VP Nguyen

Research Scientist
Mobile and Networked Systems Lab
Department of Computer Science
University of Colorado Boulder
1111 Engineering Drive,
Boulder, CO 80309
Email: vp.nguyen@colorado.edu

  • Painometry: Wearable and Objective Quantification System for Acute Postoperative Pain
    ACM MobiSys 2020
    (34 out of 175 submissions, acceptance ratio: 19.4%).
    H. Truong, N. Bui, Z. Raghebi, M. Ceko, N. Pham, P. Nguyen, A. Nguyen, T. Kim, K. Siegfried, E. Stene, T. Tvrdy, L. Weinman, T. Payne, D. Burke, T. Dinh, S. D’Mello, F. Banaei-Kashani, T. Wager, P. Goldstein, and T. Vu
    [PAPER]

  • WAKE: A Behind-the-ear Wearable System for Microsleep Detection
    ACM MobiSys 2020
    (34 out of 175 submissions, acceptance ratio: 19.4%).
    N. Pham, T. Dinh, Z. Raghebi, T. Kim, N. Bui, P. Nguyen, H. Truong, F. Banaei-Kashani, A. Halbower, T. Dinh, and T. Vu
    [PAPER]

  • eBP: A Wearable System For Frequent and Comfortable Blood Pressure Monitoring From User’s Ear
    ACM MobiCom 2019
    (30 out of 186 submissions, acceptance rate: 16.1%).
    Nam Bui, Nhat Pham, J. J. Barnitz, Phuc Nguyen, Hoang Truong, Taeho Kim, Anh Nguyen, Zhanan Zou, Nicholas Farrow, Jianliang Xiao, Robin Deterding, Thang Dinh, Tam Vu
    Best Paper Award 2019.
    [PAPER]

  • Smartphone-Based SpO2 Measurement by Exploiting Wavelengths Separation And Chromophore Compensation
    ACM TOSN 2019
    Nam Bui, Anh Nguyen, Phuc Nguyen, Hoang Truong, Ashwin Ashok, Thang Dinh, Robin Deterding and Tam Vu
    [PAPER]

  • CapBand: Battery-free Successive Capacitance Sensing Wristband for Hand Gesture Recognition
    ACM SenSys 2018
    (23 out of 147 submissions, acceptance ratio: 15.6%).
    Hoang Truong, Shuo Zhang, Ufuk Muncuk, Phuc Nguyen, Nam Bui, Anh Nguyen, Qin Lv, Kaushik Chowdhury, Thang Dinh, and Tam Vu
    Best Paper Award Runner up 2018.
    [PAPER]

  • Body-Guided Communications: A Low-power, Highly-Confined Primitive to Track and Secure Every Touch
    ACM MobiCom 2018
    (47 out of 187 submissions, acceptance ratio: 22.5%).
    Viet Nguyen, Mohamed Ibrahim, Hoang Truong, Phuc Nguyen, Richard Howard, Marco Gruteser and Tam Vu
    [PAPER]

  • TYTH-Typing On Your Teeth: Tongue-Teeth Localization for Human-Computer Interface
    ACM MobiSys 2018
    (37 out of 138 submissions, acceptance ratio: 26.8%).
    Phuc Nguyen, Nam Bui, Anh Nguyen, Hoang Truong, Abhijit Suresh, Matthew Whitlock, Duy Pham, Thang Dinh, and Tam Vu
    [PAPER]

  • Volumetric Reconstruction of Thermal-depth Fused 3D Models for Occluded Body Posture Estimation
    Smart Health Journal 2018
    Shane Transue, Phuc Nguyen, Tam Vu, Min-Hyung Choi
    [PAPER]

  • ParkSense: Automatic Parking Positioning by Leveraging In-Vehicle Magnetic Field Variation
    IEEE Access 2017
    Phuc Nguyen, Hieu Nguyen, Dong Nguyen, Thang N. Dinh, Hung M. La, and Tam Vu
    [PAPER]

  • Matthan: Drone Presence Detection by Identifying Physical Signatures in the Drone’s RF Communication
    ACM MobiSys 2017
    (34 out of 188 submissions, acceptance ratio: 18%).
    Phuc Nguyen, Hoang Truong, Mahesh Ravindranathan, Anh Nguyen, Richard Han, and Tam Vu
    ACM SIGMOBILE Research Highlights, 2017
    [PAPER] [DEMO]

  • PhO2: Optical 3D printed elements and NIR/R light extraction techniques for phone-base blood oxygen level measurement
    ACM SenSys 2017
    (26 out of 151 submissions, acceptance ratio: 17.2%)
    Nam Bui, Anh Nguyen, Phuc Nguyen, Hoang Truong, Ashwin Ashok, Thang Dinh, Robin Deterding and Tam Vu
    Best Paper Award Nominee 2017; 2nd Prize ACM MobiCom 2017 App Contest.
    [PAPER] [DEMO]

  • Photometry based Blood Oxygen Estimation through Smartphone Cameras
    ACM MobiCom 2017 - S3 Workshop
    Nam Bui, Anh Nguyen, Phuc Nguyen, Hoang Truong, Ashwin Ashok, Thang Dinh, Robin Deterding and Tam Vu
    Best Paper Award, 2017
    [PAPER]

  • Capacitive sensing 3D-printed Wristband for Enriched Hand Gesture Recognition
    ACM MobiSys-WearSys 2017
    Hoang Truong, Phuc Nguyen, Anh Nguyen, Nam Bui and Tam Vu
    Best Senior Design Project in College of Engineering in 2016.
    Thank Sean Kuhlman, Cory Coellen, Michael Hunsinger, and Raphael O'Flynn!
    [PAPER][DEMO]

  • Thermal-Depth Fusion for Occluded Body Skeletal Posture Estimation
    IEEE/ACM CHASE 2017
    Shane Transue, Phuc Nguyen, Tam Vu and Min-Hyung Choi
    [PAPER]

  • Battery-Free Identification Token for Touch Sensing Devices
    ACM SenSys 2016
    (21 out of 119 submissions, acceptance ratio: 17.6%).
    Phuc Nguyen, Ufuk Muncuk, Ashwin Ashok, Kaushik R Chowdhury, Marco Gruteser and Tam Vu
    Best CS Senior Design Project in 2017.
    Thank Ed Salisbury, Lily Dam, Bradley Dufresne, and Fiot.vn team!
    [PAPER], [DEMO]

  • WikiSpiro: Non-contact Respiration Volume Monitoring during Sleep
    ACM MobiCom-S3 2016 - The ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking.
    Wireless of the Students, by the Students, and for the Students Workshop, NewYork, USA, October 2016.

    Phuc Nguyen, Shane Transue, Ann Halbower, Min-Hyung Choi, and Tam Vu
    Best Paper Award, 2016
    [PAPER]

  • Continuous and Fine-grained Breathing Volume Monitoring from Afar Using Wireless Signals
    IEEE INFOCOM 2016
    (300 out of 1644 submissions, acceptance ratio: 18.25%).
    Phuc Nguyen, Xinyu Zhang, Ann Halbower, and Tam Vu
    ACM MobiCom - S3 Best Paper Award, 2016
    [PAPER]
    , [DEMO]

  • Investigating Cost-effective RF-based Detection of Drones
    ACM MobiSys - DroNet 2016
    Phuc Nguyen, Mahesh Ravindranathan, Anh Nguyen, Richard Han and Tam Vu
    [PAPER]

  • Real-time Tidal Volume Estimation using Iso-surface Reconstruction
    IEEE/ACM CHASE 2016
    Shane Transue, Phuc Nguyen, Tam Vu and Min-Hyung Choi
    [PAPER], [DEMO]

  • Minimum Latency and Energy-Efficient Data Collection with Dynamic Traffic in Wireless Sensor Networks
    KCC - The Korea Computer Congress, June 2013.
    Phuc Nguyen, Le Duc Thang, and Hyunseung Choo
    Best Paper Presentation Award, 2013

  • A Latency-aware Data Aggregation Scheduling in Duty-cycled Wireless Sensor Networks
    KSII - The Korean Socisety for Internet Information, June 2012.
    Khanh Ha Nguyen Phan, Phuc Nguyen, Minhan Shon, and Hyunseung Choo
    Best Paper Award, 2012