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Smart Sensors, Measurement and Instrumentation

Sensors for Everyday Life

Healthcare Settings

Editors: Postolache, O.A., Mukhopadhyay, S.C., Jayasundera, K.P., Swain, A.K. (Eds.)

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  • Describes novel sensors and sensing systems developed for biomedical and healthcare settings
  • Covers a broad range of applications of different types of sensors used in everyday life
  • Gathers research contributions by experts from around the globe
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Sensors were developed to detect and quantify structures and functions of human body as well as to gather information from the environment in order to optimize the efficiency, cost-effectiveness and quality of healthcare services as well as to improve health and quality of life. This book offers an up-to-date overview of the concepts, modeling, technical and technological details and practical applications of different types of sensors. It also discusses the trends for the next generation of sensors and systems for healthcare settings. It is aimed at researchers and graduate students in the field of healthcare technologies, as well as academics and industry professionals involved in developing sensing systems for human body structures and functions, and for monitoring activities and health.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • FPGA Based Smart System for Non Invasive Blood Glucose Sensing Using Photoplethysmography and Online Correction of Motion Artifact

    Pages 1-21

    Ramasahayam, Swathi (et al.)

  • Sensing System for Bone Health Monitoring

    Pages 23-44

    Afsarimanesh, N. (et al.)

  • Cavitas Sensors (Soft Contact Lens Type Biosensor, Mouth-Guard Type Sensor, etc.) for Daily Medicine

    Pages 45-65

    Arakawa, Takahiro (et al.)

  • Development of Novel Image Sensor for Root Canal Observation

    Pages 67-85

    Fujimoto, Masataka (et al.)

  • Frame-by-Frame Speech Signal Processing and Recognition for FPGA Devices

    Pages 87-102

    Nakayama, Masashi (et al.)

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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $199.99
price for USA in USD
Softcover $139.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sensors for Everyday Life
Book Subtitle
Healthcare Settings
Editors
  • Octavian Adrian Postolache
  • Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
  • Krishanthi P. Jayasundera
  • Akshya K. Swain
Series Title
Smart Sensors, Measurement and Instrumentation
Series Volume
22
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-47319-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-47319-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-47318-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-83709-3
Series ISSN
2194-8402
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 287
Number of Illustrations
55 b/w illustrations, 152 illustrations in colour
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