Project: PICK

Name: PICK

TItle: A Framework for Choosing Data Collectors in Participatory Sensing

Description: In traditional sensor systems, one of the fundamental problems concerns the placement of sensors. The analogous problem in participatory sensing is choosing users to perform a particular data collection task. This talk will detail, PICK, a framework that is designed to help with this process. Specifically, the framework considers the capabilities in terms of sensors available by a particular user, the availability of the user to participate in terms of spatial and temporal contexts, the reputation of the user as a data collector, and the incentive cost associated with the user participating as elements involved in the process of choosing data collectors.

Status: Inactive Project

Main Research Area: Mobile Phone based Sensing



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