BP America Professor
"Almost all computer systems of the future will utilize real-time scientific principles and technology."
Areas Of Interest
Real-time computing, cyber physical systems, wireless sensor networks, and wireless energy and health applications.
John A. Stankovic received his Ph.D. from Brown University and then served on the faculty of University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He came to UVa as BP America Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science in January 1997. Professor Stankovic is a Fellow of the IEEE, a Fellow of the ACM, and he served on the Computing Research Association Board of Directors for nine years. He currently serves on the National Academy’s Computer Science Telecommunications Board. He received the IEEE Award for Outstanding Technical Contributions and Leadership in Real-Time Systems. He also received the IEEE TC on Distributed Processing Annual Distinguished Achievement Award, in June 2006 as the inaugural winner. Professor Stankovic received an Outstanding Scholar Award from the University of Massachusetts. He also received a Distinguished Faculty award from the School of Engineering at the University of Virginia. He was Co-Founder and Co-Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal on Real-Time Systems, Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Associate Editor for ACM Transactions on Wireless Sensor Networks, Associate Editor for ACM Transactions on Embedded Systems, and Book Series Editor for Real-Time Systems. He has won 5 Best Paper awards and has an h-index of 92.
- MusicalHeart: A Hearty Way of Listening to Music, S. Nirjon, R. Dickerson, Q. Li, P. Asare, J. Stankovic, D. Hong, B. Zhang, G. Shen, X. Jiang, and F. Zhao, ACM Sensys, November 2012.
- AALO: Activity recognition in smart homes using Active Learning in the presence of overlapped activities, Hoque and J. Stankovic, PervasiveHealth, May 2012.
- MultiNets: Policy Oriented Dynamic Switching of Wireless Interfaces on Mobile Devices, S. Nirjon, A. Nicoara, C. Hsu, J. Singh, and J. Stankovic, IEEE RTAS, Best Paper Award, April 2012.
- Radio-Triggered Wake-Up Capability for Sensor Networks, L. Gu and J. Stankovic, IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS), May 2004, pp. 27-36. (Best Paper Award)
- Range-Free Localization Schemes for Large Scale Sensor Networks, T. He, C. Huang, B. Blum, J. Stankovic, and T. Abdelzaher, ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (Mobicom), September 2003, pp. 81-95.