Electricity, water, and natural gas consumption of a residential house in Canada from 2012 to 2014

Today my latest journal paper was published in Nature’s Scientific Data. Titled Electricity, water, and natural gas consumption of a residential house in Canada from 2012 to 2014 it discusses the release of AMPds v2. Thanks to my co-authors Bradley Ellert, Ivan V. Bajic, and Fred Popowich for all their contributions and feedback. Here is the paper… Read More

Earlier 2010 House Dataset on Harvard Dataverse

Last night I stumbled upon Harvard Dataverse. I decided to sign up and upload one of my early datasets. This dataset 2010 ZigBee Sensor Data Collected From a House (in Vancouver, Canada) Dataset contains power meter, ambient light, and ambient temperature sensors readings; including weather and daylight data. Sensor readings are at 15 minute intervals for about 8… Read More

IEEE Signal Processing Society Summer School: Machine Learning for Big Data

I will be attending the IEEE Signal Processing Society Summer School on Signal Processing and Machine Learning for Big Data. It will be held at UBC from July 29, 2014 to August 1, 2014. From the website: Humans, machines and sensors collectively generate an enormous amount of data on a daily basis. The fact that much of… Read More

Research Website Update and AMPds Year 2

I decided to update my NILM research website today. I added my NILM publications. Hopefully in the next month I can add some algorithm accuracy results to the website, too. One other thing to note is that come April 1 (2014) I will be making available a second year’s worth of data for AMPds. I… Read More

Published New Dataset

  I have been working very hard on my Depth Exam lately and have not had a chance to post much. Until today, when I decided that I wanted to publicly make available a 2010 dataset of a monitored home for use in research on load disaggregation, NILM (non-intrusinve load monitoring or NIALM), Smart Homes, and… Read More

New Consumption Report

So I have finally had a chance to update the My Smart Home: Consumption Report to reflect readings from the new DENT  PowerScout 18 meters and a new database design. Checkout: http://makonin.com/report_consumption.html. Related articles Branch Circuit Power Metering (eco-sustain.org)