Tim Wark

Tim Wark

Transformational Capability Platform Leader - Sensors and Sensor Networks

Contact

QCAT
1 Technology Ct
Pullenvale QLD 4069

Tel: 61 7 3327 4042
Fax: 61 7 3327 4455
Email

Themes

  • Sensors and Sensor Networks
  • Pervasive Computing

Projects

  • In-network Processing
  • Sensor Network Platform Technologies

Biography

Tim joined CSIRO in 2004 and during the past eight years has undertaken a range of research around sensing and sensor networks and held various leadership roles including Group Leader for Pervasive Computing and Theme Leader for National Security Technology Partnerships. He held a Visiting Scientist appointment at University of California Berkeley in 2009 and recently was lead within the DP&S Flagship for the technology transfer of CSIRO's 3D mapping research. Currently he leads the Sensors and Sensor Networks Transformational Capability Platform - a large, multidisciplinary program aimed at transforming data-driven science. Tim is an Adjunct Professor at the Queensland University of Technology and is a Senior Member of the IEEE.

Recent Professional Experience

2012-now Transformational Capability Platform Leader - Sensors and Sensor Networks
2011-2012 Theme Leader, National Security Technologies, Digital Productivity Portfolio
2010-2011 Research Group Leader, Pervasive Computing, Autonomous Systems Laboratory, ICT Centre
2009-2010 Principal Research Scientist, Autonomous Systems Laboratory, ICT Centre
2009-2009 Visiting Scholar, University of California Berkeley
2007-2009 Team Leader, Autonomous Systems Laboratory, ICT Centre
2005-2007 Project Leader, Autonomous Systems Laboratory, ICT Centre
2004-2005 Senior Research Scientist, E-Health Research Centre, ICT Centre
2003-2004 Senior Research Engineer, Canon Information Systems Research Australia (CISRA)
2001-2003 Research Engineer, Canon Information Systems Research Australia (CISRA)

Achievements & Awards

2009 iAward in Research and Development (QLD category)
2008 Julius Career Award, CSIRO

Science Citizenship

2010 Guest Editor, Advances in Environmental Sensor Networks", IJERPH
2010 Steering Committee, ISSNIP
2010 Technical Program Committee, IEEE International Conference on Sensor Networks, Ubiquitous, and Trustworthy Computing
2009 Technical Program Committee for ACM/IEEE IPSN (IP Track)
2009 Area Editor for IEEE International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics
2009 Chair for ISSNIP Symposium on Audio/Visual Processing in Sensor Networks
2009 Technical Program Committee for ISSNIP Symposium - Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Large-scale Wireless Sensor Networks (2009)
2008 Technical Program Committee for Audio-Visual Speech Processing (AVSP) 2008
2008 Area Chair, IEEE SMC
2008 Program Committee International Conference on Audio Video Speech Processing (AVSP)
2007 Symposium Chair, Third International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing, Melbourne (ISSNIP)
2007 Session Chair, Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN), Boston
2007 TPC for Third International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing, Melbourne
2007 Program Commitee, DG/SUM'07, Melbourne