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

Ambient Assisted Living and Daily Activities

6th International Work-Conference, IWAAL 2014, Belfast, UK, December 2-5, 2014, Proceedings

Editors: Pecchia, L., Chen, L., Nugent, C., Bravo, J. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Ambient Assisted Living, IWAAL 2014, held in Belfast, UK, in December 2014. The 42 full papers presented with 12 papers of the workshop WAGER 2014 and 10 papers of a special session HTA were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The focus of the papers is on following topics: ADL detection, recognition, classification; behavioural changes, coaching and education; AAL design and technical evaluation; expression, mood and speech recognition; health monitoring, risk prediction and assessment; localization; and user preferences, usability, AAL acceptance and adoption.

Table of contents (49 chapters)

  • X-Factor HMMs for Detecting Falls in the Absence of Fall-Specific Training Data

    Khan, Shehroz S. (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • A Thermal Data Simulation Tool for the Testing of Novel Approaches to Activity Recognition

    Synnott, Jonathan (et al.)

    Pages 10-13

  • Consolidation of Results amongst Undergraduate Occupational Therapist Students in Scoring of the Barthel ADL

    Martin, Elizabeth Sarah (et al.)

    Pages 14-17

  • KNX-Based Sensor Monitoring for User Activity Detection in AAL-environments

    Märker, Marcus (et al.)

    Pages 18-25

  • A Multiple Kernel Learning Based Fusion Framework for Real-Time Multi-View Action Recognition

    Gu, Feng (et al.)

    Pages 26-33

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $79.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-13104-7
  • 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 Daily Activities
Book Subtitle
6th International Work-Conference, IWAAL 2014, Belfast, UK, December 2-5, 2014, Proceedings
Editors
  • Leandro Pecchia
  • Liming Chen
  • Chris Nugent
  • Jose Bravo
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
8868
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-13105-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-13105-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-13104-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 423
Number of Illustrations and Tables
125 b/w illustrations
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