Michael Beigl

Author: Michael Beigl

Since 2010, Michael Beigl is Professor at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT, former University of Karlsruhe) and holds the chair position for Pervasive Computing Systems. He is also head of the TecO research group. Before he was Professor for Distributed and Ubiquitous Systems heading the DUS research group at the TU Braunschweig from 2006 to 2010 and visiting associate professor at Hide Tokuda Lab, Keio University, Japan in autum 2005. From 1996-2005 he was researcher and director of the TecO research group, University of Karlsruhe, where he obtained his PhD (Dr.-Ing)(2000) degree in computing on the topic of Ubiquitous Computing environments (Kommunikation in interaktiven Räumen). His research interests evolve around people and services at the center of communication and information technology, with specific interest in ubiquitous computing, self-organized collaboration, wireless sensor networks and communication, bridging ubiquitous computing systems using Web based Pervasive Computing technologies, novel information appliances and artefacts, location models and systems and in context awareness, recognition and prediction


Publication period start: 1996
Number of co-authors: 33


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Albert Krohn
Christian Decker
Hans-Werner Gellersen

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Hans-Werner Gellersen
Albrecht Schmidt
Brad A. Myers


Decker, Christian, Riedel, Till, Beigl, Michael, Krohn, Albert (2007): A file system for system programming in ubiquitous computing. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 11 (1) pp. 21-31. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00779-005-0060-5

Holmquist, Lars Erik, Gellersen, Hans-Werner, Kortuem, Gerd, Schmidt, Albrecht, Strohbach, Martin, Antifakos, Stavros, Michahelles, Florian, Schiele, Bernt, Beigl, Michael, Maze, Ramia (2004): Building Intelligent Environments with Smart-Its. In IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 24 (1) pp. 56-64. https://csdl.computer.org/comp/mags/cg/2004/01/g1056abs.htm

Beigl, Michael, Gellersen, Hans-Werner, Ungerer, Theo, Wolf, Lars C. (2003): Selected papers of the ARCS02 conference: an introduction. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 7 (2) pp. 81-81. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00779-003-0236-9

Myers, Brad A., Beigl, Michael (2003): Guest Editors\' Introduction: Handheld Computing. In IEEE Computer, 36 (9) pp. 27-29. https://csdl.computer.org/comp/mags/co/2003/09/r9027abs.htm

Beigl, Michael (2002): editorial: Special Issue on Location Modeling in Ubiquitous Computing. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 6 (5) pp. 311-312. https://springerlink.metapress.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&issn=1617-4917&volume=6&issue=5&spage=311

Beigl, Michael, Zimmer, Tobias, Decker, Christian (2002): A Location Model for Communicating and Processing of Context. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 6 (5) pp. 341-357. https://springerlink.metapress.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&issn=1617-4917&volume=6&issue=5&spage=341

Beigl, Michael (2000): MemoClip: A Location-Based Remembrance Appliance. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 4 (4) pp. 230-233. https://springerlink.metapress.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&issn=1617-4917&volume=4&issue=4&spage=230

Schmidt, Albrecht, Gellersen, Hans-Werner, Beigl, Michael (1999): Matching Information and Ambient Media. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 3 (4) pp. . https://

Schmidt, Albrecht, Beigl, Michael, Gellersen, Hans-Werner (1999): There is more to context than location. In Computers & Graphics, 23 (6) pp. 893-901. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0097-8493(99)00120-X

Beigl, Michael, Schmidt, Albrecht, Lauff, Markus, Gellersen, Hans-Werner (1998): The UbicompBrowser. In: Stephanidis, Constantine, Waern, Annika (eds.) Proceedings of the 4th ERCIM Workshop on User Interfaces for All October 19-21, 1998, Stockholm, Sweden. pp. 12. https://ui4all.ics.forth.gr/UI4ALL-98/beigl.pdf

Beigl, Michael, Rudisch, Rimbert (1996): System support for mobile computing. In Computers & Graphics, 20 (5) pp. 619-625. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0097-8493(96)00033-7

Früchtl, Michael, Kreuziger, Jürgen, Beigl, Michael (1997): Assistant for an Information Database. In: Golshani, Forouzan, Makki, Kia (eds.) Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management CIKM97 November 10-14, 1997, Las Vegas, Nevada. pp. 230-237. https://doi.acm.org/10.1145/266714.266903

Beigl, Michael (1999): Using Spatial Co-location for Coordination in Ubiquitous Computing Environments. In: Gellersen, Hans-Werner (eds.) Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing - First International Symposium - HUC99 September 27-29, 1999, Karlsruhe, Germany. pp. 259-273. https://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/1707/17070259.htm

Beigl, Michael (1999): Point & Click - Interaction in Smart Environments. In: Gellersen, Hans-Werner (eds.) Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing - First International Symposium - HUC99 September 27-29, 1999, Karlsruhe, Germany. pp. 311-313. https://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/1707/17070311.htm

Gellersen, Hans-Werner, Beigl, Michael, Krull, Holger (1999): The MediaCup: Awareness Technology Embedded in a Everyday Object. In: Gellersen, Hans-Werner (eds.) Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing - First International Symposium - HUC99 September 27-29, 1999, Karlsruhe, Germany. pp. 308-310. https://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/1707/17070308.htm

Beigl, Michael, Intille, Stephen S., Rekimoto, Jun, Tokuda, Hideyuki (eds.) UbiComp 2005 Ubiquitous Computing - 7th International Conference September 11-14, 2005, Tokyo, Japan.

Holmquist, Lars Erik, Mattern, Friedemann, Schiele, Bernt, Alahuhta, Petteri, Beigl, Michael, Gellersen, Hans-Werner (2001): Smart-Its Friends: A Technique for Users to Easily Establish Connections between Smart Art. In: Abowd, Gregory D., Brumitt, Barry, Shafer, Steven A. (eds.) Ubicomp 2001 Ubiquitous Computing - Third International Conference September 30 - October 2, 2001, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. pp. 116-122. https://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2201/22010116.htm

Beigl, Michael, Krohn, Albert, Zimmer, Tobias, Decker, Christian, Robinson, Philip (2003): AwareCon: Situation Aware Context Communication. In: Dey, Anind K., Schmidt, Albrecht, McCarthy, Joseph F. (eds.) UbiComp 2003 Ubiquitous Computing - 5th International Conference October 12-15, 2003, Seattle, WA, USA. pp. 132-139. https://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2864/28640132.htm

Beigl, Michael, Gellersen, Hans-Werner, Streitz, Norbert A. (2001): Mensch-Computer-Interaktion in allgegenwärtigen Informationssystemen. In: Oberquelle, Horst, Oppermann, Reinhard, Krause, Jürgen (eds.) Mensch and Computer 2001 March 5-8, 2001, Bad Honnef, Germany. https://mc.informatik.uni-hamburg.de/konferenzbaende/mc2001/W9.pdf

Decker, Christian, Beigl, Michael, Krohn, Albert, Robinson, Philip, Kubach, Uwe (2004): eSeal - A System for Enhanced Electronic Assertion of Authenticity and Integrity. In: Ferscha, Alois, Mattern, Friedemann (eds.) PERVASIVE 2004 - Pervasive Computing, Second International Conference April 21-23, 2004, Vienna, Austria. pp. 254-268. https://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/3001/30010254.htm

Krohn, Albert, Zimmer, Tobias, Beigl, Michael, Decker, Christian (2005): Collaborative Sensing in a Retail Store Using Synchronous Distributed Jam Signalling. In: Gellersen, Hans-Werner, Want, Roy, Schmidt, Albrecht (eds.) PERVASIVE 2005 - Pervasive Computing, Third International Conference May 8-13, 2005, Munich, Germany. pp. 237-254. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11428572_15

Ding, Yong, Schmidtke, Hedda R., Beigl, Michael (2010): Beyond context-awareness: context prediction in an industrial application. In: Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Uniquitous Computing , 2010, . pp. 401-402. https://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1864431.1864457

Miyaki, Takashi, Ding, Yong, Banitalebi, Behnam, Beigl, Michael (2011): Things that hover: interaction with tiny battery-less robots on desktop. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 531-540. https://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1979742.1979624