AmIHomCare: AAL System for Elderly and Disabled People Indoor Assistance
This paper presents a complex ambient intelligent system designed to monitor and assist human subjects at their residence. Unlike other proposed systems, AmIHomCare will monitor the vital signs of the patient or elderly people in attempt to identify a potential dangerous situation and it is also capable to control environmental parameters in order to ensure a personalized environment for the user. The system offers several other functions: access control to some restricted areas based on biometric recognition, gesture and object identification based on image retrieval and processing, mobile robot assistance, real time processing of data gathered from sensors, data logging and archiving, communication with a remote call center, automatic alerts sending capabilities.
Provided by: University of Bucharest Topic: Mobility Date Added: Jul 2011 Format: PDF