Shivakant Mishra


Professor and Associate Chair

Department of Computer Science

University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA.


B.Tech. Computer Science & Engineering, IIT Bombay

Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Arizona

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Research Interests

Mobile Social Networks

Pervasive Computing

Dependable Systems

Distributed Computing

Wireless Sensor Networks


Recent Publications


K. Alanezi, R. Rafiq, L. Chen and S. Misha. “Leveraging BLE and Social Trust to Enable Mobile In Situ Collaborations”. In the Proceedings of the 11th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication (IMCOM 2017), Beppu, Japan (January 2017).


J. Ahn, A. Mysore, K. Zybko, C. Krumm, S. Thokala, X. Xing, M. Lian, R. Han, S. Mishra and T. Hobbs. “WildSense: Monitoring Interactions among Wild Deer in Harsh Outdoor Environments Using a Delay-Tolerant WSN”. Hindawi Journal of Sensors, Volume 2016 (2016).


S. Li and S. Mishra. “Optimizing power consumption in multicore smartphones”. Elsevier Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 95, September 2016.


H. Hosseinmardi, R. Rafiq, R. Han, Q. Lv and S. Mishra. “Prediction of Cyberbullying Incidents in a Media-based Social Network”. In the 2016 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2016), San Francisco, CA (August 2016).


M. Roshanaei and S. Mishra. “Studying the Attributes of Users in Twitter Considering Their Emotional States”. Springer Social Network Analysis and Mining, 5(34), December 2015.


K. Alanezi, X. Zhou, L. Chen and S. Mishra. “Panorama: A Framework to Support Collaborative Context Monitoring on Co-Located Mobile Devices”. In the 7th EAI International Conference on Mobile Computing, Applications and Services (MobiCASE 2015), Berlin, Germany (November 2015).


J. Ahn, J. Williamson, M. Gartrell, R. Han, Q. Lv and S. Mishra. “Supporting Healthy Grocery Shopping via Mobile Augmented Reality”. ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications. Special issue on Smartphone-based Interactive Technologies, Systems and Applications. Volume 12, Issue 1s, October 2015.


R. Rafiq, H. Hosseinmardi, S. Mattson, R. Han, Q. Lv and S. Mishra. “Careful What You Share in Six Seconds: Detecting Cyberbullying Instances in Vine”. In the 2015 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2015), Paris, France (August 2015).


S. Li and S. Mishra. “A Middleware for Power Management in Multicore Smartphones”. In the 12th EAI International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (Mobiquitous 2015), Coimbra, Portugal (July 2015).


M. Gartrell, K. Alanezi, L. Tian, R. Han, Q. Lv and S. Mishra. “Mobile Group Recommendation: Understanding Group Dynamics and Design Challenges”. A poster at the 16th International Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile 2015), Santa Fe, NM (February 2015).



CSCI 5673: Distributed Systems


Contact Information

            Phone: (303)492-4686.
            Fax: (303)492-2844.