Kåre Synnes
Kåre Synnes

Kåre Synnes

Luleå tekniska universitet
Distribuerade datorsystem
Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik
A3305a Luleå

Associate Professor in Pervasive and Mobile Computing

Kåre Synnes is a professor in Pervasive and Mobile Computing. He is doing research in the areas of pervasive computing and multimedia communication, often with an application within eHealth. He is an affiliated researcher at the Centre for Distance-spanning Technology (CDT).

He started his studies at Luleå University of Technology in 1988 and completed a masters degree in computer science in 1995. During this period he also did his military training and is today a captain the reserve. He then worked at Ericsson Erisoft before returning to post graduate studies which led to a PhD degree in 2002.

Kåre has since 2002 been employed at Luleå University of Technology, where he had roles such as program coordinator, division head and vice prefect.  He has since 1995 been involved in European projects such as FP4 MATES, FP5 Roxy, FP5 MediaSite, FP5 MobiHealth, FP6 CogKnow, FP6 Laboranova, FP7 AAliance, FP7 Dem@Care and FP7 Wattalyst. He has also acted as an expert/reviewer for European projects and proposals since 2009.

Kåre Synnes is also a cofounder of the IST Prize winner Marratech AB, a direct result of the FP4 MATES project, which was acquired by Google in May 2007 to form the basis for Google+ Hangouts.


Kapitel i bok, del av antologi

User-Centric Social Interaction for Digital Cities (2017)

Synnes. K, Kranz. M, Rana. J, Schelén. O
Ingår i: User-Centric Social Interaction for Digital Cities

Improving the Quality of User Generated Data Sets for Activity Recognition (2016)

Nugent. C, Synnott. J, Celeste. G, Zhang. S, Espinella. M, Calzada. A, et al.
Ingår i: Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence, 10th International Conference, UCAmI 2016, San Bartolomé de Tirajana, Gran Canaria, Spain, November 29 – December 2, 2016, Part II, s. 104-110, Springer, 2016
Artikel i tidskrift

Controlled viral distribution of digital media based on analysis of ego-centric networks (2015)

Rana. J, Synnes. K, Kristiansson. J
International Journal of Social Computing and Cyber-Physical Systems, ISSN: 2040-0721
Artikel i tidskrift

Ad-hoc Social Network Formation for Tailored Collaboration in Shared Spaces (2015)

Rana. J, Synnes. K, Kristiansson. J
International Journal of Social Computing and Cyber-Physical Systems, ISSN: 2040-0721

A Collaborative Patient-Carer Interface for Generating Home Based Rules for Self-Management (2015)

Beattie. M, Hallberg. J, Nugent. C, Synnes. K, Cleland. I, Lee. S
Ingår i: Smart Homes and Health Telematics, 12th International Conference, ICOST 2014, Denver, CO, USA, June 25-27, 2014, Revised Papers, s. 93-102, Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology/Springer Verlag, 2015