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Dr. Melanie Bouroche

Assistant Professor (Computer Science)

 Over 10 year experience in research key programming abstractions for urban-scale reliable context-aware applications, and in particular for the real-time coordination of smart vehicles despite unreliable communication.
 Over 50 publications in the domains of Intelligent Transportation Systems, Privacy, middleware for Wireless Sensor Networking, and Smart Cities, including 14 journal articles, a book chapter and a book.
 Participated in 8 national and international research projects with both academic and industrial partners. Experience of collaborative and interdisciplinary research projects.
 Participated in 6 successful national and European proposals, including 3 as principal investigator. Successful research program development.
 Elected member of the Trinity Board, chair of the Equality Committee, member of the Human Resources committee, and member of the Centre for Women in Science & Engineering Research (WiSER) steering group. Representative roles at different levels of college life.
 Reviewer for over 25 workshops, conferences and journals. Actively involved in the scientific community.
 TCD Principal Investigator - TACTICS: Tactical Approach to Counter Terrorists in Cities
 Contributor - Personal Cities: Self-organising Architectures for Autonomic Management of Smart Cities
 TCD Principal Investigator - Mobile Social Middleware for Smart Cities
 Contributor - EMMON: Embedded Monitoring FP7 ARTEMIS Joint Undertaking.

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Reviewer for numerous high profile journals including IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (TAAS), IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), Elsevier Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Springer Wireless Networks (WiNet), IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM)
Reviewer for many top-level conferences including IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society Conference, Intelligent Vehicle Symposium, Conference on Advances in Vehicular Systems, Technologies and Applications, IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference, IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems, IEEE International Smart Cities Conference...
Member of a number of conferences' Technical Program Committees including the 2016 and 2017 IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2), the 4th International Conference on Advances in Vehicular Systems, Technologies and Applications VEHICULAR 2015, the 1st International Workshop on Vehicular Traffic Management for Smart Cities (VTM), 2012
Project proposal reviewer for the Ontario Research Fund
Member of the assessment committee for an Associate Professor position at the University of Oslo
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Martin Connolly, Ivana Dusparic and Mélanie Bouroche, An Identity Privacy Preserving Incentivization Scheme for Participatory Sensing, International Conference on Mobile Computing and Ubiquitous Networking (ICMU), 2018, 2018, pp1 - 8, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
Martin Connolly, Ivana Dusparic, Georgios Iosifidis, Melanie Bouroche, Adaptive Reward Allocation for Participatory Sensing, Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 2018, 2018, p6353425 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Monteil J., Bouroche M., Leith D.J., L₂ and L∞ Stability Analysis of Heterogeneous Traffic With Application to Parameter Optimization for the Control of Automated Vehicles, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, 2018, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Guyonnet, R., Monteil, J., Ghosh, B., & Bouroche, M., Empirical and Simulation Analysis of the Relation between Microscopic and Macroscopic Traffic Considering Trajectory Data Sets, Transportation Research Board 96th Annual MeetingTransportation Research Board, Washington DC, January, 2017, 2017, pp1 - 22, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
Morris, A., Patsakis, C., Bouroche, M., Cahill, V. , Context Dissemination for Dynamic Urban-Scale Applications , Mobile Networks and Applications, 22, (2), 2017, p305-317 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
J. Sau, J. Monteil & M. Bouroche, State-space linear stability analysis of platoons of cooperative vehicles, Transportmetrica B: Transport Dynamics, 2017, p1 - 26, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Horcas, J.M. and Monteil, J. and Bouroche, M. and Pinto, M. and Fuentes, L. and Clarke, S., Context-dependent reconfiguration of autonomous vehicles in mixed traffic, Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, 2017, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Girolami, M., Chessa, S., Dragone, M., Bouroche, M., Cahill, V., Using spatial interpolation in the design of a coverage metric for Mobile CrowdSensing systems, Proceedings - IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, 2016 IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communication, Messina; Italy, 2016-August, 2016, pp147-152 , Notes: [Article Number 7543730], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI
V. Valls, J. Monteil and M. Bouroche, A convex optimisation approach to traffic signal control, IEEE 19th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, IEEE, 2016, pp1508 - 1515, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
J. Monteil and M. Bouroche, Robust parameter estimation of car-following models considering practical non-identifiability, IEEE 19th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, IEEE, 2016, pp581 - 588, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL

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M. Bouroche and V. Cahill and I. Dusparic and A. Garg and F. Bustamante, Research Challenges in Participatory Sensing for Urban Management Applications, School of Computer Science and Statistics, Trinity College Dublin, June, 2011, Report, PUBLISHED


Award Date
Intel Early Career Faculty Honor Program award 2012
Future Cities - Autonomous Vehicle Coordination - Smart Cities Middleware - Distributed Systems