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Jason Flinn received the PhD degree from Carnegie Mellon University in 2001. He is currently an associate professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University of Michigan. His research interests include mobile computing, storage systems, operating systems, and distributed systems. He received a US National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2004, and his research papers have received best paper awards from several conferences.
Anthony LaMarca received the BS degree in computer science from the University of California at Berkeley and the MS and PhD degrees in computer science from the University of Washington. He is a principal engineer and the associate director of Intel Labs Seattle. His research interests include location and sensing technologies, ubiquitous computing, and mobile computing. He is currently coleading the Everyday Sensing and Perception project with the goal of building high coverage, high accuracy techniques for inferring common contexts.