Publications


2017


Venet Osmani, Stefano Forti, Oscar Mayora, Diego Conforti, "Enabling Prescription-based Health Apps", ACM proceedings of Pervasive Health 2017 conference (to appear) (pdf)

Venet Osmani, Stefano Forti, Oscar Mayora, Diego Conforti, "Challenges and Opportunities in evolving TreC Personal Health Record Platform", ACM proceedings of Pervasive Health 2017 conference (to appear) (pdf)


2016


Alban Maxhuni, Pablo Hernandez-Leal, L. Enrique Sucar, Venet Osmani, Eduardo F. Morales, Oscar Mayora, "Stress Modelling and Prediction in Presence of Scarce Data", Elsevier Journal of Biomedical Informatics (JBI), vol. 63, pp. 344 - 356, October 2016 doi:10.1016/j.jbi.2016.08.023 (pdf)

Alban Maxhuni, Angelica Munoz-Melendez, Venet Osmani, Humberto Perez, Oscar Mayora, Eduardo F. Morales, "Classification of bipolar disorder episodes based on analysis of voice and motor activity of patients" Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing, ISSN 1574-1192, DOI:10.1016/j.pmcj.2016.01.008, 2016 (pdf)

Alban Maxhuni, Pablo Hernandez-Leal, Eduardo Morales Manzanares, L. Enrique Sucar, Venet Osmani, Angelica Munoz Melendez and Oscar Mayora, "Using Intermediate Models and Knowledge Learning to Improve Stress Prediction" Future Internet e-health Conference (FI-eHealth), Puebla, Mexico, May 2016 (pdf)


2015


Venet Osmani "Smartphones in Mental Health: Detecting Depressive and Manic Episodes" IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol.14, no. 3, pp. 10-13, July-Sept. 2015 (link) (pdf)

Enrique Garica-Ceja, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora "Automatic Stress Detection in Working Environments from Smartphones’ Accelerometer Data: A First Step" IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, DOI:10.1109/JBHI.2015.2446195, 2015 (pdf)

Agnes Gruenerbl, Amir Muaremi, Venet Osmani, Gernot Bahle, Stefan Oehler, Gerhard Troester, Oscar Mayora, Christian Haring and Paul Lukowicz "Smartphone-Based Recognition of States and State Changes in Bipolar Disorder Patients" IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, vol.19, no.1, pp.140-148, Jan, 2015, doi:10.1109/JBHI.2014.2343154 (pdf)

Raihana Ferdous, Venet Osmani, Jessica Beltran Marquez, Oscar Mayora "Investigating correlation between verbal interactions and perceived stress" 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), pp 1612–1615, DOI:10.1109/EMBC.2015.7318683, Milano, Italy, 2015 (pdf)

Pablo Hernandez-Leal, Alban Maxhuni, L. Enrique Sucar, Venet Osmani, Eduardo F. Morales, Oscar Mayora "Stress Modelling Using Transfer Learning in Presence of Scarce Data" Springer Proceedings of International Conference on Ambient Intelligence for Health (AmIHEALTH 2015) pp. 224-236, vol. 9456, DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-26508-7_22, 2015 (pdf)

Raihana Ferdous, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora "Smartphone app usage as a predictor of perceived stress levels at workplace" ACM/IEEE Proceedings of Pervasive Health 2015, Istanbul, Turkey, May 2015 (pdf)


2014


Enrique Garcia-Ceja, Venet Osmani, Alban Maxhuni, Oscar Mayora "Detecting Walking in Synchrony through Smartphone Accelerometer and Wi-Fi traces" Proceedings of European Conference on Ambient Intelligence (AmI 14), vol. 8850, pp. 33-46, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-14112-1_3 Eindhoven, The Netherlands, November 11-13, 2014 (pdf)

Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, Tinku Rasheed, Elio Salvadori "Realising Anticipatory Networks through Human Aware Networking (HAN)" 1st KuVS Workshop on Anticipatory Networks, Stuttgart, Germany, September 29-30, 2014 (pdf)

Matthia Sabatelli, Venet Osmani, Agnes Gruenerbl, Paul Lukowicz, Oscar Mayora, "Correlation of significant places with self-reported state of patients with bipolar disorder" IEEE Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare (Mobihealth 2014), Athens, Greece, November 3-5, 2014 (pdf)

Franz Gravenhorst, Venet Osmani, Bert Arnrich, Amir Muaremi "Exploring the link between Behaviour and Health" Springer Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Journal, DOI: 10.1007/s00779-014-0830-z, 2014 (pdf)

Franz Gravenhorst, Amir Muaremi, Jakob Bardram, Agnes Gruenerbl, Oscar Mayora, Gabriel Wurzer, Mads Frost, Venet Osmani, Bert Arnrich, Paul Lukowicz, Gerhard Troester "Mobile Phones as Medical Devices in Mental Disorder Treatment: an overview" Springer Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, DOI: 10.1007/s00779-014-0829-5, 2014 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora "Mobile Monitoring of Formal and Informal Social Interactions at Workplace" Proceedings of the 2014 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct Publication (UbiComp '14 Adjunct), pp. 1035-1044. DOI=10.1145/2638728.2641287 Seattle, USA, September 13, 2014 (pdf)

Jorge Alvarez-Lozano, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, Mads Frost, Jakob Bardram, Maria Faurholt-Jepsen, Lars Vedel Kessing "Tell me your apps and I will tell you your mood: Correlation of apps usage with Bipolar Disorder State" ACM proceedings of 7th International Conference on Pervasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments, Rhodes Island, Greece, May 27-30, 2014 (pdf)

Agnes Grunerbl, Venet Osmani, Gernot Bahle, Jose C. Carrasco, Stefan Oehler, Oscar Mayora, Christian Haring, Paul Lukowicz "Using smart phone mobility traces for the diagnosis of depressive and manic episodes in bipolar patients" ACM proceedings of 5th Augmented Human International Conference, DOI:10.1145/2582051.2582089, Kobe, Japan, March 2014 - Honourable Mention Award (pdf)

Oscar Mayora, Mads Frost, Bert Arnrich, Franz Gravenhorst, Agnes Grunerbl, Amir Muaremi, Venet Osmani, Alessandro Puiatti, Nina Reichwaldt, Corinna Scharnweber, Gerhard Troster "Mobile Health Systems for Bipolar Disorder: The relevance of Non-Functional Requirements in MONARCA Project" IGI International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR) 5(1), pp. 1-12, doi:10.4018/ijhcr.2014010101 2014 (pdf)


2013


Venet Osmani, Alban Maxhuni, Agnes Gruenerbl, Paul Lukowicz, Christian Haring, Oscar Mayora "Monitoring activity of patients with bipolar disorder using smart phones" ACM Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia (MoMM2013), Vienna, Austria, DOI:10.1145/2536853.2536882, December 2013 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "Trade-offs in Monitoring Social Interactions" IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume: 51, Issue: 7 July 2013 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Alban Maxhuni, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "Virtual uniforms: using sound frequencies for grouping individuals" UbiComp '13 Adjunct Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous computing, pp. 159-162, Zurich, Switzerland (pdf)

Venet Osmani, Iacopo Carreras, Aleksandar Matic, Piret Saar, "An Analysis of Distance Estimation to Detect Proximity in Social Interactions". Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing (Springer), DOI:10.1007/s12652-012-0171-6, January 2013 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora,"Automatic Sensing of Speech Activity and Correlation with Mood Changes", Pervasive Mobile Sensing and Computing for Healthcare, S.C. Mukhopadhyay et al. (Eds.), Springer, DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-32538-0_9, pp.195-205, 2013 (pdf)


2012


Andrei Papliatseyeu, Venet Osmani and Oscar Mayora "Indoor Positioning Using FM Radio" In Emergent Trends in Personal, Mobile, and Handheld Computing Technologies, pp. 199-211, doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-0921-1.ch012, 2012 (pdf)

Matteo Chini, Antonella De Angeli, Silvia Gabrielli, Rosa Maimone, Venet Osmani, "StandFit: Fighting Sedentary Work Life" Designing for Wellness and Behavior Change Workshop at NordiCHI2012, 2012 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "Analysis of Social Interactions through Mobile Phones". Journal of Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), DOI: 10.1007/s11036-012-0400-4, 2012 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora,"Speech Activity Detection Using Accelerometer", 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC 2012), pp. 2112-2115, doi:10.1109/EMBC.2012.6346377, San Diego, California, USA, 2012 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Alban Maxhuni, Oscar Mayora,"Multi-Modal Mobile Sensing of Social Interactions", IEEE Proceedings of Pervasive Health 2012, 6th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare, May 21-24, San Diego, California, USA, 2012 (pdf)

Andrei Popleteev, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora,"Investigation of indoor localization with ambient FM radio stations", Proceedings of PerCom 2012, 10th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications, Lugano, Switzerland, 2012 (Acceptance Rate 11%) (pdf)

Andrei Popleteev, Venet Osmani, Rosa Maimone, Silvia Gabrielli, Oscar Mayora, "Mobile Stress Treatment: The Interstress Approach", Accepted in Pervasive Health 2012 Demo Track, 6th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare, May 21-24, San Diego, California, USA, 2012

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Andrei Popleteev and Oscar Mayora-Ibarra, "A Pilot Study Of Short-Term Effects Of Non-Sedentary Behaviour On Mood Changes", 5th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, Algarve, Portugal, 2012 (pdf)

Iacopo Carreras, Aleksandar Matic, Piret Saar, Venet Osmani, "Comm2Sense: Detecting Proximity Through Smartphones", PerMoby Workshop, part of IEEE PerCom '12 Conference, 2012.

Aleksandar Matic, Pietro Cipresso, Venet Osmani, Silvia Serino, Andrei Popleteev, Andrea Gaggioli, Oscar Mayora, Giuseppe Riva "Sedentary Work Style and Heart Rate Variability: a Short Term Analysis", MindCare 2012 workshop, part of the 5th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, Algarve, Portugal, 2012 (pdf)


2011


Bert Arnrich, Venet Osmani, Jakob Bardram,"Mental health and the impact of ubiquitous technologies", Editorial to the Theme Issue in Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Journal, doi: 10.1007/s00779-011-0464-3, Springer (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Andrei Popleteev, Oscar Mayora,"Smart Phone Sensing to Examine Effects of Social Interactions and Sedentary Work Style on Mood Changes", ACM Proceedings of the 7th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modelling and Using Context (CONTEXT ‘11), Karlsruhe, Germany 2011 (acceptance rate 30%) (pdf)

Andrei Popleteev, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, Aleksandar Matic "Indoor localization using audio features of FM radio signals", ACM Poster proceedings of the 7th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modelling and Using Context (CONTEXT ‘11), Karlsruhe, Germany 2011 (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "Ambient Aware Assistance Supporting Alzheimer Patients and Caregivers", In proceedings of 5th International Symposium on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence (UCAmI ‘11), Riviera Maya, Mexico, 2011

Alban Maxhuni, Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora,"Correlation between self-reported mood states and objectively measured social interactions at work: A Pilot Study", MindCare Workshop as part of 5th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (Pervasive Health 2011), Dublin, Ireland, 2011

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "RFID-based System for Tracking People: Approaches to Tagging Demented Patients" , In proceedings of International Conference on Ambient Media and Systems, Ambi-Sys 2011, Porto, Portugal, March 2011

Aleksandar Matic, Priyal Mehta, James M. Rehg, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "Monitoring Dressing Activity Failures through RFID and Video" , Journal of Methods of Information in Medicine, doi: 10.3414/ME10-02-0026, vol. 51, pp 45-54, 2012 (PubMed, pdf)


2010


Aleksandar Matic, Andrei Papliatseyeu, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora-Ibarra, "FM Radio for Indoor Localisation with Spontaneous Recalibration" , Journal of Pervasive and Mobile Computing (Elsevier), vol.6, issue 6, pp.642-656, 2010 (preprint pdf) (17% of papers invited)

Aleksandar Matic, Andrei Papliatseyeu, Silvia Gabrielli, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora-Ibarra, "Happy or Moody? Why so? Monitoring Daily Routines at Work and Inferring Their Influence on Mood", 5th UbiHealth Workshop in conjunction with Ubicomp 2010 Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2010 (pdf)

Andrei Papliatseyeu, Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora-Ibarra, "Indoor Positioning Using off-the-shelf FM Radio Devices", Proc. of International Conference on Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation (IPIN), Zurich, Switzerland, 2010. (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "FINDER: Smart Aid for Keeping Track of Everyday Objects", ForitAAL2010, Second Italian Forum on Ambient Assisted Living, 2010.

Aleksandar Matic, Priyal Mehta, James M. Rehg, Venet Osmani, Oscar Mayora, "AID-ME: Automatic Identification of Dressing failures through Monitoring of patients and activity Evaluation", IEEE Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare 2010 (PervasiveHealth 2010), Munich, Germany, 2010 (acceptance rate 30%) - (pdf) Best Paper award nominee

Oscar Mayora and Venet Osmani, "An Approach for Sustainable Pervasive Wellness", ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI2010) - Wellness Informatics workshop, 10-15 April 2010, Atlanta, GA, USA - (pdf)

Aleksandar Matic, Andrei Papliatseyeu, Venet Osmani and Oscar Mayora-Ibarra, "Tuning to Your Position: FM-radio based Indoor Localization with Spontaneous Recalibration", In proceedings of the 8th Annual IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom 2010), March 29-April 2, 2010, Manheim, Germany (acceptance rate 12%) - (pdf) Invited for a Journal publication

Andrei Papliatseyeu, Venet Osmani and Oscar Mayora-Ibarra, "Indoor Positioning Using FM Radio", International Journal of Handheld Computing Research(IJHCR), 2010 - (pdf) Invited paper


2009


Andrei Papliatseyeu, Niko Kotilainen, Oscar Mayora Ibarra and Venet Osmani, "FINDR: Low-Cost Indoor Positioning Using FM Radio", 2nd International Conference on MOBILe Wireless MiddleWARE, Operating Systems, and Applications, Springer LNICST, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-01802-2, vol.7, pp. 15-26, April 2009, Berlin, Germany.

Venet Osmani, Daqing Zhang, Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, "Human activity recognition supporting context-appropriate reminders for elderly", IEEE Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (Pervasive Health’09), doi:10.4108/ICST.PERVASIVEHEALTH2009.6056, April 2009, London, UK.

Aleksandar Matic, Venet Osmani, "Technologies to Monitor Cognitive Declne: A Preliminary Case Study" IEEE Proceedings of Technologies to Counter Cognitive Decline, in Pervasive Health’09, doi:10.4108/ICST.PERVASIVEHEALTH2009.6046, London, UK, April 2009.


2008


Venet Osmani, Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, and Dmitri Botvich,"Human activity recognition in pervasive health-care: Supporting efficient remote collaboration", Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA), ISSN: 1084-8045, vol. 31, issue 4, pages 628-655, doi:10.1016/j.jnca.2007.11.002, November 2008. (pdf)

Venet Osmani, Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, and Dmitri Botvich, "A Bayesian Network and Rule-base Approach Towards Activity Inference", In Proc. of IEEE 66th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2007-Fall), doi:10.1109/VETECF.2007.67, pp. 254-258, Washington DC, USA, 2007

Venet Osmani, Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, and Dmitri Botvich, "Self-Organising Object Networks using Context Zones for Distributed Activity Recognition", In Proc. of Second International Conference on Body Area Networks (BodyNets’07), in cooperation with ACM SIGCHI, ISBN: 978-963-06-2193-9, id. 152, Florence, Italy, 2007 (pdf)

Venet Osmani, Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, and Tao Gu, "A Distributed Hierarchical Structure for Object Networks Supporting Human Activity Recognition", In Proc. of 9th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Management of Multimedia and Mobile Networks and Services, MMNS 2006, doi:10.1007/11907381, LNCS vol. 4267, pp 128-133, Dublin, Ireland, 2006 (pdf)

Venet Osmani and Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, "Context Management Support for Activity Recognition in Health-Care", Pervasive 2006 Workshop Proceedings, ISBN 978-3-00-018411-6, pp.453-465 T. Strang, V. Cahill, & A. Quigley, eds, Dublin, Ireland, 2006

Venet Osmani, Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, and Dmitri Botvich,"Challenges for Human Activity Recognition", 4th International Workshop on Managing Ubiquitous Communications and Services part of IM 2007, Multicon Lecture Notes, ISBN: 3-930736-07-01, pp. 201-208, Munich, Germany, 2007

Mike White, Brendan Jennings, Venet Osmani, and Sven van der Meer,"Context Driven, User-Centric Access Control for Smart Spaces", The IEE International Workshop on Intelligent Environments (IE 05), pp. 13-19, Colchester, United Kingdom, 2005

Venet Osmani and Sven van der Meer, "Context? Yes but to whom?"International workshop on Context in Mobile HCI in conjunction with MobileHCI’05, Salzburg, Austria, 2005

Venet Osmani, Keara Barrett, Ray Carroll, Brendan Jennings, and Sven van der Meer, "An architecture for User-centric Management of Intelligent Environments", Proc. of 28th IEEE (Region 8) International Convention Mipro (Mipro’05), Opatija, Croatia, May 30 - June 3, 2005