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2019 CPS PI Meeting Lightning Talks
Round 1 | Round 2 | Round 3 | Round 4

Round 1: Thursday, November 21, 10:15 AM - 11:10 AM [Session 2]
# Presenter Award Title Award #
1 Yannis Paschalidis CPS: Breakthrough: A Dynamic Optimization Framework for Connected Automated Vehicles in Urban Environments 1645681
2 Chenyang Lu CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Holistic Control and Management of Industrial Wireless Processes 1646579
3 Junjie Qin CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: The Sharing Economy for Electricity Services in Connected Communities 1646612
4 Junmin Wang CPS: Synergy: Real-Time Cyber-Human-Vehicle Systems for Driving Safety Enhancement 1645657
5 Kang Shin CPS:Breakthrough: Secure Interactions with Internet of Things 1646130
6 Joseph Zambreno CPS: Breakthrough: Collaborative Research: Track and Fallback: Intrusion Detection to Counteract Carjack Hacks with Fail-Operational Feedback 1646317
7 Shantanu Chakrabartty CPS:TTP Option: Synergy: Collaborative research: Internet of self-powered sensors - Towards a scalable long-term condition-based monitoring and maintenance of civil infrastructure 1646380
8 Or Dantsker CPS: Breakthrough: Solar-powered, Long-endurance UAV for Real-time Onboard Data Processing 1646383
9 Atul Prakash CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Support for Security and Safety of Programmable IoT Systems 1646392
10 Isabel Cruz CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Mapping and Querying Underground Infrastructure Systems 1646395
11 John Lach CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Towards Dependable Self-Powered Things for the IoT 1646454
12 Dileep Kalathil CRII: CPS: Towards a Model-Based Reinforcement Learning Approach for Safe Operation of Distributed Energy Systems 1850206
13 Christian Claudel CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Synergy: Augmented reality for control of reservation-based intersections with mixed autonomous-non autonomous flows 1739964
14 Lily Elefteriadou CPS: TTP Option: Synergy: Traffic Signal Control with Connected and Autonomous Vehicles in the Traffic Stream 1446813
15 Roberto Horowitz CPS: TTP Option: Synergy: Traffic Operating System for Smart Cities 1545116
16 Lalitha Sankar CPS: TTP Option: Synergy: A Verifiable Framework for Cyber- Physical Attacks and Countermeasures in a Resilient Electric Power Grid 1449080
17 Sue Ahn CPS:TTP Option: Medium: Identifying, Characterizing, and Shaping Multi-Scale Cyber-Human Interactions in Mixed Autonomous/Conventional Vehicle Traffic 1739869
18 Dana Choi CPS: Medium: Integrated Design of Sensing, Network, and Cooperative Control of Multi-Vehicle Systems for Preventing Frost and Freeze Damage to Flowers and Buds of Fruit Trees 1836974
19 Lav Khot CPS: Small: Localized, Geospatial Sensing of Canopy and Fruit Microclimate for Real-time Management of Sunburn in Apple 1837001
20 Jonathan Jaramillo CPS: TTP Option: MEDIUM: Touch Sensitive Technologies for Improved Vineyard Management 1837367
21 Jingwen Zhang CPS: Medium: A scalable real-time sensing and decision-making system for field-level row-crop irrigation management 1837637
22 Simone Silvestri CPS: Synergy: Integration of Social Behavioral Modeling for Smart Environments to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Smart Cities 1646021
23 Meeko Oishi CPS: Frontier: Collaborative Research: Cognitive Autonomy for Human CPS: Turning Novices Into Experts 1836900
Round 2: Thursday, November 21, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM [Session 5]
# Presenter Award Title Award #
1 Liang Cheng CPS: Breakthrough: Analysis, Identification and Mitigation of Delay Performance Bottlenecks of Network Infrastructure in Cyber-Physical Systems 1646458
2 Wenchao Li CPS: Breakthrough: Collaborative Research: A Framework for Extensibility-Driven Design of Cyber-Physical Systems 1646497
3 Bruno Sinopoli CPS: Synergy: Information Flow Analysis for Cyber-Physical System Security 1646526
4 Andreas Spanias CPS: Synergy: Image Modeling and Machine Learning Algorithms for Utility-Scale Solar Panel Monitoring 1646542
5 Sudeep Pasricha CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Enabling Smart Underground Mining with an Integrated Context-Aware Wireless Cyber-Physical Framework 1646562
6 Zhu Han CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: DEUS: Distributed, Efficient, Ubiquitous and Secure Data Delivery Using Autonomous Underwater Vehicles 1646607
7 Lucy Dunne CPS: Breakthrough: Toward Personal Microclimate: Sustainable Heating Through Smart Clothing 1646543
8 Siddhartha Sikdar CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Closed-loop Hybrid Exoskeleton utilizing Wearable Ultrasound Imaging Sensors for Measuring Fatigue 1646204
9 Marco Duarte CPS: Synergy: Image-Based Indoor Navigation for Visually Impaired Users 1645737
10 Zhaozheng Yin CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Cyber-Physical Sensing, Modeling, and Control with Augmented Reality for Smart Manufacturing Workforce Training and Operations Management 1646162
11 Hongning Wang CPS: TTP Option: Breakthrough: Collaborative Sensing: An Approach for Immediately Scalable Sensing in Buildings 1646501
12 Bob Iannucci CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: TickTalk: Timing API for Federated Cyberphysical Systems 1646235
13 Edward Lee CPS: Small: Reconciling Safety with the Internet for Cyber-Physical Systems 1836601
14 Nilanjan Ray Chaudhuri CPS: Medium: Coupled cAscade Modeling, Prevention, and Recovery (CAMPR): When Graph Theory meets Trajectory Sensitivity 1836827
15 Samuel Coogan CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Certifiable reinforcement learning for cyber-physical systems 1836932
16 Jason Rife CPS: Small: Software-State Observability in CPS 1836942
17 Rishee Jain CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Building Information, Inhabitant, Interaction and Intelligent Integrated Modeling (BI5M) 1836995
18 Marco Pavone CPS: Small: Collaborative Research: Models and System-Level Coordination Algorithms for Power-in-the-Loop Autonomous Mobility-on-Demand Systems 1837135
19 Xiangnan Zhong CRII: CPS: A Self-Learning Intelligent Control Framework for Networked Cyber-Physical Systems 1850240
20 Alyosha Molnar CPS: Medium: Leveraging Honey Bees as Bio-Cyber Physical Systems 1739671
21 Ryan Williams CPS: Medium: Multi-Scale Planning in Robot Teams for Persistent Monitoring and Intervention in Precision Grazing 1739716
22 Girish Chowdhary CPS:Medium: Robust Deep Learning and Decision making for Mechanical Weeding Agbots 1739874
23 Prabir Barooah Distributed Coordination of Smart Devices to Mitigate Intermittency of Renewable Generation for a Smarter and Sustainable Power Grid 1646229
24 Nick Feamster CPS: Detecting and Controlling Unwanted Data Flows in the Internet of Things 1739809
25 Sanjit Seshia CPS:Frontier: Collaborative Research: VeHICaL: Verified Human Interfaces, Control, and Learning for Semi-Autonomous Systems 1545126
Round 3: Friday, November 22, 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM [Session 10]
# Presenter Award Title Award #
1 Sertac Karaman CPS: Medium: LEAR-CPS: Low-Energy computing for Autonomous mobile Robotic CPS via Co-Design of Algorithms and Integrated Circuits 1837212
2 Alexandre Bayen CPS: TTP Option: Medium: Collaborative Research: Smoothing Traffic via Energy-efficient Autonomous Driving (STEAD) 1837244
3 Yafeng Yin CPS: Small: Behaviorally Compatible, Energy Efficient, and Network-Aware Vehicle Platooning Using Connected Vehicle Technology 1837245
4 George Pappas CPS: Medium: Rethinking Communication and Control for Low-Latency, High Reliability loT Devices 1837253
5 James Anderson CPS: Medium: GOALI: Real-Time Computer Vision in Autonomous Vehicles: Real Fast Isn't Good Enough 1837337
6 Raghupathy Sivakumar CPS: Small: Multi-Human Assisted Learning for Multi-Agent Systems using Intrinsically Generated Event-Related EEG Potentials 1837369
7 Gabriel Parmer CPS: Medium: Edge-Cloud Support for Predictable, Global Situational-Awareness for Autonomous Vehicles 1837382
8 Bruce McMillin CPS: TTP Option: Medium: Collaborative Research: Trusted CPS from Untrusted Components 1837472
9 Sule Ozev CPS: TTP Option: Medium: Machine learning enabled "smart nets" to optimize sustainable fisheries technologies 1837473
10 Michael Zavlanos CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Human-on-the-Loop Control for Smart Ultrasound Imaging 1837499
11 Thais Campos CPS:Small: Syntax-Guided Synthesis for Cyber-Physical Systems 1837506
12 Todd Murphey CPS: Medium: Information based Control of Cyber-Physical Systems operating in uncertain environments 1837515
13 Ning Zhang CPS: Medium: S2Guard: Building Security and Safety in Autonomous Vehicles via Multi-layer Protection 1837519
14 Yasser Shoukry CPS: Medium: Resilient-by-Cognition Cyber-Physical Systems 1837589
15 Soummya Kar CPS: Medium: Secure Computing and Cross-Layer Anomaly Detection in the Internet of Things 1837607
16 Alvaro Cardenas CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Security vs. Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems 1837627
17 Johanna Mathieu CPS: Small: Scalable and safe control synthesis for systems with symmetries 1837680
18 Ali Mehrizi-Sani CPS: Small: Collaborative Research: CYDER: CYbersecure Distribution systems with power Electronically interfaced Renewables 1837700
19 Justin Koeln CRII: CPS: Hierarchical Control for Constrained Multi-timescale Energy Management 1849500
20 Shuai Li CRII: CPS: Modeling Subsurface Features and Connected Autonomous Vehicles as Cyber-Physical Systems for Reciprocal Mapping and Localization 1850008
21 Jayne Wu CPS: Synergy: Cost-Effective Mastitis Control and Biosecurity for Sustainable Dairy Farming 1646067
22 Ajay Sharda CPS: Breakthrough: Canopy Sensing and Computational Systems for Real-Time Control and Feedback of Irrigation Technology 1646346
23 Marin Kobilarov CPS: Breakthrough: Collaborative Research: Adaptive Water Quality Sampling with Autonomous Vehicles with Applications to Nitrate Deposition 1646500
24 Soumik Sarkar CPS: Synergy: A multi-scale data assimilation framework for layered sensing and hierarchical control of disease spread in field crops 1646523
Round 4: Friday, November 22, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM [Session 13]
# Presenter Award Title Award #
1 Paul Bogdan CAREER: Embracing Complexity: A Fractal Calculus Approach to the Modeling and Optimization of Medical Cyber-Physical Systems 1453860
2 Saurabh Amin CAREER: Resilient Design of Networked Infrastructure Systems: Models, Validation, and Synthesis 1453126
3 Saman Aliari Zonouz CAREER: Trustworthy and Adaptive Intrusion Tolerance Capabilities in Cyber-Physical Critical Infrastructures 1453046
4 Nina Mahmoudian CAREER: Autonomous Underwater Power Distribution System for Continuous Operation 1921060
5 Arif Sarwat CAREER: Cyber Physical Solution for High Penetration Renewables in Smart Grid 1553494
6 Donatello Materassi CAREER: Design of in-line controllers for continuously operating networks with structural uncertainty 1553504
7 Miroslav Pajic CAREER: Foundations for Secure Control of Cyber-Physical Systems 1652544
8 Zak Kassas CAREER: Situational Awareness Strategies for Autonomous Systems in Dynamic Uncertain Environments 1751205
9 Vanessa Frias-Martinez CAREER: Data-driven Models of Human Mobility and Resilience for Decision Making 1750102
10 Stephanie Gil CAREER: Multi-Agent Decision Making and Optimization using Communication as a Sensor 1845225
11 Lillian Ratliff CAREER: Co-Design of Information and Incentives in Societal-Scale Cyber-Physical Systems 1844729
12 Soumik Sarkar CAREER: Robustifying Machine Learning for Cyber-Physical Systems 1845969
13 Pierluigi Nuzzo CAREER: High-Assurance Design of Learning-Enabled Cyber-Physical Systems with Deep Contracts 1846524
14 Yasser Shoukry CAREER: Decision Procedures for High-Assurance, AI-controlled, Cyber-Physical Systems 1845194
15 Dong Wang CAREER: Towards Reliable and Optimized Data-driven Cyber-Physical Systems using Human-centric Sensing 1845639
16 Pavithra Prabhakar CAREER:Robust Verification of Cyber-Physical Systems 1854318
17 Qi Zhu CAREER: SOlSTICe: Software Synthesis with Timing Contracts for Cyber-Physical Systems 1947738
18 Shreyas Sundaram CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Closed Loop Sustainable Precision Animal Agriculture 1739890
19 Nuwan Wijewardane CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: high resolution 3D soil mapping system 1739985
20 Kapil Dandekar CPS: TTP Option: Synergy: Sensing, Processing, and Actuation of Biomedical Smart Textiles for Deep Venous Thrombosis Prevention 1544906
21 Joseph Bentsman CPS: Medium: Autonomous Attainment of Tissue-Centricity in Electrosurgery through Data-Driven Persistently Evolving Thermogeometric Adaptivity 1932099
22 Chris Siviy Human-machine interaction with mobility enhancing soft exosuits 1446464
23 Carlos Mastrangelo Deep Integration of Thin Flexible Autonomous Microsystems for Vision Correction 1932602
24 Patrick Tague CPS: Breakthrough: Multi-Sensory Event Detection for Cross-Platform Coordination and Verification 1645759
25 Manoj Karkee CPS: Medium: SMART IRRIGATION - Big Data approach for accurate water stress detection and precision irrigation in fruit crops 1739184