acm-header
Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

Shwetak Patel: 2011 Macarthur Fellow


View as: Print Mobile App Share: Send by email Share on reddit Share on StumbleUpon Share on Hacker News Share on Tweeter Share on Facebook
Shwetak Patel

Shwetak Patel, University of Washington.

Credit: The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Shwetak Patel is a computer scientist who has invented a series of sensor technology systems for home environments with the goal of saving energy and improving daily life through a broad range of applications. Much of his work to date has focused on the development of low-cost and easy-to-deploy devices that can detect and measure household energy consumption without an elaborate network of expensive instruments.

From The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
View Full Article


 

No entries found