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Formal Modeling Techniques for Ambient Assisted Living
In the development of systems of ambient assisted living (AAL), formalized models and analysis techniques can provide a ground that makes development amenable to a systematic approach. We consider the following formal ...
Comparison of Fusion Methods Based on DST and DBN in Human Activity Recognition
Ambient assistive living environments require sophisticated information fusion and reasoning techniques to accurately identify activities of a person under care. In this paper, we explain, compare and discuss the application ...
Managing elders' wandering behavior using sensors-based solutions: A survey
Wandering is one of the most frequent, problematic, and injurious behaviors of elderly people with dementia. It often leads to negative consequences such as falling and getting lost. With increasing proliferation of sensing, ...
A Conceptual Framework for Supporting Adaptive Personalized Help-on-Demand Services
Mobile applications that encompass personalization and context-aware components are increasingly becoming more prevalent. The ability to offer personalized content and User Interfaces to the users of these applications, ...
Flexible and Customizable Visualization of Data Generated within Intelligent Environments
This paper outlines a tool for the visualization of data generated within Intelligent Environments. This tool has been designed with a focus on flexibility and customizability hence facilitating application to a range of ...
Human Positioning and Tracking using Colour Pattern Matching
The gold standard for detection and tracking of a human target in an indoor setting is Background Subtraction (BS). However BS has numerous problems when utilised indoors. Colour pattern matching may offer a viable and ...
Facilitating experience reuse: towards a task_based approach
(Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2010-06-22)
This paper proposes a task-based approach to facilitate experience reuse in knowledge-intensive work environments, such as the domain of Technical Support. We first present a real-world motivating scenario, product technical ...
Ontological User Profile Modelling for Personalization of Context-Aware Applications
Existing context-aware adaptation techniques are limited in their support for user personalization. There is relatively less developed research involving adaptive user modeling for user applications in the emerging areas ...
Situation Aware Cognitive Assistance in Smart Homes
(Rinton Press, 2010-09)
Smart Homes (SH) have emerged as a realistically viable solution capable of providing technology-driven assistive living for the elderly and disabled. Nevertheless, it still remains a challenge to provide situation-aware ...
Workshop overview for the international workshop on situation, activity and goal awareness
This report summarizes the International Workshop on Situation, Activity and Goal Awareness held at the 13th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing, on September 18 in Beijing, China.