Anja Exler (Bachmann)

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Faculty of Computer Science
Institute of Telematics
Chair for Pervasive Computing Systems / TECO
Vincenz-Prießnitz-Straße 1
76131 Karlsruhe
Germany

Building 07.07, Room 204

email: exler(at)teco.edu
phone: +49 721 608-41709
fax: +49 721 608-41702

Short CV

  • 10/2018 – now: Post-doctoral researcher at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), TECO, Karlsruhe (Germany)
  • 10/2012 – 10/2018: Research assistant and PhD Student at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), TECO, Karlsruhe (Germany)
  • 09/2012: Graduation with Master of Science at Otto von Guericke University (OVGU), Magdeburg (Germany)
  • 03/2011: Graduation with Bachelor of Science at Otto von Guericke University (OVGU), Magdeburg (Germany)
  • 10/2007 – 09/2012: Student of Computer Science at Otto von Guericke University (OVGU), Magdeburg (Germany)
  • 04-09/2012 Student researcher, working at the Research Unit Intelligent Data Analysis of the European Centre for Softcomputing, Mieres (Spain)
  • 07-10/2011 Student researcher, working at the Department of Technical and Business Information Systems of the Otto von Guericke University (OVGU) Magdeburg (Germany)
  • 08/2010 – 02/2011 Student researcher, working at the Research Group Bioinformatics and Information Technology of the Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben (Germany)

My full CV is available here. My PhD thesis is published here.

Research Interests

  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Experience Sampling
  • Context Recognition
  • User Perception of Smartphone Notifications
  • Interruptibility-Aware Management of Smartphones Notifications

Projects

Peer-reviewed Publications

2019
Detection of a smartphone user’s distraction based on typing and touch gestures.
Exler, A.; Diener, V.; Schankin, A.; Beigl, M.
2019. PervasiveHealth’19 Proceedings of the 13th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare, 242–250, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/3329189.3329212
2018
Challenges and Lessons from Working with Data Collected by Crowdfunding in the Wild.
Exler, A.; Budde, M.; Pescara, E.; Schankin, A.; Riedel, T.; Beigl, M.
2018. 2018 Joint ACM International Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, UbiComp 2018 and 2018 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, ISWC 2018; Singapore; Singapore; 8 October 2018 through 12 October 2018, 618–623, ACM Press, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/3267305.3267545
Suitability of event-based prompts in experience sampling studies focusing on location changes.
Exler, A.; Kramer, S.; Meza Martínez, M. A.; Navolskyi, C.; Vogt, M.; Beigl, M.
2018. 7th International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare, MobiHealth 2017; Vienna; Austria; 14 November 2017 through 15 November 2017, 163–168, Springer, Cham. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-98551-0_19
On-body smartphone position detection with position transition correction based on the hand state.
Exler, A.; Michel, C.; Beigl, M.
2018. Mobile Computing, Applications, and Services : 9th International Conference, MobiCASE 2018, Osaka, Japan, February 28 – March 2, 2018, Proceedings. Ed.: K. Murao, 271–276, Springer, Cham. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-90740-6_22
Smartphone-based estimation of a user being in company or alone based on place, time, and activity.
Exler, A.; Braith, M.; Mincheva, K.; Schankin, A.; Beigl, M.
2018. Mobile Computing, Applications, and Services : 9th International Conference, MobiCASE 2018, Osaka, Japan, February 28 – March 2, 2018, Proceedings. Ed.: K. Murao, 74–89, Springer, Cham. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-90740-6_5
2017
Lessons from failures in designing and conducting experimental studies : A brief anecdotal tutorial.
Budde, M.; Exler, A.; Riedel, T.; Beigl, M.; Schankin, A.
2017. Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, Maui, Hawaii, USA, 11th - 15th September 2017, 992–999, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/3123024.3124392
Investigating the perceptibility of different notification types on smartphones depending on the smartphone position.
Exler, A.; Dinse, C.; Günes, Z.; Hammoud, N.; Mattes, S.; Beigl, M.
2017. Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, Maui, Hawaii, USA, 11th - 15th September 2017, 970–976, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/3123024.3124560
Smartphone-based detection of location changes using wifi data.
Exler, A.; Urschel, M.; Schankin, A.; Beigl, M.
2017. 6th International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare, MobiHealth 2016; Milan; Italy; 14 November 2016 through 16 November 2016. Ed.: G. Rizzo, 164–167, Springer, Cham. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-58877-3_22
2016
A wearable system for mood assessment considering smartphone features and data from mobile ECGs.
Exler, A.; Schankin, A.; Klebsattel, C.; Beigl, M.
2016. ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp), Heidelberg, Germany, 12.-16.09.2016, 1153–1161, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/2968219.2968302
Preliminary investigations about interruptibility of smartphone users at specific place types.
Exler, A.; Braith, M.; Schankin, A.; Beigl, M.
2016. ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp), Heidelberg, Germany, 12.-16.09.2016, 1590–1595, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/2968219.2968554
2015
Identification of relevant sensor sources for context-aware ESM apps in ambulatory assessment.
Bachmann, A.; Robert Zetzsche; Riedel, T.; Beigl, M.; Reichert, M.; Santangelo, P.; Ebner-Priemer, U.
2015. UbiComp/ISWC’15 Adjunct Adjunct Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, Osaka, Japan, Sep. 7-11, 2015, 265–268, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/2800835.2800944
How to use smartphones for less obtrusive ambulatory mood assessment and mood recognition.
Bachmann, A.; Klebsattel, C.; Budde, M.; Riedel, T.; Beigl, M.; Reichert, M.; Santangelo, P.; Ebner-Priemer, U.
2015. UbiComp/ISWC’15 Adjunct Adjunct Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, Osaka, Japan, Sep. 7-11, 2015, 693–702, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/2800835.2804394
Leveraging smartwatches for unobtrusive mobile ambulatory mood assessment.
Bachmann, A.; Klebsattel, C.; Schankin, A.; Riedel, T.; Beigl, M.; Reichert, M.; Santangelo, P.; Ebner-Priemer, U.
2015. UbiComp/ISWC’15 Adjunct Adjunct Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, Osaka, Japan, Sep. 7-11, 2015, 1057–1062, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/2800835.2800960
ESMAC: A Web-Based Configurator for Context-Aware Experience Sampling Apps in Ambulatory Assessment.
Bachmann, A.; Zetzsche, R.; Schankin, A.; Riedel, T.; Beigl, M.; Reichert, M.; Santangelo, P.; Ebner-Priemer, U.
2015. 5th EAI International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare - "Transforming healthcare through innovations in mobile and wireless technologies", London, Great Britain October 14–16, 2015. Best Paper Award doi:10.4108/eai.14-10-2015.2261679
2013
jActivity: supporting mobile web developers with HTML5/JavaScript based human activity recognition.
Huber, M.; Bachmann, A.; Budde, M.; Beigl, M.
2013. 12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM’13), Lulea, Sweden, December 2-5, 2013, 45/1–2, ACM, New York (NY). doi:10.1145/2541831.2541873
Ubiquitäre Systeme (Seminar) WS 2012/13. Mobile und Verteilte Systeme. Ubiquitous Computing. Teil VIII.
Jakimovski, P.; Berning, M.; Scholz, M.; Neumann, M. A.; Bachmann, A.; Ding, Y.
2013. (T. Riedel, Hrsg.), KIT, Karlsruhe Volltext Volltext der Publikation als PDF-Dokument

2011

Anja Bachmann, Rene Schult, Matthias Lange and Myra Spiliopoulou (2011) Extracting Cross References from Life Science Databases for Search Result Ranking, Proceedings of the 20th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2011), pdf

Activities

  • Local Arrangement Chair and Publicity Chair of the “2016 International Symposium of Wearable Sensors” (ISWC’16), Heidelberg, Germany, September 12-16, 2016.
  • Reviewer for the Journal “IEEE Pervasive Computing”, July, 2016.
  • Reviewer for posters and demos submitted to the “2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing” (UbiComp’16), 2016.
  • Program Committee member of the “4th International Workshop on Human Activity Sensing Corpus and Its Application” (HASCA’16) as part of UbiComp’16, Heidelberg, Germany, September 12, 2016.
  • Reviewer for papers submitted to the “18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services” (MobileHCI’16), 2016.
  • Reviewer for papers submitted to the “2016 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Designing Interactive Systems” (DIS’16), 2016.
  • Reviewer for posters and demos submitted to the “2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing” (UbiComp’15), 2015.
  • Program Committee member of the “3rd International Workshop on Human Activity Sensing Corpus and Its Application” (HASCA’15) as part of UbiComp’15, Osaka, Japan, September 8, 2015.
  • Reviewer for the “Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments”, October, 2014.
  • Program Committee member of the “2nd International Workshop on Human Activity Sensing Corpus and Its Application” (HASCA’14) as part of UbiComp’14, Seattle, USA, September 13, 2014.
  • Reviewer for papers submitted to the “12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia” (MUM’13), 2013.