Publications

2015

José Alcalá, Oliver Parson, Alex RogersDetecting Anomalies in Activities of Daily Living of Elderly Residents via Energy Disaggregation and Cox ProcessesIn: 2nd ACM International Conference on Embedded Systems For Energy-Efficient Built Environments (BuildSys), Seoul, South Korea. 2015.

Oliver Parson, Grant Fisher, April Hersey, Nipun Batra, Jack Kelly, Amarjeet Singh, William Knottenbelt, Alex RogersDataport and NILMTK: A Building Data Set Designed for Non-intrusive Load Monitoring. In: 1st International Symposium on Signal Processing Applications in Smart Buildings at 3rd IEEE Global Conference on Signal & Information Processing, Orlando, FL, USA, 14-16 December, 2015.

Matteo Venanzi, Oliver Parson, Alex Rogers, Nick JenningsThe ActiveCrowdToolkit: An Open-Source Tool for Benchmarking Active Learning Algorithms for Crowdsourcing Research. In: Conference on Human Computation & Crowdsourcing, San Diego, CA, USANovember 8-11, 2015.

2014

Davide Zilli, Oliver Parson, Geoff V Merrett, Alex Rogers. A Hidden Markov Model-Based Acoustic Cicada Detector for Crowdsourced Smartphone Biodiversity Monitoring. In: Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, 51, 805-827, 2014.

Jack Kelly, Nipun Batra, Oliver Parson, Haimonti Dutta, William Knottenbelt, Alex Rogers, Amarjeet Singh, Mani Srivastava. NILMTK v0.2: A Non-intrusive Load Monitoring Toolkit for Large Scale Data Sets (Best demo award). In: 1st ACM International Conference on Embedded Systems For Energy-Efficient Buildings (BuildSys), Memphis, TN, USA. 2014. [demo]

Oliver Parson, Siddhartha Ghosh, Mark Weal, Alex Rogers. An Unsupervised Training Method for Non-intrusive Appliance Load Monitoring. In: Artificial Intelligence, 217, 1–19. 2014. [code, github]

Oliver Parson, Mark Weal, Alex Rogers. A Scalable Non-intrusive Load Monitoring System for Fridge-Freezer Energy Efficiency Estimation. In: 2nd International Workshop on Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring. Austin, TX, USA. 2014. [demo]

Nipun Batra, Jack Kelly, Oliver Parson, Haimonti Dutta, William Knottenbelt, Alex Rogers, Amarjeet Singh, Mani Srivastava. NILMTK: An Open Source Toolkit for Non-intrusive Load Monitoring. In: 5th International Conference on Future Energy Systems (ACM e-Energy), Cambridge, UK. 2014. [github]

Oliver Parson. Unsupervised Training Methods for Non-intrusive Appliance Load Monitoring from Smart Meter Data. PhD thesis, University of Southampton, UK. 2014.

2013

Davide Zilli, Oliver Parson, Geoff V Merrett, Alex Rogers. A Hidden Markov Model-Based Acoustic Cicada Detector for Crowdsourced Smartphone Biodiversity Monitoring (Outstanding student paper). In: 23rd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Beijing, China. 2013.

Sarvapali Ramchurn, Michael Osborne, Oliver Parson, Sasan Maleki, Talal Rahwan, Trung Dong Huynh, Steve Reece, Muddasser Alam, Joel Fischer, Greg Hines, Enrico Costanza, Luc Moreau, Tom Rodden. AgentSwitch: Towards Smart Energy Tariff Selection. In: 12th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems. Saint Paul, MN, USA. 2013.

Joel Fischer, Sarvapali Ramchurn, Michael Osborne, Oliver Parson, Trung Dong Huynh, Muddasser Alam, Nadia Pantidi, Stuart Moran, Kaled Bachour, Steve Reece, Enrico Costanza, Tom Rodden, Nicholas Jennings. Recommending Energy Tariffs and Load Shifting Based on Smart Household Usage Profiling. In: International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces. Santa Monica, CA, USA. 2013.

2012

Oliver Parson, Siddhartha Ghosh, Mark Weal, Alex Rogers. Non-intrusive Load Monitoring using Prior Models of General Appliance Types [Extended Abstract]. In: 1st International Workshop on Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring. Pittsburgh, PA, USA. 2012.

Oliver Parson, Siddhartha Ghosh, Mark Weal, Alex Rogers. Non-intrusive Load Monitoring using Prior Models of General Appliance Types. In: 26th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Toronto, Canada. 2012. [code]

2011

Oliver Parson, Siddhartha Ghosh, Mark Weal, Alex Rogers. Using Hidden Markov Models for Iterative Non-intrusive Appliance Monitoring. In: Neural Information Processing Systems, workshop on Machine Learning for Sustainability. Sierra Nevada, Spain, 2011.