Social Computing

Invited Talk in Prof. Krishnamachari's IoT class at USC on Zotbins

Slide deck I recently got an opportunity to work on submitting a NSF SCC Proposal titled “Towards Zero Waste: AI‑Enabled and trust‑awareInfrastructure for Incentives‑based Waste Management”. It was collaborative effort from University of California, Irvine and University of Southern California (USC) with Professors Sharad Mehrotra, Nalini Venkatasubramanian, Bhaskar Krishnamachari, Jyotirmoy Vinay Deshmukh, Luyi Gui, and Paul Bogdan.

The ZotBins solution to waste management using internet of things

The growing use of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies has the potential to improve waste management. In this work, we present ZotBins, a system that facilitates sustainable practices for individuals and improves waste management efficiency for …


A Smart Space Initiative for Zero Waste

Rafiki: A semantic and collaborative approach to community health-care in underserved areas

Community Health Workers (CHWs) act as liaisons between health-care providers and patients in underserved or un-served areas. However, the lack of information sharing and training support impedes the effectiveness of CHWs and their ability to …