OKGems Project Status Report

Period: 2Q12

I. Major accomplishments

  • Built a complete ceiling sensor grid testbed at University of Florida
  • Built the MagicLink middleware and protocol
  • Built a local computer rack, an OpenFlow switch to be installed in the rack

A. Milestones achieved

  • S4.b Publish requirements and sketch of plan for ORCA/GENI capability demos
  • Partially done.

B. Deliverables made

II. Description of work performed during last quarter

  • Summary of accomplishments related to OKGems:
    • Built a sensor network testbed below the ceiling in our lab at UF (with about 120 nodes)
    • Conducted experiments on ORCA/ExoGENI slices

A. Activities and findings

The following tasks are ongoing:

  • Prepare experimental demo on ORCA ExoGENI

B. Project participants


  • Xiaolin (Andy) Li
  • Johnson Thomas
  • Weihua Sheng
  • Nazanin Rahnavard


  • Kaikia Liu
  • Xinxin Liu
  • Di Wang
  • Lulu Xie

C. Publications (individual and organizational)

* Xinxin Liu, Li Yu, Di Wang, and Xiaolin Li, "MagicLink: Weaving Multi-Site Wireless Sensor Networks for Large-Scale Experiments," the 8th International ICST Conference on Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks and Communities (Tridentcom), 2012, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • G. Reyes*, D. Wang*, R. Nair*, C. Li, X. Li, J. Lin, "VitalTrack: A Doppler Radar Sensor Platform for Monitoring Activity Levels," the 2nd Annual IEEE Topical Conference on Biomedical Wireless Technologies, Networks, and Sensing Systems (BioWireleSS 2012).

D. Outreach activities

  • Hosted a visiting PhD student on scholarship from Tongji University, China

E. Collaborations

  • Collaborate with researchers in ECE at UF
  • Collaborate with researchers in Medical School at UF

F. Other Contributions

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