Smart home: recognition of activities of elderly for 24/7; coverage issues

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A smart home has been designed and developed to monitor elderly people who lives alone and needs assistance to perform their daily living activities. The system monitors different activities of the elderly and determine the wellness of the person. It is a challenge to recognize different activities of the elderly over 24 hours for the seven days a week. The coverage issues in terms of monitoring the elderly are discussed in the paper.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages10
JournalInternational Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventInternational Conference on Sensing Technology (8th : 2014) - Liverpool, United Kingdom
Duration: 2 Sep 20144 Sep 2014

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  • Wireless Sensor network
  • Smart Home
  • Elderly people


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