Please note that the schedules may be subject to changes, but should illustrate the major flow of the course. The general temporal pattern is:

  • Fridays, 08:15 - 11:00 : Lecture in Auditorium 3
  • Fridays, 12:15 - 13:00 : Tech Talk in 2A.52
  • Fridays, 13:15 - 16:00 : Lab classes in 2A.52

# Week Date Subject(s) Lecturer Matr. Notes
1 5 3/2 Introduction to Ubicomp JB slides
Tech Talk : How to read papers and use the PIT Lab JB slides
Lab Class : Finding and reading Ubicomp papers ME Lab_#1
2 6 10/2 Mobile Computing JB slides
Tech Talk : Android Architecture and Programming API JB+ME slides
Lab Class : Android Programming ME Lab_#2
7 17/2 WINTER BREAK
3 8 24/2 Location Based Systems JB slides
Tech Talk :  android.location, Blip, SkyHook, Sonitor JB
Lab Class : location tracking technologies ME Lab_#3
4 9 2/3 Context-aware Computing JB slides
Tech Talk : JCAF; ContextToolkit JB
Lab Class : JCAF programming ME Lab_#4
5 10 9/3 Ubicomp Applications JB slides
Tech Talk : ABC for Hospitals JB slides
Lab : The “info@itu” system MF MA#1
6 11 16/3 Design, Prototyping, and Evaluation Methods TP slides MA#1 deadline
Tech Talk : Methods for understanding existing and envisioning future use scenarios (intertwined with lecture) TP
Lab Class : Interview design; storyboarding; video prototyping (intertwined with lecture) MF Lab #6
7 12 23/3 Tagging TP slides iCareNet WS
Tech Talk : libnfc and nfc-tools SB slides
Lab Class : “PIT coin” NFC tag read and write exercise MF Lab_#7
8 13 30/3 Surface and Tangible Computing Morten Fjeld (t2i) slides EU meeting
Tech Talk : MT4J ME slides
Lab Class : Tabletop User Interface ME Lab_#8
14 6/4 EASTER BREAK
9 15 13/4 Sketching in Hardware JB slides
Tech Talk + Lab Class : Hardware building in Arduino MF Lab_#9
10 16 20/4 Ubicomp Systems and Infrastructures JB slides MA#2 deadline
Tech Talk : Deployment & Evaluation JB slides
Lab Class : Cloud and Systems programming ME Lab_#10
11 17 27/4 Data Processing AD slides
Tech Talk : AD
Lab Class : Pre-processing of the acceleration data MF Lab_#11
18 4/5 “Store Bededag” – Danish Praying Day; stay home and pray (or work on MA#3) Ubicomp PC Meet.
12 19 11/5 Data Analysis & Activity Recognition AD slides CHI
Tech Talk : Weka AD Live demo
Lab Class : Analysis of data from everyday activities MF Lab_#12
13 20 18/5 Mixed Reality Computing TP slides MA#3 deadline
Tech Talk : No tech talk this week
Lab Class : No lab class this week
14 21 25/5 Exam preparation — Q&A JB+TP+AD