Matthias Berning

office: Building 07.07, Room 202
mail: TECO, Vincenz Prießnitzstr. 1, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany
phone: +49 (721) 608 41704

My current research interests focus on new methods for interaction, network management and data processing in future wireless sensor networks. I have recently completed my dissertation and I am looking for new challenges in the field of Pervasive Computing.

Short CV

  • 2008: Student researcher/worker in implementation of error correction encoder hardware for wireless sensor nodes, TU Kaiserslautern, Chair of Microelectronic Systems Design
  • 2007: Student researcher/worker in creation of test environments for realtime OS development, TU Kaiserslautern, Chair of Realtime Systems




Michael Beigl, Matthias Berning, Matthias Budde (2017) Experiences and Failures from Two Decades in Embedded System Design, Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, doi:10.1145/3123024.3124393


Andrei Miclaus, Jack Unseld, Alexandru Miclaus, Matthias Berning, Till Riedel, Michael Beigl (2015) IndianaJS: Building Spatially Aware Web Sites for the Web of Things, Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on the Web of Things, p. 4:1--4:6, New York, NY, USA: ACM, url, doi:10.1145/2834791.2834796

Matthias Berning, Florian Braun, Till Riedel, Michael Beigl (2015) ProximityHat – A Head-Worn System for Subtle Sensory Augmentation with Tactile Stimulation, 19th International Symposium on Wearable Computers (ISWC'15), Best Paper Nominee, Honorable Mention Award, pdf, doi:10.1145/2802083.2802088

Matthias Berning, Matthias Budde, Till Riedel, Michael Beigl (2015) bPart - A Small and Versatile Bluetooth Low Energy Sensor Platform for Mobile Sensing, 13th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications and Services (MobiSys’15), pdf, doi:10.1145/2742647.2745903


Matthias Berning, Daniel Kleinert, Till Riedel, Michael Beigl (2014) A Study of Depth Perception in Hand-Held Augmented Reality using Autostereoscopic Displays, International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR) 2014, Munich, Germany: IEEE, pdf

Matthias Budde, Till Riedel, Marcel Köpke, Matthias Berning, Michael Beigl (2014) A Comparative Study to Evaluate the Usability of Context-based Wi-Fi Access Mechanisms, 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International 2014), pdf, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-07446-7_44


Matthias Berning, Takuro Yonezawa, Till Riedel, Jin Nakazawa, Michael Beigl, Hideyuki Tokuda (2013) pARnorama: 360 Degree Interactive Video for Augmented Reality Prototyping, 2nd workshop on Wearable AR Systems for Industrial Applications (WEARIA) at UBICOMP2013 / ISWC2013

Matthias Budde, Matthias Berning, Christopher Baumgärtner, Florian Kinn, Timo Kopf, Sven Ochs, Frederik Reiche, Till Riedel, Michael Beigl (2013) Point&Control - Interaction in Smart Environments: You Only Click Twice, International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp'13), Adjunct Proceedings, p. 303-306, watch on youtube [expand], doi:10.1145/2494091.2494184

Matthias Budde, Marcel Köpke, Matthias Berning, Till Riedel, Michael Beigl (2013) Using a 2DST Waveguide for Usable, Physically Constrained Out-of-Band Wi-Fi Authentication, International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp'13), p. 221-224, pdf, doi:10.1145/2493432.2494264


Philipp M. Scholl, Kristof Van Laerhoven, Dawud Gordon, Markus Scholz, Matthias Berning (2012) jNode: A sensor network platform that supports distributed inertial kinematic monitoring, 2012 Ninth International Conference on Networked Sensing (INSS), p. 1-4, IEEE, pdf, doi:10.1109/INSS.2012.6240553

Dawud Gordon, Matthias Berning, Rayan El Masri, Michael Beigl, Johannes Blanckenstein, Jirka Klaue (2012) WoR-MAC: Combining Wake-on-Radio with Quality-of-Service for intelligent environments, 2012 Ninth International Conference on Networked Sensing (INSS), p. 1-8, IEEE, url, doi:10.1109/INSS.2012.6240534

Matthias Budde, Matthias Berning, Mathias Busse, Takashi Miyaki, Michael Beigl (2012) Handheld Particulate Matter Measurements with COTS Sensors, The 10th International Conference on Pervasive Computing (Pervasive 2012), pdf

Matthias Budde, Matthias Berning, Mathias Busse, Takashi Miyaki, Michael Beigl (2012) The TECO Envboard: a Mobile Sensor Platform for Accurate Urban Sensing - and More, The 9th International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, p. 1-2, IEEE, Best Demo Nominee, pdf, doi:10.1109/INSS.2012.6240573


Matthias Berning, Till Riedel, Yong Ding, Takashi Miyaki, Nicolaie Fantana, Michael Beigl (2011) Augmented Service in the Factory of the Future, Adjunct Proceedings of the Eigth International Conference on Autonomic Computing ICAC, pdf


Markus Scholz, Leonardo Ramirez, Sebastian Denef, Matthias Betz, Tobias Dyrks, Philipp Scholl, Mathias Busse, Matthias Stoetzer, Matthias Budde, Matthias Berning, Dimana Shishkova, Till Riedel, Michael Beigl (2010) A MVC Prototype for the landmarke Firefighter Navigation System, International Internet of Things Conference (IOT 2010), pdf

Dawud Gordon, Matthias Berning, Hedda Schmidtke, Michael Beigl (2010) Rapid Prototyping for Urban Sensing, UBI Challenge Workshop in conjunction with Ubicomp 2010, p. 5-8, pdf


Daniel Schmidt, Matthias Berning, Norbert Wehn (2009) Error correction in single-hop wireless sensor networks - A case study, Design Automation and Test in Europe Conference Exhibition DATE09, p. 1296-1301, url