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Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Ambient Assisted Living and Active Aging

5th International Work-Conference, IWAAL 2013, Carrillo, Costa Rica, December 2-6, 2013, Proceedings

Editors: Nugent, Chris, Coronato, Antonio, Bravo, Jose (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Ambient Assisted Living, IWAAL 2013, held in Carillo, Costa Rica, in December 2013. The 13 full papers and 7 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 23 submissions. The focus of the papers is on following topics: AAL environments, user interaction and assistive solutions, sensing and activity recognition and key application domains.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • A Knowledge Based Framework to Support Active Aging at Home Based Environments

    Valero, Miguel Ángel (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • Mobile Based Prompted Labeling of Large Scale Activity Data

    Cleland, Ian (et al.)

    Pages 9-17

  • Mobile NFC vs Touchscreen Based Interaction: Architecture Proposal and Evaluation

    Curiel, Pablo (et al.)

    Pages 18-25

  • A Database-Centric Architecture for Home-Based Health Monitoring

    Morais, Wagner O. (et al.)

    Pages 26-34

  • Improving Health Services Using Cloud Computing, Big Data and Wireless Sensors

    Páez, Diego Gachet (et al.)

    Pages 35-38

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-03092-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $79.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-03091-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ambient Assisted Living and Active Aging
Book Subtitle
5th International Work-Conference, IWAAL 2013, Carrillo, Costa Rica, December 2-6, 2013, Proceedings
Editors
  • Chris Nugent
  • Antonio Coronato
  • Jose Bravo
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
8277
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-03092-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-03092-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-03091-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 137
Number of Illustrations and Tables
44 b/w illustrations
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