Research

Recent papers:

  • Fall detection using a head-worn barometer, Guglielmo Cola, Marco Avvenuti, Pierpaolo Piazza, and Alessio Vecchio. 6th EAI International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare, 14-16 November 2016 (pdf).
  • Fall Detection Using Ultra-Wideband Positioning, Alessio Vecchio and Guglielmo Cola. IEEE Sensors 2016. Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2016 (pdf).
  • Smartphone-based crowdsourcing for estimating the bottleneck capacity in wireless networks, Enrico Gregori, Alessandro Importa, Luciano Lenzini, Valerio Luconi, Nilo Redini, Alessio
    Vecchio. Journal of Network and Computer Applications. 2016 (preprint pdf).
  • Geolocation of Internet hosts using smartphones and crowdsourcing, Gloria Ciavarrini, Francesco Disperati, Luciano Lenzini, Valerio Luconi, Alessio Vecchio. 8th IFIP Wireless and Mobile Computing Conference (WMNC 2015). 5-7 October 2015, Munich, Germany (pdf).
  • Improving Wi-Fi based localization using external constraints, Gloria Ciavarrini, Francesco Marcelloni, Alessio Vecchio. 9th International Conference on Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies (NGMAST 2015). 9-11 September 2015, Cambridge, UK (pdf).
  • An On-Node Processing Approach for Anomaly Detection in Gait, Cola G., Avvenuti M., Vecchio A., Guang-Zhong Yang, Lo B. IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 15(11), 2015, pdf.
  • An Unsupervised Approach for Gait-based Authentication, Guglielmo Cola, Marco Avvenuti, Alessio Vecchio, Guang-Zhong Yang, and Benny Lo. 12th Annual Body Sensor Networks Conference. 9-12 June 2015, Cambridge, USA (pdf).
  • A Modular Suite to Support Human-Smartphone Interaction for People with Motor Skill Impairments, Massimiliano Donati, Luca Fanucci, Fabrizio Iacopetti, Alessio Vecchio. 10th International Conference on Design & Technology of Integrated Systems in Nanoscale Era. April 20-24, 2015, Napoli, Italy (pdf).
  • Supporting the development of network-aware reactive applications on smartphones, Gloria Ciavarrini, Luciano Lenzini, Valerio Luconi, Alessio Vecchio. 8th International Conference on Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies. 2014 (pdf).
  • Increasing performance and usability of fall detection systems through automatic recognition of device orientation, Guglielmo Cola, Alessio Vecchio, Marco Avvenuti. Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing. 2014 (preprint pdf).
  • Smartphone-based crowdsourcing for network monitoring: opportunities, challenges, and a case study, Adriano Faggiani, Enrico Gregori, Luciano Lenzini, Valerio Luconi, Alessio Vecchio. Accepted for publication in IEEE Communications Magazine, preprint pdf .
  • A hypervisor for infrastructure-enabled sensing Clouds, Salvatore Distefano, Giovanni Merlino, Antonio Puliafito, Alessio Vecchio, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications 2013 (International Workshop on Cloud Convergence), Budapest, Hungary, June 9-13 2013, pdf
  • Sensing the Internet through crowdsourcing, Enrico Gregori, Luciano Lenzini, Valerio Luconi, Alessio Vecchio, International Workshop on the Impact of Human Mobility in Pervasive Systems and Applications (PerMoby 2013),  pdf
  • On the Feasibility of Measuring the Internet Through Smartphone-based Crowdsourcing, Adriano Faggiani, Enrico Gregori, Luciano Lenzini, Simone Mainardi, Alessio Vecchio, WinMee 2012, pdf
  • An integer linear programming approach for radio-based localization of shipping containers in the presence of incomplete proximity information, Stefano Abbate, Marco Avvenuti, Paolo Corsini, Barbara Panicucci, Mauro Passacantando and Alessio Vecchio, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems (2012), pdf
  • Ab initio detection of fuzzy amino acid tandem repeats in protein sequences,  Marco Pellegrini, Maria Elena Renda and Alessio Vecchio, BMC Bioinformatics  2012, 13(Suppl 3):S8, pdf
  • Tandem repeats discovery service (TReaDS) applied to finding novel cis-acting factors in repeat expansion diseases, Marco Pellegrini, Maria Elena Renda and Alessio Vecchio, BMC Bioinformatics  2012, 13(Suppl 4):S3, pdf
  • A smartphone-based fall detection system, Stefano Abbate, Marco Avvenuti, Francesco Bonatesta, Guglielmo Cola, Paolo Corsini, Alessio Vecchio, Pervasive and Mobile Computing Volume 8, Issue 6, December 2012, Pages 883–899, preprint pdf