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Pervasive Computing

6th International Conference, Pervasive 2008 Sydney, Australia, May 19-22, 2008 Proceedings

  • Editors
  • Jadwiga Indulska
  • Donald J. Patterson
  • Tom Rodden
  • Max Ott
Conference proceedings Pervasive 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5013)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Sensing and Activity Recognition

    1. Andreas Bulling, Jamie A. Ward, Hans Gellersen, Gerhard Tröster
      Pages 19-37
    2. Joe Marshall, Tony Pridmore, Mike Pound, Steve Benford, Boriana Koleva
      Pages 38-55
  3. Applications for Mobile Devices

    1. Nicholas D. Lane, Hong Lu, Shane B. Eisenman, Andrew T. Campbell
      Pages 75-92
    2. Chiu C. Tan, Bo Sheng, Haodong Wang, Qun Li
      Pages 93-110
  4. Location in Pervasive Systems

    1. Petteri Nurmi, Sourav Bhattacharya
      Pages 111-127
    2. Anthony Savidis, Manolis Zidianakis, Nikolaos Kazepis, Stephanos Dubulakis, Dimitrios Gramenos, Constantine Stephanidis
      Pages 128-145
    3. Alex Varshavsky, Denis Pankratov, John Krumm, Eyal de Lara
      Pages 146-161
    4. William Niu, Judy Kay
      Pages 162-179
  5. Platforms for Pervasive Computing

    1. Michael Blackstock, Rodger Lea, Charles Krasic
      Pages 180-196
    2. Kazuya Murao, Tsutomu Terada, Yoshinari Takegawa, Shojiro Nishio
      Pages 197-212
  6. Lessons Learned from Displays, Games and Health Applications

    1. Rafael Ballagas, André Kuntze, Steffen P. Walz
      Pages 244-261
    2. Gillian R. Hayes, Gregory D. Abowd, John S. Davis, Marion L. Blount, Maria Ebling, Elizabeth D. Mynatt
      Pages 262-279
  7. Privacy and Security

    1. Apu Kapadia, Nikos Triandopoulos, Cory Cornelius, Daniel Peebles, David Kotz
      Pages 280-297
    2. Jacek Cichoń, Marek Klonowski, Mirosław Kutyłowski
      Pages 298-314
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Pervasive Computing, PERVASIVE 2008, held in Sydney, Australia, in May 2008.

The 18 revised full papers presented were carefully selected during two rounds of reviewing and improvement. The papers are organized in topical sections on sensing and activity recognition, applications for mobile devices, location in pervasive systems, platforms for pervasive computing, lessons learned from displays, games and health applications, as well as privacy and security.


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