Publications from the MTN MIL

Various publications have been derived from the work done in the MTN Mobile Intelligence Lab. Below is a list of those publications:

  1. P.J.C. Nel, M.J. Booysen, A.B. van der Merwe, "Energy perceptions in South Africa: An analysis of behaviour and understanding of electric water heaters", Energy for sustainable development , Volume 32, pp 62-70 June 2016
  2. P.J.C. Nel, M.J. Booysen, A.B. van der Merwe, "A computationally inexpensive energy model for horizontal electrical water heaters with scheduling", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid - accepted for publication in 2016.
  3. N.A. Ebot Eno Akpa, M.J. Booysen, M. Sinclair, "A multimodal evaluation of the impact of Average Speed Enforcement (ASE) on road safety on the R61 in South Africa", SAICE Journal - accepted for publication in 2016.
  4. N.A. Ebot Eno Akpa, M.J. Booysen, M. Sinclair, "Auditory Intelligent Speed Adaptation for long-distance informal public transport in South Africa", IEEE Intelligent Transport Systems Magazine - accepted for publication in May 2016.
  5. A.H. Cloete, J.W.K. Brown, M.J. Booysen, R. Steinke, T. Magedanz, “Smart Grid Application using ETSI M2M: Domestic Electric Water Heaters”, SAIEE SAUPEC, January 2016, Verreeninging, South Africa.
  6. S. Nienaber, R.S. Kroon, M.J. Booysen , "A Comparison of Low-Cost Monocular Vision Techniques for Pothole Distance Estimation", IEEE CIVTS, December 2015, Cape Town, South Africa. Annotated pothole dataset.
  7. J. Engelbrecht, M.J. Booysen, G.-J. van Rooyen, F.J. Bruwer , "Performance Comparison of Dynamic Time Warping (DTW) and a Maximum Likelihood (ML) Classifier in Measuring Driver Behavior with Smartphones", IEEE CIVTS, December 2015, Cape Town, South Africa.
  8. P.J.C. Nel, M.J. Booysen, A.B. van der Merwe, "Electric Water Heater Energy Consumption Determination Using Outlet Temperature and Volumetric Estimation", IEEE CIASG, December 2015, Cape Town, South Africa.
  9. N.A. Ebot Eno Akpa, M.J. Booysen, M. Sinclair, "Efficacy of Interventions and Incentives to Achieve Speed Compliance in the Informal Public Transport Sector", IEEE CIVTS, December 2015, Cape Town, South Africa. Annotated taxi dataset.
  10. J. Engelbrecht, M.J. Booysen, G.-J. van Rooyen, F.J. Bruwer, "A Survey of Smartphone-based Sensing in Vehicles for ITS Applications,” IET Intelligent Transport Systems, in print 2015.
  11. H.E. Jacobs, Y. Skibbe, M.J. Booysen, C. Makwiza, "Correlating sound and flow rate at a tap", Computer Control for Water Industry Conferenc (CCWI), September 2015, Leicester, UK.
  12. P.J.C. Nel, M.J. Booysen, A.B. van der Merwe, "'Using thermal transients at the outlet of electrical water heaters to recognise consumption patterns for heating schedule optimisation", IEEE NTMS , July 2015, Paris, France.
  13. S. Nienaber, M.J. Booysen, R.S. Kroon, "Detecting potholes using simple image processing techniques and real-world footage", SATC, July 2015, Pretoria, South Africa. Link
  14. F.J. Bruwer, M.J. Booysen, "Vehicle acceleration estimation using smart-phone based sensors", SATC, July 2015, Pretoria, South Africa. Link
  15. A. De Bruin, M.J. Booysen, "Drone-based traffic flow estimation and tracking using computer vision", SATC, July 2015, Pretoria, South Africa.Link
  16. J.W.K. Brown, "An Intelligent Geyser with Wi-Fi Access to Support Demand-Side Managemetn", South African Universities Power Engineering Conference (SAUPEC), 28-30 January 2015, Johannesburg, South Africa. Link
  17. J. Engelbrecht, M.J. Booysen, G.-J. van Rooyen, "Recognition of driving manoeuvres using smartphone-based inertial and GPS measurement", UMICTA, December 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa. Link
  18. G.R. Sawyer, M.J. Booysen, "Presentation of a Home Automation Solution with Potential for Seamless Integration and Vast Expansion", UMICTA, December 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa. Link
  19. P.J.C. Nel, M.J. Booysen, B. van der Merwe, "ICT-enabled solutions for smart management of water supply in Africa", UMICTA, December 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa. Link
  20. N.A. Ebot Eno Akpa, M.J. Booysen, M. Sinclair, "The impact of average speed over distance (ASOD) systems on speeding patterns along the R61", UMICTA, December 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa. Link
  21. I. Ndibatya, M.J. Booysen, "Modelling of inter-stop minibus taxi movements: Using machine learning and network theory", UMICTA, December 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa. Link
  22. I. Ndibatya, M.J. Booysen, J. Quinn, "An Adaptive Transportation Prediction Model for the Informal Public Transport Sector in Africa", IEEE ITSC, 2014, Qingdao, China. Link
  23. M.J. Booysen, N.A. Ebot Eno Akpa, "Minibus Driving Behaviour on the Cape Town to Mthatha Route", SATC, 2014, July 2014, Pretoria. Link
  24. R.I. Muller, M.J. Booysen, "Household electricity and water monitor and control with cellular communications and web interface", South African Universities Power Engineering Conference (SAUPEC), 30-31 January 2014, Durban, South Africa. Link
  25. R.I. Muller, M.J. Booysen, "Smart Household Water Flow Meter", South African Conference on Computational and Applied Mechanics (SACAM 2014), 14-16 January 2014, Somerset West, South Africa. Link
  26. J.-H. Le Roux, A. Barnard, M.J. Booysen, “Remotely Controllable Wireless Road Stud Network”, IEEE Intelligent Transport Systems, 6-9 Oct 2013, Den Haag, Netherlands. Link
  27. M.J. Booysen, S.J. Andersen, A.S. Zeeman, “Informal public transport in Sub-Saharan Africa as a vessel for Novel Intelligent Transport Systems”, IEEE Intelligent Transport Systems, 6-9 Oct 2013, Den Haag, Netherlands. Link
  28. M.J. Booysen, J.A.A. Engelbrecht, A. Molinaro, “Proof of concept: Large-scale monitor and control of household water heating in near real-time”, International Conference of Applied Energy: (ICAE 2013), 1-4 July 2013, Pretoria, South Africa. link
  29. J. M. Schietekat and M.J. Booysen, “Detection of reckless driving in the Sub-Saharan informal public transportation system using acceleration-sensing telematics”, Eurocon 2013, July 2013, Zagreb, Croatia. Link
  30. O. Briante, C. Campolo, A. Iera, A. Molinaro, S.Y. Paratore, G. Ruggeri, M.J. Booysen, “ItsPhone: an Integrated Platform for Participatory ITS Data Collection and Opportunistic Transfer”, 32nd IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications: InfoCOM2013, April 14-19, 2013 - Turin, Italy.