prabal dutta :: publications

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Computer Science Division
Berkeley, California 94720

prabal  cs . berkeley . edu
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Journals
  1. "An Empirical Study of Low Power Wireless",
    Kannan Srinivasan, Prabal Dutta, Arsalan Tavakoli, and Philip Levis,
    ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, Vol. 6, Issue 2, No. 16, pgs 1-49, 2010.

  2. "Elapsed Time on Arrival: A Simple and Versatile Primitive for Time Synchronization Services",
    Branislav Kusy, Prabal Dutta, Philip Levis, Miklos Maroti, Akos Ledeczi, and David Culler,
    International Journal of Ad hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2006.

  3. "A Line in the Sand: A Wireless Sensor Network for Target Detection, Classification, and Tracking",
    A. Arora, P. Dutta, S. Bapat, V. Kulathumani, H. Zhang, V. Naik, V. Mittal, H. Cao, M. Demirbas, M. Gouda, Y. Choi, T. Herman, S. Kulkarni, U. Arumugam, M. Nesterenko, A. Vora, and M. Miyashita,
    Computer Networks, Vol. 46, Issue 5, pp. 605-634, Dec. 5, 2004, Elsevier Science
    2nd most downloaded article on Computer Networks in 2004.

Conferences
  1. "Design and Evaluation of a Versatile and Efficient Receiver-Initiated Link Layer for Low-Power Wireless",
    Prabal Dutta, Stephen Dawson-Haggerty, Yin Chen, Chieh-Jan (Mike) Liang, and Andreas Terzis, In Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (Sensys'10), Nov. 2010. To appear.

  2. "AutoTrack: Locating and Tracking Stolen Property While Tolerating GPS and Radio Outages",
    Santanu Guha, Kurt Plarre, Daniel Lissner, Somnath Mitra, Bhagavathy Krishna, Prabal Dutta, and Santosh Kumar, In Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (Sensys'10), Nov. 2010. To appear.

  3. "A Case Against Routing-Integrated Time Synchronization",
    Thomas Schmid, Zainul Charbiwala, Zafeiria Anagnostopoulou, Mani Srivastava, and Prabal Dutta, In Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (Sensys'10), Nov. 2010. To appear.

  4. "Towards Cooperative Grids: Sensor/Actuator Networks for Promoting Renewables",
    Jay Taneja, David Culler, and Prabal Dutta, In Proceedings of the First IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm'10), Oct. 2010. To appear.

  5. "Hijacking Power and Bandwidth from the Mobile Phone's Audio Interface", Ye-Sheng Kuo, Thomas Schmid, and Prabal Dutta, International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED'10) Design Contest, (Unpublished), Aug. 2010. Design Contest Winner.

  6. "High-Resolution, Low-Power Time Synchronization an Oxymoron No More",
    Thomas Schmid, Prabal Dutta, and Mani Srivastava,
    In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'10) Track on Sensor Platforms, Tools, and Design Methods (SPOTS'10), Apr. 2010. Best Paper Award.

  7. "Experiences with a High-Fidelity Wireless Building Energy Auditing Network",
    Xiaofan Jiang, Minh Van Ly, Jay Taneja, Prabal Dutta, and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Seventh ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'09), Nov. 4-6, 2009.

  8. "Design and Implementation of a High-Fidelity AC Metering Network",
    Xiaofan Jiang, Stephen Dawson-Haggerty, Prabal Dutta, and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'09) Track on Sensor Platforms, Tools, and Design Methods (SPOTS '09), Apr. 2009.

  9. "Quanto: Tracking Energy in Networked Embedded Systems",
    Rodrigo Fonseca, Prabal Dutta, Philip Levis, and Ion Stoica,
    In Proceedings of the Eighth USENIX Symposium on Operating System Design and Implementation (OSDI'08), Dec. 8-10, 2008.

  10. "Practical Asynchronous Neighbor Discovery and Rendezvous for Mobile Sensing Applications",
    Prabal Dutta and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Sixth ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'08), Nov. 5-7, 2008. © ACM, 2008

  11. "A Building Block Approach to Sensornet Systems",
    Prabal Dutta, Jay Taneja, Jaein Jeong, Xiaofan Jiang, and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Sixth ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'08), Nov. 5-7, 2008. © ACM, 2008

  12. "Energy Metering for Free: Augmenting Switching Regulators for Real-Time Monitoring",
    Prabal Dutta, Mark Feldmeier, Jay Taneja, Joseph Paradiso, and David Culler,
    In International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED'08) Design Contest, Aug. 2008. Design Contest Winner.

  13. "Energy Metering for Free: Augmenting Switching Regulators for Real-Time Monitoring",
    Prabal Dutta, Mark Feldmeier, Joseph Paradiso, and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'08) Track on Sensor Platforms, Tools, and Design Methods (SPOTS '08), Apr. 2008. Best Paper Award.

  14. "Flush: A Reliable Bulk Transport Protocol for Multihop Wireless Networks",
    Sukun Kim, Rodrigo Fonseca, Prabal Dutta, Arsalan Tavakoli, David Culler, Philip Levis, Scott Shenker, and Ion Stoica,
    In Proceedings of the Fifth ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'07), Nov. 6-9, 2007.

  15. "Micro Power Meter for Energy Monitoring of Wireless Sensor Networks at Scale",
    Xiaofan Jiang, Prabal Dutta, David Culler, and Ion Stoica,
    In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'07) Track on Sensor Platforms, Tools, and Design Methods (SPOTS '07), Apr. 2007.

  16. "Securing the Deluge Network Programming System",
    Prabal K. Dutta, Jonathan W. Hui, David C. Chu, and David E. Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'06), pp. 326-333, 2006.

  17. "Trio: Enabling Sustainable and Scalable Outdoor Wireless Sensor Network Deployments",
    Prabal Dutta, Jonathan Hui, Jaein Jeong, Sukun Kim, Cory Sharp, Jay Taneja, Gilman Tolle, Kamin Whitehouse, and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'06) Special track on Platform Tools and Design Methods for Network Embedded Sensors (SPOTS '06), pp. 407-415, 2006.

  18. "Towards Radar-Enabled Sensor Networks",
    Prabal K. Dutta, Anish K. Arora, and Steven B. Bibyk,
    In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'06) Special track on Platform Tools and Design Methods for Network Embedded Sensors (SPOTS '06), pp. 467-474, 2006.

  19. "Marionette: Providing an Interactive Environment for Wireless Debugging and Development",
    Kamin Whitehouse, Gilman Tolle, Jay Taneja, Cory Sharp, Sukun Kim, Jaein Jeong, Jonathan Hui, Prabal Dutta, and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'06) Special track on Platform Tools and Design Methods for Network Embedded Sensors (SPOTS '06), pp. 416-423, 2006.

  20. "System Software Techniques for Low-Power Operation in Wireless Sensor Networks",
    Prabal K. Dutta and David E. Culler,
    In Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD'05), pp. 925-932, 2005.

  21. "ExScal: Elements of an Extreme Scale Wireless Sensor Network",
    Anish Arora, Rajiv Ramnath, Emre Ertin, Prasun Sinha, Sandip Bapat, Vinayak Naik, Vinod Kulathumani, Hongwei Zhang, Hui Cao, Mukundan Sridharan, Santosh Kumar, Nick Seddon, Chris Anderson, Ted Herman, Nishank Trivedi, Chen Zhang, Mikhail Nesterenko, Romil Shah, Sandeep Kulkarni, Mahesh Aramugam, Limin Wang, Mohamed Gouda, Young-ri Choi, David Culler, Prabal Dutta, Cory Sharp, Gilman Tolle, Mike Grimmer, Bill Ferriera, and Ken Parker,
    In Proceedings of the 11th IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA 2005), 2005.

  22. "Design of a Wireless Sensor Network Platform for Detecting Rare, Random, and Ephemeral Events",
    Prabal Dutta, Mike Grimmer, Anish Arora, Steve Bibyk, and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'05) Special track on Platform Tools and Design Methods for Network Embedded Sensors (SPOTS '05), 2005.

  23. "Experiences with a Freshman Capstone Course - Designing, Building, and Testing Small Autonomous Robots",
    R.J. Freuler, M.J. Hoffman, T.P. Pavlic, J.M. Beams, J.P. Radigan, P.K. Dutta, J.T. Demel, and E.D. Justen,
    In Proceedings of the 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, 2003

  24. "Helping Students Learn to Organize and Manage a Design Project",
    A.W. Fentiman, J.T. Demel, R. Boyd, K. Pugsley, P. Dutta,
    In Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, 1996

Workshops
  1. "Putting the Software Radio on a Low-Calorie Diet",
    Prabal Dutta, Ye-Sheng Kuo, Akos Ledeczi, Thomas Schmid, and Peter Volgyesi,
    In Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets-IX), Monterey, California, Oct. 20-21, 2010. To appear.

  2. "Disentangling Wireless Sensing from Mesh Networking",
    Thomas Schmid, Roy Shea, Mani Srivastava, and Prabal Dutta,
    In Workshop on Hot Topics in Embedded Networked Sensors (HotEmNets'10), Killarney, Ireland, Jun. 28-29, 2010. Best Paper Award.

  3. "Software Development for a Novel WSN Platform",
    Peter Volgyesi, Janos Sallai, Akos Ledeczi, Prabal Dutta, and Miklos Marotio,
    In Workshop on Software Engineering for Sensor Network Appliations (SESENA'10), Cape Town, South Africa, May 3, 2010.

  4. "Human-Enabled Microscopic Environmental Mobile Sensing and Feedback",
    Prabal Dutta and Lakshminarayanan Subramanian,
    In AAAI Spring Symposium on Artificial Intelligence for Development (AI-D'10), Stanford, CA, Mar. 22-24, 2010.

  5. "Mobility Changes Everything in Low-Power Wireless Sensornets",
    Prabal Dutta and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the 12th Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems (HotOS-XII), Monte Verita, Switzerland, May 18-20, 2009.

  6. "Wireless ACK Collisions Not Considered Harmful",
    Prabal Dutta, Razvan Musaloiu-E., Ion Stoica, and Andreas Terzis,
    In Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets-VII), Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Oct. 6-7, 2008.

  7. "Procrastination Might Lead to a Longer and More Useful Life",
    Prabal Dutta, David Culler, and Scott Shenker,
    In Proceedings of the Sixth Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets-VI), Atlanta, GA, Nov. 14-15, 2007.

  8. "A Modular Sensornet Architecture: Past, Present, and Future Directions",
    Arsalan Tavakoli, Prabal Dutta, Jaein Jeong, Sukun Kim, Jorge Ortiz, Phil Levis, and Scott Shenker,
    In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Wireless Sensor Network Architecture (WSNA'07), Apr. 2007.

  9. "An Architecture for Energy Management in Wireless Sensor Networks",
    Xiaofan Jiang, Jay Taneja, Jorge Ortiz, Arsalan Tavakoli, Prabal Dutta, Jaein Jeong, David Culler, Philip Levis, and Scott Shenker,
    In International Workshop on Wireless Sensor Network Architecture (WSNA'07), Apr. 2007.

  10. "Some Implications of Low Power Wireless to IP Networking",
    Kannan Srinivasan, Prabal Dutta, Arsalan Tavakoli, and Philip Levis,
    In Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets-V), Irvine, CA, Nov. 29-30, 2006.

  11. "A wireless device for combined subcortical stimulation and cortical recording",
    Froemke, R.C., Wachs, M., Chen, Z., Dutta, P., Myers, G., Glassner, G., Schreiner, C.E., Merzenich, M.M., and Levis, P.A.,
    In The 4th Annual National Academies Keck Futures Initiatives on Smart Prosthetics: Exploring Assistive Devices for the Body and the Mind. Irvine, CA, 2006.

  12. "On the Scalability of Routing Integrated Time Synchronization",
    Janos Sallai, Branislav Kusy, Akos Ledeczi, and Prabal Dutta
    In Proceedings of the 3rd European Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (EWSN'06), pp. 115-131, 2006.

  13. "Towards a Sensor Network Architecture: Lowering the Waistline",
    David Culler, Prabal Dutta, Cheng Tien Ee, Rodrigo Fonseca, Jonathan Hui, Philip Levis, Joseph Polastre, Scott Shenker, Ion Stoica, Gilman Tolle, Jerry Zhao,
    In Proceedings of the Tenth Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems (HotOS X), 2005.
Posters and Demos
  1. "Demo: Common Sense: Participatory Urban Sensing Using a Network of Handheld Air Quality Monitors ", Prabal Dutta, Paul M. Aoki, Neil Kumar, Alan Mainwaring, Chris Myers, Wesley Willett, and Allison Woodruff, In Proceedings of the Seventh ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'09), Nov. 4-6, 2009.

  2. "Demo: An Affordable, Long-Lasting, and Autonomous Theft Detection and Tracking System", Somnath Mitra, Zizhan Zheng, Santanu Guha, Animikh Ghosh, Prabal Dutta, Bhagavathy Krishna, Kurt Plarre, Santosh Kumar, Prasun Sinha, In Proceedings of the Seventh ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'09), Nov. 4-6, 2009.

  3. "Demo: Creating Greener Homes with IP-Based Wireless AC Energy Monitors", Xiaofan Jiang, Stephen Dawson-Haggerty, Jay Taneja, Prabal Dutta, and David Culler, In Proceedings of the Sixth ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'08), Nov. 5-7, 2008.

  4. "Demo: Are We There Yet? Can You Hear Me Now? Applications of Asynchronous Neighbor Discovery", Prabal Dutta and David Culler, In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Mobile System, Applications and Services (Mobisys'08), Jun. 17-20, 2008.

  5. "Demo: Epic: An Open Mote Platform for Application-Driven Design",
    Prabal Dutta and David Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'08) Track on Sensor Platforms, Tools, and Design Methods (SPOTS '08), Apr. 2008.

  6. "Demo: Asynchronous Neighbor Discovery: Finding Needles of Connectivity in Haystacks of Time",
    Prabal Dutta, David Culler, and Scott Shenker,
    In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'08) Track on Sensor Platforms, Tools, and Design Methods (SPOTS '08), Apr. 2008.

  7. "Poster: Understanding the Causes of Packet Delivery Success and Failure in Dense Wireless Sensor Networks",
    Kannan Srinivasan, Prabal Dutta, Arsalan Tavakoli, and Philip Levis,
    In Proceedings of the Fourth ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'06), Nov, 2006.

  8. "Poster: Securing the Deluge Network Programming System",
    Prabal K. Dutta, Jonathan W. Hui, David C. Chu, and David E. Culler,
    In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'06), Apr, 2006.

  9. "Poster: Towards a Network Architecture for SensorNets",
    David Culler, Prabal Dutta, Cheng-Tien Ee, Rodrigo Fonseca, Jonathan Hui, Philip Levis, Joseph Polastre, Scott Shenker, Ion Stoica, Gilman Tolle, Jerry Zhao,
    NSF NOSS PI Meeting, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, Oct 17, 2005.

  10. "Demo: Networked Embedded Computing",
    Microsoft Research Faculty Summit,
    Redmond, WA, Aug, 2004.

  11. "Demo: Improving Life and Industry with Wireless Sensors",
    U.S. Congress, Washington, D.C., Mar, 2004.

  12. "Demo: Line in the Sand: MacDill AFB Demonstration",
    MacDill AFB, Tampa, FL, Aug, 2003.

  13. "Poster: Line in the Sand: A Case Study in Sensor Networks",
    Networked Embedded Systems Technology (NEST) Retreat, University of California Berkeley, Jun, 2003.

Tech Reports
  1. "Flush: A Reliable Bulk Transport Protocol for Multihop Wireless Networks",
    Sukun Kim, Rodrigo Fonseca, Prabal Dutta, Arsalan Tavakoli, David Culler, Philip Levis, Scott Shenker and Ion Stoica,
    Technical Report No. UCB/EECS-2006-169, EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, December 12, 2006

  2. "Understanding the Causes of Packet Delivery Success and Failure in Dense Wireless Sensor Networks",
    Kannan Srinivasan, Prabal Dutta, Arsalan Tavakoli, and Philip Levis,
    Stanford Information Networks Group, Stanford University, Technical report SING-06-00, 2006

  3. "Line in the Sand: A Wireless Sensor Network for Target Detection, Classification, and Tracking",
    A. Arora, P. Dutta, S. Bapat, et.al,
    The Ohio State University Technical Report OSU-CISRC-12/03-TR71, 2003

  4. "Integrating Micropower Impulse Radar and Motes",
    Prabal K. Dutta and Anish K. Arora,
    The Ohio State University Technical Report OSU-CISRC-12/03-TR67, 2003

  5. "Sensing Civilians, Soldiers, and Cars",
    Prabal K. Dutta and Anish K. Arora,
    The Ohio State University Technical Report OSU-CISRC-12/03-TR66, 2003

Book Chapters
  1. "The Wheeled Actively Articulated Vehicle (WAAV): An Advanced Offroad Mobility Concept",
    S.V. Sreenivasan, P.K. Dutta, K.J. Waldron,
    In the book Advances in Robot Kinematics and Computational Geometry, 1994

Master's Thesis
  1. "On Random Event Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks",
    Prabal Dutta,
    Masters Thesis, The Ohio State University, Aug, 2004

Unpublished
  1. "A Case for DataForge: A SourceForge for Experimental Data",
    Prabal Dutta, Archana Ganapathi, and David Molnar
    2005

Popular Press
  1. Congratulations to Our National Champions,
    The Columbus Dispatch, Jun 3, 2004

  2. Tripwires Get Smart,
    News In Engineering, The Ohio State University College of Engineering, Autumn 2003

  3. OSU Researchers test "smart dust",
    National Public Radio, WOSU News, Sep 9, 2003

  4. Military Technology,
    WBNS News (CBS), Sep 8, 2003

  5. Around Ohio: Military Research,
    Ohio News Network, Sep 8, 2003

  6. Ohio State smart dust event draws 'a line in the sand',
    The Ohio State University Press Release, Sep 5, 2003

  7. Tiny Sensors Detect Intruders,
    The Ohio State University College of Engineering Press Release, Sep 2, 2003

  8. With work - and luck - they hoped to engineer a champ,
    The Columbus Dispatch, Pg. 1C, May 26, 1995

  9. Students Strive for Strong Showings in Competitions,
    News In Engineering, The Ohio State University College of Engineering, Autumn 1994

  10. Robot Olympics shows off machines' growing abilities,
    Seattle Times, Pg. D1, Aug 2, 1994


Prabal K. Dutta
Computer Science Division
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences
The University of California, Berkeley
Soda Hall #1776, Berkeley, California 94720