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1st International Workshop on
Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring

Monday, May 7th, 2012
Meeting - Bombardier Smart Infrastructure Collaboration Center (Hamerschlag Hall)
Reception/Lunch - Tung Au Lab, Porter Hall (Porter Hall is located along Frew Street. Find Porter Hall on the map of CIT locations.)

Agenda

11:30AM

Reception

  

12:00PM

Lunch Session (Tung Au Lab)

  • Welcome Remarks, Mario Berges (CMU) and Zico Kolter (MIT)
  • Overview of Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring Research, Mario Berges (CMU)

  

  

1:00PM

Event-Based Approaches

  • Speaker: Michael Zeifman (CSE)
  • Title: "An approximate probabilistic approach for event-based disaggregation"

  

1:30PM

Spotlight Talks on Event-Based Approaches

  

         

1:30PM         Kyle Anderson (CMU) - "Event Detection Metrics for
                        NILM Energy Disaggregation"

  

         

1:40PM         Stephan Tomek (iHomeLab) - "iHomeLab experience
                        with NIALM for Smart Buildings"

  

         

1:50PM         Sean Lai (Samsung) - "Database establishment
                        for machine learning in NILM"

  

  

2:00PM

Coffee Break

  

  

2:30PM

Approaches Based on High-Frequency Electrical Noise
Speaker: Sidhant Gupta (UW)
Title: "ElectriSense: Using Electromagnetic Interference for Electrical Event Detection and Classification"

  

3:00PM

Spotlight Talks on High-Frequency Approaches

  

         

3:00PM         Kevin Ashton (Belkin) - "Signal To Noise: A few things
                        we think we've learned about NILM"

  

         

3:15PM         Hampden Kuhns (Load IQ) - "Closure Rules for Energy
                        Load Disaggregation"

  

  

3:30PM

Non-Event Based Approaches
Speaker: Zico Kolter (MIT)
Title: "NILM Beyond Event Detection"

  

4:00PM

Spotlight Talks on Non-Event Based Approaches

  

         

4:00PM         Oliver Parson (U. of Southampton) - "Nonintrusive
                        Load Monitoring using Prior Models of General
                        Appliance Types"

  

  

4:15PM

Coffee Break and Poster Session

  

  

5:00PM

Beyond Algorithms

  

Industry Perspectives

  

         

5:00PM         Scott May (PlotWatt) - "Data in The Wild"

  

         

5:20PM         Josh Gray (Emme) - "Big Data Scale and
                        Energy Insight"

  

         

5:40PM         Vivek Garud (Bidgely) - "Challenges in Building a
                        Scalable and Cost Effective Energy Disaggregation"

  

Academic Perspectives

  

         

6:00PM         Dane Christensen (NREL) - "NILM Applications for
                       the Energy-Efficient Home"

  

         

6:20PM         Derrick Carlson (CMU) - "How Many Appliances
                       Does it Take To...?"

  

  

6:45PM

Panel: Future Research Directions for the Community
(Scott May, Josh Gray, Vivek Garud, Kevin Ashton, Stephan Tomek, Mario Berges, Zico Kolter)

  

7:15PM

Closing Remarks, Mario Berges (CMU), Zico Kolter (MIT)

  

7:30PM

Ad-hoc Dinner Arrangements

  
  

Proceedings

  

Michael Zeifman

"An approximate probabilistic approach for event-based disaggregation"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Kyle Anderson

"Event Detection Metrics for NILM Energy Disaggregation"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Stephan Tomek

"iHomeLab experience with NIALM for Smart Buildings"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Sean Lai

"Database establishment for machine learnining in NILM"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Sidhant Gupta

"ElectriSense: Using Electromagnetic Interference for Electrical Event Detection and Classification"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Kevin Ashton

"Signal To Noise: A few things we think we've learned about NILM"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Hampden Kuhns

"Closure Rules for Energy Load Disaggregation"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Zico Kolter

"NILM Beyond Event Detection"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Oliver Parson

"Nonintrusive Load Monitoring using Prior Models of General Appliance Types"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Scott May

"Data in The Wild"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Josh Gray

"Big Data Scale and Energy Insight"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Vivek Garud

"Challenges in Building a Scalable and Cost Effective Energy Disaggregation"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Dane Christensen

"NILM Applications for the Energy-Efficient Home"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Derrick Carlson

"How Many Appliances Does it Take?"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Krish Gomatom

"Evaluation of NILMs Technologies for Electric Load Disaggregation"
[Abstract] [Slides]

  

Posters

  

Taha Hassan

"Bi-level Characterization of Manual-Setup Residential Non-Intrusive Demand Disaggregation using Enhanced Differential Evolution"
[Abstract] [Poster]

  

Ying Li

"Training Schemes in Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring"
[Abstract] [Poster]

  

Dennis E. Phillips, Rui Tan, Mohammad-Mahdi Moazzami, Guoliang Xing, Jinzhu Chen

"Supero: A Sensor System for Unsupervised Residential Power Usage Monitoring"
[Abstract] [Poster]

  

Huijuan Shao, Manish Marwah, Naren Ramakrishnan

"A Temporal Motif Mining Approach to Unsupervised Energy Disaggregation"
[Abstract] [Poster]

  

Dawei He, Liang Du, Yi Yang, Ronald Harley, Thomas G. Habetler

"A Model-Driven Taxonomy of Appliance Loads Database Construction Bi-Level Structures Definition and Hierarchical Modeling Proposition"
[Abstract] [Poster]

  

Oliver Parson

"Nonintrusive Load Monitoring using Prior Models of General Appliance Types"
[Abstract] [Poster]

  

Chris Holcomb

"Pecan Street Inc.: A Test-bed for NILM"
[Abstract] [Poster]

  


Contact Mario Bergés (marioberges@cmu.edu) with any questions about the workshop