Research Focus

Currently my research focuses on embedded systems, remote debugging in wireless sensor networks, and time keeping in energy harvesting systems. In the past, I have also worked on biometrics and related topics in computer vision and robotics.


Refereed Journal Publication(s):

Persistent Clocks for Batteryless Sensing Devices
ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems, 15, 4, Article 77 (August 2016) J. Hester, N. Tobias, A. Rahmati, L. Sitanayah, D. Holcomb, K. Fu, W. P. Burleson, J. Sorber

Other Refereed Publication(s):

A Novel Approach to 3D Contour Recovery using Structured Light Mounted to a Robotic Manipulator.
In the Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Robotics and Applications, Cambridge, MA, Nov 1-3, 2010. Sebastian van Delden and Nicole Tobias.

Posters and Presentations:

Poster: Towards Robust Reprogrammability for Wireless Sensors *(BEST POSTER)
13th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'2015) Seoul, South Korea, 2015 Nicole Tobias, Connor Bolton, Josiah Hester, Lanny Sitanayah, Jacob Sorber
Poster: A Novel Robotic Approach to Contour Recovery using Structured Light.*(BEST POSTER)
The Fifth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium; March 2009; Pages 104-106; Nicole Tobias and Wei Zhong.
Poster: Implementation of Hierarchical Clustering Algorithm for Type-2 Diabetes Patients
the Fifth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium; March 2009; Pages 38-40; Nicole Tobias, Robert Mahmoudishad, Mark Parrish, and Sebastian van Delden.

Book Chapter(s):

(Currently in progress - 2016) Periocular-Based Soft Biometric Classification Using Local Features
Damon L. Woodard, Kalaivani Sundararajan, Nicole Tobias, and Jamie R. Lyle