Phuong Nguyen, Steven Konstanty, Todd Nicholson, Thomas O’brien, Aaron Schwartz-Duval, Timothy Spila, Klara Nahrstedt, Roy H. Campbell, Indranil Gupta, Michael Chan, Kenton McHenry, Normand Paquin. “4CeeD: Real-time Acquisition and Analysis Framework for Materials-related Cyber-Physical Environments”, has been accepted by CCGrid 2017. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in IEEE INFOCOM 2017: Paper of Haiming Jin, Lu Su, and Klara Nahrstedt, “CENTURION: Incentivizing Multi-Requester Mobile Crowd Sensing”, has been accepted by INFOCOM 2017. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in ACM UbiComp 2016: Paper of Tuo Yu, Haiming Jin, and Klara Nahrstedt, “WritingHacker: Audio based Eavesdropping of Handwriting via Mobile Devices”, has been accepted by ACM UbiComp 2016. Congratulations on Tuo’s first paper at UIUC!
  • Shannon Chen Awarded Best-in-Session Presentation Award at INFOCOM 2016: Shannon Chen has been awarded the Best-in-Session Presentation Award In Technical Session Streaming Video at INFOCOM 2016. Congratulations!
  • Paper accepted in IEEE BigMM 2016: Paper of Shannon Chen, Zhenhuan Gao, Aadhar Jain, Klara Nahrstedt, Ahsan Arefin, and Raoul Rivas, “Metadata-Based Activity Analysis in 3D Tele-Immersion”, has been accepted by IEEE BigMM 2016. Congratulations!

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