Pending Publications

R. Przybyla, H.-Y. Tang, S. Shelton, D. Horsley, and B. Boser, "3D Ultrasonic Gesture Recognition," to appear in Proc. International Solid State Circuits Conference 2014, San Francisco, CA, 9-13 February 2014. Session 12, Paper 1: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 8:30am.

Press

Holy Innovation, Batman: Using bat-like sonar, UC researchers
develop way to control smartwatches with a wave of your hand

California Magazine, Nov. 14, 2013.

New Chip to Detect Gestures in Front of Tiny Wearable Screens

Singularity Hub, Nov. 14, 2013.

Microchip Developed by UC Researchers
Allows Hands-Free use of Electronic Devices

The Daily Californian, Nov. 12, 2013.

A Gestural Interface for Smart Watches

MIT Technology Review, Nov. 1, 2013.

Follow on articles:

Phys.org Nov. 1, 2013

Gizmodo Nov. 1, 2013

TG Daily Nov. 1, 2013

Digital Trends Nov. 1, 2013

Silicon Angle Nov. 4, 2013

Communications of the ACM Nov. 4, 2013

Compulenta(Russian) Nov. 1, 2013

GGSoku(Japanese) Nov. 2, 2013

MIT Technology Review(Spanish) Nov. 5, 2013

Axxon Noticias(Spanish) Nov. 1, 2013

Tekniikka & Talous (Finnish) Nov. 5, 2013

The Biz Loft(Italian) Nov. 5, 2013

ifanr(Chinese) Nov. 4, 2013

NU nl(Dutch) Nov. 1, 2013

Journal Articles

R. Przybyla, S. Shelton, A. Guedes, I. Izyumin, M. Kline, D. Horsley, and B. Boser, "In-Air Rangefinding with an AlN Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasound Transducer," IEEE Sensors Journal, vol.11, no.11, pp.2690-2697, Nov. 2011.

Conference Publications

R. Przybyla, S. Shelton, A. Guedes, R. Krigel, D. Horsley, and B. Boser, "In-air Ultrasonic Rangefinding and Angle Estimation using an Array of AlN Micromachined Transducers," in Proc. Hilton Head Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop 2012, 3-7 June 2012, pp. 50-53.

S. Shelton, A. Guedes, R. Przybyla, R. Krigel, D. Horsley, and B. Boser, "Aluminum Nitride Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasound Transducer Arrays," in Proc. Hilton Head Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Workshop 2012, 3-7 June 2012, pp. 291-294.

R. Przybyla, A. Flynn, V. Jain, S. Shelton, A. Guedes, I. Izyumin, D. Horsley, and B. Boser, "A Micromechanical Ultrasonic Distance Sensor With >1 Meter Range," in Proc. Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Conference (TRANSDUCERS) 2011, pp.2070-2073, Beijing, China, 5-9 June 2011.

R. Przybyla, S. Shelton, A. Guedes, I. Izyumin, M. Kline, D. Horsley, and B. Boser, "An ultrasonic rangefinder based on an AlN piezoelectric micromachined ultrasound transducer," in Proc. IEEE Sensors 2010, Nov. 2010, pp. 2417-2421.

A. Guedes, S. Shelton, R. Przybyla, I. Izyumin, B. Boser, and D. Horsley, "Aluminum nitride pMUT based on a flexurally-suspended membrane," in Proc. Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Conference (TRANSDUCERS) 2011, pp.2062-2065, Beijing, China, 5-9 June 2011.

S. Shelton, M.-L. Chan, H. Park, D. Horsley, B. Boser, I. Izyumin, R. Przybyla, T.Frey, M. Judy, K. Nunan, F. Sammoura, and K. Yang, "CMOS-compatible AlN piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducers," in Proc. IEEE Ultrasonics Symp. 2009, Oct. 2009, pp. 402-405.

G. Vigevani, R. Przybyla, T.-T. Yen, C.-M. Lin, A. Guedes, J. Kuypers, A. Pisano, "Characterization of a Single Port Aluminum Nitride Tuning Fork," in Proc. IEEE Ultrasonics Symp. 2010, Oct. 2010.