Here you will find an up to date list of my research publications and teaching as well as a list of collaborators and academic grants and fellowships. The authoritative version of this document lives at http://smallwhitecube.com/research.

Academic Publications

Key: C = Conference, J = Journal, T = Technical Report, O = Other

[C16] Steven K. Dailey, Caleb Phillips, Joseph M. Radley, Michael T. Archdeacon. Achieving Anatomic Acetabular Fracture Reduction - When is the Best Time to Operate? American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting. March, 2015.

[J6] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, Dirk Grunwald Optimization Decomposition for Scheduling and System Configuration in Wireless Networks ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, 2013. February, 2014. Volume 22. Issue 1.

[J5] Caleb Phillips, Rhonda Hoenigman, Becky Higbee, Tom Reed. Understanding the sustainability of retail food recovery. PLOS One. October 10, 2013. (download)

[T8] Caleb Phillips, Rhonda Hoenigman, Shari Leyshon, and Becky Higbee. Nutrition and very perishable food rescue: a study on the contributions of fresh produce to one food relief agency in Boulder, Colorado. Technical Report. Boulder Food Rescue, Inc. October 30, 2012.

[C15] Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Practical Radio Environment Mapping with Geostatistics. IEEE Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks 2012 (DySPAN 2012). 20%. (paper,slides)

[O3] Caleb Phillips. Geostatistical Techniques for Practical Wireless Coverage Mapping. Ph.D. Thesis. University of Colorado at Boulder. Computer Science Department. (download)

[J4] Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Bounding the Practical Error of Path Loss Models. International Journal of Antennas and Propagation. Hindawi Publishing Corporation. Volume 2012. (download)

[J3] Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. A Survey of Wireless Path Loss Prediction and Coverage Mapping Methods. IEEE Communications Society Surveys and Tutorials. (preprint)

[J2] Caleb Phillips, Lee Becker, and Elizabeth Bradley. Strange Beta: An Assistance System for Indoor Rock Climbing Route Setting. Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science. American Institute of Physics. Volume 22, Issue 1. March, 2012. (download)

[O2] Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. GENI WiMax: Wireless Coverage Mapping using Geostatistical Techniques. Invited Demo. Global Environment for Networking Innovation Conference 12 (GEC 12). Kansas City, Missouri. November 2-4, 2011.

[T7] Caleb Phillips, Lee Becker, and Elizabeth Bradley. Strange Beta: An Assistance System for Indoor Rock Climbing Route Setting Using Chaotic Variations and Machine Learning. University of Colorado at Boulder, Tech. Report CU-CS-1088-11. October, 2011. (download)

[T6] Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. The Stability of the Longley-Rice Irregular Terrain Model for Typical Problems. University of Colorado at Boulder, Tech. Report. CU-CS-1086-11. September, 2011. (download)

[T5] Caleb Phillips, Rhonda Hoenigman, and Becky Higbee. Food Redistribution as Optimization. University of Colorado at Boulder, Tech. Report. CU-CS-1085-11. September, 2011. (download)

[O1] Caleb Phillips. Geostatistical Techniques for Practical Wireless Coverage Mapping. ACM MobiSys Ph.D. Forum. Washington, DC. June 28, 2011. Best Presentation Award.

[C14] Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Bounding the Practical Error of Path Loss Models in Urban Environments. IEEE Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks 2011 (DySPAN 2011). Aachen, Germany. May 3-6, 2011. 26%. (download)

[C13] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Signal Quality Pricing: Decomposition for Spectrum Scheduling and System Configuration. IEEE Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks 2011 (DySPAN 2011). Aachen, Germany. May 3-6, 2011. 26%. (download)

[C12] Caleb Phillips, Scott Raynel, Jamie Curtis, Sam Bartels, Douglas Sicker, Dirk Grunwald and Tony McGregor. The Efficacy of Path Loss Models for Fixed Rural Wireless Links. Passive and Active Measurement Conference 2011 (PAM 2011). Atlanta, Georgia. March 20-22, 2011. 43%. (download)

[J1] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Modeling Environmental Effects on Directionality. Mathematical and Computer Modeling Journal. Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Wireless Networks. June, 2010. Elsevier. (download)

[T4] Gary Yee, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Wireless Networking Optimizations for Studying Algorithm Interactions. University of Colorado at Boulder, Tech. Report. CU-CS-1070-10. 2010. (download]

[C11] Caleb Phillips and Elizabeth Bradley. Strange Beta: Chaotic Variations for Indoor Rock Climbing Route Setting. International Conference on Applications in Nonlinear Dynamics (ICAND 2010). Lake Louise, Canada. September, 21-24 2010. Invited. (download)

[C10] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Challenges in Deploying Steerable Wireless Testbeds. TridentCom 2010. Berlin, Germany. May 18-20, 2010. 51%. (download)

[C9] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Harold Gonzales, Kevin Bauer, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. SniffMob: Inferring Human Contact Patterns using Wireless Devices. The 1st ACM International Workshop on Hot Topics of Planet-scale Mobility Measurements. Krakow, Poland. June 22, 2009. 38% (download)

[C8] Caleb Phillips, Suresh Singh, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Techniques for Simulation of Realistic Infrastructure Wireless Network Traffic. 7th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt 2009). Seoul, Korea. June 23 - 27, 2009. 33%. (download)

[C7] Eric Anderson, Gary Yee, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. The Impact of Directional Antenna Models on Simulation Accuracy. 7th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt 2009). Seoul, Korea. June 23 - 27, 2009. 33%. download)

[C6] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Modeling Environmental Effects on Directionality in Wireless Networks. 5th International workshop on Wireless Network Measurements (WiNMee 2009). Seoul, Korea. June 26, 2009. download)

[T3] Caleb Phillips and Elizabeth Bradley. Strange Beta: Chaotic Variations for Indoor Rock Climbing Route Setting. University of Colorado at Boulder, Tech. Report. CU-CS-1057-09. 2009. (download)

[T2] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Gary Yee, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Challenges in Deploying Steerable Wireless Testbeds. University of Colorado at Boulder, Tech. Report. CU-CS-1058-09. 2009. (download)

[C5] Caleb Phillips, Russell Senior, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Robust Coverage and Performance Testing for Large-Area Wireless Networks. AccessNets 2008. Las Vegas, Nevada. October 15 - 17, 2008. 43% (including invited papers). (download)

[C4] Caleb Phillips, Suresh Singh, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Applying Models of User Activity for Dynamic Power Management in Wireless Devices. MobileHCI 2008. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. September 2 - 5, 2008. 35%. (download)

[C3] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Kevin Bauer, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Modeling Directionality in Wireless Networks. ACM SigMetrics 2008 (short paper). Annapolis, Maryland. June 2 - 6, 2008. 28%. (download)

[C2] Caleb Phillips and Suresh Singh. An Empirical Activity Model for WLAN Users. IEEE INFOCOM 2008 Mini-Symposium. Pheonix, AZ. April 14 - 17, 2008. 29% (9.3% mini-conference, 21% main-conference). (download)

[T1] Eric Anderson, Caleb Phillips, Douglas Sicker, and Dirk Grunwald. Modeling Directionality in Wireless Networks. University of Colorado at Boulder, Tech. Report. CU-CS-1044-08. 2008. (download)

[C1] Caleb Phillips and Suresh Singh. Analysis of WLAN traffic in the Wild. IFIP Networking 2007 (short paper). Altanta, GA. May 14 - 18, 2007. (22.5% main conference) (download).

[T1] Caleb Phillips and Russell Senior. Unwire Portland Proof-of-Concept Network Testing. UnwirePDX-Watch. May 23, 2007. (download).

Patents

US Provisional Patent Serial Number 61/743,703, “Wireless Coverage Mapping Using Geostatistics”

Engineering An End To Food Waste With Smarter Logistics For Our Leftovers. Fast Company Co.Exist. January 30, 2014. By Stan Alcorn. (link)

Found fruit: Online map is gateway to edibles. Associated Press. Donna Bryson. Syndicated in newspapers worldwide (list), including the Denver Post, San Francisco Chronicle, Washington Post, Calgary Herald, and Taiwan News. (link)

Chaos Gives Rock Climbing a Leg Up. September 12th, 2012. Santa Fe Institute News Release. (link)

Climbing with Chaos. KUNC. August 5th, 2012. Interview with Jessica McDonald. (link)

Multi-Discipline Research Makes a Big Impact. February 2nd, 2012. University of Colorado Biofrontiers Institute. (link).

CU-Boulder researchers find food rescue can feed the hungry. Boulder Daily Camera. October 7th, 2011. By staff writer Heath Urie. (link)

Caleb Phillips. Off The Wall: Climbing With Chaos. Climbing Magazine. No. 282. October, 2009.

Grants and Research Fellowships

National Science Foundation (NSF) Global Environment for Networking Innovation (GENI). Researcher/Network Engineer. University of Colorado, Boulder. GENI WiMax Project. 2010-2011.

National Science Foundation (NSF) East Asia Pacific Summer Institute (EAPSI) PI/Fellow. University of Waikato, New Zealand. Summer (Winter), 2010.

Teaching and Advising

Casey Feldman Foundation Computer Science/Non-Profit Fellowship Mentor. University of Colorado, Boulder Food Rescue. 2012 - 2014.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Teaching (GK-12) Fellow. University of Colorado, Boulder/Boulder Highschool. 2010 - 2012.

INVST Commmunity Leadership Program. Supervised and mentored two interns: Helen Katich and Nora Leccese. 2012.

Broadening Opportunity through Leadership and Diversity (BOLD), YOU’RE@CU Undergraduate research mentor. Spring, 2012.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Mentor/Advisor. Two Students: Mike Ton and Erik Bergal. University of Colorado, Boulder. Spring 2011 - 2012.

Introduction to Unix System Administration (CSCI 4113). Instructor. University of Colorado, Boulder. Spring, 2010.

Introduction to Programming (CSCI 1300). Teaching Assistant. University of Colorado, Boulder. Spring, 2010.

Academic Service Positions

ACM MobiSys 2012 Ph.D. Forum Workshop Chair.

University of Colorado. Department of Computer Science, Graduate Committee Senior Student Representative, 2010-2012.

University of Colorado. Department of Computer Science, Social Committee Chair, 2009-2011.

Awards and Nominations

University of Colorado. Computer Science Department. Outstanding Research Award. 2012.

E-Town E-Cheivement Award. Boulder Food Rescue. 2012.

University of Colorado. Campus Sustainability Award. Boulder Food Rescue. Partnership for Sustainability. 2012.

University of Colorado. Graduate School. Exceptional Research Nomination. 2011.

ACM MobiSys Ph.D. Forum. Best Presentation Award. 2011.

Department of Computer Science. Outstanding Teaching Assistant. Spring, 2010.

Department of Computer Science. Research and Community Development Award. 2009.

Published Datasets

CRAWDAD:cu/wimax. Detailed signal quality and performance measurements for University of Colorado GENI WiMax testbed. 2012.

CRAWDAD:cu/lte. Dataset of detailed Verizon LTE measurements in Boulder, Colorado. 2012.

CRAWDAD:cu/wart. Measurements of outdoor urban wireless propagation using the University of Colorado Wide Area Radio Testbed. 2011.

CRAWDAD:pdx/metrofi. Dataset of coverage and performance-related information of MetroFi, a 802.11x municipal wireless mesh network in Portland, Oregon in 2007.

CRAWDAD:cu/antenna. Dataset of signal strength collected from 2.4 GHz directional antenna. 2009.

CRAWDAD:pdx/vwave. Dataset of wireless LAN traffic around Portland, Oregon using a commercial sniffer VWave. 2007.

Research Collaborators