Lab on SusTainable sEnsing And coMmunication (STEAM)

The lab focuses on investigating disruptive and sustainable methods for sensing and communication, with a particular focus on embedded systems.

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Current members

Former PostDocs

  1. Qing Wang, 2016-2017, currently at TU Delft.
  2. Faisal Aslam, 2013-2015, currently at Educative, Inc.

PhD graduates

  1. Marco Cattani, PhD in 2016, currently at ARM.
  2. Andreas Loukas, PhD in 2015, currently at the Roche Group.

MSc graduates

  1. Rohan Katkam, An LC-to-camera communication system with ambient light, 2023.
  2. Dirk den Hoedt, Dynamic Vital Sign estimation for Multiple Persons using mmWave technology, Feb. 2022.
  3. Lucan de Groot, DynamicVLBC: Battery-less Visible Light Backscatter Communication in Dynamic Conditions, 2022.
  4. Vivian Dsouza, Spectrum-aware Passive Visible Light Communication, 2022.
  5. Deniz Danaei, Gunshot Detection in Wildlife using Deep Learning, 2021.
  6. Zehang Wu, Designing an optical link between a micro-display and a smartphone camera, 2021.
  7. Roy Blokker, Communication with Ambient Light using Digital Micromirror Devices, 2021.
  8. Thijs Timmer, Validating a LiFi communication system: an OMNEST emulation approach, 2021.
  9. Oxana Oosterlee, Indoor Multi-Target Tracking with Solar Cells, 2021.
  10. Mark Schrauwen, UWB based wheelchair pose tracking, 2021.
  11. Marek Vette, Adaptive Real-Time PPG Signal Qualification and Pulse Segmentation, 2020.
  12. Bernard Bekker, Privacy preserving detection and classification of playground users, 2020.
  13. Tuan Anh Nguyen, LoRa Localisation in Cities with Neural Networks, 2019.
  14. Priyanka Bhat, Analysis of Remote Sensing approaches for LoRa coverage estimation, 2019.
  15. Haris Suwignyo, Increasing the Performance of Passive Communication with Ambient Light, 2019.
  16. Sander van der Spree, Visible Light Communication with Mobile Lights, 2019.
  17. Vinay Pathi Balaji, Virtual Referee: A system to identify off- sides in Football, 2019.
  18. Patricia Garcia Ferrin, WiFi Indoor Localization Using Channel State Information, 2019.
  19. David Bissett, Analysing TDoA Localisation in LoRa Networks, 2018.
  20. Chaitra Pai, Using static objects for passive communication with sunlight, 2018.
  21. Danielle van der Werff, Passive Localization of Robots with Ambient Light, 2018.
  22. Shashwat Verma, Analysing the Performance and Stability of LED-to-Camera Links, 2017.
  23. Hajo Kleingeld, Sensing human activity with dark light, 2017.
  24. Rens Bloom, Channel Analysis for Passive Communication with Ambient Light, 2017.
  25. Hongjia Wu, Co-design of Smart Lighting and Communication for Visible Light Networks, 2017.
  26. Ruiling Zhang, Leveraging lighting systems with novel color sensor-based applications, 2017.
  27. Johnny Verhoeff, Leveraging VLC for energy disaggregation in Smart Buildings, 2016.
  28. Aniruddha Deshpande, Relative localization for Mobile Nodes using Visible Light, 2016.
  29. Fei Tan, User-in-the-loop smart lighting control system, 2016.
  30. Junwei Zhang, Passive Localization with Visible Light, 2016.
  31. Joost Naaijen, Low Overhead Indoor Localisation on a Navel Ship, 2016.
  32. Michail Vasilakis, DynaLight: A Dynamic Visible Light Communication Link for Smartphones, 2015.
  33. Aimee Ferouge, Handshake Recognition applied to Wireless Data Exchange in Smartbands, 2015.
  34. Coen Roest, Enabling the Chaos Networking Primitive on Bluetooth LE, 2015.
  35. Kevin Warmerdam, Networked Indoor Lighting Controls with Visible Light Communication, 2015.
  36. Anass Drif, Leveraging the capture effect for indoor localization, 2015.
  37. Lennart Klaver, Design of a network stack for directional visible light communication, 2014.
  38. Si Li, Network Lifetime Analysis of Data Collection Protocols, 2014.
  39. Tristan Timmermans, Energy Saving in Bluetooth 4.0 Wireless Locks Connected via Mobile Phone to the Internet, 2014.
  40. Vasileios Vasilopoulos, Do we really need A Priori Link Quality Estimation?, 2013.