Curt Schurgers [Alum]

Education:

  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 1997.
    Thesis: Hardware-Software Codesign of the SmartPen: a Pen-Based Hand-Written Number Recognition System
  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, UCLA, 2002.
    Thesis: Energy-Aware Communication Systems
    (done at NESL)

Research Interests: Energy-efficient wireless communications

Recent Publications:

  • Statistical Properties of Loaded Wireless Multicarrier Systems
    Curt Schurgers, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, September 2005. [ Details ]
  • Energy efficient design of wireless sensor nodes
    Vijay Raghunathan, Curt Schurgers, Sung Park, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    Wireless Sensor Networks (C. S. Raghavendra, K. M. Sivalingam and T. Znati - Editors), ISBN 1-4020-7883-8, May 2004. [ Details ]
  • Energy efficient wireless packet scheduling and fair queuing
    Vijay Raghunathan, Saurabh Ganeriwal, Curt Schurgers, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems, February 2004. [ Details ]
  • Poster abstract: Density, Accuracy, Delay and Lifetime tradeoffs in sensor networks – A multidimensional design perspective
    Sachin Adlakha, Saurabh Ganeriwal, Curt Schurgers, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SENSYS)., November 2003. [ Details ]
  • Power management for energy-aware communication systems
    Curt Schurgers, Vijay Raghunathan, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems, August 2003. [ Details ]
  • Distributed On-demand Address Assignment in Wireless Sensor Networks
    Curt Schurgers, Gautam S. Kulkarni, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, October 2002. [ Details ]
  • E^2WFQ: An energy efficient fair scheduling policy for wireless systems
    Vijay Raghunathan, Saurabh Ganeriwal, Curt Schurgers, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    ACM International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design, August 2002. [ Details ]
  • Topology Management for Sensor Networks: Exploiting Latency and Density
    Curt Schurgers, Vlasios Tsiatsis, Saurabh Ganeriwal, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking & Computing (MobiHoc'02), June 2002. [ Details ]
  • Dynamic Link Labels for Energy-Efficient MAC Headers in Wireless Sensor Networks
    Gautam S. Kulkarni, Curt Schurgers, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    IEEE Sensors '02, June 2002. [ Details ]
  • STEM: Topology Management for Energy Efficient Sensor Networks
    Curt Schurgers, Vlasios Tsiatsis, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    EEE Aerospace Conference, March 2002. [ Details ]