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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 43 Citations 13,331 122 World Ranking 3890 National Ranking 1985

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2019 - Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA)

2012 - ACM Senior Member

1933 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Operating system
  • Computer network
  • The Internet

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Computer network, Mobile computing, Ubiquitous computing, Wireless and Human–computer interaction. His Computer network study incorporates themes from Replication and Data element. His work carried out in the field of Mobile computing brings together such families of science as Network architecture, Metadata, Software deployment and Wireless access point.

His Ubiquitous computing research also works with subjects such as

  • Computer security and related Service, Knowledge management and Information and Communications Technology,
  • Mobile phone, which have a strong connection to Electric beacon, Location awareness, Beacon, GSM and Real-time computing. James Scott interconnects Algorithm, Algorithm design, Network interface and Mobility model in the investigation of issues within Wireless. His study in Human–computer interaction is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both User interface, Telecommunications, Wearable computer and Global position system.

His most cited work include:

  • Place lab: device positioning using radio beacons in the wild (1078 citations)
  • Impact of Human Mobility on Opportunistic Forwarding Algorithms (947 citations)
  • Pocket switched networks and human mobility in conference environments (881 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

James Scott mainly investigates Computer network, Human–computer interaction, Ubiquitous computing, Mobile computing and Mobile device. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Wireless network, Distributed computing and Network interface. The Human–computer interaction study which covers Software that intersects with Construct, Modular design, Key and Object.

His Ubiquitous computing research includes themes of Wireless, Mobile phone, World Wide Web, Variety and Internet privacy. As a part of the same scientific study, James Scott usually deals with the Mobile computing, concentrating on Computer security and frequently concerns with Software deployment. The various areas that James Scott examines in his Mobile device study include Activity recognition and Simulation.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Computer network (19.23%)
  • Human–computer interaction (16.03%)
  • Ubiquitous computing (14.10%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Computer hardware (8.33%)
  • Human–computer interaction (16.03%)
  • Multimedia (8.33%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Computer hardware, Human–computer interaction, Multimedia, Electronic paper and Display device. His work deals with themes such as Wireless and Implementation, which intersect with Human–computer interaction. His Wireless research includes elements of Ubiquitous computing and Embedded system.

His research integrates issues of Home automation and World Wide Web in his study of Ubiquitous computing. His studies link Computer network with Mechanism. His work in the fields of Session key overlaps with other areas such as DOCK.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • ThermalSense: determining dynamic thermal comfort preferences using thermographic imaging (38 citations)
  • The architecture of innovation: tracking face-to-face interactions with ubicomp technologies (37 citations)
  • Platypus: Indoor Localization and Identification through Sensing of Electric Potential Changes in Human Bodies (36 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Operating system
  • Computer network
  • The Internet

James Scott mainly focuses on Object, Modular design, Human–computer interaction, Computer hardware and Wireless. His research in Object intersects with topics in Computer game, Software and Authentication. His research investigates the connection between Modular design and topics such as Service that intersect with issues in Data store, Field, Property and Operating system.

His Human–computer interaction research integrates issues from Haptic technology and Implementation. His work focuses on many connections between Computer hardware and other disciplines, such as Set, that overlap with his field of interest in Mobile computing, Control, Electronics, Cable gland and Engineering drawing. His Wireless study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Ubiquitous computing and Embedded system.

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Top Publications

Impact of Human Mobility on Opportunistic Forwarding Algorithms

A. Chaintreau;Pan Hu;J. Crowcroft;C. Diot.
IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (2007)

1913 Citations

Place lab: device positioning using radio beacons in the wild

Anthony LaMarca;Yatin Chawathe;Sunny Consolvo;Jeffrey Hightower.
international conference on pervasive computing (2005)

1602 Citations

Pocket switched networks and human mobility in conference environments

Pan Hui;Augustin Chaintreau;James Scott;Richard Gass.
acm special interest group on data communication (2005)

1283 Citations

Impact of Human Mobility on the Design of Opportunistic Forwarding Algorithms

A. Chaintreau;P. Hui;J. Crowcroft;C. Diot.
ieee international conference computer and communications (2006)

886 Citations

Location-aware computing comes of age

M. Hazas;J. Scott;J. Krumm.
IEEE Computer (2004)

601 Citations

Pocket Switched Networks: Real-world mobility and its consequences for opportunistic forwarding

Augustin Chaintreau;Pan Hui;Jon Crowcroft;Christophe Diot.

374 Citations

PreHeat: controlling home heating using occupancy prediction

James Scott;A.J. Bernheim Brush;John Krumm;Brian Meyers.
ubiquitous computing (2011)

370 Citations

Haggle: A networking architecture designed around mobile users

James Scott;Jon Crowcroft;Pan Hui;Christophe Diot.
wireless on demand network systems and service (2006)

331 Citations

Somniloquy: augmenting network interfaces to reduce PC energy usage

Yuvraj Agarwal;Steve Hodges;Ranveer Chandra;James Scott.
networked systems design and implementation (2009)

310 Citations

Place-Its: a study of location-based reminders on mobile phones

Timothy Sohn;Kevin A. Li;Gunny Lee;Ian Smith.
ubiquitous computing (2005)

306 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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