current projects


Swiss National Science Foundation Projects
 
  Dusk2Dawn
Characterizing Youth Nightlife Spaces, Activities, and Drinks

EPFL-UNIL Cross-Disciplinary Research on Science and Society
 
  Multimodal Linguistic Crowdsourcing
Tracing Swiss Heritage Speakers' Identities in North America

Social Innovation Projects
 
  Civique
The Civique Platform: Mobile Data for Local Causes
  SenseCityVity
Mobile Sensing and Collective Action for Urban Awareness in Latin America

Research Collaborations with Industry
 
  Bites'n'Bits
Understanding Eating Routines in Context
with Nestle Research
  MDC
The Mobile Data Challenge Initiative
Data Portal with Nokia Research

recent projects


  UBImpressed
Ubiquitous First Impressions and Ubiquitous Awareness
Funded by SNSF
  Youth@Night
A Multi-disciplinary Study of Young People's Going Out Behavior
Funded by SNSF
  MAAYA
Multimedia Analysis and Access for Documentation and Decipherment of Maya Epigraphy
Funded by SNSF
  Mi Casa es Su Casa
Understanding Peer Accommodation in Developed and Developing Countries
Funded by EPFL-UNIL CROSS program
  Mirror
Mobile Data to Improve Decision Making in African Cities
Collaboration with EPFL Afrotech
  SONVB
Sensing and Analyzing Organizational Nonverbal Behavior
Funded by SNSF
  NISHA
NTT-Idiap Social Behavior Analysis Initiative
Funded by NTT Communication Science Labs, Japan
  VlogSense
Modeling Conversational Behavior in Social Media
Funded by National Center of Competence in Research on
Interactive Multimodal Information Management (IM2)
  HAI
Human Activity and Interactivity Modeling
Funded by SNSF
  LS-CONTEXT
Large-Scale Human Context Discovery from Mobile Phones
Funded by Nokia Research
  CODICES
Automatic Analysis of Mexican Codex Collections
Funded by SNSF
  DomoCare
A New Home Care Preventive Protocol
Funded by Swiss Commission for Technology and Innovation (CTI)
  MUMIA: COST Action IC-1002
Multilingual and Multifaceted Interactive Information Access
  NOVICOM
Automatic Analysis of Group Conversations via Visual Cues in Nonverbal Communication
Funded by European Commission, Marie Curie Program
  HUMAVIPS
Humanoids with Auditory and Visual Abilities in Populated Spaces
Funded by European Commission
  PASCAL2
Network of Excellence on Pattern Analysis, Statistical Modeling, and Computational Learning
Funded by European Commission