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Healthcare in the Smart Home: A Study of Past, Present and Future
Ubiquitous or Pervasive Computing is an increasingly used term throughout the technology industry and is beginning to enter the consumer electronics space in its most recent form under the umbrella term: “Internet of ...
Situation, Activity and Goal Awareness in Ubiquitous Computing
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2012-05)
The paper is a visionary essay that introduces the background, elaborates the basic concepts and presents the authors' views and insights into SAGAware research in pervasive computing based on the latest state of the art ...
Managing Sensor Data in Ambient Assisted Living
(The Korean Institute of Information Scientists and Engineers, 2011-11)
The use of technology within the home has gained wide spread acceptance as one possible approach to be used in addressing the challenges of an ageing society. A number of rudimentary assistive solutions are now being ...
Animated Human-like Affective Agent Design for Virtual Environments
(Lambert Academic Publishing, 2012-09-25)
This book describes the architecture and methodology of building animated human-like interface agents that act as and interact with human users to accomplish tasks in dynamic, inhabited virtual worlds. By animated human-like ...
Data Mining in Pervasive Environments
this is a special issue describing the latest development of data mining techniques in pervasive computing.
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 ...
Towards a Principle-Based Technology-Enabled Approach to Supporting and Facilitating Self and Peer Assessment and Feedback
The Higher Education Academy’s first annual learning and teaching STEM conference will take place on 12 and 13 April 2012 at Imperial College London, one of the world's leading centres of excellence for teaching and research ...
Genetic Algorithm and Pure Random Search for Exosensor Distribution Optimisation
The positioning, amount(s) and field of view(s) of exosensors are a fundamental characteristic of a smart home environment. Contemporary smart home sensor distribution is aligned to either: a) a total coverage approach; ...