Bahen Centre 1180
40 St. George Street
Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering
Electrical Engineering University of Washington
Prof. Patel’s research interests are in the areas of human-computer interaction, ubiquitous computing, sensor-enabled embedded systems, and user interface technology. His particular focus is on developing easy- to-deploy sensing technologies and approaches for activity recognition and energy monitoring applications. In 2009, Prof. Patel received a TR-35 award and in 2010 he was named top innovator of the year by Seattle Business Magazine. In 2011, Prof. Patel was named a MacArthur Foundation Fellow. He also received a 2011 Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship and, in 2012, an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellowship.