Intelligent and Autonomous Systems Lab

Intelligent and Autonomous Systems Lab

Computer Science Department, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences, University of California, Irvine

Sharon L.G. Contreras

Ph.D. Candidate (NetSys)

Research Interests:

  • Edge Computing
  • Embedded Systems
  • Autonomous Driving

Email: sladrond@uci.edu


  • 2020 – Master of Sciene in Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California (USC), USA
  • 2017 – B.S. in Telematics Engineering, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM), Mexico
  • 2016 – B.S. in Computer Engineering, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM), Mexico


  1. Matteo Mendula and Paolo Bellavista; Marco Levorato and Sharon L.G. Contrera. Furcifer: a Context Adaptive Middleware for Real-world Object Detection exploiting Local, Edge, and Split Computing in the Cloud Continuum. (Percom 24), 2024
  2. Sharon L.G. Contreras, Marco Levorato. Context-Aware Heterogeneous Task Scheduling for Multi-Layered Systems”. 24th International Symposium on a World Wireless, Mobile, and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM 23), 2023
  3. Lianides, A., Chan, I., Ismail, M., Harshbarger, I., Levorato, M., Callegaro, D., and LG. Contreras, S. (2022, May). 3D Object Detection for Aerial Platforms via Edge Computing: An Experimental Evaluation.18th International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS), 2022.
  4. S. L.G. Contreras, M. Clark, A. Vega, J.D. Wellman, P. Bose, P. Dutta, Mixed Reality Visualization in Autonomotive SDR Networks.GNU Radio Conference (2021). Poster.
  5. G. S. Ramachandran, S. L. Contreras, and B. Krishnamachari, Publish-Pay-Subscribe Protocol for Payment-driven Edge Computing, in 2nd USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Edge Computing (HotEdge 19). Renton, WA: USENIX Association, Jul. 2019.